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Newbery, Linda

Overview
Works: 93 works in 303 publications in 5 languages and 13,390 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Young adult works  History  Psychological fiction  Pictorial works  Detective and mystery stories  Domestic fiction  Historical fiction  Diary fiction 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PZ7.N4715, [FIC]
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Most widely held works by Linda Newbery
Sisterland by Linda Newbery( Book )
20 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in English and held by 1,969 libraries worldwide
When Hilly's grandmother becomes ill with Alzheimer's disease, her family is turned upside down by revelations from her life during World War II. Hilly's German grandmother, HeidiGran, comes to live with her family after she gets Alzheimer's disease. As her mind becomes more muddled, secrets buried in her past start to emerge. Why does HeidiGran keep talking about a girl named Rachel' And why does she make racist remarks about Hilly's friend, Ruben' As Hilly struggles to cope with revelations about her family's past, she encounters racism and prejudice for herself when a friend becomes the victim of a mindless attack. This evocative and deftly told novel explores prejudice and its effects on multiple generations in one family. From the Hardcover edition
Posy! by Linda Newbery( Book )
7 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,420 libraries worldwide
Posy the kitten has lots of adventures catching spiders, swiping crayons, tangling yarn, and cuddling
Lost boy by Linda Newbery( Book )
9 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and held by 895 libraries worldwide
After Matt moves to Hay-on-Wye in Wales, a boy his age who bears the same initials and was killed in a car accident many years earlier, appears to him
At the firefly gate by Linda Newbery( Book )
17 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and Dutch and held by 859 libraries worldwide
After moving with his parents from London to Suffolk near a former World War II airfield, Henry sees the shadowy image of a man by the orchard gate and feels an unusual affinity with an eldery woman who lives next door
Set in stone by Linda Newbery( Book )
20 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 824 libraries worldwide
The alternating narratives of art tutor Samuel Godwin and governess Charlotte Agnew, who work for the wealthy Farrow family in 1898 England, reveal the secrets that almost everyone in the household is hiding
Lucy and the green man by Linda Newbery( Book )
13 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in English and Japanese and held by 635 libraries worldwide
Lucy and her grandfather are special because only they can see Lob, the magical "green man" who helps in the garden, but then something terrible happens and Lucy fears she will never see Lob again
Catcall by Linda Newbery( Book )
9 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and German and held by 627 libraries worldwide
When eight-year-old Jamie becomes almost possessed by a lion he encountered in a wild animal park, his blended family, especially his cat-loving older brother Josh, struggles to connect with the boy they love
The shell house by Linda Newbery( Book )
14 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in English and held by 601 libraries worldwide
Seventeen-year-old Greg's interest in photography draws him to a ruined mansion whose history becomes more personally relevant as he slowly discovers the tragic events that led to the destruction of the house during World War I
Flightsend by Linda Newbery( Book )
15 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in English and held by 577 libraries worldwide
Flightsend is Charlie's new home, whether she likes it or not. Her mother sees it as an end to all that's gone so tragically wrong, a chance for a fresh start. Although Charlie believes that her mother is intent on making disastrous mistakes, she can only offer support -- but who will support Charlie with Sean out of their lives? And she's certain that the move to a remote, ramshackle cottage will just make things worse."--Dustjacket flap
Polly's march by Linda Newbery( Book )
4 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and held by 348 libraries worldwide
In London in 1914, Polly supports suffragettes who demand women's right to vote
Andie's moon by Linda Newbery( Book )
3 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 329 libraries worldwide
In London in 1969, a girl artist is excited about the moon landings and hopes her paintings will win the approval of an adult artist
From e to you by Chris D'Lacey( Book )
6 editions published between 2000 and 2004 in English and held by 286 libraries worldwide
Though reluctant to correspond at first, Guy and Annabelle become fast cyber-friends, but their budding relationship creates havoc when they start to speculate about what caused the feud between their fathers
Nevermore by Linda Newbery( Book )
9 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 285 libraries worldwide
Tizzie's unpredictable lifestyle with her feckless mother has brought her to Roven Mere, a mysterious, rambling, isolated, lonely house. She and her mother are expecting to be greeted by Lord Rupert and his daughter, Greta (whom Tizzie thinks will be a longed-for friend). But when they arrive, only the staff are in residence. Tizzie presses the reclusive Finnigan for clues as to Greta's whereabouts, but he only answers in riddles. Gradually, however, Tizzie unscrambles the clues and learns all about the history of the house and its inhabitants - and with it, the astonishing truth as to why she has been brought to Roven Mere
The treasure house by Linda Newbery( Book )
7 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 188 libraries worldwide
When Nina's mother, Miranda, mysteriously disappears, Nina's father goes to look for her, leaving Nina with her two eccentric aunts who run a charity shop in town. Nina soon discovers that working in the shop can be funny, intriguing and rewarding as she takes in weird and wonderful donations, makes new friends and uncovers strange secrets! But Nina is determined to solve the mysteries that have taken over her life - where has her mother gone? Why did she leave so suddenly? And just what is the secret she's been hiding? Award-winning author Linda Newbery grips and entertains readers in her usual mesmerising way with this intriguing new mystery
The cat with two names by Linda Newbery( Book )
6 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in English and held by 182 libraries worldwide
Ice cat by Linda Newbery( Book )
6 editions published between 1997 and 2009 in English and held by 175 libraries worldwide
Smoke cat by Linda Newbery( Book )
3 editions published between 1995 and 2009 in English and held by 157 libraries worldwide
Blitz boys by Linda Newbery( Book )
3 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in English and held by 144 libraries worldwide
Whatnot takes charge by Linda Newbery( Book )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 139 libraries worldwide
Barney the boat dog : rescue dog by Linda Newbery( Book )
2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 138 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Newbery, Linda Iris 1952-
ニューベリー, L
ニューベリー, リンダ
Languages
English (166)
German (2)
Japanese (2)
Polish (1)
Dutch (1)
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