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Bowler, Tim

Overview
Works: 132 works in 528 publications in 15 languages and 15,271 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Young adult works  Paranormal fiction  Thrillers (Fiction)  Detective and mystery fiction  Instructional television programs  Fantasy fiction 
Roles: Author, Translator, Teacher
Classifications: PZ7.B6786, FIC
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Tim Bowler
Publications by Tim Bowler
Most widely held works by Tim Bowler
Frozen fire by Tim Bowler( Book )
20 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 2,736 libraries worldwide
Fifteen-year-old Dusty gets a mysterious call from a boy who says he is going to kill himself, and while he claims to have called her randomly, he seems to know her intimately
Playing dead by Tim Bowler( Book )
15 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 2,600 libraries worldwide
A fourteen-year-old British street person with extraordinary powers of observation and self-control must face murderous thugs connected with a past he has tried to forget, when his skills with a knife earned him the nickname, Blade
Symfony 1.3 web application development : design, develop, and deploy feature-rich, high-performance PHP web applications using the Symfony framework by Tim Bowler( file )
8 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 1,623 libraries worldwide
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River boy by Tim Bowler( Book )
70 editions published between 1997 and 2017 in 10 languages and held by 1,347 libraries worldwide
Knowing that he is dying, Jess's grandfather insists on returning to the river he had known as a boy to finish a special painting and fulfill a life-long dream
Storm catchers by Tim Bowler( Book )
26 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in English and Japanese and held by 832 libraries worldwide
Filled with guilt over his younger sister's kidnapping, teenaged Fin tries to rescue her and in the process learns about a dark family secret
Out of the shadows by Tim Bowler( Book )
4 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 545 libraries worldwide
Badly injured, fourteen-year-old Blade must continue to use his exceptional "street smarts" and waning strength to outsmart dangerous thugs while he considers surrendering to the police to face the consequences of a past he has tried to forget
Buried thunder by Tim Bowler( Book )
14 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 497 libraries worldwide
Just after fourteen-year-old Maya's family acquires the Rowan Tree Hotel she is drawn into the nearby woods, where she finds three bodies that disappear before police arrive, and soon Maya feels hunted by both human and supernatural forces
Midget by Tim Bowler( Book )
18 editions published between 1994 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 473 libraries worldwide
Subject to strange fits, physically abnormal, and psychologically disturbed from the constant torment and abuse of his older brother, fifteen-year-old Midget finds himself in control of his life for the first time when he gets his own sailboat and discovers untapped mental powers
Apocalypse by Tim Bowler( Book )
12 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 456 libraries worldwide
Fifteen-year-old Kit and his parents must ground their sinking sailboat on a rocky island inhabited by a primitive sect who believe the stranded family has been sent by the devil
Firmament by Tim Bowler( Book )
4 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 429 libraries worldwide
While struggling to cope with the death of his father, a gifted musician, fourteen-year-old Luke must deal with a dangerous bully, a lonely old woman, a blind young girl, his mother's romantic involvement, and his own musical talent
Starseeker by Tim Bowler( Book )
24 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in 7 languages and held by 305 libraries worldwide
Still troubled by the death of his father two years before, Luke, a virtuoso pianist, falls in with a local gang who persuade him to burgle the house of a rich widow--an act that draws him into a mystery that changes his life forever
Bloodchild by Tim Bowler( Book )
10 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 220 libraries worldwide
Will lies in a deserted lane. All he knows is that he's had an accident and that his life is slipping away. Against all the odds he survives but with an almost total loss of memory. But that is not all, at night he is tormented by visions, in the daytime by hostile strangers. Why does he have so many enemies and who is the strange child who seems to have a story to tell him? Something has happened in this town, Will can sense it but he can't work out what it was. Perhaps the old Will knew, but that was before the accident. The new Will must search for the answers again and this is a dangerous task as the town has a secret and there are those who will do everything in their power to preserve it. Suggested level: secondary
River boy by Tim Bowler( Sound Recording )
14 editions published between 1997 and 2011 in English and held by 200 libraries worldwide
Knowing that he is dying, Jess's grandfather insists on returning to the river he had known as a boy to finish a special painting and fulfill a life-long dream
Shadows by Tim Bowler( Book )
20 editions published between 1999 and 2010 in 6 languages and held by 196 libraries worldwide
Jamie plays squash, and his father is determined to make him a champion, resorting to verbal and physical abuse when Jamie loses a game. Then Jamie finds a girl hiding out in his shed, and by helping her escape from her dangerous past, Jamie is able to put his own problems into perspective and confront his father. Suggested level: secondary
Sea of whispers by Tim Bowler( Book )
3 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 176 libraries worldwide
When a mysterious woman is washed up on the shore of the island where Hetty lives, the close-knit community is suspicious. But there's a bond between Hetty and the woman - a bond which means that Hetty must go to extraordinary lengths to keep her safe. A storm is breaking and the voices of the sea are whispering to Hetty
Tim Bowler ( visu )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 174 libraries worldwide
This week's Reading Aloud with Michael Rosen has a distinctly nautical feel. The programme features: a stage adaptation of Michael Morpurgo's Kensuke's Kingdom - the tale of a boy sailor marooned on a desert island primary and secondary children use the drama experience to explore Morpurgo's characters through their own role play Tim Bowler tells us how the sea inspired his novel Apocalypse and our panel - John Richmond, educational writer, Sonya Bartley, a secondary English teacher, and Winsome Thomas, a teacher adviser, read the collected works of teaching guru Ted Wragg
Game changer by Tim Bowler( Book )
7 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 149 libraries worldwide
Life is hard for Mikey. He's frightened of open spaces and would much rather curl up in his room and avoid the world outside. So going to a noisy, public place is a big deal - but with his sister Meggie by his side, it should be safe. And Mikey is determined to overcome his fear. But things go badly wrong when he encounters a gang and witnesses something terrible. To make matters worse, they know where he lives, and now they want to see him ... This time, there's no hiding place for Mikey
Breaking free by Tim Bowler( Book )
9 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 135 libraries worldwide
Blade is a teenager with a past he's trying to escape from but now his enemies have tracked him down. Blade knows that if he doesn't escape, he's dead. Suggested level: secondary
Night runner by Tim Bowler( Book )
7 editions published in 2014 in English and Korean and held by 131 libraries worldwide
Zinny's life is falling apart. Shadowy figures are following him. His parents are keeping secrets but he can't figure out why. Then his mum ends up in hospital, his dad disappears, and Zinny has to do whatever he can to save his family. Even if it means helping the very men he's been runningfrom ... As the clock ticks, Zinny knows it's only a matter of time before someone ends up dead - and it could be him
Fighting back by Tim Bowler( Book )
7 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 118 libraries worldwide
When streetwise fourteen-year-old Blade returns to "the Beast," the city he left years before, to find young Jaz and bring her to safety, he is forced to confront his own demons
 
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Alternative Names
Bowler, Tim 1953-
Tim Bowler britischer Schriftsteller
Tim Bowler britisk skribent
Tim Bowler Brits schrijver
Tim Bowler brittisk författare
Tim Bowler brytyjski pisarz
Tim Bowler écrivain britannique
Tim Bowler scrittore e traduttore britannico
보울러, 팀 1953-
팀 보울러
ボウラー, ティム
Languages
English (224)
Spanish (11)
Korean (10)
Dutch (7)
Swedish (6)
Danish (6)
Vietnamese (5)
French (5)
Japanese (4)
German (3)
Faroese (3)
Catalan (2)
Turkish (2)
Slovenian (1)
Lithuanian (1)
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