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Lawrence, John 1933-

Overview
Works: 147 works in 377 publications in 9 languages and 22,806 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Sea stories  History  Picture books  Adventure stories  Biography  Fantasy fiction  Young adult works  Diaries 
Roles: Illustrator, Author
Classifications: PR5486, [FIC]
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Publications about John Lawrence
Publications by John Lawrence
Most widely held works by John Lawrence
This little chick by John Lawrence( Book )
15 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in English and held by 2,035 libraries worldwide
A little chick shows that he can make the sounds of the animals in his neighborhood
Sea horse : the shyest fish in the sea by Christine Butterworth( Book )
4 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in English and held by 1,914 libraries worldwide
Readers will discover the secrets of the endangered sea horse, one of nature's most mysterious fish, through clear, engaging text and intricate engravings by the award winning illustrator of This Little Chick
Lyra's Oxford by Philip Pullman( Book )
25 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 1,800 libraries worldwide
Lyra and Pantalaimon (now a pine-marten) are back at Oxford, but their peace is shattered by Ragi, the daemon of the witch Yelena, who is searching for a healing elixir to cure his witch
Tiny's big adventure by Martin Waddell( Book )
11 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 1,481 libraries worldwide
Katy Mouse teaches her younger brother, Tiny, the names of some of the things they see, including a boot, a snail, and a pheasant, when they go to the cornfield to play games
Once upon a time in the North by Philip Pullman( Book )
8 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 1,413 libraries worldwide
Fantasy
A Christmas card by Paul Theroux( Book )
6 editions published in 1978 in English and Undetermined and held by 916 libraries worldwide
Lost in a New England snowstorm, a family is sheltered by a mysterious old man who disappears the next morning, leaving behind a magical "Christmas card."
The sound of coaches by Leon Garfield( Book )
7 editions published between 1974 and 1984 in English and held by 817 libraries worldwide
Orphaned at birth and adopted by a coachman and his wife, a young aman struggles to discover his origins
Uninvited ghosts and other stories by Penelope Lively( Book )
7 editions published between 1984 and 1988 in English and held by 811 libraries worldwide
En samling satiriske og fantastiske fortællinger
Christmas on Exeter Street by Diana Hendry( Book )
6 editions published between 1989 and 2013 in English and Japanese and held by 689 libraries worldwide
Christmas brings aunts, uncles, friends, and strangers to the house on Exeter Street, where the holiday gradually becomes a crowded but festive occasion
A New treasury of poetry ( Book )
3 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 680 libraries worldwide
A celebration of English verse. Includes poems by William Blake, Christopher Smart, Robert Louis Stevenson, Christina Rossetti, Walter de la Mare, Eleanor Farjeon, Ted Hughes, Charles Causley, and many others
Christmas spirit : two stories by Robert Westall( Book )
5 editions published between 1992 and 2007 in English and held by 592 libraries worldwide
Treasure Island by Robert Louis Stevenson( Book )
11 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in English and German and held by 574 libraries worldwide
While going through the possessions of a deceased guest who owed them money, the mistress of the inn and her son find a treasure map that leads them to a pirate's fortune
John Clare's autobiographical writings by John Clare( Book )
2 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 522 libraries worldwide
London snow : a Christmas story by Paul Theroux( Book )
5 editions published between 1979 and 1982 in English and held by 472 libraries worldwide
At Christmas time two orphans and their guardian search through snowbound London for their missing landlord, even though he has threatened to evict them
Emily's own elephant by Philippa Pearce( Book )
5 editions published between 1987 and 1989 in English and held by 450 libraries worldwide
When the zoo is unable to keep a miniature elephant, Emily and her parents make a home for it and its monkey friend in their lovely meadow with a river running by
King of Kings by Susan Hill( Book )
5 editions published between 1993 and 1995 in English and held by 407 libraries worldwide
Very early Christmas Day, a lonely, elderly widower finds a tiny baby
A nature diary by Richard Adams( Book )
1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 390 libraries worldwide
The mysteries of Zigomar : poems and stories by Allan Ahlberg( Book )
4 editions published between 1997 and 1999 in English and held by 353 libraries worldwide
A collection of poems, including "Getting up for School" and "Cemetery Road," and short stories, including "The Paper Boy" and "Snow White Lies."
Tales from Watership Down by Richard Adams( Book )
6 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and Romanian and held by 312 libraries worldwide
Traditional folks stories - the adventures of El-ahrairah, the mythical rabbit hero, Rabscuttle his friend and their journey home and encounters with the Black Rabbit of Inle. Stories about Hazel, Fiver, Bigwig and their friends including the obsessive doe Flyairth and Hyzenthlay the Chief Rabbit
Poems for the young ( Book )
3 editions published between 1992 and 1995 in English and held by 304 libraries worldwide
An illustrated collection of traditional rhymes and modern poems on a variety of subjects
 
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Alternative Names
Rorensu, Jon 1933-
ロレンス, ジョン
Languages
English (125)
French (5)
German (4)
Japanese (2)
Italian (2)
Chinese (1)
Romanian (1)
Dutch (1)
Finnish (1)
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