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Avery, James 1945-2013

Overview
Works: 163 works in 360 publications in 1 language and 11,726 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Juvenile works  Television comedies  Fiction  Comedy films  Television series  History  Animated television programs  Children's television programs  Documentary television programs 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Host, Author
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications about James Avery
Publications by James Avery
Publications by James Avery, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about James Avery
 
Most widely held works by James Avery
Bud, not Buddy by Christopher Paul Curtis( Sound Recording )
40 editions published between 1999 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,185 libraries worldwide
It's 1936, in Flint, Michigan. Ten-year-old Bud may be a motherless boy on the run, but he's on a mission. His momma never told him who his father was, but she left a clue: posters of Herman E. Calloway and his famous band, the Dusky Devastators of the Depression! Bud's got an idea that those posters will lead him to his father. Once he decides to hit the road and find this mystery man, nothing can stop him. "Bud, not Buddy" is full of laugh-out-loud humor and wonderful characters, hitting the high notes of jazz and sounding the deeper tones of the Great Depression
Wish I was here by Adam Braff( visu )
6 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 805 libraries worldwide
"If this movie amounts to an elongated sitcom, it's a pretty good sitcom."--New York Post
Raise your voice by Sweet Honey in the Rock (Musical group)( visu )
4 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and held by 731 libraries worldwide
A girl with an extrordinary voice is accepted to a music school in Los Angeles. There is one scholarship offered for the coming year - a seemingly impossible dream. With the help of an inspirational teacher, she finds the will to meet the challenge
The fresh prince of Bel-Air ( visu )
15 editions published between 1990 and 2017 in English and held by 497 libraries worldwide
"When a brash street kid from Philly moves to a Left Coast zip code even posher than 90210, cultures are sure to clash."--Container
A history of black achievement in America ( visu )
5 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 494 libraries worldwide
This original eight-part series on four volumes documents black achievement in American history, its defining role in the growth of the country, and its influence on current events. The series highlights the many contributions of black Americans that have influenced and shaped the history of the United States
Dr. Dolittle 2 by Steven Carr( visu )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 425 libraries worldwide
" ... Dr. Dolittle plays Cupid to a bumbling circus bear to help a group of forest creatures save their habitat. With the aid of his mangy, madcap animal friends, Dolittle must teach this overgrown teddy the ways of true romance in time to save his species and his home!"--Container
Simple justice ( visu )
10 editions published between 1992 and 2018 in English and held by 424 libraries worldwide
Simple justice: Docudrama recounts the remarkable legal strategy and social struggle that resulted in the U.S. Supreme Court's landmark ruling in Brown v. Board of Education of Topeka. This film was the first feature-length film produced for PBS for their series The American experience
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles ( visu )
4 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 388 libraries worldwide
These are the episodes from the 1987 television series featuring the original heroes in a half shell!
The fresh prince of Bel-Air by Will Smith( visu )
14 editions published between 1991 and 2017 in English and held by 383 libraries worldwide
In Season 2, Bel-Air is starting to feel like the hood for Will. His Philly roots run deep, but even a street-smart rapper can wrap his mind around croissants and credit cards, and his arms around upscale hotties. Includes all 24 episodes
The fresh prince of Bel-Air ( visu )
7 editions published between 1992 and 2017 in English and held by 321 libraries worldwide
There's plenty of hip-hoppenin' when Philip runs for Superior Court judge, Vivian develops a taste for sardines and Rocky Road, Hilary lands a gig as a TV weather reporter, and Will is ready to graduate and is checking out colleges
Midnight ramble : Oscar Micheaux and the story of race movies ( visu )
9 editions published between 1994 and 2009 in English and held by 313 libraries worldwide
Recounts the story of race movies produced for Afro-Americans from 1910 through 1950 and the role played by Oscar Micheaux, the leading Afro-American producer and director. These movies were designed for Afro-Americans, were frequently shown at midnight, and presented Afro-Americans in a positive light. Features interviews with Afro-American actors, actresses, and historians
The fresh prince of Bel-Air ( visu )
2 editions published between 2006 and 2017 in English and held by 300 libraries worldwide
Will and Carlton enter the University of Los Angeles, home of the Peacocks--and college life is fly. Gorgeous coeds, their own place, fraternity parties, and even some education
Fresh prince of Bel-Air ( visu )
5 editions published between 2010 and 2017 in English and held by 275 libraries worldwide
An inner-city teenager from Philly is sent by his mother to live with his relatives in Bel-Air, and everybody is in for a surprise. This season, Will meets Lisa, falls in love, gets engaged, and elopes. Carlton finds his soul sister through online dating. In one of the series' most memorable episodes, Will grapples with a bullet with his name on it
Teenage mutant ninja turtles ( visu )
4 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 256 libraries worldwide
Twelve episodes from the television series about pizza-loving teenaged turtles fighting their nemesis, the evil Shredder
The fresh prince of Bel-Air by Will Smith( visu )
4 editions published between 2011 and 2017 in English and held by 236 libraries worldwide
A lot's happened since Will's life go flipped, turned upside down and he showed up at the Banks' Bel-Air doorstep. And the final season keeps the fun rollin' with hip comedy style, phat one-liners, a not-to-be-missed blooper episode and a fabulous array of guest stars
The historymakers talking truth ( visu )
4 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 184 libraries worldwide
Russell Simmons Higher Self Series. This third volume focuses on possessing the courage to fight for your dreams. Through a series of real-life stories and experiences, this documentary illustrates great courage of African Americans
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles ( visu )
2 editions published between 1990 and 2007 in English and held by 179 libraries worldwide
The turtles shred their way into your heart. They are bringing it to the most dastardly ensemble of evil-doing freaks, mutants, and bad dudes you've ever seen
The historymakers talking truth. Faith ( visu )
5 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 170 libraries worldwide
Russell Simmons Higher Self Series. This second volume centers on the importance of faith in both oneself and a higher being to achieve the impossible. Through a series of real-life stories and experiences, explore the strength of faith
Success by Michael Walker( visu )
6 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 162 libraries worldwide
This first installment focuses on the achievement of success of both well-known and unsung African Americans in the face of adversity through a series of real-life stories and experiences
Steppin' ( visu )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 144 libraries worldwide
A group of college students get ready for the fight of their life ... when fraternities and sororities battle it out in a step show competition
 
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Alternative Names
Avery James L. 1948-2013
Ceyms Avery
James Avery acteur
James Avery acteur américain
James Avery actor de televisión estadounidense
James Avery actor estatunidenc
James Avery ameerika näitleja
James Avery ator e dublador estadunidense
James Avery attore statunitense
James Avery US-amerikanischer Schauspieler
James Avery Usana aktoro
James Avery yhdysvaltalainen näyttelijä
James L. Avery
James L. Avery aktor amerikan
Джеймс Ейвъри
Эйвери, Джеймс
Ջեյմս Էյվերի
ג'יימס אייברי
ג'יימס אייברי שחקן אמריקאי
جيمس أفيري
جيمس أفيري ممثل أمريكي
جیمز اوری
جیمز اوری (هنرپیشه) فیلمنامه‌نویس، بازیگر، شاعر، و صداپیشه آمریکایی
제임스 에이버리
ジェームズ・アヴェリー (俳優)
詹姆斯·艾弗里
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English (150)
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