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Richardson, Paddy

Overview
Works: 10 works in 27 publications in 3 languages and 512 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Short stories, New Zealand  Suspense fiction 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PR9639.4.R53, NZ823.2
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Publications about Paddy Richardson
Publications by Paddy Richardson
Most widely held works by Paddy Richardson
Swimming in the dark by Paddy Richardson( Book )
5 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 102 libraries worldwide
German immigrants, Gerda and Ilse Klein, live sedate lives of seclusion and routine in Alexandra, a small Central Otago town in New Zealand. Both mother and daughter are affected by their memories of Leipzig, the city the family escaped from in the early 1980s while it was still under the rule of the Stasi. For Ilse, these memories are of a home and friends she loved and still longs for. For Gerda the memories bring the desperate depression which overwhelms her in the dark months of winter. But for now the women look forward to summer, with the promise of peace and rest as Ilse, now a tea
Cross fingers by Paddy Richardson( Book )
2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 84 libraries worldwide
Television journalist Rebecca Thorne is working on a documentary about the notorious 1981 South African rugby team's tour of New Zealand. She becomes fascinated by the Lambs, two anonymous protesters who mocked the police and entertained the crowds, and disappeared just before the end of the tour. At the same time, strange things start to happen: is someone stalking her, breaking into her house and moving her things? Or is she just being paranoid?
Traces of red by Paddy Richardson( Book )
4 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and held by 81 libraries worldwide
Rebecca Thorne is a successful television journalist, but her world is thrown into turmoil when her Saturday night programme is axed because of falling ratings. Not only will she lose her job but her big story on the convicted triple murderer Connor Bligh, whom ;Rebecca believes is innocent, has to be abandoned
Hunting blind by Paddy Richardson( Book )
3 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and held by 77 libraries worldwide
A year to learn a woman by Paddy Richardson( Book )
2 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 60 libraries worldwide
The company of a daughter by Paddy Richardson( Book )
2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 37 libraries worldwide
If we were Lebanese : stories by Paddy Richardson( Book )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 31 libraries worldwide
Choices by Paddy Richardson( Book )
2 editions published in 1986 in Italian and English and held by 30 libraries worldwide
Der Vogelbrunnen : Thriller by Paddy Richardson( Book )
4 editions published in 2010 in German and Undetermined and held by 8 libraries worldwide
Journalistin Claire Wright führt mit ihrer 16-jährigen Tochter Annie ein beschauliches Leben, nimmt aber aus finanziellen Gründen den Auftrag an, eine Biografie über den Serienvergewaltiger Travis Crill zu schreiben. Durch ihre Recherchen gelingt es Claire, hinter die Fassade des scheinbar so intelligenten, höflichen und doch völlig gefühlskalten Gewalttäters aus gutem Hause zu blicken. Gleichzeitig gerät ihr Leben immer mehr aus den Fugen: Annie freundet sich mit der unberechenbaren Savannah an, Claire selbst lernt den attraktiven Polizisten Max kennen - und dann ist da auch noch das wachsende Gefühl, beobachtet zu werden. - Thriller
Missing pieces by Paddy Richardson( Sound Recording )
in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Five short stories which highlight various viewpoints on the topic of adoption in New Zealand
 
Languages
English (22)
German (3)
Italian (1)
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