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Waters, Mark S. 1964-

Works: 195 works in 479 publications in 7 languages and 18,697 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Juvenile works  Fiction  Comedy films  Romantic comedy films  Film and video adaptations  Interviews 
Roles: Director, Producer, Actor, Author of screenplay, Author, fme, Film editor, Performer, Adapter, Composer, Scenarist
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Mark S Waters
The Spiderwick chronicles by Tony DiTerlizzi( Visual )
37 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and Multiple languages and held by 2,885 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
From the moment the Grace family moves into a secluded old house, strange things start to happen. As Jared investigates, he discovers Arthur Spiderwick's Field Guide and the unbelievable truth of the Spiderwick Estate. The estate is where a secret world of fantasical creatures hides within our own. Now Jared, his sister and his twin brother are pulled into an unforgettable adventure as they try to protect the secrets of the book
Mean girls by Lindsay Lohan( Visual )
25 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 2,452 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When a young girl who has lived in Africa and been homeschooled moves to New York, she must enter a public high school. Survival of the fittest takes on a whole new meaning when she falls for the ex-boyfriend of the most popular girl in school
Freaky Friday by Walt Disney( Visual )
37 editions published between 1992 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 2,144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A mother and her daughter are always fighting and screaming at each other. Each thinks that the other has it so easy. Then, thanks to a magical fortune cookie, they switch personalities and bodies and discover each other's problems and complications. And they end up gaining a little respect for each other's point of view. But they need to be changed back by Saturday, because the mother is getting married!
Mr. Popper's penguins by Jim Carrey( Visual )
23 editions published in 2011 in English and Multiple languages and held by 2,126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mr. Popper's Penguins is the story of a boy whose explorer father loves him but neglects him in favor of his career. Once the boy grows to sharkish real-estate wheeler-dealer manhood in NYC, he does the same thing to his wife, daughter, and son. Promised a partner position in his real-estate firm, he woos a reluctant seller to part with the Tavern on the Green. Life is going fine until his dad's final gift to him arrives. Then Mr. Popper's life changes radically, because the gift is penguins--live, breathing, fish-loving penguins. Mr. Popper, at first vexed and then beguiled by the creatures, tries to deal with them, his job, his children, his ex-wife, a nosy neighbor, an officious zoo guy, and the state of his soul
(500) days of Summer ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 1,771 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"En esta singular comedia acerca del amor y su destino, un joven escritor de tarjetas de felicitación busca desesperado y desesperanzadamente a la chica de sus suen̋os, y podría encontrarla en su nueva compan̋era de trabajo, Summer Finn. Sin embargo, los 500 días de su inconstante relación revelan que el camino a la felicidad puede ser impredecible, incontrolable e increíblemente divertido! --Envase
Just like Heaven by Mark S Waters( Visual )
21 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in English and held by 1,696 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Elizabeth is a dedicated, workaholic doctor who is much to busy to have a life. One night, she gets into a terrible car accident and dies. She becomes a spirit stuck between heaven and earth. She doesn't realize that she is dead and thinks nothing has happened. That is until she meets David, a lonely architect, who has rented her old apartment. David thinks he is going crazy when he sees Elizabeth's spirit and tries every way he can think of to get rid of her, but she just won't go away. Although the two are complete opposites, they somehow manage to form a relationship
Ghosts of girlfriends past by Guthrie CSD( Visual )
20 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in English and held by 1,639 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Connor Mead is the kind of guy who dumps three girlfriends - at one time and by teleconference. So when he goes home to attend his brother's wedding, he has a singular goal in mind: score with the only bridesmaid he has somehow managed to miss. But the ghost of his departed Uncle Wayne - who taught him to love 'em and then leave 'em - has another goal in mind: restore Connor's lost faith in true love. This will be a tough assignment, one that will require many past girlfriends and the ghosts of his past, present and future
Vampire academy by Zoey Deutch( Visual )
11 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 1,124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rose Hathaway is a half-human and half-vampire, who is training to be a guardian at St. Vladimir's Academy. Her best friend, Princess Lissa Dragomir is a peaceful, mortal vampire. After ditching school and being on the run for a year, Rose and Lissa are caught and brought back to the Academy. Lissa struggles to reclaim her social status while Rose risks everything in an attempt to protect her best friend from the immortal, evil vampires that lurk just outside the walls of the school
Aladdin and the king of thieves by Walt Disney( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 624 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
People near and far are heading for Agrabah as the royal wedding of the century is about to take place. But before Aladdin and Jasmine can say "I do," the legendary Forty Thieves spoil everything in a desperate search for the powerful Hand of Midas -- the ultimate treasure that turns all it touches into gold
Head over heels ( Visual )
18 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in English and Turkish and held by 482 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Amanda has a great job restoring paintings for the Metropolitan Museum of Art and a great place to live, a spacious East Side apartment that she shares with four successful models. Amanda is in the market for a great boyfriend. She thinks she may have found the right guy in Jim Winston, but she has reason to believe that he might be guilty of murder. Since she's not sure he has actually done anything wrong, she decides to find out the truth
The house of yes ( Visual )
13 editions published between 1997 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 367 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Marty takes his fiancee home to meet the family and the family's shockingly hilarious secrets are out
The long shot believe in courage ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 333 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Abandoned by her husband, neglected by her mother, and doubted by her daughter, a young woman must take advantage of life's second chances to prover herself to all of them ... Equestrian and single mother Annie Garrett finds a new life on a Colorado horse farm as a groomer and trainer. Haunted by the death of her sister, once a budding rider as well, Annie hopes to make amends with the past and make her dreams come true by entering a riding contest--until tragedy befalls her beloved horse. The Long Shot is an adventure of the heart for the entire family, proving that miracles can happen if you have the courage to make them come true
Doctor Who ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 289 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The newly regenerated Doctor and his companion, Clara, travel across time and space
The perfect man Head over heels ; In good company ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Perfect man: Holly Hamilton is on a mission to find her single mom a perfect man ... even if she has to make the man up. One crazy mishap after another leads the two of them to discover that sometimes what you want is right in front of you
Inside the California missions ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1992 and 2006 in English and Spanish and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"The 21 missions of California, founded by Spanish Franciscans, were intended to advance Spanish influence into the new lands as well as to aid in converting the Indians."
The perfect man Head over heels ; Wimbledon ; The story of us ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Perfect man: Holly is determined to find the ideal man for her single mom. With no flesh-and-blood options in sight, she creates an imaginary secret admirer based on a charming real-life restaurant owner. Head over heels: An art restorer sharing an East Side apartment with four successful models feels unglamorous until Mr. Right walks into her life, but she has reason to believe that he might be guilty of murder. Wimbledon: An aging male tennis star has one last shot, and two weeks, to win the greatest tennis tournament and the heart of an upcoming women's tennis star. Story of us: When their kids leave home for summer camp, a married couple whose relationship is on the rocks must finally decide whether to work on their problems or get a divorce
The Morris Gleitzman video by Morris Gleitzman( Visual )
1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The creator of Misery guts, Blabber mouth, and Two weeks with the Queen takes viewers on a tour of his life and work. He describes the experiences that inspire him, the characters who help him tell his stories and the emotions that bring those characters to life
The John Marsden video ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Writer John Marsden shows the many notebooks and files, full of stories he has been collecting for years. Hear the writer talk about "So much to tell you", "Letters from the inside", "Looking for trouble" and his trilogy starting with "Tomorrow when the War begins."
Libby Hathorn, poet - author ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Libby Hathorn shares her ideas and life influences on her story-making. See the landscape and locations that inspired books such as "Thunderwith", "Feral kid" and "Way home", and share her writing process
The truth project ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Truth Project is a DVD-based small group curriculum comprised of 14 hours of lessons taught by Dr. Del Tackett. This home study is the starting point for looking at life from a biblical perspective. Each lesson discusses in great detail the relevance and importance of living the Christian worldview in daily life
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