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James, Erica 1960-

Overview
Works: 78 works in 657 publications in 9 languages and 16,801 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Domestic fiction  Romance fiction  Legal fiction (Literature)  Chick lit  Legal stories 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PR6060.A455, 823.914
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Publications about Erica James
Publications by Erica James
Most widely held works by Erica James
Promises, promises by Erica James( Book )
20 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and Dutch and held by 1,182 libraries worldwide
"Maggie, married to a bore who doesn't appreciate her, promises that from now on she's going to stand up for herself. Ella, an artistic interior designer, promises that from now on her head is going to rule over her heart. Ethan, struggling in a lifeless marriage, promises that there will be no more women. But when Ella appears unexpectedly on Ethan's doorstep, he finds himself turning to her for very different reasons. And when the hero of Maggie's dreams actually appears, she wonders which path she's really supposed to follow."--Publisher's description
The queen of new beginnings by Erica James( Book )
22 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and Dutch and held by 936 libraries worldwide
Clayton Miller's life is a mess. His career as a comedy scriptwriter has stalled and his girlfriend has left him. He executes a spectacularly public fall from grace and his agent banishes him to the middle of nowhere. Then he meets Alice who soon becomes suspicious this unknown man has something to hide. But then so has she
Airs & graces by Erica James( Book )
24 editions published between 1997 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 867 libraries worldwide
After her husband abandons her, Ellen is determined to marry for money. Two people, an artist and a homeless girl, enter her life and make her change her mind
Tell it to the skies by Erica James( Book )
27 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 866 libraries worldwide
A woman living in Venice sees a face that recalls a difficult period of her childhood and causes her to return to London to face the past
Gardens of delight by Erica James( Book )
25 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in English and Dutch and held by 843 libraries worldwide
The 'Gardens of Delight' brochure offers the opportunity to visit some of the most enchanting gardens in the Lake Como area of Northern Italy. Lucy Gray, Helen Madison-Tyler and Conrad Truman all decide to go on the tour - but for very different reasons!
Love and devotion by Erica James( Book )
28 editions published between 2001 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 785 libraries worldwide
At the age of thirty two, Harriet Swift thinks she has the perfect life - a satisfying career, her own flat and a new boyfriend who respects her need for her own space. But when tragedy strikes and her only sister is killed in a car crash, Harriet is forced to give up her well ordered life and to help look after her orphaned niece and nephew. Moving back to her childhood home and sacrificing so much doesn't come easy and before long Harriet discovers things about her family she never believed possible
It's the little things by Erica James( Book )
26 editions published between 2003 and 2015 in English and Dutch and held by 782 libraries worldwide
A look at the lives of three tsunami survivors three years later
A sense of belonging by Erica James( Book )
24 editions published between 1998 and 2017 in English and Dutch and held by 757 libraries worldwide
A British novel set in a middle-class housing development, tracing the lives of its residents and the friendships that develop. A tale of love, divorce, illness-- and the joy of belonging. By the author of Airs and Graces
Real katie lavender by Erica James( Book )
19 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and Dutch and held by 736 libraries worldwide
Katie Lavender has always thought she was pretty unshockable, until a year after her mother's death she receives a letter from a solicitor telling her that the man she thought was her father, in fact wasn't. Her real father, a man named Stirling Nightingale, has for years been building a trust fund for her. And now she's of an age to collect it
De bloemenjaren by Erica James( Book )
14 editions published between 2014 and 2016 in English and Dutch and held by 697 libraries worldwide
Ashcombe was the most beautiful house Saskia had ever seen as a little girl. A rambling pink cottage on the edge of the Suffolk village of Melbury Green, its enchanting garden provided a fairy-tale playground of seclusion, a perfect sanctuary to hide from the tragedy which shattered her childhood. Now an adult, Saskia is still living at Ashcombe and as a book restorer devotes her days tending to the broken, battered books that find their way to her, daydreaming about the people who had once turned their pages. When she discovers a notebook carefully concealed in an old Bible - and realising someone has gone to a great deal of trouble to hide a story of their own - Saskia finds herself drawn into a heart-rending tale of wartime love
Hidden talents by Erica James( Book )
18 editions published between 1997 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 667 libraries worldwide
Dulcie Ballantyne begins a creative writing group called Hidden Talents which unites an assortment of personalities who gradually begin to divulge their private lives
The Hidden Cottage by Erica James( Book )
12 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and Dutch and held by 655 libraries worldwide
Mia Channing appears to have an enviable life: a beautiful home in the village of Little Pelham, a happy, stable marriage, a job she enjoys and three grown-up children to whom she's devoted. But appearances are deceiving; the truth is that it's all a precarious balancing act. When the family gather for her son's thirtieth birthday, Daisy, her youngest daughter, drops a bombshell in only the way Daisy can. Once again Mia finds herself cast in the role of peacemaker. It's a role she's tired of. Not surprisingly, Mia longs for escape
Summer at the lake by Erica James( Book )
19 editions published between 2013 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 624 libraries worldwide
It was a wedding invitation that changed everything for Floriana. If she hadn't been so distracted at the thought of having to witness the one true love of her life get married, she would have seen the car coming and there would have been no need for elderly spinster Esme Silcox and local property developer Adam Strong to rush to her aid. If she hadn't met them she would never have had the courage to agree to attend Seb's wedding in Lake Como. For Esme, Lake Como awakens memories of when she stayed at the lake as a 19-year-old girl and fell in love for the first time. So often she's wondered what happened to the man who stole her heart all those years ago, a man who changed the course of her life
Paradise house by Erica James( Book )
21 editions published between 2003 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 590 libraries worldwide
Angel Sands is an old fashioned seaside resort of bed and breakfasts, cottages to let and teashops. And with the best views of the tiny beach and surrounding coastline is Paradise House, home to the Baxter girls
The holiday by Erica James( Book )
21 editions published between 2000 and 2014 in English and German and held by 560 libraries worldwide
Izzy knows she ought to put the past behind her and make more of an effort to be a thoroughly modern woman, so she takes up the offer of a holiday on Corfu. Once there, she's tempted by a holiday romance with the irresistible Theo, until crime writer Mark St James comes along
A breath of fresh air by Erica James( Book )
23 editions published between 1996 and 2011 in English and held by 482 libraries worldwide
Charlotte returns to her Cheshire roots a widow, feeling guilty that she may have caused her husband's death, as he died the day she asked him for a divorce. The arrival of this attractive woman causes all kinds of ructions in the village, whilst she herself tries to resist the delectable Alex
Precious Time by Erica James( Book )
27 editions published between 1997 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 462 libraries worldwide
In order to spend more time with her four-year-old son Ned, Clara Costello trades in her secure, well-paid job and two-seater sports car for a camper van called Winnie, and sets off in search of adventure. Of course, her friends and family think she's gone mad. But when they arrive in Deaconsbridge, a small market town on the edge of the Peak District, Clara and Ned become drawn into the lives of the locals. Two in particular seem destined to get under Clara's skin: Gabriel Liberty, a cranky widower who terrifies his family; and Archie Merryman, a local dealer in second-hand furniture, who possesses a heart of gold. Then Clara finds herself having to confront a dilemma much closer to home, and one she had hoped she would never have to face ... -- BOOK COVER
Time for a change by Erica James( Book )
19 editions published between 1997 and 2008 in English and German and held by 451 libraries worldwide
Hilary Parker is very happy: she has a kind, caring husband, David, two lively children, and she immerses herself in both family life and life in the village of Hulme Welford, which has been her home since childhood. Then one Monday morning her comfortable world is turned upside down: Hilary discovers David is having an affair. Should she confront him and risk losing everything? Or turn a blind eye, as her neighbour Cindy has done over her own husband's numerous dalliances? Or should she throw herself at attractive newcomer to the village, Nick Bradshaw? Whatever she decides to do, life will certainly never be the same again - but even so, Hilary is unprepared for the unexpected turn of events that awaits her. -- BOOK COVER
Song of the skylark by Erica James( Book )
9 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in English and Dutch and held by 415 libraries worldwide
Lizzie has always had an unfortunate knack of attracting bad luck, but this time she's hit the jackpot. Losing her heart to her boss leads to her losing her job, and with no money in the bank, Lizzie finds herself forced to move back home with her parents. When she reluctantly takes another job, she meets Mrs Dallimore, a seemingly ordinary elderly woman with an astonishing past ...Now in her nineties, Mrs Dallimore is also coming to terms with her situation. Old age is finally catching up with her. As she and Lizzie form the bond of unexpected friendship, Mrs Dallimore tells the story of a young girl who left America before the outbreak of World War Two and, in crossing an ocean, found herself embarking on a new life she couldn't have imagined. As Lizzie listens to Mrs Dallimore, she begins to realise that she's not the only person to attract bad luck, and that sometimes life has a way of surprising you
Act of faith by Erica James( Book )
19 editions published between 1999 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 414 libraries worldwide
It's almost Christmas, but for Ali the season of good cheer is the anniversary of her baby's death. As she stands at her son's grave, she is poignantly aware of how dramatically her life has changed. Determined to stand on her own two feet and get through Christmas alone, Ali turns down her ex-husband's unexpected invitation to spend the holiday with him and his father, only to give in to her best friend's cajoling to share the festive season with her. The only trouble is, it means having to be nice to Sarah's awful husband, Trevor. Sarah may be a saint for putting up with Trevor, but Ali is no such thing and as his cranky behavior escalates, she takes it upon herself, in an extraordinary act of daring impetuosity, to play God with her friend's incomprehensible marriage. But Ali's meddling has consequences even she could not have foreseen
 
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Alternative Names
Džeimsa, Erika 1960-
Erica James British writer
Erica James Brits schrijfster
Erica James brytyjska pisarka
Erica James escritora británica
Sullivan, Erica 1960-
Languages
English (318)
Dutch (61)
German (22)
Polish (6)
Slovenian (1)
Swedish (1)
Serbian (1)
Macedonian (1)
Turkish (1)
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