WorldCat Identities

Lenska, Rula

Works: 175 works in 518 publications in 1 language and 4,555 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Psychological fiction  History  Thrillers (Fiction)  Historical fiction  Drama  Film adaptations  Television comedies  Melodrama  Television adaptations 
Roles: Narrator, Actor, Other, Performer, Author, Singer
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 )

20 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 564 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 )

15 editions published between 2000 and 2014 in English and held by 234 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 199 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 162 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 )

11 editions published between 2011 and 2016 in English and held by 151 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 119 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 117 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
The nature of the beast by Frances Fyfield( Recording )

3 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A train crash offers opportunity to various characters
Sun at midnight by Rosie Thomas( Recording )

11 editions published between 2005 and 2016 in English and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alice is a scientist who relies on method, precision and proof. But when her relationship with artist Peter Brown collapses, she is forced to evaluate her own life for the first time. In her thirties, childless, it is time to break away
Iris and Ruby by Rosie Thomas( Recording )

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

A stirring story of love, loss and the distance between three generations of one family. Fragility and forgetfulness have left 82-year-old Iris vulnerable and in the care of her manservant, Mamdooh. Stiflingly quiet and claustrophobic, Iris's Cairo house is suddenly disturbed by the unexpected arrival of her troubled and wilful granddaughter, Ruby, who, labouring under a fraught relationship with her family, has run away from England to seek solace with the grandmother she hasn't seen for many years. The grandmother and granddaughter bond as they document deteriorating memories of World War 2 Cairo, and of lost romance
The tulip touch by Anne Fine( Recording )

11 editions published between 1996 and 2019 in English and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nobody wants Tulip in their gang. She skives off school, cheeks the teachers and makes herself unpopular with her classmates by telling awful lies. None of this matters to Natalie who finds Tulip exciting. At first she doesn't care that other people are upset and unnerved by Tulip's bizarre games, but as the games become increasingly sinister and dangerous, Natalie realises that Tulip is going too far, much too far, racing, in fact, to the novel's shocking ending
Jigs & reels by Joanne Harris( Recording )

8 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 92 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
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 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Safer than houses by Frances Fyfield( Recording )

8 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sarah Fortune, lawyer and professional mistress, inherited her flat from one of her many lovers. Now a son has appeared claiming it is his, morally if not strictly legally, and he is using illegal means to persuade Sarah to give it up
Midnight is a lonely place by Barbara Erskine( Recording )

10 editions published between 1995 and 2016 in English and held by 81 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
A question of belief by Margaret Yorke( Recording )

10 editions published between 1996 and 2017 in English and Undetermined and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Philip Winter had been accused of rape. He knew he was innocent, a victim of his accuser's paranoia when he rejected her advances. The jury acquitted him, but neither his hamily nor his employers accept the verdict. Made a pariah in his own home, Philip disappears. Suicide is suspected and his wife accepts the solution with relief, but he is now part of the homeless society adrift with other outcasts. He falls into the company of Denis Smith but, as they struggle to survive, their destinies are being manipulated by a woman who is trying to settle a very personal score
A question of guilt by Frances Fyfield( Recording )

7 editions published between 1991 and 2011 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When rich, middle-aged widow Eileen Cartwright becomes obsessed with Michael Bernard, her handsome solicitor, she plots the murder of his pretty wife. A Polish hospital porter is hired for the killing. Bumbling and remorseful, he is quickly caught. But Eileen's involvement is harder to prove as her wealth and cunningly meticulous planning have put her almost beyond the law. Helen West and Geoffrey Bailey are the crown prosecutor and detective superintendent assigned to the case. Both survivors of personal trauma, they are drawn together by a weary, shared compassion. Only when Eileen Cartwright's extraordinary evil reaches out even from behind prison bars are events brought to a tense and thrilling climax - container
Long live the king : a novel by Fay Weldon( Recording )

7 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

1902. The Earl & Countess of Dilberne, their fortune restored by their son's marriage to a Chicago heiress, are caught up in Edward VII's coronation preparations. Meanwhile their 16-year-old niece, Adela, has joined a troupe of spiritualists
The art of drowning by Frances Fyfield( Recording )

7 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 64 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
When in Rome by Nicky Pellegrino( Recording )

6 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Serafina and her sisters long to meet their matinee idols and Serafina daydreams of Mario Lanza. But the sisters will grow up quickly and for Serafina, a choice opens between the world she knows and the life she dreams of
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She may not leave
She may not leaveThe tulip touchMammoth hunt : in search of the giant elephants of NepalMidnight is a lonely placeA question of belief
Alternative Names
Łubieńska, Róża Maria Leopoldyna

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