WorldCat Identities

Harris, Robert J. 1955-

Overview
Works: 17 works in 85 publications in 7 languages and 15,301 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  History  Young adult works  Adventure stories  Fantasy fiction 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PZ7.Y78, [FIC]
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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 2,621 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 )

2 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 2,568 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
Girl in a cage by Jane Yolen( Book )

8 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and Chinese and held by 2,040 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
Jason and the Gorgon's blood by Jane Yolen( Book )

9 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and held by 2,000 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
Queen's own fool : a novel of Mary Queen of Scots by Jane Yolen( Book )

9 editions published between 2000 and 2003 in English and Chinese and held by 1,744 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 )

8 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in English and held by 1,460 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thirteen-year-old Odysseus, who longs to be a hero, has many opportunities to prove himself during an adventure which involves pirates and satyrs, a trip to Crete's Labyrinth, and the two young girls, Penelope and Helen, who play a major role in his future life
Atalanta and the Arcadian beast by Jane Yolen( Book )

8 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and held by 985 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 )

8 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in English and held by 929 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 )

10 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 130 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 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The day the world went Loki by Robert J Harris( Book )

2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 77 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?
Thor is locked in my garage! by Robert J Harris( Book )

4 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brothers Greg and Lewis are enjoying a heatwave in the summer holidays -- until Loki, the god of mischief, buries St Andrews in a huge blizzard! Loki is determined to conquer the universe and will stop at NOTHING to get his way.Greg, Lewis and their friend Susie must make a perilous journey to Asgard, the City of the Gods, to foil Loki''s evil plan.Luckily, Thor, the god of thunder, has turned up to help them. Unfortunately, he''s locked in the boys'' garage…The hilarious sequel to The Day the World Went Loki is filled with monsters, mischief and everyone''s favourite Norse gods
Leonardo e la macchina infernale by Robert J Harris( Book )

3 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in Italian and held by 18 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 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rogue's apprentice by Jane Yolen( Book )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 5 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
Girl in a cage by Jane Yolen( Recording )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library 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
Prince across the water by Jane Yolen( )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 0 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
 
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The RoguesGirl in a cageJason and the Gorgon's bloodQueen'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