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Hamley, Dennis

Overview
Works: 119 works in 248 publications in 5 languages and 5,128 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Young adult works  Diary fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  High interest-low vocabulary books 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PZ4.H2215, 823.914
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Dennis Hamley
Hare's choice by Dennis Hamley( Book )

10 editions published between 1988 and 2006 in English and Japanese and held by 400 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A hare killed by a car is found by two children who take it to school where they and their classmates write stories about it - giving it both a new life and a choice to make to the afterword
Without warning : Ellen's story 1914-1918 by Dennis Hamley( Book )

2 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 364 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An English working-class girl comes of age during World War I, as she witnesses the horrors of war and decides to become a nurse on the front lines
Tigger and friends by Dennis Hamley( Book )

6 editions published between 1988 and 1990 in English and held by 289 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A champion fighting cat named Tigger learns to share his house with another cat, who is gentle and friendly, and this spirit of cooperativeness becomes useful to Tigger later in his life
The First World War by Dennis Hamley( Book )

3 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in English and Greek, Modern and held by 239 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows the course of the First World War, from its causes, through key events during the war, to its final aftermath. Suggested level: intermediate, junior secondary
The Second World War by Dennis Hamley( Book )

3 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and Greek, Modern and held by 191 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Second World War was a titanic struggle against fascism and oppression that lasted for six blood-soaked years in the middle of the twentieth century. No previous war in history had been fought in as many corners of the globe, created such a huge industrial mobilisation or systematically murdered so many innocent people. Through fact-filled narrative text, phoographs and quotations, The Second World War examines the causes of this conflict, its violent course and far-reaching aftermath."
D-Day! by Dennis Hamley( Book )

5 editions published between 1998 and 2002 in English and held by 173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fear and excitement grip the nation as the country prepares for D-Day. But no one knows exactly where or when the troops will land. Meanwhile, Philip has discovered a terrible secret and is sure the attack is doomed to fail. Suggested level: primary, intermediate, junior secondary
Death penalty by Dennis Hamley( Book )

7 editions published between 1994 and 1998 in 3 languages and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Radwick Rangers seemed destined to be champions until one of the players is found dead. Soon the rest of the team is being stalked and no one is safe. The game has become deadly and the only goal is to stay alive
Flying bombs by Dennis Hamley( Book )

3 editions published between 1998 and 2002 in English and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pageants of despair by Dennis Hamley( Book )

4 editions published between 1974 and 2006 in English and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traveling north from London to stay with relatives after his mother's accident, twelve-year-old Peter meets a strange man with whom he journeys back five hundred years to a performance of religious plays in which the youth's role determines the fate of those around him
Landings by Dennis Hamley( Book )

2 editions published between 1979 and 1981 in English and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

World War II pilot by Dennis Hamley( Book )

5 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fiction in the middle school by C. D Field( Book )

1 edition published in 1975 in English and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The iron ship by Dennis Hamley( Book )

4 editions published between 1999 and 2002 in English and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The war and Freddy by Dennis Hamley( Book )

4 editions published between 1991 and 1999 in English and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in England during the Second World War, recounts life of a boy from age three to nine years while his father is away at war
The diary of a young soldier in World War I by Dennis Hamley( Book )

2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A fictional diary of Billy Warren, who signs up to go to France and fight in World War I, along with his friends. In his diary Billy records how the big adventure rapidly turns to horror in the living hell of the trenches. Suggested level: primary, intermediate
Ellen's people by Dennis Hamley( Book )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

England,1914 - When recruiting officers comes to Ellen's Sussex village and her brother enlists, she knows that life will never be the same again
Divided loyalties by Dennis Hamley( Book )

2 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Matthias, a German soldier, and Ellen, an English nurse, who met and married after World War I and brought up their children in England under the shadow of prejudice and hatred - This has impacted severely on the relationship with their son Walter who hates his father - When war breaks out again it threatens to tear the family apart completely
The young Oxford book of mystery stories( Book )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Coming in to land by Dennis Hamley( Book )

4 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jack is the youngest cadet to be chosen by the RAF to learn to fly a glider. He hopes that when he is older he may be able to fly real planes in the war. However, for all his flying prowess, he has a fear of coming in to land. Cecil thinks this weakness makes Jack unsuited to flying and when Jack makes a dangerous mistake, Cecil's determined he'll pay for it.Coming in to Land is part of the Shades 2.0 series, published by Ransom Publishing, a specialist publisher for reluctant readers and struggling readers. The Shades 2.0 books offer fast-paced, shorter stories (just 64pp each) f
Watch over her by Dennis Hamley( Book )

3 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in English and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Mrs Cattermole is old and all alone. She's easy prey for two conmen who come and steal her "treasure". But who are the mysterious children who watch over her? And can they help her when she needs them most?"--Back cover
 
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Without warning : Ellen's story 1914-1918
Alternative Names
Dennis Hamley britischer Schriftsteller

Hamley, D. C.

Hamley, D. C. 1935-

Hamley, D. C. (Dennis C.)

Hamley, D. C. (Dennis C.), 1935-

Hamley, Dennis

ハムリー, デニス

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Without warning : Ellen's story 1914-1918The First World WarThe Second World WarD-Day!Death penaltyFlying bombsPageants of despairWorld War II pilot