WorldCat Identities

Roberts, Rachel 1927-1980

Overview
Works: 102 works in 497 publications in 4 languages and 12,414 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Fiction  Film adaptations  Juvenile works  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Film remakes  Sports films  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Detective and mystery films  Diaries 
Roles: Author, Actor, Performer, Costume designer, Singer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Rachel Roberts
Picnic at Hanging Rock by Peter Weir( Visual )

67 editions published between 1975 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,482 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A Valentine's Day picnic at an ancient volcanic outcropping turns to disaster for the residents of Mrs. Appleyard's school when a few young girls inexplicably vanish on Hanging Rock."--Container
This sporting life by Lindsay Anderson( Visual )

53 editions published between 1963 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 746 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Northern England, the early 1960's. Frank Machin is a coal miner who is mean, tough and ambitious enough to rise up and become an immediate professional rugby star. The rugby league team is run by local employer Weaver. Machin lodges with Mrs Hammond, whose husband was killed in an accident at Weaver's, but his impulsive and angry nature stop him from being able to reach her as he would like. He becomes increasingly frustrated with his situation. His situation is not helped by the more straightforward enticements of Mrs Weaver
Much ado about nothing by William Shakespeare( Recording )

25 editions published between 1963 and 1996 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 721 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Unabridged
All that glitters by Rachel Roberts( Book )

10 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 584 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Emily and Adriane have one thing Kara doesn't--a magic gem. But when Kara finally finds a stone of her own--a sparkly unicorn horn--it brings more trouble than anyone can handle ..."
Cry of the wolf by Rachel Roberts( Book )

6 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in English and held by 566 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"No danger is too great for Adriane and her fierce best friend the wolf, Stormbringer. When Stormbringer is lured back into the magical world, Adriane secretly follows right through the portal ..."
Saturday night and Sunday morning by Karel Reisz( Visual )

48 editions published between 1960 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 565 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1950s post-war England, the working classes faced an unappetizing choice between drudgery, degradation, and despair or the materialist blandishments of deadening suburban affluence. Arthur is the prototypical 'angry young man'--outspoken, dissatisfied with the status quo, rebelling against stifling class distinctions--insolent and self-confident, his high wages enable his disdain for following orders and his hard drinking, red-blooded weekends. He is determined to enjoy his freedom as long as he can get away with it, before being trapped by marriage into conformity, surrounded by nappies and rent books in a new housing estate
The secret of the unicorn by Rachel Roberts( Book )

4 editions published between 2002 and 2016 in English and held by 510 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Something has happened in the heart of Aldenmor. The Fairy Glen has vanished! New animal refugees are arriving in Ravenswood, including a mysterious and wild unicorn. The creature is frightened, confused, and wounded. Emily must face her greatest challenge to try and save the unicorn and learn its incredible secret
Spellsinger by Rachel Roberts( Book )

7 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in English and held by 458 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Friends Emily and Adriane must work fast to avoid a tragedy when Kara unknowingly books an evil shapeshifter to perform at a benefit concert for the Ravenswood Wildlife Preserve, the secret home to a bevy of magical animals
Circles in the stream by Rachel Roberts( Book )

4 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 389 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Emily, Adriane, and Kara discover a magic portal deep in the woods through which extraordinary animals have emerged. While they are peaceful and good, what has followed them is purely evil
O lucky man! by Lindsay Anderson( Visual )

9 editions published between 1973 and 2007 in English and held by 325 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Armed with ambition and a work ethic, coffee salesman hits the road and finds that desire alone can't bring wealth and status. Bonus features include commentary, new feature-length career profile, and vintage featurette
King Lear by William Shakespeare( Recording )

12 editions published between 1965 and 2004 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 323 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shakespeare's play about a foolish king who divides his realm between two ungrateful daughters
The Sorrows of gin by John Cheever( Visual )

10 editions published between 1979 and 2012 in English and held by 314 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of an eight year old girl's search for a sense of family amid the sophisticated and detached whirl of her parents' lives in suburban America
Agatha Christie's Murder on the Orient Express by Fiona Beddall( Visual )

10 editions published between 1982 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 291 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Detective Hercule Poirot agrees to interview all aboard the Calais Coach of the Orient Express hoping to find the killer of an American millionaire before the local police arrive
Trial by fire by Rachel Roberts( Book )

6 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in English and held by 250 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The thrilling conclusion to a six-book story arc. Fairmentals, made of Earth, Water, and Air, have tried to help Emily, Kara, and Adriane find Avalon. Soon, the Fire Fairmental finally appears but is unpredictable and potentially destructive. Will it light the way to Avalon or turn all hope to ashes?
When a stranger calls by Simon West( Visual )

5 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in English and held by 229 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A terrified babysitter, a ringing phone, and whispered threats set the stage for one of the most suspenseful chillers ever filmed
Dark mage by Rachel Roberts( Book )

3 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 222 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Emily, Kara, and Adriane hurry to find the remaining power crystals to open the Gates of Avalon and save the magical web, but they discover that in the process one of them is fated to become an evil Dark Mage
Ghost wolf by Rachel Roberts( Book )

4 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in English and held by 221 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ravenswood Manor is being haunted by mysterious ghosts who won't leave Adriane alone. To stop the haunting, Adriane must walk the spirit trail with the help of her old friend, the mistwolf Stormbringer, and recover a lost power crystal of Avalon
All's fairy in love & war by Rachel Roberts( Book )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Emily bonds with thirty baby unicorns that crash landed on Earth during their trip to the Unicorn Academy. Emily, Adriane, Kara, Ozzie, and their new friend Tweek must figure out how to teach the baby's magic before the knight attacks!
No bells on Sunday : the Rachel Roberts journals by Rachel Roberts( Book )

3 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
The secret of the unicorn
Alternative Names
Rachel Roberts acteur uit Wales (1927-1980)

Rachel Roberts actrice britannique

Rachel Roberts actrice uit Wales (1927-1980)

Rachel Roberts actriță britanică

Rachel Roberts actriu britànica

Rachel Roberts actriz británica

Rachel Roberts attrice gallese

Rachel Roberts britische Schauspielerin

Rachel Roberts British actress

Rachel Roberts herečka

Rachel Roberts pemeran perempuan asal Britania Raya

Rachel Roberts skuespiller

Робертс, Рейчел

Рэйчэл Робертс

רייצ'ל רוברטס

רייצ'ל רוברטס שחקנית בריטית

راشيل روبرتس ممثلة بريطانية

ریچل رابرتس

레이철 로버츠

レイチェル・ロバーツ

瑞切爾·羅伯茲

蕾切爾·羅伯茨 (女演員)

Languages
English (283)

Spanish (3)

Italian (2)

French (1)

Covers
All that glittersCry of the wolfThe secret of the unicornSpellsingerCircles in the streamKing LearTrial by fireWhen a stranger calls