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Horwood, William

Works: 81 works in 362 publications in 11 languages and 8,397 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 1,398 libraries worldwide
The further escapades of four animal friends who live along a river in the English countryside--Toad, Mole, Rat, and Badger
Duncton Wood by William Horwood( Book )
47 editions published between 1980 and 2017 in 7 languages and held by 858 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 )
13 editions published between 1996 and 2005 in 4 languages and held by 629 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 576 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 516 libraries worldwide
The willows at Christmas by William Horwood( Book )
13 editions published between 1999 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 472 libraries worldwide
When Toad's annual visitor, the disagreeable Mrs. Ffleshe, threatens everyone's Christmas cheer, Ratty, Mole, and Badger devise a plan to rescue their friend from his unwanted guardian
Spring by William Horwood( Book )
11 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in English and held by 308 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
Awakening. by William Horwood( Book )
10 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and German and held by 279 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
Callanish by William Horwood( Book )
12 editions published between 1984 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 272 libraries worldwide
Harvest by William Horwood( Book )
10 editions published between 2012 and 2016 in English and German and held by 229 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
Winter by William Horwood( Book )
8 editions published between 2013 and 2015 in English and German and held by 228 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 found by William Horwood( Book )
5 editions published between 1989 and 2005 in English and held by 219 libraries worldwide
De mollen, die wonen in een woud in Zuid-Engeland, beslechten hun strijd tussen goed en kwaad. Allegorische roman
Duncton quest by William Horwood( Book )
7 editions published between 1988 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 208 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 188 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 )
5 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 184 libraries worldwide
Duncton tales by William Horwood( Book )
4 editions published between 1991 and 2009 in English and held by 159 libraries worldwide
This is a collection of myths, legends, battles and quests, as told by moles on the longest night of the year
Dark hearts of Chicago by William Horwood( Book )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 145 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
Duncton rising by William Horwood( Book )
3 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 129 libraries worldwide
Journeys to the Heartland by William Horwood( Book )
4 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in English and held by 121 libraries worldwide
Wolves driven out of remote regions of Europe set out for the mountains of Czechoslovakia, the mythical heartland of wolfkind, summoned by the fallen gods. They seek to re-establish the position they held long ago, before Man set out to hunt them to extinction
The wolves of time by William Horwood( Book )
9 editions published between 1995 and 2005 in English and Czech and held by 108 libraries worldwide
The time has come for the wolves of Europe to take back their ancient Heartland. For centuries it has been corrupted and poisoned by the Mennen and the evil Magyar wolf-pack, and only by reclaiming it can the true gods be reborn and the natural order restored
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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
English (176)
German (33)
Polish (7)
Japanese (4)
French (3)
Danish (3)
Dutch (3)
Italian (2)
Spanish (2)
Sinhalese (1)
Czech (1)
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