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Hancock, Sheila 1933-

Overview
Works: 115 works in 234 publications in 2 languages and 8,610 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography  Juvenile works  Television adaptations  Animated television programs  Television comedies  Radio programs 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Commentator, Singer, Director
Classifications: PR4558, 822.33
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The boy in the striped pajamas by Mark Herman ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 2,090 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Set in Poland during World War II. Innocent and naive 8-year-old Bruno is bored and restless in his new home. Ignoring his mother, he sets off on an adventure in the woods. He comes across a high fence which separates him from the people he can see through it. Soon he meets a young boy in striped pajamas, and a surprising friendship develops
Bleak House by Charles Dickens ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and held by 1,009 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Out of an interminable court case spin three young people each searching for their place in the world. Their story moves fast, swirling through an incredible array of characters from passionate young lovers to ruthless lawyers, from an ice-cold aristocratic beauty to a shrewd relentless detective, until the final thrilling climax
Playing Shakespeare by John Barton ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 521 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
John Barton guides members of the Royal Shakespeare Company in nine intensive acting workshops, demonstrating how the Company makes Shakespeare's classic plays accessible to modern audiences without compromising the text's integrity
The tale of Pigling Bland and other stories by Beatrix Potter ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 508 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Pigling Bland's trip to market becomes an unexpected adventure when he meets Pig-wig, a lovely little pig who has been stolen, and offers to help her escape from the wicked farmer. The mischievous Tom Kitten falls into the grasp of a fat, greedy rat called Samuel Whiskers, who wants to enjoy Kitten Dumpling for his dinner. The enchanting story of a tailor working on a magnificent coat for the Mayor of Gloucester. When the tailor falls ill, the coat is mysteriously completed by secret helpers
Fortysomething ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 351 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Paul Slippery is an anxiety-ridden British doctor suffering from all those symptoms and more. His wife has embarked on a new career and perhaps an extramarital affair or two. His three oversexed sons mock him without mercy. And at work he's tangled in red tape and tormented by a flaky colleague
Romeo and Juliet by William Shakespeare ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 283 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The noble Veronese houses of Montague and Capulet are locked in a bitter feud. When Romeo, a Montague, and Juliet, a Capulet, fall in love they are swept up in a series of violent events and cruel twists of fortune
David Copperfield by Charles Dickens ( Recording )
5 editions published between 1994 and 2003 in English and held by 239 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Persecuted by his wrathful stepfather, Mr. Murdstone; deceived by his boyhood idol, the callous, charming Steerforth; driven into moral combat with the sniveling clerk Uriah Heep, and hurled, pell-mell, into a blizzard of infatuation with the adorably dim-witted Dora--He survives it all with inimitable style
Just Henry ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A period drama set in England amid the turmoil and loss following World War II. Based on the bestselling, award winning novel by Michelle Magorian
Love and death on Long Island by Richard Kwietniowski ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1997 and 1999 in English and German and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A chance encounter with struggling B-movie star Ronnie Bostock opens up a whole new world to buttoned-up British author Giles De'Ath. Focuses on the genteel obsession of an older man for a younger man
Sister act a divine musical comedy : original London cast recording by Alan Menken ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Typescript, dated Jan. 9, 2012
The anniversary by Betty Davis ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1950 and 2006 in English and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Three sons who work in the family construction business help their overbearing mother celebrate her anniversary to her late husband
The Lion, the witch & the wardrobe by C. S Lewis ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in English and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An adventure story of two brothers and two sisters who cross through an enchanted wardrobe closet into the magical world of Narnia, a land of talking animals and mythical creatures
Connections; ideas for writing by Sheila Hancock ( Book )
2 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The two of us by Sheila Hancock ( Book )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The sweet dove died by Barbara Pym ( Recording )
5 editions published between 1993 and 2012 in English and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A chance encounter over a Victorian flower book brings together Leonora, single, beautiful and approaching fifty, Humphrey, a widowed antique dealer, and James, his young, good-looking nephew. Leonora determines to eliminate her rivals for James
Using the verse ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1982 and 1988 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
John Barton guides members of the Royal Shakespeare Company in a discussion and dramatization of Shakespeare's use of blank verse. The actors discover how Shakespeare uses antithesis, short lines, end-stopped lines and pauses in the middle of a line, and why Shakespeare's lines sometimes mis-scan
The two traditions by John Barton ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1982 and 2005 in English and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Writer/presenter John Barton guides members of the Royal Shakespeare Company in a discussion and dramatization of Shakespeare's use of language, meter, and verse. Barton and the actors address and analyze the question of how to understand Shakespeare's texts, citing examples of his plays, and, by contrast, the writings of other British authors of the period
Oliver! by Lionel Bart ( Recording )
5 editions published between 1991 and 1996 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Muziek van de filmversie van de musical van Lionel Bart
The Russian bride ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Beautiful Natasha finds a new life through an Internet marriage agency, but her dreams become shattered in an abusive household. Treated as a servant, Natasha escapes from her lonely drudgery after meeting charismatic houseguest Eddie. Locked in a torrid affair and desperate to be together, their overwhelming lust sets them on a path of deceit, murder and madness in this compelling tale of desire and haunting guilt
Gone to seed ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1992 and 2008 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A family-run garden centre is inherited by three quarrelsome, unstable siblings who must join forces to save the business after they are duped into handing the deed over to a wealthy land developer
 
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Languages
English (105)
German (1)
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