WorldCat Identities

Michaels, Barbara 1927-2013

Overview
Works: 53 works in 494 publications in 4 languages and 29,387 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Psychological fiction  Detective and mystery stories, American  Ghost stories  Suspense fiction 
Roles: Author, Bibliographic antecedent
Classifications: PS3563.E747, 813.54
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Barbara Michaels
 
Most widely held works by Barbara Michaels
Vanish with the rose by Barbara Michaels( Book )

30 editions published between 1992 and 2014 in English and held by 2,971 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The dead fast intrudes on the present when Diana Reed, posing as a landscape architect, is forced to confront deadly forces in the 18 century mansion which is being restored by a pair of wealthy eccentrics
Stitches in time by Barbara Michaels( Book )

25 editions published between 1985 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,819 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An anthropology student working in a store in Virginia touches a haunted quilt and comes under its spell. As a result she falls in love with the owner's husband and is ready to kill to get him. By the author of Shattered Silk
Search the shadows by Barbara Michaels( Book )

26 editions published between 1987 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 2,451 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Haskell Maloney was cruelly orphaned when she was just a baby. Now, twenty-two years later, she receives confirmation of the bitter truth she always suspected: the fallen war hero whose name she shares was not her father. Her quest for answers -- and a personal history -- brings Haskell to the famed Oriental Institute in Chicago, a city in which her mother lived and thrived before her strange, untimely death. But by rummaging around in the darkness, Haskell's exposing much more than she bargained for. And now she's racing against the clock to discover who she really is ... and why someone is suddenly determined to kill her
Shattered silk by Barbara Michaels( Book )

25 editions published between 1986 and 2014 in English and held by 2,266 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A series of disturbing and increasingly threatening events turn Karen's dream of opening an antique clothing store into a nightmare
The walker in shadows by Barbara Michaels( Book )

21 editions published between 1979 and 2014 in English and held by 1,651 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mark Robbins falls head over heels in love with his new neighbor Kathy Friedrichs, but her father tells him to stay away and even their house which had sat empty for years seems to warn him off
Greygallows by Barbara Michaels( Book )

34 editions published between 1972 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,603 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

London in the 1840's. Suspense novel
House of many shadows by Barbara Michaels( Book )

22 editions published between 1974 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,574 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After her accident, Meg's mind played tricks on her. Her recuperation in the old house did not stop the hallucinations--instead they became terrifying
Someone in the house by Barbara Michaels( Book )

22 editions published between 1977 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,553 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Anne and Kevin housesit at Grayhaven Manor, an English Gothic mansion transplanted stone-by-stone to Pennsylvania, planning to write a book, when something--elusive and powerful, beautiful and seductive--distracts them
The sea king's daughter by Barbara Michaels( Book )

23 editions published between 1975 and 2014 in English and held by 1,506 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Her father, an archaelogist, had not seen her for 20 years. Suddenly he wanted her to work with him in Greece, where she was caught up in a sacrificial doom which seemed inescapable
The dark on the other side by Barbara Michaels( Book )

23 editions published between 1970 and 2014 in English and Finnish and held by 1,461 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The house whispered to her, and she thought she must be going mad. Was there no one to help her?
Ammie, come home by Barbara Michaels( Book )

27 editions published between 1968 and 2014 in English and held by 1,423 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hosting what was supposed to be a harmless séance to entertain her visiting niece, Sara, in her elegant Georgetown home, Ruth Bennett comes face to face with an unwelcome spirit who reveals a dark history of lust, treachery, violence, and murder that now plagues the modern-day inhabitants of the haunted house
Patriot's dream by Barbara Michaels( Book )

21 editions published between 1976 and 2014 in English and German and held by 1,417 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A girl living in restored Williamsburg has dreams that seem to connect her with a man who lived two hundred years earlier
The crying child by Barbara Michaels( Book )

31 editions published between 1971 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,357 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Joanne McMullen's fears for her sister's sanity have brought her to remote King's Island, Maine. Mary's grief over the loss of her child is threatening to send her over the edge and her insistence that she has heard an eerie, childlike wailing in the woods fuels Joanne's anxiety. And now Mary's taken to disappearing at midnight in search of the source of the heartrending moans. But it is not just her sister's encroaching madness that is chilling Joanne's blood. it is her own. Because suddenly, impossibly, she also hears the crying child
Prince of darkness by Barbara Michaels( Book )

21 editions published between 1969 and 2014 in English and held by 1,202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A mysterious stranger arrives in Middleburg, Maryland and the townsfolk fear that he may stir up old demons and legends of malevelant sorceries and sacrifices. The town also has quite a few secrets of its own to hide. What horrible evils will follow?
Sons of the wolf by Barbara Michaels( Book )

28 editions published between 1967 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,070 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two orphaned cousins, Harriet and Ada, are consigned to the care of a distant relative living on the edge of the moors. Tension mounts as the girls encounter strange and eery happenings
Someone in the house by Barbara Michaels( )

11 editions published between 1993 and 2011 in English and held by 791 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

What strange presence blows through the corridors of this ancient mansion? Is its intent to protect, defend, or destroy?--
Vanish with the rose by Barbara Michaels( Recording )

12 editions published between 1992 and 2010 in English and held by 332 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Diana arrives at her family mansion determined to unearth long-forgotten secrets, including the identity of her brother's murderer
Be buried in the rain by Barbara Michaels( Recording )

13 editions published between 1985 and 2008 in English and held by 298 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Julie Newcomb has been called back to the birthplace of her worst memories, to be a companion to the one person she fears most. The truth lies somewhere on her grandmother's crumbling plantation, as real and terrifying as the two skeletons lying together in the swampy shadows of Deadman's Hollow
Dark duet by Barbara Michaels( Book )

2 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Greygallows by Barbara Michaels( Recording )

6 editions published between 1988 and 2000 in English and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lucy Cartwright does not expect the web of betrayal and danger, and the shadows of Greygallows when she marries Baron Clare, but now it's too late
 
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Stitches in time
Alternative Names

controlled identityMertz, Barbara

Mertz, Barbara

マイクルズ, バーバラ

Languages
English (385)

Finnish (17)

German (12)

Norwegian (2)

Covers
Stitches in timeSearch the shadowsShattered silkThe walker in shadowsGreygallowsHouse of many shadowsSomeone in the houseThe sea king's daughter