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Howell, Troy

Overview
Works: 88 works in 225 publications in 1 language and 32,495 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  History  Fairy tales  Young adult works  Historical fiction  Biography  Domestic fiction  Dictionaries  Toy and movable books 
Roles: Illustrator
Classifications: PZ7.B934, [FIC]
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Most widely held works by Troy Howell
Favorite Greek myths by Mary Pope Osborne ( Book )
4 editions published between 1989 and 1995 in English and held by 1,811 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Retells twelve tales from Greek mythology, including the stories of King Midas, Echo and Narcissus, the Golden Apples, and Cupid and Psyche
The night swimmers by Betsy Cromer Byars ( Book )
11 editions published between 1980 and 1990 in English and held by 1,788 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
With their mother dead and their father working nights, Retta tries to be mother to her two younger brothers but somehow things just don't seem to be working right
The one-eyed giant by Mary Pope Osborne ( Book )
5 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in English and held by 1,652 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Retells a part of the Odyssey in which King Odysseus fights the cyclops
The comeback dog by Jane Resh Thomas ( Book )
6 editions published between 1981 and 1996 in English and held by 1,645 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Daniel, a Midwestern farm boy, finds a battered dog in a ditch and nurses it back to health, but is disappointed when the dog doesn't immediately respond to his gestures of affection
The land of the dead by Mary Pope Osborne ( Book )
4 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 1,540 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A retelling of part of the Odyssey in which Odysseus and his fleet continue their journey and encounter giant cannibals, a beautiful witch, and the Land of the Dead
Sirens and sea monsters by Mary Pope Osborne ( Book )
2 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 1,363 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Retells a part of the Odyssey in which Odysseus and his men, returning from the Land of the Dead determined to sail home to Ithaca, encounter Scylla, the six-headed monster, and Charybdis, the deadly whirlpool
The gray-eyed goddess by Mary Pope Osborne ( Book )
6 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 1,359 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Retells a part of the Odyssey in which Ithaca, his wife, Penelope, and their son, Telemachus, are desperately warding off the men who want to marry her. Then a visit from a mysterious stranger gives Telemachus the courage to confront the suitors, and to search for his long-lost father
Favorite Norse myths by Mary Pope Osborne ( Book )
5 editions published between 1995 and 2001 in English and held by 1,352 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of rarely retold tales from the "Elder Edda" and the "Younger Edda," two six-hundred-year-old Norse manuscripts
Favorite medieval tales by Mary Pope Osborne ( Book )
4 editions published between 1998 and 2002 in English and held by 1,321 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of well-known tales from medieval Europe, including "Beowulf," "The Sword in the Stone," "The Song of Roland," and "The Island of the Lost Children."
Return to Ithaca by Mary Pope Osborne ( Book )
6 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 1,097 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Retells part of Homer's Odyssey in which Odysseus, with the help of the goddess Athena, plans to get revenge on those who have plagued his wife and son during his absence
Mermaid tales from around the world by Mary Pope Osborne ( Book )
3 editions published between 1992 and 1999 in English and held by 1,092 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of twelve mermaid tales from around the world, featuring such sources as France, Greece, and North Africa
Neela, victory song by Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni ( Book )
3 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 969 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In 1939, twelve-year-old Neela meets a young freedom fighter at her sister's wedding and soon after must rely on his help when her father fails to return home from a march in Calcutta against British occupation
Kathleen : the Celtic knot by Siobhán Parkinson ( Book )
3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 914 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Twelve-year-old Dubliner Kathleen Delaney is given the chance to take Irish dancing lessons in 1937 and discovers she has a talent for it
Fox in a trap by Jane Resh Thomas ( Book )
6 editions published between 1987 and 1990 in English and held by 883 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Daniel looks forward to helping his Uncle Peter set traps for the foxes that have been plaguing the family farm, until the discovery of a severed fox paw makes him seriously question what he and his uncle are doing
The ugly duckling by H. C Andersen ( Book )
6 editions published between 1989 and 1990 in English and held by 661 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An ugly duckling spends an unhappy year ostracized by the other animals before he grows into a beautiful swan
Samantha's special talent by Sarah Masters Buckey ( Book )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 648 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Samantha organizes a talent show to support the Library, but wonders what her special talent is
Jean Laffite : the pirate who saved America by Susan Goldman Rubin ( Book )
4 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 568 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A high-action portrait of the infamous historical pirate who pursued high-seas ambitions as a youth before settling down in New Orleans. Describes how he became a respected businessman, made pivotal contributions to the War of 1812 and exposed a British invasion plot
Anne of Green Gables by L. M Montgomery ( Book )
7 editions published between 1988 and 2002 in English and held by 561 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When Anne, an eleven-year-old orphan, is mistakenly sent to live with a middle-aged brother and sister on a Prince Edward Island farm she endears herself to them
The secret garden by Frances Hodgson Burnett ( Book )
6 editions published between 1966 and 2002 in English and held by 554 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A ten-year-old orphan comes to live in a lonely house on the Yorkshire moors and discovers an invalid cousin and the mysteries of a locked garden
Redwall by Brian Jacques ( Book )
6 editions published between 1986 and 2000 in English and held by 531 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When the peaceful life of ancient Redwall Abbey is shattered by the arrival of the evil rat Cluny and his villainous hordes, Matthias, a young mouse, determines to find the legendary sword of Martin the Warrior which, he is convinced, will help Redwall's inhabitants destroy the enemy
 
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