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Rintoul, David 1948-

Works: 538 works in 1,785 publications in 1 language and 21,933 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Fiction  Television mini-series  Film adaptations  Historical fiction  Television adaptations  Thrillers (Fiction)  Bible television programs  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Detective and mystery films 
Roles: Narrator, Actor, Performer, Author, Other, nar
Classifications: PN1992.77, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about David Rintoul
Most widely held works by David Rintoul
The ghost writer by Roman Polanski( Visual )

17 editions published between 2010 and 2017 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,588 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a gifted ghostwriter is hired to write the memoirs of former British Prime Minister Adam Lang, he quickly finds himself trapped in a web of political and sexual intrigue. Lang is implicated in a scandal over his administration's harsh tactics, and as the ghostwriter digs into the politician's past, he discovers secrets that threaten to jeopardize international relations forever
The Bible : the epic miniseries( Visual )

2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 1,423 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program is an adaptation of the Bible stories which changed our world. Each story endeavors to stay true to the spirit of the book
Pride and prejudice by Elizabeth Garvie( Visual )

16 editions published between 1980 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,078 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of the lively, precocious and very eligible Bennet girls captures all the nuances of 19th century life among the English gentry, a society obsessed with profitable marriage contracts
Munich : a novel by Robert Harris( Recording )

26 editions published between 2017 and 2018 in English and held by 778 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A spy thriller set against the backdrop of the fateful Munich Conference of 1938 follows the experiences of a rising star in the British diplomatic service and his Oxford friend, a secret member of the anti-Hitler resistance, who, while on a disastrous collision course with each other, witness pivotal events involving Chamberlain, Mussolini and other historical figures
The golden egg : a Commissario Guido Brunetti mystery by Donna Leon( Recording )

23 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 687 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The mentally handicapped man who worked at Brunetti's dry cleaners has just died of an overdose, and Brunetti's wife Paola loathes the idea that he lived and died without anyone noticing or helping him. To please his wife, Brunetti investigates the death, and is surprised to find nothing on the man: no birth certificate, no passport, nothing. As secrets unravel, Brunetti suspects an aristocratic family might be connected. But why would anyone want this sweet, simple-minded man dead?
The fox by Frederick Forsyth( Recording )

18 editions published between 2018 and 2019 in English and held by 549 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A massive cybercrime has been committed and firewalls thought to be impenetrable have been breached. All indications point to a team of cyber-experts in the employ of an American enemy, but who, and why? The culprit, it turns out, is an English teenager with no agenda, just a blisteringly brilliant mind
Dictator : a novel by Robert Harris( Recording )

17 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 500 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A political thriller based in the time of the Roman Empire
The boggart by Susan Cooper( Recording )

24 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in English and held by 458 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Centuries old and thousands of miles from home. When Emily and Jess Volnik's family inherits a remote, crumbling Scottish castle, they also inherit the Boggart--an invisible, mischievous spirit who's been playing tricks on residents of Castle Keep for generations. Then the Boggart is trapped in a rolltop desk and inadvertently shipped to the Volniks' home in Toronto, where nothing will ever be the same--for the Volniks or the Boggart. In a world that doesn't believe in magic, the Boggart's pranks wreak havoc. And even the newfound joys of peanut butter and pizza and fudge sauce eventually wear thin for the Boggart. He wants to go home--but his only hope lies in a risky and daring blend of modern technology and ancient magic
Pride and prejudice, or, First impressions by Jane Austen( Visual )

21 editions published between 1979 and 2013 in English and held by 391 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Amusing story of a young woman's adventures and misadventures in the society of the 19th century English gentry
Midsomer murders( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 364 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The cozy villages of Midsomer County reveal their most sinister secrets in these contemporary British television mysteries. The made-to-measure murders: Barnaby and Jones investigate the murder of a widow on her way to confession as well as the death of her husband two years before. The sword of Guillaume: While visiting Brighton on business, DCI Barnaby partners with his cousin, Brighton's DCI John Barnaby, to investigate a local murder. Blood on the saddle: A dispute over property lines turns a Wild West show into a crime scene. The silent land: Barnaby and Jones investigate a librarian obsessed with the March Magna cemetery found dead on top of a grave
An officer and a spy by Robert Harris( Recording )

29 editions published between 2013 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 361 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Paris, winter 1895. Georges Picquart, recently promoted head of the agency that helped convict Dreyfus of treason. Picquart believes in Dreyfus's guilt, even after he witnesses the man's protestations of innocence. But gradually Picquart comes to suspect that a spy remains at large in the military. With evidence mounting, pointing to deceit at the highest levels of government, Picquart has nowhere to turn and is compelled to question his most deeply held beliefs about his country and himself
A country road, a tree : a novel by Jo Baker( Recording )

11 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 352 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When war breaks out in Europe in 1939 Samuel Beckett, a young, unknown writer, journeys from his home in neutral Ireland to conflict-ridden Paris and is drawn into the maelstrom. He experiences the hardships yet stubborn vibrancy at the heart of Europe during the Nazis' rise to power; friendships with James Joyce and other luminaries; a quietly passionate devotion to the Frenchwoman who will become his lifelong companion; secret work for the French Resistance and narrow escapes from the Gestapo; from occupied Paris to the countryside; and the rubble of life after liberation. And through it all a uniquely brilliant mind struggles to create a language that will express his experience of this shattered world
Doctor Finlay( Visual )

11 editions published between 1993 and 2004 in English and held by 263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In post-war Tannochbrae, the idealistic Dr. John Finlay confronts diseases without antibiotics and copes with the personal medical crises of families in a small Scottish town
Doctor Finlay( Visual )

12 editions published between 1993 and 2010 in English and held by 253 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In post-war Tannochbrae, the Arden House medical team faces disruptive changes in daily operations with the arrival of two partners in rapid succession and the addition of a young housekeeper
Doctor Finlay( Visual )

5 editions published between 1993 and 2006 in English and held by 220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Five years have now passed since the end of the war and the Arden House medical team function with well-practiced efficiency. The free National Health Service keeps the team busy, kindly administering to the residents of Tannochbrae, who, for the most part, have gradually come to trust their doctors and follow their advice. Even so, as the post-war era unfolds, Dr. Finlay, Dr. Cameron and Dr. Napier face many soul-searching ethical dilemmas in cases that involve child abandonment, addiction, bigotry and infidelity, while struggling to cope with the demanding moral challenges of their own personal lives
C.S. Forester's Horatio Hornblower( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Joining the British Royal Navy at the outset of the Napoleonic Wars, the enterprising Horatio Hornblower rises quickly from raw recruit to seasoned sailor, charting a course from the West Indies to the coast of Africa in the name of the Crown. Along the way he encounters roiling sea battles, mutiny, plague, and love, but always proves himself equal to the task
Pulse by Julian Barnes( Recording )

17 editions published between 2011 and 2015 in English and held by 211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Julian Barnes presents a collection of short stories featuring characters who are driven by success and loss. In East Wind, a divorced estate agent is happily in love with a European waitress, but nonetheless decides to investigate her enigmatic past. In Marriage Lines, a widower travels to a secluded Scottish island to relive his happiest memory. After a falling out, a couple reconciles over flowers in Gardener's World. And in The Limner, a deaf painter discovers his patron's true likeness
The Jane Austen collection by Jane Austen( Visual )

8 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in English and held by 210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Persuasion: Eight years after Anne Elliot turned down Captain Wentworth's proposal of marriage, they meet again. Anne now recognizes the false values that persuaded her to reject Captain Wentworth, but his heart seems set upon the youth and beauty of the impetuous Louisa Musgrove
Black seconds by Karin Fossum( Recording )

9 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 207 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ida Joner gets on her brand-new bike and sets off to buy sweets. A good-natured, happy girl, she is looking forward to her tenth birthday. Thirty-five minutes after Ida should have come home, her mother, Helga, starts to worry. She phones the shop and various friends, but no one has seen her daughter. As the family goes out looking for Ida, Helga's worst nightmare becomes reality, and they contact the police. Hundreds of volunteers comb the neighborhood, but there are no traces of Ida or her bike. As the relatives reach breaking point and the media frenzy begins, Inspector Sejer is calm and reassuring. But he finds the case puzzling. Usually missing children are found within forty-eight hours. Ida Joner seems to have vanished without a trace.--
Don't look back by Karin Fossum( Recording )

12 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in English and held by 197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At the foot of the Kollen mountain lies a small village where the children play unafraid in the streets. But the tranquility is about to be irrecoverably shattered by a most sinister crime when a young woman's naked body is found by the lake. Inspector Sejer - smart, tough and enigmatic - is called in to investigate. Only he can uncover the dark secrets of this quiet community, hidden by deep family ties
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