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Gates, Susan

Overview
Works: 66 works in 239 publications in 9 languages and 4,176 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Young adult works  High interest-low vocabulary books  Science fiction  Pictorial works  Suspense fiction  Children's audiobooks  Sea stories 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PZ7.G2234, 823.914
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Publications about Susan Gates
Publications by Susan Gates
Most widely held works by Susan Gates
Bill's baggy pants by Susan Gates( Book )
4 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in English and Spanish and held by 461 libraries worldwide
Bill is very proud of his new baggy pants with the many pockets but when he goes to buy potatoes for his mother, strange things begin to happen
Dusk by Susan Gates( Book )
4 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 332 libraries worldwide
Sharing both human and hawk genes, a young girl escapes from her cage at a top secret laboratory where she was conceived by military scientists in a botched experiment designed to create stronger soldiers
Beyond the billboard by Susan Gates( Book )
3 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 221 libraries worldwide
Firebird and her twin brother Ford have always accepted their father's isolated way of life and secluded home in the middle of a desolate swamp until the discovery of old family secrets changes everything
The Burnhope wheel by Susan Gates( Book )
4 editions published between 1989 and 2005 in English and held by 197 libraries worldwide
After finding old photographs of miners and a gigantic water wheel, both involving the abandoned lead mines near her English village, fifteen-year-old Ellen is obsessed with dreams and mental images tempting her to reenact a tragedy from century ago
Raider by Susan Gates( Book )
14 editions published between 1995 and 2000 in 6 languages and held by 181 libraries worldwide
While working on a school project on the local deep-sea fishing industry, two girls hear of the mysterious drowning death of a boy forty years earlier and decide to investigate
Viridian by Susan Gates( Book )
7 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 161 libraries worldwide
A virus has swept the world, turning polluting, wasteful humans into peaceful human/plant hybrids called Verdans. More and more people choose the Verdan way, till only a few humans are left. But then the Cultivars rise - terrifying, cruel Verdans, genetically modified to become brutal warriors, who are determined to wipe out what remains of humanity. They turn the Verdan dream into a nightmare. And at their head is the lethal Viridian
Bill's silly hat by Susan Gates( Book )
3 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 159 libraries worldwide
Brightly illustrated early reading books by top authors and illustrators, perfect for newly independent readers
Run! Run! It's scary poo! by Susan Gates( Book )
5 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 157 libraries worldwide
Firebird by Susan Gates( Book )
3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 123 libraries worldwide
Firebird and her family live in complete isolation, but one day Firebird breaks the rules and everything changes
Eric's talking ears by Susan Gates( Book )
4 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in English and held by 120 libraries worldwide
When Eric finds a way to communicate by "ear language" with the zoo animals he makes friends with them and when he discovers some very disturbing news he finds his loyalities torn
Wolf child by Susan Gates( Book )
2 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 103 libraries worldwide
Small Wolf loves being a wolf. He howls at the moon, he sniffs pongy things and he lives in a messy cave. But one night something very strange happens and Small Wolf's paws turn into hands, his ears shrink and all his fur disappears. Suggested level: junior, primary
Invasion of the vampire spiders by Susan Gates( Sound Recording )
10 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and held by 99 libraries worldwide
Finn thought he loves all spiders. That was before his hair-raising adventure with the scariest spiders you have ever seen!
Iron heads by Susan Gates( Book )
10 editions published between 1997 and 2001 in 4 languages and held by 98 libraries worldwide
Strange things are happening on the island, and as a newcomer, Rachel is determined to find out why - She soon realizes that she must act quickly to avert a tragedy
The lie detector by Susan Gates( Book )
7 editions published between 1996 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 95 libraries worldwide
Snail boy and the toilet bots by Susan Gates( Book )
2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 92 libraries worldwide
Revenge of the toffee monster by Susan Gates( Sound Recording )
10 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and held by 78 libraries worldwide
Lennie finds old Miss Butterworth in the run-down toffee works and is told the dreadful story of Clum, the toffee monster created in Victorian times. Little does he know that Clum is kept in the freezer until he finds himself confronted by the 7 foot toffee fiend
Cry Wolf by Susan Gates by Susan Gates( Sound Recording )
8 editions published between 1999 and 2012 in English and held by 77 libraries worldwide
Danny does not know what to think when his little brother, Tid, tells him about Wolf, with his yellow eyes and silver teeth. Who is Wolf? Is he really out to get Danny? And isn't it strange that Tid knows so much about it?
Return of the mad mangler by Susan Gates by Susan Gates( Sound Recording )
3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 77 libraries worldwide
Leon doesn't really believe that the Crooked Oak is haunted by the ghost of a mad washerwoman. But then the tree is kidnapped and a bizarre accident with a computer brings the "Mad Mangler" to life. Leon is alone with her. It's his worst nightmare!
Night of the haunted trousers by Susan Gates( Sound Recording )
5 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in English and held by 66 libraries worldwide
Liam knew the trousers were haunted. They certainly weren't the right thing to wear in an old museum full of spooky stuffed animals. But stuffed animals can't do anything can they?
Waiting for Goldie by Susan P Gates( Book )
4 editions published between 1996 and 2014 in English and held by 64 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Gates, Sue
Gates, Sue 1950-
Gates, Susan
Gates, Susan 1950-
Gates, Susan Patricia 1950-
Robinson, Sue 1950-
Robinson, Susan 1950-
Languages
English (88)
German (8)
Dutch (5)
Danish (2)
Italian (2)
Afrikaans (2)
Chinese (1)
Spanish (1)
Welsh (1)
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