WorldCat Identities

James, Brian 1976-

Overview
Works: 60 works in 221 publications in 7 languages and 10,332 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Action and adventure fiction  High interest-low vocabulary books  Ghost stories  Young adult works  Spy fiction  Christmas fiction  Christmas stories  Picture books 
Roles: Author
Classifications: D839.3, FIC
Publication Timeline
.
Most widely held works by Brian James
The curse of Snake Island by Brian James( Book )

13 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and French and held by 735 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hoping to be taken seriously by Rotten Tooth, who is supposed to be training them to be pirates, nine-year-old Pete leads his friends in an attempt to beat the grown-ups in finding the treasure buried on Snake Island and stealing it from the giant snake that guards it
Zombie blondes by Brian James( Book )

13 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 705 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Each time fifteen-year-old Hannah and her out-of-work father move she has some fears about making friends, but a classmate warns her that in Maplecrest, Vermont, the cheerleaders really are monsters
Pure sunshine by Brian James( )

9 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in English and Danish and held by 679 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brendon, Will, and Kevin are three friends on different paths. A weekend that will put them to the test is not about the drugs or the girls or the fights or the fading streetlights. It's about two nights that they didn't think would be different from the rest, but then the weekend took a turn, resulting in nothing being the same again
Ahoy! ghost ship ahead by Brian James( Book )

11 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and French and held by 672 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While on lookout duty, the students of Pirate School spy a ghost ship following them, and when they bravely board it they receive a warning that may save their lives, if only they can convince Rotten Tooth or the captain that danger lies ahead
Attack on the high seas! by Brian James( Book )

14 editions published between 2007 and 2014 in English and German and held by 607 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A boring homework assignment involving knot tying proves invaluable when the student pirates help Captain Stinky Beard foil an attack by a rival pirate ship
Port of spies by Brian James( Book )

13 editions published between 2007 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 572 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The young pirates-in-training list suspicious things in the port city of King's Island while running errands for Rotten Tooth, but he dismisses their concerns, leaving the "wee pirate kids" on their own to deal with strange events occurring on The Sea Rat after they return
Treasure trouble by Brian James( Book )

11 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and held by 549 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When, after finding buried treasure guarded by giant sand crabs, the crew of the Sea Rat comes down with a mysterious illness, the pirate students suspect that the treasure is cursed
Spooky hayride by Brian James( Book )

7 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and held by 483 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While on a hayride, two brothers try to scare each other
Camp Buccaneer by Brian James( Book )

10 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and held by 462 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Captain Stinky Beard's pirate students, who want to win without cheating, compete in sailing races, treasure hunts, and swashbuckling events at Camp Buccaneer
Yo-ho-ho! by Brian James( Book )

3 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 397 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Concerned that Santa will not be able to find them aboard the Sea Rat, Pete and the other pirate kids plot a course to the North Pole, where the ship gets stuck in a sheet of ice
Supertwins and the sneaky, slimy book worms by Brian James( Book )

3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 378 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Superhero twins Timmy and Tammy hide in their school to look for the thieves responsible for stealing all the books. A slimy note from the book worms sends timmy and tabby on a mission to find their school's missing books. But things get sticky when the supertwins discover that these wiggly troublemakers have a far more horrible plan. No need to panic! Our superhero team is ready to turn up the heat and stop the creepy crawling thieves
The Supertwins meet the bad dogs from space by Brian James( Book )

7 editions published between 2003 and 2016 in English and French and held by 358 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Young twin superheroes Timmy and Tabby battle laser-shooting space poodles who have come to take over the Earth
Dirty liar by Brian James( Book )

7 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and Russian and held by 329 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

No longer able to tolerate living with his alcoholic mother and her abusive boyfriend, high schooler Benji, nicknamed Dogboy, has moved in with his emotionally distant father, stepmother, and stepsister, and strives to be invisible at home and at school until a series of events forces him to express himself
Supertwins meet the dangerous dino-robots by Brian James( Book )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 326 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While on a field trip to a museum, young twin superheroes Timmy and Tabby battle robotic dinosaurs controlled by a mad scientist who plans to take over the world. On a class trip to the museum, Timmy and Tabby notice something strange about the dinosaur exhibit. Lurking behind the walls are the evil Professor Albert and his Dino-bots who are plotting to take over the world! But the Supertwins have their own secret plan to stop the meddling Professor and send his robots into extinction. Library of Congress Summary. While on a field trip to a museum, young twin superheroes Timmy and Tabby battle robotic dinosaurs controlled by a mad scientist who plans to take over the world
The Supertwins and tooth trouble by Brian James( Book )

3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 322 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twin superheroes Timmy and Tabby fly off in pursuit of a thief when the lost teeth they have placed under their pillows disappear and no money replaces them
Shiver me, shipwreck! by Brian James( Book )

6 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 313 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While spending a week on the Bone Rattler, a ship that is not exactly ship-shape, the pirates-in-training get stuck in Shipwreck Pass and must come up with a creative plan to save the Bone Rattler and find the treasure Captain Stinky beard seeks
The shark who was afraid of everything by Brian James( Book )

6 editions published between 2002 and 2018 in English and held by 301 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sharkie the shark, who is known for being afraid of everything, finds courage when his new friend needs help
Easter bunny's on his way! by Brian James( Book )

6 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 285 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two children eagerly anticipate the arrival of the Easter bunny to the tune of the song "She'll Be Coming 'Round the Mountain." Includes lyrics and music at the back of the book
Perfect world by Brian James( Book )

2 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 282 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lacie doesn't fit in. Not with her best friend Jenna, who wants to go fast when Lacie wants to go slow. Not with her family, whose quiet makes Lacie want to scream. And not with Benji, the boy she's been set up with, at least, not yet. Growing up should mean you have more places to go and more things to do. But what if it only means that there are more places you don't belong? Lacie needs to escape her life. The question is how
Tomorrow maybe by Brian James( Book )

4 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 261 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"First there's the streets. Then there's the girl. Chan's been running for a while now. Living in places she can't call home. Staying with friends that aren't always friends. She doesn't really feel attached to anyone or anything ... until eleven year old Elizabeth comes into her life ..." From the author of "Pure Sunshine" comes this startling, heartfelt novel. Fifteen-year-old Chan runs away from home, with no intention of ever going back. She doesn't care about anyone or anything--until ten-year-old Elizabeth comes into her life
 
moreShow More Titles
fewerShow Fewer Titles
Audience Level
0
Audience Level
1
  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.17 (from 0.10 for The curse ... to 0.27 for Perfect wo ...)

The curse of Snake Island
Covers
Zombie blondesPure sunshineAhoy! ghost ship aheadAttack on the high seas!Port of spiesTreasure troubleSpooky hayrideCamp Buccaneer
Alternative Names

controlled identityMasino, Brian, 1976-

Brian James Amerikaans schrijver

Brian James children's and young adult author

James, B. J. 1976-

Masino, Brian, 1976-

Languages
English (132)

German (6)

French (6)

Spanish (2)

Danish (1)

Russian (1)

Czech (1)