WorldCat Identities

Ford, Roger

Works: 9 works in 60 publications in 3 languages and 6,725 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Juvenile works  Fantasy films  Children's films  Comedy films  Action and adventure films  Film sequels  History  Romance films 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Roger Ford
Nanny McPhee by P. J Hogan( Visual )

17 editions published between 2003 and 2017 in English and Spanish and held by 2,062 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In stifling Edwardian London, Wendy Darling mesmerizes her brothers every night with bedtime tales of swordplay, swashbucker skills and the ever fearsome Captain Hook. But the children become real heroes of an even greater story when Peter Pan flies into their nursery one night and takes them on a journey over moonlit rooftops to the lush jungles of Neverland. Wendy and her brothers join Peter and the Lost Boys in an exhilarating life, free of grown-up rules. Eventually facing the inevitable showdown with Captain Hook and his bloodthirsty pirates
Babe by Dick King-Smith( Visual )

13 editions published between 1995 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,386 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A piglet destined for eventual butchering arrives at the farmyard, is adopted by an old sheep dog, and discovers a special secret to success
The Quiet American by Phillip Noyce( Visual )

15 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,379 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A story that led to the events of the United States military involvement in Vietnam. Here, a love triangle between a British journalist, his mistress, and a mysterious CIA operative evolves into a much greater mystery that eventually leads to murder and deception
The dressmaker by Jocelyn Moorhouse( Visual )

2 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 1,136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the story of the beautiful and talented Tilly Dunnage. After years working as a dressmaker in exclusive Parisian fashion houses, Tilly returns home to a town in the Australian outback to reconcile with her eccentric mother Molly. She also falls in love with the pure-hearted Teddy, and armed with her sewing machine and haute couture style, Tilly transforms the women of the town, exacting sweet revenge on those who did her wrong
Romero by Eddie Velez( Visual )

3 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in English and held by 548 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Romero is the true story of the Catholic Archbishop Oscar Romero who lived in El Salvador during the political unrest in the 1970s. The government launched a 'terror campaign' against the guerillas in an attempt to crush them. Archbishop Romero's protests against the government's actions was perceived as disloyalty. As an example to others, the government began to destroy churches and murder priests. Despite persecution, Romero continued to speak out against the atrocities the government was committing against the people of El Salvador, until his assassination
The world's great handguns : from 1450 to the present day by Roger Ford( Book )

6 editions published between 1997 and 2005 in English and held by 182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With the aid of 120 full-color artworks, detailed cutaways, and 80 color and black-and-white photographs, this book presents an examination of the most innovative and famous handguns that have been produced around the world
The chronicles of Narnia by Andrew Adamson( Visual )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The four Pevensie children--Peter, Susan, Edmund and Lucy--return to Narnia, only to discover that hundreds of years have passed since they ruled there. Now, crowning himself king, the evil General Miraz has taken charge. The children enlist the help of a heroic mouse called Reepicheep. They set out to find the exiled Prince Caspian, determined to see him rightfully named king
First six-figure winner tops all-round improvement by Roger Ford( )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Roger Ford finds much to celebrate in our latest fleet reliability review
Railtrack doomed from day one by Roger Ford( )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

In part 2 of the Railtrack story Roger Ford recalls the machinations behind Railtrack's 'assisted suicide'
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  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.17 (from 0.10 for The chroni ... to 0.74 for Railtrack ...)

Nanny McPhee
BabeThe world's great handguns : from 1450 to the present day