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Holloway, Barbara (Fictitious character)

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Works: 30 works in 239 publications in 2 languages and 21,598 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Detective and mystery fiction  Legal stories  Suspense fiction  Adventure stories  Psychological fiction 
Classifications: PS3573.I434, 813.54
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Publications about Barbara (Fictitious character) Holloway
Most widely held works about Barbara (Fictitious character) Holloway
    The unbidden truth by Kate Wilhelm( Book )
    12 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in English and held by 1,676 libraries worldwide
    When Oregon attorney Barbara Holloway is hired to represent Carol Fredricks, a young pianist accused of murdering the manager of a local piano bar, she is plunged into a web of lies that stems from the woman's mysterious childhood
    A wrongful death by Kate Wilhelm( Book )
    8 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and held by 1,605 libraries worldwide
    Barbara Holloway becomes the prime suspect in a high-profile kidnapping case involving a young boy, the grandson of a wealthy family who accuses Barbara of aiding in his disappearance
    Clear and convincing proof by Kate Wilhelm( Book )
    15 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in English and held by 1,567 libraries worldwide
    When David McIvey, a despised yet brilliant surgeon, is found murdered outside of the Kelso/McIvey rehab center, a safe haven that he planned to close, Oregon attorney Barbara Holloway is confronted by a wealth of suspects
    No defense by Kate Wilhelm( Book )
    10 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in English and held by 1,551 libraries worldwide
    Lawyer Barbara Holloway of Oregon defends a woman accused of murdering her husband and disguising it as suicide. Holloway discovers she was framed by a man seeking a seat on the state Supreme Court
    Sleight of hand by Kate Wilhelm( Book )
    8 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and held by 1,453 libraries worldwide
    When Jay Wilkins accuses former criminal-turned-Vegas entertainer Wally Lederer of stealing a priceless artifact, attorney Barbara Holloway must prove Wally's innocence when Jay is murdered, a gamble that could destroy one life in an attempt to save another
    Desperate measures by Kate Wilhelm( Book )
    5 editions published between 2000 and 2015 in English and held by 1,320 libraries worldwide
    Barbara Holloway agrees to defend a hideously disfigured man who is accused of murdering his neighbor. When a second suspect comes to the fore, Barbara is faced with battling her own father in court
    Heaven is high by Kate Wilhelm( Book )
    4 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 1,281 libraries worldwide
    Eugene, Oregon, attorney Barbara Holloway sets off to Belize to help a Haitian woman prove her identity. But what Holloway knows is only the tip of the iceberg in what turns out to be one of her most complex, compelling, and dangerous cases yet
    Death qualified : a mystery of chaos by Kate Wilhelm( Book )
    6 editions published between 1991 and 2012 in English and held by 1,280 libraries worldwide
    Barbara Holloway left a promising legal career defending clients against murder charges when she became disgusted with the system. One call from her father brings her back into the courtroom and into a maelstrom of injustice and confusion
    Defense for the devil by Kate Wilhelm( Book )
    6 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in English and held by 1,219 libraries worldwide
    Oregon lawyer Barbara Holloway uses all her wits to obtain child support for the widow of a murdered man whose business partners refuse to share his money. By the author of The Good Children
    The best defense by Kate Wilhelm( Book )
    2 editions published between 1994 and 2002 in English and held by 1,018 libraries worldwide
    A courtroom drama featuring Barbara Holloway, a woman who sticks up for the underdog. She goes to the defense of a woman baby-killer because incompetent lawyers and a smear campaign by the press are going to allow the real killer to go free. By the author of Death Qualified
    Malice prepense by Kate Wilhelm( Book )
    5 editions published between 1996 and 2015 in English and Dutch and held by 967 libraries worldwide
    A man with the mind of an eight-year-old is accused of murdering an Oregon senator. He is Teddy Wendover, 28, who as a child was stunted by an accident on a field trip led by the senator. For defense lawyer Barbara Holloway it's a frame-up, but who is behind it?
    Cold case by Kate Wilhelm( Book )
    10 editions published between 2008 and 2014 in English and held by 918 libraries worldwide
    Attorney Barbara Holloway defends controversial author and scholar David Etheridge who is accused of murdering a state senator and a young coed who was the subject of a cold case investigation some twenty years ago at the University of Oregon
    A wrongful death a Barbara Holloway novel by Kate Wilhelm( Sound Recording )
    15 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 676 libraries worldwide
    After finding a file with incriminating material, Elizabeth Kurtz takes her small son and flees her ex-husband and his mother. Although the wealthy family employs a detective agency to find her, she manages to elude them. Barbara Holloway is seeking seclusion as she tries to bring order to her private life and her role as a defense attorney. She finds refuge in an isolated cabin on the Oregon coast. When Elizabeth's housemate comes under suspicion of killing Elizabeth, Barbara comes to her aid. Barbara is accused of obstruction of justice, making misleading and false statements to investigators, and faces possible disbarment and prison. She gradually realizes the importance of the secret papers and her life is now at risk as she takes on a killer
    Heaven is high by Kate Wilhelm( Sound Recording )
    10 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 550 libraries worldwide
    Barbara Holloway is a low-key attorney in Eugene, Oregon, who left her father's high-powered firm to handle small legal problems for local residents and ponder her next move. But while trying to sort out her own future, two people, desperate for help, show up on her doorstep : former pro football player Martin Owens and his wife, Binnie. Binnie, who is mute, met her husband when she sneaked aboard his boat while it was docked in Haiti and smuggled herself into the U.S. Now Immigration is seeking to deport her back to Haiti, which would be a death sentence. Born to a woman from Belize who was kidnapped and enslaved by pirates, Binnie's only hope is to prove her and her mother's real identity. With only days to find the truth and protect Binnie, Holloway sets off for Belize. But what she knows is only the tip of the iceberg in what turns out to be one of her most complex, compelling, and dangerous cases yet.--Container
    The best defense by Kate Wilhelm( file )
    11 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in English and held by 472 libraries worldwide
    A courtroom drama featuring Barbara Holloway, a woman who sticks up for the underdog. She goes to the defense of a woman baby-killer because incompetent lawyers and a smear campaign by the press are going to allow the real killer to go free. By the author of Death Qualified
    Death qualified by Kate Wilhelm( file )
    12 editions published between 1991 and 2008 in English and held by 422 libraries worldwide
    Five years ago Barbara Holloway gave up practicing law, disillusioned with a profession that put politics before justice. Then she receives a phone call, with a simple message: "I need you." Nell Kendricks's husband disappeared seven years earlier, abandoning his young family. Nell hasn't seen him since, until the day Lucas Kendricks arrives at the edge of her property and is shot, instantly killed. Accused of his murder, Nell turns to lawyer Frank Holloway for help. But Frank knows he cannot win this case alone. He calls upon his daughter Barbara, who remains "death qualified," legally able to defend clients who face the death penalty if convicted
    Cold case by Kate Wilhelm( file )
    12 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in English and held by 413 libraries worldwide
    "Controversial author and scholar David Etheridge is not the kind of company an aspiring politician wants to keep. But ambitious senator Robert McCrutchen has a history with Etheridge that he's desperately trying to keep under wraps: twenty-two years ago, both men were investigated in the still-unsolved death of a young coed. When Etheridge returns to Oregon, McCrutchen is his grudging host - until the senator is found shot dead. Now, Etheridge is once again suspected of murder, only this time, with the cold case reopened, he's facing a double charge. Attorney Barbara Holloway must battle both the prosecution and the court of public opinion, which has already tried and convicted Etheridge for both murders. As the pressure mounts, Barbara must risk her own life to protect a client and preserve justice"--Publisher
    Clear and convincing proof by Kate Wilhelm( file )
    13 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in English and held by 381 libraries worldwide
    The Kelso-McIvey rehabilitation center is a place of hope and healing for both its patients and dedicated staff. And for its directors, it's a lifelong dream that's about to be destroyed, if David McIvey has his way. A brilliant surgeon but a man whose ego rivals his skill with a scalpel, David McIvey now plans to close the clinic and replace it with a massive new surgery center, with himself at the helm. Because he is poised to desecrate the dreams of so many, it's no suprise that somebody dares to stop him in cold blood. When David McIvey is murdered outside the clinic's doors, lawyer Barbara Holloway must use her razor-sharp instincts and take-no-prisoners attitude to create a defense for the two members of the clinic accused of his murder
    The unbidden truth by Kate Wilhelm( file )
    11 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and held by 364 libraries worldwide
    When Louise Braniff hands Barbara Holloway a large retainer and asks for complete anonymity, the Oregon attorney is both intrigued and suspicious. The woman, a respected music professor, is a member of a group that sponsors worthy causes involving women. And they want Barbara to defend Carol Fredricks, a gifted young pianist who stands accused of murdering the manager of a piano bar. Not long ago Barbara heard Carol play, and that is enough to convince her to take the case. But now the questions are coming faster than the answers. Carol's straightforward version of what happened the night Joe Wenzel was murdered clashes with the incriminating evidence against her. And how can Barbara explain the oddly incomplete picture she gets of the young woman herself? Carol can't remember a huge part of her past. Soon Barbara is convinced that her client is not only innocent but that she is being framed by ruthless foes who will stop at nothing to keep the past buried. However, proving the case and keeping her cli
    Malice prepense by Kate Wilhelm( file )
    8 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in English and held by 355 libraries worldwide
    A man with the mind of an eight-year-old is accused of murdering an Oregon senator. He is Teddy Wendover, 28, who as a child was stunted by an accident on a field trip led by the senator. For defense lawyer Barbara Holloway it's a frame-up, but who is behind it?
 
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