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Lupton, Hugh

Overview
Works: 53 works in 197 publications in 11 languages and 7,471 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Poetry  Folklore  Legends  Fairy tales  Folk tales  Biographical fiction  Children's audiobooks  Myths 
Roles: Author, Narrator, Composer, Adapter
Classifications: PN6371.5, 793.735
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Hugh Lupton
Publications by Hugh Lupton
Most widely held works about Hugh Lupton
 
Most widely held works by Hugh Lupton
Riddle me this! : riddles and stories to challenge your mind by Hugh Lupton( Book )
9 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in English and held by 1,677 libraries worldwide
A whimsical collection of riddles and riddling stories from all over the world. The playful illustrations offer clues that will help children to solve the riddles
The adventures of Odysseus by Hugh Lupton( Book )
12 editions published between 2006 and 2017 in English and held by 1,236 libraries worldwide
Retells the classic Greek epic about Odysseus and his adventures as he tries to return home after the Trojan War
The Story Tree : tales to read aloud by Hugh Lupton( Book )
28 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in 7 languages and held by 812 libraries worldwide
A collection of seven tales from various cultures to be read aloud and shared
Tales of wisdom & wonder by Hugh Lupton( Book )
41 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in 10 languages and held by 651 libraries worldwide
A collection of seven tales from around the world featuring remarkable animals and extraordinary people reminding us of how vast and mysterious the world is and how our lives can be transformed in the most unexpected circumstances
The adventures of Achilles by Hugh Lupton( Book )
7 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 471 libraries worldwide
Two veteran storytellers give one of mythology's greatest warriors his due in a narrative rich in drama, tragedy, intense emotion and heroic feats of arms. Includes story on 2 CDs retold by Hugh Lupton and Daniel Morden
Tales of mystery and magic by Hugh Lupton( Book )
6 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 382 libraries worldwide
A bewitching world of mystery and magic awaits you! Meet singing elves with magical feet; skeletons that move of their own accord; and a heroic blackbird who outwits a powerful king. Master storyteller Hugh Lupton is at his exceptional best as he shares the most mysterious tales in his repertoire. Features stories from Chile, Greenland, India, Nigeria, North America, Russia and Scotland. Ideal for Hallowe'en and for Christmas. Seven unputdownable stories each with an uncanny edge. --Amazon.com
Pirican Pic and Pirican Mor by Hugh Lupton( Book )
3 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and Korean and held by 337 libraries worldwide
The story of two friends who go off to pick walnuts. Their adventure begins after one friend has been busy picking the walnuts, while the other has eaten every one. Based on a Scottish folktale
The songs of birds : stories and poems from many cultures by Hugh Lupton( Book )
3 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 287 libraries worldwide
Stories and poems express how ancient and modern cultures around the world perceive the birds' symbolic nature, flight, and connection with people
Demeter and Persephone by Hugh Lupton( Book )
9 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 247 libraries worldwide
Persephone, beautiful young daughter of the harvest goddess Demeter, is kidnapped by Hades, the god of the underworld. Demeter is heartbroken, and even though the crops are dying, she cares for nothing but getting her daughter back
Theseus and the Minotaur by Hugh Lupton( Book )
6 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 241 libraries worldwide
A retelling of the Greek myth of Theseus and his challenge of battling the fearsome minotaur
Orpheus and Eurydice by Hugh Lupton( Book )
6 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 233 libraries worldwide
When Orpheus' bride Eurydice is killed by a snakebite on their wedding day, Orpheus's world is shattered. The young widower must journey to the Underworld to negotiate with Hades himself to win his bride back. Can love triumph over the dark power of the Underworld?
The gingerbread man by Hugh Lupton( Book )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 229 libraries worldwide
A freshly baked gingerbread man escapes when he is taken out of the oven and eludes a number of pursuers until he meets a clever fox. Readers can search for the fox hidden in illustrations of the chase
Freaky tales from far and wide by Hugh Lupton( Book )
2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 214 libraries worldwide
A collection of seven freaky stories especially compiled for parents and teachers to share with young children. Bright and bold illustrations complement the lively text
The story tree by Hugh Lupton( Sound Recording )
8 editions published between 2000 and 2005 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 77 libraries worldwide
A collection of folktales from around the world
Tales of wisdom & wonder by Hugh Lupton( Sound Recording )
2 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in English and held by 64 libraries worldwide
A collection of folktales from around the world
The ballad of John Clare by Hugh Lupton( Book )
4 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and held by 58 libraries worldwide
A bitter-sweet tale which evokes both the splendour and the harshness of life in rural England at the beginning of the 19th century and deals with events during a twelve month period in the early life of John Clare, which would lead to tragedy for the peasant poet in later years.--From back cover
The adventures of Odysseus by Hugh Lupton( Sound Recording )
5 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in English and held by 47 libraries worldwide
Retells Homer's epic about Odysseus and his adventures as he tries to return home after the Trojan War
Tales of mystery and magic by Hugh Lupton( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 28 libraries worldwide
A bewitching world of mystery and magic awaits you! Meet singing elves with magical feet; skeletons that move of their own accord; and a heroic blackbird who outwits a powerful king. Master storyteller Hugh Lupton is at his exceptional best as he shares the most mysterious tales in his repertoire. Features stories from Chile, Greenland, India, Nigeria, North America, Russia and Scotland. Ideal for Hallowe'en and for Christmas. Seven unputdownable stories each with an uncanny edge. --Amazon.com
The Barefoot book of riddles from around the world by Hugh Lupton( Book )
1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 25 libraries worldwide
HUMOUR & JOKES (CHILDREN'S / TEENAGE). A delightful collection of folktales and riddles from around the globe. Sharpen your wits and dazzle your friends with this fabulous collection of riddles, puzzles and riddle-stories. The Barefoot Book of Riddles won't just make you laugh out loud -- it will give you new ways of thinking about the world. Ages 7+
Norfolk folk tales by Hugh Lupton( Book )
2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
These lively and entertaining folk tales from one of Britain's most ancient counties are vividly retold by local storyteller Hugh Lupton. Their origins lost in the oral tradition, these thirty stories from Norfolk reflect the wisdom (and eccentricities) of the county and its people. Norfolk has a rich and diverse collection of tales, from the stories of the fenland giant Tom Hickathrift to tale of demons, magicians and ghosts. These stories, illustrated with twenty-five line drawings, bring alive the landscape of the county's eerie fens and waterways
 
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Alternative Names
Hugh Lupton British storyteller
럽턴, 휴
럽톤, 휴
럽튼, 휴
Languages
English (129)
Spanish (8)
Catalan (4)
French (3)
Chinese (3)
Basque (2)
Korean (2)
Dutch (2)
Finnish (2)
Galician (1)
Hebrew (1)
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