WorldCat Identities

Lacey, Josh

Overview
Works: 61 works in 219 publications in 7 languages and 7,837 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Fantasy fiction  Action and adventure fiction  Epistolary fiction  Children's audiobooks  Adventure stories  Detective and mystery fiction  History  Young adult works 
Roles: Author, Author of afterword, colophon, etc.
Classifications: PZ7.L128, FIC
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Josh Lacey
 
Most widely held works by Josh Lacey
Island of Thieves by Josh Lacey( Book )

9 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and held by 1,179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tom goes with his Uncle Harvey to Peru, where they narrowly escape imprisonment and death as they hunt for buried treasure after tracking down a journal written by John Drake, a young relative of Sir Francis Drake, on a voyage to Lima in 1577. Includes biographical information on John and Francis Drake
The dragonsitter by Josh Lacey( Book )

10 editions published between 2012 and 2017 in English and German and held by 754 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It had sounded so easy: Eddie just needed to watch Uncle Morton's unusual pet for a week while he went on vacation. Turns out, looking after a dragon isn't easy at all. Soon the fridge is empty, the curtains are on fire, and the mailman is running away ... Not to mention the smell. It's no fun finding dragon poop on your favorite shoes! What is Eddie going to do?
The dragonsitter takes off by Josh Lacey( Book )

15 editions published between 2013 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 739 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eddie thought that dragonsitting would be easy. Then Ziggy hides in the linen closet, and Eddie learns that the dragon is keeping a very big secret
The dragonsitter's castle by Josh Lacey( Book )

13 editions published between 2013 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 731 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Dragonsitting isn't getting any easier for Eddie. When he has to take Uncle Morton's dragons, Ziggy and baby Arthur, away with him on a trip to his dad's place -- a real castle! -- it's not long before they're causing all sorts of mischeif again. A castle, a sneezing dragon, and a big box of fireworks. Looks like this story is going to end with a bang!"
The sultan's tigers by Josh Lacey( Book )

8 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and held by 678 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tom, who comes from a long line of criminals, travels with his roguish uncle to India to find a family treasure--an antique jewel-encrusted tiger stolen from the sultan's throne hundreds of years ago
The dragonsitter's party by Josh Lacey( Book )

16 editions published between 2015 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 611 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"It's Eddie's birthday! He's looking forward to a party filled with fun, games, and ... dragons? Ziggy and Arthur show up, and their idea of a good time involves eating everything in sight and making a mess of all the magician's tricks. Is Eddie in for the wrong kind of birthday surprise?
The dragonsitter's island by Josh Lacey( Book )

16 editions published between 2014 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 519 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eddie is dragonsitting again, but this time he's looking after Uncle Morton's Scottish island too. And there are some strange goings on: the local sheep are disappearing, and Eddie swears he sees a mysterious creature in the loch. Could there be more than just dragons living there? It seems Eddie is in for a beastly surprise! Written as a series of emails between Eddie and Uncle Morton, this quirky, original series has a growing legion of fans and offers something different to young readers
Island of thieves by Josh Lacey( Recording )

7 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 287 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tom goes with his Uncle Harvey to Peru, where they narrowly escape imprisonment and death as they hunt for buried treasure after tracking down a journal written by John Drake, a young relative of Sir Francis Drake, on a voyage to Lima in 1577. Includes biographical information on John and Francis Drake
The dragonsitter to the rescue by Josh Lacey( Book )

3 editions published in 2017 in English and Undetermined and held by 276 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Eddie takes the dragons with him on his vacation to London, but it's not long before disaster strikes and both dragons go missing. From the Natural History Museum to the London Eye, through tube stations, hotels and the London Zoo, Eddie chases his dragons, hoping to avert disaster. Will he catch them before they cause a national catastrophe?"--
The dragonsitter : trick or treat? by Josh Lacey( Book )

8 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in English and held by 260 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On Halloween the night is full of strange creatures: witches, vampires, ghosts and dragons. In their seventh adventure Eddie and Emily take their uncle's pet dragons trick or treating. But the dragons have quite the sweet tooth, and it's not long before things go ghoulishly wrong
The dragonsitter by Josh Lacey( Book )

4 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 206 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"'Dear Uncle Morton. You'd better get on a plane right now and come back here. Your dragon has eaten Jemima.' It had sounded so easy: Edward was going to look after Uncle Morton's unusual pet for a week while he went on holiday. But soon the fridge is empty, the curtains are blazing, and the postman is fleeing down the garden path."--Publisher information
The dragonsitter to the rescue by Josh Lacey( Book )

3 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eddie takes the dragons with him on his half-term trip to London, but it's not long before disaster strikes and both dragons go missing. From the Natural History Museum to the London Eye, through tube stations, hotels and London Zoo, Eddie chases his dragons, hoping to avert disaster. But there's no smoke without a fire
De drakenoppasser by Josh Lacey( Book )

1 edition published in 2016 in Dutch and held by 142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eddie past een een week op de draak van zijn oom. Eddie wordt wanhopig van het dier: hij brandt overal gaten in en zet het huis op stelten. Waarom reageert oom Mart niet op Eddies mailtjes? Met veel zwart-witillustraties. Vanaf ca. 7 jaar
The sultan's tigers by Josh Lacey( Recording )

6 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tom, who comes from a long line of criminals, travels with his roguish uncle to India to find a family treasure--an antique jewel-encrusted tiger stolen from the sultan's throne hundreds of years ago
The dragonsitter detective by Josh Lacey( Book )

5 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dear Uncle Morton: Are you sitting down? If you're not, you probably should. Because I have some very bad news. Someone has stolen one of your dragons. Eddie's mum is getting remarried, to Uncle Morton's Scottish neighbour Gordon. But then Ziggy is stolen. It's not long before Arthur is taken too. Eddie must track the thief down, rescue Uncle Morton's dragons and get to the church on time
Trick or treat? by Josh Lacey( Book )

2 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On Halloween the night is full of strange creatures: witches, vampires, ghosts - and dragons. In their seventh adventure Eddie and Emily take their uncle's pet dragons trick or treating. But the dragons have quite the sweet tooth, and it's not long before things go ghoulishly wrong
The one that got away by Josh Lacey( Book )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Ben is on holiday with his sister, half-sister and Freaky Frank, his weird stepbrother. They're driving him nuts. Then the thief strikes ... what kind of burglar picks all the strawberries in the dead of night? The four Misfitz uncover even stranger secrets when they follow the trail into the forbidden quarry"--Cover
Bearkeeper by Josh Lacey( Book )

4 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Elizabethan London is a dangerous place for a runaway boy, but when Pip rescues a bear from harsh cruelties of the fighting-pit, he finds he has an unusual protector. And soon he needs her more than ever, as boy and bear are thrown into a fast-paced adventure of pursuits. Ages 8-12 years
Two tigers on a string by Josh Lacey( Book )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One afternoon, Frank comes home from school to an empty flat. His mother has disappeared. She isn't back that night, or the next. Where has she gone? How will Frank find her? It's a job for the Misfitz. Together, they sneak out of their home, catch a train across the country and search for clues
Three diamonds and a donkey by Josh Lacey( Book )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Ben's stepmother-to-be shouldn't have flashed her huge engagement ring in the crowded bazaar in Marrakech. But how could it disappear so suddenly? When the police arrest the wrong thief, the four Misfitz start their own investigation. Danger, diamonds and deadly surprises await them in the secret corners and dark alleys of the famous city."--Publisher's description
 
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Audience level: 0.35 (from 0.15 for The dragon ... to 0.84 for De drakeno ...)

Island of Thieves
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The one that got awayBearkeeperTwo tigers on a stringThree diamonds and a donkey
Alternative Names

controlled identityDoder, Joshua

Doder, Joshua, 1968-

Josh Lacey Britischer Kinderbuchautor

Josh Lacey Brits schrijver

Josh Lacey écrivain britannique

Leisijs, Džošs, 1968-

جوش لاسي كاتب بريطاني

Languages
English (114)

French (6)

Spanish (5)

Dutch (3)

German (2)

Danish (2)

Catalan (2)