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Coates, John

Overview
Works: 24 works in 98 publications in 3 languages and 7,325 library holdings
Genres: Children's films  Juvenile works  Animated films  Animated television programs  Children's television programs  Short films  Television programs  Television adaptations  Film adaptations  Drama 
Roles: Author, Producer, pmn
Classifications: DA660, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by John Coates
The snowman by Raymond Briggs( Visual )

14 editions published between 1976 and 2006 in English and Italian and held by 1,141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Weaves a spell of magical winter enchantment as a young boy's snowman comes to life and escorts him on a visit to the North Pole
The hour between dog and wolf : risk-taking, gut feelings and the biology of boom and bust by John Coates( Book )

17 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 997 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Wall Street trader-turned-neuroscientist reveals the biology of boom-and-bust cycles to explain the impact of risk taking on body chemistry, citing the relationship between testosterone, decision making, and emotional health
Castle by David Macaulay( Visual )

3 editions published between 1983 and 2006 in English and held by 747 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Castle combines colorful animation with live-action documentary sequences to tell the story of a 13th-century Welsh castle. Author David Macaulay, who wrote and illustrated the best-selling book of the same title, leads viewers on a castle tour, explaining its cultural and sociological significance and its architectural design. Detailed animation dramatizes the building of the castle and portrays the lifestyle of the early inhabitants
The world of Peter Rabbit and friends( Visual )

4 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in English and held by 655 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The escapades of these mischievous bunnies in Mr. McGregor's garden come to life. After feasting on the cuttings in Mr. McGregor's garden rubbish heap, the Flopsy Bunnies are overcome by the soporific effect of overgrown lettuces and stolen away by Mr. McGregor. Moppet, Mittens and Tom Kitten's attempt to keep clean and tidy for their mother's tea party, and Jemima Puddle-Duck encounters a foxy-whiskered gentleman
The snowman and the snowdog by Hilary Audus( Visual )

2 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 504 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a young boy and his mother move house, the boy discovers a secret box hidden under the floorboards of his bedroom. In the box, he finds a hat, scarf, some lumps of coal and a shriveled tangerine - it's a snowman-making kit! Later that day it starts to snow and the boy builds a Snowman and with the little spare snow leftover, a Snowdog. That night they come to life and take him on a wonderful adventure. As dawn breaks they fly home, but before the boy returns to bed a magical surprise awaits him
The tale of Pigling Bland and other stories by Beatrix Potter( Visual )

3 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in English and held by 499 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pigling Bland's trip to market becomes an unexpected adventure when he meets Pig-wig, a lovely little pig who has been stolen, and offers to help her escape from the wicked farmer. The mischievous Tom Kitten falls into the grasp of a fat, greedy rat called Samuel Whiskers, who wants to enjoy Kitten Dumpling for his dinner. The enchanting story of a tailor working on a magnificent coat for the Mayor of Gloucester. When the tailor falls ill, the coat is mysteriously completed by secret helpers
The tale of Mrs. Tiggy-Winkle and Mr. Jeremy Fisher and other stories( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 476 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Yet again Lucie loses her pocket handkerchief. In her search she meets Mrs. Tiggy-Winkle, a kindly, but strangely prickly washerwoman, and Mr. Jeremy Fisher who tells her of his eventful fishing trip. When seven little bunnies go missing Peter Rabbit and Benjamin Bunny find themselves caught up in a terrible battle between Mr. Tod and his unwelcome guest. Tom Thumb and Hunca Munca create havoc in the doll's house while Johnny Town-Mouse entertains a visitor from the country who has travelled up by mistake in a hamper of vegetables
Father Christmas by Raymond Briggs( Visual )

6 editions published between 1991 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 474 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A rather grumpy Father Christmas delivers gifts on Christmas Eve
Raymond Briggs' The snowman ; Raymond Briggs' Father Christmas( Visual )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 354 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The snowman: A young boy's snowman comes to life and escorts him on a fantasy dream visit to the North Pole
When the wind blows by Jimmy T Murakami( Visual )

13 editions published between 1986 and 2014 in English and German and held by 131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the depths of rural England Jim and Hilda Bloggs happily live out retirement. They are the typical English couple, eating sausages and chips for lunch, and drinking endless cups of tea. Deeply patriotic, believing in a government which brought its people victoriously through two world wars, their life seems simple and trouble free. Then comes the bomb
The hour between dog and wolf : risk taking, gut feelings, and the biology of boom and bust by John Coates( )

8 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A successful Wall Street trader turned Cambridge neuroscientist reveals the biology of boom and bust and how risk taking transforms body chemistry, driving people to extremes of euphoria and risky behavior or stress and depression. The laws of financial boom and bust have more than a little to do with male hormones. In a series of groundbreaking experiments, Dr. John Coates identified a feedback loop between testosterone and success that dramatically lowers the fear of risk in men
The Beatrix Potter collection( Visual )

2 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beatrix Potter takes her rightful place alongside Walt Disney and the Brothers Grimm as a storyteller for children of all ages, as this delightful boxed set demonstrates. The collection includes nine 30-minute animated tales (tails?) of Peter Rabbit and crew, originally--and lovingly--produced for the BBC
The hour between dog and wolf : how risk taking transforms us, body and mind by John Coates( Book )

3 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Wall Street trader-turned-neuroscientist reveals the biology of boom-and-bust cycles to explain the impact of risk taking on body chemistry, citing the relationship between testosterone, decision making, and emotional health
The rhetorical use of provocation as a means of persuasion in the writings of Walter Pater (1839-1894), English essayist and cultural critic : Pater as controversialist by John Coates( Book )

3 editions published in 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Patience by John Coates( Book )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The international consultant's manual : a guide to winning consultancy assignments financed by the international finance institutions by John Coates( Book )

3 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dan Spiegle : a life in comic art by John Coates( Book )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The first fifty years, 1925-1975 by Masonite Corporation( Book )

1 edition published in 1975 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The tale of the Flopsy bunnies & Mrs. Tittlemouse ; and, the tale of two bad mice & Johnny town-mouse( Visual )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mrs. Tittlemouse rescues the captured Flopsy bunnies from Mr. McGregor ; two mice misbehave in the dollhouse and a country mouse visits Johnny Town-Mouse
John Coates : the man who built The Snowman : a biography of the producer of The snowman, Yellow submarine and many other films-- by Marie Beardmore( Book )

3 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"John Coates is best known as the producer of The Snowman, When the Wind Blows, Wind in the Willows, Willows in Winter, and Famous Fred, and as the man behind the Beatles film Yellow Submarine. This intimate biography takes the reader on a journey through Coates's early life, his years as an army officer in the 11th Hussars in World War II, and his postwar life as a distributor for Rank films throughout Asia, before returning to England and eventually taking over TV Cartoons. With a foreword by Raymond Briggs and an epilogue by Coates himself, this abundantly illustrated work also includes a DVD of selections from Coates's work."--Distributor's website
 
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The world of Peter Rabbit and friendsThe Beatrix Potter collectionThe rhetorical use of provocation as a means of persuasion in the writings of Walter Pater (1839-1894), English essayist and cultural critic : Pater as controversialistJohn Coates : the man who built The Snowman : a biography of the producer of The snowman, Yellow submarine and many other films--