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Brown, Leigh 1939-1998

Overview
Works: 19 works in 69 publications in 3 languages and 4,250 library holdings
Genres: Comedy films  Christmas films  Drama  Juvenile works  Fiction  Film adaptations  Autobiographical fiction  Bildungsromans  Humorous fiction  Christmas stories 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Author, Scenarist
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Leigh Brown
 
Most widely held works by Leigh Brown
A Christmas story by Bob Clark( Visual )

36 editions published between 1983 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 3,090 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young boy must convince his parents that a toy rifle is the only Christmas gift that will make Christmas worthwhile. Not only do his parents face what many other parents do during that time of the year, but their actions fit in with the All-American Christmas
A Christmas story( Visual )

2 editions published between 1987 and 2003 in French and English and held by 709 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1940s Indiana, nine-year-old Ralphie dreams of his ideal Christmas gift: a genuine Red Ryder 200-shot carbine action air rifle. But when gruff dad and doting mom regularly respond with "You'll shoot your eye out!" Ralphie mounts a full-scale Santa-begging campaign. He encounters a slew of calamities from snowsuit paralysis to the dreaded tongue-on-a-frozen-flagpole gambit
A Christmas story : the musical by Benj Pasek( Recording )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The show gypsies : a novel by Leigh Brown( Book )

4 editions published between 1975 and 1976 in English and held by 142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An excellent invention by M. C Badger( )

2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Mila and Marcus Tinkler get a letter saying they have to go to school, it sounds IMPOSSIBLE. Who would feed the pigeons? Who would look after their little sister? Who would wake Mila up in time? Marcus needs a plan, and fast!
A very good idea by Meredith Badger( )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A warm, inventive and funny series about three siblings who live by their own rules. The Tinklers Three celebrates the freedom and inventiveness of childhood – when the ordinary can become extraordinary. Marcus and Mila Tinkler are very good at climbing. But can they go from their house to the town clock tower without once touching the ground? It won't be easy. It will probably be dangerous. And almost certainly dirty. It's a very good idea!
It runs in the family( Visual )

2 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's business as usual in the summer at the Parkers' Indiana home. Ralphie is looking for a top to beat the school bully, Old Man is fighting with the neighbors, and Mother is collecting a glass china set at the local movie theater. Sequel to A Christmas Story
Christmas comedy collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

National Lampoon's Christmas vacation: "This holiday season Clark Griswold vows his clan will enjoy 'the most fun-filled family Christmas ever'. Seeing is believing. There are 25,000 lights on the roof. An exploding turkey on the dining room table. A SWAT team taking siege outside"--Container
The pie sisters by Leigh Brown( )

2 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Three sisters, seven days, one lake. For the Lane sisters, Shelby, Yeardley, and Lily, returning to Aunt Nola's cottage on Canadaigua Lake for a birthday celebration is like going home. Now adults, it has been years since their last visit. Eager to escape the realities of their day-to-day lives, the girls jump at the chance to go back. What ensues is a journey that leads the sisters to a better understanding and deeper appreciation of family and home."--
Second chances by Leigh Brown( )

2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Seeking refuge from a life filled with heartache and conflict, a young Pashmina flees her family home in Greece, to create a new life for herself in America. Now an independent woman and a successful author, it seems there's little she can't do -- except outrun her past. Accused of plagiarism by her editor, Amelia, Pashmina must choose between avenging her former lover or protecting herself, and the stakes are high. But they're about to get higher when Amelia's boyfriend, Tim, gets involved." --
Holiday family collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collects three holiday films for the family
A Christmas story( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ralphie, a nine-year-old boy in 1940s Indiana, dreams of receiving a Red Ryder BB gun for Christmas but encounters resistance at every turn when he makes his wish known
A Christmas story by Jean Shepherd( Book )

6 editions published between 1982 and 1983 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young boy must convince his parents that a toy rifle is the only Christmas gift that will make Christmas worthwhile. Not only do his parents face what many other parents do during that time of the year, but their actions fit in with the All-American Christmas
Historias de Navidad A Christmas story( Visual )

3 editions published between 1983 and 2013 in Spanish and English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Resumen: En los años cuarenta, un niño quiere como regalo de navidad un rifle de aire comprimido. Claro está, los padres piensan que no es una buena idea. Comedia familiar extraordinariamente popular en Estados Unidos que se basa en las historias del humorista Jean Shepherd. Calificada como divertida y conmovedora a partes iguales, una tierna historia con mensaje que encandila tanto a los adultos como a los más jóvenes
My summer story by Charles Grodin( Visual )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's business as usual in the summer at the Parkers' Indiana home. Ralphie is looking for the perfect spinning top to beat his rival, the school bully. The Old Man is fighting with the neighbors, and Mother is collecting a glass china set at the local movie theater. Sequel to A Christmas Story
A Christmas story : the musical( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Stage musical based on the 1983 motion picture
Sucede en las mejores familias( Visual )

1 edition published in 1995 in Spanish and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

In God we trust, all others pay cash by Jean Shepherd( )

1 edition published in 1982 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Ralph goes back to his hometown of Hohman, Indiana, runs into an old chum, and remembers growing up. An affectionate, wacky, and wryly realistic portrayal of an American family's typical Christmas joys and travails in small-town, Depression-era Indiana. This novel would later serve as the basis for the 1983 movie, A Christmas Story
 
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A Christmas story
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Alternative Names
Prescott, Nancy Leigh, 1939-1998

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