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Hirsch, Odo

Overview
Works: 51 works in 181 publications in 6 languages and 8,999 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Adventure stories  Fantasy fiction  Science fiction  Detective and mystery fiction  Humorous fiction  History  Young adult works 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PR9619.4.H57, FIC
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Odo Hirsch
Bartlett and the forest of plenty by Odo Hirsch( Book )

5 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in English and Dutch and held by 2,483 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Bartlett and Jacques take Gozo on an adventure to discover what lies in the forest beyond the Gircassian Rift, Gozo learns how an explorer has to have perseverance, inventiveness and desperation
Bartlett and the City of Flames by Odo Hirsch( Book )

15 editions published between 1997 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 1,378 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the Pasha of the City of Sun becomes convinced that Gozo is his kidnapped son, Bartlett and Jacques le Grand try to rescue their young friend by using "Ingenuity, Perseverance, and Desperation" to get the Pasha's real son back from the underground City of Flames
Bartlett and the ice voyage by Odo Hirsch( Book )

12 editions published between 1998 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 1,049 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When an impatient queen longs to taste the delicious but fragile melidrop fruit, two explorers use "Inventiveness, Desperation, and Perseverance" to try to bring it to her
Hazel Green by Odo Hirsch( Book )

16 editions published between 1999 and 2007 in English and Dutch and held by 1,014 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Enterprising Hazel Green tries to convince the city to allow children to march in the annual Frogg Day parade
Something's fishy, Hazel Green by Odo Hirsch( Book )

7 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in English and held by 564 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As Hazel tries to find out who took two lobsters from Mr. Petrusca's fish shop, she discovers that the fishmonger has a secret and determines to help him
Darius Bell and the glitter pool by Odo Hirsch( Book )

5 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and Dutch and held by 499 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The water lit up. It danced, it glinted, it gleamed. There were flashes of light everywhere, as if the expanse in front of him wasn't water, but a carpet of jewels. Darius looked questioningly at the torch in his hand. It was just a torch. He looked back at the glittering surface of the water. Then, for the first time, he glanced up." What he saw was enough to dazzle anyone. But was it really what it appeared to be? And more importantly, was it enough to get the family out of the terrible trouble they were in? If anyone was going to find out, it was Darius Bell. Suggested level: primary, intermediate
Yoss by Odo Hirsch( Book )

4 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in English and held by 290 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eager to see the world beyond the boundaries of his remote mountain village, fourteen-year-old Yoss sets out on his travels and, with few exceptions, finds corruption at every turn. "Towns swallow men up, Yoss. They're hungry. From an idyllic village high in the mountains, a boy of 14 sets out to encounter the world. On the plain below, a town sweats with schemes and deceptions. Merchant, mistress, trickster, thief--many are drawn to this innocent newcomer. But all who seek to possess him will pay a price
Amelia Dee and the peacock lamp by Odo Hirsch( Book )

6 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and held by 199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A curious girl gains confidence as a writer as she uncovers the mysterious origins of a beautifully decorated lamp in her home
Darius Bell and the Crystal Bees by Odo Hirsch( Book )

5 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The bees on the Bell estate are dying. There'll be no more delicious honey, and without the bees to pollinate flowers, no more fruit and vegetables. No more of Mrs Simpson's glorious pies and cakes! Worse still, Mr Fisher the gardener will have to leave the estate, along with his family. Darius Bell is determined that something must be done, even if the dastardly Mayor is against him. Then Darius has a great idea. But he will need help from his friends and family to make it work. And he must drive a hard bargain with Mrs Lightman, the school principal and a dragon if ever there was one
Antonio S. & the mysterious Theodore Guzman by Odo Hirsch( Book )

2 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Antonio, living in a part of a very large house with his magician father and doctor mother, knows all sorts of unusual things but it is not until he meets his mysterious neighbor, Theodore Guzman, that he is introduced to the magical world of theatre
Antonio S. and the mystery of Theodore Guzman by Odo Hirsch( Book )

18 editions published between 1997 and 2004 in 5 languages and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Antonio, living in part of a very large house with his magician father and doctor mother, knows all sorts of unusual things but it is not until he meets his mysterious neighbor, Theodore Guzman, that he is introduced to the magical world of theatre
Frankel mouse by Odo Hirsch( Book )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A funny story about four mice, one baroomazooma, and a whole station full of mischief
The book of changing things by Odo Hirsch( Book )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nathan enters a magical world, there he meets Count Marvy who is searching for the mysterious Fudge Judge. Suggested level: primary, intermediate
Slaughterboy by Odo Hirsch( Book )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On the streets of a medieval town, an abandoned child scavenges to stay alive. A slaughterman takes him in, teaches him the secrets of his bloody trade. But when he is gone, the boy is adrift in a world of cheats, murderers and thieves
Think smart, Hazel Green! by Odo Hirsch( Book )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Hazel Green's favourite baker, Mr Volio, is told that he has to leave his shop, it looks as if nothing can save him- until Hazel gets on the case. Suggested level: primary, intermediate
Will Buster and the gelmet helmet by Odo Hirsch( Book )

6 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Will Buster discovers that he has been selected for the opportunity of a lifetime. Or that's what his parents seem to think. A high-speed HoverPod whisks Will away to Professor Alphonse Gelmet's Academy of Leadership Excellence. Here, special helmets effortlessly deliver information into the students' brains. Without doing any work at all, they'll become encyclopaedias of knowledge! But what is it exactly that Will and his classmates are learning? And who's to say the Helmet isn't doing other things to their minds? Suggested level: secondary
Will Buster and the Carrier's flash by Odo Hirsch( Book )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Will has resumed life as normal, taking his old, battered HoverPod to and from the LearningHall and plays games of Pointy Wibblers with his friend Myron Dort. Then suddenly Will's eyes start to play tricks on him. Sudden flashes, shimmering lines. Then Myron vanishes, and Will finds himself drawn deeper and deeper into the mystery of his disappearance. Or is it a trap? Perhaps Professor Gelmet's experiment isn't over after all. But is it the Professor, or somebody else, who wants to catch him in their web? Suggested level: secondary
Bartlett and the Island of Kings by Odo Hirsch( Book )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Bartlett, Gozo and Jacques Le Grand arrive on an island far off in the ocean, they have no idea what they'll find. Awaiting them are four kings, a towering volcano, and a strange, shadowy man who appears in a flash of light. And underlying everything is a dark secret that non one will reveal. Suggested level: primary, intermediate
Will Buster and the crucible choice by Odo Hirsch( Book )

4 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For over a year, Will Buster has known that he carries the last remaining design for Professor Gelmet's helmet within his brain. Supposedly he's safe, with two agents to protect him and the Professor locked away in prison. But Will knows the Professor will never give up. If he escaped, it would all begin again- and this time the fight would be to the end. Suggested level: secondary
Pincus Corbett's strange adventure by Odo Hirsch( Book )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tailor Pincus Corbett is commissioned to make a glorious multi-coloured suit for a mysterious stranger. Soon after the suit is complete, the tailor vanishes and so does the Prime Minister. Does Pincus have something to do with the mystery? And who is the strange hypnotist who turns up at Sir Malcom Hersey's party wearing the suit? Suggested level: intermediate, junior secondary
 
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Alternative Names
Kausman, David

Odo Hirsch Australian writer

Odo Hirsch escritor australiano

Odo Hirsch schrijver uit Australië

허쉬, 오도

Languages
English (100)

Dutch (8)

Italian (6)

German (2)

French (1)

Thai (1)

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Bartlett and the City of FlamesBartlett and the ice voyageHazel GreenSomething's fishy, Hazel GreenDarius Bell and the glitter poolYossAmelia Dee and the peacock lampDarius Bell and the Crystal Bees