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Barbara Samuel

Autor(a) de When We Believed in Mermaids

89+ Works 5,073 Membros 305 Críticas 14 Favorited

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Obras por Barbara Samuel

When We Believed in Mermaids (2019) 763 exemplares
The Lost Recipe for Happiness (2008) 435 exemplares
How to Bake a Perfect Life (2010) 308 exemplares
The Secret of Everything (2009) 221 exemplares
The Art of Inheriting Secrets (2018) 193 exemplares
In the Midnight Rain (2000) 167 exemplares
The Goddesses of Kitchen Avenue (2004) 164 exemplares
Irish Magic (1995) — Contribuidor — 144 exemplares
Heart of a Knight (1997) 144 exemplares
The Garden of Happy Endings (2012) 144 exemplares
No Place Like Home (2002) 136 exemplares
The Lost Girls of Devon (2020) 127 exemplares
The All You Can Dream Buffet (2014) 124 exemplares
A Bed of Spices (1993) 124 exemplares
Irish Magic II (1997) — Contribuidor — 123 exemplares
Lucien's Fall (1995) 118 exemplares
A Piece of Heaven (2003) 106 exemplares
The Black Angel (1999) 103 exemplares
This Place of Wonder (2022) 86 exemplares
Lady Luck's Map of Vegas (2005) 82 exemplares
A Winter Ballad (1994) 76 exemplares
Madame Mirabou's School of Love (2006) 75 exemplares
Breaking the Rules (1994) 67 exemplares
The Sleeping Night (2012) 62 exemplares
Night of Fire (2000) 51 exemplares
Chalice of Roses (Anthology 4-in-1) (2010) — Contribuidor — 51 exemplares
The Starfish Sisters: A Novel (2023) 48 exemplares
Jezebel's Blues (1992) 47 exemplares
Countdown (2005) 47 exemplares
Born Brave (2001) 40 exemplares
Random (2013) 37 exemplares
Rio Grande Wedding (1999) 36 exemplares
Her Ideal Man (1997) 36 exemplares
Beautiful Stranger (2000) 35 exemplares
Marriage Material (1997) 35 exemplares
Reckless (1997) 35 exemplares
Walk in Beauty (1994) 33 exemplares
Rainsinger (1996) 26 exemplares
The Last Chance Ranch (1995) 23 exemplares
Desi's Rescue (2007) 23 exemplares
For Christmas Forever (1998) 22 exemplares
Miranda's Revenge (2007) 22 exemplares
Summer Heat (10-in-1) (2018) — Contribuidor — 21 exemplares
Dancing Moon (1996) 19 exemplares
Juliet's Law (2006) 19 exemplares
Meant to Be Married (1998) 18 exemplares
A Minute to Smile (1992) 17 exemplares
Light of Day (1990) 15 exemplares
The Diamond Secret (2006) 13 exemplares
A Mother's Love (3-in-1) (2008) — Contribuidor — 13 exemplares
The Scent of Hours (2014) 11 exemplares
Summer's Freedom (1990) 11 exemplares
Heart of the West: 2 Novels in 1 (2003) — Contribuidor — 9 exemplares
Must Love Pets (Box Set 7-in-1) (2014) — Contribuidor — 8 exemplares
Embarkations (Whitehall Season 1, Episode 1) (2016) — Contribuidor — 6 exemplares
Once Upon a Wedding (11-in-1) (2019) — Contribuidor — 5 exemplares
Athena Force: Books 7-12 (2006) — Contribuidor — 5 exemplares
Bad Boy Heroes Boxed Set (2013) — Contribuidor — 5 exemplares
Strangers on a Train (1989) 5 exemplares
Mirror: Episode One 4 exemplares
Extreme (2015) — Autor — 2 exemplares
Epic (2014) 2 exemplares
Celebration Book — Autor — 2 exemplares
Faerie Lovers — Autor — 2 exemplares
Stoked (novella) (2014) 1 exemplar
Blaze 1 exemplar
Echo — Autor — 1 exemplar
Must Love Pets 2: A Romance Box Set — Contribuidor — 1 exemplar
Willkommen im Paradies. (2003) 1 exemplar
The Harper's Daughter (in Irish Magic) — Autor — 1 exemplar
Recepta na milosc (2013) 1 exemplar

Associated Works

Dragon Lovers (Anthology 4-in-1) (2007) — Contribuidor — 283 exemplares
Faery Magic (Anthology 4-in-1) (1998) — Contribuidor — 231 exemplares
SEAL of My Dreams (Anthology 18-in-1) (2011) — Contribuidor — 122 exemplares
Lakota Legacy (Anthology 3-in-1) (2003) — Contribuidor — 25 exemplares
Whitehall: Season One (2016) — Contribuidor — 20 exemplares
Heroes and Heartbreakers (Box set 5-in-1) (2014) — Contribuidor — 7 exemplares

Etiquetado

Conhecimento Comum

Outros nomes
Wind, Ruth
O'Neal, Barbara
O'Neal, Lark
Data de nascimento
1959-06-02
Sexo
female
Nacionalidade
USA
Local de nascimento
Colorado, USA
Ocupações
author

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3.5ish hey I liked this stars!

This is my first Barabara Samuel book and her writing was lovely! This books has two larger sections - the beginning is in the "past" and the second is in the "present." Much of the past section is so good but I think it could have been shortened a little bit to give more of an edge for the present scenes. I bought this book because I wanted to begin reading Samuel AND because this cover is absolutely stunning! (also Judith Ivory blurbs it! and I don't even give a shit about blurbs but I did scream when I saw Judy on the cover)… (mais)
 
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s_carr | 5 outras críticas | Feb 25, 2024 |
An okay book about sister?s of a sister believed to be dead, but has reinvented herself. She is now clean, sober and a wife and mother with a new name. The sister finds where her sister is and must come to terms with the deception that sister has created and how it effects the mother and sister she left behind. Goodreads: From the author of The Art of Inheriting Secrets comes an emotional new tale of two sisters, an ocean of lies, and a search for the truth.Her sister has been dead for fifteen years when she sees her on the TV newsJosie Bianci was killed years ago on a train during a terrorist attack. Gone forever. It?s what her sister, Kit, an ER doctor in Santa Cruz, has always believed. Yet all it takes is a few heart-wrenching seconds to upend Kit?s world. Live coverage of a club fire in Auckland has captured the image of a woman stumbling through the smoke and debris. Her resemblance to Josie is unbelievable. And unmistakable. With it comes a flood of emotionsÂ¥grief, loss, and angerÂ¥that Kit finally has a chance to put to rest: by finding the sister who?s been living a lie.After arriving in New Zealand, Kit begins her journey with the memories of the past: of days spent on the beach with Josie. Of a lost teenage boy who?d become part of their family. And of a trauma that has haunted Kit and Josie their entire lives.Now, if two sisters are to reunite, it can only be by unearthing long-buried secrets and facing a devastating truth that has kept them apart far too long. To regain their relationship, they may have to lose everything.… (mais)
 
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bentstoker | 39 outras críticas | Jan 26, 2024 |
This was the first book of my vacation. I loved it. It's a sweet story and I have been thinking about going home to bake bread since I finished it.

It took a little getting used to though, that the main character, a grandmother, was only 40!

I liked it enough to download the author's other two novels right from my beach chair (but I didn't start to read them yet.)
 
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hmonkeyreads | 18 outras críticas | Jan 25, 2024 |
I liked the unique plot, but I got a little tired of the "Leave. No, don't leave!" "I'm leaving. Wait. I'm not leaving." It just happened too many times.
 
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amandabeaty | 4 outras críticas | Jan 4, 2024 |

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Estatísticas

Obras
89
Also by
8
Membros
5,073
Popularidade
#4,931
Avaliação
3.8
Críticas
305
ISBN
213
Línguas
8
Marcado como favorito
14

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