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Mitchley, Richard

Overview
Works: 225 works in 454 publications in 1 language and 4,392 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Children's audiobooks  Humorous fiction  Ghost stories  Documentary films  Adventure stories  Satire  War stories  Biography 
Roles: Narrator, Performer, 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 )
18 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in English and held by 1,007 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 184 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
Johnny and the dead by Terry Pratchett( Sound Recording )
10 editions published between 1993 and 2011 in English and held by 132 libraries worldwide
After twelve-year-old Johnny Maxwell suddenly starts seeing and talking to ghosts, he and his friends become involved in a battle to save the local cemetery
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 everyone knows and loves (even if they don't really believe it). But now the Carpet is home to many different tribes and peoples 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 someone doesn't do something about it. If everyone doesn't do something about it...A hilarious fantasy, co-written by Terry Pratchett, aged seventeen, and master storyteller, Terry Pratchett, aged forty-three
Johnny and the bomb by Terry Pratchett( Sound Recording )
7 editions published between 1997 and 2011 in English and held by 96 libraries worldwide
Mrs Tachyon the bag lady isn't the sort of person you'd normally choose to hang out with. But when Johnny Maxwell and his friends find her semi-conscious in an alley, they have to do something. As Johnny spends time with her, he finds that she seems to hold the key to different times - including the Blackberry Blitz in 1942. And as time shifts beneath him, and the shopping malls and TV aerials melt into air-raid sirens and ration books, Johnny wonders just how much changing the past can really change the future ... - container
The haunting by Margaret Mahy( Sound Recording )
11 editions published between 1982 and 2013 in English and held by 93 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
Flour babies by Anne Fine( Sound Recording )
8 editions published between 1993 and 2016 in English and held by 92 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'
Jeremy Brown - secret agent by Simon Cheshire( Sound Recording )
5 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 91 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
Only you can save mankind by Terry Pratchett( Sound Recording )
4 editions published between 1997 and 2011 in English and held by 86 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
The horrible story and others by Margaret Mahy( Sound Recording )
5 editions published between 1992 and 2012 in English and held by 63 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
Olympic Titanic Britannic ( visu )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 59 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
The pirates' mixed-up voyage by Margaret Mahy( Sound Recording )
8 editions published between 1988 and 2013 in English and held by 59 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
How to change your life in seven steps by John Bird( visu )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 58 libraries worldwide
Digory the dragon slayer by Angela McAllister( Sound Recording )
5 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and held by 53 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
Zesty by Sam McBratney( Sound Recording )
9 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and held by 52 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
Troublesome angels and flying machines by Hazel Marshall( Sound Recording )
4 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in English and held by 51 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
A short walk in the Hindu Kush by Eric Newby( Sound Recording )
3 editions published between 1987 and 1988 in English and held by 47 libraries worldwide
With no mountaineering experience, Eric Newby, then employed in the wholesale fashion business and a Mayfair couture house-set out with a friend to explore the forbidding peaks of the Nuristan Mountains in northeastern Afghanistan
The chicken gave it to me by Anne Fine( Sound Recording )
7 editions published between 1994 and 2010 in English and held by 46 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
A skull in Shadows Lane by Robert E Swindells( Sound Recording )
7 editions published in 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 42 libraries worldwide
The war has just ended in the tiny village of Coney Cley, and Josh and his gang are desperate for some excitement. When they head for the eerie, abandoned Shadows Lane to explore a deserted house, they find more than they bargained for-a human tooth. Then a creepy, skeletal face appears at a dark window. Believing there's a skeleton haunting Shadows Lane, the children are shocked to learn the truth about "Boney"--He's an escaped prisoner of war. But someone else is also hiding in the village, someone much more dangerous
Spin : a novel by Martin Sixsmith( Sound Recording )
3 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in English and held by 42 libraries worldwide
Satirisk science fiction-roman om den politiske magt og hvordan arbejdet omkring denne magt i virkeligheden fungerer
 
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