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Meloy, Maile

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Works: 30 works in 182 publications in 5 languages and 9,993 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Domestic fiction  Juvenile works  Psychological fiction  Historical fiction  Adventure stories  History  Young adult works  Radio programs  Suspense fiction 
Classifications: PS3613.E46, 813.6
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Publications about Maile Meloy
Publications by Maile Meloy
Most widely held works about Maile Meloy
 
Most widely held works by Maile Meloy
The apothecary by Maile Meloy( Book )
18 editions published between 1979 and 2014 in English and held by 2,302 libraries worldwide
Follows a fourteen-year-old American girl whose life unexpectedly transforms when she moves to London in 1952 and gets swept up in a race to save the world from nuclear war
A family daughter : a novel by Maile Meloy( Book )
18 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,688 libraries worldwide
A young woman from the Santerre clan accompanies her family to Argentina, where their lives become entwined with an uninhibited rich girl, an aging French playboy, a young Eastern European prostitute, and an orphaned child
Liars and saints : a novel by Maile Meloy( Book )
24 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in English and held by 1,667 libraries worldwide
Set in California, Liars and saints follows four generations of the Catholic Santerre family from World War II to the present, as they navigate a succession of life-altering events -- through the submerged emotion of the fifties, the recklessness and excess of the sixties and seventies, and the reckonings of the eighties and nineties. In a family driven by jealousy and propriety as much as by love, an unspoken tradition of deceit is passed from generation to generation, and fiercely protected secrets gradually drive the Santerres apart. When tragedy shatters their precarious domestic lives, it takes astonishing courage and compassion to bring them back together
Both ways is the only way I want it by Maile Meloy( Book )
21 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in English and held by 1,399 libraries worldwide
Presents a volume of eleven short works that explores the complexity of life in austere landscapes of the American West, from the tale of a ranch hand who falls for a reluctant newcomer to the story of a young father who is shocked by the reappearance ofhis late grandmother
The apprentices by Maile Meloy( Book )
17 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 1,137 libraries worldwide
"Two years after parting from Benjamin and Janie reunites via magical communication to prevent a global catastrophe"--
Half in love : stories by Maile Meloy( Book )
10 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 739 libraries worldwide
A debut collection of fifteen short tales includes "Four lean hounds, ca.1976," in which three friends mourn a comrade's death; "Ranch girl," in which a college-bound woman considers her future; and "A stakes horse," in which a woman struggles with racetrack setbacks and her father's cancer
Both ways is the only way I want it by Maile Meloy( Sound Recording )
11 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 239 libraries worldwide
Presents a volume of eleven short works that explores the complexity of life in austere landscapes of the American West, from the tale of a ranch hand who falls for a reluctant newcomer to the story of a young father who is shocked by the reappearance ofhis late grandmother
Liars and saints a novel by Maile Meloy( Sound Recording )
13 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in English and held by 226 libraries worldwide
Set in California, Liars and saints follows four generations of the Catholic Santerre family from World War II to the present, as they navigate a succession of life-altering events -- through the submerged emotion of the fifties, the recklessness and excess of the sixties and seventies, and the reckonings of the eighties and nineties. In a family driven by jealousy and propriety as much as by love, an unspoken tradition of deceit is passed from generation to generation, and fiercely protected secrets gradually drive the Santerres apart. When tragedy shatters their precarious domestic lives, it takes astonishing courage and compassion to bring them back together
The apprentices by Maile Meloy( Sound Recording )
4 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 154 libraries worldwide
Two years have passed since Janie Scott last saw Benjamin Burrows, the mysterious apothecary's defiant son who stole her heart. On the other side of the world, Benjamin and his father are treating the sick and wounded in the war-torn jungles of Vietnam. But Benjamin has also been experimenting with a magical new formula that allows him to communicate with Janie across the globe
Wartime lives ( Sound Recording )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 115 libraries worldwide
Selected war time short stories read aloud by an assortment of distinguished actors
A family daughter by Maile Meloy( Sound Recording )
7 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 65 libraries worldwide
"In her second book about the Santerre family, Maile Meloy continues their story with a different angle. This story centers around seven-year-old Abby, the youngest member."--Container
Heiligen en huichelaars by Maile Meloy( Book )
1 edition published in 2004 in Dutch and held by 51 libraries worldwide
Set in California, Liars and saints follows four generations of the Catholic Santerre family from World War II to the present, as they navigate a succession of life-altering events -- through the submerged emotion of the fifties, the recklessness and excess of the sixties and seventies, and the reckonings of the eighties and nineties. In a family driven by jealousy and propriety as much as by love, an unspoken tradition of deceit is passed from generation to generation, and fiercely protected secrets gradually drive the Santerres apart. When tragedy shatters their precarious domestic lives, it takes astonishing courage and compassion to bring them back together
The mark of Abel by Lydia Panas( Book )
2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 51 libraries worldwide
Falling in love ( file )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 35 libraries worldwide
"At the door is an old lover, someone who broke your heart, who is in England on business and has tracked you down ..."--The Lone Pilgrim by Laurie Colwin. Romance is in the air, tempting the imagination. Stirring tales of love, longing and desire. A great gift for your loved ones! Rick Bass's "Fires" read by Ted Marcoux. In the Rockies a woman sets fire to a parched field to take the plunge into the pool of love
The apothecary by Maile Meloy( file )
2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 28 libraries worldwide
Follows a fourteen-year-old American girl whose life unexpectedly transforms when she moves to London in 1952 and gets swept up in a race to save the world from nuclear war
Pieux mensonges by Maile Meloy( Book )
6 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in French and Undetermined and held by 25 libraries worldwide
L'histoire commence par un mariage catholique célébré en Californie, à la veille de Pearl Harbor et s'achève par la révélation d'un incroyable secret de famille. Le récit constitue une sorte de saga se déroulant sur un demi-siècle dans laquelle les événements historiques se téléscopent. Premier roman
Santi e bugiardi by Maile Meloy( Book )
6 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in Italian and held by 21 libraries worldwide
Set in California, Liars and saints follows four generations of the Catholic Santerre family from World War II to the present, as they navigate a succession of life-altering events -- through the submerged emotion of the fifties, the recklessness and excess of the sixties and seventies, and the reckonings of the eighties and nineties. In a family driven by jealousy and propriety as much as by love, an unspoken tradition of deceit is passed from generation to generation, and fiercely protected secrets gradually drive the Santerres apart. When tragedy shatters their precarious domestic lives, it takes astonishing courage and compassion to bring them back together
La buona figlia by Maile Meloy( Book )
3 editions published in 2006 in Italian and held by 12 libraries worldwide
Tochter einer Familie Roman by Maile Meloy( Book )
2 editions published in 2010 in German and held by 10 libraries worldwide
Das Haus am Ende der Welt : stories by Maile Meloy( Book )
3 editions published in 2004 in German and held by 7 libraries worldwide
In der wilden Schönheit des amerikanischen Westens verlieren sich die kleinen Orte, in denen der Alltag ganz eigenen Gesetzen folgt. Doch auch in dieser Abgeschiedenheit ringen die Menschen mit den Unwägbarkeiten des Lebens, wie seit jeher und überall: Liebe erwacht und mit ihr die Furcht, sie wieder zu verlieren; Geburt und Tod setzen unwiderrufliche Zäsuren ? und immer wieder klopft das Schicksal an und stellt die Menschen vor eine Entscheidung, die alles verändern wird
 
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English (150)
Italian (9)
German (5)
French (5)
Dutch (1)
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