WorldCat Identities

Hope, William 1949-

Overview
Works: 67 works in 298 publications in 1 language and 7,240 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Psychological fiction  Domestic fiction  Juvenile works  Biography  History  Drama  Western stories  Love stories  Historical fiction 
Roles: Narrator, Actor, Performer
Classifications: PS3511.I9, 813.54
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by William Hope
The time traveler's wife by Audrey Niffenegger( Recording )
34 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,703 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This bestselling and innovative debut novel from Audrey Niffenegger explores the perfect marriage, one that is tested by challenges the couple can neither control nor predict. An imaginative extension of everyday life, the story asks: What if two people who loved each other deeply, married, and faced a life in which one person remained constant while the other slipped fluidly in and out of time? A modern love story with a twist that invites us to linger over questions of how life and love change over time
Thomas & friends. the movie ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 746 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When trouble strikes at the Blue Mountain Quarry, Thomas is sent to help his Narrow Gauge engine friends. While shunting and hauling, he discovers a little green engine hiding in the tunnels. Thomas is determined to get to the bottom of the mystery but discovering the truth is harder than he imagined! Will Thomas be able to help his new friend? or will the little engine be sent away from Sodor forever? Find out in Thomas' most mysterious adventure yet, a movie the whole family will love!
Thomas & friends ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 653 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Through mud, garbage and muck, Thomas and his engine friends show that being really useful can be a dirty job! See James turn into the Really Muddy Engine, and Thomas get showered with garbage. Watch Peter Sam make a big mess trying to keep things on track, as Thomas creates chaos with the crows and much, much more. Join Thomas and the Steam Team as they make the best of the mess in these exciting muddy and mucky adventures!
Thomas & friends by Michael Angelis( Visual )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 487 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rheneas picks the perfect Christmas tree when he finally stops to smell the evergreen. Charlie knows how fun snow can be and discovers that teamwork in the snow is the most fun of all. Edward gets Salty just what he asked for, the perfect story to re-tell and Emily learns the best way to be really useful
The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald( )
22 editions published between 1995 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 482 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tells the tragic love story of Gatsby and Daisy Buchanan, a dashing, enigmatic millionaire obsessed with an elusive, spoiled young woman
Walden by Henry David Thoreau( Recording )
8 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in English and held by 293 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In 1845, Henry David Thoreau, while living beside Walden Pond, returned to nature to observe and reflect while surviving on eight dollars a year. From this experience emerged one of the classics of American literature
Submerged by Anthony Hickox( Visual )
3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 243 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Chris Cody, the world's best mercenary, is freed from prison - but there's a catch. He must use his lethal weapons and fighting skills to stop a group of terrorists who have taken over a nuclear submarine
Ava Gardner : the secret conversations by Peter Evans( Recording )
8 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 216 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ava Gardner was one of Hollywood's greatest stars during the 1940s and 1950s, an Oscar-nominated leading lady who co-starred with Clark Gable, Burt Lancaster and Humphrey Bogart, among others. Her films included Show Boat, The Snows of Kilimanjaro, The Barefoot Contessa and On the Beach. But her life off the screen was every bit as fabulous as her film roles. Born poor in rural North Carolina, Gardner was given a Hollywood try-out thanks to a stunning photo of her displayed in a shop window. This was the first step to fame and an extraordinary life, which included marriages to Mickey Rooney and Frank Sinatra, and a passionate affair with Howard Hughes. The astonishing tale of a legendary star's public and private lives
The promised land by David Hewson( Recording )
7 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in English and held by 189 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After being convicted of killing his wife and son, then serving a 20-year prison term, ex-cop Bierce is unexpectedly released moments before his execution. Pursued by mysterious enemies who think he knows more about the case than he's telling, Bierce races against time to uncover the real truth behind his family's tragic murder
Sophie's choice by William Styron( Recording )
8 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in English and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In Sophie's choice, three stories are told: that of a young Southerner, Stingo, who wants to become a writer; of a turbulent love-hate affair between Nathan Landau, a brilliant Jew, and a beautiful Polish woman, Sophie Zawistowski; and of an awful would in that woman's past--one that propels both Sophie and Nathan towards destruction
The Sisters brothers a novel by Patrick deWitt( Recording )
8 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
From the author of 'Ablutions', 'The Sisters Brothers' is an offbeat Western about a reluctant assassin and his murderous brother who are on the trail of a man named Hermann Kermit Warm. On the way, the brothers have a series of unsettling and violent experiences in the Darwinian landscape of Gold Rush America
The divide by Nicholas Evans( Recording )
7 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A body is found in a frozen creek in Montana. It is the corpse of Abbie Cooper, wanted by police for murder and eco-terrorism. How did she die, and how was she, a product of a loving family, led into a life of crime?
The last sunrise by Rob Ryan( Recording )
6 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in English and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
1941 Burma. Lee Crane is a young airman, flying fighter planes for the Flying Tigers, the American Volunteers who are helping the Allies push back the Japanese. But when he falls for an Anglo-Indian girl, she has a devastating affect on him
The miracles of Santo Fico by D. L Smith( Recording )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Father Elio had long felt guilty for his village's poverty and the theft of its stone fresco. His only remedy is to fast but the arrival of a British tourist, who resurrects the legend of Saint Francis and the fig tree, is his real salvation
The Last of the Mohicans by James Fenimore Cooper( Recording )
8 editions published between 1996 and 2010 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A disillusioned man of moral courage severs all connections with a society whose values he can no longer accept. Despite his chosen exile, Hawkeye, the frontier scout, risks his life to escort two sisters through hostile Indian country. On the dangerous journey he enlists the aid of the Mohicans Chingachgook and Uncas. In the challenging ordeal that follows, the friendship between the two men deepens
The master a novel by Colm Tóibín( Recording )
6 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
'The Master' tells the story of Henry James, an American-born genius of the modern novel who becomes a connoisseur of exile, living among artists and aristocrats in Paris, Roma, Venice and London. Colm Toibin captures the exquisite anguish of a man whose artistic gifts made his career a triumph but whose private life was haunted by lonliness and longing
The woman in the fifth by Douglas Kennedy( Recording )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Thomas & friends ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When trouble strikes at the Blue Mountain Quarry, Thomas is sent to help his Narrow Gauge engine friends. While shunting and hauling, he catches a glimpse of a small engine trying to hide, yet no one will provide any clues to the engine's identity. Thomas is determined to get to the bottom of the mystery, but discovering the truth is harder than he imagined! Will Thomas be able to save his new friend? Or will the mysterious engine be sent away from Sodor forever?
The wings of the dove by Henry James( Recording )
8 editions published between 1997 and 2010 in English and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Milly Theale is a young, beautiful, and fabulously wealthy American. When she arrives in London and meets the equally beautiful, but impoverished Kate Croy, they form an intimate friendship. But nothing is as it seems; materialism, romance, self-delusion, and ultimately fatal illness, insidiously contaminate the glamorous social whirl
Ed King [a novel] by David Guterson( Recording )
4 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In 1962, actuary Walter Cousins makes the biggest mistake of his life. When he sleeps with the British au pair, Diane Burroughs he can have no sense of the magnitude of his error. For this brief affair sets in motion a tragedy of epic proportions
 
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