WorldCat Identities

Davidson, Andrew 1958-

Overview
Works: 26 works in 105 publications in 6 languages and 4,777 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Nature stories  Humorous fiction  Action and adventure fiction  Christmas stories  Science fiction  History  Domestic fiction  Young adult works 
Roles: Illustrator, Author
Classifications: PS3523.O46, FIC
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Most widely held works about Andrew Davidson
 
Most widely held works by Andrew Davidson
Tales of the peculiar by Ransom Riggs( Book )

9 editions published in 2016 in English and French and held by 1,111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This collection of stories, written for peculiar eyes only, presents unusual folklore that are a formative part of the upbringing of peculiar children everywhere. Encoded within their pages are the locations of hidden loops, the secret identities of certain important peculiars, and other information that could aid a peculiar's survival in this hostile world. The stories are annotated with historical and contextual insights that Nullings himself found useful and includes unusual fairy tales about wealthy cannibals, a fork-tongued princess, and the origins of the first ymbryne
Tales of the early world by Ted Hughes( Book )

13 editions published between 1987 and 1998 in 3 languages and held by 717 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ten creation stories feature birds, lizards and mammals
The iron giant : a story in five nights by Ted Hughes( Book )

8 editions published between 1996 and 2002 in English and held by 588 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The fearsome iron giant becomes a hero when he challenges a huge space monster
The iron man by Ted Hughes( Book )

24 editions published between 1985 and 2015 in English and held by 466 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At first the farmers try to rid themselves of the Iron Man until they find he will eat their scrap metal, and he becomes even more useful when he saves the world from being destroyed by an alien creature
Godhanger by Dick King-Smith( Book )

6 editions published between 1996 and 2012 in English and held by 436 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A mysterious bird arrives in Godhanger Wood to protect the frightened animals from the cruel gamekeeper. Towards the end of the story this Christ-figure deliberately sacrifices himself to save one little owl and in so doing the rest of the forest creatures from death
The call of the wild by Jack London( Book )

6 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in English and held by 397 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The adventures of an unusual dog, stolen from his home, forcibly taken to the Klondike gold fields where he eventually becomes the leader of a wolf pack
The iron woman by Ted Hughes( Book )

9 editions published between 1993 and 2014 in English and held by 274 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lucy's encounter with the Iron Woman leads her to a quest to end pollution. Suggested level: primary, intermediate
Animal stories( Book )

4 editions published between 1999 and 2004 in English and held by 274 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of stories about the animal kingdom from such writers as Rudyard Kipling, John Steinbeck, and Paul Gallico
The iron giant by Ted Hughes( Book )

3 editions published between 1999 and 2010 in English and held by 112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A strange creature stalks the land, eating barbed wire and devouring tractors and plows. The farmers are mystified--and afraid. And then they glimpse him in the night: the Iron Giant, taller than a house, with glowing headlight eyes and an insatiable taste for metal. The hungry giant must be stopped at any cost. Only a young boy named Hogarth is brave enough to befriend the Iron Giant and lead him to a safe home. And only Hogarth knows where to turn when the earth needs a hero--a giant hero--as never before."--Dust jacket flap
The Iron Woman by Ted Hughes( Book )

3 editions published between 1993 and 2014 in English and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This sequel to "The Iron Man", from the late Poet Laureate, is a passionate cry against the relentless pollution of the Earth's waterways through the dumping of industrial waste
The dreamfighter and other creation tales by Ted Hughes( Book )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stories which describe God's creation of the natural world in all its amazing variety. The title story explains why the tiny ant is always busy rushing to and fro, while other tales depict some of God's great triumphs -- or his mistakes. Dogs, bats, leopards, frogs and the gosling that God's mother keeps as a pet are all still learning how to be themselves. Some are delighted with their lot, while others are much less cheerful
Adventure stories by Clive King( Book )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An illustrated collection of adventure short stories and excerpts from longer works by a variety of authors, including Robert Graves, Doris Lessing, and Mark Twain
Y dyn haearn by Ted Hughes( Book )

2 editions published in 2004 in Welsh and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Think of it as a poster by Connie Weis( Book )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Before the 1960s, few British commemorative stamps were issued, but in 1964, the government decided to authorize more. Two or three artists are asked to submit designs at the same time, conforming to a single brief
Der Rüssel und andere Geschichten vom Anfang der Welt by Ted Hughes( Book )

1 edition published in 1991 in German and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Perfect : a novel by Rachel Joyce( Book )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the aftermath of a life-shattering accident in the English countryside in 1972, twelve-year-old Byron Hemming struggles with events that his mother does not seem to remember and embarks on a journey to discover what really did or did not happen
Certain poor shepherds : a Christmas tale by Elizabeth Marshall Thomas( Book )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of the Nativity as seen by animals. The protagonists are two sheep dogs and a goat who follow the star to Bethlehem where they are joined by more animals. The novel describes the adventures on the way--they save an angel--and gives their reaction to the birth of Christ
De ijzeren man by Ted Hughes( Book )

1 edition published in 1988 in Dutch and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twee ruimtewezens bedreigen de mensheid op aarde. Om de planeet te redden probeert een boerenjongen de indringers tegen elkaar uit te spelen
The unlikely pilgrimage of Harold Fry : a novel by Rachel Joyce( Book )

2 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Harold Fry is convinced that he must deliver a letter to an old love in order to save her, meeting various characters along the way and reminiscing about the events of his past and people he has known, as he tries to find peace and acceptance
A selection of woodcut prints from the W H Smith collection by Andrew Davidson( Book )

2 editions published between 1980 and 1990 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The iron giant : a story in five nights
Alternative Names
Andrew Davidson British illustrator

Languages
English (92)

Welsh (2)

Dutch (2)

German (1)

French (1)

Turkish (1)

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The iron giant : a story in five nightsThe iron manGodhangerThe call of the wildThe iron womanAnimal storiesThe iron giantThe dreamfighter and other creation tales