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Sams, Robert

Overview
Works: 38 works in 69 publications in 1 language and 2,220 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Children's films  Short films  Film adaptations  Wildlife films  History  Trials, litigation, etc  Drama  Nature films 
Roles: Photographer, Narrator, Author
Classifications: PS3569.P363, 813.54
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Publications about Robert Sams
Publications by Robert Sams
Most widely held works by Robert Sams
Stranger in the woods by Carl R Sams( visu )
5 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 653 libraries worldwide
Journey deep into the winter woods and meet two snowdrifts, Pierre and Janine. Together they introduce you to their forest friends and reminisce about a time when a mysterious stranger came to visit
Lost in the woods : the movie ( visu )
6 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 542 libraries worldwide
An old box turtle meets a very lost raccoon with a very long name, and helps him discover the magic of spring. Together they learn the truth about a little fawn who sleeps alone in the woods
First snow in the woods : the movie ( visu )
4 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 302 libraries worldwide
In a pumpkin patch surrounded by the reds and golds of fall, a worried scarecrow watches the animals prepare for winter. He worries another season will pass without scaring a single crow, or meeting the beautiful lady scarecrow across the field. A mouse moves into his straw-filled heart, tells him the story of the best selling children's book First Snow in the Woods, and helps him trust the changing seasons
The riddle in a bottle by Laura Sams( visu )
2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 195 libraries worldwide
This is the story of two siblings (called the Riddle solvers) who must solve a mysterious riddle that floats to them in a magic bottle. To solve the riddle, they receive help from aquatic life around the world. Get swept into a vivid blue ocean with baby sea turtles, then listen to fish sing about the rhythm of the tides. Join the frogs for an opera in a seasonal pond. Finally, meet a one-legged pirate who sings about searching for his lost family heirloom peg leg, from the lakes to the rivers to the sea
A pirate's quest : for his family heirloom peg leg by Laura Sams( Book )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 182 libraries worldwide
The story of a one-legged pirate who loses his beloved family heirloom peg leg and vows to find it by following the moving water from the lakes to the rivers to the ocean
Criminal crafts : outlaw projects for scoundrels, cheats, and armchair detectives by Shawn Gascoyne-Bowman( Book )
2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 113 libraries worldwide
Criminals attract an audience. People admire the sneakiness and creativity of the profession while cursing the dastardly outcomes. So why not have all of the tricks without the trade? This book brings together illicit behaviour and artistic expression with dark humour in this do-it-yourself project book. This book focuses on original crafts and recipes themed in noir, murder, retro espionage, pulp fiction, mafia, and voodoo. Crafters and mischief lovers alike will love this book of 30 projects revolving around notorious criminals and their activities. From John Dillinger's soap gun to Bonnie Parker's gunshot poetry journal, readers will find themselves both amused and intrigued with the devious creativity. Not to mention how impressed party guests will be when they show up to Flaming Amy cocktails and cocktail bars stashed in violin cases. And just wait until you show off your shiv cozy!
Stranger in the woods : the soundtrack ( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 63 libraries worldwide
The shark riddle ( visu )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 10 libraries worldwide
"What is the biggest shark in the ocean and what do its teeth look like? Find out on a new adventure with The Riddle Solvers and meet a raucous group of singing sea lions, experience the underwater game show Are You a Shark?, hear a shark lullaby and discover the diverse, powerful and magnificent world of sharks"--Container
Bearly alike ( visu )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 9 libraries worldwide
Compares a day in the life of Alaskan grizzly bears with a day in the life of a young man named George. This movie looks at what humans and animals have in common
The gods of heavenly punishment : a novel by Jennifer Cody Epstein( Sound Recording )
2 editions published between 2013 and 2015 in English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
HISTORICAL FICTION. Triumphant. . . . Big, visceral, achingly humane. Jennifer EganOne summer night in prewar Japan, eleven-year-old Billy Reynolds takes snapshots at his parents dinner party. That same evening his father Anton a prominent American architect begins a torrid affair with the wife of his master carpenter. A world away in New York, Cameron Richards rides a Ferris wheel with his sweetheart and dreams about flying a plane. These three men will all draw together to shape the fate of a young girl caught in the midst of one of World War II s most horrific events the 1945 firebombing of Tokyo. Exquisitely rendered, "The Gods of Heavenly Punishment" tells the stories of families on both sides of the Pacific: their loves and infidelities, their dreams and losses and their shared connection to one of the most devastating acts of war in human history
The notebook by Nicholas Sparks( Sound Recording )
3 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
Scenes from the past and a collection of intensely personal letters tell the story of a long married couple now confined to a nursing home
City blood : a novel of revenge by Clark Howard( Sound Recording )
3 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
When a stripper is killed on their beat, Chicago cop Joe Kiley and his partner Nick Bianco decide to solve the murder before the homicide detectives do. But while searching for the stripper's mob-connected ex-boyfriend, Bianco is killed. Grief-stricken and guilt-ridden, Kiley sets out to avenge his partner's death
A civil action by Jonathan Harr( Sound Recording )
2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
The true story of an epic law case involving "a cluster of childhood leukemia victims in a small town north of Boston, where the city wells had been poisoned by industrial chemicals. Two of the nation's largest corporations, each with a plant near the wells, stood accused"--Container
The Kamikazes by Edwin P Hoyt( Sound Recording )
3 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
An account of Japan's kamikaze special attack forces that were formed to defend their homeland against the approaching Allies in October 1944. Explains how the belief that their self-sacrifice would ensure an eternal reward enabled the young aviators to inflict damage on 300 warships and to kill or wound 15,000 troops. 1999
V-bombs and weathermaps : reminiscences of World War II by Brock McElheran( Sound Recording )
2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
A Royal Canadian Navy officer describes the suffering and gallantry of the British through the German V-1 and V-2 air attacks in 1944. Recounts the author's own serious injury by a V-1 and the ordeal of his recovery. 1995
The Ronin's mistress : a novel by Laura Joh Rowland( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Japan, 1703. On a snowy night, 47 warriors murder the man at the center of the scandal that turned them from samurai into masterless ronin two years before. Clearly this was an act of revenge--but why did they wait so long? And is there any reason they should not immediately be ordered to commit ritual suicide? Sano Ichiro, demoted from Chamberlain to his old post as Most Honorable Investigator of Events, Situations, and People, has mere days to solve the greatest mystery of samurai legend--while his own fortunes hang in the balance
Ahrens-Fox : a pictorial tribute to a great name in fire apparatus by Robert Sams( Book )
1 edition published in 1971 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
The experiment by John Darnton( Sound Recording )
2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Reporter Jude Harley stumbles across a cloning experiment being used for immoral purposes. Meanwhile one of the clones has escaped from the isolated island lab. With the help of Dr. Tizzie Tierney, a biological medical researcher doing studies on twins, Harley uncovers the reason behind the scientific conspiracy. Some violence. Bestseller
Mexico by James A Michener( Sound Recording )
3 editions published between 1994 and 2006 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
American journalist Norman Clay's assignment in Mexico leads him to uncover his fascinating Mexican ancestry, set against the backdrop of 1,500 years of the country's history
The wonderful one-hoss shay ( visu )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
A live performance of the play The wonderful one-hoss shay, by Paul D'Andrea
 
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