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Fitch, Janet 1955-

Overview
Works: 33 works in 241 publications in 19 languages and 10,244 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Psychological fiction  Drama  Film adaptations  Bildungsromans  Juvenile works  Domestic fiction 
Roles: Author, Bibliographic antecedent, Creator
Classifications: PS3556.I8155, 813.54
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Publications about Janet Fitch
Publications by Janet Fitch
Most widely held works about Janet Fitch
 
Most widely held works by Janet Fitch
White oleander : a novel by Janet Fitch( Book )
92 editions published between 1999 and 2010 in 18 languages and held by 5,009 libraries worldwide
Astrid is the only child of a single mother, Ingrid, a brilliant, obsessed poet who wields her luminous beauty to intimidate and manipulate men. Astrid worships her mother and cherishes their private world full of ritual and mystery-but their idyll is shattered when Astrid's mother falls apart over a lover. Deranged by rejection, Ingrid murders the man, and is sentenced to life in prison
Paint it black : a novel by Janet Fitch( Book )
38 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in 7 languages and held by 2,433 libraries worldwide
Following the suicide of her lover, art student Michael Faraday, Josie Tyrell, an art model and teenage runaway, struggles to come to terms with his death and to deal with his mother, Meredith, who holds her responsible for the tragedy
White oleander by Janet Fitch( Sound Recording )
33 editions published between 1998 and 2009 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 1,022 libraries worldwide
Astrid is the only child of a single mother, Ingrid, a brilliant, obsessed poet who wields her luminous beauty to intimidate and manipulate men. Astrid worships her mother and cherishes their private world full of ritual and mystery, but their idyll is shattered when Astrid's mother falls apart over a lover. Deranged by rejection, Ingrid murders the man, and is sentenced to life in prison
Paint it black by Janet Fitch( Sound Recording )
21 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in English and held by 720 libraries worldwide
Unabridged
Kicks by Janet Fitch( Book )
4 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in English and Danish and held by 227 libraries worldwide
A fifteen-year-old girl draws back from the false glamour of Los Angeles street life when an oft envied childhood friend becomes sexually promiscuous and overdoses on drugs
White oleander by Janet Fitch( visu )
13 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in English and held by 86 libraries worldwide
Ingrid, a smart, free-spirited, and somewhat narcissistic artist kills her deceitful lover in a crime of passion. Even while serving a prison sentence, she exerts control over her adoring teenage daughter, Astrid, who's forced to spend her teenage years in a series of foster homes before becoming her own person. Explores the strange relationship of Ingrid and Astrid, and includes Astrid's relationship with her foster mothers. At first merely an appendage of her mother, Astrid develops as a result of her peripatetic adolescence
The path to publication. advice from authors, editors, and agents ( visu )
4 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 64 libraries worldwide
In segment one of this volume, Janet Fitch discusses landscape and how its use can distinguish professional writers from aspiring writers. In segment two, writers Sands Hall, Max Byrd, Varley O'Connor, and Stephen Koch present a wealth of information, humorously moderated by editor Andrew Tonkovich, on point-of-view
A novel by Janet Fitch( Book )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 11 libraries worldwide
* From the bestselling author of WHITE OLEANDER, a powerful story of great love and great loss, and a young woman's struggle to survive them both
Witte oleander by Janet Fitch( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2008 in Dutch and held by 11 libraries worldwide
Wanneer haar moeder wegens moord een levenslange gevangenisstraf moet uitzitten, groeit een tienermeisje in Californië op in verschillende pleeggezinnen
Anna Thalbach liest Janet Fitch, Paint it black ( Sound Recording )
3 editions published in 2007 in German and held by 8 libraries worldwide
Hvid nerie by Janet Fitch( Sound Recording )
2 editions published in 2000 in Danish and held by 2 libraries worldwide
White Oleander (Oprah book) by Janet Fitch( Book )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Astrid Magnussen, the teenage narrator of Janet Fitch's engrossing first novel, White Oleander, has a mother who is as sharp as a new knife. An uncompromising poet, Ingrid despises weakness and self-pity, telling her daughter that they are descendants of Vikings, savages who fought fiercely to survive. And when one of Ingrid's boyfriends abandons her, she illustrates her point, killing the man with the poison of oleander flowers. This leads to a life sentence in prison, leaving Astrid to teach herself the art of survival in a string of Los Angeles foster homes
Laurier blanc ( visu )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Hvid nerie by Janet Fitch( Sound Recording )
2 editions published in 2000 in Danish and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Hvid nerie by Janet Fitch( Book )
1 edition published in 2000 in Danish and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Weißer Oleander : wo beginnt die Liebe und wo endet sie? ( Book )
1 edition published in 2003 in German and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Hvid nerie by Janet Fitch( Sound Recording )
2 editions published in 2000 in Danish and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Laurier blanc [roman] by Janet Fitch( file )
2 editions published in 2011 in French and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Bílý oleandr by Janet Fitch( Book )
1 edition published in 2000 in Czech and held by 2 libraries worldwide
La flor del mal ( visu )
1 edition published in 2010 in Spanish and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Astrid es una joven que se ve obligada a pasar su adolescencia en diferentes familias adoptivas, después de que su madre, Ingrid, fuera encarcelada por el asesinato de su amante. El paso por reformatorios, centros correccionales y varios hogares de acogida acaba convirtiéndose en un viaje hacia la búsqueda de su propia identidad
 
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Alternative Names
Fiča, Dženeta 1955-
Janet Fitch Amerikaans romanschrijfster
Janet Fitch écrivaine américaine
Janet Fitchová
Джанет Фитч
פיטש, ג'נט
פיץ', ג'נט
フィッチ, ジャネット
Languages
English (147)
German (15)
Dutch (13)
Danish (8)
Polish (7)
French (5)
Chinese (5)
Italian (4)
Turkish (3)
Spanish (3)
Japanese (2)
Serbian (2)
Finnish (2)
Portuguese (1)
Lithuanian (1)
Hebrew (1)
Russian (1)
Slovenian (1)
Czech (1)
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