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Connor, Alexandra

Overview
Works: 62 works in 205 publications in 3 languages and 3,797 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Suspense fiction  Domestic fiction  Detective and mystery fiction  Anecdotes  Miscellanea  Biography  Romance fiction  History 
Roles: Author, Narrator, Actor
Classifications: PR6053.O488, 823.914
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Publications about Alexandra Connor
Publications by Alexandra Connor
Most widely held works by Alexandra Connor
The soldier's woman by Alexandra Connor( Book )
9 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 322 libraries worldwide
In Oldham in Lancashire, Faith and her brother James are raised by an aunt following the untimely death of their parents. While James works in their grandparents' photographic studio, Faith befriends the characters in the rag trade. But a sordid encounter causes Faith to mistrust men. However, she finds love with the charismatic wanderer Samuel Granger. Then during the Great War, despite being posted 'missing, presumed dead', he returns to her and baby Milly seriously injured. Struggling financially, Faith takes in a lodger, a Frenchwoman - a war widow with a baby. The two women become close friends. Then tragedy strikes, and Faith realises her trust has been betrayed. She wants revenge and determinedly sets out to reclaim the greatest love of her life
Green Baize Road by Alexandra Connor( Book )
9 editions published between 1999 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 242 libraries worldwide
This tells the story of three sisters with very different lives. Ellen, generous and capable, runs a billiard hall with her beloved Reg. Louise wants more than the backstreets of Bolton and heads for Australia. And fragile Lily, having lost her husband to the war, can hardly cope with her two small daughters. Whatever problems they face, the solutions are all in the family. But is this how the next generation will see it?
The rembrandt secret by Alexandra Connor( Book )
9 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 234 libraries worldwide
A centuries-old conspiracy is about to explode into the present and shake the art world to its core as a relentless serial killer strikes in both London and New York. The first victim was forced to swallow stones. The second was whipped to death. The third was stabbed in the heart. What did they know' Why were they in the killer's sights' Only Marshall Ziegler, the son of one the victims, can discover the dark secret of one of the world's most famous artists before the killer can strike again
Legacy of blood by Alexandra Connor( Book )
6 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and held by 222 libraries worldwide
London, 1732. William Hogarth is called to a murder scene. A woman lies dead, her unborn child ripped from her body. It is a warning. Hogarth painted the future King leaving her bed. He must destroy the painting to survive. But her killers made one mistake. They left the Prince's son alive. Centuries later, one man holds proof of this line of succession and keeps a watchful eye on the Prince's heir. The legacy is a terrible burden, but also an incredible opportunity. During a flight in a private jet, when a fellow passenger speaks of having gained possession of proof of this, the Royal Family's darkest secret, everything changes. Within hours of the flight, three of the seven passengers have been silenced. As the body count rises, Alex Connor ratchets up the tension is this page-turning thriller that brings history into the present with devastating consequences
An angel passing over by Alexandra Connor( Book )
8 editions published between 2000 and 2014 in English and held by 215 libraries worldwide
Grace Ellis is born into rural poverty during WWI. Encouraged by a mysterious benefactor while her family crumbles around her, she succeeds in building her own business empire through sheer determination and talent. But sometimes that isn't enough
The Hogarth conspiracy : a novel by Alexandra Connor( Book )
6 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and held by 214 libraries worldwide
Could a single scandalous painting rock two British monarchies, centuries apart and threaten the lives of everyone who knows of its existence? It could--if the painting contains proof of a liaison between a prostitute and a prince
The memory of bones by Alexandra Connor( Book )
5 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and held by 161 libraries worldwide
The head of Francisco Goya was stolen from his tomb in the wake of his death. No one has ever known what happened to it. Until now. Leon Golding has always been ignored by the art world he loves, but he's finally going to make his name as the man who found the skull of Goya. But he's asked the wrong people to help him prove he's right
Midnight's smiling by Alexandra Connor( Book )
7 editions published between 1998 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 151 libraries worldwide
Dr George Cochrane led a comfortable life on the outskirts of Pendleton. He lived there with his wife and son Michael. During the day he was the doctor to the worst streets of the nearby city. There was no house that was too dismal and no patient too poor. Everyone loved him and his gruff humour. Then his wife died, and somehow Michael never could make up for the loss, even though he followed in his fathers footsteps. His friend Harry always outshone him. Bumptious and brilliant Harry was aiming for the top. Then the Second World War made him. No one could hold a candle to Harry. However, there is one young rival who is watching and biding her time. She is acknowledging his ambition and ability as her own, and that is Michael's daughter, Mel
Isle of the dead by Alexandra Connor( Book )
4 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 150 libraries worldwide
Nadat een verloren gewaand schilderij van Titiaan uit de 16e eeuw opduikt in Londen, gebeurt wat de legende zegt: er duiken gevilde lichamen van vrouwen op
The other Rembrandt by Alexandra Connor( Book )
3 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in English and held by 124 libraries worldwide
Marshall Ziegler has never been interested in his father's London gallery-until his father is brutally slain. Marshall then discovers that he knew a dark secret at the heart of Rembrandt's life-a secret that could topple one of the world's most lucrative industries. But a sadistic murderer is doing whatever he must to hide the truth. Will Marshall stay alive long enough to reveal the greatest secret never told?
The Caravaggio conspiracy by Alexandra Connor( Book )
6 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 117 libraries worldwide
1608. Michelangelo Merisi da Caravaggio, the greatest Italian painter of his day, is expelled from the Order of the Knights of Malta. Subject to a clandestine hearing, his crime remains a closely guarded secret. 2014. Two bodies are found in a London art gallery - stripped naked, necks bound with wire and legs obscenely contorted. They are twin brothers - successful art dealers - their brutal murder linked to the mysterious disappearance of two paintings by the master Caravaggio. Investigators are confounded, and it falls to art expert Gil Eckhart to identify the killer before he slays again. But as the search for clues takes him from the glamorous skyline of New York to the fetid catacombs of Palermo, Eckhart finds that in the high-stakes world of art, good and evil are often tarred with the same, blood-soaked, brush
The watchman's daughter by Alexandra Connor( Book )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 115 libraries worldwide
Against the backdrop of the Preston docks, with the looming warehouses and great ships preparing for war, Katherine Shaw faces many an ordeal and crosses many a hurdle before she can find for herself and her little brother Micky security and contentment in a challenging world
Rembrandt's monkey : and other tales from the secret lives of the great artists by Alexandra Connor( Book )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 113 libraries worldwide
The moon is my witness by Alexandra Connor( Book )
4 editions published between 1997 and 2005 in English and held by 104 libraries worldwide
The bosch deception by Alexandra Connor( Book )
2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 97 libraries worldwide
A truth concealed. Brabant, 1473. A clandestine brotherhood hides a secret that could bring down the Catholic Church. Their chosen hiding place - the art of Hieronymus Bosch. A terrible conspiracy. London, 2014. An excommunicated priest approaches both the Church and the art world, claiming to possess an artefact that will destroy their reputations. A ticking clock. This man, Nicholas Laverne, is poised to end over 500 years of silence and injustice. Yet, unknown to Nicholas, he has just summoned a killer intent on silencing him
The hour of the angel by J. Alexandra Connor( Book )
11 editions published between 1989 and 2014 in English and French and held by 95 libraries worldwide
The well of dreams by Alexandra Connor( Book )
9 editions published between 1992 and 2014 in French and English and held by 70 libraries worldwide
An enthralling saga of determination and hope, this is the story of one woman's fight to inherit her dreams
Winter women, midsummer men by Alexandra Connor( Book )
4 editions published between 1994 and 2014 in English and held by 56 libraries worldwide
The wrong side of the canvas by Alexandra Connor( Book )
2 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 54 libraries worldwide
The green bay tree by Alexandra Connor( Book )
8 editions published between 1993 and 2014 in French and English and held by 47 libraries worldwide
 
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Languages
English (100)
French (15)
Polish (2)
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