WorldCat Identities

Roberts, Rachel 1927-1980

Overview
Works: 99 works in 480 publications in 4 languages and 12,342 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Fiction  Film adaptations  Juvenile works  Detective and mystery films  Sports films  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Diaries  Fantasy fiction  Melodramas (Motion pictures) 
Roles: Author, Actor, Performer, Costume designer, Singer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Rachel Roberts
Picnic at Hanging Rock by Peter Weir( Visual )

65 editions published between 1975 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,482 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A Valentine's Day picnic at an ancient volcanic outcropping turns to disaster for the residents of Mrs. Appleyard's school when a few young girls inexplicably vanish on Hanging Rock."--Container
Much ado about nothing by William Shakespeare( Recording )

25 editions published between 1963 and 1996 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 736 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Unabridged
This sporting life by Lindsay Anderson( Visual )

49 editions published between 1963 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 731 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Follows the self-defeating professional and romantic pursuits of a miner turned rugby player eking out an existence in drab Yorkshire."--Container
Foul play( Visual )

8 editions published between 1978 and 2007 in English and held by 729 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A shy San Francsico librarian and a clumsy detective fall in love as they attempt to solve a crime that involves drawfs, albinos, and the Catholic church in a plot to kill the Pope
All that glitters by Rachel Roberts( Book )

9 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 593 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Emily and Adriane have one thing Kara doesn't--a magic gem. But when Kara finally finds a stone of her own--a sparkly unicorn horn--it brings more trouble than anyone can handle ..."
Cry of the wolf by Rachel Roberts( Book )

5 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in English and held by 578 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"No danger is too great for Adriane and her fierce best friend the wolf, Stormbringer. When Stormbringer is lured back into the magical world, Adriane secretly follows right through the portal ..."
Saturday night and Sunday morning by Karel Reisz( Visual )

48 editions published between 1960 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 564 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1950s post-war England, the working classes faced an unappetizing choice between drudgery, degradation, and despair or the materialist blandishments of deadening suburban affluence. Arthur is the prototypical 'angry young man'--outspoken, dissatisfied with the status quo, rebelling against stifling class distinctions--insolent and self-confident, his high wages enable his disdain for following orders and his hard drinking, red-blooded weekends. He is determined to enjoy his freedom as long as he can get away with it, before being trapped by marriage into conformity, surrounded by nappies and rent books in a new housing estate
The secret of the unicorn by Rachel Roberts( Book )

4 editions published between 2002 and 2016 in English and held by 525 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Something has happened in the heart of Aldenmor. The Fairy Glen has vanished! New animal refugees are arriving in Ravenswood, including a mysterious and wild unicorn. The creature is frightened, confused, and wounded. Emily must face her greatest challenge to try and save the unicorn and learn its incredible secret
Spellsinger by Rachel Roberts( Book )

7 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in English and held by 471 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Emily, Kara and Adriane throw a benefit rock concert for the Ravenswood Wildlife Preserve. Although it's going to be the biggest party of the year, no one must know about the magical animals they've sworn to protect. But a shape-shifting creature does know and has sworn to destroy Ravenswood and every living creature in it
The tragedy of King Lear by William Shakespeare( Recording )

26 editions published between 1965 and 1979 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 398 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A recorded performance of Shakespeare's great tragedy about the legendary King Lear and his three daughters
Circles in the stream by Rachel Roberts( Book )

4 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 392 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Emily, Adriane, and Kara discover a magic portal deep in the woods through which extraordinary animals have emerged. While they are peaceful and good, what has followed them is purely evil
O lucky man! by Lindsay Anderson( Visual )

8 editions published between 1973 and 2007 in English and held by 324 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Armed with ambition and a work ethic, coffee salesman hits the road and finds that desire alone can't bring wealth and status. Bonus features include commentary, new feature-length career profile, and vintage featurette
King Lear by William Shakespeare( Recording )

13 editions published between 1965 and 2004 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 323 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shakespeare's play about a foolish king who divides his realm between two ungrateful daughters
The Sorrows of gin by John Cheever( Visual )

10 editions published between 1979 and 2012 in English and held by 315 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of an eight year old girl's search for a sense of family amid the sophisticated and detached whirl of her parents' lives in suburban America
Agatha Christie's Murder on the Orient Express by Fiona Beddall( Visual )

10 editions published between 1982 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 299 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ein Reisender des auf freier Strecke im Schnee steckengebliebenen Orientexpresses wird durch zwölf Dolchstiche ermordet aufgefunden. Der mitreisende belgische Privatdetektiv Hercule Poirot klärt die Zusammenhänge. Optisch brillante, ironisch getönte Verfilmung eines Romans von Agatha Christie. Eine heiter-parodistische Unterhaltung mit Hollywood-Touch und internationaler Star-Besetzung. [film-dienst]
Trial by fire by Rachel Roberts( Book )

5 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in English and held by 259 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The thrilling conclusion to a six-book story arc. Fairmentals, made of Earth, Water, and Air, have tried to help Emily, Kara, and Adriane find Avalon. Soon, the Fire Fairmental finally appears but is unpredictable and potentially destructive. Will it light the way to Avalon or turn all hope to ashes?
When a stranger calls by Kent Gordon( Visual )

5 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in English and held by 226 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A terrified babysitter, a ringing phone, and whispered threats set the stage for one of the most suspenseful chillers ever filmed
Dark mage by Rachel Roberts( Book )

3 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 221 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Emily, Kara, and Adriane hurry to find the remaining power crystals to open the Gates of Avalon and save the magical web, but they discover that in the process one of them is fated to become an evil Dark Mage
Ghost wolf by Rachel Roberts( Book )

4 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in English and held by 219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ravenswood Manor is being haunted by mysterious ghosts who won't leave Adriane alone. To stop the haunting, Adriane must walk the spirit trail with the help of her old friend, the mistwolf Stormbringer, and recover a lost power crystal of Avalon
Trial by fire by Rachel Roberts( Book )

3 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 207 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After obtaining the fairy map, Kara and her friends must find the path to Avalon before the Dark Sorceress has a chance to take the map away from them
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Foul play
Alternative Names
Rachel Roberts actress

Rachel Roberts actrice britannique

Rachel Roberts actrice uit Wales (1927-1980)

Rachel Roberts attrice gallese

Rachel Roberts britische Schauspielerin

Rachel Roberts herečka

Rachel Roberts skuespiller

Робертс, Рейчел

Рэйчэл Робертс

רייצ'ל רוברטס

راشيل روبرتس

ریچل رابرتس

레이철 로버츠

レイチェル・ロバーツ

瑞切爾·羅伯茲

蕾切爾·羅伯茨 (女演員)

Languages
English (307)

Spanish (3)

Italian (2)

French (1)

Covers
Foul playAll that glittersCry of the wolfThe secret of the unicornSpellsingerCircles in the streamKing LearTrial by fire