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Hansen, Ron 1947-

Overview
Works: 77 works in 267 publications in 4 languages and 17,382 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Drama  Juvenile works  Biography  Christian fiction  Biographical fiction  Western stories  Short stories  Film adaptations 
Roles: Bibliographic antecedent
Classifications: PS3558.A5133, 813.54
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Publications about Ron Hansen
Publications by Ron Hansen
Most widely held works by Ron Hansen
Hitler's niece : a novel by Ron Hansen( Book )
17 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in English and French and held by 1,972 libraries worldwide
A fictionalized account of Hitler's love affair with his niece, Geli, whose guardian he became after her father's death. He puts her up in his apartment, teaches her to make love his way and shoots her in a fit of jealousy. Officially, she committed suicide. By the author of Atticus
Atticus : a novel by Ron Hansen( Book )
13 editions published between 1995 and 1999 in 4 languages and held by 1,845 libraries worldwide
A father journeys to a town in Mexico in an effort to learn what drove his son to commit suicide. The father is Atticus Cody, a rich Colorado rancher whose son adopted a beatnik lifestyle on the Gulf Coast. As he investigates, Cody receives a big surprise
The assassination of Jesse James by the coward, Robert Ford by Ron Hansen( Book )
31 editions published between 1983 and 2013 in English and held by 1,692 libraries worldwide
Brad Pitt, Casey Affleck. Friendship becomes rivalry and the quest for fame becomes obsession
Desperadoes : a novel by Ron Hansen( Book )
16 editions published between 1979 and 2013 in English and held by 1,302 libraries worldwide
A fictional account of the lives and deeds of the Daltons, an outlaw gang who terrorized the old West
Mariette in ecstasy by Ron Hansen( Book )
14 editions published between 1991 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 1,284 libraries worldwide
A portrait of a seventeen-year-old postulant at the convent of the Sisters of the crucifixion in upstate New York who begins to bleed from hands, feet, and side in 1906
The shadowmaker by Ron Hansen( Book )
6 editions published between 1987 and 1989 in English and held by 1,142 libraries worldwide
A cunning little girl named Drizzle rescues her town from the bedlam created by the mysterious Shadowmaker, a wizard who makes new shadows for people
Isn't it romantic? : an entertainment by Ron Hansen( Book )
7 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,030 libraries worldwide
"When she booked an American cross country bus tour in Madame Dubray's travel agency in Paris, Natalie had no idea that she would get stranded in Seldom, Nebraska--population 395--with her estranged fiancé Pierre. Natalie is soon charmed by Dick Tupper, a simple and honest rancher. Pierre falls quickly for Iona, a no-nonsense, beautiful waitress in the local diner. Soon everyone is brewing plots to get what they want ..."--Cover
Exiles by Ron Hansen( Book )
5 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 996 libraries worldwide
The story of a notorious shipwreck that had prompted Gerard Manley Hopkins to break years of silence with an outpouring of dazzling poetry
She loves me not : new and selected stories by Ron Hansen( Book )
4 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 765 libraries worldwide
An anthology of stories reflecting more than twenty years of writing explores a diverse range of topics, from Oscar Wilde and murder to dementia and romance
Hitler's niece by Ron Hansen( Sound Recording )
10 editions published between 1999 and 2006 in English and held by 757 libraries worldwide
In 1927, six years before he rose to power, Hitler invited his half-sister to become his housekeeper and to bring along her daughter, with whom he fell jealously in love. Geli was pretty, fun-loving, witty, and able to put her strange, high-strung uncle at ease. The novel presents Hitler as he has never before been seen in fiction, and through the eyes of Geli we see the frightening rise in prestige and political power of a vain, vulgar, sinister man
A wild surge of guilty passion : a novel by Ron Hansen( Book )
6 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 744 libraries worldwide
A tale based on a true story from 1920s Manhattan follows the affair between voluptuous Ruth Snyder and undergarment salesman Judd Gray, whose plot to kill Ruth's husband triggers an explosive police investigation
You've got to read this : contemporary American writers introduce stories that held them in awe ( Book )
5 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 720 libraries worldwide
Thirty-five authors choose their favorite stories and they explain why. From Chekhov's Gooseberries to Mary Caponegro's The Star Cafe
Mariette in ecstasy by Ron Hansen( Computer File )
5 editions published between 1998 and 2011 in English and held by 702 libraries worldwide
"Since the tender age of four, Mariette Baptiste has had visions of her Savior. Now, at 17, she is entering the convent to dedicate her life to Him. At first, she is welcomed and admired. Then she begins to bleed from stigmata, and the villagers regard her as a saint. Emotions from the other Sisters of the Crucifixtion frange from admiration, to jealousy, to hatred."
Nebraska stories by Ron Hansen( Book )
1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 634 libraries worldwide
The assassination of Jesse James by the coward Robert Ford by Ron Hansen( Sound Recording )
13 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 426 libraries worldwide
Jesse James was a fabled outlaw, a charismatic, spiritual, larger-than-life bad man whose bloody exploits captured the imagination and admiration of a nation hungry for antiheroes. Robert Ford was a young upstart torn between dedicated worship and murderous jealousy, the "dirty little coward" who coveted Jesse's legend. The story of their interweaving paths-- and twin destinies that would collide in a rain of blood and betrayal
Atticus by Ron Hansen( Sound Recording )
3 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in English and held by 168 libraries worldwide
Colorado rancher Atticus Cody discovers the depth of his love for his son, Scott, when he must investigate his apparent murder in Mexico
The assassination of Jesse James by the coward Robert Ford by Andrew Dominik( visu )
21 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 163 libraries worldwide
De legende Jesse James gezien vanuit het oogpunt van Robert Ford, die zich bij zijn bende aansloot. Langzaam maar zeker ziet Ford in dat James niet de perfecte held is
You don't know what love is : contemporary American stories ( Book )
4 editions published between 1987 and 1998 in English and held by 115 libraries worldwide
She loves me not new and selected stories by Ron Hansen( Sound Recording )
3 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 52 libraries worldwide
Ron Hansen has long been a master of the short form. Ranging over subjects as diverse as Oscar Wilde, murder, dementia, and romance, this collection shows Ron Hansen at his storytelling best. Most of these pieces are set in the present with the balance set in the historical past. Surprising in its variety, She Loves Me Not shows Hansen at the height of his powers
Nebraska : short fiction by Ron Hansen( Book )
2 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 41 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Hansen, Ronald.
Hansen, Ronald, 1947-
ハンセン, ロン
Languages
English (173)
French (9)
German (5)
Swedish (2)
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