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Peacock, Ann

Overview
Works: 134 works in 342 publications in 7 languages and 14,803 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Juvenile works  Fantasy films  Children's films  Film adaptations  Action and adventure films  Romance films  Television adaptations  Fiction  Made-for-TV movies 
Roles: Scenarist, Author of screenplay, Author, Contributor, Bibliographic antecedent, Other, Interviewee
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Ann Peacock
 
Most widely held works by Ann Peacock
The chronicles of Narnia by C. S Lewis( Visual )

34 editions published between 2001 and 2015 in English and Chinese and held by 3,709 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Peter, Susan, Edmund, and Lucy decide to play hide-and-seek, and during the game Lucy discovers a mysterious wardrobe. She tucks herself inside and backs to the rear of the cabinet, there she finds herself in an entirely different world. The place is called Narnia, and it's been locked in winter for over 100 years by someone known as "The White Witch."
Nights in Rodanthe by Nicholas Sparks( Visual )

28 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and held by 2,056 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adrienne Willis is a woman with her life in chaos, her wayward husband wants to return to their marriage. She retreats to a small coastal town in the Outer Banks to do some soul-searching. The other guest at the end plans to do some soul-searching, also. An approaching storm forces each to turn to the other for reassurance and strength during the storm
Kit Kittredge : an American girl by Abigail Breslin( Visual )

18 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,002 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Depression hits home for nine year old Kit Kittredge when her dad loses his business and leaves to find work. To keep their home, Kit and her mother take in boarders. When a lockbox with all their money is stolen, Kit's new hobo friend Will is the prime suspect. Kit refuses to believe Will would steal, and her efforts to uncover the truth get her and her pals in trouble
A lesson before dying by Ernest J Gaines( Visual )

7 editions published between 1999 and 2010 in English and German and held by 1,203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A frustrated teacher in a southern town, whose education is being underutilized, finds his own purpose in helping bring meaning to the last days of a young man due to be executed. In teaching one person to die with dignity, he redeems himself
The First Grader( Visual )

15 editions published between 2010 and 2018 in English and held by 952 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Kenya in 1953 there was a violent uprising against British colonial rule led by the Mau Mau, who were mainly from the Kikuyu tribe. Thousands were killed, and thousands imprisoned, although the conflict did eventually lead to independence for Kenya. Based on a true story, this tells the tale of how 84-year-old Kenyan villager and ex-Mau Mau freedom fighter Kimani N'gan'ga Maruge fights for his right to go to school for the first time to get the education he could never afford. It is a triumphant testimony to the transforming force of education
Welcome to Narnia by Jennifer Fox( Book )

3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 665 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four English schoolchildren find their way through the back of a wardrobe into the magic land of Narnia
Tea with Mr. Tumnus by Jennifer Fox( Book )

3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 610 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lucy befriends Mr. Tumnus in the magic land of Narnia
The chronicles of Narnia( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 607 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Lucy Pevensie, her older brothers Edmund and Peter, and her older sister Susan are sent to the country for safer keeping during the initial bombing raids of WW II, they decide to play hide-and-seek in the strange house of the mysterious professor. During the game Lucy discovers a mysterious wardrobe and discovers an entirely different world. The place is called Narnia, and it's been locked in winter for over 100 years by someone known as "The White Witch."
In my country by John Boorman( Visual )

19 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 561 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Washington Post journalist and an Afrikaans poet strike up a friendship, and become romantically involved as they try to come to terms with their feelings about what they've learned at the South African Truth and Reconciliation Commission hearings
Cora unashamed( Visual )

7 editions published between 2000 and 2005 in English and held by 538 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A town's lone African American woman is surrounded by social isolation and deep-seated racism while working as a housekeeper. Set in rural Iowa in the early 1900s, Cora is confronted with death, abortion and loneliness. Working as a domestic, she lives only for her daughter and the neglected child of her employers
Pictures of Hollis Woods( Visual )

3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 473 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A troublesome twelve-year-old orphan, staying with an elderly artist who needs her, remembers the only other time she was happy in a foster home, with a family that truly seemed to care about her
The chronicles of Narnia, the quest for Aslan by Jasmine Jones( Book )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 230 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four English schoolchildren find their way through the back of a wardrobe into the magic land of Narnia and assist Aslan, the golden lion, to triumph over the White Witch, who has cursed the land with eternal winter
The killing room by Jonathan Liebesman( Visual )

8 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four volunteers sign up for what initially appears to be a typical paid research study. Quickly, they discover that they have unwittingly become involved with a classified government program that should have been terminated nearly two decades ago. As the study gets underway, the group is presented with a series of questions, and given a finite window of time in which each individual member must submit a unique numerical answer. At first, the participants all assume that the subject who gives the most obviously incorrect answer will be removed from the experiment, but it does not take long for the group to realize that the correct answer isn't always the answer that the researchers are looking for. Meanwhile, the brooding Dr. Phillips attempts to manipulate the study to get the answers he wants. Ms. Reilly, a military psychologist and the newest member of his team, begins questioning the ethics of such a diabolical experiment
The Chronicles of Narnia : the lion, the witch and the wardrobe by Jennifer Fox( Book )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Meet the Pevensies! Peter, Susan, Edmund and Lucy have stumbled out of Professor Kirke's wardrobe and into the land of Narnia. Read and learn about these four siblings and their adventures in this magical world
The dovekeepers by Alice Hoffman( Visual )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One of the most remarkable events in ancient Israel comes to life in this dazzling, two-part miniseries based on the best-selling novel by Alice Hoffman. In 70 A.D., three strong, sensuous women journey to the city of Masada in a desperate attempt to hold out against the Roman army. Despite their diverse pasts, they are united by their passionate natures, roles as dovekeepers, and the powerful secrets that will mysteriously tie their destinies together
The chronicles of Narnia( Visual )

3 editions published in 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Peter, Susan, Edmund, and Lucy decide to play hide-and-seek, and during the game Lucy discovers a mysterious wardrobe. She tucks herself inside and backs to the rear of the cabinet, there she finds herself in an entirely different world. The place is called Narnia, and it's been locked in winter for over 100 years by someone known as "The White Witch."
The chronicles of Narnia by C. S Lewis( Visual )

7 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four London children are sent to a professors country home in order for protection during World War II. There they find a magic wardrobe which leads to a mystical land called Narnia, which is being ruled by an evil witch. To defeat the Witch, they must join forces with Aslan, the lion God of Narnia, and the great battle between good and evil
De leeuw, de heks en de kleerkast : movie storybook( Book )

1 edition published in 2005 in Dutch and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Filmboek met het verhaal in woord en beeld van de Disneyfilm 'De Kronieken van Narnia: De leeuw, de heks en de kleerkast' gebaseerd op het boek 'Het betoverde land achter de kleerkast' van C.S. Lewis, over de avonturen van vier Londense kinderen in het fantasieland Narnia
De leeuw, de heks en de kleerkast : de inwoners van Narnia by Scout Driggs( Book )

1 edition published in 2005 in Dutch and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vier Londense kinderen komen via een oude, betoverde kleerkast in het fantasieland Narnia. Daar wonen een faun, de gemene dwerg, de boze Witte Heks en de leeuw Aslan. Voorlezen vanaf ca. 6 jaar, zelf lezen vanaf ca. 8 jaar
Le cronache di Narnia : il leone, la strega e l'armadio( Visual )

2 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in Multiple languages and Italian and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nel corso della seconda guerra mondiale i quattro fratelli inglesi Lucy, Edmund, Susan e Peter Pevensie sono costretti dal pericolo dei bombardamenti a trasferirsi nella casa di campagna di un ricco e bizzarro professore che ha offerto loro ospitalità. Giocando a nascondino nell'enorme dimora entrano per caso nel mondo di Narnia passando attraverso un armadio magico. Narnia è una terra affascinante, abitata da animali parlanti, fauni, centauri, nani e giganti che, tuttavia, sono minacciati dall'inverno che da anni e anni grava sul reame. A scatenare il freddo è stata la malvagia Strega Bianca Jadis che, secondo una profezia, potrà essere sconfitta soltanto grazie all'intervento di quattro ragazzini (gli stessi Pevenise, ovviamente), guidati dal nobile e mistico leone Aslan. Al termine di una serie di avventure emozionanti i bambini riusciranno a sconfiggere la Strega Bianca nel corso di una spettacolare battaglia che libererà per sempre Narnia dalll'incantesimo di Jadis
 
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Nights in Rodanthe
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Kit Kittredge : an American girlWelcome to NarniaTea with Mr. TumnusCora unashamedThe chronicles of Narnia, the quest for AslanThe Chronicles of Narnia : the lion, the witch and the wardrobe
Alternative Names
Ann Peacock écrivaine sud-africaine

Ann Peacock escritora sudafricana

Ann Peacock schrijfster uit Zuid-Afrika

Энн Пикок

אן פיקוק סופרת דרום אפריקאית

피콕, 앤

アン・ピーコック

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