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West, Clare

Overview
Works: 195 works in 1,456 publications in 6 languages and 10,613 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Psychological fiction  Domestic fiction  History  Sea stories  Didactic fiction  Pastoral fiction  Historical fiction  Young adult works 
Roles: Author, Editor, Adapter, Translator, Bibliographic antecedent, Narrator, Other, Contributor
Classifications: PR4748, FIC
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Publications about Clare West
Publications by Clare West
Most widely held works by Clare West
Pride and prejudice by Clare West( Book )
68 editions published between 1989 and 2014 in English and Chinese and held by 725 libraries worldwide
"'The moment I first met you, I noticed your pride, your sense of superiority, and your selfish disdain for the feelings of others. You are the last man in the world whom I could ever be persuaded to marry,' said Elizabeth Bennet. And so Elizabeth rejects the proud Mr Darcy. Can nothing overcome her prejudice against him? And what of the other Bennet girls--their fortunes and misfortunes in the business of getting husbands? This famous novel by Jane Austen is full of wise and humorous observation of the people and manners of her times"--Page 4 of cover
The secret garden by Frances Hodgson Burnett( Book )
35 editions published between 1994 and 2008 in English and Chinese and held by 423 libraries worldwide
La quatrième de couverture indique : "Little Mary Lennox is bad-tempered, disagreeable child. When her parents die in India, she is sent back to England to live with her uncle in a big, lonely, old house. There is nothing to do all day excepte walk in the gardens - and watch the robin flyingover the high walls og the secret garden... which has been locked for ten years. And no one has the key."
Great expectations by Clare West( Book )
39 editions published between 1992 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 388 libraries worldwide
The books are graded at six vocabulary levels, ranging from 400 words (Beginning) to 2,500 words (Advanced)
Far from the madding crowd by Thomas Hardy( Book )
52 editions published between 1992 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 383 libraries worldwide
"Bathsheba Everdene is young, proud, and beautiful. She is an independent woman and can marry any man she chooses - if she chooses. In fact, she likes her independence, and she likes fighting her own battles in a man's world. But it is never wise to ignore the power of love. There are three men who would very much like to marry Bathsheba. When she falls in love with one of them, she soon wishes she had kept her independence. She learns that love brings misery, pain, and violent passions that can destroy lives . . ."--Back cover
Gulliver's travels by Clare West( Book )
39 editions published between 1989 and 2010 in English and Chinese and held by 382 libraries worldwide
Gulliver has an itch to travel around the world, but whenever he steps on a ship, bad luck seems to find him. He is shipwrecked, abandoned, marooned, and mutinied against, and each time lands in a strange and curious place. First he discovers the kingdom of the six-inch-tall Lilliputians, then the country of the giant Brobdingnagians, then the island of the academic Laputans, which floats in the sky, and finally the noble realm of the horselike Houyhnhnms. Who knew there were so many unusual creatures under the sun
Emily Brontë : Wuthering Heights by Emily Brontë( Book )
22 editions published between 1992 and 2008 in English and held by 351 libraries worldwide
Reading level: 5 [blue]
A Christmas carol by Clare West( Book )
19 editions published between 1996 and 2008 in English and Chinese and held by 333 libraries worldwide
On Christmas Eve, three spirits come to visit Scrooge, a man who is selfish and only thinks of himself and money. They take him on a journey to the shadows of Christmases past, present and future and he learns lessons he will never forget. Includes activities at the end of the story
David Copperfield by Clare West( Book )
29 editions published between 1994 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 297 libraries worldwide
En forældreløs drengs omtumlede tilværelse i sidste århundredes England dels hos grusomme plejeforældre, dels hos en festlig tante
Tess of the d'Urbervilles : an authoritative text ; Hardy and the novel ; criticism by Thomas Hardy( Book )
21 editions published between 1989 and 2008 in English and French and held by 267 libraries worldwide
A retelling of the classic by Thomas Hardy
Kidnapped : the adventures of David Balfour in the year 1751 by Clare West( Book )
27 editions published between 1995 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 239 libraries worldwide
Reading level: 3 [orange]
Heat and dust by Ruth Prawer Jhabvala( Book )
38 editions published between 1990 and 2008 in English and Spanish and held by 230 libraries worldwide
Heat and dust - these simple, terrible words describe the Indian summer. Year after year, endlessly, it is the same. And everyone who experiences this heat and dust is changed for ever. We often say, in these modern times, that sexual relationships have changed, for better or for worse. But in this book we see that things have not changed. Whether we look back sixty years, or a hundred and sixty, we see that it is not things that change, but people. And, in the heat and dust of an Indian summer, even people are not very different after all
Dancing with strangers : stories from Africa by Clare West( Book )
10 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 216 libraries worldwide
In a country torn by war, it is easy to stop hoping. All Atita has is an old photograph. She does not even know if she will recognize Laker after all these years
Lord Jim : an authoritative text ... by Joseph Conrad( Book )
22 editions published between 1997 and 2008 in English and Spanish and held by 209 libraries worldwide
Reading level: 4 [red]
The dead of Jericho by Colin Dexter( Book )
33 editions published between 1991 and 2008 in English and Spanish and held by 202 libraries worldwide
Kriminalroman. I kraft af private interesser kommer kommissær Morse ind i sagen om to kvinders død i den samme gade i Oxfordkvarteret Jericho
Silas Marner by Clare West( Book )
33 editions published between 1994 and 2008 in English and Chinese and held by 192 libraries worldwide
Disappointed in friendship and love, and embittered by a false accusation, weaver Silas Marner retreats from the world with his loom, but soon finds his monastic existence forever changed by the arrival of an orphaned girl, whom he takes in and raises as his own daughter
The Joy Luck Club by Amy Tan( Book )
16 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in English and held by 189 libraries worldwide
There are so many things that a mother wishes to teach her daughter. How to lose your innoncence but not your hope. How to keep hoping, when hope is your only joy. How to laugh for ever. This is the story of four mothers and their daughters - Chinese-American women, the mothers born in China, and the daughters born in America. Through their eyes we see life in pre-Revolutionary China, and life in downtown San Francisco; women struggling to find a cultural identity that can include a past and a future half a world apart
Anne of Green Gables by L. M Montgomery( Book )
16 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in English and held by 182 libraries worldwide
Anne is an orphan girl who is sent to live with a family on Prince Edward Island in Canada
Jane Eyre by Charlotte Brontë( Book )
23 editions published between 1990 and 2008 in English and held by 179 libraries worldwide
Reading level: 6 [white]
 
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Alternative Names
C WEST
West, Clare
Languages
English (512)
Chinese (22)
Spanish (5)
German (1)
French (1)
Thai (1)
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