WorldCat Identities

Delinsky, Barbara

Works: 827 works in 4,192 publications in 14 languages and 158,529 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Domestic fiction  Romance fiction  Psychological fiction  Bildungsromans  Pastoral fiction  Detective and mystery fiction  Thrillers (Fiction)  Romances  Legal fiction (Literature) 
Roles: Author, Contributor, Creator
Classifications: PS3554.E4427, 813.54
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Barbara Delinsky
Family tree by Barbara Delinsky( Book )

61 editions published between 1984 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 4,679 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a white couple gives birth to a baby with distinctly black features, a family is thrown into turmoil
The secret between us by Barbara Delinsky( Book )

66 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 4,358 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Deborah Monroe and her daughter, Grace, are driving home from a party when their car hits a man running in the dark. Grace was at the wheel, but Deborah sends her home before the police arrive, determined to shoulder the blame for the accident. Her decision then turns into a deception that takes on a life of its own and threatens the special bond between mother and daughter.--From publisher description
Flirting with Pete : a novel by Barbara Delinsky( Book )

79 editions published between 1984 and 2018 in 8 languages and held by 4,346 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three years after an accident leaves her mother comatose, Casey Ellis loses the father she barely knew and inherits his Boston townhouse, which leads her to discover his harrowing experiences with a mysterious woman named Jenny
The summer I dared : a novel by Barbara Delinsky( Book )

62 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 4,266 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

What comes after the moment that changes your life? This is the question that haunts Julia Bechtel, Noah Prine, and Kim Colella, the only survivors of a terrible boating accident off the coast of Maine that claimed the lives of nine other people
While my sister sleeps by Barbara Delinsky( Book )

45 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 4,159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Like all sisters, Molly and Robin Snow share a deep bond that sustains them through good times and bad. In the prime of their lives, their careers are flourishing when Molly receives the shocking news that Robin has suffered a massive heart attack, and the prognosis is grim. At the hospital, the Snow family is informed that Robin may never regain consciousness again. As the family struggles to cope, the complex nature of the sisters' relationship is put to the test, and Molly must find strength she never knew she had
Looking for Peyton Place : a novel by Barbara Delinsky( Book )

47 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 4,032 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The death of her mother brings writer Annie Barnes back to the New Hampshire mill town of her youth to investigate the pollution caused by the local paper mill, a contamination that may have been the cause of her mother's fatal illness
Escape by Barbara Delinsky( Book )

51 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,987 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Emily Aulenbach is thirty, a lawyer married to a lawyer, working in Manhattan. An idealist, she had once dreamed of representing victims of corporate abuse, but now she spends her days in a cubicle talking with victims of tainted bottled water--and she's on the bottler's side
Lake news : a novel by Barbara Delinsky( Book )

75 editions published between 1995 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 3,979 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A woman cabaret singer is fired from a teaching post after a Boston reporter fabricates a story of an affair between her and a cardinal. Lily Blake retreats to her New Hampshire hometown where John Kipling, editor of the local paper, will take revenge on the reporter and romance will follow
Not my daughter by Barbara Delinsky( Book )

39 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 3,938 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A pregnancy pact between three teenaged girls puts their mothers' love to the ultimate test in this emotionally wrenching story of love and forgiveness
An accidental woman : a novel by Barbara Delinsky( Book )

56 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 3,908 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a friend is charged with a fifteen-year-old murder, wheelchair-bound Poppy Blake at first refuses to believe the charges but then wonders if her friend may have justifiably changed her identity in order to survive
Sweet salt air by Barbara Delinsky( Book )

31 editions published between 2013 and 2018 in English and Polish and held by 3,618 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two childhood friends reunite at a summer retreat, each harboring a horrible secret that would test the bounds of their longtime relationship if revealed
The woman next door : a novel by Barbara Delinsky( Book )

59 editions published between 2001 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 3,566 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When their new neighbor who happens to be a young widow becomes pregnant, each of the three wives on the cul-de-sac in suburban Connecticut examines her own marriage and "the loyalties that perhaps have been taken too much for granted."--Jacket
Blueprints by Barbara Delinsky( Book )

35 editions published between 2015 and 2018 in 3 languages and held by 3,534 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Caroline MacAfee is a skilled carpenter, her daughter Jamie, a talented architect. Together they are the faces of Gut It!, a home renovation series on local public television." When life brings sudden changes, both women ask themselves, "Who am I? the blueprints they've built their lives around suddenly need revising."-- Provided by publisher
Three wishes : a novel by Barbara Delinsky( Book )

55 editions published between 1919 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 3,282 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While dying on the operating table, a celestial voice allows Bree Miller of Vermont three wishes before she dies. She chooses love, finding her mother--she is an orphan--and having a baby. When she awakens, the handsome driver who hit her with his car is by her bed. The rest also comes true, but so unfortunately does death
Coast road : a novel by Barbara Delinsky( Book )

60 editions published between 1998 and 2014 in 9 languages and held by 3,253 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When his ex-wife has a car accident, architect Jack McGill leaves his job and latest girlfriend to fly to her bedside in Carmel, California. Finding her in a prolonged coma, he moves into her home to look after two resentful daughters
The vineyard : a novel by Barbara Delinsky( Book )

57 editions published between 2000 and 2004 in 7 languages and held by 3,131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When 76-year-old Natalie announces plans to marry within months of the death of her husband of 58 years, her family is stunned. Natalie decides that it's time to reveal her past and hires Olivia to help write her memoir. As the vineyard matures, her story unfolds
A woman's place : a novel by Barbara Delinsky( Book )

59 editions published between 1986 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 3,106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A high-powered woman executive returns home to be served with divorce papers on grounds of adultery and that her work makes her unfit to be the mother of her children. The novel follows Claire Raphel as she battles her husband and a chauvinist judge, finally indulging in an affair with her CEO of which she was falsely accused. By the author of Shades of Grace
More than friends by Barbara Delinsky( Book )

59 editions published between 1992 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 2,799 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A sudden event devastates the lives of the Maxwells and the Popes, two families that had been neighbors, friends, and partners, and they must rebuild their relationship by overcoming mutual distrust
A woman betrayed by Barbara Delinsky( Book )

53 editions published between 1991 and 2009 in 6 languages and held by 2,711 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With a successful life, Laura has everything until her husband Jeff mysteriously disappears. As her husband's secrets come to light, she is left with a shocking picture of the man she married and a world that is falling apart, until she finds a strength and a love she thought she had lost forever
Together alone by Barbara Delinsky( Book )

49 editions published between 1994 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 2,654 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Her daughter grown up, her husband always working late, Emily Arkin spends evenings alone with memories of her infant son, kidnaped and never found. When the police chief brings a widowed detective looking for a garage, Emily rents hers. They fall in love and learn the husband has had another woman for eight years. Next, the detective digs under a neighbor's tree to find the body of the infant son
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An accidental woman : a novel
The secret between usFlirting with Pete : a novelThe summer I dared : a novelWhile my sister sleepsLooking for Peyton Place : a novelEscapeLake news : a novelNot my daughter
Alternative Names

controlled identityDouglass, Billie

controlled identityDrake, Bonnie

Barbara Delinsky Ameerika Ühendriikide kirjanik

Barbara Delinsky Amerikaans romanschrijfster

Barbara Delinsky écrivaine américaine

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Barbara Delinsky escritora estadounidense

Barbara Delinsky scriitoare americană

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Barbara Delinsky yhdysvaltalainen kirjailija

Delinska, Barbara, 1945-

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Douglass, Billie.

Drake, Bonnie.

Greenberg, Barbara Ruth.

Greenberg, Ruth 1945-

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