Most widely held works by Kerry Shale
Thomas & friends. Misty Island rescue ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 777 libraries worldwide
The engines are hard at work to build a new Search and Rescue Center. When Thomas helps a friend in need, he is rewarded with an exciting trip to the mainland. Along the way, he gets lost at sea and finds himself on the mysterious Misty Island, where he meets new friends Bash, Dash, and Ferdinand. Together they discover secret hideouts and try to help Thomas find his way home.
Net Force by Tom Clancy ( Recording )
6 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and held by 416 libraries worldwide
In the year 2010, cyber-terrorists have assasinated the director of the FBI's Net Force and have sabotaged computers across the U.S., causing chaos and death. The deputy director and the Net Force team must find out who is responsible before they also become targets for the terrorists.
The death instinct by Jed Rubenfeld ( Recording )
4 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 377 libraries worldwide
The Wall Street bombing of September 1920 is the most destruction and deadly terrorist attack ever committed on United States soil. Caught in the blast are war veteran Stratham younger, police detective Jimmy Littlemore, and the beautiful but secretive Colette Rousseau. A mysterious trail of evidence, together with a series of inexplicable attacks on Colette and a secret buried deep in her past, leas the three on a journey from Paris to Prague, from the world's tallest skyscraper to the secret underground vaults of the U.S. Treasury, from the home of Sigmund Freud to Congress in Washington, D.C. to piece together the shocking truth behind the terror on Wall Street.
Great classic stories [22 unabridged classics ( Recording )
3 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and held by 288 libraries worldwide
Reginald on house parties / Saki - The Sphinx without a secret / Oscar Wilde -- Tobermory / Saki -- On being idle / Jerome K. Jerome -- For better or worse / W. W. Jacobs -- The model millionaire / Oscar Wilde -- The garden of truth / E. Nesbit -- The cat that walked by himself / Rudyard Kipling -- The girl from Arles / Alphonse Daudet -- Mr. & Mrs. Dove / Katherine Mansfield -- Georgie Porgie / Rudyard Kipling -- Caterpillars / E. F. Benson -- Lost hearts / M. R. James -- Ship to Tarshish / John Buchan -- The tell-tale heart / Edgar Allan Poe -- The man of the night / Edgar Wallace -- Dr. Heidegger's experiment / Nathaniel Hawthorne -- B 24 / Arthur Conan Doyle -- Pat Hobby & Orson Welles / F. Scott Fitzgerald - Mad / Guy de Maupassant -- The black cat / Edgar Allan Poe -- The monkey's paw / W. W. Jacobs.
Tom Clancy's Net Force. Hidden agendas by Tom Clancy ( Recording )
3 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 237 libraries worldwide
Someone is posting classified information on the internet and Net Force Commander Alex Michaels has to justify the organization's very existence. Meanwhile a virus throws the federal financial system into chaos and agents must hunt the hacker on a path leading close to home.
The whipping boy by Sid Fleischman ( Recording )
6 editions published between 1989 and 2009 in English and held by 217 libraries worldwide
A bratty prince and his whipping boy have many adventures when they inadvertently trade places after becoming involved with dangerous outlaws.
The lost continent by Bill Bryson ( Recording )
9 editions published between 1993 and 2003 in English and held by 209 libraries worldwide
"Hardly anyone ever leaves Des Moines, Iowa. But Bill Bryson did, and after ten years in England he decided to go home--to a foreign country. In an aging Chevrolet Chevette, he drove nearly 14,000 miles through thirty-eight states to compile this hilarious and perceptive state-of-the-nation report on small-town America."--Container.
Q & A : a novel by Vikas Swarup ( Recording )
3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 199 libraries worldwide
Q & A unfolds the story of Ram Thomas, an uneducated orphan from the slums of Mumbai, India. Unconvinced that a slumdog could answer all twelve questions correctly on India's biggest game show, Who Will Win a Billion?, authorities hold Ram on suspicions of cheating. Luckily, lawyer Smita Shah comes to the rescue Ram. With Smita as his listener, Ram reveals how his life experiences gave him the needed answers to win.
The essential Edgar Allan Poe ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 180 libraries worldwide
Part of the Naxos AudioBooks Essential series, this CD combines some of Poes best-loved ghost stories, plus a selection of poetry including The Raven and an additional biography. This audiobook features The Murders in the Rue Morgue, The Pit and the Pendulum, The Tell-Tale Heart, The Masque of the Red Death, The Cask of Amontillado, The Fall of the House of Usher, The Premature Burial and The Facts in the Case of M Valdemar.
Dinner at the homesick restaurant by Anne Tyler ( Recording )
4 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in English and held by 123 libraries worldwide
Through every family run memories which bind it together - despite everything. The Tulls of Baltimore were no exception. Abandoned by her salesman husband, Pearl is left to bring up her three children alone - Cody, a flawed devil, Ezra, flawed saint, and Jenny, errant and passionate. Now as Pearl lies dying, stiffly encased in her pride and solitude, the past is unlocked and with it its secrets.
The Dupin Stories by Edgar Allan Poe ( Recording )
6 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in English and held by 122 libraries worldwide
"C. Auguste Dupin, investigator extraordinaire, was the remarkable creation of Edgar Allan Poe. Written in the 1840s, Poe presented the acutely observant, shrewd but idiosyncratic character that, with his chronicler, provided the inspiration for Doyle's more famous Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson. Here are the Dupin stories - complete and unabridged. What is the strange story behind The murders of the Rue Morgue? Can Dupin solve, by analysis from afar, The mystery of Marie Rogêt? And how can he possibly retrieve The purloined letter when the efforts of the Paris police have been in vain?"--Container.
Piano sonata no. 2 "Concord by Charles Ives ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 114 libraries worldwide
A patchwork planet by Anne Tyler ( Recording )
4 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in English and held by 106 libraries worldwide
Barnaby Gaitlin, Baltimore-familiens sorte får med skilsmisse og dårlig kontakt til sin lille datter i bagagen, tror hans frelsende engel er den småborgerlige og forudsigelige bankassistent Sophia, men er det nok?.
Wild freedom by Max Brand ( Recording )
5 editions published between 1981 and 1995 in English and held by 91 libraries worldwide
Tom Parks is a boy whose father died leaving him alone in the wilderness where he managed to survive, growing up alone.
The Wizard of Oz by L. Frank Baum ( Recording )
6 editions published between 1996 and 2008 in English and held by 75 libraries worldwide
Dorothy thinks she is lost forever when a tornado whirls her and her dog, Toto, into a magical world. To get home, she must find the wonderful wizard in the Emerald City of Oz. On the way she meets the Scarecrow, the Tin Woodman and the Cowardly Lion. But the Wicked Witch of the West has her own plans for the new arrival - will Dorothy ever see Kansas again?
Piano sonata no. 2 "Concord" ; Celestial railroad by Charles Ives ( Recording )
2 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 75 libraries worldwide
Notes from a small island by Bill Bryson ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 69 libraries worldwide
Great Explorers by David Angus ( Recording )
3 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and held by 66 libraries worldwide
Uses historical evidence to tell the stories of nine great adventures and the lives of the men from Marco Polo to the astronauts on the Apollo moon missions.
Pagan babies by Elmore Leonard ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 66 libraries worldwide
The only survivor of a genocidal massacre in Rwanda, Father Terry Dunn returns to the United States to join forces with Debbie Dewey to raise money both for Rwandan orphans and to score off a Mafia associate who had once conned Debbie out of thousands of dollars.
Famous Americans in history by Barnaby Chesterman ( Recording )
4 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in English and held by 61 libraries worldwide
Davy Crockett, Sitting Bull, Clara Barton, Martin Luther King, Mark Twain, Helen Keller, Theodore Roosevelt, Henry Ford, George Gershwin. The third in the Famous People series in Junior Classics. Here are nine people who each left their mark upon American history, through their achievements or through their own personality.
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