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Watmore, Norah

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Works: 57 works in 59 publications in 1 language and 151 library holdings
Genres: Biography  History 
Roles: Narrator
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Most widely held works by Norah Watmore
A kind of magic by Betty Neels ( Recording )
2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fergus was exasperating, absolutely determined to have his own way; he was exactly the sort of man to annoy any girl and Rosie was no exception. Of course he could be charming when it suited him. Not that it mattered to Rosie, as he had already told her that hed̀ found the girl he was going to marry
Out in the midday sun my Kenya by Elspeth Huxley ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The author returns to Africa, where she spent her childhood. She describes the flora and fauna, customs and personalities she meets and notes the social, cultural ;and political changes which climaxed in Kenya's independence
The quiet professor by Betty Neels ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Megans̀ world fell apart. Suddenly nothing seemed a certainty. Unless she could count the reassuring presence of Jake, a Dutch professor. He seemed determined to help her get her life together, but what exactly were his motives? He couldnt̀ possibly care for her, could he?
Edward and Alexandra their private and public lives by Richard Hough ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The marriage of the most powerful Prince to the most beautiful Princess in the world was like some matchless living fairy-tale, it was 1863. On the death of Queen Victoria, in spite of widespread anxiety, the pair made the complete King and Queen. Their dual roles are told in this biography with riveting readability
The impostor a novel by June Drummond ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Hubert lays a wager that his brother, Lord Hector, is incapable of a week's useful work so Hector applies for the post of tutor to the troublesome son of Admiral Carey. Hector is drawn unexpectedly and dramatically into the family's problems and the Admiral's niece is beginning to suspect that the polished 'Mr Finch' is not what he appears to be
Shelley and his world by Claire Tomalin ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This tells of the poet Shelley's childhood and early life, his radical political and atheistic views, friendships with contemporary poets, marriages and scandalous love affairs and premature death in Italy by drowning
Princess Margaret a biography by Theo Aronson ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
For many years second in line to the throne, Princess Margaret was born with every advantage - beauty, vivacity, intelligence, wealth and position. Yet her nature, as one intimate put it ẁas to make everything go wrong'. Here is the first detailed indepth study of this controversial figure, written by a respected royal biographer
Edward VII's children by John Van der Kiste ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The marrying kind by Jessica Stirling ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
It is 1930 and the Burnsides live in Glasgow. Jack's wife is disenchanted with marriage and motherhood. Henry's German-born wife has a past full of dark sins and secrets. Alison, her ambition to become a doctor within reach seems set to marry Jim; until she becomes entangled with a fellow student, whose ruthless ambition is matched only by his irresistible Irish charm. But the Burnsides are survivors
Anne private princess revealed by Brian Hoey ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This is a revealing biography of the Princess Royal. It tells the story of her life and work today. How she survived the trauma of the breakup of her first marriage, to Mark Phillips, and succeeded in persuading her family to accept Tim Laurence as her new husband. James Beaton, the Princess's personal bodyguard, who was shot five times during the attempted kidnapping in The Mall, speaks out after twentytwo years, telling exactly what it was like to be involved in the most dramatic episode in her life
Traveller's prelude autobiography 1893-1927 by Freya Stark ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The pebbled shore the memoirs of Elizabeth Longford by Elizabeth Longford ( Recording )
2 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Elizabeth Longford, author and biographer, began writing in her 50s. Before that she had successfully combined her roles as wife of a cabinet minister and later Earl, as mother of 8 and as a parliamentary candidate. These memoirs cover her first 60 years
Another day by Evelyn Hood ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Kirsty fled, pregnant and in terror. In 1906 she returns with her first born, her husband and the other children. She inherits her father's business; from her new life flows a steady stream of troubles. She is unprepared for the sudden reappearance of a figure from the past. Her love and devotion for her brood never falter, and through it all she comes to learn that tomorrow is always another day
Full circle an autobiographical journal by Janet Baker ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Polsinney Harbour by Mary Emily Pearce ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A beautiful young woman tries to rebuild her shattered life in the Cornish village of Polsinney
As thousands cheer the life of Irving Berlin by Laurence Bergreen ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Irving Berlin (1888-1998) began life in America as a Russian Jewish immigrant aged 5. Starting his singing career as a singing waiter, unable to read or write music, he worked his way up in the world to King of American songwriters
The storms of fate by Cynthia S Roberts ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
As children the lives of Jean-Luc and Sarah are unknowingly interwoven. As adults and strangers, discovery of both love and the past are painfully revealed. It is a love which survives betrayal, murder and adventure, romance and intrigue over generations
Fiddler's moll life with Yehudi by Diana Menuhin ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
By invitation by Charlotte Bingham ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jennifer, the Marchioness of Pemberton, decides to give a ball. While out shopping her friend, Lady Georgiana, re-meets her first lover and at the same time her aunt, the Countess, finds out that Jennifer is intent on double-crossing her. The Countess decides to to teach Jennifer a lesson. Will life in this particular part of Wiltshire ever settle down?
As time goes by the life of Ingrid Bergman by Laurence Leamer ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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