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Wright, Richard B. (Richard Bruce) 1937-2017

Overview
Works: 56 works in 349 publications in 7 languages and 5,585 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Diary fiction  Domestic fiction  Romance fiction  Conference papers and proceedings  Historical fiction  History  Epistolary fiction  Juvenile works 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PR9199.3.W7, 813.54
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Clara Callan : a novel by Richard B Wright( Book )
54 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 1,047 libraries worldwide
A novel of World War II follows the adventures of two Canadian sisters who struggle against social convention--one in a small town in Ontario, the other in New York City
In the middle of a life : a novel by Richard B Wright( Book )
29 editions published between 1973 and 2001 in English and held by 676 libraries worldwide
WRIGHT REAFFIRMS HIS AFFINITY FOR THE LITTLE MAN IN THIS PORTRAIT OF A GENIAL LOSER BESET BY PROBLEMS OF MIDDLE-AGE, UNEMPLOYMENT AND CHANGING RELATIONSHIPS
The weekend man by Richard B Wright( Book )
35 editions published between 1970 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 567 libraries worldwide
A 30 year-old salesman in 1970's Toronto is a deliberate underachiever, wondering if things will ever change for him. 1997
Farthing's fortunes by Richard B Wright( Book )
20 editions published between 1976 and 2003 in English and Undetermined and held by 459 libraries worldwide
Final things by Richard B Wright( Book )
18 editions published between 1980 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 391 libraries worldwide
[This is] a short, horrible book ... about the revenge quest of a man, Charlie Farris, whose twelve-year-old son is sodomized and killed by unsavory acquaintances of the boy. And, though oddly interrupted by Wright's more typical scenes of sweet affection, the novel is chiefly the simple, headlong, almost atavistic trajectory that governs Charlie's actions after son Jonathan is discovered by the police wrapped in two plastic bags. --Kirkus Reviews, 10/23/1980
Nightfall by Richard B Wright( Book )
9 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in English and held by 373 libraries worldwide
"Retired university professor James Hillyer barely exists after the death of his beloved daughter in her forties. He locates the woman he fell in love with many years ago on a summer trip to Quebec, but Odette's present existence is haunted by ghosts from her own past. The collision of past and present alters their lives"--
October : a novel by Richard B Wright( Book )
12 editions published between 2007 and 2014 in English and Dutch and held by 269 libraries worldwide
In England to see his gravely ill daughter, James Hillyer, a retired professor of Victorian literature, meets by chance a man he once knew as a boy, Gabriel Fontaine, and is asked by Gabriel to accompany him on a final, unthinkable journey
Tourists by Richard B Wright( Book )
12 editions published between 1984 and 2002 in English and held by 264 libraries worldwide
In a provincial Mexican jail, Philip Bannister confesses to operating a tawdry tourist trap on the resort island of Cozumel. Although the novel is pervaded by an atmosphere of quiet insanity, it is a humourous story
Adultery : a novel by Richard B Wright( Book )
10 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in English and Dutch and held by 237 libraries worldwide
A Toronto publisher who has brief affair while overseas watches as his life falls violently apart as a result
Mr. Shakespeare's bastard by Richard B Wright( Book )
8 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in English and held by 203 libraries worldwide
In a manor house in Oxfordshire, an ailing housekeeper by the name of Aerlene Ward feels the time has come to confess the great secret that has shaped her life, she is the illegitimate daughter of William Shakespeare. A story of the lovely Elizabeth seduced by a struggling young writer from Stratford and her plain but clever daughter
The teacher's daughter by Richard B Wright( Book )
12 editions published between 1982 and 2004 in English and held by 152 libraries worldwide
Clara Callan by Richard B Wright( Sound Recording )
25 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in English and held by 142 libraries worldwide
Two sisters try to find their place within the complex web of social expectations for young women in the 1930s
The age of longing : a novel by Richard B Wright( Book )
9 editions published between 1995 and 2001 in English and held by 137 libraries worldwide
Sunset Manor by Richard B Wright( Book )
14 editions published between 1990 and 2008 in English and Japanese and held by 98 libraries worldwide
The inhabitants of Sunset Manor, a retirement home, are more comfortable living in the past than the present. Kay Ormsby, a retired schoolteacher, remembers her friendships and school years; Arthur Wilkie recalls his wife and his philandering; Lorne Truscott recollects the death of his son
One John A. too many by Richard B Wright( Book )
5 editions published between 1984 and 2002 in English and held by 32 libraries worldwide
Grade level: 4, 5, 6, e, i
Andrew Tolliver, by Richard Wright. Illustrated by Lewis Parker by Richard B Wright( Book )
3 editions published in 1965 in English and French and held by 24 libraries worldwide
Grade level: 4, 5, 6, e, i
Adultery a novel by Richard B Wright( Sound Recording )
6 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and held by 11 libraries worldwide
Daniel Fielding, a quiet, middle-aged editor at a Toronto book-publishing house, has it all. An attractive wife, a charming daughter who excels at her private school, and a desirable house in a nice neighbourhood all add up to a successful life. But when Fielding and a pretty, very assertive young colleague travel together to the Frankfurt Book Fair, what begins as an indiscretion unexpectedly explodes into abduction and murder. Now Fielding must navigate the devastation of the lives left behind
World art : themes of unity in diversity : acts of the XXVIth International Congress of the History of Art by International Congress of the History of Art( Book )
1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 9 libraries worldwide
Living well with diabetes type II : a self-management approach ( visu )
2 editions published between 1995 and 1999 in English and held by 7 libraries worldwide
This film explains what diabetes type II is and provides information on how to manage and treat it. The symptoms, different forms of treatment, and hypoglycemia are examined in detail. Emphasizes the importance of early diagnosis and accurate monitoring
 
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Alternative Names
Richard B. Wright escritor canadiense
Richard B. Wright kanadyjski pisarz
Richard Bruce Wright
Richard Bruce Wright écrivain canadien
Wright, Richard 1937-
Wright, Richard B.
Wright, Richard B. 1937-
Wright, Richard B. (Richard Bruce)
Wright, Richard B. (Richard Bruce), 1937-
Wright, Richard B. (Richard Bruce), 1937-2017
Wright, Richard Bruce
Wright, Richard Bruce 1937-
Wright, Richard Bruce, 1937-2017
ریچارد بی. رایت نویسنده کانادایی
ライト, リチャード・B
Languages
English (272)
Dutch (6)
French (5)
Japanese (4)
Spanish (3)
Polish (2)
Bulgarian (1)
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