WorldCat Identities

Kennedy, Richard 1910-1989

Overview
Works: 183 works in 452 publications in 6 languages and 6,467 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Humorous fiction  Fantasy fiction  Novels  Action and adventure fiction  History  Biographies  Fairy tales  Adventure stories 
Roles: Illustrator, Author
Classifications: PZ7.L6585, FIC
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Most widely held works about Richard Kennedy
 
Most widely held works by Richard Kennedy
Outcast by Rosemary Sutcliff( Book )

11 editions published between 1955 and 1995 in English and held by 440 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fifteen-year-old Beric feels increasingly bitter isolation when, because of his Roman birth, he is cast out by the Celtic tribe that raised him and, after reaching a Roman settlement, he is sold into slavery and sentenced to serve in a galley for the rest of his life
A herd of deer by Eilís Dillon( Book )

3 editions published between 1969 and 1970 in English and held by 255 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ostracized by the villagers, a newcomer in the community hires a fifteen-year-old Irish boy to discover why some of the deer are disappearing from his herd
Head in the clouds by Ivan Southall( Book )

6 editions published between 1972 and 1977 in English and held by 244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An accident-prone nine-year-old decides to work some magic spells to punish the friends who seem to have forgotten him while he is recovering from his latest mishap
The kingdom of Carbonel by Barbara Sleigh( Book )

11 editions published between 1959 and 2018 in English and held by 225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Carbonel, king of the cats, is summoned to answer to the great cat; so John and Rosemary are called up to guard his two royal kittens and protect his kingdom while he is away
Simon by Rosemary Sutcliff( Book )

8 editions published between 1953 and 1982 in English and German and held by 215 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On the eve of the English Civil War in 1642. Simon's father goes off to fight for Parliament but orders Simon to finish school first. Simon's close boyhood friend Amias is a Royalist. A few months later, after finishing his education, Simon goes to Windsor, The New Model Army. He is fortunate to fall in with General Fairfax. Simon's troop heads west and is ordered to capture a house at Okeham Paine where he finds himself fighting Amias. When Simon hears the Parliament army is in Torrington, he rejoins them for the Torrington battle there. The enemies were defeated. When a huge explosion blows up the church, suspicion falls upon Amias. Simon becomes involved in assisting the injured Amias and also falls under suspicion. General Fairfax deals wisely and compassionately with them. Both survive the Civil War and resume their friendship
The seals by Eilís Dillon( Book )

2 editions published between 1968 and 1969 in English and held by 195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pat Conneeley and three friends set out for the mainland in stormy weather to rescue his uncle Roddy wanted by the Black and Tans for patriot activities
The horse without a head by Paul Berna( Book )

4 editions published between 1958 and 1975 in English and held by 191 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In France, a headless toy horse becomes a pawn between a ruthless gang of train robbers and the town's honest police inspector
Peter Pan by James Matthew Barrie( Book )

18 editions published between 1967 and 2012 in English and held by 170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Darlings live at No. 14, and there never was a happier family until the coming of Peter Pan. One fatal Friday night, when Mr and Mrs Darling are dining out, Peter drops in and in no time at all Wendy, John and Michael have been taught to fly!
Martin Pippin in the apple orchard by Eleanor Farjeon( Book )

8 editions published between 1949 and 2001 in English and Japanese and held by 170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Martin Pippin tells wonderful stories, plays his lute and beguiles everyone with whom he comes in contact
Pippi in the South Seas by Astrid Lindgren( Book )

11 editions published between 1957 and 1996 in English and Swedish and held by 154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The adventures of the strongest girl in the world, who takes her two friends with her when she travels from Sweden to visit her father, king of an island in the South Seas
Pippi Longstocking by Astrid Lindgren( Book )

13 editions published between 1954 and 1985 in English and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pippi is an irrepressible, irreverent, and irrefutably delightful girl who lives alone (with a monkey) in her wacky house, Villa Villekulla. When she's not dancing with the burglars who were just trying to rob her house, she's attempting to learn the "pluttification" tables at school; fighting Adolf, the strongest man in the world at the circus; or playing tag with police officers
No boats on Bannermere by Geoffrey Trease( Book )

4 editions published between 1963 and 1969 in English and held by 149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Melbury family--Mum, Susan and Bill--go to live in a cottage in the Lake District, where the children and their school friends enjoy adventures which lead to the discovery of some Viking relics
The cruise of the Santa Maria by Eilís Dillon( Book )

4 editions published between 1967 and 1991 in English and held by 149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A newly built boat proves a launch to adventure as two boys seek to disprove that their vessel is cursed
Tales from the Mabinogion by Olwen Bowen Davies( Book )

4 editions published between 1969 and 1971 in English and held by 129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fifteen episodes from the Mabinogion, a collection of medieval Welsh tales, recount the feats and exploits of King Arthur and other powerful kings and princes
A head on her shoulders by Gladys Baker Bond( Book )

2 editions published between 1963 and 1971 in English and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An accident forces thirteen-year-old Brita to assume the responsibility of moving three younger children and family possessions in a boxcar traveling west with a pioneer train. Grades 5-6
Pony surprise by Gunnel Linde( Book )

2 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two children visiting Copenhagen with their Auntie win a miniature pony in a circus lottery, keep him in their hotel closet, and take him home to Sweden on the train
Pippi goes aboard by A Lindgren( Book )

10 editions published between 1956 and 1990 in English and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The continuing adventures of the exuberant Pippi and her two friends Annika and Tommy. Pippi's father, the Cannibal King comes for a visit and for an awful moment it looks like Pippi might leave Villekulla Cottage and go to live with him in the South Seas
Riders of the wind by René Guillot( Book )

3 editions published between 1961 and 1975 in English and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The fantastic brother by René Guillot( Book )

2 editions published in 1963 in English and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Lucas Gaud, a French lad who experiences many things and has great adventures on his way to maturity
The lost island by Eilís Dillon( Book )

4 editions published between 1963 and 2019 in English and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a tramp brings what may be a message from his missing father, Michael determines to follow the piecemeal clues and find a boat and crew for the hazardous journey in search of an unknown island located somewhere off the coast of western Ireland
 
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Alternative Names
Kennedy, Richard, 1910-

Kennedy, Richard, II

Kennedy Richard Pitt 1910-1989

Richard II Kennedy

Richard Kennedy

Richard Kennedy Brits illustrator (1910-1989)

Richard Kennedy il·lustrador britànic

Richard Kennedy illustrateur britannique

Richard Kennedy ilustrador británico

Richard Kennedy ilustrador británicu (1910–1989)

קנדי, ריצ'רד 1910-

ريتشارد كينيدي رسام توضيحي بريطاني

ケネディ, リチャード

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