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Floyd, Gareth 1940-

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Works: 217 works in 358 publications in 1 language and 7,897 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  History  Bildungsromans  Folklore  Criticism, interpretation, etc  High interest-low vocabulary books  Comic books, strips, etc  Study guides  Graphic novels 
Roles: Illustrator
Classifications: PR4560.A2, 823.8
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Publications about Gareth Floyd
Publications by Gareth Floyd
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Most widely held works by Gareth Floyd
The whispering knights by Penelope Lively( Book )
11 editions published between 1971 and 1995 in English and held by 567 libraries worldwide
Susie and her friends concoct a weird brew in an old barn, and conjure up a troublemaker
The night watchmen by Helen Cresswell( Book )
6 editions published between 1969 and 1990 in English and held by 562 libraries worldwide
Looking for something to fill his lonely days, a young boy recuperating from a long illness meets two tramps who live in a world that hardly seems real
Up the pier by Helen Cresswell( Book )
6 editions published between 1971 and 1989 in English and held by 531 libraries worldwide
While visiting a seaside resort with her mother, a young English girl discovers a mysterious family living on the pier
The writing on the hearth by Cynthia Harnett( Book )
4 editions published between 1971 and 1984 in English and held by 433 libraries worldwide
A fifteenth-century English schoolboy is caught up in the political intrigues preceding the War of the Roses
Second-hand family by Richard Parker( Book )
2 editions published in 1966 in English and held by 250 libraries worldwide
A twelve-year-old boy goes to a new foster home where he is confronted with a bossy girl his age, a surly older boy who is a rock and roll player, a sick father, and a mother with a quick temper
A year of festivals : a guide to British calendar customs by Geoffrey Palmer( Book )
2 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 247 libraries worldwide
The miller's boy by Barbara Willard( Book )
3 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 219 libraries worldwide
In fifteenth-century Sussex a young boy living with his grandfather, a harsh miller, dreams of having a friend his age and a horse to take him to his married sister
The change-child by Jane Louise Curry( Book )
3 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 218 libraries worldwide
In sixteenth-century Wales, a young girl's fair hair and lame foot make her suspect to her neighbors who fear that she is a fairy child and capable of magic
Little foxes by Michael Morpurgo( Book )
4 editions published between 1984 and 2008 in English and held by 209 libraries worldwide
Foundling Billy Bunch, who is mocked at school and barely tolerated by his latest foster mother, finds his only pleasure in looking after a family of fox cubs in the wilderness by the canal, until others discover his secret
The midnight fox by Betsy Cromer Byars( Book )
7 editions published between 1970 and 1989 in English and held by 191 libraries worldwide
Tony dislikes spending the summer on his aunt's farm until he discovers a black fox in the forest and tracks her to her den
The sleepers by Jane Louise Curry( Book )
2 editions published between 1968 and 1969 in English and held by 181 libraries worldwide
A prophecy inscribed on stone, a bronze Celtic bell, a fabled tree, and a long, straight passageway beneath a hill-threatened by a drilling company and a woman who strangely resembles Morgan Le Fay--lead four children into a stitch in time and to the Sleepers, an early Celtic King Arthur, and his men
The secret garden ; A little princess ; Little Lord Fauntleroy by Frances Hodgson Burnett( Book )
1 edition published in 1978 in English and held by 162 libraries worldwide
Great expectations by Charles Dickens( Book )
2 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 158 libraries worldwide
Young Pip, an orphan is working as a blacksmith when he learns that an unknown person has willed him a fortune. He is sent to London to be educated as a rich gentleman
The Hawk by Ronald Welch( Book )
3 editions published between 1967 and 1973 in English and held by 154 libraries worldwide
Involved in sea battles and political intrigues, Harry Carey becomes associated with a plot to assassinate Queen Elizabeth which in reality is a plan to save her life
The Emir's son by Martin Ballard( Book )
2 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 138 libraries worldwide
A tale based on a Nigerian fable about the Emir's son who amused himself with three selfish, teasing friends until the words of an old man led him to think and change his ways
The hallowe'en cat by Kenneth Lillington( Book )
2 editions published between 1987 and 1989 in English and held by 128 libraries worldwide
Steam on the line by Philip Turner( Book )
1 edition published in 1968 in English and held by 122 libraries worldwide
When they discover that someone is trying to sabotage one of the first steam driven trains to come to their town, two children risk their lives to save it and its passengers
The sand bird by Margaret Joyce Baker( Book )
1 edition published in 1973 in English and held by 103 libraries worldwide
At a jumble sale, three children buy an unusual sand-filled glass swan that makes wishes come true
February yowler by Catherine Storr( Book )
3 editions published between 1982 and 1990 in English and held by 96 libraries worldwide
The new boy at school seems mysteriously secretive about his home life and his new friend Rorey determines to find out why
Small boat adventures by Michael Brown( Book )
2 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 94 libraries worldwide
Thirteen stories about small boat adventures including the true-life account of President Kennedy's ordeal on the PT 109 and fictional accounts by such authors as Herman Melville, Jack London, and Jan de Hartog
 
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