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Call, Greg

Overview
Works: 58 works in 181 publications in 5 languages and 27,485 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Fantasy fiction  Humorous fiction  Adventure stories  Sea stories  History  Detective and mystery fiction  Anecdotes  Biography 
Roles: Illustrator
Classifications: PZ7.B278,
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Greg Call
Peter and the Starcatchers by Dave Barry( Book )

14 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and held by 3,474 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Peter, an orphan boy, and his friend Molly fight off thieves and pirates in order to guard a trunk of magical stardust from the diabolical Black Stache and his evil associate Mister Grin
The sixty-eight rooms by Marianne Malone( Book )

5 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and Hebrew and held by 2,928 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ruthie thinks nothing exciting will ever happen to her until her sixth-grade class visits the Art Institute of Chicago, where she and her best friend Jack discover a magic key that shrinks them to the size of gerbils and allows them to explore the Thorne Rooms--the collection of sixty-eight miniature rooms from various time periods and places--and discover their secrets
Peter and the shadow thieves by Dave Barry( Book )

14 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 2,647 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In the thrilling sequel to Peter and the Starcatchers, Peter and Tinker Bell must travel to the mean streets of Victorian London on a mission to save the world from the forces of darkness. But can they survive the sinister Shadow Thieves?"--Cover
Peter and the Sword of Mercy by Dave Barry( Book )

4 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 1,742 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

James, one of Peter's original Lost Boys, is now working for Scotland Yard and suspects that the heir to England's throne, Prince Albert Edward, is under the influence of shadow creatures who are after starstuff hidden in an underground vault which has only one key: the Sword of Mercy. Molly is determined to help, but when she suddenly goes missing, it's up to her eleven-year-old daughter, Wendy, to keep the starstuff out of the creatures' clutches ... and Peter Pan may be her only hope in saving the world from a shadowy doom
House of secrets by Chris Columbus( Book )

9 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 1,357 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Walker children's struggle to fit in at a new school is complicated by the return of Dahlia Kristoff, who casts Brendan, Eleanor, and Cordelia back into book worlds, from which escape will be more difficult than before
Escape from the Carnivale : a Never Land book by Dave Barry( Book )

7 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 1,103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Little Scallop, a princess of the Mollusk tribe, longs to have a real adventure. So late one night, she and her mermaid friends sneak off to dive for pearls. They run into a fierce storm and a strange ship sailed by men who would love to capture a mermaid
Kringle by Tony Abbott( Book )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 1,097 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the fifth century A.D., as order retreats from Britain with the departing Roman Army, orphaned, twelve-year-old Kringle determines to rescue his beloved guardian from the evil goblins who terrorize the countryside by kidnapping and enslaving humans and, in the process, with the help of elves and others along the way, discovers his true destiny
Circle of heroes by Adam Jay Epstein( Book )

4 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 993 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With Vastia under attack from Paksahara's zombie army, the familiars Aldwyn the cat, Skylar the blue jay, and Gilbert the tree frog must gather seven descendants from the most ancient and powerful animals in the queendom to bring Paksahara down
Stealing magic : a Sixty-eight rooms adventure by Marianne Malone( Book )

5 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and held by 800 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chicago sixth-graders Jack and Ruthie return to the Thorne Rooms at the Art Institute of Chicago and once again go back in time while trying to stop an art thief from endangering the miniature rooms
Battle of the beasts by Chris Columbus( Book )

4 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 763 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Since the siblings' last adventure, life in the Walker household is much improved -- the family is rich and the Wind Witch is banished. But no Walker will be safe until she is found. Summoning her to San Francisco brings all the danger that comes with her, and puts the Walkers in the crosshairs of a mysterious journey through Denver Kristoff's books. As the Walkers travel from ancient Rome to World War II to Tibet, they are tested in ways that cut deeper than before -- by Denver Kristoff, the Wind Witch, and one another
The vanishing by Christopher Holt( Book )

7 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 674 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When all humans in his world disappear, Max, a yellow Labrador Retriever, searches for Madame Curie who, he knows, will help find his people but as he and friends Rocky and Gizmo search, they face angry wolves, a gang of subway rats, and the Corporation, a supposed "perfect" society for dogs
Victory or death! : stories of the American Revolution by Doreen Rappaport( Book )

2 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 659 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shares stories of people who participated in the American Revolution, including sixteen-year-old Sybil Ludington and James Armistead, a slave from Virginia
Blood Tide : a Never Land book by Dave Barry( Book )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 653 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While investigating the strange behavior of the once-peaceful mermaids, the Lost Boys battle their old nemesis, Captain Hook, whose evil plan threatens to destroy the Mollusk village and change life on Neverland Island forever
The pirate's coin : a Sixty-eight rooms adventure by Marianne Malone( Book )

5 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 646 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A magical coin coin leads sixth-graders Ruthie and Jack to 1753 Massachusetts and to Jack's pirate ancestor when they return to the Art Institute of Chicago's miniature Thorne Rooms on a mission to restore an African American family's reputation
Misty Gordon and the mystery of the ghost pirates by Kim Kennedy( Book )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 640 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While assisting her father, an estate and antiques dealer, teenaged Misty discovers a journal and pair of glasses that allow her to see ghosts, including those of pirates who founded her New England town and who are seeking a golden statue with mystical powers
Bones in the badlands by Candice F Ransom( Book )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 598 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"When Alex, Mattie, and Sophie touch the spyglass, they find themselves hurtled back to 1898, where real-life dinosaur cowboy Walter Granger has a job for them. Granger has discovered a secret cache of dinosaur skeletons ..."--Cover back
Up and down the Scratchy Mountains, or, The search for a suitable princess by Laurel Snyder( Book )

4 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 594 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lucy, a milkmaid, and her best friend Wynston, a reluctant prince, go in search of information about Lucy's missing mother--even though Wynston is supposed to be searching for a proper princess to marry
Secret in the tower by Candice F Ransom( Book )

6 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 592 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Alex discovers an old spyglass, he and his two sisters find themselves back in time in the middle of the Revolutionary War where they meet George Washington
Magician in the trunk by Candice F Ransom( Book )

5 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 534 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alex and his sisters travel back in time to the Chicago World's Fair of 1893, where they work with young Harry Houdini to track down a thief
The secret of the key by Marianne Malone( Book )

9 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and Polish and held by 525 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the Art Institute of Chicago's miniature Thorne Rooms, the Thorne Rooms key and a mysterious set of rings lead Ruthie and Jack to new historical eras and a woman who went missing as a young girl
 
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The sixty-eight rooms
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English (107)

German (1)

Polish (1)

Czech (1)

Hebrew (1)

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The sixty-eight roomsPeter and the shadow thievesPeter and the Sword of MercyEscape from the Carnivale : a Never Land bookKringleStealing magic : a Sixty-eight rooms adventureVictory or death! : stories of the American RevolutionBlood Tide : a Never Land book