WorldCat Identities

Hawkes, Kevin

Overview
Works: 122 works in 418 publications in 14 languages and 73,699 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  History  Biography  Stories without words  Stories in rhyme  Picture books  Pictorial works  Ghost stories  Adventure stories 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Other, Artist
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 13 languages and held by 5,333 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 3,394 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

Annika lives as a maid at a grand house in Vienna. She loves the other servants as if they were family, and she adores the magnificent, glittering city. There is only one thing that Annika longs for: the mother who abandoned her when she was a baby. So when a beautiful aristocrat arrives to claim her, it is as if Annika has walked into her own dream. Whisked off to her true home, a remote estate far, far from Vienna, her new life begins. But the dark and crumbling castle echoes with secrets and lies, and as Annika unravels the truth she finds herself in terrible danger
Weslandia by Paul Fleischman( Book )

26 editions published between 1999 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 3,113 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 3,000 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 2,715 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 )

12 editions published between 1994 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 2,163 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 1,972 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 1,960 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 )

12 editions published between 1996 and 1998 in English and held by 1,953 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
I was a rat! by Philip Pullman( Book )

5 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and held by 1,941 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A little boy turns life in London upside down when he appears at the house of a lonely old couple and insists he was a rat
Dial-a-ghost by Eva Ibbotson( Book )

10 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in English and Chinese and held by 1,922 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A family of nice ghosts protects a British orphan from the diabolical plans of his evil guardians. When orphaned Oliver Smith inherits gloomy Helton Hall, his scheming cousins are determined to get rid of him and hire some terrifying ghosts from the Dial-a-Ghost agency to scare Oliver to death. But the creatures don't behave as expected, and soon join Oliver against his cousins. However, they may have all underestimated the depth of the cousins' evil intentions
The man who made time travel by Kathryn Lasky( Book )

8 editions published between 2002 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 1,879 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 1,687 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 1,673 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 )

4 editions published between 1997 and 2002 in English and held by 1,547 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 1,543 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
A pig parade is a terrible idea by Michael Ian Black( Book )

4 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 1,463 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 )

6 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 1,418 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 )

5 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 1,302 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 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