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O'Brien, Robert C.

Overview
Works: 37 works in 148 publications in 9 languages and 9,814 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Drama  Children's films  Animated films  Fantasy fiction  Film adaptations  Children's audiobooks  Action and adventure fiction  Science fiction 
Roles: Author, Bibliographic antecedent, Conceptor, Adapter, Singer
Classifications: PZ7.O135, FIC
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Publications about Robert C O'Brien
Publications by Robert C O'Brien
Publications by Robert C O'Brien, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about Robert C O'Brien
 
Most widely held works by Robert C O'Brien
Mrs. Frisby and the rats of NIMH by Robert C O'Brien( Book )
20 editions published between 1971 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 5,274 libraries worldwide
Overview: Mrs. Frisby, a widowed mouse with four small children, must move her family to their summer quarters immediately, or face almost certain death. But her youngest son, Timothy, lies ill with pneumonia and must not be moved. Fortunately, she encounters the rats of NIMH, an extraordinary breed of highly intelligent creatures, who come up with a brilliant solution to her dilemma
Z for Zachariah by Robert C O'Brien( Book )
10 editions published between 1975 and 2015 in English and held by 1,613 libraries worldwide
"A for Adam, Z for Zachariah - the first and the last. A sixteen-year-old girl keeps her diary after a nuclear explosion has devastated the country. She thinks she is the only person left alive, until a man arrives in her valley. Her initial joy is replaced by fear and an instinct to survive - how can she be sure he will be friendly, in a world where everything has changed?"
Mrs Frisby and the Rats of Nimh by Robert C O'Brien( Book )
14 editions published between 1971 and 1995 in English and French and held by 661 libraries worldwide
Having no one to help her with her problems, a widowed mouse visits the rats whose former imprisonment in a laboratory made them wise and long lived
Mrs. Frisby and the rats of NIMH by Robert C O'Brien( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 515 libraries worldwide
Having no one to help her with her problems, a widowed mouse visits the rats whose former imprisonment in a laboratory made them wise and long lived
A report from Group 17 by Robert C O'Brien( Book )
12 editions published between 1972 and 1974 in English and held by 514 libraries worldwide
Tale of intrigue and suspense involving DNA manipulation, gene mechanics, and the larger implications of biological warfare, espionage, kidnapping and murder. Set in Washington, D.C., the Russians have bought a villa upriver from Mount Vernon and the result pits Fergus O'Neil, a brilliant young virologist against Helmuth Schutz, a former Nazi scientist now working for the Russians
The silver crown by Robert C O'Brien( Book )
1 edition published in 1968 in English and held by 293 libraries worldwide
On her tenth birthday, Ellen wakes up to find a silver crown on her pillow; a few minutes later her house burns up, her parents disappear, and she is launched on an adventure involving a trek through the woods, a castle full of brainwashed captives, and the powerful Hieronymus Machine which wants her crown
La couronne d'argent by Robert C O'Brien( Book )
6 editions published between 1986 and 2002 in French and held by 33 libraries worldwide
Roman d'aventure - voyage
The Secret of NIMH by Don Bluth( visu )
9 editions published between 1982 and 2010 in English and held by 30 libraries worldwide
Meet some runaway rodents with an earth-shattering secret. In order to save her family, Mrs. Brisby enlists the help of a crow, mouse, and an owl, but when they discover the secret of NIMH, it could change their lives forever
Z van Zachariah by Robert C O'Brien( Book )
2 editions published in 2014 in Dutch and held by 22 libraries worldwide
Ann (16, ik-figuur) is in haar omgeving de enige overlevende van een nucleaire oorlog. Om de eenzaamheid van zich af te zetten, houdt ze een dagboek bij. Na iets meer dan een jaar ziet ze in de verte een rookpluim. Vanaf ca. 15 jaar
The secret of NIMH 2 : Timmy to the rescue by Robert C O'Brien( visu )
3 editions published between 1998 and 2003 in English and held by 10 libraries worldwide
In this direct-to-video sequel to Don Bluth's 1982 animated adventure The Secret of NIMH, Timmy (voice of Ralph Macchio) is the son of two courageous mice who helped save the day for the animals of Thorn Valley. While the wise Nicodemus has predicted that Timmy will some day be a great hero -- and his father expects nothing less -- the mouse is at once anxious to prove his courage and worried if he can live up to the expectations of others. Timmy's opportunity finally comes when his friend Jenny (Hynden Walch) asks him to help her find her parents, who may have been kidnapped by the nefarious human scientists of the National Institute of Mental Health. The voice cast for The Secret of NIMH II: Timmy to the Rescue includes Eric Idle, Harvey Korman, Doris Roberts, and William H. Macy
Mme Brisby et le secret de Nimh by Robert C O'Brien( Book )
4 editions published in 1982 in French and held by 8 libraries worldwide
Madame veuve Brisby, souris de son état, doit changer de logement coûte que coûte. Sur les conseils du hibou, elle fait appel aux rats. Elle découvre alors une société hors du commun dont elle recevra l'aide requise et à laquelle elle participera. Un texte plein de sensibilité et d'humour où les personnages font preuve de courage, de dévouement et de sagesse. Ce roman valut à son auteur, en 1971, un grand prix de la littérature enfantine, la Newbery Medal
Brisby et le secret de Nimh by Don Bluth( visu )
7 editions published between 1985 and 2013 in French and Dutch and held by 8 libraries worldwide
Frau Frisby und die Ratten von Nimh by Robert C O'Brien( Book )
2 editions published between 1971 and 1977 in German and held by 6 libraries worldwide
Z comme Zacharie by Robert C O'Brien( Book )
2 editions published in 1986 in French and held by 6 libraries worldwide
Seule survivante d'une catastrophe nucléaire, Ann s'organise. Un homme fait irruption dans sa vallée. L'individu devient une menace à laquelle elle doit échapper pour survivre. Un bon suspense
La légende de Brisby by Dick Sebast( visu )
4 editions published between 1999 and 2001 in Dutch and French and held by 4 libraries worldwide
Timmy est le plus petit des souriceaux de madame Brisby. Il vit paisiblement dans la foret avec sa famille. A sa grande surprise, il a été désigné pour succèder à son père, héros mythique et exemple de bravoure qui sauva les siens de la terrible emprise des savants du laboratoire de Nimh. Le jour est venu pour Timmy de quitter sa maison afin d'apprendre à devenir un héros. L'aventure commence alors
Z for Zachariah by Margot Robbie( visu )
4 editions published between 1998 and 2016 in English and German and held by 4 libraries worldwide
Two men and a woman find themselves in a love triangle when they are the only survivors after a disaster wipes out civilization
Mo ri ji jing by Robert C O'Brien( Book )
3 editions published in 2013 in Chinese and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Furisubī obasan to nimu no ienezumi by Robert C O'Brien( Book )
3 editions published between 1974 and 2010 in Japanese and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Having no one to help her with her problems, a widowed mouse visits the rats whose former imprisonment in a laboratory made them wise and long lived. Mrs. Frisby, a widowed mouse with four small children, is faced with a terrible problem. She must move her family to their summer quarters immediately, or face almost certain death. But her youngest son, Timothy, lies ill with pneumonia and must not be moved. Fortunately, she encounters the rats of NIMH, an extraordinary breed of highly intelligent creatures, who come up with a brilliant solution to her dilemma. And Mrs. Frisby in turn renders them a great service
Madame Brisby et le secret de Nimh by Robert C O'Brien( Book )
1 edition published in 1982 in French and held by 3 libraries worldwide
The silver crown by Robert C O'Brien( file )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
On her tenth birthday, Ellen wakes up to find a silver crown on her pillow; a few inutes later her house burns up and her parents disappear, and she is launched on an adventure involving a trek through the woods, a castle full of brainwashed captives, and the powerful Hieronymus Machine which wants her crown
 
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Alternative Names
Conly, Robert L.
Conly, Robert Lesley.
Conly Robert Leslie
Conly, Robert Leslie, 1918-1973
O'Brien, Robert
O'Brien, Robert Conly
Robert C. O’Brien US-amerikanischer Schriftsteller und Journalist
Robert C. O'Brien Amerikaans schrijver (1918-1973)
Robert C. O'Brien amerikansk författare
Robert C. O'Brien amerikansk skribent
Robert C. O'Brien écrivain et journaliste américain
Robert C. O'Brien scrittore e giornalista statunitense
Роберт С. О'Брайэн
رابرت سی. اوبرایان نویسنده آمریکایی
오브라이언, 로버트 C
오브라이언, 로버트 콘리
콘리, 로버트 레슬리
オブライエン, ロバート・C
ロバート・C・オブライエン
Languages
English (79)
French (21)
Chinese (6)
Dutch (6)
German (4)
Japanese (3)
Spanish (2)
Korean (1)
Finnish (1)
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