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Emery, Gideon 1972-

Works: 46 works in 153 publications in 1 language and 5,078 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Biography  Drama  Sports films  War films  Suspense fiction  Film adaptations  Historical films  Trials, litigation, etc 
Roles: Narrator, Actor, Performer
Classifications: PR6119.T79, 823.92
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Publications about Gideon Emery
Publications by Gideon Emery
Most widely held works by Gideon Emery
Playing the enemy : Nelson Mandela and the game that made a nation by John Carlin( file )
6 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 827 libraries worldwide
Carlin provides a revealing look at the persuasive genius of Nelson Mandela. In a bold attempt to transcend old hatreds and unite a hopelessly polarized nation, President Mandela lays the groundwork for a miraculous metamorphosis during the 1995 Rugby World Cup at Cape Town
For heaven's eyes only : a secret histories novel by Simon R Green( file )
5 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 475 libraries worldwide
After the murder of the Drood Matriarch, the family finds itself vulnerable to evil. This time, it's a Satanic Conspiracy that could throw humanity directly into the clutches of the Biggest of the Bads
The Jennifer morgue by Charles Stross( file )
5 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 468 libraries worldwide
Bob Howard is a special operative for the British agency called The Laundry, and his task is to stop a rogue billionaire from using an artifact, known as Gravedust, with the power to reanimate the dead. The U.S. Black Agency sends the lethal Ramona Random to aid Bob's mission, but she seems to have a different agenda
The Fuller memorandum by Charles Stross( file )
4 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 468 libraries worldwide
Covert agent Bob Howard is learning about a top-secret dossier that vanishes with his boss. Determined to discover the contents of this memorandum, Howard runs afoul of Russian spies, ancient demons, and apostles of a hideous cult planning to raise the Eater of Souls from the undead
Blue crush 2 by Mike Elliott( visu )
7 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and held by 411 libraries worldwide
Dana, a killer surfer from California, travels to the breathtaking coasts of South Africa, determined to fulfill her mother's dream of surfing the legendary Jeffrey's Bay. With nothing but her mom's journal as a guide and a fun-loving group of surf fanatics watching her back, Dana faces epic waves, tough locals, and her own fears in this unforgettable surf odyssey
From hell with love by Simon R Green( file )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 378 libraries worldwide
Eddie Drood is not happy about being the new head of the family, especially now that everyone believes either he or his girlfriend Molly was responsible for the former matriarch's death. Since Eddie knows he didn't do it, he doesn't like where this is going
The illegal by Lawrence Hill( Sound Recording )
6 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 272 libraries worldwide
A literary thriller that addresses the fate of undocumented refugees who struggle to survive in nations that do not want them. Keita Ali is on the run. He is desperate to flee Zantoroland, a mountainous black island that produces the fastest marathoners in the world. Keita signs on with notorious marathon agent, Anton Hamm, who provides Keita with a chance to run the Boston marathon. But when Keita fails to place among the top finishers, rather than being sent back to his own country, he goes into hiding
Ordinary thunderstorms by William Boyd( Sound Recording )
8 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 142 libraries worldwide
On a May evening in London, a series of sinister events puts Adam Kindred out of a job, with no money and no passport. Now the police are searching for him, and a killer is on his trail. He has nowhere to go, and no choice but to disappear into London's underground until he can regain his life
The Genesis secret by Tom Knox( Sound Recording )
8 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 115 libraries worldwide
When an archaeological dig in Kurdistan unearths a structure far older than Stonehenge or the Great Pyramids, British reporter Rob Lutrell rushes to the scene. But this intriguing assignment takes a turn for the worse when sabotage and murder cast a frightening shadow over the site
Enough already! : [clearing mental clutter to become the best you] by Peter Walsh( Sound Recording )
4 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 105 libraries worldwide
Walsh demonstrates how disorganization in any area of a life can compromise the functionality of all other areas, and outlines a step-by-step plan for addressing a wide range of topics, from the home and workplace to family life and personal spirituality
The price of love and other stories by Peter Robinson( file )
5 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 98 libraries worldwide
From the New York Times bestselling author comes a riveting collection of short fiction, marked by the piercing psychological insight and brilliant characterization that are hallmarks of his acclaimed novels. Ever since the publication of his first mystery featuring Detective Inspector Alan Banks, Peter Robinson has been steadily building a reputation for compulsively readable and perceptive novels that probe the dark side of human nature. Plumbing the territory that he has so successfully staked, The Price of Love and Other Stories includes two novellas and several stories featuring the Yorkshire policeman at his finest. In the novella "Going Back," never before published in the United States, Banks returns home for a family reunion, only to find it taking a decidedly sinister turn. In "Like a Virgin," written especially for this volume, Banks revisits the period in his life and the terrible crime that led him to leave London for Eastvale. And in between, the disparate motives that move us to harm one another, from love and jealousy to greed and despair, are all explored with fascinating depth
Chase your shadow : the trials of Oscar Pistorius by John Carlin( Sound Recording )
7 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 90 libraries worldwide
The definitive account of the rise and fall of South African Olympic and gold medal-winning Paralympic sprinter Oscar Pistorius, from his personal and athletic success to the murder charge that rocked the world and put both the man, and post-Apartheid South Africa, on trialOscar Pistorius made history as the first amputee to compete against able-bodied runners at the 2012 London Olympics. A hero in his native South Africa, the "Blade Runner," as he is known for his futuristic prosthetic legs, became a global icon of resilience and determination. But less than a year later, Pistorius rocked the world once again when he shot his girlfriend, model Reeva Steenkamp, through a closed bathroom door in the early hours of February14, 2013. Charged with murder, he claimed self-defense, contending that he had acted in a blind panic, imagining an intruder had broken in. But as the investigation moved to trial-during which the prosecution sought to prove that he killed her in a rage after an argument-a picture emerged of a traumatized individual fascinated with guns and assailed, behind the heroic facade, by anguish and self-doubt. Acclaimed journalist John Carlin follows the trials of this fallen champion, detailing his fraught upbringing, his almost superhuman rise to athletic glory, and the mysterious circumstances surrounding Steenkamp's death. At the center of Pistorius' story is South Africa-a young democracy stained by a history of racial disparity and levels of criminal violence that are among the highest in the world. Thoughtful and probing, Chase Your Shadow offers a piercing look at this intriguing modern tragedy, bringing to life a complex figure and the troubled land that shaped him
Size matters not : [the extraordinary life and career of Warwick Davis] by Warwick Davis( file )
3 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 84 libraries worldwide
"The life and times of Warwick Davis, star of Ricky Gervais's forthcoming sitcom, Life's Too ShortActors work their entire careers hoping to achieve the kind of cult movie hero status that Davis achieved at the age of eleven playing Wicket W. Warrick, the lead Ewok in Star Wars: Return of the Jedi. In this lively and down-to-earth memoir, Davis offers personal stories on the making of some of the most popular films of the last few decades--including the Star Wars, Harry Potter, and Leprechaun movie franchises, among many others--and shares the unique perspective of life as experienced by someone with a one-in-a-million genetic condition. The real life of the man who helped destroy a Death Star, saved a princess, defeated an evil sorceress, taught magic to Harry Potter, became a Jedi Master, and embodied a mass murdering, gold-obsessed leprechaun--the one and only Warwick Davis Warwick Davis's honest look at the highs and lows of life as an actor and pop culture icon, from his screen debut in Star Wars: Return of the Jedi to his starring role in Ricky Gervais's forthcoming sitcom, Life's Too Short Includes behind-the-scenes stories, from sweltering inside a furry Ewok costume and filling in for R2-D2 to sliding down a glacier at Mach 2 with Val Kilmer and getting kicked in the face by Ricky Gervais (again and again); Features a foreword by George Lucas, who has been friends with Davis for almost three decades; Both refreshingly frank and highly entertaining, this book will help you see what life is like when it really is too short"--
John Frankenheimer's The train by Chris L Demarest( visu )
5 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 83 libraries worldwide
Touring Eastern Europe with her college wrestling team, Alex attends a debauched late-night party that causes her and several of her teammates to miss their train to Odessa. Her coach is furious, but a mysterious woman offers the coach and wrestlers a ride on an alternative train. But this train harbors a deadly secret, and for Alex and her fellow passengers, a blood-soaked nightmare is just beginning
The apocalypse codex by Charles Stross( Sound Recording )
5 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 78 libraries worldwide
Occasionally hapless British agent Bob Howard tackles a case involving an American televangelist and a supernatural threat of global proportions
Live and let Drood by Simon R Green( Sound Recording )
7 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 77 libraries worldwide
Eddie "Shaman Bond" Drood once again finds himself at the center of supernatural intrigue. And even though protecting humanity from the forces of darkness is nothing new to Eddie, he now faces a threat that's leaving him both shaken and stirred
Amazing tales for making men out of boys by Neil Oliver( Sound Recording )
6 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 76 libraries worldwide
Tales of brave and selfless deeds used to be part of every boy's education. We grew up sharing stories with our fathers, uncles and grandfathers of how other men had lived their lives, met their challenges, reached their goals and faced their deaths. Becoming a man was about comradeship and standing by your friends whatever the circumstances. And it meant that sometimes it was more important to die a hero than live a coward's life. Through Neil Oliver's vivid, stirring accounts we can rediscover the stories that inspire men to perform acts greater than themselves. These are the epics that we should all know by heart; the tales of courage, endurance and sacrifice that made men out of boys.--From publisher description
Casino Infernale by Simon R Green( Sound Recording )
4 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 64 libraries worldwide
Shaman Bond and his witch girlfriend attend an annual gambling gala sponsored by a shady bank involved in supernatural crime in an attempt to bring it down
The rhesus chart by Charles Stross( Sound Recording )
4 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 63 libraries worldwide
As a newly appointed junior manager within the Laundry--the clandestine organization responsible for protecting Britain against supernatural threats--Bob Howard is expected to show some initiative to help the agency battle the forces of darkness. But shining a light on things best left in the shadows is the last thing Bob wants to do--especially when those shadows hide an occult parasite spreading a deadly virus. Traders employed by a merchant bank in London are showing signs of infection--an array of unusual symptoms such as superstrength and speed, an uncanny talent for mind control, an extreme allergic reaction to sunlight, and an unquenchable thirst for blood. While his department is tangled up in bureaucratic red tape (and Buffy reruns), debating how to stop the rash of vampirism, Bob digs deeper into the bank's history--only to uncover a bloodcurdling conspiracy between men and monsters
The Duchess by Danielle Steel( Sound Recording )
2 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Angélique Latham has grown up at magnificent Belgrave Castle under the loving tutelage of her father, the Duke of Westerfield, after the death of her aristocratic French mother. But when he dies, her half-brothers brutally turn her out, denying her very existence. Angélique has a keen mind, remarkable beauty, and an envelope of money her father pressed upon her. To survive, she will need all her resources--and one bold stroke of fortune. Unable to secure employment without references or connections, Angélique desperately makes her way to Paris, where she rescues a young woman fleeing an abusive madam--and suddenly sees a possibility: Open an elegant house of pleasure that will protect its women and serve only the best clients. With her upper-class breeding, her impeccable style, and her father's bequest, Angélique creates Le Boudoir, soon a sensational establishment where powerful men, secret desires, and beautiful, sophisticated women come together. But living on the edge of scandal, can she ever make a life of her own--or regain her rightful place in the world?
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Gideon Emery acteur britannique
Gideon Emery actor británico
Gideon Emery aktor brytyjski
Gideon Emery attore e cantante inglese
Gideon Emery Brits acteur
Gideon Emery englischer Schauspieler und Synchronsprecher
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