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Howard, Ken 1944-

Overview
Works: 185 works in 403 publications in 2 languages and 18,028 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Fiction  Film adaptations  Political fiction  History  Sources  Suspense fiction  Domestic fiction  Christian fiction  Television plays 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Photographer
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Publications about Ken Howard
Publications by Ken Howard
Most widely held works about Ken Howard
 
Most widely held works by Ken Howard
1776 by Sherman Edwards( visu )
22 editions published between 1972 and 2002 in English and held by 1,946 libraries worldwide
1776 is a musical celebration of the founding of The United States of America. The story centers around historical characters as they organize a movement for independence from England. All events lead up to July 4, 1776, when the Declaration was signed
Grey Gardens ( visu )
4 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 1,272 libraries worldwide
Based on the life stories Edith "Big Edie" Bouvier Beale and her daughter, Edith "Little Edie" Bouvier Beale who are the eccentric aunt and first cousin of Jackie Onassis. They were raised as Park Avenue débutantes, but withdrew from New York society. They took shelter at their Long Island summer home called 'Grey Gardens.' As their wealth and contact with the outside world dwindled, so did their grasp on reality. They were reintroduced to the world when international tabloids learned of a health department raid on their home. At that point, Jackie swooped in to save her relatives
Rambo ( visu )
12 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 1,176 libraries worldwide
After spending several years in Northern Thailand operating a longboat on the Salween River, John Rambo (Sylvester Stallone) reluctantly agrees to carry a group of Christian missionaries into war-torn Burma. But when the aid workers are captured by ruthless Nationalist Army soldiers, Rambo leads a group of battle-scarred, combat-hardened mercenaries on an epic, last ditch mission to rescue the prisoners. - container
J. Edgar by Clint Eastwood( visu )
3 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 1,016 libraries worldwide
"J. Edgar Hoover [was] head of the Federal Bureau of Investigation for nearly 50 years. Hoover was feared, admired, reviled and revered, a man who could distort the truth as easily as he upheld it. His methods were at once ruthless and heroic, with the admiration of the world his most coveted prize. But behind closed doors, he held secrets that would have destroyed his image, his career and his life"--Container
The run by Stuart Woods( Sound Recording )
11 editions published between 2000 and 2005 in English and held by 679 libraries worldwide
A respected Senator decides to run for president, but forces from the past will do anything to stop him and he finds himself running for his life instead
Personal injuries [a novel] by Scott Turow( Sound Recording )
15 editions published between 1999 and 2008 in English and held by 654 libraries worldwide
Robbie Feaver (pronounced "favor") is a charismatic personal injury lawyer with a high profile practice, a way with the ladies, and a beautiful wife (whom he loves), who is dying of an irreversible illness. He also has a secret bank account where he occasionally deposits funds that make their way into the pockets of the judges who decide Robbie's cases. Robbie is caught by the Feds, and, in exchange for leniency, agrees to "wear a wire" as he continues to try to fix decisions. The FBI agent assigned to supervise him goes by the alias of Evon Miller. She is lonely, uncomfortable in her skin, and impervious to Robbie's charms. And she carries secrets of her own. As the law tightens its net, Robbie's and Evon's stories converge thrillingly. Scott Turow takes us into, the world of greed and human failing. He also shows us enduring love and quiet, unexpected heroism
The thorn birds by Stan Marguiles( visu )
7 editions published between 1991 and 2004 in English and Spanish and held by 549 libraries worldwide
The epic story of a priest torn between God and human passion and a beautiful girl desiring only what she cannot have, spanning five decades of ambition, fear, longing and revenge, and set against the vast horizons of Australia's Outback
Shadow prey by John Sandford( Sound Recording )
10 editions published between 1990 and 2006 in English and held by 503 libraries worldwide
Twin Cities sleuth Lucas Davenport teams up with NYPD lieutenant Lily Rothenberg to track down an elusive killer know only as Shadow Love
Fortune's hand by Belva Plain( Sound Recording )
4 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 455 libraries worldwide
A law graduate marries the daughter of a senior partner, leaving behind a hometown girl he had planned to wed, and is successful until a shocking turn changes the lives of him and his family
Pudd'nhead Wilson by Mark Twain( visu )
10 editions published between 1983 and 2013 in English and held by 454 libraries worldwide
Mark Twain uses his insight and wit to explore the issues of slavery, mother/son relationships, justice, and the many shapes of human folly. A mulatto slave switches her disconcertingly white baby with her master's son to protect it in a time of strong racial prejudice
Act natural : how to speak to any audience by Ken Howard( Book )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 453 libraries worldwide
Offers advice on how to act natural and appear more relaxed, confident, and spontaneous when communicating by applying techniques used by actors to the task of public speaking
Shadowlands by William Nicholson( visu )
3 editions published between 1985 and 2011 in English and held by 423 libraries worldwide
Lewis, the brilliant scholar, has his comfortable life rudely interrupted when he meets Joy. Lewis's great love for Joy causes him to be devastated when she dies and threatens his Christian beliefs
Degree of guilt by Richard North Patterson( Sound Recording )
11 editions published between 1900 and 1998 in English and held by 409 libraries worldwide
A famous TV journalist is charged with the killing of a celebrated novelist, and she pleads guilty to murder in self-defense, and the trial reveals many shocking secrets
Eyes of a child by Richard North Patterson( Sound Recording )
6 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and held by 390 libraries worldwide
The investigation into a man's death uncovers the vicious custody fight he waged with his estranged wife. The wife's new lover is indicted for the man's murder and courtroom revelations are overshadowed by what threatens to remain hidden
The general's daughter by Nelson DeMille( Sound Recording )
6 editions published between 1992 and 1999 in English and held by 357 libraries worldwide
When a professional military woman is found raped and murdered, a preliminary search turns up paraphernalia and sex toys that point to a scandal of major proportions. The chief investigator is reluctant to take the case when he learns that his partner will be a woman with whom he had a tempestuous affair and an unpleasant parting
I know this much is true by Wally Lamb( Sound Recording )
3 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 350 libraries worldwide
Troubled man must care for his schizophrenic twin brother and face the nightmares that have bedeviled the familiy
Winter prey by John Sandford( Sound Recording )
5 editions published between 1993 and 2000 in English and held by 288 libraries worldwide
Detective Lucas Davenport tracks down a twisted serial killer who has escaped from prison
A.C.O.D. : adult children of divorce ( visu )
2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 279 libraries worldwide
Meet Carter. It's been years since his parents' divorce. But now, with the wedding of this younger brother, he must keep mom and dad from annihilating each other all over again. That's when the real surprises start, including a shocking revelation from his childhood "therapist", the arrival of his dad's latest wife, his own commitment issues with his gorgeous girlfriend, and confronting the sexy A.C.O.D. from his past
Drug free kids a parent's guide ( visu )
8 editions published between 1986 and 1990 in English and held by 277 libraries worldwide
Ken Howard hosts a program in which actors enact family scenes that tach parenting skills and professionals in the fields of drug and alcohol abse offer advice to parents
C.S. Lewis through the shadowlands ( visu )
in English and held by 245 libraries worldwide
Lewis, the brilliant scholar, has his comfortable life rudely interrupted when he meets Joy. Lewis's great love for Joy causes him to be devastated when she dies and threatens his Christian beliefs
 
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Alternative Names
Howard, Kenneth Joseph, 1944-
Languages
English (146)
Spanish (1)
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