WorldCat Identities

Castor, Harriet

Overview
Works: 106 works in 299 publications in 7 languages and 8,424 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Biography  History  Pictorial works  Biography‡vPictorial works  Short stories 
Roles: Author, Interviewee, Secretary, Adapter, Creator, 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 )

15 editions published between 1995 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 1,348 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 )

13 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in English and held by 520 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 443 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From the everyday truck to Semis and trucks from the past, this book is full of Tankers, Dumps. Lowboys, Snowblowers
The incredible present by Harriet Castor( Book )

7 editions published between 1994 and 2007 in English and held by 359 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lily's parents give her a magical bag for her birthday that will give her anything that she asks for, but her requests keep going wrong
Ballet stories by Sally Holmes( Book )

7 editions published between 1997 and 2006 in English and held by 283 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of fifteen stories about the ballet, by such authors as Cynthia Voigt, Jean Ure, and Rumer Godden
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 261 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes machines including diggers, cranes, tractors, and trucks
Anne Frank by Harriet Castor( Book )

15 editions published between 1996 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 257 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
Starting soccer by Helen Edom( Book )

3 editions published between 1993 and 2004 in English and held by 254 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

3 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and held by 233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes and illustrates the different kinds of trucks
Henry VIII by Harriet Castor( Book )

10 editions published between 1999 and 2012 in English and held by 224 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 182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the life of Guy Fawkes, and the unsuccessful Gunpower Plot where he was arrested and executed with the rest of the plotters. Suggested level: primary
Elizabeth I by Harriet Castor( Book )

8 editions published between 1996 and 2012 in English and Chinese and held by 169 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 161 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
Pony passion by Harriet Castor( Book )

3 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As Lyndz and her friends work on a school project about transportation used during the Victorian era, Lyndz struggles to overcome a fear of ponies after breaking her arm during a practice with one at the local stables
Winston Churchill by Harriet Castor( Book )

11 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in English and held by 126 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 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Starting needlecraft by Ray Gibson( Book )

2 editions published between 1994 and 2005 in English and held by 118 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
Hit the beach! by Harriet Castor( Book )

3 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and held by 113 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
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
 
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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

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The dinosaurs next doorThe Usborne book of trucksThe incredible presentBallet storiesAnne FrankStarting soccerTrucksHenry VIII