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Bennett, Vanora 1962-

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Works: 27 works in 141 publications in 3 languages and 6,143 library holdings
Genres: History  Fiction  Historical fiction  Biography  Love stories 
Classifications: PR6102.E666, 823.92
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Most widely held works by Vanora Bennett
Portrait of an unknown woman by Vanora Bennett( Book )
29 editions published between 1984 and 2008 in English and held by 1,810 libraries worldwide
In an epic tale set against a backdrop of civil-war torn sixteenth-century Europe, portraitist Hans Holbein the Younger flees to the safety of Tudor England in order to escape artistic censorship
Figures in silk by Vanora Bennett( Book )
18 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,540 libraries worldwide
In 1471 England, two daughters of a silk merchant follow different paths. Jane Shore becomes the mistress of the king and her sister Isabel becomes powerful in the silk industry
The queen's lover by Vanora Bennett( Book )
8 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 1,006 libraries worldwide
Catherine de Valois, widow of Henry V, finds both strength and kinship with her childhood friend, Owain Tudor. When their friendship turns to love she risks her life, her son's life, and the uneasy balance of power in England and France
The people's queen by Vanora Bennett( Book )
6 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 316 libraries worldwide
The king's mistress has become the virtual ruler as the king lies in his sickbed, but she faces a host of enemies
Blood royal by Vanora Bennett( Book )
4 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 265 libraries worldwide
Queen Catherine of Valois, a Frenchwoman living in England, must learn to make her own way since her husband, King Henry V, continues his warfare against the French. Catherine is not alone in her struggle to adapt to the English royal court, however, and comes to rely heavily on a young Welshman, Owain Tudor
Portrait of an unknown woman a novel by Vanora Bennett( Sound Recording )
11 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 199 libraries worldwide
Set against the turmoil, intrigue, and tragedy of Henry VIII's court, Portrait of an Unknown Woman is an unforgettable story of sin and religion, desire and deception. It is the story of a young woman on the brink of sensual awakening and of a country on the edge of mayhem
Queen of silks by Vanora Bennett( Book )
6 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 136 libraries worldwide
A sumptuous wedding feast, two advantageous marriages and a blessing from the golden king
Crying wolf : the return of war to Chechnya by Vanora Bennett( Book )
8 editions published between 1998 and 2001 in English and held by 119 libraries worldwide
Midnight in St Petersburg by Vanora Bennett( Book )
10 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 107 libraries worldwide
St Petersburg,1911: Inna Feldman has fled the pogroms of the south to take refuge with distant relatives in Russia's capital city. Welcomed into the flamboyant Leman family, she is apprenticed into their violin-making workshop. With her looks and talents, she feels instantly at home in their bohemian circle of friends. But revolution is in the air and, as society begins to fracture, she is forced to choose between her heart and her head. She loves her brooding cousin, Yasha, but he is wild, destructive and bent on revolution; Horace Wallich, the Englishman who works for Fabergé, is older and promises security and respectability. As the revolution descends into anarchy and blood-letting, a commission to repair a priceless Stradivarius violin offers Inna a means of escape. But which man will she choose to take with her? And is it already too late?
Blood royal by Vanora Bennett( Sound Recording )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 56 libraries worldwide
Catherine de Valois, daughter of the French King, is brought up in the unstable environment of the royal court, where her only friend is the poet Christine de Pizan. Married to Henry V as part of a treaty, she is terrified at the idea of being married to a man who is a foreigner, an enemy and a rough soldier. Within two years she is widowed, and mother of the future King of England and France. Caught between warring factions, she has to find her own way, if only for the sake of her baby son
The people's queen by Vanora Bennett( Sound Recording )
2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 49 libraries worldwide
14th century England is in turmoil: the king is in debt to the city and the old order has broken down - it is a time of opportunity for those who can seize the moment. Alice Perrers, the king's mistress, has become the virtual ruler as the king lies in his sickbed. But Alice faces a host of enemies who threaten her command
Figures in Silk by Vanora Bennett( Book )
1 edition published in 2008 in Undetermined and held by 33 libraries worldwide
Portrait of an unknown woman by Vanora Bennett( Sound Recording )
3 editions published in 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 32 libraries worldwide
The year is 1527. Hans Holbein makes his first visit to England under the patronage of Sir Thomas More. As a guest in the splendid More house in Chelsea, Holbein begins to paint their first family portrait. Little could he know that in a few short years, the family, Tudor society and England itself would have changed beyond recognition. More's household was famous for its liveliness and learning
The taste of dreams : an obsession with Russia and caviar by Vanora Bennett( Book )
3 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 32 libraries worldwide
Figures in silk by Vanora Bennett( Computer File )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 20 libraries worldwide
In 1471 England, two daughters of a silk merchant follow different paths. Jane Shore becomes the mistress of the king and her sister Isabel becomes powerful in the silk industry
Figures in silk by Vanora Bennett( Computer File )
5 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 20 libraries worldwide
As the Wars of the Roses draw slowly to a close. England is a place of turmoil. Emdward IV is on the throne but his position is unstable and he finds himself challenged by a man who would become Henry VII. But Isabel, a silkweaver to the court and mistress to Richard III, can cut through the turmoil with her clever ways and her pretty smile. Her sister Jane is mistress to Edward IV. Could they hold the keys to power? - Container
Ritratto di una sconosciuta by Vanora Bennett( Book )
2 editions published in 2007 in Italian and held by 18 libraries worldwide
La tessitrice di arazzi by Vanora Bennett( Book )
1 edition published in 2009 in Italian and held by 15 libraries worldwide
Die Seidenprinzessin historischer Roman by Vanora Bennett( Book )
4 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in German and Undetermined and held by 10 libraries worldwide
England während der Rosenkriege: Jung Witwe geworden, erlernt Isabel bei ihrer Schwiegermutter den Seidenhandel. Um das italienische Monopol zu brechen, gründet sie mit Unterstützung des Königs die 1. Seidenweberei Englands. Doch ihre Gegner versuchen, ihre Pläne zu durchkreuzen
How to get over love by reading Russian novels by Vanora Bennett( Book )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
 
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English (117)
German (3)
Italian (3)
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