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Purl, Linda

Works: 108 works in 180 publications in 2 languages and 4,128 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Fiction  Radio plays  Television adaptations  Film adaptations  Historical drama  Juvenile works 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Singer
Classifications: PN1992.77, 791.4575
Publication Timeline
Publications about Linda Purl
Publications by Linda Purl
Most widely held works by Linda Purl
Homeland ( visu )
2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 1,240 libraries worldwide
Carrie Mathison, a brilliant but volatile CIA agent, suspects that a rescued American POW may not be what he seems. Is Marine Sgt. Nicholas Brody a war hero or an Al Qaeda sleeper agent plotting a spectacular terrorist attack on U.S. soil? Following her instincts, Mathison will risk everything to uncover the truth - her reputation, her career, and even her sanity
The odd couple by Neil Simon( Sound Recording )
9 editions published between 1999 and 2007 in English and held by 407 libraries worldwide
Hyper-neurotic Felix and the slob Oscar, two poker buddies, become wildly mismatched roomates when they find themselves bachelors again
Matlock ( visu )
4 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 316 libraries worldwide
Ben Matlock is an Atlanta defense attorney who investigates crimes and fights for his clients, usually clinching a last-minute "Not guilty" verdict. Matlock is aided by loyal partner and daughter Charlene and smooth private investigator Tyler Hudson
Broken glass by Arthur Miller( Sound Recording )
10 editions published between 1996 and 2009 in English and held by 296 libraries worldwide
In 1938 Brooklyn, Sylvia is suddenly unable to walk. Her husband is desperate to find out what is crippling his wife. The doctor can find nothing wrong, the only clue lying in Sylvia's growing obsession with news accounts from Germany. Even though she is safe in Brooklyn, Sylvia is terrorized by Nazi violence
Young pioneers' Christmas ( visu )
7 editions published between 1976 and 2012 in English and held by 273 libraries worldwide
This delightful program opens with Molly Beaton, a pioneer wife, reminiscing to herself about the prior day's events--Christmas Day, 1874. Feeling both secure and thankful in her sod house, Molly begins a flashback narrative which starts in June of that year. She and her husband David buried their only child who was consumed by "the fever." Now they must struggle through their hardships of the death of their child, and being one of the few settlers in the area. Through the support of their very distant neighbors, Molly and David get on with their lives. In turn, they help their neighbors through their own struggles and share a Christmas dinner complete with homemade decorations and very special presents
Matlock ( visu )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 226 libraries worldwide
Ben Matlock is a Georgia bred, Harvard educated defense attorney. His $100,000 fee is worth every penny as he defends his clients not only in Atlanta but all over the country. He is cantankerous and gruff and often uses colorful language, but beneath it all he has a heart of gold. He is assisted by his attorney-daughter Charlene, as well as his investigators Tyler Hudson, Conrad McMasters and Cliff Lewis. Ben is sweet on associate D.A. Julie March. His contact at the Atlanta police is Lt. Bob Brooks
Bright captivity by Eugenia Price( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 147 libraries worldwide
A love story set in the final days of the War of 1812: Anne Couper, daughter of a prominent planter, who lived on Georgia's St. Simons Island, and John Fraser, a charming British lieutenant who captured her heart while holding her prisoner at the lavish estate of Dungeness
Where shadows go by Eugenia Price( Sound Recording )
3 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 119 libraries worldwide
Filled with characters from history, lore, and the author's imagination, Where shadows go is a powerful story of love, courage, and friendship
Danielle Steel's Secrets by Danielle Steel( visu )
4 editions published between 1992 and 2004 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 106 libraries worldwide
Hollywood producer Mel Wexler's new TV series is steamy, but mild compared to what is happening off-screen
Samson and Delilah ( visu )
6 editions published between 1985 and 1994 in English and Spanish and held by 87 libraries worldwide
The Promised Land suffers under the harsh reign of the Philistines, the ancient enemies of Israel. Only the mighty hero Samson dares to resist the oppressors of his people. Unable to subdue Samson with force, the Philistines try treachery and use Delilah, the woman Samson loves, with the promise of a fortune to betray him
The manions of America by Pierce Brosnan( visu )
2 editions published between 1982 and 1997 in English and held by 69 libraries worldwide
Follows a family from poverty in Ireland to eminence in America
Fear of the dark ( visu )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 63 libraries worldwide
Nine year old Ryan has been diagnosed with an acute fear of the dark. He spends each night lying awake, waiting and watching as the evil in the darkness grows stronger. Big brother Dale, suspects that there is nothing wrong with Ryan and that this is just an attention-getting antic. Dale promises to watch over his brother as their parents head off to a party for the night. Outside a storm rages and when the power goes out, darkness envelops the house. Dale desperately tries everything to get Ryan to calm down, until the horrors in the dark make him realize Ryan had good reason to be so afraid!
Frozen impact ( visu )
4 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in English and held by 61 libraries worldwide
Jason is a 12 year-old boy in dire need of a liver transplant. But a deadly hailstorm threatens the family's race against time to save his life. When the plane carrying Jason's liver crashes into a mountainside, Dan, an emergency dispatcher and Jason's father, miraculously recovers the liver. But the storm has ravaged the town, and Jason is trapped inside a collapsed trailer
The last days of Pompeii ( visu )
2 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and held by 58 libraries worldwide
The tale of love, violence, greed and ambition leading to the most famous disaster of ancient times, the great eruption of Mount Vesuvius in 79 A.D
Maid of honor ( visu )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 39 libraries worldwide
Laci is an aunt who is taking care of a widow's two children in a nice suburban home. She is the sister of Richard's late wife, who was killed in a car accident two years earlier. When Richard declares he and his love-interest, Nicole are to be married, Laci is silently enraged and things get worse as the film progresses
Crazy Mama The lady in red ( visu )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 38 libraries worldwide
Crazy Mama: A widow in the 1950s begins a wacky life of crime when she loses her beauty parlor. She's joined by her mother, her pregnant daughter and her boyfriend, an old lady, a greaser and a defecting sheriff. The Lady in Red: A farm girl flees her abusive father and lands in a sewing sweatshop in Chicago, where the girls are exploited by a sleazy manager. After landing in jail, she becomes a prostitute and then a waitress while falling in love with a mysterious hit man
Holiday collector's set ( visu )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 37 libraries worldwide
Four inspiring holiday films filled with stories of family and faith. From the church to the prairie, there's something for everyone in this Christmas collection. Includes bonus audio, Greatest Christmas Collection V.2
Nora Ingmar Bergman's stage adaptation of Henrik Ibsen's A doll house. by Ingmar Bergman( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 34 libraries worldwide
George & Ira Gershwin a musical celebration : A.P.L.A. tribute by George Gershwin( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 32 libraries worldwide
Crazy mama ( visu )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 25 libraries worldwide
A celebration of '50s America, following three women and the men they pick up on an absurd crime spree
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Alternative Names
Purl, Linda M.
English (62)
Spanish (1)
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