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Saxton, Anne

Overview
Works: 33 works in 60 publications in 1 language and 57 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Detective and mystery fiction  Juvenile works  Historical fiction  Biography  Fantasy fiction  Religious fiction  Love stories  Black humor 
Classifications: PS3555.V2126,
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Publications about Anne Saxton
Publications by Anne Saxton
Most widely held works by Anne Saxton
The October horse a novel of Caesar and Cleopatra by Colleen McCullough( Sound Recording )
6 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
In this sequel to "Caesar: Let the Dice Fly", the Roman emperor travels to Egypt to gather allies and supplies - and fathers a son with Cleopatra. Meanwhile his enemies, including Brutus, plot to regain the luster of the republic by killing Caesar
Eggs of things by Maxine Kumin( Book )
2 editions published in 1965 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
A highly satisfactory story about Buzz and Skippy, Skippy's younger sister, Pest, and their shaggy dog, Cowboy
Curse of the narrows the Halifax Explosion, 1917 by Laura MacDonald( Sound Recording )
3 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
On December 7, 1917, in the heart of the World War I, two ships collided in Halifax harbour. The resulting explosion killed over 2,000 people and injured some 6,000 more. Macdonald presents the whole story of how the military, volunteers and ordinary citizens united to organize one of the most complex relief efforts in North American history
The year of finding memory a memoir by Judy Fong Bates( Sound Recording )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Growing up in her father's hand laundry in small town Ontario, Fong Bates listened to stories of her parents' past lives in China, a place far removed from their every-day life of poverty and misery. But in spite of the allure of these stories, Fong Bates longed to be a Canadian girl. Fifty years later she finally went back to her ancestral home in China for a reunion that spiralled into a series of unanticipated discoveries. Some descriptions of violence
North of normal a memoir of my wilderness childhood, my counterculture family, and how I survived both by Cea Sunrise Person( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
From nature child to international model by the age of thirteen, Person?s astonishing saga is one of long-held family secrets and extreme family dysfunction, all in an incredibly unusual setting. It is also the story of one girl?s deep-seated desire for normality - a desire that enabled her to risk everything, overcome adversity and achieve her dreams. c2014
A song for Nettie Johnson by Gloria Sawai( Sound Recording )
3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
In this collection of short stories set on the Prairies, the author examines the heartbreaking lives of people who are flawed but at the same time blessed
Missing Sarah a Vancouver woman remembers her vanished sister by Maggie De Vries( Sound Recording )
3 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Sarah de Vries disappeared in April of 1998. Her sister Maggie searches for clues and answers by reading Sarah's poetry and piecing together the collective memory of everyone who knew her
Wisdom's daughter by India Edghill( Sound Recording )
4 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
A tale of political intrigue, illuminating the curious mixture of cultures and religions among the women of King Solomon's court, and focusing on the story of Solomon and his brief interaction with the Queen of Sheba. Rotating among multiple narrators, including several of King Solomon's 40 wives; his daughter Baalit; Bilqis, the Queen of Sheba; Solomon's war general; and Solomon himself, the story reveals why Bilqis came to King David's City and why Solomon lavished her with gifts and eventually gave her his daughter
Exit lines by Joan Barfoot( Sound Recording )
2 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Seniors settle into a retirement facility; four of them become their own little group dedicated to small acts of pleasurable rebellion. In their pasts they've had a few connections, both faint and bold, with each other, and Ruth hopes to make use of them soon, for a challenging act that needs undertaking in the dead of night. Some descriptions of sex and some strong language. 2008
Dime store magic by Kelley Armstrong( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Paige is an ordinary twenty-something who runs her own website design company who also happens to a witch and the leader of the American Coven and the guardian of Savannah, the teenage daughter of a black witch. When a telekinetic half-demon shows up to fight for the custody of Savannah, she brings supernatural help that Paige is not ready for
Holding the bully's coat Canada and the U.S. empire by Linda McQuaig( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
McQuaig feels that the Canadian government has followed in close step with America, becoming a belligerent force in the world and abandoning Canada's traditional role as a leading peacekeeping nation, as well as a fair-minded mediator and conciliator. It has also joined the United States in becoming a leading obstructionist in worldwide efforts to deal with climate change. This switch in direction has redefined the way Canada operates in the world and how we are perceived
Twelve sharp by Janet Evanovich( Sound Recording )
4 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
A woman stalks Stephanie, claiming to be the wife of Ranger, her mentor and one-time lover. When someone kills the stalker and kidnaps Ranger's daughter, Ranger and Stephanie must reunite to find his daughter in time. Strong language, some descriptions of sex, and some violence
Enemy women [a novel] by Paulette Jiles( Sound Recording )
2 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
In the Missouri Ozarks during the Civil War, Adair Colley is falsely accused of being a Confederate spy - a charge that lands her in prison. There she meets her interrogator, Maj. William Neumann, and the two fall in love. They vow to meet again after the war, though Neumann must return to the fighting, and Adair attempts a long journey to return to what's left of her home
Scotch River by Linda Little( Sound Recording )
2 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Cass has lost his rodeo partner, severing his only ties to his world. With nothing and no one to hold him, he is led back East by the sudden arrival of a mysterious land deed, back to Scotch River, and the sketchy boyhood memories he left to die there. Some descriptions of sex and violence, and some strong language
Mercy by Alissa York( file )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Mercy, Manitoba, 1948. Young priest August Day arrives to take over the church of St. Mary Immaculate, and his first service is to marry the town butcher to Mathilda. Once their eyes meet, the priest and Mathilda can see only each other, their affair and mutual obsession leaving its mark on the town long after it is over. Half a century later, another preacher arrives, with a damaged daughter he can't understand, and a belief that the key to his life lies in the mysterious bog north of town. 2003
Twelve sharp by Janet Evanovich( file )
in English and held by 1 library worldwide
A woman stalks bounty hunter Stephanie Plum, claiming to be the wife of Ranger, a bond enforcement agent who is also Stephanie's mentor and one-time lover. Someone kills the stalker and kidnaps Ranger's daughter. When Stephanie and Ranger get too close for comfort trying to solve the case, vice cop Joe Morelli (Stephanie's on-again, off-again boyfriend) steps in
Holding the bully's coat Canada and the U.S. empire by Linda McQuaig( file )
in English and held by 1 library worldwide
McQuaig feels that the Canadian government has followed in close step with America, becoming a belligerent force in the world and abandoning Canada's traditional role as a leading peacekeeping nation, as well as a fair-minded mediator and conciliator. It has also joined this United States in becoming a leading obstructionist in worldwide efforts to deal with climate change. This switch in direction has redefined the way Canada operates in the world and how we are preceived. 2007
The anatomist's wife by Anna Lee Huber( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Scotland, 1830. Widowed, Lady Kiera Darby has taken refuge at her sister?s estate finding solace in her passion for painting. But when her hosts throw a party and a guest is murdered Lady Kiera is asked to utilize her knowledge of human anatomy to aid Sebastian Gage - a fellow guest with experience as an inquiry agent. c2012
Wisdom's daughter[DAISY talking book] by India Edghill( file )
in English and held by 1 library worldwide
A tale of political intrigue, illuminating the curious mixture of cultures and religions among the women of King Solomon's court, and focusing on the story of Solomon and his brief interaction with the Queen of Sheba. Rotating among multiple narrators, including several of King Solomon's 40 wives; his daughter Baalit; Bilqis, the Queen of Sheba; Soloman's war general; and Solomon himself
Scotch River by Linda Little( file )
in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Cass Hutt, bull rider, has lost his rodeo partner, severing Cass's only ties to his world. With nothing and no one to hold him, Cass is led back East by the sudden arrival of a mysterious land deed, back to Scotch River, Nova Scotia, and the sketchy boyhood memories he left to die there. Some descriptions of sex and violence, and some strong language. 2006
 
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