WorldCat Identities

Townson, Hazel

Overview
Works: 133 works in 481 publications in 9 languages and 6,791 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  History  Action and adventure fiction  Epistolary fiction  Adventure stories  Suspense fiction  Diary fiction 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PZ7.T6675, 823.914
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Hazel Townson
Terrible Tuesday by Hazel Townson( Book )

28 editions published between 1985 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 567 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Terry overhears his mother predicting Terrible Tuesday, he dreams up all kinds of hilarious disasters
The secret room by Hazel Townson( Book )

8 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 373 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Adam enters a secret cupboard at his school, he is transported through time to 1942, into the middle of a World War II air raid
What on earth--? by Hazel Townson( Book )

10 editions published between 1990 and 2002 in English and French and held by 343 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Much to her father's amazement, a little girl uses her imagination to transform ordinary household objects into extraordinary things
Lift off by Hazel Townson( Book )

8 editions published between 1999 and 2006 in English and held by 229 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Have you ever wanted to miss school sports day? When Ronnie attempts to have a day at home, he certainly gets more than he bargained for when he comes face to face with an unexpected visitor. Suggested level: primary
The Deathwood letters by Hazel Townson( Book )

17 editions published between 1990 and 2005 in 4 languages and held by 222 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Damian Drake redder sin hund og får sit navn i aviserne. Han får da brev fra en pige, han aldrig har mødt, hvilket sætter en lang og livlig korrespondance i gang mellem de to
The speckled panic by Hazel Townson( Book )

18 editions published between 1982 and 1998 in 4 languages and held by 191 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kip and Herbie buy truthpaste instead of toothpaste and plan to give it to the guest of honor at their School Speech Day
The choking peril by Hazel Townson( Book )

13 editions published between 1985 and 1999 in English and Catalan and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Amos Shrike, the school ghost by Hazel Townson( Book )

20 editions published between 1990 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Basil Nibbs plans to vandalise the Headmaster's room one night, but is confronted by the ghost of a former teacher driven mad by one of Basil's ancestors
Tale of the terrible teeth by Hazel Townson( Book )

7 editions published between 1996 and 1999 in English and Italian and held by 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Gary and his family go to Egypt for a holiday, there's trouble. Grandpa loses his false teeth in the sand, and there is something very odd about the new ones he buys at the Bizarre Bazaar. Suggested level: junior, primary
Hot stuff by Hazel Townson( Book )

7 editions published between 1991 and 1999 in English and held by 138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Through the witch's window by Hazel Townson( Book )

7 editions published between 1989 and 2000 in Italian and English and held by 126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The vanishing gran by Hazel Townson( Book )

7 editions published between 1983 and 1998 in English and Dutch and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Als Paul en zijn vriend bij zijn oma aankomen, hangt er een briefje op de deur dat zij zo weer terug komt. Zij wachten heel lang, maar oma komt niet. De jongens gaan op onderzoek uit en komen in allerlei spannende avonturen terecht. Vanaf ca. 8 jaar
The one-day millionaires by Hazel Townson( Book )

5 editions published between 1995 and 1998 in English and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The invisible boy by Hazel Townson( Book )

6 editions published between 2002 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Depuis la séparation de ses parents, Gary manque d'affection. A l'école personne ne fait attention à lui. Alors un jour, il décide de disparaître. Tout le village est en émoi et certains croient même que Gary a été enlevé par une soucoupe volante
Your dad, my mum by Hazel Townson( Book )

4 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in Catalan and English and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dark deeds at Deathwood by Hazel Townson( Book )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Damian Drake has an unexpectedly exciting life, for a rich kid in middle school. He has got into the papers again, having been rescued from kidnapping this time. And it inspires Tracey Fallows to write to him. They strike up a correspondence, and although he does check that there are no crazy criminal brothers (as happened before!), he doesn't spot the militantly political mother. His letters are chattily full of visits to his parents from the prime minister and the rest of the Cabinet, which tells the mother more than she needs to know, about how to upset the government!
Snakes alive! by Hazel Townson( Book )

9 editions published between 1991 and 2004 in Spanish and English and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bobby Bloggs inadvertently buys a magic snake to help him realise his dream of becoming a snake-charmer
Two weird weeks by Hazel Townson( Book )

3 editions published between 1994 and 2003 in English and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sonia Johnson's diary charts her two-week infatuation with the enigmatic Owen Gates, but in alternate chapters Owen's diary reveals his heartless determination to exploit Sonia's good nature. Suggested level: primary, intermediate
Victor's party by Hazel Townson( Book )

18 editions published between 1990 and 1998 in 4 languages and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Victor has trouble organising the party he doesn't want but in the end he wins out
The shrieking face by Hazel Townson( Book )

10 editions published between 1984 and 1992 in Spanish and English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The secret room
Alternative Names
Hazel Townson Brits schrijfster (1928-2010)

Hazel Townson Children's writer

Townson, H. (Hazel)

タウンスン, ヘーゼル

Languages
English (115)

Spanish (41)

French (16)

Italian (14)

Catalan (11)

Dutch (3)

German (2)

Finnish (1)

Chinese (1)

Covers
The secret roomWhat on earth--?Lift offThe Deathwood lettersThe speckled panicAmos Shrike, the school ghostTale of the terrible teethHot stuff