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Ponicsan, Darryl

Overview
Works: 72 works in 175 publications in 5 languages and 5,250 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Fiction  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Melodrama  Romance films  Sports films  Made-for-TV movies  Comedy films  Military films 
Roles: Author, Author of screenplay, Scenarist, Bibliographic antecedent, Conceptor
Classifications: PS3566.O6, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Darryl Ponicsan
Publications by Darryl Ponicsan
Most widely held works about Darryl Ponicsan
 
Most widely held works by Darryl Ponicsan
School ties by Robert Mandel( visu )
12 editions published between 1992 and 2015 in English and held by 671 libraries worldwide
Set in the 1950s: David Greene, a popular student at an exclusive New England prep school, becomes the object of ridicule and scorn when his Jewish heritage is revealed, leading him to take the most important stand of his life
Taps ( visu )
10 editions published between 1981 and 2010 in English and Italian and held by 671 libraries worldwide
"When a fiercely devoted group of military school cadets learns that their school is being sold to real estate developers, they refuse to accept defeat-- instead choosing to rise up together to protect the academy and their honor. But the brave young soldiers soon learn that the most courageous decisions can sometimes have unexpected and even fatal consequences!"--Container
Random hearts by David Patrick Columbia( visu )
2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 529 libraries worldwide
An internal affairs sergeant and a Congresswoman become entangled in a shocking mystery and an unexpected romance after their spouses are killed in a plane crash together
The last detail by Darryl Ponicsan( Book )
8 editions published between 1970 and 2004 in English and Spanish and held by 359 libraries worldwide
Tom Mix died for your sins : a novel based on his life by Darryl Ponicsan( Book )
6 editions published between 1975 and 1979 in English and held by 357 libraries worldwide
Cinderella liberty; a novel by Darryl Ponicsan( Book )
10 editions published between 1963 and 1974 in English and held by 339 libraries worldwide
When his ship docked in Seattle, Navy man John Boggs, Jr. has a "Cinderella liberty" pass, meaning he can be out until midnight -- so he intends to make the most of his evening. He "wins" call girl Maggie in a pool game but when he finds out that Maggie has an 11-year-old son and a baby on the way, he backs off
An unmarried man : a novel by Darryl Ponicsan( Book )
6 editions published between 1980 and 1984 in English and held by 320 libraries worldwide
The ringmaster by Darryl Ponicsan( Book )
5 editions published between 1978 and 1979 in English and held by 287 libraries worldwide
The accomplice by Darryl Ponicsan( Book )
9 editions published between 1975 and 1976 in English and held by 261 libraries worldwide
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Vision quest ( visu )
2 editions published between 1998 and 2011 in English and held by 244 libraries worldwide
High school wrestler Louden Swain is a man obsessed, trying to shed 23 pounds in a dangerously short time and take on Shute, the undefeated, tough-as-nails 168-pound champion who's the best wrestler in the state
Andoshen, Pa.; a novel by Darryl Ponicsan( Book )
6 editions published between 1973 and 2001 in English and held by 225 libraries worldwide
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Cinderella liberty ( visu )
2 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 196 libraries worldwide
When his ship docked in Seattle, Navy man John Boggs, Jr. has a "Cinderella Liberty" pass, meaning he can be out until midnight - so he intends to make the most of his evening. Things are clearly going his way when he "wins" call girl Maggie in a pool game. But once Boggs finds out that Maggie has an 11-year-old son and a baby on the way, he backs off. He is anxious to rid himself of complications he just can't contend with. What he does not count on is falling in love
Goldengrove by Darryl Ponicsan( Book )
5 editions published between 1971 and 1973 in English and held by 112 libraries worldwide
The enemy within ( visu )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 67 libraries worldwide
"Colonel Mac Casey is a career military man, an officer with the Joint Chiefs of Staff in Washington, D.C. Devoted to his job ... Casey lives his life by the rules. But the president and Casey's immediate boss, General Lloyd, are in fierce opposition over budget cuts which Lloyd feels could effectively disable US armed forces. Casey begins to suspect that Lloyd is up to something dangerous when he discovers that the general is planning to use live ammunition for what should be a routine unarmed exercise, and that armed personnel are taking key positions throughout the country. Casey feels certain that a military coup is underway, aiming to overthrow the US government and place General Lloyd in control, but can he prove it before it's too late?"--Container
The boost by Harold Becker( visu )
3 editions published between 1989 and 2005 in English and held by 42 libraries worldwide
When his wealthy life-style began to crumble, Lenny needed something to get him moving again. He found The Boost
The last detail by Hal Ashby( visu )
1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 19 libraries worldwide
Two Navy Petty officers are detailed to take a prisoner from Washington to jail in New Hampshire and decide to give the prisoner one last good time
Nuts by Martin Ritt( visu )
9 editions published between 1987 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 18 libraries worldwide
The pending case: The People of the State of New York vs. Claudia Draper. The issue: Is Claudia mentally competent to stand trial? She's shocking, outspoken, explosive, defiant--but is she "nuts"? Claudia holds nothing back as she takes on New York's judicial system, modern psychiatry, her personal demons and anyone who gets in her way
The talented Mr. Ripley ; School ties ( visu )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 12 libraries worldwide
In the Talented Mr. Ripley, Tom Ripley is a calculating young man who believes its better to be a fake somebody than a real nobody. He's hired to go to Italy to bring back the playboy son of a millionaire and soon is plunged into a daring scheme of duplicity, lies and murder
La Difference ( visu )
4 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in French and held by 12 libraries worldwide
Set in the 1950s: David Greene, a working-class Jewish quarterback from Scranton, Pennsylvania, is offered a football scholarship to a prestigious New England prep. school. It's David's ticket to an Ivy League education and a way out of his hometown, but there's one condition: the school's elders ask him to be discreet about his religion. At first willing to do so, David struggles with his silence as his popularity grows. David strikes up a friendship with his roommate Chris Reece and a possible romance with Sally Wheeler, a student at a nearby girls' school. But, when David's secret is exposed by a jealous classmate he faces the full force of religious intolerance from the prejudiced White Anglo-Saxon Protestant institution
The last detail : [screenplay by Robert Towne( Book )
2 editions published between 1973 and 1984 in English and held by 10 libraries worldwide
Two Naval Petty officers who are detailed to take a prisoner from Washington D.C. to New Hampshire turn their escort duty into a profane and raucous government-paid vacation
 
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Alternative Names

controlled identity Argula, Anne

Argula, Anne 1938-
Darryl Ponicsan Amerikaans romanschrijver
Дэррил Пониксен
Languages
English (95)
French (5)
Italian (2)
German (1)
Spanish (1)
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