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Nolan, Dennis 1945-

Overview
Works: 76 works in 181 publications in 5 languages and 30,284 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Fantasy fiction  Arthurian romances  Biography  Historical fiction  Biographies  Stories in rhyme  History  Novels 
Roles: Author, Illustrator
Classifications: PS3553.A655, E
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Most widely held works about Dennis Nolan
 
Most widely held works by Dennis Nolan
The perfect wizard : Hans Christian Andersen by Jane Yolen( Book )

3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 1,968 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the famous Danish writer of fairy tales, interspersed with excerpts from his stories
Seventh son by Orson Scott Card( Book )

2 editions published between 1987 and 1988 in English and held by 1,656 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alvin, the seventh son of a seventh son, slowly learns his power as a Maker as the forces of chaos try to stop him in a magical world much like the American frontier at the beginning of the 19th century
Dinosaur dream by Dennis Nolan( Book )

18 editions published between 1990 and 2004 in 4 languages and held by 1,460 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After reading about dinosaurs and then falling asleep, Wilbur sees a baby apatosaurus outside his bedroom and travels backwards through time to return it to its Jurassic time period
Prentice Alvin by Orson Scott Card( Book )

2 editions published between 1989 and 2015 in Swedish and English and held by 1,357 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Young Alvin returns to the town of his birth and begins his apprenticeship with Makepeace Smith, committing seven years of his life in exchange for the skills and knowledge of a blacksmith. But Alvin must also learn to control and use his own talent, that of a Maker, else his destiny will be unfulfilled
William Shakespeare's A midsummer night's dream by Bruce Coville( Book )

8 editions published between 1995 and 2003 in English and held by 1,209 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A simplified prose retelling of Shakespeare's comedy about star-crossed lovers whose romances are complicated by the intercession of fairies. Suggested level: primary, intermediate
Sea of dreams by Dennis Nolan( Book )

4 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and French and held by 1,178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A wordless picture book featuring a sandcastle that is surprisingly full of life
The sword in the stone by T. H White( Book )

4 editions published between 1938 and 1993 in English and held by 1,174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Littérature de jeunesse en langue anglaise
William Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet by Bruce Coville( Book )

4 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 1,053 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A simplified prose retelling of Shakespeare's play about two young people who defy their warring families' prejudices and dare to fall in love
Wings by Jane Yolen( Book )

7 editions published between 1990 and 2004 in English and held by 1,013 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Daedalus, the Greek master craftsman, who murdered his nephew because of envy, fled to Crete, and then, with his son, tried to fly away from Crete like a bird
Red prophet by Orson Scott Card( Book )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 977 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alvin Maker is drawn into the political manueverings of his visionary brother and a French colonel exiled to Fort Detroit named Napoleon Bonapart, in this tale set in the frontier of a magical alternate America
An Ellis Island Christmas by Maxinne Rhea Leighton( Book )

7 editions published between 1992 and 2005 in English and held by 935 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Having left Poland and braved ocean storms to join her father in America, Krysia arrives at Ellis Island on Christmas Eve
There was no snow on Christmas Eve by Pam Muñoz Ryan( Book )

3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 868 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes how the weather was on the first Christmas
Hunters of the great forest by Dennis Nolan( Book )

5 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 852 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A band of tiny hunters goes off on a mysterious but worthwhile expedition, evading predatory birds and animals along the way, in this wordless picture book
Step into the night by Joanne Ryder( Book )

2 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 779 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A child stands outside her lamplit home and imagines the lives of many night creatures as they move silently in the unseen, half-sensed world of the darkness
No nap for Benjamin Badger by Nancy White Carlstrom( Book )

3 editions published between 1991 and 1996 in English and held by 769 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Ben refuses to nap, Mother Badger tells him rhymes about all the animals that take naps until they both fall asleep. Grades K-3
The gentleman and the kitchen maid by Diane Stanley( Book )

6 editions published between 1993 and 1997 in English and held by 756 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When two paintings hanging across from each other in a museum fall in love, a resourceful art student finds a way to unite the lovers
Dove Isabeau by Jane Yolen( Book )

5 editions published between 1989 and 1997 in English and held by 710 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Young, beautiful Dove Isabeau is turned into a fire-breathing dragon by her evil stepmother and is saved from the spell by her true love, Kemp Owain
Mockingbird morning by Joanne Ryder( Book )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 709 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Poems take the reader on an early morning walk to observe the animals of woods and water in happy solitude
Saint Francis of Assisi : a life of joy by Robert Francis Kennedy( Book )

4 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 687 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the story of the man who became one of the most famous saints in the world, from his fun-loving youth through his career as a soldier to the years he spent serving God
Sherwood : original stories from the world of Robin Hood by Jane Yolen( Book )

3 editions published between 1998 and 2000 in English and held by 622 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains eight original stories based on the legend of Robin Hood, written by a variety of authors including Jane Yolen, Nancy Springer, Adam Stemple, and others
 
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The perfect wizard : Hans Christian Andersen
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Seventh sonDinosaur dreamPrentice AlvinWilliam Shakespeare's A midsummer night's dreamSea of dreamsThe sword in the stoneWilliam Shakespeare's Romeo and JulietWings
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