WorldCat Identities

Kotzwinkle, William

Overview
Works: 130 works in 749 publications in 16 languages and 24,802 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Satire  History  Domestic fiction  Parodies, imitations, etc  Detective and mystery fiction 
Roles: Author, Bibliographic antecedent, Author of screenplay, Conceptor, Scenarist
Classifications: PS3561.O85, E
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by William Kotzwinkle
Walter, the farting dog by William Kotzwinkle( Book )

51 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in 8 languages and held by 4,927 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Walter the dog creates problems with his farts but becomes a hero when burglars enter the house
E.T., the Extra-Terrestrial : a novel by William Kotzwinkle( Book )

89 editions published between 1982 and 2002 in 13 languages and held by 2,736 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A boy discovers an extraterrestrial botanist in his mother's vegetable patch, and helps him return to his planet, 3 million light years away
The bear went over the mountain by William Kotzwinkle( Book )

21 editions published between 1996 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 1,296 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The rise to literary fame of a bear which steals the manuscript of a writer and offers it for sale as its own. The novel describes the manner in which the manuscript becomes a bestseller and the bear a famous author. A lampoon on the publishing industry
Rough weather ahead for Walter the farting dog by William Kotzwinkle( Book )

10 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 1,215 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When an expert on animal gas tries to cure Walter, his farts keep building up until he floats away and is blown by the wind to a distant place, where he once again proves himself a hero
Doctor Rat by William Kotzwinkle( Book )

28 editions published between 1976 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 809 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the animal world revolts, Dr. Rat, the survivor of many lab experiments and research work, dedicates himself to saving mankind
Fata Morgana by William Kotzwinkle( Book )

38 editions published between 1964 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 743 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Paris in 1861, Police Inspector Picard investigates an old man who makes toys so well that they develop lives of their own
The game of thirty by William Kotzwinkle( Book )

16 editions published between 1994 and 2007 in English and French and held by 691 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A wealthy New York antique dealer is murdered while playing the Game of Thirty, a game played by Egyptian pharaohs. PI Jimmy McShane is hired to find the killer, only to discover the killer is playing the Game of Thirty with him and Manhattan is the board on which they make their moves. By the author of Doctor Rat
Christmas at Fontaine's : a novel by William Kotzwinkle( Book )

12 editions published between 1982 and 1984 in English and Dutch and held by 645 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A mysterious presence transforms the lives of a tyrannical chief executive officer, a nice young woman, a Santa Claus with an unsavory past, an earnest young man, and a spaced-out window decorator on Christmas Eve in Fontaine's department store
The Amphora Project by William Kotzwinkle( Book )

6 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and Spanish and held by 636 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a lab hidden inside the notorious Junk Moon, scientists on the Amphora Project strive to find the key to immortality from encoded data left behind long ago by the mysterious "Ancient Aliens." Stuart Landsmann, the project's chief scientist, tells Amphora's backers they must stop the research or risk bringing about the end of the world, but his warnings are ignored. Jockey Oldcastle, space pirate and rogue, teams up with mild-mannered biologist Adrian Link to uncover the truth about Amphora, as people around the project start dying, their bodies transformed to crystal
The midnight examiner by William Kotzwinkle( Book )

12 editions published between 1989 and 1992 in 3 languages and held by 553 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Une série d'épisodes hautement comiques dans les milieux des journaux new-yorkais, dont celui du titre, font de ce roman policier un agréable divertissement
The fan man by William Kotzwinkle( Book )

50 editions published between 1974 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 553 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Horse Badorties wanders around Manhattan's Lower East Side making love and distributing polyphonic sheet music
Queen of swords by Judith Tarr( Book )

13 editions published between 1983 and 1988 in 3 languages and held by 547 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Een schrijver verlaat zijn vrouw voor een ander omdat zij zijn nieuw verworven interesses niet wil delen
Trouble in Bugland : a collection of Inspector Mantis mysteries by William Kotzwinkle( Book )

8 editions published between 1983 and 2007 in English and held by 494 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A quick-witted insect sleuth, patterned after Sherlock Holmes, displays his brilliant powers of deduction in solving five mysteries
Jewel of the moon : short stories by William Kotzwinkle( Book )

5 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 489 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Swimmer in the secret sea : a novel by William Kotzwinkle( Book )

30 editions published between 1975 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 468 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of a couple's struggle to come to terms with the death of their newborn child
The hot jazz trio by William Kotzwinkle( Book )

7 editions published between 1989 and 1992 in 4 languages and held by 455 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Million Dollar Bear by William Kotzwinkle( Book )

3 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and held by 345 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After escaping from the vault in a millionaire's home, a very valuable old teddy bear finds happiness with a family who knows his true worth
Jack in the box by William Kotzwinkle( Book )

9 editions published between 1980 and 1985 in English and German and held by 321 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Elephant bangs train by William Kotzwinkle( Book )

22 editions published between 1971 and 1992 in 3 languages and held by 306 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Walter, the farting dog
Alternative Names
Kūtzvīnkl, Vīlyām

Wiliam Kotzwinkle

William Kotzwinkle Amerikaans schrijver

William Kotzwinkle amerikanischer Schriftsteller

William Kotzwinkle amerikansk författare och manusförfattare

William Kotzwinkle amerikansk skribent og manusforfattar

William Kotzwinkle amerikansk skribent og manusforfatter

William Kotzwinkle amerikansk skribent og manuskriptforfatter

William Kotzwinkle sceneggiatore e scrittore statunitense

Уильям Коцуинкл

وليام كوتزوينكل، 1938-

카츠윙클, 윌리엄

코츠윈클, 윌리엄

코츠윙클, 윌리엄

ウィリアム・コツウィンクル

コッツウィンクル, ウィリアム

コッツウィンクル, ウイリアム

コツウィンクル, ウィリアム

考茨温克尓, 威廉

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E.T., the Extra-Terrestrial : a novelThe bear went over the mountainRough weather ahead for Walter the farting dogDoctor RatFata MorganaThe game of thirtyThe Amphora ProjectThe midnight examiner