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Shaw, Rebecca 1931-

Overview
Works: 56 works in 402 publications in 1 language and 13,248 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Pastoral fiction  Domestic fiction 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PR6069.H388, 823.914
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Publications by Rebecca Shaw
Most widely held works by Rebecca Shaw
A country affair by Rebecca Shaw( Book )
21 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in English and held by 1,280 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 )
18 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in English and held by 1,113 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 )
16 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and held by 864 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. Read less
The new rector by Rebecca Shaw( Book )
18 editions published between 1994 and 2011 in English and held by 607 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 feud by Rebecca Shaw( Book )
12 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 531 libraries worldwide
With the Rector Peter Harris and his family back from Africa, the villagers of Turnham Malpas heave huge sighs of relief as everything is back to normal. But Peter has other ideas
Whispers in the village by Rebecca Shaw( Book )
9 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and held by 520 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
Talk of the village by Rebecca Shaw( Book )
11 editions published between 1995 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 516 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
Country passions by Rebecca Shaw( Book )
11 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 514 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
A village dilemma by Rebecca Shaw( Book )
12 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 475 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 is back--and are not at all happy to discover that he plans to use the village as a key attraction for visiting Americans
A village deception by Rebecca Shaw( Book )
11 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 472 libraries worldwide
Passions run high in Turnham Malpas as one man finds love - and another tragedy
Trouble in the village by Rebecca Shaw( Book )
17 editions published between 1999 and 2005 in English and held by 464 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 way of life seems to be in jeopardy. When Peter returns, his sensible approach to the problems brings solutions, but only Caroline can resolve the difficulties between the two of them
Village gossip : tales from Turnham Malpas by Rebecca Shaw( Book )
9 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in English and held by 455 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
Intrigue in the village by Rebecca Shaw( Book )
10 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 453 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
The village newcomers by Rebecca Shaw( Book )
10 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 440 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?
Village matters by Rebecca Shaw( Book )
16 editions published between 1996 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 429 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
The village green affair by Rebecca Shaw( Book )
10 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 411 libraries worldwide
A mysterious visitor has arrived in Turnham Malpas. Titus Bellamy seems to have discovered a medieval charter, which grants the right to hold a market on their village green. If so, the villagers want to know if he can be stopped. Meanwhile, to celebrate twenty-five years of happy marriage, Neville Neal, the local accountant, decides to throw a lavish party. However, Liz his wife has a different view of their marriage. The anniversary party and the market on the green mark both the beginning and end of two quite different relationships. Can it be the fault of Titus Bellamy? The ancient village green, centre of Turnham Malpas life for many centuries, has never before witnessed anything like the events of this short passionate summer
One hot country summer by Rebecca Shaw( Book )
5 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 406 libraries worldwide
Village secrets : tales from Turnham Malpas by Rebecca Shaw( Book )
13 editions published between 1997 and 2003 in English and held by 404 libraries worldwide
The village school of Turnham Malpas is to get a new head teacher. At first sight, Kate Pascoe seems ideal. But when she introduces meditation classes and tree-hugging, the villagers begin to think again. A strange malaise afflicts the whole village and a sudden, shocking death plunges the village into a state of superstitious dread. And always at the eye of the storm is the head teacher - Kate Pascoe
Love in the country by Rebecca Shaw( Book )
7 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 395 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."
The village show : tales from Turnham Malpas by Rebecca Shaw( Book )
20 editions published between 1997 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 386 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Crawshaw, Shirley Patricia, 1931-
Languages
English (242)
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