WorldCat Identities

Simons, Paullina 1963-

Overview
Works: 175 works in 995 publications in 18 languages and 14,429 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Romance fiction  History  Historical fiction  Detective and mystery fiction  Domestic fiction  Thrillers (Fiction)  Bildungsromans  War fiction  Time-travel fiction 
Roles: Author, Contributor, Creator
Classifications: PZ7.1.S563, 813.54
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Paullina Simons
 
Most widely held works by Paullina Simons
The bronze horseman : a novel by Paullina Simons( Book )

78 editions published between 2000 and 2019 in 15 languages and held by 1,717 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tatiana and Dasha Metanov are two sisters sharing a cramped apartment with their brother and parents in Stalin's Russia when Tatiana meets and falls in love with Alexander, "an officer in the Red Army whose self-confidence sets him apart from most Russian men and helps to conceal a mysterious and troubled past."--Jacket
Red leaves by Paullina Simons( Book )

50 editions published between 1996 and 2018 in 7 languages and held by 1,226 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young police officer investigates the death of a woman student in a New England college whose body was found in a snowbank. Why did her three nearest and dearest friends, to whom she left several million dollars, not report her disappearance?
Tully by Paullina Simons( Book )

55 editions published between 1994 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 1,178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of a rebellious girl coping with adolescence. The locale is Topeka, Kansas, and the novel chronicles the girl's efforts to rise above her poverty and her low class origins. A tale of child abuse, incest, abortion and adultery
The summer garden by Paullina Simons( Book )

54 editions published between 2005 and 2018 in 9 languages and held by 1,042 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Through years of war and devastation, Tatiana and Alexander suffered the worst the twentieth century had to offer. Reunited in America, they now have a son and a strong love. But with the Cold War rising, dark forces at work in their adopted country threaten their lives, their family, and their hard-won peace
Tatiana and Alexander : a novel by Paullina Simons( Book )

67 editions published between 2003 and 2018 in 8 languages and held by 988 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tatiana is eighteen, pregnant, and widowed when she escapes war-torn Leningrad to find a new life in America. Oceans away in the Soviet Union, Alexander has escaped execution-- and is determined to take his men through the ruins of Europe in one last desperate bid to escape Stalin's death machine and somehow find his way to Tatiana once again
The girl in Times Square by Paullina Simons( Book )

44 editions published between 2003 and 2017 in 6 languages and held by 908 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When her roommate and best friend disappears without a trace, New York college student Lily finds herself drawn to the detective investigating the case, until she finds answers that challenge everything she knows about herself
Eleven hours by Paullina Simons( Book )

33 editions published between 1998 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 776 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A woman nine months pregnant is abducted from a shopping mall by a man who wants her baby. The novel describes the woman's terror as the spasms begin, the man planning to kill her after she gives birth
Children of liberty by Paullina Simons( Book )

21 editions published between 2012 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 616 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At the turn of the century and the dawning of the modern world, the fortunes and future of the Barringtons and Attavianos become intertwined, on a collision course between the old and the new, between what is expected and what is desired, what is chosen and what is bestowed, what is given and what is taken away
A song in the daylight by Paullina Simons( Book )

17 editions published between 2009 and 2018 in English and Polish and held by 552 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Larissa has everything--a handsome husband, great kids, and a big house--but she feels unfulfilled until she meets and has an affair with a charismatic stranger that forces her to rethink all that she has come to believe
Bellagrand by Paullina Simons( Book )

17 editions published between 2013 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 548 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Italian immigrant Gina, independent, compassionate and strong, desperately wants a family. Boston blue-blood Harry, idealistic and political, wants to create a better world. Bound together by tormented passion, they rail, rage, and break each other's hearts, only to come face to face with a stark final choice that will forever determine their destiny. Their journey takes them through four decades and two continents, through triumph and turmoil, from the wooden planks of the troubled immigrant town of Lawrence, Massachusetts, to the marble halls and secret doors of a mystical place called Bellagrand
Lone star by Paullina Simons( Book )

26 editions published between 2015 and 2017 in 6 languages and held by 543 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Life isn't about the destination, but the journey ... Chloe is eager to drink in the sights and sounds of the Old World as she embarks on a European adventure with her closest friends. Buried in the treasures of the fledgling post-Communist world, Chloe finds a charming American vagabond named Johnny, who carries a guitar, an easy smile - and a lifetime of secrets. As she and her unlikely travelling companions traverse the continent, a train trip becomes a treacherous journey into Europe's and Johnny's darkest past - a journey that shatters Chloe's future plans and puts in jeopardy everything she thought she wanted. From Treblinka to Trieste, from Carnikava to Krakow, the lovers and friends crack the facade that sustains their lifelong bonds to expose their truest, deepest desires and discover only one thing that's certain: whether or not they reach their destination, their lives will never be the same
The tiger catcher : a novel by Paullina Simons( Book )

16 editions published in 2019 in 3 languages and held by 469 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Young and handsome, Julian lives a charmed life in Los Angeles. His world is turned upside down by a love affair with Josephine, a mysterious young woman who takes him by storm. But she is not what she seems, carrying secrets that tear them apart--perhaps forever"--
Road to paradise by Paullina Simons( Book )

20 editions published between 2003 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 445 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's 1981 and Shelby Sloane gets a canary yellow Mustang convertible as a graduation present. She plans an odyssey to find her mother who left her many years earlier. When Shelby's former best friend Gina asks to come along, Shelby reluctantly agrees. And so the two girls, who at eighteen think they know everything, are about to set out to find out how much they don't know
I love my baby because ... by Paullina Simons( Book )

9 editions published between 2011 and 2015 in English and held by 356 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A loving mother celebrates everything her exuberant toddler can do throughout the course of a typical day, from getting dressed and feeding herself to snuggling up for bedtime stories
Inexpressible Island by Paullina Simons( Book )

11 editions published between 2019 and 2020 in English and Polish and held by 279 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Julian has lost everything he ever loved and is almost out of time. His life and death struggle against fate offers him one last chance to do the impossible and save the woman to whom he is permanently bound. Together, Julian and Josephine must wage war against the relentless dark force that threatens to destroy them. This fight will take everything they have and everything they are as they try once more to give each other their unfinished lives back. As time runs out for the star-crossed lovers, Julian learns that fate has one last cruel trick in store for them - and that even a man who has lost everything still has something left to lose."--Publisher description
A beggar's kingdom by Paullina Simons( Book )

12 editions published between 2019 and 2020 in English and Polish and held by 240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Is there a fate beyond the fates? Julian has failed Josephine once. Despite grave danger and impossible odds, he is determined to do the unimaginable and try again to save the woman he loves. What follows is a love story like no other as the doomed lovers embark on an incredible adventure across time and space. Racing through history and against the merciless clock, they face countless dangers and deadly enemies. Living amid beauty and ecstasy, bloodshed and betrayal, each time they court and cheat death brings Julian and Josephine closer to an unthinkable sacrifice and a confrontation with the harshest master of all...destiny. "--Publisher description
Red leaves by Paullina Simons( Recording )

16 editions published between 1996 and 2017 in English and held by 195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young police officer investigates the death of a woman student in a New England college whose body was found in a snowbank. Why did her three nearest and dearest friends, to whom she left several million dollars, not report her disappearance?
The bronze horseman : a love story by Paullina Simons( Recording )

29 editions published between 2001 and 2016 in English and held by 179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The golden skies, the translucent twilight, the white nights, all hold the promise of youth, of love, of eternal renewal. The war has not yet touched this city of fallen grandeur, or the lives of two sisters, Tatiana and Dasha Metanova, who share a single room in a cramped apartment with their brother and parents. Their world is turned upside down when Hitler's armies attack Russia and begin their unstoppable blitz to Leningrad. Yet there is light in the darkness. Tatiana meets Alexander, a brave young officer in the Red Army. Strong and self-confident, yet guarding a mysterious and troubled past, he is drawn to Tatiana--and she to him. Starvation, desperation, and fear soon grip their city during the terrible winter of the merciless German siege. Tatiana and Alexander's impossible love threatens to tear the Metanova family apart and expose the dangerous secret Alexander so carefully protects--a secret as devastating as the war itself--as the lovers are swept up in the brutal tides that will change the world and their lives forever
Lily by Paullina Simons( Book )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the city that never sleeps, Lily Quinn feels that other people are living it up while she is quietly watching from the sidelines. She works as a waitress and goes to school while juggling the demands of her dysfunctional family. And then her best friend and roommate, Amy, disappears. Suddenly, life takes a one-eighty turn as Lily becomes embroiled in a missing person investigation headed by the rugged NYPD detective Spencer O'Malley, who's struggling with a few demons of his own. Lily finds herself at the center of an incredible series of events that will bring her love and put her in a life and death struggle against fate itself
The bridge to Holy Cross by Paullina Simons( Book )

13 editions published between 2003 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This novel resumes the tale of Tatiana and Alexander, who featured in "The Bronze Horseman". Surrounded by the ghosts of their past and of each other, can the fate, which once pulled Tatiana and Alexander together so forcefully, reunite them once again?
 
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The bronze horseman : a novel
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Red leavesTullyThe summer gardenTatiana and Alexander : a novelThe girl in Times SquareEleven hoursA song in the daylightRoad to paradise
Alternative Names
Paullina Simons Amerikaans schrijfster

Paullina Simons écrivaine américaine

Paullina Simons escriptora russa

Paullina Simons escritora rusa

Paullina Simons pisarka

Paullina Simons scrittrice russa

Paullina Simons shkrimtare ruse

Paullina Simons US-amerikanische Schriftstellerin

Saimons, Paulinah 1963-

Simons, Paulina 1963-

Simonsová, Paullina

Πωλλίνα Σίμονς

סיימונס, פאולינה 1963-

סימונס, פאולינה 1963-

پاولينا سيمونس

シモンズ, ポリーナ

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