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McDonald, Beth

Works: 20 works in 137 publications in 1 language and 5,925 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Psychological fiction  Domestic fiction  Suspense fiction  Religious fiction  History  Detective and mystery fiction  Spy stories  Science fiction 
Roles: Narrator
Classifications: PS3558.O333, 813.54
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Beth McDonald
The alibi man by Tami Hoag( Recording )

15 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 1,811 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Elena was once a child of wealth and privilege in Palm Beach until she was betrayed and disillusioned by those closest to her. She became an undercover cop until a tragic mistake ended her career, now she trains horses for a living. After finding the body of a friend she is determined to find the truth--a truth that will shock Palm Beach society to its core, and could very well get her killed
Dark horse by Tami Hoag( Recording )

11 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in English and held by 838 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Elaina Estes has always considered herself a dark horse. But now, her unpredictability and recklessness have cost her more than just her job in the narcotics division of the Palm Beach County Sheriff's office-- they have cost the life of a fellow cop. Outcast and disillusioned, Elaina leaves the city for a rural retreat in Florida's lush horse country. But even here, this ex-cop finds that something dangerous lurks behind the glittering facade of international riding competition. Will proving her case be the death of someone else?
Death echo by Elizabeth Lowell( Recording )

18 editions published between 2010 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 613 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Former CIA agent Emma Cross and former special ops team leader MacKenzie Durand fight their growing attraction to each other as they race to locate the missing yacht "Blackbird" and its cache of lethal cargo. They've got seven days to uncover the truth ... or a major American city will be lost
Sunny Chandler's return by Sandra Brown( Recording )

8 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and held by 585 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rumors abound when Sunny Chandler makes an appearance in her hometown to attend her best friend's wedding. She's passed the last three years in New Orleans, and her sophisticated new look catches the eye of everyone she meets--especially Ty Beaumont, the town's sexy sheriff
101 secrets of highly effective speakers : controlling fear, commanding attention by Caryl Rae Krannich( Recording )

11 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in English and held by 578 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

People fear public speaking more than any other situation. The reluctance to get up in front of an audience is often a major impediment to career advancement and personal development. However, this fear can be overcome. Caryl Rae Krannich Ph. D, author of over 40 business and personal development books, reveals the 101 secrets to become an effective speaker. These techniques form the steps any person can take to move from timid to confident, from confusing to intriguing; and from filling time to commanding an audience's attention in the quest to make an effective and memorable speech!
The abortionist's daughter : [a novel] by Elisabeth Hyde( Recording )

12 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and held by 425 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Diana Duprey, a female doctor and director of the Center of Reproductive Choice, is found murdered two weeks before Christmas, the crime threatens to reveal the small Colorado town's long-buried secrets and animosities
The annunciation of Francesca Dunn by Janis Hallowell( Recording )

9 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and held by 229 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Would you recognize a miracle if you saw one? Chester, a homeless man, believes he would-and has. He saw the Holy Virgin in a shy, moody teenager named Francesca Dunn
Edenborn by Nick Sagan( Recording )

12 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in English and held by 182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Edenborn begins with a stark vision--a microbial apocalypse called Black Ep has wiped humanity from the globe, yet not all is lost. Six individuals have survived the epidemic and are now committed to the task of rebuilding a peaceful civilization. But not everyone shares the same vision, and soon two very different societies begin to form. As we follow a child from each "family" someone--or something--begins to threaten their innocence. And as the mystery mounts, a mutated strain of Black Ep makes a deadly return. Now the architects who gave breath to this new world must scramble to protect their children from a two-front assault. It's a race against extinction, and Nick Sagan keeps us riveted to the page
Idlewild by Nick Sagan( Recording )

10 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in English and held by 176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Upon waking with no memory, a young man is plagued with finding out his past, figuring out whom from his past he can trust, and solving the question of who is trying to kill him
Blindfold game by Dana Stabenow( Recording )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a CIA informant can not get anyone to believe that terrorists are about to attack in Alaska, he teams up with his estranged wife, who is an officer on a Coast Guard cutter in the Bering Sea, to try and stop them
The terror dream : fear and fantasy in post-9/11 America by Susan Faludi( Recording )

8 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the psychological response to the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks in the United States and the author's explanation for an American trend toward restoring "traditional" manhood, marriage, and maternity following the attacks
The best American mystery stories( Recording )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of the best in mystery writing includes contributions by Elmore Leonard, Walter Mosley, Joyce Carol Oates, James Crumley, and other notable authors
The best American mystery stories 2000( Recording )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beautiful lies by Emilie Richards( Recording )

2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's a pearl so flawless it has no price. But those who possess it pay dearly. Since the day nearly a century before when it was plucked from Australian waters, the pearl has cursed the Robeson and Llewellyn families, unleasing a legacy of rivalry, greed and murder that has spanned generations and continents
New York burning : liberty, slavery, and conspiracy in eighteenth-century Manhattan by Jill Lepore( )

7 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The untold story of the little-known Manhattan slave rebellion of 1741 and the white hysteria that resulted in thirty black men hanged or burned at the stake, over a hundred black men and women thrown into the dungeon beneath City Hall, and many more shipped into bone-crushing slavery on Caribbean plantations. Was this a brutal and audacious rebellion prevented just in time or a far more horrible and unjust version of the Salem witch trials?
Call after midnight by Tess Gerritsen( Recording )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A ringing phone in the middle of the night shakes newlywed Sarah Fontaine awake. It's Nick O'Hara from the U.S. State Department, and he has devastating news: Geoffrey Fontaine, Sarah's husband of two months, has died in a hotel fire in Berlin. Convinced her husband is still alive, Sarah ropes Nick into a desperate search. Trying to stay one heartbeat ahead of a dangerous killer, they become quarry in the clandestine world of international espionage
Report from ground zero by Dennis Smith( )

3 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

What would make someone rush into a towering inferno and dash up stairs toward danger against a flow of human beings running in the opposite direction? Only someone who's been there can tell us. In this first book-length account of the rescue efforts at the World Trade Center, retired New York City firefighter Dennis Smith gives a remarkable eyewitness account of perhaps the most heroic and desperate collaborative disaster effort in recent history
Lady sleuth, lady sleuth, fly away home by Mary Higgins Clark( Recording )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The abortionist's daughter by Elisabeth Hyde( Book )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Two weeks before Christmas, Diana Duprey, an outspoken abortion doctor, is found dead in her swimming pool. A national figure, Diana inspired passion and ignited tempers, but never more so than the day of her death. Her husband Frank, a longtime attorney in the DA's office; her daughter Megan, a freshman in college; the Reverend Stephen O'Connell, founder of the town's pro-life coalition: all of them quarreled with Diana that day and each one has something to lose in revealing the truth. Meanwhile the detective on the case struggles for the answers -- and finds himself more intimately involved than he ever could have imagined
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The alibi man
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Dark horseDeath echoSunny Chandler's return101 secrets of highly effective speakers : controlling fear, commanding attentionThe abortionist's daughter : [a novel]The annunciation of Francesca DunnEdenbornIdlewild