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Conlin, Grace

Overview
Works: 59 works in 436 publications in 1 language and 9,373 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  History  Children's audiobooks  Psychological fiction  Domestic fiction  Novels  Detective and mystery fiction  Short stories  Historical fiction 
Roles: Narrator
Classifications: PS3563.E747, 813.54
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Publications about Grace Conlin
Publications by Grace Conlin
Most widely held works by Grace Conlin
Johnny Tremain by Esther Forbes( Sound Recording )
16 editions published between 1997 and 2009 in English and held by 745 libraries worldwide
Johnny, a young apprentice silversmith, is caught up in a dramatic involvement with Otis, Hancock, and John and Samuel Adams in the exciting operations and subterfuges that lead up to the Boston Tea Party and the Battle of Lexington. As Johnny is forced into the role of a full-grown man in the face of his new country's independence, he finds that his relations with those he loves changes for the better as well
The awakening by Kate Chopin( file )
12 editions published between 1994 and 2007 in English and held by 556 libraries worldwide
Although originally published in 1899, this book's leading character, Edna Pontellier, could be mistaken for a modern-day liberated woman. In the summer of her twenty-eighth year, as she watched numerous mothers on a beach, she vowed to honor the deep yearnings within herself that she sensed were unfulfilled by marriage and motherhood. She abandoned her conventional role in life and made for herself a controversial and ultimately destructive life
The Copenhagen connection by Elizabeth Peters( file )
13 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in English and held by 464 libraries worldwide
Elizabeth Jones, vacationing from her New York publishing job, is off to do touristy things in Denmark-gawk at the Little Mermaid, stroll in the Tivoli ... look for a missing person? The plane ride itself had turned out to be Kismet, introducing Elizabeth to her idol, Nobel Prize-winning historian and famed eccentric Margaret Rosenberg and her long-suffering son Christian. So when Margaret vanishes in Copenhagen, Elizabeth joins the irascible Christian in searching the city from underground crypts to the graves of queens. What they encounter is a baffling ransom demand for a bathrobe, not money. And what they dig up will connect a modern disappearance with an ancient artifact and the oldest of motives for crime
The Dead Sea cipher by Elizabeth Peters( file )
13 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in English and held by 380 libraries worldwide
When Dinah heard the cries for help through her hotel room wall, English in the middle of Beirut, she thought the men were only drunk and fighting. That mistake was the first step in an odyssey of terror that would take her to the cities of Sidon, Tyre, Damascus, and finally Jerusalem, not knowing if the man she was following would lead her to safety or into a deadly trap
The seventh sinner by Elizabeth Peters( Sound Recording )
18 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in English and held by 354 libraries worldwide
For vibrant, lovely Jean Suttman, the fellowship to study in Rome was the culmination of all her dreams -- until she undertook an innocent expedition to the ancient subterranean Temple of Mithra
The jackal's head by Elizabeth Peters( Sound Recording )
14 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in English and held by 353 libraries worldwide
Althea Tomlinson returns to Egypt to clear her archaeologist father's name of a scandal that drove him to his death
Summer by Edith Wharton( Sound Recording )
15 editions published between 1994 and 2008 in English and held by 352 libraries worldwide
Charity Royall lives unhappily with her hard-drinking adoptive father in an isolated village, until a visiting architect awakens her sexual passion and the hope for escape. Exploring Charity's relation to her father and her lover, Wharton delves into dark cultural territory: repressed sexuality, small-town prejudice, and, in subtle hints, incest
Night train to Memphis by Elizabeth Peters( file )
13 editions published between 1996 and 2014 in English and held by 345 libraries worldwide
When an intelligence agency offers Vicky a luxury Nile cruise if she'll help solve a murder and stop a heist of Egyptian antiquities, she agrees, even though she suspects they really want her to lead them to her missing lover, the art thief and master of disguises she knows only as "Sir John Smythe."
The Camelot caper by Elizabeth Peters( file )
11 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in English and held by 312 libraries worldwide
Jessica Tregarth went to England to visit her grandfather, an invitation which surprised and pleased her. The only link she had with her dead father's family was an antique ring he had brought with him to America. This would be a chance to learn more about who she is; it would be fun. She's barely off the boat before the chase begins and Jess finds herself playing a deadly game of cat-and-mouse through Cornwall, helped by David Randall, the ingenious author of a series of paperback gothic novels. But even Randall's cleverness may not be enough -- the couple doesn't know what the pursuers want -- and it is not the obvious."
Chronicles of Avonlea by L. M Montgomery( file )
15 editions published between 1995 and 2014 in English and held by 306 libraries worldwide
While Anne Shirley does appear in these stories of Avonlea and Spencerville, most of the people here are new to listeners. There are "Old Lady Lloyd" and Sylvia Gray, Felix Moore and his grandfather, and many more. The charm of the Anne of Green Gables books is to be found on every page of this gently sentimental and enjoyably humorous work
Rainbow Valley by L. M Montgomery( file )
12 editions published between 1995 and 2014 in English and held by 304 libraries worldwide
The grown-up Anne of Green Gables, her husband, and their six children live in a special hideaway known as Rainbow Valley
Legend in green velvet by Elizabeth Peters( file )
14 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in English and held by 301 libraries worldwide
"Grace Conlin's facility for dialect enriches this pleasant mystery ... Her rich, deep voice effortlessly imparts life to the variety of accents and ages, and her superlative narration even makes a couple of plot contrivances seem more plausible."
Devil-may-care by Elizabeth Peters( file )
17 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in English and held by 294 libraries worldwide
Ellie and Henry are young, happy, and in love, ready to spend two weeks house-sitting at her Aunt Kate's Virginia mansion. Everything is happiness and light, and then Ellie screams. The book she purchased as a special gift for Aunt Kate is a story of the town's aristocracy. Every aristocracy has its secrets, though, and Burton, Virginia, wants theirs kept that way
The night of four hundred rabbits : [a thriller] by Elizabeth Peters( file )
16 editions published between 1996 and 2009 in English and held by 285 libraries worldwide
An unexpected gift has arrived for Carol Farley this Christmas: an unaddressed, blurred photo of a man who has been missing and feared dead for years. It is a siren call to a strange and ancient world, a dark conspiracy, and a perilous quest to find the parent she thought she had lost forever
Die for love by Elizabeth Peters( Sound Recording )
13 editions published between 1997 and 2009 in English and held by 263 libraries worldwide
A librarian takes a trip to the convention of the Historical Romance Writers of the World, and when one of the attendees turns up dead and another is being threatened she becomes involved
Five little Peppers and how they grew by Margaret Sidney( file )
8 editions published between 1984 and 2007 in English and held by 262 libraries worldwide
The five little Peppers are an adorable family of children growing up in a small town and cared for the their widowed mother. She is so poor that the pittance earned by her as the town seamstress fails to support or even sustain the family. The children are happy despite privation and the smallest pleasures cause delight and merriment in the little house. Everything happens to this brood while mother is away sewing, and no matter how dangerous the situation, they come out of it safe and smiling
Summer of the dragon by Elizabeth Peters( Sound Recording )
12 editions published between 1997 and 2009 in English and held by 248 libraries worldwide
A young graduate student takes the job of a lifetime working on an Arizona ranch, but when her employer disappears, she finds herself in danger
The murders of Richard the III by Elizabeth Peters( file )
13 editions published between 1995 and 2008 in English and held by 239 libraries worldwide
Jacqueline Kirby, retired librarian and avid devotee of King Richard III, is invited to an English country house for a weekend to assist in clearing that king's name of the crimes attached to it. However, a practical joker thinks to enliven the proceedings with recreations of 15th century murder methods and one of the jokes proves fatal
Further chronicles of Avonlea by L. M Montgomery( file )
7 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 235 libraries worldwide
In this volume of heartwarming tales, a Persian cat plays an amazing role in a marriage proposal and a foolish lie threatens to make an unattached woman the town's laughingstock. Welcome, once again, to the charming byways of Avonlea and its people, as created by one of Canada's most beloved authors
The love talker by Elizabeth Peters( file )
8 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in English and held by 217 libraries worldwide
There may be worse fates than spending a few months at Idlewood, Laurie thinks as the Chicago winter howls around her. Certainly her Aunt Ida's invitation is well-intentioned, and she can't really have meant what she said: "I have nothing of which to complain, considering my age. I only hope I will be taken before my mind fails. Fairies in the woods, indeed!" But when Laurie and her brother, Doug, arrive at the family home in the Maryland countryside, they discover that Aunt Ida may have reason to fear ... and that something is indeed in the woods
 
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