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Maynard, Joyce 1953-

Overview
Works: 79 works in 387 publications in 16 languages and 19,398 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Domestic fiction  Drama  Film adaptations  Coming-of-age films  Romance films  Biography  Suspense fiction  Juvenile works  Trials, litigation, etc 
Roles: Author, Bibliographic antecedent, Actor
Classifications: PS3563.A9638, 813.54
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Labor Day by Joyce Maynard( Book )
53 editions published between 2009 and 2015 in 11 languages and held by 2,710 libraries worldwide
Relates a story of love, sexual passion, painful adolescence, and devastating betrayal as seen through the eyes of a thirteen-year-old boy--and the man he later becomes--looking back on the events of a single long, hot, and life-altering weekend
The good daughters by Joyce Maynard( Book )
32 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,955 libraries worldwide
The lives and fortunes of two New Hampshire families, the Planks and the Dickersons, are entwined through the youngest daughters of each family, who were born on the same day in the same hospital
The usual rules by Joyce Maynard( Book )
12 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,777 libraries worldwide
It's a Tuesday morning in Brooklyn, a perfect September day. Wendy is heading to school, eager to make plans with her best friend, worried about how she looks, mad at her mother for not letting her visit her father in California, impatient with her little brother and with the almost too-loving concern of her jazz musician stepfather. She's out the door to catch the bus. An hour later comes the news: A plane has crashed into the World Trade Center. Her mother's building. Through the eyes of thirteen-year-old Wendy, we gain entrance to the world rarely shown by those who documented the events of that one terrible day: a family's slow and terrible realization that Wendy's mother has died, and their struggle to go on with their lives in the face of crushing loss
After her by Joyce Maynard( Book )
20 editions published between 2013 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,644 libraries worldwide
"From the New York Times bestselling author of Labor Day and The Good Daughters comes a new novel of family, friendship, and suspense"--
Baby love by Joyce Maynard( Book )
28 editions published between 1980 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 966 libraries worldwide
Sandy, Tara, Wanda and Jill are all teenage mothers or mothers-to-be - innocent participants in the sexual revolution. Their lives intertwine with those of many other people in their small New Hampshire town and two of these - newcomers, Ann and Carla, change the shape of events in a profoundly shocking way
Where love goes by Joyce Maynard( Book )
12 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in English and held by 961 libraries worldwide
A divorced woman's difficult search for a man who will adore her. The first one does adore her, but refuses to adore her children, the second adores her too much, on top of which he has children of his own
To die for by Joyce Maynard( Book )
21 editions published between 1992 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 800 libraries worldwide
Tells the story of a young woman who arranges the cold-blooded murder of her husband
Internal combustion : the true story of a marriage and a murder in the Motor City by Joyce Maynard( Book )
8 editions published between 2006 and 2015 in English and held by 800 libraries worldwide
Recounts the 2004 hatchet killing of Bob Seaman, an auto industry engineer and softball coach, describing the arrest of his wife of more than thirty years, as well as the contradictory testimonies of their two sons
New house by Joyce Maynard( Book )
1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 762 libraries worldwide
Andy uses the scrap material from the new house going up down the street to build a tree house
The cloud chamber by Joyce Maynard( Book )
8 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 635 libraries worldwide
In 1966, when his father's attempted suicide causes the ostracism of the family in their small Montana community, fourteen-year-old Nate copes with his sadness and anger by trying to win the school science fair
Domestic affairs : enduring the pleasures of motherhood and family life by Joyce Maynard( Book )
5 editions published between 1987 and 2012 in English and held by 354 libraries worldwide
An unforgettable collection of essays on the everyday thrills and challenges of marriage and motherhood, from one of America & rsquo;s best-loved memoirists Witty and insightful, Domestic Affairs is an extension of Joyce Maynard & rsquo;s celebrated, widely syndicated newspaper column of the same name that ran from 1984 to 1990. Each essay gives an unfiltered look at the ups and downs of family life and a remarkable window into the challenges of modern motherhood. Topics range from babysitter woes to family visits to coping with a child & rsquo;s burgeoning independence. These collected writings represent nine years & rsquo; worth of stories about the greatest adventure of Maynard & rsquo;s life, or, as she writes, & ldquo;the difficult, exhausting, humbling, and endlessly gratifying business of raising children, of ensuring the health of both body and soul. & rdquo; This ebook features an illustrated biography of Joyce Maynard including rare photos from the author & rsquo;s personal collection
Labor Day by Joyce Maynard( file )
4 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 220 libraries worldwide
Relates a story of love, sexual passion, painful adolescence, and devastating betrayal as seen through the eyes of a thirteen-year-old boy--and the man he later becomes--looking back on the events of a single long, hot, and life-altering weekend
The cloud chamber by Joyce Maynard( Sound Recording )
7 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in English and held by 216 libraries worldwide
In 1966, when his father's attempted suicide causes the ostracism of the family in their small Montana community, fourteen-year-old Nate copes with his sadness and anger by trying to win the school science fair
The good daughters by Joyce Maynard( file )
3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 170 libraries worldwide
The bestselling author of Labor Day returns with a spellbinding novel about friendship, family secrets, and the strange twists of fate that shape our livesThe Good DaughtersThey were born on the same day, in the same small New Hampshire hospital, into families that could hardly have been less alike.Ruth Plank is an artist and a romantic with a rich, passionate, imaginative life
Camp-out by Joyce Maynard( Book )
2 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 144 libraries worldwide
A family goes on an overnight camp-out where they cook over a campfire, swim, and sleep in sleeping bags
Labor Day by Jason Reitman( visu )
10 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 97 libraries worldwide
Genre-crossing drama starring Josh Brolin and Kate Winslet. Newly escaped from prison, convicted murderer Frank (Brolin) is desperate for a place to lay low for a couple of days. When he approaches the divorced single mother Adele (Winslet) and her son Henry (Gattlin Griffith) in a supermarket they feel threatened by his bloody clothes and forceful manner and, although reluctant to do so, they escort him back to their house. Then, in an unexpected turn of luck, they learn that Frank means them no harm and instead of maintaining his identity as a killer-on-the-run he adopts that of being a father to Henry and a lover to Adele. But with the manhunt still in process, will their new shot at domestic bliss be short-lived?
The sensitivity of ornamental plants to insecticides and acaricides by John Forsyth( Book )
5 editions published in 1969 in English and Undetermined and held by 75 libraries worldwide
At home in the world : a memoir by Joyce Maynard( Book )
16 editions published between 1998 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 74 libraries worldwide
Herinneringen van de Amerikaanse schrijfster (1953- ) aan begin jaren zeventig, toen ze samenleefde met de Amerikaanse schrijver J.D. Salinger (1919- )
After her by Joyce Maynard( file )
2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 71 libraries worldwide
Thirty years after destroying her detective father's career and altering the lives of everyone she loves, Rachel, who has never given up hope of vindicating her father, finally finds The Sunset Strangler, a killer who, in the summer of 1979, preyed on young women in northern California
To die for ( visu )
21 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 70 libraries worldwide
Komedie over de ambitieuze weervrouw van een lokaal televisiestation die over lijken gaat om carrière te maken
 
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Alternative Names
Joyce Maynard American writer
Joyce Maynard Écrivain américaine
Maynard, Joyce
Джойс Мэйнард
جویس مینارد نویسنده آمریکایی
メイナード, ジョイス
Languages
English (222)
French (27)
German (16)
Dutch (14)
Chinese (5)
Spanish (5)
Hungarian (4)
Italian (4)
Swedish (4)
Polish (3)
Japanese (2)
Portuguese (2)
Multiple languages (2)
Korean (1)
Turkish (1)
Czech (1)
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