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Stranger, Joyce

Overview
Works: 167 works in 486 publications in 4 languages and 9,368 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Biography  Nature stories  Pastoral fiction 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PR6069.T68, 823.914
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Publications about Joyce Stranger
Publications by Joyce Stranger
Publications by Joyce Stranger, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about Joyce Stranger
 
Most widely held works by Joyce Stranger
Rex; a novel by Joyce Stranger( Book )
36 editions published between 1967 and 2002 in 4 languages and held by 567 libraries worldwide
A Scotch Border sheep dog, born in the wilds, is the object of a bet between two men; but their endeavor to train the pup to put first loyalties toward the sheep is thwarted when the five-year-old son of one of them wins the dog's trust and affection and brings danger to the boy and the dog
The running foxes; a novel by Joyce Stranger( Book )
16 editions published between 1965 and 1997 in English and Undetermined and held by 511 libraries worldwide
Encompasses a year in the lives of the men and animals of an English village
The go-between by Joyce Stranger( Book )
3 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 417 libraries worldwide
Driving home one day, a lonely widow finds an injured cat on the road and decides to keep him, a decision that changes her life
The wind on the dragon by Joyce Stranger( Book )
3 editions published between 1969 and 1972 in English and held by 407 libraries worldwide
Lakeland vet by Joyce Stranger( Book )
6 editions published between 1972 and 1983 in English and held by 394 libraries worldwide
Zara by Joyce Stranger( Book )
12 editions published between 1970 and 1998 in English and German and held by 380 libraries worldwide
Richard Proud coveted the golden-brown mare from the moment he saw her. Although he could not afford Zara, he brought her, to breed winning foals that would restore the fortunes of the Yorkshire stud, where he bred and trained racehorses
Breed of giants; a novel by Joyce Stranger( Book )
15 editions published between 1966 and 2005 in English and held by 343 libraries worldwide
Story of the great English Shire horses, whose ancestors carried armoured knights into battle and pulled the plows that tilled English fields
Born to trouble by Joyce Stranger( Book )
3 editions published between 1968 and 1972 in English and held by 337 libraries worldwide
A novel set on an English farm reflects the laughter and sorrows of a young family and also records the adventures of their winning tom-cat
A guiding star by Joyce Stranger( Book )
3 editions published in 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 309 libraries worldwide
Shelley is disables after a car crash that killed her husband. Her six-year old son is confused and angry and Shelley cannot face a future in a wheelchair. They return to the Highlands to Shelley's parents and hopefully can get on with life. Then Star a golden retriever comes into their life and also the man that finds her abandoned in the snow storm. A unique bond is formed between Shelley, Star and Dannie and it seems that at last anything is possible
The fox at Drummers' Darkness by Joyce Stranger( Book )
8 editions published between 1976 and 1982 in English and held by 267 libraries worldwide
Caught in a battle for survival during a relentless drought, a red fox finds a human friend to whom he becomes increasingly devoted
A cherished freedom by Joyce Stranger( Book )
5 editions published between 2000 and 2003 in English and Undetermined and held by 253 libraries worldwide
The call of the sea by Joyce Stranger( Book )
3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 241 libraries worldwide
"When Ellie loses her husband at sea she is determined to protect her son Dannie from the same fate. Moving inland to the mountains, she raises her son on an animal refuge where he becomes devoted to a young stag. But the lure of the sea is too strong and Dannie's mother must learn to release him.' -- from the publisher
Cry to the moon by Joyce Stranger( Book )
5 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 235 libraries worldwide
Casey by Joyce Stranger( Book )
15 editions published between 1967 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 210 libraries worldwide
Life at Wayman's Corner is never dull. Crises abound in the shape of marital friction, careless city visitors, farmyard accidents and Casey the mischievous cat. Farm life becomes exciting when Casey strikes up a strange friendship with Sultan, a Jersey Bull
Hills are Lonely by Joyce Stranger( Book )
6 editions published between 1993 and 1997 in English and held by 185 libraries worldwide
A cry on the wind by Joyce Stranger( Book )
5 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in English and held by 171 libraries worldwide
The guardians of staghill by Joyce Stranger( Book )
5 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 167 libraries worldwide
Torran loved Staghill, so different from the brilliant tropical country where she had grown up. It was a gentle landscape, a blending of soft shadows, under a calmer sun. She and her step-grandfather had lived in the cottage on the hill for eighteen months. The healing woods and the wild animals that she met reached out to her, comforting her. Here she felt safe. But an unseen, unknown danger lurks on the slopes of the hill. Who is intent on harming Torran and her step-grandfather? Who is turning this sanctuary into a place of terror and pain?
Thursday's child by Joyce Stranger( Book )
11 editions published between 1994 and 1997 in English and German and held by 154 libraries worldwide
A Young widow with two small children, life had been hard for Brier since her husband was killed two years ago
Perilous journey by Joyce Stranger( Book )
4 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and held by 144 libraries worldwide
The stallion by Joyce Stranger( Book )
3 editions published between 1981 and 1984 in English and held by 127 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Wilson, Joyce Muriel
Languages
English (150)
German (27)
Swedish (3)
Finnish (1)
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