WorldCat Identities

Nye, Simon 1958-

Overview
Works: 62 works in 151 publications in 3 languages and 3,777 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Made-for-TV movies  Film adaptations  Television programs  Sports films  Children's films  Television plays  Action and adventure films  Comedy films  Television comedies 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Author, Scenarist, Translator
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Simon Nye
The railway children by E Nesbit( Visual )

10 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,087 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A mother and her three Edwardian children move to a country house in Yorkshire after the mysterious disappearance of their father. The children become fascinated by a nearby train and their kindness helps them befriend an older gentleman who may be able to solve the mystery of their missing father
My family and other animals by Gerald Durrell( Visual )

5 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and Spanish and held by 587 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the dreary English weather of 1935 gets to be too much for the eccentric Durrell family, they set off for the rustic, sun-drenched Greek island of Corfu, and the unknown
Accidental death of an anarchist : a farce by Dario Fo( Book )

7 editions published between 2002 and 2015 in English and held by 281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on a true-life story it throws into relief the judicial and police corruption of 1970s Italy. Simon Nye's superb translation brings out the parallels with our situation today in witty, contemporary dialogue. The notes and introduction are by Joe Farrell, Professor of Italian at the University of Strathclyde, and world renowned translator and Fo expert
Reggie Perrin( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reggie Perrin is a bored, frustrated middle manager who might be losing his mind. Set 1 includes the complete Series 1 and 2, each featuring sharp, satirical writing and outstanding supporting casts. Reimagining of the beloved British comedy series, The Fall and Rise of Reginald Perrin. Includes twelve episodes
Men behaving badly : a novel by Simon Nye( Book )

6 editions published between 1989 and 2000 in English and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Just William( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 146 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the adventures of 11-year-old William Brown and his intrepid band of friends, 'the Outlaws.' Scruffy, irrepressible schoolboy William, despite his good intentions, invariably ends up causing chaos and getting into trouble. A hero in his own mind, William battles disapproving adults, his long-suffering parents, teachers and older siblings to see justice done. Based on Richmal Crompton's comedic short stories and books
Wideboy by Simon Nye( Book )

4 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in English and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Men behaving badly( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Flatmates Tony and Gary have a time-tested way of settling all their problems. They have a lager in front of the TV and don't talk about it. It's worked quite well for them. But now Dorothy has moved in. Is there enough lager for three?
Men behaving badly( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gary and Tony have everything a pair of single men could dream of. But then Gary goes and marries his girlfriend, Dorothy. Is this the start or the end of domestic bliss?
Men behaving badly( Visual )

30 editions published between 1991 and 2009 in English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three episodes
Men behaving badly( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sidle up to the bar. It's last call down at The Crown. The Men Behaving Badly gang are bowing out with the hilarious final trilogy of feature-length episodes. So join Gary, Tony, Dorothy and Debs in time for one last, extra-large, extra-special helping of bad behavior, British style
Mr Stink by David Walliams( Visual )

2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chloe sees Mr Stink every day, but she's never spoken to him, which isn't surprising, because he's a tramp, and he stinks. But before she knows it, Chloe has an unusual friend hiding in her garden shed when it looks like Mr Stink and his dog Duchess, might be driven out of town
Pollyanna by Walt Disney( Visual )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in English and Russian and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Every dark cloud has a silver lining and young Pollyanna knows how to find it. After the death of her father she moves in with her downcast, embittered aunt. Soon, Pollyanna charms everyone in the village she now calls home
Comedy trilogy( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Von trapped!: Maria Moogan is obsessed with "The sound of music," making it a part of her everyday life. When she travels to Salzburg to try to end her compulsion, she makes a discovery that changes her life forever. Beauty: Hideous aristocrat Tom Fitzhenry hides his face from the world in his slightly decaying family mansion. When a pretty plumber comes to fix the pipes, he is forced to venture outside-- if he is to have any chance at romance. King of fridges: Eager to prove his supervisory skills, anxious assistant manager Alan gets stuck with an obnoxious elderly trainee on the rooftop of the store when things go awry on a busy bank holiday
Men behaving badly by Simon Nye( Recording )

2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The A-Z of behaving badly by Simon Nye( Book )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Men behaving badly( Visual )

2 editions published between 1997 and 2000 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Seven episodes of riotously rude revelry
Pride by Simon Nye( Visual )

7 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two cubs, Suki and Linus, are young lions on the cusp of adulthood. With their mother Macheeba at their side, they are finding their way in the world. But, when the tranquility of the pride is cruelly disturbed by an attack from a group of lions from across the river, family, love and loyalty are all put to the test
 
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The railway children
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Simon Nye British screenwriter

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