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Soundings (Firm)

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Works: 30 works in 30 publications in 1 language and 239 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Psychological fiction 
Roles: Publisher
Classifications: PR9369.3.T7, 823.914
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Most widely held works by Soundings (Firm)
Backfire by Clive Egleton( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 29 libraries worldwide
Major Robert Donaldson must find the escaped victim of a botched psychochemical experiment of the SAS. The story is a clasic manhunt and government conspiracy thriller
Kleber's convoy by Antony Trew( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 27 libraries worldwide
German Kapitanleutnant Johan Kleber sights convoy JW137, bound for Murmansk. When the British Admiralty intercepts his report and passes the information to the escort vessels, Lieutenant-Commander Redman is shocked to recognize Kleber's name as the man who saved his life on a Swiss ski slope and with whose sister he had been in love
Fenwick Houses by Catherine Cookson( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 23 libraries worldwide
The terrace of miners' cottages called Fenwick Houses, where Christine Winter was born, cling to the hillside just the way the families occupying the tiny rooms confront their daily problems
The albatross by Susan Hill( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 21 libraries worldwide
"In the small seaside town, Duncan Pike is loved and understood by an odd assortment of people-- by Old Beattie above all. However, Duncan's mother does not appear to love him; she demeans him and drains his confidence. A narrow and resentful woman, she is imprisoned not only in her wheelchair but by her own bitterness. Duncan is not so stupid as his mother wants him to believe; he is a strong young man, yearning for entry into the world of grown-up men in the fishing-boat community"--Container
A change for the better by Susan Hill( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 19 libraries worldwide
"Mrs. Oddicott, propreitor of a drapery shop; Deirdre Fount, her daughter, painfully joining her mother's battle against change; Major Carpenter, obsessively grieving for the death of a friend; rich Miss Violet Prug, sustained in her wheelchair with the view from her balcony and a succession of Regency romances. In the Prince of Wales Hotel and the shabby terraces and tearooms of Westbourne, retired lives run their courses-- all, in the different ways, anticipating a crisis"--Container
Hospital circles by Lucilla Andrews( Sound Recording )
in English and held by 18 libraries worldwide
Until dawn tomorrow by David Armstrong( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 18 libraries worldwide
Detective Inspector Frank Kavanagh pursues an apparent serial killer with the growing feeling that he knows the man he is looking for. Gradually he pieces together a dark history of infidelity and deceit, but the final confrontation is as much with his inner self as with the actual murderer
In the springtime of the year by Susan Hill( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 17 libraries worldwide
"When Ben Brice is killed in a freak forestry accident, his widow, Ruth, just 21, vows to ask nothing of anyone. Resentful, Ben's family and the other villagers wait for her to go made or to kill herself. But for Ruth, her solitude is necessary: if she is to accept Ben's death and somehow herself recover, it is vital she do it without help. The only person she allows in her cottage is Jo, Ben's gentle, intuitive, 14-year old brother, and not until half a year has passed is she ready to seek out Potter, the man who had been with Ben when he was killed, to learn the details of his dying"--Container
The gambling man by Catherine Cookson( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 15 libraries worldwide
Rory Connor was the best dressed rent collector in the town because he made enough out of his gambling to keep himself well rigged out and still have a shilling or two in his pocket
The bird of night by Susan Hill( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 7 libraries worldwide
"This story handles the heights and depths, the splendours and miseries of madness and friendship. Francis Croft, the greatest poet of his age, was mad. His world was a nightmare of internal furies and haunting poetic vision. Harvey Lawson watched and protected him until his final suicide. From his solitary old age, Harvey writes this brief account of their twenty years together and then burns all the papers to shut out an inquisitive world"--Container
Part of the family by Pamela Evans( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
Lizzie Smith became part of the Carter family when she was orphaned as a child, and eventually she was married to Stan, one of the Carter boys. Much as she loves Stan, Lizzie senses a dark side to him, and when he is involved in a work dispute with Philip Verne, at Verne's Silk Mill, Lizzie senses trouble ahead. When Stan returns from war he confronts Philip and their actions lead to tragedy. Then Philip offers Lizzie financial compensation that would enable her to start a silk mill of her own. She is torn: as part of the Carter family, can she accept Philip's kindness?
The Creative kindergarten, a pilot study on prevention of failure in early education ( visu )
1 edition published in 1970 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
Kindergarten children are given diagnostic tests to determine their needs and abilities. Children are shown in a variety of activities, which are part of the individualized program prescribed for each child. Teachers and aides assist. Children are retested at the end of the school year to check progress. This system is planned to optimize learning, while minimizing failure, and discipline problems
Gentlemen and ladies by Susan Hill( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
"No one attending Faith Lavender's funeral service shed a tear-- neither her two sisters, nor the handful of neighbours, nor the strange man in black boots holding stolen snowdrops. The funeral and the arrival of a stranger upset the finely tuned balance of the little community. Undercurrents of fierce emotion, that until now have been suppressed, reach the surface while the tensions rise, and the ladies of Haverstock find their actions motivated by mutual suspicion and fear"--Container
A Child creates ( visu )
1 edition published in 1970 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
Presents a philosophy of art education which stresses the natural creativity of young people. Shows two kindergarten students touching and feeding many animals at a children's zoo, and then creating their impressions the next day at school with paints, felt pens, and crayons. Discusses the role of the adult in fostering creativity in young people
Death is a red rose by Dorothy Eden( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Cressida Barclay's fellow tenants in a large decaying London house were an eerie lot and her landlady identified Cressida with her long-dead daughter. Afraid for her life, Cressida was further weakened by the overpowering scent of roses associated with the dead girl
Visualization--a key to reading ( visu )
1 edition published in 1972 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
An in-service training film for teachers, reading specialists, and psychologists which presents procedures for testing and developing the skill of visualization
The San Juan Islands ( visu )
1 edition published in 1970 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Shows a family discovering sites of historical interest and observing the natural beauty of the islands and waterways as they journey by sailboat through the San Juan Islands
The inconvient corpse by Philip Daniels( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Don't bother to knock by Peter Chambers( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
The dark summer by Nancy Buckingham( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
When Janice Prior returns to spend a convalescent holiday with her aunt, the last person she expects to meet in the Dorset village is Mark Galbraith, her first love, long since married. Their poignant teenage romance was over and done with long ago. Or was it? Jan first meeting with mark leaves her in no doubt
 
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