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Lawrence, John 1933-

Overview
Works: 140 works in 420 publications in 8 languages and 24,527 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  History  Picture books  Adventure stories  Sea stories  Biography  Fantasy fiction  Young adult works  Pictorial works 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Engraver
Classifications: PR5486, [FIC]
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Publications about John Lawrence
Publications by John Lawrence
Most widely held works about John Lawrence
 
Most widely held works by John Lawrence
Sea horse : the shyest fish in the sea by Christine Butterworth( Book )
12 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in English and held by 2,140 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
Tales from Watership Down by Richard Adams( Book )
7 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and Romanian and held by 2,064 libraries worldwide
Nineteen interconnected stories set in the world of rabbits. In one of them the rabbit hero, El-ahrairah, obtains for his people the sense of smell, in another he saves them from an invasion by rats. A sequel to the 1974 novel, Watership Down
This little chick by John Lawrence( Book )
14 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in English and held by 2,001 libraries worldwide
A little chick shows that he can make the sounds of the animals in his neighborhood
Once upon a time in the North by Philip Pullman( Book )
11 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,475 libraries worldwide
In a time before Lyra Silvertongue was born, the tough American balloonist Lee Scoresby and the great armored bear Iorek Byrnison meet when Lee and his hare daemon Hester crash-land their trading balloon onto a port in the far Arctic North and find themselves in the middle of a political powder keg
Lyra's Oxford by Philip Pullman( Book )
25 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 1,457 libraries worldwide
Lyra og hendes dæmon Pantalaimon, nu som skovmår, er tilbage i Oxford, men freden forstyrres af Ragi, heksen Yelenas dæmon, som leder efter en eleksir, der kan kurerere Yelena
Tiny's big adventure by Martin Waddell( Book )
10 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in English and French and held by 1,454 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
A Christmas card by Paul Theroux( Book )
6 editions published in 1978 in English and Undetermined and held by 888 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 )
8 editions published between 1974 and 1984 in English and held by 809 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 781 libraries worldwide
En samling satiriske og fantastiske fortællinger
A New treasury of poetry ( Book )
5 editions published in 1990 in English and German and held by 679 libraries worldwide
A celebration of English verse. Includes poems by William Blake, Christopher Smart, Robert Louis Stevenson, Christiana 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 574 libraries worldwide
A ghost and a cat arrive for the holidays in this pair of Christmas stories
Treasure Island by Robert Louis Stevenson( Book )
13 editions published between 1986 and 2010 in 3 languages 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 to a pirate fortune as well as great danger
John Clare's autobiographical writings by John Clare( Book )
3 editions published in 1983 in English and Undetermined and held by 513 libraries worldwide
London snow : a Christmas story by Paul Theroux( Book )
6 editions published between 1979 and 1982 in English and held by 462 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
Christmas on Exeter Street by Diana Hendry( Book )
1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 448 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
Emily's own elephant by Philippa Pearce( Book )
6 editions published between 1987 and 1989 in English and held by 437 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 388 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 378 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 337 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."
Our exploits at West Poley by Thomas Hardy( Book )
8 editions published between 1978 and 1981 in English and German and held by 290 libraries worldwide
While exploring a cave, two boys divert the course of a stream and set off a strange chain of events
 
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Alternative Names
John Lawrence englischer Illustrator
John Lawrence English illustrator and wood engraver
Rorensu, Jon 1933-
ロレンス, ジョン
Languages
English (137)
German (6)
French (5)
Chinese (3)
Dutch (3)
Italian (2)
Romanian (1)
Finnish (1)
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