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Birmingham, Christian

Overview
Works: 103 works in 362 publications in 4 languages and 15,494 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Detective and mystery fiction  Pictorial works  Diary fiction  Christmas stories  Fairy tales  History  Picture books  Young adult works 
Roles: Illustrator, Creator, Author, Other
Classifications: PR6052.A57, 823.914
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Christian Birmingham
Publications by Christian Birmingham
Most widely held works by Christian Birmingham
A kitten called Moonlight by Martin Waddell( Book )
7 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in English and held by 1,116 libraries worldwide
A little girl and her mother recall how a special kitten came into their lives one dark and stormy night. Suggested level: junior, primary
Wombat goes walkabout by Michael Morpurgo( Book )
10 editions published between 1999 and 2012 in English and French and held by 959 libraries worldwide
While looking for his mother, Wombat meets many animals that are not impressed with his talent for digging and thinking, but when a fire approaches, they change their minds
A baby for Grace by Ian Whybrow( Book )
7 editions published between 1998 and 2001 in 3 languages and held by 733 libraries worldwide
When her parents bring home their new baby, Grace must adjust to a new presence in the household
The silver swan : a novel by Benjamin Black( Book )
10 editions published between 2000 and 2003 in French and English and held by 717 libraries worldwide
A boy observes and becomes fond of a swan as she finds a mate, has cygnets, and defends herself and her young from a fox. Suggested level: primary
Little farmer Joe by Ian Whybrow( Book )
4 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in English and held by 661 libraries worldwide
During the first night he has ever spent away from home, Joe helps his uncle with a sheep and her new baby lamb, and finds that comforting the animals helps lessen his own fear
The magic bicycle by Berlie Doherty( Book )
7 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in English and Undetermined and held by 614 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 wreck of the Zanzibar by Michael Morpurgo( Book )
12 editions published between 1995 and 2012 in English and German and held by 562 libraries worldwide
In 1907, fourteen-year-old Laura, living with her family on one of the stormy Isles of Scilly, records in her diary how her dream of participating in a shipwreck rescue is finally realized
Oliver Twist by Charles Dickens( Book )
7 editions published between 1996 and 2012 in English and held by 461 libraries worldwide
An adaption of Dickens's story of the orphan forced to practice thievery and live a life of crime in nineteenth-century London
Dear Olly by Michael Morpurgo( Book )
9 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in English and held by 398 libraries worldwide
A story told by three voices - a lyrical tale of family, love and determination - told by Olly, Hero, the swallow, and Matt
The butterfly lion by Michael Morpurgo( Book )
25 editions published between 1996 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 383 libraries worldwide
Trying to run away from boarding school in England, a boy encounters an old woman who tells him the story of Bertie and his beautiful white lion
The windhover by Alan Brown( Book )
6 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and Undetermined and held by 370 libraries worldwide
A baby falcon is stolen from its nest in the schoolyard wall by a lonely boy, who returns it when it will not eat and watches it take its first flight
A Christmas carol by Jane Parker Resnick( Book )
9 editions published between 2000 and 2004 in English and held by 348 libraries worldwide
An abridged retelling of the story about a miser whose life is changed by Christmas
A Christmas treasury by Christian Birmingham( Book )
6 editions published between 1997 and 2004 in English and held by 322 libraries worldwide
Selections from such favorite Christmas poems, songs, and stories as "The night before Christmas," "The friendly beasts," and "Yes, Virginia, there is a Santa Claus."
Shadow by Michael Morpurgo( Book )
6 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 306 libraries worldwide
Never have Aman and his mother needed a friend more than when a Springer Spaniel appears in the mouth of their Afghan cave. Nursed back to health by Aman, the dog becomes a constant companion, a shadow, and that's what Aman decides to call her
The Snow Queen by H. C Andersen( Book )
7 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in English and held by 158 libraries worldwide
The strength of a little girl's love enables her to overcome many obstacles and free a boy from the Snow Queen's spell
 
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Alternative Names
Bīrmenghâm, Krīstīn.
Christian Birmingham British illustrator and writer
버밍엄, 크리스천
버밍햄, 크리스찬
バーミンガム, クリスチャン
Languages
English (111)
French (9)
Spanish (5)
German (4)
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