WorldCat Identities

Hurst, Deanna

Works: 49 works in 270 publications in 1 language and 8,208 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Thrillers (Fiction)  Detective and mystery fiction  Paranormal fiction  Psychological fiction  Domestic fiction  Romance fiction  Humorous fiction  Legal fiction (Literature) 
Roles: Narrator, Performer, Author
Classifications: PS3553.O843, 813.54
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Deanna Hurst
Backfire by Catherine Coulter( Recording )

17 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,074 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

San Francisco Judge Ramsey Hunt, longtime friend to FBI agents Lacey Sherlock and Dillon Savich, is presiding over the trial of Clive and Cindy Cahill, accused in a string of murders, when the proceedings take a radical turn. Federal prosecutor Mickey O'Rourke becomes suddenly tentative, leading Hunt to suspect he's been threatened, and when Hunt is shot in the back this is all but confirmed. Now Savich and Sherlock race to San Francisco to investigate, watching their backs all the while
Bet me by Jennifer Crusie( Recording )

22 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in English and held by 895 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Agreeing not to pursue a relationship after one date, unlikely lovers Min Dobbs and Cal Morrisey are thrown together again in the wake of such factors as a jealous ex-boyfriend, a determined psychologist, and a bizarrely intelligent cat
The trouble with J.J. by Tami Hoag( Recording )

6 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 572 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It wasn't often that women resisted star quarterback J.J. Hennessy, but he was ready to trade all the cover girls he'd dated for the adorable lady next door. J.J. was impossibly charismatic, magnificently male--and a bachelor father who was in danger of losing custody of his little girl
Coming back by Marcia Muller( Recording )

16 editions published between 2010 and 2015 in English and held by 500 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As she tries to recover from a debilitating injury, Sharon McCone seeks the truth behind the disappearance of a friend she made at physical therapy, a missing-persons case that could have a powerful effect on national security
Illegal possession by Kay Hooper( Recording )

5 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 454 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

What she was doing was immoral, illegal, and could easily get her killed-but Troy Bennett wasn't apologizing to anyone. She'd been caught red-handed in the middle of a felony and she couldn't have picked a more dangerous man to be holding her fate in his hands. Not that straitlaced businessman Dallas Cameron intended to turn her over to the law. He had far more devious intentions for the sexy cat burglar. He planned to uncover the secrets of this complex and mysterious woman who broke into homes and yet had connections with Interpol, who rejected his interest but seduced him at every turn
Man of her dreams by Tami Hoag( Recording )

9 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 446 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Upset by Rylan Quaid's unromantic proposal, Maggie McSwain sets out to unleash the full power of her seductive wiles in order to capture his heart, despite Rylan's determination to abandon love in favor of a solid partnership
Locked in by Marcia Muller( Recording )

12 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 378 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After being shot in the head, Sharon McCone suffers from locked-in syndrome, which involves almost total paralysis but an alert conscious mind. As Sharon lies in her hospital bed, furiously trying to break out of her body's prison and discover her attacker's identity, all the members of her agency fan out to find the reason why she was assaulted
If there be dragons by Kay Hooper( Recording )

6 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 304 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the isolated sanctuary of her Montana ranch, no one could hurt Brooke Kennedy, whose gift had led her to build walls of ice around her heart. One person had stormed those barricades: her friend Pepper, who embraced the world and meddled in the lives of those she loved. Now Brooke needed help, and Pepper sent troubleshooter Cody Nash to melt the barriers Brooke had raised. A golden man whose tender persuasion opened the door to the maze that was Brooke's soul, Cody dared face the fire-breathing dragons that haunted her mind. But first, Brooke had to believe that he loved her--enough to catch her when she fell off the edge of the world
The lost witness by Robert Ellis( Recording )

8 editions published in 2009 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lena Gamble is an LAPD cop held in disgrace by department higher-ups for the explosive way her last case played out, though she's still hailed as a hero by her colleagues for catching the killer. For her punishment, she hasn't handled a real murder investigation in eight months. When the chief finally tosses her a case, she's thrilled until she gets a look at the scene and realizes he's probably setting her up to be exiled once and for all: the victim is unidentified, and there are no witnesses, and no leads. Just the body, chopped into pieces and dropped in a Dumpster--gruesome enough to ensure that, once again, the media will be following Lena's every move
Then we came to the end by Joshua Ferris( Recording )

7 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 248 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The remaining employees at an office affected by a business downturn spend their time enjoying secret romances, elaborate pranks, and frequent coffee breaks, while trying to make sense of their only remaining "work," a mysterious pro-bono ad campaign
Dating dead men : a Wollie Shelley mystery by Harley Jane Kozak( Recording )

9 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 246 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Los Angeles greeting-card artist Wollie Shelley is dating forty men in sixty days as research for a radio talk show host's upcoming book. Wollie is meeting plenty of eligible bachelors but not falling in love, not until she stumbles over a dead body en route to Rio Pescado -- a state-run mental hospital -- and is taken hostage by a charismatic "doctor" who is on the run from the Mob. Wollie fears that her beloved brother, a paranoid schizophrenic living at Rio Pescado, is involved in the murder, so rather than go to the authorities, she decides to solve the crime on her own. As she meets up with an array of small-time crooks and swaggering mobsters only slightly more sinister than the men she's been dating, Wollie realizes that to find true love she'll first have to avoid getting killed!
A date you can't refuse : a novel by Harley Jane Kozak( Recording )

6 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Serial dater and greeting-card artist Wollie Shelley goes undercover in a media-training company suspected of video piracy, but when a dead body appears on the company's property, she's caught up in a conspiracy that goes way beyond some stolen DVDs
A circle of wives : a novel by Alice LaPlante( Recording )

3 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 223 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Dr. John Taylor is found dead in a hotel room, the local police find enough incriminating evidence to suspect foul play. Detective Samantha Adams is thrown into a high-profile murder case that is more intertwined than she could ever imagine. Dr. Taylor was loved and admired, but he led a secret life. A closeted polygamist, Dr. Taylor was married to three different women in three separate cities. Adams soon finds herself tracking down a murderer through a web of lies and marital discord
The book club : a remarkable novel of the power of friendship by Mary Alice Monroe( Recording )

13 editions published between 2010 and 2015 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 216 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

New York Times bestselling author Mary Alice Monroe invites you to meet five remarkable characters as she explores the power of friendship with tenderness, honesty and understanding. "Outwardly linked by their monthly book club meetings, five diverse women in suburban Chicago come to realize that they share more than just the books they read as they struggle with a number of life-changing issues and discover the true meaning and power of friendship
Before you quit your job by Robert T Kiyosaki( Recording )

7 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Robert Kiyosaki delivers first-hand accounts of his own start-up companies, tells what he learned from both his failures and successes, and provides the basics for becoming a successful entrepreneur
Now you see me ... : a novel of suspense by Rochelle Majer Krich( Recording )

16 editions published between 2005 and 2015 in English and held by 206 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Los Angeles crime reporter Molly Blume, newly married to Rabbi Zack, is suspicious when an ardent fan begs her help in finding his runaway daughter, and she realizes she should have trusted her instincts when she agrees, only to find herself caught up in a web of revenge, danger, and tragedy
Dead ex by Harley Jane Kozak( Recording )

7 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When David Zetrakis, the producer of a popular soap opera, is found shot to death, Wollie Shelley finds herself caught up in the murder. Zetrakis was one of the many Mr. Wrongs in Wollie's career as a serial dater, and her friend Joey has emerged as the media's prime suspect. A hot-tempered celebrity who had dated Zetrakis and was fired from his show some years ago, Joey has inherited a million-dollar Klimt from him. But Joey is not the only potential suspect. Zetrakis left lots of nice bequests to the cast and crew of the show. And as the dating correspondent on a talk show called SoapDirt, Wollie, who's required to dine and dish with the stars, quickly discovers that the behind-the-scenes intrigues of television soaps are as highly charged as the on-screen shenanigans
Velocity by Alan Jacobson( Recording )

10 editions published between 2010 and 2015 in English and held by 197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vail's boyfriend, Detective Robby Hernandez, has seemingly disappeared into the dense air of a Napa Valley evening. There are no clues to his whereabouts, other than a blood stain--and potential connections to a serial killer operating in the wine country
Bad bird : a mystery by Chris Knopf( Recording )

11 editions published between 2011 and 2015 in English and held by 194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Just before pilot Eugenie Conklin's plane crashed, she tossed out a camera case containing an unusual set of photos. While defending Eugenie's husband, attorney Jackie Swaitkowski recognizes some faces in those pictures. They may prove her client's innocence but will they also uncover a mystery from her own past?
Grave endings by Rochelle Majer Krich( Recording )

9 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Still haunted by the brutal murder of her best friend, Aggie Lasher, nearly six years after the killing, crime journalist Molly Blume is drawn back into the investigation when the death of Randy Creeley, an aspiring actor and the alleged murderer, brings new clues in the cold case
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The trouble with J.J.
The trouble with J.J.Coming backIllegal possessionMan of her dreamsThe lost witnessThen we came to the endDating dead men : a Wollie Shelley mysteryThe book club : a remarkable novel of the power of friendship
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