WorldCat Identities

Cox, Michael 1949-

Overview
Works: 81 works in 183 publications in 9 languages and 4,532 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Adventure stories  Miscellanea  Biography  Humorous fiction  Action and adventure fiction  History  Humor  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Author
Classifications: N7440, 823.914
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Michael Cox
Pirates and their Caribbean capers by Michael Cox( Book )

4 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in Chinese and English and held by 250 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This Horribly Famous title will enlighten readers who thought piracy was all treasure maps and apple barrel plots. Six of history's most notorious high-sea hijackers are exposed in all their buccaneering badness including Edward 'Blackbeard' Teach, Henry Morgan, Captain Kidd and Anne Bonny
Mind-blowing music by Michael Cox( Book )

8 editions published between 1997 and 2004 in 5 languages and held by 222 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tune in to all sorts of cool musical happenings, from the birth of the blues to the amazing invention of a sound recording machine. Get to read about mega pop legends, cool classical megastars and superstar rock 'n' roll legends
Tutankhamun and his tombful of treasure by Michael Cox( Book )

4 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in English and held by 170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book tells the whole story of King Tutankhamun's life and death, plus his awesome afterlife. It's an exciting story of treasure and tombs, grave robbers and gold
Leonardo da Vinci and his super brain by Michael Cox( Book )

14 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 161 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

You've probably heard of Leonardo da Vinci. He is dead famous for painting the "Mona Lisa" and designing the first-ever flying machine. But have heard that Leonardo spent ten years making a seven-metre tall horse, thought pink was the coolest colour for clothes and loved to play practical jokes?
Captain Codswallop and the flying kipper by Michael Cox( Book )

8 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in English and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Captain Codswallop's ship "The Grumpy Roger" is stolen, he and his crew set out to find the thieves. But things start to get complicated when a thick fog descends and the Spanish Armada turns up
Fitter, faster, funnier Olympics! by Michael Cox( Book )

3 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From unbelievable tales of triumph (with all the shocking bits left in) to incredible facts about Olympic athletes, this is an aspirational, informative, interactive and hilarious guide to the Olympics-what they're all about and what made them what they are today
Actie! Natuur voor coole kikkers by Michael Cox( Book )

3 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and Dutch and held by 134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Maak een stuiterbal van paardenbloemen of een doolhof voor pissebedden. Doe-tips in de natuur voor elke dag van het jaar rond thema's als vogels, in de nacht en met bomen. Met stripachtige kleurentekeningen. Met hulp vanaf ca. 7 t/m 12 jaar
Johnny Catbiscuit to the rescue! by Michael Cox( Book )

3 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Threat to your pet? Don't risk it - call Johnny Catbiscuit! Dr Septic is about to do terrible things to the animals! Can Johnny save them?
Elvis and his pelvis by Michael Cox( Book )

7 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in Chinese and English and held by 133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Little Fred Riding Hood by Michael Cox( Book )

3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Little Red Riding Hood is Wilf Wolf's favourite story and Big Bad is his hero. But Wilf gets a nasty surprise when he goes to the cottage of Little Fred's granny hoping to gobble her up. Suggested level: primary
Brilliant stuff to do with dad by Michael Cox( Book )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Full of fun, exciting, challenging, "why didn't I think of that" things for any child to do with their dad. Featuring building a commando assault course in the garden, keeping tarantulas, making dinosaurs out of bendy balloons, drawing a strip cartoon, making a zombie-head cake, clipping a topiary monster, changing a car wheel, beach combing, playing miniature golf and even starting your own country
Fitter, faster, funnier football by Michael Cox( Book )

7 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From bizarre tales of triumph to incredible facts about footballers, this is an informative, interactive and hilarious guide to football - what it's all about and what made it what it is today. Packed with funny illustrations, inspirational ideas and amazing activities, this is a brilliant guide to football past and present
Johnny Catbiscuit and the tentacles of doom by Michael Cox( Book )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

How to drink from a frog : and other things you need to know about food by Michael Cox( Book )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of interesting, surprising, and bizarres facts about food and human beings' culinary quirks
ZSL big swamp beasts by Michael Cox( Book )

3 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

They slither, they bite, they go bump in the night. Meet the Big Swamp Beasts! From crocodiles and snakes to birds, frogs and bugs, meet the strangest and most amazing creatures that live in the world's wet, murky and muddy swamps. This highly engaging information book makes the world of exotic animals accessible to young readers. Packed with amazing facts, stories and high interest information about each of the swamp things covered, each spread is accompanied by quirky full-colour, annotated illustrations and amazing photography. Readers will learn everything about swamp animal characteristics, habitats, and where they are found. Each title will contain fascinating feature spreads including conservation information, evolution facts and animal atlases, as well as swamp beast statistics and quirky and amazing swamp facts
Johnny Catbiscuit and the Abominable Snotmen! by Michael Cox( Book )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Threat to your pet? Don't risk it! Call Johnny Catbiscuit!A horde of Abominable Snotmen are on the rampage, terrifying the people of Londonland with their glow-in-the-dark toxic snot! Can Johnny and Felix outwit them before they satisfy their cravings for children and small animals? Suffering sealions! Of course they can!"--Publisher's description
Nightmare at Trowser's Down by Michael Cox( Book )

3 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Dr Trotter is offered a top job at Professor Perfidious's scientific research centre, he jumps at the chance. But when his colleague mysteriously goes missing and the Professor demands he create an army of mutant clones, events start to spiral out of control
10 best ghost stories ever by Michael Cox( Book )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This work presents the ten best ghost stories ... ever - including ... "Body Snatchers"--Join Dr Fettes on a midnight trip to the graveyard; "Night Mail"--take a ride on board a spectral stagecoach; and, "Turn of the Screw" - tune in to Al Mighty's chat line for a spine-chilling tale of children with some very ghoulish 'friends'
Awful art by Michael Cox( Book )

4 editions published between 1997 and 2000 in Italian and English and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

First cave-dwellers hid their mammoth doodles in dark, damp caves. Next - you name it, they painted it - from luscious landscapes and mouldy meat to diabolical dream-sequences. Now anything can be art - building bricks, half a cow, even a bin full of rubbish! In this imaginative guide, you'll meet rich artists, poor artists, dead artists and artists who really made an exhibition of themselves. Find out about some forgers and fraudsters who brushed with the law, palette loads of ancient artefacts, and how to create your own priceless masterpiece. 'Plus' are you the owner of an artistic temperament. -- Back cover
Johnny Catbiscuit and the stolen secrets by Michael Cox( Book )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Pirates and their Caribbean capers
Alternative Names
Piranha, Chad 1949-

콕스, 마이클 1949-

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Mind-blowing musicTutankhamun and his tombful of treasureLeonardo da Vinci and his super brainCaptain Codswallop and the flying kipperActie! Natuur voor coole kikkersJohnny Catbiscuit to the rescue!Elvis and his pelvisLittle Fred Riding Hood