WorldCat Identities

Barnz, Ben

Works: 5 works in 16 publications in 2 languages and 2,150 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Dark comedy films  Fantasy films  Fiction 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Ben Barnz
Cake by Daniel Barnz( Visual )

11 editions published in 2015 in English and German and held by 1,508 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A look into the darkly funny world of Claire Bennett who initiates a dubious relationship with a widower while confronting fantastical hallucinations of his dead wife. With her feisty housekeeper-cum-caretaker ever at her side, Claire searches for human connection and self-forgiveness in this tale of personal redemption
Phoebe in wonderland( Visual )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 586 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Phoebe is an imaginative but troubled girl with a desperate longing to be in her school's production of Alice in Wonderland. When she is cast in the lead role her parents believe her unusual behavior is due to her creativity, but soon realize that she is on the brink of falling through the looking glass herself
We : an adoption and a memoir by Ben Barnz( Book )

1 edition published in 2018 in English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Centering on the story of Ben Barnz and his husband adopting a child. We alternates between legal suspense story and memoir, examining shifting gender roles in parenting and modern notions of family-construction. The book interweaves Barnz's path to parenthood beginning with his closeted youth in the 1980's New York, a time when it was statistically more likely he would die from AIDS than become a father. We delves into the complicated relationships that arise between birthparents and adoptive parents, between birthmothers and birthfathers, between parent and child, between married couples. In this story, as in life, empathy is revealed where, technically, non should exist; this book examines our desire to do better, be better--better people, better friends, better parents, better strangers, better ourselves. And in the end, We celebrates the potential we all have for forgiveness, "--Page 4 of cover
Flucht ins Wunderland wage deinen Traum zu leben( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in German and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

W krainie czarów( Visual )

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

Audience Level
Audience Level
  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.15 (from 0.15 for Cake / ... to 0.99 for W krainie ...)

English (14)

German (2)