Most widely held works about Chris Riddell
Most widely held works by Chris Riddell
Beyond the Deepwoods by Paul Stewart ( Book )
47 editions published between 1998 and 2011 in 9 languages and held by 2,395 libraries worldwide
Thirteen-year-old Twig, having always looked and felt different from his woodtroll family, learns that he is adopted and travels out of his Deepwoods home to find the place where he belongs. Young Twig lives in the Deepwoods, among the Woodtrolls, but he isn't one of them. In a brave attempt to find out where he belongs, Twig wanders into the mysterious, dangerous world beyond the deepwoods. He meets a collection of odd companions, such as his wise guardian, the caterbird; the slaughterers, a peaceful race who butcher animals for their livelihood; and the vicious, bile-swilling rotsucker. Always watching out for the horrible gloamglozer, whose presence haunts the thoughts of all the inhabitants of the edge, Twig steadfastly pursues his quest until he discovers his roots, not among the trees, but in the skies.
Stormchaser by Paul Stewart ( Book )
36 editions published between 1999 and 2010 in 9 languages and held by 2,270 libraries worldwide
In his continuing adventures, Twig, now sixteen years old, joins the crew of his father's sky pirate ship and embarks on a dangerous mission to collect the powerful stromphrax, a substance that purifies water and also prevents the city of Sanctaphrax from floating away.
Midnight over Sanctaphrax by Paul Stewart ( Book )
32 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in 9 languages and held by 2,092 libraries worldwide
Twig, a young sky pirate captain, is the only one who can save the floating city of Sanctaphrax from the Mother Storm.
The curse of the gloamglozer by Paul Stewart ( Book )
21 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in 6 languages and held by 1,927 libraries worldwide
Apprenticed to the Most High Academe of Sanctaphrax, a floating city of scholars, gossip, and treachery, fourteen-year-old Quint runs increasingly dangerous errands, which eventually bring him to a place of gruesome monsters that threaten his life and those of his friends.
The last of the sky pirates by Paul Stewart ( Book )
18 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 1,848 libraries worldwide
Rook Barkwater, one of the apprentices chosen to make a dangerous journey to study in the Deepwoods, joins the sky pirate Captain Twig in opposing the Guardians of the Night and learns more about his own past.
Vox by Paul Stewart ( Book )
16 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 1,795 libraries worldwide
Rook Barkwater, the young librarian knight, attempts to stop Vox Verlix, the Most High Academe, in his plot to take over Edgeworld once again.
Freeglader by Paul Stewart ( Book )
11 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in English and French and held by 1,711 libraries worldwide
Fleeing from the ruins of New Undertown, Rook Barkwater and the librarian knights and Felix Lodd and his banderbear friends must lead the escaping population to a new life in the Free Glades.
Castle diary : the journal of Tobias Burgess, page by Richard Platt ( Book )
14 editions published between 1999 and 2003 in English and Finnish and held by 1,631 libraries worldwide
As a page in his uncle's castle in thirteenth-century England, eleven-year-old Tobias records in his journal his experiences learning how to hunt, play games of skill, and behave in noble society. Includes notes on noblemen, castles, and feudalism.
The Winter Knights by Paul Stewart ( Book )
10 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,575 libraries worldwide
Quint finally begins his training at the Knights Academy, Maris adjusts to life in Undertown, and Sanctaphrax shivers in anticipation of a legendary storm, while a storm of a different kind brews between sky-scholars and earth-scholars.
Clash of the sky galleons by Paul Stewart ( Book )
11 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,404 libraries worldwide
Quint leaves his studies at the Knights Academy in Sanctaphrax to assist his father Wind Jackall in his obsessive and dangerous quest to track down and bring to justice the evil Turbot Smeal.
Fergus Crane by Paul Stewart ( Book )
16 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 1,372 libraries worldwide
Nine-year-old Fergus Crane's life is filled with classes on the school ship Betty Jeanne, interesting neighbors, and helping with his mother's work until a mysterious box flies into his window and leads him toward adventure.
Pirate diary : the journal of Jake Carpenter by Richard Platt ( Book )
12 editions published between 2001 and 2005 in English and Italian and held by 1,337 libraries worldwide
The fictional diary of a nine-year-old boy who, in 1716 sets off from North Carolina to become a sailor, but ends up a pirate instead.
The curse of the night wolf by Paul Stewart ( Book )
12 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 1,151 libraries worldwide
Soon after Victorian messenger Barnaby Grimes is attacked by a huge beast while crossing London's rooftops, he becomes entangled in a mystery involving patent medicine, impoverished patients, and very expensive furs.
Ottoline and the yellow cat by Chris Riddell ( Book )
13 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 1,148 libraries worldwide
Ottoline Brown and her best friend Mr. Munroe create a clever plan to solve the disappearance of several lapdogs and a string of daring burglaries in Big City.
A little bit of winter by Paul Stewart ( Book )
14 editions published between 1998 and 2010 in 6 languages and held by 1,131 libraries worldwide
Hedgehog, who hibernates through the winter, wants to know what winter feels like, so he asks his friend Rabbit to save him a little bit of winter to share in the spring.
The trouble with elephants by Chris Riddell ( Book )
12 editions published between 1988 and 2001 in 4 languages and held by 1,114 libraries worldwide
A little girl describes the various problems with elephants, but decides the real trouble with elephants is that you can't help but love them.
Hugo Pepper by Paul Stewart ( Book )
11 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 1,087 libraries worldwide
A boy, orphaned and raised in the Frozen North by reindeer herders, boards his birth parents' sled and sets its special compass to "Home," where he uncovers a plot that threatens his mermaid godmothers and other friends of his family.
Corby Flood by Paul Stewart ( Book )
16 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 1,053 libraries worldwide
While traveling with her family aboard the S.S. Euphonia, eight-year-old Corby Flood accidentally attracts the murderous attentions of five men, clad in bowler hats, called the Brotherhood of the Clowns as she investigates the mysterious singing coming from the ship's hold.
The immortals by Paul Stewart ( Book )
7 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 946 libraries worldwide
Nate Quarter, a lowly lamplighter in the phraxmines of the Eastern Woods, must flee for his life when the mine sargeant wants him killed, while elsewhere, a storm unlike any ever seen is building.
Muddle earth by Paul Stewart ( Book )
17 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in English and held by 861 libraries worldwide
Where would you find three moons, a floating lake, and a perfumed bog filled with pink stinky hogs and exploding gas frogs? A place that's home to a wizard with only one spell, an ogre who cries a lit, and a very sarcastic budgie? Welcome to Muddle Earth. A place where anything can happen - and usually does.
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Riddell, C. 1962-
Rideru, Kurisu 1962-
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