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O'Connor, Glynnis

Overview
Works: 48 works in 110 publications in 2 languages and 2,497 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Television plays, American  Fiction  Television adaptations  Film and video adaptations  Film adaptations  Domestic fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Interviews  History 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Contributor
Classifications: PN1995.9.C513, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Glynnis O'Connor
Ellen Foster by Kaye Gibbons ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1997 and 2002 in English and held by 586 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Having suffered abuse and misfortune for most of her life, a young girl searches for a better life and finally finds it in the home of a loving woman with several foster children
The boy in the plastic bubble ( Visual )
40 editions published between 1976 and 2012 in English and Italian and held by 487 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Based on the true story of a boy born without natural immunities, forced to grow up a prisoner in the physical and emotional confines of a germ free plastic room. A special astronaut's suit gives the boy freedom to move around. He eventually falls in love with the girl next door. He must then choose between confinement and life, or the freedom to love at the risk of fatal infection
Thornton Wilder's Our town two historic productions on two DVD ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 347 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The time is the early 20th century, in Grovers Corners, New Hampshire, and centers on the Webb and Gibbs families, who live next door to each other. Emily Webb and George Gibbs are two young people who grow up, fall in love with gentle glances and sweet words, get married, and are eventually separated by death. On the surface, there is all this nostalgia, but there are dark currents in Grovers Corners, little ironies and inconsistencies that are often commented on by the Stage Manager, and are embodied in the person of the town drunk, Simon Stimson
Johnny Dangerously by Amy Heckerling ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in English and held by 283 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Satire of thirties gangster films about a son who turns to a life of crime to pay for his mother's life-saving operation
Our town by Thornton Wilder ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1986 and 2005 in English and held by 234 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Thornton Wilder's play about daily life in the fictional town of Grover's Corners, N.H
The deliberate stranger ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1993 and 2009 in English and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
No one really knew him. Not local politicians awed by his " Kennedy-like" presence. Not the coeds he charmed. And when the nation found out who Ted Bundy was, it was too late to save the lives of innocent young women nationwide
Ode to Billy Joe ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1976 and 2013 in English and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Based on a 1967 hit song. A seventeen-year-old boy is seduced into a homosexual act. His guilt over the incident drives him to commit suicide by jumping off the Tallahatchie Bridge, leaving his girlfriend behind
New best friend ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Colby University is the playground for the young adults of the rich and powerful. Into this world steps a girl of modest means who dreams of becoming a lawyer. When she meets the beautiful and popular Hadley, she quickly becomes a member of an elite clique. She's about to learn the hard way that her new friends walk a dangerous line
Jeremy ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1996 and 2005 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two shy teenagers share their first romantic experience in this tale of adolescent love
To heal a nation ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1990 and 1992 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Drama about the campaign to erect the Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Washington, D.C. Shows how a dedicated group of veterans overcame government and individual opposition in a three-year struggle to build a memorial to the Vietnam veterans
Centered leadership leading with purpose, clarity, and impact by Joanna Barsh ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
What enables some talented people to rise to the top and live their full ambitions at work and in life, while others stop short? Through research and interviews, Barsh uncovered what distinguishes leaders who are successful from those who achieve true greatness, developing an approach called Centered Leadership. The authors will guide you through the program, with interactive tools, exercises, and practices that have helped the men and women participants in Centered Leadership programs gain the skills, courage and confidence to lead. And, along the way, you'll read inspiring stories of remarkable men and women leaders who demonstrate the power of these skills in action
Black Beauty ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Part one. Black Beauty is born on the Maryland farm of Tom Gray. Part two. After the saving the life of his squire, Black Beuaty comes close to death in a fire, and is later sold to Enos Sutter. Part three. Black Beauty throws an abusive groom to his death and is sold to a man who doesn't understand horses. Part four. Beauty's new owner, heartsick at the lost of his loved one sells Beauty to a Baltimore cab owner. Part five. After fifteen years, Black Beauty is reunited with the Gray family
Summer of fear ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When Lucas and his family are attacked en route to their summer vacation, a passing drifter comes to their rescue. But soon after being welcomed into their home, the stranger engages the family in a treacherous game of deceit and manipulation
Death in small doses ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Nancy and Richard Lyon appear to be an happily married couple but when Nancy is fatally poisoned, Richard is the prime murder suspect
Those lips, those eyes ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1985 and 2011 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Harry Crystal (Langella), a musical comedy hero, is stuck playing the boondocks, but determined to make it on Broadway. He has talent and integrity--all he needs is the right break
Boy in the plastic bubble Eliza's horoscope ; Pride of Jesse Hallam ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When a young woman resorts to astrology in a search for the man of her dreams, she meets a troublemaker
Western collector's set ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Vengeance Valley: Cattle baron Arch Stroble favors his ranch-hand, Owen Daybright, whom he has raised since boyhood, over his biological son, Lee. Jealously leads to lies, confrontation and an abundance of plot twists and turns--including an illegitimate child and attempted murder--before a righteous resolution is reached
Dr. drama ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Doctor protagonists, including Dr. Christian and Dr. Kildare
8 movie western pack ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Vengeange valley: This Westernized depiction of "Cain and Abel" is the gripping story of the complicated and volatile relationship between brothers
The boy in the plastic bubble Choices ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The boy in the plastic bubble (1976): A high school student, born with a severe immune deficiency, tries to cope with the fact that he must spend the rest of his life in a completely sterile environment (91 min.)
 
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Languages
English (78)
Italian (1)
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