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Stevenson, Juliet

Overview
Works: 507 works in 1,521 publications in 8 languages and 39,357 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Fiction  Film adaptations  Juvenile works  History  Domestic fiction  Television plays  Television adaptations  Psychological fiction  Biography 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Costume designer, Author
Classifications: PR4167, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Juliet Stevenson
 
Most widely held works by Juliet Stevenson
Bend it like Beckham by Gurinder Chadha( Visual )
22 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 2,757 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Eighteen year-old Jesminder's parents want her to be a nice, conventional Indian girl. But she just wants to play soccer like her hero, David Beckham. For Jess, that means kicking a ball around the local park with the lads until she's spotted by Jules, who invites her to join the local women's team
Emma by Diarmuid Lawrence( Visual )
15 editions published between 1995 and 2009 in English and Italian and held by 2,204 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Emma Woodhouse is a young woman who, having engineered the marriage of her companion, turns her attention toward making a match for the local vicar and her new protegeĢe, Harriet Smith. Her one voice of reason and restraint is Mr. Knightley, who has known her since she was a child and who watches her behaviour with wry amusement and sometimes with real anger. Emma presides over the small provincial world of Highbury with enthusiasm, but she will find it is all too easy to confuse good intentions with self-gratification
Mona Lisa smile by Kirsten Dunst( Visual )
8 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and held by 2,194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Katherine Ann Watson has accepted a position teaching art history at the prestigious Wellesley College. Watson is a very modern woman, particularly for the 1950s. She has a passion not only for art but for her students. Most of the students seem to be biding their time, waiting to find the right man to marry. The students are all very bright and Watson feels they are not reaching their potential. Although a strong bond is formed between teacher and student, Watson's views are incompatible with the dominant culture of the college
Being Julia by W. Somerset Maugham( Visual )
6 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 1,371 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
London, 1938. Julia is a true West End diva: beautiful, talented, wealthy, and famous. She has a devoted husband who has masterminded her brilliant career - but after years of the spotlight she begins to suffer from a severe case of boredom and longs for something new and exciting to put the twinkle back in her eye. She finds what she is looking for in a handsome young American fan, who adds a few more sparks than Julia was hoping for
The signature of all things by Elizabeth Gilbert( Recording )
16 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 1,302 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Spanning much of the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries, the novel follows the fortunes of the extraordinary Whittaker family as led by the enterprising Henry Whittake, a poor-born Englishman who makes a great fortune in the South American quinine trade, eventually becoming the richest man in Philadelphia. Born in 1800, Henry's brilliant daughter, Alma (who inherits both her father's money and his mind)
Sweet tooth by Ian McEwan( Recording )
14 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 1,058 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Britain, 1972. Serna Frome, a compulsive reader of novels, is sent on a "secret mission" which brings her into the literary world of Tom Haley, a promising young writer. First she loves his stories, then she begins to love the man. Can she maintain the fiction of her undercover life?
Infamous by Douglas McGrath( Visual )
7 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and Turkish and held by 1,050 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
While researching his book "In cold blood", writer Truman Capote develops a relationship with convicted murderers Dick Hickock and, in particular Perry Smith, while both men waited for their date of execution on death row
Antigone by Jean Anouilh( Visual )
23 editions published between 1984 and 2008 in English and held by 1,038 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A unique adaptation of the play by Sophocles. Antigone defies King Creon's decree to bury her slain brother according to religious rituals and faces death for her actions
The magician's elephant by Kate DiCamillo( Recording )
11 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in English and held by 1,020 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When a fortuneteller's tent appears in the market square of the city of Baltese, orphan Peter Augustus Duchene knows the questions that he needs to ask: Does his sister still live? And if so, how can he find her? The fortuneteller's mysterious answer sets off a chain of events so remarkable, so impossible, that Peter can hardly dare to believe it
Nicholas Nickleby by Charles Dickens( Visual )
6 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and held by 948 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Nicholas becomes the head of the family when his father dies unexpectedly. Keeping watch over his mother and his sister Kate becomes an even greater challenge when Nicholas discovers that his father lost the family fortune due to ill-advised investments. Without a shilling to his name, Nicholas turns to his wealthy but unforgiving Uncle Ralph for help
Pericles, Prince of Tyre by William Shakespeare( Visual )
17 editions published between 1983 and 2012 in English and held by 928 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A dramatization of Shakespeare's play which tells of the separation of Pericles from his wife Thaisa and daughter Marina, both presumed dead, and his joyful reunion with them 16 years later
When did you last see your father? ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 691 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A 40-year-old writer visits his dying father. He begins to relive the memories of the past - both good and bad - and he is forced to realize that his once "immortal, invincible and infallible" father is human after all
Diana by Naomi Watts( Visual )
9 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 673 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A look into the private life of one the world's most iconic and public women in the last two years of her life, and explores the Princess of Wales' love affair with Pakistani heart surgeon Hasnat Khan
Jane Eyre by Charlotte Brontë( Recording )
31 editions published between 1993 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 648 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The work tells the story of Jane's early life, her experience at Lowood School and as a governess. Her refusal to accept Rochester's love on any but her own strictly moral terms is a passionate cry for independence
I, Coriander by Sally Gardner( Recording )
6 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 605 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In 17th century London, Coriander, a girl who has inherited magic from her mother, must find a way to use this magic in order to save both herself and an inhabitant of the fairy world where her mother was born
To the lighthouse by Virginia Woolf( Recording )
24 editions published between 1995 and 2010 in English and German and held by 599 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Ramsay family and the one summer spent with their friends in their holiday home in Scotland. Offshore stands the lighthouse; remote, inaccessible, and an external presence in a changing world
Truly madly deeply by Anthony Minghella( Visual )
27 editions published between 1990 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 576 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A young woman's world falls apart when her boyfriend dies. When he unexpectedly returns to life as a ghost, she must choose between the man she truly, madly, deeply loved--and a new man who is truly, madly, deeply alive
The Snow Queen ( Visual )
9 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and held by 557 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Gerda and her mother take in a penniless beggar boy, Kay, and powerful forces take both children on a magical journey, testing their friendship to the extreme along the way. Kay goes missing, so with faith, love, and courage, Gerda goes to find him
Oedipus at Colonus by Sophocles( Visual )
26 editions published between 1986 and 2009 in English and held by 553 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This play recounts the blind, exiled Oedipus' final days. The primary action involves a fight over where Oedipus is to die (as that place is to become hallowed ground). Familial interactions also play a key role in the drama
In search of Mozart by Phil Grabsky( Visual )
9 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and Multiple languages and held by 545 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A documentary about Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart told through dramatic readings from his personal letters. Includes interviews with noted personalities and excerpts from numerous musical performances
 
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Alternative Names
JULIET STEVENS
Stevenson, Juliet Anne Virginia.
Stevenson, Juliet Anne Virginia 1956-
Languages
English (287)
Multiple languages (2)
German (1)
French (1)
Turkish (1)
Italian (1)
Spanish (1)
Hindi (1)
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