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Hawkes, Kevin

Overview
Works: 147 works in 529 publications in 11 languages and 75,132 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Picture books  History  Biography  Ghost stories  Stories in rhyme  Humorous fiction  Biographies  Detective and mystery fiction 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Other, Artist
Classifications: PZ7.I117, E
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Library lion by Michelle Knudsen( Recording )

58 editions published between 2006 and 2016 in 9 languages and held by 5,337 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. K-3. c2006
The beasts of Clawstone Castle by Eva Ibbotson( Book )

4 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 3,309 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 )

7 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,159 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
Me, all alone, at the end of the world by M. T Anderson( Book )

10 editions published between 2004 and 2017 in English and held by 3,020 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!"
Weslandia by Paul Fleischman( Book )

24 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in English and Spanish and held by 2,984 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
Sidewalk circus by Paul Fleischman( Book )

9 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and held by 2,657 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 )

15 editions published between 1994 and 2010 in English and Arabic and held by 2,178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the life and work of Eratosthenes, the Greek geographer and astronomer who accurately measured the Earth's circumference
By the light of the Halloween moon by Caroline Stutson( Book )

14 editions published between 1993 and 2012 in English and held by 1,929 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
My little sister ate one hare by Bill Grossman( Book )

14 editions published between 1996 and 2001 in English and held by 1,917 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
Journey to the river sea by Eva Ibbotson( Book )

10 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in English and held by 1,874 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Accompanied by Miss Minton, a fierce-looking, no-nonsense governess, Maia, a young orphan, sets off for the wilderness of the Amazon, expecting curtains of orchids, brightly colored macaws, and a loving family. But what she finds is an evil-tempered aunt and uncle and their spoiled daughters. It is only when she is swept up in a mystery involving a young Indian boy, a homesick child actor, and a missing inheritance that Maia lands in the middle of the Amazon adventure she's dreamed of
The man who made time travel by Kathryn Lasky( Book )

8 editions published between 2002 and 2006 in English and Spanish and held by 1,842 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
I was a rat! by Philip Pullman( Book )

7 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and held by 1,814 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
Dial-a-ghost by Eva Ibbotson( Book )

13 editions published between 1996 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 1,807 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A family of nice ghosts protects a British orphan from the diabolical plans of his evil guardians
Velma Gratch & the way cool butterfly by Alan Madison( Book )

6 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,690 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"--Title page verso
Handel, who knew what he liked by M. T Anderson( Book )

9 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,633 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
Marven of the great north woods by Kathryn Lasky( Book )

5 editions published between 1997 and 2002 in English and Japanese and held by 1,506 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
Island of the aunts by Eva Ibbotson( Book )

6 editions published between 2000 and 2012 in English and held by 1,476 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As they get older, several 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
A pig parade is a terrible idea by Michael Ian Black( Book )

4 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 1,467 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 great ghost rescue by Eva Ibbotson( Book )

7 editions published between 1975 and 2003 in English and held by 1,339 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."
Chicken cheeks (the beginning of the ends) by Michael Ian Black( Book )

7 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 1,293 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Illustrations and simple text describe the back ends of various animals
 
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Library lion
Alternative Names
Hawkes, Kevin

הוקס, קוין 1959-

호크스, 케빈

ホークス, ケビン

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The beasts of Clawstone CastleThe Star of KazanMe, all alone, at the end of the worldWeslandiaSidewalk circusThe librarian who measured the earthBy the light of the Halloween moonMy little sister ate one hare