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Jewell, Lisa

Overview
Works: 52 works in 461 publications in 21 languages and 11,842 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Domestic fiction  Psychological fiction  History  Detective and mystery fiction  Love stories  Chick lit  Suspense fiction 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PR6060.E95, 823.914
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Publications about Lisa Jewell
Publications by Lisa Jewell
Most widely held works by Lisa Jewell
The house we grew up in : a novel by Lisa Jewell( Book )
24 editions published between 2013 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,437 libraries worldwide
When their picture-perfect Cotswold village family life with a perpetually young father and hippy mother is shattered by a tragic Easter weekend, four siblings pursue separate adult lives before a reunion reveals astonishing truths
Roommates wanted : a novel by Lisa Jewell( Book )
33 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in 9 languages and held by 1,390 libraries worldwide
Having created a refuge in a rambling house for five misfits, failed poet Toby Dobbs finds the financial strain beyond his means and turns for advice to neighbor Leah Pilgrim, who helps him devise a plan to render his roommates independent
The making of us : a novel by Lisa Jewell( Book )
21 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and French and held by 1,078 libraries worldwide
As a man named Daniel slowly fades away in a London hospice, he tells his friend Maggie that he was an anonymous sperm donor who fathered four children--a revelation that unexpectedly brings together a group of strangers, in this powerful celebration of family, friendship, life, and love
The third wife : a novel by Lisa Jewell( Book )
15 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 1,049 libraries worldwide
"In the early hours of a summer morning, a young woman steps into the path of an oncoming bus. A tragic accident? Or suicide? At the center of this puzzle is Adrian Wolfe, a successful architect and grief-stricken widower, who, a year after his third wife's death, begins to investigate the cause. As Adrian looks back on their brief but seemingly happy marriage, disturbing secrets begin to surface"--Amazon.com
After the party : a novel by Lisa Jewell( Book )
19 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 854 libraries worldwide
Discovering that they are drifting apart after eleven years of marriage, Jem and Ralph contemplate changes that they hope will rekindle their relationship, an effort that is complicated by Jem's feelings that she is losing herself, Ralph's loss of artistic inspiration, and the needs of their two children
Before I met you : a novel by Lisa Jewell( Book )
19 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 840 libraries worldwide
In Jazz Age London, a tale of a passionate and forbidden interracial romance, and the unbreakable bond between a bright young woman and her eccentric grandmother, unfolds
One-hit wonder by Lisa Jewell( Book )
29 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in 8 languages and held by 821 libraries worldwide
Moving back in with her mother after her geeky boyfriend ends their relationship, Ana dreams about living the life of her pop singer half-sister, Bee, whose untimely death introduces Ana to the mysterious dangers of Bee's world
A friend of the family : a novel by Lisa Jewell( Book )
30 editions published between 2001 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 715 libraries worldwide
Three adult brothers--Tony, dealing with a weight problem and divorce; novelist Sean, coping with writer's block; and Ned, who unexpectedly returns from Australia--search for true love, the meaning of life, and happiness
Ralph's party by Lisa Jewell( Book )
59 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in 17 languages and held by 678 libraries worldwide
"Meet the residents of 31 Almanao Road in a romantic, engrossing novel that takes you up the garden path, through the front door and into the most intimate parts of other people's lives." "Ralph and Smith are best friends. Until they fall for Jemima their new flatmate. Jem knows one of them's the man for her - but which one?" "Karl and Siobhan live in the flat above. Happily unmarried for fifteen years, it looks as if nothing can spoil their domestic idyll." "Except maybe Cheri the femme fatale in the top flat. She's got her eye on Karl and she isn't about to let his fat girlfriend stand in the way ..."--Jacket
Vince and Joy by Lisa Jewell( Book )
18 editions published between 2001 and 2012 in English and held by 670 libraries worldwide
Twenty years after falling passionately in love as teenagers and eventually breaking up, Vince and Joy remember their lives together and apart and consider whether or not the romance they shared was the enduring love they have searched for all of their lives
Thirtynothing : a novel by Lisa Jewell( Book )
43 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in 12 languages and held by 662 libraries worldwide
"On his thirtieth birthday, Dig Ryan bumps into his first love, Delilah, who he hasn't seen in twelve years. Delilah was the most beautiful girl in school and a constant thorn in the side of Nadine, who has been Dig's best friend for the last fifteen years. Nadine isn't about to let Delilah outshine and outmaneuver her again."--Back cover
The truth about Melody Browne by Lisa Jewell( Book )
21 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 601 libraries worldwide
"When she was nine years old, Melody Browne's house burned down, taking every toy, every photograph, every item of clothing and old Christmas card with it. But not only did the fire destroy all her possessions, it took with it all her memories - Melody Browne can remember nothing before her ninth birthday."--Publisher's description
Hij & zij by Lisa Jewell( Book )
22 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in 8 languages and held by 119 libraries worldwide
Een jong stel beleeft samen in enkele dagen hun eerste liefde; na jaren komen ze erachter dat ze elkaar nooit hebben kunnen vergeten
Before I met you by Lisa Jewell( Sound Recording )
8 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 115 libraries worldwide
Having grown up on the quiet island of Guernsey, Elizabeth Dean can't wait to start her new life in London. On a mission to find Clara Pickle u the mysterious beneficiary in her grandmother's will u she arrives in bustling and grungy 1990s Soho, filled with hope, excitement and dreams
The house we grew up in by Lisa Jewell( Sound Recording )
6 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in English and held by 97 libraries worldwide
Meet the Bird family so far, all four children have had an idyllic childhood: a cottage in a country village with a warm cosy kitchen filled with love and laughter, and sun-drenched afternoons in its rambling garden. But a tragedy lies in store for the Birds: a tragedy that strikes one Easter weekend, and which is so devastating that, almost imperceptibly, it begins to tear the family apart
The girls by Lisa Jewell( Book )
4 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 64 libraries worldwide
You live on a picturesque communal garden square, an oasis in urban London where your children run free, in and out of other people's houses. You've known your neighbours for years and you trust them implicitly. You think your children are safe, but are they really? Midsummer night: a 13-year-old girl is found unconscious in a dark corner of the garden square. What really happened to her? And who is responsible? Utterly believable characters, a gripping story and a dark secret buried at its core: this is Lisa Jewell at her heart-stopping best
Vince & Joy by Lisa Jewell( Sound Recording )
7 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 59 libraries worldwide
Som teenagers med problemer bag sig mødes Vince og Joy, forelsker sig og skilles uden varsel. 15 år senere mødes de tilfældigt, har begge været gift og skilt, og kan starte et liv sammen
The making of us by Lisa Jewell( Sound Recording )
11 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in English and held by 52 libraries worldwide
In a hospice in Bury St. Edmunds, Daniel is slowly fading away. His friend Maggie sists with him every day and she listens to the story of his life, to his regrets and secrets. He tells her about the children he has never met and never will. Lydia, Dean and Robyn don't know each other yet but when they slowly find their way into each other's lives, everything starts to change
Thirtynothing by Lisa Jewell( Sound Recording )
5 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 42 libraries worldwide
When Dig Ryan bumps into his first love, Deliliah, after 12 years, he realises that he still fancies her rotten. Nadine has been Dig's best friend for the last 15 years - and has only just realised that she's in love with him. Delilah was her nemesis at school, and it turns out that she still is. When she resurfaces, Nadine finds herself feeling extremely jealous. So she resorts to extremely childish things - like phoning her first love, Phil, just to get her own back. In a story about ex-boyfriends and ex-girlfriends, Dig and Nadine realise that sometimes what you're looking for is right under your nose
One-hit wonder by Lisa Jewell( Sound Recording )
9 editions published between 2002 and 2006 in English and held by 38 libraries worldwide
"Shy and unassuming, Ana Wills always looked up to the half sister she never really knew. Bee Bearhorn's one 1980s gold record indelibly etched her pop star image into Ana's mind, if not the rest of London's. But when Bee dies unexpectedly, Ana is left wondering who the sister was she thought she had all figured out. With the help of Bee's friends, Ana unearths her sibling's secrets and discovers the true staying power of a one-hit wonder"--Library Journal
 
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Alternative Names
Džūela, Liza
Lisa Jewell British writer
Lisa Jewell brystyjska pisarka
ジュエル, リサ
Languages
English (242)
Polish (24)
German (24)
Spanish (23)
Dutch (14)
Danish (12)
Swedish (12)
French (9)
Finnish (6)
Slovenian (6)
Turkish (5)
Thai (5)
Chinese (4)
Italian (2)
Greek, Modern [1453- ] (2)
Hungarian (2)
Catalan (2)
Vietnamese (1)
Portuguese (1)
Russian (1)
Serbian (1)
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