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Adamson, Rick

Works: 252 works in 683 publications in 1 language and 10,725 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Children's audiobooks  Biographies  Thrillers (Fiction)  Domestic fiction  Psychological fiction  Self-help publications  Popular works  Action and adventure fiction 
Roles: Narrator, Performer, Author
Classifications: PZ7.K8352, 813.54
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about Rick Adamson
Most widely held works by Rick Adamson
One good dog : [a novel] by Susan Wilson( Recording )

18 editions published between 2010 and 2016 in English and held by 602 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Circumstances bring a stray dog and an ex-businessman together
The view from Saturday by E. L Konigsburg( Recording )

6 editions published between 1997 and 2004 in English and held by 546 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four students, with their own individual stories, develop a special bond and attract the attention of their teacher, a paraplegic, who chooses them to represent their sixth-grade class in the Academic Bowl competition
The United States of Trump : how the president really sees America by Bill O'Reilly( Recording )

6 editions published in 2019 in English and held by 472 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Draws on exclusive interview materials and deep research in an insider's portrait of the ... president that includes previously undisclosed details about Trump's childhood, family life and career"--Publisher
Fast food nation : [the dark side of the all-American meal] by Eric Schlosser( Recording )

15 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in English and held by 384 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A journalist explores the homogenization of American culture and the impact of the fast food industry on modern-day health, economy, politics, popular culture, entertainment, and food production
The experts' guide to 100 things everyone should know how to do by Samantha Ettus( Recording )

12 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in English and held by 347 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The simplest things are the hardest to master. From brewing your morning cup of coffee and reading the newspaper to apologizing or remembering names, it the small stuff that makes up day-to-day life
The dog who saved me : a novel by Susan Wilson( Recording )

6 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 306 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Former Boston K-9 unit policeman turned animal control officer in bucolic Harmony Farms is up against rescuing a gun shy and wounded dog gone feral, and proving that his low-life older brother is back in the drug business. Fighting his shattering grief at the death of his K-9 partner killed in the line of duty, and a staggering loss of confidence from physical and psychic wounds of his own, Cooper Harrison is back where he started, where Cooper must learn to forgive and, only then, heal
Two good dogs : a novel by Susan Wilson( Recording )

5 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 300 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A worried mom takes her daughter to a new town to get a fresh start by opening a bed & breakfast, where the daughter bonds with a rescued pit bull who helps mother, daughter and his owner recover from trust issues to build a family together
A friend of the family : [a novel] by Lauren Grodstein( Recording )

12 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 280 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After his best friend's daughter, Laura, sets her sights on his son, Alec, Pete Dizinoff sees his plans for a perfect son not just unraveling but being destroyed completely and sets out to derail the romance
In a heartbeat : sharing the power of cheerful giving by Leigh Anne Tuohy( Recording )

6 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 275 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Leigh Anne and Sean Tuohy, the family who adopted football star Michael Oher as depicted in the Oscar-nominated movie 'The blind side', retell their amazing story in their own words. Including anecdotes from their childhoods, the Tuohy's offer a message of hope, charity, and kindness
If the dinosaurs came back by Bernard Most( Visual )

7 editions published between 1978 and 2015 in English and held by 241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"High quality fare for readalong fans." –Booklist
Franklin D. Roosevelt : a political life by Robert Dallek( Recording )

8 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 226 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of Roosevelt focusing on his career as an incomparable politician, uniter, and dealmaker. Takes a fresh look at the many compelling questions that have attracted all his biographers such as how did a man who came from so privileged a background become the greatest presidential champion of the country's needy? How did someone who never won recognition for his intellect foster revolutionary changes in the country's economic and social institutions? How did Roosevelt work make such a profound change in the country's foreign relations?
The way we eat : [why our food choices matter] by Peter Singer( )

15 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

More people than ever before are paying attention to the food they buy and eat: where it comes from, how it's produced, and whether or not it was raised humanely. Singer and Mason examine the diets of three typical families to explore the impact our food choices have on the future of life on earth. They also identify six empowering ethical principles that conscientious consumers should consider when shopping for groceries or eating out. Speaking to the mainstream, their advice reflects this principle: "You can be ethical without being fanatical." A thought-provoking look at how what we eat profoundly effects all living things and the environment--and how we can make healthful, more humane food choices
Emma's pet by David McPhail( Recording )

3 editions published between 1988 and 2005 in English and held by 183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Emma's search for a soft, cuddly pet has a surprising ending
Game changers : what leaders, innovators, and mavericks do to win at life by Dave Asprey( Recording )

11 editions published in 2018 in English and held by 177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The "Bulletproof Radio" podcaster outlines proven techniques for promoting personal happiness, health, and success in accordance with the examples of today's game changers, from David Perlmutter to Arianna Huffington
Why we buy : the science of shopping by Paco Underhill( Recording )

11 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in English and held by 171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This report on our ever-evolving consumer culture explains why we do what we do, notice what we notice, ignore what we ignore, and buy what we buy. Amusing and instructive, it will change forever the way you look at stores and at yourself. Based on hard data gleaned from thousands of hours of field research
Epic : stories of survival from the world's highest peaks by Maurice Herzog( )

17 editions published between 1999 and 2019 in English and held by 163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Epic, a mountaineering term that evokes a sense of treacherous disaster. The climb that went wrong: fighting blinding snowstorms and horrific avalanches; days spent tentbound running low on food, water and oxygen; surviving broken bones and shattered spirits. With writing from Greg Child, David Roberts, Stephen Venables, Alfred Lansing and others, "Epic" is a collection of the most memorable accounts of legend-making expeditions to the world's most famous peaks, often in the worst possible conditions. Epic is an adventure audiobook at its most compelling!
Rough water : stories of survival from the sea by Patrick O'Brian( Recording )

10 editions published between 1999 and 2020 in English and held by 162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hear the stories of men and women battling the elements, and sometimes each other, to stay alive, confronting savage storms, rogue waves, icebergs, sharks, starvation and their own fear and suffering. From Sebastian Junger?s The Whale Hunter to Herman Wouk?s The Caine Mutiny to Lawrence Beesley?s The Loss of The S.S. Titanic, Rough Water is a unique collection of the finest writing on why men and women go to sea, and what they find there. Rough Water is an adventure audio book at its most compelling!
Kids are Americans too by Bill O'Reilly( Recording )

9 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Counsels adolescents and their loved ones on juvenile legal protections, discussing such topics as how to respect and safeguard constitutional rights and surveying modern court cases that are redefining children's lives
A man of his own : a novel by Susan Wilson( Recording )

9 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rick Stanton was once a promising professional baseball player with a bright future ahead of him, but World War II changed everything. Rick returns home with his body permanently broken and his dreams shattered, but it was not just body and spirit he sacrificed for the war. He and his devoted wife Francesca volunteered their beloved dog Pax for the Army's K9 Corp, not knowing if they'd ever see him again
Keep the lights burning, Abbie by Peter Roop( Recording )

8 editions published between 1989 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A retelling of the true tale of young Abbie Burgess who, in 1856, kept a Maine lighthouse in operation during a brutal winter storm
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Audience level: 0.26 (from 0.19 for Adamson, R ... to 1.00 for Adamson, R ...)

The view from Saturday
Fast food nation : [the dark side of the all-American meal]If the dinosaurs came backWhy we buy : the science of shoppingEpic : stories of survival from the world's highest peaksRough water : stories of survival from the sea
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English (192)