WorldCat Identities

Yglesias, Rafael 1954-

Overview
Works: 82 works in 448 publications in 14 languages and 12,164 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Fiction  History  Musical films  Historical films  Romance films  Melodramas (Motion pictures)  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Domestic fiction 
Roles: Author, Author of screenplay, Scenarist, Other
Classifications: PS3575.G53, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Rafael Yglesias
 
Most widely held works by Rafael Yglesias
Les Misérables by Gérard Depardieu( Visual )

63 editions published between 1998 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 1,936 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Valjean, the ex-convict who rises against all odds from galley slave to mayor, and the fanatical police inspector who dedicates his life to recapturing Valjean
From hell by Allen Hughes( Visual )

52 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 1,338 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1888 London's Whitechapel slums, poor women like Mary Kelly and her friends walk the streets for a living. When the streetwalkers begin to be murdered one by one, it attracts the attention of Inspector Abberline, who takes a personal interest in the case, and Mary Kelly. Now he must use his psychic abilities to stop the most notorious serial killer in history--Jack the Ripper--before Mary is killed
A happy marriage : a novel by Rafael Yglesias( Book )

19 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,029 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Enrique and Margaret Sabas have been married for 30 years. Now, Margaret is under hospice care in the final stages of cancer and asks Enrique to control access to her during her final days so that she can say good-bye to a select few on her own terms. Enrique does so, patiently waiting for his own turn. As he waits, he remembers their life together, from their first conversation forward. The story alternates between past and present, contrasting the budding and then mature relationship to the sad reality of its end
Fearless by Rafael Yglesias( Book )

36 editions published between 1992 and 2010 in 11 languages and held by 961 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of two plane crash survivors whose brush with death will forever change their lives
Only children by Rafael Yglesias( Book )

16 editions published between 1988 and 2010 in English and held by 845 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Here is the very essence of life--love, marriage, pregnancy, birth and nurturing--turned into a strikingly original and truthful novel."
Dr. Neruda's cure for evil by Rafael Yglesias( Book )

17 editions published between 1996 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 776 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A psychiatrist spends several years treating a boy for his neurosis and finally succeeds in curing him, only to see the boy become a murderer. An exploration of that old adage that the cure can be worse than the disease. By the author of Fearless
The murderer next door by Rafael Yglesias( Book )

7 editions published between 1980 and 2010 in English and Japanese and held by 752 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After murdering his wife, a financial analyst seduces he wife's best friend into his strange and perverse world of darkness
The wisdom of perversity : a novel by Rafael Yglesias( Book )

7 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 609 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Brian and Jeff were best friends, growing up together in New York City in the late 1960s. Then something happened that drove a wedge between them, ending both their friendship and their childhood, something that neither ever spoke about--at least until their shared secret resurfaced some forty years later, forcing them to reunite and, along with Jeff's cousin Julie, to face the consequences of their years of silence."--
Hot properties by Rafael Yglesias( Book )

7 editions published between 1986 and 2010 in English and held by 548 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The critically acclaimed novel from a master of contemporary American fiction & mdash;now available as an ebook An irreverent satire of New York & rsquo;s media world & mdash;and its influence and allure Writers Tony, Patty, Fred, and David all know what they want: renown, glamour, wealth, recognition. They know where to get it: New York, a beacon for ambitious novelists, playwrights, and journalists. But what they don & rsquo;t know is that the game is changing. This is the 1980s, an era of massive corporatization and commercialization in the business of arts and letters. Fame and fortune may come quickly for many, but dignity and lasting influence are in short supply. Rafael Yglesias & rsquo;s most sharp-tongued satire, Hot Properties exposes the greed, envy, and backbiting in a media world bloated with money and power. This ebook features a new illustrated biography of Rafael Yglesias, including rare photos and never-before-seen documents from the author & rsquo;s personal collection
Death and the maiden by Roman Polanski( Visual )

38 editions published between 1994 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 543 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A woman who was taken prisoner and tortured 15 years ago may have found the man responsible
Hide fox, and all after by Rafael Yglesias( Book )

10 editions published between 1972 and 2010 in English and held by 470 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The largely autobiographical story follows a New York prep school dropout yearning for freedom and authenticity
Dark water by Walter Salles( Visual )

19 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in 5 languages and held by 452 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A mother and daughter, still wounded from a bitter custody dispute, hole up in a run-down apartment building. Adding further drama to their plight, they are targeted by the ghost of former resident
The game player by Rafael Yglesias( Book )

7 editions published between 1978 and 2010 in English and held by 415 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The critically acclaimed novel from a master of contemporary American fiction?now available as an ebook? is a story of those born to greatness and those who must strive for it.?This ebook features a new illustrated biography of Rafael Yglesias, including rare photos and never-before-seen documents from the author?s personal collection
The work is innocent by Rafael Yglesias( Book )

4 editions published between 1976 and 2010 in English and held by 397 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The critically acclaimed novel from a master of contemporary American fiction & mdash;now available as an ebook A funny, candid look at the beginning of a promising literary career launched remarkably early Being a teenage literary prodigy is hard. Richard Goodman may have a book contract at seventeen, but his parents don & rsquo;t respect his opinions, he can & rsquo;t lose his virginity, and his ego inflates and deflates with every breath. Even when Richard receives the attention he craves, he finds that fame and fortune can & rsquo;t deliver him from his own flaws. The Work Is Innocent is Yglesias & rsquo;s fictional take on his own freakishly precocious literary coming-out as a teen. Written with startlingly self-assured prose and unflinching self-awareness, this novel explores the hilarious and harrowing complications of youthful success. This ebook features a new illustrated biography of Rafael Yglesias, including rare photos and never-before-seen documents from the author & rsquo;s personal collection
A happy marriage by Rafael Yglesias( Recording )

9 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is the story of the relationship between Enrique Sabas and his wife, Margaret. Spanning thirty years, the novel alternates between the romantic misadventures of the first weeks of their courtship and the final months of Margaret's life as she says good-bye to her family, friends, and children--and to Enrique. Inspired by the author's own marriage to his wife who died in 2004, this achingly honest story is about what it means for two people to spend a lifetime together--and what makes a happy marriage
Fearless by Rafael Yglesias( Recording )

5 editions published between 1993 and 2012 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Although Max was afraid to fly, he and his partner are on their way to California. Carla and her two year old child are also on the plane when the crash occurs. Max and Carla survive in this story of tragedy and survival
Dr. Neruda's cure for evil by Rafael Yglesias( Recording )

3 editions published between 1996 and 2012 in English and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Renowed psychiatrist Dr. Rafael Neruda is troubled by a patient's death. He investigates and discovers he must go to his own unimaginably painful childhood to confront the nature of evil itself
Fearless by Peter Weir( Visual )

16 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Architect Max Klein can see clearly now. He's been transformed ever since he stared death in the face and discovered he was unafraid. Jeff Bridges plays Max, more wildly alive and taking more risks than ever since surviving a plane crash. Isabella Rossellini is Laura, struggling to find in Max the man she married. And Rosie Perez is fellow crash survivor Carla, devastated by a grievous loss. It seems that no one can heal her pain. But then she meets the one person who fearlessly knows how
The house of mirth ; Les misérables( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Les misé́rables: Tells the story of Jean Valjean and his relentless pursuit by police inspector Javert
The wisdom of perversity : a novel by Rafael Yglesias( )

8 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rafael Yglesias, critically acclaimed, bestselling novelist and screenwriter, has crafted a novel that tells the stories of these three childhood friends who join together as adults to acknowledge the ways in which their lives were altered by the actions of a predator who sexually abused them, and who now, many years later, has been exposed by more recent victims, but who, thanks to his wealth and influence, is on the verge of escaping punishment. The Wisdom of Perversity unmasks the headlines, giving voice to what is unsaid and life to what is hidden. Yglesias has created a startling, engrossing, unsettling, and moving story of surviving an insidious evil and a triumphant struggle to heal its wounds
 
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A happy marriage : a novel
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FearlessOnly childrenDr. Neruda's cure for evilThe murderer next doorHot propertiesHide fox, and all afterThe work is innocentA happy marriage
Alternative Names
Rafael Yglesias Amerikaans scenarioschrijver

Rafael Yglesias amerikansk manusforfattar

Rafael Yglesias amerikansk manusförfattare

Rafael Yglesias amerikansk manusforfatter

Rafael Yglesias amerikansk manuskriptforfatter

Rafael Yglesias US-amerikanischer Schriftsteller und Drehbuchautor

Yglesias, Rafael

Рафаэль Иглесиас

Ռաֆաել Իգլեսիաս

רפאל איגלסיאס

イグレシアス, ラファエル

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