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Peacock, Ann

Overview
Works: 110 works in 325 publications in 8 languages and 14,622 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, Contributor, Bibliographic antecedent, Author, 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 )

44 editions published between 2001 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 3,751 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
Nights in Rodanthe by Nicholas Sparks( Visual )

29 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and French and held by 2,034 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adrienne Willis is a woman with her life in chaos. She retreats to the small coastal town in the Outer Banks. She hopes to find the tranquility she so desperately needs. She has a wayward husband who has asked to come home and a teen-aged daughter who resents her every decision. Upon arrival, a major storm is forecast and a guest named Dr. Paul Flanner arrives. Paul is the only guest at the inn. He is facing his own crisis of conscience. With the storm closing in, the two turn to each other for comfort and, in one magical weekend, set in motion a life-changing romance that will resonate throughout the rest of their lives
Kit Kittredge : an American girl by Patricia Rozema( Visual )

23 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,999 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Great Depression hits home for nine-year-old Kit Kittredge when her dad loses his business and leaves to find work. In order to keep their home, Kit and her mother must take in boarders, paying houseguests who turn out to be full of fascinating stories. When mother's lockbox containing all their money is stolen, Kit's new hobo friend Will is the prime suspect. Kit refuses to believe that Will would steal, and her efforts to sniff out the real news get her and her friends into big trouble
Welcome to Narnia by Jennifer Fox( Book )

7 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 1,444 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four English schoolchildren find the way through the back of a wardrobe into the magic land of Narnia
A lesson before dying by Ernest J Gaines( Visual )

6 editions published between 1999 and 2010 in English and held by 1,212 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 898 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
The chronicles of Narnia( Visual )

5 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 671 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Lucy Pevenise, 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 556 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 543 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 477 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 235 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 )

9 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 218 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 dovekeepers by Alice Hoffman( Visual )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 67 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
De leeuw, de heks en de kleerkast : movie storybook( Book )

1 edition published in 2005 in Dutch and held by 58 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( Book )

1 edition published in 2005 in Dutch and held by 44 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
The Nicholas Sparks film collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The notebook: A wealthy young woman must choose between true love and a match her parents approve of
Le monde de Narnia chapitre 1 : le lion, la sorcière blanche et l'armoire magique by Andrew Adamson( Visual )

16 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Synopsis : Le Monde de Narnia : chapitre 1 conte la lutte entre le bien et le mal qui oppose le magnifique lion Aslan aux forces des ténèbres dans le monde magique de Narnia. Grâce à ses sombres pouvoirs, la Sorcière Blanche a plongé Narnia dans un hiver qui dure depuis un siècle, mais une prédiction révèle que quatre enfants aideront Aslan à rompre la malédiction. Lorsque Lucy, Susan, Edmund et Peter Pevensie, quatre frères et soeurs, découvrent ce monde enchanté en y pénétrant à travers une armoire, tout est en place pour une bataille de proportions épiques
De leeuw, de heks en de kleerkast : Edmund en de Witte Heks( Book )

1 edition published in 2005 in Dutch and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Edmund gelooft niet dat zijn zusje in het fantasieland Narnia is geweest. Wanneer hij via de kleerkast ook in Narnia terechtkomt, ontmoet hij daar de Witte Heks. Voorlezen vanaf ca. 6 jaar, zelf lezen vanaf ca. 8 jaar
Edmund and the White Witch by Scout Driggs( Book )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Soon after Edmund stumbles out of the wardrobe and into Narnia, he is befriended by a beautiful woman who offers him his favorite treat, Turkish Delight, but Edmund doesn't know that she is the White Witch, the evil queen of Narnia
 
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Ann Peacock écrivaine sud-africaine

Ann Peacock escritora sudafricana

Ann Peacock schrijfster uit Zuid-Afrika

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