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Hooper, Mary 1948-

Overview
Works: 121 works in 471 publications in 6 languages and 12,400 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  History  Young adult works  Historical fiction  Children's audiobooks 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PZ7.H7683, FIC
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Publications about Mary Hooper
Publications by Mary Hooper
Most widely held works by Mary Hooper
Newes from the dead by Mary Hooper( Book )
18 editions published between 2008 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,049 libraries worldwide
In 1650, while Robert, a young medical student, steels himself to assist with her dissection, twenty-two-year-old housemaid Anne Green recalls her life as she lies in her coffin, presumed dead after being hanged for murdering her child that was, in fact, stillborn
At the sign of the Sugared Plum by Mary Hooper( Book )
11 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in English and held by 822 libraries worldwide
In June 1665, excited at the prospect of coming to London to work at her sister Sarah's candy shop, teenaged Hannah is unconcerned about rumors of Plague until, as the hot summer advances and increasing numbers of people succumb to the disease, she and Sarah find themselves trapped in the city with no means of escape
Fallen Grace by Mary Hooper( Book )
17 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 754 libraries worldwide
In Victorian London, impoverished fifteen-year-old orphan Grace takes care of her older but mentally unfit sister Lily, and after enduring many harsh and painful experiences, the two become the victims of a fraud perpetrated by the wealthy owners of several funeral businesses
Amy by Mary Hooper( Book )
14 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 711 libraries worldwide
Lonely after being dumped by her two best friends, Amy hopes for a romance with Zed, whom she met in an Internet chat room, but the day they spend together in his seaside village near London is frightening rather than romantic
Petals in the ashes by Mary Hooper( Book )
12 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in English and German and held by 658 libraries worldwide
In 1666, Hannah and Sarah escape London, leaving behind plague and death as well as their sweets shop, and when it is safe, Hannah and her younger sister Anne return, only to face the city's Great Fire
The remarkable life and times of Eliza Rose by Mary Hooper( Book )
11 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 479 libraries worldwide
Thrown out of her home by her stepmother in 1670, fifteen-year-old Eliza Rose becomes a companion to the Nell Gwyn, a mistress of Charles II, and learns a surprising truth about her parentage
Newes from the dead by Mary Hooper( Sound Recording )
10 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 313 libraries worldwide
In 1650, while Robert, a young medical student, steels himself to assist with her dissection, twenty-two-year-old housemaid Anne Green recalls her life as she lies in her coffin, presumed dead after being hanged for murdering her child that was, in fact, stillborn
The genie by Mary Hooper( Book )
8 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in English and held by 295 libraries worldwide
Fudge finds a genie in the box she bought at a yard sale and plans to use it for a few odd jobs and a birthday present for her father, but her sister and the genie's misinterpretations make it more difficult than she had imagined
At the house of the magician by Mary Hooper( Book )
14 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 214 libraries worldwide
Fearing abuse by her drunken father, Lucy has been forced to run away from home. She is hired as a maid at the house of Dr. Dee, the court magician, a man on whom Elizabeth relies heavily--even basing the date of her coronation on his advice. The household is strange and sinister. Lucy has a nose for intrigue and soon she has more than enough to satisfy her, for she is convinced she has discovered a plot to assassinate the queen. Now she has to find a way to warn her
The revolting bridesmaid by Mary Hooper( Book )
8 editions published between 1990 and 2007 in English and held by 187 libraries worldwide
Despite all Katie's efforts, her elder sister Gillian is getting married and, what is worse, Katie has to be a bridesmaid and be on her best behaviour
By royal command by Mary Hooper( Book )
15 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 186 libraries worldwide
Lucy has become a firm fixture in the household of Dr Dee, a real-life figure who was court magician to Queen Elizabeth 1. Lucy, in return for saving the queen's life, has been told that she is to work as a spy for Her Grace and that she is to remain with the Dee family and await further instruction ... And then Lucy hears unexplained cries in the Dee house, and finds a young girl imprisoned there. What is Dr Dee doing? Lucy means to find out
Poppy by Mary Hooper( Book )
3 editions published between 2014 and 2016 in English and held by 181 libraries worldwide
Poppy is young, beautiful and clever - and working as a parlourmaid in the de Vere family's country house. Society, it seems, has already carved out her destiny. But Poppy's life is about to be thrown dramatically off course. The first reason is love - with someone forbidden, who could never, ever marry a girl like her. The second reason is war. As the lists of the dead and wounded grow longer, Poppy must do whatever she can to help the injured soldiers, knowing all the while that her own soldier may never return home
The revolting wedding by Mary Hooper( Book )
8 editions published between 1992 and 2007 in English and held by 176 libraries worldwide
"It is the morning of the dreaded wedding and Katie's promise to be on best behaviour falls apart when she tumbles headlong into the wedding cake just hours before the ceremony. Katie's going to have to find a away to get herself out of this sticky cake mess or she's dead meat!"--Cover, p.4
The disgrace of Kitty Grey by Mary Hooper( Book )
4 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and French and held by 173 libraries worldwide
Kitty is living a happy, carefree life as a dairymaid in the countryside. And then, of course, there is Will, the river man who she thinks is very fond of her, and indeed she is of him. Then one day disaster strikes: Will disappears. Kitty is first worried and then furious. So when Kitty is asked to go to London to pick up a copy of Pride and Prejudice, the latest novel by the very fashionable Jane Austen, Kitty leaps at the chance to track down Will. But Kitty has no idea how vast London is, and how careful she must be. It is barely a moment before eagle-eyed pickpockets have spotted the country-born-and-bred Kitty and relieved her of her money and belongings. Dauntingly fast, she has lost her only means of returning home and must face the terrifying prospect of stealing in order to survive - and of being named a thief
The revolting baby by Mary Hooper( Book )
8 editions published between 1993 and 2008 in English and German and held by 169 libraries worldwide
Katie is given the responsibility of looking after her sister's baby one afternoon, and she soon discovers that babysitting is a lot more complicated--and messier--than she ever could have imagined
Zara by Mary Hooper( Book )
7 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in English and German and held by 161 libraries worldwide
Ella and Zara are best friends, and have been since they started school - They both want to be part of the popular crowd, but soon, Ella wonders whether Zara will go to any length to gain popularity, even to the point of betraying their friendship
The betrayal by Mary Hooper( Book )
8 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in English and German and held by 159 libraries worldwide
In this final volume, Lucy is asked to continue her work on behalf of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth I. And her romance with Tomas, the queen's fool, seems to be flourishing - or it is until Mistress Juliette, the new lady-in-waiting, arrives and Tomas pays her far too much attention for Lucy's liking
Spook spotting by Mary Hooper( Book )
3 editions published between 1993 and 1999 in English and held by 157 libraries worldwide
Two girls, a spook spotter and a bird watcher, stay in an old castle
 
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Alternative Names
Hooper, M. 1948-
Hooper, M. (Mary), 1948-
Mary Hooper britische Kinder- und Jugendbuchautorin
Mary Hooper British writer
Mary Hooper Brits schrijfster
フーパー, メアリー
Languages
English (127)
German (33)
French (11)
Japanese (2)
Polish (2)
Dutch (1)
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