Most widely held works about Berlie Doherty
Most widely held works by Berlie Doherty
Dear nobody by Berlie Doherty ( Book )
43 editions published between 1991 and 2009 in 10 languages and held by 1,564 libraries worldwide
Eighteen-year-old Chris and his girlfriend Helen struggle to cope with two shocks that change their relationship and their plans for the future; the discovery that Helen is pregnant and the reappearance of Chris's mother who left the family when he was ten.
Granny was a buffer girl by Berlie Doherty ( Book )
27 editions published between 1986 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 1,060 libraries worldwide
The night before Jess goes off to France for a university year abroad, her parents and grandparents gather to celebrate and share the stories of their lives.
White Peak Farm by Berlie Doherty ( Book )
11 editions published between 1984 and 1998 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,034 libraries worldwide
Teenage Jeannie unfolds the triumphs and tragedies of her close-knit family as they face violent changes on their isolated Derbyshire farm.
Fairy tales by Berlie Doherty ( Book )
7 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 859 libraries worldwide
A retelling of twelve classic and best-loved fairy stories of all time.
The famous adventures of Jack by Berlie Doherty ( Book )
8 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in English and held by 843 libraries worldwide
In a magical land of giants and castles and beautiful princesses, Jill hears several tales about characters named Jack, then embarks on a fairy tale adventure of her own.
The snake-stone by Berlie Doherty ( Book )
15 editions published between 1995 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 835 libraries worldwide
While searching for his birthmother, fifteen-year-old James, a championship diver, discovers who his real parents are and where his real home is.
Street child by Berlie Doherty ( Book )
18 editions published between 1993 and 2010 in English and Sinhalese and held by 780 libraries worldwide
A fictional account of the experiences of Jim Jarvis, a young orphan who escapes the workhouse in 1860's London and survives brutal treatment and desperate circumstances until he is taken in by Dr. Barnardo, founder of a school for the city's "ragged" children.
The girl who saw lions by Berlie Doherty ( Book )
16 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in 6 languages and held by 770 libraries worldwide
Thirteen-year-old Rosa and her mother are trying to adopt a Tanzanian child in England, while in Tanzania, nine-year-old Abela watches her family die and her uncle illegally sends her to England, in the hopes of selling her. Told in alternating voices.
Daughter of the sea by Berlie Doherty ( Book )
14 editions published between 1996 and 2010 in English and Spanish and held by 768 libraries worldwide
While at sea during a freak storm near his island home in the far north, a fisherman finds a baby girl, and though he and his wife love her as their own, they realize that they may not be able to keep her from returning to the sea.
The goblin baby by Berlie Doherty ( Book )
7 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in English and Vietnamese and held by 736 libraries worldwide
After nine-year-old Tam's baby sister is stolen away by faeries and replaced by a goblin baby, he must journey to the land of the faeries to retrieve her and bring her back home.
Paddiwak and Cozy by Berlie Doherty ( Book )
3 editions published between 1988 and 1999 in English and held by 722 libraries worldwide
When Sally brings home a new cat, her old cat, Paddiwak, hisses and storms off into the night.
Snowy by Berlie Doherty ( Book )
4 editions published between 1992 and 1994 in English and Welsh and held by 707 libraries worldwide
When the other children bring their pets to school, Rachel feels left out because she can't bring in the horse that pulls the barge on which she lives.
Holly Starcross by Berlie Doherty ( Book )
11 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in English and German and held by 569 libraries worldwide
When fourteen-year-old Holly Starcross meets her father for the first time in eight years, the experience changes the way she thinks about him, her mother, and even herself.
Willa and old Miss Annie by Berlie Doherty ( Book )
6 editions published between 1994 and 2003 in English and held by 528 libraries worldwide
When she moves with her parents to a new home far away, Willa is convinced that she'll never have friends again until she meets Old Miss Annie who introduces her to a lonely goat, a forgotten pony, and an orphaned fox.
The magic bicycle by Berlie Doherty ( Book )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 502 libraries worldwide
A boy finds that he cannot ride his new bicycle during the day, only in his dreams at night, until one day he finally discovers the magic he needs to ride it in real life.
Tales of wonder and magic ( Book )
6 editions published between 1997 and 2001 in English and held by 480 libraries worldwide
A collection of ten magical tales from many cultures.
Jinnie Ghost by Berlie Doherty ( Book )
2 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 441 libraries worldwide
Presents a children's book for early readers about Jinnie Ghost who brings kids their favorite dreams and changes fearful shadows to fun.
The midnight man by Berlie Doherty ( Book )
6 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and held by 416 libraries worldwide
One night Harry and his dog follow the mysterious midnight man on his silent-hooved horse through the streets and to the edge of the moors before being returned home by the moon.
Coconut comes to school by Berlie Doherty ( Book )
3 editions published in 2003 in 3 languages and held by 385 libraries worldwide
Everyday Mrs. Pie brings Coconut the donkey to school, but Mr. Clapper the teacher does not think a donkey belongs there and devises a plan to make Coconut go away.
Old Father Christmas by Berlie Doherty ( Book )
4 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in English and held by 368 libraries worldwide
Godfather Garbel tells the story of how, when he was eight, he and his younger sister met an old man whom they took to be Father Christmas and subsequently had the best Christmas of their lives.
Adoption AIDS (Disease) Animals Barges Bedtime Bicycles Birthmothers Cats Changelings Children's stories, English Cycling Diving Divorce Domestic fiction Donkeys Dreams England England--London Fairies Fairy tales Fairy tales Families Fantasy fiction Farm life Fiction Friendship Ghost stories Great Britain Grief Homeless persons Horses Islands Jealousy Juvenile works Mothers and sons Moving, Household Night Old age Orphans Parent and child Pictorial works Pregnancy Rescues School children Seals (Animals) Selkies Social history Unicorns Unmarried mothers Young adult works
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