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Lee, John

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Works: 839 works in 1,476 publications in 1 language and 28,801 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Psychological fiction  Biography  History  Drama  Short films  Animated films  Juvenile works  Motion pictures  Children's films 
Roles: Narrator, Designer, Author, Translator, Performer, Editor, Correspondent, Thesis advisor, Musician, Honoree, Photographer, Printer, Instrumentalist, Producer, Moderator, Creator, Costume designer, Other, Commentator, Conductor
Classifications: PR6062.E33, 813.54
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This body of death an inspector Lynley novel by Elizabeth George( Sound Recording )
15 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 1,256 libraries worldwide
On compassionate leave after the murder of his wife, Thomas Lynley is called back to Scotland Yard when the body of a woman is found stabbed and abandoned in an isolated London cemetery. While Lynley works on the case in London, his former colleagues Barbara Havers and Winston Nkata follow the murder trail south to the New Forest--and to an outcome that is both tragic and shocking
The heir by Barbara Taylor Bradford( Sound Recording )
9 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 951 libraries worldwide
Edward Deravenel has been in charge of his family's trading company for most of his adult life. At age 33, Edward has made his company in one of the most successful companies in the world. He plans on leaving his vast wealth for his beloved son. However, his scheming brother and his dishonest wife plan on duping Edward, and take his money
Pixar short films collection ( visu )
2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 891 libraries worldwide
Disney and Pixar present an incredible new collection of 12 short films, featuring multiple Academy Award nominees (best short film, animated: Presto, 2008; Day & Night, 2010; La Luna, 2011) and a host of family favorites. Join the celebration of imagination with this must-own collection, packed with unforgettable animation, fantastic stories, and captivating characters
The English assassin by Daniel Silva( Sound Recording )
11 editions published between 2001 and 2007 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 694 libraries worldwide
Israeli art restorer and occasional secret agent Gabriel Allon has a problem. A prominent Swiss banker has called him to Switzerland to restore his Raphael. The problem is that Allon finds the banker dead in front of his Raphael, and he's the prime suspect. After some diplomatic intervention, Allon is freed. However, the banker's daughter, wracked by guilt, tells him that her father's cache of French Impressionist paintings, acquired under dubious circumstances during the Second World War, has been stolen by the murderers. Once Allon knows about the banker's wartime misdeeds, he attracts the attention of a secret Swiss organization dedicated to suppressing knowledge of all such crimes, and he is pursued by a shadowy killer known only as "the Englishman."
A feast for crows by George R. R Martin( file )
8 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 671 libraries worldwide
Few books have captivated the imagination and won the devotion and praise of readers and critics everywhere as has George R.R. Martin's monumental epic cycle of high fantasy. Now, in "A Feast for Crows", Martin delivers the long-awaited fourth book of his landmark series, as a kingdom torn asunder finds itself at last on the brink of peace ... only to be launched on an even more terrifying course of destruction. It seems too good to be true. After centuries of bitter strife and fatal treachery, the seven powers dividing the land have decimated one another into an uneasy truce. Or so it appears ... With the death of the monstrous King Joffrey, Cersei is ruling as regent in King's Landing. Robb Stark's demise has broken the back of the Northern rebels, and his siblings are scattered throughout the kingdom like seeds on barren soil
Careless in red by Elizabeth George( Sound Recording )
7 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 661 libraries worldwide
After the senseless murder of his wife, Detective Superintendent Thomas Lynley retreated to Cornwall, where he has spent six solitary weeks hiking. On the forty-third day of his walk, at the base of a cliff, Lynley discovers the body of a young man. The head of the vastly understaffed local police department needs Lynley's help, though, especially when it comes to the mysterious, secretive woman whose cottage lies not far from where the body was discovered
Shades of grey [a novel] by Jasper Fforde( Sound Recording )
8 editions published between 1009 and 2009 in English and held by 647 libraries worldwide
Jasper Fforde unfolds the tale of Eddie Russett, a boy living in a world without color. As he works for the Color Control Agency, the very entity that oppresses society's ability to see colors, Eddie falls in love with Jane, a girl from the unlit side of the village. However, when the two start to discuss rebelling against their oppressors, they undertake an adventure of a lifetime
The confessor by Daniel Silva( Sound Recording )
9 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in English and held by 622 libraries worldwide
A Latin-speaking thief of research sets Israeli agent Gabriel Allon on the trail of buried secrets
The old wine shades by Martha Grimes( Sound Recording )
9 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and held by 568 libraries worldwide
Richard Jury considers the authenticity of a fantastical tale, told by a stranger and fellow patron at the Old Wine Shades pub in London, about a string theory scientist's wife, son, and dog, who disappeared without a trace nine months earlier
A lion called Christian by Anthony Bourke( Sound Recording )
9 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 552 libraries worldwide
A lion cub lives happily in London with his owners but is ultimately sent to Kenya to be rehabilitated by George Adamson for life in the wild
The black cat a Richard Jury mystery by Martha Grimes( Sound Recording )
4 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 548 libraries worldwide
Jury investigates the death of a young escort who has been murdered behind a local pub. The only witness is the establishment's black cat, who gives neither crook nor clue as to the girl's identity or her killer's
White Fang [The call of the wild, and other stories] by Jack London( Sound Recording )
15 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 540 libraries worldwide
The adventures of an unusual dog, part St. Bernard, part Scotch shepherd, that is forcibly taken to the Klondike gold fields where he eventually becomes the leader of a wolf pack. White Fang is the story of a wolf-dog who is befriended by a kind man who becomes his master
A good year by Peter Mayle( Sound Recording )
9 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and held by 537 libraries worldwide
Peter Mayle once again returns to the beautiful but complicated world of Provence, to find that the highly competitive boutique wine trade has hidden depths that cannot be hidden by the sunny grape arbors above the ground. Mayle's usual fish-out-of-water British protagonist comes to inspect a Provencal vineyard left to him by his newly-dead uncle. While handling the details of the estate, he is distracted by two gorgeous women, but not distracted enough to overlook that his caretaker desperately wants the vineyard's land. When a beautiful young Californian arrives on the scene, with both a credible claim to the vineyard and a fount of viticultural knowledge, the plot begins to twist and curve into elegant complication and release
When we were orphans [a novel] by Kazuo Ishiguro( Sound Recording )
9 editions published between 2000 and 2005 in English and held by 484 libraries worldwide
"Christopher Banks, an English boy born in early-20th-century Shanghai, is orphaned at age nine when both his mother and father disappear under suspicious circumstances. He grows up to become a renowned detective, and more than 20 years later, returns to Shanghai to solve the mystery of the disappearances."--Box
The long walk the true story of a trek to freedom by Slavomir Rawicz( Sound Recording )
12 editions published between 1990 and 2007 in English and held by 481 libraries worldwide
Twenty-six-year-old cavalry officer Slavomir Rawicz was captured by the Red Army in 1939 during the German-Soviet partition of Poland and sent to the Siberian Gulag. In the spring of 1941, he escaped with six of his fellow prisoners, including one American. Thus began their astonishing trek to freedom. With no map or compass but only an ax head, a homemade knife, and a week's supply of food, the compatriots spent a year making their way on foot to British India, through four thousand miles of the most forbidding terrain on earth. They braved the Himalayas, the desolate Siberian tundra, icy rivers, and the great Gobi Desert, always a hair's breadth from death. Finally arriving, Rawicz reenlisted in the Polish army to fight the Germans
The winds of change [a Richard Jury mystery] by Martha Grimes( Sound Recording )
6 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 449 libraries worldwide
The murder of an unidentified five-year-old girl in a shabby London street leads Superintendent Richard Jury to suspect well-known financier Viktor Baumann, owner of an iniquitous house on the same street that serves as the hub of a pedophilia ring. When a second unidentified murder victim--this time a woman is found in the gardens of Declan Scott's estate, Commander of the Devon and Cornwall Police, Brian Macalvie, thinks there is a connection. Three years prior, Declan's four-year-old stepdaughter, Flora, was abducted. Jury and Macalvie rake over the present and the past in a pub near Launceston called the Winds of Change. All signs point to the guilt of Viktor Baumann, Flora's biological father. But, when no one in this case is exactly who he seems, how can Jury be sure?
Double cross the true story of the D-Day spies by Ben Macintyre( Sound Recording )
2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 412 libraries worldwide
The story of the spies that helped with the D-Day invasion of Normandy
Musicophilia [tales of music and the brain] by Oliver Sacks( Sound Recording )
4 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 406 libraries worldwide
Unabridged
Absolute friends by John Le Carré( Sound Recording )
4 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 403 libraries worldwide
Brit Teddy Mundy and German Sasha are unlikely friends who become double agents in the 1980's. By the time the Berlin Wall crumbles, they've been pensioned off and forgotten, but they reunite in 2003 to fight America's Operation Iraqi Freedom. But how far will their opponents go to justify their war on terrorism?
A risk worth taking by Robin Pilcher( Sound Recording )
8 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 399 libraries worldwide
Dan Porter is a man caught in the throes of change, who must decide for himself what is truly important in life. Laid off from his dot-com job, disconnected both from his successful and possibly philandering wife of twenty years and from his three incomprehensible teenage children, he is forced to re-estimate himself and his own worth. Even in the worst of times, though, there is the hope of starting over, and Dan finds that possibility in the pages of a magazine article
 
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