WorldCat Identities

Silver, Joan Micklin

Overview
Works: 77 works in 255 publications in 4 languages and 5,369 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Romantic comedy films  Short films  Musicals  Librettos  Revues  Juvenile works  Children's films  Children's television programs 
Roles: Director, Author of screenplay, Author, Performer, pan, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Joan Micklin Silver
 
Most widely held works by Joan Micklin Silver
F. Scott Fitzgerald's Bernice bobs her hair by F. Scott Fitzgerald( Visual )

27 editions published between 1976 and 2009 in English and held by 907 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An ironic tale of two cousins' competition for popularity
Hester Street by Joan Micklin Silver( Visual )

40 editions published between 1974 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 844 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young Jewish woman comes to America in the 1890s and discovers that her husband has given up the ways of the old country, gotten a new girlfriend, and started a new life
Crossing Delancey by Joan Micklin Silver( Visual )

12 editions published between 1988 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 814 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Single, attractive Isabelle ("Izzy") Grossman has a rent-controlled uptown apartment and a blooming career in publishing. She also has Bubbie, a tradition-minded grandmother who's hired a matchmaker to find a husband for Izzy. There's already a prospect: the corner pickle seller?!?"--Container
A ... my name is Alice by Joan Micklin Silver( Book )

7 editions published in 1985 in English and Undetermined and held by 585 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Alice enjoyed a long run at the Village Gate Off Broadway. This slick and lively revue created by a wide variety of comedy writers, lyricists and composers offers a marvelous kaleidoscope of contemporary women. Sophisticated, bawdy, funny and insightful, the twenty numbers portray friends, rivals, sisters and even members of an all women's basketball team."--Publisher's description
Faerie tale theatre( Visual )

4 editions published between 1982 and 2008 in English and held by 456 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This award-winning series brings to life 26 of the most magical classic fairy tales of all time, now digitally remastered
Limbo by Joan Micklin Silver( Book )

6 editions published between 1972 and 1973 in English and held by 389 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Charms for the easy life( Visual )

7 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in English and held by 200 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Miss Charlie Kate saves a man from a lynching, he gives her an exotic charm. Soon her life begins to change in extraordinary ways. She develops powers for healing, has good luck with men and broken family relationships begin to mend. She wonders if the charm brings her the easy life, or is it something else?
The Immigrant Experience: The Long, Long Journey by Learning Company( Visual )

8 editions published between 1972 and 1992 in English and Spanish and held by 146 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recounts the early months in the life of a Polish immigrant family in New York City, told from the perspective of the 12-year old son
How to be a perfect person in just three days( Visual )

8 editions published between 1983 and 1998 in English and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Milo, an awkward 12-year-old, finds that striving for perfection is harder than he thought
Loverboy( Visual )

8 editions published between 1989 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Comedy about Randy Bodek, a pizza delivery boy whose route takes him to the finest homes and some of the most beautiful women in Beverly Hills
Big girls don't cry : --they get even( Visual )

6 editions published between 1992 and 2017 in English and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Family problems have never been this hilarious! What's a teenage girl to do with a crazy new stepfamily, except escape? That's exactly what Hillary Wolf does. And it brings all her moms, dads, and step-siblings out in force to find her
A private matter( Visual )

7 editions published between 1992 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pregnant with her fifth child, a woman discovers that the thalidomide she has taken can cause severe birth defects in children. The woman and her husband arrange for an abortion, but when the press finds out, their private matter becomes a public affair--Container
A ... my name is still Alice( Book )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Invisible child( Visual )

4 editions published between 1999 and 2002 in English and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A seemingly normal middle-class couple (Rita Wilson, Victor Garber) say they have three children--but the middle child is imaginary, and a new nanny (Tushka Bergen) is hired knowing about the bizarre charade"--TV guide, March 8, 1999
In the presence of mine enemies by Joan Micklin Silver( Visual )

7 editions published between 1996 and 2008 in English and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in the Warsaw Ghetto in 1943, this is the story of a rabbi trying to hold his family together in a world that's falling apart
Between the lines by Joan Micklin Silver( Visual )

9 editions published between 1977 and 2011 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a publishing mogul buys a Boston underground newspaper and promises changes that will compromise its aggressive political stance in favor of more 'lifestyle' articles, it becomes clear to the freewheeling and free thinking employees that their carefree days are behind them
The case of the elevator duck( Visual )

3 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gilbert, an imaginative young Black detective, tackles his first case: to find the rightful owner of a duck who is riding the elevator in his "no pets allowed" housing project
Finnegan begin again( Visual )

3 editions published between 1984 and 2002 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Liz is a 40-year-old school teacher carrying on an illicit love affair with a married mortician. She despairs of ever finding anything more in her life until she meets Mike Finnegan, a married 60-year-old newspaper man who has been demoted to writing for the lonely hearts column. Despite their differences they start to fall for each other with comic results
Faerie Tale Theatre( Visual )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This award-winning series brings to life 26 of the most magical classic fairy tales of all time, now digitally remastered
Chilly scenes of winter( Visual )

3 editions published between 1979 and 2012 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A low-key story about the obsession of a man, Charles, a person surrounded by odd people, with winning back his former girlfriend Laura, who is still married to an indifferent husband
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Faerie tale theatre
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A ... my name is AliceFaerie tale theatreBig girls don't cry : --they get evenA private matterIn the presence of mine enemies
Alternative Names
Joan Micklin Silver Amerikaans filmregisseuse

Joan Micklin Silver réalisateur américain

Joan Micklin Silver regista statunitense

Joan Micklin Silver US-amerikanische Filmregisseurin und Drehbuchautorin

Micklin Silver, Joan

Micklin Silver, Joan 1935-

Silver, Joan

Silver, Joan M. 1935-

Джоан Миклин Сильвер

Джоан Миклин Сильвер американская режиссёр

ג'ואן מיקלין סילבר

シルヴァー, ジョーン

Languages
English (161)

Spanish (5)

French (3)

Yiddish (1)