Most widely held works about Elizabeth Henry
Most widely held works by Elizabeth Henry
Justice is a woman by Catherine Cookson ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 98 libraries worldwide
A young pregnant wife turns to her unmarried sister for help in the reconciliation of her marriage.
My beloved son by Catherine Cookson ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 86 libraries worldwide
Ellen Jebeau's ruthless ambition left her son, Joseph, with a traumatic heritage. Would he ever emerge as his own true self?
The wingless bird by Catherine Cookson ( Recording )
2 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in English and held by 83 libraries worldwide
Agnes Conway, dissatisfied with her life as a shop girl, shocks her loutish father and unwed pregnant sister when she marries wealthy Charles Farrier.
Tilly Trotter by Catherine Cookson ( Recording )
5 editions published between 1987 and 2002 in English and held by 81 libraries worldwide
Relates the story of Tilly Trotter, a teenage girl from Tyneside, and follows her growth into a young woman of courage and fortitude.
The Mallen streak by Catherine Cookson ( Recording )
in English and held by 80 libraries worldwide
Thomas Mallen of High Banks Hall had many sons, most of them illegitimate. But to all of them he passed on his mark ; this was a distinctive flash of white hair running down to the left temple, and known as the Mallen Streak.
Maggie Rowan by Catherine Cookson ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 78 libraries worldwide
In the mining town of Fellburn, the Rowans and Taggarts are neighbours: fighting, laughing, enduring adversity together. Except Maggie Rowan, who is determined to escape life in a miner's cottage.
Kate Hannigan's girl by Catherine Cookson ( Recording )
5 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 77 libraries worldwide
"It is the 1920s and Kate is happily married to Dr. Rodney Prince-- but spiteful rumours about Kate's past seem to dog her and her illegitimate daughter Annie's steps. Annie faces a choice between two ways of life-- the middle-class existence offered by Brian Stannard and the uncertain prospects of Terence McBane, a brilliant mathematician from the under-privileged world that Annie knew as a child. She must find the strength and eventual maturity that will enable her to overcome the troubles which threaten to engulf her."--Container.
The dwelling place by Catherine Cookson ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 73 libraries worldwide
The black velvet gown by Catherine Cookson ( Recording )
in English and held by 73 libraries worldwide
Broken threads by Tessa Barclay ( Recording )
2 editions published between 1989 and 2005 in English and held by 71 libraries worldwide
Jenny Corvill is determined to relinquish the reins the prosperous waterside mill in Galashiels to her new husband Ronald Armstrong and enjoy life as a young bride. But soon her plans begin to be disrupted by her frivolous sister-in-law, Lucy who leaps at an opportunity to set up a second home in London - and cast her eye over the handsomest men.
The house of women by Catherine Cookson ( Recording )
2 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 68 libraries worldwide
Four generations of women from the Funnell family, live at Bramble House each with her own problems.
The glass virgin by Catherine Cookson ( Book )
2 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 67 libraries worldwide
A young woman from a wealthy family, the owner of a glass-works, experiences wealth, misfortune and poverty in nineteenth century north-east England.
The moth by Catherine Cookson ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 67 libraries worldwide
The Invisible cord by Catherine Cookson ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 62 libraries worldwide
Emily by Irene Carr ( Recording )
2 editions published between 2001 and 2005 in English and held by 60 libraries worldwide
This gritty saga begins with a child found alone on the quay who says her name is Emily. The Jacksons take her in but who is she?
Tilly Trotter widowed by Catherine Cookson ( Recording )
in English and held by 57 libraries worldwide
To be a lady biography of Catherine Cookson by Cliff Goodwin ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 56 libraries worldwide
The authorised biography of Dame Catherine Cookson, the most successful novelist of our times.
Katy's men by Irene Carr ( Recording )
2 editions published between 1999 and 2006 in English and held by 54 libraries worldwide
An independent, bonnie lass, Katy flees the drunken wrath of her father and gets a job with the Ashleigh family's import and export warehouse in Newcastle-upon-Tyne. Soon she is back on the street, this time with a child. Once again she finds work and a refuge with ex-soldier Matt Ballard. But trouble lies ahead. As the business prospers and Katy begins to realise where her heart lies, Matt's fiancee, the father of her child and the winds of war all conspire against her future happiness.
Daughter of the Dales by Hannah Hauxwell ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 52 libraries worldwide
Hannah, famous for her life of toil and depravation at Low Birk Hatt Farm, now lives at Belle Vue Cottage in a nearby village, and has running water and electricity.
Catherine Cookson the biography by Kathleen Jones ( Recording )
4 editions published between 1999 and 2003 in English and held by 46 libraries worldwide
Catherine Cookson's story is as dramatic as any of her bestselling novels. Born in 1906, the illegitimate daughter of a servant, she was brought up in the slums of Tyneside. Her childhood was marred by violence, abuse, alcoholism and shame. But determined to escape her situation, Catherine made her way out of the poverty trap by "writing it all out". Her novels became a new genre and her legendary success is contrasted here with a fuller, darker picture of her life.
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