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Kraus, Nicola

Overview
Works: 50 works in 393 publications in 23 languages and 20,326 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Satire  Humorous fiction  Chick lit  Domestic fiction  Drama  Comedy films  Political fiction  Film adaptations  Juvenile works 
Roles: Author, Bibliographic antecedent, Narrator
Classifications: PS3613.C575, 813.6
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Nicola Kraus
Publications by Nicola Kraus
Most widely held works about Nicola Kraus
 
Most widely held works by Nicola Kraus
The nanny diaries : a novel by Emma McLaughlin( Book )
118 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in 22 languages and held by 4,698 libraries worldwide
A graduate from New York University takes a position caring for the only son of a weathly Manhattan family. She rapidly learns the work and time involved to ensure that the Park Avenue wife doesn't work, cook, clean or raise her own child. A satirical and comical look at the upper class of Manhattan
Nanny returns : a novel by Emma McLaughlin( Book )
29 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 2,392 libraries worldwide
Twelve years after the fateful night she was fired, Nan is back in New York with her husband, HH. Finally settling in to build a permanent home and get her consulting business off the ground, Nan is taken unaware by HH's sudden desire to start a family - and her surprisingly strong resistance to the idea. Set in the aftermath of the global credit crunch, Nanny Returns explores the humour and heartbreak of a community who chose money over love
Dedication : a novel by Emma McLaughlin( Book )
34 editions published between 1984 and 2010 in 6 languages and held by 2,044 libraries worldwide
Thirteen years after the love of her life abruptly leaves town hours before the senior prom only to become the world's biggest recording star, twenty-nine-year-old Kate Hollis decides to resolve her lingering resentments by confronting him during a home visit
The nanny diaries by Nicola Kraus( visu )
31 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,688 libraries worldwide
Annie is a young girl from a working-class neighborhood who suddenly finds herself working as a nanny for a wealthy family in Manhattan's Upper East Side. Between catering to the every whim of her employers and their precocious son and falling in love with their gorgeous neighbor, Annie tries to figure out what she wants to do with her life
The nanny diaries by Emma McLaughlin( Sound Recording )
36 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in English and held by 1,393 libraries worldwide
A peek into the often-strange world of child rearing among Manhattan's Park Avenue elite: The aptly-named Nan struggles daily to cope with the unpredictable demands of Mrs. X, super-rich housewife with little else to do except to spend her adulterous husband's million-dollar salary on herself, raise the X's grossly-overscheduled 4-year-old son Grayer, and try to retain her own sanity
Between you and me : a novel by Emma McLaughlin( Book )
7 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and held by 1,194 libraries worldwide
Twenty-seven-year-old Logan Wade has built a life for herself in New York City, far from her unhappy childhood in Oklahoma. But when she gets the call that her famous cousin needs a new assistant, it's an offer she can't refuse. Yet the joy at their reunion is overshadowed by the toxic dynamic between Kelsey and her controlling parents. As Kelsey grasps desperately at a "real" life, Logan risks everything to try and give her cousin the one thing she has never known--happiness
How to be a grown-up : a novel by Emma McLaughlin( Book )
8 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and Czech and held by 1,150 libraries worldwide
Rory McGovern is entering the ostensible prime of her life when her husband, Blake, loses his dream job and announces he feels like "taking a break" from being a husband and father. Without warning Rory is single-parenting two kids, juggling their science projects, flu season, and pajama days, while coming to terms with her disintegrating marriage. And without Blake, her only hope is to accept a full-time position working for two full-time twenty-somethings. Can Rory learn to decipher her bosses' texts that read like license plates? And is there any hope of saving her marriage?
The first affair : a novel by Emma McLaughlin( Book )
10 editions published between 2013 and 2015 in English and Polish and held by 1,019 libraries worldwide
Jamie McAlister has resigned herself to the fact that in this job market, her painfully expensive degree might only get her a position at Starbucks, when she suddenly lands a prestigious internship at the White House. Although she doesn't hit it off with the other interns, lockjaws who come from so much money that ten weeks without a paycheck doesn't faze them, she is eager to work hard and make the best of the opportunity while it lasts. An unexpected encounter late one evening with the charismatic President Gregory Rutland seems like just a fleeting flirtation, but when he orchestrates clandestine meetings and late-night phone calls, their relationship quickly escalates. Jamie knows what she is doing is wrong: he s married, he has kids, he's the President. Yet each time she tries to extricate herself, Greg pulls her back in
The real real : a novel by Emma McLaughlin( Book )
11 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 740 libraries worldwide
When Hampton High senior Jesse is cast in a reality television show along with five other, more popular students, drama on and off screen reveals that what the audience and producers want is not the same as what Jesse wants
Over you by Emma McLaughlin( Book )
2 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 517 libraries worldwide
"When seventeen-year-old Max got her heart broken, she made it her mission to help other girls get over being dumped, but did she ever really get over her own heartbreak?"--Provided by publisher
Nanny returns : a novel by Emma McLaughlin( Sound Recording )
9 editions published between 2009 and 2016 in English and held by 514 libraries worldwide
In the sequel to Nanny Diaries, Nan returns to New York after 10 years abroad and is approached by a drunken, 16-year-old Grayer X, who describes his parents' brutal divorce and prompts her re-entry into child care for the elite
Citizen girl by Emma McLaughlin( file )
7 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 441 libraries worldwide
Fresh out of college, 24-year-old Girl is ready to jump into the work force. When she finds the job of her dreams, she leaps at the chance to make big money. But she's having a hard time figuring out just what her job is
Dedication : a novel by Emma McLaughlin( Sound Recording )
15 editions published between 2007 and 2015 in English and Multiple languages and held by 398 libraries worldwide
Thirteen years after the love of her life abruptly leaves town hours before the senior prom only to become the world's biggest recording star, twenty-nine-year-old Kate Hollis decides to resolve her lingering resentments by confronting him during a home visit
So close : a novel by Emma McLaughlin( Book )
1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 375 libraries worldwide
"Amanda Beth Luker has spent her whole life desperately looking for someone who can show her the way out of her trailer park Florida town. And then, finally, help arrives in the form of Tom Davis, a successful lawyer with political aspirations who grew up just a few towns over from Amanda. But it's his wife Lindsay who really captures Amanda's imagination. Strong, smart, and determined, she gives Amanda something she's never had: a role model."--Amazon.com
Between you and me : a novel by Emma McLaughlin( Sound Recording )
7 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 329 libraries worldwide
Twenty-seven-year-old Logan Wade has built a life for herself in New York City, far from her unhappy childhood in Oklahoma. But when she gets the call that her famous cousin needs a new assistant, it's an offer she can't refuse. Logan hasn't seen Kelsey since they were separated as kids; in the meantime, Kelsey Wade has become one of Fortune Magazine's most powerful celebrities and carrion for the paparazzi. But the joy at their reunion is overshadowed by the toxic dynamic between Kelsey and her controlling parents. As Kelsey grasps desperately at a "real" life, Logan risks everything to try and give her cousin the one thing she has never known--happiness. As Kelsey unravels in the most horribly public way Logan finds that she will ultimately have to choose between saving her cousin and saving herself
Citizen girl : [a novel] by Emma McLaughlin( Sound Recording )
5 editions published in 2004 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 246 libraries worldwide
"Working in a world where a college degree qualifies her to make photocopies and color-coordinate file folders, twenty-four year old Girl is struggling to keep up with the essential trinity of food, shelter, and student loans. So when she finally lands the job of her dreams she ignores her misgivings and concentrates on getting the job done-- whatever that may be"--Container
How to be a grown-up : a novel by Emma McLaughlin( Sound Recording )
7 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 206 libraries worldwide
Rory McGovern is entering the ostensible prime of her life when her husband, Blake, loses his dream job and announces he feels like 'taking a break.' Rory was already spread thin and now she is single-parenting two kids. Her only hope is to accept a full-time position working for two full-time twenty-somethings
So close by Emma McLaughlin( Sound Recording )
6 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 177 libraries worldwide
Amanda Beth has spent her whole life desperately seeking a way out of her Florida trailer park home. Help arrives when a successful lawyer and his wife take an interest in Amanda, giving her something she's never had before-- a role model
The first affair : a novel by Emma McLaughlin( Sound Recording )
3 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 168 libraries worldwide
Young White House intern Jamie McAllister is drawn into an affair with President Gregory Rutland and soon finds herself, and everyone she cares about, facing calculated public destruction at the hands of Greg's political enemies, and--perhaps no matter how much he cares about her--at the hands of Greg himself
Citizen girl : a novel by Emma McLaughlin( Book )
3 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 116 libraries worldwide
An idealistic young woman enters the business world after college and struggles to earn her dream job in spite of a host of catty co-workers who refuse to acknowledge her talents or ambition
 
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Alternative Names
N KRAUS
Nicola Kraus American writer
Nicola Kraus Amerikaans romanschrijfster
Nicola Kraus écrivaine américaine
Nicola Kraus escritora estadounidense
نيكولا كراوس كاتب أمريكي
크라우스, 니콜라
クラウス, ニコラ
Languages
English (249)
Polish (20)
French (13)
German (12)
Spanish (10)
Chinese (6)
Dutch (6)
Swedish (5)
Indonesian (3)
Czech (3)
Croatian (3)
Danish (3)
Vietnamese (3)
Japanese (2)
Portuguese (2)
Italian (2)
Hebrew (2)
Finnish (2)
Korean (1)
Macedonian (1)
Multiple languages (1)
Russian (1)
Catalan (1)
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