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Newbern, George 1964-

Overview
Works: 106 works in 220 publications in 1 language and 10,803 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Fiction  Juvenile works  Biography  History  Film adaptations  Personal narratives  Personal narratives‡vAmerican  Science fiction  Young adult works 
Roles: Narrator, Actor, Performer
Classifications: PN1997.2, 813.54
Publication Timeline
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Publications about George Newbern
Publications by George Newbern
Most widely held works by George Newbern
Justice League ( visu )
7 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in English and held by 976 libraries worldwide
When a Thanagarian spaceship descends upon Earth, the Justice League turns to Hawkgirl for some answers. And their questions multiply when they discover she has been living amongst them as a spy! As the Thanagarian visitors reveal their dark intentions, Hawkgirl must choose between loyalty to her people and love for her friends on her adopted planet Earth
Santa paws 2 the Santa pups ( visu )
8 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 893 libraries worldwide
An all-new Disney holiday classic is born--a brand-new litter of the cutest talking pups ever, Hope, Jingle, Charity, and Noble--it's perfect for the whole family. When Mrs. Claus travels to Pineville, the playful Santa Pups stow away on her sled. They grant joyful wishes to Pineville's boys and girls, but something goes terribly wrong--the Christmas spirit begins to disappear. Now, the Santa Pups and Mrs. Claus must race to save Christmas around the world
For the win by Cory Doctorow( Sound Recording )
6 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 494 libraries worldwide
A group of teens from around the world find themselves drawn into an online revolution arranged by a mysterious young woman known as Big Sister Nor, who hopes to challenge the status quo and change the world using her virtual connections
A Dennis the Menace Christmas by Robert Wagner( visu )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 489 libraries worldwide
Six-year-old Dennis Mitchell is making a list and checking it twice, and then some. He aims to find the perfect gift for his grumpy ol' neighbor Mr. Wilson. It'll take a miracle to get it right. And a miracle is what he gets, thanks to a visiting angel who's on a mission to impart the Christmas spirit to someone who needs it
Hatching Pete Dadnapped ( visu )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 433 libraries worldwide
Hatching Pete: Poole has becomes his school's mascot. He comes from a long line of mascots in his family, but it turns out that he can't do it because he's allergic to the costume. So his shy best friend, Pete, does it for him. But when Poole starts becoming popular for being the mascot, and people don't know that it's really Pete, trouble starts between the friends
Seabiscuit [an American legend] by Laura Hillenbrand( file )
3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 419 libraries worldwide
Seabiscuit was one of the most electrifying and popular attractions in sports history and the single biggest newsmaker in the world in 1938, receiving more coverage than FDR, Hitler, or Mussolini. But his success was a surprise to the racing establishment, which had written off the crooked-legged racehorse with the sad tail
Justice league ( visu )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 396 libraries worldwide
The Enemy Below: The Justice League uses their super human strength to save Aquaman and his family -- In Blackest Night: Green Lantern is put on trial for destroying a planet but the Justice League proves it wasn't him
The evening star by Robert Harling( visu )
3 editions published between 1997 and 2000 in English and held by 390 libraries worldwide
The generations grow, but life still spins around Aurora like a cyclone: her rebellious granddaughter wants to run off with Mr. Wrong; a snooty rival has come up with new ways to meddle in Aurora's life; her longtime spinster housekeeper is ready to ditch domestic work for the domestic bliss of matrimony; her great-grandson is like a poison pill; and her shrink is more than eager to cross the line separating client relationships and romantic entanglement
Things that matter three decades of passions, pastimes and politics by Charles Krauthammer( Sound Recording )
4 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 382 libraries worldwide
With a special, highly autobiographical introduction in which Krauthammer reflects on the events that shaped his career and political philosophy, this indispensible chronicle takes the listener on a fascinating journey through the fashions and follies, the tragedies and triumphs, of the last three decades of American life
Duty memoirs of a secretary at war by Robert Michael Gates( Sound Recording )
4 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 338 libraries worldwide
From the former secretary of defense, a strikingly candid, vivid account of serving Presidents George W. Bush and Barack Obama during the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan. After working for six presidents in both the CIA and the National Security Council, Robert M. Gates was happily serving as president of Texas A&M University. But when he was asked to help a nation mired in two wars and to aid the troops doing the fighting, he answered what he felt was the call of duty
Superman vs the Elite ( visu )
9 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 317 libraries worldwide
When catastrophe strikes and Superman rushes into action, he gets some unexpected help from the Elites, a new squad of superheroes with ruthless and dangerous methods. With growing public support of the Elite's vicious methods and a showdown that has Superman outnumbered and outdated, which will break first, the Man of Steel or his code of honor?
Blood of the prodigal by Paul L Gaus( Sound Recording )
3 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 310 libraries worldwide
When an Amish, or "plain" boy is kidnapped, Bishop Eli Miller reluctantly seeks help from outsiders, the "vain ones" known as English. Pastor Caleb Troyer and Professor Michael Branden, boyhood friends and lifelong residents of the county the Amish and English share, understand better than anyone that the bishop would not have enlisted their help unless it were a matter of gravest concern, and they begin searching for the boy
Broken English by Paul L Gaus( Sound Recording )
3 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 295 libraries worldwide
Trained by the U.S. military to kill, "English" outsider David Hawkins came to the quiet town of Millersburg and found salvation among the pacifist Amish. But Hawkins' fragile tranquility is shattered when a marauding ex-convict descends on Millersburg, unleashing a wave of violence whose casualties include an investigative journalist and Hawkins' only daughter. Now Sheriff Bruce Robertson suspects that Hawkins has forsaken his pacifism in the name of vengeance
Think of a number by John Verdon( file )
3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 283 libraries worldwide
An extraordinary fiction debut, Think of a Number is an exquisitely plotted novel of suspense that grows relentlessly darker and more frightening as its pace accelerates, forcing its deeply troubled characters to moments of startling self-revelation. Arriving in the mail over a period of weeks are taunting letters that end with a simple declaration, "Think of any number ... picture it ... now see how well I know your secrets
Harmless as doves by Paul L Gaus( file )
5 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 280 libraries worldwide
The chill of autumn is just settling into Holmes County, Ohio, when Bishop Leon Shetler is startled out of his morning reverie by the words, "I just killed Glenn Spiegle." No one--least of all Sheriff Bruce Robertson--believes that Crist Burkholder could actually be a murderer. But the young Amish man is adamant that he killed his romantic rival in order to win Vesta Miller. So when Robertson's investigation reveals two potentially related murders in Florida's Pinecraft Amish community, Professor Mike Branden and Detective Ricky Niell head south to unravel the connection between the dead man and a far-flung Amish outpost on the shores of Sarasota Bay
The mountain between us by Charles Martin( Sound Recording )
4 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 275 libraries worldwide
Flying together on a storm-ravaged night, a gifted surgeon facing a painful separation from his wife and a young magazine writer on her way to her wedding are plunged into a life-and-death ordeal. As the days turn into weeks on the unforgiving mountain, the two heal from their physical wounds even as they are forced to confront surprising and painful truths about their lives
The heart of Christmas ( visu )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 268 libraries worldwide
Austin and Julie Locke are devastated when they receive news that their young son, Dax, has been diagnosed with a rare form of cancer. With courage, determination and faith, they decide to give their beloved boy a joyful, final Christmas-in October. When the community learns the heartbreaking truth, what happens next is a miraculous outpouring of caring and support that stretches beyond the neighborhood and around the world
& sons [a novel] by David Gilbert( Sound Recording )
3 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 266 libraries worldwide
"The funeral of Charles Henry Topping on Manhattan's Upper East Side would have been a minor affair (his two-hundred-word obit in The New York Times notwithstanding) but for the presence of one particular mourner: the notoriously reclusive author A. N. Dyer, whose novel Ampersand stands as a classic of American teenage angst. But as Andrew Newbold Dyer delivers the eulogy for his oldest friend, he suffers a breakdown over the life he's led and the people he's hurt and the novel that will forever endure as his legacy. He must gather his three sons for the first time in many years ... before it's too late."--Container
The burn palace by Stephen Dobyns( file )
3 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 253 libraries worldwide
At two-thirty in the morning at the local hospital in the small town of Brewster, Rhode Island, Alice Alessio is given the surprise of her life. Coming back from a secret tryst with a doctor, she peeks in to check on the newborn baby she was supposed to be watching, and finds a huge, writhing red-and-yellow snake in the bassinet instead. So begins the series of strange and disturbing events that start to plague this community and confound the police
The simple life of Noah Dearborn ( visu )
2 editions published between 1999 and 2005 in English and held by 199 libraries worldwide
In a small southern Georgia community lives Noah Dearborn. He is a master craftsman and farmer who cherishes his solitude. When a greedy real estate developer sets his sights on Noah's land, Noah rejects his offer. Now he must summon all his strength in order to defend his property, his way of life and ultimately his sanity
 
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