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Evans, Nicholas 1950-

Overview
Works: 121 works in 1,148 publications in 30 languages and 37,118 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Domestic fiction  Psychological fiction  Drama  Nature stories  Film adaptations  Documentary television programs  Juvenile works  Nonfiction television programs  Children's films 
Roles: Author, Producer, Author of screenplay, Bibliographic antecedent, Creator, Scenarist, Contributor
Classifications: PR6055.V213, 813.54
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Most widely held works by Nicholas Evans
The horse whisperer by Nicholas Evans( Book )
291 editions published between 1900 and 2012 in 25 languages and held by 7,008 libraries worldwide
A girl on a horse is involved in a car accident, loses a leg and the horse goes mad. As she won't allow him to be destroyed, her mother, a New York magazine editor, quits job and husband and takes horse and daughter to a rancher in Montana, said to cure horses by talking to them. Despite cultural differences--she is British--love blooms between editor and rancher
The loop by Nicholas Evans( Book )
151 editions published between 1985 and 2015 in 20 languages and held by 5,358 libraries worldwide
A conflict breaks out between cattle ranchers and government agents in Montana over the killing of wolves, a protected species. On the positive side this is how Luke Calder, son of the leading rancher meets and falls in love with Helen Ross, a government biologist. By the author of The Horse Whisperer. Get This Item.--
The divide by Nicholas Evans( Book )
111 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in 11 languages and held by 5,228 libraries worldwide
Two backcountry skiers find the body of a young woman embedded in the ice of a remote mountain creek. All through the night police work with arc lights and chainsaws to prise her out. Identifying her doesn't take so long. Abbie Cooper is wanted for murder and her picture is on law enforcement computers all across America. But how did she die?
The smoke jumper by Nicholas Evans( Book )
127 editions published between 2001 and 2012 in 16 languages and held by 5,115 libraries worldwide
A woman must choose between two men, best friends, who both love her, in a story of love, loyalty, honor, and guilt set against the perilous backdrop of wilderness firefighting
The brave : a novel by Nicholas Evans( Book )
71 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in 10 languages and held by 4,103 libraries worldwide
Tom Bedford has put his past behind him--until his son Danny is charged with murder. In the chaos of war, Danny has been caught in a violent skirmish gone bloodily awry, and the Army needs someone to pay for the mistake. Shocked into action, Tom confronts the violence in his past and fights to save the son he'd let slip away
The horse whisperer by Nicholas Evans( Sound Recording )
41 editions published between 1995 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,551 libraries worldwide
A forty-ton truck hurtles out of control on a snowy country road, a teenage girl on horseback in its path. In a few seconds, the life of a family is shattered. And a mother's quest begins--to save her maimed daughter and a horse driven mad by pain
The divide by Nicholas Evans( Sound Recording )
20 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,336 libraries worldwide
Two backcountry skiers find the body of a young woman embedded in the ice of a remote mountain creek. All through the night, police work with arc lights and chain saws to dig her out. But identification doesn't take as long. Abbie Cooper is wanted for murder and acts of eco-terrorism, and her picture is on law-enforcement computers all across America. But just how did she die? And what was the trail of events that led this joyous, golden child of a loving family so tragically astray?
The brave a novel by Nicholas Evans( Sound Recording )
22 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,179 libraries worldwide
Years after his rising career was ruined in a violent incident, former western movie star Tom Bedford now lives alone in rural Montana. He rarely sees his son Danny, who is currently deployed in Iraq. But when Danny is charged with murder in the aftermath of a ground skirmish gone wrong, Tom does everything he can to help his son, while simultaneously confronting his own dark past
The loop by Nicholas Evans( Sound Recording )
27 editions published between 1998 and 2009 in English and held by 1,176 libraries worldwide
A pack of wolves is reintroduced to the mountains of Montana, reawakening hatreds and threatening to tear a town apart
The smoke jumper by Nicholas Evans( Sound Recording )
33 editions published between 2001 and 2005 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 1,019 libraries worldwide
A woman camping with a group of troubled teenagers has her life changed forever by a deadly fire and the man who comes to save them, a man she loves along with another, forcing her to make a difficult choice
Playing Shakespeare by John Barton( visu )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 563 libraries worldwide
"How does this world-renowned troupe make classic plays accessible to modern audiences, without compromising the text's integrity? How do actors search Shakespeare's verse for hidden clues to their characters' motivations? How do they balance intellect and passion to make theatre's most famous soliloquies seem fresh? The answers come from Barton and 21 of Britain's finest actors, including Oscar® winners Judi Dench (Shakespeare in Love, Iris), Ben Kingsley (Gandhi, Schindler's List), and Peggy Ashcroft (A Passage to India); Ian McKellen (The Lord of the Rings); Patrick Stewart (X-Men, Star Trek: The Next Generation); and David Suchet (Agatha Christie's Poirot)." -- Publisher's website
Francis Bacon by David Hinton( visu )
1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 271 libraries worldwide
"This program follows [Francis Bacon, widely regarded as the greatest British painter of the twentieth century,] from his studio, where he starts work every day at dawn, to his favorite drinking club, and gambling joint in Soho and explores how his way of life affects his vision of the world."--Container
David Hockney a bigger picture by Dominique Mougenot( visu )
14 editions published between 1982 and 2014 in English and held by 263 libraries worldwide
David Hockney discusses his art, in particular his photographic collages he has termed "joiners". He also discusses his philosophy and methodology
The two traditions by John Barton( visu )
7 editions published between 1982 and 2004 in English and held by 214 libraries worldwide
In this workshop, director John Barton and members of the Royal Shakespeare Company discuss how modern expectations of naturalistic theater can be balanced with Shakespeare's heightened language, and how to read Shakespeare's texts, which were written two hundred years before "motivation" and "characterization" entered the critical vocabulary. Barton and the actors analyse the question of how to understand Shakespeare's texts, citing examples of his plays, and by contrast, the writings of other British authors of the period
Alice in Wonderland by Florida Friebus( visu )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 123 libraries worldwide
A subversive and haunting retelling of the classic children's story. This Victorian Gothic version captures the menacing undertones of Lewis Carroll's story while poking fun at middle-class England
The horse whisperer by Robert Redford( visu )
37 editions published between 1998 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 120 libraries worldwide
Nadat een Amerikaans meisje en haar paard bij een ongeluk ernstig gewond zijn geraakt, roept haar moeder de hulp in van een paardenfluisteraar
Passion and coolness by John Barton( visu )
6 editions published between 1982 and 2004 in English and held by 116 libraries worldwide
Presenter/director John Barton guides members of the Royal Shakespeare Company in a discussion and dramatization of Shakespeare's use of passion and coolness. Barton and the actors demonstrate deliberate and striking inconsistencies in Shakespeare's characters; the characteristic Shakespearean mixture of deep feeling; choric elements; and the balancing of heightened language and naturalistic performance
Poetry and hidden poetry by John Barton( visu )
5 editions published between 1982 and 1997 in English and held by 103 libraries worldwide
Presenter John Barton leads members of the Royal Shakespeare Company in a discussion of Shakespeare's use of poetry and hidden poetry in seemingly unpoetic lines. Barton and the actors demonstrate how polysyllables trip easily off the tongue, while monosyllabic lines and words are packed with thoughts and feelings. They also explore Shakespeare's use of the words "time" and "death," along with contrast and sudden changes that occur
Irony and ambiguity ( visu )
5 editions published between 1982 and 2004 in English and held by 98 libraries worldwide
John Barton guides members of the Royal Shakespeare Company in a discussion of Shakespeare's use of irony and ambiguity, with illustrated dramatizations. Barton analyzes passages from Shakespeare's texts with the actors, and demonstrates how understanding the intended irony in a phrase or speech totally changes the perception of relationships and the character speaking. Includes passages from Julius Caesar, Richard II, the sonnets, Henry IV Part I, Coriolanus, Henry V and Troilus and Cressida
Language and character by John Barton( visu )
3 editions published between 1982 and 2002 in English and held by 92 libraries worldwide
John Barton guides members of the Royal Shakespeare Company in a discussion and dramatization of Shakespeare's use of language, in the absence of stage directions, to define character and situations, and his characters' use of heightened language to achieve their intentions. Explores the Elizabethan relish for words and the use of Elizabethan English in the development of Shakespeare's characters. Includes passages from Love's labour lost, Henry V, Richard II, Antony and Cleopatra, Julius Caesar and The merchant of Venice
 
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Evans, Nicholas 1950-
Evans, Nicholas D.
Evans, Nick
Evans Nick 1950-....
Evanss, Nikolass 1950-
Eṿens, Niḳolas 1950-
Nicholas Evans anglický spisovatel
Nicholas Evans écrivain britannique
Nicholas Evans englischer Journalist und Schriftsteller
Nicholas Evans schrijver uit Engeland
Nicholas Evans scrittore inglese
אוונס, ניקולס 1950-
ניקולס אוונס
エヴァンス, ニコラス
ニコラス・エヴァンズ
尼古拉斯·埃文斯
Languages
English (500)
Spanish (79)
German (77)
Italian (72)
French (57)
Dutch (37)
Polish (27)
Swedish (22)
Danish (16)
Catalan (14)
Chinese (9)
Turkish (7)
Hebrew (6)
Finnish (6)
Czech (5)
Croatian (5)
Serbian (3)
Thai (3)
Greek, Modern [1453- ] (2)
Korean (2)
Romanian (2)
Russian (2)
Japanese (1)
Vietnamese (1)
Portuguese (1)
Indonesian (1)
Persian (1)
Lithuanian (1)
Multiple languages (1)
Norwegian (1)
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