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McConnohie, Michael

Works: 92 works in 221 publications in 2 languages and 8,602 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Animated films  Children's films  Biography  Motion pictures  Case studies  Suspense fiction  Drama  Abridgments 
Roles: Narrator, Scenarist, Author, Performer, Actor
Classifications: PS3553.O51165, 813.54
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Publications about Michael McConnohie
Publications by Michael McConnohie
Most widely held works by Michael McConnohie
The black box by Michael Connelly( Sound Recording )
25 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 1,992 libraries worldwide
In a case that spans 20 years, Harry Bosch links the bullet from a recent crime to a file from 1992, the killing of a young female photographer during the L.A. riots. Harry originally investigated the murder, but it was then handed off to the Riot Crimes Task Force and never solved. Now Bosch's ballistics match indicates that her death was not random violence, but something more personal, and connected to a deeper intrigue. Like an investigator combing through the wreckage after a plane crash, Bosch searches for the "black box," the one piece of evidence that will pull the case together
The little polar bear by Hans de Beer( visu )
3 editions published in 2003 in English and Spanish and held by 674 libraries worldwide
Lars is a polar bear who meets and befriends a seal named Robby. Then when Lars is stranded on an island, he makes friends with a hippo, an eagle, and a killer whale. Next Lars and his friends plot to crash a ship that has been stealing all the fish out of the sea
Heaven's fury by Stephen W Frey( Sound Recording )
7 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 533 libraries worldwide
Sheriff Paul Summers is the lead investigator in the brutal murder of a wealthy Wisconsin woman. Unfortunately, Summers was also the last person to see the victim--an ex-romantic interest of his--alive
Black Hills by Dan Simmons( Sound Recording )
8 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 512 libraries worldwide
At the Battle of Little Big Horn, Paha Sapa, a young Sioux Indian, becomes possessed by General George Armstrong Custer's ghost. Haunted by the ability to relive the painful past as well as witness his people's future, Paha Sapa fades into the background of the ever-changing American landscape. Then, in 1936, Paha Sapa plans to avenge his people by assassinating President Roosevelt
Killing rain by Barry Eisler( Sound Recording )
11 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 491 libraries worldwide
John Rain, a Japanese-American assassin, is hoping to atone for all of the lives he has taken. His new assignment is with the Mossad, but something goes wrong and what began as a simple assignment turns into a massacre. Now John is running from both the Mossad and the CIA
Highest duty [my search for what really matters] by Chesley Sullenberger( Sound Recording )
5 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in English and held by 397 libraries worldwide
Airline pilot Captain Chesley Sullenberger presents his autobiography. In 2009, Sullenberger safely landed a crippled passenger jet on the Hudson River, garnishing overnight fame and kudos
Always say goodbye a Lew Fonesca mystery by Stuart M Kaminsky( Sound Recording )
7 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 364 libraries worldwide
Four years ago Lew Fonesca's wife was struck and killed in a hit-and-run within sight of their apartment. He fled Chicago, driving mindlessly until his car gave up the ghost in Sarasota, FL. Working from a cheap office behind the Dairy Queen on Highway 301, he makes a threadbare living as a process server and savors his clinical depression like a fine wine. Lew's therapist, who alternately acts as his conscience and his sparring partner, tells him that unless he's willing to leave the planet, it's about time that he goes back to Chicago and closes the door to the past so that he can finally get on with the rest of his life. Lew hates to admit it, but he's beginning to see her point. So Lew returns to his home town, to friends and family--and to a grief that threatens to engulf him. He's resolved to dig until he finds out who killed his wife. In doing so, he'll uncover both sweet and painful memories of his past. He'll also confront a murderer who'll not hesitate to kill again to make sure hidden secrets stay buried
The Lincoln-Douglas debates by Abraham Lincoln( Sound Recording )
2 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 338 libraries worldwide
"The Lincoln-Douglas Debates, seven legendary meetings between Abraham Lincoln and Stephen Douglas during their 1858 senatorial campaign in Illinois, made history, and changed its course as well. ... The debates were the culmination of a political rivalry that had its origin twenty-five years before, when Lincoln and Douglas were aspiring politicians in the Illinois legislature. The main theme was slavery and its expansion into the western territories. Douglas argued for the concept of popular sovereignty, with the people of each territory deciding the slavery question for themselves. But in Lincoln's view, this approach would nationalize and perpetuate slavery. Though Douglas won re-election to the Senate, Lincoln's gift for oratory and his anti-slavery stance in the debates made him a nationally known figure, and led to his election to the presidency in 1860"--Container
Never enough by Joe McGinniss( Sound Recording )
7 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 321 libraries worldwide
Nancy Kissel had it all: glamour, wealth, and what a friend described as "the best marriage in the universe." That marriage--to Merrill Lynch investment banker Robert Kissel--ended abruptly one night in 2003 in their luxury apartment high above Hong Kong's glittering Victoria Harbour. Hong Kong prosecutors, who charged Nancy with murder, said she wanted to inherit Rob's millions and start a new life with a blue-collar lover. She said she'd killed while fighting for her life against an abusive, cocaine-addicted husband. Less than a year later, Rob's brother Andrew, a Connecticut real estate tycoon facing prison for fraud and embezzlement, was found stabbed in the back in the basement of his multimillion-dollar mansion. This is the harrowing true story of these two brothers, who grew up wanting to own the world but instead wound up murdered half a world apart; and of a modern American woman for whom having it all might not have been enough.--From publisher description
The last assassin by Barry Eisler( Sound Recording )
7 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and held by 296 libraries worldwide
When John Rain, the Japanese/American "contract killer with a conscience", learns that his former lover, Midori, has been raising their child in New York, he senses a chance for reconciliation, perhaps even for redemption
Bright futures by Stuart M Kaminsky( Sound Recording )
8 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 254 libraries worldwide
A local curmudgeon who has been campaigning to end state-sponsored school funding is brutally killed. A recent graduate of a public high school for the gifted is arrested for the crime and turns to Lew for help. A semi-retired and much beloved singer of children's songs is being anonymously pushed to leave Sarasota, threatened with exposure as a sexual predator. It is up to Lew to uncover the blackmailer and determine whether there is any truth to the accusation
The blue zones lessons for living longer from the people who've lived the longest by Dan Buettner( Sound Recording )
5 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 229 libraries worldwide
National Geographic Explorer Dan Buettner has traveled the globe to uncover the best strategies for longevity found in the Blue Zones, places in the world where higher percentages of people enjoy remarkably long, full lives. Buettner's colossal research has taken him from Costa Rica to Italy to Japan and beyond. In the societies he visits, it's no coincidence that the way people interact with each other, shed stress, nourish their bodies, and view their world yield more good years of life
While America aged how pension debts ruined General Motors, stopped the NYC subways, bankrupted San Diego, and loom as the next financial crisis by Roger Lowenstein( file )
4 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 199 libraries worldwide
Roger Lowenstein explains how corporations and governments ran up ruinous pension and health-care promises to workers--promises that are now coming due and that will hit America like a tsunami if nothing is done. Negotiating high benefits means gambling with future finances--and when the farm gets sold out from underneath major corporations or public institutions, it affects all of us, and in ways we might not imagine. Lowenstein unravels the truth about how pensions work in America and illuminates the impending crisis
Thrive finding happiness the Blue Zones way : seven secrets from the world's happiest people by Dan Buettner( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 148 libraries worldwide
In the first book to identify demographically proven 'happiness hotspots' worldwide, researcher and explorer Dan Buettner documents the happiest people on Earth and reveals how people can create their own happy zones. Detailing extraordinary new discoveries and meticulous research on four continents, Buettner observes happiness in unlikely places and gleans surprising insight into what generates contentment and what it means to 'thrive.'
Think and grow rich the 21st-century edition by Napoleon Hill( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 145 libraries worldwide
The famous formula for money-making, based upon the thirteen proven steps to riches, with contemporary examples and commentary added to the original stories
Zero coupon by Paul Erdman( Sound Recording )
6 editions published between 1993 and 1995 in English and held by 133 libraries worldwide
Ex-junk-bond magnate William F. Saxon is determined to make a comeback after he gets out of jail, launching a hustle of global dimensions in zero-coupon bonds
The Tao of physics by Fritjof Capra( Sound Recording )
3 editions published between 1990 and 2004 in English and held by 104 libraries worldwide
Dr. Capra explores the parallels between the ancient tenets of Hinduism, Buddhism, and Taoism and the revelations coming from modern particle accelerators and laboratories
Fatal cure by Robin Cook( Sound Recording )
3 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 103 libraries worldwide
Two doctors live their dream of moving to a state-of-the-art medical facility in rural Vermont. But as more and more patients die under suspicious circumstances, they become unwilling detectives, trying to unravel the mystery before it destroys their careers and turns them into the next victims
A faint cold fear by Robert Daley( Sound Recording )
3 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 80 libraries worldwide
The executioner's song by Norman Mailer( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 75 libraries worldwide
A story of tremendous rage, pity, humor and dreadful sorrow
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McConnahie, Michael
McConnihie, Michael
McConnohie, Mike
McConohie, Mike
Platt, Jeffrey
Platt, Jeremy
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Spanish (1)
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