Novo, Nancho 1958-
Most widely held works by Nancho Novo
Los amantes del Círculo Polar Lovers of the Arctic Circle ( Visual )
15 editions published between 1998 and 2007 in Spanish and held by 478 libraries worldwide
After a chance meeting as eight-year-olds, Ana and Otto come to live under the same roof when Ana's mother and Otto's father marry. As the two grow older, they begin to discover an attraction for each other, delving deeper and deeper into a forbidden love. Destiny tears the family apart, but years later they are given one last chance to be reunited.
The red squirrel La ardilla roja ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1993 and 2006 in Spanish and held by 146 libraries worldwide
Jota, a troubled former pop star is the sole witness to the crash of a motorcycle ridden by a young woman. After learning of the woman's amnesia Jota pretends to be her lover, naming her Lisa and creating a fictitious life for her. Then the two take a vacation to the Red Squirrel campsite. But there may be more to Lisa than meets the eye...
Tierra ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in Spanish and held by 117 libraries worldwide
"Called to fumigate the land after a plague of woodlice imparts a distinctive, earthy taste to the wine, Angel tries vainly to keep body and soul together even as he falls in love with demure, unhappily married Angela and in lust with the highly sexed Mari: women reflective of his own split personality. Is he insane-- or is he really connected to the cosmos?"--Container.
Los amantes del Círculo Polar ( Visual )
18 editions published between 1998 and 2006 in Spanish and Undetermined and held by 64 libraries worldwide
Two lovers are about to embark on an erotic odyssey that will take them to the ends of the earth. A story of love and sexual awakening so powerful it will alter their course forever.
La búsqueda ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in Spanish and held by 59 libraries worldwide
Dos hermanos nacidos y abandonados por su padre cuando eran niños, se reencuentran después de seis años en Madrid. Será entonces cuando decidan cumplir la promesa que se hicieron durante la infancia de buscar a su padre. Sin embargo esta búsqueda los llevará por un camino lleno de tentación y engaños donde la pasión será más fuerte que los lazos familiares.
La ardilla roja ( Visual )
13 editions published between 1993 and 2009 in Spanish and held by 53 libraries worldwide
Jota, a troubled former pop star is the sole witness to the crash of a motorcycle ridden by a young woman. After learning of the woman's amnesia Jota pretends to be her lover, naming her Lisa and creating a fictitious life for her. When "Lisa" has recovered physically, Jota takes her on vacation to a campground called "The Red Squirrel."
Más que amor, frenesi Not love, just frenzy ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in Spanish and held by 52 libraries worldwide
A group of 20-something friends gets tangled up in a maze of wild sex, drugs and gunfights as they encounter outrageous characters in the wild Euro club scene.
Dile a Laura que la quiero ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in Spanish and held by 48 libraries worldwide
The relationsip between Jorge and Laura as a married couple works perfectly well till she finds him with another woman. Then Laura leaves the flat they share and goes to live with a girlfriend.
Escrito en el destino ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in Spanish and held by 41 libraries worldwide
"Una historia conmovedora llena de fé, fidelidad y romance, en la que Daniel un joven doctor, involucrado en política y comprometido para casarse, es arrestado. Su novia Marisa, una hermosa mujer, hará hasta lo imposible para lograr su libertad, sin saber que el control de sus destinos está en manos de Herbal, un guardia de prisión, que debido a un turbio secreto, los vigila constantemente"--Container.
Pudor ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in Spanish and held by 34 libraries worldwide
"Una familia, sus secretos y la necesidad de encontrar un propósito en sus vidas protagonizan este intrigante drama. Un jovencito accidentalmente ocasiona la muerte de un familiar; una adolescente está perdida en su mundo y su sexualidad; una madre que se siente abandonada y se refugia en una cadena de mensajes eróticos; un padre con problemas de salud se acerca a su secretaria en busca de apoyo y el abuelo vive atormentado por fantasmas vivientes. El amor y un accidente los hará reconectarse y descubrir que unidos pueden enfrentar más fácilmente sus problemas personales y encontrar la felicidad"--Container.
Hazlo por mi Do it for me ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in Spanish and held by 31 libraries worldwide
Trapped in a stale marriage, rich businessman Andres becomes intoxicated by the cool and steely-eyed Isabel, who takes him on a wild ride unlike anything he has ever experienced before.
Sabor latino Latin flavor ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1996 and 2003 in Spanish and held by 17 libraries worldwide
En Centroamérica el capitán del ejército español Marcos Andrade vive un intenso romance con Norma, una atractiva ex-líder de la guerrilla. El regresa a España y Norma acepta viajar a Madrid en una misión de seguridad de las Naciones Unidas, pero su verdadera motivación es reencontrarse con Marcos. Juntos de nuevo deben ocultar su amor, ya que Marcos está comprometido con la hija de un influyente general del que depende su futuro.
El solateras : una novela guarromántica by Nancho Novo ( Book )
3 editions published in 2005 in Spanish and held by 12 libraries worldwide
Astronautas ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in Spanish and held by 11 libraries worldwide
Story of the rehabilitation process of a former drug addict, Daniel. As he struggles to escape drug addiciton, he meets a 15-year old girl with whom he falls in love.
Los amantes del circulo polar = Les amants du cercle polaire by Julio Medem ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in Spanish and held by 9 libraries worldwide
Tierra ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in German and Spanish and held by 7 libraries worldwide
Angel is called in to fumigate the land after a plague of woodlice imparts distinctive, earthy taste to the wine. He falls in love with the married Angela while lusting after Mari, women reflective of his own split personality.
Tierra del Fuego La conquista de un territorio sin dios ni ley ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2000 in Spanish and held by 6 libraries worldwide
Julius Popper, a mid-19th century Rumanian explorer, travels to Patagonia in search of gold.
Finisterre ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2002 in Spanish and held by 6 libraries worldwide
Set in the rugged coastline of Galicia, Madrid, and Lisbon, the film mixes the theme of its location (the end of the world in Roman times) with its characters from dysfunctional family coming to their end. Berto and Mario are brothers born on the Costa de la Muerte (Costa da Morte) in Galicia where their hippy parents moved to in the 1960s. While Mario was still a child, their parents mysteriously abandoned the children.
Amor, curiosidad, Prozak y dudas ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2001 in Spanish and held by 6 libraries worldwide
Three sisters reflect on the choices they made in life and the constraints inherent in each of their specific lifestyles'.
Mas que amor frenesi ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1996 and 2004 in Spanish and held by 5 libraries worldwide
A suspense filled drama about individuals involved in sex crimes and murder.
Action and adventure films Adultery Alienation (Social psychology) Amnesia Beauty operators Bigamy Brothers Central America Civil War (Spain : 1936-1939) Comedy films Drama Drug addicts Dysfunctional families Extended families Family secrets Fathers and sons Feature films Feature films Film adaptations First loves Foreign films Friendship in children Guerrillas History Illegal aliens Lesbian teenagers Love Love stories Man-woman relationships Marriage Married people Melodrama Midlife crisis Motion pictures Motion pictures, Spanish Nightclubs Promises Prostitutes Prostitution Single mothers Spain Spain--Barcelona Spain--Madrid Spanish literature Triangles (Interpersonal relations) Urruzola, María,--1954- Uruguay Uruguayans Video recordings--for the hearing impaired Young adults
Novo Cid-Fuentes, Venancio 1958-
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