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Caldecott, Moyra

Overview
Works: 55 works in 131 publications in 3 languages and 2,361 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Folklore  Young adult works  Historical fiction  Fantasy fiction  Juvenile works 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PR6053.A3765, 823.914
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Most widely held works about Moyra Caldecott
 
Most widely held works by Moyra Caldecott
The tall stones by Moyra Caldecott( Book )

8 editions published between 1977 and 2009 in English and German and held by 333 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Small, isolated community in Bronze Age Britain, threatened by the evil designs of a corrupt priest, finds its only defense in the courage of a young psychic girl who forces herself to enter the forbidden Sacred Stone Circle
Women in Celtic myth : tales of extraordinary women from the ancient Celtic tradition by Moyra Caldecott( Book )

9 editions published between 1988 and 1996 in English and German and held by 289 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Temple of the Sun by Moyra Caldecott( Book )

7 editions published between 1977 and 2009 in English and held by 261 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shadow on the stones by Moyra Caldecott( Book )

8 editions published between 1978 and 2009 in English and German and held by 210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The lily and the bull : a novel set in Minoan Crete by Moyra Caldecott( Book )

6 editions published between 1979 and 2005 in English and German and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A recreation of life in Minoan Crete more than a millennium before Christ- a world where the past & present intersect, & life is charged with super-natural
Mythical journeys, legendary quests : the spiritual search : traditional stories from world mythology by Moyra Caldecott( Book )

3 editions published between 1996 and 2007 in English and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Retelling some of the many stories of sacred journeys to show the connection the author has made between these legends and the journey of the individual soul towards enlightenment - Jason and the Golden Fleece - Shaman's journey - Holy Grail - Journey of the Rainbow Snake - Sinbad the sailor
The son of the sun by Moyra Caldecott( Book )

6 editions published between 1986 and 1999 in English and German and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pharaoh Akhenaten and his queen Nefertiti are engaged in a battle with the dangerous and corrupt priests of Amun in ancient Egypt
Myths of the sacred tree : including myths from Africa, Native America, China, Sumeria, Russia, Greece, India, Scandinavia, Europe, Egypt, South America, [and] Arabia by Moyra Caldecott( Book )

2 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Guardians of the tall stones : the Sacred stones trilogy by Moyra Caldecott( Book )

1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Guardians of the tall stones by Moyra Caldecott( Book )

3 editions published between 1986 and 2008 in English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This novel, set in Bronze Age Britain, introduces readers to a time when magic existed in the workings of everyday life and the threat of evil loomed in the shadows. It tells the story of 14-year-old Kyra who has always felt different, especially when she's near the ceremonial sacred stones that help guide and protect her village
Etheldreda, Princess of East Anglia, Queen of Northumbria, Saint of Ely : born AD 630, died AD 679 by Moyra Caldecott( Book )

3 editions published between 1987 and 2005 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Crystal legends by Moyra Caldecott( Book )

3 editions published between 1990 and 2007 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Winged man by Moyra Caldecott( Book )

4 editions published between 1993 and 2007 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The tower and the emerald by Moyra Caldecott( Book )

4 editions published between 1985 and 2005 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Viviane, a beautiful Celtic princess, unwittingly unravels the spell that binds the spirit of the evil Idoc within a circle of tall stones. Once released, the sorcerer-priest uses his powers to deliver vengeance upon those responsible for his original enslavement including the Princess Viviane. With Idoc in possession of the body of Prince Caradawc, her betrothed, Viviane can no longer judge safely between friend and foe, between this life and previous incarnations. Yet to rescue Caradawc from his nightmare, she must risk everything to reach the dreaded dark tower where Idoc waits. And, to ensure victory over evil, she must seek out Lucifer's Emerald. She journeys through dreams and nightmare, beauty and horror, good and evil to save her lover and destroy the sorcerer-priest. This is a quest for spiritual grace which is beautifully depicted and includes all the timeless ingredients of legend
Adventures by leaf light by Moyra Caldecott( Book )

1 edition published in 1978 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A little girl who spends much of her time in the garden soon begins to notice a whole other world peopled with tiny creatures and becomes involved in their activities
The green lady and the King of shadows by Moyra Caldecott( Book )

3 editions published between 1989 and 2007 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of the struggle between good and evil, St. Collen and the mighty Gwyn ap Nudd, a confrontation involving the Earth Goddess and, ultimately, the highest powers in the universe
The weapons of the Wolf-Hound by Moyra Caldecott( Book )

5 editions published between 1976 and 2005 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It is the 12th century AD. Neil lives with his parents on a farm on the remote island of Lewis in the Outer Hebrides. He befriends Brother Durston, a Christian hermit living in a rocky cell nearby. The hermit speaks to the boy about the virtues of forgiveness and peaceful coexistence, and teaches the value of contemplation and prayer. But the visit of a Viking sea captain, Baldur, to the island makes the boy restless. He goes with Baldur to Iceland to deliver a walrus ivory chess set carved by Brother Durston to Baldur's father, the Wolfhound. But Baldur's father has died, and his grave has been robbed of the hero's famous weapons. Baldur's anger is intense, and he and Neil go on an exciting and dangerous journey across Iceland to recover the stolen weapons, the Weapons of the Wolfhound
Hatshepsut: daughter of Amun by Moyra Caldecott( Book )

3 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The first book in Moyra Caldecott's Egyptian series. Ancient Egypt 3500 years ago, a land ruled by the all-powerful female king, Hatshepsut. Ambitious, ruthless and worldly: a woman who established Amun as the chief god of Egypt, bestowing his Priesthood with unprecedented riches and power. This is a story of vision and obsession, of mighty projects and heartbreaking failures, the story of a woman possessed by the desire for power and the need to love
Akhenaten : son of the Sun by Moyra Caldecott( Book )

4 editions published between 2000 and 2003 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thidā suriya = Daughter of Ra by Moyra Caldecott( Book )

2 editions published between 2000 and 2003 in Thai and English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The powerful and haunting story of Tutankhamun, King of Egypt in the Eighteenth Dynasty, and his wife Ankhesenamun
 
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Women in Celtic myth : tales of extraordinary women from the ancient Celtic tradition
Alternative Names
Caldecott, Moyra 1927-

Moyra Caldecott britische Schriftstellerin

Moyra Caldecott British writer

Moyra Caldecott Brits schrijfster (1927-2015)

Moyra Caldecott écrivaine britannique

Moyra Caldecott escritora británica

Мойра Калдекотт британська письменниця

Languages
English (76)

German (9)

Thai (1)

Covers
Women in Celtic myth : tales of extraordinary women from the ancient Celtic traditionThe Temple of the SunShadow on the stonesThe lily and the bull : a novel set in Minoan CreteMythical journeys, legendary quests : the spiritual search : traditional stories from world mythologyThe son of the sunMyths of the sacred tree : including myths from Africa, Native America, China, Sumeria, Russia, Greece, India, Scandinavia, Europe, Egypt, South America, [and] ArabiaGuardians of the tall stones : the Sacred stones trilogy