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Tabori, Kristoffer

Overview
Works: 36 works in 167 publications in 1 language and 5,782 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Domestic fiction  Drama  Young adult works  Film adaptations  Radio plays  Detective and mystery stories  History  Bildungsromans 
Roles: Narrator, Performer, Actor
Classifications: PS3555.U4, 813.54
Publication Timeline
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Publications by  Kristoffer Tabori Publications by Kristoffer Tabori
Most widely held works by Kristoffer Tabori
Middlesex by Jeffrey Eugenides ( Recording )
19 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,350 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In the spring of 1974, Calliope Stephanides, a student at a girls' school in Grosse Pointe, Michigan, finds herself drawn to a chain-smoking, strawberry blonde classmate with a gift for acting. The passion that furtively develops between them--along with Callie's failure to develop--leads Callie to suspect that she is not like other girls. In fact, she is not really a girl at all
Rappaccini's daughter ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1980 and 2001 in English and held by 580 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This story is set in 18th century, Italy. A young scholar falls in love with a beautiful, yet forbidden, girl who tends her father's poison garden
Invasion of the body snatchers by Jack Finney ( Recording )
10 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 576 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Plant-like extraterrestrials have invaded Santa Mira, a small town in California, replicating the villagers in giant seed "pods" and taking possession of their souls while they sleep. In a terrifying race, for his life, Dr. Bennell escapes to warn the world of the deadly invasion of the pod people
Pathfinder by Orson Scott Card ( Recording )
11 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 531 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Thirteen-year-old Rigg has a secret ability to see the paths of others' pasts, but revelations after his father's death set him on a dangerous quest that brings new threats from those who would either control his destiny or kill him
Private lives by Noel Coward ( Recording )
6 editions published between 1994 and 2006 in English and held by 459 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Humorous play about four mismatched lovers on the French Riviera
Beyond the outposts by Max Brand ( Recording )
12 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 360 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Follows the tracks of young Lew Dorset as he searches for his father, from pre-Civil War Virginia to the prairies of the West. Lew battles the Cheyenne, and shelters with the Sioux, absorbing their culture while his friend Chuck Morris marries an Indian woman. When Lew later tries to reconcile Chuck with his abandoned wife and son, he falls into great danger
Saint Joan by Bernard Shaw ( Recording )
8 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Irish playwright's dramatic presentation of Joan of Arc as peasant, genius, saint and fifteenth century feminist
Knife music by David Carnoy ( )
7 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Kristen Kroiter was sixteen when she was injured in a car accident. Dr. Ted Cogan had saved her life, but now the police were questioning him about her, in intimate detail. Why? What had she told them? Nothing. She'd committed suicide. This is the story of a doctor struggling to clear his name after being accused of raping and causing the suicide of Kristen. The novel pits Cogan, a surgeon and self-described womanizer, against Hank Madden, a handicapped veteran detective. It's not clear who is victim and who is victimizer as the dispassionate Madden grapples with his prejudices and obsession with bringing Cogan to justice at any cost
Tales from Lovecraft Middle School by Charles Gilman ( Recording )
3 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Strange things are happening at Lovecraft Middle School. Rats are leaping from lockers. Students are disappearing. The school library is a labyrinth of secret corridors. And the science teacher is acting very peculiar ... in fact, he just might be a monster-in-disguise. Twelve-year-old Robert Arthur knew that seventh grade was going to be weird, but this is ridiculous!
Fallen angels by Walter Dean Myers ( Recording )
7 editions published between 1994 and 2009 in English and held by 206 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The love and friendship between two married couples and best friends are put to the test when a postcard arrives with a picture of Capri on one side, and on the other, news of the imminent arrival of a certain handsome Frenchman
Fools die by Mario Puzo ( )
6 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Encompassing America's golden triangle of corruption, New York, Hollywood, and Las Vegas, this novel involves high rollers and big-time hustlers in a vibrant atmosphere of greed, lust, violence and betrayal
The sibyl by Pär Lagerkvist ( )
8 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In this powerful, poetic, and moving parable, the Wandering Jew of medieval Christian legend journeys to Delphi to consult the famed oracle of the pagans. He is turned away but not before learning that one of the most adept of the old priestesses, or sibyls, lives in disgrace in the mountains above the Temple. In her rude goat-hut he seeks the meaning of his disastrous brush with the son of God. She reveals that she, too, has been touched by the son of a god, a very different son, not quite human, born of her own body. He dwells with her as a constant reminder of the betrayal of her mystical and erotic union with the divine, her punishment, and--perhaps--her redemption
Fame island by Jonathan Lowe ( )
7 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When a tabloid writer uncovers the truth behind the disappearance of a mega-lotto winner, he hears the words, "You're hired". But for Jude Johnstone, this could be one dangerous reality show. First he must find Howard Rosen's son, then negotiate the purchase of a Caribbean island for them, and finally stage a coup against the corrupt governor of a neighboring island. Howard, of course, wants credit for all of it. Why? For the same reason he engineered his disappearance in the first place, the instant after picking up his check--to be famous for more than fifteen minutes. But will Jude write this story Howard's way and make him the hero? Or will romance detour him?
The Easter parade by Richard Yates ( Recording )
4 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Children of divorced parents, sisters Sarah and Emily Grimes are observed over four decades and grow into two very different women. Sarah is stable and stalwart, settling into an unhappy marriage. Emily is precocious and independent, struggling with one unsatisfactory love affair after another
A good school [a novel] by Richard Yates ( )
2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
From the critically-acclaimed author of Revolutionary Road, a spare and autumnal tale of a New England prep school tells the stories of William Grove, the nervous editor of the school paper; Jack Draper, the crippled chemistry teacher; and Edith Stone, the schoolmaster's daughter, who falls for the most celebrated boy in the class of 1943
The Dybbuk by S An-Ski ( )
5 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in English and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"In the folklore of Eastern European Jewry, a dybbuk is a wandering soul that comes to rest in the body of a living person. In this case, the dybbuk is an improverished student that possesses a young bride on her wedding day. She is taken to a great Chasidic rabbi for exorcism. But before he can expel the spirit, the sage must discover who the dybbuk was in life, why he has possed the maiden, and, most important, how to balance the scales of cosmic justice"--Container
Tales from Lovecraft Middle School by Charles Gilman ( )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
11-year-old Robert Arthur must vanquish Professor Gargoyle and learn the creepy origin story of the brand new Lovecraft Middle School (LMS)
Twisted Tree [a novel] by Kent Meyers ( Recording )
2 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Hayley Jo Zimmerman is gone and the people of the small-town of Twisted Tree must come to terms with this terrible event--their loss, their place in it and the secrets they all carry
The colony by Jillian Marie Weise ( Recording )
5 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Island One is a celestial utopia, and David Adams is its most perfect creation--a man with a brain as advanced as any computer and a body free of human frailties. But David is a prisoner--a captive of the colony that created him--destined to spend the days of his life in an island-sized cylinder that circles a doomed and desperate home planet. Thousands of miles below him, a world trembles; its people cringe in terror and despair in anticipation of an impending apocalypse. And fate has cast one extraordinary human in the role of savior. David Adams has a plan--one that will ultimately ensure the salvation of his species--or its annihilation
A good school [a novel] by Richard Yates ( Recording )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Richard Yates, who died in 1992, is today ranked by many readers, scholars, and critics alongside such titans of modern American fiction as Updike, Roth, Irving, Vonnegut, and Mailer. In this work, he offers a spare and autumnal novel about a New England prep school. At once a meditation on the twilight of youth and an examination of America's entry into World War II, A Good School tells the stories of William Grove, the quiet boy who becomes an editor of the school newspaper ; Jack Draper, a crippled chemistry teacher ; and Edith Stone, the schoolmaster's young daughter, who falls in love with most celebrated boy in the class of 1943.--Container
 
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