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Carroll, Leslie 1959-

Overview
Works: 26 works in 84 publications in 2 languages and 3,652 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Domestic fiction  History  Psychological fiction  Biography  Political fiction  Fantasy fiction  Paranormal fiction  Historical fiction  Detective and mystery fiction 
Roles: Author, Narrator
Classifications: D107, 813.6
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Publications about Leslie Carroll
Publications by Leslie Carroll
Most widely held works by Leslie Carroll
Spin doctor by Leslie Carroll( Book )
4 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in English and held by 519 libraries worldwide
Psychotherapist Susan Lederer decides to offer pro bono counseling to her neighbors in their apartment building's laundry room and they unexpectedly help her with her own personal issues
Royal affairs : a lusty romp through the extramarital adventures that rocked the British monarchy by Leslie Carroll( Book )
4 editions published between 2008 and 2014 in English and held by 434 libraries worldwide
Spanning nearly one thousand years of British history, an entertaining and informative study chronicles the scandalous and adulterous behavior of Britain's royal family and its historical repercussions, from the reign of Henry II to the marriage of Prince Charles and Princess Diana
Royal pains : a rogues' gallery of brats, brutes, and bad seeds by Leslie Carroll( Book )
3 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in English and held by 314 libraries worldwide
Compendium of the most infamous, capricious, and insatiable bluebloods of Europe
Herself by Leslie Carroll( Book )
3 editions published between 2007 and 2014 in English and held by 306 libraries worldwide
The author of "Play Dates" tackles the classic conversational taboos--sex, politics, religion, and the merits of "Star Trek"--In a delightful new novel full of New York wit and Irish charm
Choosing Sophie by Leslie Carroll( Book )
3 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 249 libraries worldwide
Approached by the daughter she gave up for adoption twenty years earlier, Venus deMarley is forced to confront the hardest decisions of her life, a process further complicated by her frustrated fiancé and painful memories of her father
Play dates by Leslie Carroll( Book )
5 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in English and Italian and held by 239 libraries worldwide
Don't get me wrong, I LOVE my daughter. She was the best thing that came out of my marriage. (What can I say about a guy who dumped me for an older woman?) But there's something seriously wrong when my daughter -- and my thirty-year-old sister -- have better social lives than I do. After all, I'm in my twenties; I'm still cute! When do I get my very own play date?
Notorious royal marriages : a juicy journey through nine centuries of dynasty, destiny, and desire by Leslie Carroll( Book )
4 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in English and held by 230 libraries worldwide
Chronicles the bad behavior of the infamous marriages of crowned heads of Europe, including Russia's Peter II and Catherine the Great, France's Henri II and Catherine de Medici, and England's Henry II and Eleanor of Aquitane
Parlor games a novel by Maryka Biaggio( Sound Recording )
4 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 197 libraries worldwide
In 1887, at the tender age of eighteen, May ventures to Chicago in hopes of earning enough money to support her family. Circumstances force her to take up residence at the city's most infamous bordello, but May soon learns to employ her considerable feminine wiles to extract not only sidelong looks but also large sums of money from the men she encounters. Insinuating herself into Chicago's high society, May lands a well-to-do fiancé--until, that is, a Pinkerton Agency detective named Reed Doherty intervenes and summarily foils the engagement
Reality check by Leslie Carroll( Book )
5 editions published between 2001 and 2007 in English and held by 187 libraries worldwide
Liz Pemberly becomes a contestant on the reality TV dating show Bad Date, which offers a million-dollar prize to the single with the best story of romance gone bad, but her chances of winning take an unexpected turn when she meets handsome, ready-to-commit Jack Rafferty
Temporary insanity : a novel by Leslie Carroll( Book )
4 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in English and held by 165 libraries worldwide
Meet Alice Finnegan: thirty-something, single and determined to take control of her own destiny ... even if she is stuck in a series of secretarial temp jobs AND living with her beloved ninety-year-old grandmother -- a feisty, funny, former Ziegfeld showgirl
Royal romances : titillating tales of passion and power in the palaces of Europe by Leslie Carroll( Book )
4 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 140 libraries worldwide
Describes the sometimes scandalous love affairs that have motivated royal decision-making in Europe, from Louis XIV's mistress Madame de Maintenon to the happily married newlyweds Prince William and Kate Middleton
Inglorious royal marriages : a demi-millenium of unholy mismatrimony by Leslie Carroll( Book )
3 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 91 libraries worldwide
It's no secret that the marriages of monarchs are often made in hell. Here are some of the most spectacular mismatches in five hundred years of royal history ... In a world where many kings, queens, and princes lacked nothing but true love, marital mismatches could bring out the baddest, boldest behavior in the bluest of bloodlines. Margaret Tudor, her niece Mary I, and Catherine of Braganza were desperately in love with chronically unfaithful husbands, but at least they weren't murdered by them, as were two of the Medici princesses were. King Charles II's beautiful, high-spirited sister 'Minette' wed Louis XIV's younger brother, who wore more makeup and perfume than she did. Forced to wed her boring, jug-eared cousin Ferdinand, Marie of Roumania'a granddaughter of Queen Victoria'proved herself one of the heroines of World War I by using her prodigious personal charm to regain massive amounts of land during the peace talks at Versailles. Brimming with outrageous real-life stories of royal marriages gone wrong, this is an entertaining, unforgettable book of dubious matches doomed from the start
Madame Picasso a novel by Anne Girard( Sound Recording )
5 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 89 libraries worldwide
When Eva Gouel moves to Paris from the countryside, she is full of ambition and dreams of stardom. Though young and inexperienced, she manages to find work as a costumer at the famous Moulin Rouge, and it is here that she first catches the attention of Pablo Picasso, a rising star in the art world. A brilliant but eccentric artist, Picasso sets his sights on Eva, and Eva can't help but be drawn into his web. But what starts as a torrid affair soon evolves into what will become the first great love of Picasso's life
The deception at Lyme or, The peril of persuasion by Carrie Bebris( Sound Recording )
7 editions published between 2012 and 2016 in English and held by 88 libraries worldwide
While on holiday Fitzwilliam and Elizabeth Darcy investigate the murder of a woman whose body was found at the base of Lyme's famous sea wall as well as the prospect that Fitzwilliam's naval-lieutenant cousin may have also been murdered
Play dates by Leslie Carroll( file )
5 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 81 libraries worldwide
Plunges us deep into the world of the overscheduled children of New York, and the oversexed, over-lipoed, overpaid people who raise them -or pay their nannies! What happens when a trophy wife gets turned in for someone even younger, blonder, and prettier? Claire Marsh doesn't take it lying down. She may have lost both husband and housekeeper in the horrible divorce, but even if she's not able to keep living in the manner to which she's accustomed, she'll do what it takes so that her daughter will - with a little help from her slightly wild, slightly out-of-control sister MiMi
House immortal by Devon Monk( file )
4 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 23 libraries worldwide
Matilda Case isn't like most folks. In fact, she's unique in the world, the crowning achievement of her father's experiments-a girl pieced together from bits. Or so she believes. That is, until Abraham Seventh shows up at her door, stitched with life thread just like her and insisting that enemies are coming to kill them all. Tilly is one of thirteen incredible creations known as the galvanized, stitched together beings who are immortal and unfathomably strong. For a century, each House has fought for control over the galvanized-and Tilly and her kind hold the key to unlocking eternity. The secrets that Tilly must fight to protect are hidden within the very seams of her being. And to get the secrets, her enemies are willing to tear her apart piece by piece
Miss match by Leslie Carroll( Book )
5 editions published between 2001 and 2007 in English and held by 17 libraries worldwide
For drama teacher Kathryn Lamb, being thirty-five and single means an endless run on the dating wheel. Everyone from her happily married sister to her meddling neighbor thinks it's time for Kitty to take drastic action to find herself a wonderful man. So she enrolls in New York's premier matchmaking service, which guarantees five potential mates or her money back. And if Walker Hart, the gorgeous entrepreneur of the company, is any example of the men who will be parading to her apartment, then Kitty will definitely be a satisfied customer. But as each promising encounter turns into a disaster, Kitty realizes that the only guy who has captured her romantic heart is the one who doesn't believe in happily ever after. Sexy and sassy, Miss Match is a hilarious first novel that delves into the anxieties of the mating game, where every now and then one has to bend the rules. ... From the Paperback edition
Infinity bell by Devon Monk( file )
3 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 14 libraries worldwide
Eleven powerful Houses control the world and all its resources. But now, the treaty between them has been broken, and no one-not even the immortal galvanized-is safe
Platinum doll a novel about Jean Harlow by Anne Girard( Sound Recording )
2 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 8 libraries worldwide
Set against the dazzling backdrop of Golden Age Hollywood, novelist Girard tells the enchanting story of Jean Harlow, one of the most iconic stars in the history of film
The royals : the lives and loves of the of the British monarchs by Leslie Carroll( Book )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names

controlled identity Elyot, Amanda

controlled identity Grey, Juliet

Carroll, Leslie Sara 1959-
Languages
English (76)
Italian (2)
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