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Lynch, John 1961-

Overview
Works: 111 works in 408 publications in 8 languages and 15,980 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Children's films  Television mini-series  Television adaptations  Television series  Thrillers (Television programs)  Biographical films  Television crime shows  Action and adventure films 
Roles: Actor, Author, Producer, Performer, Director, Narrator
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by John Lynch
The secret garden by Frances Hodgson Burnett( Visual )

18 editions published between 1993 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 2,332 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Una huérfana por el nombre de Mary, la mandan a vivir a Inglaterra con su tío. Ella descubre un jardin secreto que ha sido abandonado des puse de un accidente trágico. Con la ayuda de su primo Colin, quien es paralítico, y Dickon, su anímo se mejora cuando arreglar el jardin y le dan vida
The secret of Roan Inish by John Sayles( Visual )

17 editions published between 1995 and 2007 in English and Irish and held by 1,907 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A magical tale of a girl whose search for her missing brother brings an Irish legend to life
Bleak House by Charles Dickens( Visual )

9 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,420 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Out of an interminable court case spin three young people each searching for their place in the world. Their story moves fast, swirling through an incredible array of characters from passionate young lovers to ruthless lawyers, from an ice-cold aristocratic beauty to a shrewd relentless detective, until the final thrilling climax
Lassie by Charles Sturridge( Visual )

15 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,284 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Carraclough family is forced to sell Lassie when they fall on hard times. On her journey of 500 miles, Lassie faces dangers, natural and human, and finds help in unexpected places as she returns to her home and the boy she loves
Sliding Doors by Peter Howitt( Visual )

34 editions published between 1997 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,083 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A London woman's love life and career both hinge, unknown to her, on whether or not she catches a train
In the name of the father by Jim Sheridan( Visual )

20 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,064 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gerry Conlon, jeune délinquant dans le Belfast des années 70, passe son temps à se saouler et faire la fête. Il pousse son père, Giuseppe, calme et frêle, à la consternation. Mais, un jour, Gerry est accusé d'être l'instigateur d'attentats pour le compte de l'IRA. Il est forcé de confesser des actes terroristes qu'il n'a pas commis. Considéré comme l'un des "quatre de Guilford", il est condamné à l'emprisonnement à vie. Giuseppe, également innocent, est aussi arrêté et jeté en prison. Derrière les barreaux, Gerry découvre alors son père : son masque de faiblesse, son espoir et sa force intérieure inégalée. Avec l'aide d'une avocate dévouée, Gerry est déterminé à prouver son innocence, nettoyer le nom de son père et révéler la vérité sur l'un des évènements les plus honteux de l'histoire contemporaine
Evelyn by Bruce Beresford( Visual )

8 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in English and held by 922 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1953, Desmond Doyle takes on the Irish family law system and the Catholic Church in a bid to be reunited with his children. Despite a strong work ethic, Desmond has a hard time holding on to steady work. Desmond's wife walks out on the relationship and his sporadic employment eventually attracts the attention of the law. A court order sends his two sons and young daughter to separate Catholic orphanages until Desmond can prove he's capable of properly supporting them. However, Desmond discovers merely getting work is not enough to bring his children back to him
The fall by Gillian Anderson( Visual )

2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 681 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Detective Superintendent Stella Gibson is a steely detective on the trail of a serial killer stalking the streets of Belfast
Moll Flanders by Pen Densham( Visual )

7 editions published between 1995 and 2001 in English and held by 607 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story is based on the Defoe character, Moll Flanders who is a high-spirited and beautiful, but also destitute young woman living as a social outcast in 18th century England
The fall( Visual )

5 editions published between 2014 and 2016 in English and held by 593 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

DSI Stella Gibson continues to hunt serial killer Paul Spector in the second series of this smart psychological thriller. As Gibson tries to help Spector's surviving victim remember the identity of her attacker, Spector deals with loose ends that he left behind in Belfast. When he realizes that someone from his past has been helping the police with their inquires, Spector changes his plans with terrifying consequences
A little princess ; The secret garden( Visual )

4 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 549 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Little princess: Sara Crewe, the pampered daughter of an Army officer, is left in a strict boarding school when her father goes off to war. When he is reported dead, her world is turned upside down and she is made a servant at the school, yet she refuses to let her spirit be broken
The seventh stream( Visual )

9 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 478 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Widowed fisherman Quinn sees only a grim future until a beautiful and mysterious women he call Mairead arrives and something magical changes his life
Edward II by Derek Jarman( Visual )

4 editions published between 1990 and 2005 in English and held by 457 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Edward II embraces the essential dramatic themes of passion, murder, and unrequited love. Steven Waddington plays the monarch as a man whose destiny hangs on his overpowering passion and lack of responsibility to the British throne. He rebuffs his wife, Isabella, lavishing affection on the handsome Gaveston -- a choice that ultimately seals his fate."
Private Peaceful( Visual )

8 editions published between 2011 and 2015 in English and held by 296 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Details the gritty rural lives and loves of Tommo and Charlie -- two young brothers -- and their poor Devonshire family from 1909 until 1916, when the outbreak of war destroys their country idyll. Both join up (one under age) leaving behind the beautiful Molly who is the love of both their lives. The young men survive gas attacks, shelling, German troops and the appalling deaths of their close friends. But one thing they cannot escape is summary military justice
Cal by Pat O'Connor( Visual )

34 editions published between 1984 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A harrowing, sensitive love story set within the hatred of strife-torn Northern Ireland
The trials of Jimmy Rose( Visual )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 196 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jimmy Rose is a career criminal newly free after twelve years in prison. Greeted with cold disdain from his wife, Jackie, Jimmy decides to stick to the terms of his parole: hold down a job and stay right in the eyes of the law. But when he finds out that his beloved granddaughter, Ellie, ran away and is now a drug addict, Jimmy will risk everything to bring her home
Some mother's son by Terry George( Visual )

2 editions published between 1997 and 2011 in English and held by 141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Surrounded by the conflict in Northern Ireland, Kathleen Quigley has managed to stay clear of it, devoting herself to her three children. Yet in a single moment, the war claims her as one of its living victims. Kathleen is caught in an inescapable political crossfire when her son, actively involved with the IRA, is jailed by the British"--Container
Detour( Visual )

2 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Law student and all around good guy Harper suspects his stepdad Vincent of causing the car crash that landed his mother in a coma. Drowning his sorrows in a seedy LA whisky bar Harper ends up drinking with Johnny Ray, a tough redneck who offers to 'take care' of Vincent for a cool twenty grand. In the cold light of day, Johnny Ray is more threatening and he won't take no for an answer when Harper protests that it was the whiskey talking
Alien hunter by Ron Krauss( Visual )

5 editions published in 2003 in 3 languages and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Berkley professor Dr. Julian Rome is a former code-reader for a government project known as Search for Extraterrestrial Intelligence. His skills are needed to assist Dr. Alexi Gierach in the Antarctic, where strange radio signals are detected. As Julian tries to investigate the hidden messages in the signals of a large unidentified object, he comes into conflict with his fellow scientists Dr. Michael Straub and Dr. Kate Brecher
Torn water by John Lynch( Book )

8 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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John Lynch Irish actor and novelist

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