WorldCat Identities

Base, Graeme

Overview
Works: 166 works in 617 publications in 7 languages and 26,612 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Picture books  Pictorial works  Stories in rhyme  Detective and mystery fiction  Picture puzzles  Toy and movable books  Action and adventure fiction  Poetry 
Roles: Author, Narrator, Bibliographic antecedent, Illustrator
Classifications: PZ7.B29, E
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Graeme Base
Animalia by Graeme Base( Book )

67 editions published between 1986 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,895 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An alphabet book with fantastic and detailed pictures, bearing such labels as "Lazy lions lounging in the local library."
The eleventh hour : a curious mystery by Graeme Base( Book )

52 editions published between 1919 and 2017 in English and Chinese and held by 3,091 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An elephant's eleventh birthday party is marked by eleven games preceding the banquet to be eaten at the eleventh hour; but when the time to eat arrives, the birthday feast has disappeared. The reader is invited to guess the thief
The water hole by Graeme Base( Book )

36 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in English and held by 2,414 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As ever growing numbers of animals visit a watering hole, introducing the numbers from one to ten, the water dwindles
The sign of the seahorse : a tale of greed and high adventure in two acts by Graeme Base( Book )

32 editions published between 1992 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 1,870 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The inhabitants of a coral reef are threatened when a shady real estate deal started by the greedy Groper floods their area with poisonous waste
Jungle drums by Graeme Base( Book )

27 editions published between 2003 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 1,578 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tired of being teased, Ngiri, the smallest warthog in Africa, uses a set of magic drums to make wishes, but he is not careful enough and makes the rift between the Warthogs and the beautiful Other Beasts even worse. Suggested level: junior, primary
The discovery of dragons by Graeme Base( Book )

11 editions published between 1996 and 2012 in English and held by 1,302 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collection of "rare historical documents" (chiefly letters and dispatches) written by three intrepid adventurers (a Viking explorer, a Chinese female travelling merchant, and a Prussian explorer/cartographer), describing the famous dragons they discovered
My grandma lived in Gooligulch by Graeme Base( Book )

34 editions published between 1958 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,277 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Grandma, who lives with a large collection of animals in her small Australian town, takes a disastrous trip to the seaside
Uno's garden by Graeme Base( Book )

15 editions published between 2006 and 2016 in English and Chinese and held by 1,254 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Uno builds a home and garden in the magnificent forest among the playful puddlebuts and feathered frinklepods, but as the place becomes more and more popular, it is overtaken by tourists and buildings until the forest and animals seem to disappear altogether
Enigma : a magical mystery by Graeme Base( Book )

5 editions published between 2008 and 2016 in English and held by 1,098 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Bertie the badger visits his grandfather at a retirement home for magicians, he learns that his grandfather's rabbit, Enigma, has disappeared along with everyone's magical things, and the reader is invited to help break a code to find the items hidden throughout the book. Includes a built-in decoder
The legend of the Golden Snail by Graeme Base( Book )

5 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and Chinese and held by 1,076 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wilbur loves the legend of the Golden Snail, an enchanted galleon, and vows to become its next master
Little elephants by Graeme Base( Book )

5 editions published between 2012 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 953 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a family's wheat crop is threatened by locusts, tiny flying elephants come to the rescue
Jabberwocky : from Through the looking glass by Lewis Carroll( Book )

18 editions published between 1987 and 2000 in English and held by 825 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The illustrations set the classic nonsense poem taken from "Alice in Wonderland" in medieval times. Suggested level: primary
The worst band in the universe by Graeme Base( Recording )

25 editions published between 1998 and 2009 in English and Spanish and held by 793 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Castigated for defying tradition and playing an original tune on his Splingtwanger, thirteen-year-old Sprocc leaves Planet Bipp in search of musical freedom and enters the annual Worst Band in the Universe Competition. Includes a CD of songs supposedly recorded by the bands in the story
The last king of Angkor Wat by Graeme Base( Book )

9 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 743 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Among the ruins of Angkor Wat, Tiger, Gibbon, Water Buffalo, and Gecko accept Elephant's challenge to race to a certain temple to settle their argument over who would have made the greatest king, and at the end Elephant explains how the competition showed each one's strengths and weaknesses. Includes search-and-find illustrations and a brief history of the "City of Temples."
The Jewel Fish of Karnak by Graeme Base( Book )

7 editions published between 2011 and 2017 in English and held by 704 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two thieves, caught stealing from an Egyptian market, are brought before the Cat Pharaoh, who agrees to pardon them if they bring back a treasure that was stolen from her, without taking anything else and without getting the precious Jewel Fish wet
TruckDogs : a novel in four bites by Graeme Base( Book )

18 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 606 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two gangs of canine-like motor vehicles, the Rott Wheelers and the Mongrel Pack, have a showdown in the town of Hubcap
The discovery of dragons : new research revealed by Graeme Base( Book )

6 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 492 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A revised and expanded edition of the 1996 book in which a group of eccentric Victorian scientists describes and catalogs dragons from around the world, including everything from their natural habitats to their unusual eating habits
Jabberwocky by Lewis Carroll( Book )

3 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The illustrations set the classic nonsense poem taken from "Through the Looking Glass" in medieval times
Eye to eye by Graeme Base( Book )

5 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and Chinese and held by 160 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Imagine you could soar high in the sky with an eagle or dive into the deep with a majestic blue whale. Come eye to eye with some of nature's most impressive creatures as Graeme Base takes you on a richly illustrated journey of imagination and possibility
Jungle drums by Graeme Base( Recording )

13 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Little Ngiri is the smallest Warthog in Africa. Tired of being teased by his bigger brothers and sisters, he wishes things could be different. When Old Nyumbu the Wildebeest gives Ngiri a set of magic drums, he is sure his wish is about to come true. But all the animals of the jungle are in for a big surprise as Ngiri's wish is granted in a most unexpected way
 
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The eleventh hour : a curious mysteryThe water holeThe sign of the seahorse : a tale of greed and high adventure in two actsJungle drumsThe discovery of dragonsMy grandma lived in GooligulchUno's gardenEnigma : a magical mystery
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