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Matthews, Andrew 1948-

Overview
Works: 167 works in 611 publications in 6 languages and 11,360 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  History  Historical fiction  Action and adventure fiction  Fairy tales  Young adult works  Comic books, strips, etc  Graphic novels  Romance fiction 
Roles: Author, Creator, Adapter, Editor, Other
Classifications: PR2877, 823.914
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Most widely held works about Andrew Matthews
 
Most widely held works by Andrew Matthews
A winter night's dream by Andrew Matthews( Book )

8 editions published between 1977 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 370 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Go out and fal lin love with somebody! It'll do your understanding of literature the world of good ..." For Casey and stew, this advice from their engl;ish teacher is just the beginning. How exactly do they fall in love? Casey meets Dean at a party. Dean is gorgeious, he rides a motorcycle, and he dances with her. But Casey soon discovers that Dean's rebel-without-a-cause act can go only so far. Stew meets Lucy at the school dance concert. He's doing the lighting; she's the star. Everying is going well-until Stew realizes that Lucy's dancing will always come first. Literature is one thing, but what happens if the person you fall in love with doesn't fall back?
The way of the warrior by Andrew Matthews( Book )

7 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and Indonesian and held by 366 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"When Jimmu was ten years old, his father woke him in the middle of the night to explain that he had brought shame to the family. He then committed seppuku, a form of suicide. Jimmu is left in the care of his father's most trusted samurai swordsman, Nichiren, who explains that the charges that brought shame to his family were false. His father was set up by his enemy, Lord Ankan. Striken by the injustice of his father's death, Jimmu develops a deep hatred. He decides to train as a samurai warrior and vows to one day avenge his father's death by killing Lord Ankan."--Dust cover
The Random House book of Shakespeare stories by Andrew Matthews( Book )

3 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in English and held by 303 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An illustrated collection of stories based on the plays of William Shakespeare
The flip side : a novel by Andrew Matthews( Book )

6 editions published between 2001 and 2005 in English and held by 248 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Robert, a British fifteen-year-old, is confused when he plays the part of Rosalind while studying Shakespeare in school and discovers parts of his personality that he did not know existed
Romeo and Juliet by Andrew Matthews( Book )

9 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in English and held by 227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Retold as a fun story. 8 yrs+
King Arthur by Andrew Matthews( Book )

8 editions published between 1996 and 2009 in English and German and held by 217 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fresh retelling of the legends of the famous king of England, who performed amazing deeds with wonderful powers. He had a powerful ally in Merlin, the great enchanter. Arthur formed a round table of knights who supported him, he married the beautiful Guinevere and at the end of a victorious life died in battle, but still was triumphant
Marduk the Mighty and other stories of creation by Andrew Matthews( Book )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 217 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of creation stories from various world cultures, both ancient and contemporary
Macbeth : a Shakespeare story by Andrew Matthews( Book )

8 editions published between 2002 and 2015 in English and held by 217 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As you like it by Andrew Matthews( Book )

10 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and held by 206 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The stories come originally from the highly successful gift collection The Orchard Book of Shakespeare Stories. Also included are useful notes on the themes within the stories and a background to the Globe theatre. Andrew Matthews's vibrant and accessible retellings, coupled with expressive and funny illustrations by Tony Ross, provide an introduction to this important part of our cultural heritage in the most enjoyable way
Bob Robber and Dancing Jane by Andrew Matthews( Book )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 204 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bob Robber is a thief who creeps and steals in the dark of night. When he sees Dancing Jane pass by, singing and dancing on her shadow, he envies her carefree happiness and so steals her shadow away. But the sadness this causes Dancing Jane changes something in Bob Robber forever. Suggested level: junior, primary
Twelfth night by Andrew Matthews( Book )

9 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 201 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Twins cause trouble in this classic Shakespeare comedy! With notes on Shakespeare and the Globe Theatre and Appearance in Twefth Night."--Publisher description
The Kingfisher treasury of funny stories by Andrew Matthews( Book )

6 editions published between 1995 and 2004 in English and held by 195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sixteen of the funniest stories around are gathered together in this rib-tickling volume
Stories from Hans Christian Andersen by Andrew Matthews( Book )

5 editions published between 1993 and 1997 in English and held by 189 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Orchard book of Shakespeare stories by Andrew Matthews( Book )

8 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in English and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eight of Shakespeare's best-loved plays, including Romeo and Juliet, A Midsummer Night's Dream, Hamlet and Macbeth, are retold in this truly classic collection. Andrew Matthews' lively retellings capture all the drama and excitement of the original plays and Angela Barrett's beautiful illustrations bring the well-known characters and their stories gloriously to life
Mouse flute by Andrew Matthews( Book )

7 editions published between 1997 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Much ado about nothing : a Shakespeare story by Andrew Matthews( Book )

8 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and held by 177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An adaptation for young readers of Shakespeare's 'Much ado about nothing'
A treasury of funny stories by Andrew Matthews( Book )

6 editions published between 1995 and 2002 in English and held by 169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Richard III by Andrew Matthews( Book )

9 editions published between 2006 and 2015 in English and held by 163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introducing Shakespeare to the younger reader, the 'Shakespeare Story' series features many of his best-loved plays, retold with notes on some of the key points
Julius Caesar by Andrew Matthews( Book )

5 editions published between 2009 and 2015 in English and held by 145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This charming series gives young readers the chance to discover the magic of Shakespeare for themselves
Freckles by John Escott( Book )

20 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Susie has freckles, and she hates them. Her best friend, Donna, has pretty hair, nice teeth and blue eyes. Donna never has problems with boys. Now there is s new boy at school, and Donna is interested. But Suzie likes him too..."--Back cover
 
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The way of the warrior
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Matthews, Andrew

Matthews, Andrew 1948-

マシューズ, アンドリュー

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The way of the warriorThe Random House book of Shakespeare storiesThe flip side : a novelRomeo and JulietKing ArthurMacbeth : a Shakespeare storyAs you like itBob Robber and Dancing Jane