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Blythe, Gary

Works: 99 works in 351 publications in 11 languages and 13,226 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Horror fiction  Psychological fiction  Gothic fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Toy and movable books  Graphic novels  Fantasy fiction  Comic books, strips, etc 
Roles: Illustrator, Author, Creator, Editor
Classifications: PR6037.T617, 823.8
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about Gary Blythe
Most widely held works by Gary Blythe
The whales' song by Dyan Sheldon( Book )

71 editions published between 1990 and 2011 in 10 languages and held by 2,343 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Enthralled by her grandmother's story of seeing and hearing whales singing in the sea long ago, Lilly hopes to see them herself and to hear their mysterious songs
Ice bear : in the steps of the polar bear by Nicola Davies( Book )

21 editions published between 2005 and 2015 in English and held by 1,317 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes how the polar bear, also called Nanuk, thrives in the Arctic and explains the lessons that the Inuit people have learned from watching the creature. Huge, magnificent, and solitary, a polar bear moves through the frozen Arctic. Powerful hunter, tireless swimmer, tender mother, gentle playmate, she is superbly adapted for surviving, even thriving, in this harsh and icy climate. Written in poetic language interspersed with fascinating facts, Nicola Davies' breathtaking tale of this massive, stark white animal is brought to life in striking paintings by Gary Blythe. Just as the Inuit people have watched and learned from this amazing creature for generations, readers are invited to witness the majesty of ice bear
This is the star by Joyce Dunbar( Book )

13 editions published between 1986 and 2002 in English and held by 1,258 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A cumulative presentation which uses rhyme to describe the night of the birth of Christ
Star in the forest by Laura Resau( Book )

6 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and held by 1,133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After eleven-year-old Zitlally's father is deported to Mexico, she takes refuge in her trailer park's forest of rusted car parts, where she befriends a spunky neighbor and finds a stray dog that she nurses back to health and believes she must keep safe so that her father will return. Includes author's note about immigration from Mexico to the United States, and Nahuatl and Spanish glossaries
Under the moon by Dyan Sheldon( Book )

11 editions published between 1993 and 1996 in English and held by 910 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After finding an arrowhead in her backyard, a young girl has a dream about the Indians who once lived in the same area
I believe in unicorns by Michael Morpurgo( Book )

14 editions published between 2005 and 2015 in English and held by 702 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A man relates how he came to believe in unicorns as an eight-year-old boy while also remembering how he learned about the importance in life of books and storytelling, especially in the midst of war
The toymaker by Jeremy De Quidt( Book )

8 editions published between 2010 and 2015 in English and held by 625 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

What good is a toy that will wind down? What if you could put a heart in one? A real heart. One that beat and beat and didn't stop. What couldn't you do if you could make a toy like that? From the moment Mathias becomes the owner of a mysterious piece of paper, he is in terrible danger
The perfect bear by Gillian Shields( Book )

8 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 537 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The little white bear is proud of his soft fur and doesn't want to be played with by the little girl. He soon becomes worn and shabby and wishes he could have his finery back so that everyone can admire him once more. But one day, when the little girl accidentally loses him, the bear realises that the only perfect thing in his life is her love
Vampireology : the true history of the fallen ones by Nicky Raven( Book )

4 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 531 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Purports to be a book, written in 1900, that sheds light on what happened to three historic vampire bloodlines, and that includes booklets, flaps, and letters between the young researcher who discovered it in the 1920s and an alluring woman who seeks his help
Beauty and the beast by Geraldine McCaughrean( Book )

11 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 346 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Through her great capacity to love, a kind and beautiful maid releases a handsome prince from the spell which he has made him into an ugly beast
The moon dragons by Dyan Sheldon( Book )

11 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and Chinese and held by 317 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When huntsmen, mountaineers, and other adventurers fail to bring the king a silver-scaled moon dragon, little Alina not only locates the beautiful, singing creatures, she determines to protect their secret rather than collect the king's reward
Vampyre : the terrifying found journal of Dr. Cornelius Van Helsing and Gustav de Wolff, his trusted companion by M. J Knight( Book )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 294 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It was never my intentions to get embroiled in the dangerous exploits of my brother. But it was my fate to become and accidental vampyre hunter! Warning! Here lies the personal account of Dr. Van Helsing's terrifying journey to Transylvania with his assistant, Gustav de Wolff. There the intrepid duo hunts for the deepest, darkest evil - the undead known as vampyre. The mysteries and horrific discoveries within these pages are not for the faint of heart
The annotated Dracula : [annotated ed. of] Dracula by Bram Stoker( Book )

8 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and held by 271 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After discovering the double identity of the wealthy Transylvanian nobleman, Count Dracula, a small group of people vow to rid the world of the evil vampire
Magnificent magical beasts : inside their secret world by Simon Holland( Book )

2 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Enter an incredible world of magical beasts, dare to draw near to their captivating powers, and discover the spellbinding stories of sixteen favorite mythical creatures from around the world. Venture into this world and you'll discover why griffins collect a gem called agate, how to put out dragonfire, how mischievous elves can cause terrible nightmares, and much, much more. Magnificent Magical Beasts is a beautiful, luxurious gift book showcasing a fascinating menagerie of creatures from the world's timeless mythologies and legends. Presented in an incredible package with spectacular cover finishes, it is sure to be treasured by fantasy enthusiasts. Each beast is beautifully illustrated with rich, enchanting artworks, accompanied by amazing facts about each. Five feature spreads take a different approach to a particular beast - including a gleaming guide to the world's dragons and an enchanting introduction to elf spells and tricks. Imaginative flourishes such as a cutaways showing constellations (see where Pegasus's story ends) and a die-cut linking the lustrous feathers of the phoenix with those of the terrifying harpies make this a truly inspiring exploration of some wonderfully strange creatures. The full list of beasts includes phoenixes, harpies, griffins, Pegasi, dragons, elves, unicorns, centaurs, mermaids and mermen, werewolves, trolls, sphinxes, basilisks, Cerberuses, giants, and chimeras"--
A dog called Homeless by Sarah Lean( Book )

5 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and Chinese and held by 186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fifth-grader Cally Louise Fisher stops talking, partly because her father and brother never speak of her mother who died a year earlier, but visions of her mother, friendships with a homeless man and a disabled boy, and a huge dog ensure that she still communicates
Hero by Sarah Lean( Book )

3 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Leo feels invisible - at school and at home. When he's not doing homework with his one friend, George, Leo spends most of his time in his imagination. It's easy to feel brave if he's pretending to be a gladiator. When an accident at school brings Leo overnight fame he likes being centre of attention, for once. But then Leo finds himself doing things he knows are wrong, just to impress his new 'friends'. And George no longer wants to be friends with a liar. Disaster strikes when a meteor hits the town. A little dog belonging to Leo's neighbour is missing and Leo knows he must be trapped. If Leo can bring the dog home, can he make it up to be the people he's hurt? Can he be a real hero?
Bright Star by Jenny Oldfield( Book )

3 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and Swedish and held by 162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A heart-warming story about the powerful connection between an isolated girl and a terrified wild pony. When 12-year-old Morgan is sent to her aunt's ranch in the Rockies for the summer, she has no idea that she will forge a bond that will last her lifetime. Morgan is more comfortable around horses than people, but then she meets Bright Star, a terrified wild mustang her aunt has rescued, and discovers that she is braver than she ever realised. A powerful story about the friendship between humans and animals
A treasury of princess stories by Amy Ehrlich( Book )

5 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Six princess stories with a pop-up scene at the beginning of each tale
Miss Happiness and Miss Flower by Rumer Godden( Book )

4 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in English and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After she leaves India to live with her cousins in England, eight-year-old Nona is overcome with homesickness until her great-aunt sends two Japanese dolls which need love and care. Includes construction plans for a Japanese dollhouse
Dracula by Jan Needle( Book )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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The whales' song
Alternative Names
블라이드, 개리

블라이드, 게리

ブライズ, ゲイリー

Ice bear : in the steps of the polar bearThis is the starStar in the forestUnder the moonI believe in unicornsThe toymakerThe perfect bearVampireology : the true history of the fallen ones