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Balogh, Mary

Works: 807 works in 3,258 publications in 9 languages and 108,774 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Romance fiction  Historical fiction  History  Romances  Novels  Fiction 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PR6052.A465, 823.914
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Most widely held works about Mary Balogh
Most widely held works by Mary Balogh
A secret affair by Mary Balogh( Book )

37 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 3,110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Hannah Reid has been Duchess of Dunbarton since she was nineteen, the wife of an elderly duke to whom she has been rumored to be flagrantly unfaithful. Now he is dead and, more beautiful than ever at thirty, Hannah has her freedom. She intends to take a lover -- Constantine Huxtable. Rumored to be living the life of a sensualist, he always chooses recent widows for his short-lived affairs. Hannah will fit the bill nicely. But once these two passionate and scandalous figures find each other, they discover that it isn't so easy to extricate oneself from the fires of desire without getting singed."--Back cover
The secret mistress by Mary Balogh( Book )

35 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 2,988 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Edward Ailsbury, the new Earl of Heyward, rescues Angeline Dudley from public embarrassment, Angeline falls instantly in love. But the stuffy Earl has little concern for Angeline. Edward wishes only to wed an old friend for an amicable companionship, a good match for his staid persona. But Angelina may show Edward that comfort is no match for passion
Seducing an angel by Mary Balogh( Book )

35 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 2,981 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In glittering Regency England a destitute widow stands accused of murdering her husband and must now barter her beauty in order to survive. With seduction in mind, she sets her sights on Stephen Huxtable, the irresistibly attractive Earl of Merton and London's most eligible bachelor. But Stephen, who comes to want Cassandra more than he has ever wanted any woman, won't rest until she has surrendered everything--not as his mistress, but as his lover and wife
Simply perfect by Mary Balogh( Book )

31 editions published between 1984 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 2,644 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Having resigned herself to life without love, Claudia Martin, headmistress of Miss Martin's School for Girls, is drawn to Joseph, the Marquess of Attingsborough, who is willing to defy convention and break every rule in society to make her his
Simply love by Mary Balogh( Book )

35 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 2,601 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Anne Jewell, a favorite teacher at Miss Martin's School for Girls, is forced to confront the tragedies of the past in order to build a new life for herself and her son after she meets Sydnam Butler, a quiet and gentle hero of the Peninsular Wars
Simply magic by Mary Balogh( Book )

36 editions published between 1984 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 2,585 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Haunted by tragedy, fiery Susanna Osbourne is determined to keep her distance from all men, including handsome Peter Edgeworth, an aristocrat who is determined to overcome the secrets of the past to build a new future with her
The proposal : a novel by Mary Balogh( Book )

18 editions published between 2012 and 2015 in English and French and held by 2,579 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Believing her romantic prospects are over after losing her husband in an accident and suffering a fall that leaves her with a limp, young Lady Gwendoline strives to be happy for others and finds an unexpected second chance at love
A matter of class by Mary Balogh( Book )

28 editions published between 2009 and 2015 in English and French and held by 2,482 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this Regency romance, wealthy, untitled Reginald Mason consents, and enters into a hostile engagement in which he and his prospective bride--Lady Annabelle Ashton, daughter of the Earl of Havercroft--are openly antagonistic, each one resenting the other for their current state of affairs while their respective fathers revel in their suffering
Simply unforgettable by Mary Balogh( Book )

36 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in 7 languages and held by 2,390 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

En route to Bath, England, to teach at Miss Martin's School for Girls, Frances Allard seeks refuge from a snowstorm at a nearby inn and finds unexpected passion with Robert Marshall, unaware that Robert is the heir to the Earl of Edgecombe
First comes marriage by Mary Balogh( Book )

45 editions published between 2009 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 2,305 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the first of a dazzling linked Regency quartet. Viscount Lygate is drawn to the many attractions of the Huxtable family, but which one of the daughters will answer his prayers?
Slightly dangerous by Mary Balogh( Book )

41 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 2,265 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

All of London is abuzz over the imminent arrival of Wulfric Bedwyn, the reclusive, cold-as-ice Duke of Bedcastle, at the most glittering social event of the season. Some whisper of a tragic love affair. Others say he is so aloof and passionless that not even the gratest beauty could capture his attention. But on this dazzling afternoon, one woman does catch the Duke's eye - and she is the only female in the room who isn't even trying. -- back cover
At last comes love by Mary Balogh( Book )

33 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 2,174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A scandal sends Duncan Pennethorne back home where he finds out he must wed in fifteen days or be cut off without a penny. He learns that Margaret Huxtable is looking for a husband so he sets off to convince her to accept his marriage proposal
Then comes seduction by Mary Balogh( Book )

30 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 2,164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a night of drunken revelry, Jasper Finley, Baron Montford, gambles his reputation as London's most notorious lover on his ability to seduce the virtuous Katherine Huxtable. For Katherine, Jasper's offer is irresistible: to make London's most dangerous rake fall in love with her. Then Jasper suddenly ups the ante by asking her to become his wife
A summer to remember by Mary Balogh( Book )

47 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 2,038 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

To gain their mutual independence, Lauren Edgeworth enters into a bargain with Viscount "Kit" Ravensberg that she will masquerade as his betrothed for the summer, but their scheme could be undermined by their growing feelings for each other
Someone to love by Mary Balogh( Book )

19 editions published between 2016 and 2018 in English and held by 2,010 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Humphrey Wescott, Earl of Riverdale, has died, leaving behind a fortune and a scandalous secret that will forever alter the lives of everyone in his family--including the daughter no one knew he had ... Anna Snow grew up in an orphanage in Bath, knowing nothing of the family she came from. Now she discovers that the late Earl of Riverdale was her father and that she has inherited his fortune. She is also overjoyed to learn she has siblings. However, they want nothing to do with her or her attempts to share her new wealth. But the new earl's guardian is interested in Anna ... Avery Archer, Duke of Netherby, keeps others at a distance. Yet something prompts him to aid Anna in her transition from orphan to lady. As London society and Anna's newfound relatives threaten to overwhelm her, Avery steps in to rescue her and finds himself vulnerable to feelings and desires he has hidden so well for so long."--
Someone to wed : a Westcott novel by Mary Balogh( Book )

28 editions published between 2017 and 2019 in English and held by 1,979 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A very practical marriage makes Alexander Westcott question his heart in the latest Regency romance from the New York Times bestselling author of Someone to Hold. When Alexander Westcott becomes the new Earl of Riverdale, he inherits a title he never wanted and a failing country estate he can't afford. But he fully intends to do everything in his power to undo years of neglect and give the people who depend on him a better life ... A recluse for more than twenty years, Wren Heyden wants one thing out of life: marriage. With her vast fortune, she sets her sights on buying a husband. But when she makes the desperate - and oh-so-dashing-earl - a startlingly unexpected proposal, Alex will only agree to a proper courtship, hoping for at least friendship and respect to develop between them. He is totally unprepared for the desire that overwhelms him when Wren finally lifts the veils that hide the secrets of her past
Someone to honor : a Westcott novel by Mary Balogh( Book )

25 editions published in 2019 in English and held by 1,936 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Abigail Westcott's dreams for her future were lost when her father died and she discovered her parents were not legally married. But now, six years later, she enjoys the independence a life without expectation provides a wealthy single woman. Indeed, she's grown confident enough to scold the careless servant chopping wood outside without his shirt on in the proximity of ladies. But the man is not a servant. He is Gilbert Bennington, the lieutenant colonel and superior officer who has escorted her wounded brother Harry home from the wars with Napoleon. He's come to help his friend and junior officer recover, and he doesn't take lightly to being condescended to - secretly because of his own humble beginnings. If at first these two seem to embody what the other most despises, they will soon discover how wrong first impressions can be. For behind the appearance of the once grand lady and once humble man are two people who share an understanding of what true honor means, and how only with it can one find love
Someone to hold by Mary Balogh( Book )

21 editions published between 2017 and 2019 in English and held by 1,897 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Camille Westcott, who has been declared illegitimate and without a title, moves to Bath to teach at an orphanage, where she meets artist Joel Cunningham, for whom she feels a mutual contempt until things take a passionate turn
Only a kiss by Mary Balogh( Book )

27 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 1,867 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Since witnessing the death of her husband during the wars, Imogen, Lady Barclay, has secluded herself in the confines of Hardford Hall, their home in Cornwall. The new owner has failed to take up his inheritance, and Imogen desperately hopes he will never come to disturb her fragile peace
The arrangement by Mary Balogh( Book )

24 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 1,835 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Desperate to escape his mothers matchmaking Vincent Hunt Viscount Darleigh flees to a remote country village. But even there another marital trap is sprung. So when Miss Sophia Frys intervention on his behalf finds her unceremoniously booted from her guardians home Vincent is compelled to act. He may have been blinded in battle but he can see a solution to both their problems: marriage. At first quiet unassuming Sophia rejects Vincents proposal. But when such a gloriously handsome man persuades her that he needs a wife of his own choosing as much as she needs protection from destitution she agrees. Her alternative is too dreadful to contemplate. But how can an all consuming fire burn from such a cold arrangement? As friendship and camaraderie lead to sweet seduction and erotic pleasure dare they believe a bargain born of desperation might lead them both to a love destined to be?
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Alternative Names
Balogh, Mary

Baloghová, Mary, 1944-

Bėlou, Mėri

Bèlou, Mèri, 1944-

Jenkins, Mary, 1944-

Mary Balogh Brits romanschrijfster

Mary Balogh nofelydd Cymru-Canada

Mary Balogh Welsh-Canadian novelist

Mary Jenkins

Белоу М. 1944-

Бэлоу, Мэри

Мэри Бэлоу

Մերի Բելոու

ماري بالوف كاتبة كندية

발로그, 메리 1944-

벌로그, 메리 1944-

バログ, メアリ