skip to content
A pack of lies : twelve stories in one Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

A pack of lies : twelve stories in one

Author: Geraldine McCaughrean; Oxford University Press,
Publisher: Oxford : Oxford University Press, 1988.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
When MCC Bershire moves into Alisa and her mother's antiques shop, he turns their lives upside down. Adventure, horror, romance, etc. MCC tells lies to suit everyone's taste.
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Detective and mystery fiction
Fiction
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
McCaughrean, Geraldine.
Pack of lies.
Oxford : Oxford University Press, 1988
(OCoLC)608547347
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Geraldine McCaughrean; Oxford University Press,
ISBN: 0192716123 9780192716125 0761455795 9780761455790
OCLC Number: 17982275
Notes: Date of publication on title page verso.
Jacket illustration by Robina Green.
Awards: CILIP Carnegie Medal
Description: 168 pages
Responsibility: Geraldine McCaughrean.

Abstract:

A stranger comes into Ailsa and her mother's antiques shop and turns their lives upside down. He corners every potential customer and can sell them anything. This book won the Carnegie Medal 1988 and  Read more...

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/17982275> # A pack of lies : twelve stories in one
    a schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork ;
    library:oclcnum "17982275" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/172173#Place/oxford> ; # Oxford
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/enk> ;
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1775199> ; # Paranormal fiction
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/172173#Topic/imagination> ; # Imagination
    schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85128377> ; # Stores, Retail
    schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85128406> ; # Storytellers
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/810720> ; # Antiques
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1134043> ; # Stores, Retail
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/810716> ; # Antique dealers
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/959910> ; # Honesty
    schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85005745> ; # Antique dealers
    schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sj96006204> ; # Storytelling
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/172173#Topic/books_and_reading> ; # Books and reading
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/920687> ; # Fantasy
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/172173#Topic/mothers_and_daughter> ; # Mothers and daughter
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/823.914/e19/> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/172173#Topic/widows_england> ; # Widows--England
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/172173#Place/england> ; # England
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/836454> ; # Books and reading
    schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sj96005687> ; # Honesty
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1134169> ; # Storytelling
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/172173#Thing/children_s_short_stories_in_english_1945_texts> ; # Children's short stories in English, 1945- - Texts
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1110628> ; # Secondhand trade
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1158255> ; # Truthfulness and falsehood
    schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85005746> ; # Antiques
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/172173#Topic/single_parent_family_england> ; # Single-parent family--England
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/172173#Topic/honesty> ; # Honesty
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/172173#Topic/truthfulness_and_falsehood> ; # Truthfulness and falsehood
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1026997> ; # Mothers and daughters
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1134165> ; # Storytellers
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/172173#Topic/mothers_and_daughters> ; # Mothers and daughters
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/172173#Topic/supernatural> ; # Supernatural
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/172173#Topic/antique_dealers> ; # Antique dealers
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1219920> ; # England.
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1174951> ; # Widows
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/967585> ; # Imagination
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/172173#Topic/storytelling> ; # Storytelling
    schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85119429> ; # Secondhand trade
    schema:audience <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/17982275#Audience> ;
    schema:awards "CILIP Carnegie Medal" ;
    schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
    schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/54191408> ; # Geraldine McCaughrean
    schema:datePublished "1988" ;
    schema:description "When MCC Bershire moves into Alisa and her mother's antiques shop, he turns their lives upside down. Adventure, horror, romance, etc. MCC tells lies to suit everyone's taste."@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/172173> ;
    schema:genre "Fiction"@en ;
    schema:genre "Juvenile works"@en ;
    schema:genre "Detective and mystery fiction"@en ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/608547347> ;
    schema:name "A pack of lies : twelve stories in one"@en ;
    schema:productID "17982275" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/17982275#PublicationEvent/oxford_oxford_university_press_1988> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/172173#Agent/oxford_university_press> ; # Oxford University Press
    schema:publisher <http://viaf.org/viaf/140705396> ; # Oxford University Press,
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780192716125> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780761455790> ;
    umbel:isLike <http://bnb.data.bl.uk/id/resource/GB8832349> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/17982275> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/172173#Agent/oxford_university_press> # Oxford University Press
    a bgn:Agent ;
    schema:name "Oxford University Press" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/172173#Thing/children_s_short_stories_in_english_1945_texts> # Children's short stories in English, 1945- - Texts
    a schema:Thing ;
    schema:name "Children's short stories in English, 1945- - Texts" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/172173#Topic/mothers_and_daughter> # Mothers and daughter
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Mothers and daughter"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85005745> # Antique dealers
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Antique dealers"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85005746> # Antiques
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Antiques"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85119429> # Secondhand trade
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Secondhand trade"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85128377> # Stores, Retail
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Stores, Retail"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85128406> # Storytellers
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Storytellers"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sj96005687> # Honesty
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Honesty"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sj96006204> # Storytelling
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Storytelling"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1026997> # Mothers and daughters
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Mothers and daughters"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1110628> # Secondhand trade
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Secondhand trade"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1134043> # Stores, Retail
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Stores, Retail"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1134165> # Storytellers
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Storytellers"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1134169> # Storytelling
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Storytelling"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1158255> # Truthfulness and falsehood
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Truthfulness and falsehood"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1174951> # Widows
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Widows"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1219920> # England.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "England." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1775199> # Paranormal fiction
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Paranormal fiction"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/810716> # Antique dealers
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Antique dealers"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/810720> # Antiques
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Antiques"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/836454> # Books and reading
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Books and reading"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/920687> # Fantasy
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Fantasy"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/959910> # Honesty
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Honesty"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/967585> # Imagination
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Imagination"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/140705396> # Oxford University Press,
    a schema:Organization ;
    schema:name "Oxford University Press," ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/54191408> # Geraldine McCaughrean
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "McCaughrean" ;
    schema:givenName "Geraldine" ;
    schema:name "Geraldine McCaughrean" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780192716125>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0192716123" ;
    schema:isbn "9780192716125" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780761455790>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0761455795" ;
    schema:isbn "9780761455790" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/608547347>
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
    rdfs:label "Pack of lies." ;
    schema:description "Online version:" ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/17982275> ; # A pack of lies : twelve stories in one
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.