WorldCat Identities

Peacock, Shane

Overview
Works: 43 works in 181 publications in 9 languages and 12,664 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Detective and mystery fiction  History  Action and adventure fiction  Young adult works  Biography  Children's audiobooks 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PZ7.P3126, 222
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Most widely held works by Shane Peacock
Vanishing girl by Shane Peacock( Book )

21 editions published between 2009 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 2,550 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In broad daylight, a high society girl vanishes on a crowded street. Days pass, then weeks; the daring abduction remains an impenetrable mystery, without a ransom note, a single clue, or even public information. The moment young Sherlock reads about it, he knows that it's the case that will make his name
Death in the air by Shane Peacock( Book )

15 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 2,341 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After losing his mother while solving a brutal murder, young Sherlock Holmes commits himself to fighting crime. While visiting his father at work, Sherlock watches a dangerous trapeze performance. When the troupe's star drops to his death, Sherlock notices something is amiss and realizes it was foul play
Eye of the crow by Shane Peacock( Book )

24 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in 7 languages and held by 2,194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A woman is found stabbed to death in London. A young boy is drawn to the scene to investigate the murder and becomes a suspect himself
The secret fiend by Shane Peacock( Book )

13 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and held by 1,669 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

1868, London: When Sherlock's friend Beatrice appears at his door late at night, claiming to have been attacked by the Spring Heeled Jack--a fictional, fire-spitting character from the Penny Dreadfuls--Sherlock assumes she's lying. Soon, however, the Jack attacks again--and Sherlock is on the case
The dragon turn by Shane Peacock( Book )

11 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and held by 644 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Young Sherlock Holmes helps his friend, Irene, celebrate her sixteenth birthday in the summer of 1869 by taking her to see the latest sensation to hit London--the magician, Alistair Hemsworth. He promises to make a real dragon appear on stage--but before the act, Hemsworth is arrested for the murder of his rival, and though he has a motive, Sherlock is not convinced he is guilty
Becoming Holmes by Shane Peacock( Book )

7 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and held by 568 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With a young Sherlock Holmes immersed in despair, the only thing that can rouse him from this blackness comes when he uncovers a sinister plot unleashed by Malefactor
The artist and me by Shane Peacock( Book )

5 editions published in 2016 in English and Japanese and held by 454 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A boy recounts how he took on the attitude of the adults around him and bullied an eccentric painter in 1880's France, before discovering that there is more than one way to see the world
Last message by Shane Peacock( Book )

7 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and French and held by 268 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adam thought he knew about his grandfather, but when he is sent to France to perform three very difficult (and dangerous, possibly illegal) tasks for him, Adam discovers things about his grandfather-- and himself--that he never imagined
The dark missions of Edgar Brim by Shane Peacock( Book )

4 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 209 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Edgar Brim is a sensitive orphan who, exposed to horror stories from his father as a young child, is afraid of almost everything and suffers from nightly terrors. His stern new guardian, Mr. Thorne, sends the boy to a gloomy school in Scotland where his dark demons only seem to worsen and he is bullied and ridiculed for his fears. But years later, when sixteen-year-old Edgar finds a journal belonging to his novelist father, he becomes determined to confront his nightmares and the bullies who taunt him. After the horrific death of a schoolmate, Edgar becomes involved with an eccentric society at the urging of a mysterious professor who believes that monsters from famous works of literature are real and whose mandate is to find and destroy these creatures. With the aid of a rag-tag crew of friends, the fear-addled teen sets about on his dark mission, one that begins in the cemetery on the bleak Scottish moors and ends in a spine-chilling climax on the stage of the Royal Lyceum Theatre in London."--Page [2] of book jacket
Double you by Shane Peacock( Book )

4 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Why did Adam's grandfather have a Walther PPK pistol? Was he a traitor? A spy? Determined to prove his grandfather's innocence, Adam takes the gun and follows the clues to Bermuda, where he encounters danger, evidence of espionage and a girl named Angel Dahl."--Page 4 of cover
The great Farini : the high-wire life of William Hunt by Shane Peacock( Book )

5 editions published between 1976 and 1996 in English and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Unusual heroes : Canada's prime ministers and Fathers of Confederation by Shane Peacock( Book )

3 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Grade level: 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, e, i, s, t
Bone beds of the Badlands by Shane Peacock( Book )

5 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In Book Three of the series, Dylan and his friends are off to the badlands of Alberta. But when they take a wrong turn, the kids find themselves on their scariest adventure yet" Cf. Our choice, 2002
The mystery of Ireland's Eye by Shane Peacock( Book )

6 editions published between 1999 and 2001 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The adventure of a twelve year's first ocean kayaking trip with his parents to Ireland's Eye. The small island off the coast of Newfoundland is the eastern-most settlement in Canada. Or it was. It is now hauntingly empty, a ghost town hanging onto the edge of the unforgiving Atlantic
The secret of the silver mines by Shane Peacock( Book )

7 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Just when Dylan Maples is settling down after last summer's amazing trip to Ireland's Eye, the parental units are at it again- planning another family adventure. Only this time, it's not a summer vacation, but an extended trip way up north to Cobalt, Ontario, in the middle of a bitter winter. Once a thriving silver mining community, all that's left of the town's rich history are the long abandoned mines. A Toronto millionaire has hired Dylan's dad to retreive a fortune in silver allegedly stolen from his grandfather back in the early part of the twentieth century. But was the fortune really stolen? And if so, where has it been hidden?
Monster in the mountains : a novel by Shane Peacock( Book )

5 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While on vacation with his parents in British Columbia's Rocky Mountains, Dylan Maples finds himself deep in the wooded wilderness on the trail of the deadly sasquatch
Last message by Shane Peacock( )

4 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adam secretly lusts after Vanessa, the hottest girl in school, and when his dead grandfather's will stipulates that he go on a mission to France, Adam figures he has a chance to impress Vanessa and change his life from good to great. When he gets to France, he discovers he has not one but three near-impossible tasks before him. He also discovers a dark and shameful episode from his grandfather's past that Adam is supposed to make amends for
Separated by Shane Peacock( Book )

3 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While on a trip to Sweden with his grandfather, Adam finds himself alone in Stockholm and worried that he is being followed
Double you by Shane Peacock( )

3 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Adam Murphy learns that his late, revered grandfather, David McLean, hid a huge stash of foreign cash and fake passports in the family's cottage, he is stunned. Was Grandpa really a traitor, as some of the evidence suggests' And why was a loaded Walther PPK pistol hidden at the cottage' Determined to prove his grandfather's innocence, Adam takes the famous James Bond gun and follows the clues to Bermuda, where he encounters danger, evidence of espionage, and an unusual girl named Angel Dahl. Desperate and on the run with Angel, pursued by a deadly operative, Adam races to other exotic locations, unsure if Angel is friend or foe, or if his grandfather was a hero or a villain. Three clues hold the dark secret of David McLean's past: the letter W, a glass eye with a golden iris, and the haunting words of someone named Mr. Know
L'occhio del corvo by Shane Peacock( Book )

2 editions published in 2011 in Italian and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Peacock, Shane

Shane Peacock Canadees schrijver

Shane Peacock Canadian writer

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Shane Peacock scrittore, sceneggiatore e giornalista canadese

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Death in the airEye of the crowThe secret fiendThe dragon turnThe great Farini : the high-wire life of William HuntBone beds of the BadlandsThe secret of the silver minesMonster in the mountains : a novel