Jones, Diana Wynne
Most widely held works about Diana Wynne Jones
Most widely held works by Diana Wynne Jones
Howl's moving castle by Diana Wynne Jones ( Book )
59 editions published between 1381 and 2009 in 14 languages and held by 2,710 libraries worldwide
Eldest of three sisters in a land where it is considered to be a misfortune, Sophie is resigned to her fate as a hat shop apprentice until a witch turns her into an old woman and she finds herself in the castle of the greatly feared wizard Howl.
Castle in the air by Diana Wynne Jones ( Book )
33 editions published between 1990 and 2009 in 10 languages and held by 2,242 libraries worldwide
Having long indulged himself in daydreams more exciting than his mundane life as a carpet merchant, Abdullah unexpectedly purchases a magic carpet and his life changes dramatically as his daydreams come true and dangerous adventures become daily fare.
Witch week by Diana Wynne Jones ( Book )
60 editions published between 1982 and 2010 in 8 languages and held by 2,181 libraries worldwide
When a teacher at an English boarding school finds a note on his desk accusing someone in the class of being a witch, magical things begin to happen and an Inquisitor is summoned.
Enchanted glass by Diana Wynne Jones ( Book )
14 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 2,164 libraries worldwide
After his grandfather dies, Andrew Hope inherits a house and surrounding land in an English village, but things become very complicated when young orphan Aidan shows up and suddenly a host of variously magical townsfolk and interlopers start intruding on their lives.
The lives of Christopher Chant by Diana Wynne Jones ( Book )
41 editions published between 1988 and 2009 in 8 languages and held by 2,081 libraries worldwide
Young Christopher Chant, in training to become the next Chrestomanci or head controller of magic in the world, becomes a key figure in a battle with renegade sorcerers because he has nine lives.
Charmed life by Diana Wynne Jones ( Book )
71 editions published between 1977 and 2009 in 16 languages and held by 1,942 libraries worldwide
Gwendolen Chant and her brother Cat find the Chrestomancie Castle family's magic powers difficult to counter with the inferior powers of the Coven Street witches.
House of many ways by Diana Wynne Jones ( Book )
19 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 1,804 libraries worldwide
When Charmain is asked to housesit for Great Uncle William, the Royal Wizard of Norland, she is ecstatic to get away from her parents, but finds that his house is much more than it seems.
The Pinhoe egg by Diana Wynne Jones ( Book )
14 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and held by 1,682 libraries worldwide
Two powerful young enchanters, Cat, the future Chrestomanci, and Marianne, who is being trained to be Gammer of the Pinhoes, work together as friends to try to end an illegal witches' war and, in the process, right some old wrongs.
The Merlin Conspiracy by Diana Wynne Jones ( Book )
24 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in 7 languages and held by 1,606 libraries worldwide
Roddy and Nick, two teenagers with magical powers they are just learning to use, find that they must work together to save Roddy's home world of Blest from destruction by power-hungry wizards.
The magicians of Caprona by Diana Wynne Jones ( Book )
53 editions published between 1980 and 2009 in 10 languages and held by 1,587 libraries worldwide
After two centuries of feuding the powers of the two families of magicians in mythical Caprona are too weak to stop an incipient war, but the younger members of the families find a way.
Dark Lord of Derkholm by Diana Wynne Jones ( Book )
17 editions published between 1998 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 1,559 libraries worldwide
Derk, an unconventional wizard, and his magical family become involved in a plan to put a stop to the devastating tours of their world arranged by the tyrannical Mr. Chesney.
Year of the griffin by Diana Wynne Jones ( Book )
12 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 1,437 libraries worldwide
When Elda, the griffin daughter of the great Wizard Derk, arrives for schooling at the Wizards' University, she encounters new friends, pirates, assassins, worry, sabotage, bloodshed, and magic misused.
Dogsbody by Diana Wynne Jones ( Book )
22 editions published between 1975 and 2005 in 4 languages and held by 1,281 libraries worldwide
Sirius the dog star, is reborn on earth as a puppy with a mission to search for the lost Zoi, the murder weapon of the stars.
Archer's Goon by Diana Wynne Jones ( Book )
22 editions published between 1984 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 1,269 libraries worldwide
After the Goon moves into the Sykes' house and refuses to budge, thirteen-year-old Howard learns some startling information about his family, including the fact that he is adopted and that his father is connected with the seven wizards who run the town.
Conrad's fate by Diana Wynne Jones ( Book )
22 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 1,250 libraries worldwide
When his uncle sends him to work at the mysterious Stallery Mansion, twelve-year-old Conrad Tesdinic overcomes his bad karma and discovers in the mansion's winecellar the source of the magic that threatens to pull his world into one of the eleven other parallel universes.
Cart and cwidder by Diana Wynne Jones ( Book )
34 editions published between 1975 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 1,142 libraries worldwide
When their father, a traveling minstrel, is killed, three children involved in rebellion and intrigue inherit a lute-like cwidder with more than musical powers.
Fire and hemlock by Diana Wynne Jones ( Book )
21 editions published between 1984 and 2002 in English and Finnish and held by 1,108 libraries worldwide
At nineteen, Polly has two sets of sometimes overlapping, sometimes conflicting memories, the real-life ones of school days and her parents' divorce, and the heroic adventure ones that began the day she accidentally gate-crashed a funeral and met the cellist Thomas Lynn.
A tale of Time City by Diana Wynne Jones ( Book )
16 editions published between 1987 and 2002 in English and held by 1,097 libraries worldwide
In 1939 an eleven-year-old London girl is kidnapped to Time City, a place existing outside the stream of time and manipulating the history of humanity, where she finds the inhabitants facing their worst hour of crisis.
The ogre downstairs by Diana Wynne Jones ( Book )
23 editions published between 1974 and 2003 in English and held by 995 libraries worldwide
When a disagreeable man with two boys marries a widow with three children, family adjustments are complicated by two magic chemistry sets which cause strange things to happen around the house.
The spellcoats by Diana Wynne Jones ( Book )
28 editions published between 1978 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 970 libraries worldwide
Tanaqui discovers she has the means to conquer the evil Kankredin who threatens her own people and the Heathens who have invaded prehistoric Dalemark.
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Jōnzu, Daiana Win 1934-2011
Wynne, Diana, 1934-
Wynne, Diana, 1934-2011
Wynne Jones, Diana
Wynne Jones, Diana 1934-2011
ג׳ונס, דיאנה וויןダイアナ・ウィン・ジョーンズ
ג׳ונס, דיאנה ווין
ווין ג׳ונס, דיאנה
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