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Deacon, Alexis

Overview
Works: 32 works in 164 publications in 11 languages and 8,795 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Humorous fiction  Adventure stories  Graphic novels  Picture books  Comic books, strips, etc  Young adult works  Paranormal comics  Fantasy comics 
Roles: Author, Editor, Illustrator, Adapter, Author in quotations or text abstracts
Classifications: PZ7.H637, E
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Alexis Deacon
Publications by Alexis Deacon
Most widely held works by Alexis Deacon
Jitterbug jam by Barbara Jean Hicks( Book )
15 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 1,704 libraries worldwide
Grandpa Boo-Dad not only believes that Bobo has seen a pink-skinned boy with orange fur on his head hiding under the bed, he knows exactly how a little monster can scare off such a horrible creature
A place to call home by Alexis Deacon( Book )
19 editions published between 2011 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 1,093 libraries worldwide
Seven hamster brothers, having outgrown their hole, begin an adventure-filled quest that takes them across the sea and a desert, up a mountain, and through a labyrinth as they seek a new home
Beegu by Alexis Deacon( Book )
19 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 1,020 libraries worldwide
A small creature from space finds no welcome on Earth, until she meets a group of children on a playground. Suggested level: junior
Cheese belongs to you! by Alexis Deacon( Book )
7 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 934 libraries worldwide
"Rat law says that if you're a rat, cheese belongs to you. Got it? Good. However, there are exceptions ..."--Jacket flap
While you are sleeping by Alexis Deacon( Book )
10 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and French and held by 905 libraries worldwide
Billedbog
I am Henry Finch by Alexis Deacon( Book )
18 editions published between 2014 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 646 libraries worldwide
This is a book about Henry Finch who strives for greatness, gets it all a bit wrong, then makes it right again in a very surprising way -- truly becoming great. --
Jim's lion by Russell Hoban( Book )
9 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 573 libraries worldwide
"Asleep in his hospital bed, Jim dreams of a great lion with white teeth and amber eyes. This lion is Jim's finder. According to Nurse Bami, everyone has a finder, a creature who comes looking for us when we are lost. But when the time comes for Jim's operation, will his lion be able to find him and bring him safely home? Dramatically reimagined as a graphic novel by award-winning illustrator Alexis Deacon, with the inclusion of powerful dream sequences, Russell Hoban's tale of a boy's search for strength and courage will resonate with any child dealing with adversity"--Provided by publisher
Slow Loris by Alexis Deacon( Book )
8 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and Undetermined and held by 506 libraries worldwide
Slow Loris was a slow loris, or so everyone believed, until one night when the other animals in the zoo see him doing something unusual. In the zoo, where Slow Loris lives, he's just, well, slow, boring. It takes him ten minutes to eat a Satsuma and an hour to scratch his bottom. Hardly the most exciting sight at the zoo. But Loris doesn't care. He has a secret--at night, when the rest of the zoo is sleeping
Soonchild by Russell Hoban( Book )
5 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and held by 458 libraries worldwide
In the cold north, when Sixteen-Face John, a shaman, learns that his first child, a soonchild, cannot hear the World Songs that inspire all newborns from their mother's wombs, he sets out on a quest that takes him through many lifetimes and many shape-shifts, as well as encounters with beasts, demons and a mysterious benevolent owl spirit, Ukpika, who is linked to John's past
Croc and Bird by Alexis Deacon( Book )
17 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 429 libraries worldwide
Side by side on the sand sat two eggs. With a crack and a rip, the brothers hatch, and out comes a bird and a...crocodile! But they can't be brothers - can they?
Geis : a matter of life & death by Alexis Deacon( Book )
1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 260 libraries worldwide
"The chief matriarch is dying. Drawing her last breath, she declares a contest: let fate decide the one worthy to rule. Fifty souls are summoned in the night; fifty souls bound to the same fate. But this is no ordinary trial... And so begins the first task. This supernatural historical fantasy is the first in an epic trilogy"--
The selfish giant by Oscar Wilde( Book )
10 editions published between 2013 and 2015 in English and Spanish and held by 157 libraries worldwide
A once selfish giant welcomes the children to his previously forbidden garden and is eventually rewarded by an unusual little child
Ich bin Henry Fink by Alexis Deacon( Book )
3 editions published in 2015 in German and held by 18 libraries worldwide
Cip e Croc by Alexis Deacon( Book )
1 edition published in 2015 in Italian and held by 14 libraries worldwide
Bidou by Alexis Deacon( Book )
1 edition published in 2003 in French and held by 12 libraries worldwide
Bidou est une extraterrestre. Elle se sent bien seule sur Terre et elle a peur des grands Terriens méchants. Heureusement, il y a en aussi de petits et gentils
Confiture de coléoptères [une histoire de monstres] by Barbara Jean Hicks( Book )
4 editions published in 2004 in French and held by 11 libraries worldwide
Bobo le petit monstre ne veut plus aller se coucher. Il sait que pendant son sommeil, un effrayant garçon se glisse sous son lit rien que pour lui faire peur
Io sono Marcello Fringuello by Alexis Deacon( Book )
1 edition published in 2015 in Italian and held by 11 libraries worldwide
Le secret de Loris Lent by Alexis Deacon( Book )
1 edition published in 2002 in French and held by 9 libraries worldwide
Loris Lent est un lémurien qui vit au zoo. Et tous les visiteurs passent devant sa cage en bâillant d'ennui. Mais Loris s'en moque, car il a un secret
Geis by Alexis Deacon( Book )
in English and held by 9 libraries worldwide
"The chief matriarch is dying. Drawing her last breath, she declares a contest: let fate decide the one worthy to rule. Fifty souls are summoned in the night; fifty souls bound to the same fate. But this is no ordinary trial... And so begins the first task. This supernatural historical fantasy is the first in an epic trilogy"--back cover, v.1
Det dovne dyr by Alexis Deacon( Book )
1 edition published in 2002 in Danish and held by 3 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
ディーコン, アレクシス
Languages
English (91)
French (19)
Spanish (14)
German (6)
Chinese (6)
Dutch (4)
Danish (2)
Catalan (2)
Italian (2)
Galician (1)
Korean (1)
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