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Ardagh, Philip

Overview
Works: 360 works in 841 publications in 6 languages and 28,430 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Folklore  History  Fantasy fiction  Picture books  Humorous stories  Adventure stories 
Roles: Creator, Contributor
Classifications: PZ7.A6776, [FIC]
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Philip Ardagh
Dreadful acts by Philip Ardagh ( Book )
20 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in English and held by 1,847 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Twelve-year-old Eddie Dickens survives encounters with an escape artist in a runaway hearse's coffin, a hot air balloon bearing the escape artist's lovely assistant, a gas explosion, and a jewel thief on the run
Terrible times by Philip Ardagh ( Book )
17 editions published between 2002 and 2006 in English and German and held by 1,792 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Leaving his parents, his Mad Uncle Jack, and his Even Madder Aunt Maud at home at Awful End, Eddie Dickens, along with the color-blind Lady Constance, boards the ship the Pompous Pig on a mission to America
A house called Awful End by Philip Ardagh ( Book )
19 editions published between 2000 and 2003 in English and held by 1,746 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When eleven-year-old Eddie Dickens's ill parents become "a bit crinkly round the edges," he is taken by his great-uncle and great-aunt, Mad Uncle Jack and Mad Aunt Maude, and embarks on adventures that involve strolling actors, St. Horrid's Home for Grateful Orphans, and a carnival float shaped like a giant cow
The fall of Fergal, or, Not so dingly in the Dell by Philip Ardagh ( Book )
13 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in English and held by 1,217 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When Le Fay McNally becomes a finalist in the "Tap 'n' Type" typewriting competition, she and her four unusual siblings stay at the Dell Hotel, where they encounter joy, tragedy, and a variety of interesting characters
High in the clouds by Paul McCartney ( Book )
16 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in 5 languages and held by 1,169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When machines belonging to the evil Gretsch destroy the woods that are their home, Wirral the squirrel and his friends journey to legendary Animalia and begin a campaign to free the enslaved animals of Megatropolis
Heir of mystery, or, Four legs good by Philip Ardagh ( Book )
10 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 1,015 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In their second adventure, the four remaining McNally children are drawn to the mysterious Fishbone Forest in search of their dead brother's stolen brain, only to discover the terrifying Mr. Maggs and his sinister plan to change the world
The rise of the house of McNally, or, About time too by Philip Ardagh ( Book )
13 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 834 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In their third and final adventure, the McNally children meet Lionel Lyons, who asks their help to fix problems that were created by time travelers
A house called Awful End by Philip Ardagh ( Recording )
11 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 620 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When eleven-year-old Eddie Dickens's ill parents become "a bit crinkly round the edges," he is taken by his great-uncle and great-aunt, Mad Uncle Jack and Mad Aunt Maude, and embarks on adventures that involve strolling actors, St. Horrid's Home for Grateful Orphans, and a carnival float shaped like a giant cow
Norse myths & legends by Philip Ardagh ( Book )
14 editions published between 1997 and 2006 in English and held by 590 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of stories, primarily about brave warrior gods, told around the fireside on cold winter nights by the people of Norway, Sweden, Denmark, Finland, and Iceland
North American myths & legends by Philip Ardagh ( Book )
9 editions published between 1998 and 2006 in English and held by 578 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of traditional tales from North America, reflecting the cultures of Native Americans, European settlers, and African Americans
African myths & legends by Philip Ardagh ( Book )
9 editions published between 1998 and 2006 in English and held by 570 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of traditional tales from Africa, reflecting the cultures and religions from which the stories come
Ancient Greek myths & legends by Philip Ardagh ( Book )
8 editions published between 1997 and 2006 in English and held by 547 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Retells some of the most famous Greek myths about gods, goddesses, humans, heroes, and monsters, explaining the background of the tales and how they have survived
Celtic myths & legends by Philip Ardagh ( Book )
10 editions published between 1997 and 2006 in English and held by 538 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Retells traditional tales from Celtic regions, examining the cultures, geography, and religions from which they came
South American myths & legends by Philip Ardagh ( Book )
10 editions published between 1998 and 2006 in English and held by 512 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Retells some traditional stories from various native peoples of South America, including the Kayapo, Sherente, Caraja, Bororo, and Tupinamba
Dreadful acts by Philip Ardagh ( Recording )
9 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 487 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Twelve-year-old Eddie Dickens survives encounters with an escape artist in a runaway hearse's coffin, a hot air balloon bearing the escape artist's lovely assistant, a gas explosion, and a jewel thief on the run
Ancient Egyptian myths & legends by Philip Ardagh ( Book )
8 editions published between 1999 and 2006 in English and held by 467 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Retells a variety of ancient Egyptian myths and legends about magical worlds, gods and goddesses, humans, fantastic creatures, battles for power, and murderous plots, explaining their origins and lasting popularity
The Green Men of Gressingham by Philip Ardagh ( Book )
7 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in English and held by 456 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tom Dashwood looks forward to becoming a knight but on his way to start his training, he is kidnapped by Robyn-in-the-Hat and the Green Men of Gressingham, a band of outlaws who are protesting unfair taxes
Chinese myths & legends by Philip Ardagh ( Book )
9 editions published between 1997 and 2006 in English and held by 454 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Retells traditional myths and legends of the Chinese people, providing brief commentary on the cultural context of the stories
Awful End by Philip Ardagh ( Book )
32 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 450 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When eleven-year-old Eddie Dickens's sickly parents become "a bit crinkly round the edges," he is taken in by his great-uncle and great-aunt, Mad Uncle Jack and Mad Aunt Maude, and embarks on adventures that involve strolling actors, St. Horrid's Home for Grateful Orphans, and a carnival float shaped like a giant cow
Terrible times by Philip Ardagh ( Recording )
7 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and held by 439 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Leaving his parents, his Mad Uncle Jack, and his Even Madder Aunt Maud at home at Awful End, Eddie Dickens, along with the color-blind Lady Constance, boards the ship the Pompous Pig on a mission to America
 
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Alternative Names
Ardags, Filips
ארדר, פיליפ
アーダー, フィリップ
Languages
English (219)
German (22)
Spanish (3)
Italian (2)
French (1)
Hungarian (1)
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