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Birney, David 1939-

Works: 165 works in 347 publications in 1 language and 11,568 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Drama  Psychological fiction  History  Television mini-series  Biographical television programs  Historical television programs  Legal stories  Science fiction  Radio adaptations 
Roles: Narrator, Performer, Actor, Author
Classifications: PS3553.A655, 813.54
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Publications about David Birney
Publications by David Birney
Most widely held works by David Birney
Sole survivor by Dean R Koontz( Sound Recording )
13 editions published between 1997 and 2007 in English and held by 1,012 libraries worldwide
When a crime reporter investigates the crash of a commercial airliner he is lead to reassess everything he thought he knew about life and death
Speaker for the dead by Orson Scott Card( Sound Recording )
14 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in English and held by 859 libraries worldwide
Ender Wiggin, the young military genius, discovers that a second alien war is inevitable and that he must dismiss his fears to make peace with humanity's strange new brothers
Ender in exile by Orson Scott Card( Sound Recording )
10 editions published between 2008 and 2014 in English and held by 797 libraries worldwide
As Savior of Earth and a military genius, Ender is given the opportunity to live on Eros, at one of Earth Hegemony's training facilities, in isolation. Opting instead to leave his home planet and set out for the colonies, Ender enters into a life-changing adventure
Shadow of the giant by Orson Scott Card( Sound Recording )
12 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in English and held by 740 libraries worldwide
Bean, once the smallest student at the Battle School, and Ender Wiggins' right hand, has grown to be a power on Earth. He served the Hegemon as strategist and general in the terrible wars that followed Ender's defeat of the alien empire attacking Earth. Now he wishes for a safe place to build a family--something he has never known--but there is nowhere on Earth that does not harbor his enemies--old enemies from the days in Ender's Jeesh, new enemies from the wars on Earth. To find security, Bean and Petra must once again follow in Ender's footsteps. They must leave Earth behind, in the control of the Hegemon, and look to the stars
Shadow puppets by Orson Scott Card( Sound Recording )
14 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in English and held by 646 libraries worldwide
Earth and its society have been irrevocably changed in the aftermath of Ender Wiggin's victory over the Formics. The unity enforced upon the warring nations by an alien enemy has shattered. Nations are rising again, seeking territory and influence, and most of all, seeking to control the skills and loyalty of the children from the Battle School. But one person has a better idea. Peter Wiggin, Ender's older, more ruthless brother, sees that any hope for the future of Earth lies in restoring a sense of unity and purpose. And he has an irresistible call on the loyalty of Earth's young warriors. With Bean at his side, the two will reshape our future
Reversible errors by Scott Turow( Sound Recording )
4 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 628 libraries worldwide
Rommy Gandolph is on death row for a triple murder. When another inmate may have evidence that can clear him, his reluctant court-appointed lawyer, Arthur Raven, finds himself doing battle with the legal system to discover the truth
Shadow of the Hegemon by Orson Scott Card( Sound Recording )
14 editions published between 2001 and 2012 in English and held by 621 libraries worldwide
Bean and other members of Ender's Dragon Army return to Earth after their victory in the Formic War. All but Bean are soon mysteriously kidnapped; Bean turns to Ender's brother Peter for help
The conspiracy club by Jonathan Kellerman( Sound Recording )
7 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 511 libraries worldwide
Devastated and suspected by the police after the brutal murder of his girlfriend, psychologist Jeremy Carrier finds himself engaged in a game of cat and mouse when additional murders take place and clues begin appearing in his mail
The Adams chronicles ( visu )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 483 libraries worldwide
Television mini-series that dramatizes four generations of Adamses and 150 years of American history from the birth of the Revolution through the Gilded Age. Meet John Adams, a passionate revolutionary and second president; John Quincy Adams, proud son of a famous father and sixth president; Charles Francis Adams, skillful minister to Great Britain during the Civil War; historian Henry Adams; and railroad magnate Charles Francis Adams, Jr. Going beyond politics, this mini-series portrays these men as husbands, fathers, brothers, sons, as well as leaders
The tragedy of King Richard the Second ( visu )
16 editions published between 1981 and 2001 in English and held by 455 libraries worldwide
A dramatization of Shakespeare's play about the 14th century rebellion against the corrupt King, Richard II
Seal morning ( visu )
5 editions published between 1995 and 2000 in English and held by 417 libraries worldwide
The discovery of an abandoned baby seal on the desolate Norfolk coastline of England in the 1930's brings Rowena, an orphaned girl, together with Miriam, her recluse aunt, when the seal's playfulness and pup antics break down barriers in their new relationship. Then Rowena turns their small cottage into a refuge for an assorted menagerie of wildlife, attracting the attention of a Canadian naturalist who becomes interested in Aunt Miriam as well
St. Elsewhere ( visu )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 265 libraries worldwide
Join the caring doctors and nurses of St. Eligius hospital in South Boston
Ender's game by Orson Scott Card( Sound Recording )
7 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and held by 248 libraries worldwide
Ender Wiggin is an experiment in genetic engineering, and he may have the responsibility for saving the world on his shoulders
Oh, God! Book II ( visu )
4 editions published between 1989 and 2005 in English and held by 219 libraries worldwide
God announces his presence by tucking a note inside a fortune cookie. An 11 year old girl heeds His summons and writes Him an advertising slogan
Double image [a thriller] by David Morrell( Sound Recording )
6 editions published between 1998 and 2008 in English and held by 210 libraries worldwide
A Bosnia war criminal hunts the photographer whose photo proved to be the key evidence in his conviction, while the photographer pursues the world's most beautiful woman
Riptide by Douglas J Preston( Sound Recording )
4 editions published between 1998 and 2006 in English and held by 177 libraries worldwide
A new high-tech expedition is mounted to discover the treasure of English pirate Edward Ockham. Will the expensive technology be enough to overcome the deadly secrets of the Water Pit on Ragged Island, Maine?
Master of the game ( visu )
2 editions published between 1994 and 2009 in English and held by 156 libraries worldwide
The lavish international saga spans a century and focuses on the Blackwell family's rise to wealth, from 1890s South Africa where the family's fortune is made in diamonds to the primary story of iron-willed Kate Blackwell, the driven, power-hungry head of the family's embattled corporate empire
Murder on the aisle ( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 150 libraries worldwide
Hollywood actors read mystery stories set in the world of theaters, movies, television, music, and magic
Silent snow by Steve Thayer( Sound Recording )
3 editions published between 1999 and 2008 in English and held by 142 libraries worldwide
An investigative reporter discovers that his son has been kidnapped in a case that closely mimics the famous Lindbergh baby kidnapping
An American daughter by Wendy Wasserstein( Sound Recording )
4 editions published between 1999 and 2007 in English and held by 134 libraries worldwide
"On the eve of Dr. Lyssa Dent Hughes' nomination as Surgeon General, a witty and dangerous cast of characters stir the calm waters of her Georgetown home."--Container
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David Birney acteur américain
David Birney amerikansk skådespelare
David Birney amerikansk skodespelar
David Birney amerikansk skuespiller
David Birney US-amerikanischer Schauspieler
دیوید بیرنی بازیگر آمریکایی
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