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Eldridge, Jim 1944-

Overview
Works: 142 works in 267 publications in 2 languages and 8,543 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Young adult works  Biography  History  Adventure stories  War stories  Suspense fiction  Humor  Diary fiction 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PZ7.E38, 823.914
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Publications about Jim Eldridge
Publications by Jim Eldridge
Most widely held works about Jim Eldridge
 
Most widely held works by Jim Eldridge
The trenches : Billy Stevens, the Western Front 1914-1918 by Jim Eldridge( Book )
13 editions published between 2002 and 2016 in English and held by 405 libraries worldwide
Sixteen year old Billy Stevens lies about his age to join the Army. This is a fictional first-hand account of the horrors of trench warfare during the First World War. Includes historical notes about the First World War and a timeline of events. Suggested level: intermediate, junior seconday
Who Was Sojourner Truth? by Yona Zeldis McDonough( Book )
2 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 361 libraries worldwide
"Almost 100 years before Rosa Parks refused to give up her bus seat, Sojourner Truth was mistreated by a streetcar conductor. She took him to court--and won! Before she was Sojourner Truth, she was known simply as Belle. Born a slave in New York sometime around 1797, she was later sold and separated from her family. Even after she escaped from slavery, she knew her work was not yet done. She changed her name and traveled, inspiring everyone she met and sharing her story until her death in 1883 at age eighty-six. In this easy-to-read biography, Yona Zeldis McDonough continues to share that remarkable story"--
Warriors! : true stories of combat, skill, and courage by Jim Eldridge( Book )
5 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 332 libraries worldwide
Packed with battle stories from the past, present, and the future--featuring Gladiators, Japanese Samurai, and robots and android soldiers of tomorrow--this book includes fact files on weaponry, honor codes, battle tactics, and rules of engagement. Illustrations
Desert danger by Jim Eldridge( Book )
8 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in English and held by 250 libraries worldwide
The story of Tim Jackson, who fought in North Africa during the Second World War. He tells of a mine-clearing operation which results in one of his colleagues being severely injured after handling a mine incorrectly
Flying ace by Jim Eldridge( Book )
9 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 244 libraries worldwide
Historical fiction. Jack Fairfax is the 19-year-old second son of Lord and Lady Fairfax. The Fairfaxes are steeped in military tradition, and don't approve of Jack's volunteering for the Royal Flying Corps. Nevertheless, Jack takes to the skies and faces the skill of the German ace pilots over the Somme
Roman invasion a British boy AD 84 by Jim Eldridge( Book )
9 editions published between 2008 and 2016 in English and held by 212 libraries worldwide
It's AD 84 when Bran, a prince of the Carvetii tribe, is captured by the Romans. A legion of soldiers is marching east, to build a military road. It's hostile country, and Bran is to go with them as a hostage to ensure the legion's safety ... but no one is safe in newly conquered Britain
Jungle kill by Jim Eldridge( Book )
3 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 204 libraries worldwide
When former Special Forces officer Mitch is offered a dangerous undercover mission, he must trust his five new teammates as they rescue a West African freedom fighter
The deadly game by Jim Eldridge( Book )
3 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 189 libraries worldwide
Having uncovered the mysterious Order of Malichea, Jake Wells is forced to give up his possession of its ancient book and risks his life to contact formidable enemies to save his girlfriend from exile
50 things you should know about the first World War by Jim Eldridge( Book )
3 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 187 libraries worldwide
Describes the first World War, including the causes, combatants, battles, and key figures
The invisible assassin : the malichea quest by Jim Eldridge( Book )
3 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 182 libraries worldwide
As a Junior Press Officer for the British government, Jake is sent to cover a 'non-story' - a demonstration against the construction of a laboratory on the supposed site of an ancient fairy ring. But what Jake sees there is shocking and terrifying and leads him to investigate a clandestine organisation - the Order of Malichea. And then sinister things start happening: Jake is 'accidentally' pushed, almost falling under a tube train; Lauren, Jake's girlfriend, has all her notes on the Order stolen; and then Jake returns home to find a dead body in his flat and is accused of murder. Who is trying to scare Jake? Is it the British government? Or other, more sinister agencies? Either way, Jake and Lauren must fight for their lives
Death in the desert by Jim Eldridge( Book )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 177 libraries worldwide
Mitch, a member of the covert military squad Delta Unit, is on a mission to smuggle an undercover peace negotiator through war-torn Afghanistan to the secret hideout of a powerful Taliban warlord, and he has the help of numerous other Black-Ops soldiers, including Two Moons, Gaz, Tug, Benny, and Nelson
Disgusting Dave and the flesh-eating maggots by Jim Eldridge( Book )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 173 libraries worldwide
When some real-live maggots arrive for Dave in the post, he discovers that science can turn dangerous! Can he keep the squirmy wormlets under control before they chomp their way through the whole neighbourhood?
Spy smuggler by Jim Eldridge( Book )
8 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and Sinhalese and held by 172 libraries worldwide
A story of a young French boy involved with the Resistance against the German occupation
Black ops by Jim Eldridge( Book )
2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 172 libraries worldwide
Follows the Delta Unit--a six-man Special Forces team--as it races to prevent the assassination of the British Prime Minister by a ruthless, renegade killer who is an ex-member of their elite unit
The lethal target by Jim Eldridge( Book )
4 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 168 libraries worldwide
"Jake's girlfriend, Lauren, has been exiled to New Zealand by MI5, who ensure that the two of them never speak about the missing books of the Order of Malichea. The information in these books could destroy mankind if they fall into the wrong hands, but Jake and Lauren want to get to them first and use the wisdom for good. Then Lauren goes missing. When Jake follows the instructions of a mystery caller to go to a Scottish Island, he knows he could be in danger; the Russian government will do anything to get hold of one book in particular - a book that holds the secret to spontaneous human combustion. Jake has to race against time to intercept the book and prevent global warfare. Can he do it, and, at last, give Lauren her freedom?"--Publisher's website
Pyramid of Secrets by Jim Eldridge( Book )
3 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 160 libraries worldwide
It's 2517 BC, and the Nile has flooded. Unable to plough their fields, Nebka follows his uncle to build the pyramid of Khafre. It's back-breaking work, all for the glory of the Pharaoh. Then he meets a mysterious prisoner claiming to be the rightful heir to the throne, and is drawn in to a deadly plot
Disgusting Dave and the farting dog by Jim Eldridge( Book )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 160 libraries worldwide
Meet Dave. He's disgusting - everyone says so. Even his mum is fed up with him examining his nose pickings. So now Dave's got a challenge: if he can avoid doing anything disgusting for a week, he gets a twenty-pound reward. He thinks he can do it. At least, until his arch-enemy, Banger Bates, lands him with Fred, the farting dog
Disgusting Dave and the bucketful of vomit by Jim Eldridge( Book )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 158 libraries worldwide
Look out, Horrid Henry - here comes Disgusting Dave!
Big Rock and the Masked Avenger by Jim Eldridge( Book )
2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 132 libraries worldwide
Jack knows every wrestling move there is to know, and his dreams come true when he's recruited as a training assistant to Waldo's Wrestling Trolls. Little does Jack know that he's actually part troll, and that when his new family is in trouble he morphs into the terrifying Thud! He'll have to rescue princesses that don't need rescuing, avoid ambushes by goblins and build a team of Wrestling Trolls to take on Lord Veto's evil orcs in a battle for the tournament money
Blood on the wall by Jim Eldridge( Book )
4 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 99 libraries worldwide
Along the line of Hadrian's Wall, someone is murdering people and taking their heads. Is this a ritualistic killer or a revenge mission? Detective Inspector Andreas Georgiou of Carlisle CID is brought back from suspension to investigate, but with an accusation of brutality on his record and a superior officer set on hanging him out to dry, his work will be anything but straightforward. Fighting battles on several fronts Georgiou slips deep into a web of corruption, extreme right-wing idealism and the shocking realization that the identity of the serial killer will be hard to discover and even harder to believe
 
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Alternative Names

controlled identity James, Eldridge, 1944-

controlled identity James, Lee, 1944-

Eldridge, J. 1944-
Eldridge, J. (Jim), 1944-
Jim Eldridge British screenwriter
Languages
English (86)
Sinhalese (1)
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