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Norriss, Andrew

Overview
Works: 55 works in 224 publications in 5 languages and 4,742 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Young adult works  Bildungsromans  Science fiction  Fantasy fiction  Ghost stories  Humorous fiction  Detective and mystery fiction  Children's audiobooks 
Roles: Author, Creator, Contributor
Classifications: PZ7.N7998, FIC
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Andrew Norriss
I don't believe it, Archie! by Andrew Norriss( Book )

19 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in English and held by 1,079 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Strange things are always happening around Archie, but after he meets Cyd and makes friends with her, he finds these odd occurrences more enjoyable
Friends for life by Andrew Norriss( Book )

20 editions published between 2015 and 2019 in 3 languages and held by 992 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Francis Meredith is a boy who is interested in fashion and costuming, which has made him a target at school, but when he meets Jessica and Andi his life begins to change--Andi is an athletic girl with a reputation for fighting and family in the fashion business, and Jessica is a ghost who has no idea how she died
Mike by Andrew Norriss( Book )

13 editions published between 2018 and 2019 in 3 languages and held by 708 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Floyd is a teenage tennis prodigy. Since he was little, all he's ever known is the routine of training, of matches, of working hard to rise to the top. But something strange is happening. Floyd is being followed by a boy whom no one else can see. And Mike will go to all lengths to make himself heard. Floyd will discover that finding out what Mike wants will change the course of his entire life. A thought-provoking journey of self-discovery. Mike examines what it means to break free and find your own path. Even if it means throwing away the plans of a lifetime"--
Aquila by Andrew Norriss( Book )

21 editions published between 1997 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 344 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two school boys out on a school trip discover a space ship. They learn to fly the ship, Aquila, and to talk Latin, the only language it understands. Through Aquila the boys not only have many adventures and a lot of fun, but they soon realise that Aquila is making a real difference to their lives
Archie's unbelievably freaky week by Andrew Norriss( Book )

7 editions published between 2012 and 2015 in English and held by 241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Some very odd things happen to Archie. And they happen every day ... At the start of his school week, Archie is locked in a cupboard, mistaken for a dog, and accused of attempted murder. Could his week get any worse?
The unluckiest boy in the world by Andrew Norriss( Book )

3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It just isn't Nicholas's lucky day when he accidentally falls under an ancient curse. From that moment on, misfortune, calamity and disaster follow him everywhere. Only a brave person would want to be his friend. But then he meets Fiona, who is prepared to take that risk, is Nicholas's luck about to change?
The portal by Andrew Norriss( Book )

6 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

William and his brother Daniel come home from school one day to find their parents have disappeared - It's the first of a series of shocks they have to cope with, not the least of which is finding that their house has been built over an inter-stellar portal - It's some time before they can solve the mystery of where their parents have gone and why - and in the meantime they have to cope with visiting aliens, chickens, and making their own lunch - It's not easy - Not easy at all
Bernard's watch by Andrew Norriss( Book )

5 editions published between 1999 and 2001 in English and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The watch Aunt Beatrice has given Bernard is no ordinary one. When it stops, everything stops. It's a neat trick if you want to finish your homework in a hurry, but it does much more than that. Suggested level: primary, intermediate
Ctrl-Z by Andrew Norriss( Book )

3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alex is used to getting unusual birthday presents from his Godfather John - a pair of ferrets, or a Make Your Own Explosions Kit. But this year's present is something really different - a computer that takes you back to an earlier part of the day when you hit Ctrl-Z ... Join Alex and his friend Callum as they discover the true results of making mistakes, with plenty of laughs and mayhem along the way!
Matt's million by Andrew Norriss( Book )

9 editions published between 1995 and 2001 in English and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Matt Collins is eleven years old, and a millionaire! Suddenly he has the money to buy anything he wants, a mansion or even a Rolls-Royce. But being rich is more difficult than he thought. Suggested level: intermediate, junior secondary
The touchstone by Andrew Norriss( Book )

9 editions published between 2004 and 2018 in English and French and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Douglas is not the sort of boy to panic when something out of the ordinary happens. But then he meets a native of the planet Vangar, whose arm has dropped off. Kai is being hunted by the Guardians of the Federation and needs Douglas's help. Douglas doesn't know what to do with an armless, fugitive alien, but then he sees the Touchstone"--Back cover. Suggested level: primary, intermediate
Aquila 2 by Andrew Norriss( Book )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Aquila can you take you anywhere. It's getting back that can be tricky ... Tom and Geoff still can't believe what they found on their school trip. Aquila is the lifepod from an alien starship that crashed to earth 6,000 years ago - but it still works, and it can fly them anywhere
Une navette bien spéciale by Andrew Norriss( Book )

6 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in French and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tom et Jeff découvrent, lors d'une sortie de classe, un squelette de romain et une navette spatiale. Ils les ramènent et cherchent à comprendre le fonctionnement et l'origine de leur nouveau moyen de transport invisible
The unluckiest boy in the world by Andrew Norriss( Recording )

6 editions published in 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"If you hang around with Nicholas Frith, bad things happen to you ... It just isn't Nicholas's lucky day when he accidentally falls under an ancient curse. From that momment on, misfortune, calamity and disaster follow him everywhere! Only a brave person would want to be his friend. But then he meets Fiona, who is prepared to take that risk. Is Nicholas's luck about to change?"--Container
Aquila by Andrew Norriss( Recording )

16 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two schoolboys discover a spaceship when out on a school-trip. The boys learn to fly the spaceship and talk in Latin, because this is the only language Aquila understands. But the more fun and adventures the boys have, the more they seem to grow apart
Matt's million( Visual )

2 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Matt discovers what it's like to suddenly have everythin he ever wanted. But does he really? When having money costs him his friendship with Claire, he learns the most important lesson of all."--Container
Touchstone by Andrew Norriss( Recording )

8 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Douglas is not the sort of boy to panic when something out of the ordinary happens. But then he meets a native of the planet Vangar, whose arm has dropped off. Kai is being hunted by the Guardians of the Federation, and needs Douglas's help. Douglas doesn't know what to do with an armless, fugitive alien, but then he sees the touchstone
Matt's million by Andrew Norriss( Recording )

9 editions published between 1995 and 2009 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Matt Collins is eleven years old and a millionaire! Suddenly he has money to buy anything he wants-- a mansion or even a Rolls-Royce. But being rich is more difficult than he thought."
Bernard's watch by Andrew Norriss( Recording )

6 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The watch Aunt Beatrice has given Bernard is no ordinary one it can stop time. He just needs to press the button at the top and everything stops except for him. It's a neat trick when it comes to finishing homework in a hurry or skipping school to take a stroll into town, but it does more than that. Much, much more! Bernard soon finds he can use it to score a goal in football, pass difficult maths exams and deal with school bullies. But the watch also has the power to harm
Da quando ho incontrato Jessica by Andrew Norriss( Book )

1 edition published in 2016 in Italian and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Andrew Norriss britischer Kinderbuchautor

Andrew Norriss Brits schrijver

Andrew Norriss children's author and television writer

اندرو نوریس نویسنده بریتانیایی

アンドリュー・ノリス

ノリス, A

ノリス, アンドリュー

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