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Hawkes, Kevin

Overview
Works: 115 works in 408 publications in 16 languages and 73,040 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  History  Biography  Stories without words  Pictorial works  Ghost stories  Adventure stories  Stories in rhyme  Humorous fiction 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Other
Classifications: PZ7.I117, E
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Kevin Hawkes
Library lion by Michelle Knudsen( Book )

49 editions published between 2006 and 2016 in 14 languages and held by 5,302 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A lion starts visiting the local library but runs into trouble as he tries to both obey the rules and help his librarian friend
The beasts of Clawstone Castle by Eva Ibbotson( Book )

3 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 3,395 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While spending the summer with elderly relatives at Clawstone Castle in northern England, Madlyn and her brother Rollo, with the help of several ghosts, attempt to save the rare cattle that live on the castle grounds
The Star of Kazan by Eva Ibbotson( Book )

5 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 3,258 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After twelve-year-old Annika, a foundling living in late nineteenth-century Vienna, inherits a trunk of costume jewelry, a woman claiming to be her aristocratic mother arrives and takes her to live in a strangely decrepit mansion in Germany
Weslandia by Paul Fleischman( Book )

25 editions published between 1999 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 3,103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wesley's garden produces a crop of huge, strange plants which provide him with clothing, shelter, food, and drink, thus helping him create his own civilization and changing his life
Me, all alone, at the end of the world by M. T Anderson( Book )

5 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and Japanese and held by 3,005 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A boy enjoys living quietly by himself at The End of the World until Mr. Constantine Shimmer, "Professional Visionary," builds an inn and an amusement park, demanding that tourists come and have "Fun Without End!"
Sidewalk circus by Paul Fleischman( Book )

9 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and held by 2,714 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young girl watches as the activities across the street from her bus stop become a circus
The librarian who measured the earth by Kathryn Lasky( Book )

11 editions published between 1994 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 2,150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the life and work of Eratosthenes, the Greek geographer and astronomer who accurately measured the circumference of the Earth
Journey to the river sea by Eva Ibbotson( Book )

6 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in English and held by 1,975 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1910, orphaned Maia, sent with her governess to live with eccentric relatives in Manaus, Brazil, endures many hardships before fulfilling her dream of exploring the Amazon River
By the light of the Halloween moon by Caroline Stutson( Book )

8 editions published between 1993 and 2012 in English and held by 1,958 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this cumulative tale, a host of Halloween spooks, including a cat, a witch, and a ghoul, are drawn to the tapping of a little girl's toe
I was a rat! by Philip Pullman( Book )

5 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and held by 1,952 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A small homeless boy insists that three weeks ago he was a rat. Bob and Joan, a lonely old couple, are prepared to look after him, but a series of misadventures lead the boy to find refuge in the city sewers. Wondering what has happened to the boy and suspicious of a newspaper headline, "Monster of the Sewers condemned", Bob and Joan enlist the help of Princess Aurelia, the only person who knows who the boy really is. Suggested level: primary, intermediate
My little sister ate one hare by Bill Grossman( Book )

11 editions published between 1996 and 1998 in English and held by 1,948 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Little sister has no problem eating one hare, two snakes, and three ants, but when she gets to ten peas, she throws up quite a mess
Dial-a-ghost by Eva Ibbotson( Book )

11 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 1,933 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A family of nice ghosts protects a British orphan from the diabolical plans of his evil guardians
The man who made time travel by Kathryn Lasky( Book )

8 editions published between 2002 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 1,862 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the need for sailors to be able to determine their position at sea and the efforts of John Harrison, an eighteenth century man who spent his life refining instruments to enable them to do this
Velma Gratch & the way cool butterfly by Alan Madison( Book )

5 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in English and held by 1,679 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Velma starts first grade in the shadow of her memorable older sisters, and while her newfound interest in butterflies helps her to stand out, it also leads to an interesting complication
Handel, who knew what he liked by M. T Anderson( Book )

8 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in English and held by 1,669 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this biography, the man who would later compose some of the world's most beautiful music is shown to have once been a stubborn little boy with a mind of his own
Island of the aunts by Eva Ibbotson( Book )

6 editions published between 2000 and 2012 in English and held by 1,548 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As they get older, three sisters decide that they must kidnap children and bring them to their secluded island home to help with the work of caring for an assortment of unusual sea creatures
Marven of the great north woods by Kathryn Lasky( Book )

4 editions published between 1997 and 2002 in English and held by 1,539 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When his Jewish parents send him to a Minnesota logging camp to escape the influenza epidemic of 1918, ten-year-old Marven finds a special friend
A pig parade is a terrible idea by Michael Ian Black( Book )

4 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 1,453 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains precisely why, although it may sound like a good idea, gathering hundreds of pigs to march in a parade through one's hometown is inadvisable
The wicked big toddlah by Kevin Hawkes( Book )

9 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and Japanese and held by 1,453 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A year in the life of a baby in Maine who is just like any other baby except that he is gigantic
The great ghost rescue by Eva Ibbotson( Book )

6 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 1,427 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young English boy decides to establish a sanctuary for an assortment of ghosts when the homes they have haunted are replaced by highways and other modern "improvements."
 
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Library lion
Alternative Names
הוקס, קוין 1959-

ホークス, ケビン

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The beasts of Clawstone CastleThe Star of KazanWeslandiaMe, all alone, at the end of the worldSidewalk circusThe librarian who measured the earthJourney to the river seaBy the light of the Halloween moon