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Hahn, Daniel

Works: 89 works in 242 publications in 1 language and 9,532 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Encyclopedias  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Bio-bibliography‡vDictionaries  History  Book reviews  Guidebooks  Reviews  Diaries  Juvenile works 
Roles: Translator, Author, Editor, Compiler, Opponent, Performer, Actor
Classifications: PR19, 863.7
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Publications about Daniel Hahn
Publications by Daniel Hahn
Most widely held works by Daniel Hahn
The time in between : a novel by María Dueñas( Book )
8 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 1,509 libraries worldwide
"The Time In Between follows the story of a seamstress who becomes the most sought-after couturiere during the Spanish Civil War and World War II"--Provided by publisher
The ultimate teen book guide by Daniel Hahn( Book )
15 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in English and held by 1,006 libraries worldwide
Includes recommendations from teen reviewers and authors in fantasy, horror, chick lit, graphic novels, sci-fi, crime, true classics, and cult fiction. Includes a special genre feature written by E. Lockhart on Love and Relationships, and Patrick Jones on Short and Gripping Books--plus Top Ten Lists by genre, top award-winners, and up-to-the-minute bestsellers
The Polish boxer by Eduardo Halfon( Book )
4 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 767 libraries worldwide
"Covers a vast landscape of human experience while enfolding a search for origins: a grandson tries to make sense of his Polish grandfather's past and the story behind his numbered tattoo; a Serbian classical pianist longs for his forbidden heritage; a Mayan poet is torn between his studies and filial obligations; a striking young Israeli woman seeks answers in Central America; a university professor yearns for knowledge that he can't find in books and discovers something unexpected at a Mark Twain conference. Drawn to what lies beyond the range of reason, they all reach for the beautiful and fleeting, whether through humor, music, poetry, or unspoken words. Across his encounters with each of them, the narrator--a Guatemalan literature professor and writer named Eduardo Halfon--pursues his most enigmatic subject: himself."--Back cover
The traitor's emblem : a novel by Juan Gómez-Jurado( Book )
9 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and held by 717 libraries worldwide
Many years after a sea captain rescues a group of German castaways from a storm and receives a gold-and-diamond emblem from a grateful survivor, the captain's son learns of the object's link to a World War II tale about a man's effort to solve his soldier father's murder
The Oxford guide to literary Britain & Ireland ( Book )
20 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 700 libraries worldwide
A gazetteer listing nearly 2,000 villages, towns, cities, and landscapes in Britain and Ireland detailing their connections with the lives of famous writers. Allows readers to explore places that influenced their favorite British writers, from Jane Austen to Philip Pullman. The entries interweave information with anecdote and quotation, to build a vivid picture of the day-to-day lives of the writers. Intended as a resource and companion for any literary pilgrimage in Britain or Ireland, and for the armchair literary traveller. New to this edition are special feature entries on writers particularly associated with places, including the Brontes, Walter Scott, and James Joyce, contributed by prominent authors including Margaret Drabble and John Sutherland. The Guide also provides an index of author names, with mini biographies, enabling the reader to track down all the places associated with their favourite writers
The concise Oxford companion to English literature by Margaret Drabble( Book )
20 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in English and held by 624 libraries worldwide
"This is an indispensable, compact guide to all aspects of English literature. Covering the lives and works of authors, poets, and playwrights, as well as literary movements, critics, and plot summaries, it offers all you need to know about the world of literature, from characters to critical theory and from Chaucer to Coetzee."--BOOK JACKET
The notebook by José Saramago( Book )
8 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 479 libraries worldwide
A Portuguese novelist records his thoughts on current events, including the 2008 US presidential election, the financial crisis, and Israel's bombardment of Gaza
Good fiction guide by Jane Rogers( file )
4 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 378 libraries worldwide
Let this guide help you choose a book that you really want to read from over 4,200 titles. Featuring both subject essays and over 1,100 alphabetically arranged entries on writers ranging from Maeve Binchy to Emile Zola, this is an invaluable guide for anyone trying to find their way around the mass of fiction in bookshops. 34 well-recognised authors and critics introduce literary genres. John Sutherland on Classics, Val McDermid on Thrillers, and Michele Roberts on France are just a few of the experts who recommend their personal top twelve favourite reads within their subject areas. Covering a wide range of fiction; classical and contemporary, literary and popular, British and foreign; each entry also suggests other authors who deal with similar subject matters or write in the same genre. The entries aim to provide a flavour of each writer's work and give recommendations of which of their books to read. A snapshot of English literature at the beginning of the twenty-first century
The book of chameleons by José Eduardo Agualusa( Book )
6 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 270 libraries worldwide
This unusual novel about the landscape of memory and its inconsistencies follows Felix Ventura as he trades in a curious commodity--selling people different pasts
Pelé : the autobiography by Pelé( Book )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 232 libraries worldwide
Even people who don't know football know PelE. The best of a generation of Brazilian players universally acknowledged as the most accomplished and attractive group of footballers ever to play the game, he won the World Cup three times and is Brazil's all-time record goalscorer. But how did this man -- a sportsman, a mere footballer, like many others -- become a global icon' Was it just by being the best at what he did, or do people respond to some other quality' The world's greatest footballer now gives us the full story of his incredible life and career. Told with his characteristic grace and modesty, but covering all aspects of his playing days and his subsequent careers as politician, international sporting ambassador and cultural icon, PELE: THE AUTOBIOGRAPHY is an essential volume for all sports fans, and anyone who admires true rarity of spirit
The ultimate book guide : over 600 top books for 8-12s by Daniel Hahn( Book )
5 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 225 libraries worldwide
Victus : the fall of Barcelona by Albert Sánchez( Book )
2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 212 libraries worldwide
"A sweeping tale of heroism, treason, war, love, pride, and regret that culminates in the tragic fall of a legendary city, illustrated with battle diagrams, portraits of political figures, and priceless maps of the old city of Barcelona."--Publisher's website
Happiness is a watermelon on your head by Stella Dreis( Book )
2 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 212 libraries worldwide
Miss Whimper, Miss Grouch, and Miss Stern try to figure out what makes Miss Jolly so happy, so they can be happy too
The Tower menagerie : the amazing 600-year history of the royal collection of wild and ferocious beasts kept at the Tower of London by Daniel Hahn( Book )
4 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 210 libraries worldwide
Monastery by Eduardo Halfon( Book )
2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 189 libraries worldwide
"In Monastery, the nomadic narrator of Eduardo Halfon's critically-acclaimed The Polish Boxer returns to travel from Guatemalan cities, villages, coffee plantations, and border towns to a private jazz concert in New York's Harlem, a former German U-Boat base on the French Breton coast, and Israel, where he escapes from his sister's Orthodox Jewish wedding into an erotic adventure with the enigmatic Tamara. His passing encounters are unforgettable; his relationships, problematic. At once a world citizen and a writer who mistrusts the power of language, he is pursued by history's ghosts and unanswerable questions. He is a cartographer of identity on a compelling journey to an uncertain destination. As he draws and redraws his boundaries, he confronts us with the limitations of our own. Eduardo Halfon was named one of the best young Latin American writers by the Hay Festival of Bogota and is the recipient of a Guggenheim Fellowship and the prestigious Jose; Maria de Pereda Prize for the Short Novel. The Polish Boxer, his first book to appear in English, was a New York Times Editor's Choice selection and finalist for the International Latino Book Award. Halfon currently lives in Nebraska and frequently travels to Guatemala. "--
The tower menagerie : being the amazing true story of the Royal collection of wild and ferocious beasts by Daniel Hahn( Book )
10 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 181 libraries worldwide
The ultimate first book guide ( Book )
3 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 177 libraries worldwide
The only reference you'll ever need - covering everything you might need to help 0-7s with their all-important first steps into the world of books. The title covers board books and novelty books, through to classic and contemporary picture books, chapter books and more challenging reads. Packed with themed lists, and cross references to other titles, this guide is a treasure trove of ideas for young readers
The ultimate book guide : over 600 great books for 8-12s ( Book )
4 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 158 libraries worldwide
Book recommendations and descriptions by well-known authors as well as top ten lists
Nowhere people by Paulo Scott( file )
4 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 122 libraries worldwide
"Written from the gut, it is a raw and passionate classic in the making, about our need for a home"--Back cover
Learning to pray in the age of technique : Lenz Buchmann's position in the world by Gonçalo M Tavares( Book )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 96 libraries worldwide
"In a city not quite of any particular era, a distant and calculating man named Lenz Buchmann works as a surgeon, treating his patients as little more than equations to be solved: life and death no more than results to be worked through without the least compassion. Soon, however, Buchmann's ambition is no longer content with medicine, and he finds himself rising through the ranks of his country's ruling party . . . until a diagnosis transforms this likely future president from a leading player into just another victim."--P. [4] of cover
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Hahn, Daniel, 1974-
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