WorldCat Identities

Heller, Julek

Overview
Works: 69 works in 184 publications in 10 languages and 9,791 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Folklore  History  Action and adventure fiction  Adventure stories  Legends  Robinsonades  Sea stories  Young adult works 
Roles: Author, Illustrator
Classifications: PR3403, FIC
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Julek Heller
Giants by David Larkin( Book )

9 editions published between 1979 and 1983 in 4 languages and held by 1,177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Profusely illustrated text discusses the giants of mythology, folklore, and fiction
The minstrel in the tower by Gloria Skurzynski( Book )

6 editions published between 1988 and 2014 in English and held by 875 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the year 1195, eleven-year-old Roger and his eight-year-old sister Alice travel through the French countryside in search of their ailing mother's estranged brother, a wealthy baron
Operation Red Jericho by Joshua Mowll( Book )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 834 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The posthumous papers of Rebecca MacKenzie document her adventures, along with her brother Doug, in 1920s China as the teenaged siblings are sent to live aboard their uncle's ship where they become involved in the dangerous activities of a mysterious secret society called the Honourable Guild of Specialists
The spook's bestiary : the guide to creatures of the dark by Joseph Delaney( Book )

9 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in English and held by 808 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ready to be presented to the last apprentice, Tom Ward, the spook's notebook contains instructions for vanquishing boggarts, witches, the unquiet dead, and other dark creatures and spirits
Knights by Julek Heller( Book )

10 editions published between 1982 and 1989 in English and held by 784 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brings to life such heroes of medieval stories as Gawain, Lancelot, Roland, and Arthur, and provides information on knighthood, including the ceremonies of knighthood, helmets, armor, and horses
The enchanted horse by Magdalen Nabb( Book )

17 editions published between 1992 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 732 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A lonely young girl living on a remote farm with her work-obsessed parents cares for an old and battered wooden horse with such devotion that it comes to life
Robinson Crusoe by Daniel Defoe( Book )

16 editions published between 1998 and 2002 in 6 languages and held by 709 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Robinson Crusoe's account of his life as the sole survivor of a shipwreck on an island somewhere in the Caribbean. Loosely based on a true account of Scottish sailor, Alexander Selkirk
Women warriors : myths and legends of heroic women by Marianna Mayer( Book )

3 editions published between 1998 and 2000 in English and held by 685 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of twelve traditional tales about female military leaders, war goddesses, women warriors, and heroines from around the world, including such countries as Japan, Ireland, and Zimbabwe
King Arthur & the legends of Camelot by Molly Perham( Book )

8 editions published between 1993 and 1998 in 3 languages and held by 614 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The legends of King Arthur and his knights are presented here with new and exciting illustrations and text
Jack and the beanstalk by Alan Garner( Book )

7 editions published between 1992 and 1993 in English and Undetermined and held by 549 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A boy climbs to the top of a giant beanstalk, where he uses his quick wits to outsmart an ogre and make his and his mother's fortune
Sebastian Darke : prince of explorers by Philip Caveney( Book )

3 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sebastian and his companions are hired by a rich merchant to seek out the legendary lost city of Mendip, a quest that is challenged by fierce jungle tribes, warrior beasts, and the pleas of a beautiful girl
Prince of explorers by Philip Caveney( Book )

2 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sebastian, Max and Cornelius are off on their most hazardous adventure yet. Deep in the dense jungles of the south they are searching for the legendary lost city of Mendip when their quest is rudely interrupted by a savage attack by a band of Gograth - armoured apelike beasts
The jungle book by Sally Grindley( Book )

2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A simplified retelling of the adventures of Mowgli, a young boy raised by the animals in an Indian jungle, as well as other animal stories
The war of the wizards : a magical hologram book by Stephen Wyllie( Book )

5 editions published in 1994 in Spanish and English and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two wizards compete for the townspeople's business, until their brewing rivalry unites their magical powers in the same laboratory. Includes holograms
The Anthropos-Specter-Beast by Tadeusz Konwicki( Book )

4 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Amid warnings of the earth's end Peter encounters the Anthropos-Specter-Beast and travels with the Investigator Dog on mysterious trips into the Universe
Zagwitz by Inigo Jones( Book )

4 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Prince of pirates by Philip Caveney( Book )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sebastian, Max and Cornelius are ready for another adventure and heading to the bustling port of Ramalat. Once there they intend to embark on a perilous sea journey in search of the fabled lost treasure of the pirate King, Captain Calinestra. But first, they must make it through the dark and mysterious forest of Geltane and survive an encounter with Leonora; a powerful enchantress, with a terrifying secret and a magical hold over Sebastian's senses. And as if that wasn't bad enough, when they finally reach Ramalat, a feisty female sea captain; an infamous young pirate; ravenous sea creatures, giant lizards; furious sea battles and breathtaking action await them. Will they discover the lost treasure? Will Sebastian live to tell the tale? Will Cornelius be beaten in armed combat? And will Max EVER stop moaning?
Bound for Australia by Nancy Bailey( Book )

5 editions published between 1987 and 2001 in 3 languages and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

You have traveled back to the time when Australia was a prison colony for English criminals
King Arthur and his knights by Deirdre Headon( Book )

3 editions published between 1990 and 1993 in Spanish and English and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Black magic by Nigel Williams( Book )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The minstrel in the tower
Alternative Names
Heler, Džulek

ヘラー, ユレック

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Operation Red JerichoThe spook's bestiary : the guide to creatures of the darkKnightsThe enchanted horseRobinson CrusoeWomen warriors : myths and legends of heroic womenKing Arthur & the legends of CamelotJack and the beanstalk