WorldCat Identities

Floyd, Gareth 1940-

Overview
Works: 199 works in 382 publications in 1 language and 7,440 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  History  Bildungsromans  Graphic novels  Fantasy fiction  Comic books, strips, etc  Young adult works  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Folklore 
Roles: Illustrator, Author
Classifications: PR4560, FIC
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Most widely held works about Gareth Floyd
 
Most widely held works by Gareth Floyd
The whispering knights by Penelope Lively( Book )

8 editions published between 1971 and 1995 in English and held by 528 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three children concoct a witch's brew that conjures up Morgan Le Fay in the guise of a local tycoon's wife who immediately stirs up trouble in the village
The night watchmen by Helen Cresswell( Book )

9 editions published between 1969 and 1990 in English and held by 518 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Looking for something to fill his lonely days, a young boy recuperating from a long illness meets two tramps who live in a world that hardly seems real
Up the pier by Helen Cresswell( Book )

7 editions published between 1971 and 1989 in English and held by 487 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While visiting a seaside resort with her mother, a young English girl discovers a mysterious family living on the pier
The writing on the hearth by Cynthia Harnett( Book )

4 editions published between 1971 and 1984 in English and held by 401 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stephen, stepson of a plowman, who dreams of going to Oxford University as a poor scholar, finds his future jeopardized by witchcraft and political intrigue in fifteenth-century England
Second-hand family by Richard Parker( Book )

2 editions published in 1966 in English and held by 218 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A twelve-year-old boy goes to a new foster home where he is confronted with a bossy girl his age, a surly older boy who is a rock and roll player, a sick father, and a mother with a quick temper
The miller's boy by Barbara Willard( Book )

3 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 206 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In fifteenth-century Sussex a young boy living with his grandfather, a harsh miller, dreams of having a friend his age and a horse to take him to his married sister
The change-child by Jane Louise Curry( Book )

3 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In sixteenth-century Wales, a young girl's fair hair and lame foot make her suspect to her neighbors who fear that she is a fairy child and capable of magic
Little foxes by Michael Morpurgo( Book )

4 editions published between 1984 and 2008 in English and held by 193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Foundling Billy Bunch, who is mocked at school and barely tolerated by his latest foster mother, finds his only pleasure in looking after a family of fox cubs in the wilderness by the canal, until others discover his secret
The midnight fox by Betsy Cromer Byars( Book )

7 editions published between 1970 and 1989 in English and held by 187 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tony dislikes spending the summer on his aunt's farm until he discovers a black fox in the forest and tracks her to her den
The sleepers by Jane Louise Curry( Book )

2 editions published between 1968 and 1969 in English and held by 171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A prophecy inscribed on stone, a bronze Celtic bell, a fabled tree, and a long, straight passageway beneath a hill-threatened by a drilling company and a woman who strangely resembles Morgan Le Fay--lead four children into a stitch in time and to the Sleepers, an early Celtic King Arthur, and his men
Great expectations by Charles Dickens( Book )

2 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pip the orphan feeds an escaped convict who becomes his unknown benefactor
The secret garden ; A little princess ; Little Lord Fauntleroy by Frances Hodgson Burnett( Book )

1 edition published in 1978 in English and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Hawk by Ronald Welch( Book )

4 editions published between 1967 and 2014 in English and held by 152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Involved in sea battles and political intrigues, Harry Carey becomes associated with a plot to assassinate Queen Elizabeth which in reality is a plan to save her life
The Emir's son by Martin Ballard( Book )

4 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A tale based on a Nigerian fable about the Emir's son who amused himself with three selfish, teasing friends until the words of an old man led him to think and change his ways
Steam on the line by Philip Turner( Book )

1 edition published in 1968 in English and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When they discover that someone is trying to sabotage one of the first steam driven trains to come to their town, two children risk their lives to save it and its passengers
The hallowe'en cat by Kenneth Lillington( Book )

3 editions published between 1987 and 1989 in English and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The sand bird by Margaret Joyce Baker( Book )

2 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At a jumble sale, three children buy an unusual sand-filled glass swan that makes wishes come true
February yowler by Catherine Storr( Book )

4 editions published between 1982 and 1990 in English and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The new boy at school seems mysteriously secretive about his home life and his new friend Rorey determines to find out why
Small boat adventures by Michael Brown( Book )

2 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thirteen stories about small boat adventures including the true-life account of President Kennedy's ordeal on the PT 109 and fictional accounts by such authors as Herman Melville, Jack London, and Jan de Hartog
Swimathon by Gillian Cross( Book )

3 editions published between 1986 and 1998 in English and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Barney Gobbo issues a team swimming challenge with a rival school to raise money
 
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The midnight fox
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