WorldCat Identities

Kemp, Gene

Overview
Works: 98 works in 367 publications in 6 languages and 7,734 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Detective and mystery fiction  Humorous fiction 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PZ7.K3055, 823.914
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Gene Kemp
 
Most widely held works by Gene Kemp
The turbulent term of Tyke Tiler by Gene Kemp( Book )

60 editions published between 1977 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 998 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tyke constantly gets into trouble helping his friend Danny, whose speech defect does not prevent him from finding adventure
Charlie Lewis plays for time by Gene Kemp( Book )

9 editions published between 1984 and 2000 in English and held by 350 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Five Moffats and their wealthy classmate Charlie Lewis return after a school vacation to discover their new teacher is a disciplinarian who believes in silence, segregation, and sex roles
Jason Bodger and the priory ghost by Gene Kemp( Book )

8 editions published between 1985 and 1997 in English and held by 350 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Jason visits an ancient priory with his class, he meets a girl who lived eight centuries before
Gowie Corby plays chicken by Gene Kemp( Book )

10 editions published between 1979 and 1989 in English and Undetermined and held by 319 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gowie believes he should trust no one and should want no friends until he encounters the remarkable Rosie Angela Lee
The clock tower ghost by Gene Kemp( Book )

9 editions published between 1981 and 2002 in English and held by 212 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Awful Amanda, a mean, spiteful, greedy bully, finds herself living in a clock tower that is haunted by the ghost of a proud, rich man with a strangely familiar face
Ducks and dragons : poems for children by Gene Kemp( Book )

4 editions published between 1980 and 1983 in English and held by 203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of English poems on a variety of subjects, by both well-known and anonymous authors
No place like by Gene Kemp( Book )

10 editions published between 1983 and 1989 in English and held by 190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pete's negative attitude toward college is not improved when he accidentally breaks the dean's glasses on the first day, but opportunities for self-expression in composition class and with friends gradually give him a new view of his own worth
Dog days and cat naps by Gene Kemp( Book )

4 editions published between 1980 and 1983 in English and Undetermined and held by 173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In this delightful collection of short stories animals play a prominent part, though not to the exclusion of their human owners, friends and slaves. Cats (ranging from the mysteriously powerful to the frankly inept) make many appearances, as do gebrils and assorted dogs, including Crasher, whose heavy-footed approach to life provides a title for the final story" --Inside front dust jacket
The well by Gene Kemp( Book )

4 editions published between 1984 and 2008 in English and held by 169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents adventures of Annie Sutton as she grows up in an English village before World War II, with her parents, brother, and sisters
Just Ferret by Gene Kemp( Book )

8 editions published between 1990 and 1993 in English and held by 165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The adventures of twelve-year-old Ferret as a new boy at Cricklepit Combined School where he begins to come to terms with his dyslexia, makes new friends, and deals with a bully
Juniper : a mystery by Gene Kemp( Book )

5 editions published between 1986 and 1991 in English and held by 162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For one-armed Juniper, whose father is a criminal and whose mother is "a bit loopy," her friends and teachers at Cricklepit School make it a comforting refuge from the secrets of her past
The hairy hands by Gene Kemp( Book )

4 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Seriously weird by Gene Kemp( Book )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Everyone, except his mother, thinks Troy is odd. However, when his love of numbers helps him estimate the number of chocolate beans in a jar those around him realize that while Troy's view of life may be odd, in its own way it is brilliant. Suggested level: primary, intermediate
The haunted piccolo by Gene Kemp( Book )

4 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nothing scares me by Gene Kemp( Book )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Petra can predict the future, and it's a talent she hates. People think she's weird and she knows that if she wants any friends she'll have to keep her gift a secret. Then a student from her school goes missing, and it becomes horrifyingly clear that Petra's visions may hold the key to the disappearance. First person recount. Suggested level: intermediate, junior secondary
Tamworth Pig stories by Gene Kemp( Book )

1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tamworth is a 'huge golden pig, a giant of a pig, the colour of beech leaves in autumn.'. He is a wise and benevolent character, devoting himself to worthy causes like Grow More Food and Save the Trees, but he is also Thomas's best friend
Christmas with Tamworth Pig by Gene Kemp( Book )

2 editions published between 1977 and 1990 in English and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

I can't stand losing by Gene Kemp( Book )

5 editions published between 1987 and 1995 in English and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Puffin Book of Ghosts and Ghouls( Book )

4 editions published between 1992 and 1993 in English and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chosen by Gene Kemp Illustrated by Nick Harris
The room with no windows by Gene Kemp( Book )

7 editions published between 1978 and 1991 in English and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The turbulent term of Tyke Tiler
Alternative Names
Gene Kemp auteur d'ouvrages pour enfants

Gene Kemp Brits schrijfster (1926-2015)

Gene Kemp englische Schriftstellerin

Kemp, Gene 1926-

Rushton, Gene.

Rushton Nee, Gene 1926-

켐프, 진 1926-

ケンプ, ジーン

ジーンケンプ

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Charlie Lewis plays for timeJason Bodger and the priory ghostGowie Corby plays chickenThe clock tower ghostThe wellJust FerretThe hairy handsSeriously weird