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Evans, Nicholas 1950-

Overview
Works: 142 works in 1,322 publications in 30 languages and 35,835 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Romance fiction  Psychological fiction  Domestic fiction  Nature stories  Drama  Western fiction  Film adaptations  Documentary television programs  Nonfiction television programs 
Roles: Author, Producer, Author of screenplay, Bibliographic antecedent, Scenarist, Creator, Contributor
Classifications: PR6055.V213, 813.54
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Nicholas Evans
The horse whisperer by Nicholas Evans( Book )

396 editions published between 1900 and 2017 in 26 languages and held by 7,134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A girl on a horse is involved in a car accident, loses a leg and the horse goes mad. As she won't allow him to be destroyed, her mother, a New York magazine editor, quits job and husband and takes horse and daughter to a rancher in Montana, said to cure horses by talking to them. Despite cultural differences--she is British--love blooms between editor and rancher
The divide by Nicholas Evans( Book )

127 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in 11 languages and held by 5,093 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two backcountry skiers find the body of a young woman embedded in the ice of a remote mountain creek. All through the night, police work with arc lights and chain saws to dig her out. But identification doesn't take as long. Abbie Cooper is wanted for murder and acts of eco-terrorism, and her picture is on law-enforcement computers all across America. But just how did she die? And what was the trail of events that led this joyous, golden child of a loving family so tragically astray?
The smoke jumper by Nicholas Evans( Book )

143 editions published between 2001 and 2012 in 15 languages and held by 4,924 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A woman must choose between two men, best friends, who both love her, in a story of love, loyalty, honor, and guilt set against the perilous backdrop of wilderness firefighting
The loop by Nicholas Evans( Book )

52 editions published between 1998 and 2015 in 12 languages and held by 4,706 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A conflict breaks out between cattle ranchers and government agents in Montana over the killing of wolves, a protected species. On the positive side this is how Luke Calder, son of the leading rancher meets and falls in love with Helen Ross, a government biologist. By the author of The Horse Whisperer
The brave : a novel by Nicholas Evans( Book )

83 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in 10 languages and held by 4,082 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tom Bedford has put his past behind him--until his son Danny is charged with murder. In the chaos of war, Danny has been caught in a violent skirmish gone bloodily awry, and the Army needs someone to pay for the mistake. Shocked into action, Tom confronts the violence in his past and fights to save the son he'd let slip away
The horse whisperer by Nicholas Evans( Recording )

47 editions published between 1995 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,438 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A forty-ton truck hurtles out of control on a snowy country road, a teenage girl on horseback in its path. In a few seconds, the life of a family is shattered. And a mother's quest begins--to save her maimed daughter and a horse driven mad by pain
The divide by Nicholas Evans( Recording )

29 editions published between 2005 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,283 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two backcountry skiers find the body of a young woman embedded in the ice of a remote mountain creek. All through the night, police work with arc lights and chain saws to dig her out. But identification doesn't take as long. Abbie Cooper is wanted for murder and acts of eco-terrorism, and her picture is on law-enforcement computers all across America. But just how did she die? And what was the trail of events that led this joyous, golden child of a loving family so tragically astray?
The brave : a novel by Nicholas Evans( Recording )

26 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Years after his rising career was ruined in a violent incident, former western movie star Tom Bedford now lives alone in rural Montana. He rarely sees his son Danny, who is currently deployed in Iraq. But when Danny is charged with murder in the aftermath of a ground skirmish gone wrong, Tom does everything he can to help his son, while simultaneously confronting his own dark past
The loop by Nicholas Evans( Recording )

46 editions published between 1985 and 2016 in English and held by 1,070 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A pack of wolves is reintroduced to the mountains of Montana, reawakening hatreds and threatening to tear a town apart
The smoke jumper by Nicholas Evans( Recording )

32 editions published between 2001 and 2005 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 923 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A woman camping with a group of troubled teenagers has her life changed forever by a deadly fire and the man who comes to save them, a man she loves along with another, forcing her to make a difficult choice
Playing Shakespeare( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 553 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"How does this world-renowned troupe make classic plays accessible to modern audiences, without compromising the text's integrity? How do actors search Shakespeare's verse for hidden clues to their characters' motivations? How do they balance intellect and passion to make theatre's most famous soliloquies seem fresh? The answers come from Barton and 21 of Britain's finest actors, including Oscar® winners Judi Dench (Shakespeare in Love, Iris), Ben Kingsley (Gandhi, Schindler's List), and Peggy Ashcroft (A Passage to India); Ian McKellen (The Lord of the Rings); Patrick Stewart (X-Men, Star Trek: The Next Generation); and David Suchet (Agatha Christie's Poirot)."--Publisher's website
Francis Bacon by David Hinton( Visual )

2 editions published between 1985 and 2016 in English and held by 234 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This program follows [Francis Bacon, widely regarded as the greatest British painter of the twentieth century,] from his studio, where he starts work every day at dawn, to his favorite drinking club, and gambling joint in Soho and explores how his way of life affects his vision of the world."--Container
David Hockney : a bigger picture by Bruno Wollheim( Visual )

9 editions published between 1982 and 2012 in English and held by 229 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This sweeping survey of the renowned British artist's work concentrates on his forays into photography and cinematography
The two traditions by John Barton( Visual )

8 editions published between 1982 and 2016 in English and held by 205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Barton guides members of the Royal Shakespeare Company in a discussion and dramatization of Shakespeare's use of language, metre and verse. Barton and the actors address and analyse the question of how to understand Shakespeare's texts, citing examples from his plays (The merchant of Venice, Hamlet and Othello), and, by contrast, the writings of other British authors of the period, seeking to meet the difficulty of performing 16th century plays in modern times and to arrive at an effective balance between naturalistic speech and poetic language
Passion and coolness by John Barton( Visual )

6 editions published between 1982 and 2004 in English and held by 131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

To illustrate how Hamlet's advice to the players expresses Shakespeare's direction that actors be natural and not false or grotesque, Barton guides members of the Royal Shakespeare Company in a discussion and dramatization of Shakespeare's use of passion and coolness. They demonstrate deliberate and striking inconsistencies in Shakespeare's characters; how Shakespeare's language can affect an audience; and the balancing of heightened language, naturalistic performance, emotion and intellect
The horse whisperer by Robert Redford( Visual )

30 editions published between 1996 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After a devastating riding accident, a young girl and her beloved horse are both left with serious physical and emotional scars. Determined to help, the girl's desperate mother (Thomas) travels west to seek out the "Horse Whisperer." When she meets this rugged, down-to-earth rancher (Reford), she discovers his extraordinary gift with the animals he touches
Poetry and hidden poetry by John Barton( Visual )

5 editions published between 1982 and 1997 in English and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presenter John Barton leads members of the Royal Shakespeare Company in a discussion of Shakespeare's use of poetry and hidden poetry in seemingly unpoetic lines. Barton and the actors demonstrate how polysyllables trip easily off the tongue, while monosyllabic lines and words are packed with thoughts and feelings. They also explore Shakespeare's use of the words "time" and "death," along with contrast and sudden changes that occur
Irony and ambiguity( Visual )

6 editions published between 1982 and 2004 in English and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Barton guides members of the Royal Shakespeare Company in a discussion and dramatization of Shakespeare's use of irony and ambiguity. Barton analyzes some of Shakespeare's texts with the actors, and demonstrates how understanding the intended irony in a phrase or speech totally changes the perception of the character speaking
Alice in Wonderland( Visual )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A subversive and haunting retelling of the classic children's story. This Victorian Gothic version captures the menacing undertones of Lewis Carroll's story while poking fun at middle-class England
Language and character by John Barton( Visual )

3 editions published between 1982 and 2002 in English and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presenter/director John Barton guides members of the Royal Shakespeare Company in a discussion and dramatization of Shakespeare's use of language to define character, and his characters' use of heightened language to achieve their intentions. Explores the Elizabethan relish of words and the use of Elizabethan English in the development of Shakespeare's characters
 
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Николас Эванс

Эванс, Николас 1950-

אוונס, ניקולס 1950-

ניקולס אוונס

نيكولاس إيفانز

エヴァンス, ニコラス

ニコラス・エヴァンズ

尼古拉斯·埃文斯

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