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Breslin, Theresa

Overview
Works: 95 works in 378 publications in 15 languages and 8,327 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Young adult works  History  Historical fiction  Fantasy fiction  Adventure stories  Humorous fiction  Science fiction  Spy stories 
Roles: Author, Adapter
Classifications: PZ7.B7545, 823.914
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Publications about Theresa Breslin
Publications by Theresa Breslin
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Most widely held works by Theresa Breslin
Remembrance by Theresa Breslin( Book )
11 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in English and held by 796 libraries worldwide
The destinies of two Scottish families, one of shopkeepers and one of wealth and power, become entwined through their involvement in World War I, social causes, and love. Suggested level: secondary
The dream master by Theresa Breslin( Book )
31 editions published between 1999 and 2007 in 5 languages and held by 593 libraries worldwide
Cy meets the Dream Master and together they take on ancient Egypt
Whispers in the graveyard by Theresa Breslin( Book )
26 editions published between 1994 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 557 libraries worldwide
A dyslexic boy from a troubled family fights against an evil force in an old cemetery
The Medici seal by Theresa Breslin( Book )
33 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in 9 languages and held by 428 libraries worldwide
"A gloriously rich and authentic story of the Renaissance, The Medici Seal is also both the personal story of Matteo, a boy becoming a man, and a fascinating glimpse into the world of Da Vinci." COVER
The Nostradamus prophecy by Theresa Breslin( Book )
17 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 367 libraries worldwide
Melisande is the daughter of the king's minstrel - She pays little heed to the warnings of Notradamus the soothsayer - Only the king's mother listens to Nostradamus and fears for the life of her son - When misfortune befalls Melisande's family and she realises that it was predicted by Nostradamus, she turns to the soothsayer for help
Starship rescue by Theresa Breslin( Book )
10 editions published between 1999 and 2012 in English and held by 313 libraries worldwide
Marc lives with a band of Outsiders on a distant planet but when he tries to find a way to outwit the planet's evil leader, he encounters a problem with someone he thought he could trust
Prisoner of the inquisition by Theresa Breslin( Book )
7 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 272 libraries worldwide
Zarita is used to basking in a pampered lifestyle as the town magistrate's daughter. When Saulo's father is hanged for an assault on Zarita he didn't commit, Saulo swears revenge. But when Zarita's mother dies, and the frightening Inquisition arrives in the area, a curtain of suspicion and brutality comes down on her old life for good
An illustrated treasury of Scottish folk and fairy tales by Theresa Breslin( Book )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 248 libraries worldwide
Slithering stoorworms, mischievous brownies, fierce kelpies and magical selkies are exquisitely brought to life for children in Theresa Breslin's enchanting tales and Kate Leiper's otherwordly illustrations
Spy for the Queen of Scots by Theresa Breslin( Book )
7 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 214 libraries worldwide
As lady-in-waiting to Mary, Queen of Scots, the beautiful Ginette known as Jenny, is the young queen's closest childhood friend. Growing up in the elegant but ruthless French court, surrounded by enemies and traitors, not least the jealous, manipulative Catherine de Medici, and Mary's own scheming half-brother James, Jenny has always been fiercely loyal to her mistress. But when she overhears a mysterious whispered plot, closely followed by several unexplained deaths at court, she puts her own life in danger and turns spy for Mary. Jenny quickly realises not a soul at court can be trusted, and when she and Mary return to their Scottish homeland for Mary to claim her throne, they face even greater peril. Desperate to protect her friend from those who would slit her throat to steal her crown, while battling her feelings for the charismatic nobleman Duncan Alexander, Jenny becomes embroiled in a dangerous web of secrets, betrayals and lies
Arabian nights by Theresa Breslin( Book )
9 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in English and Danish and held by 212 libraries worldwide
Divided city by Theresa Breslin( Book )
8 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in English and held by 205 libraries worldwide
A young man lies bleeding in the street. It could be any street, in any city. But it's not. It's Glasgow. And it's May - the marching season. The Orange Walks have begun. Graham doesn't want to be involved. He just wants to play football with his new mate, Joe. But when he witnesses a shocking moment of violence, suddenly he and Joe are involved. With Catholics, and with Protestants. With a young Muslim asylum-seeker, and his girlfriend. With all the old rivalries - and fears ... A gripping tale about two boys who must find their own answers - and their own way forward - in a world divided by differences
Dream master nightmare! by Theresa Breslin( Book )
6 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in English and Danish and held by 201 libraries worldwide
When Cy has a go at running his own dream, things go horribly wrong. Viking invaders and a bossy Saxon princess are only two of his problems
Prisoner in Alcatraz by Theresa Breslin( Book )
13 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 197 libraries worldwide
Marty is doing life in the hardest prison in America. No one gets out of Alcatraz, but now there's a new escape plan. Can Marty break out of Alcatraz or will life mean life? Suggested level: junior secondary
Alligator by Theresa Breslin( Book )
9 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in English and held by 182 libraries worldwide
Jono has a problem. He didn't mean to buy an alligator, it just sort of happened. And now his mum is going to kill him if the alligator doesn't get there first! Laugh-out-loud comedy adapted from the best-selling original novel by a well-loved author. A play with 8 parts, for older children but accessible to even the most struggling reader
Ghost soldier : WW1 story by Theresa Breslin( Book )
4 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 179 libraries worldwide
The war has changed everything for Rob and Millie. Their father is missing in action and they are terrified they'll never see him again. Then one night, deep in the woods, Rob and Millie see an eerie figure in the window of an abandoned house. But there's no such thing as ghosts, is there?
Saskia's journey by Theresa Breslin( Book )
6 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 173 libraries worldwide
Saskia Granton is intrigued by an invitation to visit her mysterious great-aunt Alessandra up on the Scottish coast. It's a chance to rediscover her lifelong love of the sea, but Saskia also slowly realizes how little she really knows about her roots. She needs to understand the past if she is to find the direction she needs for her future. Suggested level: secondary
Death or glory boys by Theresa Breslin( Book )
7 editions published between 1996 and 2002 in English and held by 166 libraries worldwide
When a terrorist bomb shatters their safe world of school and friends, Sarah and Phil find themselves divided. Is Phil a pacifist at any price? When Sarah decides to join the army cadet orientation course he is stunned. Suggested level: secondary
An illustrated treasury of Scottish mythical creatures by Theresa Breslin( Book )
1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 165 libraries worldwide
"Mysterious selkies, bad-tempered giants, devious fairies, and even Loch Ness's most famous resident--these are the mythical beasts of Scottish folklore. In the ... companion volume to ... An Illustrated Treasury of Scottish Folk and Fairy Tales ... Breslin brings together a ... collection of tales from across Scotland"--Amazon.com
Kezzie by Theresa Breslin( Book )
5 editions published between 1993 and 2002 in English and Scottish Gaelic and held by 153 libraries worldwide
When Kezzie's sister Lucy goes missing, Kezzie sets off alone on a long and difficult journey to find her
An interview with Theresa Breslin by Lindsey Fraser( Book )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Website includes interview, authorfile and booklist
 
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Alternative Names
Theresa Breslin bibliothecaresse uit Schotland
Theresa Breslin schottische Schriftstellerin
Theresa Breslin Scottish children's writer
Theresa Breslin scrittrice e educatrice scozzese
브레슬린, 테레사
ブレスリン, テリーザ
ブレスリン, テレサ
Languages
English (152)
Spanish (15)
German (14)
French (10)
Danish (6)
Dutch (6)
Scottish Gaelic (2)
Swedish (2)
Polish (2)
Catalan (2)
Japanese (1)
Welsh (1)
Hebrew (1)
Russian (1)
Korean (1)
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