Most widely held works by Cristine McMurdo-Wallis
Southern cross by Patricia Daniels Cornwell ( Recording )
9 editions published between 1998 and 2011 in English and held by 1,273 libraries worldwide
A former police chief finds herself summoned to Richmond to clean up scandalous conditions.
Nickel and dimed on (not) getting by in America by Barbara Ehrenreich ( Recording )
11 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in English and held by 1,151 libraries worldwide
Nickel and Dimed is a modern classic that deftly portrays the plight of America's working-class poor. Author Barbara Ehrenreich decides to see if she can scratch out a comfortable living in blue-collar America. What she discovers is a culture of desperation, where workers often take multiple low-paying jobs just to keep a roof overhead.
Just imagine by Susan Elizabeth Phillips ( Recording )
7 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in English and held by 1,004 libraries worldwide
The turbulent, passionate story of two Civil War survivors. A spirited young woman, Kit Weston has lost her Southern home and family in the war. Baron Cain, a northerner, now owns her beloved plantation Risen Glory. Kit would like to murder him. But since she is an orphan, much to her horror, he is appointed as her guardian. Both are headstrong and independent, yet there is a powerful attraction between them. The war between their wills--and their hearts--is just beginning.
Glory in death by J. D Robb ( Recording )
6 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in English and held by 901 libraries worldwide
When two beautiful, highly successful women are found murdered, Eve has a long list of suspects. The two glamorous women rubbed elbows with a number of wealthy, powerful men, including her own lover, Roarke.
Naked in death by J. D Robb ( Recording )
7 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in English and held by 889 libraries worldwide
Three young women have been brutally murdered. After 10 years on the New York City police force, Lieutenant Eve Dallas knows better than to become emotionally involved with her work. But the prime suspect is a suave, sophisticated Irish billionaire with a mysterious past and she finds herself powerless to resist his charm.
Immortal in death by J. D Robb ( Recording )
7 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in English and held by 873 libraries worldwide
Eve Dallas, policewoman of the future, is forced to arrest her best friend Mavis for murder when all clues point to Mavis as the killer of her lover's old girlfriend.
A case of nosy neighbors by Lori Copeland ( Recording )
6 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in English and held by 810 libraries worldwide
Several peeping tom incidents have been reported across town. With an unknown individual on the loose, and the townsfolk terrified, Stella jumps into action. Unfortunately, this time not all of the Diamond women are available to work on the case. With her loyal friend Maude in bed with a sprained ankle, and CeeCee preoccupied with mail delivery, will Stella be able to go it alone and dupe the daring deviant?
The morning after by Lisa Jackson ( Recording )
7 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in English and held by 810 libraries worldwide
Beautiful journalist Nikki Gillette would give anything to get out of Savannah. Her chance might have come as shse begins to cover a major story about a killer nicknamed The Grave Robber. To gather pieces for her report, she shadows the rugged and handsome investigator Pierce Reed. A fierce attraction ignites between them as they continue spending time together. But as the murders continue, and secrets are revealed, Nikki wonders what Pierce is hiding about the killer and his victims.
New Orleans mourning by Julie Smith ( Recording )
5 editions published between 1999 and 2011 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 778 libraries worldwide
A revealing glimpse into the hidden world of New Orleans high society and an intricately plotted murder mystery. The novel introduces rookie cop Skip Langdon, as she investigates a seamy Mardi Gras murder. Everyone in town is shocked when Chauncey St. Amant, a prominent citizen and this year's King of Carnival, is killed on his parade float by a shooter in a Dolly Parton get-up. Skip Langdon is assigned the case because of her own upper-crust background. Skip's investigation takes her deep into the Garden District to dig up the St. Amant family skeletons and a dangerous ancient secret.
A case of crooked letters by Lori Copeland ( Recording )
7 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in English and held by 754 libraries worldwide
Trouble is brewing in the sleepy hamlet of Morning Shade. Multiple chain letters are circulating throughout town, and a local resident is to blame. Little old ladies are being victimized by empty promises of vast riches and rejuvenated health. Fortunately, the plucky Stella Diamond is on the case.
The Axeman's jazz by Julie Smith ( Recording )
6 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in English and held by 744 libraries worldwide
Detective Skip Landon's latest case is to track down the 'Axeman', a cold and clever killer determined to copy the campaign of terror of his turn-of-the-century namesake.
A case of bad taste by Lori Copeland ( Recording )
7 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in English and held by 734 libraries worldwide
A Case of Bad Taste, set in a small Arkansas town, brims with homespun humor and unforgettable characters. When a series of break-ins shakes up the town, novelist Maude Diamond spots fresh material for her next book. A crook is sneaking into people's houses -- and redecorating them!
The Florabama Ladies' Auxiliary & Sewing Circle by Lois Battle ( Recording )
7 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in English and held by 707 libraries worldwide
Although they come from different ways of life, both Bonnie and Ruth are experiencing drastic changes. Unexpectedly the two women's lives become intertwined, and together they survive the ups and downs of small town life.
A ghost for Maggie by Emily Carmichael ( Recording )
6 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in English and held by 631 libraries worldwide
Decades ago, Robin Rowe was a successful madame in the bustling town of Jerome, Arizona. Now her granddaughter, Maggie Potter, has bought the old mansion and turned it into a bed and breakfast. But the feisty madame still lives there as a ghost. And when she learns that her lovely granddaughter is single, she decides to find the right man for Maggie.
Body of lies by Iris Johansen ( Recording )
5 editions published in 2002 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 623 libraries worldwide
Eve Duncan, a forensic sculptor, reconstructs victims of violent crime. When she is called to Baton Rouge to work on a skelton, her life is threatened and puzzling questions plague her work.
Now I lay me down to sleep by Patricia H Rushford ( Recording )
5 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in English and held by 583 libraries worldwide
Helen Bradley is a journalist who uses both spiritual strength and investigative skills to uncover the facts for her articles. Now she has received an urgent request for help when the director of a prestigious convalescent home dies from an apparent heart attack. His widow, however, is convinced that he was murdered.
Nora, Nora by Anne Rivers Siddons ( Recording )
9 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in English and held by 581 libraries worldwide
Peyton McKenzie is a shy, gawky teenager, living with her widowed father, when her cousin Nora comes to visit. Nora is nothing like the conservative, churchgoing relatives Peyton has known. Soon, Nora has taken Peyton under her wing.
Red sky in mourning by Patricia H Rushford ( Recording )
4 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in English and held by 578 libraries worldwide
When Helen Bradley arrives at a coastal village to complete a regional travel guide, she learns that the woman who started the project was killed in an accident which may have been staged to cover illegal activity in this supposedly tranquil town.
Final target by Iris Johansen ( Recording )
4 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 573 libraries worldwide
Melissa Delgado is off on an incredible adventure from Washington to Amsterdam to Paris in an attempt to recover the Wind Dancer, a priceless gold statue that has been stolen.
Long time no see by Susan Isaacs ( Recording )
6 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in English and held by 479 libraries worldwide
Judith Singer, a newly minted historian and widow, finds herself in the middle of a suburban Long Island murder mystery.
Audiobooks Audiobooks Billionaires Bradley, Helen (Fictitious character) Children of presidents Dallas, Eve (Fictitious character) Detective and mystery stories Duncan, Eve (Fictitious character) Facial reconstruction (Anthropology) Female friendship Fiction Forensic anthropology Georgia Georgia--Savannah Ghost stories Granddaughters Grandmothers History Journalists Langdon, Skip (Fictitious character) Louisiana Louisiana--New Orleans Middle-aged women Midlife crisis Minimum wage Models (Persons) Mothers and daughters Mothers-in-law New York (State)--New York Parent and adult child Police chiefs Policewomen Poverty Psychic trauma Revenge Serial murders Sisters Unemployed women workers United States United States--Gulf Coast Unskilled labor Victims of terrorism Virginia Virginia--Richmond Washington (State) Widows Women detectives Women sculptors Working poor Young women
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