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Karas, Phyllis

Overview
Works: 15 works in 44 publications in 4 languages and 3,000 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Case studies  Fiction  Juvenile works  Young adult works  True crime stories 
Roles: Author, Contributor
Classifications: HV6248.W444,
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Phyllis Karas
Brutal : the untold story of my life inside Whitey Bulger's Irish mob by Kevin Weeks( Book )

6 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and held by 701 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The former deputy, partner, and trusted confidante of James J. "Whitey" Bulger, head of Boston's Irish mob, describes his more than twenty-year career at the side of the notorious fugitive and underworld boss
The Onassis women : an eyewitness account by Kiki Feroudi Moutsatsos( Book )

8 editions published between 1998 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 665 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Street soldier : my life as an enforcer for Whitey Bulger and the Boston Irish mob by Edward MacKenzie( Book )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 537 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"During the 1980s, Edward J. JacKenzie, Jr., known to his Southie friends as Eddie Mac, was a drug dealer and enforcer who would do just about anything for ["Whitey"] Bulger. ... In this compelling eye-witness account, the first from a Bulger insider, Eddie Mac reveals details from the past that shed light on the present" (dust jacket)
An actor and a gentleman by Louis Gossett( Book )

5 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 373 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Award-winning African American actor Lou Gossett Jr. takes an unvarnished look at the daunting challenges and incredible triumphs of his fifty-five year career. Louis Gossett Jr. is one of the most respected African American stage and screen actors, who rose to fame with his Emmy-winning role in the television miniseries Roots and Oscar-winning performance in An Officer and a Gentleman . Now he tells the story of his fifty-plus years in the entertainment worldfrom his early success on the New York stage appearing with Ruby Dee and Sidney Poitier in A Raisin in the Sun, through his long Holly
The hate crime by Phyllis Karas( Book )

3 editions published between 1995 and 2004 in English and held by 176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Zack knows who defaced the local temple with graffiti and he learns to understand the terror around such a hate crime
Cry baby by Phyllis Karas( Book )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A life worth living by Phyllis Karas( Book )

2 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For Lucky's sake by Phyllis Karas( Book )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a fire kills two greyhounds that had once lived at his mother's animal shelter, twelve-year-old Benjy is determined to investigate the research center he suspects of the arson, but he soon realizes there are many sides to every story
Spellbound by Phyllis Karas( Book )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Onassis women by Kiki Feroudi Moutsatsos( Recording )

4 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An account by Aristotle's personal secretary, who either arranged, witnessed, or heard about every aspect of his life, including his affair with Maria Callas, his marriage to Jackie Kennedy, and the death of his son, Alexander
Hunted down : the FBI's pursuit and capture of Whitey Bulger : a novel by Kevin Weeks( Book )

3 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Writer Kevin Weeks was top Lieutenant to James "Whitey" Bulger, head of the South Boston Irish Mob, who was on the run for more than 16 years before his capture on June 22, 2011. Hunted Down is a story of murder, friendship and loyalty within the mob. It includes additional information and stories that Weeks omitted from his memoir, Brutal: The Untold Story of My Life Inside Whitey Bulger's Irish Mob. While Hunted Down is fiction, its insider knowledge makes it all the more intriguing and depicts an exciting, realistic story of the FBI's global hunt and eventual capture of Whitey Bulgerand his companion of Catherine Greig."
Where's Whitey? by Kevin Weeks( Book )

2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Joey Donahue is released from prison after serving a sentence for racketeering, he is unable to find a legitimate job due to his association with the mob and Whitey Bulger. He reluctantly surrenders to the temptation of a friend's offer to join him in a fast score - only to find out that the robbery is a sting operation set up by the FBI. This
Les femmes d'Onassis : [le témoignage de sa secrétaire priveée] by Kiki Feroudi Moutsatsos( Book )

2 editions published in 2000 in French and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kiki Moutsatsos a été la secrétaire particulière d'Aristote Onassis de 1966 à 1975. Elle relate ici les amours passionnées du milliardaire avec Maria Callas, son mariage avec Jackie et les relations entre toutes ces femmes
Les femmes d'Onassis by Kiki Feroudi Moutsatsos( Recording )

1 edition published in 2007 in French and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

An actor and a gentleman( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Louis Gossett Jr. is one of the most respected African American stage and screen actors, who rose to fame with his Emmy-winning role in the television miniseries Roots and Oscar-winning performance in An Officer and a Gentleman. With writer Phyllis Karas, he relates his memoir on his fifty-plus years in the entertainment world, including his struggle to get fair pay as a black man in Hollywood, his addictions that took years to overcome, and his current work to eradicate racism and violence
 
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