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West, Clare

Overview
Works: 171 works in 1,218 publications in 3 languages and 9,326 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Satire  Domestic fiction  Psychological fiction  History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Bildungsromans  Sea stories  Records and correspondence 
Roles: Adapter, Editor, Narrator, Bibliographic antecedent, Translator
Classifications: PR4560, [FIC]
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Clare West
Publications by Clare West
Most widely held works by Clare West
Sherlock Holmes short stories by Clare West( Book )
35 editions published between 1989 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 460 libraries worldwide
"Sherlock Holmes is the greatest detective of them all. He sits in his room, and smokes his pipe. He listens, and watches, and thinks. He listens to the steps coming up the stairs; he watches the door opening - and he knows what question the stranger will ask. In these three of his best stories, Holmes has three visitors to the famous flat in Baker Street - visitors who bring their troubles to the only man in the world who can help them."--Publisher website
Secret garden by Clare West( Book )
41 editions published between 1993 and 2008 in English and held by 427 libraries worldwide
A ten-year-old orphan comes to live in a lonely house on the Yorkshire moors and discovers an invalid cousin and the mysteries of a locked garden
Pride and prejudice by Clare West( Book )
14 editions published between 1995 and 2008 in English and held by 418 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 about her sisters - their fortunes, and misfortunes in getting husbands? This famous novel by Jane Austen is full of wise and humorous observation of the people and manners of her times." --Back cover
Jane Eyre by Clare West( Book )
49 editions published between 1990 and 2010 in English and held by 377 libraries worldwide
"Jane Eyre is alone in the world. Disliked by her aunt's family, she is sent away to school. Here she learns that a young girl, with neither money nor family to support her, can expect little from the world. She survives, but she wants more from live than simply to survive: she wants respect, and love. When she goes to work for Mr Rochester, she hopes she has found both at once. But the sound of strange laughter, late at night, behind a locked door, warns her that her troubles are only beginning."--P. [4] of cover
Great expectations by Charles Dickens( Book )
38 editions published between 1992 and 2008 in English and held by 369 libraries worldwide
The books are graded at six vocabulary levels, ranging from 400 words (Beginning) to 2,500 words (Advanced)
Wuthering Heights by Clare West( Book )
34 editions published between 1992 and 2008 in English and held by 367 libraries worldwide
Reading level: 5 [blue]
Tess of the d'Urbervilles by Clare West( Book )
44 editions published between 1989 and 2008 in English and French and held by 352 libraries worldwide
A ne'er-do-well exploits his gentle daughter's beauty for social advancement in this masterpiece of tragic fiction. Hardy's 1891 novel defied convention to focus on the rural lower class for a frank treatment of sexuality and religion. Then and now, his sympathetic portrait of a victim of Victorian hypocrisy offers compelling reading
Gulliver's travels by Jonathan Swift( Book )
36 editions published between 1989 and 2008 in English and held by 340 libraries worldwide
Grade level: 3, 4, 5, e, p, i
Far from the madding crowd by Clare West( Book )
41 editions published between 1992 and 2008 in English and held by 334 libraries worldwide
Reading level: 5 [blue]
A Christmas carol by Clare West( Book )
27 editions published between 1996 and 2008 in English and held by 320 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 2008 in English and held by 301 libraries worldwide
En forældreløs drengs omtumlede tilværelse i sidste århundredes England dels hos grusomme plejeforældre, dels hos en festlig tante
Silas Marner : the weaver of Raveloe by George Eliot( Book )
37 editions published between 1994 and 2008 in English and held by 300 libraries worldwide
Reading level: 4 [red]
Heat and dust by Ruth Prawer Jhabvala( Book )
37 editions published between 1990 and 2008 in English and held by 226 libraries worldwide
Littérature de jeunesse en langue anglaise
Anne of Green Gables by Clare West( Book )
24 editions published between 1994 and 2008 in English and held by 209 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
Lord Jim by Joseph Conrad( Book )
30 editions published between 1997 and 2008 in English and held by 209 libraries worldwide
Reading level: 4 [red]
Kidnapped : the adventures of David Balfour in the year 1751 by Clare West( Book )
21 editions published between 1995 and 2008 in English and German and held by 204 libraries worldwide
Reading level: 3 [orange]
The dead of Jericho by Colin Dexter( Book )
30 editions published between 1991 and 2008 in English and held by 191 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
Anne of Green Gables by L. M Montgomery( Book )
13 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in English and held by 174 libraries worldwide
Anne is an orphan girl who is sent to live with a family on Prince Edward Island in Canada
Dancing with strangers : stories from Africa by Clare West( Book )
6 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 169 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
The Joy Luck Club by Amy Tan( Book )
14 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in English and held by 152 libraries worldwide
"There are so many things that a mother wishes to teach her daughter. How to lose your innocence 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."--P. [4] of cover
 
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Alternative Names
C WEST
West, Clare
Languages
English (596)
French (2)
German (1)
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