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Beck, Ian

Overview
Works: 314 works in 772 publications in 3 languages and 28,496 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Poetry  Young adult works  Steampunk fiction  Fairy tales  Pictorial works  Fantasy fiction  Stories, plots, etc  Picture books 
Roles: Illustrator, Translator, Creator, Adapter, Editor
Classifications: PR4879.L2, [FIC]
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Publications about Ian Beck
Publications by Ian Beck
Most widely held works by Ian Beck
Digory and the lost king by Angela McAllister( Book )
5 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 2,057 libraries worldwide
After having inadvertantly acquired the reputation of being a brave young knight, Digory, now also a prince living in the castle, goes in search of the missing King Widget and finds his life complicated even further when he is mistaken for a wizard
Winston the book wolf by Marni McGee( Book )
6 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 1,125 libraries worldwide
Winston loves to eat books because the words are so delicious, but when he gets trapped in the library by an angry librarian and her helpers, a little girl named Rosie helps him to escape and teaches him a new way to enjoy words
The secret history of Tom Trueheart by Ian Beck( Book )
8 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 999 libraries worldwide
When young Tom Trueheart's seven older brothers all go missing during their adventures in the Land of Stories, he embarks on a perilous mission to save them and to capture the rogue story-writer who wants to do away with the heroes
Puss in Boots : the adventures of that most enterprising feline by Philip Pullman( Book )
10 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 982 libraries worldwide
A clever cat wins his master a fortune and the hand of a princess
Five little ducks by Ian Beck( Book )
19 editions published between 1992 and 2007 in English and held by 884 libraries worldwide
When her five little ducks disappear one by one, Mother Duck sets out to find them
Round and round the garden by Sarah Williams( Book )
23 editions published between 1983 and 2006 in English and Multiple languages and held by 768 libraries worldwide
A collection of traditional play rhymes with instructions for accompanying finger plays and physical activities
Peter & the wolf by Ian Beck( Book )
14 editions published between 1994 and 1996 in English and German and held by 734 libraries worldwide
Retells the orchestral fairy tale of the boy, who ignoring his grandfather's warnings, proceeds to capture a wolf
Ride a cock-horse by Sarah Williams( Book )
17 editions published between 1986 and 2006 in English and Multiple languages and held by 733 libraries worldwide
A collection of traditional play rhymes with instructions for accompanying finger plays and physical activities
Digory the dragon slayer by Angela McAllister( Book )
5 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 730 libraries worldwide
Digory, a gentle boy who likes to spend time alone in the forest and make up songs to sing, accidentally becomes a knight and reluctantly sets off to rescue damsels in distress, slay dragons, and marry a princess
Pastworld : a mystery of the near future : a novel by Ian Beck( Book )
7 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 636 libraries worldwide
In 2050, while visiting Pastworld, a Victorian London theme park, teenaged Caleb meets seventeen-year-old Eve, a Pastworld inhabitant who has no knowledge of the modern world, and both become pawns in a murderer's diabolical plan that reveals disturbing truths about the teenagers' origins
Teddy's snowy day by Ian Beck( Book )
7 editions published between 1998 and 2003 in English and held by 631 libraries worldwide
Teddy falls off his place on the window ledge and has a snowy adventure until a kind man in a red suit helps him find his way home
The golden compass by Philip Pullman( Book )
3 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 610 libraries worldwide
Accompanied by her daemon, Lyra Belacqua sets out to prevent her best friend and other kidnapped children from becoming the subject of gruesome experiments in the Far North
Butterfingers by Juliet Trewellard( Book )
6 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 604 libraries worldwide
When beautiful Princess Bella is kidnapped by a fearsome dragon, it is left to a clumsy stable boy, accompanied by his dog and pony, to save her
The owl and the pussycat by Edward Lear( Book )
11 editions published between 1995 and 2002 in English and held by 588 libraries worldwide
Ian Beck, whose other books include Emily and the Golden Acorn, Tom and the Island of Dinosaurs, and a retelling of Peter and the Wolf, provides warm colour illustrations in this edition, that complement Edward Lear's celebrated nonsense poem
Tom Trueheart and the Land of Dark Stories by Ian Beck( Book )
7 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 547 libraries worldwide
Twelve-year-old Tom Trueheart, accompanied by his friend Jollity the crow, must journey to the dangerous Land of Dark Stories to rescue his brothers and their princess brides, and to try to defeat the villainous Ormestone once again
Oranges & lemons by Karen King( Book )
24 editions published between 1985 and 2006 in English and Multiple languages and held by 540 libraries worldwide
Vingt-deux rondes et comptines anglaises sont mises en musique et gestuées
The Random House book of opera stories by Adèle Geras( Book )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 516 libraries worldwide
This beautiful collection captures all the thrills of a night at the opera
Home before dark by Ian Beck( Book )
5 editions published between 1997 and 2001 in English and held by 505 libraries worldwide
A little girl drops her teddy bear in the park, and he struggles to make it home to her before it gets dark
Little angel by Geraldine McCaughrean( Book )
8 editions published between 1995 and 2004 in English and held by 483 libraries worldwide
A little angel and a young shepherd boy help each other reach Bethlehem to see the Christ Child
The Oxford nursery treasury by Ian Beck( Book )
4 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and held by 455 libraries worldwide
Presents nearly forty color-illustrated nursery rhymes and stories including "The Princess and the Pea" and "The Tortoise and the Hare."
 
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Alternative Names
Bėk, Jan 1947-
בק, איאן 1947-
ベック, イアン
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