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Meskimen, Jim

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Backfire by Catherine Coulter( Sound Recording )
12 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and held by 1,087 libraries worldwide
San Francisco Judge Ramsey Hunt, longtime friend to FBI agents Lacey Sherlock and Dillon Savich, is presiding over the trial of Clive and Cindy Cahill, accused in a string of murders, when the proceedings take a radical turn. Federal prosecutor Mickey O'Rourke becomes suddenly tentative, leading Hunt to suspect he's been threatened, and when Hunt is shot in the back this is all but confirmed. Now Savich and Sherlock race to San Francisco to investigate, watching their backs all the while
Shaggy & Scooby-Doo get a clue ( visu )
2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 410 libraries worldwide
Adventures of Mystery, Inc. members Shaggy and Scooby-Doo as they solve various crimes around the world with the help of inherited cash and inventions from Shaggy's missing uncle
The big seven by Jim Harrison( Sound Recording )
12 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 396 libraries worldwide
Detective Sunderson has fled troubles on the home front and bought himself a hunting cabin in a remote area of Michigan's Upper Peninsula. No sooner has he settled in than he realizes his new neighbors are creating even more havoc than the Great Leader did. A family of outlaws, armed to the teeth, the Ameses have local law enforcement too intimidated to take them on. Then Sunderson's cleaning lady, a comely young Ames woman, is murdered, and black sheep brother Lemuel Ames seeks Sunderson's advice on a crime novel he's writing, which may not be fiction. Sunderson must struggle with the evil within himself and the far greater, more expansive evil of his neighbor
Love may fail a novel by Matthew Quick( Sound Recording )
7 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 395 libraries worldwide
An aspiring feminist and underappreciated housewife embarks on an odyssey to find human decency and goodness'and her high school English teacher'in New York Times bestselling author Matthew Quick's offbeat masterpiece, a quirky ode to love, fate, and hair metal. Portia Kane is having a meltdown. After escaping her ritzy Florida life and her cheating pornographer husband, she finds herself back in South Jersey, a place that remains largely unchanged from the years of her unhappy youth. Lost and alone, looking to find the goodness in the world she believes still exists, Portia sets off to save herself by saving someone else'a beloved high school English teacher who has retired after a traumatic incident. Will a sassy nun, an ex-heroin addict, a metal-head little boy, and her hoarder mother help or hurt her chances on this madcap quest to restore a good man's reputation and find renewed hope in the human race' Love May Fail is a story of the great highs and lows of existence: the heartache and daring choices it takes to become the person you know (deep down) you are meant to be
Calendar mysteries by Ron Roy( Sound Recording )
3 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 327 libraries worldwide
A collection of childrens mysteries
World made by hand by James Howard Kunstler( file )
10 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 233 libraries worldwide
In The Long Emergency, celebrated social commentator James Howard Kunstler explored how the terminal decline of oil production combined with climate change had the potential to put industrial civilization out of business. In World Made by Hand, an astonishing work of speculative fiction, Kunstler brings to life what America might be, a few decades hence, after these catastrophes converge. The electricity has flickered out. The automobile age is over. In Union Grove, a little town in upstate New York, the future is nothing like people thought it would be. Life is hard and close to the bone. Transportation is slow and dangerous, so food is grown locally at great expense of time and energy, and the outside world is largely unknown. There may be a president, and he may be in Minneapolis now, but people aren't sure. The townspeople's challenges play out in a dazzling, fully realized world of abandoned highways and empty houses, horses working the fields and rivers, no longer polluted, and replenished with fish. This is the story of Robert Earle and his fellow townspeople and what happens to them one summer in a country that has changed profoundly. A powerful tale of love, loss, violence, and desperation, World Made by Hand is also lyrical and tender, a surprising story of a new America struggling to be born--a story more relevant now than ever
Guy Langman, crime scene procrastinator by Josh Berk( Sound Recording )
5 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 230 libraries worldwide
Sixteen-year-old Guy Langman, his best friend Anoop, and other members of the school Forensics Club investigate a break-in and a possible murder, which could be connected to the mysterious past of Guy's recently-deceased father
The witch of Hebron a World made by hand novel by James Howard Kunstler( file )
10 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 218 libraries worldwide
In a post-oil America with no electricity, no Internet, dwindling resources, and little civic order, the residents of the small town of Union Grove, New York, must deal with roving bandits and a sinister cult that threatens to shatter the hamlet's stability
The splendid things we planned : a family portrait by Blake Bailey( Sound Recording )
5 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 186 libraries worldwide
Blake Bailey's darkly funny account of growing up in the shadow of an erratic and increasingly dangerous brother, an exhilarating and sometimes harrowing story that culminates in one unforgettable Christmas
Ender's game alive : the full-cast audioplay by Orson Scott Card( Sound Recording )
2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 179 libraries worldwide
A dramatization written by Orson Scott Card, based on his bestselling novel and the upcoming theatrical film release. Seventy years after a horrific alien war, an unusually gifted child is sent to an advanced military school in space to prepare for a future invasion
Racing the rain : a novel by John L Parker( Sound Recording )
3 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 172 libraries worldwide
Racing the Rain is a coming-of-age story about world-class athlete Quenton Cassidy, the environments, and friendships that shape us all set in the 1950s and 60s on Florida's Gold Coast
Stolen hearts by Jane Tesh( file )
7 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 171 libraries worldwide
David Randall may work for a dead-end detective agency, but he has a talent for finding things. When a music professor is murdered, the only clue is a notebook full of odd musical notations. Warned off the case by the police, he's instead hired by Melanie Gentry, who wants him to prove that her great-grandmother was killed by music legend John Burrows Ashford over authorship of the songs in Patchwork Melodies
Calendar mysteries by Ron Roy( Sound Recording )
2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 170 libraries worldwide
A collection of Calender mysteries
Fosse by Sam Wasson( Sound Recording )
7 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 165 libraries worldwide
"We see Bob Fosse's legacy everywhere--from Broadway to "Billy Jean" to Beyonce's moves in the "Single Ladies" video. Yet in spite of Fosse's deep cultural significance, no biography has ever brought him fully to life, unveiling the man behind the bowler hat and the swaggering sex appeal. Now, acclaimed cultural historian Sam Wasson traces Fosse's numberless reinventions of himself over a career that would spawn The Pajama Game, Cabaret, Pippin, Chicago, All That Jazz, and other iconic works of art and earn him Tonys, Emmys, and an Oscar. Wasson traces not only Fosse's prodigious professional life, but his intense relationships with everyone from Liza Minnelli, Fred Astaire, and Neil Simon to Shirley MacLaine, Jessica Lange, and Dustin Hoffman. Through extensive interviews with collaborators and lovers and unprecedented access to Fosse's archives, Wasson also reveals the deep wounds that propelled his subject's excessive appetites--for spotlights, women, and life itself."--container
The Incredible Hulk by Alexander Irvine( Sound Recording )
3 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 161 libraries worldwide
Bruce Banner was once just a shy scientist. But after a devastating lab accident, he became The Incredible Hulk. Join the action as this Super Hero fights against Abomination in his complete origin story
Spy killer by L. Ron Hubbard( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 160 libraries worldwide
Russian beauty Varinka Savischna recruits an outlaw seeking refuge in China for her war against Chinese intelligence services. Unfortunately, the man she recruited, Kurt Reid, is not only captured by the Chinese but forced to assassinate a Japanese spy and enter the world of espionage
Calendar mysteries by Ron Roy( file )
2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 151 libraries worldwide
January Joker; February Friend; March Mischief; April Adventure; May Magic; June Jam
Under the black ensign by L. Ron Hubbard( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 149 libraries worldwide
Pirates maroon ex-first mate of an English ship and fellow pirate, Tim Bristol, on a desert island, but Tom isn't giving up. He schemes a crafty plan to not only get off the island and back on the high seas, but to punish those who deserted him
The dark days of Hamburger Halpin by Josh Berk( Sound Recording )
3 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 148 libraries worldwide
When Will Halpin transfers from his all-deaf school into a mainstream Pennsylvania high school, he faces discrimination and bullying, but still manages to solve a mystery surrounding the death of a popular football player in his class
South Phoenix rules a David Mapstone mystery by Jon Talton( file )
7 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 136 libraries worldwide
A handsome young New York professor comes to Phoenix to research his new book. But when he's brutally murdered, police connect him to one of the world's most deadly drug cartels. This shouldn't be a case for historian-turned-deputy David Mapstone - except the victim has been dating David's sister-in-law Robin and now she's a target, too. David's wife Lindsey is in Washington with an elite anti-cyber terror unit and she makes one demand of him: protect Robin. This won't be an easy job with the city police suspicious of Robin and trying to pressure her. With the sheriff's office in turmoil, David is even more of an outsider. And the gangsters are able to outgun and outspend law enforcement. It doesn't help that David and Lindsey's long-distance marriage is under strain. But the danger is real and growing. To save Robin, David must leave his stack of historic crimes and plunge into the savage today world of smuggling - people, drugs, and guns - in Phoenix
 
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Jim Meskimen acteur américain
Jim Meskimen American stand-up comedian
Jim Meskimen Amerikaans stand-upcomedian
Jim Meskimen attore statunitense
Jim Meskimen comédien américain
Jim Meskimen US-amerikanischer Schauspieler
Meskimen, James Ross 1959-
Джим Мескимен
جیم میسکیمن
ジム・メスキメン
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