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Nash, Phyllida

Overview
Works: 123 works in 340 publications in 1 language and 4,292 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Biography  Domestic fiction  Juvenile works  Christmas stories  Love stories  Diaries  Drama  Historical fiction 
Roles: Narrator, Other
Classifications: PR6015.E795, 823.914
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Most widely held works by Phyllida Nash
Cotillion by Georgette Heyer ( Recording )
7 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in English and held by 238 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The three great-nephews of cantankerous Mr. Penicuik know better than to ignore his summons, especially when it concerns the bestowal of his fortune. The wily old gentleman has hatched a typically freakish plan for his stepdaughter's future and his own amusement--his fortune will be Kitty's dowry. But while the beaux are scrambling for her hand, Kitty counters with her own inventive, if daring, scheme--a sham engagement should keep wedlock at bay
The talisman ring by Georgette Heyer ( Recording )
5 editions published between 1999 and 2005 in English and held by 166 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Neither Sir Tristram Shield nor his young, French cousin, share the slightest inclination to marry one another. Yet it is Lord Lavenham's dying wish, for their is no-one else to provide for the old man's daughter while Ludovic, his heir, remains a fugitive from justice
A civil contract by Georgette Heyer ( Recording )
4 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in English and held by 162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Adam Deveril, 6th Viscount Lynton, is one of Wellington's captains. When his father is killed while hunting, he returns home to find his family on the brink of disaster, and his beautiful home in a shocking state of disrepair. he is introduced to Jonathan Chawleigh, a man of apparently unlimited wealth, and no social ambitions for himself, but with his eyes fixed firmly on a suitable match for his only daughter
The foundling by Georgette Heyer ( Recording )
6 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in English and held by 134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The shy young Duke of Sale has never known his parents. Instead, his Grace Adolphus Gillespie Vernon Ware or Gilly for short has endured twenty-four years of rigorous mollycoddling from his uncle and his valet. But his natural diffidence conceals a rebellious spirit. So when Gilly hears of Belinda, the beautiful foundling who appears to be blackmailing his cousin, he absconds with glee
The werepuppy & the werepuppy on holiday by Jacqueline Wilson ( Recording )
7 editions published between 1991 and 2008 in English and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The werepuppy - a werewolf video leaves Micky terrified of dogs. Mum decides the only answer is to get Michty a puppy of his own. To everyone's surprise - including Micky's - he chooses a werepuppy. But Wolfie turns out to be very special pet - and a real jorker! The werepuppy on holiday - Micky's pet dog Wolfie is a werepuppy - a baby werewolf who's always in trouble. When Wolfie is banned from the family holdiay, Micky is distraught. What fun is a family holiday without Wolfie?
Mrs Fytton's country life by Mavis Cheek ( Recording )
4 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in English and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Angela Fytton -- wonderwife, supermother, bedroom vamp and business partner -- has been unceremoniously dumped. Like many a good wife before her, her husband has swapped her for a younger model. Now, divorced but determined, she moves to the country, and she waits. One day, she knows, her husband will return
False colours by Georgette Heyer ( Recording )
5 editions published between 1963 and 2013 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Kit Fancot, on leave from the diplomatic service in 1817, must take over when his brother, the Earl of Denville, disappears
Amy Wingate's journal by Willa Marsh ( Recording )
5 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When Amy consults her doctor about her mood swings, she is advised to keep a diary. And her life obligingly becomes eventful enough to provide interesting reading. But it is the allusions to her past that reveal a woman of surprising qualities
The private world of Georgette Heyer by Jane Aiken Hodge ( Recording )
7 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
As a bestselling phenomenon & queen of the Regency Romance, Georgette Heyer is one of the most beloved historical novelists. With this biography we catch a glimpse into Georgette Heyer's world, & that of her most memorable characters
Into the woods by Lyn Gardner ( Recording )
5 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Pursued by the sinister Dr.DeWilde and his ravenous wolves, three sisters, Storm, the inheritor of a special musical pipe, the elder Aurora, and the baby Any, flee into the woods and begin a treacherous journey filled with many dangers as they try to find a way to defeat their pursuer and keep him from taking the pipe and control of the entire land
Postcards from the past by Marcia Willett ( Recording )
6 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Siblings Billa and Ed share their beautiful, grand childhood home in rural Cornwall. Their lives are uncomplicated. With family and friends nearby and their free and easy living arrangements, they are as content as can be. But when postcards start arriving from a sinister figure they thought was well and truly in their pasts, old memories are stirred. Why is he contacting them now? And what has he been hiding all these years?
Love and other secrets by Sarah Challis ( Recording )
5 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Florence has never forgiven Jane for the circumstances of her birth. She was an accident, the product of Jane's first and only one-night-stand, and Flo does not want to know how hard her teenage mother fought to keep her. When Flo's own, carefully planned, baby arrives, and her glossy, controlled world is turned upside down, for the first time in her life she turns to her mother for help
Christmas in Cornwall a novel by Marcia Willett ( Recording )
3 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A widower and his young son find a new life in a convent community of elderly nuns, which is close to the estate that's been in their family for generations and is still home to his mother and her parents
Queen Elizabeth II [her life in our times] by Sarah Bradford ( Recording )
5 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Queen's story is our history : she was not born to be Queen but, a media star since the age of three, she has been the most famous woman in the world for all of our lives. In this definitive account, acclaimed Royal author Sarah Bradford offers a vivid window into the key moments of British and world history during the Queen's sixty-year reign, a mixture of happiness and crisis, but one defined by her extraordinary love and commitment to Britain and the Commonwealth. Drawing on a unique collection of archives and interviews, interwoven with the latest research, she gives us fascinating insights into Royal life, from wars and political scandal, to the death of Diana and the triumph of Prince William's wedding to Catherine Middleton. This is the biography the Queen deserves : remarkable, warm, and, above all, inspiring.--Container
Witch-in-training by Maeve Friel ( Recording )
5 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Four magical stories about a lively young witch
Pompeii the life of a Roman town by Mary Beard ( Recording )
6 editions published in 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Pompeii explodes a number of myths - among them, the very date of the eruption, probably a few months later than usually thought; the hygiene of the baths which must have been hotbeds of germs; the legendary number of brothels, most likely only one; and the death count, which was probably less than ten per cent of the population
Rosa's island by Valerie Wood ( Recording )
2 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rosa grew up an orphan in a remote, watery island fastness on the wild East coast of Yorkshire. Taken in as a small child by the motherly Mrs Drew, she realised as she grew up that this large and seemingly close farming family contained many troubled souls. Mr Drew, whose religious fervour held a dark secret; Jim, the eldest son, who was terrified of something from his past; Delia, longing to escape from the island; and tall, handsome, confident Matthew, who wanted only one thing--Rosa herself.But Rosa's background was one of mystery. Her mother, before she drowned in the dyke near their home, had always promised that one day Rosa's father would return to her--a handsome Spaniard, with jewels and silks in treasure chests, sailing in on a ship with golden sails. Mr Drew knew the secret of Rosa's past--and so did the two mysterious Irishmen, who came back to the island after many years and who threatened everything which Rosa held most dear
Wives and lovers by Jane Elizabeth Varley ( Recording )
3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Victoria Stratford's birthday party for her husband David is a resounding success. It shows off their beautiful Wimbledon house, their wonderful children, their perfect lives. It also conceals the tensions and ambitions that infest their marriage. Victoria graciously welcomes her guests, and the only person missing is David himself. Victoria's sister, Clara, and her husband, Tom, are there, yet Clara yearns for something that Tom cannot see. The youngest sister, Annie, is with her husband, Hugo. They are very content, the only blight being Hugo's mother. This one evening begins a train of events that will lead each sister down a different path - towards love, sex, grief, betrayal and happiness - and each will learn what it is to be a sister, a wife and a lover
The bad mother's handbook by Kate Long ( Recording )
3 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This is the story of a year in the life of Charlotte, Karen and Nan, none of whom can quite believe how things have turned out. When are you too young to be a mother? When are you too old to throw up in a flowerbed after too much vodka? Both hilarious and wise, it is a clear-eyed look at motherhood - and childhood - in its many guises, from the moment the condom breaks to the moment you file for divorce, and from the moment you hear your baby's first cry to the moment you realise that there are as many sorts of mother as there are children, and that love sometimes is the most important thing of all. Kate Long presents a tale of three generations of women - grandmother, mother and daughter - told from their separate perspectives, and which illustrates the complex relationships that exist between them
Second time around by Marcia Willett ( Recording )
4 editions published between 1997 and 2008 in English and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When Mathilda Rainbird bequeaths her beautiful house on the cliffs of an isolated cove to three unknown relatives, she brings together a group of people who have had little in common. They are: twenty-two-year-old Tessa, who misses her dead parents and brother but has learned to live alone ; Will, a widower, who is drawn to Mathilda?s housekeeper, Isobel ; and Beatrice, a retired prep-school matron who thinks the idea of living with her cousins is preposterous
 
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