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Jaques, Faith

Overview
Works: 175 works in 480 publications in 6 languages and 11,212 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Science fiction  Fairy tales  Humorous fiction  History  Adventure stories  Fantasy fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Drama 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Other, Contributor, Editor, Dedicator
Classifications: PZ7.D1515, FIC
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Faith Jaques
 
Most widely held works by Faith Jaques
Charlie and the great glass elevator : the further adventures of Charlie Bucket and Willy Wonka, chocolate-maker extraordinary by Roald Dahl( Book )

65 editions published between 1964 and 2005 in 4 languages and held by 1,050 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Winning the Golden Ticket in a chocolate bar allowed Charlie to fulfil his dearest wish and have a conducted tour of Mr Wonda's chocolate factory
The Orchard book of nursery rhymes by Zena Sutherland( Book )

9 editions published between 1990 and 2016 in English and held by 1,040 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The well-known authority in the field of children's literature presents a selection of familiar nursery rhymes
History of costume by Margaret Stavridi( Book )

18 editions published between 1966 and 1968 in English and held by 836 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Carrie's war by Nina Bawden( Book )

24 editions published between 1973 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 806 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Albert, Carrie and young Nick are war-time evacuees whose lives get so tangled up with the people they've come to live among that the war and their real families seem to belong to another world. Carrie and Nick are billeted in Wales with old Mr Evans, who is so mean and cold, and his timid mouse of a sister, Lou, who suddenly starts having secrets. Their friend Albert is luckier, living in Druid's Bottom with warm-hearted Hepzibah Green and the strange Mister Johnny, who can talk to animals but not to human beings. Carrie and Nick visit him there whenever they can for Hepzibah makes life exciting and enticing with her stories and delicious cooking. Gradually they begin to feel more at ease in their war-time home, but then, in trying to heal the rift between Mr Evans and his estranged sister, and save Druid's Bottom, Carrie does a terrible thing which is to haunt her for years to come. Carrie revisits Wales as an adult and tells the story to her own children
Old Peter's Russian tales by Arthur Ransome( Book )

10 editions published between 1971 and 2003 in English and held by 465 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes twenty traditional tales told by Old Peter to his two grandchildren
Tilly's rescue by Faith Jaques( Book )

11 editions published between 1980 and 1995 in 4 languages and held by 432 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When her friend does not return from a Christmas shopping trip, Tilly, a tiny wooden doll, sets out to find him
The box of delights : When the wolves were running by John Masefield( Book )

8 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 406 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kay finds himself involved in a fantastic adventure when he becomes guardian of the mysterious Box of Delights
Mr Buzz, the beeman by Allan Ahlberg( Book )

6 editions published between 1981 and 1983 in English and Spanish and held by 390 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Mr Buzz the beeman thinks that his bees are flying off, he chases after them, enlisting the help of more and more people on the way. Suggested level: junior
The windswept city : a novel of the Trojan War by Henry Treece( Book )

6 editions published between 1967 and 1970 in English and held by 373 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young boy, slave to Helen, witnesses the events leading to the downfall of Troy--Cassandra's warning, Odysseus' secret visit to Helen, Achilles' slaying of Hector, the death of Achilles, and the bringing of the wooden "horse."
Tilly's house by Faith Jaques( Book )

9 editions published between 1979 and 1995 in 3 languages and held by 372 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tilly leaves the dollhouse where she works as a kitchen maid to find a home of her own
The red fairy book by Andrew Lang( Book )

9 editions published between 1976 and 1980 in English and German and held by 320 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thirty-seven favorite fairy tales from the folklore of France, Germany, Russia and Scandinavia
Mr Tick, the teacher by Allan Ahlberg( Book )

12 editions published between 1980 and 2016 in English and Spanish and held by 262 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mr. Tick is the teacher in a tiny school with only six pupils--his own children--which suits everyone perfectly until he learns that an inspector is coming who plans to close the school if it does not have more students
A portrait of Bach by Jo Manton( Book )

1 edition published in 1957 in English and held by 246 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

What the neighbours did, and other stories by Philippa Pearce( Book )

11 editions published between 1972 and 2003 in English and held by 227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eight humorous short stories involving secret midnight snacks, peculiar neighbours, thefts, and an old man who claims to have had a grandfather who was seven feet tall
The ordinary princess by M. M Kaye( Book )

6 editions published between 1980 and 2015 in English and held by 216 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The most beautiful and gifted princess in the kingdom has a spell put on her at birth that she will be ordinary and then takes matters into her own hands when she grows up to avoid being married to a dreary prince
Miss Dose the doctor's daughter by Allan Ahlberg( Book )

3 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dora's parents were both doctors and Dora love playing doctor. One day Dora had to act as a real doctor to help her family as well as her parents patients
The mouse and the magician by Eric Houghton( Book )

4 editions published between 1970 and 1979 in English and held by 188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Caught raiding the magician's pantry, the lonely little mouse is cursed with a spell that would have been tragic for anyone but a mouse
The magic fishbone : romance from the pen of Miss Alice Rainbird, aged seven by Charles Dickens( Book )

4 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

King Watkins the First is proud of his eldest daughter's magical gift but wonders why she isn't using it
A likely lad by Gillian Avery( Book )

3 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pressured by his father to leave school for a career he doesn't want, a nineteenth-century Manchester boy runs away and gains a new perspective on his future
The king's birthday cake by John A Cunliffe( Book )

2 editions published between 1973 and 1979 in English and held by 154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The Orchard book of nursery rhymes
Alternative Names
Jacques, Faith

Jacques, Faith Heather 1923-1997

Jaques, Faith.

Jaques, Faith 1923-1997

자키스, 페이스

ジェイクス, フェイス

ジャックス, フェイス

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The Orchard book of nursery rhymesCarrie's warOld Peter's Russian talesMr Buzz, the beemanMr Tick, the teacherWhat the neighbours did, and other storiesMiss Dose the doctor's daughter