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Grainge, Trish

Overview
Works: 405 works in 731 publications in 1 language and 736 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Short stories  History  Anecdotes  Humor  Historical fiction  Detective and mystery fiction  Romance fiction 
Roles: Narrator
Classifications: PR6123.I575, 823.92
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Publications about Trish Grainge
Publications by Trish Grainge
Most widely held works by Trish Grainge
Maisie Dobbs by Jacqueline Winspear( Sound Recording )
4 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in English and held by 9 libraries worldwide
Set in 1929, Maisie Dobbs sets up her own private detective agency; her first case involves suspected infidelity but reveals something very different. When fate brings Maisie a second case, she must confront the ghost that has haunted her for over ten years
The return journey by Maeve Binchy( Sound Recording )
7 editions published between 1998 and 2002 in English and held by 8 libraries worldwide
This collection of short stories uses travel as a theme, and the characters are everyday people involved in compelling tales of love, loss, revelation, and reconciliation
Jacaranda Vines by Tamara McKinley( Sound Recording )
4 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 7 libraries worldwide
The multigenerational saga traces the story of Jacaranda Vines estate. The death of Australian wine tycoon Jock Witney leaves his empire on the brink of ruin. While the family bickers about their fate, Jock's widow travels to a distant vineyard with her granddaughter and recounts the colourful history of the vast estate
The opal seekers by Patricia Shaw( Sound Recording )
2 editions published between 1996 and 2005 in English and held by 7 libraries worldwide
Spanning half a century of dramatic change, this is a rich and vibrant story of triumph and loss and of the bravery and determination of those who carved out an existence for themselves in the beautiful but unforgiving land of Australia
A respectable trade by Philippa Gregory( Sound Recording )
6 editions published between 1998 and 2007 in English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
Set in Bristol, England in 1878; while helping her husband's growing business as a trader, a woman trains African slaves to become British house-servants, then she meets a priest from an African kingdom, and they begin a game of passion and love that has disturbing consequences
Cry of the rain bird by Patricia Shaw( Sound Recording )
4 editions published between 1994 and 2008 in English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
In this romantic adventure set in 19th century, English gentleman Corby Morgan and his young bride Jessie arrive at their recently purchased sugar plantation and are nearly devastated by the difficulties they encounter: problems with the aboriginal workers, unsolved murders, a devastating storm and a clandestine affair
The golden straw by Catherine Cookson( Sound Recording )
5 editions published between 1993 and 2004 in English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
The gift of a golden straw hat influences the destiny of Emily Pearson, her children and grandchildren, in this portrait of English life from late Victorian times to the middle of the 20th century
The unsavvy traveler women's comic tales of catastrophe ( Sound Recording )
4 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
The women share hilarious stories of trips gone horribly wrong, vividly describing experiences that are both horrendous and humourous
The sweetest thing by Fiona Shaw( Sound Recording )
4 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
Set in late 1800s England, the story of the changing fortunes of Harriet who escapes the desperate poverty of her village to work in Wetherby's Cocoa Works, in the city of York. It is there she meets Samuel, a wealthy Quaker gentleman, a lonely philanthropist, who collects photographs of working-class girls - and who pays Harriet for her portrait
A café on the Nile : a novel by Bartle Bull( Sound Recording )
6 editions published between 1998 and 2002 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
A fat, but fast-moving sequel to "White Rhino Hotel". Set in the wilds of Africa, Bull tells a tale of high adventure on the eve of World War II. A dramatic cast of characters include a professional hunter from Ethiopia and a pair of rich sisters from Kentucky and other adventurers who gather at the Cataract Cafe as the war unfolds
The rose without a thorn by Jean Plaidy( Sound Recording )
2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
This eleventh and final novel in the "Queens of England" series details the life of Henry VIII's fifth wife, Katherine Howard, "the rose without a thorn" in the title. Much interesting history of the time is interwoven skillfully with finely drawn and fully realized characters
Entertaining Ambrose by Deirdre Purcell( Sound Recording )
3 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
The story of lovable May who bears life's burdens so lightly, tending always to other's needs before her own. And now her husband, Clem, has left her, with no explanation and no forwarding address, only orders not to be content
Deadly safari by Karin McQuillan( Sound Recording )
3 editions published between 1990 and 1997 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
Jazz Jasper is an American-born safari guide in Kenya who's had two clients murdered. With the help of an Inspector from Nairobi, she tries to trap the killer, not knowing whether she is really the hunter or the game
The tiger claw a novel by Shauna Singh Baldwin( Sound Recording )
4 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
A story of love and espionage, cultural tension and displacement, inspired by the life of Noor Inayat Khan - code name "Madeleine" - who worked against the Occupation after the Nazi invasion of France. The novel opens in 1943; Noor traces the events that led to her capture, exploring the consequences of her love for a Jewish man
An offer from a gentleman by Julia Quinn( Sound Recording )
2 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
While searching for a mysterious beauty he met at a masquerade party, Benedict Bridgerton meets Sophie Bekett, a servant in need of his help, and as passion flares between them, he must choose between Sophie and the woman of his dreams
Windflowers by Tamara McKinley( Sound Recording )
3 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
Claire has left the outback for college and a career in Sydney. She is estranged from her family, but is summoned home to Queensland ; it is the reunion with her mother, Ellie, she dreads the most. And Ellie must face her own ghosts and reveal some of the family's more shameful secrets. She hopes her family is strong enough to survive the storm
Festival the Poppy chronicles V by Claire Rayner( Sound Recording )
3 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
Festival, the fifth and last book in the Poppy chronicles, is the engrossing and often moving story of a family facing an uncertain future in postwar Britain. Poppy continues to be the anchor of her family, the unfailing support for their dreams and aspirations. Then one day she meets Peter Chantry
Henderson's spear by Ronald Wright( Sound Recording )
3 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
A rich South Seas epic tells two tales of passion and intrigue from the 1890's and the 1990's, reaching from Canada, England West Africa, converging in Polynesia. A Canadian filmmaker writes from a jail in Tahiti, held on a trumped-up murder charge while searching for her father. The other strand is told in diaries of a suspected Jack the Ripper
An independent woman by Candace Camp( Sound Recording )
3 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
Only one person ever treated Juliana Holcott with anything other than disdain - Nicholas Barre, heir to the estate where she grew up. When she loses her job as a lady's companion, Nick offers a marriage of convenience. Juliana wants to prove to Nick that he is capable of love they deserve. First they must pursue an urgent quarry - a murderer
Tomorrow's memories by Audrey Howard( Sound Recording )
5 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
This is a sweeping and passionate family saga set in the countryside outside Liverpool during the late 1850's. It centres on Sally Grimshaw, a proud innkeeper who falls victim to a sinister new owner. When she meets a new admirer, her refuge seems certain. Time will tell if this is so
 
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