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Waters, Sarah 1966-

Works: 103 works in 919 publications in 23 languages and 22,480 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Historical fiction  History  Ghost stories  Horror fiction  Drama  War stories  Film adaptations  Historical films  Television mini-series 
Roles: Author, Bibliographic antecedent, Author of introduction, Other, Editor, Creator
Classifications: PR6073.A828, 823.914
Publication Timeline
Publications about Sarah Waters
Publications by Sarah Waters
Most widely held works by Sarah Waters
The little stranger by Sarah Waters( Book )
124 editions published between 2006 and 2018 in 16 languages and held by 3,774 libraries worldwide
One dusty postwar summer in his home of rural Warwickshire, Dr. Faraday is called to a patient at lonely Hundreds Hall, the residence of the Ayres family for more than two centuries. Its owners, mother, son and daughter, are struggling to keep pace with a changing society, as well as conflicts of their own. But the Ayreses are haunted by something more sinister than a dying way of life
The paying guests by Sarah Waters( Book )
77 editions published between 2014 and 2017 in 12 languages and held by 3,079 libraries worldwide
Vlak na de Eerste Wereldoorlog worden twee Britse jonge vrouwen verliefd op elkaar
The night watch by Sarah Waters( Book )
97 editions published between 2005 and 2016 in 16 languages and held by 2,674 libraries worldwide
Follows a group of four people living in World War II-era London at three different points in their lives: in the aftermath of the war, during its height, and the early days of the war
Fingersmith by Sarah Waters( Book )
132 editions published between 2002 and 2018 in 17 languages and held by 2,557 libraries worldwide
Growing up as a foster child among a family of thieves, orphan Sue Trinder hopes to pay back that kindness by playing a key role in a swindle scheme devised by their leader, Gentleman, who is planning to con a fortune out of the naive Maud Lily, but Sue's growing pity for their helpless victim could destroy the plot
Affinity by Sarah Waters( Book )
102 editions published between 1999 and 2016 in 16 languages and held by 1,813 libraries worldwide
"An upper-class woman recovering from a suicide attempt, Margaret Prior has begun visiting the women's ward of Millbank prison, Victorian London's grimmest jail, as part of her rehabilitative charity work. Amongst Millbank's murderers and common thieves, Margaret finds herself increasingly fascinated by one apparently innocent inmate, the enigmatic spiritualist Selina Dawes. Selina was imprisoned after a seance she was conducting went horribly awry, leaving an elderly matron dead and a young woman profoundly disturbed. Although initially skeptical of Selina's gifts, Margaret is soon drawn into a twilight world of ghosts and shadows, unruly spirits and unseemly passions, until she is at last driven to concoct a desperate plot to secure Selina's freedom, and her own."--Jacket
Tipping the velvet by Sarah Waters( Book )
105 editions published between 1998 and 2018 in 11 languages and held by 1,764 libraries worldwide
The story of a "girl-in-trousers" in 1890s England. She is a lesbian fishmonger who gains entry into the libertine world of music halls by an affair with a singer, becoming her partner in a cross-dressing show. But drama follows when the other goes straight
The night watch by Sarah Waters( file )
28 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and held by 1,073 libraries worldwide
Former ambulance driver Kay lives life fast, wandering the war-torn streets and hunting for other women. Kind and clever Helen guards her secrets--and her lover--closely. Glamorous Viv remains utterly devoted, for better or worse, to the soldier she adores. And Duncan fights to make a new life for himself after spending time in prison. As these four people survive the devastation of war and the experience life's dizzying highs, their paths cross in ways none of them can forsee
Fingersmith by Sarah Waters( file )
17 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in English and held by 760 libraries worldwide
Orphaned as an infant, Susan Trinder was raised by Mrs. Sucksby, "mother" to a host of pickpockets and con artists. To pay her debt, she joins legendary thief Gentleman in swindling an innocent woman out of her inheritence. But the two women form an unanticipated bond and the events that follow will surprise every listener
The paying guests by Sarah Waters( Sound Recording )
16 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 656 libraries worldwide
It is 1922, and London is tense. Ex-servicemen are disillusioned, the out-of-work and the hungry are demanding change. And in South London, in a genteel Camberwell villa, a large silent house now bereft of brothers, husband and even servants, life is about to be transformed, as impoverished widow Mrs Wray and her spinster daughter, Frances, are obliged to take in lodgers
Dancing with Mr. Darcy : stories inspired by Jane Austen and Chawton House Library by Sarah Waters( Book )
8 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 400 libraries worldwide
A collection of short stories written in appreciation of Austen's works, set in an impressive array of settings and styles, and each using Austen and her work in diverse and fascinating ways
Tipping the velvet by Sarah Waters( visu )
15 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in English and held by 355 libraries worldwide
Als in het laat-negentiende eeuwse Londen Nan, een oesterverkoopster, de mooie actrice en zangeres Kitty ontmoet, ontdekt ze de lesbische liefde
Tipping the velvet by Sarah Waters( Sound Recording )
8 editions published between 2003 and 2017 in English and held by 162 libraries worldwide
Nan, a poor oyster girl, is captivated by the music hall phenomenon that is Kitty Butler, a male impersonator extraordinaire treading the boards in Canterbury. Through a friend at the box office, Nan manages to visit all her shows and meet her heroine. Soon after, she becomes Kitty's dresser, and the two head for the bright lights of Leiscester Square
Affinity : compact disc pack by Sarah Waters( Sound Recording )
10 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in English and held by 158 libraries worldwide
Once inside the concrete walls of Millbank Prison, Margaret Prior, hired to speak with the female inmates, becomes all too aware that what she perceives to be reality may not be so. Bringing new ideas to her mind is the beautiful, but dangerous criminal Selina Dawes
Memories of 1968 : international perspectives ( Book )
3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 82 libraries worldwide
Some years figure more keenly in the collective memory than others. This volume explores how 1968 has come to be perceived in France, Germany, Italy, U.S., Mexico & China, & how various national preoccupations with order, political violence, individual freedom, youth culture & self-expression have been reflected
Agassi ( visu )
2 editions published in 2017 in Korean and held by 56 libraries worldwide
In Korea, jaren dertig, wordt een jonge zakkenrolster als onderdeel van een complot aangenomen als persoonlijke dienstmeid van een Japanse erfgename
The night watch ( visu )
2 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 52 libraries worldwide
In het na-oorlogse Londen zijn vier mensen door de oorlog op verschillende manieren met elkaar verbonden
Fingersmith by Sarah Waters( visu )
14 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 47 libraries worldwide
Een Londens weesmeisje, dat vanaf 1845 wordt opgevoed door een vrouw met onderwereldconnecties, wordt gevraagd mee te werken aan het plan van een schurk om een rijke erfgename te verleiden
Jing ji zhi cheng by Sarah Waters( Book )
4 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in Chinese and held by 39 libraries worldwide
Nights at the circus by Angela Carter( Book )
4 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 37 libraries worldwide
"Sophi Fevvers - the toast of Europe's capitals, courted by the Prince of Wales, painted by Toulouse-Lautrec - is an aerialiste extraordinaire, star of Colonel Kearney's circus. She is also part woman, part swan. Jack Walser, an American journalist, is on a quest to discover Fevvers's true identity: Is she part swan or all fake? Dazzled by his love for Fevvers, and desperate for the scoop of a lifetime, Walser joins the circus on its tour. The journey takes him - and the reader - on an intoxicating trip through turn-of-the-century London, St. Petersburg, and Siberia - a tour so magical that only Angela Carter could have created it."--Back cover
Affinity ( visu )
6 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 31 libraries worldwide
Londen, eind 19e eeuw. Een jonge vrouw uit de middenklasse die vrouwen in de gevangenis bezoekt als sociale bezigheid, raakt in de ban van een raadselachtige vrouw die veroordeeld is omdat ze als spiritiste betrokken was bij iemands dood
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Alternative Names
Sarah Waters britische Schriftstellerin
Sarah Waters brittiläinen kirjailija
Sarah Waters écrivaine britannique
Sarah Waters novelist
Sarah Waters romanschrijfster uit Wales
Sarah Waters scrittrice gallese
Votersa, Sāra 1966-
Waters, S. 1966-
Waters Sarah
Σάρα Γουότερς Βρετανίδα συγγραφέας
Сара Уотърс
Уотерс, Сара английская писательница
שרה ווטרס
سارا واترز
세라 워터스
워터스, 사라 1966-
워터스, 세라 1966
ウォーターズ, サラ
English (512)
Spanish (39)
French (38)
Polish (35)
German (28)
Italian (27)
Swedish (27)
Dutch (23)
Chinese (17)
Japanese (9)
Danish (9)
Russian (7)
Korean (6)
Catalan (5)
Czech (4)
Portuguese (3)
Croatian (2)
Hebrew (2)
Bokmal, Norwegian (2)
Thai (2)
Greek, Modern [1453- ] (1)
Turkish (1)
Romanian (1)
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