WorldCat Identities

Beck, Ian

Overview
Works: 295 works in 862 publications in 10 languages and 25,857 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Poetry  Young adult works  Steampunk fiction  Fantasy fiction  Fairy tales  Stories, plots, etc  Pictorial works  Picture books 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Translator, Creator, Adapter, Editor
Classifications: PZ7.P968, FIC
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Ian Beck
Digory and the lost king by Angela McAllister( Book )

7 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and French and held by 1,961 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After having inadvertantly acquired the reputation of being a brave young knight, Digory, now also a prince living in the castle, goes in search of the missing King Widget and finds his life complicated even further when he is mistaken for a wizard
Winston the book wolf by Marni McGee( Book )

10 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and German and held by 1,072 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Winston loves to eat books because the words are so delicious, but when he gets trapped in the library by an angry librarian and her helpers, a little girl named Rosie helps him to escape and teaches him a new way to enjoy words
Five little ducks by Ian Beck( Book )

21 editions published between 1992 and 2007 in English and held by 820 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When her five little ducks disappear one by one, Mother Duck sets out to find them
The secret history of Tom Trueheart by Ian Beck( Book )

9 editions published between 2006 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 780 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When young Tom Trueheart's seven older brothers all go missing during their adventures in the Land of Stories, he embarks on a perilous mission to save them and to capture the rogue story-writer who wants to do away with the heroes
Ride a cock-horse by Ian Beck( Book )

24 editions published between 1986 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 696 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of traditional play rhymes with instructions for accompanying finger plays and physical activities
Round and round the garden by Sarah Williams( Book )

25 editions published between 1983 and 2006 in English and Multiple languages and held by 696 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of traditional play rhymes with instructions for accompanying finger plays and physical activities
Peter & the wolf by Ian Beck( Book )

13 editions published between 1994 and 1996 in 3 languages and held by 695 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Retells the orchestral fairy tale in which a boy ignores his grandfather's warnings and captures a wolf with the help of a bird, a duck, and a cat
Pastworld : a mystery of the near future : a novel by Ian Beck( Book )

20 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 660 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 2050, while visiting Pastworld, a Victorian London theme park, teenaged Caleb meets seventeen-year-old Eve, a Pastworld inhabitant who has no knowledge of the modern world, and both become pawns in a murderer's diabolical plan that reveals disturbing truths about the teenagers' origins
Digory the dragon slayer by Angela McAllister( Book )

9 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and French and held by 654 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Digory, a gentle boy who likes to spend time alone in the forest and make up songs to sing, accidently becomes a knight and reluctantly sets off to rescue damsels in distress, slay dragons, and marry a princess
The golden compass by Philip Pullman( Book )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 619 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Accompanied by her daemon, Lyra Belacqua sets out to prevent her best friend and other kidnapped children from becoming the subject of gruesome experiments in the Far North
Teddy's snowy day by Ian Beck( Book )

5 editions published between 1998 and 2003 in English and held by 613 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Teddy falls off his place on the window ledge and has a snowy adventure until a kind man in a red suit helps him find his way home
Butterfingers by Juliet Trewellard( Book )

15 editions published between 2007 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 556 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When beautiful Princess Bella is kidnapped by a fearsome dragon, it is left to a clumsy stable boy, accompanied by his dog and pony, to save her
The Random House book of opera stories by Adèle Geras( Book )

3 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 546 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This beautiful collection captures all the thrills of a night at the opera.--
Little angel by Geraldine McCaughrean( Book )

13 editions published between 1995 and 2004 in English and Spanish and held by 504 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A little angel and a young shepherd boy help each other reach Bethlehem to see the Christ Child
Tom Trueheart and the Land of Dark Stories by Ian Beck( Book )

13 editions published between 2007 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 504 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twelve-year-old Tom Trueheart, accompanied by his friend Jollity the crow, must journey to the dangerous Land of Dark Stories to rescue his brothers and other princess brides, and try to defeat the villainous Ormestone once again
Oranges & lemons by Karen King( Book )

28 editions published between 1985 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 495 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vingt-deux rondes et comptines anglaises sont mises en musique et gestuées
Home before dark by Ian Beck( Book )

4 editions published between 1997 and 2001 in English and Japanese and held by 474 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A little girl drops her teddy bear in the park, and he struggles to make it home to her before dark
The owl and the pussycat by Edward Lear( Book )

8 editions published between 1995 and 2002 in English and held by 456 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ian Beck, whose other books include Emily and the Golden Acorn, Tom and the Island of Dinosaurs, and a retelling of Peter and the Wolf, provides warm colour illustrations in this edition, that complement Edward Lear's celebrated nonsense poem
The Oxford nursery treasury by Ian Beck( Book )

4 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and held by 429 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents nearly forty color-illustrated nursery rhymes and stories including "The Princess and the Pea" and "The Tortoise and the Hare."
Pudding and pie by Sarah Williams( Book )

22 editions published between 1989 and 2006 in English and held by 422 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Digory and the lost king
Alternative Names
Bėk, Jan 1947-

Ian Beck British artist

Ian Beck Brits schrijver

בק, איאן 1947-

백, 이언 1947-

베크, 이안 1947-

벡, 이안 1947-

벡, 이언 1947-

ベック, イアン

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Winston the book wolfFive little ducksThe secret history of Tom TrueheartRide a cock-horseRound and round the gardenPeter & the wolfPastworld : a mystery of the near future : a novelDigory the dragon slayer