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Oldfield, Pamela

Overview
Works: 219 works in 725 publications in 2 languages and 18,853 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Domestic fiction  Historical fiction  Juvenile works  Diary fiction  Love stories  Romance fiction  Psychological fiction  Detective and mystery fiction 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PR6065.L38, 823.914
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Publications about Pamela Oldfield
Publications by Pamela Oldfield
Publications by Pamela Oldfield, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Pamela Oldfield
The boat house by Pamela Oldfield( Book )
6 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and held by 547 libraries worldwide
In 1912, twenty-four-year old Marianne Lefevre is looking forward to her job as a governess caring for twins in the Matlowe household in Henley-on-Thames until she finds that the children's parents are missing, their grandmother, Georgina, spends her time in her missing son's bedroom, and a ghostly figure is reported lurking near the boat house
The Fairfax legacy by Pamela Oldfield( Book )
5 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 511 libraries worldwide
Elena Fairfax's confused childhood leaves her outwardly confident but inwardly troubled. She is hurt and betrayed by the feeling that her mother Hermione shows an obvious dislike of her own daughter. Seeking love and affection, the eight-year-old must turn to her nanny, Winifred, and adored father, Oscar. Elena is thrilled when Hermione gives birth to a baby boy, James, but her mother seems preoccupied that Oscar should rewrite his will and make his new son the sole beneficiary. This is the start of a chain of events which will lead to heartbreak and despair for the family, but Elena is determined to discover the truth about her past and create a happier future--Publisher's description
Truth will out by Pamela Oldfield( Book )
7 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 448 libraries worldwide
A thrilling historical tale of love and treachery - Folkestone, 1921. When newly-wed Maude Brent's beloved Aunt Biddy starts to grow forgetful, her thoughtful husband Lionel suggests that Maude hire a companion to take the load off her and he knows just the girl. Soon it's as if young, bubbly Alice had always been part of the family. But when Lionel takes Maude on holiday, tragedy strikes and he disappears
Jack's shadow by Pamela Oldfield( Book )
3 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 442 libraries worldwide
Late Victorian England. When Bella marries Lloyd Massie she believes she is the happiest woman in the East End of London. Her wedding is a joyful occasion but a young, dedicated detective knows that she is in grave danger. Lloyd Massie, the bride-groom, has already killed once but the police cannot prove it. To complicate matters, Jack the Ripper begins to terrorise the area and all police resources are turned towards his capture
Fateful voyage by Pamela Oldfield( Book )
5 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and held by 439 libraries worldwide
Hester Shaw is hidden away in a small London flat paid for by Alex, her wealthy married lover. When he persuades her to accompany his aunt on a trip to New York she meets young Charlie Barnes, who falls in love with her. This is her chance to put her shadowy past behind her and start afresh but the decision to leave Alex, a powerful senior policeman, will prove disastrous
The great betrayal by Pamela Oldfield( Book )
4 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and held by 429 libraries worldwide
In 1904 London, two women from completely different backgrounds find their paths intersecting after a fateful letter changes both of their lives
Falling from Grace by Pamela Oldfield( Book )
10 editions published between 1995 and 1997 in English and held by 423 libraries worldwide
The longest road by Pamela Oldfield( Book )
6 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and held by 418 libraries worldwide
A woman struggles to face her tragic past
The Penningtons by Pamela Oldfield( Book )
5 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and held by 417 libraries worldwide
In steadfast British author Oldfields standalone historical tale of suspense set in 1902 in and around Bath, Miss Dutton abruptly resigns as housekeeper to the elderly and bedridden Montague Pennington. Montys overbearing siblings convince earnest yet reluctant young housemaid Daisy to take her place until another, more qualified candidate is found. Somewhat to their surprise, Monty and Daisy find themselves getting along quite well without help, but Daisys rapidly approaching eighteenth birthday and the secrets to be revealed, as well as her burgeoning romantic interest in a solicitors clerk and an unbalanced stranger who threatens their very lives, provide continuing drama
A woman alone by Pamela Oldfield( Book )
10 editions published between 1999 and 2002 in English and held by 412 libraries worldwide
When her father dies in a terrible accident, a young spinster takes over as headmaster of a select school for young ladies on the Cornish cliffs of Tye Rock. Both frightened and intoxicated from her herfound freedom, she decides to seek out her mother, who was driven away under the cloud of a scandal
Henry's women by Pamela Oldfield( Book )
4 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 412 libraries worldwide
Millie's fiancé had been 'stolen' by her sister, Esme, leaving Millie to live at home, caring for her father. But when he dies in 1891, she's left without a penny and goes to live with Esme and Leo as a domestic. Leo wastes no time in revealing to Millie that he still loves her, more than he ever loved her sister
Full circle by Pamela Oldfield( Book )
4 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 408 libraries worldwide
Louise is headstrong, impetuous, and very young for her 18 years. Although her mother and stepfather are hopeful she will eventually settle down into married life, they seek to give her thoughts a new direction by allowing her to take drawing lessons from Daniel, a local artist, unaware that Louise will now set her romantic sights on this intriguing man old enough to be her father. Temperamental, self-centered, and prone to hysterics to get her own way she pursues Daniel
Summer lightning by Pamela Oldfield( Book )
6 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 396 libraries worldwide
Lucy is Andrew's loving fiancee, but Andrew flirts with her best friend. The year is 1913, and the English expatriates living in the small Portuguese copper-mining town of San Domingos are singularly self-absorbed, uncomprehending, and unappreciative of the people among whom they live and work. Threatened uprisings among the miners and a dangerous underground explosion, with the depradations by wolves and the eternal heat and scarcity of water, are merely irritants to their pleasure-seeking way of life
The birthday present by Pamela Oldfield( Book )
7 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in English and held by 391 libraries worldwide
""London"," 1890." Singer Rose Paton is confident that, with her looks, youth, and talent, she's destined for greater things. When mysterious stranger Marcus Bennley asks her to sing at his sister's birthday party, as his present to her, she accepts for the half a guinea - more than two weeks' wages. But will the deal be quite so sweet as promised, or has Rose made a terrible mistake entangling herself with the Bennleys?
Lady of the night by Pamela Oldfield( Book )
7 editions published between 1998 and 2000 in English and held by 386 libraries worldwide
While traveling on the Mauretania, a gorgeous, quick-witted Irish redhead who is also a high-class member of the world's oldest profession gets involved in blackmail, uncovering long-held secrets, and murder
The Halloween pumpkin by Pamela Oldfield( Book )
7 editions published between 1974 and 1976 in English and held by 366 libraries worldwide
The Halloween pumpkin goes about creating havoc and scaring people. Then he meets a pig who is not scared
The butterfly box by Pamela Oldfield( Book )
8 editions published between 1996 and 1998 in English and held by 364 libraries worldwide
Passions are well-hidden in the Massey family, but the calm is deceptive. Fran and Connie haven't spoken in five years, Henry is at Cambridge, and Dot and her dachshund live at home under the watchful eye of Mother. Matt has lost touch with them all. Its not until their mother dies that the family is thrown together again, and unresolved grievances begin to simmer again. When a sister dies, the suspicions mount. Was it a suicide or murder? Gradually, the entire family is unwillingly tossed into a terrifying crisis
Pieces of silver by Pamela Oldfield( Book )
9 editions published between 1998 and 2001 in English and held by 354 libraries worldwide
In 1935, thoroughly modern reporter Dulcie Moore is fighting the prejudices of male colleagues. So it's no surprise when Detective Sergeant Jack Spencer is less than pleased by her interference in his first murder case. Dulcie begins to realize that she is out of her depth when she sets in motion a dangerous train of events making her realize that she needs Jack in more ways than one
The great plague : a London girl's diary, 1665-1666 by Pamela Oldfield( Book )
12 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in English and French and held by 343 libraries worldwide
Alice is just thirteen years-old when the plague comes to London, and soon she is confined to her home with her sick aunt. Her father has disappeared, and food is becoming scarce. Includes brief historical notes and a timeline of events. First person recount. Suggested level: intermediate, junior secondary
String of blue beads by Pamela Oldfield( Book )
8 editions published between 1994 and 1996 in English and held by 331 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Oldfield, Pamela 1934-
Wilson, Pamela Margarett
オールドフィールド, パメラ
Languages
English (128)
French (2)
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