Christmas at Candleshoe

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Dodd, Mead , New York
Statement[by] Michael Innes [pseud.]
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ3.S85166 Ch 2, PR6037.T466 Ch 2
The Physical Object
Pagination234 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6136679M
LC Control Number53010557
OCLC/WorldCa1455282

"Christmas at Candleshoe" is the basis for Disney's movie "Candleshoe" starring Helen Hayes (in her last movie role), David Niven and Jodie Foster. My Victor Gollancz edition was pushed in ; I think sometime during the intervening years and the script review, of the pages were discarded for plot definition/5(11).

AKA "Christmas at Candleshoe". The titular Christmas was an artist, not a season--the book is set in midsummer.

A band of children and a visiting American tourist, armed with bows and arrows, fend off a criminal attack upon an isolated manor house and its elderly owner. "Candleshoe" is a delightful read/5. "Christmas at Candleshoe" is the basis for Disney's movie "Candleshoe" starring Helen Hayes (in her last movie role), David Niven and Jodie Foster.

My Victor Gollancz edition was pushed in ; I think sometime during the intervening years and the script review, 4/5(4). Christmas at Candleshoe [Michael Innes] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

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In he married Margaret Hardwick, a doctor, and they subsequently had five children including Angus. Candleshoe is a American family adventure film, directed by Norman Tokar in a screenplay written by David Swift and Rosemary Anne Sisson, based on the Michael Innes novel Christmas at Candleshoe, produced by Walt Disney film stars Jodie Foster, David Niven, Helen Hayes (in her last film role), and Leo McKern.

The plot follows a hooligan American orphan roped into. christmas at candleshoe Condition Of Book: When an American multimillionaire is keen to buy an Elizabethan manor, she comes up against fierce opposition from a young boy, Jay, and his band of bowmen, who are prepared to defend the manor and its nonagenarian owner against all comers.

Candleshoe by Michael Innes, I own the movie version of the book, which was originally named Christmas at Candleshoe (although it’s not about the holiday). It contains the text of the original story, but the picture on the front cover is from the movie.

The Disney movie is very different from the original book. Buy Christmas at Candleshoe (Inspector Appleby Mystery S.) New edition by Innes, Michael (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store.

Everyday low Reviews: 8. The book is equally entertaining and nothing like the movie. While it is obvious the movie is loosely based upon the book, there are just enough connections between the two, it is almost as if the book took place a generation or two before the movie.

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"Christmas at Candleshoe" has nothing to do with the December holiday, but rather a /5. Because we are only a few days away from Christmas, I'd like to wish a very merry one to those who celebrate it.

In fact, I'd like to offer, as a holiday gift, my review of a fine and funny thriller by Michael Innes, a book called Christmas at Candleshoe which I recommend strongly to you.

Of course, it's probably not the Christmas you expect.

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Christmas at Candleshoe by Michael Innes. When an American multi-millionaire is keen to buy an Elizabethan manor, she comes up against fierce opposition from a young boy, Jay, and his band of bowmen, who are prepared to defend the manor and its nonagerian owner against all comers.

Find helpful customer reviews and review ratings for Christmas at Candleshoe at Read honest and unbiased product reviews from our users/5(3). Candleshoe by Michael Innes, I own the movie version of the book, which was originally named Christmas at Candleshoe (although it’s not about the holiday).

It contains the text of the original story, but the picture on the front cover is from the movie. The Disney movie is very different from the original book.

Edges of dustwrapper creased and rubbed. **mm x mm. pages. ***The book on which the Disney classic film "Candleshoe" starring Jodie Foster, is based. It is not an Inspector Appleby novel, nor based on Christmas, but a detective story involving a character, an English sculptor by the name of Gerard Christmas.

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(The Inspector. Genre/Form: Detective and mystery fiction Christmas fiction Mystery fiction: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Innes, Michael, Christmas at Candleshoe. Like most books by Michael Innes (J. Stewart), Candleshoe displays culture and erudition and the style is a pleasure to is information about landscaping, historic architecture, art and poetry, and concern with the niceties of English etiquette — particularly important since some of the characters are very old, grew up under Victoria and haven't changed/5(4).

Originally published under the title: Christmas at Candleshoe The cover photographs are taken from the Walt Disney Productions film Candleshoe. Norman Tokar directed the Buena Vista release for producer Ron Miller.

David Swift and Rosemary Anne Sisson wrote the screenplay, based on the book Christmas at Candleshoe by Michael Innes. Christmas at Candleshoe () (also known as Candleshoe) The Man from the Sea () (also known as Death by Moonlight) Old Hall, New Hall () (also known as A Question of Queens) The New Sonia Wayward () (also known as The Case of Sonia Wayward) Money from Holme () A Change of Heir () The Mysterious Commission (), ISBN 0.

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Inhe penned a little book entitled "Christmas at Candleshoe" which Walt Disney Studios subsequently produced as a family motion picture in Like many book-to-film adaptations, the film barely resembles its source; but, judging from Goodreads reader's comments about the original book, this is to its credit.

Michael Innes, Writer: Candleshoe. Michael Innes was born on Septem in Edinburgh, Scotland as John Innes Mackintosh Stewart. He was a writer, known for Candleshoe (), Story Parade () and Detective (). He was married to Margaret Hardwick.

He died on Novem in Coulsdon, Surrey, England. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Innes, Michael, Christmas at Candleshoe. London: Gollancz, (OCoLC) Material Type. Get this from a library. Christmas at Candleshoe. [J I M Stewart] COVID Resources.

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Get this from a library. Christmas at Candleshoe. [Michael Innes] -- When an American multi-millionaire is keen to buy an Elizabethan manor, she comes up against fierce opposition from a young boy, Jay, and his band of bowmen, who are prepared to defend the manor and.

CANDLESHOE is a fun-filled adventure from Disney with Jodie Foster leading the cast of veteran actors. This was Foster's second Disney movie of (the other being the delightful FREAKY FRIDAY).

The story is based on Michael Innes' book "Christmas at Candleshoe". Christmas at Candleshoe. [Michael Innes] Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help. Search. Search for Library Items Search for Lists Search for Contacts Search for a Library.

Create Book: All Authors / Contributors: Michael Innes. Find more information about: ISBN: OCLC Number: Description. CANDLESHOE, directed by Norman Tokar; screenplay by David Swift and Rosemary Anne Sisson, based on the book "Christmas at Candleshoe" by Michael Innes, director of photography, Paul Beeson; film.

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Judith K. Ivie. Drowning in Christmas. Christmas Mystery Book List Authors Beginning.The film was based on the book Christmas at Candleshoe by Michael Innes. Look for David Niven in four roles—the loyal butler Priory, Scots gardener Gipping, Irish chauffeur John Henry, and retired cavalry officer Colonel Dennis.

The Tudor mansion used in the film as Candleshoe is a stately house north of London, England, in Warwickshire.