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Davis, Hope 1967-

Works: 211 works in 909 publications in 7 languages and 39,106 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Fiction  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Juvenile works  Action and adventure films  Biographical films  Domestic fiction  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Children's audiobooks 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Author, Interviewee, Dancer, Correspondent
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Hope Davis
About Schmidt by Louis Begley( Visual )

53 editions published between 2001 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 2,233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Warren Schmidt is about the taste the not-so-sweet slice of life. When he retired, he and his wife, Helen, had big plans - but an unexpected twist changes everything. Now, all of Schmidt's attention is focused on his daughter's upcoming wedding to a loser waterbed salesman. From meeting the groom's hippie parents to sponsoring a Tanzanian foster child, Schmidt embarks on a search for answers, only to discover that life is full of trick questions
Honeymoon : [2005 international thriller of the year] by James Patterson( Recording )

27 editions published between 2005 and 2016 in English and held by 1,972 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

You've been asked before, "Don't tell anyone the ending." With Honeymoon, don't tell anyone the beginning either. All writers have a book that they know is their best book, ever. Welcome to James Patterson's Honeymoon. How does it feel to be desired by every man and envied by every woman? Wonderful. This is the life Nora Sinclair has dreamed about, the life she's worked hard for, the life she will never give up. Meet Nora Sinclair. When FBI agent John O'Hara first sees her, she seems perfect. She has the looks. The career. The clothes. The wit. The sophistication. The tantalizing sex appeal. The whole extraordinary package, and men fall in line to court her. She doesn't just attract men, she enthralls them
American Splendor by Robert Pulcini( Visual )

42 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 1,572 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pekar is a frustrated file clerk working at the local V.A. Hospital. He is also a comic book fan who befriends the young illustrator Robert Crumb and is soon inspired to create comic books based on his own life. Along his bumpy journey he meets, marries and falls in love with Joyce, an admiring comic book seller
Real steel by Shawn Levy( Visual )

4 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 1,554 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Charlie Kenton is a washed-up fighter who lost his chance at a title when 2000-pound, 8-foot-tall steel robots took over the ring. Now nothing but a small-time promoter, Charlie earns just enough money piecing together low-end bots from scrap metal to get from one underground boxing venue to the next. When Charlie hits rock bottom, he reluctantly teams up with his estranged son Max to build and train a championship contender
State of wonder : [a novel] by Ann Patchett( Recording )

34 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 1,538 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Researcher Marina Singh is sent by her boss at Vogel, a drug manufacturer, to the jungles of Brazil following the death of a co-worker. It is there that the company is looking into a miracle drug based on a tree bark used by a native tribe. Upon her arrival, Marina must find out the circumstances of her colleague's death, as well as find out why work has slowed to a crawl on the drug. That means dealing with Annick Swenson, a determined researcher who Marina has a complicated relationship with
The weather man by Nicolas Cage( Visual )

34 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 1,490 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dave Spritz is a local weatherman in his home town of Chicago. His career is going well, but his personal life is spiraling downward. His relationship with his perfectionist writer father, his neurotic ex-wife, and his now-separated children have him feeling that his life is out of control. Despite being both loathed and loved by the local masses, Dave is a guy who just doesn't seem to have it all together. An attractive job offer from New York City presents Dave with a major question - to pursue his career or to remain at home with his family
The matador by Richard Shepard( Visual )

27 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 1,409 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A struggling salesman forms an unexpected bond with a lonely hit man who suspects he's "lost his touch."
Duma by Carroll Ballard( Visual )

8 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 1,403 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The powerful tale of an unbreakable bond of friendship between a cheetah named Duma and a courageous young boy named Xan. Xan faces the true test of love when he must cross the wilds of Southern Africa to return his best friend to his rightful home
Proof by John Madden( Visual )

11 editions published between 2005 and 2015 in English and held by 1,390 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With the help of one of her father's former students, Catherine, a devoted daughter, must come to terms with the death of her father, a brilliant mathematician whose genius was crippled by mental instability. After his death, a notebook containing a mathematical proof is found and Catherine claims the proof is her own work
The lake house by James Patterson( Recording )

18 editions published between 2003 and 2016 in English and held by 1,374 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Six extraordinary children are trying to lead normal lives in the Rocky Mountain countryside. They live in different homes, with different families, but there is something powerful that connects them. Something that puts them in terrible danger. The only time they've ever felt safe was when they were together in the waterfront cabin they call the Lake House. And the only people they've ever trusted are Frannie and Kit, the couple who rescued them from unimaginable evil once before
Hearts in Atlantis by Scott Hicks( Visual )

19 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in English and German and held by 1,168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As a mid-aged man's friend dies, Bobby takes a look back at his childhood memories ... When mysterious out-of-towner, Ted, moves into the boarding house that 11-year-old Bobby shares with his self-involved mother, Bobby jumps at the chance to befriend an adult who talks to him straightforwardly. Ted enlists Bobby to read him the newspaper daily--and to keep an eye out for the "low men" bent on capturing Ted, who possesses a strange mind-reading power
Synecdoche, New York by Charlie Kaufman( Visual )

19 editions published between 2008 and 2014 in English and German and held by 1,139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Theater director Caden Cotard is mounting a new play. Determined to create a piece of brutal realism and honesty, he gathers an ensemble cast into a warehouse in Manhattan's theater district. He instructs each to live out their constructed lives in a small mockup of the city outside. As the city inside the warehouse grows, Caden's own life veers wildly off track. He steadily blurs the line between the world of the play and that of his own deteriorating reality
Mildred Pierce by Michael Curtiz( Visual )

3 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 1,072 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mildred Pierce is a happily married woman with two kids, living in the suburbs of sunny California. She secretly takes a job as a waitress so that she can pay for piano lessons and expensive clothes for her eldest daughter, Veda. Her growing financial independence permits her to open her own restaurant, and eventually a chain of eateries. She has divorced her intolerant first husband, and married well-connected Monte in order to get Veda into high society. Greedy, self-absorbed Veda is still ungrateful, and demands an even greater sacrifice of her mother. Eventually, Mildred finds herself ensnared in the world of police and suspicion when Monte is mysteriously murdered
Infamous by Douglas McGrath( Visual )

9 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,066 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While researching his book "In cold blood", writer Truman Capote develops a relationship with convicted murderers Dick Hickock and, in particular Perry Smith, while both men waited for their date of execution on death row
A wrinkle in time by Madeleine L'Engle( Recording )

21 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and held by 1,031 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Meg Murry and her friends become involved with unearthly strangers and a search for Meg's father, who has disappeared while engaged in secret work for the government
Disconnect by Jason Bateman( Visual )

15 editions published between 2013 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,028 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A hard-working lawyer attached to his cell phone can't find the time to communicate with his family. A couple is drawn into a dangerous situation when their secrets are exposed online. A widowed ex-cop struggles to raise a mischievous son who cyber-bullies a classmate. An ambitious journalist sees a career-making story in a teen that performs on an adult-only site. They are strangers, neighbors and colleagues, and their stories collide in this riveting dramatic thriller about ordinary people struggling to connect in today's wired world"--Container
Commonwealth by Ann Patchett( Recording )

14 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in English and held by 1,020 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Commonwealth is the story of two broken families and the paths their lives take over the course of 40 years, through love and marriage, death and divorce, and a dark secret from childhood that lies underneath it all
Walk two moons by Sharon Creech( )

27 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and held by 1,016 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Salamanca Tree Hiddle, age 13, and her grandparents are off to find Salamanca's mother, who left home on a trip to Idaho and never came back. As they acquire a car and retrace her route, Salamanca tells the story of her friend Phoebe Winterbottom, whose mother also disappeared under unusual circumstances
The Hoax by Lasse Hallström( Visual )

12 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and held by 1,014 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pathological liar Clifford Irving stages a complex hoax. In the 1970's Irving managed to fool a major publisher and LIFE magazine into thinking he was writing an authorized biography of Howard Hughes. Irving and his best friend and partner, Dick Susskind, go to extreme lengths to pull off the hair-brained scheme. The more outrageous the lies they concoct, the more believable they become and the more money gets thrown at them. Inspired by the unbelievable true story of the man who faked the authorized autobiography of Howard Hughes and nearly pulled off the media scam of the 20th century
Stella Bain : [a novel] by Anita Shreve( Recording )

11 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 1,014 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An epic story, set against the backdrop of World War I, from bestselling author Anita Shreve. When an American woman, Stella Bain, is found suffering from severe shell shock in an exclusive garden in London, surgeon August Bridge and his wife selflessly agree to take her in. A gesture of goodwill turns into something more as Bridge quickly develops a clinical interest in his houseguest. Stella had been working as a nurse's aide near the front, but she can't remember anything prior to four months earlier when she was found wounded on a French battlefield. In a narrative that takes us from London to America and back again, Shreve has created an engrossing and wrenching tale about love and the meaning of memory, set against the haunting backdrop of a war that destroyed an entire generation
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Davis, Hope

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English (368)

German (16)

French (9)

Italian (3)

Spanish (3)

Turkish (2)

Polish (1)

Honeymoon : [2005 international thriller of the year]State of wonder : [a novel]The weather manDumaThe lake houseSynecdoche, New YorkInfamousA wrinkle in timeWalk two moons