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Aspel, Richard

Works: 163 works in 423 publications in 1 language and 2,983 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  History  Children's audiobooks  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Case studies  Biography  Fantasy fiction  Young adult works  Psychological fiction 
Roles: Narrator
Classifications: PZ7.B9684, FIC
Publication Timeline
Publications about Richard Aspel
Publications by Richard Aspel
Most widely held works by Richard Aspel
The midnight zoo by Sonya Hartnett( Sound Recording )
13 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 194 libraries worldwide
Two gypsy boys are fleeing through a war-ravaged country-side during the night carrying a secret bundle. The boys stumble across a town that has been reduced to smoking rubble, and a zoo that is still intact. When the boys take shelter in the zoo, they discover a menagerie of talking animals. Both the boys and the animals tell their tales and their desire for freedom
100 great businesses and the minds behind them by Emily Ross( Sound Recording )
12 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in English and held by 147 libraries worldwide
This accessible and inspirational audio book examines a diverse collection of business people and their businesses and how they make their enterprises work. From risk-loving entrepreneurs such as Richard Branson and Aussie Home Loans' John Symond, through to the conservative creator of Liquid Paper, Bette Nesmith Graham, and Warren Buffett to driven individuals such as Manolo Blahnik, Enjo's Barb de Corti and James Dyson, this book is a collection of true stories from Australia and around the world that offer inspiration, ideas and lessons on the principles of successful business. Where better to look for business advice than from the world?s best?
The 80/20 principle : the secret of achieving more with less by Richard Koch( Sound Recording )
8 editions published between 2007 and 2014 in English and held by 131 libraries worldwide
Learn how you can tap the hidden potential of the 80/20 principle in your life. The 80/20 Principle--that 80 per cent of results flow from just 20 percent of the causes--is the one true principle of highly effective people in organisations
The mark of the angel by Nancy Huston( Sound Recording )
8 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in English and held by 121 libraries worldwide
In Paris, a married German woman enters into an affair with a Hungarian Jew who repairs musical instruments. They are united by their World War II past, he a survivor of the Holocaust, she of Russian rapists
The silver donkey : a novel for children by Sonya Hartnett( Sound Recording )
15 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 115 libraries worldwide
In France during World War I, four French children learn about honesty, loyalty, and courage from an English army deserter who tells them a series of stories related to his small, silver donkey charm
The man from Snowy River by Elyne Mitchell( Sound Recording )
8 editions published between 2000 and 2012 in English and held by 106 libraries worldwide
Jim Craig: 18 years old and proud as they come, he cannot return to his mountain home until he has proved himself a man. Jessica Harrison: the beautiful, impetuous daughter of a wealthy cattleman whose precious colt runs off to join a pack of wild horses known as the brumbies. The great black stallion: leader of the brumbies for almost 20 years, running free in the mountains, his very existence is like a dark thread running through the lives of so many people
The Frankenstein factory by A. J Butcher( Sound Recording )
6 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and held by 80 libraries worldwide
As students at a special high school that trains them to be secret agents, six teenagers struggle to complete the training exercises as a team before being sent out into the field to sink or swim
Can't buy me love : the Beatles, Britain, and America by Jonathan Gould( Sound Recording )
4 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 78 libraries worldwide
Nearly twenty years in the making, Can't Buy Me Love is a masterful work of group biography, cultural history, and musical criticism. That the Beatles were an unprecedented phenomenon is a given. In Can't Buy Me Love, Jonathan Gould seeks to explain why, placing the Fab Four in the broad and tumultuous panorama of their time and place, rooting their story in the social context that girded both their rise and their demise. Can't Buy Me Love illuminates the Beatles as a charismatic phenomenon of international proportions, whose anarchic energy and unexpected import was derived from the historic shifts in fortune that transformed the relationship between Britain and America in the decades after World War II
Batavia : betrayal, shipwreck, murder, sexual slavery, courage : a spine-chilling chapter in Australian history by Peter FitzSimons( Sound Recording )
5 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 78 libraries worldwide
The story begins in 1629, when the pride of the Dutch East India Company, the Batavia, is on its maiden voyage en route from Amsterdam to the Dutch East Indies, laden down with the greatest treasure to leave Holland. The magnificent ship is already boiling over with a mutinous plot that is just about to break into the open when, just off the coast of Western Australia, it strikes an unseen reef in the middle of the night. While Commandeur Francisco Pelsaert decides to take the long-boat across 2000 miles of open sea for help, his second-in-command Jeronimus Cornelisz takes over, quickly deciding that 250 people on a small island is unwieldy for the small number of supplies they have. Quietly, he puts forward a plan to 40 odd mutineers how they could save themselves, kill most of the rest and spare only a half-dozen or so women, including his personal fancy, Lucretia Jansz, one of the noted beauties of Holland, to service their sexual needs. A reign of terror begins, countered only by a previously anonymous soldier Wiebbe Hayes, who begins to gather to him those are prepared to do what it takes to survive
Don't bitch just get rich : [radically change your life forever] by Toney Fitzgerald( Sound Recording )
6 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and held by 70 libraries worldwide
The traitor queen by Trudi Canavan( Sound Recording )
12 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 68 libraries worldwide
Relieved that Lorkin is coming home, Sonea prepares to meet with the traitors on behalf of the Guild. Then bad news arrives: the Sachakan king has imprisoned her son. As the Sachakan king tries to force Lorkin into betraying the traitors, Dannyl questions his friendship with Ashaki Achati. Can he trust the Sachakan? Not at all, if Tayend is right. But do Tayend's suspicions spring from good political instincts, or jealousy? Easily evading capture by the Guild, the Rogue knows only one obstacle lies between him and his ambition to rule the underworld: Cery. Forced into hiding, protected by Lilia, Cery must wait for the Guild to find his enemy. But is Black Magician Kallen purposefully failing in his task? And Lorkin must decide where his loyalties lie, for whatever choice he makes will require a great sacrifice
Ned Kelly : [the story of Australia's most notorious legend] by Peter FitzSimons( Sound Recording )
6 editions published between 2013 and 2015 in English and held by 67 libraries worldwide
Love him or loathe him, Ned Kelly has been at the heart of Australian culture and identity since he and his gang were tracked down in bushland by the Victorian police and came out fighting, dressed in bulletproof iron armour made from farmers' ploughs. Historians still disagree over virtually every aspect of the eldest Kelly boy's brushes with the law. Did he or did he not shoot Constable Fitzpatrick at their family home? Was he a lawless thug or a noble Robin Hood, a remorseless killer or a crusader against oppression and discrimination? Was he even a political revolutionary, channelling the spirit of Eureka? Peter FitzSimons brings the history of Ned Kelly and his gang exuberantly to life, weighing in on all of the myths, legends and controversies generated by this compelling and divisive Irish-Australian rebel
Surviving adolescents by Michael Carr-Gregg( Sound Recording )
4 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in English and held by 66 libraries worldwide
Surviving Adolescents is the sensible, sanity-saving guide every household needs. Young people today enter puberty earlier than ever before and leave home later. The good news is that teenagers aren't impossible to live with, especially if parents adopt the common-sense strategies set out in this book. Dr Michael Carr-Gregg is one of Australia's leading authorities on teenage behaviour. Surviving Adolescents is a clear and very down-to-earth manual, drawing on his wealth of experience and wisdom. It has advice on all the thorny issues that confront families with teenagers, sexuality, risky behaviours, laziness, school and study problems, and much more. And it is full of practical tips for everyday survival, including: communicating effectively with young people defusing family conflict setting limits keeping the stress of parenting at bay avoiding common mistakes like fighting over things that don't matter
The Firebird by Sophie Masson( Sound Recording )
6 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 62 libraries worldwide
Greedy Tsar Demyan, obsessed with the legendary Firebird, orders his sons on a quest to capture it and bring it back to the palace. Ivan, the Tsar's youngest son, needs to find the bird before his brothers in order to win the beautiful Princess Tamara from his older brutal brother
The 80/20 individual : [the nine essentials of 80/20 success at work] by Richard Koch( Sound Recording )
3 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 59 libraries worldwide
Maximize success in your career and life by using the proven principle that 80 percent of changes in the world result from the most powerful 20 percent of actions and ideas. Use your own powerful "20 percent spike"--Your most creative ideas and unique skills--to measure the amount of value you bring to your employer, clients or customers
The novice by Trudi Canavan( Sound Recording )
6 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in English and held by 56 libraries worldwide
Sonea knows the other novices in the Magicians' Guild all come from powerful families, but she also knows she can turn to Rothen and Dannyl for help when she needs it. That is, until somone starts spreading malicious rumouts about her - and Akkarin, The High Lord, steps in. Promoted to Guild Ambassador, Lord Dannyl leaves for the Elyne court. His first order from Administrator Lorlen is to resume, in secret, High Lord Akkarin's long-abandoned research into ancient magical knowledge. Not knowing the true reason for his journey, Dannyl is soon facing unexpected dangers. Meanwhile, Sonea has almost forgotten the High Lord's dark secret, but keeping the truth hidden may be a grave mistake
The autumn castle by Kim Wilkins( Sound Recording )
6 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and held by 55 libraries worldwide
Christine Starlight has never forgotten the best friend of her childhood, the strange, red-haired Mayfridh. Abducted by the barren king and queen of a Germanic faeryland, Mayfridh has since grown up and succeeded to the throne of the Autumn Castle, lonely and reliant on the counsel of the wolf Eisengrimm
The ambassador's mission by Trudi Canavan( Sound Recording )
5 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 55 libraries worldwide
Sonea, former street urchin, now a Black Magician, is horrified when her son, Lorkin, volunteers to assist Dannyl in his new role as Guild Ambassador to Sachaka, a land still ruled by cruel black magicians. When word comes that Lorkin has gone missing Sonea is desperate to find him, but if she leaves the city she will be exiled forever, and besides, her old friend Cery needs her help. Most of his family has been murdered, the latest in a long line of assassinations to plague the leading Thieves. There has always been rivalry, but for the last decade the Thieves have been waging a deadly underworld war, and now it appears they have been doing so with magical assistance
50 great e-businesses and the minds behind them by Emily Ross( Sound Recording )
5 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 54 libraries worldwide
Creating profitable businesses on the internet is no mean feat and, as anyone who has watched the rise of eBay or Amazon knows, the web has forever changed the way we do business. Now the best selling authors of '100 Great Businesses and the Minds Behind Them' take a look at some of the smartest, most profitable internet businesses operating today, and reveal that whether big, small, local or on the other side of the planet, when it's web business, it's a small, fascinating world
Spy High by A. J Butcher( Sound Recording )
3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 52 libraries worldwide
Bond team are back, and preparing to battle for the prestigious Sherlock Shield. Victory means a place in the Deveraux College Hall of Fame. But to win, they?ll have to beat their arch rivals and Solo team are prepared to do anything to stop that happening. Bond team will have to watch their backs. And maybe everywhere else too, because in the world outside Spy High, a terrorist organization is about to send its first explosive announcement
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