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Shaw, Rebecca 1931-

Works: 66 works in 445 publications in 2 languages and 12,953 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Pastoral fiction  Domestic fiction  Romance fiction 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PR6069.H388, 823.914
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A country affair by Rebecca Shaw( Book )
21 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in English and held by 1,285 libraries worldwide
The first in a series of enchanting novels set in a veterinary practice on the outskirts of a Yorkshire, England, town introduces Kate, the receptionist in a busy veterinary practice; Scott, the flirty Australian vet; her faithful boyfriend, Adam; and the entertaining animal patients
Country wives by Rebecca Shaw( Book )
16 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in English and held by 908 libraries worldwide
Newcomer Daniel Brown creates a few enemies with his gruff manner among the staff and clients at the Barleybridge Veterinary Hospital, but receptionist Kate Howard suspects that something may have happened to Dan in his past
Country lovers by Rebecca Shaw( Book )
18 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in English and held by 805 libraries worldwide
The lively Barleybridge Veterinary Hospital is bustling with energy. Everyone is working hard to make sure that disruptive and sick animals in the surgery and on the farms are treated. But at the same time some of them are coping with crises in their personal lives. Kate is worrying about her exam results and hoping she can get into Veterinary College. Dan's wife's baby is due any moment. Letty is worried that she may be terminally ill but is afraid to tell anyone. Joy finds that she is still in love with Mungo, a fact that finally compels her husband Duncan to leave home. Rhodri is deeply in love with Megan, a local farmer's daughter, but she can't marry him because she is committed to caring for her elderly father
The new rector by Rebecca Shaw( Book )
15 editions published between 1994 and 2011 in English and held by 530 libraries worldwide
The new rector of Turnham Malpas is young, vigorous, and very handsome. And, as Peter Harris encounters his flock, he discovers there is more to village life that he had anticipated
A village deception by Rebecca Shaw( Book )
10 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 502 libraries worldwide
Passions run high in Turnham Malpas as one man finds love - and another tragedy
A village feud by Rebecca Shaw( Book )
14 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 493 libraries worldwide
Sognepræsten i Turnham Malpass er rejst tilbage til Afrika for at færdiggøre sit missionsarbejde, men landsbyen er i opbrud, og beboerne savner på hver deres måde hans vejledning og hjælp til at genoprette harmoni og stabilitet
Whispers in the village by Rebecca Shaw( Book )
10 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and held by 474 libraries worldwide
When the rector, Peter, and his wife Caroline, decide to go to Africa for a year to work in a mission, they take their twins with them. The village inhabitants whose lives revolve around the church and this family are bereft. They don't immediately take to the woman locum, Anna, who has modern ideas. A story that is a micture of mixing pathos with humour
The village newcomers by Rebecca Shaw( Book )
12 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 467 libraries worldwide
Ford and Mercedes Barclay have decided to spend their twilight years in the lovely village of Turnham Malpas--but will these two newcomers by made welcome?
Country passions by Rebecca Shaw( Book )
10 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 466 libraries worldwide
It is a shock to the staff at the Barleybridge Animal Hospital when Dan, one of the farm vets, is seriously injured in a car accident. It is even more of a shock when Scott Spencer, back from Australia, steps in to cover for him. Joy, the Practice manager, remembers the hearts he broke when he last worked at the Practice - and his abrupt departure. She refuses to agree to this appointment and leaves immediately. Scott slips seamlessly into the Practice routine, not guessing that secrets are about to be revealed which will turn his life upside down. Once again, the animals and their owners are as much a part of the story as the members of the Practice
Talk of the village by Rebecca Shaw( Book )
15 editions published between 1995 and 2005 in English and Danish and held by 449 libraries worldwide
Præsteparret Peter og Caroline Harris er blevet forældre til tvillinger af lidt speciel herkomst, og omkring dem leves livet i landsbyen Turnham Malpas med snak og sladder og intriger, men også med lykke og varme
A village dilemma by Rebecca Shaw( Book )
11 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 435 libraries worldwide
The villagers of Turnham Malpas are celebrating their annual Stocks Day when an unwelcome visitor arrives. Bryn Fields, one time licensee of the Royal Oak, fled the village four years ago under the worst possible circumstances. The villagers are determined to find out why he's back - and are not all happy to discover that he plans to use the village as a key attraction for visiting Americans. For the rector and his wife, Peter and Caroline, there are more serious problems to cope with when there twin children start asking about their real mother. -- back cover
Intrigue in the village by Rebecca Shaw( Book )
9 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 426 libraries worldwide
There is a mystery surrounding the invitation by Craddock Fitch to the Big House. It is billed as a celebration of his business but as everyone in the village is invited it must be something more exciting. When they are all assembled they find that it is a lavish wedding reception for two very surprising people
Village gossip : tales from Turnham Malpas by Rebecca Shaw( Book )
13 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 421 libraries worldwide
For the locals in the village of Turnham Malpas the rural peace is shattered when a visitor comes to stay. Hugo, an old friend of Jimbo and Harriet's at the local store, is a famous actor and has come to the village to recuperate from a serious illness
A village in jeopardy by Rebecca Shaw( Book )
8 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 420 libraries worldwide
The villagers of Turnham Malpas are in for a shock. With Sir Ralph now dead, his fortune and title go to a newcomer, Johnny Templeton. He could not be more different to his well-loved predecessor. And he is soon in conflict with long-standing members of Turnham Malpas - particularly Craddock Fitch - who is determined to obstruct Johnny's plan to buy back the Templeton estate. There are villagers who have their own crises, but the local gossip surrounds Marcus and Alice March. Finally, after they had longed for a child for years, Alice has become pregnant. However, she has grown close to Johnny, prompting doubts about the child's progeny. Now Alice must make the most difficult of decisions - whether to follow her heart or her morals
Love in the country by Rebecca Shaw( Book )
8 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 408 libraries worldwide
"Seb is to find that his expertise with animals and their owners leads to a friendship with the upper class Jilly and rather more than that with Maggie, whose family own the alpacas. But when a surprise meeting in the Practice turns his head and touches his heart, he knows that these dalliances are nothing but youthful romps."
Trouble in the village by Rebecca Shaw( Book )
15 editions published between 1999 and 2005 in English and held by 395 libraries worldwide
Caroline is deeply worried about her husband, Peter's disappearance. The Rector's absence has an even greater effect on the people of the village, whose entire way of life is in jeopardy
The village green affair by Rebecca Shaw( Book )
12 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 393 libraries worldwide
A mysterious visitor has arrived in Turnham Malpas. What can Titus Bellamy want? Is it true, the villagers ask each other, that he's discovered a medieval charter which grants the right to hold a market on their picturesque village green? And if it is true, can he be stopped? It appears not
Village matters by Rebecca Shaw( Book )
20 editions published between 1996 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 390 libraries worldwide
Times are changing in Turnham Malpas. Wealthy, brash Craddock Fitch up at the Big House seems determined to make his mark on the village, and the village is equally determined to stop him
Village fortunes by Rebecca Shaw( Book )
7 editions published between 2013 and 2015 in English and held by 386 libraries worldwide
Things are heating up in the village of Turnham Malpas. Now comfortably settled in the Big House, Johnny and Alice Templeton are over the moon at the arrival of their second son. But Johnny's roguish younger brother, Chris Templeton, is visiting from Brazil and causing not a little trouble in the village. For Ford and Mercedes Barclay, returning to the village after all these years - and after Ford's shameful imprisonment - is a big step. Will they be welcomed back or shunned? And will Ford be able to convince people he's a changed man? While most of the villagers greet the pair with open arms, there are those who still have their doubts. Meanwhile, poor Fran Charter-Plackett has some important decisions to make about her future. With all her siblings having flown the nest, the pressure is on to decide what to do with her life. And when her parents discover Fran's shocking secret, things really start to get messy
One hot country summer by Rebecca Shaw( Book )
4 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 370 libraries worldwide
When Kate Howard was working as receptionist at the Barleybridge Practice, she had thought herself in love with Scott, the Australian vet. But that was years ago and she is over him now - or so she thinks. Kate finds herself back at the Practice in order to gain work experience as a junior vet. When she meets Scott again, she is alarmed to discover that the passion she once felt for him has not waned - she is suddenly, yet again, completely besotted with him
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Alternative Names
Crawshaw, Shirley Patricia, 1931-
English (233)
Danish (3)
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