WorldCat Identities

Robertson, M. P.

Overview
Works: 64 works in 286 publications in 9 languages and 9,468 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Illustrated works  Humorous fiction  History  Picture books  Biography  Biographies  Literature  Pictorial works 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Artist, Conceptor, Creator
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by M. P Robertson
The egg by M. P Robertson( Book )

36 editions published between 2000 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,819 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

George hatches a dragon from a strange egg that he finds and then faces the challenge of raising him properly
The dragon snatcher by M. P Robertson( Book )

17 editions published between 2005 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 938 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

George and his dragon go to the "land that is neither here nor there" in order to save a dragon egg from a malevolent ice wizard
Hieronymus Betts and his unusual pets by M. P Robertson( Book )

15 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 857 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hieronymus Betts certainly has some very unusual pets. All of his pets are gruesome and disgusting but Hieronymus knows of something slimier than Slugapotamus, fiercer than the grizzly hare and greedier than the sabre-toothed Rhino Toad! Dare you read this book to find out?
The great dragon rescue by M. P Robertson( Book )

18 editions published between 2004 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 850 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

George and his old friend the dragon try to rescue a baby dragon from a witch
Big brave Brian by M. P Robertson( Book )

12 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 682 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Big Brave Brian is the bravest man in the world. His house is filled with hideous beasts: disgusting, slimy bog monsters, fearsome giants, and all manner of mysterious things that go bump in the night. But there is one thing that Brian is terrified of, and it' s in his bedroom, waiting for him to come in ... Brian' s collection of wonderfully grotesque creatures appeals to children's sense of fun, and his amusing, surprising fear of cleaning his room provides the perfect starting point to discuss a young child' s own fears and worries
Cleopatra by Adèle Geras( Book )

8 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 665 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Discover the world of Cleopatra through the diary of her handmaid Nefret"--Cover
The sandcastle by M. P Robertson( Book )

15 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in English and French and held by 378 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After a day of watching his strongest sandcastles washed away by a sea that refuses to obey him, Jack wishes for a real castle in which he is king, and that night his wishes come true
Pet dragon by Sally Symes( Book )

4 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 313 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four brave children and their dream dragons are featured in this dragon-care guide
Food chain by M. P Robertson( Book )

7 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in English and Afrikaans and held by 308 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This simple, vivid story follows the food chain created when a naughty boys throws a goldfish down the toilet; it reaches the sea and is soon eaten by a larger fish, and it in turn is eaten by a larger fish. The chain eventually works it way around in a full circle with dramatic results! Age 4+
Frank'nStan by M. P Robertson( Book )

4 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 289 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Frank has no brother or sister to play with, so he decides to make one. He collects all kinds of junk and recycled materials and sets to work. The result is - Stan, a friendly and helpful robot who soon fits into Frank's family life. But when Frank's parents present him with a little sister Stan begins to feel unwanted, and makes plans to leave! This is a delightful comic adventure with much to say about family life, that will enthrall and engage children everywhere
The dragon and the gruesome twosome by M. P Robertson( Book )

5 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 204 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"All through the night they fought. The people in the castle quivered in their beds as the trolls' bellows roared throughout the kingdom"--Publisher
The moon in Swampland by M. P Robertson( Book )

4 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and held by 199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The moon picked her way through the shadows. She saw vague shapes lurking in the mist. She heard horrible squelchings and evil belchings. when she wandered too close to the water's edge, clammy, webbed fingers snatched at her clock. The bogles were hungry tonight!"
The Kingfisher treasury of dragon stories by Margaret Clark( Book )

8 editions published between 1997 and 2005 in English and held by 192 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An illustrated collection of fifteen dragon stories by such authors as Judy Corbalis, Virginia Haviland, Robin Klein, and Jay Williams
Making townscape : a contextual approach to building in an urban setting by Anthony Tugnutt( Book )

12 editions published between 1987 and 1991 in English and held by 188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Seven ways to catch the moon by M. P Robertson( Book )

9 editions published between 1999 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 187 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A boy dreams of seven different ways to catch the moon
Big Foot by M. P Robertson( Book )

8 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in English and held by 185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A story of a girl who befriends Big Foot
Hydra by Robert E Swindells( Book )

4 editions published between 1991 and 1993 in English and held by 181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Midge codntinued to sweep the field with her light, and after a moment she found the edge of the great round depression ... _
Seven wonders of the ancient world by Mary Hoffman( Book )

6 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 153 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces the seven wonders of the Ancient World, including the Great Pyramid of Giza and the Hanging Gardens of Babylon. Describes the Ancient Wonders through a story of Callimachus, Royal Librarian of Alexandria, who takes his young apprentice Philip with him on a journey to research a new book
Ice trap! : Shackleton's incredible expedition by Meredith Hooper( Book )

10 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In August 1914, Sir Ernest Shackleton set off from England with a team of explorers to walk across the Antarctic. When their ship was trapped in the ice, the men were forced to make the journey on foot. Here is the story of Shackleton's amazing adventure, told by a specialist in Antarctica
Dragons : a pop-up book of fantastic adventures by Keith Moseley( Book )

5 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and French and held by 138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes the stories about and illustrations of five extraordinary dragons, including the dragon of St. George and Chinese dragons
 
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The egg
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The dragon snatcherHieronymus Betts and his unusual petsThe great dragon rescueBig brave BrianCleopatraThe sandcastleFood chainThe dragon and the gruesome twosome
Alternative Names
Robertson, M.P.

Robertson, M. P. 1965-

Robertson, M. P. (Mark P.)

Robertson, M. P. (Mark P.), 1965-

Robertson, Mark.

Robertson, Mark 1965-

Robertson, Mark P.

Robertson, Mark P., 1965-

Robertsons, Marks, 1965-

로버트슨, M. P

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