WorldCat Identities

Laverne, Lauren

Overview
Works: 43 works in 90 publications in 2 languages and 205 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Young adult works  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Author, Performer
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Lauren Laverne
The broken biscuits by Lauren Laverne( Book )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Candy and the broken biscuits by Lauren Laverne( Book )

4 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in French and English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Misunderstood musical genius Candy Caine - age fifteen - knows she's destined for a bigger life beyond her small-town existence. And now Mum is marrying The World's Dullest ManTM it's time to put plans into action and achieve world domination with her band, The Broken Biscuits. Oh - and find her real dad, who will most definitely be cool and, of course, will verify her own super specialness. With a battered old guitar and some supernatural assistance, can Candy get her life on track and her new band on the road to greatness?
Born to do it better : [15 garage-busting alternative anthems]( Recording )

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

The culture show( Visual )

9 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dustin Hoffman is seventy. He talks to Lauren about his new film 'Mr Magorium's Wonder Emporium'. Russell Brand speaks for the first time at the Oxford University Student Union- a tough gig, even for the fiercely intelligent loudmouth. KT Tunstall plays a song from her new album. Mark Kermode picks out the best Christmas movies. He talks to Ang Lee about his new film 'Lust, Caution'- a sexually explicit thriller set in 1940s Shanghai
The culture show( Visual )

3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lauren Laverne and Mark Kermode present another mix of cultural highlights. Seattle band Fleet Foxes give an exclusive performance, and Andrew Graham Dixon explores Tate Modern's exhibition of Russian constructivist art. Also on the show, the original punk poet John Cooper Clarke. His work inspires bands such as the Arctic Monkeys and Reverend and the Makers, but why was his fame so short-lived? As he turns 60 we speak to him about a life on the literary edge
The culture show( Visual )

3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The best arts and culture stories of the week, presented by Lauren Laverne. Disco divas the Scissor Sisters talk about the things that inspire them, from the films of John Walters to the songwriting of Billy Joel. Director Oliver Stone talks about his latest film World Trade Centre and Sting performs tracks from his new album. Also, buildings that make you laugh, Holbein at the Tate and an unusual take on the Booker Prize shortlist
The culture show( Visual )

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

Lauren Laverne steers us through another packed Culture Show, which covers poetry, architecture, film, music and TV. The work of Scotland's greatest living poet Edwin Morgan is celebrated, while Tom Dyckhoff travels to Basel for an exclusive interview with superstar architects Jacques Herzog and Pierre de Meuron - the brains behind the conversion of Bankside Power Station into Tate Modern. Meanwhile, Grace Dent goes on a pilgrimage back home to Carlisle to look at the past, present and future of regional news and Mark Kermode gets to meet his secret crush, Eric Bana, star of Hulk, Munich and Troy. Music in the Culture Show bar come from Brit Nominated band, Editors
The culture show( Visual )

3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Topical series featuring the best arts and culture stories of the week. Mark Kermode and Lauren Laverne present a British road-movie adventure in this special edition which celebrates iconic film locations nationwide, as suggested viewers. Danny Boyle reveals how he created the eerie deserted London streets of zombie movie 28 Days Later. Edward Woodward revisits the creepy landscape of horror classic The Wicker Man. Music comes from dance legends Underworld
The culture show( Visual )

3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In programme 2 of the new series Icelandic band Sigur Ros talk to Verity Sharp about their new film and give an exclusive performance. Andrew Graham Dixon visits Siena to assess the city's role in the Renaissance ahead of a new National Gallery exhibition. Lauren Laverne meets designer Matthew Williamson, who is curating his own exhibition at the Design Museum. Plus podcast superstar Karl Pilkington, Tom Dyckhoff on young British architects and Mark Kermode's film reviews
The culture show( Visual )

3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

10. The show includes a rare TV interview with pianist Alfred Brendel, who reveals a passion for the later films of Luis Bunuel. Greg Dyke turns reporter and sets out to uncover the secret of HBO, the company behind such hits as Sex and the City and The Sopranos. Mark Kermode reviews the week's film releases including The Soloist and The Curious Case of Benjamin Button. And there's a celebration of the 200th anniversary of the birth of Felix Mendelssohn with a special performance -- 11. On Heat magazine's tenth anniversary, Mark Kermode and Miranda Sawyer discuss the merits of Heat and celebrity culture in general. Greg Dyke meets Alan Ball, writer of American Beauty and the man behind HBO's Six Feet Under. Martin McDonagh, who has received an Oscar nomination for Best Original Screenplay for his first feature film In Bruges, talks to Mark Kermode. Plus a profile of Glasgow-based artist David Shrigley, and there's music from Canadian band Ladyhawk and Franz Ferdinand -- 12. With the Oscars coming up, the Culture Show brings an alternative - The Kermode Awards. With no tearful winners or embarrassing speeches, The Kermodes are the antidote to the Oscars. As with the Oscars, huge secrecy surrounds The Kermodes but insiders are tipping the likes of director Terence Davies, and actors Michael Fassbender and Eddie Marsden to do well. Plus Lauren Laverne previews a new production of Waiting for Godot which hit British theatres fifty years ago
The culture show( Visual )

3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Arts and culture stories of the week, presented by Lauren Laverne. Andrew Graham Dixon meets Andy Goldsworthy who is preparing work for a new exhibition. Mark Kermode and Zina Saro Wiwa to hand out plaques to pop culture hotspots. Behind the scenes of Badly Drawn Boy's chip shop tour, Damon Gough talks about what it means to be British. When five teenagers have been murdered in seven weeks, the show meets the teenagers being given a chance to speak up for themselves. Plus music from Joan Wasser
The culture show( Visual )

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

Superstar comic Chris Rock gives a rare interview to Lauren Laverne. Mark Kermode gets another coup: an equally rare interview with Johnny Depp and director Tim Burton about their film version of Sweeney Todd. The Coen brothers talk about their acclaimed new film No Country for Old Men, a modern Western. Andrew Graham-Dixon spends a night at the House of the Future, with a talking fridge, mood-based lighting and robotic furniture
The culture show( Visual )

3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lauren Laverne presents the best of the week's arts and culture stories. Writer-director John Waters gives a witty bad taste masterclass; as a major Bauhaus exhibition opens at the Middlesbrough Institute of Modern Art, designer Peter Saville goes on a pilgrimage to the movement's Dessau home in Germany; and Mark Kermode talks to Kenneth Branagh about his career. Plus exclusive interviews and performances from PJ Harvey, Ray Davies and Sons and Daughters
The culture show( Visual )

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

Comedy, cinema, music and the best literature are all in The Culture Show presented by Lauren Laverne and Mark Kermode. Film director Nic Roeg, who is 80 in August, gives a rare inteview. The writing talent behind Peep Show Sam Bain and Jesse Armstrong tell us about their influences. Tim Samuels floods the village of Comrie in Perthshire with copies of the novels shortlisted for the best ever Booker Prize. Music is from Brazilian disco funk band CSS with a track from their new album Donkey
The culture show( Visual )

3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The culture show( Visual )

3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Arts and culture stories of the week, presented by Lauren Laverne. As a Gilbert and George retrospective opens, Ben Lewis dares to ask the Emperors-new-clothes question; Brett Anderson and Janet Street-Porter take him on over the issue. Mark Kermode talks to director Michel Gondry about his new film The Science of Sleep. Nick Cave gives his only television interview about his Grinderman. And barrister-turned-designer Duro Olowu launches his new collection at his very first London Fashion Week
The culture show( Visual )

3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An interview with journalist Roberto Saviano, author of Gomorrah, and a special masterclass in creating cult TV from Ed Burns, the co-writer of The Wire. Also, the Culture Show goes backstage with Armando Iannucci. Plus, as January 20 is the day Barack Obama is inaugurated, the Culture Show is at the epicentre of black America, 125th street in Harlem. We hear from the men and women who voted for the first time ever in November and who believe America now stands to be transformed
The culture show( Visual )

3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The best arts and culture stories of the week, presented by Lauren Laverne. Damon Albarn is featured, talking about his new band, The Good, the Bad and the Queen. There is also a look inside architect Zaha Hadid's first UK building. Britain's favourite female artist, Beryl Cook, appears on the show, speaking about turning 80 and still not being shown in the Tate. Plus, the Peep Show duo, Mitchell and Webb, go on the road
The culture show( Visual )

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

Mark Kermode wants to set up a movie premiere at Britain's smallest cinema before it closes down after 54 years. We meet Giles Deacon, a designer at his own label Giles, Bottega Veneta, Gucci, Mulberry and creator of a sell-out range at New Look. A new series of That Mitchell and Webb Look is about to start, so we quiz the double act on their friendship. Moby takes the Culture Show busking challenge: how much can he make in 15 minutes?
The Simpsons : a Culture Show special( Visual )

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

In anticipation of the release of The Simpsons Movie, comedians, writers and critics pay tribute to the cartoon many claim to be the best programme ever made. Since its first appearance on American television 20 years ago the show has been a phenomenonal success, collecting many awards and attracting millions of fans. Ricky Gervais, who wrote and starred in an episode of the series, reveals why he loves the show, and Nick Park explains how it revolutionised the world of animation
 
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Alternative Names
Fisher, Lauren Cecilia.

Fisher, Lauren Cecilia 1978-

Gofton, Lauren Cecilia.

Gofton, Lauren Cecilia 1978-

Lauren Laverne Brits journaliste

Лаверн, Лорен

劳伦·拉沃妮

蘿倫·拉維恩

Languages
English (61)

French (2)

Covers
Candy and the broken biscuits