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Davis, Terry

Works: 11 works in 48 publications in 3 languages and 3,664 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Psychological fiction  Graphic novels  Comic books, strips, etc  History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Drama  Science fiction  Young adult works 
Roles: Composer, Conceptor, Bibliographic antecedent
Classifications: PR5774, 823.912
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Publications about Terry Davis
Publications by Terry Davis
Most widely held works by Terry Davis
Vision quest : a novel by Terry Davis( Book )
15 editions published between 1979 and 2005 in English and held by 908 libraries worldwide
A high school wrestler endures rights of passage in Spokane, Washington in the 1960s
If rock and roll were a machine by Terry Davis( Book )
7 editions published between 1992 and 2003 in English and held by 771 libraries worldwide
The guidance of two adults and his interest in motorcycles and writing help high school junior Bert Bowden regain the sense of self that had been destroyed by his fifth-grade teacher
Presenting Chris Crutcher by Terry Davis( Book )
5 editions published in 1997 in English and Undetermined and held by 528 libraries worldwide
Throughout, Davis employs engaging literary techniques to make his subject come alive for readers - taking readers on an imaginary motorcycle ride to visit the Idaho of Crutcher's youth, for instance, and introducing readers to Crutcher's mother, Jewell, who offers wry and telling remarks about her son. A portrait of a writer who infuses his work with physical, emotional, and intellectual energy, Presenting Chris Crutcher will appeal to young people, librarians, teachers of English and reading, and college and graduate students of adolescent literature
The invisible man a grotesque romance by H. G Wells( Book )
4 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 482 libraries worldwide
Graphic novel adaptation of H.G. Wells' The invisible man in which, late one night, a man covered in bandages wanders into a village. The villagers soon grow suspicious of the stranger. When the villagers attempt to arrest him, the stranger suddenly reveals his secret--he is invisible
H.G. Wells's The time machine by Terry Davis( Book )
3 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 455 libraries worldwide
Graphic novel adaptation of H.G. Wells' story in which a scientist invents a machine that carries him into the future. While there, he meets a race of gentle humans and evil underground creatures. Even worse, his time machine, his only chance to escape, is trapped deep inside the Morlock caverns
Mysterious ways : a novel by Terry Davis( Book )
3 editions published between 1984 and 2002 in English and held by 339 libraries worldwide
The second volume in Terry Davis's celebrated coming-of-age trilogy, Mysterious Ways offers a fresh and penetrating view of how perilous it can be simply to grow up. Holden Caulfield comes to mind immediately, but Davis's protagonist, Karl Russell, travels a longer road, darkened by the death of his family, the shadow of the Vietnam War, and a mysterious malady that transforms his life. Written in day book form, the book covers six months of the narrator's life. With its sudden descent into physical and spiritual peril, Mysterious Ways provides a startling addition to the Bildungsroman tradition in American literature: a new definition of beauty
La maquina del tiempo by Terry Davis( Computer File )
4 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in Spanish and held by 130 libraries worldwide
Presents in graphic novel format the story of a scientist who invents a time machine and uses it to travel to the year 802,701 A.D., where he discovers the childlike Eloi and the hideous underground Morlocks
Vision quest ( visu )
3 editions published between 1986 and 2011 in French and English and held by 26 libraries worldwide
High school wrestler Louden Swain is a man obsessed, trying to shed 23 pounds in a dangerously short time and take on Shute, the undefeated, tough-as-nails 168-pound champion who's the best wrestler in the state
The rivals by Richard Brinsley Sheridan( visu )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 16 libraries worldwide
Sheridan's first play, is a portrait made of material from his own life, his scandalous marriage to a popular singer of the age and the characters he had come to know in the town of Bath. As his biographer Fintan O'Toole said it was an attempt to inflate everything that people thought they knew about him into a huge, histerical burlesque. Instead of inventing a story and pretending it was real, he could present his own reality as if it were an invention
The Time machine by H. G Wells( Book )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
A time traveler voyages into the year 802701 to discover that the world is divided into two groups, the Morlocks and the Eloi
Vision quest by Darryl Ponicsan( Book )
1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
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English (41)
Spanish (4)
French (2)
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