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Ibbotson, Eva

Works: 295 works in 1,556 publications in 10 languages and 44,916 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Ghost stories  History  Romance fiction  Action and adventure fiction  Fantasy fiction  Young adult works  Historical fiction  Fairy tales 
Roles: Author, Creator, Author of introduction, Contributor, Other, Conceptor
Classifications: PZ7.I117, FIC
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about Eva Ibbotson
Most widely held works by Eva Ibbotson
The beasts of Clawstone Castle by Eva Ibbotson( Book )

20 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in English and held by 3,670 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While spending the summer with elderly relatives at Clawstone Castle in northern England, Madlyn and her brother Rollo, with the help of several ghosts, attempt to save the rare cattle that live on the castle grounds
Journey to the river sea by Eva Ibbotson( Book )

74 editions published between 2001 and 2017 in 6 languages and held by 2,712 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sent with her governess to live with the dreadful Carter family in exotic Brazil in 1910, Maia endures many hardships before fulfilling her dream of exploring the Amazon River
The secret of platform 13 by Eva Ibbotson( Book )

61 editions published between 1994 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 2,596 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Odge Gribble, a young hag, joins an old wizard, a gentle fey, and a giant ogre on a journey from their magical island kingdom to London through a tunnel which opens every nine years for nine days, to try and rescue the young prince who had been stolen as an infant nine years before
Island of the aunts by Eva Ibbotson( Book )

41 editions published between 1999 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 2,221 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As they get older, several sisters decide that they must kidnap children and bring them to their secluded island home to help with the work of caring for an assortment of unusual sea creatures
Which witch? by Eva Ibbotson( Book )

58 editions published between 1979 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 2,178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Deciding that he must sire a child to carry on his tradition of Loathing Light and Blighting the Beautiful, the Great Wizard Arriman announces a competition among the witches of Todcaster, one of whom will marry him
Dial-a-ghost by Eva Ibbotson( Book )

37 editions published between 1996 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 2,139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A family of nice ghosts protects a British orphan from the diabolical plans of his evil guardians
The great ghost rescue by Eva Ibbotson( Book )

42 editions published between 1975 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,954 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young English boy decides to establish a sanctuary for an assortment of ghosts when the homes they have haunted are replaced by highways and other modern "improvements."
The dragonfly pool by Eva Ibbotson( Book )

19 editions published between 2008 and 2014 in English and held by 1,571 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"At first Tally doesn't want to go to the boarding school called Delderton. But she soon discovers that it is a wonderful place where freedom and self expression are valued. Tally organizes a ragtag dance troupe so the school can participate in an international folk dancing festival in Bergania in the summer of 1939. There she befriends Karil, the crown prince, who would love nothing more than to have ordinary friends and attend a school like Delderton. When Karil's father is assassinated, it is up to Tally and her friends to help Karil escape the Nazis and the bleak future he has inherited"--Publisher
The abominables by Eva Ibbotson( Book )

16 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and held by 1,343 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A century after a yeti captures Lady Agatha Farlingham and takes her to a hidden valley to raise his motherless children, tourism threatens their peaceful existence and young Con and Ellen take these educated and civilized yetis across Europe to Lady Agatha's home in England
Magic flutes by Eva Ibbotson( Book )

31 editions published between 1980 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Guy Farne, a self-made millionaire, falls in love with a lovely Viennese woman, buys a castle to impress her, and finds out that she is too shallow to marry
A song for summer by Eva Ibbotson( Book )

46 editions published between 1997 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On the eve of World War II, a young Englishwoman takes a job as housemother in a boarding school in Austria. She falls in love with the groundsman who is in reality a Czech composer. The arrival of the Nazis leads to drama, the lovers are separated but they will reunite. By the author of Madensky Square
A company of swans by Eva Ibbotson( Book )

36 editions published between 1985 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,089 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1912 England, 19-year-old Harriet Morton leads a dreary existence. Her ballet class is her only joy. When Father won't let her travel on a ballet tour to South America, Harriet creates a clever ruse that covers her escape and triggers an experience far beyond her dreams
The morning gift by Eva Ibbotson( Book )

45 editions published between 1993 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,036 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ruth Berger, in pre-World War II Vienna must choose between Radek, a young piano prodigy whom she loves madly, and Quinton Somerville who offers a life in England and safety
The Star of Kazan by Eva Ibbotson( Recording )

27 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,025 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After twelve-year-old Annika, a foundling living in late nineteenth-century Vienna, inherits a trunk of costume jewelry, a woman claiming to be her aristocratic mother arrives and takes her to live in a strangely decrepit mansion in Germany
The haunting of Granite Falls by Eva Ibbotson( Book )

5 editions published between 1987 and 2005 in English and held by 875 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When twelve-year-old Alex's Scottish castle of Carra is sold, dismantled, and moved to Texas, the ghosts that raised him from a child have difficulty relocating
Dragonfly pool by Eva Ibbotson( )

20 editions published between 2008 and 2014 in English and held by 853 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tally, a twelve-year-old English girl, and her classmates at Delderton, a progressive boarding school, help Karil, the young prince of Bergania, escape into England after the Nazis invade Bergania and kill the king
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The beasts of Clawstone Castle
Alternative Names
Eva Ibbotson britische Schriftstellerin

Eva Ibbotson British children's writer

Eva Ibbotson britisk skribent

Eva Ibbotson Brits schrijfster (1925-2010)

Eva Ibbotson brittisk författare

Eva Ibbotson écrivaine britannique

Eva Ibbotson escriptora de literatura infantil britànica

Eva Ibbotson escritora de literatura infantil británica

Eva Ibbotson pisarka brytyjska

Eva Ibbotson scrittrice inglese

Eva Ibbotson Suurbritannia lastekirjanik

Ibbotson, Eva

Ibbotson-Wiesner, Eva, 1925-2010

Ibotson, Eva 1925-2010

Ibotsone, Eva, 1925-2010

Visnere, Marija Šarlote Mišela, 1925-2010

Wiesner, Maria Charlotte Michelle.

Wiesner, Maria Charlotte Michelle 1925-2010

Вейснер М. Ш. М. 1925-2010

Ева Ибботсон

איבוטסון, אוה

اوا ایبوتسون

이보슨, 에바 1925-2010

이봇슨, 에바 1925-2010

イボットソン, エヴァ



Journey to the river seaThe secret of platform 13Island of the auntsWhich witch?Dial-a-ghostThe great ghost rescueThe dragonfly poolMagic flutes