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Collis-George, Flo

Overview
Works: 157 works in 158 publications in 1 language and 281 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Psychological fiction  Domestic fiction  Detective and mystery stories  Love stories  Biography  Pastoral fiction 
Classifications: PR6069.A42, 823.914
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Publications about Flo Collis-George
Publications by Flo Collis-George
Most widely held works by Flo Collis-George
Borderline by Janette Turner Hospital( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
A meat truck carrying illegal immigrants is intercepted at the Canadian-American border, but an unconscious woman is inadvertently left inside the truck. Two strangers waiting in separate cars impulsively smuggle her across the border - and their lives are changed irrevocably. In this complex and compelling novel, Felicity and Gus cross and re-cross borders - between countries, between past and present, and between reality and illusion - as they struggle to come to terms with borderlines of their own
A family romance by Anita Brookner( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
This is about a friendship that develops between Jane and her exotically European aunt, Dolly
Mr. Wrong by Elizabeth Jane Howard( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
A family picnic, a house-party in France, a haunting journey into the macabre ... nine delightful short stories
The unfinished clue by Georgette Heyer( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
Sir Arthur Billington-Smith is hated by everyone, even his family, so it's no surprise when he turns up dead, a Chinese dagger in his back. Inspector Harding of Scotland Yard is called on to sift through the clues and find the murderer
Palomino by Elizabeth Jolley( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
This remarkable first novel confirmed Elizabeth Jolley as one of Australia's finest and most unusual writers. Set against the harsh beauty and solitude of the West Australian landscape
The skeleton in the cupboard by Alice Thomas Ellis( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
The information by Martin Amis( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
How can one writer hurt another where it really counts? The answer: his reputation. This is the problem facing novelist Richard Tull, contemplating the success of his friend and rival Gwyn Barry. Revenger's tragedy, comedy of errors, contemporary satire, The Information skewers high life and low in Martin Amiss brilliant return to the territory of Money and London Fields
Human voices by Penelope Fitzgerald( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
BBC employees struggle to keep Broadcasting House in operation during the bombing of London in World War II. Young intern Annie Asra, two department directors, and those around them face daily questions of survival but also grapple with workplace dramas ans personal crises. Based on Fitzgerald's own wartime experiences
The last man's head by Jessica Anderson( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
The last magician by Janette Turner Hospital( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
The last magician is Charlie, the photographer, who monitors and records everything as he seeks the silent Cat through physical and emotional infernos. Charlie, Cat, Robbie and Catherine shared a childhood summer in a Queensland rainforest. Death intruded on their charmed circle, binding them to complicity and silence. Decades later, festering memories seep through into the present, in the same way as the desperate underside of a corrupt Sydney breaks through into tidy lives and well-kept streets. This superb novel is richly textured and intellectually challenging, a tour de force from an elegantly seductive writer
Battles at Thrush Green by Read( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Feelings are running high in the Cotswold village of Thrush Green. The rector's plan for the neglected churchyard doesn't meet with universal approval; there is a clash of personalities at the local school; and someone has returned to the village after an absence of fifty years
A fine old conflict by Jessica Mitford( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Getting it right by Elizabeth Jane Howard( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Getting it right was not Gavin Lamb's forte, at least where human relationships were concerned. In the hairdressing salon, he was expert with the tools of his trade. But, back home with his mother, it was quite a different matter. He didn't know how to deal with women - he was the prototype late developer. But after Joan's party he would never be the same again
The fireman's fair by Josephine Humphreys( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Rob Wyatt, successful attorney, throws away his all-too-conventional life to be a free spirit. Billie arrives on the scene and steals his heart, and Rob discovers that to be a free spirit is to be vulnerable, and to long for the security of a safe harbour
No place of safety by Robert Barnard( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
When two teenagers go missing from their school, Detective Constable Charlie Peace finds them working at a hostel. He decides that they are safe, but will he have cause to regret his decision?
Innocence by Penelope Fitzgerald( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Set in Italy, a comedy of manners centring on beautiful Chiara who is in love with brilliant but aloof Salvatore. She asks English and worldly Barney to help her snare her love and becomes entangled in a web of good intentions and massive misunderstandings
Road to Lichfield by Penelope Lively( Sound Recording )
in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
The ivory swing by Janette Turner Hospital( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
A Canadian woman and her family move from a small town in Canada to Southern India where she meets a young widow yearning for the freedom of Western values but is bound by the traditions of her culture
A friend from England by Anita Brookner( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Rachel, a solitary bookshop owner, is encouraged to befriend Heather by Heather's parents, and begins to regard Heather as an innocent who needs to be protected but must confront her own shortcomings
Look at me by Anita Brookner( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
While working as a reference librarian at a medical institute researching into the problems of human behavior, Frances meets new friends and discovers novel possibilites and impossibilities
 
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Alternative Names
George, Flo Collis-
Languages
English (20)
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