Most widely held works about Sharan Newman
Most widely held works by Sharan Newman
The real history behind the Da Vinci code by Sharan Newman ( Book )
18 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in 7 languages and held by 1,256 libraries worldwide
A medieval scholar examines the historical facts and myths behind the best-selling novel, including discussions on the Templars, the Holy Grail, and the "Apocryphal Gospels."
Death comes as epiphany by Sharan Newman ( Book )
14 editions published between 1993 and 2004 in 5 languages and held by 791 libraries worldwide
Catherine LeVendeur, a scholar at the Convent of Paraclete in medieval France, must risk her life against the enemies of her Order.
To wear the white cloak by Sharan Newman ( Book )
8 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in English and held by 769 libraries worldwide
When a Knight Templar's body is discovered in Catherine LeVendeur's home on their return from a visit to France, "Catherine's closely held secret about her family's Jewish roots is threatened to be revealed."--Jacket.
Guinevere by Sharan Newman ( Book )
9 editions published between 1981 and 1996 in English and German and held by 727 libraries worldwide
The girlhood of the legendary Queen of Camelot is filled with spirits, beauty, imagination, pride, and dreams of her future husband and king.
The difficult saint by Sharan Newman ( Book )
13 editions published between 1999 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 710 libraries worldwide
The 12th century French sleuth, Catherine LeVendeur, travels to Germany to save her sister who is facing a charge of murder. After marrying a lord who was a winegrower, the sister is said to have killed him by poison, or worse, by witchcraft.
Strong as death by Sharan Newman ( Book )
7 editions published between 1996 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 689 libraries worldwide
After two miscarriages, the 12th Century sleuth Catherine LeVendeur and her Saxon husband travel to the shrine of St. James in Santiago de Compostela, Spain, to petition the saint for a child. On the way they encounter mad monks, not-so-penitent crusaders, and murder.
Heresy : a Catherine LeVendeur mystery by Sharan Newman ( Book )
4 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in English and held by 677 libraries worldwide
"Catherine LeVendeur is a creature of twelfth-century France. Her life is a mirror of time, but she is a unique spirit, determined to make her way in the world and armed with a keen mind and a curiousity that often puts her in peril."--Jacket.
The real history behind the Templars by Sharan Newman ( Book )
6 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 651 libraries worldwide
In the year 1119, these noblemen found their calling as protectors of the faithful on a dangerous pilgrimage to newly conquered Jerusalem. Appearing as saviors on horseback, they spawned legends--but their arrogance, wealth, and secrecy made them targets of hatred and prejudice. Although history tells of only 200 years between their valiant rise and Now, historian Newman elucidates the mysteries and misconceptions of the Templars, from their true first founding and role in the Crusades to more modern intrigues, including: Were they devout knights or secret heretics? Did they leave behind a fantastic treasure, hidden to this day? How did they come to be associated with the Holy Grail? Did they come to America before the time of Columbus? Does the order still exist?--From publisher description.
The devil's door by Sharan Newman ( Book )
10 editions published between 1994 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 650 libraries worldwide
In 12th Century France, Catherine LaVendeur, the novice nun, is sent on an undercover mission by Mother Heloise, the abbess of the convent. She has to find the killer of a wealthy noblewoman. In this, Catherine is ably aided by her fiance, Edgar, a student of the monk, Peter Abelard. By the author of Death Comes As Epiphany.
The Shanghai Tunnel by Sharan Newman ( Book )
3 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 645 libraries worldwide
Set in 1868 during Portland's rough trading post days, this is the story of Emily Stratton, a newly-arrived widow, who must delve into her husband's seedy and painful past and set things right so that she can make a life for herself and her son in this strange land.
The wandering arm by Sharan Newman ( Book )
6 editions published between 1995 and 2008 in English and French and held by 634 libraries worldwide
In 12th Century Paris, undercover agent Catherine LeVendeur, an ex-novice nun, teams up with her husband to infiltrate a ring selling religious objects stolen from churches in England and France, one of which is the arm of St. Aldhelm. Jews are accused of being involved and Catherine has Jewish blood. By the author of Death Comes as Epiphany.
The outcast dove by Sharan Newman ( Book )
7 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and held by 629 libraries worldwide
The secret cousin of Catherine Le Vendeur, Jewish financial overseer Solomon travels to medieval Spain and finds himself drawn into the rescue of a Jewish girl taken during the conquest of Alveira.
Cursed in the blood by Sharan Newman ( Book )
9 editions published between 1998 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 620 libraries worldwide
The 12th century Parisian sleuth, Catherine LeVendeur, accompanies her Scottish husband to his war-torn homeland to investigate the murder of his brothers. A dangerous enterprise, in the course of which she and her son barely escape a castle fire.
The chessboard queen by Sharan Newman ( Book )
7 editions published between 1983 and 1997 in English and held by 613 libraries worldwide
Guinevere, the queen consort of the legendary King Arthur, struggles against her love for the beloved Sir Lancelot.
The witch in the well by Sharan Newman ( Book )
3 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in English and held by 584 libraries worldwide
Disbelieving the magical legends handed down by her ancestors, twelfth-century French noblewoman Catherine LeVendeur becomes alarmed when her castle's fortune-making well threatens to go dry, a situation that leads to murder.
Guinevere evermore by Sharan Newman ( Book )
5 editions published between 1985 and 1998 in English and held by 578 libraries worldwide
The third book of a trilogy reinterprets Guinevere's affair with Lancelot, her subsequent fall from grace, the quest for the Holy Grail, Arthur's journey to Avalon, and Galahad's final triumph over Mordred.
The real history of the end of the world by Sharan Newman ( Book )
3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 459 libraries worldwide
Ever since people realized that things have a beginning and an end, they have wondered if the world was fated to end. Explore the various theories of world destruction from ancient times to present day-- theories that reveal as much about human nature as they do about the predominant historical scientific, and religious beliefs of the times.
Crime through time ( Book )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 118 libraries worldwide
Crime through time II ( Book )
2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 91 libraries worldwide
Crime through time III ( Book )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 89 libraries worldwide
Abelard, Peter,--1079-1142 Adaptations Arthurian romances Audiobooks Christian converts from Judaism Christianity Christian pilgrims and pilgrimages Christian saints Criticism, interpretation, etc. Da Vinci code (Brown, Dan) Detective and mystery stories Detective and mystery stories Detective and mystery stories, American End of the world--History of doctrines Families Fantasy Fiction France Grail Grail--Legends Great Britain Guenevere, Queen (Legendary character) Historical fiction Historical fiction Historical fiction, American Historical fiction, English History Jesus Christ Jewish families Jewish fiction Jews Knights and knighthood Lancelot (Legendary character) Large type books Legends LeVendeur, Catherine (Fictitious character) Literature Mary Magdalene,--Saint Middle Ages Nuns Oregon--Portland Prophecies Queens Scotland Spain Spain--Santiago de Compostela Templars Wells Witches Women detectives
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