WorldCat Identities

Degas, Rupert

Works: 205 works in 569 publications in 1 language and 11,760 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Children's films  Animated films  Animated television programs  Children's television programs  Psychological fiction  Suspense fiction  Children's audiobooks  Film adaptations 
Roles: Narrator, Actor, Performer, Author
Classifications: PS3566.A822, 813.54
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Rupert Degas
Private London by James Patterson( Recording )

16 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For Hannah Shapiro, a beautiful young American student, this particular nightmare began eight years ago in Los Angeles, when Jack Morgan, owner of Private--the world's most exclusive detective agency--saved her from a horrific death. She has fled her country, but can't flee her past. The terror has followed her to London, and now it is down to former Royal Military Police Sergeant Dan Carter, head of Private London, to save her all over again
Bob the Builder( Visual )

5 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and held by 1,113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bob's can-do crew is busy decorating for the holidays and building a concert stage for rock stars Lennie and the Lasers. Bob finds out that his twin brother, Tom, is coming all the way from the Arctic Circle to visit Bob for Christmas. Unfortunately, things don't go as planned. Spud is up to his usual pranks, Lennie discovers he can't sing and Bob forgets his Santa costume. To make matters worse, it seems that Tom won't be making it home for Christmas. Much to Bob's surprise, a mysterious Santa makes it a special Christmas to remember
Skulduggery Pleasant by Derek Landy( Recording )

15 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and held by 922 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Meet Skulduggery Pleasant: ace detective, snappy dresser, razor-tongued wit, crackerjack sorcerer, and walking, talking, fire-throwing skeleton. As well as ally, protector, and mentor of Stephanie Edgely, a very unusual and darkly talented twelve-year-old. These two alone stand in the way of an all-consuming ancient evil
Thomas & friends. the movie by W Awdry( Visual )

7 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 802 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Steamies and the Diesels face off in this action-packed movie adventure! When a fire breaks out on the Island of Sodor, two new firefighting engines, Flynn and Belle, join Thomas and Percy to save the day! When Thomas starts spending all his time with Sodor's newest heroes, Percy is left feeling alone. Diesel sees this and invites Percy to the Dieselworks, where Percy is made to feel special by none other than the master of mischief Diesel 10!
Thomas & friends by Greg Tiernan( Visual )

2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 582 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thomas and his friends are charged up and ready to Go, Go! Thomas shows Gordon that being quick is as useful as being strong, while Flynn the fire engine learns to put his pride aside and race to the rescue. Thomas causes some trouble on the tracks trying to be a model engine for a new photographer, while Spencer's on the move, ignoring warnings about electric engine Stafford's battery. Thomas pumps his pistons to Misty Island to help fix Ol' Wheezy. Will the number one blue engine be on track and on time? Ready, Set, Go, Go Thomas!
Those in peril by Wilbur A Smith( Recording )

9 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 546 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An adventure set in the violent world of modern piracy and terrorism follows the kidnapping of an oil heiress's daughter by Somali pirates for a multi-billion-dollar ransom and the efforts of Cross Bow Security head Hector Cross to secure her release
A collection of 2005 Academy Award nominated short films( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 463 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of short films nominated for the 78th Annual Academy Awards, including the winning live action short and the winning animated short
Private by James Patterson( )

3 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 419 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For Hannah Shapiro, a young American student, the nightmare began in Los Angeles, when the owner of Private -- the world's most exclusive detective agency -- saved her from a horrific death. Now, after eight years, the terror follows her to London. The only man who can help is former Royal Military Police Sergeant Dan Carter, head of Private London. In London, young women are being abducted and their bodies found mutilated in a grotesque, mysterious way. Carter's ex-wife, DI Kirsty Webb, leads the investigation into these brutal murders, which may somehow be linked to Hannah Shapiro. Working together, the two investigators are caught in a desperate race against the odds. Private may be the most advanced detection agency in the world ... but can they catch a predator who rivals London's most elusive killer ever?
The road by Cormac McCarthy( )

10 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in English and held by 302 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Apocalypse grips the earth; wildlife has disappeared; and starvation prevails. Amidst this bleak backdrop, a man and his young son slowly make their way toward the coast. Avoiding roves of marauding cannibals and fighting off starvation, they gain hope and stamina in knowing they are some of the remaining few virtuous people
A possible life : [a novel in five parts] by Sebastian Faulks( Recording )

8 editions published between 2012 and 2015 in English and held by 293 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Throughout five masterpieces of fiction, exquisitely drawn and unforgettable characters risk their bodies, hearts and minds in pursuit of the manna of human connection
PS, I love you by Cecelia Ahern( Recording )

6 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and held by 284 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

High school sweethearts Gerry and Holly joke about "The List" Gerry would have to leave for Holly to help her get through the day if anything ever happened to him. Later when the unthinkable actually did happen, Holly finds that Gerry was serious about that list
If you could see me now by Cecelia Ahern( Recording )

9 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in English and held by 246 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Elizabeth's life is in turmoil, thanks to the personal problems of her sister, Saoirse, complications that include Saoirse's six-year-old son, Luke, a quiet and contemplative child whose world is transformed by the arrival of a new friend, Ivan
Playing with fire by Derek Landy( )

9 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 229 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the evil Baron Vengeous escapes from prison, Detective Skulduggery Pleasant and his apprentice, Valkyrie Cain, have just two days to recapture him or the Baron's creature, the Grotesquery, may summon the Faceless Ones back to their world
Nine inches by Tom Perrotta( Recording )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 221 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The new collection from the New York Times bestselling author of The Leftovers and Little Children, featuring stories focusing on Perrotta's familiar suburban nuclear families
Dance, dance, dance by Haruki Murakami( )

11 editions published between 2007 and 2017 in English and held by 218 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

All things considered, I'm the most ordinary guy you could hope to find. So why do these weird things keep happening to me? Weird? Well, ghostly signs in the night, unexplained murders, a psychic teenager who can get vibes from cars, a one-armed, surfing Vietnam vet poet and a Sheep-Man, for example. All centred around the Dolphin Hotel, once a small, but profoundly idiosyncratic establishment, now transformed into a glistening symbol of economic success. But there's a secret lurking behind its gleaming facade. Dance, dance, dance is a supernatural thriller, a detective novel and a love story, as unique as its extraordinary characters
The wind-up bird chronicle by Haruki Murakami( )

13 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and held by 216 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While searching for his missing wife, Japanese lawyer Toru Okada has strange experiences and meets strange characters. A woman wants phone sex, a man describes wartime torture, he finds himself at the bottom of a well. Part detective story, part philosophical meditation
The American future by Simon Schama( Recording )

8 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 215 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on Schama's BBC series, the historian examines America's past in order to better understand its current political landscape.--
The amazing world of Gumball and friends( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gumball's world is pretty run-of-the-mill. He's chased around school by a T-Rex. He has a friend named Anton who's a piece of toast. He's got a crush on Penny, a peanut with antlers. His dad is a 6'4 inch bunny. His mom works at a Rainbow Factory. And his brother is a goldfish named Darwin. Yup, everything looks perfectly normal here
The Faceless Ones by Derek Landy( )

7 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 189 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fourteen-year-old Valkyrie and the skeleton mage, Skulduggery Pleasant, try to foil a plot set in motion fifty years before to find and open the gate that will allow the Faceless Ones to return to this reality
A wild sheep chase by Haruki Murakami( Recording )

14 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and held by 169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this hybrid of mythology and mystery, a twenty-something advertising executive receives a postcard from a friend, and casually appropriates the image for an insurance company's advertisement. What he doesn't realize is that included in the pastoral scene is a mutant sheep with a star on its back, and in using this photo he has unwittingly captured the attention of a man in black who offers a menacing ultimatum: find the sheep or face dire consequences. This catapults him into a surreal and elaborate quest to find the mythical sheep in the remote and snowy mountains of northern Japan
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English (152)

Skulduggery PleasantThose in perilThe roadPS, I love youIf you could see me nowPlaying with fireDance, dance, danceThe wind-up bird chronicle