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Ridley, Philip

Overview
Works: 121 works in 296 publications in 7 languages and 5,393 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Drama  Motion picture plays 
Roles: Author, Director, Author of screenplay, Creator, Interviewee, Performer
Classifications: PR6068.I292, 823.914
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Publications about Philip Ridley
Publications by Philip Ridley
Most widely held works by Philip Ridley
Dakota of the White Flats by Philip Ridley( Book )
24 editions published between 1989 and 2002 in 7 languages and held by 441 libraries worldwide
In searching for an eccentric old woman's jewel-encrusted turtle, Dakota and Treacle tangle with a recluse author and almost become a midnight menu for mutant eels
Krindlekrax by Philip Ridley( Book )
20 editions published between 1991 and 2002 in 6 languages and held by 388 libraries worldwide
Although he is very thin with frizzy hair and thick glasses, nine-year-old Ruskin believes he is born to be a hero and sets out to prove it by delivering his beloved Lizard Street from the menace of Krindlekrax
Kasper in the glitter by Philip Ridley( Book )
15 editions published between 1994 and 2000 in 4 languages and held by 301 libraries worldwide
Ten-year-old Kasper encounters a series of fantastic adventures among the glitter and gloom of the city when he visits it for the first time
Scribbleboy by Philip Ridley( Book )
7 editions published between 1997 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 227 libraries worldwide
Bailey arrives in a new concrete neighbourhood with his extraordinary family, but he has no friends. He dreams about strange multicoloured shapes brightening up deserted buildings, and of the infamous Scribbleboy thought to have created them
Vinegar Street by Philip Ridley( Book )
6 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and Italian and held by 158 libraries worldwide
Poppy Popplesticks loves her life on Vinegar Street. And everybody who lives there loves Poppy. But, one day, a tingling voice inside Poppy's head warns her that change is on the way. A change that will threaten Poppy's whole world. Suggested level: intermediate, junior secondary
Krindlekrax, or, How Ruskin Splinter battled a horrible monster and saved his entire neighborhood by Philip Ridley( Book )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 156 libraries worldwide
Although he is very thin with frizzy hair and thick glasses, nine-year-old Ruskin believes he is born to be a hero and sets out to prove it by delivering his beloved Lizard Street from the menace of Krindlekrax
ZinderZunder by Philip Ridley( Book )
5 editions published between 1998 and 2000 in English and Italian and held by 156 libraries worldwide
Mumzie wants Max to be a little gentleman. Max wants Mumzie to stop criticizing him and realise just how fabulously razzmatazz his tap-dancing is. Can ZinderZunder make Max's wish come true. Suggested level: primary, intermediate
Ghost from a perfect place by Philip Ridley( Book )
3 editions published between 1994 and 2014 in English and held by 151 libraries worldwide
"Back in the Swinging Sixties, Travis Flood led a gang that terrorised East London. Now, after an absence of many years, he returns to find his old turf in the clutches of a new kind of gang... with a new kind of leader. Rio -- ruler of a mob of girls -- instantly captivates Travis with her haunting beauty. But soon a shocking story begins to emerge -- one that shatters both their distorted memories. A scorching dark comedy where a monster from the past meets the mosters of the present."--Page [4] of cover
Zip's Apollo by Philip Ridley( Book )
5 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and Italian and held by 144 libraries worldwide
Mighty fizz chilla by Philip Ridley( Book )
3 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 126 libraries worldwide
Milo Kick is no longer Mum's little angel. When he is sent away to stay with an old family friend, Cressida Bell, Milo becomes obsessed with a tale that will change his life. It is the story of Mighty fizz chilla
Mercury fur by Philip Ridley( Book )
5 editions published between 2005 and 2015 in English and Japanese and held by 125 libraries worldwide
Challenging new play by the enfant terrible of dark, disturbing drama. Elliot is panicking. The party that he and his brother Darren have been planning has been brought forward - to tonight. In a lawless, ravaged city, where memories of the past have been brutally erased, the boys and their team survive by realising their clients' darkest fantasies. But just how far are they prepared to go in trading humanity for information? As the light fades and events spiral out of control it becomes clear that on the success of the evening hangs not just their security, but their existence. The world is a
The fastest clock in the universe by Philip Ridley( Book )
5 editions published between 1992 and 2009 in English and held by 121 libraries worldwide
Philip Ridley's multi-award-winning play caused a sensation when it premiered at Hampstead Theatre in 1992. A provocative and edgy drama, it is now regarded as a contemporary classic. Set in a strange room in East London, party preparations are underway but the presence of a very, very sharp knife does not bode well for an entirely happy birthday
Shivered by Philip Ridley( Book )
4 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 118 libraries worldwide
"A young couple are moving into their new home. A soldier is being held hostage. Two boys are searching for monsters. All these things are connected by both family and time ... but what story can be told when family and time are broken? Covering over twelve years, 'Shivered' unpicks the story of two families and then re-weaves it into something new and startling. Seven people, one war, a derelict car plant and mysterious lights in the sky ... all come together in the Essex new-town of Draylingstowe, where the view from green hills once offered hope and prosperity for all."--
Dreamboat Zing by Philip Ridley( Book )
3 editions published between 1996 and 1998 in Italian and English and held by 116 libraries worldwide
The American dreams : two screenplays by Philip Ridley( Book )
3 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 99 libraries worldwide
Plays by Philip Ridley( Book )
5 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 96 libraries worldwide
Flamingoes in orbit by Philip Ridley( Book )
9 editions published between 1990 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 93 libraries worldwide
In deze verhalen kruisen schoonheid en geweld elkaars pad, staat onschuld tegenover ervaring, ouders tegenover kind
The Krays : a screenplay by Philip Ridley( Book )
2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 92 libraries worldwide
Piranha Heights by Philip Ridley( Book )
5 editions published between 2008 and 2014 in English and held by 84 libraries worldwide
The setting of 'Piranha Heights', the last in Ridley's 'Brothers' trilogy, is a living room frozen in the 1960s. It is Mother's Day and mother is dead. Now her two sons gather in her home to argue about the truth of their childhood. But a storm is approaching ... with a violent truth all of its own. 'Piranha Heights' premiered at the Soho Theatre, London, in 2008
Plays : 2 by Philip Ridley( Book )
4 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in English and held by 75 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Philip Ridley artista, scrittore e drammaturgo inglese
Philip Ridley britischer Künstler und Autor
Philip Ridley britisk skribent
Philip Ridley brittisk författare
Филип Ридли английский драматург, прозаик, сценарист, кинорежиссер
Languages
English (89)
Italian (28)
German (9)
Finnish (6)
Dutch (2)
French (1)
Japanese (1)
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