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Wyman, Oliver

Overview
Works: 341 works in 1,357 publications in 1 language and 35,064 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Children's audiobooks  Biography  Humorous fiction  Fantasy fiction  Paranormal fiction  Satirical literature  Detective and mystery fiction  War stories 
Roles: Narrator, Author, Performer, Actor, Publishing director
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Most widely held works about Oliver Wyman
 
Most widely held works by Oliver Wyman
The world is flat : a brief history of the twenty-first century by Thomas L Friedman( Recording )

27 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,894 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Offers a concise history of globalization, discussing a wide range of topics, from the September 11 terrorist attacks to the growth of the middle class in both China and India
Hot, flat, and crowded : why we need a green revolution and how it can renew America by Thomas L Friedman( Recording )

23 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in English and held by 1,412 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

New York Times columnist and Pulitzer Prize winner Thomas L. Friedman brings his unique point of view to the red hot topic of global climate change. Here he proposes a national plan for going green that will not only benefit the earth, but also make America's economy stronger and its borders more secure
Winter's tale by Mark Helprin( Recording )

22 editions published between 1983 and 2014 in English and held by 765 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Peter Lake--orphan, thief, mechanic extraordinare--and Athansor, a flying Brooklyn milkhorse, establish a reign of love and justice in New York City in the year 2000
Thank You for Being Late : An Optimist's Guide to Thriving in the Age of Accelerations by Thomas L Friedman( Recording )

15 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in English and held by 750 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A field guide to the twenty-first century shares strategies for surviving today's hectic technological, environmental, and economic challenges, contrasting present-day environments with the working model of an earlier generation
Nuclear jellyfish by Tim Dorsey( Recording )

16 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in English and held by 749 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As professional thieves begin targeting trade show exhibitors who may not be what they seem, Serge Storms launches an Internet travel site to lure unsuspecting tourists to Florida, only to catch the attention of his nemesis, Agent Mahoney
Travel team by Mike Lupica( Recording )

12 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in English and held by 711 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After he is cut from his travel basketball team--the very same team that his father once led to national prominence--twelve-year-old Danny Walker forms his own team of cast-offs that might have a shot at victory
The secrets of Droon by Tony Abbott( Recording )

19 editions published between 1999 and 2006 in English and held by 694 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The hidden stairs and the magic carpet: A hidden door. A magical staircase. Discover the world of Droon with Eric, Julie and Neal. Journey to the Volcano Palace: The nasty Lord Sparr has stolen a magic jewel from Eric, Julie, and Neal's friend Princess Keeah. The jewel is in Lord Sparr's secret palace, which is in a volcano! The mysterious island: Eric, Julie, and Neal are sailing with Princess Keeah and suddenly they are caught in the middle of a magica ocean storm and they are shipwrecked on an island that belongs to one of Lord Sparr's witches
A million little pieces by James Frey( Recording )

14 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in English and held by 656 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When he entered a residential treatment center at the age of 23, James Frey had destroyed his body and his mind almost beyond repair. Surrounded by patients as troubled as he and a droning dogma of how to recover, Frey had to fight to find his own way to confront the consequences of the life he had lived so far, and to determine what future, if any, he had
Billy Lynn's long halftime walk by Ben Fountain( )

22 editions published between 2012 and 2016 in English and held by 613 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A ferocious firefight with Iraqi insurgents at 'the battle of Al-Ansakar Canal', three minutes and forty-three seconds of intense warfare caught on tape by an embedded Fox News crew, has transformed the eight surviving men of Bravo Squad into America's most sought-after heroes. For the past two weeks, the Bush administration has sent them on a media-intensive nationwide Victory Tour to reinvigorate public support for the war
The good luck of right now : a novel by Matthew Quick( Recording )

21 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 606 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For 38 years, Bartholomew has lived with his mother. When she gets sick and dies, he has no idea how to be on his own. Bartholomew discovers a "Free Tibet" letter from Richard Gere hidden in his mother's drawer. Believing that the actor is meant to help him, Bartholomew starts writing a series of highly intimate letters to him. The letters reveal one man's heartbreakingly earnest attempt to assemble a family of his own
Anathem by Neal Stephenson( Recording )

9 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 547 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Having lived in a monastery since childhood, away from the violent upheavals of the outside world, Raz becomes one of a group of formerly cloistered scholars who are appointed by a fear-driven higher power to avert an impending catastrophe
The worst thing I've done : a novel by Ursula Hegi( Recording )

14 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 546 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Friends since earliest childhood, Annie, Jake, and Mason have a special bond. When Annie's parents die on the same night that she and Mason get married, the three friends decide to raise Annie's infant sister, Opal, together. Not surprisingly, their bonds of intimacy, already deeply entangled, become strained. As Annie struggles to be both a sister and a mother to Opal, and a wife and friends to Mason and Jake, events take on a momentum of their own. And then, one fateful night, the three friends goad each other into stepping over a line, with shocking, unforeseen consequences for each of them
Atomic lobster by Tim Dorsey( Recording )

13 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 533 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Embarking on a new adventure off the coast of the Sunshine State, psychopath Serge A. Storms and his drug-addled sidekick find themselves surrounded by atypical retirees and drug dealers while working to outmaneuver federal agents and a fugitive murderer
Electric barracuda : a novel by Tim Dorsey( )

8 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 523 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Serge Storms, that loveable thermonuclear vigilante and one-stop-Florida-trivia-shop, has been leaving corpses strewn across the Sunshine State for more than a decade. The authorities--especially one tenacious state agent--have begun to notice the exponential body count, and send a police task force to track down Serge. Could his luck finally have run out? Meanwhile, armed with his perpetually baked sidekick, Coleman, Serge decides to blitz the state and resurrect his Internet travel-advice website--which, of course, must be the finest and the final word on trekking the Sunshine State. To up the ante, Serge concocts a theme vacation for his cyberspace audience. And that theme? You, too, can experience Florida through the eyes of a fugitive.Off they go blogging along a getaway route through the state's most remote bayous, back roads, and bars, where the number of cadavers begin stacking up like Serge's website hits. And in the middle of all his make-believe close brushes, Serge finally wises up to his pursuers and realizes that the manic gumball rally is genuinely on "in the tradition of the great American chase movie." Clues and questions mount: Who are all the women being photographed naked in the swamp?What made Coleman draw on his face with magic markers? Where is the cruise-to-nowhere taking its drunk prisoners? When was the last time a Civil War reenactment involved a sports car? But Serge also has some personal business to tidy up. His grandfather's old Miami Beach gang suddenly had their life savings wiped out, and there's a good bet it was no accident. Too much action for Serge to juggle? Not when it all dovetails nicely into his Secret Master Plan. And especially if it involves Serge's favorite new obsession: tracking Al Capone's little-known escapades in the Everglades. So gas up the car, say good-bye to the relatives, and join Serge on the lam as he drives straight for the deepest bowels of Florida to unravel the final mysteries of Electric Barracuda
The secrets of Droon by Tony Abbott( Recording )

10 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and held by 480 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

City in the clouds: When Neal turns into a giant bug, Eric and Julie rush him back to Droon. Princess Keeah thinks there is a cure in the fantastical City in the Clouds. Of course, they only have one day before the city disappears for an entire year. The great ice battle: Brrr! Jaffa City is under a spell of ice and snow. Even Galen the wizard is frozen solid. Eric, Julie, Neal, and Princess Keeah have to figure out a way to break Lord Sparr's curse. But they better hurry or they might get frozen, too. The sleeping giant of Goll: Lord Sparr has found a new weapon to use against the city of Droon. He's woken up a mean old giant that will now obey his every command. It's a good thing Eric, Julie, and Neal are around to help their friends try to stop Lord Sparr. It's a giant job, but somebody's got to do it
Hurricane punch by Tim Dorsey( Recording )

11 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 443 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Returning to his home in Florida only to face the state's worst hurricane season and a pair of serial killers vying for "most wanted" status, Serge A. Storms and his companion, Coleman, tackle the most challenging case of their careers
Bird Lake moon by Kevin Henkes( Recording )

14 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 438 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Spencer thought the house might be haunted. Mitch knew it wasn't. And he knew why. The whole time Spencer and Mitch hung out together at Bird Lake that summer, there were secrets keeping them apart. And maybe a secret knowledge keeping them together, too--together like members of the same tribe. Like friends
That used to be us : [how America fell behind in the world it invented and how we can come back] by Thomas L Friedman( Recording )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 435 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thomas L. Friedman and Michael Mandelbaum analyze globalization, the revolution in information technology, the nation's chronic deficits, and its pattern of energy consumption. They offer a way out of the trap into which the country has fallen, which includes the rediscovery of some of the most valuable traditions and the creation of a new third-party movement
Coconut cowboy : a novel by Tim Dorsey( Recording )

11 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 429 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Obsessed with the iconic Sixties classic Easy Rider, encyclopedic Floridaphile, lovable serial killer, and movie buff extraordinaire Serge A. Storms devises his wildest plan yet: finish the journey begun by his freewheeling heroes, Captain America and Billy, tragically cut short by some shotgun-wielding rednecks. Setting a course for the Florida panhandle, Captain Serge, with Coleman literally riding shotgun, mounts his classic motorcycle and hits the highway in search of the real America: the apple-pie-eating, freedom-swilling moms and pops of Main Street USA. But the America he finds in the rural burgs dotting the neck of the peninsula is a little bit different, and a whole lot weirder than anything Peter Fonda and Dennis Hopper encountered. In a state where criminal politicians are more common than gators, Serge and Coleman discover one particular speed-trap locale so aggressively inept at corruption that investigators are baffled where to start
Cold cereal by Adam Rex( Recording )

6 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 425 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A boy who may be part changeling, twins involved in a bizarre secret experiment, and a clurichaun in a red tracksuit try to save the world from an evil cereal company whose ultimate goal is world domination
 
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Hot, flat, and crowded : why we need a green revolution and how it can renew AmericaWinter's taleNuclear jellyfishTravel teamThe secrets of DroonA million little piecesAnathemThe worst thing I've done : a novel