WorldCat Identities

Reed, C. W. (Colin W.)

Overview
Works: 30 works in 69 publications in 1 language and 1,694 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Domestic fiction  History  Poetry  Juvenile works  Romance fiction 
Roles: Author, Illustrator
Classifications: PS2584.P2, 823.914
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by C. W Reed
The foolish virgin by C. W Reed( Book )

5 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the beautiful North Yorkshire Dales, a wartime relationship develops between Land Girl Ruth Palmer and captured German flier Holger Fichtmuller. This almost unthinkable affair transcends the prejudices of two nations locked in world combat. Kept apart for more than two years, the couple correspond through a sympathetic chaplain. When, eventually, Holger is transferred to Yorkshire, fortune seems to favour the lovers, despite family opposition. However, as an Allied victory in Europe finally approaches, news of death camp atrocities brings a crisis of conscience to Holger
Looking glass by C. W Reed( Book )

5 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Silk stocking spy by C. W Reed( Book )

6 editions published between 2002 and 2006 in English and held by 134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Travelling alone from India to England in 1940, newly married Cissie Humphreys is captured after her ship is torpedoed. Given the choice of prison or collaboration with the enemy, she works for their propaganda service led by Lord Haw-Haw and falls in love with Sean Munroe, an IRA rebel. Now a secret agent, Cissie accompanies Sean on a spying mission to a fishing village on the North Yorkshire coast. But before long Cissie alone must face the consequences. Now her only chance of survival is to act as a double agent for the British. Where will it all lead?
All manner of things by C. W Reed( Book )

5 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The decent thing by C. W Reed( Book )

4 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

David Herbert lives a privileged life in Edwardian society but is dominated by his sisters, Gertrude and Clara. At public school he suffers bullying and at home his only friend is Nelly Tovey, a young maid ... Living on a pittance in London after being disowned by his family, he becomes seriously ill and is nursed by the devoted Nelly. Although certain of their love, Nelly is aware of the gulf between them. David must find the courage to defy convention and breach the barriers to their happiness
Ties of blood by C. W Reed( Book )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Quincy Adams Sawyer and Mason's Corner folks : a picture of New England home life by Charles Felton Pidgin( Book )

4 editions published between 1902 and 1905 in English and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Season of sins by C. W Reed( Book )

4 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Johnny Able, reared among the pirates of the East African coast, miraculously reappears at Strenshaugh Hall at the end of Queen Victoria's reign, his grandfather is delighted. His lordship's dreams of his heir's marriage to the shy and virtuous Rose appear to be fulfilled. But Johnny's upbringing has left him sadly unfitted for his elevated role. A scandalous affair with Rose's maid and his profligate lifestyle in London cause Rose to reject him. Embittered, he leaves England once more. Rose turns to a former suitor for comfort, but after a disastrous marriage, she risks all to follow Johnny
To reason why by C. W Reed( Book )

4 editions published between 1998 and 2002 in English and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mirror on the wall by C. W Reed( Book )

3 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in English and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The effects of war are slow to make their impact on theYorkshire Dales village of Woldsgate, Jenny Burridge's engagement to Mark Briggs is hailed with delight. Only Jenny has any doubts
The climax, or, What might have been : a romance of the Great Republic by Charles Felton Pidgin( Book )

2 editions published in 1902 in English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A lesser peace by C. W Reed( Book )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A chained Satan by C. W Reed( Book )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Polished glass by C. W Reed( Book )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alice Glass returns in January 1944, after her year's service in Egypt to a home posting on the south coast. She seeks out her beloved Beth, who is now living in London, married and mother of six-month-old baby. In spite of Elsbeth's former renunciation, the girls discover their feelings for each other are as deep as ever
Broken glass by C. W Reed( Book )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Angel's war by C. W Reed( Book )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mirror images by C. W Reed( Book )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bits of camp life by C. W Reed( Book )

2 editions published in 1888 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Slings and arrows : tales, sketches and verses, grave and gay : First series by George Bone Perry( Book )

2 editions published in 1901 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

My chest, or, Ransacking. by Clara Gowing( Book )

3 editions published in 1899 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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All manner of things
Alternative Names
Reed, Colin

Reed, Colin (Colin W.)

Languages
English (59)

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Looking glassSilk stocking spyAll manner of thingsThe decent thingTies of bloodSeason of sinsTo reason whyMirror on the wall