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De la Rue, James

Overview
Works: 38 works in 60 publications in 1 language and 2,304 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  History  Adventure stories  Spy stories  Historical fiction  Pictorial works  War stories 
Roles: Illustrator
Classifications: PZ7.G88443, 823.92
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Publications about James De la Rue
Publications by James De la Rue
Most widely held works by James De la Rue
A hero's quest by David Grimstone( Book )
3 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 180 libraries worldwide
Kidnapped and taken to Arena Primus for training as a potential gladiator, Decimus Rex is intent on escaping captivity and knows the best way to do so is to outshine the other slaves as they endure such trials as running on hot coals
Spy Dog teacher's pet by Andrew Cope( Book )
5 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 167 libraries worldwide
Sophie's new teacher is having some bad luck - first her house is broken into, and then the school! But this is a robbery with a difference - the thieves don't steal anything! Super Spy Dog Lara has an A* in catching criminals ...can she solve the mystery of the break-ins before the baddies strike again?
Spy Dog - superbrain by Andrew Cope( Book )
3 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 166 libraries worldwide
Escape from evil by David Grimstone( Book )
3 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 159 libraries worldwide
As their gladiator training continues, the enslaved Decimus Rex and his five cellmates are forced to endure a series of public trials in the Arena, including hand-to-hand combat with a fellow slave, under the watchful eye of the trial-master Slavious Doom
Treasure quest by Andrew Cope( Book )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 158 libraries worldwide
"Canine secret agent Lara has two brand-new puppies! And they're ready for an adventure at Aunt Aggie's smuggler's cottage, with its creaky floorboards and dark hidden tunnels, especially when there's an ancient castle nearby with a legend of hidden gold. Soon the Spy Pups are sniffing out an underground adventure. Can they reach the treasure in time?"--From the publisher
Stowaway slaves by David Grimstone( Book )
3 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 150 libraries worldwide
Decimus Rex and Olu Umbika have managed to do what no one else has ever done, flee the clutches of Slavious Doom. As expected, the overlord is furious, demands their immediate capture, and sends out a search party to find them. From the wild dogs running riot in the sewers, to the soldiers scouring the towns above, it seems only a matter of time before the boys are caught
The Rebels' Assault by David Grimstone( Book )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 141 libraries worldwide
Decimus Rex has escaped Arena Primus in the company of a fellow slave, Olu Umbika. Together, they manage to board a slave ship and sail away from the trials and Slavious Doom. But now their four friends are being used as bait to get them to return. Decimus and Olu must reach the Suvius Tower to rescue their friends before they get captured themselves!
Danger island by Andrew Cope( Book )
3 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 135 libraries worldwide
Spud - he's scatty and accident-prone - but good with the gadgets. Star - she's super smart and ready to pounce ...Together they're Spy Pups, following hot in the paw prints of mum LARA (that's Licensed Assault and Rescue Animal to you). Beaches up and down Britain are in terrible danger. A greedy trickster is polluting the seas - soon there'll be nowhere safe to swim. But when Spud discovers a mysterious underground secret, only he and Star can save the day - and the seaside!
Rollercoaster! by Andrew Cope( Book )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 127 libraries worldwide
Spy Dog LARA is in for the ride of her life! When Ben wins a competition to name a new rollercoaster, the Cook family head off to Enchanted Towers for the grand opening. LARA (that's Licensed Assault and Rescue Animal to you) and her pups Spud and Star are looking forward to water rides, ghost trains - and candyfloss! At the park, Princess Pretty and her Troll Prince join the Cooks to welcome pop-star Summer Rayne to open the new ride. But a pick-pocket is on the loose and Lara is determined to catch the thief before the grand opening. It's time to buckle-up for a hair-raising Spy Dog adventure
Brainwashed by Andrew Cope( Book )
2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 124 libraries worldwide
Lara the dog thwarts an evil gym owner's plans of taking over the world through brainwashing gym clients
A girl called Dog by Nicola Davies( Book )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 111 libraries worldwide
Bansi O'Hara and the bloodline prophecy by John Dougherty( Book )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 107 libraries worldwide
Bansi O'Hara is visiting her granny in Ireland, when very strange things start to happen. First there is the swan that seems to be following them from the ferry, then the strange little man who appears in her bedroom and says he's a brownie called Pogo. Tehn Bansi finds out that the Lord of the Dark Sidhe wants to spill her blood on faery soil
The war game by Terry Deary( Book )
3 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 98 libraries worldwide
"Flanders, 1914: Germany vs England. They said the war would be over by Christmas. It isn't. The German and English trenches face each other, with no man's land in between. But on Christmas eve, the shooting stops. And on Christmas Day, soldiers from two countries at war put down their guns and play one of the most amazing football games of all time..."--Page 4 of the cover
Emily's surprising voyage by Sue Purkiss( Book )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 81 libraries worldwide
The queen's maid by June Crebbin( Book )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 71 libraries worldwide
The bomber balloon by Terry Deary( Book )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 63 libraries worldwide
Stories of the First World War from the bestselling Terry Deary, author of the hugely successful Horrible Histories. November 1916 - the war on the Home Front. Minnie is being told off for breaching the blackout when a Zeppelin airship crashes over Essex. Minnie, the local constable and an elderly helper must round up the armed German crew before they escape. Meanwhile the 'invaders' are worrying about accidentally setting fire to the houses they were bombing! A strange but true tale of the Home Front for 7+ from the master historical storyteller
The pigeon spy by Terry Deary( Book )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 60 libraries worldwide
Stories of the First World War from the bestselling Terry Deary, author of the hugely successful Horrible Histories. Flanders 1918. The extraordinary true story of a pigeon who saved nearly 200 lives. A troop of Americans are trapped behind enemy lines. Not only are their German enemies firing at them but so are their own side. Somehow they have to get a message to their comrades. The only way is by pigeon. But every time a pigeon rises in the air it is shot down. The last pigeon, a black bird called Cher Ami, flies with bullets zipping through the air all around him, covering 25 miles in just
Secret Santa by Andrew Cope( Book )
3 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 56 libraries worldwide
Lara is a Spy Dog for life, not just for Christmas ... But this December Lara (that's Licensed Assault and Rescue Animal) and her pups Spud and Star are hot on the trail of an evil computer hacker. Stanley Strange plans to hijack Christmas. Can the super spies catch Stanley before he goes crackers and makes an explosive getaway?
The last flight by Terry Deary( Book )
2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 31 libraries worldwide
Stories of the First World War from the bestselling Terry Deary, author of the hugely successful Horrible Histories. France 1917 - the war in the air. An air observer is shot down behind enemy lines and meets the German flying ace, the famous Red Baron. Photographer Alfred Adams was born 1 June 1896 and became an observer in WW1, taking pictures over enemy lines. He was shot down by the famous 'Red Baron' Manfred von Richthofen over France along with his pilot Donald Stewart on 5 April 1917. They landed across enemy lines and both survived as prisoners of war. The tale tells how Alfred ended u
Training school by Andrew Cope( Book )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 27 libraries worldwide
Spud and Star are in New York training with the FBI - America's very best spies! But a rogue secret agent has spotted the pups' amazing skills and unless Spud and Star carry out a dastardly crime for evil Agent Brad Onkers, he'll make sure they never see their mum Lara ever again!
 
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