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Shepherd, Jean

Overview
Works: 116 works in 302 publications in 3 languages and 11,125 library holdings
Genres: Comedy films  Christmas films  Drama  Fiction  Film adaptations  Juvenile works  Bildungsromans  Humorous fiction  Autobiographical fiction  Christmas stories 
Roles: Author, Actor, Narrator, Editor, Performer, Author of screenplay, Author of introduction, Conceptor, Scenarist
Classifications: PS3569.H3964, 791.4372
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A Christmas story by Bob Clark( visu )
26 editions published between 1976 and 2013 in English and French and held by 2,657 libraries worldwide
Ralphie is a 9-year-old who wants only one thing for Christmas - an official Red Ryder carbine-action 200-shot range model BB rifle with a compass in the stock. Between his parents, his teacher, and even Santa Claus all Ralphie hears is "No, you'll shoot your eye out." By this time, Ralphie has had enough of that. When Scut Farkus, the schoolyard bully and his sidekick Grover Dill start in on Ralphie while he's on his way home from school that day, Ralphie knocks Grover to the ground, beats Scut's face bloody, and then pounds Scut's head on the snow-covered ground several times. Ralphie thinks he'll never get the BB gun for Christmas now. And all of the other kids are going to be getting what they want for Christmas
In God we trust, all others pay cash by Jean Shepherd( Book )
21 editions published between 1966 and 2010 in English and held by 1,300 libraries worldwide
Ralph goes back to his hometown of Hohman, Indiana, runs into an old chum, and remembers growing up. An affectionate, wacky, and wryly realistic portrayal of an American family's typical Christmas joys and travails in small-town, Depression-era Indiana. This novel would later serve as the basis for the 1983 movie, A Christmas Story
A fistful of fig newtons by Jean Shepherd( Book )
11 editions published between 1981 and 2010 in English and held by 835 libraries worldwide
From the wild and wacky world of a favorite funnyman, a dozen truer-than-life tales of tailgating on the Jersey Turnpike, infuriating infants, and other everyday catastrophes, defeats, and humiliations that are the familiar fate of Americans everywhere
Wanda Hickey's night of golden memories, and other disasters by Jean Shepherd( Book )
8 editions published between 1971 and 2001 in English and held by 789 libraries worldwide
Wanda Hickey's Night of Golden Memories is a universal (and achingly funny) orchestration of Midwestern puberty rites, from the gut-wrenching playground antics of one Delbert Bumpus, to the supernal glow surrounding unapproachable high school beauty Daphne Bigelow, to the memorable disaster that was Shepherd's (and everyone else's) junior prom
A Christmas story by Jean Shepherd( Book )
11 editions published between 1982 and 2010 in English and held by 764 libraries worldwide
Ralphie, a nine-year-old boy in 1940s Indiana, dreams of receiving a Red Ryder BB gun for Christmas but encounters resistance at every turn when he makes his wish known
The Ferrari in the bedroom by Jean Shepherd( Book )
13 editions published between 1972 and 2010 in English and held by 640 libraries worldwide
A Christmas story by Jean Shepherd( Sound Recording )
10 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and held by 556 libraries worldwide
A Christmas story gathers together in one hilarious volume the gems of autobiographical humor that Jean Shepherd drew upon to create this enduring film. Here is young Ralphie Parker's shocking discovery that his decoder ring is really a device to promote Ovaltine; his mother and father's pitched battle over the fate of a lascivious leg lamp and, most crucially, Ralphie's unstoppable campaign to get Santa or anyone else to give him a Red Ryder carbine action 200-shot range model air rifle. Who cares that the whole adult world is telling him, "You'll shoot your eye out, kid." The pieces that comprise A Christmas story coalesce in a magical fashion to become an irresistible piece of Americana
The America of George Ade, 1866-1944 : fables, short stories, essays by George Ade( Book )
16 editions published between 1960 and 1962 in English and held by 480 libraries worldwide
My summer story by Charles Grodin( visu )
5 editions published between 1994 and 2006 in English and held by 355 libraries worldwide
It's business as usual in the summer at the Parkers'. Ralphie is looking for a top to beat the school bully, Old Man is fighting with the neighbors, and Mother is collecting a glass china set at the local movie theater. Sequel to A Christmas Story
The clown by Charles Mingus( Sound Recording )
15 editions published between 1957 and 1999 in English and Undetermined and held by 209 libraries worldwide
Charles Mingus by Charles Mingus( Sound Recording )
2 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in English and held by 195 libraries worldwide
A Christmas story : the musical by Benj Pasek( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 160 libraries worldwide
Jean Shepherd reads poems of Robert Service by Robert W Service( file )
7 editions published between 1975 and 2007 in English and held by 150 libraries worldwide
Each poem is preceded by an introduction. Poems read include The shooting of Dan McGrew, The ballad of Blasphemous Bill, The ballad of Pious Pete, The cremation of Sam McGee and others
The Phantom of the Open Hearth : a film for television by Jean Shepherd( Book )
6 editions published in 1978 in English and Undetermined and held by 122 libraries worldwide
Shep's army : bummers, blisters, & boondoggles by Jean Shepherd( Book )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 105 libraries worldwide
Jean Shepherd, the great American humorist, radio raconteur, master storyteller, and bestselling author, has left his indelible imprint on American culture. This collection of Jean Shepherd army stories was selected and transcribed from radio programs by Shepherd biographer Eugene Bergmann and is in print for the first time.--Publisher
Norman Rockwell ( visu )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 85 libraries worldwide
Commentators from various fields offer reflections on painter and illustrator Norman Rockwell
Life is by Jean Shepherd( Sound Recording )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 77 libraries worldwide
In these digitally remastered classic radio programs, Jean Shepherd muses on the phoniness of PR activities, 1960's fashions, his lifelong devotion to music, cars, and what it was like growing up as a kid in Hammond, Indiana
Don't be a leaf by Jean Shepherd( Sound Recording )
2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 71 libraries worldwide
In these digitally remastered classic radio programs, Jean Shepherd muses on the impact of dirty glasses, shopping for cars with the old man, flyswatters, growing up with the White Sox, and the great divide between Southside and Northside baseball fans
The X random factor by Jean Shepherd( Sound Recording )
2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 41 libraries worldwide
Presents radio programs, digitally remastered and restored, containing all the classic elements of Jean Shepherd's work, combining humor, story telling, kazoo playing, and general musings on everyday life and the nature of man
Pomp and circumstance by Jean Shepherd( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 38 libraries worldwide
In these digitally remastered classic radio programs, Jean Shepherd talks out loud about what we say, and what we do -- and why we say it and why we do it
 
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Alternative Names
Ewing, Frederick R.
Jean Sheperd
Jean Shepherd
Jean Shepherd Amerikaans acteur (1921-1999)
Jean Shepherd Erzähler, Autor, Moderator und Discjockey
Jean Shepherd pemeran laki-laki asal Amerika Serikat
Дж. Шеперд
جيان شيبرد
ژان چوپان
Languages
English (183)
Spanish (1)
French (1)
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