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Keith, Ron

Overview
Works: 101 works in 384 publications in 1 language and 23,916 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  History  Sea stories  Adventure stories  Detective and mystery stories  Humorous stories  Historical fiction  War stories  Biographical fiction 
Roles: Narrator, Actor
Classifications: PR6068.O1964, [FIC]
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Publications about Ron Keith
Publications by Ron Keith
Most widely held works by Ron Keith
Crispin by Avi( Sound Recording )
15 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in English and held by 1,482 libraries worldwide
In a small, 14th-century English village, a boy, known only as "Asta's son," learns his baptized name is Crispin and is given a lead cross inscribed with a secret that soon has him fleeing for his life
Close to home by Peter Robinson( file )
7 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in English and held by 1,080 libraries worldwide
The remains of a young man who disappeared in 1965 have been discovered in the neighborhood where Inspector Banks grew up. As Banks gathers clues about this death, he remembers his own friendship with the victim when they were schoolboys. When a teenager disappears from the same area, Banks feels there must be a connection between the two cases
The other queen by Philippa Gregory( Sound Recording )
7 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 980 libraries worldwide
In this compelling saga of passion, political intrigue, and betrayal, Mary Queen of Scots struggles to rejoin her young son and regain her kingdom despite being imprisoned at the command of her cousin Queen Elizabeth
The Akhenaten adventure by Philip Kerr( file )
9 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in English and held by 938 libraries worldwide
When twelve-year-old twins Philippa and John discover that they are descended from a long line of djinn, their mother sends them away to their Uncle Nimrod, who takes them to Cairo where he starts to teach them about their extraordinary powers
The Blue Djinn of Babylon by Philip Kerr( Computer File )
8 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and held by 923 libraries worldwide
Twelve-year-old twins Philippa and John have more adventures when they become involved in an international adventure involving the Blue Djinn, the supreme arbiter of all djinn
Aftermath by Peter Robinson( file )
12 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in English and held by 885 libraries worldwide
When Inspector Banks of Yorkshire investigates whether an abusive husband might be guilty of an unsolved string of murders, his suspicions are aroused by the details of the man's marriage. Is the suspect's wife a victim or could she be his accomplice?
The black arrow by Robert Louis Stevenson( file )
6 editions published between 2003 and 2012 in English and held by 838 libraries worldwide
A young Englishman, seeking to avenge the death of his father, becomes involved in the band of the Black Arrow and the events of the War of the Roses
The Shakespeare stealer by Gary L Blackwood( file )
10 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in English and held by 834 libraries worldwide
A young orphan boy is ordered by his master to infiltrate Shakespeare's acting troupe in order to steal the script of "Hamlet," but he discovers instead the meaning of friendship and loyalty
Matilda by Roald Dahl( Sound Recording )
8 editions published between 1994 and 2004 in English and held by 802 libraries worldwide
Matilda applies her untapped mental powers to rid the school of the evil, child-hating headmistress, Miss Trunchbull, and restore her nice teacher, Miss Honey, to financial security
In a dry season by Peter Robinson( file )
7 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 795 libraries worldwide
An insufferable drought ravages the Yorkshire countryside, depleting the Thornfield Reservoir, revealing the remnants of the flooded town of Hobb's End and the terrible secrets kept safe within its watery tomb. Amongst the ruins, the remains of a woman's body are discovered. Detective Banks deduces that the woman was strangled and repeatedly stabbed more than fifty years ago
Robinson Crusoe by Daniel Defoe( Computer File )
5 editions published between 1998 and 2011 in English and held by 786 libraries worldwide
Robinson Crusoe's account of his life as the sole survivor of a shipwreck on an island somewhere in the Caribbean. Loosely based on a true account of Scottish sailor, Alexander Selkirk
Playing with fire by Peter Robinson( Sound Recording )
15 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 751 libraries worldwide
Two barges moored side-by-side in a canal are destroyed by fire, and Banks knows the devastating blaze is no accident. On board one barge, a young junkie girl perishes. On board the other, an odd and secretive artist is burned beyond recognition. Not long after, another raging inferno engulfs a trailer and its occupant. Before the body count can climb any higher, Banks must determine whether he's dealing with a serial arsonist or with a far more devious individual who is lighting fires to incinerate evidence of further crimes
Horton Halfpott or, The fiendish mystery of Smugwick Manor, or, The loosening of M'Lady Luggertuck's corset by Tom Angleberger( file )
7 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 726 libraries worldwide
Horton, an upstanding kitchen boy in a castle in nineteenth-century England, becomes embroiled in a mystery surrounding a series of thefts, which is also connected to the pursuit of a very eligible and wealthy young lady's affections
The buccaneers by Iain Lawrence( file )
7 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in English and held by 694 libraries worldwide
In the eighteenth century sixteen-year-old John Spencer sails from England in his schooner, the Dragon, to the Caribbean, where he and the crew encounter pirates, fierce storms, fever, and a strange man who some fear may be cursed
Crispin at the edge of the world by Avi( file )
10 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and held by 675 libraries worldwide
Branded as traitors by the king's authorities, Crispin and his guardian, Bear, flee to coastal towns in fourteenth-century England, where they perform a musical juggling act and bond as a family after befriending a disfigured girl
Cold is the grave by Peter Robinson( file )
6 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in English and held by 668 libraries worldwide
Inspector Banks is to locate Emily, his enemy Chief Constable Riddle's teenaged daughter, who has run away to London. When Banks finds her, he forges an odd friendship with the wild, rebellious girl. He is horrified, then, whe she dies from strychnine-laced cocaine a few weeks later. As the troubled Inspector tries to find the killer in London's trendy club scene, he is nagged by a persistent suspicion that both Riddle and his wife may be withholding crucial information
Live flesh by Ruth Rendell( Computer File )
7 editions published between 1991 and 2011 in English and held by 654 libraries worldwide
Victor Jenner has just been released from prison where he spent 10 years paying for the shooting and crippling of a young policeman. But his new freedom serves only to fuel his obsession with the events that precipitated his arrest
The sea and the jungle by H. M Tomlinson( file )
4 editions published between 1991 and 2011 in English and held by 625 libraries worldwide
The author's travel narrative aboard a freighter bound for the Amazon in the winter of 1909
Robinson Crusoe by Daniel Defoe( Sound Recording )
9 editions published between 1991 and 2002 in English and held by 539 libraries worldwide
Robinson Crusoe's account of his life as the sole survivor of a shipwreck on an island somewhere in the Caribbean. Loosely based on a true account of Scottish sailor, Alexander Selkirk
The leopard sword by Michael Cadnum( file )
6 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in English and held by 532 libraries worldwide
On a perilous journey that takes them through beautiful Greek islands and treacherous Roman streets, Hubert and Edmund find the adventures of their lives are just beginning. Set upon by pirates, betrayed by allies, challenged to a deadly joust, and trapped between warring political factions, the squires learn there is only one real test of honor: remaining true to friends
 
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