Most widely held works by Stephen Warbeck
Proof ( Visual )
5 editions published in 2006 in 3 languages and held by 1,356 libraries worldwide
With the help of one of her father's former students, Catherine, a devoted daughter, must come to terms with the death of her father, a brilliant mathematician whose genius was crippled by mental instability. After his death, a notebook containing a mathematical proof is found and Catherine claims the proof is her own work.
Two brothers ( Visual )
4 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 887 libraries worldwide
Two mischievous twin tiger cubs are born in the jungle but are soon seperated and taken into captivity. One is sold off to the circus and the other becomes the pampered pet of the governor's son. They are reunited years later by an explorer who trains them to be sport fighters and inadvertently forces them to fight each other.
Captain Corelli's mandolin ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 771 libraries worldwide
In 1941, on a remote Greek island, an Italian artillery garrison is established to maintain order. One Italian officer, Captain Corelli, adopts an attitude of mutual co-existence with the Greeks and engages in such activities as music festivals and courting the daughter of a local doctor. In 1943, however, after Italy surrenders to the Allies and changes sides in the war, Captain Corelli must defend the Greek island against a German invasion.
Two brothers ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 691 libraries worldwide
Two mischievous twin tiger cubs are born in the jungle but are soon separated and taken into captivity. One is sold off to the circus and the other becomes the pampered pet of the governor's son. They are reunited years later by an explorer who trains them to be sport fighters and inadvertently forces them to fight each other.
Prime suspect. The complete second season ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1992 and 2003 in English and held by 661 libraries worldwide
This case involves a death in the Afro-Caribbean community that puts Detective Chief Inspector Tennison and the rest of the police force in the middle of racial controversy.
Quills ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 632 libraries worldwide
History's most infamous sexual adventurer lives in a madhouse, where a beautiful laundry maid helps him smuggle his erotic stories to the printer, defying orders from the asylum's priest.
Prime suspect. 5. Errors of judgement ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 623 libraries worldwide
Having been demoted and transferred to the north, D.C.I. Tennison finds herself under-used until she gets a case where a 12-year-old boy confesses to murder. She becomes involved with trying to convict the local crime boss who has proved impossible to touch.
Charlotte Gray ( Visual )
12 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 611 libraries worldwide
Its World War II and Charlotte has been trained to be an undercover courier for England. She straps on a parachute and falls from the sky into Vichy France. There she will assist the French Resistance in its defiance of Nazi occupation. Once behind enemy lines, she keeps secret her personal mission to find her lover, an RAF pilot downed over France.
The other man ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 594 libraries worldwide
Suspecting Lisa, his wife, of adultery, Peter tries to figure out why his wife had disappeared. When Lisa found out that she has cancer, she decides to leave him clues so that he could discover the affair and the secret life she had been leading and that he never knew existed. Peter sets out to track down the other man in her life.
Dreamkeeper ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in English and held by 545 libraries worldwide
A Lakota storyteller and his grandson, a troubled 17-year-old boy, embark on a cross-country journey toward self-discovery. The grandson agrees to take his grandfather from Pine Ridge Reservation in S.D. to a powwow in Santa Fe in order to escape from some trouble with the local gang. Interwoven with the journey of the grandfather and grandson are retellings of Native American legends.
Princess Kaʻiulani ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 505 libraries worldwide
"Princess Kaʻiulani [is] the bright and beautiful heir to the Hawaiian throne in this epic based on a true story. Following an idyllic childhood in Honolulu, the willful teenage princess is sent to Britain to receive an education fit for a future queen. There, she meets the handsome young Clive Davies..., who quickly sweeps her off her feet. But meanwhile, destiny calls back home, where the Hawaiian monarchy is overthrown and the threat of U.S. annexation looms. Now, Kaʻiulani must choose between love and her duty to her people in this sweeping tale of royalty, romance, and destiny"--Container.
Birthday girl ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in English and held by 467 libraries worldwide
Internet love connections and mail-order brides rarely ever work out, and John should have known. Having never been lucky in love and tired of waiting for the perfect woman to come along, John decides to take his chances and orders a mail-order bride from Russia. At first, things seem perfect even though Nadia doesn't speak much English. But when Nadia's 'cousins' unexpectedly arrive to celebrate her birthday, John is drawn into their web of corruption and crime.
Skellig the owl man ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 377 libraries worldwide
Young Michael hates his dilapidated new home, he's worried about his sick baby sister, and he's bullied at school. But life changes when he stumbles upon 'Skellig' hiding out in a backyard shed, and quickly realizes that there's something very special about him. As magical things start to happen, an entirely new world opens up to Michael, who turns to a reluctant Skellig for help when his baby sister takes a turn for the worse.
Shakespeare in love music from the Miramax motion picture by Stephen Warbeck ( Recording )
17 editions published between 1998 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 357 libraries worldwide
My son the fanatic ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1999 and 2008 in English and held by 332 libraries worldwide
Parvez, a cab driver who left Pakistan in search of a better life, must choose between his friendship with a woman not his wife, and his son, who has adopted increasingly traditional beliefs.
De zaak Alzheimer The memory of a killer ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in Dutch and held by 277 libraries worldwide
International hit man Angelo decides to retire after he begins to suffer from Alzheimer's. He takes one last offer, but when learning one target is a teenage girl, he breaks the deal. Angelo then tries to discover who would want a young girl dead. To complicate matters, a dogged police detective is also trying to unravel the puzzling case.
The student prince ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 238 libraries worldwide
Barry is a working-class cop assigned to protect the queen's youngest son, a new student at Cambridge University. Grace is an American exchange student both men fall in love with. When the prince proves as inept at love as he is at learning, the macho bodyguard becomes tutor as well as protector, ghostwriting sweet nothings and academic assignments, all while repressing his own feelings for Grace.
Goal II living the dream ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 236 libraries worldwide
Newcastle United's favorite player, Santiago Muñez, reaches superstardom and starts to live every footballer's dream when he is transferred to Real Madrid to play in the UEFA European Champions League. He gets to play alongside some of the greatest players, including David Beckham. As Santiago basks in the glory, acclaim and money, he discovers that success has an ugly face, one that threatens to destroy everything he has worked for and everyone that he loves.
Very Annie-Mary ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 179 libraries worldwide
Annie Mary, a gawky, thirty-three-year-old Welsh girl has had her dreams of being an opera star dashed by her strict overbearing father. Still living at home she longs to break free to live her life and find her own voice again.
Captain Corelli's mandolin original motion picture soundtrack by Stephen Warbeck ( Recording )
4 editions published in 2001 in 3 languages and held by 149 libraries worldwide
Enhanced CD content is a music video of the song "Ricordo ancor" performed by Russell Watson with dialogue from the film in English.
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