WorldCat Identities

Brighton, Catherine

Overview
Works: 49 works in 123 publications in 4 languages and 7,803 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Biography  Fiction  Caricatures and cartoons  Diaries  Biographical fiction  Pictorial works  History  Life skills guides 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Creator, Contributor
Classifications: PN2287.K4, B
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Catherine Brighton
Keep your eye on the kid : the early years of Buster Keaton by Catherine Brighton( Book )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 2,234 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This biography of Buster Keaton evokes the streets and stages of early twentieth century America and brings the remarkable childhood of a timeless comedian to life
The fossil girl : Mary Anning's dinosaur discovery by Catherine Brighton( Book )

9 editions published between 1999 and 2007 in English and held by 898 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In simple cartoon style, tells the story of a twelve-year-old English girl's discovery in 1811 of an ichthyosaurus skeleton
Mozart : scenes from the childhood of the great composer by Catherine Brighton( Book )

10 editions published between 1990 and 2005 in English and held by 708 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography concentrating on the childhood experiences of the great eighteenth-century composer
Five secrets in a box by Catherine Brighton( Book )

4 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 404 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While Galileo sleeps, his young daughter Virginia, later known as Maria Celeste, explores his study and discovers some of the tools he uses in his scientific experiments
My tour of Europe : by Teddy Roosevelt, age 10 by Theodore Roosevelt( Book )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 375 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents illustrated excerpts from the journal kept by ten-year-old Theodore Roosevelt as his family toured Europe
Nijinsky : scenes from the childhood of the great dancer by Catherine Brighton( Book )

7 editions published between 1989 and 1990 in English and Danish and held by 347 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes how the renowned Russian ballet dancer found an outlet for his childhood unhappiness through dance and was eventually called to perform for the Tsar
The Brontës : scenes from the childhood of Charlotte, Branwell, Emily, and Anne by Catherine Brighton( Book )

7 editions published between 1994 and 2004 in English and held by 305 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A story based on the childhood adventures of the Brontë sisters, Charlotte, Emily, and Anne
The voice : a sequence of poems by Walter De la Mare( Book )

8 editions published between 1986 and 1987 in English and German and held by 249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An illustrated collection of thirteen poems, describing both quiet scenes from daily life and fanciful flights of the imagination
My hands, my world by Catherine Brighton( Book )

2 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 248 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With her secret friend, a young blind child goes through an ordinary day, sensing the world around her by feeling, smelling, talking, and hearing
Dearest grandmama by Catherine Brighton( Book )

2 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a series of letters to her grandmother, a young girl of the 1830s describes her long sea voyage and her encounter with a boy from the future
My Napoleon by Catherine Brighton( Book )

4 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young English girl describes her friendship with Napoleon when, after his defeat at Waterloo, he comes to live in her family's house on the island of St. Helena
Galileo's treasure box by Catherine Brighton( Book )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While Galileo sleeps, his young daughter Virginia, later known as Maria Celeste, explores his study and discovers some of the tools he uses in his scientific experiments
Hope's gift by Catherine Brighton( Book )

6 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Hope, considered to be the 'slow one' of three children in a family of traveling actors in sixteenth-century Europe, discovers that she has a gift for healing the sick--a gift that is not for sale, despite her sister's plans." -- Provided by publisher
The picture : story and pictures by Catherine Brighton( Book )

1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A girl in a picture takes a sick child into her dreamlike world inside the picture, soothing the child and sending her back in better health
Maria by Catherine Brighton( Book )

4 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Een blind meisje vertelt aan een fantasievriendinnetje wat zij thuis beleeft gedurende een dag. Engelstalig prentenboek met sfeervolle, dromerige platen in zachte tinten. Vanaf ca. 5 jaar
When somebody dies by Sheila Hollins( Book )

3 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Emily's a guzzleguts by J. J Strong( Book )

5 editions published in 1979 in 3 languages and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

James comes to terms with jealousy of his new baby sister when he realizes he can help the baby
George gets smart by Sheila Hollins( Book )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Susan's growing up by Sheila Hollins( Book )

2 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Enjoying sport and exercise by Sheila Hollins( Book )

3 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Taking part in sport and exercise can help us to keep fit, feel well, meet new people, cope with our worries, sleep better and lose weight. Enjoying Sport and Exercise will help people with learning and communication difficulties to choose what activity they would like to do and shows them how to find out what is available to them locally. Most leisure centres have many sports and exercise classes which can be adapted to include people with special needs. Enjoying Sport and Exercise tells the story of three people who want to take up a sport and are supported to do so. Jasmine is a wheelchair
 
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Keep your eye on the kid : the early years of Buster Keaton
Alternative Names
Brighton, Catherine

Brighton, Catherine Boyle 1943-

브라이턴, 캐서린

ブライトン, キャサリン

Languages
English (81)

German (1)

Danish (1)

Dutch (1)

Covers
The fossil girl : Mary Anning's dinosaur discoveryMozart : scenes from the childhood of the great composerMy tour of Europe : by Teddy Roosevelt, age 10The Brontës : scenes from the childhood of Charlotte, Branwell, Emily, and AnneMy NapoleonGalileo's treasure boxWhen somebody diesGeorge gets smartSusan's growing up