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Madden, Deirdre 1960-

Overview
Works: 43 works in 145 publications in 3 languages and 3,191 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Domestic fiction  Textbooks  Handbooks, manuals, etc  Fantasy fiction  Humorous stories 
Roles: Author of introduction
Classifications: PR6063.A288, 823.914
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Publications about Deirdre Madden
Publications by Deirdre Madden
Most widely held works by Deirdre Madden
Molly Fox's birthday by Deirdre Madden( Book )
16 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and held by 1,082 libraries worldwide
While absent in New York, the celebrated actor Molly Fox has loaned her house to a playwright friend, who is struggling to write a new work. Over the course of this, the longest day of the year, the playwright reflects upon her own life, Molly's, and that of their mutual friend Andrew
Authenticity by Deirdre Madden( Book )
8 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in English and held by 422 libraries worldwide
But when Julia then meets William Armstrong, a middle-aged lawyer, it sets in motion a chain of events which, in the course of the following year, has dramatic and unforeseen consequences for all three of them
Hidden symptoms : a novel by Deirdre Madden( Book )
8 editions published between 1986 and 1988 in English and held by 309 libraries worldwide
After her brother's brutal murder, a twenty-two-year-old university student in Belfast is torn by her conflicting feelings of spirituality, as her religion tortures more than comforts her
One by one in the darkness by Deirdre Madden( Book )
14 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in English and held by 216 libraries worldwide
A title that follows a week in the lives of three sisters shortly before the start of the IRA ceasefire in 1994, undercut with the story of their childhood in Northern Ireland of the 1960s and 1970s
Remembering light and stone by Deirdre Madden( Book )
10 editions published between 1992 and 1993 in English and held by 167 libraries worldwide
Remembering Light and Stone is a moving study of a young woman coming to terms with herself in a changing world
Snakes' elbows by Deirdre Madden( Book )
2 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 160 libraries worldwide
When millionaire, Barney, returns to live in the place that he was born, equally rich millionaire, Jasper, is worried that he'll be upstaged. He sets out to make life as difficult as possible for Barney - with hilarious and far-reaching consequences. Then a very special painting, the Angel, comes up for sale and Jasper is sure that buying it will reassert his position in the small town's society. But when he is outbid by Barney, Jasper is determined to exact his revenge ... 8 yrs+
Thanks for telling me, Emily by Deirdre Madden( Book )
4 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 134 libraries worldwide
Murphy the cat, Bubbles the dog and Captain Cockle the parrot live in a pet shop. When the owner's niece Keira comes to stay, she is entranced by the animals but a bit puzzled, because her Aunt Emily never seems to actually sell any of them! But then one day a woman arrives and wants some animals to populate her new house
Nothing is black by Deirdre Madden( Book )
10 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in English and held by 125 libraries worldwide
This is a beautifully told story of three women who find themselves in a remote part of Donegal at a defining moment in their lives
Time present and time past by Deirdre Madden( Book )
4 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 116 libraries worldwide
Fintan Buckley is a pleasant, rather conventional and unimaginative man, who works as a legal adviser in an import/export firm in Dublin. He lives in Howth and is married with two sons who are at university, and a small daughter. As he goes about his life, Fintan begins to experience states of altered consciousness and auditory hallucinations, which seem to take him out of a linear experience of time. Over the years he becomes distanced from his family, and in the course of the novel this link is re-established and helps to bring him understanding and peace, although in a most unexpected way
The birds of the innocent wood by Deirdre Madden( Book )
6 editions published between 1988 and 1989 in English and held by 94 libraries worldwide
Jasper and the green marvel by Deirdre Madden( Book )
4 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 70 libraries worldwide
There's a wonderful emerald necklace called The Green Marvel hidden somewhere in Haverford-Snuffley Hall. Sneaky Jasper Jellit takes a job there as a gardener, hoping to get his hands on the jewels. But the house is haunted, his two pet rats Rags and Bags give him no end of trouble, and then there's Mrs Knutmegg the cook, who sees immediately that Jasper's up to no good...This is a sparkling sequel to the award winning "Snakes' Elbows"
Snakes' elbows by Deirdre Madden( Book )
5 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 42 libraries worldwide
When the timid millionaire pianist Barney Barrington moves to Woodford, extraordinary things start to happen. For local millionaire Jasper Jellit doesn't like all the attention Barney is getting and will do anything to upstage him, including hosting an extravagant chocolate party for Woodford residents. But when Barney and Jasper want to buy the same painting, Jasper finds less scrupulous ways of getting what he wants. As Barney is too kind to ever have a suspicious thought, it falls to his hyper-intelligent cat Dandelion to save the day - with the help of Jasper's two misunderstood dogs Cannibal and Bruiser. This title is winner of the Eilis Dillon Award for a First Children's Book
First fictions : Introduction 9 ( Book )
1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 42 libraries worldwide
Deirdre Madden's design for living : complete Junior Certificate home economics by Deirdre Madden( Book )
4 editions published between 1998 and 2010 in English and held by 29 libraries worldwide
Irlande, nuit froide by Deirdre Madden( Book )
4 editions published between 1998 and 2000 in French and held by 23 libraries worldwide
Food, home and society by Deirdre Madden( Book )
4 editions published between 1989 and 1999 in English and held by 21 libraries worldwide
Emily e gli animali parlanti by Deirdre Madden( Book )
3 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in Italian and held by 19 libraries worldwide
Murphy the cat, Bubbles the dog and Captain Cockle the parrot live in a pet shop. When the owner's niece Keira comes to stay, she is entranced by the animals but a bit puzzled, because her Aunt Emily never seems to actually sell any of them! But then one day a woman arrives and wants some animals to populate her new house
Thanks for telling me, Emily by Deirdre Madden( Sound Recording )
6 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 15 libraries worldwide
When Keira goes to work in her Aunt Emily's pet shop, she doesn't realise what an incredible summer it's going to be. The shop is full of extraordinary animals and then the bizarre Mrs Henrietta Fysshe-Pye comes to town. When she decides she must have some pets, things really start to happen
Better homemaking by Deirdre Madden( Book )
1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 13 libraries worldwide
Home and community by Deirdre Madden( Book )
1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 12 libraries worldwide
 
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English (109)
French (4)
Italian (3)
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