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Brown, Blair

Overview
Works: 492 works in 1,529 publications in 4 languages and 55,632 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Drama  Domestic fiction  Juvenile works  Science fiction television programs  Television series  Documentary films  Documentary television programs  History  Psychological fiction 
Roles: Narrator, Actor, Performer, Commentator, Director, Recipient, Author, nar, Interviewee
Classifications: PS3570.Y45, 813.54
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Blair Brown
 
Most widely held works by Blair Brown
Number the stars by Lois Lowry( Recording )

49 editions published between 1989 and 2017 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 2,091 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ten-year-old Annemarie Johansen and her best friend Ellen Rosen often think of life before the war. It's now 1943 and their life in Copenhagen is filled with school, food shortages, and the Nazi soldiers marching through town. When the Jews of Denmark are "relocated," Ellen moves in with the Johansens and pretends to be one of the family. Soon Annemarie is asked to go on a dangerous mission to save Ellen's life
The Buddha by David Grubin( Visual )

9 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 1,460 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recounts the life of the Buddha and presents the tenets of Buddhism
Digging to America : [a novel] by Anne Tyler( Recording )

22 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in English and held by 1,301 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two families awaiting the arrival of their adopted infant daughters from Korea meet at the airport. The families lives become interwined after the Donaldsons, a young American couple invite the Yazdan's, Maryam, her son and his Iranian American wife to an arrival party, which becomes an annual event. Maryam, who came to this country thirty-five years earlier, feels her values threatened when she is courted by a newly widowed Donaldson. A penetrating light on the American way as seen from two perspectives, those who are born here and those who are still struggling to fit in
The secret life of the brain( Visual )

6 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in English and held by 1,290 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This series explores the startling new map of the brain that has emerged from the past decade of neuroscience and shares a revelatory view of this most complicated organ, which now contradicts much of what we previously believed. Narrated by actress Blair Brown, the series tells stories through a mix of personal histories, expert commentary and cutting-edge animation. Viewers will not only learn startling new truths about the brain, they will voyage inside it
Dogville by Lars von Trier( Visual )

37 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,204 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Grace arrives in the isolated town of Dogville, on the run from gangsters. The townspeople agree to hide her. However, when outsiders start looking for the fugitive, the locals make demands of Grace in exchange for the risk of harboring her. But Grace has a secret and its a dangerous one. Dogville may regret it ever decided to bare its teeth
The senator's wife by Sue Miller( Recording )

19 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 1,107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Meri is newly married, pregnant, and standing on the cusp of her life as a wife and mother, recognizing with some terror the gap between reality and expectation. Delia Naughton - wife of the two-term liberal senator Tom Naughton - is Meri's new neighbor in the adjacent New England town house. Delia's husband's chronic infidelity has been an open secret in Washington circles, but despite the complexity of their relationship, the bond between them remains strong. What keeps people together, even in the midst of profound betrayal?"--Container
Back when we were grownups by Anne Tyler( Recording )

22 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in English and held by 1,083 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A middle-aged grandmother feels she has turned into the wrong person, and tries to recover her girlhood self
Destination America( Visual )

5 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 1,040 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Destination America looks at the driving forces that have compelled individuals to immigrate to America and, in particular, the immigration of women who have come to this country in search of opportunity and basic human rights denied them in their homelands
The amateur marriage : [a novel] by Anne Tyler( Recording )

25 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in English and held by 982 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of two people struggling in a marriage that never should have been. As they become the guardians of their grandson, their deep-rooted differences become unbearable
Fringe( Visual )

22 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 979 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three unlikely colleagues - a beautiful young FBI agent, a brilliant scientist who's spent the last 17 years in a mental institution, and the scientist's sardonic son - investigate a series of bizarre deaths and disasters known as 'the pattern.' Someone is using our world as an experimental lab. And all clues lead to Massive Dynamic, a shadowy global corporation that may be more powerful than any nation
All the stars in the heavens : a novel by Adriana Trigiani( Recording )

18 editions published between 2004 and 2016 in English and held by 950 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The movie business is booming in 1935 when twenty-one-year-old Loretta Young meets thirty-four-year-old Clark Gable on the set of The Call of the Wild. Though he's already married, Gable falls for the stunning and vivacious young actress instantly. Far from the glittering lights of Hollywood, Sister Alda Ducci has been forced to leave her convent and begin a new journey that leads her to Loretta. Becoming Miss Young's secretary, the innocent and pious young Alda must navigate the wild terrain of Hollywood with fierce determination and a moral code that derives from her Italian roots. Over the course of decades, she and Loretta encounter scandal and adventure, choose love and passion, and forge an enduring bond of love and loyalty that will be put to the test when they eventually face the greatest obstacle of their lives
Last kiss by Luanne Rice( Recording )

14 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 936 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hubbard's Point, Connecticut. Nearly a year after the death of eighteen-year-old Charlie, singer-songwriter Sheridan Rosslare still hasn't played a note of the music that was once her life's passion. Tucked away in the beach house where she raised her only child, she lives with her memories of him and a grief too big to share even with her beloved sisters or her dear friend Stevie Moore. Nor can Stevie comfort Charlie's heartbroken girlfriend, Nell Kilvert, whom she regards as a daughter. Nell won't rest until she finds out what really happened to the boy she loved. Out of the past she summons a man she believes cares enough, and is tough enough, to uncover the truth--Sheridan's long-ago soul mate, Gavin Dawson.--From publisher description
Altered states by Ken Russell( Visual )

39 editions published between 1980 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 898 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Research scientist Eddie Jessup (William Hurt) believes other states of consciousness are as real as everyday reality. Using sensory deprivation, then adding powerful hallucinogenic drugs, he explores these altered states ... and endures experiences that make madness seem a blessing
Inés of my soul by Isabel Allende( Recording )

15 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and held by 856 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chronicles the life of Inés Suárez, a Spanish conquistadora who toiled to build the nationa of Chile. Born into a poor family in Spain, Inés works hard to make ends meet. It is the sixteenth century, and when her shifless husband disappears to the New World, Inés uses the opportunity to search for him as an excuse to flee her stifling homeland and seek adventure. After her treacherous journey takes her to Peru, she leanrs that her husband had died in battle. Soon, she begins a fiery love affair with a man who will change the chourse of her life: Pedro de Valdivia, war hero and field marshal to the famed Francisco Pizarro
Olive's ocean by Kevin Henkes( Recording )

22 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in English and held by 842 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On a summer visit to her grandmother's cottage by the ocean, twelve-year-old Martha gains perspective on the death of a classmate, on her relationship with her grandmother, on her feelings for an older boy, and on her plans to be a writer
Fringe by Joshua Jackson( Visual )

8 editions published in 2010 in English and French and held by 838 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Season Two contains worlds (and alternative worlds) of excitement complete with shape-shifters, cryonic heads, belly-dwelling beasts, and people who turn to ashes before our eyes. But the overarching narrative takes three clandestine FBI agents, Olivia Dunham, Peter Bishop, and Walter Bishop, through a mind-bending investigation of a parallel reality that threatens to destroy ours
The Jewish Americans by Andrew. ; Fabian, Rhonda. ; Baber, Jerry Schlessinger( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 812 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chronicles the 350 year saga of immigrants who gradually wove themselves into the fabric of American life without abandoning their traditions
Fringe by Joshua Jackson( Visual )

14 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and French and held by 808 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Fringe team escapes from the parallel universe, except for Olivia, trapped in the other world and replaced in ours by her double, who turns Peter and Olivia's tentative relationship into a love affair
Fringe( Visual )

18 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 791 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Who are you? After sacrificing himself to save both worlds, Peter mysteriously returns to ours. But he has been forgotten, by Olivia, by Walter, by everyone. It's as if he never existed. At the same time, shapeshifters controlled by an unknown master begin an onslaught of destruction, and now the two former enemy universes must cooperate to defy a common foe. Fringe's thrilling 22-episode fourth season continues the inspired series' synthesis of astounding phenomena and baffling secrets
Zorro by Isabel Allende( Recording )

12 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and held by 765 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Between California and Barcelona, the persona of Zorro is formed, a great hero is born and the legend begins. After many adventures, Diego de la Vega, a.k.a. Zorro, returns to America to reclaim the hacienda on which he was raised and to seek justice for all who cannot fight for it themselves
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Number the stars
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Digging to America : [a novel]The senator's wifeBack when we were grownupsThe amateur marriage : [a novel]FringeLast kissAltered statesInés of my soul
Alternative Names
Blair Brown actrice américaine

Blair Brown actriu estatunidenca

Blair Brown actriz estadounidense

Blair Brown ameerika näitleja

Blair Brown American actress

Blair Brown Amerikaans actrice

Blair Brown amerikai színésznő

Blair Brown amerikāņu aktieris

Blair Brown attrice statunitense

Blair Brown dramatan Lamerikänik

Blair Brown US-amerikanische Schauspielerin

Blair Brown Usana aktoro

Blair Brown usona aktoro

Blair Brown yhdysvaltalainen näyttelijä

Brown, Bonnie Blair.

Brown, Bonnie Blair 1946-

Блэр Браун американская актриса театра и кино

בלייר בראון

בלייר בראון שחקנית אמריקאית

بلير براون ممثلة أمريكية

بلیر براون

بلیر براون بازیگر آمریکایی

بلیئر براؤن

ব্লেয়ার ব্রাউন মার্কিন অভিনেত্রী

블레어 브라운

ブレア・ブラウン

布萊兒·布朗

布萊爾·布朗

Languages
English (367)

French (7)

German (1)

Spanish (1)