Books Nine Coaches Waiting by Mary Stewart Paperback, 342 pages, Independent Pub Group, List Price: $16.95 | purchase close overlay Buy Featured Book TitleNine Coaches WaitingAuthorMary Stewart Your purchase helps support NPR programming. How? Amazon Independent Booksellers Book Summary Charmed in spite of herself, English governess Linda Martin is baffled by the increasingly strange behavior of the de Valmys. Genres: Mysteries, Thrillers & Crime Fiction Also by Mary Stewart The Crystal Cave Facebook Twitter Flipboard Email NPR stories about Nine Coaches Waiting 100 Best Books Happy Ever After: 100 Swoon-Worthy Romances July 29, 2015 It's the NPR Books Summer of Love, so to celebrate, we asked our readers to nominate their favorite romances. And the results are in: 100 love stories to help every reader find a happy ever after.