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Karpf, Eve

Works: 48 works in 219 publications in 1 language and 1,967 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Children's audiobooks  Biography  Railroad stories  Domestic fiction  Animated films  Children's films  History  Audio adaptations 
Roles: Narrator, Performer
Classifications: PR6101.L43, FIC
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Publications about Eve Karpf
Publications by Eve Karpf
Most widely held works by Eve Karpf
The railway children by E Nesbit( Sound Recording )
10 editions published between 1996 and 2010 in English and held by 169 libraries worldwide
"Full-cast, dramatised version of E. Nesbit's children's classic."--Container
The shoe queen by Anna Davis( file )
7 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in English and held by 155 libraries worldwide
English society beauty Genevieve Shelby King parties to the utmost with the Anglo-American artists and writers of Montparnasse. She has a rich husband, a glamorous apartment and an enormous shoe collection. But there is something hollow at the centre of Genevieve's charmed life. When she spots a pair of unique and exquisite shoes on the feet of an arch rival one night, her whole collection--indeed everything she has--seems suddenly worthless. The exclusive designer Paolo Zachari, renowned for his fabulous shoes and eccentric behaviour, hand-picks his clients according to whim. And he has determined to say no to Genevieve. As her desire for the pair of unobtainable shoes develops into an obsession with their creator, Genevieve's elaborately designed life comes under threat, and she is forced to confront the emptiness at its heart
The Lottie project by Jacqueline Wilson( Sound Recording )
12 editions published between 1997 and 2015 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 146 libraries worldwide
"Charlie thinks the Victorians are deadly dull and drippy-- until she starts her project and discovers Lottie. Lottie is a nursery maid, living far from her family and working all day long. Lottie's life is really hard, but Charlie has problems too"--Container
Disobedience by Naomi Alderman( file )
7 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 134 libraries worldwide
When Ronit Krushka learns of the death of her estranged father, the pre-eminent rabbi of the London Orthodox Jewish community in which she was raised, she leaves behind her Friday-night takeout, her troublesome romance, and her boisterous circle of friends to return home
The queen's nose by Dick King-Smith( Sound Recording )
11 editions published between 1983 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 108 libraries worldwide
Ten-year-old Harmony, who loves animals but isn't allowed to keep a pet, is given a magic coin with seven wishes
Double act by Jacqueline Wilson( Sound Recording )
8 editions published between 1995 and 2015 in English and held by 89 libraries worldwide
Identical twins Ruby and Garnet are inseparable. They do everything, and go everywhere, together, even though they are very different: Ruby is much more outgoing and loves sports, while Garnet is quiet and enjoys reading. They love being twins, and since the death of their mother they have lived with Dad and Gran and been closer than ever, safe in their own ten-year-old-world
Two lives by Vikram Seth( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 81 libraries worldwide
Shanti Behari Seth, brought up in India, was sent by his family in the 1930s to Berlin--though he could not speak a word of German--to study medicine and dentistry. Helga Gerda Caro, known to everyone as "Henny" was also born in 1908, in Berlin, to a Jewish family--cultured, patriotic, and intensely German. When the family decided to take Shanti as a lodger, Henny's first reaction was, "Don't take the black man!" But a friendship flowered, and when Henny fled Germany just one month before war broke out, she was met at Victoria Station by the only person in the country she knew: Shanti. Vikram Seth has woven together their story, which recounts the arrival into this childless couple's lives of their great-nephew from India--the teenage Vikram. The result is a tapestry of India, the Third Reich and the Second World War, Auschwitz and the Holocaust, Israel and Palestine, postwar Germany and 1970s Britain
Not a star by Nick Hornby( file )
2 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and held by 80 libraries worldwide
"It's bad enough for a mother to discover that her son is a porn star--and even worse that the nosy neighbors knew first. When Lynn sees her son Mark in an adult film, she is forced to ask many difficult questions. How well does she really know Mark? How will she tell his father? And where did he get his obvious talent? There are some things a mother should never know ..."--Publishers website
The Afterdark Princess by Annie Dalton( Sound Recording )
3 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 66 libraries worldwide
When Alice shows Joe the Kingsdom of Afterdark and explains that someone's life is at stake, Joe is whirled into an adventure to save the last Princess of Afterdark
An apple from Eden by Emma Blair( Sound Recording )
9 editions published between 1999 and 2015 in English and held by 60 libraries worldwide
Divided by class, wealth and religion, two Scottish families could not live more different lives. However, as the Great War fades from memory and discontent seeps in, both the Seatons and the Flynns grow restless and allow temptation to gain hold
A creepy company by Joan Aiken( Sound Recording )
7 editions published between 1996 and 2014 in English and held by 48 libraries worldwide
A collection of scary stories about ghosts, toads, and weird happenings
The revolting bridesmaid the revolting wedding by Mary Hooper( Sound Recording )
4 editions published between 1997 and 2010 in English and held by 47 libraries worldwide
The Revolting Bridesmaid When Katie's sister Gillian announces that she is marrying the appalling Christopher, Katie is horrified. When she realises she will have to be a bridesmaid, she feels sick! She is to have a boring teacher for a brother-in-law, and she'll have to wear a frilly blue dress ... The Revolting Wedding Katie's promise to be on her best behaviour goes horribly wrong as she tumbles headlong into the wedding cake before the celebrations have even begun
The adventures of Paddington Bear ( visu )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 46 libraries worldwide
Paddington breaks the peace: Paddington plus Mr. Curry's runaway lawn mower add up to disaster for the neighborhood lawns and gardens. Paddington takes off: While visiting NASA with Mr. Gruber, Paddington is mistake for a replacement astronaut and very nearly becomes the first bear in space. Paddington and the stately home: Paddington turns a dull tour of an historic mansion into comic mayhem
The water meadows by Emma Blair( Sound Recording )
6 editions published between 1993 and 2015 in English and held by 46 libraries worldwide
May 1926: Glasgow is crippled by the General Strike and things look bleak for John Forysth. Made redundant from his factory job, he and his family only hold together through the determination of his ambitious wife, Madge...even though this means a dramatic move to Devon. Beginning a new life, John finds working conditions in the copper mines almost intolerable and turns increasingly to the church...and his secret supply of scrumpy; Madge ultimately attains love and happiness where she least expects it; and their children learn some hard lessons in growing up
The clock tower ghost by Gene Kemp( Sound Recording )
6 editions published between 1986 and 2011 in English and held by 45 libraries worldwide
Awful Amanda, a mean, spiteful, greedy bully, find herself living in a clock tower that is haunted by the ghost of a proud, rich man with a strangely familiar face
Oxford treasury of fairy stories by Geraldine McCaughrean( Sound Recording )
4 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 45 libraries worldwide
Retellings of traditional fairy tales, including Sleeping beauty, Rumpelstiltskin, Snow White, Cinderella, Rapunzel, Hansel and Gretel, The little mermaid, The princess and the pea, Three gifts of the North Wind, Cap-Of -Rushes and The tinderbox
Humbug by Nina Bawden( Sound Recording )
4 editions published between 1992 and 2009 in English and held by 44 libraries worldwide
When eight-year-old Cora is sent to stay next door with the seemingly pleasant woman called Aunt Sunday, she is tormented by Aunt Sunday's mean-spirited, deceitful daughter, but finds an ally in Aunt Sunday's elderly mother
Flossie Teacake again! by Hunter Davies( Sound Recording )
5 editions published between 1989 and 2011 in English and held by 42 libraries worldwide
A continuation of the adventures of ten-year-old Flossie Teacake, who mysteriously turns into sophisticated 18-year-old Floz whenever she tries on her sister's fur coat. With all her dreams coming true she is determined to have a fantastic time
This side of heaven by Emma Blair( Sound Recording )
7 editions published between 1990 and 2015 in English and held by 41 libraries worldwide
Sheila Beattie had her life planned out. She would marry her childhood sweetheart and raise a family in the small fishing village where they had both been born. But she discovered there is nothing certain in this world but change
Tilly Beany and the best friend machine by Annie Dalton( Sound Recording )
6 editions published between 1994 and 2009 in English and held by 39 libraries worldwide
Until Miss Minchin makes them do the Best friend project Tilly Beany never thought about needing one special best friend of her own. But Bernice, the new girl, likes Stephanie best. And suddenly Tilly sees that everyone in the world goes round in twos, like the animals in her ark. Only Tilly is alone. Will she ever find that very special friend who will like her best of all?
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