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Adamson, Rick

Overview
Works: 186 works in 469 publications in 1 language and 9,090 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Children's audiobooks  Biography  Psychological fiction  Suspense fiction  Domestic fiction  Biographies  Popular works  History 
Roles: Narrator, Performer, Author, nar
Classifications: PZ7.K8352, FIC
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Publications about Rick Adamson
Publications by Rick Adamson
Most widely held works about Rick Adamson
 
Most widely held works by Rick Adamson
The view from Saturday by E. L Konigsburg( Sound Recording )
5 editions published between 1997 and 2004 in English and held by 628 libraries worldwide
Four students, with their own individual stories, develop a special bond and attract the attention of their teacher, a paraplegic, who chooses them to represent their sixth-grade class in the Academic Bowl competition
One good dog : [a novel] by Susan Wilson( Sound Recording )
15 editions published between 2010 and 2016 in English and held by 623 libraries worldwide
Circumstances bring a stray dog and an ex-businessman together
Fast food nation : [the dark side of the all-American meal] by Eric Schlosser( Sound Recording )
10 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in English and held by 419 libraries worldwide
A journalist explores the homogenization of American culture and the impact of the fast food industry on modern-day health, economy, politics, popular culture, entertainment, and food production
The experts' guide to 100 things everyone should know how to do by Samantha Ettus( Sound Recording )
10 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and held by 391 libraries worldwide
A "Cliffs notes for life," this practical guide features 100 original essays by leading experts from around the world who offer their unparalleled insights into how to perform everyday tasks, from remembering names to ironing a shirt. It features both the famous (like Suze Orman) and the lesser known (like the head groundskeeper at Fenway Park). Hear a range of experts: everyone from Donald Trump (negotiating) to Stephen Covey (managing your time) to Debbi Fields (baking great cookies)
In a heartbeat : sharing the power of cheerful giving by Leigh Anne Tuohy( Sound Recording )
6 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 326 libraries worldwide
Leigh Anne and Sean Tuohy, the family who adopted football star Michael Oher as depicted in the Oscar-nominated movie 'The blind side', retell their amazing story in their own words. Including anecdotes from their childhoods, the Tuohy's offer a message of hope, charity, and kindness
The dog who saved me : a novel by Susan Wilson( Sound Recording )
4 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 317 libraries worldwide
Former Boston K-9 unit policeman turned animal control officer in bucolic Harmony Farms is up against rescuing a gun shy and wounded dog gone feral, and proving that his low-life older brother is back in the drug business. Fighting his shattering grief at the death of his K-9 partner killed in the line of duty, and a staggering loss of confidence from physical and psychic wounds of his own, Cooper Harrison is back where he started, where Cooper must learn to forgive and, only then, heal
A friend of the family : [a novel] by Lauren Grodstein( Sound Recording )
10 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 309 libraries worldwide
After his best friend's daughter, Laura, sets her sights on his son, Alec, Pete Dizinoff sees his plans for a perfect son not just unraveling but being destroyed completely and sets out to derail the romance
Two good dogs : a novel by Susan Wilson( Sound Recording )
3 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 269 libraries worldwide
A worried mom takes her daughter to a new town to get a fresh start by opening a bed & breakfast, where the daughter bonds with a rescued pit bull who helps mother, daughter and his owner recover from trust issues to build a family together
If the dinosaurs came back by Bernard Most( Sound Recording )
5 editions published between 1978 and 2015 in English and held by 262 libraries worldwide
"High quality fare for readalong fans." –Booklist
Emma's pet by David McPhail( Sound Recording )
3 editions published between 1988 and 2005 in English and held by 199 libraries worldwide
Emma's search for a soft, cuddly pet has a surprising ending
The way we eat : [why our food choices matter] by Peter Singer( Sound Recording )
13 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and held by 195 libraries worldwide
More people than ever before are paying attention to the food they buy and eat: where it comes from, how it's produced, and whether or not it was raised humanely. Singer and Mason examine the diets of three typical families to explore the impact our food choices have on the future of life on earth. They also identify six empowering ethical principles that conscientious consumers should consider when shopping for groceries or eating out. Speaking to the mainstream, their advice reflects this principle: "You can be ethical without being fanatical."
Why we buy : the science of shopping by Paco Underhill( Sound Recording )
8 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in English and held by 187 libraries worldwide
This report on our ever-evolving consumer culture explains why we do what we do, notice what we notice, ignore what we ignore, and buy what we buy. Amusing and instructive, it will change forever the way you look at stores and at yourself. Based on hard data gleaned from thousands of hours of field research
Epic : stories of survival from the world's highest peaks by David Roberts( Sound Recording )
14 editions published between 1999 and 2011 in English and held by 174 libraries worldwide
Epic, a mountaineering term that evokes a sense of treacherous disaster. The climb that went wrong: fighting blinding snowstorms and horrific avalanches; days spent tentbound running low on food, water and oxygen; surviving broken bones and shattered spirits. With writing from Greg Child, David Roberts, Stephen Venables, Alfred Lansing and others, "Epic" is a collection of the most memorable accounts of legend-making expeditions to the world's most famous peaks, often in the worst possible conditions. Epic is an adventure audiobook at its most compelling!
Franklin D. Roosevelt : a political life by Robert Dallek( Sound Recording )
2 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 164 libraries worldwide
A biography of Roosevelt focusing on his career as an incomparable politician, uniter, and dealmaker. Takes a fresh look at the many compelling questions that have attracted all his biographers such as how did a man who came from so privileged a background become the greatest presidential champion of the country's needy? How did someone who never won recognition for his intellect foster revolutionary changes in the country's economic and social institutions? How did Roosevelt work make such a profound change in the country's foreign relations?
Rough water : stories of survival from the sea by Patrick O'Brian( Sound Recording )
8 editions published between 1999 and 2011 in English and held by 160 libraries worldwide
Hear the stories of men and women battling the elements, and sometimes each other, to stay alive, confronting savage storms, rogue waves, icebergs, sharks, starvation and their own fear and suffering. A unique collection of the finest writing on why men and women go to sea, and what they find there
Happy at last : [the thinking person's guide to finding joy] by Richard O'Connor( Sound Recording )
7 editions published between 2008 and 2014 in English and held by 155 libraries worldwide
Draws on the latest scientific and psychological research to discuss how the brain responds to happy stimuli and can be trained for greater receptivity to happiness, and shares advice on how to develop core skills for managing sadness and experiencing happiness
Kids are Americans too by Bill O'Reilly( Sound Recording )
9 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 153 libraries worldwide
Counsels adolescents and their loved ones on juvenile legal protections, discussing such topics as how to respect and safeguard constitutional rights and surveying modern court cases that are redefining children's lives
Keep the lights burning, Abbie by Peter Roop( Sound Recording )
8 editions published between 1989 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 150 libraries worldwide
A retelling of the true tale of young Abbie Burgess who, in 1856, kept a Maine lighthouse in operation during a brutal winter storm
Anna Banana and me by Lenore Blegvad( Sound Recording )
3 editions published between 1985 and 1988 in English and Undetermined and held by 146 libraries worldwide
Anna Banana's fearlessness inspires a playmate to face his own fears
A man of his own : a novel by Susan Wilson( Sound Recording )
7 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 145 libraries worldwide
Rick Stanton was once a promising professional baseball player with a bright future ahead of him. World War II changed everything. Rick returns home with his body permanently broken and his dreams shattered. But it was not just body and spirit he sacrificed for the war. He and his devoted wife Francesca volunteered their beloved dog Pax for the Army's K9 Corp, not knowing if they'd ever see him again
 
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