WorldCat Identities

Hughes, Wendy 1952-

Overview
Works: 107 works in 226 publications in 3 languages and 2,618 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Popular works  Juvenile works  Comedy films  Fiction 
Roles: Actor, Commentator, Costume designer, Performer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Wendy Hughes
My brilliant career ( Visual )
16 editions published between 1979 and 2009 in English and held by 759 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Sybylla Melvyn struggles with the conflicts that we all have between ambition, family, love, and guilt in a most remarkable manner. Sybylla grows to understand that life is a series of trade-offs, and that no one can have it all, and that no one can please everyone. Simple yet universal themes told with charm, wit, and a vulnerability that allows us to get right inside of her character and to understand her"--IMBd
Princess Caraboo a true story by Michael Austin ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1994 and 2001 in 3 languages and held by 395 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A mysterious, but irresistibly charming young woman dressed in strange clothes and speaking no English is taken for a foreign princess by English high society. Is she a royal treasure or a royal imposter?
Newsfront ( Visual )
19 editions published between 1978 and 2013 in English and held by 232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The newsreel cameramen were unsung heroes who raced to beat headlines and dangers to capture moments on film for moviegoers. They captured historic moments but when a new technology called television arrived, their days were numbered
Careful, he might hear you ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1983 and 2013 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Set in the 1930's, this drama centers on the bitter fight between two sisters over the custody of their 6 year old nephew. Each determined to have the boy, both women resort to deceitful manipulation and cruel lies
The heist ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1989 and 2005 in English and held by 136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A man who spent four years in prison for a crime he didn't commit wreaks havoc with the man who framed him and stole his girl
The man who sued God by Mark Joffe ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in English and held by 131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When Steve Myers is told the lightning that struck and obliterated his fishing boat was an Act of God and not a penny shall he receive, he decides that this excuse is not good enough. And so he sues God. -- Container
Lonely hearts by Paul Cox ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1983 and 2001 in English and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A laugh-out-loud look at romance when an eccentric piano tuner and a shy bank clerk fall in love
Constructing Australia ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in English and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Bridge is the definitive story of the building of Sydney Harbour Bridge and the vision of those who made it happen, despite their personal conflicts and political intrigues. Pipe Dreams is the epic historical story of the 19th century construction of the longest water pipeline in the world - the Perth to Coolgardie Water Scheme. A Wire Through the Heart brings to life the epic story of constructing Australia's overland telegraph. The two central characters are dramatically recreated, explorer John McDougall Stuart and scientist Charles Todd, and the film documents their extraordinary tales of adventure and engineering struggle -- ABV-TV website
A dangerous summer ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1984 and 2010 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Night of the sharks: A shark hunter is pursued by members of the mob, who have murdered his brother
The floating brothel ( Visual )
8 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Three women uncover the rags-to-respectability tale of their ancestors - the feisty convicts who became the unlikely founding mothers of modern Australia. In 1789, the fledgling penal settlement in Sydney was battling to survive, but help would come from a most unlikely quarter. This is the rip-roaring tale of The Lady Juliana and the boatload of streetgirls, thieves and con-women who sailed to the ends of the earth to breathe life and a sense of enterprise into a dying colony."--ABC Content Sales website
An indecent obsession ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1985 and 2013 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
At the end of W.W. II Sister Langtry is in charge of a ward of mentally unbalanced patients. When she falls in love with a new patient tensions are created and a patient is murdered
Warm nights on a slow moving train ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1989 and 2007 in English and Spanish and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In the cocktail lounge aboard a train, an attractive female passenger invites a new friend back to her room. Soon he has been sent on his way, having paid $200 for his brief taste of her charms. It's a swift business for a daytime schoolteacher supporting her crippled brother's morphine habit. She takes strict care to keep herself detached. She never anticipated the quiet stranger. Their sizzling encounter awakens her to new possibilities. But for everyone who risks abandoning the self to love, there is the danger that it will be deadly
Happy new year ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
My first wife ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1984 and 2011 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A workaholic, John, discovers his wife has been having an affair for a long time. When confronted, she reveals she doesn't love him anymore and is leaving. John sinks deeper into despair, but is powerless to stop the flood of emotions and their catastrophic results
Lucinda Brayford ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Traces the story of a beautiful woman from the early 1900s to World War II
The caterpillar wish ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
It's about mothers, wives, fathers and husbands all stuck in an emotional rut, too afraid to confront the painful past or the untenable present - until an innocent young girl takes action and everything changes. Emily is trying to find her father. Susan is trying to forget the past. Stephen is haunted by the past and Carl, the town policeman, has plenty to hide. His wife Elizabeth is afraid of her suspicions while son Joel has a secret love of his own. When a bible turns up with an intriguing inscription, Emily is the first to realise that wishing for change is not enough
Salvation ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When Irina leaves her native Russia to support her mother and daughter, she finds herself involved in a life of prostitution as a means towards a better life. Barry, a biblical scholar, has been supporting and advising his wife Gloria, a successful tele-evangilist, for many years but now he needs out. He craves human warmth, intimacy and love, which he finds by confiding and trusting in Irina
David Williamson collection ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The perfectionist: In middle-class Sydney a professor, his bored wife, and their children find their lives uprooted when a male baby-sitter comes to call
Amerika by Donald Wrye ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The unthinkable has happened. Democracy is dead. The Bill of Rights is a powerless piece of paper. From sea to shining sea, an occupying foreign force controls the United States. This is a saga that pits American ideals of freedom and patriotism against a reign of tyranny
Stickler : the elusive syndrome by Wendy Hughes ( Book )
3 editions published between 1995 and 2006 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Languages
English (109)
Spanish (2)
Catalan (1)
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