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Aldridge, Kitty 1962-

Overview
Works: 35 works in 105 publications in 4 languages and 2,780 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Television adaptations  Fiction  Television mini-series  Film adaptations  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Detective and mystery films  Romantic comedy films  Political television programs  Detective and mystery television programs 
Roles: Actor, Author, Performer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Kitty Aldridge
House of cards trilogy by Michael Dobbs( Visual )

5 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and held by 737 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Francis Urquhart schemes and backstabs his way to the top in this malevolent satire of the highest realms of government
The ice house by C Parr( Visual )

16 editions published between 1997 and 2012 in English and held by 585 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ten years ago, Phoebe Maybury's hateful husband David disappeared from Streech Grange. Now, a naked, unidentifiable corpse has been discovered in the icehouse on the Grange and Inspectors Walsh and McLoughlin have to decide whose it is, whether he was murdered; and who killed him
A room with a view( Visual )

3 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 387 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on E.M. Forster's novel of requited love. A young, independent-minded, upper-class Edwardian woman who is trying to sort out her burgeoning romantic feelings, divided between an enigmatic free spirit she meets on vacation in Florence and the priggish bookworm to whom she becomes engaged back in the more corseted Surrey. Funny, sexy, and sophisticated, this film was a gargantuan art-house hit
A trick I learned from dead men by Kitty Aldridge( Book )

14 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and Chinese and held by 381 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After the disappearance of their father and the sudden death of their mother, Lee Hart and his deaf brother, Ned, imagine all is lost, until Lee lands a traineeship at their local funeral home and discovers there is life after death. Here, in the company of a crooning ex-publican, a closet pole vaulter, a terminally-ill hearse driver, and the dead of their local town, old wounds begin to heal and love arrives as a beautiful florist aboard a 'Fleurtations' delivery van. But death is closer than Lee Hart thinks
Cryers Hill by Kitty Aldridge( Book )

10 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 226 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Walter Brown went alone to the woodland pond on a July afternoon in 1934. He saw his girl swimming there. She wasn't his girl then, but he knew she would be. He was nineteen when he knew. He watched her floating and saw how white her skin was in the green water, her belly, her breasts, her pond-tangled hair. A naked girl. Then she turned over like an otter and dived down. She did not come up again. Two boys ... Sean Matthews stands at the bottom of George's Hill, more or less the very centre of the housing estate, with his hands on his hips. School is finished for the summer and last night, 20 July 1969, two men landed on the moon. There is a notice announcing it in the classroom. Jhe spaesmen hav landid in Jhe see ov trankwility. Funetic words, as if it were a huge laugh; but phonetics is not supposed to be funny. It is important and clever. It is a nationwide experiment, government-sanctioned. Sean and his friends are the guinea pigs. Wur. ... growing up in the same village thirty-five years apart. When Sean Matthews unknowingly witnesses an event he cannot bear to remember, his life is changed forever. Hailed by Salman Rushdie on the publication of her first novel as 'a real discovery, a writer of precision, delicacy and wit', Kitty Aldridge brings us Cryers Hill, a novel that confirms her as a writer of immense talent, possessing the rare gift of enabling us to see the world anew, infusing the ordinary with a sense of wonder
Pop by Kitty Aldridge( Book )

11 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During the heatwave of 1975, thirteen-year-old Maggie goes to live with her grandfather, Pop, in Sutton Coldfield. Pop's mission is to know everything: the annual Fox and Dogs pub quiz is looming. Maggie doesn't know everything, but she does know about the great comedians - Ken Dodd, Tommy Cooper, Eric and Ernie - about country music, Shirley Bassey - and about how her mother died
To play the king( Visual )

7 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Manipulative and corrupt, English prime minister Urquhart has reached the pinnacle of power as the leader of his party. But the succession of a king opposed to his policies challenges Urqhart's authority
Slipstream by Anthony Hopkins( Visual )

2 editions published between 1989 and 1999 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the near future, where Earth has been devastated by natural disasters, and giant winds rule the planet, bounty hunter Matt kidnaps a murderer out of the hands of two police officers, planning to get the bounty himself. The two officers in turn try to hunt the two men down
An African dream( Visual )

5 editions published between 1987 and 1991 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young teacher joins her fiance in South Africa where the perfection of her new-found love for husband and country is soon displaced by the pity and anger she feels for the natives
Cadfael by Ellis Peters( Visual )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Actor Derek Jacobi stars as Brother Cadfael, a former soldier, sailor and crusader who is now set on a path to God solving the country's most baffling murders and crimes of royal intrigue
House of cards trilogy( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on Michael Dobbs' best-selling novel about a man who schemes and back-stabs his way to the top until he is standing on a pile of broken promises, betrayals, and the bodies of those who oppose him. This is the sequel to the original 1990 House of cards television series
Cadfael( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Actor Derek Jacobi stars as Brother Cadfael, a former soldier, sailor and crusader who is now set on a path to God solving the country's most baffling murders and crimes of royal intrigue. Based on the novels by Ellis Peters, this series recreates life in 12th Century England
American roulette( Visual )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This thriller is set in London and centers on the head of a government-in-exile who opposes an oppressive Latin American regime. Assassination teams close in as he tries to determine signs of betrayal
10 horror movie collection( Visual )

2 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Shadows: "Five friends seek refuge in a rickety lighthouse only to discover that if the storm doesn't get them, the shadows will."--Container
Im Eishaus( Visual )

2 editions published in 2007 in German and Undetermined and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Zweiteiliger TV-Krimi nach dem gleichnamigen Roman von Minette Walters
Une rose pour loyer( Visual )

in Undetermined and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Abraxas : guardian of the universe( Visual )

in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Slipstream: In a world where nature has gone mad and flying on the tremendous slipstream wind is the main means of travel, Tasker and his partner capture a fugitibe only to have the fugitive stolen by a bounty hunter. When a violent air current crashes all of the travelers in the ruins of a secret civilization, they must all work together to escape
House of cards : l'intégrale de la quatrième saison by Paul Seed( Visual )

1 edition published in 2015 in French and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Après la chutte de Margaret Thatcher, la déception est de taille pour le conservateur Francis Urquart : aucun poste de ministre ne lui est confié au sein du nouveau gouvernement. Manipulateur hors pair, il va tout mettre en oeuvre pour conquérir le poste si convoité de Premier Ministre...". Chef d'oeuvre de la télévision britannique, "House of cards" est la référence des séries sur le monde politique qui inspira "A la Maison blanche", "Borgen" et bien sûr son remake américain créé par David Fincher. Ecrit par Andrew Davies (Orgueil & Préjugés), elle met ens cène un incroyable personnage machiavélique magistralement interprété par Ian Richardson (Brazil, Dark city)." (Source : jaquette)
A room with a view( Visual )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young, independent-minded, upper-class Edwardian woman who is trying to sort out her burgeoning romantic feelings, divided between an enigmatic free spirit she meets on vacation in Florence and the priggish bookworm to whom she becomes engaged back in the more corseted Surrey. Funny, sexy, and sophisticated, this film was a gargantuan art-house hit
Le souffle du futur( Visual )

2 editions published between 1991 and 1994 in French and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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