WorldCat Identities

Wood, David 1944-

Overview
Works: 137 works in 282 publications in 2 languages and 5,301 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Juvenile works  Fiction  Film adaptations  Love stories  Pictorial works  Television adaptations  Handbooks, manuals, etc 
Roles: Actor, Librettist, Narrator, Adapter
Classifications: PN1995.9.S253, 791.4572
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by David Wood
If-- by Lindsay Anderson ( Visual )
26 editions published between 1969 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 740 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
Persuasion by Jane Austen ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1996 and 2004 in English and held by 395 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When Anne Elliot turned down Captain Wentworth's proposal of marriage, she allowed herself to be 'persuaded' by her snobbish family's conviction of his unworthiness. But now, after a separation of 8 years, Anne Elliot and Captain Wentworth are to meet again and the tables have turned. Her former lover's fortunes have prospered and he is now returned from a career at sea both eligible and affluent. Anne's father, Sir Walter Elliot of Kellynch Hall, has been forced to lease their home and move the family into a rather smaller abode in Bath. Just as Anne now recognizes the false values, that persuaded her to reject Captain Wentworth, so she must also accept that his heart now seems set upon the youth and beauty of the impetuous Louisa Musgrove
The phantom cat of the opera by David Wood ( Book )
4 editions published between 1999 and 2001 in English and held by 233 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 181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A little bear keeps telling his father that there is a monster under the bed, but under whose bed?
Roald Dahl's The BFG, plays for children by David Wood ( Book )
3 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Kidsnatched from her orphanage by a BFG (Big Friendly Giant), who spends his life blowing happy dreams to children, Sophie concocts with him a plan to save the world from nine other man-gobbling cannybull giants
The gingerbread man : a musical play by David Wood ( Book )
13 editions published between 1977 and 2013 in English and held by 157 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 Twits, plays for children by David Wood ( Book )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The BFG : a set of plays by David Wood ( Book )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 122 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
Phantom killer of the Flying M by David Wood ( Book )
1 edition published in 1971 in English and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Teen-age David and his sister search southwestern Colorado for the mysterious animal that is killing the ranchers' livestock
Meg and Mog : four plays for children by David Wood ( Book )
3 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The owl and the pussycat went to see--: a musical play by Sheila Ruskin ( Book )
6 editions published between 1969 and 1999 in English and held by 106 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 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Meet a hero, a wise old grandmother, and the most gruesome, grotesque gang of witches imaginable!
The Twits : a set of plays by David Wood ( Book )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 101 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
A present for Santa Claus by David Wood ( Book )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After receiving just what he wanted for Christmas, Sam wonders if anyone ever gives Santa a present, so he saves up all year to leave Santa just the perfect gift
The witches : plays for children by Roald Dahl ( Book )
2 editions published between 2001 and 2009 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 David Wood ( Book )
2 editions published between 2000 and 2003 in English and held by 75 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
The Christmas story by David Wood ( Book )
3 editions published between 1996 and 2011 in English and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Danny the champion of the world : plays for children by David Wood ( Book )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A young English boy describes his relationship with his father and the special adventure they share together
Roald Dahl's The witches : plays for children by David Wood ( Book )
3 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The plotters of Cabbage Patch Corner : a musical play by David Wood ( Book )
5 editions published between 1972 and 1982 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A musical play in which the garden insects, tired of being sprayed but unable to agree on the best method to stop it, begin warring among themselves while the garden goes to ruin. No music included
 
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Alternative Names
Wood, David Bernard 1944-
Languages
English (84)
French (1)
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