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MacDuffie, Carrington 1958-

Works: 276 works in 1,454 publications in 1 language and 50,813 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Domestic fiction  Political fiction  History  Christmas stories  Psychological fiction  Suspense fiction, American  Detective and mystery stories, American  Legal stories  Bildungsromans 
Roles: Narrator, Author, Performer
Classifications: PS3573.O642, 813.54
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Carrington MacDuffie
Caught by Harlan Coben( Recording )

11 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and held by 1,982 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reporter Wendy is chasing down sexual predators and exposing them on national television. She's there when a child advocate is arrested. He comes up missing, and the father of the victim claims to have killed him. She discovers that a group of local fathers are taking matters into their own hands, and the man she exposed may be innocent
The Paris wife by Paula McLain( Recording )

15 editions published between 2011 and 2015 in English and held by 1,626 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this fictional memoir, Hadley Hemingway chronicles the life and career of her husband, famed twentieth century writer Ernest Hemingway. Through Hadley's unique perspective, listeners get a behind-the-scenes look into the personal lives of the Lost Generation writers, including Scott Fitzgerald, Gertrude Stein, and Ezra Pound
Mounting fears by Stuart Woods( Recording )

8 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 1,471 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the seventh book of the Will Lee series, President Will Lee's vice president just died in surgery, the confirmation hearings are about to begin, and the governor, who is being nominated for the position, is not as innocent as once believed. Now, with the president in a vulnerable position, there is a report of nuclear weapons loose in Pakistan
Hothouse orchid by Stuart Woods( Recording )

10 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 1,380 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sent on a forced vacation after letting an especially dangerous terrorist get away, CIA Special Agent Holly Barker returns to her hometown of Orchid Beach, Florida. However, Orchid Beach's new police chief happens to be a man who once attempted to rape Barker years before, prompting Barker to challenge him for control of the city's police
The Friday night knitting club by Kate Jacobs( Recording )

13 editions published between 2006 and 2015 in English and held by 1,193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Customers at Walker & Daughter yarn shop find they get more than helpful tips on knitting when they become a part of the Friday Night Knitting Club
Iron orchid a Holly Barker novel by Stuart Woods( Recording )

11 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and held by 1,163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Orchid Beach cop Holly Barker has joined the CIA, and she's after Teddy Fay, who was once CIA himself but now wipes out various political figures for fun
Still life with bread crumbs a novel by Anna Quindlen( Recording )

15 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 1,157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Moving to a small country cabin, a once world-famous photographer bonds with a local man and begins to see the world around her in new, deeper dimensions while evaluating second chances at love, career, and self-understanding
Knit two by Kate Jacobs( Recording )

17 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 1,057 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Knit two returns to the Manhattan knitting store Walker & Daughter five years after the death of the store's owner, Georgia Walker. Georgia's daughter Dakota runs the knitting store part-time with the help of the members of the Friday Night Knitting Club. Drawn together by their love for Dakota and the sense of family the club provides, each knitter is struggling with new challenges
Shadow woman by Linda Howard( Recording )

8 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 1,015 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lizette Henry wakes up one morning and makes a terrifying discovery. She doesn't recognize the face she sees in the mirror. She remembers what she looks like, but her reflection is someone else's. To add to the shock, two years seem to have disappeared from her life. Someone has gone to great and inexplicable lengths to keep those missing years hidden forever. But the past always finds a way to return. Strange memories soon begin to surface, along with some unusual skills and talents
Just one look by Harlan Coben( Recording )

10 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 941 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Grace Lawson picks up a newly developed set of family photographs, she finds a picture from at least twenty years ago. In the photo are five people: four that she has never seen before and one who very much resembles her husband. Though he denies that he is the man in the photo, Jack drives away later on that night without an explanation, taking the photograph with him. In the days that follow, Grace tries to keep her family together, yet, each passing day brings only more unanswered questions. Realizing that there might be others looking for Jack, she goes to the police who refuse to help her. In order to keep her children safe, Grace must delve into the past and discover the truth - this taking her to a maximum security prison where a killer has an extraordinary secret to tell
Knit the season by Kate Jacobs( Recording )

11 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 933 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the third installment of Kate Jacobs' Knitting Club series, the Walker family revisits a slew of old memories during a Christmas reunion in Scotland. Meanwhile, Dakota, still reeling from the death of her mother, embraces her own sense of motherhood when she delivers a healthy baby
The Buddha in the attic by Julie Otsuka( Recording )

10 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 867 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is a a novel that tells the story of a group of young women brought from Japan to San Francisco as "picture brides" nearly a century ago. In eight incantatory sections, The Buddha in the Attic traces the picture brides' extraordinary lives, from their arduous journey by boat, where they exchange photographs of their husbands, imagining uncertain futures in an unknown land; to their arrival in San Francisco and their tremulous first nights as new wives; to their backbreaking work picking fruit in the fields and scrubbing the floors of white women; to their struggles to master a new language and a new culture; to their experiences in childbirth, and then as mothers, raising children who will ultimately reject their heritage and their history; to the deracinating arrival of war
The year of fog by Michelle Richmond( Recording )

19 editions published between 2006 and 2015 in English and held by 781 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Photographer Abby Mason's life is changed forever by the disappearance of the young girl with whom she had been walking on a cold and foggy beach, and her desperate search for the truth behind the child's vanishing
Must love dogs by Claire Cook( Recording )

17 editions published between 2005 and 2015 in English and held by 765 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Life after divorce for Sarah Hurlihy consists of juggling her job as a preschool teacher with the demands of her interfering family. But when her sister decides to place a personal ad for her, she winds up with a lot of new men and rambunctious dogs in her life, along with some not-so-easy decisions
Capital crimes by Jonathan Kellerman( Recording )

8 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 680 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When California state representative Davida Grayson is murdered, detectives Will Barnes and Amanda Isis must unravel her complex life to catch the murderer. In Nashville detectives Baker Southerby and Lamar Van Gundy must find out who slashed the throat of Jack Jeffries, rock legend, who had just come out of retirement to do a benefit
A wrongful death a Barbara Holloway novel by Kate Wilhelm( Recording )

15 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 673 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After finding a file with incriminating material, Elizabeth Kurtz takes her small son and flees her ex-husband and his mother. Although the wealthy family employs a detective agency to find her, she manages to elude them. Barbara Holloway is seeking seclusion as she tries to bring order to her private life and her role as a defense attorney. She finds refuge in an isolated cabin on the Oregon coast. When Elizabeth's housemate comes under suspicion of killing Elizabeth, Barbara comes to her aid. Barbara is accused of obstruction of justice, making misleading and false statements to investigators, and faces possible disbarment and prison. She gradually realizes the importance of the secret papers and her life is now at risk as she takes on a killer
The little giant of Aberdeen County a novel by Tiffany Baker( Recording )

14 editions published between 2008 and 2015 in English and held by 663 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Since her birth, Truly has endured constant embarrassment for her large size. Her sister Serena has always been a timeless beauty. But beauty comes with a price when Serena finds herself mixed up with the wrong guy. When Serena Jane leaves town, Truly is left to care for her nephew, and her life leads her into some unexpected places
Death of an artist by Kate Wilhelm( Recording )

10 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 629 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A small Oregon town is rocked by a wheels-within-wheels case of art, fraud, and murder
A tree grows in Brooklyn by Betty Smith( Recording )

9 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and held by 620 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Named one of the books of the century by the New York Public Library, this is the profoundly moving classic about a young girl coming of age at the turn of the century. Born in 1901 in the slums of Brooklyn, Francie Nolan has grown up under the burden of suffering that is the lot of the great city's poor. Romantic like her father, an Irish singing waiter, yet pragmatic like her mother, a housecleaner and fierce survivor, Francie uses her imagination and tenacity to thrive in the world in spite of these harsh conditions
Heaven is high by Kate Wilhelm( Recording )

10 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 550 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Barbara Holloway is a low-key attorney in Eugene, Oregon, who left her father's high-powered firm to handle small legal problems for local residents and ponder her next move. But while trying to sort out her own future, two people, desperate for help, show up on her doorstep : former pro football player Martin Owens and his wife, Binnie. Binnie, who is mute, met her husband when she sneaked aboard his boat while it was docked in Haiti and smuggled herself into the U.S. Now Immigration is seeking to deport her back to Haiti, which would be a death sentence. Born to a woman from Belize who was kidnapped and enslaved by pirates, Binnie's only hope is to prove her and her mother's real identity. With only days to find the truth and protect Binnie, Holloway sets off for Belize. But what she knows is only the tip of the iceberg in what turns out to be one of her most complex, compelling, and dangerous cases yet.--Container
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Iron orchid a Holly Barker novel
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Mac Duffie, Carrington

Mc Duffie, Carrington

McDuffie, Carrington

McDuffie, Carrington 1958-

English (241)

The Paris wifeMounting fearsHothouse orchidThe Friday night knitting clubIron orchid a Holly Barker novelKnit twoJust one lookKnit the season