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Doyle, Gerard

Overview
Works: 147 works in 1,085 publications in 1 language and 40,594 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Children's audiobooks  Fantasy fiction  Young adult works  Psychological fiction  History  Short stories  Fantasy fiction, American  Detective and mystery fiction 
Roles: Narrator, Editor, Performer, nar, Author
Classifications: PZ7.J684, FIC
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Publications about Gerard Doyle
Publications by Gerard Doyle
Most widely held works by Gerard Doyle
Eragon by Christopher Paolini( Sound Recording )
51 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and held by 3,512 libraries worldwide
In Alagaesia, a fifteen-year-old boy of unknown lineage called Eragon finds a mysterious stone that weaves his life into an intricate tapestry of destiny, magic, and power, peopled with dragons, elves, and monsters
Eldest by Christopher Paolini( Sound Recording )
44 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,084 libraries worldwide
Darkness falls ... despair abounds ... evil reigns ... Eragon and his dragon, Saphira, have just saved the rebel state from destruction by the mighty forces of King Galbatorix, cruel ruler of the Empire. Now Eragon must travel to Ellesmera, land of the elves, for further training in the skills of the Dragon Rider: magic and swordsmanship. Soon he is on the journey of a lifetime, his eyes open to awe-inspring new places and people, his days filled with fresh adventure. But chaos and betrayal plague him at every turn, and nothing is what it seems. Before long, Eragon doesn't know whom he can trust
Brisingr, or, The seven promises of Eragon Shadeslayer and Saphira Bjartskular by Christopher Paolini( Sound Recording )
29 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 2,317 libraries worldwide
Following the colossal battle against the Empire's warriors on the Burning Plains, Eragon and his dragon, Saphira, have narrowly escaped with their lives. Still there is more at hand for the Rider and his dragon, as Eragon finds himself bound by a tangle of promises he may not be able to keep
Inheritance by Christopher Paolini( Sound Recording )
14 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and held by 1,902 libraries worldwide
Eragon Dragon Rider and Saphira have come further than anyone dared to hope in ridding their land of tyranny. But can they topple the evil king Galbatorix and restore justice to Alagaësia? And if so, at what cost?
The Sea of Trolls by Nancy Farmer( Sound Recording )
16 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in English and held by 784 libraries worldwide
After Jack becomes apprenticed to a Druid bard, he and his little sister Lucy are captured by Viking Berserkers and taken to the home of King Ivar the Boneless and his half-troll queen, leading Jack to undertake a vital quest to Jotunheim, home of the trolls
Faerie wars by Herbie Brennan( file )
14 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in English and held by 767 libraries worldwide
Troubled by family problems, Henry finds his life taking on a whole new dimension when he and his friend, old Mr. Fogarty, become involved with Prince Pyrgus Malvae who has been sent from the faerie world in order to escape the treacherous Faeries of the Night
The lives of Christopher Chant by Diana Wynne Jones( file )
8 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in English and held by 759 libraries worldwide
Young Christopher Chant, in training to become the next Chrestomanci or head controller of magic in the world, becomes a key figure in a battle with renegade sorcerers because he has nine lives
And thereby hangs a tale by Jeffrey Archer( Sound Recording )
19 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and held by 752 libraries worldwide
Acclaimed writer Jeffrey Archer presents a collection of enthralling short stories
Charmed life by Diana Wynne Jones( file )
11 editions published between 2004 and 2016 in English and held by 721 libraries worldwide
At first, orphan Cat Chant isn't jealous of his magically gifted sister Gwendolen. After all, she is the only family he has left. But, then the mysterious sorcerer Chrestomanci adopts them and changes their lives forever. In this book, which won the Guardian Award for Children's books, author Diana Wynne Jones' characters come fully alive as narrator Gerard Doyle takes listeners into a wondrous world
Witch week by Diana Wynne Jones( file )
11 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in English and held by 721 libraries worldwide
The students in class 6B become nervous when their teacher receives an anonymous note claiming someone in the room is a witch. For in this society, witches are outlawed, whether they are good or bad. In fact, witches are burned at the stake, because that's the law. Since nobody really wants to be burned at the stake, each student is desperate to prove somebody else is the guilty party. As the accusations fly, only the great enchanter Chrestomanci can root out the truth. With an irresistible blend of magic and humor, Witch Week is sure to be enjoyed by children of all ages
The looking glass wars by Frank Beddor( Sound Recording )
12 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 720 libraries worldwide
When she is cast out of Wonderland by her evil aunt Redd, young Alyss Heart finds herself living in Victorian Oxford as Alice Liddell and struggles to keep memories of her kingdom intact until she can return and claim her rightful throne
Syren by Angie Sage( Sound Recording )
13 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 687 libraries worldwide
Wolf Boy is sent on a Task by Aunt Zelda, while Septimus and the dragon, Spit Fyre, fly off to bring their friends home, but they all wind up on an island whose secrets are as dangerous as its inhabitants
Flyte by Angie Sage( Sound Recording )
18 editions published between 2006 and 2015 in English and held by 687 libraries worldwide
When Princess Jenna is pursued by a dark wizard, it is the apprentice, Septimus Heap, who must save her while enduring such terrors as a night in the Forest with hungry wolverines and carnivorous trees
The Land of the Silver Apples by Nancy Farmer( Sound Recording )
13 editions published between 2007 and 2015 in English and held by 672 libraries worldwide
After escaping from the Sea of Trolls, the apprentice bard Jack plunges into a new series of adventures, traveling underground to Elfland and uncovering the truth about his little sister Lucy
Queste by Angie Sage( Sound Recording )
8 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 665 libraries worldwide
There's trouble at the Castle, and it's all because Merrin Meredith has returned with Darke plans for Septimus. More trouble awaits Septimus and Jenna in the form of Tertius Fume, the ghost of the very first Chief Hermetic Scribe, who is determined to send Septimus on a deadly Queste. But Septimus and Jenna have other plans--they are headed for the mysterious House of Foryx, a place where all Time meets and the place where they fervently hope they will be able to find Nicko and Snorri, who were trapped back in time in physik. But how will Septimus escape the Queste? Queste, like all the books in the Septimus Heap series, is filled with nonstop action, humor, and fantastical adventure as Septimus continues his journey of Magykal self-discovery
The torment of others : a novel by Val McDermid( Sound Recording )
10 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in English and held by 654 libraries worldwide
Devastated after the vicious assault she suffered in The Last Temptation, Detective Chief Inspector Carol Jordan has returned to Bradfield to resume her career. But she is surprised to discover that clinical psychologist Dr. Tony Hill has followed her there to take up a post in a high security mental hospital. When she is assigned a case involving the grotesque murder of a prostitute, she turns to him for help. The killing resembles in every detail a series of murders that took place a couple of years before--for which Derek Tyler was tried, convicted and sentenced. Another murder soon follows. The police mount a full investigation and this terrifying scenario presents itself: is it possible the killer is someone on the inside of the investigation?
The Pinhoe egg by Diana Wynne Jones( file )
11 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 646 libraries worldwide
Two powerful young enchanters, Cat, the future Chrestomanci, and Marianne, who is being trained to be Gammer of the Pinhoes, work together as friends to try to end an illegal witches' war and, in the process, right some old wrongs
Purple Emperor by Herbie Brennan( file )
8 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in English and held by 622 libraries worldwide
Henry and his friend Mr. Fogarty return to the Faerie Realm to help their friends, the royal siblings Pyrgus and Holly Blue, in their continued fight against the treacherous Lord Hairstreak and the evil forces of the Faeries of the Night
Physik by Angie Sage( Sound Recording )
11 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 610 libraries worldwide
Pulled through a glass that brings him back in time, Septimus Heap becomes the apprentice of an alchemist
Conrad's fate : a Chrestomanci book by Diana Wynne Jones( file )
10 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in English and held by 597 libraries worldwide
When his uncle sends him to work at the mysterious Stallery Mansion, twelve-year-old Conrad Tesdinic overcomes his bad karma and discovers in the mansion's winecellar the source of the magic that threatens to pull his world into one of the eleven other parallel universes
 
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