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Guidall, George

Overview
Works: 1,826 works in 7,525 publications in 1 language and 350,824 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Detective and mystery fiction  Political fiction  History  Biography  Thrillers (Fiction)  Personal narratives‡vJewish  Medical fiction  Domestic fiction  Psychological fiction 
Roles: Narrator, Performer, Author, Actor, Singer, Illustrator
Classifications: PS3552.R354, 813.54
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Publications about George Guidall
Publications by George Guidall
Most widely held works by George Guidall
Night by Elie Wiesel( Sound Recording )
27 editions published between 1999 and 2015 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 2,551 libraries worldwide
Night offers a personal and unforgettable account of the appalling horrors of Hitler's reign of terror. Through the eyes of 14-year-old Eliezer, we behold the tragic fate of the Jews from the little town of Sighet. Even as they are stuffed into cattle cars bound for Auschwitz, the townspeople refuse to believe rumors of anti-Semitic atrocities. Not until they are marched toward the blazing crematory at the camp's "reception center" does the terrible truth sink in
The cat who dropped a bombshell by Lilian Jackson Braun( Sound Recording )
28 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in English and held by 2,248 libraries worldwide
While the residents of Pickax eagerly await a festival celebrating the 150th anniversary of the town's founding, newspaper columnist James Qwilleran must entertain Harvey Ledfield, an aspiring architect. Strange occurrences seem to follow Harvey around. Koko, the Siamese cat, leaps on his head, a knitter predicts murder, and a woman comes from California to leave a message for Qwill. It's up to Koko to help Qwill piece the clues together
The cat who had 60 whiskers by Lilian Jackson Braun( Sound Recording )
21 editions published between 2007 and 2017 in English and held by 2,096 libraries worldwide
With his companion Polly in Paris, Qwill keeps himself occupied by writing an absurdist play called "The Cat Who Got Elected Dog Catcher." Meanwhile, things are spicing up in Pickax. Huge inheritances from old families are suddenly and mysteriously pouring in to town, but nobody is quite sure why. Except Koko, that is--and she's not telling. Then things get really interesting when one resident drops dead from an apparent bee sting. Can Qwill and his cats get to the bottom of things?
Mayflower : a story of courage, community, and war by Nathaniel Philbrick( Sound Recording )
18 editions published between 2006 and 2015 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 2,077 libraries worldwide
When English Separatists flee to Holland, Dutch urban life corrupts their children and weakens their families. Convinced that God is leading them to the New World, these devout Pilgrims bravely cross the Atlantic. But after violent storms carry them far north of Hudson's River, they fight icy New England winds to build crude shelters. When half die of starvation and cold that winter, the weakened survivors have little hope of facing the specter of Indian attack
The cat who went bananas by Lilian Jackson Braun( Sound Recording )
18 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in English and held by 2,019 libraries worldwide
The people of Pickax are in a state of eager anticipation. The Pirate's Chest, the long-awaited new bookstore, is finally set to open, and the Theatre Club is preparing to perform Oscar Wilde's The Importance of Being Earnest. However, the play is brought to an abrupt halt as a cast member is killed in a car accident. But was it really an accident? As suspicions rise, Qwill and his sleuthing Siamese cats have their work cut out for them.--
The cat who talked turkey by Lilian Jackson Braun( Sound Recording )
20 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in English and held by 1,953 libraries worldwide
What Pickax, the town "400 miles north of everywhere," needs is a new bookstore. But just as Pickax prepares to celebrate the ground breaking for a new one, a body is discovered in a nearby wooded arie. Turning their attention from books to clues, Qwill, Koko, and Yum Yum set off on a hunt that will entertain.--
Foreign body by Robin Cook( Sound Recording )
18 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 1,902 libraries worldwide
During a study break, UCLA medical student Jennifer Hernandez is shocked to learn that her grandmother died during surgery in New Delhi. Desperate to find out why, she uncovers several other unexplained deaths
Crisis by Robin Cook( Sound Recording )
16 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and held by 1,815 libraries worldwide
After years spent paying his dues, talented physician Craig Bowman enjoys a successful practice providing "concierge" medicine for patrons wealthy enough to afford this exclusive service. But when a hypocondriac patient dies and a malpractice suit is launched, the good doctor's life is sent into a tailspin. New York medical examiner Jack Stapleton suggests the body be exhumed, and then things get really interesting. Startling evidence comes to light--and there are those who will stop at nothing to keep this information buried
Kill shot by Vince Flynn( Sound Recording )
32 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 1,767 libraries worldwide
This political thriller that follows the young Mitch Rapp on a deadly mission to hunt down the men responsible for the Pan Am Lockerbie terrorist attack
Critical by Robin Cook( Sound Recording )
13 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 1,732 libraries worldwide
Successful doctor and entrepreneur Angela Dawson has a controlling stake in Angels Healthcare, the highly successful medical company she founded. But something unexpected and deeply troubling is happening at her three New York specialty hospitals--drug-resistant staph infections are on the rise, killing patients
Marker by Robin Cook( Sound Recording )
14 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in English and held by 1,728 libraries worldwide
New York City medical examiners Dr. Laurie Montgomery and Dr. Jack Stapleton confront a ballooning series of puzzling hospital deaths of young, healthy people after successful routine surgery. It seems impossible to determine why and how these patients are dying, yet Laurie comes to suspect that not only are the deaths related--they're intentional, suggesting the work of a remarkably clever healthcare serial killer
The cat who brought down the house by Lilian Jackson Braun( Sound Recording )
20 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in English and held by 1,649 libraries worldwide
Thelma Thackeray, a native of Moose County, has achieved fame and fortune in Hollywood. Now 82, she has returned to Pickax to have some fun before she dies. Purchasing the old opera house, Thelma reopens it as a film club. But when the premier event, the Kit Kat Revue, sets the stage for murder, Jim Qwilleran and his perceptive Siamese cats are ready to spring into action
Extreme measures by Vince Flynn( Sound Recording )
28 editions published between 2008 and 2015 in English and held by 1,642 libraries worldwide
Counterterrorism operative Mitch Rapp and his colleague Mike Nash may have met their match. The CIA had detected and intercepted two terrorist cells, but a third is feared to be on the loose. Led by a dangerous mastermind obsessed with becoming the leader of al-Qaeda, this determined and terrifying group is about to descend on America
The cat who smelled a rat by Lilian Jackson Braun( Sound Recording )
16 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in English and held by 1,632 libraries worldwide
After a long drought, the citizans of Pickax are worried about wildfires. Their fears are soon realized. With a case of arson, the shooting of a volunteer fire-watcher and the murder of the president of the curling club, James Qwilleran and Co. are called in to sniff out the rat responsible
The shape shifter by Tony Hillerman( Sound Recording )
19 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,602 libraries worldwide
Retired from the Navajo Tribal Police, Lieutenant Joe Leaphorn is called upon once again to solve a crime. This time it's Joe's last case, a case that remains unsolved and continues to haunt him
Protect and defend by Vince Flynn( Sound Recording )
17 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 1,586 libraries worldwide
In the aftermath of an Israeli attack on Iranian nuclear facilities, CIA director Irene Kennedy and operative Mitch Kelly are dispatched to the Middle East to diffuse Iran's sworn retaliation against the United States
The cat who robbed a bank by Lilian Jackson Braun( Sound Recording )
16 editions published between 1999 and 2011 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 1,582 libraries worldwide
Mr. Delachamp, an estate jeweler from Chicago, has been holding court in Pickax's newly refurbished hotel. Impoverished local gentry are offering him heirlooms, while well-heeled citizens are purchasing baubles worth thousands. Qwill finds the jeweler's cash-only policy peculiar, and even more unsettling: Koko and Yum Yum have become strangely restless.--
Everyman by Philip Roth( Sound Recording )
14 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and held by 1,557 libraries worldwide
The hero of Everyman is obsessed with mortality. As he reminds himself at one point, "I'm thirty-four! Worry about oblivion when you're seventy-five." But he cannot help himself. He is the ex-husband in three marriages gone wrong. He is the father of two sons who detest him, despite a daughter who adores him. And as his health worsens, he is the envious brother of a much fitter man
The gunslinger by Stephen King( Sound Recording )
22 editions published between 1982 and 2017 in English and held by 1,553 libraries worldwide
The first book of Stephen King's series introduces the haunting figure, Roland of Gilead, the last gunslinger
The sinister pig by Tony Hillerman( Sound Recording )
18 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and held by 1,551 libraries worldwide
The victim, well dressed but stripped of identification, is found at the edge of the vast Jicarilla Apache natural gas field just inside the jurisdiction of the Navajo Tribal Police, presenting Sergeant Jim Chee with a complex puzzle. Why did the Washington office of the FBI snatch custody of this case from its local agents, cover it with secrecy, and call it a hunting accident? What was the victim seeking among the maze of pipelines and pumping stations in America's largest gas field?
 
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Alternative Names
George Guidall Amerikaans acteur
Джордж Гуидалл
喬治·圭德爾
Languages
English (391)
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