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King-Smith, Dick

Overview
Works: 760 works in 2,678 publications in 10 languages and 111,846 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Drama  Anecdotes  Biography  Film adaptations  History  Pictorial works  Computer games  Software 
Subject Headings: Authors, English 
Roles: Bibliographic antecedent, Creator, Conceptor, Other
Classifications: PZ7.K5893, [FIC]
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Dick King-Smith
Publications by Dick King-Smith
Publications by Dick King-Smith, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about Dick King-Smith
 
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Most widely held works by Dick King-Smith
Babe : the gallant pig by Dick King-Smith( Book )
38 editions published between 1983 and 2009 in English and held by 4,289 libraries worldwide
A piglet comes to Farmer Hogget's farm, where he is adopted by an old sheepdog and accomplishes amazing things
The golden goose by Dick King-Smith( Book )
11 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and Chinese and held by 3,541 libraries worldwide
Farmer Skint and his family on Woebegone Farm have fallen on hard times, but their luck changes with the arrival of a special golden goose
The catlady by Dick King-Smith( Book )
13 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and held by 3,197 libraries worldwide
Muriel Ponsonby, the Catlady, lives with dozens of cats, many of whom she believes are reincarnated friends, relatives, and even royalty
Martin's mice by Dick King-Smith( Book )
26 editions published between 1988 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,445 libraries worldwide
A farm cat who doesn't want to catch mice keeps a family of them as pets in the barn; but then he is given away to a townswoman and acquires a new perspective
Harry's Mad by Dick King-Smith( Book )
53 editions published between 1984 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 2,415 libraries worldwide
Harry's legacy from his great-uncle, a talking parrot, proves to be a much more exciting gift than he ever imagined
Lady Lollipop by Dick King-Smith( Book )
32 editions published between 2000 and 2012 in 7 languages and held by 2,298 libraries worldwide
A quick-witted swineherd and a pig named Lollipop are royally rewarded after they reform a spoiled princess
Pigs might fly : a novel by Dick King-Smith( Book )
22 editions published between 1980 and 1990 in English and held by 2,096 libraries worldwide
A runt piglet born with deformed front feet is coached in swimming by a duck and an otter and, when the pig farm is flooded, becomes a hero
The water horse by Dick King-Smith( Book )
29 editions published between 1990 and 2008 in English and Korean and held by 2,076 libraries worldwide
In 1930, on the coast of Scotland, eight-year-old Kirstie finds a large egg which hatches into an unusual sea creature, and as he grows her family must decide what to do with him
All pigs are beautiful by Dick King-Smith( Book )
21 editions published between 1993 and 2012 in English and French and held by 1,987 libraries worldwide
An introduction, in brief text and illustrations, to the characteristics and habits of pigs
The school mouse by Dick King-Smith( Book )
12 editions published between 1995 and 2009 in English and held by 1,975 libraries worldwide
Flora, the world's most educated mouse, saves her family during a crisis
Ace, the very important pig by Dick King-Smith( Book )
18 editions published between 1990 and 2002 in English and held by 1,943 libraries worldwide
Farmer Tubbs' amazing pig, Ace of Clubs, eventually winds up on television for his cleverness. The great-grandson of Babe: The Gallant Pig (1983, 1985), Ace understands human speech and becomes famous after he appears on a television show. Recommended
Three terrible trins by Dick King-Smith( Book )
13 editions published between 1993 and 2000 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,872 libraries worldwide
Three mice brothers, ignoring the class system separating the four clans of rodents in their farmhouse, befriend a lower class mouse and form a team to fight cats
A mouse called Wolf by Dick King-Smith( Book )
15 editions published between 1997 and 2005 in English and held by 1,834 libraries worldwide
A mouse with an unusual name shares his musical gift with a widowed concert pianist
Funny Frank by Dick King-Smith( Book )
17 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,800 libraries worldwide
Gertie the hen is appalled when her son Frank wants to swim with the ducks, but Jemima and her mother, the farmer's wife, make him a special outfit so that his dream can come true
The fox busters by Dick King-Smith( Book )
25 editions published between 1978 and 2003 in English and held by 1,702 libraries worldwide
A community of chickens continually preyed on by hungry foxes is saved by the birth of three wonder chicks, who grow into magnificent flying machines and lead a climactic barnyard battle
Harriet's hare by Dick King-Smith( Book )
17 editions published between 1994 and 2002 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,663 libraries worldwide
A young girl's life with her father on their farm in England is changed when she befriends a talking hare that is really a shape-changing alien
I love guinea pigs by Dick King-Smith( Book )
20 editions published between 1994 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,635 libraries worldwide
Describes the habits and behavior of guinea pigs
The invisible dog by Dick King-Smith( Book )
28 editions published between 1993 and 2010 in English and held by 1,525 libraries worldwide
Events conspire to turn Janie's imaginary harlequin Great Dane into a real dog
Clever lollipop by Dick King-Smith( Book )
8 editions published between 2003 and 2012 in English and held by 1,421 libraries worldwide
Lady Lollipop, the clever pet pig of Princess Penelope and her friend Johnny, joins them in their lessons with a magician, cares for the queen's garden, helps restore the king's appetite, and has a surprise present for Penelope's birthday
The cuckoo child by Dick King-Smith( Book )
7 editions published between 1991 and 1999 in English and held by 1,369 libraries worldwide
With the unknowing help of his pet geese, eight-year-old Jack Daw decides to raise an ostrich on his father's farm
 
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Alternative Names
King, Dick 1922-2011
King-Smith
King Smith, D.
King-Smith, Ronald Gordon.
Kings-Smits, Diks
Smith, Dick King-.
Smith Dick King- 1922-....
Smith, Dick King- 1922-2011
キング=スミス, ディック
Languages
English (481)
French (16)
Italian (4)
German (3)
Chinese (3)
Multiple languages (2)
Slovenian (1)
Korean (1)
Dutch (1)
Thai (1)
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