Sanders, Jay O. 1953-
Most widely held works about Jay O Sanders
Most widely held works by Jay O Sanders
Cross by James Patterson ( Recording )
21 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 1,559 libraries worldwide
Detective Alex Cross' wife was killed by a psychopath long ago. Finally feeling stable again, he gets a call asking for help tracking a rapist and killer who sounds eerily familiar, but the rape victims won't talk.
Cross fire by James Patterson ( Recording )
15 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 1,360 libraries worldwide
Alex Cross and Bree Stone's wedding plans are put on indefinite hiatus when a crooked congressman and a shady lobbyist are assassinated in Washington, D.C. As he quarrels with FBI Agent Max Siegel over jurisdiction and control of the investigations, the murders continue and Alex realizes that the killer must be someone close to the case. To make matters worse, Kyle "'The Mastermind" Craig has returned and will stop at nothing until Alex is dead.
Half nelson ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 1,239 libraries worldwide
An inner-city junior high school teacher struggles with issues of addiction and his relationships with his students. One association becomes especially remarkable, perhaps even questionable.
The day after tomorrow ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in English and held by 1,229 libraries worldwide
When global warming triggers the onset of a new Ice Age, tornadoes flatten Los Angeles, a tidal wave engulfs New York City and the entire Northern Hemisphere begins to freeze solid. Now, climatologist Jack Hall, his son Sam, and a small band of survivors must ride out the growing superstorm and stay alive in the face of an enemy more powerful and relentless than anything anyone has ever encountered: Mother Nature.
How to eat fried worms by Thomas Rockwell ( Recording )
20 editions published between 1990 and 2006 in English and held by 1,166 libraries worldwide
Two boys set out to prove that worms can make a delicious meal.
A good woman by Danielle Steel ( Recording )
15 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,078 libraries worldwide
The Titanic disaster spurs 19-year-old Annabelle Worthington to leave her privileged life for one of service. Fleeing scandal brought on by the end of her marriage, she winds up in France, working in a hospital for those wounded in WWI. She almost succeeds in forgetting her past, until a chance meeting brings it all rushing back.
Kiss the girls ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 963 libraries worldwide
Washington DC detective Dr. Alex Cross (Morgan Freeman) travels to North Carolina to investigate the apparent kidnapping of his niece (Gina Ravera). Aided by escaped kidnapee Kate McTiernan (Ashley Judd), Cross hunts down the kidnapper, who operates under the pseudonym "Cassanova".
JFK ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in English and held by 883 libraries worldwide
The story of New Orleans District Attorney Jim Garrison whose investigation into the assassination of John F. Kennedy became an obsession.
Dragon tears by Dean R Koontz ( Recording )
9 editions published between 1993 and 2010 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 796 libraries worldwide
A by-the-book detective finds his rational world transformed into a bizarre place full of unimaginable terror where everyone he loves is threatened.
The Big Green ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1995 and 2004 in English and held by 716 libraries worldwide
A British schoolteacher arrives in sleepy Elma, Teas and decides to form a soccer team to motivate her students. She enlists the aid of an out-of-shape sheriff who agrees to coach the team so he can beat his old nemesis, the ruthless coach of the big city bullies, the Knights. What starts out as a disaster soon becomes a hilarious fight to the finish as The Big Green struggle to overcome their own shortcomings to beat the Knights.
Catch-22 by Joseph Heller ( Recording )
12 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 698 libraries worldwide
Set in the closing months of World War II in an American bomber squadron on a small island off Italy, a bombadier named Yossarian is frantic and furious because thousands of people he hasn't even met keep trying to kill him. He has decided to live forever, even if he has to die in the attempt.
H.R.H by Danielle Steel ( Recording )
10 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 622 libraries worldwide
Princess Christiana is European royality, educated in America, who's father, Reigning Prince of a European nation takes royality seriously. He has plans for her life, but after four years at Berkeley, life in her father's palace cannot distract Christianna from what she sees outside the kingdom--the suffering of children, the ravages of terrorism and disease. Determined to make a difference in the world, she persuades His Royal Highness, her father, to let her volunteer for the Red Cross in East Africa. And for Christianna, a journey of discovery, change, and awakening begins.
Mr. Murder by Dean R Koontz ( Recording )
5 editions published between 1993 and 2010 in English and held by 576 libraries worldwide
The story of one family's struggle to stay together in the face of a terrifying psychotic killer.
Stalker by Faye Kellerman ( Recording )
6 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 575 libraries worldwide
Decker's daughter becomes a cop against his wishes, and when it becomes obvious someone is stalking her she wants to find the truth on her own.
Secrets of the Parthenon ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 547 libraries worldwide
For 25 centuries the Parthenon has been shot at, set on fire, rocked by earthquakes, looted for its sculptures, and disfigured by misguided restorations. Now, a team of architects and engineers is investigating the many mysteries of this icon of Western civilization : How did the ancient Greeks design and build their masterpiece so quickly? How did they achieve such precision and perfection without modern tools and architectural aids that we take for granted today, such as comprehensive plans or drawings? With unprecedented access to the Greek government's Acropolis Restoration Project, which has been restoring the Parthenon for over three decades, Nova takes viewers inside the minds of the ancient Greeks as they created their most enduring architectural miracle..."--Container.
Finding moon by Tony Hillerman ( Recording )
4 editions published between 1995 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 490 libraries worldwide
In 1975, small-town journalist Moon Mathias ventures into the turmoil of Southeast Asia in search of the young daughter of his recently deceased brother, a quest that takes him from Manila to the jungles of Cambodia as he uncovers a dangerous trail of smuggling, intrigue, and possible murder.
Sudden prey by John Sandford ( Recording )
7 editions published between 1996 and 2009 in English and held by 483 libraries worldwide
When a woman bank robber dies in a police shootout, her ex-husband swears revenge by killing the wives of the policemen.
Great Inca rebellion ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 475 libraries worldwide
History reports that the mighty Inca were swiftly wiped out by a small band of Conquistadors, but new evidence is being unearthed that may help rewrite history. Uncovered remains of those who died in battle along with recently discovered documents suggest that even after forming military alliances with thousands of Indian mercenaries, it took the Spanish many years to defeat the Inca Empire.
Tumbleweeds ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and Spanish and held by 469 libraries worldwide
After her latest failed relationship, free-spirited, four-times married Mary Jo Walker hits the road and heads West with her 12-year old daughter Ava in search of greener pastures.
My losing season by Pat Conroy ( Recording )
7 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in English and held by 462 libraries worldwide
The author reflects on the place of sports in his life, describing his love of basketball, the role of the athlete for young men searching for their own identity, his education at the Citadel, and his journey to best-selling writer.
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Sanders, Jay 1953-
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