Cooper, Susan 1935-
Most widely held works about Susan Cooper
Most widely held works by Susan Cooper
The grey king by Susan Cooper ( Book )
79 editions published between 1975 and 2010 in 10 languages and held by 4,825 libraries worldwide
A strange boy and dog remind Will Stanton that he is an immortal, whose quest is to find the golden harp which will rouse others from a long slumber in the Welsh hills so they may prepare for the ultimate battle of Light versus Dark.
The dark is rising by Susan Cooper ( Book )
100 editions published between 1965 and 2010 in 13 languages and held by 4,587 libraries worldwide
On his eleventh birthday Will Stanton discovers that he is the last of the Old Ones, destined to seek the six magical Signs that will enable the Old Ones to triumph over the evil forces of the Dark.
Over sea, under stone by Susan Cooper ( Book )
71 editions published between 1965 and 2010 in 13 languages and held by 3,595 libraries worldwide
Three children on vacation in Cornwall find an ancient manuscript which sends them on a dangerous quest that entraps them in the eternal battle between the forces of the Light and the Dark.
Greenwitch by Susan Cooper ( Book )
64 editions published between 1974 and 2010 in 10 languages and held by 3,446 libraries worldwide
Jane's invitation to witness the making of the Greenwitch begins a series of sinister events in which she and her two brothers help the Old Ones recover the grail stolen by the Dark.
Silver on the tree by Susan Cooper ( Book )
56 editions published between 1977 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 3,412 libraries worldwide
In the Welsh hills Will Stanton, youngest of the immortal Old Ones, joins forces with Merriman, Bran, and the mortal Drew children in a quest through space and time against the powers of evil known as the Dark.
Victory by Susan Cooper ( Book )
6 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 3,228 libraries worldwide
Alternating chapters follow the mysterious connection between a homesick English girl living in present-day America and an eleven-year-old boy serving in the British Royal Navy in 1803, aboard the H.M.S. Victory, commanded by Admiral Horatio Nelson.
The Boggart by Susan Cooper ( Book )
28 editions published between 1993 and 2009 in English and held by 3,033 libraries worldwide
After visiting the castle in Scotland which her family has inherited and returning home to Canada, twelve-year-old Emily finds that she has accidentally brought back with her a boggart, an invisible and mischievous spirit with a fondness for practical jokes.
King of shadows by Susan Cooper ( Book )
21 editions published between 1999 and 2010 in English and held by 2,310 libraries worldwide
While in London as part of an all-boy acting company preparing to perform in a replica of the famous Globe Theatre, Nat Field suddenly finds himself transported back to 1599 and performing in the original theater under the tutelage of Shakespeare himself.
The Boggart and the monster by Susan Cooper ( Book )
15 editions published between 1994 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 1,741 libraries worldwide
In this companion volume to The Boggart, the invisible and mischievous spirit living in the Scottish Castle Keep sets out to help save Nessie the Loch Ness Monster, one of its few remaining cousins.
The silver cow : a Welsh tale by Susan Cooper ( Book )
8 editions published between 1983 and 1991 in English and held by 1,618 libraries worldwide
A young Welsh boy is rewarded for his beautiful harp playing with a silver cow, the gift of the magic people living in the lake. The cow makes his family rich but when his father becomes greedy the magic people take their revenge.
Seaward by Susan Cooper ( Book )
11 editions published between 1983 and 1987 in 4 languages and held by 1,466 libraries worldwide
West and Cally, who speak different languages and come from different countries thousands of miles apart, are wrenched by catastrophe out of reality into a perilous world through which they must travel toward the sea.
The magician's boy by Susan Cooper ( Book )
7 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and Korean and held by 1,406 libraries worldwide
A boy who works for a magician meets familiar fairy tale characters when he is transported to the Land of Story in search of a missing puppet.
Dawn of fear by Susan Cooper ( Book )
13 editions published between 1970 and 2007 in English and held by 1,376 libraries worldwide
Three English children, fascinated by the war air raids, gradually become aware of true fear and horror when they seek vengeance on an opposing gang that destroyed their hideaway.
The selkie girl by Susan Cooper ( Book )
4 editions published between 1986 and 1991 in English and held by 1,095 libraries worldwide
A retelling of the legend from British coasts and islands in which a man falls in love with a beautiful seal girl and forces her to live on land and be his bride.
Green boy by Susan Cooper ( Book )
7 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in English and held by 1,092 libraries worldwide
Twelve-year-old Trey and his seven-year-old brother Lou, who does not speak, cross the barrier between two worlds, that of their island in the Bahamas, and a land called Pangaia, and play a mysterious role in restoring the natural environment in both places.
Matthew's dragon by Susan Cooper ( Book )
2 editions published between 1991 and 1994 in English and held by 873 libraries worldwide
The dragon in Matthew's picture book comes to life and takes him for an amazing nocturnal ride.
Frog by Susan Cooper ( Book )
5 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and French and held by 859 libraries worldwide
A young boy learns how to swim by watching a small frog that makes its way into the family swimming pool.
J. B. Priestley: portrait of an author by Susan Cooper ( Book )
7 editions published between 1970 and 1971 in English and held by 805 libraries worldwide
Danny and the Kings by Susan Cooper ( Book )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 785 libraries worldwide
While trying to get a Christmas tree for his little brother, Danny receives unexpected help from three friendly truck drivers.
Tam Lin by Susan Cooper ( Book )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 636 libraries worldwide
A retelling of the old Scottish ballad in which a young girl rescues the human knight Tam Lin from his bondage to the Elfin Queen.
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Cooper, Susan, 1935-
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