WorldCat Identities

Shipton, Paul 1963-

Overview
Works: 483 works in 1,200 publications in 9 languages and 9,351 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Biography  Humorous fiction  Young adult works  Sports stories  History  High interest-low vocabulary books  Screenplays  Graphic novels 
Roles: Author, Adapter, Creator, Editor, wat
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 622 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
Bug Muldoon : the garden of fear by Paul Shipton( Book )

10 editions published between 1995 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 550 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
The pig who saved the world by Paul Shipton( Book )

6 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 525 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
Titanic! by Paul Shipton( Book )

25 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in English and held by 366 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On the night of April 14, 1912, the Titanic hit an iceberg and sank. This is the story of why it sank so quickly, why so many people died, and the stories of some of the people on it
The Beatles by Paul Shipton( Book )

26 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in English and held by 330 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 286 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 )

19 editions published between 1999 and 2008 in English and held by 264 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 247 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
Vampire killer by Paul Shipton( Book )

14 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in English and Spanish and held by 182 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 )

19 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jim Braddock is a successful boxer in New York. Life is good for him and his young family. But in October 1929 the American economy fails, and at the same time Jim starts to lose in the boxing ring. How will he support his wife and children now? Will he get a second chance to return to the ring? Does the true story of Jim Braddock - Cinderella Man - have a happy ending?
Science with weather by Rebecca Heddle( Book )

6 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

21 editions published between 2001 and 2007 in English and held by 164 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
Tirez pas sur le scarabée! by Paul Shipton( Book )

11 editions published between 1996 and 2017 in French and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Une enquête menée par Bug Muldoon, le scarabée détective privé, flegmatique et désabusé
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 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Une enquête menée par Bug Muldoon, le scarabée détective privé, flegmatique et désabusé de "Tirez pas sur le scarabée!" Velma, son amie la sauterelle reporter, a disparu ainsi que d'autres insectes et Bug doit retrouver le groupe de la puce Netta qui, suite au choc provoqué par un accident de hérisson, est amnésique
The Usborne book of science activities, volume three by Rebecca Heddle( Book )

2 editions published between 1993 and 2008 in English and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This colorful, exciting book responds to the growing emphasis on scientific exploration for young children. All the activities are safe and easy to do, using ordinary household equipment
Bones! by Paul Shipton( Book )

7 editions published between 1998 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 100 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?
Usborne science activities by Helen Edom( Book )

4 editions published between 1992 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The monster in the wardrobe by Paul Shipton( Book )

5 editions published between 1998 and 2014 in English and held by 97 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!
The goalie's secret by Paul Shipton( Book )

8 editions published between 1996 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

How can Phil become a better goalie?
I wish, I wish by Paul Shipton( Book )

6 editions published between 1996 and 2014 in English and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Audience level: 0.39 (from 0.15 for The Usborn ... to 0.89 for Tirez pas ...)

WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
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 Brits schrijver

Paul Shipton brytyjski pisarz

Paul Shipton écrivain britannique

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 (189)

French (17)

German (13)

Italian (3)

Danish (2)

Welsh (2)

Afrikaans (2)

Spanish (1)

Czech (1)

Covers
Bug Muldoon : the garden of fearThe pig who saved the worldTitanic!The BeatlesScience with batteriesGhost in the guitarThe mighty skinkVampire killer