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Ibbotson, Eva

Overview
Works: 295 works in 1,556 publications in 10 languages and 44,916 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  History  Humorous fiction  Detective and mystery fiction  Action and adventure fiction  Fantasy fiction  Adventure stories  Young adult works  Ghost stories 
Roles: Author, Creator, Author of introduction, Contributor, Other, Conceptor
Classifications: PZ7.I117, FIC
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Eva Ibbotson
Publications by Eva Ibbotson
Publications by Eva Ibbotson, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Eva Ibbotson
The Star of Kazan by Eva Ibbotson( Book )
29 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,606 libraries worldwide
After twelve-year-old Annika, a foundling living in late nineteenth-century Vienna, inherits a trunk of costume jewelry, a woman claiming to be her aristocratic mother arrives and takes her to live in a strangely decrepit mansion in Germany
Journey to the river sea by Eva Ibbotson( Book )
77 editions published between 2001 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 2,691 libraries worldwide
Sent with her governess to live with the dreadful Carter family in exotic Brazil in 1910, Maia endures many hardships before fulfilling her dream of exploring the Amazon River
The secret of platform 13 by Eva Ibbotson( Book )
62 editions published between 1994 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 2,581 libraries worldwide
Odge Gribble, a young hag, joins an old wizard, a gentle fey, and a giant ogre on a journey from their magical island kingdom to London through a tunnel which opens every nine years for nine days, to try and rescue the young prince who had been stolen as an infant nine years before
Island of the aunts by Eva Ibbotson( Book )
41 editions published between 1999 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 2,207 libraries worldwide
As they get older, three sisters decide that they must kidnap children and bring them to their secluded island home to help with the work of caring for an assortment of unusual sea creatures
Which witch? by Eva Ibbotson( Book )
59 editions published between 1979 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 2,167 libraries worldwide
Deciding that he must sire a child to carry on his tradition of Loathing Light and Blighting the Beautiful, the Great Wizard Arriman announces a competition among the witches of Todcaster, one of whom will marry him
Dial-a-ghost by Eva Ibbotson( Book )
38 editions published between 1996 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 2,124 libraries worldwide
A family of nice ghosts protects a British orphan from the diabolical plans of his evil guardians
The great ghost rescue by Eva Ibbotson( Book )
42 editions published between 1975 and 2015 in English and Chinese and held by 1,935 libraries worldwide
A young English boy decides to establish a sanctuary for an assortment of ghosts when the homes they have haunted are replaced by highways and other modern "improvements."
One dog and his boy by Eva Ibbotson( Book )
18 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in English and Italian and held by 1,579 libraries worldwide
When lonely, ten-year-old Hal learns that his wealthy but neglectful parents only rented Fleck, the dog he always wanted, he and new friend Pippa take Fleck and four other dogs from the rental agency on a trek from London to Scotland, where Hal's grandparents live
The Ogre of Oglefort by Eva Ibbotson( Book )
18 editions published between 2010 and 2015 in English and held by 1,566 libraries worldwide
When the Hag of Dribble, an orphan boy, and a troll called Ulf are sent to rescue a princess from an ogre, it turns out to be far from the routine magical mission they expect
The dragonfly pool by Eva Ibbotson( Book )
19 editions published between 2008 and 2014 in English and held by 1,564 libraries worldwide
"At first Tally doesn't want to go to the boarding school called Delderton. But she soon discovers that it is a wonderful place where freedom and self expression are valued. Tally organizes a ragtag dance troupe so the school can participate in an international folk dancing festival in Bergania in the summer of 1939. There she befriends Karil, the crown prince, who would love nothing more than to have ordinary friends and attend a school like Delderton. When Karil's father is assassinated, it is up to Tally and her friends to help Karil escape the Nazis and the bleak future he has inherited"--Distributor's website
Not just a witch by Eva Ibbotson( Book )
28 editions published between 1989 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,470 libraries worldwide
Heckie is a "good witch" who wants to make the world a better place by turning unpleasant people into animals
The abominables by Eva Ibbotson( Book )
16 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and held by 1,334 libraries worldwide
A century after a yeti captures Lady Agatha Farlingham and takes her to a hidden valley to raise his motherless children, tourism threatens their peaceful existence and young Con and Ellen take these educated and civilized yetis across Europe to Lady Agatha's home in England
Magic flutes by Eva Ibbotson( Book )
31 editions published between 1980 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,177 libraries worldwide
Guy Farne, a self-made millionaire, falls in love with a lovely Viennese woman, buys a castle to impress her, and finds out that she is too shallow to marry
The morning gift by Eva Ibbotson( Book )
46 editions published between 1993 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,032 libraries worldwide
Ruth Berger, in pre-World War II Vienna must choose between Radek, a young piano prodigy whom she loves madly, and Quinton Somerville who offers a life in England and safety
The Star of Kazan by Eva Ibbotson( Sound Recording )
26 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 1,021 libraries worldwide
After twelve-year-old Annika, a foundling living in late nineteenth-century Vienna, inherits a trunk of costume jewelry, a woman claiming to be her aristocratic mother arrives and takes her to live in a strangely decrepit mansion in Germany. Grades 5-8. 2005
The haunting of Granite Falls by Eva Ibbotson( Book )
5 editions published between 1987 and 2005 in English and held by 866 libraries worldwide
When twelve-year-old Alex's Scottish castle of Carra is sold, dismantled, and moved to Texas, the ghosts that raised him from a child have difficulty relocating
Dragonfly pool by Eva Ibbotson( file )
20 editions published between 2008 and 2014 in English and held by 850 libraries worldwide
Tally, a twelve-year-old English girl, and her classmates at Delderton, a progressive boarding school, help Karil, the young prince of Bergania, escape into England after the Nazis invade Bergania and kill the king
 
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Alternative Names
Eva Ibbotson britische Schriftstellerin
Eva Ibbotson British children's writer
Eva Ibbotson britisk skribent
Eva Ibbotson Brits schrijfster (1925-2010)
Eva Ibbotson brittisk författare
Eva Ibbotson écrivaine britannique
Eva Ibbotson escriptora de literatura infantil britànica
Eva Ibbotson escritora de literatura infantil británica
Eva Ibbotson pisarka brytyjska
Eva Ibbotson scrittrice inglese
Eva Ibbotson Suurbritannia lastekirjanik
Ibbotson, Eva
Ibbotson-Wiesner, Eva, 1925-2010
Ibotson, Eva 1925-2010
Ibotsone, Eva, 1925-2010
Visnere, Marija Šarlote Mišela, 1925-2010
Wiesner, Maria Charlotte Michelle.
Wiesner, Maria Charlotte Michelle 1925-2010
Вейснер М. Ш. М. 1925-2010
Ева Ибботсон
איבוטסון, אוה
اوا ایبوتسون
이보슨, 에바 1925-2010
이봇슨, 에바 1925-2010
イボットソン, エヴァ
エヴァ・イボットソン
伊娃·伊博森
Languages
English (471)
German (46)
Spanish (34)
Chinese (7)
Catalan (3)
Italian (3)
Japanese (2)
Portuguese (1)
Polish (1)
Russian (1)
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