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McCarthy, Sheila

Overview
Works: 129 works in 256 publications in 2 languages and 6,046 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Television adaptations  Action and adventure films  Disaster films  Children's films  Comedy films  Television programs  Juvenile works  Television mini-series  Short films 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Author, Dancer, Performer, Editor
Classifications: PN1995.9.D55, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Sheila McCarthy
Beethoven lives upstairs by Richard Moser( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 667 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At first, ten-year-old Christoph resents the eccentric boarder who enters his home, but slowly he comes to understand the torment of Ludwig van Beethoven's deafness, and appreciate his genius and the beauty of his music
Cow belles( Visual )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 544 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The father of two wealthy, free spirited teens puts them to work to teach them about the responsibility of running a business. When someone empties the company's bank accounts, the sisters must put aside their pampered existence to save the business
Emily of new moon( Visual )

10 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 467 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on Lucy Maud Montgomery's novel, Emily of New Moon is the brilliant story of a free-spirited, orphaned girl, whose vivid imagination, passion to write, and romantic nature clash with her strict adoptive family. Season one follows Emily as she adjusts to a new school, makes new friends, and attempts to discover her parents' and family's past. Through it all, Emily handles her difficult issues with poise beyond her years and with an uncanny ability to wonderfully complicate the lives of everyone around her
The stone angel by Kari Skogland( Visual )

10 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and German and held by 438 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At 90, Hagar Shipley may be considered old, but she hasn't stopped fighting. As her son and daughter-in-law take her to a nursing home, Hagar resists and remembers a lifetime of boldness and courage
A woman of independent means( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 417 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At the turn of the century, a time when women had few choices, Bess Steed Garner inherits a legacy - not only of wealth but of determination and desire, making her truly a woman of independent means. Adapted from the epistolary novel, this film follow the life of Bess Steed Garner from her childhood in 1899 to her death in 1977. Bess endures life's trials and triumphs of life with unfailing courage and indomitable spirit: the sacrifices love sometimes requires of the heart, the flaws and rewards of marriage, the often-tested bond between mother and child, and the will to defy a society that demands conformity
I've heard the mermaids singing by Patricia Rozema( Visual )

32 editions published between 1987 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 399 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Comedy about an organizationally impaired temporary assistant who gets her first pemanent job at the age of 31 working for a curator of an art gallery
Emily of New Moon( Visual )

3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 355 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After the death of her parents, free-spirited Emily must live with her rigid Aunt Elizabeth, timid Aunt Laura, and odd cousin Jimmy. Her vivid imagination, passion to write, and romantic nature are the cause of many clashes with her strict adoptive family
Emily of New Moon( Visual )

4 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 286 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Free-spirited Emily begins to question her future as a writer and her role in Victorian society. Meanwhile, the town fights a smallpox outbreak
Emily of New Moon( Visual )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 251 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Free-spirited Emily leaves childhood behind as adulthood experiences bring conflicting emotions and new found understanding
Road to Avonlea( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 189 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In this dramatic season, the King family copes with difficult personal and community changes that threaten to change their lives forever"--Container
Little mosque on the prairie( Visual )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A comic look at a small Muslim community living side by side with the residents of a small prairie town. "Little mosque on the prairie is a humorous look at relationships, family, love, the generation gap and balancing Muslim beliefs and traditions in a prairie setting"--Container
The day after tomorrow by James Cameron( Visual )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in English and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When global warming triggers the onset of a new Ice Age, tornadoes flatten Los Angeles, a tidal wave engulfs New York City and the entire Northern Hemisphere begns to freeze solid. Now, climatologist Jack Hall, his son Sam, and a small band of survivors must ride out the growing superstorm and stay alive in the face of an enemy more powerful and relentless than anything anyone has ever encountered: Mother Nature
Armistead Maupin's More tales of the city( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brought to life is San Francisco in the 1970's. The quirky lovelorn tenants of 28 Barbary Lane are following their fortunes and follies under the watchful eye of their maternal landlady. Intersecting lives, gleeful coincidences and innocent raunch are all part of the fun
Rare birds( Visual )

3 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dave's marriage is dead and his restaurant just went belly up. Alphonse, Dave's neighbor, hatches a mad-yet-ingenious scheme in the hopes of saving his buddy's sagging fortune. After staging the sightings of an extremely rare bird in the neighborhood, bird watchers and hungry patrons the world over, flock to the area. But soon, Dave's restaurant is swimming in controversy
Ice girls( Visual )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Fifteen-year-old aspiring figure skating champion Mattie Dane is forced to put her dreams on ice after a bad fall -- and her mother's decision to relocate the family to a new town. But a chance encounter with the owner of a local skating rink rekindles Mattie's passion to compete and sets up an intense rivalry with a talented classmate who'll stop at nothing to win"--Container
Little mosque on the prairie( Visual )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A comic look at a small Muslim community living side by side with the residents of a small prairie town. "Little Mosque on the prairie is a humorous look at relationships, family, love, the generation gap and balancing Muslim beliefs and traditions in a prairie setting"--Container
Little mosque on the prairie( Visual )

4 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A comic look at a small Muslim community living side by side with the residents of a small prairie town. Little mosque on the prairie is a humorous look at relationships, family, love, the generation gap and balancing Muslim beliefs and traditions in a prairie setting
The awakening( Visual )

7 editions published between 1994 and 2009 in English and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sara, a responsible hard-working young woman, runs a boarding house, takes no risks and lives by the book. Her life is turned upside down by Flynn, a handsome bounty hunter, who teams up with Sara to track a tenant who is a convicted antiquities smuggler
Speaking of courage : [Stuttering in children]( Visual )

5 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Three children who stutter, struggle to speak. Their struggle is seen and heard through their own unique voices, personalities and stories, as well as those who care for and support them -parents and family members, speech language pathologists, teachers and friends, and community organizations dedicated to helping people with speech disorders. This program stresses the need for early detection and treatment of stuttering in children and provides information about the disorder and its treatment. Finally, it inspires parents and other family members, as they learn to understand how preventative and therapeutic measures can alleviate or control their child's stuttering."--Container
Emily of New Moon( Visual )

3 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Emily of New Moon is the brilliant tale of a free-spirited, orphaned girl whose vivid imagination, passion to write, and romantic nature clash with her strict adoptive family. Set during the Victorian era, Emily's coming-of-age-every heartbreak and triumph-is captured in this complete collector's set"--Container
 
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Beethoven lives upstairs
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Mac Carthy Sheila 1956-....

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Маккарти, Шейла

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Languages
English (99)

German (3)

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