WorldCat Identities

Eager, Edward

Overview
Works: 71 works in 327 publications in 6 languages and 15,081 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Fantasy fiction  Music  Drama 
Roles: Author, Librettist, Lyricist, Adapter, Other, Composer
Classifications: PZ7.E115, [FIC]
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Edward Eager
Half magic by Edward Eager ( Book )
68 editions published between 1954 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 3,938 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Faced with a dull summer in the city, Jane, Mark, Katharine, and Martha suddenly find themselves involved in a series of extraordinary adventures after Jane discovers an ordinary-looking coin that seems to grant wishes. Edward Eager's hilarious and heartwarming Half Magic has been working wizardry on young readers for fifty years. To celebrate the golden anniversary of this enduringly popular story, a deluxe edition of the book has been created. It features the original jacket, a ribbon marker, two-color printing, and a new introduction by Jack Gantos, the award-winning author of Joey Pigza Swallowed the Key
Knight's castle by Edward Eager ( Book )
31 editions published between 1956 and 2001 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,977 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Four cousins, Roger, Ann, Eliza, and Jack, have an extraordinary summer when, after an old toy soldier comes to life, they find themselves transported back to the days of Robin Hood and Ivanhoe
Magic by the lake by Edward Eager ( Book )
26 editions published between 1957 and 2001 in English and held by 1,890 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
On a vacation, four children find themselves with an entire lake full of magic, which they must tame and learn how to handle in order to find the treasure that waits for them
Seven-day magic by Edward Eager ( Book )
31 editions published between 1954 and 2001 in English and held by 1,775 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Five children find that an old library book can record everything they've said or done and that they can wish themselves into all kinds of adventures
Magic or not? by Edward Eager ( Book )
33 editions published between 1959 and 2001 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,596 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An old well that might be magic affords an exciting summer for the twins, James and Laura, and helps them to right an ancient wrong
The time garden by Edward Eager ( Book )
23 editions published between 1958 and 2001 in English and held by 1,395 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
While spending the summer in a house by the sea, four cousins, Roger, Ann, Eliza, and Jack, discover a bank of wild thyme whose magic propels them on a series of adventures back and forth through time
The well-wishers by Edward Eager ( Book )
20 editions published between 1960 and 2001 in English and held by 1,215 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
James, Laura, and Deborah along with their friends Kip, Lydia, and Gordy relate their experiences when the unpredictable old wishing well in the backyard continues to involve them in a variety of magical adventures
Half magic by Edward Eager ( Recording )
12 editions published between 1999 and 2008 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 874 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When Jane finds a magic charm that grants exactly half of any wish, her brother Mark and her sisters Katharine and Martha take turns making double wishes, leading to results that are twice as unpredictable (and hilarious). Set in the 1920's, yet fresh and funny now as the day it was written, Half magic weaves its spell anew in this full-cast recording. "The perfect listening choice for the entire family." Publishers weekly
Miranda and the dark young man : opera in one act by Elie Siegmeister ( )
5 editions published in 1957 in English and Undetermined and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mouse Manor by Edward Eager ( Book )
2 editions published in 1952 in English and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Red head by Edward Eager ( Book )
2 editions published between 1951 and 1961 in English and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fritz, who has very red hair, becomes angry because everyone calls him Red, so he runs away and has a very exciting adventure
Playing possum : story by Edward Eager ( Book )
1 edition published in 1955 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When a possum gets stuck in a barrel everyone has an idea on how to get him out
Magia in giardino by Edward Eager ( Book )
1 edition published in 2004 in Italian and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Magia sul lago by Edward Eager ( Book )
1 edition published in 2004 in Italian and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The time garden by Edward Eager ( Book )
3 editions published in 1959 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Magia _ che mania! by Edward Eager ( Book )
2 editions published in 2005 in Italian and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Edward Eager's tales of magic by Edward Eager ( Book )
2 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The adventures of Marco Polo by Clay Warnick ( Recording )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Marco Polo ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Alfred Drake and Doretta Morrow star in a made-for-TV musical about the adventures of Marco Polo, with songs and dance numbers based on themes by Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov. Rich in songs and exotic novelty numbers, Marco Polo offers a rare opportunity to see the beautiful Doretta Morrow in performance
Magia nel pozzo by Edward Eager ( Book )
2 editions published in 2005 in Italian and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Audience level: 0.07 (from 0.06 for Knight's c ... to 0.94 for Colonial l ...)
Alternative Names
Eager, Edward
Eager, Edward MacMaken 1911-1964
Eager, Edward McMaken
Eager, Edward McMaken 1911-1964
MacMaken Eager, Edward 1911-1964
McMaken Eager, Edward 1911-1964
Languages
English (250)
Italian (8)
Afrikaans (2)
Portuguese (1)
Hebrew (1)
Dutch (1)
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