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West, Clare

Overview
Works: 180 works in 1,272 publications in 6 languages and 9,508 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Psychological fiction  Domestic fiction  History  Romance fiction  Novels  Didactic fiction  Sea stories  Young adult works 
Roles: Author, Editor, Adapter, Translator, Bibliographic antecedent, Narrator, Other
Classifications: PR6005.O4, 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 )
56 editions published between 1995 and 2014 in English and Chinese and held by 513 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 )
34 editions published between 1994 and 2008 in English and Chinese and held by 428 libraries worldwide
Ten-year old Mary come to live in a lonely house on the Yorkshire moors and discovers an invalid cousin and the mysteries of a locked garden. This edition is retold in simple language
Far from the madding crowd by Thomas Hardy( Book )
51 editions published between 1992 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 392 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 . . ."--Page 4 of cover
Wuthering Heights by Emily Brontë( Book )
23 editions published between 1992 and 2008 in English and held by 355 libraries worldwide
Reading level: 5 [blue]
A Christmas carol by Clare West( Book )
22 editions published between 1996 and 2008 in English and Chinese and held by 340 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
Great expectations by Clare West( Book )
38 editions published between 1992 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 339 libraries worldwide
The books are graded at six vocabulary levels, ranging from 400 words (Beginning) to 2,500 words (Advanced)
David Copperfield by Clare West( Book )
34 editions published between 1994 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 311 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 271 libraries worldwide
A retelling of the classic by Thomas Hardy
Anne of Green Gables by Clare West( Book )
26 editions published between 1994 and 2010 in English and held by 256 libraries worldwide
Anne, an eleven-year-old orphan, is sent by mistake to live with a lonely, middle-aged brother and sister on a Prince Edward Island farm and proceeds to make an indelible impression on everyone around her
Kidnapped : the adventures of David Balfour in the year 1751 by Clare West( Book )
25 editions published between 1995 and 2008 in English and German and held by 231 libraries worldwide
The saga of David Balfour, a young heir whose greedy uncle connives to do him out of his inherited fortune and plots to have him seized and sold into slavery. But honor, loyalty, and courage are rewarded; the orphan and castaway survives kidnapping and shipwreck, is rescued by a daredevil of a rogue, and makes a thrilling escape to freedom across the wild highlands of Scotland
Dancing with strangers : stories from Africa by Clare West( Book )
10 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 218 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 213 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 207 libraries worldwide
Krimi. I kraft af private interesser kommer kommisær Morse ind i sagen om to kvinders død i den samme gade i Oxfordkvarteret Jericho
Silas Marner : the weaver of Raveloe by Clare West( Book )
35 editions published between 1994 and 2008 in English and Chinese and held by 197 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 183 libraries worldwide
Anne is an orphan girl who is sent to live with a family on Prince Edward Island in Canada
The age of innocence by Clare West( Sound Recording )
18 editions published between 1968 and 2008 in English and German and held by 182 libraries worldwide
"Into the narrow social world of New York in the 1870s comes Countess Ellen Olenska, surrounded by shocked whispers about her failed marriage to a rich Polish Count. A woman who leaves her husband can never be accepted in polite society. Newland Archer is engaged to young May Welland, but the beautiful and mysterious Countess needs his help. He becomes her friend and defender, but friendship with an unhappy, lonely woman is a dangerous path for a young man to follow - especially a young man who is soon to be married"--Back cover note
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]
Persuasion by Jane Austen( Book )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 155 libraries worldwide
Anne Elliot seems to have given up on present happiness and has resigned herself to living off her memories. More than seven years earlier she complied with duty: persuaded to view the match as imprudent and improper, she broke off her engagement to a naval captain with no fortune, ancestry, or prospects. However, when peacetime arrives and brings the Navy home, and Anne encounters Captain Wentworth once more, she starts to believe in second chances
Tess of the d'Urbervilles by Clare West( Book )
46 editions published between 1989 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 152 libraries worldwide
 
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C WEST
West, Clare
Languages
English (501)
Chinese (39)
Spanish (4)
French (3)
German (2)
Thai (1)
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