WorldCat Identities

Black, Holly

Works: 669 works in 2,044 publications in 17 languages and 88,169 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Fantasy fiction  Young adult works  Paranormal fiction  Graphic novels  Comic books, strips, etc  Ghost stories  Fantasy films  Drama 
Roles: Author, Editor, Narrator, Bibliographic antecedent, Author of introduction, Creator, Producer, Contributor, Illustrator, Publishing director, Actor
Classifications: PZ7.D629, FIC
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Holly Black
The Field Guide by Tony DiTerlizzi( Book )

90 editions published between 2003 and 2015 in 9 languages and held by 5,818 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the Grace children go to stay at their Great Aunt Lucinda's worn Victorian house, they discover a field guide to fairies and other creatures and begin to have some unusual experiences
The Ironwood tree by Tony DiTerlizzi( Book )

71 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in 10 languages and held by 4,475 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After Mallory is kidnapped at her fencing meet, Jared and Simon search for her near an old quarry and find themselves amidst dwarves and goblins
The wrath of Mulgarath by Tony DiTerlizzi( Book )

51 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and held by 4,245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three ordinary kids, Jared, Simon, and Mallory Grace, have entered another world -- without leaving this one!
Lucinda's Secret by Tony DiTerlizzi( Book )

59 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 4,169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With goblins, trolls, and the house boggart all trying to get them, the Grace children turn to Great Aunt Lucinda for help
The seeing stone by Tony DiTerlizzi( Book )

47 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and Dutch and held by 4,128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Mallory and Jared attempt to rescue Simon from goblins, they use a magical stone which enables them to see things that are normally invisible
Kin by Holly Black( Book )

34 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 3,359 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sixteen-year-old Rue Silver, whose mother disappeared weeks ago, believes she is going crazy until she learns that the strange things she has been seeing are real, and that she is one of the faerie creatures, or Good Neighbors, that mortals cannot see
Doll bones by Holly Black( Book )

18 editions published between 2013 and 2015 in English and held by 2,972 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Zach, Alice, and Poppy, friends from a Pennsylvania middle school who have long enjoyed acting out imaginary adventures with dolls and action figures, embark on a real-life quest to Ohio to bury a doll made from the ashes of a dead girl
The Spiderwick chronicles by Tony DiTerlizzi( Visual )

46 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 2,938 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The moment the Grace family moves into the dilapidated Spiderwick Estate, strange things begin to happen. Jared, a curious, adventurous boy, quickly seeks out and finds the hidden laboratory of his great great uncle Arthur Spiderwick. He unleashes a mysterious force when he locates a field guide full of the secrets of the magical creatures that inhabit the forest surrounding the mansion. His twin brother Simon is calm and reserved but is rapidly drawn into the fantastical world of fairies and goblins. Older sister Mallory and their mom are harder to convince, but after the almighty and ruthless ogre leader Mulgarath begins to attack the home, the entire family must band together to combat the hordes of goblins and creatures that lurk just outside
Tithe : a modern faerie tale by Holly Black( Book )

36 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in English and Chinese and held by 2,438 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sixteen-year-old Kaye is a modern nomad. Fierce and independent, she travels from city to city with her mother's rock band until an ominous attack forces Kaye back to her childhood home. There, amid the industrial, blue-collar New Jersey backdrop, Kaye soon finds herself an unwilling pawn in an ancient power struggle between two rival faerie kingdoms -- a struggle that could very well mean her death
The nixie's song by Tony DiTerlizzi( Book )

38 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 2,413 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eleven-year-old Nicholas Vargas only thinks his life has been turned upside down after his developer father remarries and moves his new wife and daughter into the soon-to-be completed Mangrove Hollow. But an "expedition" to a nearby lake turns up a little nixie with a giant problem--the huge, lumbering, fire-breathing variety --and it's up to Nick, his stepsister Laurie, and his big brother, Julian (plus a familiar face from the original Spiderwick Chronicles) to figure out the best way to stop a host of rampaging giants before all of Florida goes up in smoke
Geektastic : stories from the nerd herd( Book )

6 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 2,251 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of twenty-nine short stories about geeks
The iron trial by Holly Black( Book )

23 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 2,231 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Warned away from magic all of his life, Callum endeavors to fail the trials that would admit him to the Magisterium only to be drawn into its ranks against his will and forced to confront dark elements from his past
Valiant : a modern tale of faerie by Holly Black( Book )

26 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and held by 2,111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Seventeen-year-old Val runs away to New York City, where she falls in with a gang of squatters who live in the city's subway system and consort with faeries, trolls, and other strange creatures
A giant problem by Tony DiTerlizzi( Book )

16 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As giants start waking up and destroying everything around their Florida neighborhood, Nick, Laurie, Jules, and Cindy work frantically to find a solution
Ironside : a modern faery's tale by Holly Black( Book )

22 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,888 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As the possessor of Roibin's true name, sixteen-year-old Kaye returns to Faeryland to try and complete a nearly-impossible quest that will release him from the spell of the faery queen who holds him in thrall
The coldest girl in Coldtown by Holly Black( Book )

13 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 1,874 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When seventeen-year-old Tana wakes up following a party in the aftermath of a violent vampire attack, she travels to Coldtown, a quarantined Massachusetts city full of vampires, with her ex-boyfriend and a mysterious vampire boy in tow
White cat by Holly Black( Book )

20 editions published between 2010 and 2015 in English and held by 1,844 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cassel comes from a shady, magical family of con artists and grifters. He doesn't fit in at home or at school, so he's used to feeling like an outsider. He's also used to feeling guilty; he killed his best friend, Lila, years ago. But when Cassel begins to have strange dreams about a white cat, and people around him are losing their memories, he starts to wonder what really happened to Lila. In his search for answers, he discovers a wicked plot for power that seems certain to succeed. But Cassel has other ideas and a plan to con the conmen
The wyrm king by Tony DiTerlizzi( Book )

12 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in English and held by 1,804 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nick, Julie, Laurie, and their friends try to prevent a hydra from destroying Florida
The darkest part of the forest by Holly Black( Book )

13 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 1,761 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the town of Fairfold, where humans and faeries exist side by side, a boy with horns on his head and ears as pointed as knives awakes after generations of sleep in a glass coffin in the woods, causing Hazel to be swept up in new love, shift her loyalties, feel the fresh sting of betrayal, and to make a secret sacrifice to the faerie king
The copper gauntlet by Holly Black( Book )

11 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 1,675 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Callum Hunt's life has been difficult ever since he was admitted to the Magisterium, since his father suspects him of being evil, and his closest companion is a Chaos-ridden wolf--but when he discovers that his father may be trying to destroy both him and Havoc, he escapes back to the magical world and he and his friends Aaron and Tamara, become involved in the search for the stolen Alkahest, a copper gauntlet with dangerous powers
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
The Field Guide
Alternative Names
Black, H.

Black, H. 1971-

Black, Holly 1971-

Black, Holly Riggenbach 1971-

Bleka, Hollija

Bleka, Hollija, 1971-

Holly Black Amerikaans schrijfster

Holly Black amerikanische Schriftstellerin

Holly Black amerikansk författare

Holly Black amerikansk skribent

Holly Black écrivain américaine

Holly Black scrittrice statunitense

Holly Blacková

Riggenbach, Holly 1971-

Блэк, Холли

Холи Блек

בלק, הולי

בעלעק, הולי

هالی بلک نویسنده آمریکایی

هولي بلاك، 1971-

블랙, 홀리

ブラック, ホリー



The Ironwood treeThe wrath of MulgarathLucinda's SecretThe seeing stoneKinTithe : a modern faerie taleThe nixie's songGeektastic : stories from the nerd herd