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Mitchley, Richard

Overview
Works: 240 works in 493 publications in 1 language and 4,926 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Children's audiobooks  Fantasy fiction  Documentary films  Humorous fiction  Adventure stories  Ghost stories  Young adult works  Short stories 
Roles: Narrator, Performer, Creator, Author
Classifications: PZ7.C7878, FIC
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Publications about Richard Mitchley
Publications by Richard Mitchley
Most widely held works by Richard Mitchley
The grey king by Susan Cooper( Sound Recording )
19 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in English and held by 975 libraries worldwide
A strange boy and dog remind Will Stanton that he is an immortal, whose quest is to find the golden harp which will rouse others from a long slumber in the Welsh hills so they may prepare for the ultimate battle of Light versus Dark
The Welsh girl by Peter Ho Davies( file )
5 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in English and held by 186 libraries worldwide
In 1944, a German Jewish refugee is sent to Wales to interview Rudolf Hess; in Snowdonia, a seventeen-year-old girl, the daughter of a fiercely nationalistic shepherd, dreams of the bright lights of an English city; and in a nearby POW camp, a German soldier struggles to reconcile his surrender with his sense of honour. As their lives intersect, all three will come to question where they belong and where their loyalties lie
The carpet people by Terry Pratchett( Sound Recording )
10 editions published between 1992 and 2011 in English and held by 123 libraries worldwide
In the beginning, there was nothing but endless flatness. Then came the Carpet ... That's the old story that everyone knows and loves. But now the Carpet is home to many different tribes, and there's a new story in the making. The story of Fray, sweeping a trail of destruction across the Carpet. The story of power-hungry mouls - and of two Munrung brothers, who set out on an adventure to end all adventures when their village is flattened. It's a story that will come to a terrible end - if everyone doesn't do something about it
The haunting by Margaret Mahy( Sound Recording )
14 editions published between 1982 and 2017 in English and held by 97 libraries worldwide
Young Barney is willing to accept that the ghost of his Great-Uncle Charles might wish to be friends with him, but his family appear sceptical. His sister, Tabitha, determines to solve the mystery, but it falls to Troy, the oldest of the children, to reveal what the truth realy is
Olympic Titanic Britannic by David M Doré( visu )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 97 libraries worldwide
A look at the Titanic before its fateful sinking in April 1912, as well as the sister ships the Olympic and the Britannic
Flour babies by Anne Fine( Sound Recording )
9 editions published between 1993 and 2016 in English and held by 97 libraries worldwide
At first, schoolboy hooligan Simon Martin is disgusted when he is forced to care for a six-pound bag of flour. But he learns a valuable lesson about the pressures and strains of being a parent when he finds himself growing fond of his 'flour baby'
Johnny and the Dead by Terry Pratchett( Sound Recording )
9 editions published between 1993 and 2003 in English and held by 90 libraries worldwide
"Not many people can see the dead. But twelve-year old Johnny Maxwell can. And the dead are nothing like he expected ..."--Container
Jeremy Brown - secret agent by Simon Cheshire( Sound Recording )
5 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 90 libraries worldwide
Villains beware! It's Jeremy Brown of the Secret Service! Jeremy Brown may look like a weedy schoolboy, but he's actually a MI7 agent
The horrible story and others by Margaret Mahy( Sound Recording )
7 editions published between 1992 and 2014 in English and held by 60 libraries worldwide
A collection of stories from the First Margaret Mahy story book, the Second Margaret Mahy storybook, and the Third Margaret Mahy story book in which the author blends fact and fantasy
The pirates' mixed-up voyage by Margaret Mahy( Sound Recording )
10 editions published between 1988 and 2015 in English and held by 57 libraries worldwide
This hilarious adventure story features Captain Wafer and his fellow pirates. When the pirates kidnap a famous inventor they sail into no end of trouble. Unable to read, they land at the wrong island and, realizing the perils of illiteracy, enroll at the academy of the dreaded Dr Silkwood
Troublesome angels and flying machines by Hazel Marshall( Sound Recording )
4 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in English and held by 54 libraries worldwide
Blanco can't believe it! Count Maleficio has invited him to visit. He's finally going to fulfil his lifelong dream and build a flying machine
Zesty by Sam McBratney( Sound Recording )
9 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and held by 54 libraries worldwide
Jimmy Zest is never short of good ideas. At least, he thinks they're good. But his friends don't always agree, as they're the ones who seem to get the blame when things go wrong
How to change your life in seven steps by John Bird( visu )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 50 libraries worldwide
Digory the dragon slayer by Angela McAllister( Sound Recording )
5 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and held by 49 libraries worldwide
Digory, a gentle boy who likes to spend time alone in the forest and make up songs, accidentally becomes a knight and reluctantly sets off to rescue damsels in distress, slay dragons, and marry a princess
Johnny and the bomb by Terry Pratchett( Sound Recording )
5 editions published between 1997 and 2009 in English and held by 46 libraries worldwide
When Johnny and his friends help Mrs. Tachyon, they are drawn into time shifts and wonder how much changing the past can really change the future
The chicken gave it to me by Anne Fine( Sound Recording )
7 editions published between 1994 and 2010 in English and held by 45 libraries worldwide
Andrew and Gemma find a story written by a chicken, describing how she has seen little green men come down from space with a plan to roast and eat the people of Earth
The great blue yonder by Alex Shearer( Sound Recording )
4 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in English and held by 44 libraries worldwide
Harry, a boy who has died, tries to describe what it is like on the "other side", a place known as the Other Lands
Just Henry by Michelle Magorian( Sound Recording )
5 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 42 libraries worldwide
The Second World War has ended, but Henry is fighting his own battles. He misses his father, who died a war hero, and his only distraction is the cinema. But everything is about to change. When Henry develops an old camera film he uncovers a mystery and events spiral until his life resembles the drama of the big screen. Like a bomb waiting to explode, Henry's discovery will shatter his world ... A powerful, gripping and truly epic story that won the Costa Children's Book Award 2008
Only you can save mankind by Terry Pratchett( Sound Recording )
2 editions published between 1997 and 2008 in English and held by 41 libraries worldwide
Twelve-year-old Johnny endures tensions between his parents, watches television coverage of the Gulf War, and plays a computer game called Only You Can Save Mankind, in which he is increasingly drawn into the reality of the alien ScreeWee
 
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