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Campbell, Cassandra

Overview
Works: 680 works in 3,136 publications in 1 language and 116,296 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Domestic fiction  Romance fiction  Historical fiction  History  Biography  Suspense fiction  Legal fiction (Literature)  Juvenile works  Detective and mystery fiction 
Roles: Narrator, Author, Performer
Classifications: PS3570.R459, 813.54
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Cassandra Campbell
The help by Kathryn Stockett( Recording )

11 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in English and held by 1,790 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a time when the civil rights movement is in full force, three women, Minny, Aibileen, and Skeeter, start a movement that puts them all at risk. They show the town that, whether black or white, women can unite
The immortal life of Henrietta Lacks by Rebecca Skloot( Recording )

10 editions published between 2010 and 2016 in English and held by 1,661 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Documents the story of how scientists took cells from an unsuspecting descendant of freed slaves and created a human cell line that has been kept alive indefinitely, enabling discoveries in such areas as cancer research, in vitro fertilization, and gene mapping
The whistler : a novel by John Grisham( Recording )

7 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 1,542 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

We expect our judges to be honest and wise. We trust them to ensure fair trials, to protect the rights of all litigants, to punish those who do wrong, and to oversee the orderly and efficient flow of justice. But what happens when a judge bends the law or takes a bribe? Lacy Stoltz is an investigator for The Florida Board On Judicial Conduct. She is a lawyer, not a cop, and it is her job to respond to complaints dealing with judicial misconduct. After nine years with the Board, she knows that most problems are caused by incompetence, not corruption. But a corruption case crosses her desk eventually. A lawyer disbarred previously is back in business with a new identity. He now goes by the name Greg Myers, and he claims to know of a Florida judge who has stolen more money than all other crooked judges combined. And not just crooked judges in Florida. All judges, from all states, and throughout United States history. What is the source of the gains ill-gotten? It seems the judge was secretly involved with the construction of a large casino on Native American land. The Coast Mafia financed the casino and is now helping itself to a sizable skim of each month's cash. The judge is getting a cut and looking the other way. It is a sweet deal: Everyone is making money. But now, Greg wants to put a stop to it. His only client is a person who knows the truth and wants to blow the whistle and collect millions under Florida law. Greg files a complaint with The Board On Judicial Conduct, and the case is assigned to Lacy Stoltz, who suspects immediately that this one could be dangerous. Dangerous is one thing. Deadly is something else. -- Container
The higher power of Lucky by Susan Patron( Recording )

20 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in English and held by 1,389 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fearing that her legal guardian plans to abandon her to return to France, ten-year-old aspiring scientist Lucky Trimble determines to run away while also continuing to seek the Higher Power that will bring stability to her life
Small great things : a novel by Jodi Picoult( Recording )

12 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 1,342 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ruth Jefferson is a labor and delivery nurse at a Connecticut hospital with more than twenty years' experience. During her shift, Ruth begins a routine checkup on a newborn, only to be told a few minutes later that she's been reassigned to another patient. The parents are white supremacists and don't want Ruth, who is African American, to touch their child. The hospital complies with their request, but the next day, the baby goes into cardiac distress while Ruth is alone in the nursery. Does she obey orders or does she intervene?
Blossom Street brides by Debbie Macomber( Recording )

12 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 1,317 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Does a perfect wedding mean there will be a perfect marriage? Three women meet and find strength in their friendship, aid in their troubles. Lydia adopted a daughter thinking her life would feel complete, yet distressing memories from the child's history threatens to destroy their happiness. Lauren wishes for marriage and family, but her boyfriend won't commit. Will romance with a stranger be the 'happy ever after' she's looking for?
Brava, Valentine by Adriana Trigiani( Recording )

16 editions published between 2010 and 2015 in English and held by 1,172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Since its inception in 1903, the Angelini Shoe Company has been a premier manufacturer of wedding shoes. Nevertheless, the 21st century has not been so kind to the company's fortune. Hoping to save the family business, the Angelini matriarch bequeaths the company to 33-year-old Valentine Roncalli. However, a budding romance and a plethora of family secrets promise to offer Valentine the challenge of her life
Escape by Barbara Delinsky( Recording )

9 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 1,172 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 she spends her days in a cubicle talking with victims of tainted bottle water and she's on the bottler's side
Harvesting the heart by Jodi Picoult( Recording )

11 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 1,135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Paige's mother left when she was five. When Paige becomes a mother herself, she is overwhelmed by the demands. Unable to forget her past, Paige struggles with the difficulties of marriage and motherhood
The sins of the mother : a novel by Danielle Steel( Recording )

17 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in English and held by 1,125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Everything Olivia Grayson touches in the business world turns to gold. Now, though, she reflects upon her life, and wishes she'd invested in her family as much as she did in her business. Eager to atone for past sins, Olivia does her utmost to support each of her children as they struggle through mid-life crises. While one of her sons is unhappily married to a cold, domineering woman, the other is completely oblivious to his son's struggles as a gay teen" -- supplied by publisher
Very Valentine by Adriana Trigiani( Recording )

16 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 1,049 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a failing custom wedding shoe business in Greenwich Village falls unexpectedly into her lap, apprentice Valentine Roncalli is challenged to bring her family's old-world craftsmanship into the twenty-first century
Eligible by Curtis Sittenfeld( Recording )

14 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 1,047 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A modern retelling of Pride and Prejudice. Eligible, equal parts homage to Jane Austen and bold literary experiment, is a saga for the twenty-first century, brilliant, playful, and delicious. This version of the Bennet family is one that you have and have not met before: Liz is a magazine writer in her late thirties who, like Jane, her yoga instructor older sister, lives in New York City. When their father has a health scare, they return to their childhood home in Cincinnati to help; and discover that the sprawling Tudor they grew up in is crumbling and the family is in disarray. Kitty and Lydia, youngest sisters, are too busy with their CrossFit workouts to get jobs. Mary, the middle sister, is earning her third master's degree online and barely leaves her room. And Mrs. Bennet has one thing on her mind: how to marry off her daughters. Enter Chip Bingley, a doctor, handsome and new-in-town, who recently appeared on Eligible, the juggernaut reality TV dating show. Chip, at a Fourth of July barbecue, takes an interest in Jane, immediately, but Fitzwilliam Darcy, who is Chip's friend and neurosurgeon, reveals himself to Liz to be much less charming. And yet, first impressions can be deceiving"--Container
The sandcastle girls by Chris Bohjalian( Recording )

12 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and held by 1,032 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents parallel stories of a woman who falls in love with an Armenian soldier during the Armenian Genocide of World War I and a modern-day New Yorker prompted to rediscover her Armenian past
The Burgess boys by Elizabeth Strout( Recording )

5 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 1,015 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Catalyzed by a nephew's thoughtless prank, a pair of brothers confront painful psychological issues surrounding the freak accident that killed their father when they were boys, a loss linked to a heartbreaking deception that shaped their personal and professional lives
The last summer (of you & me) by Ann Brashares( Recording )

15 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 1,010 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A group of friends in their early 20's deal with unrequited love, longing and the meaning of friendship
The beach house by Jane Green( Recording )

13 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 968 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Disregarding local gossip that pegs her as an eccentric, sixty-five-year-old Nantucket widow Nan skinny-dips in unattended pools and steals her neighbors' flowers before her dwindling funds force her to take in boarders, a change that brings an unexpected visitor
The light in the ruins by Chris Bohjalian( Recording )

9 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 945 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"1943: Tucked away in the idyllic hills south of Florence, the Rosatis, an Italian family of noble lineage, believe that the walls of their ancient villa will keep them safe from the war raging across Europe. Eighteen-year-old Cristina spends her days swimming in the pool, playing with her young niece and nephew, and wandering aimlessly amid the estate's gardens and olive groves. But when two soldiers, a German and an Italian, arrive at the villa asking to see an ancient Etruscan burial site, the Rosatis' bucolic tranquility is shattered. A young German lieutenant begins to court Cristina, the Nazis descend upon the estate demanding hospitality, and what was once was their sanctuary becomes their prison. 1955: Serafina Bettini, an investigator with the Florence police department, has her own demons. A beautiful woman, Serafina carefully hides her scars along with her haunting memories of the war. But when she is assigned to a gruesome new case-- a serial killer targeting the Rosatis, murdering the remnants of the family one-by-one in cold blood-- Serafina finds herself digging into a past that involves both the victims and her own tragic history"--Publisher's web site
The Supreme Macaroni Company : a novel by Adriana Trigiani( Recording )

15 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 930 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Valentine Roncalli is finally getting her fairytale ending on the roof of the Angelini Shoe Company. Gianluca Vechiarelli is the man of her dreams. But is life ever easy? Once the whirlwind of the wedding dies down, Valentine quickly realizes that juggling her beloved shoe company with marriage and an upcoming family will be the most difficult balancing act she's had to learn. Combined with the fact that Gianluca seems to be hiding more than one secret back in Italy
Can't wait to get to heaven : [a novel] by Fannie Flagg( Recording )

11 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and held by 907 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Back in Elmwood Springs, Missouri the experiences of a high-spirited octogenarian inspire a town to ask the question "Why are we here"?
 
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The immortal life of Henrietta LacksThe higher power of LuckyBrava, ValentineEscapeHarvesting the heartVery ValentineThe last summer (of you & me)The beach houseCan't wait to get to heaven : [a novel]