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Leeson, Robert 1928-

Overview
Works: 131 works in 389 publications in 8 languages and 5,832 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Action and adventure fiction  History  Legends  Interviews  Children's films  Folklore  Educational films 
Roles: Author, Editor, Interviewee, Other
Classifications: PZ7.L5158, 823.914
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The story of Robin Hood by Robert Leeson( Book )
15 editions published between 1994 and 2005 in English and held by 434 libraries worldwide
Recounts the life and adventures of Robin Hood, who, with his band of followers, lived in Sherwood Forest as an outlaw dedicated to fighting tyranny. Suggested level: primary, intermediate
Silver's revenge by Robert Leeson( Book )
10 editions published between 1978 and 1990 in 3 languages and held by 234 libraries worldwide
A sequel to Robert Louis Stevenson's "Treasure Island" relating the events of a second voyage by the "Hispaniola" to Treasure Island in search of adventure, riches, and vengeance
Reading and righting : the past, present, and future of fiction for the young by Robert Leeson( Book )
7 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 202 libraries worldwide
A survey of British fiction for children with emphasis on its historical background and current development
È la mia vita by Robert Leeson( Book )
23 editions published between 1980 and 1999 in 5 languages and held by 192 libraries worldwide
The third-class genie by Robert Leeson( Book )
16 editions published between 1975 and 2003 in English and Hungarian and held by 180 libraries worldwide
Alec's world changes when he meets Abu the genie! Disasters were leading two-nil on Alec's disaster-triumph scorecard when he slipped into the vacant factory lot, with Ginger Wallace hot on his heels, ready to destroy him. There was a catastrophe awaiting him at home too, and of course school was yet another disaster area. But his luck seemed to be changing when he discovered a sealed beer can that was obviously empty. Stranger still, when he held it up to his ear, he could hear a faint snoring
Smart girls by Robert Leeson( Book )
8 editions published between 1993 and 2018 in English and held by 172 libraries worldwide
The heroines of these tales come from five different countries from around the world, but all share an important quality. They are quick-witted and wise. Suggested level: primary, intermediate
Children's books and class society : past and present by Robert Leeson( Book )
8 editions published between 1976 and 1977 in English and held by 160 libraries worldwide
Artikel over sociale milieus in Engelse kinderboeken uit heden en verleden. In een tweede artikel bespreekt de redacteur van de kinderrubriek in de Morning Star eigen werk en enkele controversiële aspecten bij het schrijven in het algemeen
Never kiss frogs by Robert Leeson( Book )
14 editions published between 1988 and 2003 in Spanish and English and held by 157 libraries worldwide
One day Gail's frog-kissing meets with success and her life is transformed by a prince but not quite as she expected
Genie on the loose by Robert Leeson( Book )
5 editions published between 1984 and 2003 in English and held by 153 libraries worldwide
Story of a Soccer player
Red, white & blue by Robert Leeson( Book )
10 editions published between 1995 and 2001 in English and held by 133 libraries worldwide
In an attempt to unravel the truth about himself and his family, Wain writes down three different versions of events, using different coloured paper. But when you start writing you sometimes reveal more than you intended. Just what secrets lie in the red, white and blue? Suggested level: intermediate, junior secondary
My sister Shahrazad : tales from the Arabian nights by Robert Leeson( Book )
5 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in English and held by 125 libraries worldwide
Grade level: 2, 3, 4, 5, p, e, i
The amazing adventures of Idle Jack by Robert Leeson( Book )
5 editions published between 1995 and 2000 in English and held by 118 libraries worldwide
The song of Arthur by Robert Leeson( Book )
2 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 118 libraries worldwide
It is the fifth century AD. A young boy is orphaned as the north of Britain is ravaged by war. Taking up his father's sword and harp, he is led across land and sea to Arthur, the renowned "Boar of Cornwall". Thus begins a retelling of the Arthurian legends, narrated by Taliesin, the orphan boy
Lucky Lad! by Robert Leeson( Book )
5 editions published between 1997 and 1999 in English and held by 107 libraries worldwide
Who is Lad? He has the quality most important to any hero: he is lucky!
The demon bike rider by Robert Leeson( Book )
9 editions published between 1976 and 1994 in English and held by 100 libraries worldwide
Smart girls forever by Robert Leeson( Book )
4 editions published between 1996 and 2017 in English and held by 94 libraries worldwide
The heroines of these six folk tales come from different countries around the world. Including India and Russia
Geraldine gets lucky by Robert Leeson( Book )
4 editions published between 1995 and 1997 in English and held by 92 libraries worldwide
Liar by Robert Leeson( Book )
7 editions published between 1999 and 2001 in 3 languages and held by 87 libraries worldwide
Mack has no idea why he starts looking for Tel. Somehow he just drifts into it. But where do you look for someone when you can't believe a word they say?. Mack almost gives up when the search leads him into very strange situations - some embarrassing, other downright frightening. But something drives him on until, finally, the last clue clicks into place. Now Mack knows where Mack has gone - and just why he is looking for him._______________
Challenge in the dark by Robert Leeson( Book )
5 editions published between 1978 and 1992 in English and Finnish and held by 79 libraries worldwide
The reversible giant by Robert Leeson( Book )
6 editions published between 1986 and 1988 in English and held by 78 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Leeson, R.A. 1928-
Robert Leeson britischer Schriftsteller
Robert Leeson British writer
Robert Leeson britisk skribent
Robert Leeson Brits schrijver (1928-2013)
Robert Leeson brittisk författare
Robert Leeson escritor británico
Robert Leeson scrittore britannico
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Languages
English (157)
Spanish (12)
German (9)
Italian (5)
Hungarian (1)
Finnish (1)
Slovenian (1)
Czech (1)
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