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Richardson, Nancy

Overview
Works: 69 works in 137 publications in 5 languages and 15,249 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Romance films  Horror films  Biography  Vampire films  Action and adventure films  Apocalyptic films  Science fiction films  Juvenile works 
Roles: Film editor, Author, Singer, Collector, Performer, Editor
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Nancy Richardson
Divergent( Visual )

2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 1,878 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a world where people are divided into distinct factions based on human virtues, Tris Prior is warned she is Divergent and will never fit into any one group. When she discovers a conspiracy by a faction leader to destroy all Divergents, Tris must learn to trust in the mysterious Four and together they must find out what makes being Divergent so dangerous before it's too late
Stand and deliver by Edward James Olmos( Visual )

5 editions published between 1990 and 2015 in English and French and held by 1,838 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jaime Escalante is a mathematics teacher in a school in a hispanic neighbourhood. Convinced that his students have potential, he adopts unconventional teaching methods to try and turn gang members and no-hopers into some of the country's top algebra and calculus students. Based on a true story
Warm Bodies by Jonathan Levine( Visual )

2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 1,350 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An unlikely romance between a beautiful human teen and a sensitive undead slacker sets off a chain of events with the power to transform the world
Thirteen by Catherine Hardwicke( Visual )

9 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and held by 989 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Los Angeles teenager and overachiever Tracy is an excellent student in her seventh grade class and gets along well with her mother, Melanie. She fears that she's not cool enough to be friends with Evie, the most popular girl in school. Fueled with genuine adolescent energy, Tracy follows Evie's lead into the harsh realities of sex, drugs, and hard-edged adventure. Consumed with temptations and conflicting desires, Tracy loses her good-girl identity, greatly affecting her relationship with her mom
Lords of Dogtown by Catherine Hardwicke( Visual )

6 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 902 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the true story of the legendary Z-Boys, this film is a fictionalized take on a brilliant group of young skateboarders who perfect their craft in the empty swimming pools of unsuspecting suburban homeowners, pioneering a thrilling new sport
My family Mi familia by Gregory Nava( Visual )

2 editions published between 2004 and 2015 in English and held by 832 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the three-generation saga of the Sanchez family as told by the eldest son. From the beginnings of his father's journey from Mexico to California in the 1920s, to his brother Chucho's tragic rebellion of the 1950s, to the stark realities of modern day, the struggle to live the American dream is sometimes darkened but never diminished for Paco Sanchez and his family
Selena( Visual )

4 editions published between 1997 and 2006 in English and Spanish and held by 776 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the story of the Grammy Award-winning South Texas singer whose life tragically ended just as she was taking Tejano music into mainstream America
Eclipse by Stephenie Meyer( Visual )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 692 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It all begins with a choice. In the third chapter of Stephenie Meyer's phenomenal Twilight series, Bella Swan is surrounded by danger as Seattle is hit by a string of murders and an evil vampire continues her quest for revenge. In the midst of it all, Bella is forced to choose between her love, Edward Cullen, and her friend, Jacob Black, knowing that her decision may ignite the ageless struggle between vampire and werewolf
Carrie by Brian De Palma( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 685 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the best-selling Stephen King novel, Carrie catches the mind, shakes it and refuses to let it go. Starring Sissy Spacek and Piper Laurie, John Travolta and Amy Irving, this ultimate revenge fantasy is one of the all-time great horror classics! At the center of the terror is Carrie, a tortured high-school misfit with no confidence, no friends...and no idea about the extent of her secret powers of telekinesis. But when her psychotic mother and sadistic classmates finally go too far, the once-shy teen becomes an unrestrained, vengeance-seeking powerhouse who, with the help of her ₁special gift,₂ causes all hell to break loose in a famed cinematic frenzy of blood, fire and brimstone!
Monica : from fear to victory by Monica Seles( Book )

8 editions published between 1996 and 1998 in English and Dutch and held by 616 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Relaas van de bekende proftennister die na een aanslag op haar leven na veel problemen weer terugkeerde in het tenniscircuit
Selma, Lord, Selma( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 556 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in 1965, during the turbulent early days of the right-to-vote movement. The story of a young schoolgirl in Selma, Alabama, who is inspired by Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. to resist the degradation that her fellow African-Americans are suffering
Feel no fear : the power, passion, and politics of a life in gymnastics by Bela Karolyi( Book )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 538 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The struggle to reshape U.S. gymnastics led Karolyi to raise his voice against the scoring controversies that threatened and sometimes eclipsed the careers of Mary Lou Retton, Kim Zmeskal, Kristie Phillips, and Diane Durham, as well as against the biases and politics that are part of the U.S. and international system of the sport. Once again, he made powerful enemies
A journey : the autobiography of Apolo Anton Ohno by Apolo Anton Ohno( Book )

2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 526 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The autobiography of the controversial young American who won gold and silver medals in speed skating at the 2002 Winter Olympics
Promises by Nancy Ann Richardson( Book )

6 editions published between 1995 and 1998 in English and Undetermined and held by 428 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With the help of her friend Anakin Solo, Tahiri, a young girl raised by the treacherous Tusken Raiders, sets out to prove herself worthy and to discover the secret of her past and mystery of her real parents
The golden globe by Nancy Ann Richardson( Book )

9 editions published between 1995 and 1998 in English and held by 417 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Every night, Anakin Solo and his friend Tahiri both have the same dream of going down the river by the academy on a raft. In the dream they are drawn by the Force, but for all they know, it could be the dark side! There is only one way to find out for sure. They have to go down the river all by themselves--for real!
Lyric's world by Nancy Ann Richardson( Book )

8 editions published between 1996 and 1998 in English and Undetermined and held by 412 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Anakin and Tahiri are off on an adventure to the distant moon of Yavin 8! There they will help their alien friend Lyric join the "elders," the adults of her race. To do it, she must go through a strange and wonderful change. And when it is over, Lyric won't look anything like her old self!
Riding for my life by Julie Krone( Book )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 405 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Winning every day : gold medal advice for a happy, healthy life! by Shannon Miller( Book )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 341 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gymnast Shannon Miller writes about her dreams and achieving these dreams
Heartbeat voices of First Nations women( Recording )

1 edition published in 1995 in Multiple languages and held by 263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Money for nothing by Ramon Menendez( Visual )

3 editions published between 1993 and 2011 in English and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Joey Coyle, an unemployed longshoreman, stumbled upon $1.2 million in unmarked, untraceable currancy that had fallen off an armored truck and wanted to keep it. He turns to his girlfriend, Monica, to help him launder the loot. but keeping a million-dollar secret is harder than it looks, especially when Joey begins upgrading his social standing with extravagant gestures -- such as picking up enormous bar tabs for his friends. As an investigating police detective closes in, and one by one Joey's friends, eager for a reward, turn against him, he quickly discovers that it takes more than found money to land on easy street, and there's no such thing as "money for nothing."
 
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Monica : from fear to victory
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Richardson, Nancy

Richardson, Nancy A.

Richardson, Nancy Ann.

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A journey : the autobiography of Apolo Anton OhnoPromisesThe golden globeLyric's worldRiding for my lifeWinning every day : gold medal advice for a happy, healthy life!