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Hecht, Jessica 1965-

Overview
Works: 32 works in 63 publications in 2 languages and 8,103 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Fiction  History  Sources  Short stories, American  Psychological fiction  Horror tales  Film adaptations  Short stories  Romantic comedy films 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Author, Performer
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Jessica Hecht
Full dark, no stars by Stephen King( Recording )
11 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 1,501 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of four new novellas. In the story 1922, a man plunges into the depths of madness when his wife attempts to sell off the family home. A mystery writer, who was beaten and raped while driving home from her book club, plots her revenge in Big Driver. Diagnosed with a deadly cancer, a man makes a deal with the devil in Fair Extension. And in A Good Marriage, a woman discovers her husband's darker side while he is away on a business trip
Dan in real life by Peter Hedges( Visual )
3 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in English and held by 1,466 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dan Burns is a local newspaper advice columnist. He is a widower with three daughters. He brings the family to his parent's house for a family gathering. When Dan goes to a local bookstore, he meets Marie. When he gets home, he finds out that Marie is actually dating his brother Mitch. Dan's mother Nana announces that she met an old acquaintance of Dan's, Ruthie Draper and that she has set up a date between Dan and Ruthie. Dan refuses to go. Mitch suggests that they could make it a double date and Dan agrees. Ruthie turns out to be very hot, but Dan isn't really interested in her. When Marie indicates that Ruthie is not right for him, Dan feigns interest and starts dancing with Ruthie. Marie gets jealous and joins the floor with Mitch, leading to an upstaging contest between Dan and Marie
The forgotten ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 1,207 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Nine-year-old Sam Paretta is dead, killed in a plane crash. Even though it's been fourteen months since the accident, his mother, Telly, still grieves over the loss. But suddenly, her husband swears they never had a child and her psychiatrist insists she's delusional. Worst of all, there is absolutely no evidence to prove Sam ever existed. Haunted by the memories of her son, Telly's search for the truth propels her into a dark mind-shattering conspiracy of unearthly terror"--Container
J. Edgar by Clint Eastwood( Visual )
3 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 1,090 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"J. Edgar Hoover [was] head of the Federal Bureau of Investigation for nearly 50 years. Hoover was feared, admired, reviled and revered, a man who could distort the truth as easily as he upheld it. His methods were at once ruthless and heroic, with the admiration of the world his most coveted prize. But behind closed doors, he held secrets that would have destroyed his image, his career and his life"--Container
Jesse Stone ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 900 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jesse Stone is shot while moonlighting on a Boston stakeout, leaving his friend fighting for his life and Stone out for justice. His rogue investigation to find the shooter leads him into Boston's shady underworld. This leads him right into the bed of a Boston PD investigator, who wants his head on a platter if he continues to pursue the case. Meanwhile, Stone is approached by a broken-hearted mother who is convnced her kidnapped son is still alive
The dovekeepers a novel by Alice Hoffman( Recording )
9 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 728 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Alice Hoffman chronicles the harrowing siege at Masada in 70 C.E. Facing a frightening Roman army, 900 Jews held their own for months. But in the end, only two women and five children survived the culminating battle. Here, Hoffman traces the women's steps to Masada
Starting out in the evening ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 688 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Battling illness and unable to finish a novel that has taken him ten years to write, aging novelist Leonard Schiller is slipping into literary obscurity. At one time a famous author, Schiller has been all but forgotten by the readers, colleagues and critics who once praised his works. When Heather Wolfe, an ambitious graduate student, convinces Schiller that her thesis could reintroduce his writing to the world, the reclusive writer is forced to confront his past regrets
Helena from the wedding ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 384 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Newlyweds Alex and Alice are hosting a New Year's Eve party for their closest friends at a remote cabin in the mountains. The other couples arrive in various states of discord, and the tensions are compounded when Alice's friends bring along a surprise guest--the very young and beautiful Helena. Alex and Alice try to keep the evening from spiraling out of control, and their own marriage from coming apart
A good marriage by Stephen King( Recording )
3 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Darcy Anderson learns more about her husband of over twenty years than she would have liked to know when she stumbles literally upon a box under a worktable in their garage
Jesse Stone Thin ice ; No remorse ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Thin ice: Jesse Stone is shot while moonlighting on a Boston stakeout, leaving his friend fighting for his life and Stone out for justice. His rogue investigation to find the shooter leads him into Boston's shady underworld. This leads him right into the bed of a Boston PD investigator, who wants his head on a platter if he continues to pursue the case. Meanwhile, Stone is approached by a broken-hearted mother who is convinced her kidnapped son is still alive
The forgotten Gattaca ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The forgotten: Nine-year-old Sam Paretta is dead, killed in a plane crash. Even though it's been fourteen months since the accident, his mother, Telly, still grieves over the loss. But suddenly, her husband swears they never had a child and her psychiatrist insists she's delusional. Worst of all, there is absolutely no evidence to prove Sam ever existed. Haunted by the memories of her son, Telly's search for the truth propels her into a dark mind-shattering conspiracy of unearthly terror
Intimate betrayal ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In this erotic drama of passion and deceit, two old friends reunite before a wedding to put the sins of the past behind them. Their reconciliation turns into a night of sex and betrayal...a thrilling tale of intimate revenge
A good marriage by Stephen King( Recording )
1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Darcy Anderson's husband of more than twenty years is away on one of his routine business trips when the unsuspecting Darcy looks for batteries in the garage. Her toe knocks up against a hidden box under a worktable and in it she discovers a trove of horrific evidence that her husband is two men--one, the benign father of her children, the other, a raging rapist and murderer. It's a horrifying discovery, rendered with bristling intensity, and it definitively ends "A Good Marriage."
The last night of Ballyhoo ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Stop kiss ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Shakespeare's "macbeth" - analysis of the influence of evil on the by Jessica Hecht( Book )
2 editions published in 2012 in German and English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Big driver by Stephen King( )
1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Flesh and blood ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Stage kiss ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
The assembled parties ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
 
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English (49)
German (1)
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