WorldCat Identities

Wooding, Chris 1977-

Works: 117 works in 485 publications in 17 languages and 17,748 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Fantasy fiction  Fantasy comic books, strips, etc  History  Paranormal fiction  Young adult works  Comic books, strips, etc  Graphic novels  Horror comic books, strips, etc 
Roles: Author, Author of introduction
Classifications: PR6123.O535, FIC
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about Chris Wooding
Most widely held works by Chris Wooding
The haunting of Alaizabel Cray by Chris Wooding( Book )

30 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 2,015 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a world similar to Victorian London, Thaniel, a seventeen-year-old hunter of deadly, demonic creatures called the wych-kin, takes in an lost, possessed girl, and becomes embroiled in a plot to unleash evil on the world
Storm thief by Chris Wooding( Book )

13 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,492 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With the help of a golem, two teenaged thieves try to survive on the city island of Orokos, where unpredictable probability storms continually change both the landscape and the inhabitants
Malice by Chris Wooding( Book )

34 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in 10 languages and held by 1,476 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Everyone's heard the rumors. If you gather the right things and say the right words, you'll be taken to Malice, a world that exists inside a horrifying comic book. It's a world that few kids know about ... and even fewer survive. Seth and Kady think it's all a silly myth. But then their friend, Luke, disappears and suddenly the rumors don't seem silly after all. Malice is real. Malice is deadly. And Seth and Kady are about to be trapped inside it"--Page 2 of cover
Silver by Chris Wooding( Book )

7 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 1,097 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the students at Mortingham Boarding Academy find a group of strange, silvery beetles on school grounds they are excited, but when the beetles attack them and a mysterious virus starts spreading, a group of mismatched students must work together to survive
Broken sky by Chris Wooding( Book )

42 editions published between 1999 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,047 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Trapped in an unbelievably strange world, Kia and Ryushi must struggle to understand their family's secret past, carve out a future for themselves, and escape to their own land
Havoc by Chris Wooding( Book )

24 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in 9 languages and held by 1,032 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Everyone knows the rumors--if you gather the right things and say the right words, you'll be taken to Malice, a world that exists within a terrifying comic book. Seth managed to escape from Malice, but it meant leaving his best friend, Kady, trapped there. And he's not sure whether he should try to take down the Malice comic from his own world or go back with an artifact he thinks can help from within. He is sure that he's desperate to save Kady. Meanwhile, Kady has her own battles to fight. She's trying to find Havoc, a rebel group of kids who want to fight Tall Jake, Malice's cruel overlord. But she can't help feeling that someone's watching her and that Tall Jake knows what her plans are before she puts them into action. Malice is spreading. Tall Jake is gaining influence on the world outside the comic. Seth and Kady think that if they gather the right objects and find the right people, they'll be able to defeat Tall Jake once and for all. The only question is ... how?"--Page 4 of cover
Pandemonium by Chris Wooding( Book )

6 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 837 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Seifer Tombchewer, a peasant boy living in the macabre Darkling Realm, proves his worth when he is forced to impersonate the missing Prince Talon Pandemonium as diplomat, warrior, and Lord Defender of the Realm
Poison by Chris Wooding( )

10 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in English and held by 721 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Poison leaves her home in the marshes of Gull to retrieve the infant sister who was snatched by the fairies, she and a group of unusual friends survive encounters with the inhabitants of various Realms, and Poison herself confronts a surprising destiny
Retribution falls by Chris Wooding( Book )

21 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 670 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Frey is the captain of the Ketty Jay, leader of a small and highly dysfunctional band of layabouts. An inveterate womaniser and rogue, he and his gang make a living on the wrong side of the law, avoiding the heavily armed flying frigates of the Coalition Navy. With their trio of ragged fighter craft, they run contraband, rob airships and generally make a nuisance of themselves. So a hot tip on a cargo freighter loaded with valuables seems like a great prospect for an easy heist and a fast buck. Until the heist goes wrong, and the freighter explodes. Suddenly Frey isn't just a nuisance anymore - he's public enemy number one, with the Coalition Navy on his tail and contractors hired to take him down. But Frey knows something they don't. That freighter was rigged to blow, and Frey has been framed to take the fall. If he wants to prove it, he's going to have to catch the real culprit. He must face liars and lovers, dogfights and gunfights, Dukes and daemons. It's going to take all his criminal talents to prove he's not the criminal they think he is
The iron jackal : a tale of the Ketty Jay by Chris Wooding( Book )

18 editions published between 2011 and 2016 in English and held by 628 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Things are finally looking good for Captain Frey and his crew. The Ketty Jay has been fixed up good as new. They've got their first taste of fortune and fame. And, just for once, nobody is trying to kill them. Even Trinica Dracken, Frey's ex-fiancee and long-time nemesis, has given up her quest for revenge. In fact, she's offered them a job - one that will take them deep into the desert heart of Samarla, the land of their ancient enemies. To a place where the secrets of the past lie in wait for the unwary. Secrets that might very well cost Frey everything. Join the crew of the Ketty Jay on their greatest adventure yet: a story of mayhem and mischief, roof-top chases and death-defying races, murderous daemons, psychopathic golems and a particularly cranky cat
The Black Lung captain by Chris Wooding( Book )

23 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 503 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Darian Frey is down on his luck. He can barely keep his squabbling crew fed and his rickety aircraft in the sky. Even the simplest robberies seem to go wrong. It's getting so a man can't make a dishonest living any more
Kerosene by Chris Wooding( Book )

10 editions published between 1999 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 404 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In order to cope with his feelings of pain and confusion, sixteen-year-old Cal burns things, but the situation gets out of control after he meets Abby, a girl whose games will push him to the edge
Crashing by Chris Wooding( Book )

5 editions published between 1998 and 2003 in English and held by 345 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sixteen-year-old Jay wants to throw a party and spend time with his friends before they all drift apart. He wants to make himself known to the girl he's had a crush on for years and to bring everyone together, but quickly things start going wrong
The fade by Chris Wooding( Book )

8 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Cadre warrior is taken prisoner after a battle with the Gurta, during which her husband was killed in an explosion, and realizes that she alone has valuable information that could prevent a disaster from occurring
The ace of skulls by Chris Wooding( Book )

13 editions published between 2013 and 2015 in English and held by 271 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

All good things come to an end. And this is it: the last stand of the Ketty Jay and her intrepid crew. They've been shot down, set up, double-crossed and ripped off. They've stolen priceless treasures, destroyed a ten-thousand-year-old Azryx city and sort-of-accidentally blew up the son of the Archduke. Now they've gone and started a civil war. This time, they're really in trouble. As Vardia descends into chaos, Captain Frey is doing his best to keep his crew out of it. He's got his mind on other things, not least the fate of Trinica Dracken. But wars have a way of dragging people in, and sooner or later they're going to have to pick a side. It's a choice they'll be staking their lives on. Cities fall and daemons rise. Old secrets are uncovered and new threats revealed. When the smoke clears, who will be left standing?
The skein of lament by Chris Wooding( Book )

9 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Weavers' grip on Saramyr's rulers has grown ever more powerful, and all the while, the blight they have brought grows harsher. The land is slipping into civil war. In the mounting chaos, Kaiku and the orphaned heir-Empress must fight for their destiny and their survival, as Saramyr succumbs to the twisting of the Weave and the unknowable ambitions of the secretive Weavers
The weavers of Saramyr by Chris Wooding( Book )

5 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 242 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Saramyr trilogy tells the story of an empire that rules over a land being overwhelmed by evil. An evil that comes from within the empire's centre, a sect of magicians close to the throne intent on killing any child born with magical powers. But now the empress has given birth to just such a child and revolution is brewing
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The haunting of Alaizabel Cray
Alternative Names
Chris Wooding britischer Autor

Chris Wooding Brits schrijver

Wooding, C

Крис Вудинг

Крис Удинг

וודינג, כריס 1977-

ウッディング, クリス

Storm thiefMaliceBroken skyHavocPandemoniumRetribution fallsThe iron jackal : a tale of the Ketty JayThe Black Lung captain