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Winston Graham - Author

About the Author

Winston Graham was the author of more than forty novels, including The Walking Stick, Angell, Pearl and Little God, Stephanie and Tremor. His novels have been widely translated and his famous Poldark series has been developed into two television series shown in twenty-two countries. Six of Winston Graham's books have been filmed for the big screen, the most notable being Marnie, directed by Alfred Hitchcock. Winston Graham was a Fellow of the Royal Society of Literature and in 1983 was awarded the OBE. He died in July 2003.

Featured books by Winston Graham

Jeremy Poldark A Novel of Cornwall 1790-1791

Jeremy Poldark A Novel of Cornwall 1790-1791

Author: Winston Graham Format: Paperback Release Date: 08/09/2016

'From the incomparable Winston Graham ...who has everything that anyone else has, then a whole lot more' Guardian Jeremy Poldark is followed by the fourth book in this evocative series, Warleggan.

Demelza

Demelza

Author: Winston Graham Format: Paperback Release Date: 12/02/2015

Demelza Carne, the impoverished miner's daughter Ross Poldark rescued from a fairground rabble, is now his wife. But the events of these turbulent years test their marriage and their love. Demelza's efforts to adapt to the ways of the gentry - and her husband - bring her confusion and heartache, despite her joy in the birth of their first child. Ross begins a bitter struggle for the rights of the mining communities - and sows the seed of an enduring enmity with powerful George Warleggan. 'From the incomparable Winston Graham ...who has everything that anyone else has, then a whole lot more' Guardian

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Ross Poldark

Ross Poldark

Author: Winston Graham Format: Paperback Release Date: 12/02/2015

Tired from a grim war in America, Ross Poldark returns to his land and his family. But the joyful homecoming he has anticipated turns sour, for his father is dead, his estate is derelict and the girl he loves is engaged to his cousin. But his sympathy for the destitute miners and farmers of the district leads him to rescue a half-starved urchin girl from a fairground brawl and take her home - an act which alters the whole course of his life ...'From the incomparable Winston Graham ...who has everything that anyone else has, then a whole lot more' Guardian

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Other books by Winston Graham

The Twisted Sword

The Twisted Sword

Author: Winston Graham Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 31/08/2019

The Twisted Sword is the eleventh novel in Winston Graham's hugely popular Poldark series, which has become a television phenomenon starring Aidan Turner. Cornwall 1815. Demelza sees a horseman riding down the valley and senses disruption to the domestic contentment she has fought so hard to achieve. For Ross has little option but to accept the summons - and travel to Paris with his family, as an 'observer' of the French armed forces. Parisian life begins well with an exhilarating round of balls and parties. But the return of Napoleon brings separation, distrust and danger to the Poldarks . . . and always for Demelza there is the shadow of the secret she does not even share with Ross. The Twisted Sword is followed by the eleventh book in the Poldark series, Bella Poldark.

The Loving Cup

The Loving Cup

Author: Winston Graham Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 25/07/2019

The Loving Cup is the tenth novel in Winston Graham's hugely popular Poldark series, and continues the story after the fifth TV series, which has become a television phenomenon starring Aidan Turner. Cornwall 1813. A silver cup lies half-forgotten in a dank cave, amongst a pile of stolen goods. Yet the tiny vessel and its inscription Amor gignit amorem haunts the lives of the still-feuding Poldark and Warleggan families, as Ross, Demelza and the ambitious and powerful Sir George Warleggan watch their children make the decisions that will shape their destinies. In the closing years of the wars against Napoleon, for Jeremy and Clowance, and for arrogant, cynical Valentine Warleggan, these are troubled and momentous times . . . The Loving Cup is followed by the eleventh book in the Poldark series, The Twisted Sword. 'From the incomparable Winston Graham . . . who has everything that anyone else has, and then a whole lot more.' Guardian

Bella Poldark

Bella Poldark

Author: Winston Graham Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 25/07/2019

Bella Poldark is the twelfth and final novel in Winston Graham's hugely popular Poldark series, and continues the story after the fifth TV series, which has become a television phenomenon starring Aidan Turner. The enchanting saga of Ross, Demelza and the Poldark family concludes in this, the last book in the epic series. Bella, the Poldarks' youngest daughter, is a precociously talented singer and is encouraged to pursue a career by her old flame and by a distinguished French conductor who has more in mind than Bella's music . . . Meanwhile, Valentine Warleggan, whose existence keeps open the old wounds of the feud between Ross and George, leads an increasingly wayward existence. And Clowance, the Poldarks' widowed daughter, is considering remarrying to one of two rival suitors. But a cloud hangs over Cornwall, as a murderer stalks the villages looking for new victims . . . 'From the incomparable Winston Graham . . . who has everything that anyone else has, and then a whole lot more.' Guardian

The Twisted Sword

The Twisted Sword

Author: Winston Graham Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 25/07/2019

The Twisted Sword is the eleventh novel in Winston Graham's hugely popular Poldark series, and continues the story after the fifth TV series, which has become a television phenomenon starring Aidan Turner. Cornwall 1815. Demelza sees a horseman riding down the valley and senses disruption to the domestic contentment she has fought so hard to achieve. For Ross has little option but to accept the summons - and travel to Paris with his family, as an 'observer' of the French armed forces. Parisian life begins well with an exhilarating round of balls and parties. But the return of Napoleon brings separation, distrust and danger to the Poldarks . . . and always for Demelza there is the shadow of the secret she does not even share with Ross. The Twisted Sword is followed by the twelfth book in the Poldark series, Bella Poldark.

The Miller's Dance

The Miller's Dance

Author: Winston Graham Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 11/07/2019

The Miller's Dance is the ninth novel in Winston Graham's hugely popular Poldark series, and continues the story after the fifth TV series, which has become an international phenomenon, starring Aidan Turner. Cornwall 1812. At Nampara, the Poldark family finds the new year brings involvement in more than one unexpected venture. For Ross and Demelza there is some surprising - and worrying - news. And Clowance, newly returned from her London triumphs, finds that her entanglement with Stephen Carrington brings not only happiness but heartache. As the armies battle in Spain, and the political situation at home becomes daily more obscure, the Poldark and Warleggan families find themselves thrust into a turbulent new era as complex and changing as the patterns of the Miller's Dance . . . The Miller's Dance is followed by the tenth book in the Poldark series, The Loving Cup. 'From the incomparable Winston Graham . . . who has everything that anyone else has, and then a whole lot more.' Guardian

The Stranger From The Sea

The Stranger From The Sea

Author: Winston Graham Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 11/07/2019

The Stranger From the Sea is the eighth novel in Winston Graham's hugely popular Poldark series, and continues the story after the fifth TV series, which has become an international phenomenon, starring Aidan Turner. Cornwall 1810. The Poldark family awaits the return of Ross from his mission to Wellington's army in Portugal. But their ordered existence ends with Jeremy Poldark's dramatic rescue of the stranger from the sea. Stephen Carrington's arrival in the Poldark household changes all their lives. For Clowance and Jeremy in particular, the children of Ross and Demelza, Stephen's advent is the key to a new world - one of both love and danger. The Stranger From The Sea is followed by the ninth book in the Poldark series, The Miller's Dance.

Angry Tide

Angry Tide

Author: Winston Graham Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 24/04/2018

The basis of the fourth season of the television phenomenon starring Aidan Turner, The Angry Tide is the seventh novel in Winston Graham's hugely popular Poldark series. Cornwall, towards the end of the 18th century. Ross Poldark sits for the borough of Truro as Member of Parliament - his time divided between London and Cornwall, his heart divided about his wife, Demelza. His old feud with George Warleggan still flares - as does the illicit love between Morwenna and Drake, Demelza's brother. Before the new century dawns, George and Ross will be drawn together by a loss greater than their rivalry - and Morwenna and Drake by a tragedy that brings them hope . . . The Angry Tide is followed by the eighth book in the Poldark series, The Stranger From The Sea.

Poldark. Book 2. Demelza

Poldark. Book 2. Demelza

Author: Winston Graham Format: eBook Release Date: 05/12/2017

Devochka, kotoruyu Ross Poldark spas odnazhdy na yarmarke ot shajki raz"e;yarennyh podrostkov, vyrosla i vyshla za nego zamuzh. No trudnye, bogatye neprostymi sobytiyami gody stali dlya ih braka i lyubvi surovym ispytaniem na prochnost'. V to vremya kak Ross boretsya za prava obshchiny, Demel'za primeryaet na sebya obraz zhizni dzhentri, melkopomestnogo dvoryanstva, k kotoromu prinadlezhit ee muzh, - i ee neostorozhnye postupki privodyat k tragedii. Po motivam romanov o Poldarkah v 1975-1976 godah Britanskoj veshchatel'noj korporaciej BBC byl snyat znamenityj teleserial. Novaya ehkranizaciya, anglo-amerikanskogo proizvodstva, nachata v 2015 g. V glavnyh rolyah EHjdan Terner ("e;Hobbit"e;, "e;Skrizhali sud'by"e;, "e;Klinika"e;) i EHleanor Tomlinson ("e;Puaro"e;, "e;Dzhek - pokoritel' velikanov"e;, "e;Alisa v Strane CHudes"e;). Vpervye na russkom!

The Four Swans

The Four Swans

Author: Winston Graham Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 01/06/2017

The Four Swans is the masterful sixth novel in Winston Graham's hugely popular Poldark series, which has become a television phenomenon starring Aidan Turner. Cornwall 1795-1797. Although Ross Poldark - now something of a war hero - seems secure in his hard-won prosperity, a new dilemma faces him in the sudden infatuation of a young naval officer for his wife Demelza. All four women - the four swans - whose lives touch Ross's, face a crisis in these years. For his wife Demelza, his old love Elizabeth, his friend's new wife Caroline and for the unhappy Morwenna Chynoweth these are times of stress and conflict. The Four Swans is followed by the seventh book in the Poldark series, The Angry Tide.

The Black Moon

The Black Moon

Author: Winston Graham Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 01/06/2017

The Black Moon is the enthralling fifth novel in Winston Graham's hugely popular Poldark series, which has become a television phenomenon starring Aidan Turner. Cornwall 1794. The birth of a son to Elizabeth and George Warleggan serves only to accentuate the rift between the Poldark and Warleggan families. And when Morwenna Chynoweth, now governess to Elizabeth's eldest son, grows to love Drake Carne, Demelza's brother, the enduring rivalry between George and Ross finds a new focus for bitter enmity and conflict. The Black Moon is followed by the sixth book in the Poldark series, The Four Swans.

ROSS POLDARK

ROSS POLDARK

Author: Winston Graham Format: eBook Release Date: 22/03/2017

Ross Poldark vozvrashchaetsya v Angliyu c vojny, mechtaya o schastlivoj zhizni so svoej vozlyublennoj. I uznaet, chto za dva goda, provedennyh im na chuzhbine, zdes' proizoshlo nemalo pechal'nyh peremen. Ego izbrannica sobiraetsya zamuzh za drugogo, otec umer, a pomest'e prishlo v upadok. Rossu nichego ne ostaetsya, kak stroit' novuyu zhizn' na ruinah prezhnej. Zahvatyvayushchaya saga razvorachivaetsya na produvaemyh vetrami ravninah Kornuolla. YArkie geroi, udivitel'nye sud'by, uvlekatel'nye syuzhetnye linii - Uinstonu Grehmu udalos' sozdat' nezabyvaemyj shedevr. Po motivam romanov o Poldarkah v 1975-1976 godah Britanskoj veshchatel'noj korporaciej BBC byl snyat znamenityj teleserial. Novaya ehkranizaciya, anglo-amerikanskogo proizvodstva, nachata v 2015 g. V glavnyh rolyah EHjdan Terner ("e;Hobbit "e;Skrizhali sud'by "e;Klinika i EHleanor Tomlinson ("e;Puaro "e;Dzhek - pokoritel' velikanov "e;Alisa v Strane CHudes.

Todlicher Dank

Todlicher Dank

Author: Winston Graham Format: eBook Release Date: 24/02/2017

Sie hatte ihm den Weg zum erfolgreichen Dramatiker mit allen Mitteln geebnet. Als sie dann unheilbar erkrankt und er zudem an die groe Liebe seines Lebens gerat, da kommt es zu dieser unbegreiflichen Tat.Er droht, an seiner Schuld zu zerbrechen, und will sie tilgen - koste es, was es wolle ... (Dieser Text bezieht sich auf eine fruhere Ausgabe.)

Debbie

Debbie

Author: Winston Graham Format: eBook Release Date: 24/02/2017

Debbie glaubt nicht daran, da sich je ein Mann fur sie interessieren konnte. Erst Leigh macht ihr klar, da ein Iahmes Bein kein Hindernis bedeuten mu. Bis sie eines Tages entdeckt, da er ihre Liebe nicht uneigennutzig gesucht hat. Leigh will mit ihrer Hilfe den Coup seines Lebens landen ...In diesem Roman variiert Winston Graham das Thema seines weltberuhmten, von Hitchcock verfilmten Psychoschockers "e;Marnie"e; - die Geschichte einer Liebe, die in einen Kriminalfall umschlagt. (Dieser Text bezieht sich auf eine fruhere Ausgabe.)

Das Ratsel der Anya Stonaris

Das Ratsel der Anya Stonaris

Author: Winston Graham Format: eBook Release Date: 24/02/2017

Durch die Wirklichkeitsnahe und die Lebendigkeit der Erzahlung wird der Leser von der ersten bis zur letzten Seite in Atem gehalten. (Dieser Text bezieht sich auf eine fruhere Ausgabe.)

Jeremy Poldark A Novel of Cornwall 1790-1791

Jeremy Poldark A Novel of Cornwall 1790-1791

Author: Winston Graham Format: Paperback Release Date: 08/09/2016

'From the incomparable Winston Graham ...who has everything that anyone else has, then a whole lot more' Guardian Jeremy Poldark is followed by the fourth book in this evocative series, Warleggan.

Warleggan

Warleggan

Author: Winston Graham Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 08/09/2016

Warleggan is the fourth novel in Winston Graham's hugely popular Poldark series, which has become a television phenomenon starring Aidan Turner. Cornwall 1792. Ross plunges into a highly speculative mining venture which threatens not only his family's financial security but also his turbulent marriage to Demelza. When Ross and Elizabeth's old attraction rekindles itself, Demelza retaliates by becoming dangerously involved with a handsome Scottish cavalry officer. With bankruptcy an increasingly real possibility, the Poldarks seem to be facing disaster on all fronts. Warleggan is followed by the fifth book in this bestselling series, The Black Moon.

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