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Petecka-Jurek, Katarzyna

Overview
Works: 42 works in 84 publications in 1 language and 189 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Domestic fiction  Suspense fiction  History  Love stories  Detective and mystery stories  Bildungsromans  Spy stories  Humorous stories  Diary fiction 
Roles: Translator, 730
Classifications: PR6056.I4588, 823.914
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Katarzyna Petecka-Jurek
Once in a lifetime by Danielle Steel( Book )

9 editions published between 1994 and 2005 in Polish and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After losing her husband and baby daughter to a fire, a woman raises her deaf son and pursues a writing career
Olivia Joules and the overactive imagination by Helen Fielding( Book )

5 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in Polish and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Journalist-turned-spy Olivia Joules finds herself drawn to Pierre Ferramo, a man of impeccable taste and extraordinary wealth, until she begins to worry that he is an international terrorist hiding behind a sophisticated smokescreen
American wife : a novel by Curtis Sittenfeld( Book )

2 editions published in 2010 in Polish and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On what might become one of the most significant days in her husband's presidency, Alice Blackwell considers the strange and unlikely path that has led her to the White House--and the repercussions of a life lived, as she puts it, "almost in opposition to itself." How can she both love and fundamentally disagree with her husband? How complicit has she been in the trajectory of her own life? What should she do when her private beliefs run against her public persona?--From publisher description
Gone by Lisa Gardner( Book )

5 editions published between 2007 and 2014 in Polish and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Dla psychologa kryminalnego, bylego pracownika FBI Pierce'a Quincy'ego zaczyna sie niewyobrazalna tragedia. Wszystko wskazuje, ze jego zona, Rainie Conner, zaginela, nie pozostawiwszy zadnych wskazowek mogacych naprowadzic na jej slad. Na pustej drodze, nieopodal autostrady w stanie Oregon, policja odnajduje otwarty samochod z wlaczonym silnikiem i torebke Rainie porzucona na siedzeniu kierowcy. Czy dopadl ja ktorys z duchow jej niespokojnej przeszlosci? A moze jej znikniecie spowodowala sprawa, nad ktora pracowala wspolnie z mezem - wyjatkowo brutalne podwojne morderstwo? Wraz z corka, agentka FBI Kimberly Quincy, Pierce walczy z miejscowymi wladzami, sciga sie z czasem i goraczkowo poszukuje odpowiedzi na pytania, ktorych ze strachu nie potrafi sobie zadac. Tylko jeden czlowiek wie, co sie stalo tej nocy. Przyjmujac tozsamosc zabojcy schwytanego przed osiemdziesiecioma laty, kontaktuje sie z prasa. Stawia jasno okreslone warunki: chce pieniedzy, chce wladzy i chce slawy. A jesli tego nie dostanie, Rainie zginie. Czasu jest coraz mniej, ostateczny termin zbliza sie nieublaganie, a Pierce wyrusza na najbardziej nerwowe i rozpaczliwe lowy w swoim zyciu, aby milosc jego zycia nie zaginela na zawsze."--Amazon.com
Cause celeb by Helen Fielding( Book )

5 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in Polish and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Disillusioned with life as a literary publicist in London, as well as with her hotshot, unevolved TV presenter boyfriend, Rosie Richardson chucks the glitz and escapes to run a refugee camp in the African desert. When famine strikes and a massive refugee influx threatens to overwhelm the camp ... Richardson returns to London to organize a star-studded and risky emergency appeal."--Front jacket
The Paris vendetta : a novel by Steve Berry( Book )

2 editions published in 2011 in Polish and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Former Justice Department operative Cotton Malone isn't looking for trouble when it comes knocking at his Copenhagen bookshop. But narrowly surviving a ferocious firefight convinces him to follow his unexpected new ally--an American Secret Service agent--and help him stop the Paris Club, a cabal of multimillionaires bent on manipulating the global economy. Only by matching wits with a terrorist-for-hire, foiling a catastrophic attack, and plunging into a desperate hunt for the legendary lost treasure of Napoleon Bonaparte can Malone hope to avert international financial anarchy
A French affair by Katie Fforde( Book )

2 editions published in 2014 in Polish and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gina and Sally Makepiece have inherited a stall in the French House - an antiques centre nestled in the heart of the English countryside. Gina is determined to drag the French House and its grumpy owner into the twenty-first century. Bearing all the attributes of a modern-day Mr Rochester, Matthew Ballinger is less than happy with the whirlwind that has arrived on his doorstep. The last thing either of them want is to fall in love. But will a trip to France change their minds?
Americanah : a novel by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie( Book )

2 editions published in 2014 in Polish and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A young woman from Nigeria leaves behind her home and her first love to start a new life in America, only to find her dreams are not all she expected"--
The Ivy chronicles : a novel by Karen Quinn( Book )

2 editions published in 2006 in Polish and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ivy Ames, fortysomething mother of two, loses her high-flying job (to downsizing) and her husband (to their neighbor) in the same day. To pay for her daughter's private schooling, she starts a new business helping wealthy Manhattanites get their résumé-toting youngsters into the best kindergartens. Soon media moguls, mob bosses, and others call on Ivy. But nothing beats the lesbian couple that believes their adopted African-American disabled son is the "triple crown of diversity."
Looks to die for by Janice Kaplan( Book )

3 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in Polish and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When her prominent Beverly Hills plastic surgeon husband is falsely accused of murdering an aspiring young actress, celebrity home decorator and mother of three Lacy Fields discovers her talent for solving crimes
Second chance by Jane Green( Book )

3 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in Polish and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The story of a group of people who haven't seen each other since they were best friends at school. When one of them dies in a terrible tragedy, the reunited friends work through their grief together and find that each of their lives is impacted in ways they could have never foreseen.--From publisher description."--Source other than the Library of Congress
The salt road by Jane Johnson( Book )

2 editions published in 2011 in Polish and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Isabelle's estranged archeologist father dies, leaving her a puzzle. In a box she finds some papers and a mysterious African amulet--but their connection to her remains unclear until she embarks on a trip to Morocco to discover how the amulet came into her father's possession. When the amulet is damaged and Isabelle almost killed in an accident, she fears her curiosity has gotten the better of her. But Taïb, her rescuer, knows the dunes and their peoples, and offers to help uncover the amulet's extraordinary history, involving Tin Hinan--She of the Tents--who made a legendary crossing of the desert, and her beautiful descendant Mariata. Across years and over hot, shifting sands, tracking the Salt Road, the stories of Isabelle and Taïb, Mariata and her lover become entangled with that of the lost amulet. It is a tale of souls wounded by history and of love blossoming on barren ground."--P. [4] of cover
Close relations by Deborah Moggach( Book )

2 editions published in 2003 in Polish and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Familieroman. De 3 søstre Hammond lever hver deres liv. Men da deres far efter et hjerteanfald stikker af med en ung sygeplejerske, bliver deres mor et problem
He's got to go by Sheila O'Flanagan( Book )

2 editions published in 2005 in Polish and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After stumbling on evidence that her husband Adam is cheating on her, Nessa Riley is faced with a difficult choice between remaining with the marriage for the sake of their daughter and the family finances, or abandoning and starting over
Game over : a novel by Adele Parks( Book )

2 editions published in 2004 in Polish and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cynical about love, marriage, and relationships, Cas Perry comes up with an idea for a new reality TV show, Sex with an Ex, but her attitudes toward romance take a new turn when she meets Darren, a highly principled, handsome man who believes in fidelity, marriage, love, and commitment
Le Cercle de la croix by Iain Pears( Book )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in Polish and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A novel on the way we interpret events to suit our purpose. The protagonists are four people giving evidence in a murder in 17th century England. One blames the crime on too much authority, another on the lack of it. A look at the controversies of the day, from medical experiments to religious freethinking
The invisible ones by Stef Penney( Book )

1 edition published in 2013 in Polish and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hovering between paralysis and delirium in a hospital bed, half-Romany private investigator Ray Lovell evaluates a case involving the missing wife of a charismatic traveling Gypsy whose hostile family is hiding a tragic secret
Giotto's hand by Iain Pears( Book )

2 editions published in 2003 in Polish and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

British art dealer Jonathan Argyll teams up with Flavia di Stefano of Rome's art theft police to track a stolen painting by the Italian master Uccello. Suspected is Giotto, a master thief said to have stolen some two dozen masterpieces
Moje są wyjątkowe! by Janice Kaplan( Book )

1 edition published in 2006 in Polish and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Come together : a novel by Joanna Rees( Book )

2 editions published between 2001 and 2005 in Polish and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows the fortunes of Jack--struggling painter, lad about town, charmer--and Amy--disorganized, funny and looking for love. While Jack outlines his tactics for a night on the town and the seduction of the gorgeous Amy, Amy plans how to hook the first decent man she's met in ages
 
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Alternative Names
Jurek, Katarzyna Petecka-.

Languages
Polish (57)