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Alonso, Maria Conchita

Overview
Works: 136 works in 335 publications in 5 languages and 8,503 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Fiction  Film adaptations  Juvenile works  Comedy films  Historical fiction 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Singer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Maria Conchita Alonso
 
Most widely held works by Maria Conchita Alonso
The running man by Paul Michael Glaser ( Visual )
34 editions published between 1987 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 970 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The year is 2019. Television is now ruling people's lives. The most popular game show is The Running Man, where convicts can win pardons instead of 'parting gifts' by defeating murderous henchmen known as 'stalkers.' The stalkers haven't had much in the way of a challenge lately, that is until Ben Richards comes along
Malinche by Laura Esquivel ( Recording )
9 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 837 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Recounts the story of the love affair between the conquistador Hernan Cortez and Malinalli, his Indian intepreter during the conquest of the Aztec empire, describing her role as a mediator between two very different languages and cultures
Material girls by Martha Coolidge ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 696 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The daughters of a cosmetic company tycoon must learn what it's like without money and hired help, when a scandal in the company forces them to work for a living, while trying to clear their late father's name
Predator 2 by Steven Hopkins ( Visual )
24 editions published between 1991 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 666 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Predator is a savage alien, invisible and armed with advanced weapons. On this, his second visit to Earth, he lands in Los Angeles and begins a series of ghastly murders. It's up to a determined police lieutenant to learn what is going on, even when he is warned off by a mysterious government agent
Moscow on the Hudson ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1984 and 2013 in English and held by 648 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Circus saxophonist Vladimir Ivanoff suddenly defects from his touring troupe in that temple of "Western decadence"--Bloomingdale's. Fleeing the K.G.B., Vladimir wins asylum and moves into the crowded Harlem flat of Black security guard Lionel Witherspoon. Though Vladimir learns that life in America can be cold and even painful, he grows to love this strange and wondrous new land
Colors by Dennis Hopper ( Visual )
17 editions published between 1988 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 434 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two L.A. cops, one a veteran and one a rookie, try to bring peace to the war raging on the streets of L.A
High noon ( Visual )
9 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 416 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Just as a lawman prepares to leave his dangerous career and settle down with a new bride, a vicious killer returns to town seeking vengeance
James A. Michener's Texas by James A Michener ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1994 and 2000 in English and French and held by 413 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Based on the epic best-seller by Pulitzer Prize-winner James A. Michener, TEXAS is a sweeping, larger-than-life saga of the heroic men and women who dreamed of new lives in an untamed land--and who fought to make those dreams come true
The Lords of Salem by Rob Zombie ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 331 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Salem, Massachusetts radio DJ Heidi LaRoc ... receives a mysterious record labeled "a gift from The Lords." But when Heidi plays the disc, its bizarre sounds will trigger visions of the town's depraved past, release the darkness within her own damaged soul, and unleash the long-awaited vengeance of Satan himself"--Container
Spread ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 288 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Nikki has slept his way into a life of privilege. He lives it up at the Hollywood Hills home of Samantha, a middle-aged attorney. Everything is going swimmingly until Nikki meets a gorgeous waitress named Heather. Unbeknownst to Nikki, she is playing the same game that he is. As the truth of their life unravels, they find themselves sexually charged by a game of one-upsmanship that has them dining at fine restaurants and crashing posh parties. When the truth of their lives is revealed, it forces them to choose between love and money
Without men ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 283 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The women of a remote Latin American town are forced to pick up the pieces and remake their world when all the town's men are forcibly recruited by communist guerrillas
ESL English as a second language ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in Spanish and held by 238 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A stranger in a strange land, Bolivar De La Cruz has just crossed the border from Mexico in search of a better life. In contrast, restless, club-hopping second-generation immigrant Lola has the American Dream at her fingertips but feels like a stranger in her own life, forever caught between appeasing her old-world mother and following her heart. On the surface, despite their shared ethnic heritage, Bolivar and Lola have little in common. But when their lives unexpectedly and violently intersect, these two people from very different sides of the same culture find themselves on a collision course with events that will change their lives forever
Teeny-tiny and the witch-woman --and more spooky Halloween stories ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and held by 225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Perfect for Halloween set-ups, Scholastic presents five slightly scary stories. Witches, ghosts, and goblins are not so scary in a kid-friendly Halloween collection
The Princess and the barrio boy ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
He works multiple jobs to make his way. She works her daddy's credit card to make her wardrobe. He lives in the ghettos of East L.A. She lives in a paradise by the sea. They live worlds apart, but fate wanted them together
The House of the spirits by Bille August ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The core of this epic tale spanning three generations of the Trueba is the stormy, yet passionate, relationship between the supernaturally gifted Clara and her controlling husband Esteban, who resists change both politically and personally
Vampire's kiss ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1988 and 2002 in English and French and held by 140 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A young man at the peak of his career believes that he is a vampire after being bitten by "the woman of his dreams" on their first date
Extreme prejudice by Walter Hill ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1987 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A rum tale of friendship gone wrong, "Extreme Prejudice" presents the age-old story of two friends: one on the side of law and order, one not. El Paso based Texas Ranger Jack Benteen is intent on trying to control the drug trade, and the means breaking up the drug cartel run by his old friend Cash Bailey across the border in Mexico. His girl Sarita has tired of life with him, and returned to her former lover--Cash. Cash's cohorts have killed a local sheriff, and an unofficial, top-secret cadre of American combat veterans (apparently working for the CIA) has arrived to muddy the waters. Are they after Cash, too, or just his cash? A shootout at Cash's Mexican fortress seems inevitable, but who will be there, and on which side?
Chasing Papi ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2003 in Spanish and English and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Handsome advertising executive Tomas "Papi" Fuentes is truly, deeply in love with three different women in three different cities. There's prim-and-proper Patricia in New York, lovely Lorena in Chicago, and spicy Cici in Miami. But when all three arrive in L.A. to surprise Papi at home, the situation doesn't just heat up, it explodes!
Los gatos black on Halloween by Marisa Montes ( Recording )
3 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Easy to read, rhyming text about Halloween night incorporates Spanish words, from las brujas riding their broomsticks to los monstruos whose monstrous ball is interrupted by a true horror
The condor ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A college dropout who only wants to spend his time skateboarding loses his parents and the use of his legs in a brutal beating. Using his father's experimental robotic technology, he becomes "The condor", a superhuman out to fight crime
 
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Alternative Names
Alonso Bustillo, María Concepción
Alonso Bustillo, María Concepción 1957-
Alonso, Maria C. 1957-
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