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Doherty, Berlie

Overview
Works: 179 works in 703 publications in 18 languages and 20,673 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Young adult works  Domestic fiction  History  Historical fiction  Fantasy fiction  Drama  Picture books 
Roles: Author, Editor, Publishing director, Creator, Compiler
Classifications: PZ7.D6947, FIC
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Berlie Doherty
Publications by Berlie Doherty
Most widely held works about Berlie Doherty
 
Most widely held works by Berlie Doherty
Dear nobody by Berlie Doherty( Book )
103 editions published between 1991 and 2016 in 16 languages and held by 1,725 libraries worldwide
Eighteen-year-old Chris and his girlfriend Helen struggle to cope with two shocks that change their relationship and their plans for the future; the discovery that Helen is pregnant and the reappearance of Chris's mother who left the family when he was ten
Granny was a buffer girl by Berlie Doherty( Book )
28 editions published between 1986 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 1,139 libraries worldwide
The night before Jess goes off to France for a university year abroad, her parents and grandparents gather to celebrate and share the stories of their lives
White Peak Farm by Berlie Doherty( Book )
12 editions published between 1984 and 2002 in 3 languages and held by 950 libraries worldwide
Teenage Jeannie unfolds the triumphs and tragedies of her close-knit family as they face violent changes on their isolated Derbyshire farm
Fairy tales by Berlie Doherty( Book )
16 editions published between 2000 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 940 libraries worldwide
A retelling of twelve classic and best-loved fairy stories of all time
Street child by Berlie Doherty( Book )
26 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 861 libraries worldwide
A fictional account of the experiences of Jim Jarvis, a young orphan who escapes the workhouse in 1860's London and survives brutal treatment and desparate circumstances until he is taken in by Dr. Barnardo, founder of a school for the city's "ragged" children
The famous adventures of Jack by Berlie Doherty( Book )
7 editions published between 2000 and 2012 in English and held by 791 libraries worldwide
In a magical land of giants and castles and beautiful princesses, Jill hears several tales about characters named Jack, then embarks on a fairy tale adventure of her own
Paddiwak and Cozy by Berlie Doherty( Book )
2 editions published between 1989 and 1999 in English and held by 715 libraries worldwide
When Sally brings home a new cat, her old cat, Paddiwak, hisses and storms off into the night
Daughter of the sea by Berlie Doherty( Book )
17 editions published between 1996 and 2008 in English and Spanish and held by 701 libraries worldwide
While at sea during a freak storm near his island home in the far north, a fisherman finds a baby girl, and though he and his wife love her as their own, they realize that they may not be able to keep her from returning to the sea
The snake-stone by Berlie Doherty( Book )
20 editions published between 1995 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 682 libraries worldwide
While searching for his birthmother, fifteen-year-old James, a championship diver, discovers who his real parents are and where his real home is. Suggested level: secondary
Snowy by Berlie Doherty( Book )
6 editions published between 1992 and 2014 in English and Welsh and held by 661 libraries worldwide
When the other children bring their pets to school, Rachel feels left out because she can't bring in the horse that pulls the barge on which she lives
The goblin baby by Berlie Doherty( Book )
6 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in English and Vietnamese and held by 550 libraries worldwide
After nine-year-old Tam's baby sister is stolen away by faeries and replaced by a goblin baby, he must journey to the land of the faeries to retrieve her and bring her back home
Willa and old Miss Annie by Berlie Doherty( Book )
8 editions published between 1994 and 2011 in English and held by 518 libraries worldwide
When she moves with her parents to a new home far away, Willa is convinced that she'll never have friends again until she meets Old Miss Annie who introduces her to a lonely goat, a forgotten pony, and an orphaned fox
Jinnie Ghost by Berlie Doherty( Book )
3 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and Dutch and held by 505 libraries worldwide
Presents a children's book for early readers about Jinnie Ghost who brings kids their favorite dreams and changes fearful shadows to fun
Tales of wonder and magic by Berlie Doherty( Book )
9 editions published between 1997 and 2001 in English and Chinese and held by 479 libraries worldwide
Ten magical tales from many cultures
Holly Starcross by Berlie Doherty( Book )
12 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 461 libraries worldwide
When fourteen-year-old Holly Starcross meets her father for the first time in eight years, the experience changes the way she thinks about him, her mother, and even herself
The magic bicycle by Berlie Doherty( Book )
3 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 441 libraries worldwide
A boy finds that he cannot ride his new bicycle during the day, only in his dreams at night, until one day he finally discovers the magic he needs to ride it in real life
The girl who saw lions by Berlie Doherty( Book )
5 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 438 libraries worldwide
Thirteen-year-old Rosa and her mother are trying to adopt a Tanzanian child in England, while in Tanzania, nine-year-old Abela watches her family die and her uncle illegally sends her to England, in the hopes of selling her. Told in alternating voices
Treason by Berlie Doherty( Book )
6 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 419 libraries worldwide
"Will Montague is a page to Prince Edward, the son of King Henry VIII. As the King's favorite, Will gains many enemies in Court. When his enemies convince the King that Will's father has committed treason and he is thrown into Newgate Prison, Will flees Hampton Court and goes into hiding in the back streets of London. Lost and in mortal danger, he is rescued by a poor boy, Nick Drew. Together they must brave imprisonment and death as they embark on a great adventure to set Will's father free."--Page 4 of cover
Spellhorn by Berlie Doherty( Book )
22 editions published between 1989 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 386 libraries worldwide
As soon as Laura climbs on to the unicorn's back she is hurled into a wild and magical world. For only with Laura as their leader can Spellhorn and the Wild Ones reach the safety of the Bright Wilderness. But will Laura ever return to her own world again?
Abela : the girl who saw lions by Berlie Doherty( Book )
20 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in 8 languages and held by 380 libraries worldwide
In alternating voices, thirteen-year-old Rosa and her mother are trying to adopt a Tanzanian child in England, while in Tanzania, nine-year-old Abela watches her family die and her uncle illegally sends her to England, in the hopes of selling her
 
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Alternative Names
Berlie Doherty britische Kinder- und Jugendbuchautorin
Berlie Doherty Brits dichteres
Berlie Doherty English children's writer
Hollingsworth, Berlie 1943-
Догерти, Берли
برلی دوهرتی نویسنده و شاعر بریتانیایی
도허티, 벌리
ドハーティ, バーリー
バーリー・ドハーティ
Languages
English (217)
Spanish (38)
French (15)
German (14)
Japanese (11)
Dutch (5)
Vietnamese (3)
Danish (3)
Swedish (3)
Welsh (2)
Chinese (2)
Catalan (2)
Russian (2)
Finnish (2)
Slovenian (1)
Korean (1)
Sinhalese (1)
Thai (1)
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