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Hamilton, Jane 1957 July 13-

Overview
Works: 21 works in 302 publications in 10 languages and 23,148 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Domestic fiction  Drama  Horror films  Thrillers (Motion pictures) 
Roles: Author, Bibliographic antecedent
Classifications: PS3558.A4428, 813.54
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Publications about Jane Hamilton
Publications by Jane Hamilton
Most widely held works about Jane Hamilton
 
Most widely held works by Jane Hamilton
The book of Ruth by Jane Hamilton( Book )
52 editions published between 1976 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 4,590 libraries worldwide
Ruth, a young woman living in a rural Illinois town, looks back on the people who have shaped her life, including her runaway father, shrewish mother, and crazy husband
A map of the world by Jane Hamilton( Book )
54 editions published between 1993 and 2004 in 8 languages and held by 4,469 libraries worldwide
A woman is falsely accused of molesting a child and goes to jail. The drama begins when Alice Goodwin, a school nurse in a small town in Wisconsin, has a moment of inattention while caring for children and one of them drowns, an occasion for the community to settle scores with an outsider
Disobedience : a novel by Jane Hamilton( Book )
35 editions published between 2000 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 3,144 libraries worldwide
Henry Shaw, a high school senior from an average upper-middle-class Chicago family, discovers that his mother, a pianist, is having an affair when he accidentally reads her E-mail
When Madeline was young : a novel by Jane Hamilton( Book )
26 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,381 libraries worldwide
When Aaron Maciver's beautiful young wife, Madeline, suffers brain damage in a bike accident, she is left with the intellectual powers of a six-year-old. In the years that follow, Aaron and his second wife care for Madeline with deep tenderness and devotion as they raise two children of their own
The short history of a prince : a novel by Jane Hamilton( Book )
29 editions published between 1998 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 2,195 libraries worldwide
A roman a trois featuring a homosexual boy and a heterosexual girl, both in love with a bisexual boy. The main protagonist is the homosexual who aspires to be a ballet dancer, thanks to the influence of a lesbian aunt. The setting is 1970s Wisconsin. By the author of A Map of the World
Laura Rider's masterpiece : a novel by Jane Hamilton( Book )
9 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 1,683 libraries worldwide
After twelve years of marriage, Laura Rider decides to stop sleeping with her husband Charlie and write a book, a decision that prompts her to push Charlie into a romance with local radio show host Jenna with comical results
When Madeline was young by Jane Hamilton( Sound Recording )
12 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and held by 1,190 libraries worldwide
When Aaron Maciver's beautiful young wife, Madeline, suffers brain damage in a bike accident, she is left with the intellectual powers of a six-year-old. In the years that follow, Aaron and his second wife care for Madeline with deep tenderness and devotion as they raise two children of their own
The book of Ruth by Jane Hamilton( file )
14 editions published between 1997 and 2012 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 1,142 libraries worldwide
When bickering between her emotionally unstable husband and her shrewish mother reaches a violent climax, Ruth must overcome her poor self-image and put together her shattered body, spirit and life
A Map of the world by Jane Hamilton( Sound Recording )
21 editions published between 1994 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 627 libraries worldwide
On a dairy farm in the Midwestern town of Prairie Center, Alice Goodwin is watching her neighbor's daughter as well as her own. When her neighbor's daughter drowns in the farm's pond, Alice is the perfect scapegoat. At the same time, a seemingly trivial incident from Alice's past resurfaces, leading to a harrowing court trial and the family's shattering downfall
Laura Rider's masterpiece a novel by Jane Hamilton( Sound Recording )
16 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in English and held by 501 libraries worldwide
After twelve years of marriage, Laura and Charlie Rider seem to have lost their romantic sparks for one another, but appear content enough in their usual routine. When Charlie crosses paths with Jenna Faroli, a popular radio show host, they start corresponding via the Internet, and Laura steps in with Charlie to construct messages that allure Jenna in ways never expected
Disobedience by Jane Hamilton( Sound Recording )
13 editions published between 2000 and 2003 in English and held by 373 libraries worldwide
Ten years after he was a high school senior, Henry sets down his observations of his family, made when he realized his mother was having an affair
A map of the world ( visu )
12 editions published between 2000 and 2004 in English and held by 210 libraries worldwide
Alice and Howard have moved to a small town to pursue Howard's dream of owning a farm. While taking care of a friend's child, tragedy strikes. Alice must then fight to find forgiveness, not only from her friend and the town, but also from herself
The short history of a prince by Jane Hamilton( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 191 libraries worldwide
Walter McCloud's ambition is to become a great ballet dancer. As he struggles with the limits of his own talent, his brother, Daniel, develops a strange lump on his neck. During the following year, Susan becomes involved with Daniel and Walter falls in love with Mitch, a talented dancer
William Malone's Parasomnia ( visu )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 71 libraries worldwide
Laura Baxter suffers from "parasomnia," a bizarre medical condition that keeps her trapped in an almost constant dream state. Art student Danny Sloan falls in love with the sleeping beauty, unaware that terrifying mesmerist and mass murderer Byron Volpe has sinister plans to claim her as his own
When Madeline was young by Jane Hamilton( Computer File )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
When Aaron Maciver's beautiful young wife, Madeline, suffers brain damage in a bike accident, she is left with the intellectual powers of a seven-year-old. In the years that follow, Aaron and his second wife care for Madeline with deep tenderness and devotion as they raise two children of their own
The book of Ruth by Jane Hamilton( Computer File )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
As the incessant bickering between her troubled husband and her abusive mother reaches a violent climax, Ruth must find a way to survive
Guide til NaturBornholm by Finn Hansen( Book )
1 edition published in 2001 in Danish and held by 1 library worldwide
When Madeline was young : [large print book discussion kit] : a novel by Jane Hamilton( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
When Aaron Maciver's beautiful young wife, Madeline, suffers brain damage in a bike accident, she is left with the intellectual powers of a six-year-old. In the years that follow, Aaron and his second wife care for Madeline with deep tenderness and devotion as they raise two children of their own
La mappa del mondo ( visu )
1 edition published in 2002 in Multiple languages and held by 1 library worldwide
Alice vive da qualche tempo con la sua famiglia in una fattoria del Wisconsin. Ha due bambine, lavora part-time come infermiera nella scuola del paese e, nel tempo che le resta, aiuta il marito nella conduzione della fattoria. La coppia ha solo due amici, Dan e Theresa che, come loro, hanno due bambine. Una mattina Alice decide di portare le quattro bambine a fare una gita in un laghetto ma, in un momento di distrazione una delle figlie dei Collins annega. Il suo dolore è incommensurabile ma, ad aggravare la situazione arriva un altro evento traumatico: Alice viene accusata di abusi sessuali da parte di un bambino della scuola. Priva dei soldi necessari alla cauzione la donna viene rinchiusa in prigione. (LaFeltrinelli)
Young nurses in love ( visu )
1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 0 libraries worldwide
A young woman spy is sent from an unspecified communist country to fulfil a mission designed to bring genius to her country. She is to rob a sperm bank which has notable geniuses as depositors. The hospital where this bank is located is staffed with eager, libidinous nurses and drunken incompetant doctors and is hosting a mafia chief who expects a new face through cosmetic surgery but instead gets breast implants
 
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Jane Hamilton amerykańska pisarka
Jane Hamilton écrivain américaine
Jane Hamilton scrittrice statunitense
המילטון, ג'ין
جین همیلتون نویسنده آمریکایی
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