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Anderson, Barbara 1926-2013

Overview
Works: 60 works in 210 publications in 2 languages and 3,126 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Domestic fiction  Drama  Short stories, New Zealand  Television cop shows  Detective and mystery television programs  Humorous fiction  Television programs  Biography  Psychological fiction 
Roles: Author, Actor
Classifications: PR9639.3.A536, NZ823.2
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Barbara Anderson
Portrait of the artist's wife by Barbara Anderson( Book )

20 editions published between 1992 and 2014 in English and held by 518 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Portrait of the Artist's Wife begins at a post-humous publication party, where the creme de la creme of New Zealand's literary crowd has gathered to honor the latest creation - an erotic and names-naming confessional - of the brilliant and controversial Jack Macalister. The survivor in this quirky and ironic scene is Sarah Tandy, talented painter and widow of the philandering Jack; her attempts to endure the stiff and awkward ceremonial come up against some complex and
The house guest by Barbara Anderson( Book )

19 editions published between 1995 and 2014 in English and held by 386 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Robin Dromgole, the only son of a widowed mother, learns to cook with Emmie who lives next door. But Lisa on the other side, whom he minded when she was a baby, is the girl he marries."--Jacket
All the nice girls by Barbara Anderson( Book )

18 editions published between 1993 and 2014 in English and held by 364 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sophie Flynn, en søofficers perfekte hustru, er den, der tager sig af alt og alle. Men mens hendes mand er til søs, forelsker hun sig i hans chef, og det udvikler sig til en affære
Proud garments by Barbara Anderson( Book )

16 editions published between 1996 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 289 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This novel is a wickedly funny story of family love and betrayal which moves from the world of do-it-yourself property developments in 1990s Auckland to the fabric mills and fashion showrooms of Milan. Rich, comic, heart-breaking, Barbara Anderson's prose has the power to enthral
Long hot summer by Barbara Anderson( Book )

13 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in English and held by 190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"It is 1936. Like every summer, the Hopkins family - Derek, Lorna and their children - have rented a house at the Beach. Alone during most of the week, Lorna is bored. When James Clements, the most handsome man in the Bay, decides to make an amateur cowboy film called Lust in the Dust, Lorna, who is briefly filled with lust for James, plays the whore with the heart of gold, James' sister Isabel is the cameraman, and the local Maoris are enrolled as Indians." "The title of James' film proves to be disturbingly prophetic. Unaccustomed proximity leads to unaccustomed liaisons, allegiances are questioned and the old certainties suddenly melt away."--Jacket
The swing around by Barbara Anderson( Book )

13 editions published between 2001 and 2012 in English and held by 188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

New Zealand 20 years ago, when magarine was sold in pharmacies and protective tariffs ruled --The Minister of Cultural Links and Trade, an ex dairy farmer called Hamish Crew, sets off on a Swing Around of New Zealand's Asian friends and neighbours. It should be a routine affair. But his wife Molly doesn't like shopping, Freddy is consumed by bitterness at the wife who left him, Violet finds herself at a loose end -- and lurking on the horizon is the shadowy terrorist group Lightening Storm
Girls High by Barbara Anderson( Book )

12 editions published between 1990 and 2013 in English and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A group of linked stories set in and around an urban girls high school
Change of heart by Barbara Anderson( Book )

12 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and held by 173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Oliver Gurth Perkins is 75, and the darkest cloud on his horizon is that the local bookshop no longer stocks collected volumes of the Times cryptic crosswords. He has an easy companionship with his wife; his dental practice is undemanding; his son is a decent enough sort; and his granddaughter who comes for the school holidays is a delight. But when a minor heart episode convinces Oliver that its time to put a little more time into the lives of those close to him, further shocks are in store. Change of heart traces Olly's passage from the desolation of his first realisation that Hester is quite happy with the way things are and has no desire for more intimate communication with him, to his happy embrace of an extended family life
I think we should go into the jungle : short stories by Barbara Anderson( Book )

10 editions published between 1989 and 2009 in English and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

These stories range widely in space and time, recording the civilised places where most of us live, but also showing the jungles which tempt and beckon just at the edge of experience
Glorious things, and other stories by Barbara Anderson( Book )

3 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collected stories by Barbara Anderson( Book )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The peacocks : and other stories by Barbara Anderson( Book )

4 editions published between 1997 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This collection of stories is about emotional erosion; grief, daily stresses and the larger meanings of daily activities
Bonanza : the next generation( Visual )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With the passing of patriarch Ben Cartwright, and with Little Joe missing in action since the Spanish-American War seven years earlier, Little Joe's wife Annabelle, his son Benj, ranch foreman Charley Poke and cook Mr. Mack must struggle to build upon Ben Cartwright's legacy and save the Ponderosa from strip miners
Ironside( Visual )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Left wheelchair-bound by a sniper's bullet, long-time San Francisco Chief of Detectives, Robert T. Ironside, becomes the head of his own special police unit. Operating from a specially equipped office at SFPD headquarters, Ironside fights crime using intelligence and action. His crack team includes Sgt. Ed Brown, ex-con-turned-assistant Mark Sanger, and beautiful policewoman Eve Whitfield
Ironside( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From the uniquely-equipped office at SFPD headquarters, Chief Ironside continues to lead his special police unit, fighting crime others can't. His crack team includes Sgt. Ed Brown, ex-con-turned-assistant Mark Sanger and beautiful policewoman Eve Whitfield
Raymond Burr is Ironside( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Left wheelchair-bound by a sniper's bullet, longtime San Francisco Chief of Detectives Robert T. Ironside becomes the head of his own special police unit. Operating from a specially equipped office at SFPD headquarters, Ironside fights crime using intelligence and action. His crack team includes Sgt. Ed Brown, ex-con-turned assistant Mark Sanger, and beautiful policewoman Eve Whitfield
Ironside : Season 1, volume 1 (1 disc)( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Left wheelchair-bound by a sniper's bullet, long-time San Francisco Chief of Detectives, Robert T. Ironside, becomes the head of his own special police unit. Operating from a specially equipped office at SFPD headquarters, Ironside fights crime using intelligence and action. His crack team includes Sgt. Ed Brown, ex-con-turned-assistant Mark Sanger, and beautiful policewoman Eve Whitfield
The conscience of the king( Visual )

2 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Enterprise beams up Anton Karidian and his Shakespearean acting troupe for a performance. Could Karidian be mass murderer Kodos the Executioner, thought to have died 20 years ago?
Ironside( Visual )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Left wheelchair-bound by a sniper's bullet, long-time San Francisco Chief of Detectives, Robert T. Ironside, becomes the head of his own special police unit. Operating from a specially equipped office at SFPD headquarters, Ironside fights crime using intelligence and action. His crack team includes Sgt. Ed Brown, ex-con-turned-assistant Mark Sanger, and beautiful policewoman Eve Whitfield
Ironside( Visual )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Left wheelchair-bound by a sniper's bullet, long-time San Francisco Chief of Detectives, Robert T. Ironside, becomes the head of his own special police unit. Operating from a specially equipped office at SFPD headquarters, Ironside fights crime using intelligence and action. His crack team includes Sgt. Ed Brown, ex-con-turned-assistant Mark Sanger, and beautiful policewoman Eve Whitfield
 
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Alternative Names
Anderson, Barbara 1926-2013

Barbara Anderson neuseeländische Schriftstellerin

Barbara Anderson New Zealander writer

Barbara Anderson newzealandsk skribent

Barbara Anderson nyzealandsk skribent

Barbara Anderson nyzeeländsk författare

Barbara Anderson schrijfster uit Nieuw-Zeeland (1926-2013)

Barbara Anderson scriitoare neozeelandeză

Барбара Андерсон

Барбара Андерсон новозеландская писательница

バーバラ・アンダーソン

Languages
English (159)

German (2)