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Hicks, Kim

Overview
Works: 49 works in 326 publications in 1 language and 4,649 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Detective and mystery fiction  History  Suspense fiction  Domestic fiction  Humorous fiction  Romance fiction  Historical fiction  Children's audiobooks 
Roles: Narrator, Performer
Classifications: PR6062.A65, 823.914
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Kim Hicks
Publications by Kim Hicks
Most widely held works by Kim Hicks
Birds of a feather by Jacqueline Winspear( Sound Recording )
20 editions published between 2005 and 2015 in English and held by 733 libraries worldwide
Maisie Dobbs is back and this time she has been hired to find a wealthy grocery magnate's daughter who has fled from home. What seems a simple case at first becomes complicated when Maisie learns of the recent violent deaths of three of the heiress' old friends. Is there a connection between her mysterious disappearance and the murders? Who would kill such charming young women? As Maisie investigates, she discovers that the answers to all her questions lie in the unforgettable agony of the Great War
Blind fury by Lynda La Plante( Sound Recording )
16 editions published between 2011 and 2015 in English and held by 341 libraries worldwide
Helping to investigate a series of killings, Detective Inspector Anna Travis accepts an offer of assistance from Cameron Welsh, a convicted murderer she helped arrest in the past, but Welsh's obsession with Anna brings terrible consequences
The thieves of Ostia : [a Roman mystery] by Caroline Lawrence( Sound Recording )
13 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in English and held by 293 libraries worldwide
In Rome in the year 79 A.D., a group of children from very different backgrounds work together to discover who beheaded a pet dog -- and why
Silent scream : an Anna Travis mystery by Lynda La Plante( Sound Recording )
16 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 263 libraries worldwide
Hot young film star Amanda Delany had a string of affairs with famous actors, making perfect fodder for the tabloids, which she exposed in a tell-all memoir. When Amanda is found brutally murdered, the suspects are lining up. As DCI James Langton leads his team in an extensive inquiry, they discover the truth behind Amanda's successful facade
Blood line by Lynda La Plante( file )
8 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 206 libraries worldwide
Newly promoted DCI Anna Travis takes charge of an investigation for the first time. But is it purely a missing person's case--or a full blown murder inquiry?
The secrets of Vesuvius by Caroline Lawrence( Sound Recording )
8 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and held by 176 libraries worldwide
Ten-year-old Flavia and her friends encounter the Roman admiral Pliny before making a journey to her uncle's farm near Mt. Vesuvius, where they try to solve a riddle, reunite a family, and get out of the path of a natural disaster
The Daisy Club by Charlotte Bingham( Sound Recording )
10 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 170 libraries worldwide
Daisy, Jean, Freddie and their friends Aurelia and Laura are devoted to their quaint village Twistleton, so that when war breaks out it becomes the embodiment of everything for which they are fighting. With death haunting every moment, love is their one all-too-fleeting consolation--and also their final triumph
Backlash by Lynda La Plante( Sound Recording )
14 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and held by 141 libraries worldwide
Late at night on a notorious high-rise estate in the London Borough of Hackney, a white van is being driven erratically. The driver is pulled over by the police and questioned. A woman on the street after a long night of drinking never makes it home. A suspect, an arrest, a confession--a case closed? Five years earlier, a thirteen-year-old girl disappeared in broad daylight on a busy London street. Detective Chief Superintendent James Langton headed the investigation, but the case was never closed. Now there's a confession to this murder, and to yet another. Is it too good to be true?
The house of flowers by Charlotte Bingham( Sound Recording )
6 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in English and held by 114 libraries worldwide
It is 1941, and England is at its lowest ebb and terrified of imminent invasion. Even at Eden Park, the country estate where Poppy, Lily, Kate, Marjorie and her adopted brother Billy are working in espionage, confidence is at an all-time low, and that is before the authorities discover there is a double agent operating from its M15 unit
Hopes and dreams by Dee Williams( Sound Recording )
7 editions published between 2003 and 2017 in English and held by 105 libraries worldwide
Dolly Taylor and Penny Watts have been friends all their lives. Growing up in Rotherhithe, they now work in a factory making shell cases to be sent to the front line. As the Second World War rages on, Dolly dreams of escaping to far-off lands - in particular America. Excitement at home, however comes in the form of the American GIs, who break the monotony of factory life and nightly air-raids with music and dancing. Despite her loyalty to Tony, who is fighting overseas, Dolly feels increasingly attracted to the sophisticated and handsome Joe. And then he proposes
Lights out till dawn by Dee Williams( Sound Recording )
8 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 105 libraries worldwide
Before World War II has even been declared, 10-year-old Hazel Morgan and her 8-year-old brother Peter are evacuated to the safety of the Sussex countryside. With her children gone and her husband John in the army, Rene Morgan misses her family
Patrick Parker's progress by Mavis Cheek( Sound Recording )
5 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 92 libraries worldwide
1940. Coventry burns but Patrick Parker, miracle baby, is born away from his home town, safe in London, saved by Fate, and clearly a Man of Destiny. Florence Parker, mother, glories in his progress and waits upon his pleasure. George Parker, father, would, if he could, do likewise, but he scarely gets a look in. Patrick, born out of rubble, will be a great builder. He will admire Brunel, he will construct great buildings; nothing will stand in his way. The world - and its women - will adore him. He will also be humbled by love
Love and war by Dee Williams( Sound Recording )
6 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and held by 90 libraries worldwide
Eileen's daughters mean the world to her But when war is announced she knows everthing is about to change. When the girls decide to take part in the war effort, Eileen prays for their safe return
Janice Gentle gets sexy by Mavis Cheek( Sound Recording )
4 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 85 libraries worldwide
Plump, virginal Janice Gentle reluctantly writes her delicate romances with one goal in mind: to make enough money to find the man she loved and lost twenty years ago. Before she begins each book she must find her characters from among the travellers on the morning tube. It takes Mr Rohanne Bulbecker, publishing dynamo from New York, to discover the truth when he comes to London to persuade Janice Gentle to Get Sexy
All that jazz by Dee Williams( Sound Recording )
5 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 84 libraries worldwide
18-year-old Daisy & her sister Mary are orphaned. Daisy works as a dancer in a nightclub to support her sister, getting home late & hardly seeing Mary. One night a fire starts when Mary is alone in the house, leading to the sisters being split up
Sunshine after rain by Dee Williams( Sound Recording )
6 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 81 libraries worldwide
Emily Dalton leads a secure and privileged life with her husband William and their two strong-minded daughters, Connie and Jenny. But their happy world is shattered when, in 1912, William takes a trip to America that ends in tragedy
Those in peril by Margaret Mayhew( Sound Recording )
6 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in English and held by 80 libraries worldwide
In 1940, as the shadows are lengthening over Europe, painter Louis Duval decides to leave his studio in Brittany and, in his small motor boat, make the short but perilous journey to England. His aim is not to flee from the enemy, but to join the Resistance to fight for his beloved France. He arrives in Dartmouth and finds his way to the boarding house run by the delightful young widow Barbara Hillyard, who is trying to make a living for herself and her young evacuee Esme. Lieutenant-Commander Alan Powell, unfit for active service after being wounded in action, is overseeing undercover operations in that part of the West Country, and he and Duval find themselves in dangerous circumstances. Alan, lonely and frustrated in his work, is drawn towards the lovely Mrs Hillyard, but she seems to have eyes only for the attractive Frenchman
The land of summer by Charlotte Bingham( Sound Recording )
8 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 76 libraries worldwide
When Emmaline meets Julius at a ball, he makes it plain that he wants to marry her. So she travels to England from America - but the strange house, full of odd guests and eccentric servants, is far from the glorious place that Julius promised her. She grows increasingly unhappy, while Julius himself seems to have changed beyond belief. But gradually she learns about Julius's past and the history of his house
I'll be seeing you by Margaret Mayhew( Sound Recording )
5 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 76 libraries worldwide
When Juliet Porter's mother dies, she leaves a letter and an old Second World War photograph, which reveal a shattering secret. The father she had known and loved dearly until the end of his life had not been her father at all. Instead, it seems that she is the daughter of an American bomber pilot who is completely unaware of her existence. Without knowing his name and with only the photograph to help her, Juliet sets out to search for her real father
Forgive and forget by Dee Williams( Sound Recording )
7 editions published between 2001 and 2016 in English and held by 75 libraries worldwide
As World War Two enters its final year, Ruth Bentley feels life has dealt her more than her fair share of blows. But she finds comfort in the camaraderie of the Civil Defence office where she is a volunteer and in her friendship with Lucy, a clippie on the buses. Lucy's husband is at sea, and the two women dream of the day when they'll be reunited with their loved ones. But as victory approaches, Ruth finds that the legacy of war is more powerful than even she had imagined
 
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