Most widely held works by Brad Strickland
The sign of the sinister sorcerer by Brad Strickland ( Book )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 2,350 libraries worldwide
In Michigan in the mid-1950s, Lewis Barnavelt is convinced that the series of accidents he and his uncle are experiencing are the result of a curse by a mysterious, hooded figure that may be part of his uncle's past.
The ghost in the mirror by John Bellairs ( Book )
5 editions published between 1993 and 2001 in English and German and held by 1,153 libraries worldwide
Rose Rita Pottinger and Mrs. Zimmermann are transported back to 1828 to save the Weiss family from being destroyed by a wicked wizard.
Be a wolf by Brad Strickland ( Book )
8 editions published between 1997 and 2001 in English and held by 1,060 libraries worldwide
When Joe and Wishbone must confront a scary neighbor who owns a big mean dog, Wishbone imagines himself as the hero Beowulf of Geatland who helps King Hrothgar rid his kingdom of the terrible monster Grendel.
Salty dog by Brad Strickland ( Book )
8 editions published between 1997 and 2007 in English and held by 1,014 libraries worldwide
When he accompanies Joe and his friends to look for treasure in the condemmed Trumbull barn, Wishbone imagines himself as young Jim Hawkins who acquires a treasure map and soon finds himself involved with dangerous pirates.
The treasure of Skeleton Reef by Brad Strickland ( Book )
8 editions published between 1997 and 1999 in English and held by 970 libraries worldwide
Wishbone helps his friend Joe solve a mystery.
When Mack came back by Brad Strickland ( Book )
5 editions published between 2000 and 2003 in English and held by 893 libraries worldwide
When his older brother leaves the family farm in order to join the army in 1943, ten-year-old Maury remains behind to deal with his angry father and to care for Ben's injured puppy. Set in World War II Georgia, this is the story of 10-year-old Maury & the injured black dog he finds in the woods. A howl in the woods on a cold winter day changes Maury Painter's life. Tangled within the thorny vines a dog lies whimpering.It's 1943, and times are tough and lean on his family's Georgia farm. As Maury struggles to fill the place of his absent brother, who's off fighting in the war, he is determined to keep the dog he calls Mack. Mack is there for him, steadfast and true. But his father insists that the dog is just another mouth to feed...Brad Strickland has been hailed by critics for his spine-tingling books in the John Bellairs series. Now this talented author reaches into his Georgia roots to craft a moving story about a spirited boy whose devotion to a beloved pet gives him the courage he needs to make his own way.
The vengeance of the witch-finder by John Bellairs ( Book )
6 editions published between 1993 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 826 libraries worldwide
In 1951, while visiting a distant cousin in the English countryside, thirteen-year-old Lewis Barnavelt accidentally unleashes demonic forces and summons the ghost of an evil wizard bent on killing the Barnavelt family.
The drum, the doll, and the zombie by John Bellairs ( Book )
5 editions published between 1994 and 2007 in English and French and held by 809 libraries worldwide
When thirteen-year-old Johnny Dixon and his friend Professor Childermass try to save the life of the elderly Dr. Coote, they find themselves facing the forces of a menacing voodoo cult.
The doom of the haunted opera by John Bellairs ( Book )
7 editions published between 1995 and 2004 in 4 languages and held by 770 libraries worldwide
Lewis Barnavelt and Rose Rita Pottinger are faced with a dilemma when their discovery of an unpublished opera score unleashes a wicked sorcerer who plans to rule the world by bringing back the dead.
Riddle of the wayward books by Brad Strickland ( Book )
11 editions published between 1997 and 1999 in English and Undetermined and held by 769 libraries worldwide
After a series of break-ins occur at the Oakdale used book store, Joe and Wishbone search not only for the burglar but also for the secret involving the books themselves.
John Bellairs' Johnny Dixon in The bell, the book, and the spellbinder by Brad Strickland ( Book )
5 editions published between 1997 and 2001 in English and held by 766 libraries worldwide
When Fergie falls under the spell of an evil sorcerer, Johnny Dixon and Professor Childermass risk their own lives to save him.
Drive-in of doom by Brad Strickland ( Book )
8 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and Undetermined and held by 700 libraries worldwide
While helping Gladys Glendower fix up the old Moonlight Drive-In, Wishbone and his friends try to discover who is responsible for the series of mysterious fires that threaten to destroy the old theater.
John Bellairs' Lewis Barnavelt in The whistle, the grave, and the ghost by Brad Strickland ( Book )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 662 libraries worldwide
In the woods near his home in Michigan, thirteen-year-old Lewis Barnavelt stumbles upon an ancient grave and silver whistle that draw him, his best friend Rose Rita Pottinger, his uncle Jonathan, and their friend Mrs. Zimmermann into a battle with an ancient evil.
The tower at the end of the world by Brad Strickland ( Book )
5 editions published between 2001 and 2005 in English and French and held by 660 libraries worldwide
Lewis and Rose Rita battle Ishmael Izard, the son of the evil magician who tried to destroy the world with the Doomsday Clock. Annotation. An evil wizard, a mysterious island, a dark tower, and a frightening monster are just some of the elements in this gripping new Lewis Barnavelt adventure. When Lewis, his uncle Jonathan, and their friends Rose Rita Pottinger and Mrs. Zimmermann vacation near Lake Superior, they encounter the ghastly Ishmael Izard, a sorcerer who's determined to destroy the world. Will they be strong enough to defeat him, or will their fate be decided by their formidable foe? Brad Strickland continues the best-selling series of the late John Bellairs in this hair-raising sequel to the immensely popular, critically acclaimed The House with a Clock in Its Walls.
The disappearing dinosaurs by Brad Strickland ( Book )
6 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and held by 644 libraries worldwide
Wishbone and his friends try to find out who is threatening to destroy the exhibit of a newly-discovered dinosaur at the Oakdale College Museum of Natural History.
John Bellairs's Lewis Barnavelt in The beast under the wizard's bridge by Brad Strickland ( Book )
2 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and held by 630 libraries worldwide
Lewis Barnavelt tries to avert disaster when the destruction of an old bridge threatens to release a diabolical force, the legacy of a long-dead evil magician.
The house where nobody lived by Brad Strickland ( Book )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 625 libraries worldwide
Twelve-year-old Lewis and his best friend Rose Rita investigate a strange old house in their home town and discover that they may be dealing with powerful ancient Hawaiian spirits.
John Bellairs's Lewis Barnavelt in The specter from the magician's museum by Brad Strickland ( Book )
2 editions published between 1998 and 2001 in English and held by 610 libraries worldwide
When the evil sorceress Belle Frisson ensnares Rose Rita Pottinger in a magic web in order to steal her life force, Lewis Barnavelt must risk his own life to save his friend.
Grimoire : the curse of the Midions by Brad Strickland ( Book )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 604 libraries worldwide
In London with his parents, twelve-year-old Jarvey Midion is introduced to the Grimoire, a powerful book of spells that transports him to a strange place and time where danger lurks around every corner.
The wrath of the grinning ghost by Brad Strickland ( Book )
3 editions published between 1999 and 2001 in English and held by 580 libraries worldwide
When a malevolent creature tries to claim his father as its latest victim, thirteen-year-old Johnny Dixon and Professor Childermass risk their own lives trying to save him.
Adaptations Adventure and adventurers Adventure stories Apes Barnavelt, Lewis (Fictitious character) Beowulf Bookstores Detective and mystery stories Dinosaurs Dogs Dragons England Fantasy Fantasy fiction Farm life Fathers and sons Fiction Fire Heroes History Imagination Interpersonal relations Interplanetary voyages Islands Juvenile works King Kong (Fictitious character) Magic Michigan Motion picture industry Museums Orphans Picard, Jean Luc (Fictitious character) Pirates Sailors Schools Science fiction Space and time Space ships Star trek, the next generation (Television program) Supernatural Theater Time travel Treasure hunt (Game) Treasure troves Uncles United States West Indies Wishbone (Fictitious character) Witches Wizards
Strickland, Will Bradley.
Strickland, William Bradley.