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Deacon, Alexis

Overview
Works: 29 works in 161 publications in 12 languages and 8,463 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Humorous fiction  Adventure stories  Pictorial works  Young adult works  Comic books, strips, etc  Paranormal fiction  Medical fiction  Picture books 
Roles: Author, Editor, Illustrator, Creator, 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 )
13 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 1,727 libraries worldwide
There is a boy under Bobo's bed. A scary boy with pink skin and orange fur on top of his head and, worst of all, eyes the awful colour the sky is when you wake up in the middle of day. So next bedtime, Bobo crawls under the kitchen cabinet and decides he's not going to bed, not now, not ever. But then Boo-Dad comes. And Boo-Dad, the biggest, baddest grandpa ever, has the answer to Bobo's problem, if only Bobo can be brave enough to give it a try. Very soon in the story you realize that things are not quite the way you thought they were; and that who is who's monster is open to question. 5 yrs+
Beegu by Alexis Deacon( Book )
21 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in 6 languages and held by 1,031 libraries worldwide
Beegu isn't supposed to be on Earth. She is lost. She is a friendly little creature, but the Earth People don't seem very welcoming at all. However, so far she has only met the 'big' ones. The little ones are a different matter
A place to call home by Alexis Deacon( Book )
21 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 1,001 libraries worldwide
Seven hamster brothers, having outgrown their hole, begin an adventure-filled quest that takes them across seas and deserts, up a mountain, and through a labyrinth as they seek a new home
Cheese belongs to you! by Alexis Deacon( Book )
7 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 932 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 917 libraries worldwide
A girl's bedside toys go to great lengths to keep her safe at night while she is asleep
I am Henry Finch by Alexis Deacon( Book )
14 editions published between 2014 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 588 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 568 libraries worldwide
A young boy who is afraid of the operation that can help him get well learns to overcome his fear with the help of a caring nurse
Slow Loris by Alexis Deacon( Book )
8 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and Undetermined and held by 511 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 465 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 )
19 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 440 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?
The selfish giant by Oscar Wilde( Book )
11 editions published between 2013 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 152 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 19 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 11 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 10 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
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
Io sono Marcello Fringuello by Alexis Deacon( Book )
1 edition published in 2015 in Italian and held by 7 libraries worldwide
Geis : a matter of life and death ( Book )
1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
Bokutachi no ie wa doko by Viviane Schwarz( Book )
1 edition published in 2012 in Japanese and held by 3 libraries worldwide
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 (87)
French (19)
Spanish (13)
German (12)
Chinese (4)
Japanese (3)
Catalan (3)
Dutch (3)
Danish (2)
Italian (2)
Korean (1)
Galician (1)
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