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Croner, Karen

Overview
Works: 18 works in 67 publications in 6 languages and 2,126 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Domestic fiction  Drama  Horror tales  Film adaptations  Romantic comedy films  Comedy films  Romance films  Juvenile works  Motion pictures 
Roles: Author, Author of screenplay, Scenarist
Classifications: PS3568.I265, 813.54
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Karen Croner
Publications by Karen Croner
Most widely held works by Karen Croner
Admission by Paul Weitz( visu )
23 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,469 libraries worldwide
Year in and year out, Princeton admissions officer Portia Nathan has lived her life by the book. But during her annual recruiting trip, she finds herself reconnecting with a former college classmate, free-spirited teacher John Pressman. As she bends the entrance rules for one of his very unconventional students, Portia puts at risk the future she thought she always wanted, and finds her way to a surprising and exhilarating life she never dreamed of having
One true thing by Anna Quindlen( visu )
14 editions published between 1998 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 583 libraries worldwide
A daughter Ellen, gives up her job and boyfriend to take care of her dying mother. Her father, a gifted professor of an English department, is more occupied with having his life running as smoothly as possible than caring for his wife. Living at home, Ellen discovers many new aspects to her parents' personalities, a father who is human despite his imperfections and a mother who loves her family passionately. When her mother finally dies Ellen is suspected of hastening her death with morphine
Scattered dreams ( visu )
2 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 41 libraries worldwide
As migrant sharecroppers working across the 1950s South, strong-willed Kitty Messenger, her husband George, and their family survive only on their dreams for the future. But their world is shattered when Kitty and George are wrongly arrested and sentenced to seven years in prison, their children placed in a juvenile home. After they are given new trials to fight for their freedom, they learn the state has declared them unfit parents and is preparing to find the children permanent homes. Based on a true story
Contre-jour ( visu )
6 editions published between 1999 and 2011 in Spanish and held by 9 libraries worldwide
Ellen Gulden es una ambiciosa periodista que tan sólo vive para su trabajo. Cuando un día recibe la noticia de que su madre está gravemente enferma, se ve en la obligación de regresar a su pueblo natal. La intensa convivencia con sus padres le permitirá conocerlos a fondo, descubrir aspectos singulares de su pasado y madurar como persona
One true thing by Anna Quindlen( Book )
5 editions published between 1996 and 1998 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
A young career woman moves back home to care for her cancer-stricken mother and reassesses her relationship with both her parents
Meryl Streep collection One true thing ; Prime ( visu )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Prime : Rafi is a recently divorced 37-year-old Manhattan career woman. She meets Dave, a talented 23-year-old painter from Brooklyn, and the two fall in love. Told from everyone's point-of-view, including friends, relatives, and Rafi's therapist, Lisa. Unbeknownst to Rafi, Lisa just so happens to be Dave's mother
Cosas que importan = One true thing ( visu )
1 edition published in 2003 in Spanish and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Zugelassen gib der Liebe eine Chance = Admission ( visu )
2 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in German and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Drugs and the nervous system ( visu )
2 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Explains the kinds of disruption to the nervous system caused by a number of drugs including cocaine, marijuana, alcohol, crack, and others. Includes animation
Dexterity : [screenplay] by Karen Croner( Book )
2 editions published between 1993 and 1996 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Las Drogas y el sistema nervioso = Drugs and the nervous system ( visu )
2 editions published in 1987 in Spanish and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Explica los serios cambios del sistema nervioso a consecuencia de las drogas
Cold Sassy tree by Olive Ann Burns( visu )
in English and held by 1 library worldwide
At the turn of the century, an older man scandalizes the town of Cold Sassy, Georgia, when he marries a much younger woman shortly after his wife's death. The second wife must deal with her terrible secret before she can return the old man's love and attain the home she has always yearned for
Familiensache ( visu )
1 edition published in 2003 in Undetermined and held by 1 library worldwide
The tribes of Palos Verdes by Joy Nicholson( Book )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
The friendship of a brother and sister in California, united by their love of surfing, but divided by their parents' crumbling marriage. Medina sides with the father, a doctor, Jim with the ex-model mother
Haha no nemuri ( visu )
1 edition published in 2000 in Japanese and held by 1 library worldwide
The queen of the damned by Anne Rice( Book )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
For centuries she's waited for the right being to summon her to reign again over all her evil dominion. She is Akasha, the wickedly regal mother of all vampires. Lestat has now found acceptance in the tattooed, pierced, black-clad world as a Goth-riffed rock star. Together, Akasha and Lestat can rule forever. But Lestat's fascination with a flesh-and-blood mortal may upend that reign
Between April and May ( visu )
1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 0 libraries worldwide
Explores how the experience of growing up in the United States has changed in the last century. Presents a dialogue between a sixteen-year-old girl and a ninty-year-old woman who contrast their experiences
Gas, food, and lodging ( visu )
1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 0 libraries worldwide
Tells the story of a woman who tries to start over in an old motel on an interstate highway
 
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Languages
English (45)
Spanish (11)
German (3)
French (3)
Japanese (2)
Italian (1)
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