WorldCat Identities

Wood, David 1944-

Overview
Works: 178 works in 439 publications in 4 languages and 6,745 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Drama  Animated films  Fantasy films  Action and adventure films  Humorous fiction  Film adaptations  Humor  Juvenile delinquency films 
Roles: Author, Actor, Narrator, Composer, Librettist, Adapter, Illustrator, Lyricist, Scenarist
Classifications: PZ7.D1515, FIC
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by David Wood
If-- by Lindsay Anderson( Visual )

32 editions published between 1969 and 2014 in English and French and held by 761 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In late 1960s England, Mick Travis and his school chums trump authority at every turn at their boarding school. He finally emerges as violent savior against the draconian games of one-upmanship played by both students and the powers that be
Theatre for children : guide to writing, adapting, directing, and acting by David Wood( Book )

9 editions published between 1997 and 1999 in English and held by 600 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

David Wood has been called by The London Times the national children's dramatist. Presenting theatre for children as a seperate art form, Mr. Wood analyzes the skills involved in entertaining and involving audiences of children everywhere
The phantom cat of the opera by David Wood( Book )

4 editions published between 1999 and 2001 in English and held by 213 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Under the Paris Opera House lives a disfigured musical genius who uses music to win the love of a beautiful opera singer. The characters are portrayed as cats
Under the bed! by David Wood( Book )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A little bear keeps telling his father that there is a monster under the bed, but under whose bed?
The gingerbread man : a musical play by David Wood( Book )

20 editions published between 1977 and 2013 in English and German and held by 165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A musical play in two acts about the nighttime activities of various objects that reside on a kitchen counter. Includes parts for four men and two women
Roald Dahl's The BFG, plays for children by David Wood( Book )

5 editions published between 1993 and 2001 in English and held by 159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"David Wood has created senven short plays for you to read and perform. With notes on simple staging, props and costumes, these plays can be produced with the minimum of experience and resources"--P. [4] of cover
New Zealand houses for town and country by David Wood( Book )

10 editions published between 1992 and 2005 in English and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Contains over 50 house designs ... vary from 2 to 5 bedrooms ... designed for New Zealand conditions and climates"--Back cover
The BFG : a set of plays by David Wood( Book )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A tale of friendship between a young orphan named Sophie and a 25-foot tall big friendly giant, who catches dreams each night in Dream Country and with a magical trumpet blows the good ones into the minds of sleeping children
Happy birthday, Mouse! : a first counting book by Richard Fowler( Book )

5 editions published between 1990 and 1991 in English and Undetermined and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At her birthday party, each of Mouse's animal friends gives her a candle for the birthday cake
Roald Dahl's The Twits, plays for children by David Wood( Book )

3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The owl and the pussycat went to see--: a musical play by Sheila Ruskin( Book )

9 editions published between 1969 and 2014 in English and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A musical dramatization of the adventures of the Owl and Pussycat at sea and in the Land where the Bong Trees grow
Roald Dahl's The witches : a set of plays by David Wood( Book )

2 editions published between 2001 and 2007 in English and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Meet a hero, a wise old grandmother, and the most gruesome, grotesque gang of witches imaginable!
Meg and Mog : four plays for children by David Wood( Book )

5 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Twits : a set of plays by David Wood( Book )

2 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in English and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The misadventures of two terrible old people who enjoy playing nasty tricks on each other and are finally outwitted by a family of monkeys
Danny, the champion of the world by Roald Dahl( Book )

3 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nine short plays based on key moments of Roald Dahl's novel. Includes stage directions and tips on costuming and performance. Suggested level: primary, intermediate
A present for Santa Claus by David Wood( Book )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Standups and magnifying lenses depict various Christmas scenes
Sidney the monster by David Wood( Book )

5 editions published between 1988 and 1998 in Spanish and English and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Historia de un monstruo que se aburre mucho. Después de entretenerse asustando a la gente, se aburre otravéz y encuentra a una amiguita quien le acompa~na y se hacen amigos. (Sidney the monster frightens everyone but Susanita.)
The witches : plays for children by Roald Dahl( Book )

4 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in English and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This Roald Dahl classic tells the scary, funny and imaginative tale of a seven-year-old boy who has a run-in with some real-life witches!
The twits by Roald Dahl( Book )

2 editions published between 2000 and 2003 in English and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The misadventures of two terrible old people who enjoy playing nasty tricks and are finally outwitted by a family of monkeys
Fantastic Mr. Fox by Roald Dahl( Book )

3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adaptation into a play of the Roald Dahl classic in which three farmers, each one meaner than the other, try all-out warfare to get rid of the fox and his family. Suggested level: primary, intermediate
 
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Theatre for children : guide to writing, adapting, directing, and acting
Alternative Names
David Wood acteur, scénariste et compositeur britannique

David Wood attore e scrittore britannico

David Wood Brits acteur

Wood, David Bernard 1944-

Дэвид Вуд

دیوید وود (بازیگر) بازیگر و نویسنده بریتانیایی

우드, 데이비드

大衛·伍德 (演員)

Languages
English (127)

German (6)

Spanish (4)

French (1)

Covers
The phantom cat of the operaUnder the bed!Roald Dahl's The BFG, plays for childrenNew Zealand houses for town and countryThe BFG : a set of playsRoald Dahl's The Twits, plays for childrenThe owl and the pussycat went to see--: a musical playRoald Dahl's The witches : a set of plays