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Parker, Nathaniel 1962-

Works: 377 works in 1,020 publications in 5 languages and 40,374 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Fiction  Juvenile works  Film adaptations  Detective and mystery television programs  Television adaptations  Young adult works  Satire  Fantasy fiction  Adventure stories 
Roles: Narrator, Actor, Performer, Other
Classifications: PZ7.C677475, [FIC]
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Most widely held works by Nathaniel Parker
Artemis Fowl by Eoin Colfer ( Recording )
115 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 9,275 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Twelve-year-old Artemis Fowl is a most ingenious criminal mastermind, and heir to the Fowl family empire, a centuries-old clan of underworld figures and famous con artists. When Artemis kidnaps Holly Short, one of the Fairy People, to help him on his quest for gold, he takes on a Fairy world determined to rescue Holly by fighting back with magic, technology, and a particularly nasty troll
Stardust by Claire Danes ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 1,368 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tristan hopes to win the heart of his beautiful, but shallow love, Victoria. He promises to recover a star that fell somewhere beyond the stony wall that sets between the mundane England and the fantasy kingdom of Stormhold. So Tristan sets forth on his own journey in Stormhold. Meanwhile in that magical land, the dying king has set his four surviving sons on a quest for the crown. And the witch Lamia is seeking the heart of the star for an entirely different purpose, one that involves her secret power
Othello by Oliver Parker ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in English and German and held by 1,349 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In Venice during 1570, Desdemona, daughter of a powerful nobleman, elopes with Othello, a proud Moor celebrated as the city's most awesome warrior. Iago, who has served alongside Othello for a decade, is angered when the general chooses another lieutenant, Cassio, as his second in command. In retribution, Iago sabotages Cassio's promotion and convinces Othello that the handsome officer is cuckolding him. Othello writhes under the tortures Iago has created, and in a fit of jealousy smothers Desdemona, who caresses her beloved husband as she dies
Bleak House by Charles Dickens ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and held by 1,309 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two innocent young orphans are the potential heirs to a fortune. Their fates are snarled in a monumental legal battle known as Jarndyce and Jarndyce. Another orphan, Esther Summerson, whose mysterious parentage proves to be intertwined with the fate of the Jarndyce wards and the aloof Lady Dedlock. Lady Dedlock faces the revelation of her dark past once Mr. Tulkinghorn catches wind of it. The icily beautiful Esther's background also comes to light after the murder of a strange man. Twines through the legal system to heartbreaking domestic drama to a murder investigation to near-Gothic horror
Stormbreaker by Anthony Horowitz ( Recording )
17 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in English and held by 1,277 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After the death of the uncle who had been his guardian, fourteen-year-old Alex Rider is coerced to continue his uncle's dangerous work for Britain's intelligence agency, MI6
The haunted mansion by Rob Minkoff ( Visual )
10 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in English and Chinese and held by 1,203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Real estate salesman Jim Evers, thinking to get rich quick by selling an old country estate, must do some fast talking when he discovers Gracey Manor is haunted and he, his wife, and children are in danger of becoming permanent houseguests
The last guardian by Eoin Colfer ( Recording )
3 editions published in 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,067 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Artemis's arch rival Opal Koboi has reanimated dead fairy warriors that take possession of Artemis's little brothers. Artemis has until sunrise to get the spirits to vacate his brothers and go back into the earth where they belong
The Inspector Lynley mysteries ( Visual )
18 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and German and held by 1,049 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The new series picks up where the last story ended - with Havers shot in the line of duty, and Lynley estranged from his wife Helen. How will these traumas affect their ability to do their jobs?
Artemis Fowl by Eoin Colfer ( Recording )
14 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and held by 924 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An army of fairy space probes have returned to Earth reprogrammed to destroy Atlantis and only Artemis Fowl can stop them. As he races to save the subaquatic city, he must also combat an onslaught of obsessive compulsive and delusional disorders, both byproducts of prodigious intellect and immense stress
The Inspector Lynley mysteries ( Visual )
15 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in English and held by 747 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Despite their differences, Inspector Thomas Lynley and sergeant Barbara Havers evolve into a potent team, employing their intuition and street smarts to unravel some of the most heinous, and suspenseful, crimes
The haunted mansion ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 732 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jim Evers is a real estate agent whose latest project is to find a buyer for a huge but dilapidated old house in New Orleans. However, when Evers and his family visits the property before their family vacation, he discovers it's already inhabited by 999 ghosts, none of whom are interested in sharing the space. As the spirits make their displeasure known, Evers and his family, with the help of an eccentric medium named Madame Leota, try to get the ghosts to leave
Artemis Fowl by Eoin Colfer ( Recording )
5 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 689 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Artemis has no memory of the fairy people and has returned to his unlawful ways. In Berlin, he is preparing to steal a famous Impressionist painting from a German bank. He doesn't know that his old rival, Opal, has escaped from prison by cloning herself. She's left her double behind in jail and, now free, is exacting her revenge on all those who put her there, including Artemis. Meanwhile in the lower elements, Captain Holly Short of the LEPrechon fairy police is framed for a heinous crime, yet she manages to elude her captors and escape to the surface to rescue Artemis. But before Holly and Artemis can get away, Opal arrives and abducts them both, forcing Artemis to go head to head with an enemy who plans on destroying the fairy world forever
Vanity fair by William Makepeace Thackeray ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1998 and 2006 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 650 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A BBC mini-series based on Thackeray's story of an amoral beauty determined to scheme and seduce her way into the upper classes
The Inspector Lynley mysteries ( Visual )
8 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in English and German and held by 644 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
One guilty deed: Lynley is reinstated, and he, Havers, and their colleague Detective Constable Winston Nkata are trying to catch a crime boss. But when their star witness is found shot dead at Havers' childhood holiday retreat, she becomes convinced that cracking a twenty-year-od unsloved murder involving a local child will provide answers to both murders
Flawless ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 637 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Laura Quinn is an executive at the London Diamond Corporation who finds herself routinely stifled on the corporate ladder. Hobbs is an equally overlooked nighttime janitor with an intimate knowledge of the security system. Hobbs has a score to settle with the Corporation. Sensing Laura's frustration, Hobbs convinces her to help him pull off an ingenious heist
Blood fever by Charles Higson ( Recording )
19 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 635 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
During a summer holiday in Italy, the teen-age James Bond tangles with an underground empire of criminals as he attempts the rescue of a kidnapped young girl
The Inspector Lynley mysteries ( Visual )
8 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and German and held by 622 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This new series of four mysteries includes: Playing for the Ashes, In the Presence of the Enemy, A Suitable Vengeance, and Deception on His Mind
Artemis Fowl by Eoin Colfer ( )
12 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 617 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In the sixth installment of Eoin Colfer's Artemis Fowl series, Artemis is disheartened to learn that the only cure for his ailing mother lies within the brain of a lemur: a species that he himself eliminated five years ago. Now he must go back in time and save the lemurs, but he knows his younger self will not be happy to see him
A great deliverance ( Visual )
8 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in English and held by 594 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Detective Inspector Thomas Lynley of Scotland Yard is assigned to investigate the gruesome murder of a farmer in a seemingly peaceful country village, but it's his new partner, Sgt. Barbara Havers whom he's finding indecipherable. Havers is as gritty, rumpled, and working-class as the Inspector is refined, well-heeled, and sophisticated. -- Container
David by Robert, dir Markowitz ( Visual )
14 editions published between 1997 and 2007 in 5 languages and held by 559 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Depicts the life of King David, a distinguished military leader whose reign was touched by scandal, betrayal and victories
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Alternative Names
Parker, Nat, 1962-
English (290)
German (5)
French (1)
Chinese (1)
Russian (1)