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Cottrell Boyce, Frank

Overview
Works: 127 works in 510 publications in 17 languages and 23,879 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Drama  History  Humorous stories  Adventure stories  Detective and mystery stories  Film adaptations  Film and video adaptations  Biography 
Roles: Author, Author of screenplay, Scenarist, Contributor, Creator
Classifications: PZ7.C82963, [FIC]
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Publications about Frank Cottrell Boyce
Publications by Frank Cottrell Boyce
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Most widely held works by Frank Cottrell Boyce
Cosmic by Frank Cottrell Boyce( Book )
28 editions published between 2008 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 4,269 libraries worldwide
Super-sized, eleven-year-old Liam makes a giant leap for boy-kind by competing with a group of adults for the chance to go into space
Framed by Frank Cottrell Boyce( Book )
31 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in 7 languages and held by 3,761 libraries worldwide
Dylan and his sisters have some ideas about how to make Snowdonia Oasis Auto Marvel into a more profitable business, but it is not until some strange men arrive in their small town of Manod, Wales with valuable paintings, and their father disappears, that they consider turning to crime
Millions by Frank Cottrell Boyce( Book )
54 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in 14 languages and held by 2,407 libraries worldwide
After their mother dies, two brothers find a huge amount of money which they must spend quickly before England switches to the new European currency, but they disagree on what to do with it
Chitty Chitty Bang Bang flies again by Frank Cottrell Boyce( Book )
16 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 2,160 libraries worldwide
Down on their luck, the Tooting family buys an old camper van and begins repairing it, but after installing an engine that once belonged to an extraordinary car, they are off to find other original parts, pursued by a sinister man who wants Chitty for himself
The unforgotten coat by Frank Cottrell Boyce( Book )
16 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in English and held by 1,282 libraries worldwide
When two Mongolian brothers inexplicably appear one morning in her sixth grade class, Julie, who lives in a town near Liverpool, England, named Bootle, becomes their new friend and "Good Guide, " navigating them through soccer, school uniforms, and British slang--Résumé de l'éditeur
The railway man ( visu )
5 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 1,121 libraries worldwide
Based on an autobiography, this film tells the true story of Eric Lomax, a British Army officer who is captured by the Japanese during WWII and sent to a POW camp, where he is tortured and forced to work on the Thai-Burma Railway. Years later, and still suffering the psychological trauma of his wartime experiences, Lomax is persuaded by his wife Patti to find and confront one of his captors. Accompanied by his best friend, Lomax returns to the scene of his torture and manages to track down his captor, Japanese officer Takashi Nagase, from the prison camp, in an attempt to let go of a lifetime of bitterness and hate
Millions by Danny Boyle( visu )
14 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,046 libraries worldwide
The United Kingdom decides to convert to the Euro in seven days. For the Irish criminal world, it's the biggest opportunity as there ever was. When a railway heist goes wrong and an enormous bag of money falls from the sky into the hands of Damian and Anthony, there's only one thing the two can do, spend it like there's no tomorrow. But Damian and Anthony have differing views on what to do with the money. What they both discover is that money can cause lots of problems
Chitty Chitty Bang Bang and the race against time by Frank Cottrell Boyce( Book )
10 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and German and held by 796 libraries worldwide
Chitty rescues the Tooting family from a hungry T. rex and takes the family on a tour of early New York among other places
God on trial ( visu )
9 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in English and held by 679 libraries worldwide
Following the harrowing ritual of selection for death or hard labor, a group of new inmates unsure of their appointed fates begins asking how God could allow for so much suffering. Impulsively, the men decide to put God on trial for abandoning His chosen people. Amid the outside sounds of prisoners being marched to the gas chamber, the trial unfolds. They group address the question: How can there be evil in a universe ruled by an all-powerful, benevolent God?
Cosmic by Frank Cottrell Boyce( Sound Recording )
12 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 676 libraries worldwide
12-year old Liam looks like he's thirty. Sometimes it's not bad; for example on the first day of school the principal mistakes Liam for a teacher or when he convinces a car dealer to let him test drive a Porsche. So feeling like he's stuck between two worlds, Liam cons his way into being the adult chaperone on the first space ship to take civilians into space. But when the ship is stuck 230,000 miles from home, being mistaken for an adult is not good
Chitty Chitty Bang Bang over the moon by Frank Cottrell Boyce( Book )
6 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 514 libraries worldwide
The Tootings are struggling to find and collaborate with Chitty's builders, the Potts family, when a fiendish criminal kidnaps Little Harry and steals the magical car
Millions by Frank Cottrell Boyce( Sound Recording )
16 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in English and held by 496 libraries worldwide
After their mother dies, two brothers find a huge amount of money which they must spend quickly before England switches to the new European currency, but they disagree on what to do with it
Hilary and Jackie by Emily Watson( visu )
15 editions published between 1998 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 488 libraries worldwide
The incredible true story of two sisters joined by music and torn apart by love for the same man
24 hour party people by Michael Winterbottom( visu )
25 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in English and Spanish and held by 428 libraries worldwide
Follow the rise, fall and rise again of promoter Tony Wilson and the wild rave culture he brought to England and the rest of the world. Pulsates with the rhythmic energy from the post punk movement through the evolution of rave music
The claim ( visu )
8 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 426 libraries worldwide
A tale of regret and greed in the Gold Rush-era American West. in 1867, Daniel Dillon, the wealthy 49er who runs Kingdom Come, a Sierra Nevada boomtown, is trying to bring the railroad through town when the past comes back to haunt him. Twenty years ago, he sold his wife and daughter to another goldminer for the claim to the gold mine that brought him his fortune
Code 46 by Michael Winterbottom( visu )
7 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and German and held by 422 libraries worldwide
In a totalitarian future, the privileged classes live inside cities while the rest of the population is forced to stay in a vast desert. Unable to visit urban areas without a special visa, the societal outcasts begin forging the documents. When a government agent falls in love with a counterfeiter, he is forced to choose between his duty and the forbidden affair
Welcome to Sarajevo by Michael Winterbottom( visu )
31 editions published between 1997 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 341 libraries worldwide
Realistic, unsentimental look at reporters covering the Bosnian war in Sarajevo. One British TV reporter becomes especially outraged by the plight of orphaned children and finds his casual promise to a young girl--that he will lead her to safety--being put to the test
Framed by Frank Cottrell Boyce( Sound Recording )
10 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 319 libraries worldwide
Dylan and his sisters have some ideas about how to make Snowdonia Oasis Auto Marvel into a more profitable business, but it is not until some strange men arrive in their small town of Manod, Wales with valuable paintings, and their father disappears, that they consider turning to crime
Doctor Who ( visu )
1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 289 libraries worldwide
The newly regenerated Doctor and his companion, Clara, travel across time and space
Desirable by Frank Cottrell Boyce( Book )
9 editions published between 2008 and 2014 in English and held by 271 libraries worldwide
Eighth grader George is a loser. Even his grandad doesn't want to hang around with him. Then he starts using the weird old aftershave that he got for his birthday. Suddenly all the girls are in love with him. George wanted to be popular, and yet now he's looking for somewhere to hide!
 
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controlled identity Hardy, Martin, 1961-

Boiss, Frenks Kotrels
Boyce, Frank C. 1959-
Boyce, Frank Cotrell 1959-
Boyce, Frank Cottrell
Boyce, Frank Cottrell 1959-
Boyce, Frank Cottrell 1961-
Cotrell-Boyce, Frank 1959-
Cottrell Boyce, Frank
Cottrell-Boyce, Frank 1959-
Cottrell-Boyce, Frank 1961-
hardy Martin 1961-....
Kotrel Bojs, Frenk
Kotrels Boiss, Frenks
コットレル・ボイス, フランク
Languages
English (254)
German (19)
French (15)
Spanish (10)
Dutch (6)
Danish (3)
Finnish (2)
Korean (2)
Welsh (1)
Japanese (1)
Portuguese (1)
Serbian (1)
Catalan (1)
Arabic (1)
Polish (1)
Russian (1)
Czech (1)
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