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Parsons, Garry

Overview
Works: 245 works in 726 publications in 19 languages and 22,675 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Science fiction  Stories in rhyme  Picture books  Action and adventure fiction  Fantasy fiction  Adventure stories  Epistolary fiction  Novels 
Roles: Illustrator, Author, Editor, Other, Artist
Classifications: PZ7.H3134, FIC
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Garry Parsons
 
Most widely held works by Garry Parsons
George's secret key to the universe by Lucy Hawking( Book )

24 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 1,851 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows the adventures of a young boy and his neighbor friend as they travel through a computer portal into outer space, where they explore such mysteries as black holes and the origins of the universe, while trying to evade an evil scientist
George's cosmic treasure hunt by Lucy Hawking( Book )

25 editions published between 2008 and 2018 in 9 languages and held by 1,087 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

'We are going', said Annie, 'on a great cosmic journey. So listen up, Savers of Planet Earth, and prepare to meet the Universe'. George's best friend Annie needs help. Her scientist father, Eric, is working on a space project - and it's all going wrong. A robot has landed on Mars, but is behaving very oddly. And now Annie has discovered something weird on her dad's super-computer. Is it a message from an alien? Could there be life out there? How do you find a planet in outer space? And if you could talk to aliens, what would you say?
George and the big bang by Lucy Hawking( Book )

19 editions published between 2011 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 923 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

George tries to escape a host of problems by going to Switzerland to help his friend Annie's father, Eric, run an experiment exploring the origins of the universe, but faces saboteurs and a mysterious message from George's old nemesis, Reeper, there. Includes scientific essays exploring the latest theories on the origin of the universe
Stuck in the mud by Jane Clarke( Book )

7 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and held by 854 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this cumulative, rhyming story, a little chick needs help from all his farmyard friends to get out of the mud
Billy's bucket by Kes Gray( Book )

12 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in English and held by 809 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Despite his parents' protests, Billy wants nothing for his birthday but a very special bucket and all goes well until the bucket is borrowed without his permission
The dragonsitter by Josh Lacey( Book )

16 editions published between 2012 and 2017 in English and German and held by 754 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It had sounded so easy: Eddie just needed to watch Uncle Morton's unusual pet for a week while he went on vacation. Turns out, looking after a dragon isn't easy at all. Soon the fridge is empty, the curtains are on fire, and the mailman is running away ... Not to mention the smell. It's no fun finding dragon poop on your favorite shoes! What is Eddie going to do?
The dragonsitter's castle by Josh Lacey( Book )

12 editions published between 2013 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 750 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Dragonsitting isn't getting any easier for Eddie. When he has to take Uncle Morton's dragons, Ziggy and baby Arthur, away with him on a trip to his dad's place -- a real castle! -- it's not long before they're causing all sorts of mischeif again. A castle, a sneezing dragon, and a big box of fireworks. Looks like this story is going to end with a bang!"--Dustjacket
Trouble at the Dinosaur Cafe by Brian Moses( Book )

9 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 734 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The vegetarian dinosaurs are enjoying their plant meals at the Dinosaur Cafe until ravenous Tyrannosaurus stomps in looking for meaty dinosaur stew
The dragonsitter's party by Josh Lacey( Book )

14 editions published between 2015 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 644 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's Eddie's birthday and he's looking forward to a birthday party filled with fun, games and dragons? Ziggy and Arthur are the unexpected guests, but their idea of a good time involves eating everything in sight and ruining the party magician's tricks. Is Eddie in for the wrong kind of birthday surprise?
The dragonsitter takes off by Josh Lacey( Book )

12 editions published between 2013 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 605 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eddie thought that dragonsitting would be easy. Then Ziggy hides in the linen closet, and Eddie learns that the dragon is keeping a very big secret
The dinosaurs are having a party! by Gareth P Jones( Book )

11 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 548 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The dinosaurs are having a party. It starts precisely at three. I'm a boy not a dinosaur. So I'm pleased they invited me. But the dinosaurs are planning to serve a special dish at their party and perhaps all is not as it seems"--
The dragonsitter's island by Josh Lacey( Book )

12 editions published between 2014 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 547 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eddie is dragonsitting again, but this time he's looking after Uncle Morton's Scottish island too. And there are some strange goings on: the local sheep are disappearing, and Eddie swears he sees a mysterious creature in the loch. Could there be more than just dragons living there? It seems Eddie is in for a beastly surprise! Written as a series of emails between Eddie and Uncle Morton, this quirky, original series has a growing legion of fans and offers something different to young readers
Are you the pirate captain? by Gareth P Jones( Book )

13 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 526 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"First mate Hugh has got the whole crew and the pirate ship ready, but they can't set sail until they find a captain!"--
The dinosaur that pooped a planet! by Tom Fletcher( Book )

23 editions published between 2013 and 2017 in English and held by 505 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"One boy. One space rocket. One very hungry dinosaur. The ingredients for an explosive space adventure. But when Danny realizes he's forgotten Dino's lunch box, the very hungry dinosaur eats everything in sight, including their only way home: the rocket! How will Dino get them back home?"--
George and the unbreakable code by Lucy Hawking( Book )

12 editions published between 2014 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 455 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

George and Annie must travel further into space than ever before in order to prevent all computers from being hacked
The wrong kind of bark by Julia Donaldson( Book )

9 editions published between 2004 and 2016 in English and held by 447 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A daydreaming student misunderstands a nature study homework assignment, with humorous results
Digging for dinosaurs by Judy Waite( Book )

8 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in English and held by 397 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dan would rather dig for dinosaur bones in his back yard than go to a "musty, smelly and dusty" museum with his mother, though all he uncovers is some trash and an odd looking stone which he keeps throwing to his dog Bouncer, to chase
George and the blue moon by Lucy Hawking( Book )

12 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in English and French and held by 357 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When George and Annie are selected as junior astronauts, it is a dream come true until they learn that strange things are happening on Earth as well as in the skies
The dinosaur that pooped the past by Tom Fletcher( Book )

12 editions published between 2014 and 2018 in English and held by 332 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Once upon a time ... Danny the dinosaur flew back through history on a time-travelling swing! But can Dinosaur poop himself and his new friends OUT of the past?
Krong! by Garry Parsons( Book )

5 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 329 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a spaceship lands in his yard, Jake and his dog try to communicate with the alien and alien dog that emerge using different languages
 
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George's secret key to the universe
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George's cosmic treasure huntGeorge and the big bangStuck in the mudBilly's bucketTrouble at the Dinosaur CafeThe wrong kind of barkDigging for dinosaursKrong!
Alternative Names
Parson, Garry

Parsons Garry

Parsons, Gary

Pārsons, Gerijs

게리 파슨스 1969-

파슨스, 게리 1969-

パーソンズ, ギャリー

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