WorldCat Identities

Haig, David

Overview
Works: 27 works in 65 publications in 2 languages and 5,805 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Live sound recordings  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Romantic comedy films  Comedy films  Film adaptations  Film remakes  Romance films  Television adaptations  War films 
Roles: Actor, Author, Performer
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by David Haig
Two weeks notice by Marc Lawrence( Visual )

7 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in English and held by 2,090 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lucy Kelson, Chief Counsel for the Wade Corporation, one of New York City's top commercial real estate developers. She's a brilliant lawyer with a sharp, strategic mind. She also has an ulcer and doesn't get much sleep. It's not the job that's getting to her. It's her millionaire boss, George Wade. Handsome, charming and undeniably self-absorbed, he treats her more like a nanny than a Harvard Law grad and can barely choose a tie without her help. Now, after five years of calling the shots-on everything from his clothes to his divorce settlements, Lucy Kelson is calling it quits
My boy Jack by David Haig( Visual )

11 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and German and held by 830 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's 1914 and the British Empire's greatest supporter, Rudyard Kipling, is at the peak of his literary fame. Kipling's son, Jack, is determined to play his part in the immiment war with Germany but finds himself rejected due to his poor eyesight. Kipling uses his influence to land Jack a commission in the Irish Guards. Kipling's wife, Caroline, is bitterly upset, failing to see the glory in losing her only son to the war. How will the great writer, torn between his two greatest passions--devotion to King and Country and love for his family--justify the consequences of his actions to himself and his wife?
The 39 steps( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 447 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wrongfully accused of murder, Richard Hannay finds himself on a roller coaster action adventure full of excitement, drama, danger, fun, and romance as he attempts to save the nation from invasion. On the run from spies and the police, the last thing he expected was to be stuck with Victoria Sinclair, an opinionated suffragette, but their mutual loathing turns to romance as they find themselves facing death together
Midsomer murders( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 393 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The cozy villages of Midsomer County reveal their most sinister secrets in these four contemporary British television mysteries. The Dogleg Murders: Members of the swanky Whiteoaks Golf Club keep turning up dead by the 13th hole. The black book: The detectives investigate a string of savage murders precipated by a local art auction. Secrets and spies: A mysterious creature is killing sheep in Midsomer County, but it soon moves on to larger prey. The glitch: A local scientist's determination to stop an American millionaire's latest business venture has fatal repurcussions
Mary Poppins original London cast recording by Richard M Sherman( Recording )

5 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 380 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The musical opened in London in the Prince Edward Theatre on 12/15/04, the 40th anniversary of the film's release. Now you can hear the original cast sing the songs of the beloved show in your own home
Agatha Christie Marple( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 378 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Miss Marple returns to help solve mysteries with her keen powers of observation and her quiet common-sense analysis. A pocket full of rye: Who poisoned the wealthy businessman Rex rotescue? Miss Marple barely has time to ponder this question before her former maid Gladys turns up strangled on the Fortescue estate. Murder is Easy: Murder is easy, says elederly Miss Pinkerton to Miss Marple during a chance encounter on a train. However, when Miss Pinkerton herself dies, Miss Marple believes it was no accident. The Do it with Mirrors: Miss Marple's old friend Carrie-Louise has always had a soft heart for charitable causes. This time it's juvenile criminals lodged in a reformatory on her estate. Murder and mystery follow needing Miss Marple's sleuthing skills. Why Didn't they Ask Evans? A dying man's last words turn young Bobby Attfield into an amateur detective. With the help of two assistants, socialite Frankie Derwent and Jane Marple, he sets out to solve the riddle they pose
Station Jim( Visual )

2 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 348 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young man working in a train station befriends a dog that can do amazing tricks. When the Queen of England is set to visit the station, an assassination attempt is put on her. Will the most unlikely of characters save the day?
Portrait of a marriage by Cathryn Harrison( Visual )

4 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 253 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The true story of Vita Sackville-West's tortured, public affair with novelist Violet Keppel. Though Vita and her husband, diplomat Harold Nicolson, knowingly cheated on each other throughout their 50-year marriage, it was her liaison with her childhood friend Violet that threatened the marriage. Frank and daring in its depiction of lesbian love, this release includes scenes cut from the original broadcast
My boy Jack by David Haig( Book )

5 editions published between 1997 and 2014 in English and held by 206 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The tragic story of how Rudyard Kipling sent his son to his death in the First World War. The year is 1913 and war with Germany is imminent. Rudyard Kipling's determination to send his severely short-sighted son to war triggers a bitter family conflict which leaves Britain's renowned patriot devastated by the warring of his own greatest passions: his love for children - above all his own - and his devotion to King and Country. My Boy Jack premiered at Hampstead Theatre, London, in October 1997. It was adapted for television in 2007, with a cast of Kim Cattrall, Car
The good Samaritan by David Haig( Book )

2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gregorian chant the monks and their music( Visual )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

History of chant from Jewish chanting to its medieval splendor, how to interpret manuscripts, explanation of its current popularity
Pressure by David Haig( Book )

2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An intense real-life thriller centred around the most important weather forecast in the history of warfare. June 1944. One man's decision is about to change the course of history. Everything is in place for the biggest invasion ever known in Europe? D-Day. One last crucial question remains: will the weather be right on the day? Problematically there are two opposing forecasts. American celebrity weatherman Colonel Krick predicts sunshine, while Scot Dr James Stagg, Chief Meteorological Officer for the Allied Forces, forecasts a storm. As the world watches and wait
The moon stallion( Visual )

4 editions published between 1988 and 1990 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Extraordinary and supernatural events take place as Professor Purwell's research into the legend of King Arthur, and the strange appearance of a wild white horse, known as the Moon Stallion, lead his blind daughter, Diana, into mysteries far removed from the 20th century
The complete Talking Heads by Alan Bennett( Visual )

4 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Monologues written by Alan Bennett are delivered by several British actors and actresses, venturing beyond the characters' suburban normality into lives of secrets, revelations, fears, crimes, and passions
Romantic comedy collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

You've got mail: A romance in which superstore book chain magnate and cozy children's bookshop owner Ryan are anonymous e-mail cyberpals who fall head over--laptops in love, unaware that they are combative business rivals
Talking heads. the second six monologues by Alan Bennett( )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In these six new pieces Alan Bennett retains the gripping stories, intensity of delivery and masterly style of his original monologues. The suburban normality of the world his characters inhabit once again belies their lives of secrets, revelations, fears, crimes and passions. They tell their stories, and in doing so reveal more than they know of the humour, passion and sadness of their lives. Alongside the original pieces, these superb monologues form one of the great contributions to television drama
Talking heads. [the second six monologues] by Alan Bennett( Recording )

2 editions published between 1998 and 2001 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains six individual portraits performed by leading British actors
4 film favorites( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

You've got mail: A romance in which superstore book chain magnate and cozy children's bookshop owner Ryan are anonymous e-mail cyberpals who fall head over--laptops in love, unaware that they are combative business rivals
Talking heads [the first six classic monologues] by Alan Bennett( Recording )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Talking Heads is a complete collection of Bennett's six masterful monologues, performed by the authour and five of Britain's leading actresses. In these compelling pieces, Bennett displays the wry observation, knowing irony and tender misunderstement that have ensured his rightful place at the forefront of contemporary writing. Alan Bennett' six monologues are poignant, funny and written with the author's powerful insight into human nature. As a TV series, a book, a stage play and an audio, Talking Heads has become a phenomenon
Norman Birkett and the case of the Coleford poisoner by Caroline Stafford( )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
David Haig acteur britannique

David Haig aktor brytyjski

David Haig britischer Schauspieler

David Haig britisk skodespelar

David Haig britisk skuespiller

David Haig brittisk skådespelare

Хэйг, Дэвид

دیوید هایگ بازیگر بریتانیایی

Languages
English (56)

German (1)

Covers
The 39 stepsPortrait of a marriageMy boy JackThe good SamaritanTalking heads. [the second six monologues]Talking heads [the first six classic monologues]