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Jameson, Susan

Overview
Works: 246 works in 580 publications in 1 language and 8,737 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Television adaptations  History  Fiction  Historical films  Biographical films  Televised plays  Nonfiction television programs  Psychological fiction 
Roles: Narrator, Actor, Performer, Author, Creator
Classifications: PR2825.A23, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Susan Jameson
William Shakespeare's The Merchant of Venice by William Shakespeare( Visual )

21 editions published between 1980 and 2012 in English and held by 1,271 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Blending tragedy and comedy, this play presents contrasts and ambiguities, the complexities of which lie in the character Shylock, its captivating villain. Is he a villain, a buffoon, or tragic hero?
Case histories by Kate Atkinson( Recording )

17 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in English and held by 600 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Case One: Olivia Land, youngest and most beloved of the Land girls, goes missing in the night and is never seen again. Case Two: Theo delights in his daughter Laura's wit, beauty, and selfless love. But her first day as an associate in his law firm is also the day when Theo's world turns upside down. Case Three: Michelle looks around one day and finds herself trapped in a hell of her own making, with a very needy baby and a very demanding husband-until a fit of rage creates a grisly escape route ... As Private Detective Jackson Brodie investigates all three cases, startling connections emerge. Inextricably caught up in his clients' emotions, Jackson finds their unshakable need for resolution very much like his own"--Publisher's web site
To serve them all my days( Visual )

6 editions published between 2003 and 2015 in English and held by 466 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

David Powlett-Jones, a young Welshman, returns from the trenches of World War I disillusioned and suffering from shellshock. Accepted as a teacher at an elite boys boarding school, David fears he won't last. Luckily, the faith of the headmaster who hired him proves well-founded. Over the course of his 20-year rise through the ranks of the school, he finds and loses love with several women
The tsarina's daughter : a novel by Carolly Erickson( Recording )

7 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 318 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Erickson's narrative features the beautiful and courageous Tatiana Romanov, daughter of Nicholas and Alexandra, during the final years of their reign
Behind the scenes at the museum by Kate Atkinson( Recording )

10 editions published between 1995 and 2011 in English and held by 194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A family saga chronicles a century of life as four generations of Yorkshire women move through two World Wars, coronations, secrets, heartbreak, and happiness, all seen through the eyes of Ruby Lennox
Die Faelschung by Dennis Waterman( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Neil is an ex-SAS operative freelancing for the British government. Includes four full-length shows
Rosie of the river by Catherine Cookson( Recording )

5 editions published between 2000 and 2017 in English and held by 182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Fred Carpenter suggests to his wife, Sally, that they should take a boating holiday on the Norfolk Broads, she is filled with trepidation. Nevertheless she summons her courage and they and their bull-terrier Bill set off, with Fred at the helm of Dogfish Three. Sally's misgivings are soon justified, as a series of disasters, human, nautical and canine, threaten to ruin their holiday. Then everything changes as they make friends with the boating fraternity and encounter the remarkable 15-year-old Rosie, whose family history stirs their curiosity and sympathy. As a result, Fred and Sally decide to support Rosie's efforts to better herself, and are rewarded when she finds love and happiness
The girl by Fredrik Edfeldt( Visual )

3 editions published between 1997 and 2001 in English and held by 175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

To Anne Thornton, Hannah Boyle would always be The Girl, a bitterly resented, tangible reminder of her husband's infidelity. A family tragedy gives Anne the perfect opportunity to exact revenge on her young stepdaughter for the years of humiliation she suffered while raising the striking young woman. Hannah's personal resources are stretched to the limit as she fights for her freedom, her life and the man she loves
A house divided by Catherine Cookson( Recording )

9 editions published between 1999 and 2008 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Invalided out of the army at the end of the Second World War, Matthew Wallingham wonders what place there is in a new social order for a blind man - even if he is a decorated war hero. He has the sympathy of family and friends, but it seems the only person who can help him is his nurse, Liz. When he arrives home, he realises that his family have their problems too and it soons dawns on him that his plans are not going to work. He starts to look for Liz. But Liz herself has a shadow hanging over her
The blind years by Catherine Cookson( Recording )

7 editions published between 1998 and 2016 in English and held by 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bridget Gether's parents were killed in the wartime Blitz and she had lived with the Overmeers at Balderstone since she was a child. Unaware that she had been manipulated into agreeing to marry their son Laurence, only an encounter with the son of a neighbouring farmer opened her eyes to the possibility she was making a mistake
Wodehouse playhouse( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The smile that wins: Private detective Mulliner looks like an underdog when he takes on the aristocracy. Trouble with Tudsleigh: One look at April and Freddie falls hard. Tangles hearts: Bessemer and Muldoon inadvertently exchange fiancées. The luck of the Stiffhams: Penniless Stiffham seeks his fortune in America. The editor regrets: Reveling in his fame, Bingo Little is the toast of his club. Big business: Mulliner loses a fortune and a girl while preparing for a big stage performance. Mulliner's buck-u-uppo: Young Mulliner recoils at the thought of confronting people he doesn't like
The solace of sin by Catherine Cookson( Recording )

4 editions published between 1998 and 2002 in English and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Human croquet by Kate Atkinson( Recording )

3 editions published between 1997 and 2004 in English and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Once it had been the great forest of Lythe - a vast and impenetrable thicket of green. And here, in the beginning, lived the Fairfaxes, grandly, at Fairfax Manor, visited once by the great Gloriana herself. But over the centuries the forest had been destroyed, replaced by Streets of Trees. The Fairfaxes have dwindled too; now they live in 'Arden' at the end of Hawthorne Close and are hardly a family at all. But Isobel Fairfax, who drops into pockets of time and out again, knows about the past. She is sixteen and waiting for the return of her mother - the thin, dangerous Eliza with her scent of nicotine, Arpege and sex, whose disappearance is part of the mystery that still remains at the heart of the forest
When the boat comes in( Visual )

8 editions published between 1975 and 2014 in English and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ex sergeant Jack Ford returns home to Gallowshields on Tyneside after the end of World War 1. It is a time of economic depression and Jack finds his home town gripped by decline and unemployment. Jack soon falls in with the Seaton family and is determined to make his mark on the world
A grand man by Catherine Cookson( Recording )

8 editions published between 1980 and 1992 in English and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The first of the stories about Mary Ann Shaughnessy, a young Tyneside girl who can lie with the innocence of an angel and the purpose of a priest
Kate's daughter : the real Catherine Cookson by Piers Dudgeon( Recording )

6 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kate's daughter gets to the heart of the Catherine Cookson story. Using material made available only since Catherine's death, Piers Dudgeon, author of the number one bestseller 'The Girl from Leam Lane' and editor of her own illustrated memoir, 'Catherine Cookson Country', lifts the veil on the myth and lays bare the true nature of this complex and fascinating woman
Starting over by Marcia Willett( Recording )

6 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The only thing to do with love is give it away ... Although Perry is no longer with her, Annie is determined to follow his advice, particularly when his god-daughter Pippa comes to stay. Hugh Ankerton blames himself for a fatal accident that took place a year ago. But it was not his fault, and his mother Frances turns to Annie for advice, while his father finds a way to set Hugh's mind at rest. When Max Driver inherits some land on Dartmoor his dream becomes reality. And a chance encounter with Frances leads to each of them finding the courage to start again
The Blind miller by Catherine Cookson( Recording )

5 editions published between 1994 and 2015 in English and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A woman finds the transition from the poverty of her childhood to one of the town's elite a difficult one
The woman in white by Wilkie Collins( Recording )

9 editions published between 1995 and 2003 in English and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Engaged as a drawing master to the beautiful Laura Fairlie, Walter Hartright is drawn into the sinister intrigues of her fiance Sir Percival Glyde and his 'charming' friend Count Fosco, who has a taste for white mice, vanilla bonbons and poison. Pursuing questions of identity and insanity in English country houses and the madhouse, The Woman in White is the first and most influential of the Victorian genre that combined Gothic horror with psychological realism
 
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Rosie of the riverA house dividedThe blind yearsThe solace of sinThe woman in white