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Adamson, Rick

Overview
Works: 183 works in 401 publications in 1 language and 8,453 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Children's audiobooks  Biography  Psychological fiction  Domestic fiction  Popular works  Anecdotes  Adventure stories 
Roles: Narrator, Performer, Author
Classifications: PZ7.K8352, FIC
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Rick Adamson
 
Most widely held works by Rick Adamson
The view from Saturday by E. L Konigsburg( Recording )

4 editions published between 1997 and 2004 in English and held by 661 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four students, with their own individual stories, develop a special bond and attract the attention of their teacher, a paraplegic, who chooses them to represent their sixth-grade class in the Academic Bowl competition
One good dog : [a novel] by Susan Wilson( Recording )

12 editions published between 2010 and 2016 in English and held by 619 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Circumstances bring a stray dog and an ex-businessman together
The experts' guide to 100 things everyone should know how to do by Samantha Ettus( Recording )

9 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and held by 398 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The simplest things are the hardest to master. From brewing your morning cup of coffee and reading the newspaper to apologizing or remembering names, it the small stuff that makes up day-to-day life
In a heartbeat : sharing the power of cheerful giving by Leigh Anne Tuohy( Recording )

5 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 327 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Leigh Anne and Sean Tuohy, the family who adopted football star Michael Oher as depicted in the Oscar-nominated movie 'The blind side', retell their amazing story in their own words. Including anecdotes from their childhoods, the Tuohy's offer a message of hope, charity, and kindness
A friend of the family : [a novel] by Lauren Grodstein( Recording )

8 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 315 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After his best friend's daughter, Laura, sets her sights on his son, Alec, Pete Dizinoff sees his plans for a perfect son not just unraveling but being destroyed completely and sets out to derail the romance
The dog who saved me : a novel by Susan Wilson( Recording )

4 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 299 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Former Boston K-9 unit policeman turned animal control officer in bucolic Harmony Farms is up against rescuing a gun shy and wounded dog gone feral, and proving that his low-life older brother is back in the drug business. Fighting his shattering grief at the death of his K-9 partner killed in the line of duty, and a staggering loss of confidence from physical and psychic wounds of his own, Cooper Harrison is back where he started, where Cooper must learn to forgive and, only then, heal
If the dinosaurs came back by Bernard Most( Recording )

4 editions published between 1978 and 1991 in English and held by 249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young boy who wishes for the return of dinosaurs imagines how useful they would be
Emma's pet by David McPhail( Recording )

3 editions published between 1988 and 2005 in English and held by 204 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Emma's search for a soft, cuddly pet has a surprising ending
The way we eat : [why our food choices matter] by Peter Singer( Recording )

11 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and held by 193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

What is the true cost of our day-to-day food choices? To answer this timely and important question, the authors undertake a modern-day odyssey to trace the origins of the foods we eat
Why we buy : the science of shopping by Paco Underhill( Recording )

8 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in English and held by 186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This report on our ever-evolving consumer culture explains why we do what we do, notice what we notice, ignore what we ignore, and buy what we buy. Amusing and instructive, it will change forever the way you look at stores and at yourself. Based on hard data gleaned from thousands of hours of field research
Epic : stories of survival from the world's highest peaks by David Roberts( Recording )

13 editions published between 1999 and 2011 in English and held by 170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Epic, a mountaineering term that evokes a sense of treacherous disaster. The climb that went wrong: fighting blinding snowstorms and horrific avalanches; days spent tentbound running low on food, water and oxygen; surviving broken bones and shattered spirits. With writing from Greg Child, David Roberts, Stephen Venables, Alfred Lansing and others, "Epic" is a collection of the most memorable accounts of legend-making expeditions to the world's most famous peaks, often in the worst possible conditions. Epic is an adventure audiobook at its most compelling!
Rough water : stories of survival from the sea by Patrick O'Brian( Recording )

8 editions published between 1999 and 2011 in English and held by 161 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hear the stories of men and women battling the elements, and sometimes each other, to stay alive, confronting savage storms, rogue waves, icebergs, sharks, starvation and their own fear and suffering. A unique collection of the finest writing on why men and women go to sea, and what they find there
Kids are Americans too by Bill O'Reilly( Recording )

7 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Counsels adolescents and their loved ones on juvenile legal protections, discussing such topics as how to respect and safeguard constitutional rights and surveying modern court cases that are redefining children's lives
Anna Banana and me by Lenore Blegvad( Recording )

2 editions published between 1985 and 1988 in Undetermined and English and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Anna Banana's fearlessness inspires a playmate to face his own fears
Happy at last : [the thinking person's guide to finding joy] by Richard O'Connor( Recording )

7 editions published between 2008 and 2014 in English and held by 146 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Draws on the latest scientific and psychological research to discuss how the brain responds to happy stimuli and can be trained for greater receptivity to happiness, and shares advice on how to develop core skills for managing sadness and experiencing happiness
Younger next year : [a guide to living like 50 until you're 80 and beyond] by Chris Crowley( Recording )

4 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and held by 144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This draws on the very latest science of aging to show how men 50 or older can become functionally younger every year for the next five to ten years, and continue to live like fifty-year-olds until well into their eighties. To enjoy life and be stronger, healthier, and more alert. To stave off 70% of the normal decay associated with aging (weakness, sore joints, apathy). And to eliminate over 50% of all illness and potential injuries. This is the real thing, a program that will work for anyone who decides to apply himself to "Harry's Rules."
Keep the lights burning, Abbie by Peter Roop( Recording )

5 editions published between 1989 and 2013 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A retelling of the true tale of young Abbie Burgess who, in 1856, kept a Maine lighthouse in operation during a brutal winter storm
A man of his own : a novel by Susan Wilson( Recording )

5 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rick Stanton was once a promising professional baseball player with a bright future ahead of him. World War II changed everything. Rick returns home with his body permanently broken and his dreams shattered. But it was not just body and spirit he sacrificed for the war. He and his devoted wife Francesca volunteered their beloved dog Pax for the Army's K9 Corp, not knowing if they'd ever see him again
The nature principle : human restoration and the end of nature-deficit disorder by Richard Louv( Recording )

7 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Argues that a strong connection to nature is essential for human health and outlines seven precepts that demonstrate how to draw on the restorative powers of nature to boost mental sharpness, promote wellness, and strengthen human bonds
 
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The view from Saturday
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One good dog : [a novel]The experts' guide to 100 things everyone should know how to doIn a heartbeat : sharing the power of cheerful givingA friend of the family : [a novel]If the dinosaurs came backEmma's petThe way we eat : [why our food choices matter]Why we buy : the science of shopping