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Cox, Michael 1949-

Overview
Works: 81 works in 142 publications in 6 languages and 4,428 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Adventure stories  Biography  Miscellanea  Humor  Humorous fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  History 
Roles: Author
Classifications: N7440, 823.914
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Michael Cox
Publications by Michael Cox
Most widely held works by Michael Cox
Pirates and their Caribbean capers by Michael Cox( Book )
3 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and Chinese and held by 256 libraries worldwide
Leonardo da Vinci and his super brain by Michael Cox( Book )
3 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in English and Portuguese and held by 200 libraries worldwide
You've probably heard of Leonardo da Vinci ... He is dead famous for: painting the most famous picture in the world; designing the first-ever flying machine; and being THE all-round fabulous Renaissance Man. But have you heard that Leonardo: spent ten years making a seven-metre tall horse; thought pink was the coolest colour for clothes; and loved to play practical jokes? Now you can get the inside story with Leonardo's lost notebook, flick through the pages of the Milan Messenger and discover dozens of the dazzling invetions the great man dreamed up in his amazing super-brain
Captain Codswallop and the flying kipper by Michael Cox( Book )
8 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in English and held by 154 libraries worldwide
When Captain Codswallop's ship "The Grumpy Roger" is stolen, he and his crew set out to find the thieves. But things start to get complicated when a thick fog descends and the Spanish Armada turns up
Why headless chickens run and other bonkers things you need to know by Michael Cox( Book )
2 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 142 libraries worldwide
This book is so full of completely crazy facts that you.d be forgiven for thinking they weren.t true. Discover such mind-boggling miscellany such as how 21 people once drowned in treacle, and the doctor who deliberately swallowed his patients. puke, plus loads more! Dive in and be completely bogglewildered!
Mind-blowing music by Michael Cox( Book )
6 editions published between 1997 and 1999 in 3 languages and held by 136 libraries worldwide
Tune in to all sorts of cool musical happenings, from the birth of the blues to the amazing invention of a sound recording machine. Get to read about mega pop legends, cool classical megastars and superstar rock 'n' roll legends
Elvis and his pelvis by Michael Cox( Book )
4 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in Chinese and English and held by 135 libraries worldwide
Fitter, faster, funnier Olympics! by Michael Cox( Book )
2 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 135 libraries worldwide
From unbelievable tales of triumph (with all the shocking bits left in) to incredible facts about Olympic athletes, this is an aspirational, informative, interactive and hilarious guide to the Olympics-what they're all about and what made them what they are today
Little Fred Riding Hood by Michael Cox( Book )
3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 134 libraries worldwide
Little Red Riding Hood is Wilf Wolf's favourite story and Big Bad is his hero. But Wilf gets a nasty surprise when he goes to the cottage of Little Fred's granny hoping to gobble her up. Suggested level: primary
Actie! Natuur voor coole kikkers by Michael Cox( Book )
3 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and Dutch and held by 133 libraries worldwide
Maak een stuiterbal van paardenbloemen of een doolhof voor pissebedden. Doe-tips in de natuur voor elke dag van het jaar rond thema's als vogels, in de nacht en met bomen. Met stripachtige kleurentekeningen. Met hulp vanaf ca. 7 t/m 12 jaar
Johnny Catbiscuit to the rescue! by Michael Cox( Book )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 124 libraries worldwide
Brilliant stuff to do with dad by Michael Cox( Book )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 124 libraries worldwide
Full of fun, exciting, challenging, "why didn't I think of that" things for any child to do with their dad. Featuring building a commando assault course in the garden, keeping tarantulas, making dinosaurs out of bendy balloons, drawing a strip cartoon, making a zombie-head cake, clipping a topiary monster, changing a car wheel, beach combing, playing miniature golf and even starting your own country
Johnny Catbiscuit and the Abominable Snotmen! by Michael Cox( Book )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 109 libraries worldwide
How to drink from a frog : and other things you need to know about food by Michael Cox( Book )
2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 107 libraries worldwide
A collection of interesting, surprising, and bizarres facts about food and human beings' culinary quirks
Johnny Catbiscuit and the tentacles of doom by Michael Cox( Book )
2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 107 libraries worldwide
Fitter, faster, funnier football by Michael Cox( Book )
2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 107 libraries worldwide
From bizarre tales of triumph to incredible facts about footballers, this is an informative, interactive and hilarious guide to football - what it's all about and what made it what it is today. Packed with funny illustrations, inspirational ideas and amazing activities, this is a brilliant guide to football past and present
ZSL big swamp beasts by Michael Cox( Book )
3 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 102 libraries worldwide
They slither, they bite, they go bump in the night. Meet the Big Swamp Beasts! From crocodiles and snakes to birds, frogs and bugs, meet the strangest and most amazing creatures that live in the world's wet, murky and muddy swamps. This highly engaging information book makes the world of exotic animals accessible to young readers. Packed with amazing facts, stories and high interest information about each of the swamp things covered, each spread is accompanied by quirky full-colour, annotated illustrations and amazing photography. Readers will learn everything about swamp animal characteristics, habitats, and where they are found. Each title will contain fascinating feature spreads including conservation information, evolution facts and animal atlases, as well as swamp beast statistics and quirky and amazing swamp facts
Nightmare at Trowser's Down by Michael Cox( Book )
3 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and held by 96 libraries worldwide
As soon as Tiffany sets eyes on Crumbling Cow cottage, she realises that moving there is the worst decision her parents have ever made. And she knows that sooner or later it will bring the whole family a lot of trouble. But what she doesn't know is just how terrible that trouble will be ... and just how soon it will all begin!
Muziek : van Mozart tot megaster by Michael Cox( Book )
1 edition published in 2004 in Dutch and held by 93 libraries worldwide
Op humoristische wijze wordt informatie gegeven over allerlei soorten muziek. Met vrolijke zwartwitte tekeningen. Vanaf ca. 11 jaar
Awful art by Michael Cox( Book )
3 editions published between 1997 and 2000 in Italian and English and held by 93 libraries worldwide
First cave-dwellers hid their mammoth doodles in dark, damp caves. Next - you name it, they painted it - from luscious landscapes and mouldy meat to diabolical dream-sequences. Now anything can be art - building bricks, half a cow, even a bin full of rubbish! In this imaginative guide, you'll meet rich artists, poor artists, dead artists and artists who really made an exhibition of themselves. Find out about some forgers and fraudsters who brushed with the law, palette loads of ancient artefacts, and how to create your own priceless masterpiece. 'Plus' are you the owner of an artistic temperament. -- Back cover
Johnny Catbiscuit and the stolen secrets by Michael Cox( Book )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 90 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Piranha, Chad 1949-
콕스, 마이클 1949-
Languages
English (42)
Italian (4)
Chinese (3)
Spanish (2)
Dutch (2)
Portuguese (1)
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