Most widely held works by Gerard Doyle
Eragon by Christopher Paolini ( Recording )
35 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,115 libraries worldwide
In Alagaesia, a fifteen-year-old boy of unknown lineage called Eragon finds a mysterious stone that weaves his life into an intricate tapestry of destiny, magic, and power, peopled with dragons, elves, and monsters.
Eldest by Christopher Paolini ( Recording )
26 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and held by 1,979 libraries worldwide
After successfully evading an Urgals ambush, Eragon is adopted into the Ingeitum clan and sent to finish his training so he can further help the Varden in their struggle against the Empire.
Edge of danger by Jack Higgins ( Recording )
7 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in English and held by 1,025 libraries worldwide
The Rashid family, half British, half Arab, is directing its rage against the United States, whose president they hold responsible for a series of attacks against their power and honor. From opposite ends of the world, hints are picked up by Blake Johnson, head of the clandestine White House operation known as the Basement, and his Irish colleague, Sean Dillon, but hints to what and by whom?
Brisingr by Christopher Paolini ( Recording )
12 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 1,020 libraries worldwide
Following the colossal battle against the Empire's warriors on the Burning Plains, Eragon and his dragon, Saphira, have narrowly escaped with their lives. Still there is more at hand for the Rider and his dragon, as Eragon finds himself bound by a tangle of promises he may not be able to keep.
The lives of Christopher Chant by Diana Wynne Jones ( Recording )
5 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and held by 863 libraries worldwide
Young Christopher Chant, in training to become the next Chrestomanci or head controller of magic in the world, becomes a key figure in a battle with renegade sorcerers because he has nine lives.
Faerie wars by Herbie Brennan ( Recording )
8 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and held by 857 libraries worldwide
Troubled by family problems, Henry finds his life taking a whole new dimension when he and his friend, old Mr. Fogarty, become involved with Prince Pyrgus Malvae who has been sent from the faerie world in order to escape the treacherous Faeries of the Night.
Brisingr, or, The seven promises of Eragon Shadeslayer and Saphira Bjartskular by Christopher Paolini ( Recording )
3 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 836 libraries worldwide
Continuing the story of Eragon and Eldest, Christopher Paolini delivers another action-packed installment. Eragon, the Dragon Rider, and his mount Saphira barely managed to survive the battle of the Burning Plains. Now he must decide what comes next, when it seems that all of his allies are in need of his services.
Charmed life by Diana Wynne Jones ( Recording )
6 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and held by 757 libraries worldwide
Cat had no doubt that the man standing in the middle of the kitchen was the "Dark Stranger". Cat's sister, Gwendolen, had been told by a fortune-teller that she was destined for great things and that a dominant "Dark Stranger" would have something to do with it. Sometimes it was a trial being the brother of a powerful witch--especially when you have no magical gifts yourself.
The Sea of Trolls by Nancy Farmer ( Recording )
9 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in English and held by 741 libraries worldwide
After Jack becomes apprenticed to a Druid bard, he and his little sister Lucy are captured by Viking Berserkers and taken to the home of King Ivar the Boneless and his half-troll queen, leading Jack to undertake a vital quest to Jotunheim, home of the trolls.
Witch week by Diana Wynne Jones ( Recording )
7 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in English and held by 738 libraries worldwide
When a teacher at an English boarding school finds a note on his desk accusing someone in the class of being a witch, magical things begin to happen and an Inquisitor is summoned.
Purple Emperor by Herbie Brennan ( Recording )
5 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 699 libraries worldwide
Henry and his friend Mr. Fogarty return to the Faerie Realm to help their friends, the royal siblings Pyrgus and Holly Blue, in their continued fight against the treacherous Lord Hairstreak and the evil forces of the Faeries of the Night.
The Pinhoe egg by Diana Wynne Jones ( Recording )
8 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 697 libraries worldwide
Two powerful young enchanters, Cat, the future Chrestomanci, and Marianne, who is being trained to be Gammer of the Pinhoes, work together as friends to try to end an illegal witches' war and, in the process, right some old wrongs.
The torment of others a novel by Val McDermid ( Recording )
5 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and held by 659 libraries worldwide
Devastated after the vicious assault she suffered in The Last Temptation, Detective Chief Inspector Carol Jordan has returned to Bradford to resume her career. But she is surprised to discover that clinical psychologist Dr. Tony Hill has followed her there to take up a post in a high security mental hospital. When she is assigned a case involving the grotesque murder of a prostitute, she turns to him for help. The killing resembles in every detail a series of murders that took place a couple of years before--for which Derek Tyler was tried, convicted and sentenced. Another murder soon follows. The police mount a full investigation and this terrifying scenario presents itself: is it possible the killer is someone on the inside of the investigation?
The Land of the Silver Apples by Nancy Farmer ( Recording )
11 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 645 libraries worldwide
After escaping from the Sea of Trolls, the apprentice bard Jack plunges into a new series of adventures, traveling underground to Elfland and uncovering the truth about his little sister Lucy.
Conrad's fate a Chrestomanci book by Diana Wynne Jones ( Recording )
3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 638 libraries worldwide
When his uncle sends him to work at the mysterious Stallery Mansion, twelve-year-old Conrad Tesdinic overcomes his bad karma and discovers in the mansion's winecellar the source of the magic that threatens to pull his world into one of the eleven other parallel universes.
Gideon the cutpurse by Linda Buckley-Archer ( Recording )
9 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 603 libraries worldwide
In 1763 pickpocket Gideon Seymour is hiding from Tar Man when Peter and Kate, two time-traveling children from the 21st century, fall from the sky and into his life.
Flyte by Angie Sage ( Recording )
14 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 590 libraries worldwide
When Princess Jenna is pursued by a dark wizard, it is the apprentice, Septimus Heap, who must save her while enduring such terrors as a night in the Forest with hungry wolverines and carnivorous trees.
Physik by Angie Sage ( Recording )
11 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 550 libraries worldwide
Pulled through a glass that brings him back in time, Septimus Heap becomes the apprentice of an alchemist.
Queste by Angie Sage ( Recording )
8 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 546 libraries worldwide
Nicki and Snorri are trapped in Time, and Septimus Heap goes on a quest to find the House of Foryx, a place where all Time meets.
The Looking Glass Wars by Frank Beddor ( Recording )
8 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 475 libraries worldwide
When she is cast out of Wonderland by her evil aunt Redd, young Alyss Heart finds herself living in Victorian Oxford as Alice Liddell and struggles to keep memories of her kingdom intact until she can return and claim her rightful throne.
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