Most widely held works by Liesel Matthews
Air Force One ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1997 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,575 libraries worldwide
An uncompromising U.S. President has just told the world he will not negotiate with terrorists. But when Russian terrorists hijack Air Force One, the world's most secure and extraordinary aircraft, the President is faced with a nearly impossible decision-- give in to terrorist demands or sacrifice not only the country's dignity, but the lives of his wife and daughter.
A little princess ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1995 and 2001 in English and Spanish and held by 773 libraries worldwide
After an exotic childhood spent in India, young Sara Crewe finds herself in New York, immured in Miss Minchin girls' school as her father sails off to World War I. When he is lost, a severe reversal of fortune ensues. Thanks to him, Sara knows that "All girls are princesses ... even if they wear rags or are not pretty or smart." Summoning all the qualities of a true princess, patrician and bereft Sara uses her creativity and sense of self-worth to spin magic dreams that sustain her during her time of trial.
A little princess ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1995 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 167 libraries worldwide
Sara Crewe is the pampered daughter of an Army officer from India who is left in a strict boarding school when her father goes off to war. When he is reported dead, her world is turned upside down and she is made a servant at the school.
A little princess = La petite princesse = La piccola principessa ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1996 and 1999 in Multiple languages and Dutch and held by 9 libraries worldwide
Een zeer rijk meisje dat opgegroeid is in India, moet naar een strenge Newyorkse kostschool wanneer haar vader opgeroepen wordt om in de Eerste Wereldoorlog te gaan vechten.
Black Beauty A little princess ; The secret garden ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
Black Beauty: The story of a remarkable black horse with a white 'star' on his forehead, whose joyous and heartbreaking life takes him from the countryside to London's cobblestone streets.
Blast ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
A group of small town freinds commit a murder and try to cover it up.
A Little princess, the Secret Garden ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Little princess: Sara Crewe, the pampered daughter of an Army officer, is left in a strict boarding school when her father goes off to war. When he is reported dead, her world is turned upside down and she is made a servant at the school, yet she refuses to let her spirit be broken.
La petite princesse ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1997 and 2001 in 3 languages and held by 2 libraries worldwide
La Petite princesse ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in French and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Lorsqu'éclate la Première Guerre mondiale, le capitaine Crewe, un veuf qui vit en Inde décide de placer sa fillette Sarah en pension dans une école new-yorkaise huppée. Grâce à ses dons de conteuse, Sarah a tôt fait de charmer ses compagnes. Mais dès que Miss Minchin, l'acariâtre directrice, apprend que le capitaine Crewe serait mort ruiné, elle réduit brutalement Sarah à l'état de servante.
La petite princesse by Alfonso Cuaron ( Visual )
in French and held by 1 library worldwide
Sara mène une vie de rêve aux Indes avec son père qui l'adore et la protège comme une véritable petite princesse...jusqu'au jour où il doit partir à la guerre. Confiée au pensionnat de Miss Minchin à New York , Sara va se faire un tas d'amies en leur contant ses merveilleuses histoires. Mais à l'annonce de la mort de son père, elle se retrouve seule et sans fortune. Sara, désespérée, ne sait pas qu'un miracle se prépare...
A little princess La Princesita ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Sara Crewe (Leisel Metthews) comparte una vida de ensueño en la exótica India con su cariñoso padre (Liam Cunningham), pero la guerra los separa. Su padre es reclamado por el ejército y Sara es enviada a un internado en Nueva York, dirigido por la estricta Srita. Minchin (Eleanor Bron), quien ve a la exuberante Sara como una niña problema. Sin embargo, a base de coraje, imaginación y bondad, Sara se sobrepone a las dificultades y logra cambiar su vida y la suerte de los que la rodean.
A Little Princess ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Sara Crewe shares a life of wonder in exotic India with her devoted father until he is called to military service and Sara is sent to a strict New York boarding school.
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