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Columbella

Phyllis A. Whitney

Columbella

by Phyllis A. Whitney

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  • 20 Currently reading

Published by Coronet in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Fiction in English

  • Edition Notes

    Originally published, Garden City, N.Y. , Doubleday, 1966 ; London , Hale, 1967.

    StatementPhyllis Whitney.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination256p. ;
    Number of Pages256
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21308312M
    ISBN 100340198613
    OCLC/WorldCa16368911

    Featuring a restaurant, a garden, and a terrace, Columbella provides accommodations in Vodnjan with free WiFi and sea views. The property is 17 miles from Medulin, and complimentary private parking is featured.   Friday Forgotten (or Overlooked) Book: COLUMBELLA () by Phyllis Whitney I recently re-read Phyllis Whitney's WINDOW ON THE SQUARE (reviewed by yours truly upon my last re-read in ) and reminded myself yet again how much I enjoy these sorts of semi-gothic romantic suspense stories (without gore) that were prevalent in the 50's and 60's.

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A nice surprise -- this was my first Whitney book, but I'll definitely be investing in more. As you might guess from the lovely vintage cover, Columbella is a gentle melodrama/gothic romance hybrid that takes place on St Thomas.

There are rich people with rich people problems/5. I thoroughly enjoyed Columbella. This is an intriguing mystery that takes the reader to the Caribbean Islands, which are so wonderfully described by the author. Her characters are real, especially the cruel (evil) Catherine, who does a Rita Hayworth dance that could be straight from Affair in Trinidad/5(12).

Columbella Paperback – January 1, by Phyllis A. Whitney (Author)/5(15). Columbella book in Yokohama, Japan, on September 9,Phyllis A. Whitney was a prolific author of award-winning adult and children’s fiction.

Her sixty-year writing Columbella book and the publication of seventy-six books, which together sold over fifty million copies worldwide, established her as one of the most successful mystery and romantic suspense writers of the Reviews: 1.

Columbella was the first Phyllis Whitney book that I read, but it still is very clear in my mind after perhaps twenty years. It is beautifully written, and so descriptive of the Caribbean with its sudden storms and usually sunny weather.

The story, like so many of Phyllis Whitney books, is centered around mother and daughter.5/5(3). Columbella by Phyllis A. Whitney and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Passion Dust Jacket Condition: Good.

Book Club (BCE/BOMC). The dustjacket is a bit scuffed but all pages intact and legible. Good reading copy. Clean. No store stamps. Fleeing her own past. Columbella by Phyllis A. Whitney and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Get this from a library.

Columbella. [Phyllis A Whitney] -- When she arrived at her Columbella book Janet's lovely Caribbean hotel, Jessica Abbott had left nothing of value behind: her parents were dead, she had resigned her job as a schoolteacher, and there'd been no.

A governess becomes entangled with a dysfunctional and dangerous family in this novel by a New York Times–bestselling “master of suspense” (Mary Higgins Clark). Finally liberated from her cruel and domineering mother, twenty-eight-year-old schoolteacher Jessica Abbott has accepted a position as governess in Hampden House, a crumbling plantation on the cliffs of St.

Croix. Columbella. Phyllis A. Whitney. Doubleday, - Detective and mystery stories - pages. 2 Reviews. When she arrived at her Aunt Janet's lovely Caribbean hotel, Jessica Abbott had left nothing of value behind: her parents were dead, she had resigned her job as a schoolteacher, and there'd been no true love in her life.

But Maud Hampden had 4/5(2). Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published. Columbella by Phyllis A. Whitney; 9 editions; First published in ; Subjects: Fiction in English, Family life, Fiction.

It was a proud day when I received my first adult library card and Columbella was one of the first two books I checked out with it. I haven't read my old paperback copy in decades, but as I read a library's large print copy, memories came back: the golden columbella necklace, the beautiful wallpaper in Cathy's room at Caprice, the red dress 4/5(1).

Buy Columbella by Phyllis A. Whitney online at Alibris. We have new and used copies available, in 7 editions - starting at $ Shop now.

Phyllis Ayame Whitney (September 9, – February 8, ) was an American mystery writer of more than 70 in Japan to American parents inshe spent her early years in Asia.

A rarity for her genre, she wrote mysteries for both the juvenile and the adult markets, many of which feature exotic settings. Although she was often described as a Gothic novelist, a Born: September 9,Yokohama, Japan.

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First brought out in through the Houghton Mifflin Company publishing label, this was the book that initially introduced Phyllis A. Whitney to the world. Establishing her tone and style, it worked at creating an influential and exciting novel in its own right, and one that’s definitely a must for any devotee of the author.

I thoroughly enjoyed Columbella. This is an intriguing mystery that takes the reader to the Caribbean Islands, which are so wonderfully described by the author.

Her characters are real, especially the cruel (evil) Catherine, who does a Rita Hayworth dance that could be straight from Affair in Trinidad/5(11).

It was a proud day when I received my first adult library card and Columbella was one of the first two books I checked out with it.

I haven't read my old paperback copy in decades, but as I read a library's large print copy, memories came back: the golden columbella necklace, the beautiful wallpaper in Cathy's room at Caprice, the red dress /5(2). Columbella by Phyllis A.

Whitney ~ This edition: Doubleday, Hardcover. pages. My rating: 3/10 Oh, why did I read this. It was so disappointing. And I have had prior experience with this author - see here - and went in fully cognizant of what I was about to experience. All I can say. Columbella House, a crumbling Victorian mansion on the coast, is packed with secrets and danger.

Now it all belongs to Mia St. Regis. For police chief Dylan Reese, the return of the beautiful heiress rekindles an old attraction, one he thought ended long ago. Before he can focus on their Brand: Harlequin. This is one of Phyllis Whitney's heavily tinted mystery-suspense stories and if you stop and think&#; you're really not supposed to&#; it's one of her better ones.

Jessica, 28, after years of bondage to a beautiful mother, comes down to the Virgin Islands and is asked to serve as a companion to Leila, a fourteen year old, about to be destroyed in an equally Electra-fying.

Columbella by Phyllis A. Whitney,Doubleday edition, in English - [1st ed.] About the Book. From the jacket. That was a night of gold and red, with torches flaming on the hilltop and the lights of Charlotte Amalie fanning out around the harbor below.

A night of water lily and sweet-smelling : Buy the Paperback Book Columbella by Phyllis A. Whitney atCanada's largest bookstore. Free shipping and pickup in store on eligible orders. A governess becomes entangled with a dysfunctional and dangerous family in this novel by a New York Times –bestselling “ master of suspense” (Mary Higgins Clark).

Finally liberated from.