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Charlton, Michael 1923-2008

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Works: 66 works in 156 publications in 4 languages and 3,203 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  History  Legends  Poetry  Historical fiction 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Translator
Classifications: PZ7.L3207, E
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Publications about Michael Charlton
Publications by Michael Charlton
Publications by Michael Charlton, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Michael Charlton
I am adopted by Susan Lapsley( Book )
7 editions published between 1974 and 1984 in English and held by 556 libraries worldwide
A little boy explains what it means to be adopted
Rachel by Elizabeth Fanshawe( Book )
7 editions published between 1975 and 1977 in English and Dutch and held by 293 libraries worldwide
Rachel, who needs the aid of a wheelchair, describes her daily activities at school and with her family and friends
Land of Muscovy; the history of early Russia by E. M Almedingen( Book )
2 editions published between 1971 and 1972 in English and held by 288 libraries worldwide
Discusses the history and people of Russia during the fifteenth, sixteenth, and seventeenth centuries
Gilgamesh & other Babylonian tales by Jennifer Westwood( Book )
3 editions published between 1968 and 1970 in English and held by 241 libraries worldwide
Dramatic and meaningful introduction to Sumerian and Babylonian mythology. Includes stories describing the creation, the Flood, the Sumerian love-goddess' visit to the underworld, and the priest-king's failure to win the gift of immortality
Lucky number by John Milne( Book )
11 editions published between 1989 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 153 libraries worldwide
"Charlie does not go school. He works all day. Charlies shines shoes at Café Colombo. Charlies wants to be rich. He wants to sit in Café Colombo and drink coffee"--Back cover note
Anna by Margaret Wadhams( Book )
3 editions published between 1985 and 1986 in English and held by 118 libraries worldwide
A picture-book showing the effect severe eczema has on a young girl, its treatment, and the changes that have to be made in her lifestyle to accommodate her disability
Mammals by Barbara Lowery( Book )
1 edition published in 1976 in English and held by 108 libraries worldwide
An easy-to-read introduction to mammals which describes their general characteristics and individual variations
Rocks by Diana Ferguson( Book )
4 editions published between 1974 and 1977 in English and held by 105 libraries worldwide
Brief, easy-to-read text describes jewels, metals, and other kinds of rocks and minerals, their sources and uses
The haunting of Nadia by Julia Jarman( Book )
2 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 98 libraries worldwide
Nadia didn't want to go past the pond in the dark. In fact, she didn't want to go past the pond at all. Jenny Greenteeth would be waiting for her, she was sure of it. Jenny Greenteeth - waterwitch, draped in slime. A joke, an old wives tale. But, was it? Suggested level: primary, intermediate
The high deeds of Finn Mac Cool by Rosemary Sutcliff( Book )
7 editions published between 1967 and 1992 in English and held by 90 libraries worldwide
"In the proud and far back days when Cormac, High King, ruled at Tara, Finn the son of Cool claimed the Captaincy of the Fianna, a mighty brotherhood that held the shores of Erin from all invaders. And it was under this Finn Mac Cool that the Fianna came to their greatest glory ..."
Mandy and the hospital by Alison Coles( Book )
2 editions published between 1984 and 1985 in English and held by 88 libraries worldwide
Wheezy by Michael Charlton( Book )
3 editions published between 1988 and 1998 in English and Dutch and held by 79 libraries worldwide
Willem heeft astma. Gelukkig kan hij wel leuke dingen doen. Zoals sporten, of op school een werkstuk maken. Met watervertekeningens in kleur. Vanaf ca. 8 jaar
All in the family ( Book )
2 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 68 libraries worldwide
A selection of poems by a variety of poets, looking at the many joys and sorrows of being part of a family. Suggested level: intermediate, junior secondary
Across the Roman wall by Theresa Breslin( Book )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 67 libraries worldwide
Marinetta hated Lucius the moment she met him. He was pompous, stuck-up, the nephew of a Roman official. He thought her terribly provincial and she found him arrogant and big-headed. But the year is 397 AD and life is getting dangerous and Marinetta and Lucius are forced to act together. Suggested level: primary, intermediate
Rich man - poor man by T. C Jupp( Book )
3 editions published between 1992 and 2011 in English and Turkish and held by 65 libraries worldwide
Adam's money order was for one hundred pounds. Suddenly he was a rich man. Go to the post office and the Post Office official will give you the money. Adam did, but the official did not give him the money. He felt poor again
The desperate journey by Kathleen Fidler( Book )
4 editions published between 1964 and 2012 in English and held by 64 libraries worldwide
Twins Kirsty and David Murray are forced to leave their crofting home in the north of Scotland, and struggle to cope with life in Glasgow, where the work is hard and dangerous. Then comes a chance for a new adventure on a ship bound for Canada. Will they survive the treacherous Atlantic crossing, and what will they find in the strange new land? The Desperate Journey is Kathleen Fidler's best-known story, a true Scottish classic whose thrilling plot will keep children gripped till the end
Duppy jamboree and other Jamaican poems by Valerie Bloom( Book )
2 editions published in 1992 in Creoles and Pidgins, English and English and held by 54 libraries worldwide
A collection of poetry about the joys and tribulations of growing up in the Caribbean written in modified Jamaican patois and reflecting the strong oral tradition of the Caribbean. Suggested level: intermediate, secondary
The unfinished feud by Molly Holden( Book )
3 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 51 libraries worldwide
An Icelandic youth faces great adversity when he attempts to end a family feud by atonement rather than killing
The doctor's daughter by Norma Clarke( Book )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 42 libraries worldwide
 
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Charlton, Mike 1923-
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チャールトン, マイケル
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