WorldCat Identities

Base, Graeme

Works: 127 works in 505 publications in 11 languages and 27,164 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Pictorial works  Poetry  History  Stories in rhyme  Picture books  Pop-up books  Children's audiobooks  Toy and movable books 
Roles: Author, Narrator, Bibliographic antecedent
Classifications: PZ7.B29, E
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Graeme Base
Animalia by Graeme Base( Book )

56 editions published between 1986 and 2016 in English and held by 3,864 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An alphabet book with fantastic and detailed pictures, bearing such labels as "Lazy lions lounging in the local library."
Eleventh hour : an FBI thriller by Catherine Coulter( Book )

36 editions published between 1919 and 2014 in English and held by 3,161 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 )

42 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in 8 languages and held by 2,481 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 )

26 editions published between 1992 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 2,052 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

16 editions published between 1996 and 2012 in English and held by 1,900 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Collection of "rare historical documents" (chiefly letters and dispatches) written by three intrepid adventurers (a Viking explorer, a Chinese female travelling merchant, and a Prussian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
Jungle drums by Graeme Base( Book )

22 editions published between 2003 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 1,639 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
My grandma lived in Gooligulch by Graeme Base( Book )

27 editions published between 1958 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,369 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

15 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and Chinese and held by 1,305 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"When Uno arrives in the forest one beautiful day, there are many fascinating and extraordinary animals there to greet him. And one entirely unexceptional Snortlepig. Uno loves the forest so much, he decides to live there. But, in time, a little village grows up around his house. Then a town, then a city ... and soon Uno realises that the animals and plants have begun to disappear ..."--Jacket
Enigma : a magical mystery by Graeme Base( Book )

3 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 1,132 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 )

6 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and Chinese and held by 1,092 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wilbur loves the legend of the Golden Snail, an enchanted galleon, and vows to become its next master
Jabberwocky by Lewis Carroll( Book )

17 editions published between 1987 and 2000 in English and held by 1,060 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The illustrations set the classic nonsense poem taken from "Alice in Wonderland" in medieval times
The worst band in the universe by Graeme Base( Book )

18 editions published between 1998 and 2009 in English and held by 849 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 Jewel Fish of Karnak by Graeme Base( Book )

4 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 737 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
The last king of Angkor Wat by Graeme Base( Book )

7 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 686 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."
TruckDogs : a novel in four bites by Graeme Base( Book )

18 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and Japanese and held by 679 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
Jungle drums by Graeme Base( Recording )

13 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 131 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
Eye to eye by Graeme Base( Book )

2 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 117 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
TruckDogs by Graeme Base( Recording )

13 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sparky longs to part of the pack - a group of cool young TruckDogs. But when they are banished from town and a marauding gang tries to steal the town's petrol supply, Sparky gets his chance to be a hero and bring the town back together
Cover to cover Graeme Base( Visual )

1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Trevor Lunn introduces us to the Australian children's author and illustrator Graeme Base. Base discusses his works, in particular Animalia and My grandma lived in Gooligulch
Graeme Base by Graeme Base( )

in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Page includes a series of original, interactive slideshows with Graeme Base, an in-depth written interview and a comprehensive bibliography of Base's books. Also includes offsite links to Base's web site, to guides to his books, to other multimedia interviews and book readings, and to book awards sites
moreShow More Titles
fewerShow Fewer Titles
Audience Level
Audience Level
  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.15 (from 0.07 for Eleventh h ... to 1.00 for A Discussi ...)

Alternative Names
Base, Graeme

Base Graeme Rowland 1958-....

Graeme Base schrijver uit Australië

Greasebeam, Rowland W.

Greasebeam, Rowland W. 1958-

בייס, גריים

ベイス, グレイム

Eleventh hour : an FBI thrillerThe water holeThe sign of the seahorse : a tale of greed and high adventure in two actsThe discovery of dragonsJungle drumsMy grandma lived in GooligulchUno's gardenEnigma : a magical mystery