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Herman, Mark

Overview
Works: 54 works in 313 publications in 9 languages and 5,113 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Fiction 
Roles: Director, Author of screenplay, Producer, Scenarist, Film editor, Adapter
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Mark Herman
Publications by Mark Herman
Most widely held works about Mark Herman
 
Most widely held works by Mark Herman
The boy in the striped pajamas ( visu )
50 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 2,481 libraries worldwide
Set in Poland during World War II. Innocent and naive 8-year-old Bruno is bored and restless in his new home. Ignoring his mother, he sets off on an adventure in the woods. He comes across a high fence which separates him from the people he can see through it. Soon he meets a young boy in striped pajamas, and a surprising friendship develops
Brassed off! by Mark Herman( visu )
95 editions published between 1985 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 890 libraries worldwide
A retired miner leads the Grimley Colliery Band, the brass band that the town's miners play in after hours. His hope is to lead them to victory in a national brass band competition, even though they are worried by rumors the mine may close. They acquire a new musician when the granddaughter of a former bandsman comes back to town-- assigned to help determine whether to make the mine closing definite. A story about two old friends and ex-lovers whose surprise reunion turns their lives and the lives of everyone else in town hilariously upside down
Little voice by Jim Cartwright( visu )
46 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 788 libraries worldwide
Painfully shy "little voice" can only express herself by singing in the voices of others, but once her mother's sleazy boyfriend (Caine) overhears her incredible voice he'll do anything to drag the recluse into the spotlight and make her a star
Hope springs by Mark Herman( visu )
14 editions published between 2003 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 515 libraries worldwide
After he is dumped by his fiancee, Vera, British artist, Colin, flees to the village of Hope in New England to bury himself in his art. Colin ends up sulking about in a small Vermont hotel run by Joanie. When Joanie becomes aware of Colin's broken heart, she decides to match him up with a local woman named Mandy. But just as romance begins to ensue between Colin and Mandy, Vera suddenly shows back up with the intentions of rekindling her relationship with Colin
Blame it on the bellboy ( visu )
15 editions published between 1992 and 2005 in 5 languages and held by 156 libraries worldwide
A daffy bellboy accidentally switches the itinerary envelopes for three guests. His actions cause a hilarious case of mistaken identities, sending the trio down a road of comic, non-stop adventures
Little Voice : a screenplay by Mark Herman( Book )
5 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and held by 89 libraries worldwide
A painfully shy young woman, 'Little Voice', is an introvert who can only express herself by singing. Once her mother's boyfriend hears her incredible voice he will stop at nothing to make her a star
Il bambino con il pigiama a righe ( visu )
2 editions published in 2009 in Multiple languages and Italian and held by 33 libraries worldwide
Il bambino con il pigiama a righe narra di un'amicizia segreta che nasce tra un bambino di 8 anni, Bruno, figlio di un comandante nazista e completamente ignaro degli orrori della seconda guerra mondiale e Shmuel, un suo coetaneo ebreo rinchiuso in un campo di concentramento. (LaFeltrinelli)
Purely belter by Mark Herman( visu )
11 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 18 libraries worldwide
Twee jongens bedenken de meest bizarre manieren om aan geld te komen voor een seizoenskaart voor hun favoriete voetbalclub
Der Junge im gestreiften Pyjama ( visu )
2 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in German and Undetermined and held by 15 libraries worldwide
Les virtuoses by Mark Herman( visu )
6 editions published between 1997 and 2003 in French and English and held by 10 libraries worldwide
"Grimley, petite ville minière du Yorkshire est sous le choc : la mine est sur le point d'être fermée. Dernier symbole de la fierté des mineurs : leur fanfare, que leur chef d'orchestre maintient à bout de bras. Mais, grâce à une compétition nationale, l'espoir va renaître
Purely belter by Mark Herman( Book )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 10 libraries worldwide
Brassed off : a film script by Mark Herman( Book )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 8 libraries worldwide
Moscow Ballet's great Russian Nutcracker by Vladimir Kostrov( Book )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 7 libraries worldwide
On Christmas Eve, a little girl helps break the spell on her wooden nutcracker and watches him turn into a handsome prince, who takes her to his kingdom where they are entertained by dances from many lands
The boy in the striped pyjamas by Mark Herman( visu )
2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
Set in Poland during World War II. Innocent and naive 8-year-old Bruno is bored and restless in his new home. Ignoring his mother, he sets off on an adventure in the woods. He comes across a high fence which separates him from the people he can see through it. Soon he meets a young boy in striped pajamas, and a surprising friendship develops
Les virtuoses by Mark Herman( Book )
2 editions published in 2000 in French and held by 6 libraries worldwide
El niño con el pijama de rayas una historia universal sobre la inocencia perdida y el encuentro con lo humano by Mark Herman( visu )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
Inquieto y aburrido en su nuevo hogar, Bruno, un inocente e ingenuo niño de ocho años, ignora a su madre y se interna en el bosque en busca de aventuras. Rápidamente conoce a un niño, con quien comienza una sorpresiva amistad. Ambientada en la Segunda Guerra Mundial y basada en la novela best-seller de John Boyne, esta inolvidable e inspiradora historia acerca del poder del espíritu humano, cautivará su corazón y mente
The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas by John Boyne( visu )
4 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
"Seconde Guerre mondiale. Bruno a tout juste 9 ans lorsque son père, un officier nazi remarqué par le Führer, se voit confier le commandement du camp de concentration polonais d'Auschwitz. Le petit garçon n'apprécie guère de devoir quitter la belle et grande maison de Berlin pour se retrouver dans une demeure isolée et triste. De sa chambre, il aperçoit des hommes, des femmes et des enfants tous vêtus de pyjamas rayés. Personne ne lui explique qui ils sont, mais l'innocence aidant, il va se lier d'amitié avec un enfant juif ... "
Brassed off : mit Pauken und Trompeten ( Book )
6 editions published between 1996 and 2009 in German and English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
Press kit includes 1 pamphlet
Les virtuoses Brassed off by Mark Herman( visu )
4 editions published between 1996 and 1998 in French and English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
Grimley, petite ville minière du Yorkshire frappée par la crise, ne vit plus que par sa fanfare. L'arrivée de la ravissante Gloria va bientôt secouer cet univers masculin
 
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Languages
English (183)
Spanish (33)
German (20)
French (17)
Japanese (3)
Multiple languages (3)
Italian (2)
Turkish (1)
Basque (1)
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