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Packer, Ann 1959-

Overview
Works: 21 works in 134 publications in 8 languages and 11,322 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Domestic fiction  Drama  Short stories  Television adaptations  Bildungsromans 
Classifications: PS3616.A33, 813.54
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Ann Packer
The dive from Clausen's pier by Ann Packer ( Book )
29 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in English and held by 3,889 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When her fiance Mike is left paralyzed following a tragic accident, Carrie Bell begins to question her familiar world, from her everyday life in Wisconsin to her relationships, as she sets out to rediscover her own identity
Songs without words by Ann Packer ( Book )
18 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and held by 2,670 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Chronicles the long-time friendship between Liz and Sarabeth, a relationship that is forged in childhood and sustained through the decades that follow, until both women are forced to reexamine their lives in the wake of a devastating crisis
Swim back to me by Ann Packer ( Book )
12 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and held by 2,194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Packer's sterling collection of stories is framed by two novellas: "Walk for Mankind" about teenager Richard Appleby and his bittersweet relationship with Sasha Horowitz, a rebellious, risk-taking 14-year-old, who has a clandestine affair with a drug dealer; and, "Things Said or Done" set three decades later, when Sasha, now 51 and divorced, has become Richard's caretaker
Songs without words by Ann Packer ( Recording )
15 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 732 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Liz and Sarabeth were childhood neighbors in the suburbs of northern California, brought as close as sisters by the suicide of Sarabeth's mother when the girls were just sixteen. In the decades that followed their relationship remained a source of continuity and strength. But when Liz's adolescent daughter enters dangerous waters that threaten to engulf the family, the fault lines in the women's friendship are revealed, and both Liz and Sarabeth are forced to reexamine their most deeply held beliefs about their connection
Swim back to me by Ann Packer ( Recording )
5 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 539 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of short stories
Mendocino and other stories by Ann Packer ( Book )
10 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in English and held by 524 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of short fiction includes the titles story, "Nerves," and "Babies," and seven other tales that explore the lives of ordinary but memorable characters
The dive from Clausen's Pier ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Just as Carrie comes to the difficult realization that she's no longer in love with Mike, her childhood sweetheart and fiance, a tragic diving accident leaves him paralyzed. Confused, Carrie makes a rash decision to escape her small-town life and heads to New York City to rendezvous with a mysterious older man she just met. Amid the craziness of Manhattan, Carrie attempts to figure out once and for all where she belongs in the world
The dive from Clausen's pier by Ann Packer ( Recording )
6 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 161 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When her fiancé is left paralyzed following a tragic accident, a woman begins to question her familiar world, from her everyday life to her relationships, as she sets out to rediscover her own identity
Muziek in de verte by Ann Packer ( Book )
2 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in Dutch and held by 133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
De jarenlange vriendschap tussen twee sterk verschillende vrouwen wordt op de proef gesteld als een jong familielid een zelfmoordpoging onderneemt
De duik by Ann Packer ( Book )
5 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in Dutch and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Als haar vriend door een ongelukkige duik verlamd raakt, staat een jonge vrouw voor een moeilijke keuze
Un amour de jeunesse : roman by Ann Packer ( Book )
9 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in French and English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Carrie Bell est une jeune fille de 23 ans qui étouffe dans son milieu, elle remet sa vie en question le jour où son fiancé, victime d'un grave accident, tombe dans le coma puis devient tétraplégique. Elle choisit alors de tout quitter pour New York où elle trouve amour et succès, mais le remord la poursuit
Il pontile di Clausen by Ann Packer ( Book )
4 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in Italian and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Chansons sans paroles by Ann Packer ( Book )
4 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in French and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Liz et Sarabeth sont amies depuis l'enfance. Elles ont traversé ensemble les bonheurs, les deuils ou les désillusions. L'une est mariée, l'autre affronte la solitude en se jetant à corps perdu dans le travail, mais rien ne semble pouvoir entamer le lien qui les unit. Pourtant lorsque Lauren, la fille de Liz, tente de se suicider, tout bascule. Leur amitié s'étiole inexorablement
Dang ni xian shuo zai jian by Bake ( Book )
2 editions published in 2010 in Chinese and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
<> by Ann Packer ( Book )
2 editions published in 2007 in Hebrew and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Skok do neznáma by Ann Packer ( Book )
2 editions published in 2004 in Czech and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Chang yi shang de tian shi by Ann Packer ( Book )
1 edition published in 2010 in Chinese and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Kurōzen sanbashi no sazanami ( Book )
1 edition published in 2004 in Japanese and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
The dive from Clausen's Pier by Ann Packer ( )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Mendocino : and other stories by Ann Packer ( Book )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Paḳer, An 1959-
パッカー, アン
Languages
English (102)
French (12)
Dutch (7)
Italian (4)
Chinese (3)
Hebrew (2)
Czech (2)
Japanese (1)
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