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Blacker, Terence

Overview
Works: 285 works in 593 publications in 4 languages and 13,045 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Young adult works  Fantasy fiction  Psychological fiction  Satire  Biography  Diaries 
Roles: Author, Creator, Editor
Classifications: PR6052.L3414, FIC
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Publications about Terence Blacker
Publications by Terence Blacker
Most widely held works by Terence Blacker
Boy2girl by Terence Blacker( Book )
2 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 2,514 libraries worldwide
After the death of his mother, thirteen-year-old Sam comes to live with his cousin and as a prank, he dresses up as a girl for school, but it soon gets out of hand
The angel factory by Terence Blacker( Book )
3 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 692 libraries worldwide
Spurred on by his best friend, twelve-year-old Thomas uncovers two major family secrets: that he was adopted, and that his perfect-seeming family is part of an other-worldly organization
Kill your darlings by Terence Blacker( Book )
10 editions published between 2000 and 2003 in English and held by 463 libraries worldwide
"Gregory Keays is a writer whose brilliant future is behind him. Corroded with envy, Gregory watches as his contemporaries produce better work and live happier lives while he teaches community college composition classes and compiles books about other books. One day, Gregory is convinced, the world will recognize his talents."--Jacket
The twyning by Terence Blacker( Book )
12 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and held by 462 libraries worldwide
"This is a story of courage, of sacrifice, and of survival. This is the story of a rat and a boy whose fates become inextricably linked as their two worlds collide. Eften, a bold young ratling, dares to journey above the underground rat kingdom, where he discovers Dr. Ross-Gibbon's plan to exterminate the rat population. Dogboy, assistant to Dr. Ross-Gibbon, is an abandoned thirteen-year-old with a gift for understanding animals. As war wages between the human world and the rat kingdom. Doyboy must decide where his allegiances truly lie."
Parent swap by Terence Blacker( Book )
2 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 433 libraries worldwide
Because his life is a bit of a mess, thirteen-year-old Danny Bell agrees to let ParentSwap(tm) try to match him with his ideal parents, but he soon realizes that the company is about more than giving adolescents a new start
Homebird by Terence Blacker( Book )
9 editions published between 1991 and 2002 in English and held by 381 libraries worldwide
Thirteen-year-old Nicky Morrison runs away from boarding school and problems at home to the tough life on the streets of London
If I could work by Terence Blacker( Book )
3 editions published between 1987 and 1990 in English and held by 374 libraries worldwide
A child fantasizes in rhyme about the different kinds of work he would do if he weren't so young
Ms. Wiz spells trouble by Terence Blacker( Book )
6 editions published between 1988 and 2008 in English and held by 315 libraries worldwide
A mysterious new teacher, thought by some to be a witch, changes the worst class in the school into the best with some strange and wonderful tricks
In stitches with Ms. Wiz by Terence Blacker( Book )
2 editions published between 1988 and 2008 in English and held by 298 libraries worldwide
The magical Ms. Wiz helps Jack when he goes to the hospital to have an operation, but the doctors become suspicious when her stethoscope plays disco music, Jack's appendix escapes from its jar, and the children's ward is overrun by mice
Herbie Hamster, where are you? by Terence Blacker( Book )
1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 227 libraries worldwide
When Danny goes to feed his pet hamster he finds the cage empty and no sign of his pet. The reader can help Danny look for his hamster in each illustration
Notes from Walnut Tree Farm by Roger Deakin( Book )
5 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 202 libraries worldwide
For the last six years of his life, Roger Deakin kept notebooks in which he wrote his daily thoughts, impressions, feelings and observations. Discursive, personal and often impassioned, they reveal the way he saw the world. This book collects the best of these writings, capturing Roger's restless curiosity about the natural and human worlds
The transfer by Terence Blacker( Book )
5 editions published between 1998 and 2007 in English and held by 193 libraries worldwide
FICTION. Stanley is a football-mad 11-year-old whose beloved team, City, faces relegation from the Premiership. His mother is a football-hating computer scientist. In desperation, Stan accesses her "cybertelekinesis" program to create Lazlo, a genius striker who can save City. By a risky process of mental and electronic energy, he turns himself into Lazlo - and gets himself on the City team. Stanley's greatest dream is about to come true - but it turns into a nightmare when he can't get back into his own body again
In jail, Ms. Wiz? by Terence Blacker( Book )
4 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 192 libraries worldwide
The magical Ms. Wiz helps Lizzie search for her missing cat and they come across a gang of thieves who are stealing cats for their fur
In control, Ms. Wiz? by Terence Blacker( Book )
4 editions published between 1989 and 2013 in English and held by 186 libraries worldwide
The magical Ms. Wiz saves the library from being closed by bringing to life characters from such books as "Peter Rabbit" and "Frankenstein."
Boy2girl by Terence Blacker( Book )
7 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 171 libraries worldwide
Sam, Matthew's American cousin, shows up on his doorstep and sets about causing maximum trouble for Matthew and his friends. When Sam gets the boys banned from their favorite burger bar, they plot revenge
Missing, believed crazy by Terence Blacker( Book )
3 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 170 libraries worldwide
Five children at an exclusive boarding school put together a plan to fake a kidnap and raise money for charity, but their scam gains more attention than they ever expected. Suggested level: primary, intermediate
Ms Wiz goes live by Terence Blacker( Book )
4 editions published between 1990 and 1995 in English and held by 146 libraries worldwide
Parentswap by Terence Blacker( Book )
4 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 142 libraries worldwide
Because his life is a bit of a mess, thirteen-year-old Danny Bell agrees to let ParentSwap(tm) try to match him with his ideal parents, but he soon realizes that the company is about more than giving adolescents a new start
Houdini the disappearing hamster by Terence Blacker( Book )
15 editions published between 1990 and 2001 in 4 languages and held by 135 libraries worldwide
Houdini, a hamster, disappears into neighboring houses, and young readers can help find him
The secret life of Ms Wiz by Terence Blacker( Book )
6 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 130 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Terence Blacker britischer Kinder- und Jugendbuchautor, Journalist
Terence Blacker Brits schrijver
Terence Blacker English novelist and journalist
ブラッカー, テレンス
Languages
English (100)
Spanish (4)
Catalan (2)
Portuguese (1)
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