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Costain, Meredith

Overview
Works: 551 works in 1,086 publications in 11 languages and 20,517 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Literature  History  Picture books  Diary fiction  Stories in rhyme  Board books 
Roles: Author, Editor, Creator, Contributor
Classifications: PZ7.C8197, E
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Meredith Costain
 
Most widely held works by Meredith Costain
Daddies are awesome by Meredith Costain( Book )

9 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in English and Undetermined and held by 776 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An ode to fathers and all that they do with, and for, their kids, brought to life by puppy and daddy dog illustrations
Cheetah by Meredith Costain( Book )

14 editions published between 2011 and 2017 in 6 languages and held by 488 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young cheetah describes her life as she grows up with her brothers until she goes off on her own and has her own family
You wouldn't want to be an 18th-century British convict! : a trip to Australia you'd rather not take by Meredith Costain( Book )

5 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 435 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A humorous account of how a British thief would have been punished in the eighteenth century by being sent to Australia in 1785
Mommies are amazing by Meredith Costain( Book )

9 editions published between 2017 and 2018 in English and held by 427 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An ode to mothers and all that they do with--and for--their children, brought to life by kitten and mommy cat illustrations
Double dare you by Meredith Costain( Book )

7 editions published between 2015 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 421 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"It's a new school year and it's perfect. Until class starts that is, and everything goes wrong. Ella can't believe that her absolutely worst enemy ever, Peach, is sitting next to her! No matter how far Ella moves her new pencil case across her desk, Peach is in her space. Where's her BFF Zoe? How can this year get any worse"--Page 4 of cover
Ballet backflip by Meredith Costain( Book )

7 editions published between 2015 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 390 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ella dreams of being the ballet recital, but she also wants to be taken seriously. She's in Year 5 after all! When MEAN QUEEN PEACH takes up gymnastics, and does an AMAZING backflip in the playground, the school is taken over by the new craze. Will Ella backflip on her love of ballet? Can she bear to go along with Peach and her traitorous BFF Zoe?
I heart pets by Meredith Costain( Book )

7 editions published between 2015 and 2018 in 3 languages and held by 279 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ella and Zoe start their own pet-walking business. When their only job turns out to be minding a lizard, and then SNEAKY Peach Parker begins behaving VERY SUSPICIOUSLY, Ella starts to wonder what's up. Zoe and Ella must go UNDERCOVER! With their detective notebook sin hand, can Ella and Zoe discover the TERRIBLE TRUTH?
My life in the wild by Meredith Costain( Book )

4 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and held by 279 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Learn about the life cycle of a penguin as it grows from an egg to an adult
Into the earth : the story of caves by Meredith Costain( Book )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 273 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introduction to the world of caves
Mijn nieuwe beste vriendin by Meredith Costain( Book )

3 editions published between 2018 and 2019 in English and Dutch and held by 270 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

I have so many super-amazing and IMPORTANT things to write about! I'll tell you all about them: I've got a brand-new bedroom-yay! My best friend Lucy moved away last week and I really miss her. I'm planning LOTS of cool inventions (I'm pretty sure some will work too!) Someone keeps sneaking into my room but I DON'T KNOW WHO! There's a new girl at school called Matilda. She looks fun . . . but why does she act so mysteriously all the time??? I'm going to find out exactly what's going on!
Dromen komen uit by Meredith Costain( Book )

8 editions published between 2015 and 2018 in 5 languages and held by 259 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Ella dreams of meeting pop star Cassi Valentine. She has all the songs and merchandise - even Bob has a Cassi Valentine bandana! But when the school enters a competition to win a visit from the star, Ella and her worst enemy ever, Peach Parker, have to work together. Can they put aside their differences? The whole school is counting on them!"
Welcome to Greece by Meredith Costain( Book )

7 editions published between 2000 and 2003 in English and held by 253 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A boy from the island of Mykonos describes his everyday life and introduces his country, Greece
Ruzie in de ponyclub by Meredith Costain( Book )

4 editions published between 2016 and 2018 in 3 languages and held by 251 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Ella decides to join Zoe at Pony School for the holidays and when meanie Peach Parker turns up, they fear it will be the worst idea ever. But the tables turn when Peach is knocked off her perch by posh girls Letitia and Lavinia. Will Ella's love of horses be ruined by the new snobs in town? And most confusing of all, is Ella starting to feel sorry for Peach?"--Page 4 of cover
Welcome to France by Meredith Costain( Book )

5 editions published between 2000 and 2003 in English and held by 249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In each volume of this series, a youngster from the highlighted country introduces the reader to his or her family, school, culture, festivals, and religion. The books also discuss the landscape, climate, major cities, and landmarks of each nation covered. Each book includes a recipe and craft particular to a culture. The series is presented in an interesting, easy-to-read format that makes learning about countries fun
Devouring flames : the story of forest fires by Meredith Costain( Book )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes everything about forest fires--how they start, how they are fought, how they are prevented, and why they are sometimes good for the forest
Pinguïn by Meredith Costain( Book )

10 editions published between 2011 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 236 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explore the world of penguins
Vriendinnen voor altijd...? by Meredith Costain( Book )

4 editions published between 2016 and 2018 in English and Dutch and held by 222 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's Ella's big chance for a starring role in this year's school play. But while Peach Parker is busy trying to stop Ella from succeeding, Zoe ends up winning the prize part. Zoe spends all her time rehearsing with the new girl, Amethyst, so Ella tells her to go be her new BFF! Oh no! Will Ella and Zoe patch up their friendship in time to save the play?
Doodledum dancing by Meredith Costain( Book )

9 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collection of action poems. Suggested level: junior, primary
Gorilla by Meredith Costain( Book )

10 editions published between 2011 and 2017 in 6 languages and held by 217 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follow the life of a gorilla in Africa
Otter by Meredith Costain( Book )

7 editions published between 2011 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Text and illustrations show the life cycle of an otter from the time it is born until it becomes an adult
 
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Audience level: 0.40 (from 0.13 for Daddies ar ... to 0.75 for Mijn nieuw ...)

WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
You wouldn't want to be an 18th-century British convict! : a trip to Australia you'd rather not take
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You wouldn't want to be an 18th-century British convict! : a trip to Australia you'd rather not takeMy life in the wildInto the earth : the story of cavesWelcome to GreeceWelcome to FranceDevouring flames : the story of forest firesPinguïnDoodledum dancing
Alternative Names
Costain, Meredith

Meredith Costain Australian author (1955- ) of a large number of books for children and Young Adult readers

Meredith Costain escritora australiana

Meredith Costain schrijfster uit Australië

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