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Newbery, Linda

Overview
Works: 107 works in 383 publications in 9 languages and 12,844 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Stories in rhyme  History  Young adult works  Detective and mystery fiction  Paranormal fiction  Historical fiction  Suspense fiction  Psychological fiction 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PZ7.N4715, FIC
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Most widely held works by Linda Newbery
Sisterland by Linda Newbery( Book )
21 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in English and held by 1,952 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
Posy! by Linda Newbery( Book )
8 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,377 libraries worldwide
Posy the kitten has lots of adventures catching spiders, swiping crayons, tangling yarn, and cuddling
Set in stone by Linda Newbery( Book )
26 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 791 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
Lost boy by Linda Newbery( Book )
8 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and held by 719 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 2008 in English and Dutch and held by 639 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
Lucy and the green man by Linda Newbery( Book )
16 editions published between 2010 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 532 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. Suggested level: primary
Catcall by Linda Newbery( Book )
9 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and German and held by 479 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 )
19 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in English and French and held by 472 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 )
13 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in English and held by 420 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
A dog called Whatnot by Linda Newbery( Book )
6 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and Finnish and held by 323 libraries worldwide
When a friendly but timid dog keeps showing up at the park to play, Tim and his Grandad want to bring him home but there are huge obstacles in their way, including Tim's sister's allergy and the dog's current owners
Polly's march by Linda Newbery( Book )
7 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and held by 308 libraries worldwide
Adventurous Polly dreams of becoming an explorer, But in 1914 women didn't have many rights, let alone career choices. Polly discovers this when her new neighbours turn out to be suffragettes, fighting for women's rights to vote. Polly is intrigued and decides to join a protest march, but how will she cope with her parents' disapproval? One of a series of novels about those who have lived through the ages at No. 6, Chelsea Walk, London. Suggested level: primary, intermediate
Andie's moon by Linda Newbery( Book )
8 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 286 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
Nevermore by Linda Newbery( Book )
10 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 245 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
Quarter past two on a Wednesday afternoon by Linda Newbery( Book )
13 editions published between 2013 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 238 libraries worldwide
It was the day when everything stopped, and something started that was quite different, that couldn't be controlled or shaped or ended. At quarter past two on a Wednesday afternoon, Anna leaves her big sister, Rose, dozing on a sun lounger in the garden and goes out to the shops. She never sees her again. Twenty years later, and the tragedy of Rose's mysterious disappearance still haunts her family. Unsure what to do with her life, Anna feels she will never escape from the shadow cast by her beautiful, charismatic older sibling. Convinced that Rose is alive, Anna begins to search for her lost sister
From e to you by Chris D'Lacey( Book )
6 editions published between 2000 and 2004 in English and held by 217 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
Writing children's fiction : a writers' and artists' companion by Yvonne Coppard( Book )
5 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 191 libraries worldwide
Includes essays by 21 other authors
Cat tales by Linda Newbery( Book )
6 editions published between 1997 and 2009 in English and held by 146 libraries worldwide
The cat with two names by Linda Newbery( Book )
8 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in English and held by 139 libraries worldwide
Rose has a black and white cat and her neighbour also has a black and white cat. However, what neither of them realise is that this is the same cat, enjoying double meals and double attention at two different houses
Smoke cat by Linda Newbery( Book )
4 editions published between 1995 and 2009 in English and held by 138 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Linda Newbery auteure de littérature d'enfance britannique
Linda Newbery British children's writer
Linda Newbery escritora de literatura infantil británica
Newbery, Linda Iris 1952-
Линда Ньюбери
뉴버리, 린다
뉴베리, 린다
ニューベリー, L
ニューベリー, リンダ
Languages
English (185)
German (7)
French (6)
Italian (3)
Japanese (2)
Chinese (1)
Polish (1)
Dutch (1)
Finnish (1)
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