WorldCat Identities

Ursell, Martin

Overview
Works: 122 works in 310 publications in 5 languages and 7,449 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Fairy tales  Cookbooks  High interest-low vocabulary books 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Cartographer
Classifications: PZ7.C7996, E
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Martin Ursell
The song of Pentecost by W. J Corbett( Book )

8 editions published between 1982 and 1988 in English and held by 704 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recounts the many harrowing adventures of a group of mice and their leader Pentecost who set out to help Snake regain his inheritance and find a new home for themselves in the Lickey Hills
Follow the swallow by Julia Donaldson( Book )

12 editions published between 2000 and 2016 in English and held by 625 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chack the blackbird and Apollo the swallow are fledgling friends. Apollo explains that he is practicing flying to Africa?but Chack doesn't believe him. Chack tells Apollo that the blossom on his favorite tree will eventually turn into orange berries?Apollo doesn't believe him. But, with the inevitable turning of the seasons, both birds learn to believe the other?and cement their friendship forever
Dragon Boy by Pippa Goodhart( Book )

13 editions published between 2003 and 2016 in English and Finnish and held by 416 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Although born and raised with dragons, a human boy feels out of place because he cannot breathe fire like the real dragons
Slimy science and awesome experiments : amazing tests and tricks! by Susan Martineau( Book )

11 editions published between 2000 and 2012 in English and held by 415 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains step-by-step instructions for performing simple experiments using everyday, household objects which test the senses of smell, sight, touch, and taste
The Ice Age tracker's guide by Adrian Lister( Book )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 409 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An illustrated guide to the animals of the Ice Age that describes what they looked like, how they lived, and what they ate
Pentecost and the chosen one by W. J Corbett( Book )

6 editions published between 1984 and 1995 in English and held by 346 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After inheriting the leadership of the mice on Lickey Top, a young mouse, beset by doubts and feelings of inadequacy, ignores the problems of the community until a momentous trip to the city teaches him about courage, duty, friendship and his own qualities as a leader
All about 1, 2, 3 by Ruth Thomson( Book )

1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 339 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The reader is asked to help Sam find one armadillo, two jaguars, and other jungle animals, counting from one up to ten, and to point out which animals are performing certain activities such as swimming, eating berries, and sticking their tongues out
Gruesome grub and disgusting dishes by Susan Martineau( Book )

8 editions published between 1999 and 2003 in English and held by 267 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents recipes that kids can do to make dishes that look scary or gross, with little help from adults
The golden goose by Linda M Jennings( Book )

3 editions published between 1985 and 1991 in English and held by 258 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Simpleton's generosity helps him gain a princess for his bride
The wolf and the seven little kids : a story by Jacob Grimm( Book )

3 editions published between 1986 and 1992 in English and Danish and held by 253 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mother Goat rescues six of her kids after they are swallowed by a wicked wolf
The musicians of Bremen by Linda M Jennings( Book )

5 editions published between 1984 and 1991 in English and held by 234 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four old animals destined for destruction leave home to become town musicians, but find something even better on the way to Bremen
Crazy contraptions by Susan Martineau( Book )

3 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents ten experiments demonstrating basic principles of science, including light reflection, air pressure, optics, and electical circuitry
Space postman = El cartero espacial by Lone Morton( Book )

8 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The space postman runs into trouble when his mailbag falls out of his spaceship while he is making deliveries. Presented in English and Spanish
Danny's blog = El blog de Daniel by Stephen Rabley( Book )

6 editions published between 2008 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brad Coram intends to take over the orangutan reserve at Pumai. But Danny has a plan to save the reserve
Illustrating children's books by Martin Ursell( Book )

7 editions published between 2013 and 2015 in English and held by 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

How do you go about illustrating a children's book? Where do the ideas come from? How do you get published? This book answers all these questions and more. With practical tips throughout, it explains and follows the journey from first idea to final completed book
Astonishing art with recycled rubbish by Susan Martineau( Book )

7 editions published between 2001 and 2012 in English and held by 153 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Using found objects and recycled household waste, readers can learn from this book how to make a number of interesting and artistic items such as: a fish picture using onion skins as scales, an eggshell mosaic and a dinosaur out of olde socks
The life and strange surprising adventures of Robinson Crusoe by Diane Mowat( Book )

4 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in English and held by 131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"I often walked along the shore, and one day I saw something in the sand. I went over to look at it more carefully ... It was a footprint--the footprint of a man!" In 1659 Robinson Crusoe was shipwrecked on a small island off the coast of South America. After fifteen years alone, he suddenly learns that there is another person on the island. But will this man be a friend--or an enemy?--Publisher description
Grow organic, eat organic : a practical activity book for beginners by Lone Morton( Book )

3 editions published between 2001 and 2012 in English and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

What does organic mean? How do you make an organic garden? Why are worms and ladybirds so important? Discover the answers to these questions as well as lots of other useful advice in this lovely first book for budding organic gardeners and cooks
Pentecost of Lickey Top by W. J Corbett( Book )

3 editions published between 1987 and 1995 in English and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Pentecost Mouse dreams of a chance to show his true leadership qualities. All too soon he is burdened with problems, for the evil Cockle-snorkle has enticed a bullying, demanding Otter on the hills. Landlord owl holds pentocost responsible and threatens to turn the harvest mice out of their long-sought home if Otter is not curbed With the help of Fox and the hindrance of Uncle, Pentecost faces the challenge. Another younger mouse, though lame, also decides to take action, aided by a young and impatient fox-cub. But the Cockle-snorkle's devious plotting won't be unravelled so easily."--Book jacket
You can draw cartoons : a step-by-step guide to drawing great cartoons by Martin Ursell( Book )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is a comprehensive book for new artist on how to draw comic style drawings
 
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Audience level: 0.34 (from 0.09 for All about ... to 0.77 for Pentecost ...)

The Ice Age tracker's guide
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Follow the swallowDragon BoySlimy science and awesome experiments : amazing tests and tricks!The Ice Age tracker's guidePentecost and the chosen oneGruesome grub and disgusting dishesCrazy contraptionsSpace postman = El cartero espacial
Alternative Names
Martin Ursell Ursell, Martin

어셀, 마틴

Languages
English (108)

Spanish (3)

French (2)

Danish (1)

Finnish (1)