WorldCat Identities

Norton, Mary

Overview
Works: 242 works in 1,450 publications in 12 languages and 37,658 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Fantasy fiction  Children's films  Drama  Film adaptations  Animated films  Comedy films  Musical films  Paranormal fiction 
Roles: Author, Bibliographic antecedent, Editor, Originator
Classifications: PZ7.N8248, FIC
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Most widely held works about Mary Norton
 
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Most widely held works by Mary Norton
The Borrowers by Mary Norton( Book )

271 editions published between 1952 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 10,286 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Miniature people who live in an old country house by borrowing things from the humans are forced to emigrate from their home under the clock
The Borrowers afloat by Mary Norton( Book )

96 editions published between 1950 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 3,943 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Borrowers, a family of miniature people, journey down a drain, live briefly in a teakettle, and are swept away in a flood before finding a new home. Sequel to "The Borrowers Afield."
The Borrowers afield by Mary Norton( Book )

97 editions published between 1919 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 3,880 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The further adventures of the family of miniature people who, after losing their home under the kitchen floor of an old English house, are forced to move out to the fields
Bed-knob and broomstick by Mary Norton( Book )

85 editions published between 1943 and 2005 in 4 languages and held by 3,037 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With the powers they acquire from a spinster who is studying to be a witch, three children go on a number of exciting and gruesome trips
The borrowers aloft by Mary Norton( Book )

60 editions published between 1961 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 2,381 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Borrowers, a family of tiny people, are kidnapped from their home in Little Fordham and held captive in an attic
The Borrowers by Mary Norton( Visual )

16 editions published between 1997 and 2008 in 5 languages and held by 1,325 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A clan of thumb-size mischief makers stars in this eye-popping fantasy
Bedknobs and broomsticks by Walt Disney( Visual )

39 editions published between 1971 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,204 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A witch and 3 waifs help defeat the Nazis in England in 1940
Poor Stainless : a new story about the Borrowers by Mary Norton( Book )

18 editions published between 1954 and 1994 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tragedy is feared when the youngest of a family of miniature people is discovered missing
The Borrowers aloft : with the short tale, Poor Stainless by Mary Norton( Book )

23 editions published between 1961 and 2011 in English and held by 1,006 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pod, Homily, and Arrietty Clock -- the family of tiny Borrowers -- think they have at last found an ideal home. They've moved into a house in a miniature village built as a hobby by a retired railroad man. The village is the perfect size for the Borrowers, and after the hardships they've faced, the Clocks gratefully settle into the luxury of having a "proper" house. The easy life makes them careless. Or, rather, it makes Arrietty careless. She befriends a "human bean," and the next thing Arrietty knows, she and her family have been kidnapped. Their captors are a greedy married couple, called the Platters, who have big plans for the little people. They have created their own miniature village in a glass case and plan to imprison the Borrowers within -- like animals in a zoo -- for the rest of their lives
Are all the giants dead? by Mary Norton( Book )

19 editions published between 1975 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 864 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Finding himself in a land peopled with fairy tale characters, James attempts to help Princess Dulcibel who is destined to marry a toad after her ball falls in the well
The borrowers by Mary Norton( Recording )

61 editions published between 1952 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 682 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Miniature people who live in an old country house by borrowing things from the humans are forced to leave their home under the clock. Prequel to The Borrowers afield
The borrowers avenged by Mary Norton( Book )

18 editions published between 1982 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 452 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Escaping from an attic where they had been held captive over the long, dark winter, a family of tiny people sets up house in an old rectory
The complete adventures of the Borrowers by Mary Norton( Book )

5 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 338 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of four novels relating the adventures of the tiny people who call themselves Borrowers. Includes: The Borrowers, The Borrowers afield, The Borrowers afloat, The Borrowers aloft
The return of the borrowers( Visual )

3 editions published between 1993 and 1998 in English and held by 238 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Relates the adventures of a family of miniature humans who live by borrowing things from normal-sized people. Fighting their fears and a lifetime of caution, the Borrowers are forced to make contact with the humans in order to learn a new way of life and find the peace that has always eluded them
The borrowers( Visual )

3 editions published between 1973 and 2004 in English and held by 233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Come along on an adventure with a family of Borrowers, the Clocks, who reside under the floorboards of Aunt Sophie's house in England. The Clocks, like all other Borrowers, survive by borrowing items from the humans. But life for the Clocks takes a turn for the worse when Arrioty befriends a human and the secrets of the Borrower world are discovered. What fate lies in the waiting for the Borrowers?
The bread and butter stories by Mary Norton( Book )

6 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bedknob and broomstick by Mary Norton( Recording )

14 editions published between 1982 and 2008 in English and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With the powers they acquire from a spinster who is studying to be a witch, three English children have a series of exciting and perilous adventures traveling on a flying bed that takes them to a London police station, a tropical island, and back in time to the seventeenth century
The Borrowers afield by Mary Norton( Recording )

15 editions published between 1955 and 2012 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 146 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The further adventures of the family of miniature people who, after losing their home under the kitchen floor of an old English house, are forced to move out to the fields
Bedknobs and broomsticks by Mary Norton( Book )

10 editions published between 1971 and 2017 in English and held by 140 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With the powers they acquire from a spinster who is studying to be a witch, three children go on a number of exciting and gruesome trips
The complete Borrowers by Mary Norton( Book )

6 editions published between 1994 and 2007 in English and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Below the floorboards, behind the kitchen clock, live a family of tiny people. They borrow whatever they need from the 'human beans', who don't even know they exist. But one day Arrietty makes friends with the boy from upstairs, and from then on danger is never far away. Follow the Borrowers' adventures as they go out into the big wide world in search of safety and freedom. Suggested level: primary, intermediate
 
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The Borrowers
Alternative Names
Mary Norton britische Kinderbuchautorin

Mary Norton britisk skribent

Mary Norton Brits schrijfster (1903-1992)

Mary Norton brittisk författare

Mary Norton écrivaine britannique

Mary Norton scrittrice inglese

Norton, Kathleen Mary 1903-1992

Norton, M.

Norṭon, Mery 1903-1992

Nortona, Mērija

Nōton, Mearī 1903-1992

Pearson, Mary 1903-1992

Мэри Нортон

Нортон, Мэри

מרי נורטון

מרי נורטון סופרת בריטית

נורטון, מרי 1903-1992

노턴, 메리

노튼, 메리

ノートン, M

ノートン, メアリー

ノートン, メアリー 1903-1992

メアリー・ノートン

瑪麗·諾頓

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The Borrowers afloatThe Borrowers afieldBed-knob and broomstickThe borrowers aloftPoor Stainless : a new story about the BorrowersThe Borrowers aloft : with the short tale, Poor StainlessAre all the giants dead?The borrowers