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Prebble, Simon

Overview
Works: 693 works in 3,801 publications in 1 language and 84,814 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Political fiction  Science fiction  Children's audiobooks  Dystopian fiction  Young adult works  History  Biographies  Historical fiction 
Roles: Narrator, Performer, Author, Other
Classifications: PZ7.H7875, FIC
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Simon Prebble
Corduroy mansions by Alexander McCall Smith( Recording )

9 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 1,188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alexander McCall Smith captures the goings on of the residents and visitors at Corduroy Mansions, Pimlico, from nasty Liberal Democrat MP Oedipus Snark to the newest resident, Pimlico Terrier Freddie de la Hay
The dog who came in from the cold by Alexander McCall Smith( Recording )

25 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Literary agent Barbara Ragg has agreed to represent a man writing a book about his experiences hanging out with the Abominable Snowman. Terence Moongrove's residence has become the target of New Age cosmologists. And pint-sized terrier Freddie de la Hay is being recruited by MI6 to infiltrate a Russian spy ring"--Publisher's web site
1984 by George Orwell( Recording )

43 editions published between 1991 and 2019 in English and held by 1,093 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Winston Smith works for the Ministry of truth in London, chief city of Airstrip One. Big Brother stares out from every poster, the Thought Police uncover every act of betrayal. When Winston finds love with Julia, he discovers that life does not have to be dull and deadening, and awakens to new possibilities. Despite the police helicopters that hover and circle overhead, Winston and Julia begin to question the Party; they are drawn towards conspiracy. Yet Big Brother will not tolerate dissent -- even in the mind. For those with original thoughts they invented Room 101
Echoes by Danielle Steel( Recording )

28 editions published between 2004 and 2020 in English and held by 1,063 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On the shores of Lake Geneva in 1915, the Jewish beauty Beata Wittgenstein falls in love with a Catholic French officer and marries him despite the wishes of her family, but when Hitler's terror arrives, Beata has to undertake a harrowing journey of survival
Churchill by Paul Johnson( Recording )

22 editions published between 2009 and 2020 in 3 languages and held by 963 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Johnson explores the complex and fascinating character of Winston Churchill--the soldier, orator, and statesman who shined brightest during Britain's darkest hours.--
Ark angel by Anthony Horowitz( )

16 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and held by 954 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After recovering from a near fatal gunshot wound, teenage spy Alex Rider embarks on a new mission to stop a group of eco-terrorists from sabotaging the launch of the first outer space hotel
Eagle Strike by Anthony Horowitz( )

14 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in English and held by 925 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After a chance encounter with assassin Yassen Gregorovich in the South of France, teenage spy Alex Rider investigates international pop star and philanthropist Damian Cray whose new video game venture hides sinister motives involving Air Force One, nuclear missiles, and the international drug trade
Point Blank by Anthony Horowitz( )

17 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in English and held by 921 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recently recruited and trained as a special agent by MI6, the British secret service, 14-year-old West Londoner Alex Rider is sent to infiltrate an ultra-private school where the rich and powerful send their uncontrollable, rebellious sons. What he discovers in the mountaintop fortress of the campus are enough armed guards to repel an invasion?and new classmates who have become eerie copies of each other in their compliant attitudes and actions. This fast-paced yarn delivers technological wizardry and James Bond-like action
The time machine by H. G Wells( )

21 editions published between 1996 and 2011 in English and held by 885 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A time traveler voyages into the year 802701 to discover that the world is divided into two groups, the Morlocks and the Eloi.--
The island of Dr. Moreau by H. G Wells( )

22 editions published between 1022 and 2014 in English and held by 868 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A science fiction story about a young man who encounters an eccentric scientist on a lonely island, which leads to terror and a fight for survival
Raven's gate by Anthony Horowitz( )

16 editions published between 2005 and 2015 in English and held by 859 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sent to live in a foster home in a remote Yorkshire village, Matt, a troubled fourteen-year-old English boy, uncovers an evil plot involving witchcraft and the site of an ancient stone circle
Evil star by Anthony Horowitz( )

17 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and held by 844 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Having locked the Raven's gate, fourteen-year-old Matt travels to Peru where he meets the second of the five gatekeepers and works with him to try to stop the opening of a second gate somehow related to the Nazca Lines
Snakehead by Anthony Horowitz( )

14 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 829 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While working with the Australian Secret Service on a dangerous mission, teenaged spy Alex Rider uncovers information about his parents
10 lb. penalty by Dick Francis( )

14 editions published between 1998 and 2011 in English and held by 826 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young man in Britain gives up horse racing to help his millionaire father contest a seat in a parliamentary election. A tale of father-son friendship against the background of political skullduggery. By the author of To the Hilt
Jonathan Strange & Mr. Norrell by Susanna Clarke( Recording )

27 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in English and held by 805 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In nineteenth-century England, all is going well for rich, reclusive Mr Norell, who has regained some of the power of England's magicians from the past, until a rival magician, Jonathan Strange, appears and becomes Mr Norrell's pupil
The universe in a nutshell by Stephen Hawking( Recording )

28 editions published between 2001 and 2020 in English and held by 803 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Professor Stephen Hawking, one of the world's greatest minds, delivers an insightful and exciting journey through the universe, uncovering many of the secrets that are hidden deep in the stars. Hawking uses several popular scientific theories to help explain the many things that take place within the universe
Nightrise by Anthony Horowitz( )

19 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 796 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hailed "a master of edge-of-your-seat writing" by Booklist, Anthony Horowitz pens the New York Times best-selling Gatekeepers series, which includes the action-packed novels Raven's Gate and Evil Star. With Nightrise, he amplifies the suspense as an evil group strives to imprison and control the psychic twins, Scott and Jamie
The Endurance : Shackleton's legendary Antarctic expedition( Visual )

7 editions published between 2000 and 2012 in English and held by 787 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In August, 1914, Sir Ernest Shackleton, renowned explorer, set sail with 27 men on his ship, the Endurance. His plan was to be the first expedition to cross the Antarctic continent. Marooned on four feet of ice, in over 8,000-foot deep water, Shackleton and his crew survived some 635 days and nights, without proper shelter or rations, enduring the harshest conditions imaginable
Necropolis by Anthony Horowitz( )

17 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 757 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

To stop the evil corporation Nightrise from unleashing its devastating power around the globe, fifteen-year-old Matt and three other Gatekeepers travel to Hong Kong to find Scarlet, the final Gatekeeper, whose fate is inextricably joined to their own
Scorpia rising by Anthony Horowitz( )

8 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 714 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the world's deadliest terrorist organization, Scorpia, stirs up trouble in the Middle East, it is up to fourteen-year-old MI6 agent Alex Rider to thwart their plans
 
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Alternative Names
Simon Prebble

Simon Prebble acteur britannique

Simon Prebble actor britànic

Simon Prebble actor británico

Simon Prebble aktor britanik

Simon Prebble narrador d'audiollibros británicu

Саймон Преббл

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Languages
English (381)