Johnson, Arte 1934-
Most widely held works about Arte Johnson
Most widely held works by Arte Johnson
The Willoughbys by Lois Lowry ( Recording )
6 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 739 libraries worldwide
In this tongue-in-cheek take on classic themes in children's literature, the four Willoughby children set about to become "deserving orphans" after their neglectful parents embark on a treacherous around-the-world adventure, leaving them in the care of an odious nanny.
The 13 ghosts of Scooby-Doo the complete series ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 609 libraries worldwide
Daphne, Shaggy and Scooby-Doo are on the case for 13 of the world's meanest ghosts.
The case of the case of mistaken identity by Mac Barnett ( Recording )
5 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 518 libraries worldwide
When twelve-year-old Steve Brixton, a fan of Bailey Brothers detective novels, is mistaken for a real detective, he must elude librarians, police, and the mysterious Mr. E as he seeks a missing quilt containing coded information.
Stupid white men ... and other sorry excuses for the state of the nation by Michael Moore ( Recording )
7 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in English and held by 443 libraries worldwide
Dave Barry is not making this up by Dave Barry ( Recording )
8 editions published between 1994 and 2008 in English and held by 360 libraries worldwide
Arte Johnson reads from a collection of Dave Barry's humorous columns.
Absurdistan a novel by Gary Shteyngart ( Recording )
6 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 352 libraries worldwide
"With the enormous success of the critically acclaimed The Russian debutante's handbook, Gary Shteyngart established himself as one of the most talented writers of his generation. Open Absurdistan and meet our hero, the outsize Misha Vainberg, son of the 1,238th-richest man in Russia, lover of large portions of food and drink, lover and inept performer of rap music, and lover of a South Bronx Latina whom he longs to rejoin in New York City, if only the American INS will grant him a visa. It won't, because Misha's late beloved Papa whacked an Oklahoma businessman of some prominence; now Misha is paying the price of exile from his adopted American homeland. He's stuck in Russia, dreaming of his beloved Rouenna and the Oz of NYC.
Bad dogs have more fun [selected writings on animals, family and life from the Philadelphia inquirer by John Grogan ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 319 libraries worldwide
A collection of newspaper columns written by John Grogan for the Philadelphia Inquirer on topics such as animals, family, and life's foibles and farces.
The ghostwriter secret by Mac Barnett ( Recording )
3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 294 libraries worldwide
Twelve-year-old Steve is investigating a diamond heist but the case suddenly changes when the author of the Bailey Brothers detective novels writes him a letter to say that he fears for his life.
Love at first bite ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1981 and 2005 in English and held by 276 libraries worldwide
With no place to go after being evicted from Transylvania, Dracula takes up residence in New York City, where he must fend off a descendent of the vampire-killing Van Helsings if he wants to make his love interest into his eternal bride.
The twilight zone. Season 2 ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 276 libraries worldwide
Complete second season, 1960-1961, of Rod Serling's classic, groundbreaking series exploring the fantastic and frightening.
Dave Barry talks back by Dave Barry ( Recording )
9 editions published between 1991 and 2008 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 259 libraries worldwide
Dave Barry talks back to traffic cops, dentists, doctors, Congress, and his very dumb dogs, in these funny selections.
A confederacy of dunces by John Kennedy Toole ( Recording )
5 editions published between 1980 and 2009 in English and held by 219 libraries worldwide
Ignatius J. Reilly of New Orleans, --selfish, domineering, deluded, tragic and larger than life-- is a noble crusader against a world of dunces. He is a modern-day Quixote beset by giants of the modern age. In magnificent revolt against the twentieth century, Ignatius propels his monstrous bulk among the flesh posts of the fallen city, documenting life on his Big Chief tablets as he goes, until his maroon-haired mother decrees that Ignatius must work.
Dave Barry does Japan by Dave Barry ( Recording )
5 editions published between 1992 and 2008 in English and held by 217 libraries worldwide
The man well known for his humorous columns and books now takes on Japanese culture, dining, sport, and industry.
Best of the West ( Recording )
2 editions published between 1991 and 1994 in English and held by 173 libraries worldwide
Presents a collection of short stories about frontier life in the American West.
Stay fit and healthy until you're dead by Dave Barry ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 170 libraries worldwide
Dave Barry discusses why now is not the time to start exercising, lifting weights or taking vitamins.
New treasury of great humorists ( Recording )
3 editions published between 1995 and 2010 in English and held by 159 libraries worldwide
A collection of American humor.
The best of Rowan & Martin's Laugh-in. 2 ( Visual )
4 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 146 libraries worldwide
This was a solid mix of one liners, sight gags, and other forms of sketch comedy. Designed to be a satire of its times, this show is probably best remembered for its catch phases and the unforgettable The Groaning Wall.
Mercury by Ben Bova ( Recording )
2 editions published in 2005 in Undetermined and English and held by 136 libraries worldwide
As Mercury is explored for possible technological benefits, Dante Alexios investigates the planet's potential as an orbit point for power satellites, Victor Molina looks for evidence of life, and Elliot Danvers oversees the scientific progress of the first two.
Candide by Leonard Bernstein ( Recording )
2 editions published in 1997 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 134 libraries worldwide
Claw your way to the top by Dave Barry ( Recording )
2 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 133 libraries worldwide
Humorous insights on climbing the corporate ladder, covering memos, telephone messages, finance, sales, management, and lunches.
American wit and humor Apparitions Audiobooks Audiobooks Authors Books and reading Brothers and sisters Children of criminals Comedy films Crime Criminal behavior Criminal investigation Detectives Dogs Dogs--Behavior Drama Exiles Families Fiction Films Frontier and pioneer life Ghosts Grogan, John,--1957- Haunted places Hispanic American women Human-animal communication Human-animal relationships Humor Humorous stories Humorous stories Japan Juvenile works Librarians Man-woman relationships Mistaken identity New York (State)--New York Orphans Police Political science Private investigators Quilts Russia Science fiction television programs Scooby-Doo (Fictitious character) Social history Talking books United States United States.--Immigration and Naturalization Service Visas West (U.S.)
Johnson, Arthur Stanton Eric, 1934-