WorldCat Identities

Shelley, John 1959-

Overview
Works: 47 works in 127 publications in 9 languages and 9,569 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Biography  Poetry  Stories in rhyme  History  Domestic fiction  Detective and mystery fiction  Horror tales  Humorous fiction 
Roles: Author, Illustrator
Classifications: PZ7.E8775, FIC
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about John Shelley
 
Most widely held works by John Shelley
MVP* : *Magellan Voyage Project by Douglas Evans( Book )

5 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in English and held by 2,219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twelve-year-old Adam Story is challenged by the deposed ruler of Babababad and his mongoose companion to become the first youngster to travel around the world in forty days without an adult
The secret in the matchbox by Val Willis( Book )

12 editions published between 1988 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 1,097 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bobby takes his matchbox containing an awesome secret to school, where the class slowly and horrifyingly becomes involved with the contents
Stone giant : Michelangelo's David and how he came to be by Jane Sutcliffe( Book )

8 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 733 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

There was a giant in the city, and it was a troublemaker. The enormous block of marble had irked the people of Florence for almost forty years. No one knew what to do with it until a young artist named Michelangelo came along
Halloween forest by Marion Dane Bauer( Book )

3 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 642 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a young boy goes out to trick-or-treat on Halloween, he encounters a spooky forest full of bones
Will's words : how William Shakespeare changed the way you talk by Jane Sutcliffe( Book )

4 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 581 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shakespeare loved words. He picked up phrases; he made up new words-- and then he put them together in extraordinary ways and used them in his plays. We bump into his words all the time, four hundred years later, and we don't even know it! Discover the ways that his words changed the way we talk
Crinkle, crackle, crack : it's spring! by Marion Dane Bauer( Book )

7 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 475 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Invites the reader to join a bear and other woodland animals on a cold, moonlit walk to investigate strange noises and observe the arrival of spring
The mystery in the bottle by Val Willis( Book )

4 editions published in 1991 in French and English and held by 433 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bobby finds a mermaid and takes her to the school swim meet, with humorous results
The boat in the tree by Tim Wynne-Jones( Book )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 429 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Having dreamed of sailing to Bongadongo since the day his younger brother was adopted, a boy finally has his means of escape but cannot make use of it without his brother's help
The surprise in the wardrobe by Val Willis( Book )

4 editions published in 1990 in English and Dutch and held by 413 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bobby Bell discovers a witch in his room and takes her to school where she causes a number of problems
Bella Baxter and the itchy disaster by Jane B Mason( Book )

3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 413 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When she learns that Dr. Frederick Fauna, a renowned botanist, is coming from England to stay at the Sea Inn, Bella and Trudy, the librarian, decide to decorate his room with an assortment of special flora for his arrival
Family reminders by Julie Danneberg( Book )

5 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in English and held by 375 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1890s Cripple Creek, Colorado, when young Mary McHugh's father loses his leg in a mining accident, she tries to help, both by earning money and by encouraging her father to go back to carving wooden figurines and playing piano
Inn trouble by Jane B Mason( Book )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 347 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bella helps her parents turn a dilapidated old house into a beautiful bed and breakfast
Bella Baxter and the lighthouse mystery by Jane B Mason( Book )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 224 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When someone or something is visiting the old abandoned lighthouse near Sea Inn, Bella and her friends are determined to figure out what is going on
Tomo : friendship through fiction : an anthology of Japan teen stories( Book )

3 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 204 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"One year after the tsunami, this benefit fiction anthology helps teens learn about Japan and contribute to long-term relief efforts"--
King Smelly Feet by Hiawyn Oram( Book )

4 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in English and Dutch and held by 188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Once upon a time there were no shoes, and there was a King who never wash his feet. "Pong-soles!", "Wifferfeet!", "Stinkitoes!" snigger the children, until the Queen overhears them. Then the Royal River is prepared, and the King goes in for a right Royal Bathe. But do you think washing his feet just this once will solve the problem? Suggested level: junior, primary
Fatbag by Jeremy Strong( Book )

7 editions published between 1983 and 1993 in English and held by 176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Elsie Bunce could see that Fatbag was no ordinary vacuum cleaner. He had a hungry-looking mouth and he seemed to be staring at her. Little did she know that Fatbag had an evil plan. Can he be stopped in time!
Nasty! by Michael Rosen( Book )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Michael Rosen keeps bumping into a chatty old lady who tells him wildly unlikely stories - like there being man-eating fleas on the London tube. In addition there are grizzly bears roaming the streets of London, killer wasps and all sorts of tall tales. Not for the faint hearted!
Outside-in : a lift-the-flap body book by Clare Smallman( Book )

4 editions published in 2010 in English and Danish and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Simple text and lift-the-flap illustrations explain the functions of the various parts of the body
Get Lavinia Goodbody! by Roger Collinson( Book )

11 editions published between 1983 and 1994 in 3 languages and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Humoristisk fortælling om Figgy, der planlægger at hævne sig på sin kusine, fordi hun skal bo i hans værelse
La surprise est dans l'armoire by Val Willis( Book )

2 editions published in 1990 in French and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bobby Bell discovers a witch in his room and takes her to school where she causes a number of problems
 
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MVP* : *Magellan Voyage Project
Alternative Names
John Shelley britischer Illustrator

John Shelley Britse illustrator

Shelley, John 1959-

Shelley, John 1959- Gaka

Shelley, John 1959- ガカ

셀리, 존

셸리, 존

シェリー, ジョン

ジョン・シェリー

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The secret in the matchboxThe boat in the treeBella Baxter and the itchy disasterFamily remindersInn troubleBella Baxter and the lighthouse mysteryKing Smelly FeetFatbag