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Davis, Terry

Overview
Works: 19 works in 57 publications in 3 languages and 3,962 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Graphic novels  Drama  History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Comic books, strips, etc  Children's films  Short films  Sports films 
Roles: Author, Composer, Bibliographic antecedent, Conceptor
Classifications: PZ7.D3177, 813.54
Publication Timeline
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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 )
17 editions published between 1979 and 2015 in English and held by 874 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 )
8 editions published between 1992 and 2015 in English and held by 744 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 502 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 by Terry Davis( Book )
4 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 371 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 )
2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 365 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 319 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
The equation of life ( visu )
1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 224 libraries worldwide
Inspired by a true story. When eleven year old Adam is bullied in his new town on his way to school, he begins to video journal his daily experiences. When he finally takes matters into his own hands, everyone around him is affected. His parents, his sister, the bully and his mother; they all pay a price for their actions
La máquina del tiempo by Terry Davis( Book )
3 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in Spanish and held by 59 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 )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 52 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
H.G. Wells's The time machine : a graphic novel by Terry Davis( Book )
1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 49 libraries worldwide
In this graphic retelling, a man invents a time machine and travels far into the future where he discovers the childlike Eloi and the Morlocks, who live underground
The rivals by Richard Brinsley Sheridan( visu )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 18 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 Eric Brown( Book )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 7 libraries worldwide
"In this retelling, a scientist 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"--Publisher
La máquina del tiempo by H. G Wells( Book )
2 editions published in 2009 in Spanish and held by 5 libraries worldwide
Le Conseil de l'Europe 800 millions d'Européens by Conseil de l'Europe( Book )
1 edition published in 2006 in French and held by 4 libraries worldwide
Vision quest by Darryl Ponicsan( Book )
1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Crazy for you ( visu )
2 editions published between 1986 and 1992 in French and held by 2 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
Eldorado by Terry Davis( Book )
1 edition published in 1982 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
La mq̀uina del tiempo by H. G Wells( Book )
1 edition published in 2011 in Spanish and held by 1 library worldwide
Minority language protection in Europe : into a new decade by Conseil de l'Europe( Book )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Terry Davis Amerikaans schrijver
Терри Дэвис
تری دیویس نویسنده آمریکایی
Languages
English (47)
Spanish (6)
French (3)
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