WorldCat Identities

Shipton, Paul 1963-

Overview
Works: 461 works in 1,160 publications in 10 languages and 9,671 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Biography  Young adult works  History  Sports stories  High interest-low vocabulary books  Screenplays  Horror tales  Graphic novels 
Roles: Author, Adapter, Creator, Editor
Classifications: GV1131, FIC
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Paul Shipton
The Pig Scrolls by Paul Shipton( Book )

12 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and German and held by 661 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A translation of an ancient Greek manuscript written by Gryllus, a talking pig who was once a man, which describes the many adventures that he and his companions--a junior prophetess named Sybil and a bumbling goatherd--experience while traveling to Delphi to try to prevent the universe from coming to an end
The pig who saved the world by Paul Shipton( Book )

10 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and German and held by 553 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Continues the epic tale of Gyllus, a talking pig, as he and his friends, ex-priestess Sibyl and poet Homer, set off on the high seas in search of Circe, who can return Gryllus to his human state, but first they must free some captive gods and, perhaps, save the world again
Bug Muldoon : the garden of fear by Paul Shipton( Book )

7 editions published between 1995 and 2003 in English and Italian and held by 539 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Something strange is going on in the garden and Bug Muldoon, beetle private investigator, tries to figure out how the ants and the wasps are involved
Titanic! by Paul Shipton( Book )

25 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in English and held by 368 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On the night of 14 April, 1912, the Titanic hit an iceberg and sank. The ship was on its first voyage across the Atlantic and many people died. But what really happened? Includes activities
The Beatles by Paul Shipton( Book )

24 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in English and held by 331 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reading level: 3 [orange]
Science with batteries by Paul Shipton( Book )

5 editions published between 1992 and 1996 in English and held by 297 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Packed with scientific activities designed to help young children explore the properties of batteries and electricity
Ghost in the guitar by Paul Shipton( Book )

18 editions published between 1999 and 2008 in English and held by 260 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Katy and her boyfriend Tom are happy in their band, Steel City. But then Tom gets a new guitar and the trouble begins. Suddenly he can play very well, but he seems to be a different person. Why is he always so angry? When Katy discovers the secret of the guitar she is very afraid. Can she save her boyfriend's life?"--Publisher's description
The mighty skink by Paul Shipton( Book )

9 editions published between 1996 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 258 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young rhesus monkey living in a zoo enclosure with the rest of his tribe finds all his ideas about tribal order, the superiority of humans, and the wonders of the outside world challenged by the arrival of a new, seemingly unprepossessing, monkey with radical ideas
Science with weather by Rebecca Heddle( Book )

7 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in English and Chinese and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Science activities designed to help young children learn about weather
Vampire killer by Paul Shipton( Book )

14 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in English and Spanish and held by 179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

" 'I am a vampire killer ... and now I need help,' says Professor Fletcher to Colin. Colin needs a job and he needs money - but do vampires exist, or is the professor crazy?"--Back cover
Cinderella Man : James J. Braddock, Max Baer, and the greatest upset in boxing history by Jeremy Schaap( Book )

18 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During the Great Depression, an everyday common-man hero, James J. Braddock was to become one of the most surprising sports legends in history. With the Depression going strong in the early 1930s, the impoverished ex-boxer was seemingly as broken-down and out-of-luck as the rest of the America. Driven by love and determination, he returned to the ring. He did not have much of a shot, but James was fueled by something beyond mere competition. He kept winning and suddenly, the ordinary working man became an icon who carried the hopes and dreams of the disenfranchised on his shoulders. Eventually, he rose through the ranks and went on to fight the heavyweight champ, the unstoppable Max Baer
The crown by Paul Shipton( Book )

19 editions published between 2001 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Paxton is on holiday in Seaburgh, a small English town near the sea. He likes old things and old stories ... but he doesn't always listen. He takes a famous old crown from the ground. Suddenly there is a shadow behind him, and Paxton is very afraid"--Page 4 of cover
Bug Muldoon and the killer in the rain by Paul Shipton( Book )

17 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Une enquête menée par Bug Muldoon, le scarabée détective privé, flegmatique et désabusé. Cette fois il est chargé de ramener à son groupe Netta, une puce qui a été éjectée et profondément choquée (elle est amnésique) dans un accident de hérisson
The monster in the wardrobe by Paul Shipton( Book )

6 editions published between 1998 and 2014 in English and Welsh and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Luke's big sister, Carolyn, goes to his room to see what he's scared about now, she soon realizes that there really is something scary going on -- and this time it's not just Luke's imagination!
I wish, I wish by Paul Shipton( Book )

9 editions published between 1996 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Usborne book of science activities, volume three by Rebecca Heddle( Book )

2 editions published between 1993 and 2008 in English and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tirez pas sur le scarabée! by Paul Shipton( Book )

9 editions published between 1996 and 2014 in French and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Une enquête menée par Bug Muldoon, le scarabée détective privé, flegmatique et désabusé : des insectes ont mystérieusement disparu ... Un roman policier animalier qui met en scène le petit peuple du jardin
Usborne science activities by Helen Edom( Book )

4 editions published between 1992 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bones! by Paul Shipton( Book )

7 editions published between 1998 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Something is wrong. Very wrong. The field trip to the museum is already a disaster, and now David is sure that he and the rest of the class are in danger. Dinosaurs are roaming the halls, and that is the least of David's problems. Can David save himself -- and everyone else?
The goalie's secret by Paul Shipton( Book )

8 editions published between 1996 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

How can Phil become a better goalie?
 
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Audience level: 0.39 (from 0.15 for The Usborn ... to 0.89 for Tirez pas ...)

The Pig Scrolls
Alternative Names

controlled identityCooper, Chris, 1963-

controlled identityCooper, Paul, 1963-

Cooper, Chris

Cooper, Chris 1963-

Cooper, Paul 1963-

Paul Shipton britisch-amerikanischer Autor

Paul Shipton British writer

Paul Shipton Brits schrijver

Paul Shipton brytyjski pisarz

Paul Shipton escritor británico

Shipton, P.

Shipton, Paul

Shipton, Paul David.

Shipton, Paul David 1963-

Пол Шиптон

쉽톤, 폴

シプトン, ポール

Languages
English (180)

German (17)

French (14)

Welsh (4)

Afrikaans (4)

Italian (3)

Danish (2)

Chinese (1)

Spanish (1)

Czech (1)

Covers
The pig who saved the worldBug Muldoon : the garden of fearTitanic!The BeatlesScience with batteriesGhost in the guitarThe mighty skinkScience with weather