WorldCat Identities

Parker, Paula Jai 1969-

Works: 62 works in 102 publications in 1 language and 5,733 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Fiction  Juvenile works  Domestic fiction 
Roles: Narrator, Actor, Performer
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Paula Jai Parker
Hustle & flow by Craig Brewer ( Visual )
4 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 1,128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
DJay, a very smalltime streetwise Memphis hustler and pimp, lives a dead-end life at the fringes of society. Though DJay has always had a way with words, that gift has long been misused--employed to keep his 'girls' producing. A chance encounter with Key, a sound engineer, spurs DJay to find a voice and realize his long-buried dreams. Chasing his musical dream transforms DJay, but opening the door to success demands one last hustle--if he's ever going to flow
Phone booth by Joel Schumacher ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 618 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Stu Shepard, a self-centered New York City publicist, suddenly finds himself on the deadly end of a high-powered rifle scope when he picks up a ringing pay phone and the man on the other end tells him that he's going to kill him if he hangs up
Idlewild by Bryan Barber ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 611 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In the Prohibition-era American South, speakeasy performer and club manager Rooster must contend not only with gangsters who have their eyes on the club, but also his piano player and partner Percival. Percival, meanwhile, must choose between his love for Angel and his obligations to his father
Love, honor, and betray by Kimberla Lawson Roby ( )
4 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 341 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After the Reverend Curtis Black and his wife, Charlotte, must take in the illegitimate child he fathered with a mistress, who is now deceased, the two-year-old's arrival puts stress on their marriage, and soon each begins to stray, all the while suspecting the other of infidelities
She hate me by Spike Lee ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 265 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Executive John Henry "Jack" Armstrong gets fired when he blows the whistle on his bosses' business dealings. Desperate to make a living, he accepts his lesbian ex-girlfriend's offer for cash to impregnate her and soon he has a line seeking his services
My baby's daddy ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 254 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lonnie, 'G', and Dominic are best friends, but slacker-bachelors who aren't quite ready to grow up. Their lives basically revolve around smoking weed and trying to pick up women. By some stroke of luck, these guys manage to get each of their respective girlfriends pregnant at the same time. The fathers-to-be must now embark on an emotional journey while learning as much about themselves as they do about love and fatherhood
Cover ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 235 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Valerie Maas is a devoted, churchgoing wife and mother whose faith is shattered when she discovers that her husband Dutch is living a secret double life. And when she's subsequently arrested for the murder of a famous singer who has a big secret of his own, Valerie is as shocked as anyone-- she's the last person anyone would suspect would do such a thing. But she may actually have the best motive of all and an assistant D.A. with an election to win is determined to prove she's guilty-- even if he's wrong
The experts' guide to 100 things everyone should know how to do by Samantha Ettus ( )
4 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in English and held by 217 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The simplest things are the hardest to master. From brewing your morning cup of coffee and reading the newspaper to apologizing or remembering names, it's the small stuff that makes up day-to-day life. This guide provides unparalleled insights into how to do them better--more resourcefully, more effectively, and more efficiently--in 100 brief how-to essays by 100 of the world's leading experts
Gourmet rhapsody by Muriel Barbery ( Recording )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A Parisian food critic craves one last fantastic meal before his death
The comfort trap [or, what if you're riding a dead horse?] by Judith Sills ( Recording )
3 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and held by 142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
For anyone whose life has temporarily run aground -- whether you're stuck in a dead-end relationship or in a soul-killing job, or when your life just seems to have become one long summer rerun. This audio shows you how to break out of your comfort zone and change
Alibi by Teri Woods ( Recording )
3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two men hatch a plot to rob a Philadelphia drug lord. But when the plan goes awry, only one of the kingpin's henchmen is left standing--and that's not good for him
Friday ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A description of a humorous, eventful Friday in South Central L.A
Come to win [business leaders, artists, doctors, and other visionaries on how sports can help you top your profession] ( Recording )
3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"From multiple grand slam tennis champion and entrepreneur, Venus Williams, comes a book of wisdom -- in the tradition of Brian Kilmeade's THE GAMES DO COUNT and Denzel Washington's A HAND TO GUIDE ME -- on how the principles of competitive athletics translate into business success. Full of insight and knowledge from an A-list cast of politicians, CEOs and media figures, COME TO WIN is the book every aspiring professional should read"--
A short history of women a novel by Kate Walbert ( Recording )
5 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Kate Walbert's A Short History of Women is a portrayal of the complicated legacies of mothers and daughters, chronicling five generations of women from the close of the nineteenth century through the early years of the twenty-first. The novel opens in England in 1914 at the deathbed of Dorothy Townsend, a suffragette who starves herself for the cause. Her choice echoes in the stories of her descendants interwoven throughout: a brilliant daughter who tries to escape the burden of her mother's infamy by immigrating to America just after World War I to begin a career in science; a niece who chooses a conventional path - marriage, children, suburban domesticity - only to find herself disillusioned with her husband of fifty years and engaged in heartbreaking and futile antiwar protests; a great-granddaughter who wryly articulates the free-floating anxiety of the times while getting drunk on a children's playdate in post-9/11 Manhattan. This thought provoking and vividly original narrative crisscrosses a century to reflect the tides of time and the ways in which the lives of our great-grandmothers resonate in our own"--Container
30 years to life ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in English and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Follows the lives of six friends who live in New York City and during the upcoming year each will reach their 30th birthday. As their birthday approaches, they begin to evaluate their life and whether their hopes and dreams are going to come true as the reality of age, mortality and loss of metabolism starts to set in. Growing old is manditory, growing up is optional
Woo ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1998 and 2004 in English and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Woo is a sexy, sassy party girl who knows what she wants-- and always gets it! When a psychic tells her she's about to meet her match, she takes a chance on a blind date with Tim, a mild-mannered law student who is a lot more like Clark Kent than Superfly. But Woo and Tim are about to discover they have a real soul connection, as they and their friends, spend one night gettin' down and blowin' New York apart!
Tales from the hood ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1995 and 2014 in English and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Stack, Ball and Bulldog arrive at a local funeral parlor to retrieve a lost drug stash held by the mortician Mr. Simms. But Mr. Simms has other plans for the boys. He leads them on a tour of his establishment, introducing them to his corpses. Even the dead have tales to tell, and Mr. Simms is willing to tell them all. And you'd better listen--because when you're in his 'hood, even everyday life can lead to extraordinary terror
Snow by Marion Dane Bauer ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Simple text and illustrations explore the wonders of snow
Clouds by Marion Bauer ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Illustrations and simple text explain three types of clouds, stratus, cumulus, and cirrus
Rain by Marion Dane Bauer ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Illustrations and simple text explain what rain is, how it is used by plants, birds, and people, and the importance of clean water
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Audience level: 0.16 (from 0.01 for Snow ... to 1.00 for Tales from ...)
Alternative Names
Martin, Paula Jai Parker- 1969-
Parker-Martin, Paula Jai 1969-
Parker, Paula 1969-
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