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Degas, Rupert

Overview
Works: 133 works in 232 publications in 1 language and 5,069 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Drama  Animated films  Animated television programs  Television programs  History  Military history  Horror tales  Short stories 
Roles: Narrator, Actor, Performer
Classifications: PN1992.77, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Rupert Degas
Publications by Rupert Degas
Most widely held works by Rupert Degas
Bob the Builder ( visu )
4 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and held by 1,168 libraries worldwide
Bob's can-do crew is busy decorating for the holidays and building a concert stage for rock stars Lennie and the Lasers. Bob finds out that his twin brother, Tom, is coming all the way from the Artic Circle to visit Bob for Christmas. Unfortunately, things don't go as planned. Spud is up to his usual pranks, Lennie discovers he can't sing and Bob forgets his Santa costume. To make matters worse, it seems that Tom won't be making it home for Christmas. Much to Bob's surprise, a mysterious Santa makes it a special Christmas to remember
Thomas & friends. the movie ( visu )
3 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 709 libraries worldwide
The Steamies and the Diesels face off in this action-packed movie adventure! When a fire breaks out on the Island of Sodor, two new firefighting engines, Flynn and Belle, join Thomas and Percy to save the day! When Thomas starts spending all his time with Sodor's newest heroes, Percy is left feeling alone. Diesel sees this and invites Percy to the Dieselworks, where Percy is made to feel special by none other than the master of mischief Diesel 10!
Thomas & friends ( visu )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 577 libraries worldwide
Thomas and his friends are charged up and ready to Go, Go! Thomas shows Gordon that being quick is as useful as being strong, while Flynn the fire engine learns to put his pride aside and race to the rescue. Thomas causes some trouble on the tracks trying to be a model engine for a new photographer, while Spencer's on the move, ignoring warnings about electric engine Stafford's battery. Thomas pumps his pistons to Misty Island to help fix Ol' Wheezy. Will the number one blue engine be on track and on time? Ready, Set, Go, Go Thomas!
A collection of 2005 Academy Award nominated short films ( visu )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 464 libraries worldwide
A collection of short films nominated for the 78th Annual Academy Awards, including the winning live action short and the winning animated short
A possible life [a novel in five parts] by Sebastian Faulks( Sound Recording )
5 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 341 libraries worldwide
Throughout five masterpieces of fiction, exquisitely drawn and unforgettable characters risk their bodies, hearts and minds in pursuit of the manna of human connection
The American future by Simon Schama( Sound Recording )
5 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 226 libraries worldwide
Based on Schama's BBC series, the historian examines America's past in order to better understand its current political landscape
The trial by Franz Kafka( Sound Recording )
6 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 152 libraries worldwide
Josef K is thirty years old. He lives in rented accommodation in a large town and works for a bank. One day, although he has done nothing wrong, he is arrested. Two guards appear and start to intimidate him. He is not told the nature of his charge. And so begins anightmare of successive scenes -- an irregular magistrate's office, a bizarre court appearance, his arresting guards being flogged. This is Kafka's vision of state control versus the individual
Dracula's guest and other stories by Bram Stoker( Sound Recording )
4 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and held by 68 libraries worldwide
Best known for his masterpiece of horror, Dracula, Bram Stoker wrote a number of other novels and many short stories, all on supernatural themes or filled with a physical terror reminiscent of Poe
Titus groan by Mervyn Peake( Sound Recording )
6 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 63 libraries worldwide
Titus Groan introduces the inhabitants of the dismal Gormenghast castle as a new heir is born to the ruling family. Newborn Titus is the 77th Earl of Groan. His father, Lord Sepulchrave, is master of the castle but finds no joy while serving out the duties of his post. The mistress of Gormenghast, Countess Gertrude, ignores her newborn son and spends her days locked away in her chamber with her pet birds. But the order of things is about to shift, for an ambitious kitchen servant, Steerpike, has weaseled his way into the family's confidence
The essential Kipling by Rudyard Kipling( Sound Recording )
6 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 60 libraries worldwide
The mind of Kipling is presented through his most important poems and short stories that were greatly influence by his travels in Africa and Asia
Napoleon in a nutshell by Neil Wenborn( Sound Recording )
4 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 57 libraries worldwide
Traces the rise and fall of Napoleon who, as military leader and lawgiver, affected the lives of millions in France and beyond, and whose presence is still felt throughtout the world today
The adventures of Brigadier Gerard by Arthur Conan Doyle( Sound Recording )
5 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 56 libraries worldwide
Preposterously vain and yet endearing, Brigadier Gerard makes for a tremendously fun companion as he relives the adventures of his military career fighting in the Napoleonic campaigns. Crediting himself with unparalleled military prowess and irresistible powers of seduction, Gerard goes as far as to suggest that his absence from the Battle of Waterloo was the reason for Napoleon's defeat!
The exploits of Brigadier Gerard by Arthur Conan Doyle( Sound Recording )
8 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in English and held by 50 libraries worldwide
Brigadier Gerard, an amusing raconteur with an unswerving loyalty to his emperor, gives a colorful account of the life of a soldier of France in the time of Napoleon
Cirque Du Freak by Darren Shan( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 43 libraries worldwide
Darren Shan is just an ordinary schoolboy who enjoys hanging out with his three best friends. Then one day they stumble across as invitation to visit the Cirque du Freak, a mysterious freak show. Only two tickets are available, so they draw straws to see who will go. As if by destiny, Darren wins one, and what follows is his horrifying descent into the dark and bloody world of vampires
Flanagan's run by Tom McNab( Sound Recording )
8 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and held by 43 libraries worldwide
During the Depression the ebullient American entrepreneur Charles Flanagan assembles 2,000 runners from all corners of the earth, to run from Los Angeles to New York for prize-money of $150,000. Flanagan's Trans-America runners face 3,000 miles, across the Mojave desert and the frozen Rockies, running a daily average of 50 miles for three months. The American sports establishment, however, is desperate to crush what it sees as a professional challenge to the 1932 Los Angeles Olympics. Every day is therefore a struggle for survival, for Flanagan himself as well as the runners
Walking with wounded by Mark McCrum( Sound Recording )
5 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 42 libraries worldwide
'Walking with the Wounded' tells the story of an awe-inspiring expedition to the North Pole by a group of four soldiers, each a veteran of recent conflicts who'd suffered devastating injuries in the line of duty
Bob the Builder ( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 37 libraries worldwide
Bob the Builder and the team have so much work to do! It's a good thing Scrambler, Benny, Sumsy and Packer are there to hammer out a solution! They dig right in and demonstrate that while they are new to the crew they know that the fun is getting it done!
Bob the Builder ( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 35 libraries worldwide
Bob the Builder is hard at work finishing his workshop, building a new school and a visitor center
Let the games begin by Niccolò Ammaniti( Sound Recording )
4 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 35 libraries worldwide
It's the night of the most decadent party of the century. A rags-to-riches real estate magnate has planned an over-the-top weekend safari for the who's-who of celebrities at his sprawling residence in Villa Ada - once a public park, now the largest private home in Rome. Starlets, politicians, soccer stars, and intellectuals all turn up to rub elbows. Among them is a neurotically charming author struggling to write his next literary tome and pining for renewed recognition. He crosses paths with The Wilde Beasts of Abaddon, a satanic sect planning to ruin the evening's festivities in order to go down in history as a world-famous cult. What was intended as the most spectacular fête of the year quickly descends into apocalyptic chaos
Present darkness by Malla Nunn( Sound Recording )
4 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 32 libraries worldwide
Detective Emmanuel Cooper cancels his holiday plans to learn the truth about his best friend's wrongful murder charge by a high-profile white teen, a case that pits him against violent gangs and corrupt government officials
 
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Degas Ruper 1970-....
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