Most widely held works by Pat Barlow
Rules of prey by John Sandford ( Recording )
5 editions published between 1989 and 2003 in English and held by 7 libraries worldwide
Louis "Mad-dog" Vullion is a young attorney ... and a murderer. He kills for the sheer contest, playing an elaborate game for which he has written terrifying rules. Police Lt. Lucas Davenport is going to have to out-maneuver the killer's clever plan -- and beat the mad dog at his own deadly craft.
Maud's house of dreams the life of Lucy Maud Montgomery by Janet Louise Swoboda Lunn ( Recording )
4 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 7 libraries worldwide
Maud Montgomery's life was often long and painful. Lunn brings to life the spirit that was Lucy Maud Montgomery, including her strict and lonely upbringing, as well as her hard-won successes after years of doubt and rejection. Throughout her life, Maud never stopped writing her journals and stories.
Faking it by Jennifer Crusie ( Recording )
5 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
Holding the eccentric Goodnight family together is daughter Matilda, who's inherited the secret locked in the basement, a secret that she's willing to do almost anything to keep. Davy Dempsey, a reformed con man will do anything to get back the three million ripped off by his financial manager. Davy and Tilda reluctantly join forces.
Random passage by Bernice Morgan ( Recording )
3 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 6 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.
Chocolate chip cookie murder by Joanne Fluke ( Recording )
5 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
Take one amateur sleuth. Mix in some eccentric Minnesota locals. Add a dollop of crackling suspense. Hannah Swensen, the cookie-baking heroine, whose gingersnaps are almost as tart as her mouth is definitely stirring things up. She already has her hands full trying to dodge her mother's attempts to marry her off and now mush solve a murder.
Another homecoming by Janette Oke ( Recording )
4 editions published between 1997 and 2000 in English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
This world is at war. A young man bravely kisses his weeping bride goodbye at the train station, leaving her all alone. Some time later the dreaded telegram arrives and the young woman faces heartbreak, hope and discovery.
Captive innocence by Fern Michaels ( Recording )
3 editions published between 1981 and 2005 in English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
After the death of her much older husband, Royall Banner embarks on a voyage to South America, accompanied by her chaperone. En route, their ship docks in Rio de Janeiro. She sneaks away to the Mardi Gras, where she meets Sebation Rivera, their first encounter sparking a smoldering desire which they mask with mutual insolence.
Garbo laughs by Elizabeth Hay ( Recording )
3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
The quixotic tale of Harriet Browning who forms a movie club with three companions-of-the screen: a boy who loves Frank Sinatra, a girl with Bette Davis eyes, and an earthy sidekick named Dinah for Dinah Shore. How to make the transitions in life and love is a recurring dilemma about how movies interact with our lives - for better or worse.
Inner harbor by Nora Roberts ( Recording )
2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
Last in the Quinn triology, sequel to Rising tides. Phillip has a successful career on track, but also intends to fulfill his father's dying request and raise Seth. Seth's future seems assured, until a mysterious stranger arrives in town claiming to research St. Christopher's for her new book, but in fact she holds a secret about the Quinns.
Keep sweet children of polygamy by Debbie Palmer ( Recording )
3 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
This is the intimate story of the author's life in the polygamous community of Bountiful. Her father had six wives and she had forty-seven siblings. In this provocative and deeply moving memoir, Debbie Palmer has created a detailed portait of fanatical fundamentalism, a frightening warning about the perils of unquestioning belief.
Born in fire by Nora Roberts ( Recording )
5 editions published between 1994 and 2004 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
First in the triology, this is the story of Margaret Mary Concannon, a talented glass sculptress sent to Italy from her Irish village. However, she is prevented by her churlish mother from reaching her potential until she meets the wealthy manager of an art gallery.
Dear Emily by Fern Michaels ( Recording )
5 editions published between 1995 and 2003 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
Emily believed that one day she would have everything she wanted ; children, an education, and a career of her own. What she got was overweight, out of shape, and dumped. Emily reclaims her life by slimming down and starting her own business and now has two exciting men in her life. Could one of them become her life's true partner?
Born in shame by Nora Roberts ( Recording )
5 editions published between 1996 and 2004 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
In the final novel in this series, Shannon is a talented graphic artist in New York. Her world is turned upside down when she learns the identify of her real father; Thomas Concannon. Reluctantly, she goes to Ireland to meet the family she never knew existed and discovers the possibility of a love that is meant to be.
Fortune's rocks a novel by Anita Shreve ( Recording )
5 editions published between 1999 and 2002 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
In 1899, Olympia Biddeford has an affair with a married man. For the rest of her life she must deal with the price of straying in an unforgiving era.
The pilot's wife by Anita Shreve ( Recording )
4 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
News of Jack Lyon's fatal airplane crash sends his wife Kathryn into shock. The situation worsens when Kathyrn discovers she never really knew her husband of 16 years at all.
A matter of choice by Nora Roberts ( Recording )
4 editions published between 1996 and 2001 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
Second in the From the heart trilogy. A beautiful antiques dealer and a New York City cop are ensnared in the dangerously destructive world of international smuggling.
I" is for innocent by Sue Grafton ( Recording )
3 editions published between 1992 and 1993 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
This is a Kinsey Millhone mystery. She takes over the investigation of a case where the court's statute of limitations is about to run out. David Barney was acquitted of his rich wife's murder five years ago. Her first husband appeals the acquittal and wants to inherit her estate. David swears he is innocent.
Memories of a pure spring by Thu Huong Duong ( Recording )
3 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
The author brings a unique sense of realism and credibility to the lives of composer Hung Pham and his wife, singer Mai Suong. It is the story of a successful composer who is happily maried to his child-bride and a father of two daughters. It also tells of love and betryal between husband and wife, a man and his art and a man and his country.
Born in ice by Nora Roberts ( Recording )
5 editions published between 1995 and 2004 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
When the harsh storms of winter descend upon western Ireland, the locals stay indoors and the visitors stay away. This year, though, bed-and-breakfast owner, Brianna, is expecting an unusual guest. Writer, Grayson Thane, is a restless wanderer looking to spend a solitary winter, yet sometimes fate has a plan of its own. Second in the series.
Endings and beginnings by Nora Roberts ( Recording )
4 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
Third in the From the heart trilogy. The final installment in the trilogy finds two Washington television reporters trying to protect their love from their own professional rivalry-- and the hazards of their celebrity.
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