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McCarthy, Marie

Overview
Works: 84 works in 209 publications in 1 language and 1,956 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Conference papers and proceedings  Detective and mystery fiction  Domestic fiction  Sagas  Romance fiction  Thrillers (Fiction) 
Roles: Author, Narrator
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Marie McCarthy
Passing it on : the transmission of music in Irish culture by Marie McCarthy( Book )

8 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inquiry in music education : concepts and methods for the beginning researcher by Hildegard C Froehlich( Book )

8 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 191 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inquiry in Music Education: Concepts and Methods for the Beginning Researcher provides an introduction to research and scholarship in music education. This textbook covers topic formulation, information literacy, reading and evaluating research studies, and planning and conducting original studies within accepted guidelines, based on research conventions in music, the other arts, education, and the humanities. Electronic search tools, hands-on assignments, supplementary teaching materials and other resources are included on the companion web site (available October 2012). Skills in research an
Winds of change : a colloquium in music education with Charles Fowler and David J. Elliott, University of Maryland at College Park, April 3, 1993( Book )

3 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When wishes come true by Joan Jonker( Recording )

5 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An enchanting novel of love and happiness from a hugely popular author. Evelyn Sinclair and her daughter, Amelia, have never known the joy that true love and happiness can bring. A huge misunderstanding between Evelyn and her father-in-law forced her to leave home with Amelia when she was born, and since then Evelyn has struggled to make ends meet in one of Liverpool's poorest backstreets, refusing to accept offers of help or friendship from kindly neighbours. It is only when Evelyn falls in love with a very special gentleman that she begins to see things in a very different light. She realises that she has selfishly denied Amelia the chance to have real friends in a community that is bursting with life. She learns that there is joy to be had in helping others. And, if everyone's wishes are to come true, Evelyn knows she must reunite her daughter with a family who have been searching for her
Ties of love by Meg Hutchinson( Recording )

4 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

If only she had heeded her ten-year-old sister's warning. But Amber Neale returns from India to the devastating news of Bethany's death and her brother's disappearance. The man she holds responsible is mine-owner Uriah Buckley, a powerful man in Darlaston, and Amber knows he will make her life a living hell if crossed. But loyalty to her siblings prevails, and she determines to seek out the truth. Amber's only ally is Rani, the gentle Indian girl who owes Amber her life. Together they create a line of floral face creams and cosmetics, and go on to found a successful beauty salon. But wealth and success do not fill the heart. Amber still aches with the loss of her beloved family, and demons from her life in India haunt her dreams. Meanwhile the vile Uriah Buckley waits in the wings, determined to despoil the innocent girl rather than see her uncover his vicious secret
Last to know by Liz Allen( Recording )

3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An outstanding debut crime thriller ... Her career's in ruins. Her reputation's in tatters. Her life's in jeopardy ... Deborah Parker, the newest recruit at Jennings and Associates, solicitors, has just secured what could be the biggest case of her career - defending the son of one of the top bosses of organized crime in Ireland in a brutal rape case, but when Deborah suddenly finds herself on the wrong side of the law, she has to fight to protect everything she has ever lived and worked for
Of woman born by Gilda O'Neill( Recording )

4 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Her father tore the family apart. She's desperate to break the bonds of fate ... For Lisa O'Donnell, the past is a dangerous place. Born into a world dominated by her father's notorious reputation, even her name marks her out. But Lisa is determined to make a new life for herself. Adopting a false identity, she takes a respectable job in the city. But Jason Carter, the man who seems to offer a way out of her past, has dark secrets to hide. Through him, she becomes drawn into the shady underworld of the East End - the world of her gangster father and his cronies. Before she knows it, she's back where she started: living in her father's shadow and trapped by his deadliest enemies
Fallen skies by Philippa Gregory( Recording )

5 editions published between 2000 and 2004 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lily Valance is determined to forget the horrors of World War I by throwing herself into the decadent pleasures of the 1920s and pursuing her career as a music hall singer. When she meets decorated veteran Captain Stephen Winters, she's immediately drawn to his wealth and status. And Stephen, burdened by his guilt over surviving the Flanders battlefields where so many soldiers perished, sees the possibility of forgetting his anguish in Lily, but his family does not approve. They marry, only to discover that his family's façade of respectability conceals a terrifying combination of repression, jealousy and violence. When Stephen's terrors merge dangerously close with reality, the truth of what took place in the mud and darkness brings him and all who love him to a terrible reckoning
Cross currents : setting an agenda for music education in community culture( Book )

3 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Child of sin by Meg Hutchinson( Recording )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When housemaid Lizzie Burton falls pregnant, Agnes Ridley turns her out with only the clothes on her back. If it weren't for Debbie, Lizzie would be friendless as well as destitute. The girls meet Sadie Trent who takes them in, but even Sadie cannot protect them from Abe Turley, who is determined to take his pleasure - and then his revenge; and from Fleur Masson, who hides an evil trade behind the facade of a fashion house. Can there ever be true happiness for a child of sin?
Toward a global community : the International Society for Music Education, 1953-2003 by Marie McCarthy( Book )

4 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The history of the International Society for Music education (ISME) by his 50th anniversary. A historical investigation of the connections in music education across and between cultures. The development of the society is interpret in light of three sets of factors: political movements, social and cultural trends stimulated action on diversity issues, and new forms of global communication networks. Each of these developments contributed toward the construction of a more global society
Music education as praxis : reflecting on music-making as human action : the 1997 Charles Fowler Colloquium on Innovation in Arts Education, University of Maryland, April 18-19, 1997 by Charles Fowler Colloquium on Innovation in Arts Education( Book )

2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twopenny rainbows by Anna Jacobs( Recording )

2 editions published in 2004 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

'Twopenny rainbows' continues the story of the younger sisters of Keara Michaels, the heroine of 'A Pennyworth of Sunshine', following their fortunes from nineteenth-century Ireland to the brave new world of Australia
Monday's child by Louise Mensch( Recording )

6 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

According to the old rhyme "Monday's child is fair of face"--But life isn't always so simple Gorgeous goddesses seem to surround script-reader and wannabe movie-maker Anna Brown - from her deranged glamour-queen boss to her perfect pouting flat-mates. For Anna, being less-than-beautiful is very hard to bear. With a dead-end job and a ghastly boyfriend, she wonders if she can ever be a success. In fashion and beauty crazed London, perhaps being talented just isn't enough. Enter Mark Swan, Britain's hottest director. Rugged, reclusive and powerful, everybody wants a piece of him - from studio heads to supermodels. He could be Ann's ticket to the top, but how can she ever hope to snag such a big star? Fed up of being downbeat and dowdy, Anna decides to chase her dreams and, with a little help from her friends, embarks on a madcap scheme to get just what she's after
Leo's girl by Victor Pemberton( Recording )

2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Peggy Thornton's middle-class father is appalled when she announces her decision to train as a conductor at the bus depot in Holloway when the Second World War breaks out. Many of the bus crew haven't adjusted to women from their own class working, let alone the likes of Peggy, but she finds refuge in her friendship with one of the depot's mechanics, Leo. When friendship blossoms into love, it becomes apparent that both their families disapprove and will stop at nothing to split them up. But in the Blitz class differences are finally set aside in the desperate struggle to save lives
Catch the fallen sparrow by Priscilla Masters( Recording )

3 editions published between 1996 and 2001 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Detective Inspector Joanna Piercy and her sergeant, Mike Korpanski, find themselves investigating the murder of a ten year old boy. His burning body has been found beneath the Winking Man, a desolate outcrop. The body is scarred by cigarette burns, his hands tattooed and his clothes scruffy, but he is wearing expensive Reebok trainers and a gold ring on his hand which belonged to the local MP who had been dead for over a year. Who is he? And who is the old woman who watched his body burn?
The locket by Jessica Blair( Recording )

2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Emily Thornton becomes involved in the investigations of a murder for which a friend has been framed, a missing woman and an unusual locket
For the sake of her child by Meg Hutchinson( Recording )

3 editions published between 1996 and 2001 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Anna Bradley knew she had to abandon her baby and make a new life if her son is to have a future. She is befriended by gruff, but tender, Maggie Fellen and builds up a successful business, finding a measure of happiness with Edward Royce. But the happiness does not last. Tragedy robs her of both husband and livelihood and once more she must rebuild her fortune. When fate leads her back to her roots, it is to a confrontation that could break - or mend - her heart
A pennyworth of sunshine by Anna Jacobs( Recording )

3 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pregnant and penniless Keara Michaels travels to Australia to create a new life for herself
 
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Passing it on : the transmission of music in Irish culture
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Alternative Names
McCarthy, Marie F. 1956-

McCarthy, Marie Frances 1956-

Languages
English (72)