WorldCat Identities

Jones, Laura 1951-

Publication Timeline
.
Most widely held works by Laura Jones
Possession by Sarah Michelle Gellar( Visual )

25 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 1,155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Roland is an academic researcher who discovers some important letters written by a famous Victorian poet, Randolph Henry Ash. Ash was presumed to have been totally devoted to his wife, but Roland finds letters written to another unnamed woman, and soon determines that the intended recipient was another, less well-known poet, Christabel LaMotte. Roland contacts Maud, an expert on LaMotte's life and work. Despite her skepticism, the two begin to investigate, and uncover a wealth of information about the affair between the two poets
Angela's ashes by Alan Parker( Visual )

40 editions published between 1999 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,071 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Also issued as a VHS videocassette
An angel at my table : a trilogy by Jane Campion( Visual )

68 editions published between 1990 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,042 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces New Zealand writer, Janet Frame's life from childhood through to maturity, exploring her pain, loneliness, dreams and aspirations. After spending her early years alone and withdrawn, she was later to be misdiagnosed as schizophrenic and spent time in a mental institution. She eventually turned to writing, with new hope and confidence
Brick Lane by Sarah Gavron( Visual )

14 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 875 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nazneen is a young Bangladeshi woman who arrives in London during the 1980s. She leaves behind her beloved sister and home, for an arranged marriage and a new life. In a loveless marriage to the middle aged Chanu, she feels trapped within the four walls of her flat in East London. She begins to fear that her soul is quietly dying. Meanwhile, her sister Hasina, continues to live a carefree life back in Bangladesh. Nazneen struggles to accept her lifestyle and tries to keep her head down in spite of life's blows. She soon discovers that life cannot be avoided and she is forced to confront life the day that the hotheaded young Karim comes knocking at her door
The portrait of a lady by Jane Campion( Visual )

35 editions published between 1995 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 504 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Isabel Archer is a young woman of daring independence and equally fierce desires. But her head-strong innocence is no match for the manipulations of her duplicitous friend Madame Merle and the devious Gilbert Osmond
Oscar and Lucinda by Peter Carey( Visual )

12 editions published between 1997 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 481 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Oscar is an Anglican priest who gambles discreetly and donates his winnings to help the poor. Lucinda is an Australian businesswoman who boldly defies the rules of 19th-century society. When they meet over an innocent game of cards, their passion for gambling leads them both down a road of romance, chance and fate that changes their lives forever
A thousand acres by Jocelyn Moorhouse( Visual )

27 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 468 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Larry Cook es el patriarca de una gran saga familiar cuya propiedad es una granja extraordinariamente fértil que se extiende a lo largo de mil acres. Cuando decide repartirla entre sus tres hijas, queda plantada la semilla de la destrucción, ya que este reparto de tierras no tardará en dividir a la familia. Secretos ocultos, rivalidades inconfesables y deseos insatisfechos que estaban sólo enterrados, salen a la superficie con consecuencias imprevisibles y aterradoras, pero también liberadoras
The portrait of a lady : screenplay based on the novel by Henry James by Laura Jones( Book )

12 editions published between 1994 and 1997 in English and held by 208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Press kit includes 1 pamphlet and 5 photographs
Oscar and Lucinda by Laura Jones( Book )

4 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

High tide by Judy David( Visual )

18 editions published between 1987 and 2015 in English and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In an AFI Award winning performance, Judy Davis plays Lilli, a back-up singer for an Elvis impersonator. When she is fired from the tour in a NSW South Coast country town she sets out on a drunken binge. Holed up in a caravan park she meets up with young Ally and a friendship soon develops between the women. Emotions run deep as their journey of discovery is tested by Lilli's new boyfriend Mick and Ally's grandmother Bet.--
The well by ILAN ABRAHAMS( Visual )

7 editions published between 1998 and 2002 in English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alone with only her difficult father, Hester, finds life lonely. From the day she brings home Katherine to the isolated farm where they live, the blinding monotomy of life ceases. The two forge an odd, co-dependent relationship plagued by questionable sanity, dark secrets and tragedy
An angel at my table : the screenplay : from the three volume autobiography of Janet Frame by Laura Jones( Book )

12 editions published between 1989 and 1990 in English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Oscar and Lucinda : the screenplay by Laura Jones( Book )

4 editions published between 1995 and 1998 in English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An angel at my table : the screenplay, from the three volume autobiography of Janet Frame by Laura Jones( Book )

2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ritratto di signora by Jane Campion( Visual )

9 editions published between 1996 and 2010 in Italian and Multiple languages and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ambientato nei primi anni del '900. Una giovane aristocratica americana viene ospitata da uno zio a Londra, dove si troverà coinvolta in complesse trame sentimentali e familiari
The Portrait of a lady by Jane Campion( Visual )

6 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in German and English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eine Geschichte um Liebe und Verrat: Die junge Amerikanerin Isabel Archer wird 1872 auf dem Landsitz ihrer englischen Familie in die Gesellschaft eingeführt. Obwohl verschiedene Männer ihres Standes versuchen, ihr Herz zu erobern, heiratet sie den ebenso verwegenen wie mittellosen amerikanischen Lebemann Osmond. Als Isabel den wahren Charakter ihres Mannes erkennt, beginnt sie, ihre eigenen Wege zu gehen - gegen alle bürgerlichen Konventionen. (Videomarkt)
Retrato de una dama The portrait of a Lady( Visual )

9 editions published between 1997 and 2002 in Spanish and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Finales del siglo XIX. Isabel Archer acaba de rechazar una ventajosa propuesta de matrimonio, con la finalidad de dar rienda suelta a sus ansias de libertad. Su primo, que apoya esta decisión, consigue que su moribundo padre le deje una herencia con la que podrá vivir sin casarse. Sin embargo Isabel, víctima de las artimañas de una desleal amiga cae en un triste y doloroso matrimonio con el decadente Gilbert Osmond. Isabel tardará años en darse cuenta de la manipulación de la que ha sido víctima, pero a la vez descubrirá el verdadero y único amor más fuerte y más libre que nunca imaginó
Les cendres d'Angela by Alan Parker( Visual )

11 editions published between 1999 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"En 1935, les familles irlandaises quittaient plus leur pays pour l'Amérique que l'inverse. C'est pourtant cette voie inhabituelle qu'empruntent les McCourt après la mort brutale de leur fille a l'âge de sept semaines. Angela, la mère, et son mari alcoolique et chômeur, Malachy Senior, quittent le port de New York pour Cork avec leurs quatre fils Frank, Malachy Junior et les jumeaux Eugene et Oliver. Un accueil glacial leur est reservé a Limerick par la famille catholique d'Angela. Le père n'arrive pas à trouver de travail. Les jumeaux meurent de malnutrition..."
Le ceneri di Angela( Visual )

4 editions published between 1999 and 2003 in Italian and Multiple languages and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Costretta dalla miseria, la famiglia McCourt, composta da Angela, il marito Malachy e i quattro figli, fa ritorno dall'America in Irlanda. A Limerick affittano un piccolo e mal ridotto appartamento. Malachy è malvisto dai parenti di Angela perché è di Belfast e non educa i figli secondo la religione cattolica. In seguito a carenze di cibo e di carbone, i piccoli gemellini Oliver ed Eugene muoiono. Angela trova tuttavia la forza per andare avanti affrontando una nuova maternità e la sparizione del marito
The formation of scholars : rethinking doctoral education for the twenty-first century by George E Walker( Book )

3 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This groundbreaking book explores the current state of doctoral education in the United States and offers a plan for increasing the effectiveness of doctoral education. Programs must grapple with questions of purpose. The authors examine practices and elements of doctoral programs and show how they can be made more powerful by relying on principles of progressive development, integration, and collaboration. They challenge the traditional apprenticeship model and offer an alternative in which students learn while apprenticing with several faculty members. The authors persuasively argue that cre
 
moreShow More Titles
fewerShow Fewer Titles
Audience Level
0
Audience Level
1
  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.31 (from 0.19 for Possession ... to 0.97 for Les cendre ...)

WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Angela's ashes
Alternative Names
Jones, Laura 1951-...

Jones, Laura I

Laura Jones scenarioschrijfster uit Australië

Laura Jones Screenwriter

Лора Джонс

لورا جونز كاتبة سيناريو أسترالية

ジョーンズ, ローラ

Languages
Covers
An angel at my table : a trilogyBrick LaneA thousand acresThe portrait of a lady : screenplay based on the novel by Henry JamesOscar and LucindaThe wellThe formation of scholars : rethinking doctoral education for the twenty-first century