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Cottrell Boyce, Frank

Works: 93 works in 551 publications in 24 languages and 25,256 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Drama  History  Biographical films  War films  Humorous fiction  War television programs  Historical television programs  Made-for-TV movies 
Roles: Author, Author of screenplay, Scenarist, Creator, Contributor, Other
Classifications: PN1997.2, FIC
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Frank Cottrell Boyce
Cosmic by Frank Cottrell Boyce( Book )

14 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in 8 languages and held by 3,797 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Liam is too big for his boots. And his football uniform. And his school blazer. But being super-sized height-wise has its advantages: he's the only 11-year-old to ever ride the G-force defying Cosmic rollercoaster - or be offered the chance to drive a Porsche. Long-legged Liam makes a giant leap for boy-kind by competing with a group of adults for the chance to go into space. Is Liam the best boy for the job? Sometimes being big isn't all about being a grown-up
Framed by Frank Cottrell Boyce( Book )

37 editions published between 2005 and 2015 in 10 languages and held by 3,658 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dylan and his sisters have some ideas about how to make Snowdonia Oasis Auto Marvel into a more profitable business, but it is not until some strange men arrive in their small town of Manod, Wales, with valuable paintings, and their father disappears, that they consider turning to crime
Millions by Frank Cottrell Boyce( Book )

63 editions published between 2004 and 2015 in 17 languages and held by 2,414 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two brothers, Damian and Anthony, are unwittingly caught up in a train robbery during Britain's countdown to joining the Euro. Suddenly finding themselves with a vast amount of cash, the boys have just one glorious, appalling dilemma, how to spend it in the few days before it becomes worthless. Torn between the vices of buying a million pizzas and the virtues of ending world poverty, the boys soon discover that being rich is a mug's game. For not only is the clock ticking, the bungling bank-robbers are closing in too. Pizzas or World Peace, what would you choose?
Chitty Chitty Bang Bang flies again by Frank Cottrell Boyce( Book )

21 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,816 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Down on their luck, the Tooting family buys an old camper van and begins repairing it, but after installing an engine that once belonged to an extraordinary car, they are off to find other original parts, pursued by a sinister man who wants Chitty for himself
The unforgotten coat by Frank Cottrell Boyce( Book )

20 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in English and held by 1,415 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When two Mongolian brothers inexplicably appear one morning in her sixth grade class, Julie, who lives in a town near Liverpool, England, named Bootle, becomes their new friend and "Good Guide," navigating them through soccer, school uniforms, and British slang
The railway man by Jonathan Teplitzky( Visual )

16 editions published between 2002 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,348 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on an autobiography, this film tells the true story of Eric Lomax, a British Army officer who is captured by the Japanese during WWII and sent to a POW camp, where he is tortured and forced to work on the Thai-Burma Railway. Years later, and still suffering the psychological trauma of his wartime experiences, Lomax is persuaded by his wife Patti to find and confront one of his captors. Accompanied by his best friend, Lomax returns to the scene of his torture and manages to track down his captor, Japanese officer Takashi Nagase, from the prison camp, in an attempt to let go of a lifetime of bitterness and hate
Millions by Alex Etel( Visual )

11 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in 4 languages and held by 1,038 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young Irish boy finds a bagful of money. He and his older brother have differing views on what to do with the money
The astounding broccoli boy by Frank Cottrell Boyce( Book )

10 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 960 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rory Rooney likes to be prepared for all eventualities. His favourite book is Don't Be Scared, Be Prepared, and he has memorized every page of it. He could even survive a hippo attack. He knows that just because something is unlikely doesn't mean it won't ever happen ... But Rory isn't prepared when he suddenly and inexplicably turns green. Stuck in an isolation ward in a hospital far from home with two other remarkably green children, Rory's as confused by his new condition as the medics seem to be. But what if it's not in their genes, or a virus, or something they ate? What if turning green actually means you've turned into a superhero? Rory can't wait to make it past hospital security and discover exactly what his superpower might be
God on trial( Visual )

10 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in English and held by 721 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Following the harrowing ritual of selection for death or hard labor, a group of new inmates unsure of their appointed fates begins asking how God could allow for so much suffering. Impulsively, the men decide to put God on trial for abandoning His chosen people. Amid the outside sounds of prisoners being marched to the gas chamber, the trial unfolds. They group address the question: How can there be evil in a universe ruled by an all-powerful, benevolent God?
Doctor Who( Visual )

2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 706 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The newly regenerated Doctor and his companion, Clara, travel across time and space
Cosmic by Frank Cottrell Boyce( Recording )

14 editions published between 2008 and 2015 in English and held by 654 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

12-year old Liam looks like he's thirty. Sometimes it's not bad; for example on the first day of school the principal mistakes Liam for a teacher or when he convinces a car dealer to let him test drive a Porsche. So feeling like he's stuck between two worlds, Liam cons his way into being the adult chaperone on the first space ship to take civilians into space. But when the ship is stuck 230,000 miles from home, being mistaken for an adult is not good
Chitty Chitty Bang Bang and the race against time by Frank Cottrell Boyce( Book )

13 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 637 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lucy, Jem en kleine Harry reizen met hun ouders en hun vliegende auto kriskras door de tijd. Zo zien ze dinosaurussen en de gouden stad El Dorado. Vanaf ca. 10 jaar
Chitty Chitty Bang Bang over the moon by Frank Cottrell Boyce( Book )

8 editions published between 2013 and 2015 in English and held by 551 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Tootings are struggling to find and collaborate with Chitty's builders, the Potts family, when a fiendish criminal kidnaps Little Harry and steals the magical car
Hilary and Jackie by Hilary Du Pré( Visual )

25 editions published between 1998 and 2008 in 5 languages and held by 510 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The incredible true story of two sisters joined by music and torn apart by love for the same man
Millions by Frank Cottrell Boyce( Recording )

19 editions published between 2004 and 2015 in English and held by 436 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After their mother dies, two brothers find a huge amount of money which they must spend quickly before England switches to the new European currency, but they disagree on what to do with it
Code 46 by Michael Winterbottom( Visual )

10 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and German and held by 426 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a totalitarian future, the privileged classes live inside cities while the rest of the population is forced to stay in a vast desert. Unable to visit urban areas without a special visa, the societal outcasts begin forging the documents. When a government agent falls in love with a counterfeiter, he is forced to choose between his duty and the forbidden affair
The claim( Visual )

18 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 412 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A tale of regret and greed in the Gold Rush-era American West. in 1867, Daniel Dillon, the wealthy 49er who runs Kingdom Come, a Sierra Nevada boomtown, is trying to bring the railroad through town when the past comes back to haunt him. Twenty years ago, he sold his wife and daughter to another goldminer for the claim to the gold mine that brought him his fortune
24 hour party people by Michael Winterbottom( Visual )

11 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 358 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of the rise, fall and rise again of promoter Tony Wilson and the wild rave culture he brought to Manchester, England, and then to the world
Welcome to Sarajevo by Michael Winterbottom( Visual )

40 editions published between 1997 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 355 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Living on the edge amid the constant threat of attack, an offbeat team of journalists, led by hotshot Jimmy Flynn, report from a devastated war-torn country. The action intensifies when one of the journalists crosses the line and risks his life in a bold attempt to smuggle an orphaned girl to safety. Filling the screen with a jarring mix of passion and danger, this story is a gritty, behind the scenes look at covering a war ... head-on and on the run
Desirable by Frank Cottrell Boyce( Book )

14 editions published between 2008 and 2015 in English and Irish and held by 312 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

George is a loser,even his grandad doesn't want to hang out with him. Then he starts using the weird old aftershave that he got for his birthday. Suddenly all the girls are in love with him and that includes the teachers. George wanted to be popular but now he's looking for somewhere to hide. Suggested level: primary, intermediate
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controlled identityHardy, Martin, 1961-

Boiss, Frenks Kotrels

Boyce, Frank C. 1959-

Boyce, Frank Cotrell 1959-

Boyce, Frank Cottrell

Boyce, Frank Cottrell 1959-

Boyce, Frank Cottrell 1961-

Cotrell-Boyce, Frank 1959-

Cottrell Boyce, Frank

Cottrell-Boyce, Frank 1959-

Cottrell-Boyce, Frank 1961-

Franciscus Boyce

Frank Cottrell Boyce britischer Schriftsteller und Drehbuchautor

Frank Cottrell Boyce britisk skribent og manusforfattar

Frank Cottrell Boyce britisk skribent og manusforfatter

Frank Cottrell Boyce britisk skribent og manuskriptforfatter

Frank Cottrell Boyce Brits scenarioschrijver

Frank Cottrell Boyce brittisk författare och manusförfattare

Frank Cottrell Boyce sceneggiatore e scrittore britannico

hardy Martin 1961-....

Kotrel Bojs, Frenk

Kotrels Boiss, Frenks

Фрэнк Коттрел Бойс

فرانک کوترل بویس فیلمنامه‌نویس و نویسنده بریتانیایی

コットレル・ボイス, フランク

FramedMillionsThe unforgotten coatGod on trialCosmicMillionsDesirable