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Pryor, Michael 1957-

Overview
Works: 26 works in 66 publications in 1 language and 2,156 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Young adult works  Fantasy fiction  Detective and mystery fiction  Spy stories  Science fiction  Suspense fiction  Adventure stories 
Roles: Author, Editor
Classifications: PZ4.C68, A823.3
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Michael Pryor
Heart of gold by Michael Pryor( Book )

6 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Six months after the events of Blaze of glory, Aubrey and George travel to the Gallian capital, Lutetia, where it so happens that the lovely Caroline is studying natural history
Word of honour by Michael Pryor( Book )

6 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 234 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Aubrey Fitzwilliam and his best friend George, after a dangerous ride on a submarine, discover a plot to rob the Bank of Albion and Aubrey must summon all of his magic powers to prevent Dr. Tremaine from taking control of Trinovant
Time of trial by Michael Pryor( Book )

4 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 191 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In order to confront his nemesis, Aubrey Fitzwilliam leads his friends George and Caroline to Holmland, home territory Dr. Tremaine, where they must face supernatural trials and enemies on their own ground
Moment of truth by Michael Pryor( Book )

4 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Albion is at war. Aubrey and George are swept up into the military--but not in the way they expect. With Caroline drafted into the Special Services, Aubrey is sure the combination of his magic, George's practical talents and Caroline's fighting skills will make them a formidable team, but what if the military hierarchy has other ideas? When Aubrey's top secret espionage unit is sent to Gallia to investigate mysterious magical emanations, they discover that Holmland is about to unleash an unstoppable horror upon the world. It could win the war within weeks. Aubrey must decide whether to obey his orders and simply observe, or work with his friends to stop a bloodbath
The extinction gambit by Michael Pryor( Book )

7 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and held by 157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Magician Kingsley Ward travels to the mysterious world called Demimonde in an effort to redeem himself after his first performance ends in disaster and his father is abducted, and he soon finds himself the target of two warring factions
Hour of need by Michael Pryor( Book )

2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Instead of clearing his name in Albion, Aubrey Fitzwilliam chooses to pursue his enemy, Dr. Mordecai Tremaine, deep into the heart of enemy territory, but what he uncovers could change the future of humanity itself
Machine wars by Michael Pryor( Book )

4 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Unknown to the world, a superintelligence has emerged and it wants to eliminate Bram Argent. The paranoid superintelligence can control any machine connected to the net, and it uses these machines as unstoppable agents to achieve its ends. Controlling the entire world is its only way to ensure its own existence. Bram's mother is a high-level computer scientist who has evidence of the possibility of the emergence of a superintelligence. But the superintelligence has become aware of her, and has decided she needs to be eliminated. Now she's in hiding. Bram must flee and find his parents, while being hunted by every machine on the planet. His friend Stella is caught up in the pursuit and becomes a target because of their friendship. Together, they must survive in an interconnected world where any machine might instantly become a lethal predator
The lost castle by Michael Pryor( Book )

4 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Queen Tayesha threatens to conquer all seven kingdoms of Krangor and break the ancient bond between the saur and the land, a young noble named Adalon vows to stop her. He and his loyal friends Targesh and Simangee must find a safe haven, far from the queen's bloodthirsty soldiers. Beyond a river of fire, a lost castle beckons them. Mysteries and magical wonders await the three friends at the castle, but awakening ancient magic brings its own dangers
The missing kin by Michael Pryor( Book )

2 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"As Adalon and his friends gather supporters at the Lost Castle, the mysteries of the enigmatic A'ak continue to unravel. In a cellar deep underground, Adalon is beset by a stone monster. Meanwhile, their quest to stop mad Queen Tayesha, and General Wargrach's own plans for war, seem doomed until Simangee finds a clue in an ancient text that could help them. Do the Missing Kin of the saur really exist? Can the three friends find them and convince them to join their cause before it's too late?"--Provided by publisher
Leo da Vinci vs the Ice-cream Domination League by Michael Pryor( Book )

3 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Help! The Ice-cream Domination League is blowing up the world's ice-cream factories! Enter Leo da Vinci. Inventor, artist, genius and founder of Fixit International Inc., all at the age of ten. His team? Meet steam-powered Isaac, maths whiz and wise-cracking pig Ragnar, and Mina from school, who's super-handy with a hammer. The plan? Ready the Strikebird. Pack the Heat-seeking Cauliflower Missiles. Find out why Comet Big-Kahuna is heading for Earth. Stop the IDL before Mum calls you home for dinner. Start the cheesy launch music and hold on for your life
The king in reserve by Michael Pryor( Book )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Queen Tayesha's plan to rule all the saur is tormenting the land itself. Earthquakes, volcanoes, and vast crevasses are threatening to tear Krangor apart. To halt the queen's plans, Adalon and his friends must rescue a young king in exile. Their mission is thrown into turmoil, however, when the mysterious and terrible A'ak redouble their efforts to return from their magical banishment. Adalon, Targesh, and Simangee must rise to challenge after challenge as their lives hang in the balance and the fate of the world rests in their claws
Leo da Vinci vs the furniture overlord by Michael Pryor( Book )

3 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Leo da Vinci and his team at Fixit International Inc. are on the alert for supervillain activity. The latest threat? The Furniture Overlord wants to conquer the world . . . by turning every chair, every desk and every sofa into a killer weapon that he controls Panic stations, everyone! The to-do list? Head to Basement Level 5 for Leo's latest high-speed invention, the Thunder Raid Lightning Thing. Engage the Fastest Drive. Then tell that Furniture Overlord he's not the boss of you
Blackout by Michael Pryor( Book )

2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four teenagers try to survive in a world without power, when governments break down and the cities fall silent - All the normal rules of civilisation cease to exist
Pearson English( Book )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Head to head by Michael Pryor( Book )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Air time by Michael Pryor( Book )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Front page news by Michael Pryor( Book )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cosmic cook by Michael Pryor( Book )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Out of the silence by Erle Cox( Book )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An Australian farmer digging for water unearths a series of metal-domed galleries containing artifacts of an advanced civilization. In one of the galleries he discovers a beautiful woman in suspended animation. He awakens her and is soon caught up by her zeal to promote eugenic principles as the ideal means for achieving a utopian society
 
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Time of trial
Alternative Names
Michael Pryor Australian writer

Languages
English (55)

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Word of honourTime of trialMoment of truthHour of needThe lost castleThe missing kinThe king in reservePearson EnglishOut of the silence