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Axelsen, Stephen

Overview
Works: 254 works in 489 publications in 1 language and 5,374 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Humorous fiction  Detective and mystery fiction  Nursery rhymes  Graphic novels  Picture books  Action and adventure fiction  Comics (Graphic works)  Historical fiction 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Contributor
Classifications: PZ7.R1744, E
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Stephen Axelsen
 
Most widely held works by Stephen Axelsen
What really happened to Humpty? : (from the files of a hard-boiled detective) by Jeanie Franz Ransom( Book )

8 editions published between 2009 and 2018 in English and held by 975 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Detective Joe Dumpty rushes to investigate the mysterious circumstances under which his older brother, Humpty, fell from a wall on his first day as captain of the new Neighborhood Watch program
The Crown Affair : from the files of a hard-boiled detective by Jeanie Franz Ransom( Book )

5 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 505 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Just before the Mother Gooseland Games, hard-boiled detective Joe Dumpty is called upon to solve the mystery of what made Jack and Jill fall down the hill--and who took Jack's prized crown after the fall
Monsters by Anna Fienberg( Book )

3 editions published between 2018 and 2019 in English and held by 160 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tildy knows there are monsters - lolling on her cushions, reading her books, hiding under her bed. They're everywhere! So why can nobody else see them? They make Tildy monstrously miserable ... until the new boy comes to school. Hendrik knows there are monsters, too, and he knows exactly what to do about them
Freda the free-range chook by David Metzenthen( Book )

3 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 146 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Freda is bored with life in the henhouse. She wants to see the world, and have adventures! So one day she sneaks away from her hen friends and power-walks to the creek. Freda soon finds that life outside the farmyard can be a challenge, but because she is such a gifted chook, such a thinking chook, she manages to get herself out of trouble. Even being lost isn't a concern for this confident, role-model hen! However, when Freda finds herself stuck up a windmill, with a huge feral cat lying in wait for her below, she realises that too much adventure can be a very bad thing. Apart from that, a windmill is not the place to lay an egg
Winning the World Cup by David Metzenthen( Book )

3 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Marco and his friends live in Australia, but they come from countries all over the world. And when they play soccer, they play for the World Cup"--Provided by pub
Squidnapped! by David Metzenthen( Book )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A little girl named Holly takes a baby squid from the sea. She calls him Mr Googly, and is fascinated by his speediness and his ability to change colour. As she wanders along the beach, showing her prize catch to beachgoers, she becomes lost. Her parents are worried and begin to look for her. Meanwhile, the parents of the little squid also worry about their missing baby. Holly's parents find her, and before she goes home she returns Mr Googly to his home, too - to the sea, where he is at last reunited with his parents
The mostly true story of Matthew and Trim by Cassandra Golds( Book )

5 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows the story of Matthew Flinders and his beloved cat, Trim as they circumnavigate and map Tasmania then Australia, travel the oceans, end up shipwrecked, saved then captured and imprisoned on the Ile de France. Here they are separated and their stories diverge
The Nelly Gang by Stephen Axelsen( Book )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Everyone in the goldfields wants to get rich. But when Nelly and her pa, Paddy, finally strike gold, bushrangers are ready to pounce. Will Nelly and her gang be able to rescue Paddy from their evil clutches?
Down in the dump with Dinsmore by Margaret Mahy( Book )

4 editions published between 1998 and 2000 in English and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Something is happening down in the dump, but Dinsmore's school principal doesn't want him to know about it
The enormous book of hot jokes for kool kids by Andy Jones( Book )

4 editions published between 2004 and 2018 in English and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This enormous collection contains five hilarious Andy Jones Hot Joke books rolled into one! -- back cover
A very messy inspection by Stephen Axelsen( Book )

6 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Young Piccolo Grande lives alone in his fine old family home. But one fateful afternoon his neat and ordered life is turned upside down and inside out when noisy, round and red-faced Annabelle bursts into his life. She claims to be his great aunt but Piccolo recognises her for the angel she is - a Guardian Angel, sent to mind Piccolo"--Back cover
The oath of Bad Brown Bill by Stephen Axelsen( Book )

11 editions published between 1978 and 1994 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Picture fiction for older readers
The disastrous party by Stephen Axelsen( Book )

8 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The adventures of Piccolo and his guardian angel, great aunt Annabelle
Jupiter's Gift by John Samony( )

1 edition published in 2018 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tim is working on his science fair project--a robot! When he spends a weekend afternoon with his great-uncle, he learns that his love of engineering and technology runs in the family. After Great-Uncle Bate lends him a little creativity to help figure out what's wrong with the robot, Tim learns an awesome secret about him!
Eucalyptus Christmas by Stephen Axelsen( Book )

5 editions published between 1900 and 1986 in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The stinky cheese gypsies by Stephen Axelsen( Book )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Piccolo Grande's ordered life has been turned upside down by his competition-crazy Guardian Angel. His fine old house has become an obstacle course of prizes that Great Aunt Annabelle has been winning at an alarming rate. Enough is enough! Piccolo devises a plan to give away, sell or bank all the prizes. But little does he know that Annabelle's latest windfall - a bright pink motor scooter and sidecar - is about to lead them into a gangload of trouble with a very wicked twist
Susie the lifesaver by SHERRYL CLARK( Book )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Susie was the shyest girl in school. No one noticed her, except for Max, who picked on her and Ben who helped her. Suddenly, she discovers that Ben is in trouble, and she's got to warn him. Suggested level: primary
Bernice knows best by Max Dann( Book )

3 editions published in 2001 in English and Undetermined and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hugh was a walking-talking disaster without any friends until he met Bernice. Her specialty was in accident-prone boys. But Hugh was a challenge, even for Bernice
Blinkey Bill and the pelicans by Dorothy Wall( Book )

9 editions published between 1976 and 2000 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bushrangers lost their heads by John Barwick( )

3 editions published in 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stories of bearded brigands and odd outlaws. This is the twenty-third title in the fantastic non-fiction series, It's True!
 
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What really happened to Humpty? : (from the files of a hard-boiled detective)
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The Crown Affair : from the files of a hard-boiled detectiveMonstersFreda the free-range chookWinning the World CupSquidnapped!The mostly true story of Matthew and TrimThe Nelly GangDown in the dump with Dinsmore
Alternative Names
Axelsen, Steve

Languages
English (90)