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Johnson, Diane 1934-

Works: 101 works in 695 publications in 18 languages and 25,533 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Horror fiction  Drama  Horror films  Film adaptations  Biography  Domestic fiction  Humorous fiction  Gothic fiction  Science fiction 
Roles: Author, Speaker, Scenarist, Author of screenplay, Actor, Author of introduction, Bibliographic antecedent, Writer of accompanying material, Other
Classifications: PR5397, 823.7
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Most widely held works by Diane Johnson
The shining by Stanley Kubrick( Visual )

156 editions published between 1979 and 2017 in 9 languages and held by 4,016 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jack Torrance is a writer who, along with his family, comes to the elegant, isolated Overlook Hotel. He is the off-season caretaker. Torrance has never been there before, but maybe he has. The answer lies in a ghostly time warp of madness and murder
Le divorce by Diane Johnson( Book )

66 editions published between 1997 and 2014 in 12 languages and held by 2,106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A witty look at French and American cultures. It begins when an American woman arrives in Paris to help her sister divorce an aristocratic husband who has taken off with another woman. The couple have a child and the two families, French and American, clash over its future. By the author of Persian Nights
L'affaire by Diane Johnson( Book )

37 editions published between 1984 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 1,713 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traveling to Europe to learn about her culture and find investment opportunities, successful dot-com executive Amy Hawkins becomes involved in an estate dispute involving the numerous children--many illegitimate--of an avalanche victim
Le mariage by Diane Johnson( Book )

38 editions published between 2000 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 1,578 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The trail of a stolen illuminated manuscript leads American journalist Tim Nolinger, his fiancée Anne-Sophie, a pair of antique dealers and others to the Paris home of a reclusive movie director
Dashiell Hammett, a life by Diane Johnson( Book )

22 editions published between 1982 and 1992 in 4 languages and held by 1,357 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The definitive life of one of America's most important, enigmatic, and fascinating novelists
Lulu in Marrakech by Diane Johnson( Book )

16 editions published between 2008 and 2014 in English and held by 1,328 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lulu arrives in Marrakech, hoping to rekindle her romance with Ian. It's the perfect cover for her assignment with the CIA. But beneath the surface of this polite expatriate community lies a more sinister world laced with double standards and double agents
Persian nights by Diane Johnson( Book )

25 editions published between 1987 and 1998 in 4 languages and held by 1,034 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chloe, a contented and unliberated wife and mother, follows her physician husband on a visit to Iran. When he is summoned home, she has no choice but to continue on alone
Lying low by Diane Johnson( Book )

21 editions published between 1978 and 1998 in English and Undetermined and held by 919 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An elderly sister and brother and their two boarders experience a few unusual days that prove crucial in their lives
Health and happiness by Diane Johnson( Book )

13 editions published between 1990 and 1998 in English and Swedish and held by 783 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Roman. Skildring af miljø og stemninger på et hospital
Le divorce by Diane Johnson( )

14 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in English and held by 761 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the grand tradition of Edith Wharton, "Le Divorce" delightfully recounts the adventures of two sisters from California who make a modern pilgrimage to Paris, the City of Light
Le mariage by Diane Johnson( )

11 editions published between 2000 and 2014 in English and held by 734 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

American writer Tim Nolinger pursues his journalism career in Paris while proper Frenchwoman Anne-Marie plans their wedding. When Tim covers the theft of a valuable manuscript, the story leads the couple into the midst of a murder investigation, a French-American feud, and a reckless love affair that threatens to destroy their marriage even before it begins
An Introduction to The Maltese falcon by Dashiell Hammett : audio guide by Dan Stone( Recording )

6 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 684 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Readings of excerpts and critical analysis
The true history of the first Mrs. Meredith and other lesser lives by Diane Johnson( Book )

10 editions published between 1972 and 1973 in English and held by 649 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Terrorists and novelists by Diane Johnson( Book )

8 editions published between 1982 and 1996 in English and held by 645 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The shadow knows by Diane Johnson( Book )

32 editions published between 1974 and 1998 in 3 languages and held by 606 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gripping suspense and penetrating insight combine in this best selling novel about a woman determined to survive in the shadow of disappointment, change, and the growing certainty that someone is out to get her
The best American short stories, 1993( Book )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 547 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains twenty of the best short stories of 1993
Into a Paris quartier : Reine Margot's Chapel and other haunts of St.-Germain by Diane Johnson( Book )

6 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 434 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Looks at the history of the Paris neighborhood of St.-Germain and its many notable inhabitants and haunts
Natural opium : some travelers' tales by Diane Johnson( Book )

2 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 388 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The widely acclaimed novelist, essayist, and cultural and social critic is one of the characters in these ten striking pieces, each of which is part memoir, part short story, part sharp observation of the world today. This is a book about contemporary travelers in far-flung places, about the inner compulsion to travel, and about the condition of being a traveler. For the past ten years, Diane Johnson has roamed the world from Taipei to Tanzania to Teheran, from St
Burning by Diane Johnson( Book )

9 editions published between 1971 and 1998 in English and held by 306 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The annotated Frankenstein by Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley( Book )

6 editions published between 1981 and 2003 in English and held by 196 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Dr. Frankenstein and the obsessive experiment that leads to the creation of a monstrous and deadly creature
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Audience level: 0.24 (from 0.05 for Understand ... to 0.81 for Portraits ...)

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Alternative Names
Diane Johnson Amerikaans scenarioschrijfster

Diane Johnson amerikansk manusforfattar

Diane Johnson amerikansk manusförfattare

Diane Johnson amerikansk manusforfatter

Diane Johnson amerikansk manuskriptforfatter

Diane Johnson écrivaine américaine

Diane Johnson US-amerikanische Schriftstellerin

Johnson, Diane

Дайан Джонсон

דיאן ג'ונסון

دایان جانسون فیلمنامه‌نویس آمریکایی

دياني جونسون

ジョンスン, ダイアン

ジョンソン, ダイアン


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