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McCourt, Frank

Overview
Works: 253 works in 1,562 publications in 28 languages and 38,564 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Biographies  Fiction  Christmas stories  Drama  Pictorial works  Film adaptations  Biographical films  Juvenile works  Short stories 
Roles: Author, Narrator, Interviewee, Speaker, Bibliographic antecedent, Host, Creator, Author of introduction, pre, Other
Classifications: E184.I6, B
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Angela and the baby Jesus by Frank McCourt( Book )

29 editions published between 2007 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 2,076 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At Christmastime, six-year-old Angela takes the baby Jesus from the cold church manger to her warm house in Limerick, Ireland. Based on a childhood story told by the author's mother
Brotherhood by Tony Hendra( Book )

4 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 996 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fotografisk billedværk udgivet til minde om brandmændenes indsats i New York 11. september 2001
Las cenizas de Ángela : un memoria by Frank McCourt( Book )

216 editions published between 1996 and 2015 in 19 languages and held by 774 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

'A miserable childhood is bad enough. A miserable Irish childhood is worse. But a miserable Irish Catholic childhood is the worst of all'. A simplified adaptation of Frank McCourt's moving and humorous memoirs about growing up in 1930's Ireland
The elements of style by William Strunk( )

5 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 630 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hailed for its directness and clever insight, this unorthodox textbook was born from a professor's love for the written word and perfected years later by one of his students--famed author E.B. White. Ever since its first publication in 1959, writers have turned to this book for its wise and accessible advice
Teacher man : a memoir by Frank McCourt( Book )

115 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in 17 languages and held by 564 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Frank McCourt arrived in New York as a young Irish boy. He began a teaching career that lasted 30 years, working in New York's public high schools. Reflecting on the relationship between teacher and student, this book presents his reminiscences of those 30 years and how they led to his own success. Originally published: London: Fourth Estate, 2005
Angela's ashes : a memoir by Frank McCourt( Book )

126 editions published between 1199 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 518 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The luminous memoir of Frank McCourt, born in Depression-era Brooklyn to recent Irish immigrants and raised in the slums of Limerick, Ireland. Wearing rags for diapers, begging a pig's head for Christmas dinner and gathering coal from the roadside to light a fire, Frank endures poverty, near-starvation and the casual cruelty of relatives and neighbors -- yet lives to tell his tale with eloquence, exuberance and remarkable forgiveness
An uncertain inheritance : writers on caring for family( Book )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 503 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A personal collection of essays on the experience of caring for family through crises of illness and death includes contributions by such writers as Julia Glass, Julia Alvarez, Ann Harleman, Helen Schulman, and Andrew Solomon
Angela's ashes by Emily Watson( Visual )

52 editions published between 1999 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 298 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Born to Irish parents, McCourt endured a childhood of extreme poverty. He rose from humble beginnings to become a Pulitzer Prize winner. In "Angela's ashes", he recounts the heartbreaking stories and the soul-saving humor of his childhood
Teacher man by Frank McCourt( )

22 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 271 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Frank McCourt tells his most exhilarating story yet - how he became a teacher. He describes his own coming of age - as a teacher, storyteller and, ultimately, a writer. He instinctively identifies with the underdog. His sympathies lie more with students that administrators
Historic pubs of Dublin by Frank McCourt( Visual )

5 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 238 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Author Frank McCourt discusses the long history of pubs and explores some of the legendary drinking establishments as well as the beautiful sights of Dublin. Visits nearby attractions like Trinity College, Dublin Castle, St. Patrick's Cathedral, Grafton Street, Jameson Distillery, Guinness Brewery and more
Che paese, l'America by Frank McCourt( Book )

57 editions published between 1999 and 2015 in 14 languages and held by 207 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Autobiografisch relaas over het leven van een Ier in het New York van de jaren 1950-1985
'Tis : a memoir by Frank McCourt( Book )

74 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Autobiografisch relaas over het leven van een Ier in het New York van de jaren 1950-1985
Ireland ever by Jill Freedman( Book )

3 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Patrick( Visual )

3 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This video documents the life of St. Patrick and his conversion of Ireland. It recreates scenes from Patrick's life using actors in period dress, and was shot on location in Ireland
Dubliners by James Joyce( Recording )

9 editions published between 1991 and 2005 in English and held by 134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The fifteen stories that roam over a human landscape that stretches from the bleakest of despair to the most blinding of epiphanies
Joyce to the world( Visual )

3 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the global phenomenon known as "Bloomsday" celebrated every year on June 16th, the day that James Joyce's novel "Ulysses" takes place. Extensive biographical footage and commentary follows Joyce from his early life in Dublin to his later years of self-exile with his wife, Nora Barnacle in Paris and Switzerland. This film includes interviews with actors, writers, and scholars, who examine the wildly varied celebrations during the 100-year anniversary of this amazing tradition. Joyceans around the world open a book, raise a pint, and dress in costume in homage to their fictional heroes
Reading rockets : launching young readers( Visual )

4 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A series of five television programs that look at different reading strategies that are helping young children learn to read, feature practical advice for parents, highlight the best research-based reading strategies, and interweave the personal stories of children learning to read
A couple of blaguards by Frank McCourt( Book )

5 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A play written by brothers Frank and Malachy McCourt about growing up in Limerick, Ireland, and their journey to Brooklyn, New York, where they learn to incorporate the lessons learned from their hard Irish past
Talking books by Frank McCourt( Visual )

2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this episode which is part of a television series that interviews authors, Caroline Baum talks to Frank McCourt the author of Angela's ashes about a variety of topics
The McCourts of New York( Visual )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This sequel to The McCourts of Limerick follows the four McCourt brothers after their arrival in New York from the slums of Limerick
 
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Alternative Names
Franciscus McCourt

Frank McCourt Amerikaans auteur

Frank McCourt Amerikaans ondernemer

Frank McCourt écrivain américain

Frank McCourt homme d'affaires américain

Frank McCourt pisarz amerykański pochodzenia irlandzkiego

Frank McCourt scrittore statunitense

Frank McCourt US-amerikanischer Schriftsteller

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Mac Court Frank 1930-2009

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McCourt , Francis

McCourt, Francis 1930-2009

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McCourt, Frank 1930-

Маккорт, Фрэнк

Френк Маккурт

Фрэнк МакКорт

Ֆրանք Մքոթ

מק'קורט, פרנק

מקקורט, פרנק 1930-2009

פרנק מק'קורט

فرانك ماكورت

فرانک مک‌کورت

فرینک میکورٹ

매코트, 프랭크 1953-2009

프랭크 매코트

フランク・マコート

フランク・マッコート

マコート, フランク

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BrotherhoodLas cenizas de Ángela : un memoriaTeacher man : a memoirAngela's ashes : a memoirAn uncertain inheritance : writers on caring for familyAngela's ashesTeacher manHistoric pubs of Dublin