WorldCat Identities

Chambers, Aidan

Overview
Works: 298 works in 869 publications in 10 languages and 16,044 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  History  Romance fiction  Bibliography  Young adult works  Ghost stories  Detective and mystery fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Suspense fiction 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other, Author of introduction, Correspondent
Classifications: PZ7.C3557, FIC
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Aidan Chambers
Postcards from no man's land by Aidan Chambers( Book )

33 editions published between 1999 and 2007 in 5 languages and held by 2,668 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alternates between two stories--contemporarily, seventeen-year-old Jacob visits a daunting Amsterdam at the request of his English grandmother--and historically, nineteen-year-old Geertrui relates her experience of British soldiers's attempts to liberate Holland from its German occupation
Dying to know you by Aidan Chambers( Book )

22 editions published between 2012 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Struggling through his dyslexia to try to fulfill his girlfriend Fiorella's request for a letter revealing his secret self, eighteen-year-old Karl asks Fiorella's favorite author for help, and he agrees only if Karl will submit to a series of interviews, which prove helpful to both men
Introducing books to children by Aidan Chambers( Book )

27 editions published between 1973 and 1985 in English and held by 971 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A book written to enable librarians and teachers to help children become avid and enthusiastic readers of literature
This is all : the pillow book of Cordelia Kenn by Aidan Chambers( Book )

17 editions published between 2005 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 959 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cordelia Kenn recounts her life from age fifteen to twenty in a series of formats, such as letters, diaries, poems, and short stories, to be read in the future by her daughter
The present takers by Aidan Chambers( Book )

22 editions published between 1983 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 593 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lucy is tormented by class bullies who demand that she bring them gifts
Booktalk : occasional writing on literature and children by Aidan Chambers( Book )

16 editions published between 1985 and 1996 in English and held by 566 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The reading environment : how adults help children enjoy books by Aidan Chambers( Book )

29 editions published between 1991 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 539 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Intended for teachers, librarians and parents who work with children and reading, to help create a reading environment which makes children become willing, avid and thoughtful readers
The kissing game : short stories by Aidan Chambers( Book )

11 editions published between 1988 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 535 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of sixteen (16) short stories
Tell me : children, reading, and talk by Aidan Chambers( Book )

50 editions published between 1973 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 518 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Helping children to talk well and listen well about books they have read.__
The reluctant reader by Aidan Chambers( Book )

10 editions published between 1968 and 1969 in English and held by 478 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Seal secret by Aidan Chambers( Book )

22 editions published between 1980 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 447 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While on vocation, a young boy endangers his own life when he sets out to release a captive seal
Shades of dark by Aidan Chambers( Book )

8 editions published between 1984 and 1986 in English and held by 414 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eight original tales of the supernatural
Out of time by Aidan Chambers( Book )

6 editions published between 1984 and 1985 in English and held by 307 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of ten futuristic stories by writers of young adult fiction, including Robert Westall and Joan Aiken
More ghost stories by Aidan Chambers( Book )

4 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and held by 307 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a collection of ghost stories, including both nineteenth and twentieth-century classics by Edgar Allen Poe, Oscar Wilde, and Agatha Christie, and new tales by Catherine Storr, William Trevor, and others
A Haunt of ghosts( Book )

2 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 304 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of ten ghost stories by authors including Aidan Chambers, Joan Aiken, and Edward Bulwer-Lytton
Dance on my grave : a life and a death in four parts ... by Aidan Chambers( Book )

23 editions published between 1982 and 2011 in 8 languages and held by 301 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Een 16-jarige jongen vertelt hoe hij ertoe is gekomen om te dansen op het graf van zijn overleden vriend
The toll bridge by Aidan Chambers( Book )

11 editions published between 1993 and 2004 in 4 languages and held by 276 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Om aan zijn omgeving te ontsnappen wordt de 17-jarige Peter brugwachter bij een tolbrug; zijn bewust gekozen eenzaamheid wordt bedreigd door de komst van de mysterieuze Adam
Now I know : a novel by Aidan Chambers( Book )

23 editions published between 1987 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 272 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An adolescent search for inner certainty in a shifting, shifty world
Nik : now I know : a novel by Aidan Chambers( Book )

3 editions published between 1987 and 1988 in English and held by 204 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Seventeen-year-old Nik's investigation of Christianity's impact on contemporary life, inspired by a film project in which he is slated to appear as Jesus Christ, results in a bizarre modern crucifixion
Aidan Chambers' book of ghosts and hauntings by Aidan Chambers( Book )

12 editions published between 1973 and 1980 in English and held by 182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Postcards from no man's land
Alternative Names
Aidan Chambers britischer Schriftsteller und Herausgeber

Aidan Chambers Brits schrijver

Aidan Chambers écrivain britannique

Aidan Chambers scrittore inglese

Blacklin Malcom 1934-....

Chambers, A.

Chambers, Aidan

Chanbāzu, Eidan 1934-

Чемберс, Эйден

챔버즈, 애이든 1934-

체임버스, 에이단 1934-

エイダン・チェンバーズ

チェインバ-ズ, エイダン 1934-

チェインバーズ, エイダン

チェンバーズ, エイダン

Languages
English (252)

German (29)

Dutch (25)

Spanish (18)

Italian (17)

Chinese (12)

French (5)

Danish (3)

Swedish (3)

Japanese (2)

Covers
This is all : the pillow book of Cordelia KennThe present takersThe reading environment : how adults help children enjoy booksThe kissing game : short storiesTell me : children, reading, and talkSeal secretMore ghost storiesDance on my grave : a life and a death in four parts ...