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MacKinnon, Gillies

Overview
Works: 91 works in 290 publications in 4 languages and 4,626 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Television cop shows  Melodrama  Fiction  Film and video adaptations  History  Television programs 
Roles: Director, Performer, Scenarist, Film editor
Classifications: PN1992.77, 791.4372
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Publications about Gillies MacKinnon
Publications by Gillies MacKinnon
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Most widely held works by Gillies MacKinnon
A simple twist of fate ( visu )
13 editions published between 1994 and 2012 in English and Chinese and held by 530 libraries worldwide
When a local politician attempts to come between a single dad and his adopted daughter, they fight to remain a family, and the bond between father and daughter is strengthened
The Last of the blonde bombshells ( visu )
12 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 499 libraries worldwide
"One has lost her marbles, another is dead. A third is in prison, a fourth the worse for liquor. A fifth has sworn off the devil's music and the sixth - Elizabeth - is daydreaming about reforming the band. As a teenager in the war years, Elizabeth was a sax-player with the Blond Bombshells, until a scandal blew the band apart. But now, some five decades later, encouraged by patrik, an old rogue from her youth, she sets off in search of the survivors with a dream of recreating their former glories. --"Container
Tara Road by Maeve Binchy( visu )
14 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and Spanish and held by 432 libraries worldwide
Marilyn Vine's idyllic life in Connecticut is devastated by the tragic death of her only son, Dale, during his 15th birthday party. 3,000 miles away, Ria Lynch's marriage comes to a stunningly abrupt end in Dublin, Ireland, when husband Danny reveals that he is leaving her for his pregnant mistress, Bernadette. An accidental phone call brings these two otherwise unrelated women together and, in their mutual need for space and time alone, they agree to a two-month house exchange. In swapping homes, both women slowly find healing and strength through new surroundings and the kindness of others and gradually learn to accept the reality of their changed lives
Above suspicion ( visu )
2 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 379 libraries worldwide
On her first day on the job, rookie detective Anna Travis throws up at a crime scene and faints at a postmortem. Does she have what it takes to succeed in what's still mostly a man's world? Above Suspicion: For eight years, someone has been murdering women, following the same brutal ritual each time. The Red Dahlia: A young woman's body is found by the Thames, horribly mutilated and drained of blood
George Gently ( visu )
3 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 375 libraries worldwide
A former Scotland Yard sleuth now tracking murders in Britain's North Country, George Gently (Tony nominee Martin Shaw) is an old-time copper in the rapidly changing 1960s. In these two feature-length mysteries, Gentry and Bacchus investigate the suspicious death of an ex-informant facing a seemingly hopeless future, as well as the murder of a young woman poised on the brink of an exciting new chapter in her life
George Gently ( visu )
3 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 358 libraries worldwide
Actor Martin Shaw stars as the principled detective George Gently in these four feature-length mysteries. These dramas unfold against the beautiful backdrop of rural Britain during the tumultuous 1960s. Based on the long-running series of books by Alan Hunter
Above suspicion ( visu )
2 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 319 libraries worldwide
"Freshly promoted DI Anna Travis reunites with DCS James Langton to investigate the murder of a former police officer. The dead man was Langton's friend, and the detectives soon learn the case is much bigger than they first believed. A drug found at the scene has the chillingly accurate street name 'Drop Dead,' and the notorious criminal behind the drug might be someone who no longer exists."--Container
The playboys by Gillies MacKinnon( visu )
17 editions published between 1957 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 303 libraries worldwide
A magical romance about the effect a ragtag troupe has on an Irish village - especially on a strong-willed unwed mother guarding the secret of her child's paternity
Hideous kinky ( visu )
18 editions published between 1998 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 279 libraries worldwide
The story of a young mother who, with her two daughters in tow, leaves her life in London for the promise of adventure and self-discovery in 1970's Marrakech
Behind the lines ( visu )
6 editions published between 2000 and 2003 in English and held by 181 libraries worldwide
Dr. William Rivers is a psychiatrist in a moral straightjacket. At a respected Scottish asylum, he heals shell-shocked soldiers...so he can reluctantly send them back to the unspeakable carnage of the European trenches. Then he encounters an intriguingly different kind of patient, Siegfried is a brilliant, courageous war hero sent to the asylum for publishing an outspoken anti-war pamphlet. As Rivers and Siegfried each struggle to cope with memories of the war's nightmarish brutality, the line between patient and doctor begins to blur. Now the fight for sanity in the midst of an insane conflict becomes the most desperate life-and-death battle of all
Pure by Gillies MacKinnon( visu )
14 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 159 libraries worldwide
Ten-year-old Paul slowly begins to realize that his mother is an addict and, with the help of a local waitress, tries to rescue his mother from her boyfriend/dealer
Regeneration by Gillies MacKinnon( visu )
34 editions published between 1997 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 142 libraries worldwide
In the midst of WWI, Edinburgh's Craiglockhart Hospital is crowded with traumatized soldiers scarred by the horrors of battle. Dr. William Rivers, the hospital psychiatrist who hovers on the edge of a nervous breakdown as he attempts to 'cure' the incurable
The history of Mr. Polly by Anthony Pélissier( visu )
6 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and held by 137 libraries worldwide
The legendary H.G. Wells created this fanciful Victorian tale of Alfred Polly, an ordinary man who, rather than pursuing his dreams, follows a conventional path in life and finds himself desperately unhappy
The Commander ( visu )
3 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in English and held by 136 libraries worldwide
Clare Blake is New Scotland Yard's highest-ranking woman officer. Icy-cool, ambitious but reckless, she lets her personal life bleed into her career, defying convention and risking her reputation. Amanda Burton stars as the female cop who crosses the line in taut police dramas from Prime Suspect creator Lynda La Plante
Small faces by Gillies MacKinnon( visu )
23 editions published between 1995 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 59 libraries worldwide
Torn between his two older brothers' lifestyles, young Lex faces life as a gang member or life running away from them
The escapist ( visu )
4 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 55 libraries worldwide
After a break-in attempt where his wife is killed, Denis dedicates his life to finding the killer at the expense of being sent to prison himself
Gunpowder, treason and plot ( visu )
11 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 55 libraries worldwide
Als de mooie, jonge katholieke koningin Mary uit Frankrijk terugkeert om de Schotse troon op te eisen, treft ze een verdeeld, wetteloos land aan waar moord en doodslag hoogtij vieren
Trojan Eddie by Gillies MacKinnon( visu )
8 editions published between 1996 and 2007 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 45 libraries worldwide
A hustling ex-con is lackey to a larcenous, brutal mobster who rules a group of gypsy travelers. When the aging kingpin chooses to take a child bride, Eddie must act as the hapless go-between. And the girl has a few ideas of her own, which set off a chain of betrayal, infidelity and murder
The commander ( visu )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 16 libraries worldwide
Clare Blake heeft de nodige problemen om zich staande te houden als hoofd van de afdeling Moordzaken van de Metropolitan Police in Londen
Above suspicion set 2 ( visu )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 10 libraries worldwide
Freshly promoted DI Anna Travis reunites with DCS James Langton to investigate the murder of a former police officer. The dead man was Langton's friend, and the detectives soon learn the case is much bigger than they first believed. A drug found at the scene has the chillingly accurate street name 'Drop Dead', and the notorious criminal behind the drug might be someone who no longer exists. Based on the bestselling novels by Lynda La Plante
 
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Mac Kinnon Gillies
Mac Kinnon, Gillies 1948-
MacKinnon, Giles.
MacKinnon, Giles 1948-
Mc Kinnon Gillies
Mc Kinnon, Gillies 1948-
McKinnon Gillies
McKinnon, Gillies 1948-
Languages
English (170)
Spanish (7)
French (2)
Chinese (1)
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