WorldCat Identities

Lenska, Rula

Works: 154 works in 431 publications in 1 language and 5,130 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Psychological fiction  Historical fiction  Television adaptations  Drama  Television programs  Television comedies  Film adaptations  Detective and mystery fiction 
Roles: Narrator, Performer, Actor, Author
Classifications: PR6073.E374, 823.914
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about Rula Lenska
Most widely held works by Rula Lenska
Peaches for Father Francis : a novel by Joanne Harris( Recording )

17 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 600 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vianne Rochet returns to the French village of Lansquenet with her daughters, Anouk and Rosette, before allying herself with a desperate Father Frances Reynaud to reverse disturbing local changes
Tulip fever by Deborah Moggach( Recording )

14 editions published between 2000 and 2014 in English and held by 241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During the 1630's in Amsterdam, local inhabitants sought to secure immortality by having their respective portraits painted. Sophia Sandvoort sits for such a portrait next to her elderly husband Cornelis. The surroundings included objects representing her husband's piety along with a tulip. For Cornelis has made money from the speculation on this flower and its bulbs. However, as Jan van Loos begins to capture Sophia's likeness on canvas, a slow passion progresses between them
The Noël Coward collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Noël Coward is the definitive playwright of the early 20th century, contributing a robust repertoire of brilliant material. Playwright, actor, composer, and irrepressible socialite, Coward charmed high society in both London and New York during his heyday, and his work continues to charm audiences today with its urbane wit, sly humor and distinctive style
She may not leave by Fay Weldon( Recording )

9 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 201 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hattie and Martyn are a happily unmarried couple: politically aware, environmentally concerned, and educated. Their lives are made complete with the arrival of their baby Kitty. But they're struggling to make ends meet, and Hattie's bored. Keen to return to work, she persuades Martyn that they should employ an au pair. Agnieszka is Polish, ordinary looking, and a domestic genius. As Agnieszka becomes more and more indispensable, Hattie begins to suspect she may be more essential to the household than Hattie herself!
Mozart's last aria : a novel by Matt Rees( Recording )

12 editions published between 2011 and 2016 in English and held by 170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mozart's estranged sister, Madame Maria Anna Berchtold von Sonnenburg (called Nannerl by her family), travels to Vienna to investigate the mysterious circumstances of her brother's sudden death
Mantrapped by Fay Weldon( Recording )

8 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in English and held by 154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fay Weldon shows she's still on top as the foremost chronicler of this generation's sexual and marital woes. What would happen if a man were to wake up one morning as a woman? Or a woman as a man? Would his personality change completely? Would hers? After brushing past each other on the stairs above their local Laundromat, Trisha and Peter soon find out. Instantly, and mysteriously, they switch souls. Peter's now housed in Trisha's older and much curvier body, while Trisha's moving about in Peter's younger, trimmer form. But none of this is half as awkward as when they both come home to face Peter's wife and have to decide who will sleep where. Exploring her heroes' predicaments inspires Fay to recall certain points in her life, which she decides to insert alongside the novel, flipping back and forth between the two
The spa decameron by Fay Weldon( Recording )

12 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A group of ten high-powered, accomplished ladies gathers at the expensive Castle Spa, seeking to rejuvenate themselves--through Botox, aromatherapy, and general pampering--and telling one another the stories of their lives
Sun at midnight by Rosie Thomas( Recording )

10 editions published between 2005 and 2016 in English and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With broken relationships behind them Alice and James meet while on an Antartica expedition. They experiance a jolt of attraction they have never felt before
The tulip touch by Anne Fine( Recording )

8 editions published between 1996 and 2010 in English and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Natalie, who lives in the large hotel managed by her father, has a dangerous friendship with Tulip, the wildly uncontrollable girl on a neighbouring farm
Blind date by Frances Fyfield( Recording )

3 editions published between 1998 and 2003 in English and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Emma Davey, who loved gemstones and life, was adored by everyone. But her life ends abruptly when someone kicks her to death. Elisabeth, her sister, is haunted by Emma's death and her own humiliating attempts to lure the killer into a confession
Jigs & reels by Joanne Harris( Recording )

8 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Suburban witches, defiant old ladies, ageing monsters, suicidal Lottery winners, wolf men, dolphin women and middle-aged manufacturers of erotic leatherwear. In these twenty-two short stories from the author of 'Holy Fools' and 'Chocolat', the miraculous goes hand in hand with the mundane, the sour with the sweet, and the beautiful, the grotesque, the seductive and the disturbing are never more than one step away in Joanne Harris's first collection of short stories
The price of guilt by Margaret Yorke( Recording )

6 editions published between 1999 and 2002 in English and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When journalist Andrew Sherwood witnesses an assault on a woman, he is curious to find out more about her. Then she disappears. And, it traspires, Louise Widdows is on the run from a tyrannical husband and moves into a vacated cottage, trying to cover her tracks in case her husband tries to find her. Befriended by Andrew and his young son, Louise is drawn to the freedom so long denied, while Andrew is drawn to her by the mystery of her sudden flight and a secret he suspects she is hiding
Safer than houses by Frances Fyfield( Recording )

8 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sarah befriends Henry who leads a timid life just a mile away from her. After she meets him, a series of events encompassing arson and murder take over her life
The potter's house by Rosie Thomas( Recording )

7 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Olivia has settled on the tiny Greek island of Halemni with her family. A tidal wave in the aftermath of an earthquake devastates Halemni. Olivia gives shelter to an English woman in the potter's house, but she guards her past as preciously as Olivia protects her young family
Mammoth hunt : in search of the giant elephants of Nepal by John Blashford-Snell( Book )

6 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Iris & Ruby by Rosie Thomas( Recording )

12 editions published between 2006 and 2015 in English and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A story of love, loss and the distance between three generations of one family, this novel centres on Iris and Ruby - a grandmotherand her granddaughter - as they try and make sense of their respective lives
The art of drowning by Frances Fyfield( Recording )

7 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reassessing her life, Rachel Doe meets the charismatic Ivy Wiseman. Ivy inspires Rachel, as do her farming parents in their ramshackle house close to the sea. During a sultry summer, Rachel is told of how Ivy's parents are desperate to locate her ex-husband and their grandson and Rachel sets out to find them. But in her naivete, Rachel is unaware that, in murderous family battles, there is no justice
Habits of the house : a novel by Fay Weldon( Recording )

7 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The first title in a trilogy which explores the lives of an English, aristocratic household at the close of the 19th century
Midnight is a lonely place by Barbara Erskine( Recording )

10 editions published between 1995 and 2016 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Britain, a disturbed grave releases the ghosts of an ill-fated love triangle from Roman days and they invade the cottage of writer Kate Kennedy. As the horror of their deaths reaches out to her across the strands of time, it becomes clear only she can undo the treachery and curse which bind them. By the author of Lady of Hay
If my father loved me by Rosie Thomas( Recording )

5 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sadie is the robust survivor of a marriage she deliberately left behind. Now her father is dying, and Sadie realises that she can never make her peace with him. As Sadie confronts the truth about her father, her relationship with her son Jack appears to be breaking down and she is intent on saving it. Then the arrival of one of those fleeting women from her father's past starts a train of events that even Sadie cannot control
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She may not leave
Alternative Names
Rula Lenska Brits actrice

Рула Ленска

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English (173)

She may not leaveThe tulip touchThe price of guiltThe potter's houseMammoth hunt : in search of the giant elephants of NepalMidnight is a lonely place