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Maxey, Betty

Overview
Works: 114 works in 223 publications in 5 languages and 1,461 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Adventure stories  Detective and mystery fiction 
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 438 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 )
8 editions published between 1968 and 1990 in 3 languages and held by 72 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 )
8 editions published between 1969 and 2007 in English and Slovenian and held by 67 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 56 libraries worldwide
The Five become involved in a circus mystery while camping with their friend, Tinker, and his monkey, Mischief
Five get into trouble by Enid Blyton( Book )
7 editions published between 1969 and 1990 in 3 languages and held by 48 libraries worldwide
Curious about the big house on Owl's Hill, the Five get into the grounds one night ... only to find that the big wrought-iron gates have closed mysteriously behind them
Five on a secret trail by Enid Blyton( Book )
9 editions published between 1956 and 1993 in 4 languages and held by 43 libraries worldwide
Four friends and an injured dog witness some strange occurences while camping on a desolate common near an abandoned house
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 have plenty of fun by Enid Blyton( Book )
2 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 29 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 have a wonderful time by Enid Blyton( Book )
9 editions published between 1968 and 1991 in 4 languages and held by 29 libraries worldwide
ADVENTURE STORIES. The Famous Five are having a brilliant time - on holiday in horse-drawn caravans - and they've discovered a ruined castle nearby! The castle looked deserted from a distance - but is that a face at the window? Or is it a trick of the light? The Famous Five just have to find out! Just who is hiding in the castle? Ages 8+
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 )
2 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
Five on Kirrin Island again by Enid Blyton( Book )
2 editions published between 1967 and 1981 in English and held by 25 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
Caldicott Place by Noel Streatfeild( Book )
1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 21 libraries worldwide
Five on Finniston Farm by Enid Blyton( Book )
3 editions published between 1976 and 1989 in English and held by 19 libraries worldwide
A story about five children who find a treasure, translated into French
Five on a treasure island ; and, Five go adventuring again by Enid Blyton( Book )
3 editions published between 1981 and 1992 in English and held by 16 libraries worldwide
Five go to Billycock Hill by Enid Blyton( Book )
2 editions published between 1970 and 1974 in English and held by 16 libraries worldwide
This adventure takes the five on a rescue mission to the dangerous tunnels of Billycock Caves
Five go off to camp ; Five get into trouble by Enid Blyton( Book )
1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 14 libraries worldwide
 
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