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Mostyn, David

Overview
Works: 404 works in 629 publications in 6 languages and 12,638 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  History  Conversation and phrase books  Dictionaries 
Roles: Illustrator, Author
Classifications: PZ7.L979737, [E]
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Publications about David Mostyn
Publications by David Mostyn
Most widely held works by David Mostyn
Spring-Heeled Jack by Philip Pullman( Book )
20 editions published between 1989 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 1,176 libraries worldwide
Three children make their escape from a London orphanage and after a series of misadventures are reunited with their father through the efforts of the legendary Spring-Heeled Jack
Simple science by Angela S Wilkes( Book )
5 editions published between 1983 and 1991 in English and Dutch and held by 413 libraries worldwide
Simple experiments introduce readers to basic principles of physics
How things work by Martyn Bramwell( Book )
5 editions published between 1984 and 1989 in English and Spanish and held by 360 libraries worldwide
Designed to provide a bridge between the world of pure science and everyday world of egg beaters, planes, roller skates, etc. The basic idea is explained in straight-forward language and then illustrated with experiments that are safe and simple to do at home
The playground snake by Brian Moses( Book )
4 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in English and held by 357 libraries worldwide
After the children in the school playground stop playing with him, a snake finds a better home in one of the classrooms
Greg's first race by Terence Lynam( Book )
2 editions published between 1986 and 1988 in English and held by 326 libraries worldwide
Greg enters his first BMX race and meets a rider who seems very confident
Round the world in French : with easy pronunciation guide by Carol Watson( Book )
2 editions published between 1980 and 1989 in French and English and held by 325 libraries worldwide
Presents French words grouped under various headings, accompanied by drawings
Andy joins the BMX bunch by Terence Lynam( Book )
1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 308 libraries worldwide
Andy handles disappointment and joy as he tries to earn entry into the BMX Bunch
The BMX Bunch on vacation by Terence Lynam( Book )
1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 304 libraries worldwide
Practicing bicycle tricks at their campsite, the members of the BMX Bunch stumble into a hidden cave and into the life of a homeless man
The BMX bunch turns detective by Terence Lynam( Book )
2 editions published between 1987 and 1988 in English and held by 303 libraries worldwide
The members of the BMX Bunch take a break from practicing wheelies on their bikes to investigate a suspicious character in the park
First words! by J. Douglas Lee( Book )
2 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 300 libraries worldwide
Introduces over 250 words for familiar objects and concepts from home, school, and places of recreation. Special activities encourage readers to connect words in the text with objects in their environment
Picture dictionary! by J. Douglas Lee( Book )
1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 280 libraries worldwide
Introduces the concept and uses of a dictionary. Special activities explore such dictionary techniques as cross-referring and the grouping of words with similar meanings
Card magic by Mike Lane( Book )
2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 279 libraries worldwide
Learn about magic tricks involving cards
Performing magic by Mike Lane( Book )
2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 273 libraries worldwide
Provides instruction on simple magic tricks, including "pen in bottle" and "coin drop."
Close-up magic by Mike Lane( Book )
2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 266 libraries worldwide
Provides instruction on simple magic tricks, including "coin vanish" and "plate balance."
Paper magic by Mike Lane( Book )
2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 265 libraries worldwide
Step-by-step instructions and illustrations show magic tricks with paper
Round the world in Spanish : with easy pronunciation guide by Carol Watson( Book )
3 editions published in 1980 in Spanish and English and held by 233 libraries worldwide
Presents Spanish words grouped under various headings, accompanied by drawings
Magic Mike's miraculous magic tricks : packed with dozens of dazzling tricks to learn in simple steps by Mike Lane( Book )
2 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 156 libraries worldwide
"This brilliant how-to title aimed at children aged 7 and above teaches the secrets of real magic tricks. David Mostyn's warm and witty artwork is instantly appealing and full of humorous details for children to spot. Children will be thrilled by the idea of amazing their friends and families with their incredible abilities and impossible stunts. The range of tricks -- involving coins, paper, playing cards and mental magic -- will give children the opportunity to develop verbal skill, mental agility and physical dexterity. Clear step-by-step instructions to tricks are easy to follow and colourfully illustrated"--Amazon.co.uk
Weather by Roy Woodcook( Book )
1 edition published in 1979 in English and held by 155 libraries worldwide
Describes weather conditions and climates, their causes, and their effects on people and ways of life
The day I fell down the toilet and other poems by Steve Turner( Book )
2 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and held by 150 libraries worldwide
The moon has got his pants on and other poems by Steve Turner( Book )
2 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 144 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Mostyn, D.
Mostyn, D. (David)
Mūstīn, Dīfīd
Languages
English (50)
Spanish (5)
Italian (3)
French (2)
Catalan (2)
Dutch (1)
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