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Who Is Killing the Great Chefs of Europe?

Who Is Killing the Great Chefs of Europe? is a 1978 German American French Italian black comedy movie directed by Ted Kotcheff and was based on the 1976 novel by Nan and Ivan Lyons. It stars George Segal, Jacqueline Bisset, Robert Morley, Jean-Pi ...

                                               

Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory

Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory is a 1971 American musical fantasy movie directed by Mel Stuart. It stars Gene Wilder as Willy Wonka and Jack Albertson as Grandpa Joe. It is a movie version of the 1964 novel Charlie and the Chocolate Factory ...

                                               

Winnie the Pooh (2011 movie)

Winnie the Pooh is a 2011 American animated musical movie produced by Walt Disney Animation Studios and distributed by Walt Disney Pictures. It is the 52nd movie in the Walt Disney Animated Classics series. It is based on the A. A. Milne stories ...

                                               

The Witches (2020 movie)

Roald Dahls The Witches is a 2020 dark fantasy comedy movie directed by Robert Zemeckis and written by Zemeckis, Kenya Barris, and Guillermo del Toro. It is based on the 1983 novel of the same name by Roald Dahl and is the second feature-length a ...

                                               

The Wizard of Oz

The Wizard of Oz is an American musical movie. It was produced by MGM and released by RKO in 1939. The movie is based on the childrens book The Wonderful Wizard of Oz by L. Frank Baum. This book was first published in May 1900. The book and movie ...

                                               

The World According to Garp (movie)

The World According to Garp is 1982 American comedy drama movie directed by George Roy Hill, based on the novel of the same title by John Irving, who co-wrote the script with Steve Tesich. The movie starred Robin Williams, Glenn Close, and John L ...

                                               

A Wrinkle in Time (2018 movie)

A Wrinkle in Time is a 2018 American science fantasy adventure movie directed by Ava DuVernay. The screenplay was written by Jennifer Lee and is based on the 1962 novel of the same name by Madeleine LEngle. The movie stars Oprah Winfrey, Reese Wi ...

                                               

Written on the Wind

Written on the Wind is a 1956 romantic drama movie. It stars Rock Hudson, Lauren Bacall, Robert Stack, and Dorothy Malone. Douglas Sirk directed. The movie is based on Robert Wilders 1945 novel of the same name. The book is a thinly disguised acc ...

                                               

The Year of Living Dangerously (movie)

The Year of Living Dangerously is a 1982 Australian American romantic drama movie and was based on the novel of the same name by Christopher Koch. When journalist Guy Hamilton arrives in Jakarta, Indonesia, he has difficulty making contacts. He f ...

                                               

Youth in Revolt (movie)

Youth in Revolt is a 2009 American comedy movie based on C.D. Paynes novel and directed by Miguel Arteta. It was released on January 8, 2010 at the Deauville American Film Festival in September 2009. The movie received positive reviews with a 69% ...

                                               

Bartletts Familiar Quotations

Bartletts Familiar Quotations is an American reference book. It is a collection of quotations. The book was first printed in 1855. Its eighteenth edition was published in 2012. The quotations are listed by the name of the writer. That is differen ...

                                               

Compendium

A compendium is a collection of information on a particular topic. The amount of information is usually short but detailed. A compendium will often summarize a larger work, putting it into fewer words. It is usually not intended to be read from b ...

                                               

The Elements of Style

The Elements of Style is a American English how-to-do-it writing style guide. It lists brief guidelines for writing simple English. The book ran to many reprints. The original was composed by William Strunk Jr. in 1918, and was published by Harco ...

                                               

Flora

In botany, flora has two meanings. The first meaning refers to all plant life in an area or time period especially the naturally occurring or indigenous plant life. The corresponding term for animal life is fauna. The second meaning refers to a b ...

                                               

Grays Anatomy

Henry Grays Anatomy of the Human Body is an English-language human anatomy textbook. It was first called Grays Anatomy: Descriptive and Surgical in the United Kingdom in 1858, and in the United States in 1859. It was written for medical students ...

                                               

Newspaper

A newspaper is a publication printed on paper and issued regularly, usually once a day or once a week. It gives information and opinions about current events and news. Usually people like to read them to stay informed about their local city, stat ...

                                               

Thesaurus

A thesaurus is a dictionary of synonyms. Thesauruses often include related words that mean almost the same thing. Some thesauruses also include antonyms. For example, by looking up the word "big" in a thesaurus, someone would find a list of other ...

                                               

The 39 Clues

The 39 Clues is a series of eleven adventure books written by seven authors. In the series, the two main characters, Dan and Amy Cahills grandmother, Grace Cahill dies. In her will, she says each person can get one million dollars or search for c ...

                                               

Alex Rider

Alex Rider is a series of spy books. It is written by British author Anthony Horowitz. The series is about a teenage spy named Alex Rider. The series is aimed at young adults. There are ten books in the series, but short stories and other books h ...

                                               

Åshojdens BK

The series consists of four novels. It depicts a soccer club which is promoted across a promotion and relegation-based Swedish league system. Finally, they lose the Allsvenskan qualifying game. In 1985, a TV series based on the book series was ma ...

                                               

Bert Diaries

The Bert Diaries are a series of novels written in the form of a diary. They are by Swedish writers Anders Jacobsson and Soren Olsson. The main character is a teenager named Bert Ljung. Ljung lives in Oreskoga, a fictional town in Sweden, in the ...

                                               

Billy Bunter

William George Bunter, is a fictional character created by Charles Hamilton using the pen name Frank Richards. He featured originally in stories set at Greyfriars School in the boys weekly story paper The Magnet first published in 1908, and has s ...

                                               

Diary of a Wimpy Kid (series)

Diary of a Wimpy Kid is an ongoing series of currently fifteen books written by Jeff Kinney. The series is about a middle school student named Greg Heffley. The books are written in the style of Gregs diary. They contain many drawings, all with n ...

                                               

Discworld

Discworld is a series of fantasy books by the English author Terry Pratchett. There are 41 novels in total as well as short stories and guidebooks. All of them are set on the Discworld, which is a flat planet balanced on the back of four elephant ...

                                               

Dork Diaries

Dork Diaries is a series of books written by Rachel Renee Russell. These books tell about the daily problems that 14-year-old Nikki Maxwell faces. There are 16 books in this series. In the diaries, Nikki writes about her annoying parents and litt ...

                                               

Nancy Drew

Nancy Drew is a fictional character. She is the main character in a series of chapter books called Nancy Drew Mystery Stories. Her books were written in the 1930s by Edward Stratemeyer, founder of the Stratemeyer Syndicate. The first writings in ...

                                               

Decouvertes Gallimard

Decouvertes Gallimard is an illustrated encyclopaedic collection of pocket-sized books created by the French publisher Editions Gallimard, made in the style of livre dart. The first volume À la recherche de lEgypte oubliee was published on 21 Nov ...

                                               

Eddie

The Eddie series is a book series written by Viveca Larn about Eddie. He is a boy in early primary school. The books were originally published between 1991 and 2001. They make up a spinoff series set in the Mimmi universe. The books are told from ...

                                               

Hendersons Boys

Hendersons Boys is a series of young adult spy books. It was written by English author Robert Muchamore. The series follows Charles Henderson, the creator of a fictional espionage organisation CHERUB and is set in the 1940s, during World War II. ...

                                               

The Hunger Games trilogy

In the book, Katniss let’s her sister go into the games, who is 12 years old, in the hunger games because Prim is very weak and fragile. The hunger games are a competition of the nation of Panem the present day United States, which is divided in ...

                                               

The Kane Chronicles

The Kane Chronicles are a series of fantasy novels by Rick Riordan. The characters are based on Egyptian mythology. The story is set in the same universe as Riordans Percy Jackson & the Olympians, The Heroes of Olympus, The Trials of Apollo, and ...

                                               

Lark Rise to Candleford

Lark Rise to Candleford is a trilogy of semi-autobiographical novels set in the English countryside in the late 19th century. They were written by Flora Thompson, and first published in that form in 1945. The trilogy includes the previously publi ...

                                               

Maximum Ride

Maximum Ride is a science fiction/fantasy series written by the award-winning American author, James Patterson, starting from April 19, 2005 and continuing to the present. Right now, there are six titles in the series: Saving the World and Other ...

                                               

Mimmi

The Mimmi series is a childrens books series written by Viveca Larn. The main character is Mimmi. She is a girl in late Kindergarten age and later in early primary school age. The books are told from the me-perspective. Many of them are written a ...

                                               

Mortal Engines Quartet

The Mortal Engines Quartet is a fantasy novel series by British author, Philip Reeve. A prequel series, Fever Crumb, set 600 years before the events of the Quartet, was published between 2009 and 2011. In March 2020 Reeve said "too much time has ...

                                               

Opposing Viewpoints series

Opposing Viewpoints is a series of books on current events. It tries to explore the many different opinions of each event in the style of a debate. The series tries to encourage critical thinking and public awareness by providing opposing views o ...

                                               

Percy Jackson & the Olympians

Percy Jackson & the Olympians is a series of five adventure and fantasy novels written by Rick Riordan, an American author. It is set in the modern United States, but it is based on Greek mythology. The series has five books total. There are also ...

                                               

Perry Rhodan

Perry Rhodan is a German science fiction series, published since 1961. Perry Rhodan picks up nearly every theme that has ever appeared in science fiction. People from outside have criticised the series, but its commercial success during several d ...

                                               

Sune (book series)

The Sune series is a series of childrens/youth books by Swedish writers Anders Jacobsson and Soren Olsson. The books have been published since 1984. The stories are originally a radio series, produced as totally 90 episodes for Swedish radio betw ...

                                               

Sword Art Online

Sword Art Online is a 2009 Japanese light novel series written by Reki Kawahara and illustrated by abec. The series is about many virtual reality worlds. Sword Art Online was commercially successful. According to Oricon, SAO was the top selling l ...

                                               

Twilight (series)

Twilight is a series of fantasy/romance books by Stephenie Meyer. A movie adaptation of Twilight came out in 2008, New Moon in 2009, Eclipse in 2010, and Breaking Dawn, which was divided into two parts; the first part in 2011 and the second part ...

                                               

Uncle Johns Bathroom Reader

Uncle Johns Bathroom Readers is the name of a series of books aimed at people who like to read while using the restroom. The books are full of trivia. The books were first published in 1988.

                                               

Wayside School (book series)

Wayside School is a book series of childrens chapter books. They are written by Louis Sachar, the author of the National Book Award for Young Peoples Literature winner, Holes.

                                               

The Wheel of Time

The Wheel of Time is a long running fantasy series of novels written by American author Robert Jordan. The first in the series, The Eye of the World was published in 1990, and the last, A Memory of Light, was published in 2009. Jordan died while ...

                                               

Young Bond

Young Bond is a series of young adult spy books. It is written by English author Charlie Higson. There are five books in the series. The series is about the fictional spy James Bond as a teenager. The series is set in the 1930s and Bonds school i ...

                                               

The Authors Farce

Henry Fielding wrote the play The Authors Farce and the Pleasures of the Town. It was first acted on 30 March 1730 in the Haymarket Theatre. The play responds to the rejection of Fieldings early plays and was his first success. Harry Luckless is ...

                                               

Henry IV, Pt. 1

Henry IV, Part 1 is a play by William Shakespeare. It was likely written no later than 1597. Shakespeare probably read Holinsheds Chronicles for background. The play was first printed in quarto in 1598 by Andrew Wise. The play was Shakespeares mo ...

                                               

Henry VI (plays)

Henry VI is a series of three history plays by William Shakespeare. They are set during the lifetime of King Henry VI of England. Henry VI, Part 1 deals with the loss of Englands French territories and the politics leading up to the Wars of the R ...

                                               

Richard III (play)

Richard III is a history play written by William Shakespeare. It is one of Shakespeares most famous and popular plays. Shakespeare probably wrote Richard III around the year 1593. The play was first printed in a book in 1597. Like other history p ...

                                               

The Importance of Being Earnest

The Importance of being Earnest, A Trivial Comedy for Serious People is a play by Oscar Wilde. It was first performed on 14 February 1895 at St. Jamess Theatre in London. In the play, the protagonists make up people who are not real to try to mak ...

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