WorldCat Identities

Sheepshanks, Mary

Works: 7 works in 59 publications in 1 language and 2,195 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Domestic fiction  Psychological fiction  Musical fiction 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PR6069.H399, 823.914
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about Mary Sheepshanks
Most widely held works by Mary Sheepshanks
Picking up the pieces by Mary Sheepshanks( Book )

20 editions published between 1997 and 2015 in English and held by 919 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A comedy of manners on a British widow, facing family opposition to living on her own. Kate wants to start a needlework business and find romance, but her daughter and granddaughter want her for housework. By the author of Facing the Music
Off balance by Mary Sheepshanks( Book )

11 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and held by 478 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Isobel and Giles Grant's marriage has developed cracks even as things seem to be going so well publicly. The return of Isobel's sister Lorna, Giles' former lover, adds another strain
A price for everything by Mary Sheepshanks( Book )

14 editions published between 1995 and 2012 in English and held by 399 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A comedy of manners starring Lady Duntan who lives in an English manor which she loves rather more than her husband. The demands of marriage and her four children have conspired to overshadow her sense of self and so the decaying mansion represents to her the freedom she craves. At all cost she must return the place to its former glory, regardless what her husband says. A first novel
Facing the music by Mary Sheepshanks( Book )

6 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and held by 349 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On a rebound, young concert flutist Flavia Cameron marries elderly Gervaise Henderson, the headmaster of an upper-crust English boys' school. All goes well, until she meets Alistair Forbes, the father of one of the boys, and then sparks fly
Thinning grapes by Mary Sheepshanks( Book )

2 editions published between 1992 and 2001 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Picking up the pieces by Mary Sheepshanks( Recording )

5 editions published between 1998 and 2008 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After being widowed for a year, Kate Rendlesham decides to change her life. She finds a new house, a career, and a lover, and refuses to let her mother-in-law or daughter Joanna run her life. Meanwhile, Joanna learns to work on her marriage and her relationship with her daughter, Harriet. 1999
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  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.24 (from 0.19 for Picking up ... to 0.83 for Thinning g ...)

Picking up the pieces
Off balanceA price for everythingFacing the musicThinning grapes
Alternative Names
English (59)