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Sanders, Jay O. 1953-

Works: 324 works in 839 publications in 4 languages and 48,312 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Fiction  History  Psychological fiction  Film adaptations  Juvenile works  Love stories  Photographs‡vfrom space  Black humor  Television adaptations 
Roles: Narrator, Actor, Performer, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 813.54
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Most widely held works by Jay O Sanders
Cross by James Patterson ( Recording )
26 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 2,410 WorldCat member 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 )
23 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 2,357 WorldCat member 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
The day after tomorrow by Dennis Quaid ( Visual )
22 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in English and held by 1,885 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A dramatized global warming event triggers a barrage of epic natural disasters: tornadoes flatten Los Angeles, a tidal wave engulfs New York City and the entire Northern Hemisphere begins to freeze solid. An assortment of individual narratives are threaded together to follow the various catastrophes and their effects on local populations, including the stories of climatologist Jack Hall, his son Sam, and other small bands of survivors as they ride out the growing superstorm
How to eat fried worms by Thomas Rockwell ( Recording )
21 editions published between 1973 and 2006 in English and held by 1,625 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Because of a bet, Billy is in the uncomfortable position of having to eat fifteen worms in fifteen days. The worms are readily supplied by his opponent, whose motto seems to be the bigger and juicier the better!
A good woman by Danielle Steel ( Recording )
14 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 1,462 WorldCat member 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
Half nelson by Ryan Fleck ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 1,318 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An inner-city junior high school teacher struggles with issues of addiction and his relationships with his students
JFK by Oliver Stone ( Visual )
18 editions published between 1991 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,308 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Oliver Stone's chronicle of the 1963 assassination of President John F. Kennedy and the mystery enshrouding it
Kiss the girls by James Patterson ( Visual )
3 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 1,198 WorldCat member 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"
Green Lantern by Ryan Reynolds ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2011 in German and English and held by 1,127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"In a universe as vast as it is mysterious, an elite force of protectors for peace and justice has existed for centuries. They are the Green Lantern Corps. When a new enemy called Parallax threatens to destroy the universe, their fate and the fate of Earth lie in the hands of the Corps' newest recruit, the first human ever selected, Hal Jordan"--Container
Catch-22 by Joseph Heller ( Recording )
15 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and held by 1,074 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
It is set in the closing months of World War II, in an American bomber squadron on a small island off Italy. Its hero is a bombardier named Yossarian, who 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.)
Dragon tears by Dean R Koontz ( Recording )
10 editions published between 1993 and 2010 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 885 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Police Detective Harry Lyon is a perfectionist who likes his files error-free. To Harry's dismay, his partner, Connie Gulliver, embraces chaos, urging him to "get in touch with the rhythms of destruction." But when Harry and Connie have to kill in the line of duty, the ensuing surreal nightmare makes Connie's cynical world view seem all to accurate
Building the great cathedrals ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and held by 794 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Carved from a hundred million pounds of stone, soaring effortlessly atop a spiderweb of masonry, Gothic cathedrals are marvels of human achievement and artistry. But how did medieval builders reach such spectacular heights? Consuming the labor of entire towns, sometimes taking a hundred years to build, these architectural marvels were crafted from just hand tools and stone. Many now teeter on the brink of catastrophic collapse
The Big Green ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1995 and 2004 in English and French and held by 761 WorldCat member 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
H.R.H by Danielle Steel ( Recording )
13 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 687 WorldCat member 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
Earth from space ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 661 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Earth From Space" is a groundbreaking two-hour special that reveals a spectacular new space-based vision of our planet. Produced in extensive consultation with NASA scientists, NOVA takes data from earth-observing satellites and transforms it into dazzling visual sequences, each one exposing the intricate and surprising web of forces that sustains life on earth. Viewers witness how dust blown from the Sahara fertilizes the Amazon; how a vast submarine "waterfall" off Antarctica helps drive ocean currents around the world; and how the Sun's heating up of the southern Atlantic gives birth to a colossally powerful hurricane. From the microscopic world of water molecules vaporizing over the ocean to the magnetic field that is bigger than Earth itself, the show reveals the astonishing beauty and complexity of our dynamic planet
Secrets of the Parthenon ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 655 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
For 25 centuries the Parthenon has been shot at, set on fire, rocked by earthquakes, looted for its sculptures, almost destroyed by explosion, and disfigured by well-meaning renovations. It has gone from temple, to church, to mosque, to munitions dump. What could be next? How about a scientific search for the secrets of its incomparable beauty and astonishingly rapid construction? With unprecedented access, NOVA unravels the architectural and engineering mysteries of this celebrated ancient temple
Great Inca rebellion ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 623 WorldCat member 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
Cracking the Maya code ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 596 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The ancient Maya civilization of Central America left behind an intricate and mysterious hieroglyphic script, carved on monuments, painted on pottery, and drawn in handmade bark-paper books. For centuries, scholars considered it too complex ever to understand - until recently, when an ingenious series of breakthroughs finally cracked the code and unleashed a torrent of new insights into the Mayas' turbulent past. For the first time, NOVA presents the epic inside story of how the decoding was done - traveling to the remote jungles of southern Mexico and Central America to investigate how the code was broken and what Maya writings now reveal
The big energy gamble ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 585 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This program explores the pros and cons of California's controversial program to slash carbon dioxide emissions and promote energy efficiency, which could be adopted nationwide during the Obama administration
Glory by Edward Zwick ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 585 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Based on the true story of the first black regiment to fight for the North in the Civil War. Robert Gould Shaw and Cabot Forbes are two idealistic young Bostonians that lead the regiment; Sgt. Maj. John Rawlins is the inspiration who unites the troops; Pvt. Trip is a runaway slave who joins the regiment
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Alternative Names
Sanders, Jay 1953-
Sanders, Jay Olcutt 1953-
English (203)
French (2)
Spanish (1)
German (1)