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Nakoneshny, Nicole

Overview
Works: 11 works in 15 publications in 1 language and 15 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Biography  History  Young adult works  Fantasy fiction  Children's audiobooks  Steampunk fiction  Radio plays  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Narrator
Classifications: PZ7.P968, FIC
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Publications about Nicole Nakoneshny
Publications by Nicole Nakoneshny
Most widely held works by Nicole Nakoneshny
The sisters of Sinai : how two lady adventurers discovered the hidden Gospels by Janet Martin Soskice( Sound Recording )
2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
Recounts discoveries of twin sisters Agnes Lewis (1843-1926) and Margaret Gibson (d. 1920), British widows who in the 1890s traveled to the Sinai Peninsula in search of lost biblical manuscripts. Describes their journey by camel to the libraries of St. Catherine's Monastery, where they eventually unearthed early gospel texts. 2009
The dirt on clean : an unsanitized history by Katherine Ashenburg( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
The apparently routine task of taking up soap and water (or not) is the starting point for an exploration of Western culture, which yields insights into our notions of privacy, health, individuality, religion and sexuality. Charts the history of human hygiene, describing those who either didn't wash at all (medieval Europeans) or who did with almost ritualistic fervour (ancient Romans and Greeks)
The subtle knife by Philip Pullman( Sound Recording )
2 editions published between 1997 and 2008 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
As the boundaries between worlds begin to dissolve, Lyra and her daemon help Will Parry in his search for his father and for a powerful, magical knife
The Russian concubine by Kate Furnivall( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Junchow, China, 1928. In a city full of thieves and Communists, danger and death, sixteen-year-old Russian exile Lydia Ivanova must steal to feed herself and her mother, Valentina, who numbered among the Russian elite until Bolsheviks murdered most of them, including her husband. Lydia often steals away to meet with the handsome young freedom fighter Chang An Lo, but they face shame, peril and danger from all sides. Descriptions of sex and violence, strong language. 2007
A fistful of charms by Kim Harrison( file )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Rachel Morgan, Cincinnati witch, finishes up her latest bounty hunting mission to find that her ex, Nick, has recruited her partner Jenks's son in a criminal enterprise. He's gotten them both imprisoned by Weres in Michigan, apparently for stealing a priceless Were artifact. With Jenks in tow, Rachel sets out to rescue his son, but the operation quickly spirals out of control after Rachel decides she must also rescue the errant Nick. 2006
Double negative : a Vicki Bauer mystery by Leona Gom( Sound Recording )
2 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
A former film scholar, Vicky Bauer is having a difficult time building her teaching career. Her husband is ill, her once-estranged father is suddenly dependent on her, and now her "enemies" have become the objects of violence
Conversation in the cathedral: a novel by Mario Vargas Llosa( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
A novel of political corruption that captures the decay and breakdown of city life under the rule of a military dictatorship. Through the doors of the "Cathedral," a bar and brothel in Lima, Peru, come escapees and ordinary citizens fleeing the violence
Come barbarians by Todd Babiak( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Christopher Kruse has moved to the south of France with his wife and daughter to become a better man? to escape his past as a high-priced security agent and his guilt over old wrongs. But when death comes crashing into their newly idyllic life, the Kruses find themselves drawn into a web of political gamesmanship and murder. When his wife disappears, Christopher must draw on his old instincts to find her, ahead of the police and two sinister members of a Corsican crime family. 2013
The golden compass by Philip Pullman( Sound Recording )
2 editions published between 1995 and 2008 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
When Lyra and her daemon Pantalaimon decide to spy on a presentation her uncle, the commanding Lord Asriel, is making to the elders of Jordan College they have no idea that they will become witnesses to an attempted murder, and even less that they are taking the first steps in a journey that will lead them into danger and adventure unlike anything Lyra's unfettered imagination has conjured up. Though she has been reised at the college in an atmosphere of benign neglect that has allowed her to become a half-wild child of the streets, Lyra soon finds herself apprenticed to the elegant Mrs. Coulter, and in possession of a strange device called the alethiometer, a "golden compass" that reads not true worth, but truth itself. But truth is a precious commodity, and before long Lyra and Pan are running for their lives
The sisters of Sinai : how two lady adventurers discovered the hidden Gospels by Janet Martin Soskice( Book )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
In the nineteenth century two Scottish sisters, Agnes and Margaret made one of the most important ancient manuscript finds of the age. Hidden in a cupboard beneath the monastic library at St Catherine's in the Sinai desert the twins discovered one of the earliest copies of the Gospels written inancient Syriac. The sisters overcame insuperable odds to become world class scholars with a place in history
The assassins of Tamurin by S. D Tower( Sound Recording )
in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Orphan Lale grows up abused, unloved, and resented - until, at age 11, she enters Three Springs, a place where the wards of Mother Midnight are trained to become perfect spies and cold-blooded, ruthlessly efficient killers. At age 20, Lale stands poised to play her role in the grandest scheme: vengeance; but she falls in love with the man she must destroy
 
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