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Hamner, Earl

Overview
Works: 286 works in 512 publications in 2 languages and 19,425 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Fiction  Juvenile works  Domestic fiction  Film adaptations  Television programs  Film and video adaptations  Short stories, American  Fantasy fiction, American  Biography 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Adapter, Narrator, Performer, Scenarist, Producer, Bibliographic antecedent
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4575
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Earl Hamner
Charlotte's web by E. B White ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1972 and 2007 in English and held by 2,828 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
E.B. White's classic children's story about a friendship between a spider and a pig
Spencer's mountain by Earl Hamner ( Book )
27 editions published between 1961 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,842 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Account of a boy's growing up in a large and impoverished family in the Blue Ridge Mountains of Virginia
The homecoming; a novel about Spencer's Mountain by Earl Hamner ( Book )
17 editions published between 1970 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,820 WorldCat member 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
E.B. White's Charlotte's web by E. B White ( Visual )
16 editions published between 1972 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 1,462 WorldCat member 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 Waltons ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1972 and 2012 in English and held by 745 WorldCat member 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 ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in English and held by 610 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Richard Thomas plays the key role of John-Boy Walton, a youth on the verge of manhood during the Great Depression and a fledgling writer whose observations are filled with the growing-up lessons and love he receives from his family
The Waltons ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in English and held by 519 WorldCat member 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
You can't get there from here by Earl Hamner ( Book )
10 editions published between 1965 and 1974 in English and held by 503 WorldCat member 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 ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in English and held by 440 WorldCat member 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 ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in English and held by 438 WorldCat member 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
The Waltons by Michael Learned ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in English and held by 424 WorldCat member 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
Twilight zone : 19 original stories on the 50th anniversary ( Book )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 416 WorldCat member 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 ( Visual )
4 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 406 WorldCat member 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 ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 358 WorldCat member 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
The Waltons ( Visual )
4 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 334 WorldCat member 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 twilight zone by Rod Serling ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 316 WorldCat member 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 ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2002 and 2006 in English and held by 313 WorldCat member 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
Lassie : a Christmas story by Earl Hamner ( Book )
2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 293 WorldCat member 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
Where the lilies bloom ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 287 WorldCat member 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
Heidi by Delbert Mann ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1991 and 2004 in English and held by 205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A Swiss orphan must leave her beloved grandfather and their happy home in the mountains to go to school and to care for an invalid girl in the city
 
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Alternative Names
Hamner, Earl Henry 1923-
Hamner Earl Jr 1923-....
Languages
English (175)
Slovenian (1)
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