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Jones, Diana Wynne

Overview
Works: 498 works in 1,966 publications in 6 languages and 70,981 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Fantasy fiction  Young adult works  Drama  Film adaptations  Fantasy fiction, English  Occult fiction  Dictionaries  Graphic novels 
Roles: Bibliographic antecedent, Editor, Author of afterword, colophon, etc., Author of introduction, Illustrator, Adapter
Classifications: PZ7.J684, [FIC]
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Howl's moving castle by Diana Wynne Jones( Book )
57 editions published between 1986 and 2014 in English and Chinese and held by 3,716 libraries worldwide
Eldest of three sisters in a land where it is considered to be a misfortune, Sophie is resigned to her fate as a hat shop apprentice until a witch turns her into an old woman and she finds herself in the castle of the greatly feared wizard Howl
Castle in the air by Diana Wynne Jones( Book )
32 editions published between 1990 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 2,360 libraries worldwide
Having long indulged himself in daydreams more exciting than his mundane life as a carpet merchant, Abdullah unexpectedly purchases a magic carpet and his life changes dramatically
Witch week by Diana Wynne Jones( Book )
54 editions published between 1982 and 2014 in English and held by 2,228 libraries worldwide
When a teacher at an English boarding school finds a note on his desk accusing someone in the class of being a witch, magical things begin to happen and an Inquisitor is summoned
Charmed life by Diana Wynne Jones( Book )
58 editions published between 1977 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 2,044 libraries worldwide
Gwendolen Chant and her brother Cat find the Chrestomancie Castle family's magic powers difficult to counter with the inferior powers of the Coven Street witches
Enchanted glass by Diana Wynne Jones( Book )
17 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in English and held by 2,005 libraries worldwide
After his grandfather dies, Andrew Hope inherits a house and surrounding land in an English village, but things become very complicated when young orphan Aidan shows up and suddenly a host of variously magical townsfolk and interlopers start intruding on their lives
The lives of Christopher Chant by Diana Wynne Jones( Book )
41 editions published between 1988 and 2014 in English and held by 1,999 libraries worldwide
Young Christopher Chant, in training to become the next Chrestomanci or head controller of magic in the world, becomes a key figure in a battle with renegade sorcerers because he has nine lives. At night Christopher can leave his body and travel from London to other worlds. Fantasy Literature for Children and Young Adults, 4th ed. After Christopher discovers that his dreams are so realistic that he can actually visit other worlds and bring things back from them, he must decide whether his beloved uncle's encouragement of these expeditions is altruistic or part of a frightening illegal scheme. Carnegie Medal Commended Book, 1988. This book is a prequel to Charmed Life (1978), The Magicians of Caprona (1980), and Witch Week (1982). Outstanding Quality. Library of Congress Summary. Young Christopher Chant, in training to become the next Chrestomanci or head controller of magic in the world, becomes a key figure in a battle with renegade sorcerers because he has nine lives
Dark Lord of Derkholm by Diana Wynne Jones( Book )
22 editions published between 1998 and 2014 in English and held by 1,810 libraries worldwide
Derk, an unconventional wizard, and his magical family become involved in a plan to put a stop to the devastating tours of their world arranged by the tyrannical Mr. Chesney
The Merlin Conspiracy by Diana Wynne Jones( Book )
18 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in English and held by 1,789 libraries worldwide
Roddy and Nick, two teenagers with magical powers they are just learning to use, find that they must work together to save Roddy's home world of Blest from destruction by power-hungry wizards
Dogsbody by Diana Wynne Jones( Book )
28 editions published between 1975 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,698 libraries worldwide
Sirius the dog star, is reborn on earth as a puppy with a mission to search for the lost Zoi, the murder weapon of the stars
House of many ways by Diana Wynne Jones( Book )
18 editions published between 2008 and 2014 in English and held by 1,695 libraries worldwide
When Charmain is asked to housesit for Great Uncle William, the Royal Wizard of Norland, she is ecstatic to get away from her parents, but finds that his house is much more than it seems
Year of the griffin by Diana Wynne Jones( Book )
16 editions published between 2000 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,567 libraries worldwide
Sequel to The Dark Lord of Derkholm
The Pinhoe egg by Diana Wynne Jones( Book )
15 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in English and held by 1,499 libraries worldwide
Two powerful young enchanters, Cat, the future Chrestomanci, and Marianne, who is being trained to be Gammer of the Pinhoes, work together as friends to try to end an illegal witches' war and, in the process, right some old wrongs
The magicians of Caprona by Diana Wynne Jones( Book )
46 editions published between 1980 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,474 libraries worldwide
After two centuries of feuding the powers of the two families of magicians in mythical Caprona are too weak to stop an incipient war, but the younger members of the families find a way
Conrad's fate by Diana Wynne Jones( Book )
25 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in English and held by 1,449 libraries worldwide
When his uncle sends him to work at the mysterious Stallery Mansion, twelve-year-old Conrad Tesdinic overcomes his bad karma and discovers in the mansion's winecellar the source of the magic that threatens to pull his world into one of the eleven other parallel universes
Cart and cwidder by Diana Wynne Jones( Book )
37 editions published between 1975 and 2014 in English and held by 1,405 libraries worldwide
When their father, a traveling minstrel, is killed, three children involved in rebellion and intrigue inherit a lute-like cwidder with more than musical powers
Earwig and the witch by Diana Wynne Jones( Book )
13 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in English and held by 1,386 libraries worldwide
Although an orphan, Earwig has always enjoyed living at St. Morwald's, where she manages to make everyone do her bidding, but when she is taken in by foster parents who are actually a witch and a demon, she has a hard time trying to turn the situation to her advantage
Fire and hemlock by Diana Wynne Jones( Book )
28 editions published between 1984 and 2014 in English and held by 1,376 libraries worldwide
At nineteen, Polly has two sets of sometimes overlapping, sometimes conflicting memories, the real-life ones of school days and her parents' divorce, and the heroic adventure ones that began the day she accidentally gate-crashed a funeral and met the cellist Thomas Lynn
A tale of Time City by Diana Wynne Jones( Book )
26 editions published between 1986 and 2014 in English and held by 1,354 libraries worldwide
In 1939 an eleven-year-old London girl is kidnapped to Time City, a place existing outside the stream of time and manipulating the history of humanity, where she finds the inhabitants facing their worst hour of crisis
Archer's Goon by Diana Wynne Jones( Book )
27 editions published between 1984 and 2014 in English and held by 1,340 libraries worldwide
After the Goon moves into the Sykes' house and refuses to budge, thirteen-year-old Howard learns some startling information about his family, including that fact that he is adopted and that his father is connected with seven wizards who run their town
The game by Diana Wynne Jones( Book )
7 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 1,198 libraries worldwide
Sent to a boisterous family gathering in Ireland by her overly strict grandmother, orphaned Hayley feels out of place until her unruly cousins include her in a special game involving travel through the mythosphere, the place where all the world's stories can be found, and where some secrets of her past are revealed
 
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Alternative Names
Jōnzu, Daiana Win 1934-2011
Uinn Dzjons, Diana
Wynne, Diana.
Wynne Diana 1934-....
Wynne, Diana 1934-2011
Wynne Jones, Diana
Wynne Jones, Diana 1934-2011
ג׳ונס, דיאנה ווין
ジョーンズ, ダイアナ・ウィン
ジョーンズ, ディアナ・ウィン
Languages
English (628)
Japanese (15)
Chinese (4)
French (2)
Hebrew (1)
Indonesian (1)
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