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Haughton, Vicky

Overview
Works: 11 works in 77 publications in 7 languages and 3,278 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Fiction  Juvenile works  Melodramas (Motion pictures)  Melodrama  Film adaptations  Television adaptations  Comedy films  Made-for-TV movies  Thrillers (Motion pictures) 
Roles: Actor, Performer, per
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Vicky Haughton
Whale Rider by Niki Caro( Visual )

58 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 2,865 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Whangara people believe their ancestor Paikea was saved from drowning by riding home on the back of a whale. The tribal group has since granted leadership positions to the first-born males, believing them to be descendants of Paikea. But then a young mother dies in childbirth along with her newborn male son. His twin sister survives and the little girl, Pai, is brought up by her grandparents. Learning the skills of chiefdom from her uncle, Pai shows that she possess a natural leadership ability
Her majesty( Visual )

6 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and held by 353 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young girl's unusual friendship with an old woman outcast from society changes an entire community. As a rural town excitedly prepares for a visit from the Queen, the townspeople pressure Hira, to sell her shack that has long been an embarassment
In my father's den by Brad McGann( Visual )

4 editions published between 2004 and 2015 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Paul, a battle-weary war photographer, returns to his remote New Zealand hometown when his father dies and faces the past he left behind. To his surprise, he also finds the sixteen-year old Celia, the daugher of this first girlfriend who hungers for the world beyond her small town. When Celia goes missing Paul becomes increasingly persecuted as the prime suspect in her disappearance. He is forced to confront the family tragedy and betrayal he ran from as a youth, and to face the consequences of silence and secrecy that have surrounded his adult life
La leyenda de las ballenas( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Whangara people believe their ancestor Paikea was saved from drowning by riding home on the back of a whale. The tribal group has since granted leadership positions to the first-born males, believing them to be descendants of Paikea. But then a young mother dies in childbirth along with her newborn male son. His twin sister survives and the little girl, Pai, is brought up by her grandparents. Learning the skills of chiefdom from her uncle, Pai shows that she possesses a natural leadership ability
Nights in the gardens of Spain( Visual )

2 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of a family in crisis. Handsome, successful Kawa and his beautiful wife Annabelle live in an elegant house in a seemingly perfect world. Teenage son Sebastian is a champion swimmer and seven-year-old Miranda is the light of her daddy's life. Kawa has a secret and everyone's lives are going to change
Whale rider nach dem Roman "The whale rider" von Witi Ihimaera( )

1 edition published in 2007 in German and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Longing for New Zealand( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Paige, a successful businesswoman, travels to New Zealand to sell off some land she has inherited from her mother. This should be a mere matter of days! Steven Armstrong, a businessman planning to turn the piece of land into a holiday resort, soon makes her a good offer. However, Paige also meets Adam Leary who is trying to preserve the land for the Maori. Paige's heart soon makes up her mind. She falls for the intriguing, affectionate man, but before making a decision, Paige needs to discover her own connection to the country
Whale rider DVD 66 by Keisha Castle-Hughes( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

As her beloved grandfather, chief of the Maori tribe of Whangara, New Zealand, struggles to lead in difficult times and to find a male successor, young Paikea is developing a mysterious relationship with whales, particularly the ancient bull whale whose legendary rider was their ancestor
La ragazza delle balene( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Paikea, il primo antenato del popolo Maori, raggiunse le coste della Nuova Zelanda sul dorso di una balena. Oggi la giovane Pai è decisa a rinnovare l'antica leggenda e resuscitare lo spirito guerriero della sua gente. E saranno proprio le balene ad aiutarla a realizzare il suo sogno
Whale rider : eine Traumreise zum Eintauchen( Book )

1 edition published in 2005 in German and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The whale rider by Witi Ihimaera( Book )

1 edition published in 2002 in German and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

A picture book adaptation of the novel of the same name about a young girl's struggle to be accepted by her grandfather as the leader of her people. Suggested level: junior, primary
 
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Languages
English (45)

German (17)

French (7)

Spanish (3)

Chinese (1)

Turkish (1)

Czech (1)