WorldCat Identities

Tomlinson, Theresa

Overview
Works: 44 works in 146 publications in 2 languages and 5,565 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  History  Young adult works  Historical fiction 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PZ7.T5977, FIC
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Theresa Tomlinson
 
Most widely held works by Theresa Tomlinson
The forestwife by Theresa Tomlinson( Book )

16 editions published between 1885 and 2011 in English and held by 1,097 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In England during the reign of King Richard I, fifteen-year-old Marian escapes from an arranged marriage to live with a community of forest folk that includes a daring young outlaw named Robert
Riding the waves by Theresa Tomlinson( Book )

7 editions published between 1990 and 2001 in English and held by 521 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In an English seaside town, Matt befriends an elderly woman who helps him fulfill his dream of surfing and learn to accept his having been adopted
The moon riders by Theresa Tomlinson( Book )

10 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in English and held by 495 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When thirteen-year-old Myrina of the Mazagardi tribe joins the Moon Riders, a revered band of warrior women, she becomes caught up in the life of the Trojan princess Cassandra and the epic, ten-year Trojan War
Child of the May by Theresa Tomlinson( Book )

12 editions published between 1998 and 2000 in English and held by 489 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fifteen-year-old Magda helps Robin Hood's men rescue Lady Matilda and her daughter Isabelle from the clutches of the Sheriff of Nothingham's evil henchman
Summer witches by Theresa Tomlinson( Book )

5 editions published between 1989 and 1991 in English and held by 373 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two friends convert an old air-raid shelter into a den and help an old woman, who teaches them sign language and herbal medicine, to overcome her painful memories of World War II
Voyage of the Snake Lady by Theresa Tomlinson( Book )

10 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in English and held by 318 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After living peacefully for some time following the Trojan War, the Moon Riders, a fierce tribe of women warriors, are driven from their home by Neoptolomus, the avenging son of Achilles, and must fight for their lives to survive storms, shipwreck, and strife
Dancing through the shadows by Theresa Tomlinson( Book )

4 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 299 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When she learns that her mother has breast cancer, Ellen finds that preparing for a special dance and helping with an archaeological dig help her to cope
The flither pickers by Theresa Tomlinson( Book )

6 editions published between 1987 and 1997 in English and Italian and held by 162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The life of the female bait-gatherers of England's north-east coast at the turn of the century, seen through the eyes of a young girl who accepts their hardships but has a different vision of her future
Night of the red devil by Theresa Tomlinson( Book )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2003 in English and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sam is on holiday with his family in Whitby and discovers a lump of jet (a black stone used for jewellery in Victorian times) on the beach. When he goes back to his room he discovers that he has slipped back in time over a hundred years and is faced with the possibility of changing the course of history. Suggested level: primary
Meet me by the steelmen by Theresa Tomlinson( Book )

3 editions published between 1997 and 2003 in English and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three giant bronze statues of steelworkers stand at the centre of the shopping mall where the old Sheffield Steelworks used to be. Stevie, Jenny's younger brother, is convinced that they move and talk. Could it be they're haunted by steelworkers from long ago? Suggested level: primary, intermediate
Blitz baby by Theresa Tomlinson( Book )

3 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The rope carrier by Theresa Tomlinson( Book )

6 editions published between 1991 and 2001 in English and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follow the fortunes of Minnie Dakin and her family. They are ropemakers who live in an underground village in 18th-century Derbyshire. Minnie's sister, Netty, lives in Sheffield, and when she falls ill, Minnie moves there to be with her. They live in a time when squalor and injustice is rife
Wolf girl by Theresa Tomlinson( Book )

3 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cwen, a poor weaver struggling to make a living at Whitby Abbey, is accused of posessing a valuable necklace. If found guilty she could be hanged, burned or stoned. Wulfrun, Cwen's daughter, desperate to prove her mother's innocence, encounters lies and treachery wherever she turns for help. Suggested level: secondary
Haunted house blues by Theresa Tomlinson( Book )

3 editions published between 1996 and 2000 in English and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The cellar lad by Theresa Tomlinson( Book )

5 editions published between 1995 and 2010 in English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The herring girls by Theresa Tomlinson( Book )

3 editions published between 1994 and 1996 in English and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

13-year-old Dory is determined to keep her family from the workhouse. She and two friends join the ranks of the Scottish herring girls in order to earn some money. Suggested level: intermediate, secondary
Errand lass by Theresa Tomlinson( Book )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Maddy's trouble with reading and writing make her a target for teasing. Then, on a school trip to the local Millenium Galleries, a display about the buffer girls who polished cutlery draws Maddy back in time. Maddy learns the tasks of an errand lass in the cutlery factory and a lot more besides! Suggested level: primary
The Forestwife trilogy by Theresa Tomlinson( Book )

2 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In England during the reign of King Richard I, fifteen-year-old Marian escapes from an arranged marriage to live with a community of forest folk that includes a daring young outlaw named Robert
Ironstone valley by Theresa Tomlinson( Book )

2 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Better than gold by Theresa Tomlinson( Book )

4 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Egfrid is the prince of Bernicia, an Anglo-Saxon kingdom. When he is captured by Penda, King of Mercia during a raid, all seems lost. But though the fierce warrior Penda hates Egfrid's cowardly father, he won't kill the boy. Instead, Egfrid is to be brought up, as hostage and adopted son, in the court of his father's worst enemy ... This fascinating look into a long-vanished past reveals the clashes between small kingdoms, between pagan and Christian beliefs, and between the loyalty demanded by blood and given from the heart. A richly detailed and moving tale, inspired by the Staffordshire Hoard, the largest collection of Anglo-Saxon gold ever found
 
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The forestwife
Alternative Names
Theresa Tomlinson Author of young adult and children's fiction

トムリンソン, テレサ

Languages
English (107)

Italian (2)

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Riding the wavesThe moon ridersChild of the MayVoyage of the Snake LadyDancing through the shadowsThe flither pickersNight of the red devilMeet me by the steelmen