WorldCat Identities

Watmore, Norah

Overview
Works: 58 works in 59 publications in 1 language and 106 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Fiction  History  Romance fiction  Anecdotes 
Roles: Narrator
Classifications: PN2598.A65, 823.914
Publication Timeline
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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 5 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
The quiet professor by Betty Neels( Recording )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 4 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?
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
The Impostor by June Drummond( Recording )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 3 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
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?
Amelia, a long journey by Maria Triaca( Recording )

1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Edward and Alexandra : their private and public lives by Richard Hough( Recording )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 3 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
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
Ottoline Morrell : life on the grand scale by Miranda Seymour( Recording )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lady Ottoline Morrell was the wife of an MP and was an active founder-member of the Contemporary Arts Society, and an indefatigable hostess and, for a time during the spring of 1911, mistress of three exceptionally demanding men. Though painstakingly researched and meticulously annotated this biography is written with humour and vigour worthy of its subject
Out in the midday sun by Elspeth Huxley( Recording )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 3 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
Julie Andrews : a life on stage and screen by Robert Windeler( Recording )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This highly readable biography charts both the highs and lows of a remarkable career. Unique in her enormous popularity the world over, and in her astonishing capacity for endurance, Julie Andrews is a superstar and a survivor. Robert Windeler's insightful biography reveals the full-blooded woman behind the high and low notes
The other side of the river by Jessica Blair( Recording )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In an atmosphere of neglect and recrimination by her father, Genetta seeks comfort from her friend Reuben. When her father orders her to marry Cyrus, thus allying the two most powerful jet producing families in Whitby, Genetta cuts herself off from family to raise her children in Reuben's home, awaiting his return from his voyages. but an untimely tragedy finds her homeless ans penniless. Despite her reduced circumstances, will she find a stepping stone back to her life on the other side?
Leaves of the tulip tree by Juliette Huxley( Recording )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It was during the First World War that the young Juliette became a governess in the Morrell family at Garsington, a vast change after her Calvinist childhood in Switzerland. There she met all the Bloomsbury characters and, most importantly, the Huxley brothers. Marriage to Julian was to have its darker side and was saved possibly by her latent capacity to develop her own independence, and she recalls the excitements and occasional chaos of those years with affectionate humour. 1986
Princess Margaret : a biography by Theo Aronson( Recording )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 2 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
The storms of fate by Cynthia S Roberts( Recording )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 2 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
Edward VII's children by John Van der Kiste( Recording )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fiddler's moll : life with Yehudi by Diana Menuhin( Recording )

1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An actress and dancer herself, Diana Gould gave up her own career when she married Yehudi Menuhin. Her story opens in a Registry Office shortly after the Second World War and ranges around the globe through many years of packing, travel and hotels. It is a life filled with interesting people and events. 1984
Shelley and his world by Claire Tomalin( Recording )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 2 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
As thousands cheer : the life of Irving Berlin by Laurence Bergreen( Recording )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 2 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
Here's to aunts! by Marea Stenmark( Recording )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

'Here's To Aunts!' presents aunts of all ages and stages and takes a fascinating look at all aspects of aunthood, with Marea Stenmark skilfully weaving a colourful tapestry of aunts, country aunts and theatrical aunts. Bill Collins, Mr Movies himself, adds a touch of Hollywood with tales of famous movie aunts, and more than forty well-known and respected personalities have their say about aunts and aunthood
 
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English (21)