Search - List of Books by Elisabeth Ogilvie

Elisabeth Ogilvie (May 20, 1917 - September 9, 2006) was an American writer. She was born in Boston and grew up in Dorchester, Quincy, and Roxbury.

She spent her summers on the coast of Maine. She attended schools in Dorchester and Mount Wollaston, graduating from North Quincy High School in 1934. Later she took writing courses at Harvard University.

Elisabeth Ogilvie wrote High Tide at Noon in 1944 her first of nine novels in the Bennett Island families series. She would write over 40 novels and books in her prolific career. Many of her novels dealt with life in Maine and lobstering families along the coast. She also wrote a host of young adult novels that were popular from 1950s to 1980s, such as The Fabulous Year (1958) and Beautiful Girl (1980). They generally were situated in the midcoast setting.

She lived on a farm on Gay's Island, Maine with her companion, Dorothy Simpson (1905-1998), who was also a writer, for more than 50 years.

Elisabeth Ogilvie died September 9, 2006 in Cushing, Maine.

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Total Books: 72
Strawberries in the Sea
2014 - Strawberries in the Sea [The Lover's Trilogy] (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9781608933358
ISBN-10: 1608933350
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Romance
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The Dawning of the Day
2014 - The Dawning of the Day [The Lover's Trilogy] (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9781608933334
ISBN-10: 1608933334
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Romance
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The Seasons Hereafter
2014 - The Seasons Hereafter [The Lover's Trilogy] (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9781608933372
ISBN-10: 1608933377
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Romance
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Whistle for a Wind/How Wide the Heart
2003 - Whistle for a Wind/how Wide the Heart (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780892726257
ISBN-10: 0892726253
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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The Ebbing Tide
2000 - The Ebbing Tide [G K Hall Large Print Perennial Bestseller Collection] (Hardcover)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780783888019
ISBN-10: 0783888015
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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The Summer of the Osprey
2000 - The Summer of the Osprey [Joanna Bennett's Island Series, Book 8] (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780892724987
ISBN-10: 0892724986
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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Storm Tide
2000 - Storm Tide [Thorndike Press Large Print Perennial Bestsellers Series] (Hardcover)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780783888002
ISBN-10: 0783888007
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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High Tide at Noon
1999 - High Tide at Noon [G K Hall Large Print Perennial Bestseller Collection] (Hardcover)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780783885544
ISBN-10: 0783885547
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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The Day Before Winter
1997 - The Day Before Winter [Joanna Bennett's Island Series, Book 9] (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780892724291
ISBN-10: 0892724293
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Romance
  • Currently 5/5 Stars.
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The World of Jennie G
1994 - The World of Jennie G [Jennie Trilogy, Book 2] (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780892723461
ISBN-10: 0892723467
Genre: Literature & Fiction
  • Currently 5/5 Stars.
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Jennie Glenroy
1994 - Jennie Glenroy [Jennie Trilogy] (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780892723508
ISBN-10: 0892723505
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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My World Is an Island
1991 - My World Is an Island (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780892722884
ISBN-10: 0892722886
Genres: Arts & Photography, Biographies & Memoirs
  • Currently 3.7/5 Stars.
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When the Music Stopped
1990 - When the Music Stopped [Large Print] (Other)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780896219663
ISBN-10: 0896219666
Genre: Mystery, Thriller & Suspense
  • Currently 4/5 Stars.
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Turn Around Twice
1988 - Turn Around Twice (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780884113393
ISBN-10: 0884113396
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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The World of Jennie G
1987 - The World of Jennie G (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780070477896
ISBN-10: 0070477892
Genre: Literature & Fiction
  • Currently 4.3/5 Stars.
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Theme for Reason
1986 - Theme for Reason (Hardcover)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780891903949
ISBN-10: 0891903941
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Nonfiction
  • Currently 5/5 Stars.
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Call Home the Heart
1985 - Call Home the Heart (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780884113287
ISBN-10: 0884113280
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My Summer Love
1985 - My Summer Love [Wildfire] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780590332668
ISBN-10: 059033266X
Genres: Romance, Teen & Young Adult
  • Currently 3.5/5 Stars.
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No Evil Angels
1983 - No Evil Angels (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780884113355
ISBN-10: 0884113353
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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The Road to Nowhere
1983 - The Road to Nowhere (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780070477001
ISBN-10: 0070477000
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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A Forgotten Girl
1983 - A Forgotten Girl [A Windswept Novel] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780590325448
ISBN-10: 0590325442
  • Currently 3.8/5 Stars.
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