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Anderson, Wayne

Overview
Works: 94 works in 275 publications in 7 languages and 11,505 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  History  Pictorial works  Christmas stories  Fairy tales  Toy and movable books  Picture books  Comic books, strips, etc  Folklore 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Creator, Editor
Classifications: PZ8.A542, E
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Wayne Anderson
Publications by Wayne Anderson
Most widely held works by Wayne Anderson
Dragons : truth, myth, and legend by David Passes( Book )
23 editions published between 1992 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 1,341 libraries worldwide
Presents various myths and legends about dragons and discusses dragon lore from around the world
The dragon machine by Helen Ward( Book )
7 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in English and Indonesian and held by 1,183 libraries worldwide
George sees dragons everywhere, but since he is the only one that sees them trouble begins. He must lead the dragons back to the great wilderness where they belong and then find his way home again
The flight of dragons by Peter Dickinson( Book )
6 editions published between 1979 and 1998 in English and Dutch and held by 824 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 791 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 )
8 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 719 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 578 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 535 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 412 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
Thumbelina by Alison Ainsworth( Book )
5 editions published between 1990 and 1991 in English and held by 370 libraries worldwide
Follows the adventures of Thumbelina, a tiny girl who eventually meets a young man as small as she is
The tin forest by Helen Ward( Book )
6 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in English and held by 317 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 )
5 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
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 ETA : Spain's Basque terrorists by Wayne Anderson( Book )
5 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in English and held by 261 libraries worldwide
Discusses the origins, philosophy, and most notorious attacks of the Basque separatist group ETA, including their present activities, possible plans, and counter-terrorism efforts directed against them
Twenty-five December Lane by Helen Ward( Book )
10 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and Japanese and held by 194 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
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 190 libraries worldwide
Describes the history of mermaids and other sea creatures in folklore and mythology, discussing their anatomy, magic, language, and encounters with humans
Ratsmagic by Wayne Anderson( Book )
12 editions published between 1976 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 186 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 night in the dinosaur graveyard by A. J Wood( Book )
5 editions published between 1994 and 2001 in 3 languages and held by 167 libraries worldwide
A grandfather and his children are on a fossil hunt
A mouse's tale by Wayne Anderson( Book )
5 editions published between 1983 and 1984 in English and held by 163 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 )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 154 libraries worldwide
Fairy facts and tales from all over Europe are included in this handbook
 
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Alternative Names
アンダースン, ウエイン
アンダーソン, ウエイン
Languages
English (105)
Japanese (6)
French (4)
German (2)
Chinese (1)
Indonesian (1)
Dutch (1)
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