WorldCat Identities

Jameson, Susan

Works: 216 works in 572 publications in 1 language and 8,842 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Television adaptations  Fiction  Film adaptations  History  Made-for-TV movies  Television mini-series  Televised plays  Biographical television programs  Nonfiction television programs 
Roles: Narrator, Actor, Performer, Author, Creator
Classifications: PN1992.77, 822.33
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Susan Jameson
The merchant of Venice by William Shakespeare( Visual )

17 editions published between 1980 and 2012 in English and held by 1,268 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?"--Container
Case histories by Kate Atkinson( Recording )

16 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in English and held by 615 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" -- from publisher's web site
To serve them all my days( Visual )

6 editions published between 2003 and 2015 in English and held by 390 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 331 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 )

9 editions published between 1995 and 2011 in English and held by 203 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
Queen by Queen (Musical group)( Visual )

5 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From her rise to the throne in 1952 to dealing with prime ministers, ex-daughters-in-law, and even Camilla, view the life of Elizabeth, Queen of England. Episodes include Sisters; Us and Them; The Rivals; The Enemy Within; and How Do You Solve a Problem Like Camilla? Contains actual footage and interviews
Die Faelschung by Volker Schlöndorff( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Neil is an ex-SAS operative freelancing for the British government. Includes four full-length shows
The girl by Catherine Cookson( Visual )

3 editions published between 1997 and 2001 in English and held by 181 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
Rosie of the river by Catherine Cookson( Recording )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 160 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A house divided by Catherine Cookson( Recording )

9 editions published between 1999 and 2008 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Matthew lies in a hospital bed, wondering what place there is for a blind man in the new social order of a Britain adjusting to post-war austerity
The blind years by Catherine Cookson( Recording )

7 editions published between 1998 and 2001 in English and held by 132 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
The solace of sin by Catherine Cookson( Recording )

4 editions published between 1998 and 2002 in English and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the boat comes in( Visual )

10 editions published between 1996 and 2014 in English and held by 107 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
Human croquet by Kate Atkinson( Recording )

3 editions published between 1997 and 2004 in English and held by 100 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, Arpège and sex, whose disappearance is part of the mystery that still remains at the heart of the forest
Starting over by Marcia Willett( Recording )

7 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a fatal accident a year ago Annie lost her husband. Although he is no longer with her she is determined to follow the advice he had given her, 'The only thing to do with love is give it away', particularly when his god-daughter Pippa comes to stay. The accident was not the fault of Hugh Ankerton although he blames himself. Annie gives advise on ways that his mother and father can set his mind at rest... When Max Driver inherits some land on Dartmoor and his dream becomes reality
A grand man by Catherine Cookson( Recording )

8 editions published between 1980 and 1992 in English and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eight-year-old Mary Ann Shaughnessy, a determined young girl from a Tyneside dockland tenement, could lie with the innocence of an angel and the purpose of a priest. She defended her ne'er-do-well father with all her might and battled for a better way of life for her family, much to the astonishment of Father Owen, the parish priest
Kate's daughter the real Catherine Cookson by Piers Dudgeon( Recording )

6 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 96 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
The Blind miller by Catherine Cookson( Recording )

5 editions published between 1994 and 2015 in English and held by 88 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 87 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