WorldCat Identities

Blacker, Terence

Overview
Works: 171 works in 626 publications in 16 languages and 12,463 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Young adult works  Fantasy fiction  Psychological fiction  Satire  Humorous fiction  Biography  Diaries  Romance fiction 
Roles: Author, Editor, Creator
Classifications: PR6052.L3414, FIC
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Terence Blacker
Boy2girl by Terence Blacker( Book )

49 editions published between 2004 and 2017 in 9 languages and held by 2,952 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After the death of his mother, thirteen-year-old Sam comes to live with his cousin and as a prank, he dresses up as a girl for school, but it soon gets out of hand
The angel factory by Terence Blacker( Book )

13 editions published between 2001 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 844 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Spurred on by his best friend, twelve-year-old Thomas uncovers two major family secrets: that he was adopted, and that his perfect-seeming family is part of an other-worldly organization
Ms. Wiz spells trouble by Terence Blacker( Book )

36 editions published between 1988 and 2014 in 9 languages and held by 606 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A mysterious new teacher, thought by some to be a witch, changes the worst class in the school into the best with some strange and wonderful tricks
Parent swap by Terence Blacker( Book )

17 editions published between 2005 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 568 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Because his life is a bit of a mess, thirteen-year-old Danny Bell agrees to let ParentSwap(tm) try to match him with his ideal parents, but he soon realizes that the company is about more than giving adolescents a new start
The twyning by Terence Blacker( Book )

12 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and held by 498 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This is a story of courage, of sacrifice, and of survival. This is the story of a rat and a boy whose fates become inextricably linked as their two worlds collide. Eften, a bold young ratling, dares to journey above the underground rat kingdom, where he discovers Dr. Ross-Gibbon's plan to exterminate the rat population. Dogboy, assistant to Dr. Ross-Gibbon, is an abandoned thirteen-year-old with a gift for understanding animals. As war wages between the human world and the rat kingdom. Doyboy must decide where his allegiances truly lie."
In stitches with Ms. Wiz by Terence Blacker( Book )

23 editions published between 1988 and 2008 in 8 languages and held by 490 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The magical Ms. Wiz helps Jack when he goes to the hospital to have an operation, but the doctors become suspicious when her stethoscope plays disco music, Jack's appendix escapes from its jar, and the children's ward is overrun by mice
Kill your darlings by Terence Blacker( Book )

13 editions published between 2000 and 2015 in English and held by 447 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Gregory Keays is a writer whose brilliant future is behind him. Corroded with envy, Gregory watches as his contemporaries produce better work and live happier lives while he teaches community college composition classes and compiles books about other books. One day, Gregory is convinced, the world will recognize his talents."--Jacket
In jail, Ms. Wiz? by Terence Blacker( Book )

23 editions published between 1988 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 386 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The magical Ms. Wiz helps Lizzie search for her missing cat and they come across a gang of thieves who are stealing cats for their fur
Homebird by Terence Blacker( Book )

17 editions published between 1991 and 2002 in 4 languages and held by 385 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thirteen-year-old Nicky Morrison runs away from boarding school and problems at home to the tough life on the streets of London
In control, Ms. Wiz? by Terence Blacker( Book )

26 editions published between 1989 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 369 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The magical Ms. Wiz saves the library from being closed by bringing to life characters from such books as "Peter Rabbit" and "Frankenstein."
If I could work by Terence Blacker( Book )

4 editions published between 1987 and 1990 in English and held by 361 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A child fantasizes in rhyme about the different kinds of work he would do if he weren't so young
Herbie Hamster, where are you? by Terence Blacker( Book )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Danny goes to feed his pet hamster he finds the cage empty and no sign of his pet. The reader can help Danny look for his hamster in each illustration
Missing, believed crazy by Terence Blacker( Book )

7 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in English and held by 212 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Five children at an exclusive boarding school put together a plan to fake a kidnap and raise money for charity, but their scam gains more attention than they ever expected. Suggested level: primary, intermediate
Notes from Walnut Tree Farm by Roger Deakin( Book )

8 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For the last six years of his life, Roger Deakin kept notebooks in which he wrote his daily thoughts, impressions, feelings and observations. Discursive, personal and often impassioned, they reveal the way he saw the world. This book collects the best of these writings, capturing Roger's restless curiosity about the natural and human worlds
The transfer by Terence Blacker( Book )

6 editions published between 1998 and 2007 in English and held by 171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

FICTION. Stanley is a football-mad 11-year-old whose beloved team, City, faces relegation from the Premiership. His mother is a football-hating computer scientist. In desperation, Stan accesses her "cybertelekinesis" program to create Lazlo, a genius striker who can save City. By a risky process of mental and electronic energy, he turns himself into Lazlo - and gets himself on the City team. Stanley's greatest dream is about to come true - but it turns into a nightmare when he can't get back into his own body again
Ms Wiz goes live by Terence Blacker( Book )

15 editions published between 1990 and 2001 in 4 languages and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ms Wiz går til TV
The secret life of Ms Wiz by Terence Blacker( Book )

10 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in 4 languages and held by 154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ms. Wiz returns to her family home where she discovers that her father the king is ready to retire, leaving her to make a difficult decision about her own future
Ms Wiz goes to Hollywood by Terence Blacker( Book )

9 editions published between 1999 and 2004 in 4 languages and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rosa's droom wordt werkelijkheid: ze mag met juf Wijs naar Hollywood. Daar zal ze haar favoriete fillmsterren ontmoeten. Vanaf ca. 8 jaar
Ms Wiz and the sister of doom by Terence Blacker( Book )

9 editions published between 1999 and 2004 in 4 languages and held by 133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Op vrijdag 13 december bezoekt een vreemde vrouw de school van Karin en Jeroen: ze lijkt op juffrouw Wijs. Vanaf ca. 8 jaar
Racing Manhattan by Terence Blacker( Book )

8 editions published between 2016 and 2018 in English and Czech and held by 129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jay Barton has spent her life on the outside, being overlooked and mocked for her tomboy ways. All she wants to do is ride her favourite pony, which belongs to her much wealthier cousin. But then Jay shows a talent for winning the illegal pony races her uncle takes her to, and he starts to push her to take more and more risks. At 15, Jay decides to run away, to live the life of a stable hand. Her fortunes are changed when she meets Manhattan: a pedigree grey racehorse who has used up all her chances and is now neglected and despised. Jay recognises a fellow misfit. She fights to give Manhattan one last opportunity to show she is the champion she was born to be. Together, they face a world of prejudice and cruelty and fight back the only way they know - by becoming the best
 
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Terence Blacker britischer Kinder- und Jugendbuchautor, Journalist

Terence Blacker Brits schrijver

Terence Blacker English novelist and journalist

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The angel factoryMs. Wiz spells troubleParent swapIn stitches with Ms. WizKill your darlingsIn jail, Ms. Wiz?HomebirdIn control, Ms. Wiz?