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Anderson, Wayne

Overview
Works: 95 works in 259 publications in 6 languages and 10,740 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Fairy tales  Pictorial works  Christmas stories  Toy and movable books  Picture books  Comic books, strips, etc  Board books  History 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Editor
Classifications: PZ8.A542, E
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Wayne Anderson
Publications by Wayne Anderson
Most widely held works about Wayne Anderson
 
Most widely held works by Wayne Anderson
The dragon machine by Helen Ward( Book )
10 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in English and Japanese and held by 1,177 libraries worldwide
George sees dragons everywhere he looks, but they are "ignored and overlooked," just like he is. He likes the creatures, and feeds them, but soon becomes weary of cleaning up after them. He goes to the library in search of a solution, finds a map, and proceeds to build a machine to help him lead the beasts back to where they belong. The child's parents, who are never pictured, finally notice that he is gone, find him, and celebrate his return with a cake and a new dog - or is it a dog?
Dragons : truth, myth, and legend by David Passes( Book )
11 editions published between 1993 and 2005 in English and Japanese and held by 950 libraries worldwide
Presents various myths and legends about dragons and discusses dragon lore from around the world
The flight of dragons by Peter Dickinson( Book )
6 editions published between 1979 and 1998 in English and Dutch and held by 808 libraries worldwide
Combining fact with fantasy, science with romance, the author sets out to prove that dragons really did exist. Taking clues to the size and nature of these fantastical beasts of mythology and legend, Peter Dickinson presents a riveting thesis on how so great a creature as the dragon actually managed to fly
Finding Christmas by Helen Ward( Book )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 784 libraries worldwide
A young girl wanders through the snow on Christmas Eve, looking for a gift for a very special someone. She happens upon a glowing toy shop, but before she can select a present, a mysterious old gentleman scoops up everything in the store
Little Moon Dog by Helen Ward( Book )
9 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 700 libraries worldwide
Little Moon Dog plays with the mischievous fairies who come to tour the moon, but he later realizes that the Man in the Moon is his true friend
Oceanology : the true account of the voyage of the Nautilus by Zoticus de Lesseps, 1863 by Emily Hawkins( Book )
4 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 581 libraries worldwide
Purports to be the journal of Zoticus de Lesseps, written on an ill-fated 1863 voyage accompanying Captain Nemo to explore the mysteries of the deep sea
The squirrel wife by Philippa Pearce( Book )
5 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 529 libraries worldwide
As a reward for saving the life of one of the feared green people, Jack acquires a beautiful and loving squirrel wife, knowledgeable in the secrets of the forest
Faucet fish by Fay Robinson( Book )
2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 405 libraries worldwide
Elizabeth can never get her parents' attention, even after she has filled the house with fish tanks to hold the creatures that keep coming out of her bathroom faucets
Dragon by Wayne Anderson( Book )
12 editions published between 1992 and 2003 in English and Undetermined and held by 382 libraries worldwide
After hatching from an egg that fell into the sea, a creature that shares features with a fish, and insect, a bird, and a snake - but is not any of these - sets off to find its own kind and its mother
The tin forest by Helen Ward( Book )
9 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in English and Chinese and held by 327 libraries worldwide
Living alone in the midst of environmental devastation, an old man refuses to resign himself to the junkyard views that surround him. "Every day he tried to clear away the garbage, sifting and sorting, burning and burying. And every night the old man dreamed." With his bald pate, white whiskers, spectacles and tattered work clothes, the old man is a grandfatherly figure whose human warmth (represented by the tinge of color on his flesh and clothes) puts him in stark contrast to the bleak world he inhabits
Journey to the haunted planet by A. J Wood( Book )
6 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in English and Japanese and held by 298 libraries worldwide
Professor Sponge brings his grandchildren, Max and Lucy, and their dog, Soap, on a journey to a mysterious planet, but is unaware that the planet is haunted by ghostly, shape-changing holographic aliens
Thumbelina by H. C Andersen( Book )
2 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 288 libraries worldwide
Relates how a tiny girl becomes queen of all the flowers after she is kidnapped by an ugly toad
Invasion of the giant bugs by A. J Wood( Book )
6 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in 3 languages and held by 272 libraries worldwide
An adventure story with 10 creepy crawly holograms
The secret history of mermaids and creatures of the deep, or, The liber aquaticum by Ari Berk( Book )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 197 libraries worldwide
Describes the history of mermaids and other sea creatures in folklore and mythology, discussing their anatomy, magic, language, and encounters with humans
Twenty-five December Lane by Helen Ward( Book )
9 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and held by 187 libraries worldwide
One dark, gloomy Christmas Eve, a little girl in a red coat searches for the perfect Christmas gift for someone special waiting at home. She searches long and hard, with no luck. Then, she comes across a little shop, glowing and bustling and full of the most wonderful toys she has ever seen. She goes in, sure she will find just what she wants ... but a special customer is taking all of the toys
Ratsmagic by Wayne Anderson( Book )
12 editions published between 1976 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 183 libraries worldwide
The evil witch steals Bluebird for the contents of the egg she is about to lay. The animals of the Valley of Peace count on Rat to save her
A mouse's tale by Wayne Anderson( Book )
5 editions published between 1983 and 1984 in English and held by 160 libraries worldwide
A poor church mouse is sent on a dangerous difficult quest in order to win the hand of his sweetheart, Princess Barley Mow
Wayne Anderson's Horrorble book by Wayne Anderson( Book )
4 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 159 libraries worldwide
A quiet graveyard comes to life in the night
The fairy-spotter's handbook by Rosalind Kerven( Book )
3 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 153 libraries worldwide
Fairy facts and tales from all over Europe are included in this handbook
The perfect match by Wayne Anderson( Book )
9 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in 3 languages and held by 151 libraries worldwide
Interactive book in which the reader uses flaps to create all sorts of bizarre characters at a wedding
 
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Alternative Names
앤더슨, 웨인
앤더슨, 웨인 J
アンダースン, ウエイン
アンダーソン, ウエイン
Languages
English (108)
French (7)
Japanese (6)
German (2)
Chinese (1)
Dutch (1)
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