WorldCat Identities

Platt, Janice

Overview
Works: 23 works in 43 publications in 1 language and 558 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Juvenile works  Film adaptations  Fiction  Film and video adaptations 
Roles: Originator
Classifications: D743.23, 791.457
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Janice Platt
Miracle at Moreaux ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1985 and 1997 in English and held by 377 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
During World War II, three Jewish children fleeing Nazi-occupied France find refuge in a Catholic school run by Sister Gabrielle, who with her students devises a dangerous plan to help the children reach the border--and freedom
The olden days coat ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1981 and 2011 in English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A 10-year-old girl goes to her grandmother's house for Christmas and discovers and old coat in a closet that sends her back in time. Includes bonus CD: Christmas in the Old Country
Holiday 4-film collector's set ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Four heartwarming tales that will fill you with nostalgia. Relive your favorite Christmas memories from trips to Grandma's house, to performing in holiday concerts
John Cat by W. P Kinsella ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1980 and 1996 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
John Cat is an Indian, older and disillusioned, who is rescued from a barroom brawl by two young Indians. Ironically, he later prevents his rescuers from helping an injured youngster, telling them not to get involved
The Trumpeter by Thomas Raddall ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1980 and 1996 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fiction. Ce film est tiré d'une série consacrée à des adaptations cinématographiques de nouvelles canadiennes-anglaises connues. Adaptation d'une nouvelle de Thomas H. Raddall. En 1789, en Nouvelle-Écosse, une jeune femme nommée Thankful Rogers rêve d'avoir un mari qui va l'aider à s'occuper de sa ferme. Elle opère aussi un traversier sur une petite rivière. Elle apprend que le duc de Kent et son entourage sont en route pour utiliser le traversier. Cette nouvelle lui donne l'espoir de trouver un mari. Avec Diana Fajrajsl, Ron Lea, David Conner
Mortimer Griffin and Shalinsky by Mordecai Richler ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1980 and 1996 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Shalinsky, an eccentric Jewish intellectual, believes that Mortimer, a college lecturer, is secretly a Jew who has changed his name. Shalinsky's harassment of Mortimer leads to a surprisingly amusing conclusion
Holiday collector's set ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
What I did for love: It's one catastrophe after another when a blundering L.A. lawyer finally meets his fiancée's rural family
All the years by Morley Callaghan ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1980 and 1996 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This is the story of Al, a 19-year-old who comes to recognize the special bond that exists between he and his mother, even though Al has repeatedly been a cause of grief to her
I know a secret ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tells the story of a young girl who believes that she was exchanged at birth for the daughter of a local peddler
Caroline ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When Caroline goes to live with her Indian grandparents, she finds that her grandfather refuses to acknowledge her because her mother married a white man, Caroline's understanding and persistence helps her grandfather heal a big hurt
The Sight by Brian Moore ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1980 and 1987 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A rich and arrogant lawyer gradually becomes a pathetic figure when he comes to believe that his elderly houskeeper has supernatural powers that will allow her to predict the date of his death
The Painted door ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A gripping drama about love, infidelity, tragedy and regret. During a blizzard on the Prairies, Anne stays alone in the farmhouse while her husband John goes to aid his father. Their neighbour, Stephen comes to help Anne and spends the night when John does not return
The Cap by Morley Callaghan ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
During autograph day at a Montreal Expos baseball game, young Steve meets his idol who, incredibly, gives him a baseball cap. Steve loses the cap and later sees the son of a wealthy business man wearing it. When Steve and his unemployed father go to claim the cap, the scene between the two sons and the two fathers is emotional and dramatic
A Good tree by David Walker ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Ignoring their father's warnings, three youngsters cut a Christmas tree from a neighbor's property. Later, overcome by guilt they take some of their prize presents to the neighbor who turns out to be an intriguing storyteller rather than a mean recluse
Miracle at Moreaux by Loretta Switt ( Book )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
During World War II, three Jewish children fleeing Nazi-occupied France find refuge in a Catholic school run by Sister Gabrielle, who with her students devises a dangerous plan to help the children reach the border--and freedom
A Sick call by Morley Callaghan ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
This is the story of a priest who uses cunning and manipulation in order to take a confession from a dying woman, violating the vehement wishes of her husband. In reflection, he confronts self-doubt and guilt over the incident, feeling like he has violated his own moral principles
To set our house in order by Margaret Laurence ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Set in Manitoba in 1935, this dramatization deals with the timeless conflict of values revealed in the relationship of a lonely girl and her matriarchal grandmother
Cages by Guy Vanderhaeghe ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
This story dramatizes a family in conflict. A father who despises his job as a miner hopes for a better life for his sons. Billy, the younger, understands his father's aspirations, whereas Gene mocks his father and brother, and turns to drinking and delinquency
R.W. (real world) ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1982 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
A family discovers the need for honest communication
How-to manual on conducting a skills inventory : a guide for developing and implementing a skills inventory process by Reginald T Ellis ( Book )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
 
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English (40)