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Wilkinson, Barry 1923-

Overview
Works: 131 works in 275 publications in 4 languages and 3,870 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Juvenile works  Historical fiction  War stories  Western stories  Adventure stories  Drama  Biography  Domestic fiction 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Editor
Classifications: PR4571, 823.8
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Publications about Barry Wilkinson
Publications by Barry Wilkinson
Publications by Barry Wilkinson, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Barry Wilkinson
Cleopatra by Haydn Middleton( Book )
8 editions published between 1997 and 2009 in English and held by 451 libraries worldwide
A biography of the Egyptian queen who gained and maintained power over her kingdom through her alliance with Julius Caesar and later Marc Antony
Jonah and the whale by Catherine Storr( Book )
8 editions published between 1983 and 1992 in English and German and held by 377 libraries worldwide
A simple retelling of Jonah's experiences after he disobeys God's command
The diverting adventures of Tom Thumb : a picture book by Barry Wilkinson( Book )
8 editions published between 1967 and 1969 in English and held by 280 libraries worldwide
Because of his size Tom Thumb experiences adventures unavailable to others--being carried away by a crow, swallowed by a fish, and imprisoned in a mousetrap
The story of Aladdin by Naomi Lewis( Book )
2 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 211 libraries worldwide
Instead of meeting the death the evil sorcerer plans for him, Aladdin acquires the means to win the princess's hand in marriage
Lazy Jack, a picture book, by Barry Wilkinson by Joseph Jacobs( Book )
3 editions published between 1969 and 1970 in English and held by 157 libraries worldwide
Retells the adventures of the lazy boy who could never do anything right but became rich in spite of himself
Puss in Boots by Barry Wilkinson( Book )
1 edition published in 1969 in English and held by 157 libraries worldwide
A retelling of the French fairy tale about the cat who with a sack and a pair of boots gained a fortune for his master
The secret of the missing boat by Paul Berna( Book )
3 editions published between 1966 and 1972 in English and held by 136 libraries worldwide
The unexpected interest shown by a number of people in a salvaged dinghy forms the basis for a mystery involving a treasure worth half a million dollars
Sun and moon by Naomi Mitchison( Book )
3 editions published between 1970 and 1977 in English and Afrikaans and held by 124 libraries worldwide
Recounts the adventures of Sun and Moon, the twin children of Cleopatra and Mark Antony
Agib and the honey cakes by Kathleen Lines( Book )
2 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 113 libraries worldwide
A retelling of a tale from the Arabian Nights in which Agib reunites his parents
Pascal and the lioness by René Guillot( Book )
3 editions published between 1965 and 1976 in English and held by 101 libraries worldwide
In a house in Africa surrounded by jungle, a little French boy named Pascal lived with his parents, a parrot and a chimpanzee, also a lioness
Kidnapped : the adventures of David Balfour by Robert Louis Stevenson( Book )
3 editions published between 1974 and 1987 in English and held by 95 libraries worldwide
A sixteen-year-old orphan is kidnapped by his villainous uncle, but later escapes and becomes involved in the struggle of the Scottish highlanders against English rule--Résumé de l'éditeur
Shane by Jack Schaefer( Book )
2 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 91 libraries worldwide
In the summer of 1889, a mysterious and charismatic man rides into a small Wyoming valley, where he joins homesteaders who take a stand against a bullying cattle rancher, and where he changes the lives of a young boy and his parents
Jimmy Woods and the big bad wolf by Mick Gowar( Book )
2 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and held by 89 libraries worldwide
Jimmy Woods is is a bully who likes to hurt children and old people but he his fear of dogs makes him vulnerable
Ghost riders by Alex Gutteridge( Book )
4 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 89 libraries worldwide
Stephen can't help feeling a little nervous when the family car breaks down on Highwayman's Hill, and they have to get out and walk the 2 miles to Gran's place. He has heard tales that the hill is haunted, so when he hears the sound of hooves pounding towards him fear takes over. Suggested level: primary
The saga of Aslak by Susan Price( Book )
2 editions published between 1995 and 1997 in English and held by 67 libraries worldwide
Aslak and Astrid are both born as slaves, but their father gives Aslak his freedom. On his return home, Aslak discovers that Astrid has been sold, and begins his search to find her and buy her out of slavery. Suggested level: primary, intermediate
The picture that came alive by Hugh Lewin( Book )
3 editions published between 1992 and 2005 in English and held by 59 libraries worldwide
Thoko has heard so much about the man in the picture. Will she finally meet him? Will the picture come alive?
A tale of two cities ; and, Great expectations by Charles Dickens( Book )
6 editions published between 1973 and 1997 in English and Chinese and held by 55 libraries worldwide
After eighteen years as a political prisoner in the Bastille, the aging Doctor Manette is finally released and reunited with his daughter in England. There the lives of two very different men, Charles Darnay, an exiled French aristocrat, and Sydney Carton, a disreputable but brilliant English lawyer, become enmeshed through their love for Lucie Manette. From the tranquil roads of London, they are drawn against their will to the vengeful, bloodstained streets of Paris at the height of the Reign of Terror, and they soon fall under the lethal shadow of La Guillotine. This edition uses the text as it appeared in its first serial publication in 1859 to convey the full scope of Dickens's vision, and includes the original illustrations by H.K. Browne ('Phiz'). Richard Maxwell's introduction discusses the intricate interweaving of epic drama with personal tragedy
My family by Felicity Sen( Book )
3 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 51 libraries worldwide
Den 4-årige Janey fortæller om sin hverdag sammen med sin far og bror
Watch for the ghost by Sheila Haigh( Book )
2 editions published between 1975 and 1986 in English and held by 51 libraries worldwide
Good wives by Louisa May Alcott( Book )
3 editions published between 1989 and 2005 in English and held by 29 libraries worldwide
Further account of the lives of the four March sisters as they marry and leave home to make their own lives
 
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Alternative Names
윌킨슨, 배리
ウイルキンソン, バリー
バリー=ウィルキンソン
Languages
English (68)
Chinese (1)
Afrikaans (1)
German (1)
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