Most widely held works about Jackie Burroughs
Most widely held works by Jackie Burroughs
An Avonlea Christmas ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1998 and 2006 in English and held by 395 libraries worldwide
When Hetty King, the town's leading educator, becomes ill, she re-evaluates her relationships and accomplishments in life.
Willard ( Visual )
4 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 386 libraries worldwide
Willard has been picked on and pushed around his whole life and is a twentysomething man who still lives at home with his nagging mother. He works at a shipping company for a stern, authoritarian supervisor. When Willard becomes fascinated with a hidden nest of rats living in his decrepit home, they become both his friends and his aggressors. He sics them upon anyone who crosses his path. But one rat, Ben, isn't so amenable to Willard's orders, and a horrifying test of wills begins.
The Care bears movie ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in English and held by 300 libraries worldwide
Way up high where the clouds and rainbows live, the Care Bears watch over the Earth and make sure everyone is kind and friendly to one another. So when they see an evil spirit trick a a lonely boy into helping make people mean, the Bear heroes jump into action! The come to the rescue with the animals from the Forest of Feelings, but it is going to take an awful lot of love to defeat the spirit's powerful spell.
Road to Avonlea the movie ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1992 and 2003 in English and held by 281 libraries worldwide
After her father is accused of embezzlement, wealthy Sara Stanley is sent to live with relatives on Prince Edward Island. While there she must cope with her infamous aunts Hetty and Olivia and with the mischievous antics of her jealous cousins. Soon Sara must make a heartwrenching decision whether to stay in Avonlea or return to her father.
Armistead Maupin's More tales of the city ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1998 and 2004 in English and held by 277 libraries worldwide
Brought to life is San Francisco in the 1970's. The quirky lovelorn tenants of 28 Barbary Lane are following their fortunes and follies under the watchful eye of their maternal landlady. Intersecting lives, gleeful coincidences and innocent raunch are all part of the fun.
The Grey fox ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1982 and 2007 in English and held by 236 libraries worldwide
Bill Miner is a sixty-year-old man who is attempting to pick up the pieces of his life after serving 30 years in San Quentin for stagecoach robbery. Times has changed but his joy for life have not abandoned him. With the vigor of a sixteen year old, Miner begins a new profession -- train robbery.
Taking care of terrific ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 229 libraries worldwide
14-year-old Enid Crowley hates her name and everything about her boring life. This all changes when she becomes a full-time babysitter to a sheltered little boy.
Road to Avonlea. The complete second volume ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in English and held by 213 libraries worldwide
Follows the adventures of Sara Stanley who is forced to live with her deceased mother's relatives in the town of Avonlea, Prince Edward Island. Sara's antics and misadventures lead her through tales of romance and fancy, and tragedy and comedy.
Tales from Avonlea ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 210 libraries worldwide
"In this soul-stirring collection, Sara Stanley comes of age in an all-new environment filled with family, friends, and foes. Amazing events follow as Sara gets acquainted with her emotionally guarded guardian, Aunt Hetty, and feuds and frolics with her prank-playing cousins, Felix and Felicity."--Container.
Road to Avonlea. The complete third volume ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and held by 194 libraries worldwide
While Olivia's simple wedding plans get wildly out of hand once Hetty takes over and alienates everyone in the family. Sara trades places with a street-smart waif that passes as her double. She lands in serious danger when she runs away from home with Gus Pike. It ends with the death of Marilla Cuthbert.
Lost and delirious ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and German and held by 190 libraries worldwide
The story of three adolescent girls and their experience with first love and the discovery of sexual passion.
Anne of Green Gables the collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 183 libraries worldwide
Anne, an eleven-year-old orphan, is sent by mistake to live with a lonely, middle-aged brother and sister on a Prince Edward Island farm and proceeds to make an indelible impression on everyone around her; Anne, now a young woman, has become a teacher and dreams of meeting her ideal man; After a series of disappointments, Anne and her husband Gilbert return to Avonlea in search of happiness, but soon face the challenges of war when newly enlisted Gilbert is lost and Anne travels to Europe to find him.
Road to Avonlea. The complete sixth volume ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 183 libraries worldwide
The inhabitants of Avonlea continue to grow and learn the hardships and joys of life.
Road to Avonlea. The complete fourth volume ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 182 libraries worldwide
While awaiting the birth of their first baby, Jasper and Olivia's relatives engage in a family feud. New relationships ignite and Avonlea needs to be saved from a land developer.
Road to Avonlea. The complete seventh volume ( Visual )
4 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 181 libraries worldwide
"In this dramatic season, the King family copes with difficult personal and community changes that threaten to change their lives forever"--Container.
Road to Avonlea. The complete fifth volume ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 181 libraries worldwide
As Sara becomes a young lady she must prepare for the day that she will leave the security of her home.
Armistead Maupin's further tales of the city ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 145 libraries worldwide
In the middle of the hippest city in America, the wild residents of 28 Barbary Lane are living the San Francisco high life to the fullest.
Road to Avonlea. The complete first season Les contes d'Avonlea. L'intégrale de la première saison ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 125 libraries worldwide
Sara Stanley is forced to move in with her deceased mother's relatives in the charming town of Avonlea, Prince Edward Island.
Heavy metal ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1986 and 2011 in English and held by 124 libraries worldwide
Based on the fantastical illustrated magazine Heavy metal, producer Ivan Reitman enlists the help of some of Hollywood's animation masters to to create the otherworldly tale of a glowing green orb from outer space that spreads destruction throughout the galaxy. Only when it encounters its one true enemy -- to whom it is inexplicably drawn -- will goodness prevail in the universe.
Anne of Green Gables ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2002 and 2006 in English and held by 116 libraries worldwide
Anne, an eleven-year-old orphan, is sent by mistake to live with a lonely, middle-aged brother and sister on a Prince Edward Island farm and proceeds to make an indelible impression on everyone around her.
Animated films Boarding school students California--San Francisco Canada Care Bears (Fictitious characters) Children's films City and town life Country life Drama Families Fantasy films Feature films Feature films Fiction Films Films for the hearing impaired First loves Gay men Girls Good and evil Heavy metal (Music) Horror films Husband and wife Juvenile works Lesbians Loneliness in children Made-for-TV movies Man-woman relationships Motion pictures Orphans Prince Edward Island Rats as pets Rats--Training Shirley, Anne (Fictitious character) Short films Single women Spirits Supervisors Teachers Television adaptations Television mini-series Television programs Television programs Television series Tricks United States Video recordings--for the hearing impaired Western films World War (1914-1918) Young women