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Harris, Robert J. 1955-

Overview
Works: 22 works in 106 publications in 8 languages and 14,626 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  History  Fantasy fiction  Young adult works  War fiction  Action and adventure fiction  Historical fiction  Adventure stories  Spy stories 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PZ7.Y78, FIC
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Robert J Harris
Prince across the water by Jane Yolen( Book )

6 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 2,486 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1746, a year after the Scottish clans have rallied to the call of their exiled prince, Charles Stuart, to take up arms against England's tyranny, fourteen-year-old, epileptic Duncan MacDonald and his cousin, Ewan, run away to join the fight at Culloden and discover the harsh reality of war
The Rogues by Jane Yolen( Book )

3 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 2,469 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After his family is evicted from their Scottish farm, fifteen-year-old Roddy forms an unlikely friendship with a notorious rogue who helps him outwit a tyrant landlord in order to find a family treasure and make his way to America
Jason and the Gorgon's blood by Jane Yolen( Book )

8 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and held by 1,906 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jason, who will grow up to become the head of the Argonauts, leads five other boys on a dangerous quest to save the kingdom of Iolcus, learning along the way what it means to be in command
Girl in a cage by Jane Yolen( Book )

8 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and Chinese and held by 1,881 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As English armies invade Scotland in 1306, eleven-year-old Princess Marjorie, daughter of the newly crowned Scottish king, Robert the Bruce, is captured by England's King Edward Longshanks and held in a cage on public display
Queen's own fool : a novel of Mary Queen of Scots by Jane Yolen( Book )

12 editions published between 2000 and 2003 in English and Chinese and held by 1,618 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When twelve-year-old Nicola leaves Troupe Brufort and serves as the fool for Mary, Queen of Scots, she experiences the political and religious upheavals in both France and Scotland
Odysseus in the serpent maze by Jane Yolen( Book )

7 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in English and held by 1,322 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Before he became the hero of the Trojan War, young Odysseus battled monsters and magicYoung Prince Odysseus longs to be a hero. But when he and his travelling companions are captured on their way home to Ithaca, Odysseus learns that being a hero isnt always easy. Now Odysseus must fight dastardly pirates, survive the enchanted songs of sirens, slay monsters, and defeat a treacherous king. Worse still, Odysseus has to deal with girls: snooty, spoiled Princess Helen of Sparta and her companion, the annoyingly sensible Penelope. Odysseus must use his strength and cleverness to save his friends, and he must sacrifice more than he ever expected to be come the hero he is destined to be. This ebook features personal histories by Jane Yolen and Robert J. Harris including rare images from the authorspersonal collections, as well as atimeline of the Heroic Age and aconversation between the two authors about the making of the series
Atalanta and the Arcadian beast by Jane Yolen( Book )

7 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and held by 894 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twelve-year-old Atalanta discovers a home and friendship with a bear, misunderstanding from town-dwellers, and grudging respect from the great hunter Orion, as together they pursue mysterious creature that killed her father
Hippolyta and the curse of the Amazons by Jane Yolen( Book )

7 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in English and held by 866 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thirteen-year-old Hippolyta, a princess of the Amazons, fights to save her people from destruction when her mother the Queen refuses to sacrifice her second-born male child
Leonardo and the death machine by Robert J Harris( Book )

11 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in 6 languages and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Young Leonardo da Vinci dreams of becoming a great artist but is finding his life as an apprentice in Florence very boring - Then he stumbles across plans for a mysterious flying machine and before he realises is caught up in intrigue and murder
Will Shakespeare and the pirate's fire by Robert J Harris( Book )

4 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in Italian and English and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Young Will Shakespeare has a lot to answer for. Fleeing Stratford with a band of travelling players, he is catapulted into a breathtaking adventure with would-be wizard John Dee, dashing explorer walter Raleigh and a mysterious stranger known only as "Maddie". As spies and cut-throats pursue him, Will must save England from a fiendish plot and confront the deadly menace of the Devil's Fire. (Back cover)
The day the world went Loki by Robert J Harris( Book )

3 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lewis and Greg may have accidentally turned their mum into a seven foot tall green monster and their best friend into a yeti, but it wasn't their fault. All they did was recite an ancient rhyme to conjure up an extra day of the week, they had no idea it would work - or that the day would belong to the banished Norse god, Loki, master of mischief, monsters and mayhem. As the day wears on, time seems to be lagging behind. Will this day of madness never end? Can two ordinary boys outwit an ancient lord and his monstrous minions?
Leonardo e la macchina infernale by Robert J Harris( Book )

4 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in Italian and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Will Shakespeare and the devil's fire by Robert J Harris( Book )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The thirty-one kings : Richard Hannay returns by Robert J Harris( Book )

5 editions published between 2017 and 2018 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

June 1940. As German troops pour across France, the veteran soldier and adventurer Richard Hannay is called back into service. In Paris an individual, code-named ‘Roland,’ has disappeared and is assumed to be in the hands of Nazi agents. Only he knows the secret of the Thirty-One Kings, one upon which the future of Europe depends. Hannay is dispatched to Paris to find Roland before the Germans overrun the city. On a hazardous journey across the battlefields of France Hannay is joined by old friends and new allies as he confronts a ruthless foe who will stop at nothing to destroy him
Rogue's apprentice by Jane Yolen( Book )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After his family is evicted from their Scottish farm, fifteen-year-old Roddy forms an unlikely friendship with a notorious rogue who helps him outwit a tyrant landlord in order to find a family treasure and make his way to America
Talisman : the magical quest game( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Players assume roles of would-be rulers of land of Talisman. They journey to a perilous region to find the Crown of Command, and use its magic to cast spell upon rivals, forcing other players out of game
The World's Gone Loki Trilogy The Day the World Went Loki, Thor is Locked in my Garage, and Odin Blew up my TV! by Robert J Harris( )

4 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is an ebook-exclusive omnibus of The World's Gone Loki trilogy. Join brothers Greg and Lewis and their friend Susie for a hilarious, fast-paced adventure through an alternative St Andrews starring norse gods, valkyries and mythical creatures
 
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Prince across the water
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Harris, Robert J.

Robert J. Harris British writer

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The RoguesJason and the Gorgon's bloodGirl in a cageQueen's own fool : a novel of Mary Queen of ScotsOdysseus in the serpent mazeAtalanta and the Arcadian beastHippolyta and the curse of the AmazonsLeonardo and the death machine