WorldCat Identities

Menini, María Antonia

Overview
Works: 341 works in 1,395 publications in 3 languages and 5,830 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Suspense fiction  Trials, litigation, etc  Domestic fiction  Legal fiction (Literature)  Legal stories  Detective and mystery fiction  Folklore  Action and adventure fiction  Juvenile works 
Roles: Translator
Classifications: PS3557.R5355, 813.54
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by María Antonia Menini
Postmortem by Patricia Daniels Cornwell( Book )

16 editions published between 1992 and 2016 in Spanish and held by 250 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dr. Kay Scarpetta, a chief medical examiner in Virginia City, is determined to stop a serial killer, but has difficulty finding out what the victims had in common
El intermediario by John Grisham( Book )

13 editions published between 2005 and 2015 in Spanish and English and held by 222 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Durante sus horas finales en la Casa Blanca, el presidente saliente concede un perdón de última hora a Joel Backman, corredor de poder notorio que ha pasado seis años en prisión federal por haber comprometido un sistema de vigilancia de satélite. Una vez excarcelado, Backman pasa de contrabando fuera del país, y le dan un nuevo nombre, una nueva identidad, y un nuevo hogar en Italia. Pronto, sin embargo, la Agencia Central de Inteligencia deja conocer su paradero a los israelíes, los rusos, los chinos, y los sauditas, luego se cruzan de brazos para esperar a ver quién lo mata primero.--Desde la descripción de la editorial
The brethren by John Grisham( Book )

16 editions published between 2000 and 2014 in Spanish and held by 212 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tres jueces tentados por un juego peligroso de extorsion, donde una de sus victimas parece decidida a darles la vuelta a su artimana
Women who run with the wolves : myths and stories of the wild woman archetype by Clarissa Pinkola Estés( Book )

20 editions published between 1998 and 2015 in Spanish and held by 196 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Jungian analyst explores the mysteries of the feminine psyche through stories of "wild women": the mythological archetype of the strong, primitive woman
The innocent man : murder and injustice in a small town by John Grisham( Book )

13 editions published between 2006 and 2015 in Spanish and held by 185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La primera obra de no ficción de Grisham es un escalofriante thriller legal, basado en hechos reales. Narra la historia de un hombre que creyó haberlo perdido todo... Incluso antes de conocer el infierno. Hubo un tiempo en que Ron Williamson era una joven promesa del béisbol. Cuando los Yankees estaban a punto de ofrecerle la oportunidad de cumplir su sueño, una inesperada lesión puso fin a su carrera. Ron tuvo que renunciar a la Liga Americana y regresar a casa de su madre, en la pequeña y tranquila Ada, en Oklahoma. Abandonado a la autocompasión no podía imaginar que en realidad no conocía el verdadero significado de perderlo todo. En 1982 aparece el cuerpo de Debra Sue Carter, una joven camarera conocida de Ron, brutalmente violada y asesinada. Unas pruebas insustanciales bastan para llevarle al corredor de la muerte. Víctima de un proceso judicial tan torpe como injusto, solo haría falta una prueba de ADN para demostrar su inocencia... Para su desgracia, la ciencia tardaría unos años en estar de su lado. La crítica ha dicho... Grisham ha creado un thriller legal con el mismo suspense y ritmo vertiginoso que un best seller de ficción. The Boston Globe Una investigación meticulosa... Una historia absorbente. Entretainment Weekly La prosa reducida a lo esencial y la voz realista de Grisham hacen que sea una lectura verdaderamente tensa. People
The king of torts by John Grisham( Book )

5 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in Spanish and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Washed-up public defender Clay Carter's latest case, a routine street killing, takes an unexpected turn when he discovers evidence of a conspiracy involving a large drug company and a lawsuit with a huge potential settlement. Reprint
Body of evidence by Patricia Daniels Cornwell( Book )

12 editions published between 1993 and 2017 in Spanish and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An investigation of a murder that began in the laboratory with microscopes and lasers leads medical examiner Kay deep into a nightmare that becomes her own
The testament by John Grisham( Book )

16 editions published between 1999 and 2015 in Spanish and Undetermined and held by 148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A suicidal billionaire, a burnt-out Washington litigator, and a woman who has forsaken technology to work in the wilds of Brazil are all brought together by an astounding mystery of the testament
Secrets by Danielle Steel( Book )

18 editions published between 1987 and 2011 in Spanish and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the drama and characters behind the scenes in the making of "Mahattan," a prime-time television series
The last juror by John Grisham( Book )

8 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in Spanish and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Willie Traynor saved a local newspaper from going bankrupt in 1970, he turned it around by reporting in detail the brutal rape and murder of a young mother by Danny Padgitt. After going to trial, Danny was sentenced to life in prison but nine years later he was released and returned to Ford County for revenge
Happy birth day by Robie H Harris( Book )

5 editions published between 1996 and 2004 in Spanish and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A mother tells her child about its first day of life from the moment of birth through the end of the birth day
The Sicilian : a novel by Mario Puzo( Book )

20 editions published between 1984 and 2015 in Spanish and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After his three-year exile in Sicily, Michael Corleone is charged to return to America with Salvatore Giuliano, a young Sicilian bandit whose activities have angered the head of the Sicilian Mafia
The last don by Mario Puzo( Book )

13 editions published between 1996 and 2014 in Spanish and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The personal conflict between two cousins is set against the backdrop of Hollywood and Las Vegas, in the story of the operations and machinations of America's last great crime family, the Clericuzios
El rey de los pleitos by John Grisham( Recording )

2 editions published in 2006 in Spanish and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Clay Carter, a public defender, reluctantly takes the case of a young man charged with a random street killing, he assumes it is just another of the many senseless murders that hit D.C. every week. As he digs into the background of his client, Clay stumbles on a conspiracy too horrible to believe. He suddenly finds himself in the middle of a complex case against one of the largest pharmaceutical companies in the world, looking at the kind of enormous settlement that would totally change his life--that would make him almost overnight, the legal profession's newest king of torts
A painted house : a novel by John Grisham( Book )

3 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in Spanish and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The hill people and the Mexicans arrived on the same day. It was a Wednesday, early in September 1952. The Cardinals were five games behind the Dodgers with three weeks to go, and the season looked hopeless. The cotton, however, was waist-high to my father, over my head, and he and my grandfather could be heard before supper whispering words that were seldom heard. It could be a 'good crop'." Thus begins from author John Grisham, a story inspired by his own childhood in rural Arkansas. The narrator is a farm boy named Luke Chandler, age seven, who lives in the cotton fields with his parents and grandparents in a little house that's never been painted. The Chandlers farm eighty acres that they rent, not own, and when the cotton is ready they hire a truckload of Mexicans and a family from the Ozarks to help harvest it. For six weeks they pick cotton, battling the heat, the rain, the fatigue, and, sometimes, each other. As the weeks pass Luke sees and hears things no seven-year-old could possibly be prepared for, and finds himself keeping secrets that not only threaten the crop but will change the lives of the Chandlers forever. This is a moving story of one boy's journey from innocence to
The street lawyer by John Grisham( Book )

11 editions published between 1998 and 2010 in Spanish and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After a violent encounter with a homeless man, talented corporate lawyer Michael finds himself out in the streets, lucky to be alive, and holding a top-secret file belonging to his former employers
The summons by John Grisham( Book )

4 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in Spanish and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ray Atlee and his brother, Forrest, receive a letter from their father, a reclusive, retired judge, instructing them to return home to Clanton, Mississippi, to discuss his estate, but the judge dies before his sons arrive, leaving behind a secret known only to Ray
Success through a positive mental attitude by Napoleon Hill( Book )

11 editions published between 1982 and 2015 in Spanish and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Los poderes de la mente son infinitos. ¿Los ha comprendido usted realmente alguna vez y ha vislumbrado lo que pueden llegar a suponer en su vida? Gracias a esta obra descubrirá un sorprendente plan basado en una idea genial: "Aquello que la mente puede concebir y creer puede alcanzarlo" Este método le indicará cómo deshacerse de sus "telarañas" mentales, pensar con claridad y explorar a fondo el subconsciente; cómo fijarse un objetivo y cómo alcanzarlo mediante la reflexión persistente y una acción positiva. Inicie ahora su camino hacia el éxito en los negocios y en su vida familiar y social. Lea lo que los otros han conseguido y recuerde que ¡también usted puede hacerlo!"--Book cover
The last Jew by Noah Gordon( Book )

26 editions published between 1999 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cuando Yonah es separado de los unicos miembros de su familia que quedan con vida, se ve forzado a abandonar su hogar en busqueda de un nuevo lugar donde poder establecerse sin tener que renunciar a sus creencias. Contrario a la conversion e involucrado ademas en la investigacion del robo de reliquias, inicia un largo perip lo por la España de la Inquisicion, durante el cual debera recurrir a su ingenio para salvaguardar su secreto. Los cambios continuos de identidad y de oficio seran duros de encajar, pero las dificultades no haran sino forjar su personalidad y reafirmar sus origenes.El viaje iniciatico de Yonah le sirve a Noah Gordon, autor de El medico y La bodega, como eje central de una novela que, a modo de tapiz, abarca desde la descripcion minuciosa de los acontecimientos historicos y el analisis de la compleja convivencia entre judios y cristianos, hasta la diseccion de la vida interior de un hombre sometido a unas circunstancias excepcionales
La rueda del deseo by Danielle Steel( Book )

18 editions published between 1985 and 2014 in Spanish and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jean Roberts, having sought security in a wealthy man's love, finds that her values have betrayed her daughter Tana, who casts her destiny with the civil rights movement
 
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El intermediario
Alternative Names
Menini, Antonia

Menini, M. A.

Menini, M. Antonia

Menini, Ma. Antonia

Menini, Ma. Antonia (María Antonia)

Menini, María A.

Menini, Maria Antonia

Menini Pagés, María Antonia

Pagès, María Antonia Menini

Languages
Spanish (246)

English (2)

Catalan (1)

Covers
El intermediarioThe brethrenWomen who run with the wolves : myths and stories of the wild woman archetypeThe innocent man : murder and injustice in a small townThe king of tortsBody of evidenceThe testamentSecrets