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Rubens, Bernice

Overview
Works: 86 works in 559 publications in 8 languages and 11,386 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Psychological fiction  Domestic fiction  Juvenile works  Biography  History  Suspense fiction  Humorous stories 
Roles: Author, Creator, Bibliographic antecedent, Conceptor
Classifications: PR6068.U2, 823.914
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Most widely held works by Bernice Rubens
Brothers by Bernice Rubens( Book )
28 editions published between 1983 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,090 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
De ervaringen van vier generaties van een joodse familie, beginnend in Odessa omstreeks 1840 en eindigend met de emigratie naar Israël van de laatste generatie
The elected member by Bernice Rubens( Book )
52 editions published between 1969 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 753 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Norman is the clever one of a close-knit Jewish family in the East End of London--infant prodigy, brilliant barrister, the apple of his parents' eyes--until at forty-one he becomes a drug addict, confined to his bedroom at the mercy of his hallucinations and paranoia. For Norman, his committal to a mental hospital represents the ultimate act of betrayal. For Rabbi Zweck, Norman's father, his son's deterioration is a bitter reminder of his own guilt and failure. Only Bella, the unmarried sister, still in her childhood white ankle socks, can reach across the abyss of pain to bring father and son the elusive peace which they both desperately crave
Mr. Wakefield's crusade by Bernice Rubens( Book )
15 editions published between 1985 and 1997 in English and Undetermined and held by 682 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Luke is a failure - until one day a different kind of catastrophe occurs. The man in front of him at the post office queue drops down dead. Instinctively, Luke's hand snakes out and slips the corpse's unposted letter into his pocket. With this impulsive act, he begins a search for justice
I sent a letter to my love by Bernice Rubens( Book )
27 editions published between 1975 and 2008 in 5 languages and held by 564 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Oorspr. titel: I sent a letter to my love, 1975
Madame Sousatzka by Bernice Rubens( Book )
47 editions published between 1962 and 2011 in 7 languages and held by 533 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Een excentrieke muziekpedagoge ziet met lede ogen toe hoe haar pupil, een jonge, begaafde pianist, zich van haar losmaakt
Our Father by Bernice Rubens( Book )
13 editions published between 1987 and 1997 in English and held by 526 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
One day in the desert, Veronica Smiles, a professional explorer, meets God. Apparently she'd called out to Him (at least, that's His story, she hadn't considered Him in years). A relationship reluctantly emerges, however, and as it develops Veronica finds herself enjoying some extremely uncharacteristic situations. Humour and grief are boldly combined in this extraordinary novel
The sergeants' tale by Bernice Rubens( Book )
13 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 493 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
To engelske sergenter med meget forskellige udgangspunkter må kæmpe med hver sine vanskeligheder i Palæstina i 1947
Birds of passage by Bernice Rubens( Book )
17 editions published between 1981 and 1997 in English and Dutch and held by 400 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Twee buurvrouwen leven toe naar het moment waarop beiden weduwe zullen zijn en ze samen een cruise kunnen maken
Sunday best : a novel by Bernice Rubens( Book )
22 editions published between 1971 and 2013 in English and held by 393 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
George Verrey Smith, suburban schoolmaster, is bored: with his wife, his life, his job. The only bright spot in George's life is Sunday. On Sunday George looks his best. On Sunday George dresses up. On Sunday George becomes Emily
A solitary grief by Bernice Rubens( Book )
12 editions published between 1991 and 1997 in 4 languages and held by 363 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Het leven van een Londense psychiater die het gezicht van zijn mongoloïde dochtertje nooit heeft willen zien, krijgt een andere wending door zijn ontmoeting met een patiënt
A five year sentence by Bernice Rubens( Book )
26 editions published between 1978 and 2013 in English and Japanese and held by 356 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Miss Hawkins looked at her watch. It was two-thirty. If everything went according to schedule, she could safely reckon to be dead by six o'clock. 'But by the day's end, events have taken a dramatic turn and Miss Hawkins is sentenced to live. Forcibly retired, she is presented by her colleagues with a five-year diary. Programmed since childhood to total obedience, Miss Hawkins slavishly follows her dairy's commands until the impossible happens, she meets a man. As a last reprieve from the horrors of loneliness she embarks on a determined full-scale mission to taste life's secret pleasures and pains, until the cup runs dry
Nine lives by Bernice Rubens( Book )
10 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 351 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The killer's modus operandi is the same in each instance: strangulation, always with a guitar string, pulled tight from behind until life is taken. And though the murders are happening up and down the country, there is one other similarity that Inspector Wilkins can't help noticing. Each and every victim is a psychotherapist
The waiting game by Bernice Rubens( Book )
13 editions published between 1997 and 2008 in English and German and held by 344 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The quiet but not uneventful life of the old people's home is disturbed by the arrival of two newcomers
The Ponsonby post by Bernice Rubens( Book )
12 editions published between 1977 and 1995 in English and Japanese and held by 339 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Milwaukee by Bernice Rubens( Book )
12 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in English and Undetermined and held by 336 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Resting in a hospice for the terminally ill, Annie is dying. Supported by her oldest friend Clemmie, who listens and sympathises, she looks back over her life, revealing her daughter's search for her father - an American GI - and her return from the US with a man of whom Annie is highly suspicious
Favours : a novel by Bernice Rubens( Book )
5 editions published between 1978 and 1984 in English and held by 335 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Yesterday in the back lane by Bernice Rubens( Book )
12 editions published between 1995 and 1999 in English and held by 317 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Den 17-årige Bronwen er dagen før krigsjulen 1943 på vej hjem med forskærerkniven til julekalkunen. Hun udsættes for voldtægtsforsøg, dræber gerningsmanden, men fortæller intet om det skete, selv ikke, da en uskyldig arresteres og hænges for mordet. Hendes senere liv præges af skyld og ensomhed
Chosen people by Bernice Rubens( Book )
2 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 289 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mother Russia by Bernice Rubens( Book )
13 editions published between 1992 and 2003 in English and Undetermined and held by 264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Spring sonata : a fable by Bernice Rubens( Book )
17 editions published between 1947 and 1996 in 3 languages and held by 252 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Nassauer, Bernice.
Nassauer, Bernice 1927-2004
Nassauer, Bernice 1928-2004
Rubens, Bernice
ルーベンス, バーニス
Languages
English (317)
German (14)
Japanese (14)
Dutch (10)
Spanish (6)
French (3)
Polish (2)
Greek, Modern (1)
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