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Lupton, Hugh

Overview
Works: 50 works in 178 publications in 11 languages and 7,499 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Poetry  Folklore  Legends  Biographical fiction  Children's audiobooks 
Roles: Author, Narrator, Composer, Adapter
Classifications: PN6371.5, 398.2
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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 1,685 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 )
11 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in English and held by 1,220 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 )
24 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in 7 languages and held by 831 libraries worldwide
A collection of seven tales from various cultures to be read aloud and shared
Tales of wisdom & wonder by Hugh Lupton( Book )
39 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in 10 languages and held by 661 libraries worldwide
En samling af eventyr fra syv forskellige kulturer. England, Frankrig, Haiti, Irland, Rusland, Vestafrika samt en indiansk fortælling
The adventures of Achilles by Hugh Lupton( Book )
6 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 465 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 2015 in English and held by 388 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 348 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 )
2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 255 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 )
8 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 238 libraries worldwide
A retelling of the Greek myth of Theseus and his challenge of battling the fearsome minotaur
The gingerbread man by Hugh Lupton( Book )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 233 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
Orpheus and Eurydice by Hugh Lupton( Book )
5 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 230 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?
Freaky tales from far and wide by Hugh Lupton( Book )
2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 226 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 )
7 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 69 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 63 libraries worldwide
The Ballad of John Clare tells the story of twelve momentous months in the early life of John Clare. We see him courting his childhood sweetheart, labouring in the fields, having his first sexual encounter and playing the fiddle with the village band. Above all we see him at one with the landscape that would be his life-long inspiration. However, this is no rural idyll. The enclosures are about to begin, taking the village land held in common and parcelling it out to the local landowners. Starvation and malnutrition are a constant presence and rural England will never be the same again
The adventures of Odysseus by Hugh Lupton( Sound Recording )
4 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in English and held by 46 libraries worldwide
Retells Homer's epic about Odysseus and his adventures as he tries to return home after the Trojan War
The songs of birds by Hugh Lupton( Book )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 41 libraries worldwide
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
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
Languages
English (118)
Spanish (8)
Catalan (4)
French (3)
Chinese (2)
Korean (2)
Dutch (2)
Finnish (2)
Basque (1)
Galician (1)
Hebrew (1)
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