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Ross, Ann B.

Works: 173 works in 819 publications in 3 languages and 62,530 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Domestic fiction  Humorous fiction  Detective and mystery fiction  Humor 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PS3561.E3865, 813.54
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Publications about Ann B Ross
Publications by Ann B Ross
Most widely held works by Ann B Ross
Miss Julia speaks her mind : a novel by Ann B Ross( Book )
38 editions published between 1990 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,113 libraries worldwide
Shortly after the death of her husband, a wealthy Southern widow is visited by an impoverished young woman with a small boy. A mistress? A son? Julia Springer can't believe it, only to discover that the whole town has known for years. But she will rise to the occasion when the boy is kidnaped
Miss Julia stands her ground by Ann B Ross( Book )
24 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,051 libraries worldwide
When Hazel Marie's troublemaking uncle makes a scandalous claim about Little Lloyd's paternity, Miss Julia takes on the unpleasant task of conducting DNA testing to see if her late husband and son are truly related
Miss Julia throws a wedding by Ann B Ross( Book )
26 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in 4 languages and held by 2,954 libraries worldwide
"Miss Julia is a proper widow-a lady of a certain age with a determined commitment to correct behavior and right living, which she'll tell you about in a minute since she has the sharpest tongue south of the mason-Dixon Line."--Jacket
Miss Julia hits the road by Ann B Ross( Book )
28 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 2,945 libraries worldwide
Despite her increasing concerns at the exploits marking her boyfriend's mid-life crisis, sharp-tongued southerner Miss Julia launches a fund-raiser to save her housekeeper's home from being lost to the schemes of a greedy landlord
Miss Julia strikes back by Ann B Ross( Book )
23 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,917 libraries worldwide
Miss Julia discovers that her Princess Diana ring replica and other jewelry pieces have been stolen, and she packs up Little Lloyd, Etta Mae Wiggins, and an inebriated private investigator in order to catch the thieves in Palm Beach
Miss Julia's school of beauty by Ann B Ross( Book )
19 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in English and held by 2,894 libraries worldwide
Helping organize a beauty pageant to raise money for the sheriff's department, recently married Miss Julia instructs contestants in the ways of poise and etiquette while settling squabbles in her new home
Miss Julia delivers the goods by Ann B Ross( Book )
27 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,808 libraries worldwide
Abbotsville finds itself the scene of a heist; and Miss Julia knows there's only one man who can solve the crime. It's J.D. Pickens, P.I., renowned investigator and Hazel Marie's wayward love. When he's summoned, one thing becomes clear: Miss Julia must help set things right between them or find herself the only one who can, quite literally, deliver the goods
Miss Julia meets her match by Ann B Ross( Book )
16 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,803 libraries worldwide
When long-time boyfriend Sam Murdoch pops the question, Miss Julia contemplates the offer while the town is being turned upside down with rumors of infidelities and other events shocking to the Southern facade of gentility and family values
Miss Julia paints the town by Ann B Ross( Book )
24 editions published between 2008 and 2014 in English and held by 2,801 libraries worldwide
When developers threaten to bulldoze the old courthouse to make way for condominiums, Miss Julia is dismayed. She enlists the help of Etta Mae Wiggins in a plot to scare off the money by exposing the town's many eccentric characters. --From publisher description
Miss Julia takes over by Ann B Ross( Book )
23 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in English and German and held by 2,682 libraries worldwide
In the first book, Miss Julia, a recent widow, is presented with one Hazel Marie Puckett and her nine-year son, Little Lloyd, who bears a striking resemblance to Miss Julia's late husband. In the sequel, Miss Julia, Hazel Marie Puckett, and Little Lloyd have formed a familial bond which creates the plot for this book. It results in a hair-raising car chase on the track of NASCAR's North Carolina Speedway
Miss Julia renews her vows by Ann B Ross( Book )
17 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,494 libraries worldwide
Sometimes even Miss Julia just wants to go to bed and hide under the covers. Her husband, Sam, wants them to attend marriage enrichment classes. Could their marriage be in a poor state? Even worse, the psychologist leading the sessions is Dr. Fred Fowler - a man Miss Julia could go forever without seeing again and one she'd certainly rather not introduce to Sam. But she can't stay in bed for long, even if she wants to. Someone has knocked Francie Pitts in the head and put her in the hospital. Francie didn't see her attacker, but she sure smelled her. She recUognized Etta Mae Wiggins's perfume, Shania Twain by Stetson. It's up to Miss Julia to clear the air. As if playing detective wasn't enough, Miss Julia still needs to show Sam that there's life left in their marital batteries - even if it means his are going to need some recharging. Perhaps a bit of Shania Twain might just solve all her problems
Miss Julia to the rescue by Ann B Ross( Book )
17 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 2,401 libraries worldwide
When Hazel Marie's hotheaded private investigator husband, J.D., goes missing during a latest job, Miss Julia and Etta Mae struggle to free a man matching his description from a West Virginia jail, while Agnes Whitman returns to town with a following of misfits who might be members of a zealous cult
Miss Julia rocks the cradle by Ann B Ross( Book )
21 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,399 libraries worldwide
Miss Julia's investigative work on a possible murder and her financial reputation keeps her buzzing. But the sudden arrival of Hazel Marie's twins during a fierce blizzard brings a whole new set of challenges and a double helping of trouble
Miss Julia's marvelous makeover : a novel by Ann B Ross( Book )
19 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 2,174 libraries worldwide
"Miss Julia masterminds a makeover in New York Times bestselling author Ann B. Ross's latest installment in her popular series It's summer in Abbotsville, and Miss Julia has visions of enjoying a life of leisure. But before she can even sip some iced tea on her front porch, a letter from her long-lost cousin Elsie informs her that Elsie's granddaughter is on a bus headed to Abbotsville that very day. Reminding Miss Julia of an old family debt, Elsie proclaims that she is sending Trixie to Miss Julia's to learn to become a lady. The nerve of some people! When the rude and unkempt Trixie arrives, even Sam and Lloyd agree that Miss Julia faces quite a challenge. Meanwhile, Sam has decided to run for state senate. But when he has a fainting spell and has to go into the hospital for tests, who will run his campaign? Is his no-good rival going to cakewalk into office? No sir, not if Miss Julia has anything to say about it-and indeed she does, including up on the stump. In this marvelous addition to the popular series, Miss Julia is sure to have a summer that she-and Abbotsville-will never forget!"--
Miss Julia inherits a mess by Ann B Ross( Book )
19 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,917 libraries worldwide
"When Miss Julia hears that Miss Mattie Freeman has taken a fall and is in the hospital, she wishes she'd spent more time getting to know the woman - and not just because she's the last person in town to hear about the accident! So when the tumble proves fatal, the last thing Miss Julia expects is a phone call from Mr. Ernest Sitton, Attorney at Law: Miss Julia is named executor of Mattie Freeman's last will and testament, and it looks like her last wishes are more generous than her coffers are full."-- Provided by publisher
Etta Mae's worst bad-luck day by Ann B Ross( Book )
19 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,902 libraries worldwide
Frustrated with her life in the trailer park, Etta Mae Wiggins dreams of something better, but her ambition to marry a wealthy elderly man is challenged by the man's scheming children, her ex's underworld enemies, and her former flame Bobby Lee
Miss Julia stirs up trouble by Ann B Ross( Book )
4 editions published in 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,409 libraries worldwide
"Bestselling author Ann B. Ross cooks up a batch of fun in this latest novel in her popular series With a crisp bite in the air, Miss Julia is enjoying a well-earned respite by her new fireplace. But autumn leaves aren't the only things falling: James, Hazel Marie's housekeeper, has had a nasty tumble down some stairs. How can Hazel Marie feed and take care of him--not to mention a husband and two babies--when she barely knows how to boil water? Miss Julia jumps in to help by convincing the ladies of Abbotsville to put on their aprons and give cooking lessons. With success so close she can taste it, Miss Julia isn't thrilled when an unexpected visitor shows up. Brother Vern Puckett, Hazel Marie's no-good uncle, started life on the wrong foot and stayed there. What could he possibly want from his frazzled niece this time? With a delightful helping of madcap antics, Miss Julia Stirs Up Trouble is a perfect next course in this charming series."--
Miss Julia lays down the law by Ann B Ross( Book )
4 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 1,375 libraries worldwide
"It's up to Miss Julia to sort out the murder of a hoity-toity newcomer in the latest addition to the New York Times bestselling series Ann B. Ross's most recent addition to the series, Miss Julia's Marvelous Makeover, was the first to hit the printed New York Times bestseller list, so Miss Julia fans both new and old will be especially keen to get their hands on the next one. The sixteenth in the series, Miss Julia Lays Down the Law is guaranteed to be the steel magnolia's most exciting adventure yet. It's November and Miss Julia is looking forward to some quiet time before the holidays. That is until snobby Connie Clayborn and her rich husband move to town. At first, Miss Julia and the other ladies are pleased to be invited over for coffee, but the afternoon turns into a slap in the face when their hostess spouts nonstop criticism about Abbotsville. Why, how dare she? Days later, Miss Julia decides to confront Connie woman to woman, but when she arrives, Connie is lying on the kitchen floor-lifeless in a pool of blood. Who could have done this? Miss Julia will need to find out fast-particularly because her fingerprints are now all over the crime scene"--
Miss Julia paints the town by Ann B Ross( Sound Recording )
19 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 1,258 libraries worldwide
Already trying to help three friends find their missing husbands, Miss Julia also must concoct a scheme to chase a slick New Jersey developer away from Abbotsville. But perhaps she's bitten off a bit more than she can chew
Miss Julia strikes back by Ann B Ross( Sound Recording )
10 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 1,179 libraries worldwide
This time, America's favorite senior citizen takes on thieves who've stolen her jewelry. Although it's not the first time they've targeted her small North Carolina town, Miss Julia vows to make it the last. Soon she and her posse rush to Palm Beach for some sun, sand, and a bizarre stakeout. But how can two elderly ladies, a boy, and a tipsy private eye outfox crafty criminals?
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Alternative Names
Ann B. Ross Amerikaans romanschrijfster
Ann B. Ross écrivaine américaine
آن بی. راس نویسنده آمریکایی
ロス, アン・B
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Croatian (1)
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