WorldCat Identities

MacDuffie, Carrington 1958-

Works: 411 works in 2,538 publications in 1 language and 50,358 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Domestic fiction  Thrillers (Fiction)  Detective and mystery fiction  Romance fiction  Political fiction  Bildungsromans  Biographical fiction  Pastoral fiction  History 
Roles: Narrator, Author, Performer
Classifications: PS3573.O642, 813.54
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Carrington MacDuffie
Caught by Harlan Coben( Recording )

24 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,882 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Finding and exposing sexual predators on television, reporter Wendy prompts the arrest of a man who worked as an advocate for abused children and tackles the case of a missing girl before a group of vigilante fathers makes Wendy fear that she accused an innocent man
The Paris wife by Paula McLain( Recording )

28 editions published between 2011 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,591 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 )

12 editions published between 2009 and 2020 in English and held by 1,318 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 )

19 editions published between 2009 and 2020 in English and held by 1,285 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Special Agent Holly Barker returns to her hometown of Orchid Beach, Florida, and faces off against an old nemesis--the man she brought charges against for sexual harassment, attempted rape, and rape. The army officer in question was acquitted of all charges, and is now Orchid Beach's new police chief. Will Holly return to the CIA? Or will she challenge her old nemesis for control of the Orchid Beach Police Department?
Still life with bread crumbs : a novel by Anna Quindlen( Recording )

20 editions published between 2013 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,112 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
Iron orchid : a Holly Barker novel by Stuart Woods( Recording )

21 editions published between 2005 and 2019 in English and held by 1,056 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
The Friday night knitting club by Kate Jacobs( Recording )

22 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in English and held by 1,045 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Walker & Daughter is Georgia Walker's little yarn shop, tucked into a quiet storefront on Manhattan's Upper West Side. Its Friday Night Knitting Club is improvised by some of Georgia's regulars, who stroll into the shop looking for tips on knitting and end up finding much, much more. So now, once a week, they gather to work on their latest projects and to chat--and occasionally clash--over their stories of love, life, and everything in between. However, unexpected changes soon throw these women's lives into disarray, and the shop's comfortable world gets shaken up like a snow globe. When the unthinkable happens, they realize what they've created: not just a knitting club but a sisterhood
Shadow woman by Linda Howard( Recording )

18 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 968 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 and, along with them, some unusual skills and talents that Lizette hasn't a clue about acquiring. Sensing that she's being monitored, Lizette suddenly knows how to search for bugs in her house and tracking devices in her car. What's more, she can elude surveillance-- like a trained agent. Enter a mysterious and seductive stranger named Xavier, who claims he wants to help-- but who triggers disturbing images of an unspeakable crime of which Lizette may or may not be the perpetrator. With memories returning, she suddenly becomes a target of anonymous assassins. On the run with nowhere to hide, Lizette has no choice but to rely on Xavier, a strong and magnetic man she doesn't trust, with a powerful attraction she cannot resist. As murky waters become clear, Lizette confronts a conspiracy that is treacherous and far-reaching and a truth that, once revealed, may silence her and Xavier once and for all"--Publisher's web site
Knit two by Kate Jacobs( Recording )

24 editions published between 2008 and 2015 in English and held by 936 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
Knit the season by Kate Jacobs( Recording )

16 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 847 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 )

17 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 782 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In six unforgettable, incantatory sections, the novel traces their new lives as "picture brides": the arduous voyage by boat, where the girls trade photos of their husbands and imagine uncertain futures in an unknown land ... their arrival in San Francisco and the tremulous first nights with their new husbands ... backbreaking toil as migrant workers in the fields and in the homes of white women ... the struggle to learn a new language and culture ... giving birth and raising children who come to reject their heritage ... and, finally, the arrival of war, and the agonizing prospect of their internment
Just one look by Harlan Coben( Recording )

12 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 756 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
The year of fog by Michelle Richmond( )

25 editions published between 2006 and 2015 in English and held by 688 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 )

23 editions published between 2005 and 2015 in English and held by 680 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Life after divorce for Sarah Hurlihy consists of juggling her job as a preschool teacher and the demands of her interfering family. Then her bossy big sister decides to place a personal ad for her, and the unexpected becomes a daily event. Everybody wants Sarah to put the past behind her and take a bold step towards a fresh start. But when Sarah winds up with a lot of new men and rambunctious dogs in her life, she wonders whether those mindless evenings sitting alone and watching TV reruns were really so bad
A wrongful death : a Barbara Holloway novel by Kate Wilhelm( Recording )

23 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 615 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. When Elizabeth's housemate is accused of killing her attorney Barbara Holloway defends her. Barbara gradually realizes the importance of the secret papers and her life is now at risk as she takes on a killer
Capital crimes by Jonathan Kellerman( Recording )

16 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 598 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When California state representative Davida Grayson is murder detectives Will Barnes and Amanda Isis must unravel her complex life to catch the murder. 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
Death of an artist by Kate Wilhelm( )

14 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 586 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A small Oregon town is rocked by a wheels-within-wheels case of art, fraud, and murder
The little giant of Aberdeen County : a novel by Tiffany Baker( Recording )

19 editions published between 2008 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 575 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
A tree grows in Brooklyn by Betty Smith( Recording )

14 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 575 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 )

19 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 523 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 US. 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
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The Paris wifeMounting fearsHothouse orchidIron orchid : a Holly Barker novelThe Friday night knitting clubKnit twoKnit the seasonThe Buddha in the attic
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Mac Duffie, Carrington

Mc Duffie, Carrington

McDuffie, Carrington

McDuffie, Carrington 1958-

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