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Brett, Cathy

Overview
Works: 37 works in 81 publications in 2 languages and 2,092 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Young adult works  Ghost stories  High interest-low vocabulary books  Science fiction  Suspense fiction  Bildungsromans  Graphic novels  Romance fiction 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Artist
Classifications: PZ7.B7555, 823.92
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Cathy Brett
Publications by Cathy Brett
Most widely held works by Cathy Brett
Scarlett Dedd by Cathy Brett( Book )
3 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and held by 274 libraries worldwide
When misfit goth girl Scarlett accidentally kills herself and her family, she at first is amused by being a ghost, but then she begins to get lonely and bored
Electrigirl by Jo Cotterill( Book )
7 editions published between 2016 and 2018 in English and Undetermined and held by 162 libraries worldwide
Holly Sparkes is just your average 12-year-old, that is, until she's hit by a bolt of lightning. Now Holly is EXTRAordinary. Like a human battery Holly can generate a massive amount of electricity in seconds, which could come in handy if she's ever going to solve the mystery of her best friend's disappearance. Because when you're dealing with the likes of Professor Macavity and her mysterious CyberSky corporation, you need all the help you can get!
The girl with the sunshine smile by Karen McCombie( Book )
2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 124 libraries worldwide
Warm and wise tale about new families. Everyone comments on Meg's sunny smile, and she's put it to good use as a model for her mum's range of bridesmaids' dresses at wedding fairs. It's always been just Meg and Mum, but then Mum meets Danny and is swept off her feet - right onto a grotty old river barge. Soon Meg is discovering the 'joys' of river living in a house full of boys, and there's not much call for her sunshine smile...Particularly suitable for struggling, reluctant and dyslexic readers aged 8+
The stinky giant by Karen Wallace( Book )
3 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in English and held by 120 libraries worldwide
"A tired and thirsty giant came to the palace and asked for a drink. The queen tried to send him away because he was so stinky! Princess P.J. really wanted him to stay, but how could she get him to take a bath?"--Back cover
Mirror, mirror! by Karen Wallace( Book )
3 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in English and held by 117 libraries worldwide
"The magic mirror tells the queen she looks ugly, and the queen is very upset. Princess PJ needs to think fast- it's time for a royal make-over!"--Publisher's description
Electrigirl and the deadly swarm by Jo Cotterill( Book )
6 editions published between 2016 and 2018 in English and Undetermined and held by 101 libraries worldwide
Fully charged and ready for action. The second title in an explosive new series, with a unique mix of stunning comic book style visuals, and action-packed prose. Holly Sparkes was just your average 12-year-old, that was, until a bolt of lightning crashed into her. Now Holly Sparkes is ELECTRIGIRL! After honing her superpowers, rescuing her best friend, and defeating the evil Professor Macavity a holiday is just what Holly needs. But there's much more than sun, sea, and sand on offer in the sleepy town of Polcarrow and when a mysterious and deadly swarm attack there's only one person that can save the day ...ELECTRIGIRL! A new and exciting take on the classic superhero story told from the original perspective of a 12-year-old girl. Part comic, part text, perfect for fiction and comic book fans alike. This accessible, fast-paced read is truly electrifying!
Everything is fine (and other lies I tell myself) by Cathy Brett( Book )
3 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 91 libraries worldwide
With her brother Max away for the summer holidays, fifteen-year-old Esther Armstong is left to face everything, including her parents arguments, alone. Then she finds love letters hidden in the wall of her home from a soldier to his sweetheart during WWI. She becomes consumed by the mystery of these lovers and what became of them
A royal robber by Karen Wallace( Book )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 87 libraries worldwide
A royal robber wants to steal Princess PJ's money but she persuades him otherwise!
Graphic by Cathy Brett( Book )
3 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 83 libraries worldwide
"When things Joe draws start to happen, he's over the moon. But then he gets angry, and it's a bit scary when those drawings come true"--Publisher's website
The after school club by Alison Davies( Book )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 79 libraries worldwide
Sam's always been a little scared of gorgeous Lisa's gang, but when she invites him to come and hang out with them he's delighted. But soon he finds out that they have a dark secret ... and that he will have to go through some big changes to join them. Supernatural thriller
Ember fury by Cathy Brett( Book )
3 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in German and English and held by 76 libraries worldwide
Pyromania: a mental derangement, excitement or excessive enthusiasm for fire. Having celebrity parents isn't as hot as it sounds. Yes, there is money to burn, fame and some totally smoking guys, but when your dad's more interested in blazing a trail to the top of the charts than why you got kicked out of school, it can make you angry
The mystery of me by Karen McCombie( Book )
1 edition published in 2017 in English and held by 75 libraries worldwide
Ketty was technically dead for two minutes and thirty-nine seconds according to the doctors who saved her. She's on the mend yet can't remember anything about her life before the accident. But people are treating her really weirdly and Ketty just can't shake the feeling that something is terribly wrong. When her new friend Otis reveals that pre-crash Ketty was a spiteful bully, she faces a tough decision. What kind of person can she be now?
Verity Fibbs by Cathy Brett( Book )
2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 57 libraries worldwide
Reality can never quite compare with the online world of Demon Streets for Verity. There she gets to learn new demon fighting skills and have fun. In reality she goes to school to learn useless skills and her fashion designer mother, Saffron Fibbs, is operating punishment by chores (for a small boy related misdemeanor). As ethical is the new black when it comes to fashion, Verity's mum's recycled fashion venture is the hottest thing ever and she has to go to New York to publicize it giving Verity three days of total freedom! But someone else is just as keen to see Saffron Fibbs leave home and when V and her friends find themselves on the wrong side of a very unethical enemy it seems that her online gaming skills might be the only thing between her and a very real Game Over ... -- pub. website
Dying to meet you by Michael Cox( Book )
2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 56 libraries worldwide
Identical twins Hailey and Hugo Huckleberry win the prize of a lifetime - the chance to meet their favourite horror author, the mysterious and reclusive Chad Piranha. Accompanied by Chad's editor, Tamara, they set off for his solitary mountain hideaway. But little do they suspect the series of horrific and blood-curdling events that are in store. A spoof horror story from a master of black comic writing
Honey and Me by Karen McCombie( Book )
3 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 51 libraries worldwide
"Kirsten wishes life could be more normal. School is ace, but at home it's all doom and gloom. What Kirsten really needs is a chat with her oldest friend, Honey. But Honey and Kirsten lost touch ages ago. Can Kirsten find a way back to her 'forever friend'?"--Publisher description
Moving by Helen Orme( Book )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 48 libraries worldwide
Horsing around by Helen Orme( Book )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 47 libraries worldwide
As part of the school's 'community week', Donna decides to spend a week helping at the stables. That's fine - she loves horses - but not the three other girls she has to work with. When they start messing about, there's nearly a serious accident
Brother bother by Helen Orme( Book )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 44 libraries worldwide
"Siti's brother Daudi is in big trouble, and Siti has found out. He was pressured into nicking an MP3 player by older kids - what a prat! Mum and Dad will go mad if they find out. So it's up to Siti to put things right. But this isn't as easy as she hoped"--Cover
New man by Helen Orme( Book )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 42 libraries worldwide
"Rachel's mum has a new man in her life. How will this affect the Sisters? Rachel's got a lot to get used to at home, and it's not easy ... but the Sister's advice might just be right - talking always helps"--Cover
 
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German (2)
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