WorldCat Identities

Lawrence, John 1933-

Overview
Works: 170 works in 489 publications in 6 languages and 23,837 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  History  Adventure stories  Picture books  Stories in rhyme  Young adult works  Sea stories  Ghost stories  Fairy tales 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Engraver
Classifications: PR5486, FIC
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by John Lawrence
Sea horse : the shyest fish in the sea by Christine Butterworth( Book )

16 editions published between 2006 and 2016 in English and held by 2,153 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Readers will discover the secrets of the endangered sea horse, one of nature's most mysterious fish, through clear, engaging text and intricate engravings by the award winning illustrator of This Little Chick
This little chick by John Lawrence( Book )

16 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 2,001 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A little chick shows that he can make the sounds of the animals on his farm
Tiny's big adventure by Martin Waddell( Book )

7 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in English and Japanese and held by 1,419 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Katy Mouse teaches her younger brother, Tiny, the names of some of the things they see, including a boot, a snail, and a pheasant, when they go to the cornfield to play games
Once upon a time in the North by Philip Pullman( Book )

13 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in English and Chinese and held by 1,364 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a time before Lyra Silvertongue was born, the tough American balloonist Lee Scoresby and the great armoured bear Iorek Byrnison meet when Lee and his hare daemon Hester crash-land their trading balloon onto a port in the far Arctic North and find themselves right in the middle of a political powder keg
Lyra's Oxford by Philip Pullman( Book )

22 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,310 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lyra og hendes dæmon Pantalaimon, nu som skovmår, er tilbage i Oxford, men freden forstyrres af Ragi, heksen Yelenas dæmon, som leder efter en eleksir, der kan kurerere Yelena
A Christmas card by Paul Theroux( Book )

7 editions published between 1978 and 1979 in English and Undetermined and held by 855 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lost in a New England snowstorm, a family is sheltered by a mysterious old man who disappears the next morning, leaving behind a magical "Christmas card."
The woman in black by Susan Hill( Book )

4 editions published between 1983 and 2010 in English and held by 838 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A solicitor sent to a small village to settle the estate of a dead client fuels the wrath of a sinister, mysterious woman in black and is driven to the brink of insanity
The sound of coaches by Leon Garfield( Book )

8 editions published between 1974 and 1984 in English and held by 782 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Orphaned at birth and adopted by a coachman and his wife, a young man struggles to discover his origins
Uninvited ghosts and other stories by Penelope Lively( Book )

7 editions published between 1984 and 1988 in English and held by 739 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

En samling satiriske og fantastiske fortællinger
A New treasury of poetry( Book )

5 editions published in 1990 in English and German and held by 656 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A celebration of English verse. Includes poems by William Blake, Christopher Smart, Robert Louis Stevenson, Christina Rossetti, Walter de la Mare, Eleanor Farjeon, Ted Hughes, Charles Causley, and many others
Christmas spirit : two stories by Robert Westall( Book )

5 editions published between 1992 and 2007 in English and held by 549 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A ghost and a cat arrive for the holidays in this pair of Christmas stories
The blue fairy book by Andrew Lang( Book )

6 editions published between 1975 and 1987 in English and held by 535 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Verzameling sprookjes met vaak sterk overeenkomstige thema's, voorzien van een verantwoording van bronnen van zowel de oorspronkelijke verzamelaar (1889) als de hedendaagse bewerker
Treasure Island by Robert Louis Stevenson( Book )

12 editions published between 1990 and 2010 in English and German and held by 532 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sweeping a path from the sleepy English coast, to the raging high seas, to a tropical island concealing a buried treasure, this story of friendship and greed, loyalty and courage stars an unforgettable cast of characters: young Jim Hawkins, the terrifying Blind Pew, the wild man Ben Gunn, and one of literature's most dastardly villains, the charming, crafty, and utterly unscrupulous Long John Silver. Superbly illustrated by the celebrated John Lawrence, this is the definitive edition of an enduring classics
John Clare's autobiographical writings by John Clare( Book )

3 editions published in 1983 in English and Undetermined and held by 514 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

London snow : a Christmas story by Paul Theroux( Book )

7 editions published between 1979 and 1982 in English and held by 448 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At Christmas time two orphans and their guardian search through snowbound London for their missing landlord, even though he has threatened to evict them
Christmas on Exeter Street by Diana Hendry( Book )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 427 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Christmas brings aunts, uncles, friends, and strangers to the house on Exeter Street, where the holiday gradually becomes a crowded but festive occasion
Emily's own elephant by Philippa Pearce( Book )

6 editions published between 1987 and 1989 in English and held by 423 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the zoo is unable to keep a miniature elephant, Emily and her parents make a home for it and its monkey friend in their lovely meadow with a river running by
A nature diary by Richard Adams( Book )

1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 371 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

King of Kings by Susan Hill( Book )

5 editions published between 1993 and 1995 in English and held by 371 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Very early Christmas Day, a lonely, elderly widower finds a tiny baby
The mysteries of Zigomar : poems and stories by Allan Ahlberg( Book )

4 editions published between 1997 and 1999 in English and held by 320 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of poems, including "Getting up for School" and "Cemetery Road," and short stories, including "The Paper Boy" and "Snow White Lies."
 
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Sea horse : the shyest fish in the sea
Alternative Names
John Lawrence Brits schrijver

John Lawrence englischer Illustrator

John Lawrence English illustrator and wood engraver

Rorensu, Jon 1933-

로렌스, 존

ジョン・ローレンス

ロレンス, ジョン

Languages
English (144)

German (5)

French (3)

Chinese (3)

Japanese (2)

Irish (1)

Covers
This little chickTiny's big adventureOnce upon a time in the NorthLyra's OxfordThe woman in blackA New treasury of poetryChristmas spirit : two storiesTreasure Island