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Joyce, Peter 1937-

Overview
Works: 48 works in 100 publications in 4 languages and 1,832 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Domestic fiction  Juvenile works  Maps  Psychological fiction  Pictorial works  Science fiction  Love stories  Audio adaptations  High interest-low vocabulary books 
Roles: Illustrator, Author, Narrator, Performer
Classifications: PR5774, 823.912
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Publications about Peter Joyce
Publications by Peter Joyce
Most widely held works by Peter Joyce
The once upon a time map book by B. G Hennessy( Book )
16 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in English and held by 789 libraries worldwide
Visit six imaginary lands, follow maps and directions, and find hidden treasures
The magic hourglass : a time-travel adventure game by Heather Maisner( Book )
10 editions published between 1994 and 1996 in 4 languages and held by 391 libraries worldwide
A time-travel adventure game that will take you through the ages
The magic crystal by Heather Maisner( Book )
4 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and held by 204 libraries worldwide
Touch Great Aunt Camouflage's magic crystal to start playing a game that will take you on a journey, across various terrains, through the animal kingdom
The magic stopwatch by Heather Maisner( Book )
3 editions published between 1997 and 1999 in English and held by 93 libraries worldwide
An interactive approach in which the reader must find the magic stopwatch after following a specific route at a sports event
Nice knight for murder by Philip Daniels( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 19 libraries worldwide
Womanizer Sir Francis Waterman's murder seemed a hopeless case at first: all the women in his life were refusing to cooperate with D.O.N. Bradman who was investigating
The house of care by W. J Burley( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 16 libraries worldwide
A psychological thriller set in Cornwall. A woman has fallen to her death on the family estate. Her daughter implies that it was no accident
Washington Square by Henry James( Sound Recording )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 15 libraries worldwide
Dr. Sloper, a wealthy man, is in a difficult position. His son has died aged three years old. His wife also dies within two weeks of giving birth to their surviving daughter Catherine. She is a plain awkward child, yet capable of giving immense affection. She becomes fascinated by would-be man of the world Morris Townsend, falling in love with him very swiftly. Is Morris a fortune hunter and is Catherine making the right decision?
The school master by W. J Burley( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 15 libraries worldwide
Arthur Milton is the number one suspect when his wife's lover is murdered. His behaviour becomes increasingly strange, is it guilt, and if so guilt for what? Arthur then begins to investigate the death of a young girl twenty years ago. A wise detective plays a waiting and watching game, before he works it all out
African adventures by Peter Joyce( Book )
1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 15 libraries worldwide
A deadly sickness by John Penn( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 14 libraries worldwide
Old Sir Oliver Poston was dying but the timing of his death would affect the fortunes of everyone. Was his death hastened? And other deaths or near-deaths that followed, were they natural? These were but a few problems that confronted Detective Superindendent George Thorne of the Thames Valley Police Serious Crime Squad
The English air. Spoken Word by D. E Stevenson( Sound Recording )
in English and held by 14 libraries worldwide
Greyfriars Bobby by Eleanor Atkinson( Sound Recording )
in English and held by 14 libraries worldwide
The invisible man by H. G Wells( Sound Recording )
in English and held by 13 libraries worldwide
"The stranger came early in February ... He was wrapped up from head to foot, and the brim of his soft felt hat hid every inch of his face but the shiny tip of his nose." After being evicted by his innkeeper, the invisible man reveals his "secret" and escapes without being seen by anyone. This eerie beginning develops into the story behind the "disfigured stranger" as he is hunted through the English countryside
Erewhon by Samuel Butler( Sound Recording )
3 editions published between 1996 and 2003 in English and held by 12 libraries worldwide
An adventure story and a satirical inversion of English customs and philosophy in the 19th century. An idyllic imaginary country with two rulling obsessions, disease is considered a crime and machinery is seen as a threat to the supremacy of man
Hunter in the dark by Estelle Thompson( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 12 libraries worldwide
Silence in Hanover Close a Charlotte and Thomas Pitt novel by Anne Perry( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 11 libraries worldwide
In 1884 Robert York is found brutally murdered at his home in Hanover Close, Mayfair, apparently the victim of a burglar caught in the act. When, three years later, Inspector Pitt is asked to investigate, the murder remains unsolved
Two years before the mast by Richard Henry Dana( Sound Recording )
in English and held by 11 libraries worldwide
" ... a vivid and detailed account ... of a common sailor's wretched treatment at sea, and a way of life virtually unknown at that time."
The Windsor secret by Graham Fisher( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 11 libraries worldwide
A plague of sailors by Brian Callison( Sound Recording )
3 editions published between 1971 and 1995 in English and Undetermined and held by 11 libraries worldwide
A terrorsist suicide squad break into a research laboratory in a remote highland glen and Brevet Cable is plunged into his most exiting and dangerous mission
The burning of Billy Toober by Jonathan Ross( Sound Recording )
3 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 10 libraries worldwide
Billy Toober's latest treachery has put gang-boss Grattan behind bars. When a corpse identified as Billy's is found in a burnt-out gardener's shed, Detective Chief Inspector Rogers investigates
 
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English (51)
French (3)
Spanish (1)
Catalan (1)
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