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Hines, Barry 1939-

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Works: 86 works in 477 publications in 12 languages and 4,360 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Fiction  Film adaptations  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Melodrama  Documentary-style films  Comic books, strips, etc  Study guides  Audio adaptations  Coming-of-age films 
Roles: Author, Adapter, Author of screenplay, Bibliographic antecedent, Writer of accompanying material, Scenarist, Other, Dedicatee
Classifications: PR6058.I528, 823.914
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A kestrel for a knave by Barry Hines( Book )
108 editions published between 1968 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 1,046 libraries worldwide
This is the unsentimental story of the remarkable relationship between the desperate Billy, a friendless boy living in a soulless northern town, and the equally destructive, fierce kestrel, Kes, which he raises from the nest
Kes by Ken Loach( visu )
43 editions published between 1969 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 623 libraries worldwide
Billy Casper, a 15-year-old working class Yorkshire boy, is a scrappy loner who delivers papers before and after school, shares a bed with his bullying brother, Jud, and mostly ignores his self-absorbed mother. His routine is derailed when he spots a small falcon, a kestrel, in the countryside. He's raised birds in the past and is inspired to capture a young kestrel and try his hand at falconry. When not enduring the scorn of his peers and "betters," Billy wanders the countryside, pokes about the town, and secretively trains his kestrel, where his intelligence and imagination are as free as the bird. Because ever present in Billy's mind is fear and hatred of the pit--the local mine where he is destined to spend his adult life digging coal
A kestrel for a knave by Barry Hines( file )
12 editions published between 1980 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 481 libraries worldwide
SmartPass guides use full-cast drama to immerse students in the text, draw them into complex intelligent debate and train them to develop, express and support their own ideas with confidence
Threads by Barry Hines( visu )
25 editions published between 1984 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 296 libraries worldwide
A dramatization of the possible environmental, physical, and psychological consequences of a nuclear attack on England. The story centers on the lives of two young people and their families in Sheffield, England, during the events leading up to the attack and for thirteen years afterwards
Looks and smiles by Barry Hines( Book )
30 editions published between 1981 and 2005 in English and held by 244 libraries worldwide
Mick og hans ven Alan går ud af skolen og håber hurtigt at finde et job. Da det viser sig at være meget svært, beslutter de to unge sig for at søge ind i hæren
Kes by Barry Hines( Book )
44 editions published between 1062 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 183 libraries worldwide
Billy Caspar is a working class schoolboy with no prospects for a better future. But Billy knows two things; he won't work in the mines and he does have a way with animals. His only companion is a kestrel hawk who, like Billy, is trained but not tamed
The price of coal by Barry Hines( Book )
26 editions published between 1979 and 2005 in 4 languages and held by 182 libraries worldwide
Roman bygget på hans manuskripter til de to TV-film: Meet the people og Back to reality
The gamekeeper by Barry Hines( Book )
14 editions published between 1975 and 1986 in English and Polish and held by 160 libraries worldwide
Unfinished business by Barry Hines( Book )
15 editions published between 1983 and 1987 in 3 languages and held by 151 libraries worldwide
Lucy Downs, suburban house-wife and mother, is accepted for a university course. Her husband sees this a pointless betrayal, and she feels guilt at withdrawing some of her attention from him and their children
The heart of it by Barry Hines( Book )
6 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and held by 140 libraries worldwide
Elvis over England by Barry Hines( Book )
5 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and Undetermined and held by 134 libraries worldwide
The blinder by Barry Hines( Book )
30 editions published between 1966 and 1986 in 4 languages and held by 127 libraries worldwide
The price of coal : the scripts of the two television plays Meet the people and Back to reality by Barry Hines( Book )
8 editions published between 1979 and 1988 in English and held by 77 libraries worldwide
Looks and smiles ( visu )
5 editions published between 1981 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 60 libraries worldwide
Dreaming of becoming a motorcycle mechanic, MIck vents his frustration in street brawls and falls for a pretty shoe store clerk, while his friend Alan finds unexpected happiness in the army, policing Northern Ireland's battle-torn streets
First signs by Barry Hines( Book )
5 editions published between 1972 and 1976 in English and Polish and held by 57 libraries worldwide
The play of Kes by Barry Hines( Book )
4 editions published between 1976 and 1995 in English and held by 48 libraries worldwide
The gamekeeper by Barry Hines( Sound Recording )
4 editions published between 1975 and 1987 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 25 libraries worldwide
The Gamekeeper ( visu )
3 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and held by 17 libraries worldwide
The Gamekeeper : George, ancien ouvrier dans une fonderie de Sheffield, est garde-chasse dans une grande propriété du South-Yorkshire. Il adore son travail pourtant sa vie n'a rien d'une idylle bucolique. Son fils est maltraité à l'école, sa femme isolée et les braconniers qu'il pourchasse ne sont autres que ses anciens camarades,,, Qu'importent pour Georges tout vaut mieux que les trois huit à l'usine. / "Raining stones" : Survivant des années Tatcher, Bob Williams vivote avec sa famille. Mais cet équilibre précaire s'effondre quand il se fait voler sa camionnette. Comment dès lors payer la robe pour la communion de sa fille ? La fierté de Bob est en jeu et il est prêt à tout pour éviter à sa fille la honte de la misère
This artistic life by Barry Hines( Book )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 16 libraries worldwide
This volume contains an anthology of essays, stories and poems by Barry Hines, the author of the much-celebrated 'A Kestrel For A Knave', better known as 'Kes'. Many of the pieces were written at the same time as this seminal novel and have never been published before
Two men from Derby and, Shooting stars by Barry Hines( Book )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 16 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Barry Hines angol regényíró, forgatókönyvíró
Barry Hines Britischer Autor
Barry Hines britischer Schriftsteller und Drehbuchautor
Barry Hines British author
Barry Hines Brits schrijver
Hines, Barry
Khaĭns, B. 1939-
Khaĭns, B. (Barri), 1939-
하인즈, 배리 1939-
ハインズ, バリー
Languages
English (331)
Polish (13)
German (12)
Chinese (6)
Danish (5)
French (3)
Norwegian (3)
Japanese (2)
Swedish (2)
Multiple languages (2)
Czech (2)
Russian (1)
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