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Wallace, Daniel 1959-

Overview
Works: 60 works in 330 publications in 18 languages and 11,383 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Drama  Fantasy films  Film adaptations  Domestic fiction  Psychological fiction  Humorous fiction  Bildungsromans  Juvenile works  Picture books 
Roles: Author, Bibliographic antecedent, Illustrator
Classifications: PN1997.2, 813.54
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Daniel Wallace
 
Most widely held works by Daniel Wallace
Big fish : a novel of mythic proportions by Daniel Wallace( Book )

53 editions published between 1998 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 2,249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Now that his father is dying, William Bloom realizes he hardly knows him, but the father is more interested in evading his questions than answering them. So Bloom reconstructs his father's life with a series of heroic tales and in the process gets to know him
Extraordinary adventures by Daniel Wallace( Book )

9 editions published in 2017 in 3 languages and held by 1,019 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A large-hearted and optimistic novel, Extraordinary Adventures is the latest from the New York Times bestselling Daniel Wallace. Edsel Bronfman works as a junior executive shipping clerk for an importer of Korean flatware. He lives in a seedy neighborhood and spends his free time with his spirited mother. Things happen to other people, and Bronfman knows it. Until, that is, he gets a call from operator 61217 telling him that he's won a free weekend at a beachfront condo in Destin, Florida. But there's a catch: the offer is intended for a couple, and Bronfman has only seventy-nine days to find someone to take with him. The phone call jolts Bronfman into motion, initiating a series of truly extraordinary adventures as he sets out to find a companion for his weekend getaway. Open at last to the possibilities of life, Bronfman now believes that anything can happen. And it does"--
The kings and queens of Roam by Daniel Wallace( Book )

10 editions published between 2013 and 2015 in English and Korean and held by 1,001 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When their parents die an untimely death, a blind, naïve younger sister becomes wholly dependent on her bitter and conniving older sister, who overprotectively imparts stories of a brutal and dangerous world until the younger sister makes a surprising choice
Mr. Sebastian and the negro magician : a novel by Daniel Wallace( Book )

26 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in 7 languages and held by 800 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traveling through the Deep South in 1950 with Jeremiah Musgrove's Chinese Circus, magician Henry Walker finds himself in deep trouble with three angry white teenagers, while his friends from the circus describe how Henry received the gift of magic from the devil himself
The Watermelon King by Daniel Wallace( Book )

14 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in 5 languages and held by 784 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Watermelon King takes readers back to Ashland, Alabama -- immortalized in Big Fish -- a fictional town whose identity is based on its long-ago abundance of watermelons. Thomas Rider knows almost nothing about his parents, only that his mother died the day he was born in Ashland. When his grandfather dies, he travels there and interviews the townspeople, learning of the town's bizarre past. Most important, he learns about the Watermelon Festival, which at one time occurred annually and would symbolically ensure the continued fertility of the crop that sustained them -- and how his mother came to destroy it. Piecing together his own identity as well as that of the town, Thomas finds himself immersed in a series of events that turns everything he knows upside down. Outrageous at times and heartbreaking at others, The Watermelon King is a vivid exploration of the power of history and of storytelling, of identity and myth. This novel is Wallace's bravest, most provocative, and most inventive work to date"--Publisher's description
Big fish : a novel of mythic proportions by Daniel Wallace( )

22 editions published between 1998 and 2012 in English and French and held by 710 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sitting by his father's deathbed, William Bloom tries to understand the man quickly slipping away, who is more interested in evading his son's questions than answering them. So William reconstructs his father's life through a series of stories, and in doing so finds a way to say goodbye
Ray in reverse by Daniel Wallace( Book )

10 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 645 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Sitting in Last Words group where everyone is recounting their last words on earth, Ray is embarrassed. He didn't declare his love. He didn't say anything symbolic. He didn't reveal his benevolence or goodwill. In fact, he didn't even finish his sentence. His words didn't measure up, and now he can't seem to get them out of his head. Now, in Heaven, he has time to reflect on his short life of fifty years."--Jacket
Big fish by Tim Burton( Visual )

65 editions published between 2003 and 2017 in 10 languages and held by 341 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story revolves around a dying father and his son, who is trying to learn more about his dad by piecing together the stories he has gathered over the years. The son winds up re-creating his father's elusive life in a series of legends and myths inspired by the few facts he knows. Through these tales, the son begins to understand his father's great feats and his great failings
Mr. Sebastian and the negro magician by Daniel Wallace( Recording )

9 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 316 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traveling through the 1950s South with Jeremiah Musgrove's Chinese Circus is Henry Walker, formerly a world-class illusionist. Although Henry's abilities have declined precipitously, his black skin and green eyes make him a novelty to crowds. But when Henry finds trouble with a group of white teens, his very life is at stake
Supergirl : daughter of Krypton by Daniel Wallace( Book )

2 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 247 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains the back story of Superman's cousin, Kara Zor-El-- Supergirl--from her life as a teenager on Krypton and her arrival on Earth after years in suspended animation to her efforts to adjust to human society and her role as a superhero
The kings and queens of Roam by Daniel Wallace( Recording )

9 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Helen and Rachel McCallister may be sisters, but they have little in common. Older sister Helen is both cutting and scheming. Rachel is lovely, innocent, and blind. When their parents suddenly pass away, Helen becomes the one that Rachel turns to. Helen decides to deceive her sister, making her believe that the world is horrible place and that Rachel could never make it alone
Big fish : a novel of mythic proportions by Daniel Wallace( Book )

18 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in 12 languages and held by 199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Now that his father is dying, William Bloom realizes he hardly knows him, but the father is more interested in evading his questions than answering them. So Bloom reconstructs his father's life with a series of heroic tales and in the process gets to know him
Big fish : the shooting script by John August( Book )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The cat's pajamas by Daniel Wallace( Book )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 166 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Though he lived in a time long ago when cats all dressed alike, Louis Fellini was a different sort of cat who liked to be himself, instead of just a copy cat
Big fish (2003) : shooting script by Daniel Wallace( )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Extraordinary adventures by Daniel Wallace( Recording )

7 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A large-hearted and optimistic novel, Extraordinary Adventures is the latest from the New York Times bestselling Daniel Wallace. Edsel Bronfman works as a junior executive shipping clerk for an importer of Korean flatware. He lives in a seedy neighborhood and spends his free time with his spirited mother. Things happen to other people, and Bronfman knows it. Until, that is, he gets a call from operator 61217 telling him that he's won a free weekend at a beachfront condo in Destin, Florida. But there's a catch: the offer is intended for a couple, and Bronfman has only seventy-nine days to find someone to take with him. The phone call jolts Bronfman into motion, initiating a series of truly extraordinary adventures as he sets out to find a companion for his weekend getaway. Open at last to the possibilities of life, Bronfman now believes that anything can happen. And it does"--
Carolina writers at home( Book )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From Beaufort to Boone and a dozen places in between, Carolina Writers at Home is a rich collection of true stories showcasing the houses where some of the most notable contemporary Southern authors--including Jill McCorkle, Nikky Finney, Allan Gurganus, Clyde Edgerton, and Michael Parker have forged their writing lives. The homes in these essays range from the classic bungalow and mid-century modern ranch house to wilder locales: a church, a trailer, and a sparsely-inhabited barrier island. Alongside the essays, Rob McDonald's evocative photographs capture the writers in their habitat, preserving their distinct personalities as well as the particular character of the house and place they inhabit. From the simple pleasures of Cassandra King's writing room, to the hilarious and sometimes terrifying intrusions of curious wildlife in George Singleton's realm, this unique anthology invites the reader to step inside some of the South's best loved writers' private worlds and see whant makes their houses truly their own. It shows how collections of objects can transform a simple house into Daniel Wallace's ark or Josephine Humphreys' museum, creating a sheltering place for a creative mind at work. [This book] pays homage to those who have taken inspiration form the beauty and singularity of the Carolina landscape and turned it into the written word. -- Front jacket flap
Da yu lao ba by Daniel Wallace( Book )

2 editions published between 2000 and 2005 in Chinese and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Big fish( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in Multiple languages and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Zelfs op zijn sterfbed kan een man die zijn leven heeft opgebouwd rond fantasieverhalen en grappen, niet ernstig zijn, wat zijn zoon tot radeloosheid brengt
Big Fish by John August( )

5 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in 4 languages and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Big fish : a novel of mythic proportions
Alternative Names
Daniel Wallace Amerikaans schrijver

Daniel Wallace amerikansk författare

Daniel Wallace amerikansk skribent

Daniel Wallace écrivain américain

Daniel Wallace Escritor e ilustrador estadounidense

Daniel Wallace scrittore statunitense

Уоллес, Дэниел

דניאל וולאס

וואלעס, דניאל, 1959-

וועלס, דניאל, 1959-

دانييل والاس مؤلف أمريكي

دانیل والاس

دانیل والاس نویسنده آمریکایی

월러스, 다니엘 1959-

월리스, 대니얼 1959-

ウォレス, ダニエル

丹尼爾·華勒斯

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Mr. Sebastian and the negro magician : a novelThe Watermelon KingBig fish : a novel of mythic proportionsRay in reverseBig fishMr. Sebastian and the negro magicianBig fish : a novel of mythic proportionsBig fish : the shooting scriptBig Fish