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Horwood, William

Overview
Works: 71 works in 343 publications in 11 languages and 8,242 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Fantasy fiction  Biography  Nature stories  Christmas stories  History  Detective and mystery fiction  Popular works 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PR6058.O719, FIC
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Publications about William Horwood
Publications by William Horwood
Most widely held works about William Horwood
 
Most widely held works by William Horwood
The willows in winter by William Horwood( Book )
27 editions published between 1993 and 2006 in 7 languages and held by 1,418 libraries worldwide
Nieuwe komische en diepzinnige avonturen van het menselijke dierenkwartet uit K. Grahame's "The wind in the willows"
Duncton Wood by William Horwood( Book )
43 editions published between 1980 and 2007 in 7 languages and held by 862 libraries worldwide
Enter the magical, colourful, poignant world of Bracken and Rebecca, Mandrake the tyrant, Boswell the Scribe, Hulver, Comfrey ... and all the other moles of Duncton Wood. Set deep in the English countryside this enchanting story tells of an ancient community losing its soul - but saved by courage and love
The willows and beyond by William Horwood( Book )
12 editions published between 1996 and 2005 in 4 languages and held by 642 libraries worldwide
Continues the adventures of Toad, Mole, Rat and Badger as they reminisce about their past escapades and prepare to turn over the River Bank to the next generation
Toad triumphant by William Horwood( Book )
12 editions published between 1995 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 601 libraries worldwide
When a formidable female enters the comfortable bachelor world of the River Bank and seems to win Toad's heart, his companions attempt to save their infatuated friend from himself
The Stonor eagles by William Horwood( Book )
9 editions published between 1982 and 1991 in English and held by 529 libraries worldwide
The willows at Christmas by William Horwood( Book )
13 editions published between 1999 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 488 libraries worldwide
The twelve day of Christmas are fast approaching and Mole is planning to enjoy every one of them with his River Bank friends. So when the normally cheerful Mr Toad despairs at the arrival of Mrs Ffleshe, a quite impossibly rude house guest, Mole sets out to help. But his plan to rescue Toad goes horribly wrong and faced with the prospect of Christmas in the Village Gaol, Mole will have to act quickly if he is to keep the Christmas spirit alive
Spring by William Horwood( Book )
10 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in English and Czech and held by 302 libraries worldwide
It has lain lost and forgotten for 1,500 years in the ancient heartland of England - a scrap of glass and metal melded by fierce fire. It is the lost core of a flawless Sphere made by the greatest of the Anglo-Saxon Craft ords in memory of the one he loved. Her name was Spring, and contained in the very heart of this work is a spark from the fires of the Universe
Callanish by William Horwood( Book )
12 editions published between 1984 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 276 libraries worldwide
Awakening. by William Horwood( Book )
9 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and German and held by 270 libraries worldwide
Born of the Hyddenworld but living in our reality - Jack knows that he has a foot in both worlds but doesn't wholly belong to either. Even his relationship with his wife can't convince him that this is the place where he truly belongs. He has to decide - is he human, or hydden? Leaving everything he loves behind, including his daughter Judith, Jack travels back to the Hyddenworld to try to find the missing gem of summer. Judith is also a child of two worlds with her human mother and giant-born hyddenworld father. She knows her destiny, she knows who she is supposed to be - but she's tortured. How could she possibly be the legendary Shield-Maiden
Duncton tales by William Horwood( Book )
8 editions published between 1991 and 2009 in English and held by 221 libraries worldwide
This is a collection of myths, legends, battles and quests, as told by moles on the longest night of the year
Duncton found by William Horwood( Book )
4 editions published between 1989 and 2005 in English and held by 220 libraries worldwide
De mollen, die wonen in een woud in Zuid-Engeland, beslechten hun strijd tussen goed en kwaad. Allegorische roman
Winter by William Horwood( Book )
9 editions published between 2013 and 2015 in English and German and held by 218 libraries worldwide
ONLY COURAGE CAN SAVE THEIR LANDS Storms rage as the worst winter in living memory ravages the human and Hydden worlds. The prophesied End of Days is here and the universe is dying, yet only a few are even aware of the forces at work. Jack and Katherine must help their friend Bedwyn Stort halt this chaos by locating the last gem of Winter, something only he can do. Then it must be returned to the Earth's unwilling guardian, their daughter Judith. She will need it to try and reignite the fires of the universe. Yet Stort is riddled with uncertainty. He yearns for Judith, as she does for him, but a love between mortal and immortal cannot be. To find the gem, he must solve this conundrum and vanquish death itself. But can he really lead mortalkind to salvation?
Duncton quest by William Horwood( Book )
12 editions published between 1988 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 216 libraries worldwide
Tryfan, son of Bracken has been entrusted with a special task, to accompany the old scribemole to the Holy Burrows and to carry the seventh Stillstone to its rightful resting place. A dark evil is spreading over the land and as they arrive they find signs of death and destruction and one frail survivor
Skallagrigg by William Horwood( Book )
9 editions published between 1987 and 2013 in English and Japanese and held by 193 libraries worldwide
Unites Arthur, a little boy abandoned many years ago in a grim hospital in northern England, with Esther, a radiantly intelligent young girl who is suffering from cerebral palsy, and with Daniel, an American computer-games genius. This book has been made into a BBC film
Duncton stone by William Horwood( Book )
6 editions published between 1993 and 2005 in English and held by 186 libraries worldwide
Under Quail's cruel leadership, the Newborns have taken control of Moledom, including Duncton Wood but the followers of The Stone have not given up. Meanwhile, Privet, scholar and scribemole, has vanished on her quest for the lost Book of Silence
Duncton rising by William Horwood( Book )
8 editions published between 1992 and 2005 in English and held by 181 libraries worldwide
Only Pumpkin and the venerable Master Librarian Stour have been left to defend Moledom's greatest library against the Newborn Inquisitors. Pumpkin's best hope lies with Privet, scholar and scribemole, and her adopted son Whillan, who have escaped from the wood in search of the Book of Silence
Harvest by William Horwood( Book )
6 editions published between 2012 and 2016 in English and German and held by 152 libraries worldwide
It is August, time of the first harvest, traditional time of plenty. But at the farthest reaches of the Hyddenworld, in sea-bound Englalond, disaster looms. A blight in the land is growing, marked by quakes and increasingly unnatural blizzards. Judith is tasked with healing the land, but this burden is almost unbearable. Lonely and lovelorn, she threatens to reap a terrible harvest of her own. Yet a trio of hydden travellers hold out hope - for both the land and the war threatening the hydden people. For Jack and Katherine, Judith's parents, the shadow of the hydden Empire's army looms large. They must muster allies or it will mean disaster for the city of Brum. And only Bedwyn Stort, Brum's famed scrivener, has the courage to unravel a secret that could heal their world. The lost gem of Autumn must be found and Stort must risk death to seek it. Only his love for Judith will give him the will to endure - and bring her the gem she needs to tame the wild earth
Dark hearts of Chicago by William Horwood( Book )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 149 libraries worldwide
'Dark Hearts of Chicago' combines powerful storytelling with the most meticulous research to produce a novel that is a striking new departure for both William Horwood and Helen Rappaport
The wolves of time by William Horwood( Book )
5 editions published between 1996 and 2005 in English and held by 128 libraries worldwide
The Wolves have raised their first cubs since returning to the Heartland, but the Magyar wolf-pack is regaining its strength. Each species must make its separate journey to the WulfRock, to play out the dramatic events decreed by destiny
Journeys to the Heartland by William Horwood( Book )
3 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in English and held by 120 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names

controlled identity Conan, James

Conan, James.
Horvuds, Viljams
William Horwood britischer Autor für Tier-Fantasy
William Horwood britisk skribent
William Horwood Brits schrijver
William Horwood brittisk författare
William Horwood écrivain britannique
William Horwood scrittore britannico
Конан Д. псевдоним 1944-
Уилям Хоруд
Хорвуд, Уильям
호루드, 윌리엄 1944
호우드, 윌리엄 1944-
ホーウッド, ウィリアム
Languages
English (165)
German (29)
Polish (9)
Japanese (4)
French (3)
Danish (3)
Dutch (3)
Italian (2)
Spanish (2)
Sinhalese (1)
Czech (1)
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