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Read, Cornelia

Overview
Works: 8 works in 95 publications in 4 languages and 6,916 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Psychological fiction  Detective and mystery stories  Suspense fiction 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PS3618.E22, 813.6
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Publications about Cornelia Read
Publications by Cornelia Read
Most widely held works by Cornelia Read
A field of darkness : a novel by Cornelia Read( Book )
26 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,746 libraries worldwide
"In Syracuse, New York, a tough-talking, shotgun-toting, ex-debutante gets in over her head in a twenty-year-old murder investigation"--Provided by publisher
The crazy school by Cornelia Read( Book )
14 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and French and held by 1,530 libraries worldwide
Tough-talking former debutante Madeline Dare navigates the darker side of her tenure at a boarding school for emotionally disturbed teens, questioning the school head's credibility and forging an unlikely alliance with a small group of rebels
Invisible boy by Cornelia Read( Book )
11 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in English and French and held by 1,153 libraries worldwide
Ex-debutante Madeline Dare is a fallen WASP with a stinging wit. The one-time newspaper reporter seems to find murder and mayhem wherever she goes. The mordant Dare discovers, in a New York cemetery housing her ancestors, the remains of what was clearly an abused boy. What cruel soul could have beaten three-year-old Teddy Underhill to death? High on the suspect list are the boy's deadbeat mother, Angela, and her equally unsavory boyfriend, Albert, who claims the child wandered off while he was taking a nap. Madeline finds herself immersed in the case, while her husband, Dean, spends his days working for Christoph, a neo-Nazi businessman--From Booklist
Valley of ashes by Cornelia Read( Book )
7 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 945 libraries worldwide
Madeline Dare trades New York's gritty streets for the tree-lined avenues of Boulder, Colorado, when her husband Dean lands a promising job. As a freelance journalist in her new town, she closes in on a serial arsonist at large in the city
A field of darkness by Cornelia Read( Sound Recording )
15 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in English and held by 519 libraries worldwide
Madeline Dare, a tough-talking, shotgun-toting ex-debutante, is not your average detective. Syracuse, New York, her current home, isn't where she thought she would be at age twenty-five. She was born into high society and had visions of an upper-crust life. But when true love called, in the form of her handsome machinist husband, Dean, she couldn't resist. But when she discovers mysterious circumstances linking her favorite cousin to a murder twenty years ago, she begins investigating, and what she finds may just kill her
The crazy school by Cornelia Read( Sound Recording )
13 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 420 libraries worldwide
Madeline Dare goes to work as a teacher at Santangelo Academy, a boarding school for emotionally disturbed teenagers in the Berkshires. Once there she finds a disturbing realm where students and teachers must follow the dean's bizarre therapies. She quickly discovers that many of her colleagues are devout followers of the dean. Maddie forms an unlikely alliance with a small group of rebellious students whose constant resistance to authority may be her only salvation
Valley of ashes by Cornelia Read( file )
8 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 247 libraries worldwide
Madeline Dare trades New York's gritty streets for the tree-lined avenues of Boulder, Colorado, when her husband Dean lands a promising job. As a freelance journalist in her new town, she closes in on a serial arsonist at large in the city
Schneeweisschen und Rosentot gekürzte Lesung ( file )
1 edition published in 2008 in German and held by 2 libraries worldwide
 
Languages
English (79)
French (8)
German (5)
Spanish (2)
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