WorldCat Identities

Sefton, Catherine

Overview
Works: 53 works in 203 publications in 2 languages and 3,842 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Detective and mystery fiction  Case studies  Young adult works 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PZ7.S4525, FIC
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Catherine Sefton
In a blue velvet dress by Catherine Sefton( Book )

9 editions published between 1972 and 2002 in English and held by 498 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With the help of a ghost in a blue velvet dress, bookworm Jane survives the disaster of finding herself on vacation without a single book at her disposal
Island of the strangers by Catherine Sefton( Book )

16 editions published between 1983 and 1994 in English and Japanese and held by 327 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nora has the courage not to take sides with the rival gangs in her village in Northern Ireland
The haunting of Ellen : a story of suspense by Catherine Sefton( Book )

7 editions published between 1975 and 1998 in English and held by 224 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A teenage girl living on the coast of Northern Ireland begins to be haunted by a ghost who seems to be asking for her help
The day the smells went wrong by Catherine Sefton( Book )

6 editions published between 1988 and 2013 in English and held by 191 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jackie and Phil can't understand why nothing smells right. Chocolate smells like carrots, fruit like fish and their school dinners like Miss Boot's perfume. Somehow they have all become muddled and it's up to Jackie and Phil to sort it out
The Emma dilemma by Catherine Sefton( Book )

3 editions published between 1982 and 1988 in English and held by 154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Emma falls downstairs and bumps her head, the accident produces a second Emma who is transparent and flickery around the edges
Starry nights : a novel by Catherine Sefton( Book )

10 editions published between 1986 and 1995 in English and held by 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

15-årige Kathleen, der bor i Irland, må tage hele sit liv op til revision, da hun finder ud af, at hun ikke er sin mors, men derimod sin ældre søsters barn
Along a lonely road by Catherine Sefton( Book )

7 editions published between 1991 and 1997 in English and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The day Ruth Maguire encounters the wet man on the lonely Wrack Road seems no different to any other, but their meeting on the bleak Dooney Headland, where Ruth lives with her mother and brother and little sister, has terrifying consequences
Emer's ghost by Catherine Sefton( Book )

5 editions published between 1981 and 1995 in English and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The ghost and Bertie Boggin by Catherine Sefton( Book )

5 editions published between 1980 and 1983 in English and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bertie, too small to play with his brother and sister, finds that a ghost can be a very pleasant best friend
The pocket elephant by Catherine Sefton( Book )

5 editions published between 1995 and 1997 in English and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a special pocket lined with lettuce leaves or sometimes with bread and jam, happily lives Mary's little elephant. Until one day her little elephant discovers a world outside the pocket, but has trouble finding it's way back home. Suggested level: junior, primary
Shadows on the lake by Catherine Sefton( Book )

8 editions published between 1987 and 1995 in English and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Frankie's story by Catherine Sefton( Book )

4 editions published between 1988 and 1995 in English and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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The haunted schoolbag by Catherine Sefton( Book )

9 editions published between 1989 and 1993 in English and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The back house ghosts by Catherine Sefton( Book )

5 editions published between 1939 and 1991 in English and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the 11 members of the Mooney family come to stay at the Bon Vista guest house, Ellen and Bella have to move to the back house - and then the haunting begins
The skeleton Club by Catherine Sefton( Book )

4 editions published between 1995 and 1997 in English and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The bullies who make up the Skeleton Club are sure they will beat Walter, the new boy at school, into submission. But they and their leader Jerome have more of a contest on their hands than they expected. Suggested level: primary
The beat of the drum by Catherine Sefton( Book )

7 editions published between 1989 and 1990 in English and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The sleepers on the hill by Catherine Sefton( Book )

3 editions published between 1973 and 1990 in English and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The ghosts of Cobweb by Catherine Sefton( Book )

5 editions published between 1992 and 1994 in English and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the school inspector is comes to visit the little village school at Cobweb, Jackie is afraid he will decide to close it. However the ghosts of Cobweb have their own way of dealing with inspectors! Suggested level junior
The ghost girl by Catherine Sefton( Book )

3 editions published between 1985 and 1991 in English and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The kidnapping of Suzie Q by Catherine Sefton( Book )

7 editions published between 1994 and 1998 in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Suzie Q bliver taget som gidsel under et mislykket røveri i et supermarked, og hun må trække på alle sine ressourcer for at overleve den dødsensfarlige situation
 
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Alternative Names

controlled identityWaddell, Martin

Sefton, Catherine 1941-...

セフトン, キャサリン

Languages
English (127)

Japanese (1)

Covers
Island of the strangersThe haunting of Ellen : a story of suspenseThe day the smells went wrongStarry nights : a novelAlong a lonely roadEmer's ghostThe ghost and Bertie BogginThe pocket elephant