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Ryan, Margaret 1944-

Overview
Works: 133 works in 274 publications in 5 languages and 11,905 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Detective and mystery stories  Pictorial works 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PZ7.R9543, 823.914
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Publications about Margaret Ryan
Publications by Margaret Ryan
Most widely held works by Margaret Ryan
Magic mischief! by Margaret Ryan( Book )
7 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in English and held by 818 libraries worldwide
"It's nearly Christmas and all the fairies are looking forward to their Christmas party. Except for Airy Fairy. Her school report card is so bad that she's been sent to sit on top of a prickly Christmas tree!..."--Cover back
Magic mix up! by Margaret Ryan( Book )
5 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and held by 811 libraries worldwide
"It's summer vacation at last, and all the fairies are going camping. It should be fun, but Airy Fairy's not so sure..."--Cover back
Magic muddle! by Margaret Ryan( Book )
10 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and Spanish and held by 727 libraries worldwide
"The Chief Inspector of Schools has asked Fairy Gropplethorpe to organize a competition to find the fittest fairy in her Academy. It ought to be fun, but Airy Fairy is not so sure..."--Cover back
Magic mess! by Margaret Ryan( Book )
6 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in English and held by 714 libraries worldwide
"It's Fairy Gropplethorpe's Rainbow birthday, and all the fairies are using magic spells to make her a special birthday surprise ..."--Cover back
Magic mistakes! by Margaret Ryan( Book )
6 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and held by 603 libraries worldwide
Fairy is determined to do well in cooking class, but with Scary Fairy around to stir up trouble, things are bound to go wrong once again
Magic music! by Margaret Ryan( Book )
7 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and held by 533 libraries worldwide
When Fairy Glissando, the famous musician, visits Airy Fairy's school, the students decide to give her a musical concert. It's agreed that everyone must play something for their renowned visitor-even Airy Fairy. That's when all the troubles begin. Here is a brand-new episode in the hilarious adventures of the clumsiest, most messy little fairy in town. Her wand is bent, her wings are patched with bandages, and her magic spells have a way of going wrong. Even so, she's a lovable little fairy whose earlier adventures have quickly become favorites among young readers. All Airy Fairy Books are divided into chapters, much like an adult's novel, and there are humorous line drawings on many pages
The Littlest Dragon gets the giggles by Margaret Ryan( Book )
17 editions published between 1996 and 2005 in English and Serbian and held by 527 libraries worldwide
The youngest of ten dragon brothers, the Littlest Dragon always has the best and brightest ideas for getting his own way. First book about this successful character. A Collins Roaring Good Read for new readers. The Littlest Dragon is known as Number 10. He is the youngest in a family of ten dragon brothers and in this first book about him, there are two stories. The first story is where aThe Littlest Dragon has to come up with the best and brightest way to get a good night's sleep. In the second story, the big dragon brothers won't let The Littlest Dragon play football with them, so he has to be resourceful and get his own kit together and persuade Mum to take him to the match. Then he manages to come up with an idea which wins the praise of the most famous footballing dragon in the world, Dragon McFeet. Number Ten gets to keep his winning jersey, much to the disgust of his brothers
The mystery of Miss King by Margaret Ryan( file )
3 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in English and held by 254 libraries worldwide
The paper boys on Weir Street don't normally stick around for long ... It's definitely weirder than your average street. After venturing past all the strange houses, number 57 looks suspiciously normal. The garden is neat and the letterbox is gleaming. But then the letterbox nearly snaps his fingers off and the door opens to reveal the tall and imposing figure of Violet King. If Miss King's connection with Viking warriors is only through her ancestry then why has she got a helmet on the table?
The curse of Captain Cross-eyed by Margaret Ryan( Computer File )
6 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in English and Slovenian and held by 253 libraries worldwide
The paper boys on Weir Street don't normally stick around for long and Jonny soon understands why. It's definitely weirder than your average street. Who is the strange figure standing in the window of number 13? Is that a parrot on his shoulder? Jonny strikes up an unusual friendship with Captain Cross-eyed and even helps him to feel like a pirate that his sea-faring ancestors would be proud of!
The treasure of Mr Tipp by Margaret Ryan( file )
6 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in English and Slovenian and held by 247 libraries worldwide
The paper boys on Weir Street don't normally stick around for long ... It's definitely weirder than your average street. Jonny has already encountered the pirate at number 13 but there are some even stranger people in Weird Street. Like Mr Tipp at 34 and a half. When Jonny ventures into Mr Tipp's house, he finds it full of strange inventions and ingenious uses for everyone else's junk. The Weird Street mini-series follows Jonny on his bizzare, scary and extremely unusual paper round, where he bumps into a whole range of oddballs and mysterious neighbours
The riddle of Dr Sphinx by Margaret Ryan( Computer File )
3 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in English and held by 231 libraries worldwide
Jonny Smith's paper round takes him along Weir Street. The paper boys don't normally stick around for long and he soon understands why ... It's definitely weirder than your average street. And this time Jonny has to deliver a paper to Doctor Sphinx. Will he be brave enough to find out what is lurking in the deep jungly garden? The Weird Street mini-series follows Jonny on his bizzare, scary and extremely unusual paper round, where he bumps into a whole range of oddballs and mysterious neighbours
Operation Boyfriend by Margaret Ryan( Book )
7 editions published between 2002 and 2006 in English and French and held by 210 libraries worldwide
13-årige Abby bor sammen med sin mor. Alt er fredeligt, indtil mormor Afrodite fra Australien flytter ind. Mormor er meget opfindsom og fantasifuld, og hun og Abby lægger hovederne i blød for at skaffe en mand til Abbys mor
Scratch and Sniff by Margaret Ryan( Book )
4 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 199 libraries worldwide
When the local furniture store is robbed, Scratch and Sniff, the local doggy "Secret Service," help their master, Police Officer Penny Penrose, solve the crime
Little Blue goes out to play by Margaret Ryan( Book )
4 editions published between 1999 and 2003 in English and held by 159 libraries worldwide
Little Blue only wants to play with his ball. But the rain just won't stop and he's not allowed to play inside. Can his friends, Rocky and Joey, come up with a plan? A delightful picture book for preschoolers. Ages 3 and over
The Queen's birthday hat by Margaret Ryan( Book )
2 editions published between 1999 and 2001 in English and held by 146 libraries worldwide
Griselda F.G.M. and the hiking holiday by Margaret Ryan( Book )
4 editions published between 1991 and 1995 in English and held by 132 libraries worldwide
Fat Alphie in love by Margaret Ryan( Book )
3 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 123 libraries worldwide
Airy Fairy by Margaret Ryan( Book )
3 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in English and held by 119 libraries worldwide
The Chief Inspector of Schools has asked Fairy Gropplethorpe to organize a competition to find the fittest fairy in her Academy. It ought to be fun, but Airy Fairy is not so sure
Kat McCrumble by Margaret Ryan( Book )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 117 libraries worldwide
New kit on the block by Margaret Ryan( Book )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 115 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Ryan, Margaret
Languages
English (94)
Slovenian (3)
Serbian (3)
French (2)
Spanish (2)
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