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Haddon, Eva

Overview
Works: 92 works in 183 publications in 1 language and 1,824 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Sagas  Domestic fiction  Detective and mystery fiction  Juvenile works  Suspense fiction  Psychological fiction  History  Chick lit  Romance fiction 
Roles: Narrator, Performer, Author
Classifications: PR6068.E63, 823.914
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Eva Haddon
Vanity dies hard by Ruth Rendell( Recording )

8 editions published between 1996 and 2014 in English and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a handsome man came into the life of a thirty-seven year old woman, rich but dowdy, with no career, just as suddenly her beautiful friend vanished from it, leaving behind a trail of broken questions and confused clues
Constance by Rosie Thomas( Recording )

7 editions published between 2007 and 2016 in English and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Constance Thorne was a foundling, a baby left by her mother for strangers to find. As a child, Connie is aware only of the differences between herself and the Thorne family. While she is musical, her sister Jeanette is deaf. One of them is dark, the other sunny. Connie is the outsider. Yet she and Jeanette fall in love with the same man. And her feelings for Bill are the one part of her that Connie cannot reshape
Blackthorn winter by Sarah Challis( Recording )

7 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Claudia moves to a Dorest village running from her previous life. There she adopts an assumed name and works in the local school. But villages don't much like secrets
Holiday with violence by Ellis Peters( Recording )

4 editions published between 1952 and 1999 in English and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four young people are travelling to Venice. It is a terrible shock to discover that their elderly travelling companion has been the victim of a brutal attack. They continue their journey but trouble pursues them; they have inadvertently walked off with crucial evidence of a more serious crime, evidence that someone needs desperately to retrieve
The secret woman by Victoria Holt( Recording )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

To all appearances, Anna Brett just wants to carry on the antique business left to her by a spinster aunt. Then Anna drops everything to follow a dream that awaits her on a faraway island in the South Seas
Noah's ark by Barbara Trapido( Recording )

4 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alison has 2 failed marriages under her belt, a house full of junk and an assortment of 'bohemian' friends. When she meets Noah, she finds a serenity never thought possible: until Noah goes away to a conference and things start to go wrong
Copper by Rebecca Lisle( Recording )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in English and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pursued by enemies of the family she never knew she had, ten-year-old Copper Beach flees to Spindle House, her paternal home, and decides to uncover the truth about a feud between the Stone and Wood clans that sent her into exile six years earlier
The pride of the peacock by Victoria Holt( Recording )

2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Orphaned Jessica's future looks bleak till she meets the new owner of her family's ancestral home. She goes to Australia to discover the mystery of the largest opal ever found and to find the love she deserves
Frankie and Stankie by Barbara Trapido( Recording )

6 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1950s South Africa, Dinah and her sister grow up in a dissenting liberal family faced with tightening racial laws
Turning for home by Sarah Challis( Recording )

3 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in English and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lady Pamela Bentham is old, difficult and disliked by most of her family, who plot unceasingly to evict her from the lovely Somerset house, which has been her home all her married life. Once privileged as the wife of a diplomat, she now lives alone, looked after by one reluctant carer. It is this woman's sudden departure which brings Maeve Delaney into her life. Free-spirited and cynical, outspoken and disrespectful, Maeve agrees to be Lady Pamela's companion only because she is homeless and broke. It is a decision which will turn everyone's life upside down
The Judas kiss by Victoria Holt( Recording )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pippa Ewing learns that her beloved older sister Francine has been murdered with her husband, Baron Rudolph. In attempting to solve her sister's murder, she journeys to the duchy of Bruxenstein and takes a job as a governess. Here she meets handsome, Nordic Conrad
Milk of human kindness by Elizabeth Ferrars( Recording )

3 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

How could Marabelle have known that simply opening her front door to her sister, would lead to something as sinister as murder?
On Dancing Hill by Sarah Challis( Recording )

4 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kate and Josh Hutchins have been married for thirty years. For all that time they have lived on Dancing Hill Farm in Dorset. Here they brought up three children, expected to grow old, and imagined they would pass the farm on to one of the boys, like generations of family before them. But things have not gone to plan; Dancing Hill itself is no longer the profitable place it once was. When her children give her a week's painting holiday in Provence the restless Kate seizes it, not realising that by the time she comes back, everything will have changed
The spring of the tiger by Victoria Holt( Recording )

2 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sarah's parents, a tea-planter in Ceylon and a London actress, had parted and Sarah's early years were spent with her mother in the world of the theatre. In Ceylon, to which Sarah was forced to go, danger threatened her -a danger which reached its climax when the famous Ashington pearls came into her possession
Love-child by Philippa Carr( Recording )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A romance set during the English Civil War
The Sibyl in her grave by Sarah Caudwell( Recording )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Julia Larwood's Aunt Regina needs help. She and two friends pooled their modest resources and invested in equities - a big, but successful, risk. But now the taxman is demanding his cut
The silk vendetta by Victoria Holt( Recording )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cat's prey by Dorothy Eden( Recording )

2 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Antonia arrived in Auckland, the voice that warned her of the danger over the telephone sounded heavy and menacing. It decoyed her away from her hotel and while she was away someone searched her room. When she reached her cousin Simon's house she thought she heard a woman's cries and saw a light in the deserted wing
The sirens sang of murder by Sarah Caudwell( Recording )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Michael travels to the Channel Islands to take on a tax law case. Suddenly, someone is killing off members of his legal team. It is up to Hilary to solve the case
The shortest way to Hades by Sarah Caudwell( Recording )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It seemed the perfect way to avoid three million in taxes on a five-million-pound estate: change the Trust arrangement. Everyone in the family agreed to support the heiress, Camilla Galloway, in her court petition-- except dreary cousin Deirdre, who suddenly demanded a small fortune for her signature. Then Dreary Deirdre has a terrible accident which is the moment when the London barristers handling the trust-- Cantrip, Selena, Ragwort and Julia-- decide to summon their Oxford mentor Professor Hilary Tamar to Lincoln's Inn
 
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The Judas kiss
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