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Guidall, George

Overview
Works: 1,948 works in 8,319 publications in 1 language and 348,493 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Detective and mystery fiction  Political fiction  Biography  History  Thrillers (Fiction)  Personal narratives‡vJewish  Medical fiction  Domestic fiction  Psychological fiction 
Roles: Narrator, Performer, Actor, Singer, Author
Classifications: PS3552.R354, 813.54
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Most widely held works by George Guidall
Night by Elie Wiesel( Recording )

32 editions published between 1999 and 2015 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 2,528 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Night offers a personal and unforgettable account of the appalling horrors of Hitler's reign of terror. Through the eyes of 14-year-old Eliezer, we behold the tragic fate of the Jews from the little town of Sighet. Even as they are stuffed into cattle cars bound for Auschwitz, the townspeople refuse to believe rumors of anti-Semitic atrocities. Not until they are marched toward the blazing crematory at the camp's "reception center" does the terrible truth sink in
The cat who dropped a bombshell by Lilian Jackson Braun( Recording )

29 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in English and held by 2,202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While the residents of Pickax eagerly await a festival celebrating the 150th anniversary of the town's founding, newspaper columnist James Qwilleran must entertain Harvey Ledfield, an aspiring architect. Strange occurrences seem to follow Harvey around. Koko, the Siamese cat, leaps on his head, a knitter predicts murder, and a woman comes from California to leave a message for Qwill. It's up to Koko to help Qwill piece the clues together. -- from container
The cat who had 60 whiskers by Lilian Jackson Braun( Recording )

23 editions published between 2007 and 2017 in English and held by 2,056 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With his companion Polly in Paris, Qwill keeps himself occupied by writing an absurdist play called "The Cat Who Got Elected Dog Catcher." Meanwhile, things are spicing up in Pickax. Huge inheritances from old families are suddenly and mysteriously pouring in to town, but nobody is quite sure why. Except Koko, that is--and she's not telling. Then things get really interesting when one resident drops dead from an apparent bee sting. Can Qwill and his cats get to the bottom of things?
Mayflower : a story of courage, community, and war by Nathaniel Philbrick( Recording )

21 editions published between 2006 and 2015 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 2,053 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When English Separatists flee to Holland, Dutch urban life corrupts their children and weakens their families. Convinced that God is leading them to the New World, these devout Pilgrims bravely cross the Atlantic. But after violent storms carry them far north of Hudson's River, they fight icy New England winds to build crude shelters. When half die of starvation and cold that winter, the weakened survivors have little hope of facing the specter of Indian attack--
The cat who went bananas by Lilian Jackson Braun( Recording )

18 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in English and held by 1,969 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The people of Pickax are in a state of eager anticipation. The Pirate's Chest, the long-awaited new bookstore, is finally set to open, and the Theatre Club is preparing to perform Oscar Wilde's The Importance of Being Earnest. However, the play is brought to an abrupt halt as a cast member is killed in a car accident. But was it really an accident? As suspicions rise, Qwill and his sleuthing Siamese cats have their work cut out for them
The cat who talked turkey by Lilian Jackson Braun( Recording )

20 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in English and held by 1,910 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

What Pickax, the town "400 miles north of everywhere," needs is a new bookstore. But just as Pickax prepares to celebrate the ground breaking for a new one, a body is discovered in a nearby wooded arie. Turning their attention from books to clues, Qwill, Koko, and Yum Yum set off on a hunt that will entertain
Foreign body by Robin Cook( Recording )

22 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 1,875 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During a study break, UCLA medical student Jennifer Hernandez is shocked to learn that her grandmother died during surgery in New Delhi. Desperate to find out why, she uncovers several other unexplained deaths
Crisis by Robin Cook( Recording )

18 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and held by 1,777 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shocked and humiliated by a medical malpractice lawsuit, physician Craig Bowman receives help from his estranged brother-in-law, medical examiner Jack Stapleton, who discovers trouble after exhuming the body of Craig's alleged victim
Kill shot by Vince Flynn( Recording )

36 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 1,762 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mitch Rapp is hunting down the elusive fiends who murdered 270 civilians in the Pan Am Lockerbie bombing. But mere moments after eliminating his next target in a Paris hotel, Rapp is wounded in a hail of gunfire that sends him fleeing for his life. Yet it'll soon be clear that nothing is more dangerous than a wounded and cornered Mitch Rapp
Marker by Robin Cook( Recording )

15 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in English and held by 1,691 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

New York City medical examiners Dr. Laurie Montgomery and Dr. Jack Stapleton confront a ballooning series of puzzling hospital deaths of young, healthy people after successful routine surgery. It seems impossible to determine why and how these patients are dying, yet Laurie comes to suspect that not only are the deaths related--they're intentional, suggesting the work of a remarkably clever healthcare serial killer
Critical by Robin Cook( Recording )

14 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 1,683 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Successful doctor and entrepreneur Angela Dawson has a controlling stake in Angels Healthcare, the highly successful medical company she founded. But something unexpected and deeply troubling is happening at her three New York specialty hospitals--drug-resistant staph infections are on the rise, killing patients
Extreme measures by Vince Flynn( Recording )

32 editions published between 2008 and 2015 in English and held by 1,642 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A faithful servant of his country for 16 years, first as a Marine and then as a member of the elite counterterrorism unit, Mike Nash has lived up to the call of duty. However, no amount of training or service could prepare him for his own country turning on him
The cat who brought down the house by Lilian Jackson Braun( Recording )

20 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in English and held by 1,622 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thelma Thackeray, a native of Moose County, has returned after a nearly six-decade-long career in Hollywood. And she doesn't intend to spend her time idly, either--with the acquisition of the old opera house, her plans for a film club are already becoming a reality. But Thelma's celebrated arrival is marred by the birdnapping of her fabulous Amazon parrots, and the circumstances of her twin brother's recent death appear increasingly suspicious to columnist James Qwilleran
The shape shifter by Tony Hillerman( Recording )

20 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and held by 1,616 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Retired from the Navajo Tribal Police, Lieutenant Joe Leaphorn is called upon once again to solve a crime. This time it's Joe's last case, a case that remains unsolved and continues to haunt him
The cat who smelled a rat by Lilian Jackson Braun( Recording )

16 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in English and held by 1,598 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After a long drought, the citizens of Pickax are worried about wildfires. Their fears are soon realized. With a case of arson, the shooting of a volunteer fire-watcher and the murder of the president of the curling club, James Qwilleran and Co. are called in to sniff out the rat responsible
Protect and defend by Vince Flynn( Recording )

22 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and held by 1,581 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the aftermath of an Israeli attack on Iranian nuclear facilities, CIA director Irene Kennedy and operative Mitch Kelly are dispatched to the Middle East to diffuse Iran's sworn retaliation against the United States
The cat who robbed a bank by Lilian Jackson Braun( Recording )

16 editions published between 1999 and 2011 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,550 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mr. Delachamp, an estate jeweler from Chicago, has been holding court in Pickax's newly refurbished hotel. Impoverished local gentry are offering him heirlooms, while well-heeled citizens are purchasing baubles worth thousands. Qwill finds the jeweler's cash-only policy peculiar, and even more unsettling: Koko and Yum Yum have become strangely restless.--
The sinister pig by Tony Hillerman( Recording )

20 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and held by 1,544 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The victim, well dressed but stripped of identification, is found at the edge of the vast Jicarilla Apache natural gas field just inside the jurisdiction of the Navajo Tribal Police, presenting Sergeant Jim Chee with a complex puzzle. Why did the Washington office of the FBI snatch custody of this case from its local agents, cover it with secrecy, and call it a hunting accident? What was the victim seeking among the maze of pipelines and pumping stations in America's largest gas field?
Everyman by Philip Roth( Recording )

14 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and held by 1,527 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Relates the story of a thirty-four-year old man who is obsessed with mortality.--
The gunslinger by Stephen King( Recording )

26 editions published between 1982 and 2017 in English and held by 1,524 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The first book of Stephen King's series introduces the haunting figure, Roland of Gilead, the last gunslinger
 
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The cat who dropped a bombshellThe cat who had 60 whiskersMayflower : a story of courage, community, and warThe cat who went bananasThe cat who talked turkeyForeign bodyCrisisKill shot
Alternative Names
George Guidall

George Guidall Amerikaans acteur

Джордж Гуидалл

喬治·圭德爾

Languages
English (431)