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Holleran, Leslie

Overview
Works: 18 works in 108 publications in 5 languages and 7,840 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Fiction  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Film and video adaptations  Action and adventure films 
Roles: Producer
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Leslie Holleran
Chocolat by Lasse Hallström ( Visual )
47 editions published between 1985 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 2,817 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Once upon a time, there was a quiet little village in the French countryside, whose people believed in Tranquilité - Tranquility. If you lived in this village, you understood what was expected of you. You knew your place in the scheme of things. And if you happened to forget, someone would help remind you. In this village, if you saw something you weren't supposed to see, you learned to look the other way. If perchance your hopes had been disappointed, you learned never to ask for more. So through good times and bad, famine and feast, the villagers held fast to their traditions. Until, one winter day, a sly wind blew in from the North
Hanna by Joe Wright ( Visual )
12 editions published in 2011 in English and Turkish and held by 1,509 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A 16-year-old who was raised by her father to be the perfect assassin is dispatched on a mission across Europe, tracked by a ruthless intelligence agent and her operatives
The shipping news by Annie Proulx ( Visual )
19 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 1,394 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An inksetter in New York, Quoyle returns to his family's longtime home, a small fishing town in Newfoundland, with his young daughter, after a traumatizing experience with her mother, who sold her to an illegal adoption agency. Though Quoyle has had little success thus far in life, his shipping news column in the local newspaper finds an audience, and his experiences in the town begin to change his life
Casanova by Lasse Hallström ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 1,088 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Casanova has to begin searching for a wife. He is a womanizer with many conquests and If he cannot show he is living a more respectable life, the Church will throw him out of Venice. He is quickly engaged to Victoria, a woman with a pure reputation. As soon as that is arranged, he meets Francesca, a feminist who hates all he stands for. He pretends to be someone else to get into her good graces, and soon finds out she is engaged to Papprizzio, a man whom she has never met. Meanwhile, arriving in Venice to find Casanova, is Pucci, one of the Vatican's most known and feared inquisitors. Francesca falls in love with Casanova, who is pretending to be the Lard king himself. Francesca's brother Donato is in love with Victoria and her mother Andrea wants Francesca to marry a man of substance
The hoax ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and held by 997 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
An unfinished life by Lasse Hallström ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1985 and 2010 in Spanish and English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Einar is a crusty old rancher who does what he can to hold onto his Wyoming ranch. It's been a struggle for years; his son was killed in a car crash, his wife left him, and his longtime friend and helper, Mitch was recently mauled by a bear. Now, Einar has to care for Mitch and help him recover. Jean and her daughter, Griff, have to leave Jean's current abusive boyfriend. The only place they can go is the ranch of Griff's grandfather, Einar, who only learns of his granddaughter's existence upon their arrival
The cider house rules the shipping news ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The cider house rules: Homer is an orphan in remote St. Cloud, Maine. Never adopted, he is the favorite of orphanage director Dr. Larch, who trains him to be a skilled, albeit unlicensed, physician. Homer, however, yearns for a self-chosen life outside the orphanage. Then Wally and pregnant Candy visit the orphanage for a medically safe, albeit illegal, abortion. Homer accompanies them to Wally's family apple farm. Wally goes off to war, leaving Homer and Candy alone together. What will Homer learn in the cider house? What of the destiny Dr. Larch planned for him?
The cider house rules L'œuvre de dieu, la part du diable by John Irving ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tells the story of Homer, who has lived nearly his entire life within the walls of an orphanage in rural Maine and has been trained by its proprietor, Dr. Wilbur Larch to be Larch's successor. Wally Worthington brings his pregnant girlfriend, Candy Kendall, to the orphanage because Dr. Larch provides medically safe, albeit illegal, abortions. Homer leaves with them to work on Wally's family apple farm. When Wally leaves to fight in World War II, Homer falls in love with Candy
Chocolat Czekolada ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Chocolat / #602 ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When a single mother and her young daughter move to rural France and open a chocolate shop - with Sunday hours - across the street from the local church, they are met with some resistance from the rigidly moral community. But as soon as the townspeople discover their delicious products, their attitudes begin to change
Czekolada ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
El paciente inglés = The English patient ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Vianne Rocher y su hija Anouk llegan a la población francesa de Lansquenet donde inauguran una chocolatería repleta de dulces capaces de despertar los ocultos deseos de los residentes (Chocolat)
An unfinished life Niedokończone życie ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Çikolata chocolat ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
When a single mother and her young daughter move to rural France and open a chocolate shop - with Sunday hours - across the street from the local church, they are met with some resistance from the rigidly moral community. But as soon as the townspeople discover their delicious products, their attitudes begin to change
An unfinished life / #24 ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Einar is a crusty old rancher who does what he can to hold onto his Wyoming ranch. It's been a struggle for years; his son was killed in a car crash, his wife left him, and his longtime friend and helper, Mitch was recently mauled by a bear. Now, Einar has to care for Mitch and help him recover. Jean and her daughter, Griff, have to leave Jean's current abusive boyfriend. The only place they can go is the ranch of Griff's grandfather, Einar, who only learns of his granddaughter's existence upon their arrival
Hanna shao nu sha shou de qi huan lu ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
16 sui de han na(sha xue luo nan shi)you zhong qing ju te wu chu sheng de fu qin ai rui ke(ai rui ke ba na shi)yi shou fu yang jiao yu zhang da , liang ren xiang yi wei ming, zai fen lan ye di guo zhu zi ji zi zu li qun suo ju de sheng huo. zai fu qin yan ke de jun shi xun lian xia, han na ju bei yi yu chang ren de ti neng he gong li, er ta suo you de xun lian dou shi wei le cheng wei yi ming wan mei de sha shou. dang fu qin pai han na qian wang zhi xing yi xiang mi mi ren wu hou, ling yi wei xin hen shou la de nu te wu ma li sha(kai te bu lan qi shi)que zai bei hou zhan kai an sha han na he ai rui ke de xing dong . yan kan ren wu mu biao jiu zai yan qian, han na que zen me ye xiang bu dao, zi ji de shen shi ju ran shi ge jing ren de mi mi !
Rounders by David Levien ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Rounders: Mike McDermott es un gran jugador de cartas que frecuenta el submundo del póquer neoyorquino con apuestas de altos vuelos. Su sueño es cambiar de vida mediante el juego, pero decide que el camino más legítimo para conseguir el éxito es seguir con su aburrida vida de estudiante de derecho al lado de su novia Jo. Pero un viejo amigo suyo, Gusano, sale de la cárcel y Mike tendrá que volver al mundo de los profesionales para ayudarlo. En su camino, Mike y Gusano se cruzarán con todo tipo de jugadores, desde el mafioso Teddy KGB hasta el propio cuerpo de policía. Todos ellos jugarán una mano en el destino de Mike
Casanova by Jeffrey Hatcher ( Book )
1 edition published in 2006 in Undetermined and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Casanova has to begin searching for a wife. He is a womanizer with many conquests and If he cannot show he is living a more respectable life, the Church will throw him out of Venice. He is quickly engaged to Victoria, a woman with a pure reputation. As soon as that is arranged, he meets Francesca, a feminist who hates all he stands for. He pretends to be someone else to get into her good graces, and soon finds out she is engaged to Papprizzio, a man whom she has never met. Meanwhile, arriving in Venice to find Casanova, is Pucci, one of the Vatican's most known and feared inquisitors. Francesca falls in love with Casanova, who is pretending to be the Lard king himself. Francesca's brother Donato is in love with Victoria and her mother Andrea wants Francesca to marry a man of substance
 
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Languages
English (83)
Spanish (19)
French (2)
Italian (2)
Turkish (1)
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