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Peters, Maureen

Overview
Works: 114 works in 277 publications in 1 language and 6,544 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Biography  History  Detective and mystery stories  Domestic fiction 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PR4168, 823.914
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Publications about Maureen Peters
Publications by Maureen Peters
Most widely held works by Maureen Peters
An enigma of Brontës by Maureen Peters( Book )
12 editions published between 1974 and 1975 in English and Undetermined and held by 646 libraries worldwide
Sun of silver, moon of gold by Maureen Peters( Book )
6 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 314 libraries worldwide
When Flora is sent off to America to live with her uncle, she leaves a home where she has always felt like the odd one out. When she reaches her destination, she finds that behind the easy and luxurious life she has entered lay sorrow and racism. For this is the America of the mid-nineteenth century, when Native Americans are being driven from their homes onto reservations. And the man whom Flora begins to love is half Irish and half Indian
Jean Ingelow, Victorian poetess by Maureen Peters( Book )
8 editions published in 1972 in English and Undetermined and held by 310 libraries worldwide
Henry VIII and his six wives by Maureen Peters( Book )
4 editions published between 1971 and 1972 in English and held by 291 libraries worldwide
Verity by Maureen Peters( Book )
6 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and held by 254 libraries worldwide
Night of the willow by Maureen Peters( Book )
4 editions published between 1981 and 1996 in English and held by 243 libraries worldwide
Trumpet morning by Maureen Peters( Book )
7 editions published between 1995 and 2007 in English and held by 203 libraries worldwide
The Petrie family live on a farm in Anglesey, North Wales. Grandfather Taid is a Revivalist preacher; his wife, Nain, an Irish gypsy who casts spells to annoy her husband. Then there is the aunt who's sworn off men forever, and another always ready for a lark. Also an uncle married to a wife who doesn't fit in, another whose marriage will benefit the farm, and the youngest facing a darker destiny in 1940 with Great Britain at war. As eleven-year-old Nell prepares for grammar school, and the shadows of war creep closer, comedy and heartbreak mingle in this story of a most eccentric family
The scent of jasmine by Maureen Peters( Book )
6 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 202 libraries worldwide
Orphaned at a young age, Melody Craven grew up depending on the charity of kindly relatives and consequently learned to be content to be treated as second best to her pretty cousin Mary. But when both girls fall in love with the same handsome young officer Roger Halletw̮ho is briefly on leave in England from serving in the British army in Indiai̮tlooks as though the girls' friendship might be ruined by rivalry. However, events take an usual turn
Vashti by Maureen Peters( Book )
5 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 184 libraries worldwide
Witch queen by Maureen Peters( Book )
3 editions published between 1990 and 1998 in English and held by 174 libraries worldwide
"Joanna of Navarre's childhood was dominated by her cruel and scheming father, Charles of Navarre. He introduced her to the arts of healing and sorcery that were to brand her with the unwarranted reputation of witch. When widowed, Joanna becomes queen to Henry IV of England and is a good stepmother to all his sons, including Hal, the future Henry V. But her refusal to invest her fortune in Hal's war-waging in France brings on a dreadful vengeance" -- Cover verso
England's mistress by Maureen Peters( Book )
7 editions published between 1991 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 172 libraries worldwide
The vinegar seed by Maureen Peters( Book )
4 editions published between 1986 and 1994 in English and held by 153 libraries worldwide
Goodbye Holly Jane by Maureen Peters( Book )
3 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in English and held by 149 libraries worldwide
The vinegar blossom by Maureen Peters( Book )
7 editions published between 1986 and 1994 in English and held by 145 libraries worldwide
Katheryn, the wanton queen by Maureen Peters( Book )
7 editions published between 1967 and 1973 in English and held by 144 libraries worldwide
Based on the life of Katherine Howard
The luck bride by Maureen Peters( Book )
5 editions published between 1987 and 2004 in English and held by 142 libraries worldwide
Beggar maid, queen by Maureen Peters( Book )
3 editions published between 1980 and 2000 in English and held by 140 libraries worldwide
The vinegar tree by Maureen Peters( Book )
7 editions published between 1987 and 1994 in English and held by 139 libraries worldwide
Child of earth by Maureen Peters( Book )
3 editions published between 1999 and 2001 in English and held by 137 libraries worldwide
Much suspected of me by Maureen Peters( Book )
6 editions published between 1990 and 1992 in English and held by 125 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names

controlled identity Black, Veronica

controlled identity Darby, Catherine

controlled identity Law, Elizabeth

controlled identity Lloyd, Levanah

controlled identity Rothman, Judith

controlled identity Whitby, Sharon

Black, Veronica.
Darby, Catherine.
Law, Elizabeth.
Rothman, Judith.
Whitby, Sharon.
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English (108)
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