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Howard, Ken 1944-

Overview
Works: 200 works in 466 publications in 2 languages and 18,356 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Fiction  Film adaptations  Historical films  Spy films  Crime films  Biographical films  Political fiction  War films  Action and adventure films 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Author, 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 )
26 editions published between 1972 and 2015 in English and held by 1,958 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 1,314 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 by Guthrie CSD( visu )
13 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and held by 1,270 libraries worldwide
Vietnam veteran John Rambo has withdrawn into a simple and secluded existence in Thailand. Even though he is looking to avoid trouble, trouble finds him. A group of Christian missionaries approach Rambo with the desire to rent his boat to travel up the river to Burma, which is a war zone. The Karen people of the region have endured a brutal rule from the murderous Burmese military. Rambo accepts the offer and takes the missionaries up the river. When the missionaries finally arrive at the Karen village, they find themselves part of a raid led by the sadistic Major Pa Tee Tint and his command. Some of the villagers and missionaries are murdered. The rest are held as captives. Concerned by their disappearance, the minister in charge of the mission gathers a group of mercenaries. Rambo, who knows the exact drop off, transport them with his boat. Rambo joins the team and helps liberate the survivors in what may be one of his deadliest missions ever
J. Edgar by Clint Eastwood( visu )
3 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 1,112 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 thorn birds by Colleen McCullough( visu )
8 editions published between 1991 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 807 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
The run by Stuart Woods( Sound Recording )
15 editions published between 2000 and 2005 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 635 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 570 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
Three past midnight The library policeman : from his bestseller Four past midnight by Stephen King( Sound Recording )
10 editions published between 1991 and 2009 in English and held by 517 libraries worldwide
Having overdue library books is often one of the least offenses that people partake in throughout their lives. Sam Peebles, however, realizes that in Junction City, Iowa, overdue library books can be a cause for threats, harassment, and even torture. In his typical suspenseful and fear-ridden style, Stephen King makes even the library seem threatening
Shadowlands ( visu )
3 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in English and held by 460 libraries worldwide
Based on the true story of C.S. Lewis, this film is about the agonizing spiritual crisis of C.S. Lewis when his wife died from cancer. The love, grief, pain, and sorrow were so shattering to Lewis that his basic Christian beliefs, magnificently communicated in his many books, were now called into serious doubt. But he picked up the pieces and moved out of the depressing "shadowlands," realizing that "real life has not even begun yet."
Eyes of a child by Richard North Patterson( Sound Recording )
11 editions published between 1994 and 2003 in English and held by 453 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
Shadow prey by John Sandford( Sound Recording )
10 editions published between 1990 and 2006 in English and held by 453 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
A.C.O.D. : adult children of divorce ( visu )
4 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 445 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
Act natural : how to speak to any audience by Ken Howard( Book )
4 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 436 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
Pudd'nhead Wilson by Alan Bridges( visu )
10 editions published between 1983 and 2013 in English and held by 415 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
Fortune's hand by Belva Plain( Sound Recording )
4 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 394 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
Degree of guilt by Richard North Patterson( Sound Recording )
11 editions published between 1900 and 1998 in English and held by 368 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
The general's daughter by Nelson DeMille( Sound Recording )
6 editions published between 1992 and 1999 in English and held by 335 libraries worldwide
When the daughter of a well-known and well-respected base commander is raped and murdered, an undercover detective is summoned to look into the matter and finds a slew of cover-ups at West Point
I know this much is true by Wally Lamb( Sound Recording )
3 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 293 libraries worldwide
Troubled man must care for his schizophrenic twin brother and face the nightmares that have bedeviled the familiy
Fire lover a true story by Joseph Wambaugh( Sound Recording )
12 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in English and held by 266 libraries worldwide
The extraordinary, true story of a firefighter who may have been, according to U.S. government profilers, "the most prolific American arsonist of the twentieth century."
Drug free kids a parent's guide ( visu )
11 editions published between 1986 and 2013 in English and held by 252 libraries worldwide
Ken Howard hosts a program in which a superb cast enacts a variety of intimate family scenes that teach the parenting techniques necessary to keep children away from drugs
 
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Alternative Names
Howard, Kenneth Joseph 1944-
Ken Howard acteur
Ken Howard acteur américain
Ken Howard actor estadounidense
Ken Howard aktor amerykański
Ken Howard amerikansk skådespelare
Ken Howard amerikansk skodespelar
Ken Howard amerikansk skuespiller
Ken Howard attore statunitense
Ken Howard US-amerikanischer Schauspieler
Кен Ховард
קן הווארד
کن هاوارد بازیگر آمریکایی
켄 하워드
ケン・ハワード
Languages
English (183)
Spanish (1)
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