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British Columbia Public Library Services Branch

Overview
Works: 192 works in 299 publications in 1 language and 255 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Humor  History  Psychological fiction 
Classifications: Z735.B7, 027.4711
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Most widely held works by British Columbia
Libraries without walls the world within your reach : a vision for public libraries in British Columbia by British Columbia ( )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Privacy guidelines for British Columbia public libraries ( Book )
4 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Public libraries in British Columbia fall under the definition of "local public bodies" under the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act (FOIPPA). As such, libraries are responsible for protecting personal information in accordance with the provisions of FOIPPA. This document provides privacy guidelines for public libraries' administration and services to the general public. It requires proper record management and security of the personal records
Property of blood by Magdalen Nabb ( Recording )
2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Psychological police procedural set in Florence, Italy which features Salvatore Guarnaccia, Nabb's unpretentious marshal of the carabinieri who has a gift for dealing with difficult people. American-born Countess Olivia Brunamonti has been kidnapped. As the victim gives a graphic account of her ordeal, the reader shares her pain and fear
Funny money by Laurence Gough ( Recording )
2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Gough fans will delight in the return of popular series sleuths Jack Willows and Claire Parker. A prostitute named Chantal is on the run both from her abusive pimp and from the local crime lord. Conterfeit money has been stolen and everyone is after both the money and Chantal. Lots of action
The Geezer Factory murders by Corinne Holt Sawyer ( Recording )
2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Amateur sleuths Angela Benbow and Caledonia Wingate are back in action. The ladies' plush retirement home is absorbing tenants from a rival establishment. When one of the new neighbours is found face down in the fountain, the duo are suspicious and decide to investigate
The queen of diamonds by Jean Plaidy ( Recording )
2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The theft of the diamond necklace shook the throne of France and, some say, helped bring Louis XVI and Marie Antoinette to the guillotine. But why was an ambitious and predatory woman allowed to steal that famous piece of jewel? Who were the secret instigators of the plot?
How to be a Canadian, even if by Will Ferguson ( Recording )
2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Entertaining Ambrose by Deirdre Purcell ( Recording )
2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of lovable May who bears life's burdens so lightly, tending always to other's needs before her own. And now her husband, Clem, has left her, with no explanation and no forwarding address, only orders not to be content
The mulberry tree by Jude Deveraux ( Recording )
2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lillian is devastated by the death of her billionaire husband Jimmie. Then she learns that he has willed his fortune to his siblings and left her with only a broken down farmhouse and a cryptic message to 'find out the truth with a new look and a new name, Lillian begins a new life and attempts to discover Jimmie's "truths"
Field guide by Gwendolen Gross ( Recording )
2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In the dreamlike setting of the Australian rain forest, grad student Annabel Mendelssohn observes the social organization of spectacled fruit bats. When her project director mysteriously disappears she abandons her research to join the professor's son in a search for him
Henderson's spear by Ronald Wright ( Recording )
2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A rich South Seas epic tells two tales of passion and intrigue from the 1890's and the 1990's, reaching from Canada, England West Africa, converging in Polynesia. A Canadian filmmaker writes from a jail in Tahiti, held on a trumped-up murder charge while searching for her father. The other strand is told in diaries of a suspected Jack the Ripper
An accidental shroud by Marjorie Eccles ( Recording )
2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When local antique jeweler Nigel Fontenoy's body is found at his cousin's building site, DCIs Gil Mayo and Abigail Moon assume the murder is a simple family matter. When the dubious cousin names his alibi, however, the puzzle becomes more intricate
Random passage by Bernice Morgan ( Recording )
2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This is the story of a small group of English immigrants and their struggle to establish a community and livelihood in the forbidding environment of Cape Random on the NE coast of Newfoundland in mid-environment of Cape Random on the NE coast of Newfoundland in the mid-1800s
The king's adventurer by Jean Plaidy ( Recording )
2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
John Smith followed his dream fighting the Infidel. Serving as a slave to a cruel Turk, he knew that something else awaited him over the seas again. This destiny led him to Virginia where he found joy and bitterness. Distrusted as a Paleface, he was saved from death by the beautiful, half-wild Pocahontas
The hireling's tale by Jo Bannister ( Recording )
2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A young woman is found dead at the bottom of a boat in the Castlemere Canal while an international business convention is underway at a local hotel. Detectives Frank Shapiro, Liz Graham and Cal Donovan soon discover that a professional killer is on the loose. The sixth Castlemere mystery
Testament by Nino Ricci ( Recording )
2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Set in a remote corner of the Roman Empire at a time of political and spiritual uncertainty, Testament is the story of a man with great charisma and passionate beliefs - Jesus Christ. The story is told from four distinct points of view, two men and two women, whose lives are forever altered by their interactions with Jesus
A mystery of errors by Simon Hawke ( Recording )
2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This light historical mystery involves Symington Smythe, who wants to be an actor, and his companion the would-be playwright Will Shakespeare. Together they travel to London, where they meet a troupe of accomplished players and immediately find themselves embroiled in a labyrinthine plot that could cost them their lives
Verdict in blood by Gail Bowen ( Recording )
2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sixth novel featuring Regina, Saskatchewan's Joanne Kilbourn. Joanne's good friend Hilda has just come for a visit when Judge Justine Blackwell's corpse is found in Wascana Park. Which of the fearsome judge's two wills should prevail? Whoever stood to lose could be her murderer, and it is Hilda who has to decide
Split second by Fern Michaels ( Recording )
2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Angela has a premonition that a local mall is going to be bombed, but when she tells the authorities, she finds herself under suspicion, and no one else
British Columbia public libraries statistics 2005 ( Book )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
British Columbia public libraries statistics is an annual publication of the Public Library Services Branch of the Ministry of Education. It provides a compilation of statistical and financial data summarizing the activities of British Columbia public libraries for the calendar year. Tables are ordered alphabetically by library name and numerically by population served
 
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controlled identity British Columbia. Library Services Branch

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British Columbia. Ministry of Community, Aboriginal and Women's Services. Public Library Services Branch
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