WorldCat Identities

Castor, Harriet

Overview
Works: 110 works in 312 publications in 7 languages and 8,341 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Biography  History  Pictorial works  Biography‡vPictorial works  Short stories 
Roles: Author, Interviewee, Secretary, Adapter, Creator, Bibliographic antecedent, Redactor, Editor
Classifications: GV1446, 794.1
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Harriet Castor
Starting chess by Harriet Castor( Book )

16 editions published between 1995 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 1,342 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Covers the basics of chess, including the layout of the board, the various pieces and how they move, exchanges, opening and closing moves, and chess notation, and also includes internet links
The dinosaurs next door by Harriet Castor( Book )

14 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in English and held by 522 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The eccentric Mr. Puff lives next door in a house full of interesting things. Best of all is the basket of giant dinosaur eggs, until they begin to hatch. The trouble with dinosaurs is that they grow-- and grow. Something needs to be done, and fast
The Usborne book of trucks by Harriet Castor( Book )

9 editions published between 1993 and 2004 in English and Spanish and held by 430 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From the everyday truck to Semis and trucks from the past, this book is full of Tankers, Dumps. Lowboys, Snowblowers
Ballet stories by Sally Holmes( Book )

7 editions published between 1997 and 2006 in English and held by 271 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of fifteen stories about the ballet, by such authors as Cynthia Voigt, Jean Ure, and Rumer Godden
Anne Frank by Harriet Castor( Book )

16 editions published between 1996 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 261 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A simplified account of the life of Anne Frank amd her family, who being Jewish were forced into hiding from the Nazi Germans. Suggested level: primary
The Usborne book of machines that work by Caroline Young( Book )

5 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in English and Dutch and held by 256 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes machines including diggers, cranes, tractors, and trucks
Starting soccer by Helen Edom( Book )

4 editions published between 1993 and 2004 in English and Dutch and held by 247 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ed. by Harriet Castor. Designed by Maria Wheatly and Carol Law
Henry VIII by Harriet Castor( Book )

10 editions published between 1999 and 2012 in English and held by 226 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Retells in simple language the story of Henry VIII, and his six wives. Suggested level: junior, primary
Guy Fawkes by Harriet Castor( Book )

4 editions published between 1998 and 2001 in English and held by 183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Guy Fawkes tells the story of the soldier who plotted to blow up a king. His failure is still celebrated today on every 5th November
Elizabeth I by Harriet Castor( Book )

8 editions published between 1996 and 2012 in English and Chinese and held by 173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Elizabeth I becomes queen, she is determined to be a great queen and to do it on her own. She rules for almost 45 years, beats the Spanish Armada and wins the love of her people. Suggested level: primary
Dance-off! by Harriet Castor( Book )

3 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Worried that the M & Ms might win the school dance competition, the Sleepover Club pours all their energy into a dance routine of their own to challenge their rivals in the hope of winning the prize at the end-of-school party
The Usborne book of big machines by Harriet Castor( Book )

3 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in French and English and held by 144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Suitable for children fascinated by big machines and vehicles, this title covers various types of vehicles including, planes, helicopters, diggers, cranes, racing cars, tractors, and trucks. It also features large, bright illustrations and clear labels and text
The SLEEPOVER Club by Harriet Castor( Book )

3 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Lyndz falls off her favourite horse at Mrs McAllister's stables, she develops a sudden terror of riding! It will take all the super-powers of the Sleepover Club to get her back on a horse again
Winston Churchill by Harriet Castor( Book )

11 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in English and held by 129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Grade level: 2, 3, 4, p, e, i
Mary Seacole by Harriet Castor( Book )

2 editions published between 1999 and 2001 in English and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Queen Victoria by Harriet Castor( Book )

4 editions published between 1997 and 2002 in English and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A brief biography of the nineteenth-century Queen Victoria, who ruled Britain longer than any other monarch. Suggested level: primary
Hit the beach! by Harriet Castor( Book )

3 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Sleepover Club girls enjoy a school trip to the beach, but a surfing contest involving one of their new friends turns competitive and dangerous
Starting needlecraft by Ray Gibson( Book )

2 editions published between 1994 and 2005 in English and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A step-by-step guide for young sewing enthusiasts which explains the basic skills from needle threading to various stitches and techniques
 
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Starting chess
Alternative Names

controlled identityCastor, H. M., 1970-

Castor, H. M. 1970-

Castor, Harriet

Castor, Harriet 1970-

Castor Harriet M.

Castor, Harriet Mary

Castor, Harriett 1970-

Kastor, Kharriet

Kastore, Herieta

Kasutā, Harietto 1970-

Kasutā, Harrietto 1970-

캐스터, 해리엇 1970-

カスター, ハリエット

キャスター, ハリエット

Languages
Covers
The dinosaurs next doorThe Usborne book of trucksBallet storiesAnne FrankStarting soccerHenry VIIIGuy FawkesElizabeth I