WorldCat Identities

Felts, Shirley

Overview
Works: 56 works in 158 publications in 2 languages and 7,697 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Arthurian romances  Legends  History  Anecdotes  Pastoral fiction  Poetry  Folklore  Toy and movable books 
Roles: Author, Illustrator
Classifications: PZ8.1.S95, 398.220942
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Most widely held works by Shirley Felts
The light beyond the forest : the quest for the Holy Grail by Rosemary Sutcliff( Book )

11 editions published between 1980 and 1994 in English and held by 1,077 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A retelling of the adventures of King Arthur's knights, Sir Lancelot, Sir Galahad, Sir Bors, and Sir Percival, as they search for the Holy Grail
The road to Camlann by Rosemary Sutcliff( Book )

3 editions published between 1982 and 1994 in English and held by 925 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The evil Mordred, plotting against his father King Arthur, implicates the Queen and Sir Lancelot in treachery and brings about the downfall of Camelot and the Round Table
Sweet and sour : tales from China by Carol Kendall( Book )

13 editions published between 1978 and 2006 in English and held by 763 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of tales from various periods of Chinese history
The secret world of Polly Flint by Helen Cresswell( Book )

9 editions published between 1982 and 1991 in English and held by 729 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Polly Flint, a girl who sees things other people can't, finds herself involved with the "time gypsies" of Grimstone, inhabitants of a lost village who have become trapped in a time not their own
Dogs have the strangest friends : & other true stories of animal feelings by J. Moussaieff Masson( Book )

2 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in English and held by 679 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of true stories demonstrating that animals have feelings, including "An Elephant Saves a Baby Rhino," "The Mother Cat Who Went Into the Fire to Save Her Kittens," and "The Sadness of a Peregrine Falcon."
Sun horse, moon horse by Rosemary Sutcliff( Book )

7 editions published between 1978 and 1986 in English and held by 440 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young boy in pre-Roman England becomes chieftain of his tribe and learns just how much he must sacrifice for his people
The Magic umbrella, and other stories for telling : with notes on how to tell them by Eileen H Colwell( Book )

5 editions published between 1976 and 1979 in English and French and held by 411 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of twenty-nine stories and poems from a variety of sources with accompanying notes suggesting ways of reading or telling each selection aloud
The giant at the ford : and other legends of the saints by Ursula Synge( Book )

3 editions published between 1978 and 1980 in English and held by 372 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recounts the lives of both well-known and lesser-known saints, many of them women, including St. Christopher, St. George, St. William Firmatus, and St. Odilia
Archaeology of the Bible by Magnús Magnússon( Book )

5 editions published between 1977 and 1978 in English and held by 320 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A brilliantly illustrated and definitive book about the dramatic new discoveries that are shedding fresh light on the Bible and leading to a reassessment of long-held beliefs."
Rome and the barbarians by Barry W Cunliffe( Book )

1 edition published in 1975 in English and held by 298 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes what the work of archaeologists has revealed about the Roman armies and the "barbarians" from Northern Europe whom they fought in the period of approximately 150 B.C. to 150 A.D
The blue whale by Melissa Kim( Book )

6 editions published between 1993 and 1995 in English and held by 268 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A look at the endangered blue whale and its habitat; why it is in danger and what people can do about it
Witch words : poems of magic and mystery by Robert Fisher( Book )

5 editions published between 1987 and 1991 in English and held by 251 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Poetry in themes - Witches - Spells - Halloween - Magic - Mystery
The sword and the circle : King Arthur and the knights of the Round Table by Rosemary Sutcliff( Book )

9 editions published between 1981 and 2015 in English and held by 191 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A retelling of the adventures and exploits of King Arthur and his knights at the court of Camelot and elsewhere in the land of the Britons
Foxglove tales by Alison Uttley( Book )

4 editions published between 1984 and 1991 in English and held by 160 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of favorite stories by the English author known for her fanciful animal tales
The dead moon : and other tales from East Anglia and the fen country by Kevin Crossley-Holland( Book )

7 editions published between 1982 and 1990 in English and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of eleven scary or humorous stories and Fen country lake tales from the folklore of East Anglia
Naturescapes : a three-dimensional field guide to woods, forests, meadows, & marshes by Shirley Felts( Book )

4 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Text and pop-up illustrations present information on deciduous and coniferous forests, grasslands, ponds, and marshes, and the plant and animal life which such natural communities can support
The gift of a lamb : a shepherd's tale of the first Christmas told as a verse-play by Charles Causley( Book )

4 editions published between 1978 and 1985 in English and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Our village by Mary Russell Mitford( Book )

5 editions published between 1986 and 1992 in English and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sketches of rural life
The giant panda by Melissa Kim( Book )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the characteristics, behaviour and habitat of the giant panda, looks at why they have become endangered, and discusses what can be done to save them from extinction. Suggested level: primary, intermediate
Long Tom and the dead hand : and more tales from East Anglia and the Fen Country by Kevin Crossley-Holland( Book )

2 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of 15 scary or humorous stories and Fen country tales fron the folklore of East Anglia. Suggested level: intermediate, junior secondary
 
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The road to Camlann
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The road to CamlannSweet and sour : tales from ChinaThe secret world of Polly FlintDogs have the strangest friends : & other true stories of animal feelingsWitch words : poems of magic and mysteryThe sword and the circle : King Arthur and the knights of the Round TableThe giant panda
Languages
English (105)

French (1)