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Evans, Nicholas 1950-

Overview
Works: 144 works in 1,459 publications in 31 languages and 35,939 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, Bibliographic antecedent, Author of screenplay, Creator, Scenarist, 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 )

397 editions published between 1900 and 2017 in 26 languages and held by 7,060 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 loop by Nicholas Evans( Book )

174 editions published between 1985 and 2015 in 19 languages and held by 5,092 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 divide by Nicholas Evans( Book )

129 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in 11 languages and held by 5,079 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 )

146 editions published between 2001 and 2012 in 15 languages and held by 4,864 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 brave : a novel by Nicholas Evans( Book )

84 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in 10 languages and held by 4,048 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The motto of the boarding school to which Tommy Bedford is dispatched is Fortune Favours the Brave. It's 1959 and the school bristles with bullies and sadistic staff. Tommy, a quirky loner, obsessed with cowboys and Indians, needs all the bravery he can summon. Salvation comes when his glamorous actress sister is swept off to Hollywood by one of his heroes, TV cowboy Ray Montane. But with the Cold War looming, the sinister side of Tinseltown seeps through and Tommy and Diane soon find themselves in jeopardy. Forty years on, Tommy has to confront his boyhood ghosts when his own son finds himself charged with murder."--Publisher description
The horse whisperer by Nicholas Evans( Recording )

48 editions published between 1995 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,415 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 )

31 editions published between 2005 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,264 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 )

27 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,123 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 1,056 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 908 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 555 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Barton guides members of the Royal Shakespeare Company in nine intensive acting workshops, demonstrating how the Company makes Shakespeare's classic plays accessible to modern audiences without compromising the text's integrity
Francis Bacon by David Hinton( Visual )

2 editions published between 1985 and 2016 in English and held by 229 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 221 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hockney is filmed at his Los Angeles home working on his "joiner" photographs. Includes Hockney's first experiment in making fine art out of cinematography
The two traditions by John Barton( Visual )

8 editions published between 1982 and 2016 in English and held by 204 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, meter, and verse. Barton and the actors address and analyze the question of how to understand Shakespeare's texts, citing examples of his plays, and, by contrast, the writings of other British authors of the period
The horse whisperer by Robert Redford( Visual )

34 editions published between 1996 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nadat een Amerikaans meisje en haar paard bij een ongeluk ernstig gewond zijn geraakt, roept haar moeder de hulp in van een paardenfluisteraar
Passion and coolness by John Barton( Visual )

6 editions published between 1982 and 2004 in English and held by 134 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
Poetry and hidden poetry by John Barton( Visual )

5 editions published between 1982 and 1997 in English and held by 117 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 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Barton guides members of the Royal Shakespeare Company in a discussion of Shakespeare's use of irony and ambiguity, with illustrated dramatizations. Barton analyzes passages from Shakespeare's texts with the actors, and demonstrates how understanding the intended irony in a phrase or speech totally changes the perception of relationships and the character speaking. Includes passages from Julius Caesar, Richard II, the sonnets, Henry IV Part I, Coriolanus, Henry V and Troilus and Cressida
Alice in Wonderland( Visual )

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

Alice, an enigmatic young girl, wanders through a Victorian landscape populated by the most bizarre and astonishing characters. Alice gently questions each one in turn, subtly mocking their middle-class English values
Language and character by John Barton( Visual )

3 editions published between 1982 and 2002 in English and held by 109 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

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אוונס, ניקולס 1950-

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