Most widely held works about Earl Hamner
Most widely held works by Earl Hamner
Charlotte's web ( Visual )
21 editions published between 1972 and 2006 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 2,261 libraries worldwide
The story of Wilbur the pig and how, through his friendship with Charlotte the spider, he became famous and learned about life and death.
The homecoming; a novel about Spencer's Mountain by Earl Hamner ( Book )
25 editions published between 1970 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 1,820 libraries worldwide
When Clay Spencer is late arriving home on Christmas Eve, the oldest of his eight children becomes involved in unexpected, often dangerous adventures while searching for him.
Spencer's mountain by Earl Hamner ( Book )
29 editions published between 1961 and 2005 in 5 languages and held by 1,660 libraries worldwide
Account of a boy's growing up in a large and impoverished family in the Blue Ridge Mountains of Virginia.
Charlotte's web ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 798 libraries worldwide
Fern is a young farm girl who rescues the runt, Wilbur. Wilbur the pig is saved from certain death and Fern visits him every day at her Uncle Homer's farm. But it's Wilbur's friendship with Charlotte the spider that ultimately saves him from the "smoke house." Charlotte's talent for weaving praiseworthy words about Wilbur into her web turns the Zuckerman farm into a tourist attraction.
The Waltons. The complete first season ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 596 libraries worldwide
Five-disc set contains all 24 year-one episodes of the series about John-Boy Walton, a youth on the verge of manhood during the Great Depression.
The Waltons. The complete second season ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 532 libraries worldwide
Five-disc set contains all 24 year-two episodes of the series about John-Boy Walton, a youth on the verge of manhood during the Great Depression.
You can't get there from here by Earl Hamner ( Book )
11 editions published between 1965 and 1974 in English and German and held by 513 libraries worldwide
Sixteen-year-old Wes Scott spends a day searching for his father in New York City's shops, hotels and taverns.
The Waltons. The complete third season ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 414 libraries worldwide
Five-disc set contains all 24 year-three episodes of the series about John-Boy Walton, a youth on the verge of manhood during the Great Depression.
Twilight zone : 19 original stories on the 50th anniversary ( Book )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 394 libraries worldwide
A volume of new tales in the style of the original television series, written to commemorate its fiftieth anniversary, includes contributions by such leading genre authors as Whitley Streiber, Timothy Zahn, and Peter S. Beagle.
The Waltons. Season 6 ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 374 libraries worldwide
Television series about the Walton family living on Walton's Mountain in the Blue Ridge Mountains of Virginia. This season is a big year for welcomes-- welcome back to John-Boy, visiting from New York, and to Grandma, finally home from the hospital. And welcome to the family for Mary Ellen and Curt's baby boy, John Curtis. But all that joy is set against the tragedy of events in the outside world. As the Fall of 1939 turns into the Spring of 1940, war rages in Europe-- and the Waltons are soon caught in its chilling grasp. Curt is called up for duty, soldiers train on Walton property, the first local enlistee dies, and British children flee the Blitz for the safety of the Blue Ridge Mountains. The Depression is ending-- but even tougher times lie ahead.
Where the lilies bloom ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 367 libraries worldwide
Mary Call Luther lives happily with her father and three siblings in the remote Smoky mountains of North Carolina. Her idyllic childhood ends abruptly when her father dies. Though she is the second eldest, Mary Call emerges as the head of the family, determined to do what she must to fulfill her deathbed promise to her father to keep the orphans together.
The Waltons. The complete fourth season ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 344 libraries worldwide
Through tests, tears, and triumphs as a fire drives the Waltons from their home, John-Boy becomes a scriptwriter, Mary Ellen applies to nursing school, and Jim-Bob discovers a fact about his birth, all while Hitler and Mussolini threaten the world.
The Waltons. The complete seventh season ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 318 libraries worldwide
Television series about the Walton family living on Walton's Mountain in the Blue Ridge Mountains of Virginia. In this season, the Waltons plunge into the chaos and heroism of World War II. John-Boy reports from London for "Stars and Stripes," Mary Ellen nurses the war wounded, Jason, Ben and even Jim-Bob debate joining up, and John and Olivia expand their lumber business to aid in the war effort. But the personal events are almost as dramatic: still reeling from Grandpa's death, the family experiences the sorrow of losing another family member-- and the surprise of gaining a new Walton.
The Waltons. The complete eighth season ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 291 libraries worldwide
Olivia returns home, her health restored. Ben and Cindy welcome another Walton into the world. Cousin Rose and her grandchildren fill empty rooms in the Walton home. Mary Ellen and Erin challenge scoffing men in a horse race. Jim-Bob graduates from high school and makes a decision that fills the family with profound pride.
Lassie : a Christmas story by Earl Hamner ( Book )
3 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 272 libraries worldwide
When Lassie leads rescuers to Timmy's mom, whose truck has slid off the road and overturned in a steep snow-filled ravine, they are all able to return home safely for a special Christmas celebration.
The Waltons. The complete ninth season ( Visual )
4 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 268 libraries worldwide
In the final season, World War II ends and the Walton family members return to their lives on Walton's Mountain to face the new challenges peace brings.
The Avocado Drive zoo : at home with my family and the creatures we've loved by Earl Hamner ( Book )
2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 251 libraries worldwide
The author, a television producer and writer, shares his experiences raising a family in California, and interacting with various family pets and wildlife.
The twilight zone. Season 4 ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 231 libraries worldwide
The fourth season of this classic groundbreaking series saw the beginning of one-hour episodes. This allowed for more elaborate and detailed stories which plunged viewers even further into the twilight zone.
The twilight zone. Season 5 ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 198 libraries worldwide
A collection of tales which range from comic to tragic, but most often have a wicked sense of humor and are filled with unexpected twists. Includes a bonus episode of American Masters profiling Rod Serling.
The Waltons. The complete fifth season ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 194 libraries worldwide
John-Boy becomes a publisher of the Blue Ridge Chronicle and Mary Ellen becomes the first Walton child to marry. More adventures await.
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Hamner, Earl Henry 1923-
Hamner, Earl Jr 1923-....
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