WorldCat Identities

Prince, Alison

Overview
Works: 128 works in 316 publications in 5 languages and 6,681 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  History  Biography  Historical fiction  Young adult works  Diary fiction  Ghost stories 
Roles: Author, Illustrator
Classifications: PZ7.P9358, FIC
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Alison Prince
How's business by Alison Prince( Book )

8 editions published between 1987 and 2002 in English and held by 569 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young boy, sent to the country from London during World War II, comes into conflict with some local boys who find ways to test his courage
The turkey's nest by Alison Prince( Book )

6 editions published between 1979 and 1980 in English and Dutch and held by 357 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pregnant and unmarried, 17-year-old Kate leaves London to live with a distant relative on her farm in Suffolk while she decides about her future
The Type One Super Robot by Alison Prince( Book )

5 editions published between 1986 and 1989 in English and held by 320 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While spending the summer together, a boy and his uncle acquire a household robot with a mind of its own
Night landings by Alison Prince( Book )

3 editions published between 1983 and 1986 in English and held by 264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Harrie and her brother Ian, after being awakened by the unaccustomed sound of an airplane flying at night, become convinced that smugglers are operating from the airfield near their English farm home
Kenneth Grahame : an innocent in the Wild Wood by Alison Prince( Book )

9 editions published between 1994 and 2015 in English and held by 249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The sinister airfield by Alison Prince( Book )

3 editions published between 1982 and 1984 in English and held by 236 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After discovering a body in the woods adjacent to an unused airfield, three children become suspicious that rustlers working in the area may be local people
The doubting kind by Alison Prince( Book )

8 editions published between 1975 and 1989 in English and Dutch and held by 234 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The events during a week in the lives of two English schoolgirls reach crisis proportions
Screw loose by Alison Prince( Book )

6 editions published between 1998 and 2007 in English and held by 193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Max finds a screwdriver by the school gate and uses it to unfasten everything in sight until his practical joke takes an unusual turn
Anne Boleyn and Me : the Diary of Elinor Valjean, London 1525-1536 by Alison Prince( Book )

7 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in English and held by 193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the King came riding in on his big, black horse, a murmur went up, because his tunic was stitched with the words, Declare I Dare Not. All the ladies were giggling behind their hands, and I asked Mama what it meant. Her face had turned quite pink and she said, 'Never mind', so I asked Rosanna later. She told me the words meant the King has a new love, but he dares not say her name. But everyone knows her name, of course. It is Anne Boleyn
Hans Christian Andersen : the fan dancer by Alison Prince( Book )

8 editions published between 1998 and 2000 in English and held by 167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Using diaries and letters, the author of this study claims that Anderson was a suppressed homosexual whose affairs with prominent women were used to build his public persona. Prince also reveals that he was possibly the illegitimate son of King Christian VIII of Denmark
Henry VIII's Wives by Alison Prince( Book )

3 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The court of King Henry VIII is brought brilliantly to life in this My Story special spanning a period of 20 years. The fates of Henrys six wives are told from the perspective of two young courtiers serving at the royal palaces at different periods
Catherine of Aragon by Alison Prince( Book )

4 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in English and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It is 1501 and Eva is making the greatest trip of her life - from Spain to London as lady-in-waiting to the Spanish bride of Arthr, Prince of Wales, Catherine of Aragon. But Prince Arthur does not have long to live. What will happen to Catherine, his new wife, then? This is a thrilling story-diary set among the pomp, plots and political wrangling of the Tudor court
The red Jaguar by Alison Prince( Book )

2 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two boys who share a love for cars remain friends even though one of them is suspected of thefts at school
Second chance by Alison Prince( Book )

9 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in English and Welsh and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ross's larmende familie er endnu engang smidt ud af det hus de bor i. Denne gang har de kun mulighed for at flytte ind i den gamle strandcafé. Men der er engang sket mærkelige ting der og hvem er den dreng, som hele tiden betragter Ross - og venter?
My Tudor queen by Alison Prince( Book )

3 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Diary of a fictional character describing some real historical events and characters during Tudor times
Speed by Alison Prince( Book )

2 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in Swedish and English and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Deb loves to drive fast. The faster, the better. Until one day she goes too far, too fast. Suggested level: secondary
Turnaround by Alison Prince( Book )

3 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in English and Swedish and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kerry keeps her worries about her mum to herself. She can't even tell her dad. But then Paul arrives on the scene and makes Kerry face up to what she always knew deep inside
Sherwood hero by Alison Prince( Book )

5 editions published between 1995 and 2002 in English and French and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young girl goes to great lengths to feed the poor, but becomes obsessed and does something so terrible, her parents never speak about it afterwards. Now her best friend is about to start the nightmare all over again
Doodlebug summer by Alison Prince( Book )

3 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The year is 1944 and World War II is not over yet. There have been no air raids for a while, so Katie's family don't sleep in the shelter anymore. Then one night, Katie wakes to hear a strange, loud noise, followed by a big explosion. The doodlebugs have arrived
Outbreak by Alison Prince( Book )

3 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Miriam doesn't understand why her mum is buying more food than they need, and storing it away. Or why her parents have given her the nickname, Mandy. Her friend Pam says it is because war is coming. and, if the Nazis invade, it will be dangerous for her to have a Jewish name. but that's not going to happen ... is it?"--Publisher description
 
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Kenneth Grahame : an innocent in the Wild Wood
Alternative Names
Alison Prince British children's writer

Alison Prince escritora de literatura infantil británica

Prince, A.

Prince, A. (Alison)

プリンス, アリソン

Languages
English (93)

Swedish (2)

Dutch (2)

French (1)

Welsh (1)

Covers
Kenneth Grahame : an innocent in the Wild WoodScrew looseAnne Boleyn and Me : the Diary of Elinor Valjean, London 1525-1536Hans Christian Andersen : the fan dancerHenry VIII's WivesCatherine of AragonSecond chanceSpeed