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Bishop, Jacqueline

Overview
Works: 145 works in 394 publications in 1 language and 398 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Domestic fiction  Detective and mystery stories  Psychological fiction  Bildungsromans  Love stories  Didactic fiction  Juvenile works  Biography  Biographical fiction 
Roles: Narrator
Classifications: PR6052.E196, 823.914
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Publications about Jacqueline Bishop
Publications by Jacqueline Bishop
Most widely held works by Jacqueline Bishop
The devil's heiress by Jo Beverley( Sound Recording )
3 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 8 libraries worldwide
Clarissa is a fortune hunter's dream and no one needs a fortune more than Major George Hawkinville. Fresh from the battle of Waterloo, he embarks on a campaign to win her
For the sake of Elena by Elizabeth George( Sound Recording )
5 editions published between 1992 and 2005 in English and held by 8 libraries worldwide
Set in England, this novel is about the life and death of Elena Weaver, a college student with divorced parents and a promiscuous lifestyle. When detectives start to investigate her murder, they discover the unsavoury side of academic life, full of neuroses, betrayal and dark secrets
According to Queeney by Beryl Bainbridge( Sound Recording )
7 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
This is the story of literary Georgian London, in particular the private life of Samuel Johnson, his unrequited love for Mrs. Thrale, his relations with David Garrick, Oliver Goldsmith, Fanney Burney, Joshua Reynolds and others-- all told in uncompromising detail by Mrs. Thrale's clever young daughter, Queenie
Rose cottage by Mary Stewart( Sound Recording )
4 editions published between 1998 and 2008 in English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
In the summer of 1947, widow Kate Herrick returns to her childhood home in the idyllic English countryside. She has been sent to Rose Cottage by her gandmother to retrieve some family papers. But there has been a break-in, the papers are missing and the village is alive with gossip about prowlers and ghosts
Aunt Dimity and the duke by Nancy Atherton( Sound Recording )
4 editions published between 1999 and 2004 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
When Emma Porter's lover dumps her, she escapes by starting on a driving tour of English gardens. Her plans are derailed and she ends up at Penford Hall, a manor house whose owners are beset by suspicion and almost comic intrigue. She meets an attractive widower, and while trying to solve the mysteries of the manor, begins to fall in love again
The queen of diamonds by Jean Plaidy( Sound Recording )
3 editions published between 2002 and 2006 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
The theft of the diamond necklace shook the throne of France and, some say, helped bring Louis XVI and Marie Antoinette to the guillotine. But why was an ambitious and predatory woman allowed to steal that famous piece of jewel. Who were the secret instigators of the plot? A story of greed, duplicity, romance, intigue and mystery
Cold blood by Lynda La Plante( Sound Recording )
4 editions published between 1996 and 2011 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
Page Investigations, the limping brainchild of alcoholic ex-cop Lorraine Page, is about to go belly-up unless Lorraine and her buddies can find missing heiress Anna Louise Caley. Caley disappeared from New Orleans 11 months ago - the trail has since been trodden by the police and every shamus with an eye for Caley's trust fund
The black opal by Victoria Holt( Sound Recording )
2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
An orphaned Englishwoman finds love in the opal mines of Australia. Upon her return to England, she learns she was sent away to protect her from an ugly truth--a murder she may have witnessed which left a memory that she has since suppressed
Serious intent by Margaret Yorke( Sound Recording )
4 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
This is a bone-chilling story of domestic suspense. It is a tale of malice and murder set in the English town of Haverscot, where houses are large and the interiors are deadly. Retired civil servant Marigold Darwin is drawn into the lives and secrets of several families, encountering danger of her own
Coming home by Rosamunde Pilcher( Sound Recording )
3 editions published between 1997 and 2005 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
Judith Dunbar comes of age while confronting her feelings about love and sadness. This happens as she journeys back to her childhood home in Scotland
Lilies that fester by Hazel Holt( Sound Recording )
3 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
In the charming English village of Taviscombe, the townsfolk are shocked at the murder of the shady Mr. Mansfield, The locals and the law blame Sheila Malory's daughter-in-law, and Sheila must untangle the truth before the real killer strikes again
The bonny dawn by Catherine Cookson( Sound Recording )
4 editions published between 1998 and 2012 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
Set on the Northumbrian coast in the 1960s, this story takes place over one day, a period during which everyone involved discovers that the consequences of an innocent meeting between two young people are far more significant than the event itself
Never doubt I love by Patricia Veryan( Sound Recording )
5 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
Fifth in the "Tales of the Jewelled Man" series. Follows: A SHADOW'S BLISS; Sequel to: THE MANDARIN OF MAYFAIR. The unlikely twosome of a country miss and a dashing soldier join forces in the fight against the traitorous League of the Jewelled Men
Deception and desire by Janet Tanner( Sound Recording )
3 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
When Ros Newman disappears, her boyfriend Mike Thompson and her sister Maggie decide to investigate. They uncover a web of deception involving Ros' boss, Dinah Marshall, that goes back thirty years. Their search is made difficult by the international web of influence wielded by Ros' employer, a fashion firm called "Vandina."
Evening class by Maeve Binchy( Sound Recording )
3 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
A class of adults gathers twice a week at a school in Dublin to learn Italian. As the lessons proceed the hopes, fears and dreams of the students unfold. Some are romantics, looking for love. Others want to improve their self-respect. still others want secrets unlocked. They all learn more than they bargained for
The Queen behind the throne by Michael De-la-Noy( Sound Recording )
3 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
Elizabeth, the Queen Mother, has been called the most loved and admired member of Britain's Royal family. In this book, the author examines both her achievements and her foibles. It is recognized that her influence on the monarchy has been decisive, but the author questions whether it has always been a force for good
Nest of vipers by Linda Davies( Sound Recording )
3 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
While working as an undercover currency trader in the British Inter-Continental Bank, Sarah Jensen made two discoveries. The fraud she observed extended far beyond a small group of corrupt traders and the stakes were far higher than she had been led to believe
Agatha Raisin and the wizard of Evesham by M. C Beaton( Sound Recording )
4 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
After a home dye job ruins her hair, Agatha Raisin, the prickly yet loveable amateur sleuth, turns to her new hairdresser for help. But the charming Mr. Johns isn't all he appears to be. When a murderer strikes at the salon, Agatha must discover the truth and the killer's identity before it's too late
Agatha Raisin and the potted gardener by M. C Beaton( Sound Recording )
3 editions published between 1996 and 2007 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
Agatha, determined to impress neighbour James Lacey, enters the prestigious Carsely Horticultural Contest. However, as the contest approaches, plants are mysteriously uprooted, poisoned and burned. The prime suspect, a beautiful blond newcomer, turns up dead. Agatha and James put aside their competition and try to solve the puzzle
The breaker by Minette Walters( Sound Recording )
4 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
Kate Sumner's body is washed up on the south coast of England and her traumatized 3-year-old daughter is found wandering 20 miles away. The police suspect a young actor of murdering Kate, but as the police investigate they begin to suspect her husband, who has a gaping hole in his alibi
 
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