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Doherty, Berlie

Overview
Works: 177 works in 659 publications in 17 languages and 19,495 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Young adult works  Domestic fiction  History  Fantasy fiction  Drama  Pictorial works  Picture books  Historical fiction 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other, Publishing director, Compiler, Creator
Classifications: PZ7.D6947,
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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 )
97 editions published between 1991 and 2013 in 15 languages and held by 1,742 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 )
29 editions published between 1986 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 1,159 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 957 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 )
10 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 916 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 881 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 desperate circumstances until he is taken in by Dr. Barnardo, founder of a school for the city's "ragged" children
Paddiwak and Cozy by Berlie Doherty( Book )
7 editions published between 1988 and 1999 in English and held by 880 libraries worldwide
When Sally brings home a new cat, her old cat, Paddiwak, hisses and storms off into the night
The famous adventures of Jack by Berlie Doherty( Book )
7 editions published between 2000 and 2012 in English and held by 812 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
The goblin baby by Berlie Doherty( Book )
7 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and Vietnamese and held by 689 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
Snowy by Berlie Doherty( Book )
6 editions published between 1992 and 2014 in English and Welsh and held by 676 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 magic bicycle by Berlie Doherty( Book )
7 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in English and Undetermined and held by 615 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
Willa and old Miss Annie by Berlie Doherty( Book )
8 editions published between 1994 and 2011 in English and held by 535 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 531 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
Holly Starcross by Berlie Doherty( Book )
13 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 476 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 girl who saw lions by Berlie Doherty( Book )
5 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 452 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 437 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."--from cover, p. [4]
Abela : the girl who saw lions by Berlie Doherty( Book )
19 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in 7 languages and held by 398 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
Spellhorn by Berlie Doherty( Book )
22 editions published between 1989 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 394 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?
The midnight man by Berlie Doherty( Book )
8 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and held by 373 libraries worldwide
One night Harry and his dog follow the mysterious midnight man on his silent-hooved horse through the streets and to the edge of the moors before being returned home by the moon
Coconut comes to school by Berlie Doherty( Book )
3 editions published in 2003 in English and Korean and held by 366 libraries worldwide
Everyday Mrs. Pie brings Coconut the donkey to school, but Mr. Clapper the teacher does not think a donkey belongs there and devises a plan to make Coconut go away
Old Father Christmas by Berlie Doherty( Book )
4 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in English and held by 313 libraries worldwide
Godfather Garbel tells the story of how, when he was eight, he and his younger sister met an old man whom they took to be Father Christmas and subsequently had the best Christmas of their lives
 
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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
ドハーティ, バーリー
Languages
English (194)
Spanish (33)
French (15)
German (13)
Japanese (9)
Dutch (4)
Vietnamese (3)
Danish (3)
Swedish (3)
Welsh (2)
Finnish (2)
Catalan (2)
Russian (2)
Chinese (1)
Korean (1)
Sinhalese (1)
Thai (1)
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