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Maxey, Betty

Overview
Works: 135 works in 237 publications in 3 languages and 1,487 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Adventure stories  Detective and mystery fiction  Action and adventure fiction  Young adult works 
Roles: Illustrator
Classifications: PZ7.B629, 823.912
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Publications about Betty Maxey
Publications by Betty Maxey
Most widely held works by Betty Maxey
The family at Caldicott Place by Noel Streatfeild( Book )
2 editions published between 1967 and 1968 in English and held by 427 libraries worldwide
An English family's life is disrupted when the father is injured in a serious car accident. Everything goes from bad to worse until the youngest boy unexpectedly inherits a house
Five fall into adventure by Enid Blyton( Book )
7 editions published between 1968 and 1980 in English and Italian and held by 56 libraries worldwide
With the help of their new tomboy friend, four children and their dog put an end to some sinister events
Five go to Smuggler's Top by Enid Blyton( Book )
5 editions published between 1969 and 1990 in English and held by 53 libraries worldwide
Are there still smugglers at Smuggler's Top? The Famous Five go to stay at the large old house and discover secret hiding places and underground tunnels! Then they catch people signalling out to sea - who can these smugglers be? Can Julian, Anne, Dick, George and Timmy the dog discover the answer?
Five run away together by Enid Blyton( Book )
6 editions published between 1967 and 1990 in English and held by 52 libraries worldwide
The Five become involved in a circus mystery while camping with their friend, Tinker, and his monkey, Mischief
Five go to Demon's Rocks by Enid Blyton( Book )
2 editions published between 1972 and 1974 in English and held by 39 libraries worldwide
Since the cottage where they were planning to spend their vacation is crowded, the Five accept the invitation of a new friend to go and stay at his lighthouse. It isn't long before they are all involved in a mystery
Five on a treasure island by Enid Blyton( Book )
7 editions published between 1967 and 1990 in English and held by 39 libraries worldwide
"This is the story of how the Famous Five came into being, and of their very first adventure together
Five get into trouble by Enid Blyton( Book )
5 editions published between 1969 and 1982 in English and held by 38 libraries worldwide
The Famous Five are distraught! Dick has been kidnapped - mistaken for somebody else! The gang finally track him down - to a lonely, abandoned house - but then they too are seized and held captive! Now that all of them are miles from home, and from help, how will the intrepid Five get themselves out of this mess?
Five on a secret trail by Enid Blyton( Book )
7 editions published between 1956 and 1993 in English and Chinese and held by 36 libraries worldwide
Four friends and an injured dog witness some strange occurences while camping on a desolate common near an abandoned house
Five have plenty of fun by Enid Blyton( Book )
2 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 31 libraries worldwide
George is not pleased when Berta, a spoilt American girl, turns up at Kirrin Cottage in the middle of the night - dressed in disguise! She is in hiding from kidnappers, and needs help. The Famous Five are the only ones who can protect her - but will they risk danger to themselves to help out a virtual stranger?
The starveling by Nina Warner Hooke( Book )
1 edition published in 1968 in English and held by 29 libraries worldwide
As winter deepens, an abandoned kitten gradually gives up its struggle for survival until, almost starved and frozen, it touches the heart of a bitter old woman
Five on a treasure island ; and, Five go adventuring again by Enid Blyton( Book )
5 editions published between 1981 and 1992 in English and held by 27 libraries worldwide
Five caught in a trecherous plot by Enid Blyton( Book )
1 edition published in 1972 in English and held by 26 libraries worldwide
While on a camping bicycle trip, the Five become involved in a kidnapping plot
Five go adventuring again by Enid Blyton( Book )
3 editions published between 1974 and 1990 in English and held by 26 libraries worldwide
The Famous Five are Julian, Dick, George (Georgina by rights), Anne, and Timothy the dog. Home for the Christmas holidays at Kirrin cottage, under the watchful eye of a tutor, the Five were not expecting another adventure ... But they found one--and some crooks
Caldicott Place by Noel Streatfeild( Book )
2 editions published between 1967 and 1989 in English and held by 23 libraries worldwide
Tim's family inherits a large stately house in Sussex and to help the family finances, his mother invites three wealthy children to stay during the holidays
Five on Kirrin Island again by Enid Blyton( Book )
2 editions published between 1967 and 1981 in English and held by 23 libraries worldwide
When Uncle Quentin announces that he will be spending time alone on Kirrin Island and refuses to say why, the Famous Five wonder what he is up to and become even more concerned when they discover that someone else is on the island spying on him
Five get into a fix by Enid Blyton( Book )
3 editions published between 1970 and 1978 in English and held by 21 libraries worldwide
In this adventure, the Five are spending their Christmas holidays in Wales skiing and tobogganing in the snow, but adventure soon comes their way, including following an underground passage which leads into the cellars of a tower protected by locked gates, a fierce dog and an electric fence
Five on Finniston Farm by Enid Blyton( Book )
3 editions published between 1976 and 1989 in English and held by 19 libraries worldwide
There's a ruined castle on Finniston Farm! But only the dungeons remain - and nobody knows where they are! The Famous Five are determined to find them - and whatever is hidden in them. But they are not alone... -- back cover
Five go off to camp ; Five get into trouble by Enid Blyton( Book )
4 editions published between 1981 and 1989 in English and held by 17 libraries worldwide
Five fall into adventure ; Five on a hike together by Enid Blyton( Book )
3 editions published between 1981 and 1990 in English and held by 16 libraries worldwide
Five have a wonderful time ; Five go down to the sea by Enid Blyton( Book )
2 editions published between 1983 and 1991 in English and held by 15 libraries worldwide
 
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English (69)
Italian (2)
Chinese (1)
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