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Jennings, Alex

Overview
Works: 450 works in 1,473 publications in 4 languages and 40,932 library holdings
Genres: History  Drama  Fiction  Biographical films  Historical films  Biographical television programs  Historical television programs  Television series  Juvenile works  Film adaptations 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Singer, Author, Other, Interviewee, Producer
Classifications: PR6051.R285, 823.914
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Alex Jennings
The Queen by John Brack( Visual )

15 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 2,688 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Halkın Prensesi" Diana'nın ölümünün ardından Kraliçe (Helen Mirren) ve ailesi, Balmoral kalesinde gelenekler ve kapalı kapılar arkasında sessiz kalmayı tercih eder. Prenseslerinin ölümüyle yasa boğulmuş halk, Kraliçelerinin yanlarında olmamasından dolayı hayal kırıklığı içindedir
The lady in the van by Nicholas Hytner( Visual )

40 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 1,925 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The film tells the true story of the relationship between Alan Bennett and the singular Miss Shepherd, a woman of uncertain origins who "temporarily" parked her van in Bennett's London driveway and proceeded to live there for fifteen years
The crown( Visual )

8 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,372 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The British Empire is in decline, the political world is in disarray, and a young woman takes the throne ... a new era is dawning. Queen Elizabeth II is a 25-year-old newlywed faced with the daunting prospect of leading the world's most famous monarchy while forging a relationship with legendary Prime Minister Sir Winston Churchill
Victoria by Jenna Coleman( Visual )

3 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in English and held by 1,315 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1837, a diminutive, neglected teenager is crowned Queen Victoria, navigates the scandal, corruption, and political intrigues of the Court, and soon rises to become the most powerful woman in the world
The dark is rising by Susan Cooper( Recording )

23 editions published between 1999 and 2008 in English and held by 1,284 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On his eleventh birthday Will Stanton discovers that he is the last of the Old Ones, destined to seek the six magical Signs that will enable the Old Ones to triumph over the evil forces of Dark
Denial by Mick Jackson( Visual )

14 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in English and held by 1,266 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Deborah Lipstadt speaks out against Holocaust denier David Irving over his falsification of history, she discovers that the stakes are higher than ever in the battle for historical truth. Now faced with a libel lawsuit in British court, Lipstadt and her attorney have the heavy burden of proving that the Holocaust actually happened, in a riveting legal fight with stunning consequences
Best kept secret by Jeffrey Archer( Recording )

8 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 1,238 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Embarking on a shared family life, Harry, Emma, Sebastian, and Jessica find their happiness challenged by Emma's brother's engagement to a fortune-seeker, Sebastian's hedonist pursuits, and a grudge-bearing enemy from the past who would destroy their careers
The sins of the father : a novel by Jeffrey Archer( Recording )

26 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 1,204 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Only days before Britain declares war on Germany, Harry Clifton, hoping to escape the consequences of long-buried family secrets, and forced to accept that his desire to marry Emma Barrington will never be fulfilled, has joined the Merchant Navy. After his ship is sunk, Harry seizes on the chance to escape his tangled past by assuming the identity of an American officer
Mightier than the sword by Jeffrey Archer( Recording )

16 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 1,184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Harry arrives in New York, his publisher Harold Guinzberg tells him he has been elected as the next president of English PEN, which will give him the opportunity to launch a campaign for the release of a fellow author, Anatoly Babakov, who is languishing in a Russian Gulag in Siberia. His crime, writing a book Uncle Joe, which gives an insight into what it was like to work for Josef Stalin
Cometh the hour by Jeffrey Archer( Recording )

21 editions published in 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Giles must decide if he should withdraw from politics and try to rescue Karin, the woman he loves, from behind the Iron Curtain. But is Karin truly in love with him, or is she a spy? Lady Virginia is facing bankruptcy, and can see no way out of her financial problems, until she is introduced to the hapless Cyrus T. Grant III from Baton Rouge, Louisiana, who's in England to see his horse run at Royal Ascot. Sebastian Clifton is now the Chief Executive of Farthings Bank and a workaholic, whose personal life is thrown into disarray when he falls for Nadira, a beautiful Indian girl. But her parents have already chosen the man she is going to marry. Meanwhile, Sebastian's rivals Adrian Sloane and Desmond Mellor are still plotting to bring him and his chairman Hakim Bishara down, so they can take over Farthings
Joseph and the amazing technicolor dreamcoat by Andrew Lloyd Webber( Visual )

2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 1,161 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this filmed adaption of the long-running humourously musical interpretation of the Biblical story of Joseph, favored son of Jacob of Canaan, and his coat of many colors, Joseph is betrayed by his jealous brothers, sold into slavery, and driven to Egypt where he is beset with adversity but perseveres through wit and faith to become the governor of Egypt, second only to the Pharaoh
A God in ruins : a novel by Kate Atkinson( Recording )

24 editions published between 2015 and 2018 in English and held by 1,148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kate Atkinson's dazzling Life After Life, one of the top selling adult books of 2014, explored the possibility of infinite chances, as Ursula Todd lived through the turbulent events of the last century again and again. In A God in Ruins, Atkinson turns her focus on Ursula's beloved younger brother Teddy - would-be poet, RAF bomber pilot, husband and father - as he navigates the perils and progress of the 20th century. For all Teddy endures in battle, his greatest challenge will be to face living in a future he never expected to have. A God in Ruins is a masterful companion to Life After Life, and will prove once again that Kate Atkinson is one of the finest novelists of our age
The crown( Visual )

7 editions published between 2017 and 2018 in English and held by 1,137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Season two follows Queen Elizabeth through the late 1950s and early '60s as she struggles to navigate a world that's changing around her. She must face the challenges of a new era, from the Suez Canal crisis to the assassination of John F. Kennedy, while preserving both the monarchy and her marriage
Be careful what you wish for by Jeffrey Archer( Recording )

8 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 1,055 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follow the struggles and triumphs of the Clifton and Barrington families into the 1960's: the construction of a luxury ocean liner which comes under sabotage from the IRA; the Clifton family's entry into the London art scene; and a sweeping ending with all of the Barringtons and the Cliftons aboard the ship for its maiden voyage
This was a man by Jeffrey Archer( Recording )

21 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in English and held by 1,012 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story opens with a shot being fired, but who pulled the trigger, and who lives and who dies? In Whitehall, Giles Barrington discovers the truth about his wife Karin from the Cabinet Secretary. Is she a spy or a pawn in a larger game? Harry Clifton sets out to write his magnum opus, while his wife Emma completes her ten years as Chairman of the Bristol Royal Infirmary, and receives an unexpected call from Margaret Thatcher offering her a job. Sebastian Clifton becomes chairman of Farthings Kaufman bank, but only after Hakim Bishara has to resign for personal reasons. Sebastian and Samantha's talented daughter, Jessica, is expelled from the Slade School of Fine Art, but her aunt Grace comes to her rescue. Meanwhile, Lady Virginia is about to flee the country to avoid her creditors when the Duchess of Hertford dies, and she sees another opportunity to clear her debts and finally trump the Cliftons and Barringtons
Victoria by Jenna Coleman( Visual )

4 editions published in 2018 in English and held by 1,004 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The early life of Queen Victoria, from her ascension to the throne at the tender age of 18 to her courtship and marriage to Prince Albert
Over sea, under stone by Susan Cooper( Recording )

15 editions published between 2001 and 2007 in English and held by 972 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three children on vacation in Cornwall find an ancient manuscript which sends them on a dangerous quest that entraps them in the eternal battle between the forces of the Light and the Dark
The horse and his boy by C. S Lewis( Recording )

60 editions published between 1954 and 2013 in English and held by 947 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A boy and a talking horse share an adventurous and dangerous journey to Narnia to warn of invading barbarians
The horse and his boy by C. S Lewis( Recording )

7 editions published between 2002 and 2017 in English and held by 945 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A boy and a talking horse share an adventurous and dangerous journey to Narnia to warn of invading barbarians
Cranford : return to Cranford( Visual )

6 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 852 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Miss Matty's house is full of life and bustle. Her dream of having a child in the house has been realized in the birth of Tilly, daughter of her maid Martha and carpenter Jem. Elsewhere, the shadow of the railway still looms, but the line has been halted five miles outside Cranford, a disaster as far as Captain Brown is concerned. Meanwhile, as Mr. Buxton returns to town with his son, William, and his niece, Erminia, Miss Matty becomes concerned about another young person, Peggy Bell, who lives in an isolated cottage with her mother and domineering brother. She decides to intervene and engineers an invitation that will bring the four young people together. But when tragedy strikes, she fears she has opened a Pandora's box from which Cranford will never recover
 
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The sins of the father : a novelOver sea, under stoneThe horse and his boyThe horse and his boyCranford : return to Cranford
Alternative Names
Alex Jennings

Alex Jennings acteur britannique

Alex Jennings actor británico

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Alex Jennings britischer Schauspieler

Alex Jennings britisk skodespelar

Alex Jennings britisk skuespiller

Alex Jennings Brits acteur

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Алекс Дженнінґс

Дженнингс, Алекс

Дженнингс, Алекс английский актёр

Ալեքս Ջենինգս

אלכס ג'נינגס שחקן אנגלי

أليكس جينينغز ممثل إنجليزي

الکس جنینقز

الکس جنینگز بازیگر بریتانیایی

앨릭스 제닝스 잉글랜드의 배우

アレックス・ジェニングス

阿歷·真寧斯

Languages
English (317)

Spanish (4)

German (2)

French (1)