WorldCat Identities

Parry, Charlotte

Overview
Works: 76 works in 356 publications in 1 language and 10,462 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Children's audiobooks  History  Chick lit  Satire  Action and adventure fiction  Humorous fiction  Historical fiction  Fantasy fiction 
Roles: Narrator, Actor
Classifications: PR6073.I246, FIC
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Charlotte Parry
Remarkable creatures : a novel by Tracy Chevalier( Recording )

17 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 1,211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Growing up fascinated with the fossils she collected on the beach, Mary Anning blossomed into a skillful amateur archaeologist. When she discovers an intriguing fossilized skeleton, townspeople and religious authorities react viciously. Barred from the scientific community and in love with an unavailable man, Mary turns to Elizabeth Philpot, a London exile, for friendship. Together, they look to make their way in the evolving nineteenth century through archaeology and scientific discovery
The strange case of Origami Yoda by Tom Angleberger( )

6 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 822 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sixth-grader Tommy and his friends describe their interactions with a paper finger puppet of Yoda, worn by their weird classmate Dwight, as they try to figure out whether or not the puppet can really predict the future
Ways to live forever by Sally Nicholls( )

16 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in English and held by 701 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eleven-year-old Sam McQueen, who has leukemia, writes a book during the last three months of his life, in which he tells about what he would like to accomplish, how he feels, and things that have happened to him
Raiders' ransom by Emily Diamand( )

12 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 679 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 23rd-century Great Britain, where climate change has caused vast flooding, the piratical raiders kidnap the Prime Minister's daughter and thirteen-year-old Lilly Melkun, an English fishergirl, takes her seacat on a daring rescue attempt, with a mysterious talking jewel from a past computer age tucked in her belt as ransom
Bergdorf blondes by Plum Sykes( )

10 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and held by 608 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With invitations to high-profile baby showers and benefits, more Marc Jacobs clothes than is decent, and a department store heiress for a best friend, our heroine known only as Moi is living at the peak of New York society. But what is Moi to do when her engagement falls apart?
The Declaration by Gemma Malley( )

17 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 603 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 2140 England, where drugs enable people to live forever and children are illegal, teenaged Anna, an obedient "Surplus" training to become a house servant, discovers that her birth parents are trying to find her
Before I die by Jenny Downham( Recording )

12 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 565 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A terminally ill teenaged girl makes and carries out a list of things to do before she dies
Remember me? by Sophie Kinsella( Recording )

7 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 527 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When twenty-eight-year-old Lexi Smart wakes up in a London hospital, having survived a car accident, she has lost a big chunk of her memory--three years to be exact. And that's not all. Somehow Lexi went from a twenty-five-year-old working girl to a corporate big shot with a sleek new loft, a personal assistant, a carb-free diet, and a set of glamorous new friends. And who is this gorgeous husband--who also happens to be a multimillionaire?
Dirty laundry by Daniel Ehrenhaft( )

8 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 439 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Carli, a teen actress who has gone undercover at a New England boarding school in order to research a role, hooks up with a student graffiti artist to investigate the disappearance of another of the school's pupils
The heroines by Eileen Favorite( Recording )

8 editions published between 2008 and 2018 in English and held by 318 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thirteen-year-old Penny Entwhistle becomes a companion to such fictional heroines as Emma Bovary, Scarlett O'Hara, and Franny Glass when the desperate dilemmas of each character cause them to flee the scenes of their own stories
Chasing Harry Winston by Lauren Weisberger( Recording )

5 editions published between 2008 and 2017 in English and held by 254 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Best friends Emmy, Leigh, and Adriana make a pact for success. But when each girl hits it big time surprisingly fast, their friendships are tried by rivalries over men, money, and power
Theodosia and the Serpents of Chaos by R. L La Fevers( Recording )

9 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 238 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Theodosia Throckmorton has her hands full at the Museum of Legends and Antiquities in London. Her father may be head curator, but only Theo is able to see all the black magic and ancient curses that still cling to the artifacts in the museum. When Theo's mother returns from her latest archaeological dig bearing the Heart of Egypt, Theo learns that it comes inscribed with a curse so black and vile that it threatens to crumble the British Empire from within and start a war too terrible to imagine
The five lost aunts of Harriet Bean by Alexander McCall Smith( Recording )

9 editions published between 2006 and 2015 in English and held by 231 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When her absent-minded inventor father suddenly remembers that he has five sisters, nine-year-old Harriet Bean, who has never heard of them before, determines to find her unknown aunts so that the unfinished family portrait can be completed
Harriet Bean and the League of Cheats by Alexander McCall Smith( Recording )

3 editions published between 2006 and 2015 in English and held by 210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Harriet helps her detective aunts, Thessalonika and Japonica, investigate cheating at the racetrack by disguising herself as a jockey
A curse dark as gold by Elizabeth C Bunce( )

13 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and held by 203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The gold thread promises Charlotte Miller a chance to save her family's beloved woolen mill. It promises a future for her sister, jobs for her townsfolk, security against her grasping uncle -- maybe even true love. |To get the thread, Charlotte must strike a bargain with its maker, the mysterious Jack Spinner. But the gleam of gold conjures a shadowy past -- secrets ensnaring generations of Millers. And Charlotte's mill, her family, her love -- what do those matter to a stranger who can spin straw into gold? ||This is an award-winning and wholly original retelling of "Rumplestiltskin." ||As if it were a roving of wool! Rosie and I stood there and watched him, moment by moment, as the spindle bobbed and twirled. Something pulled out from the brown straw and through his knobby fingers, and where it shoudl have gone onto the spindle, the finest strands of gleaming gold threads appeared. Round and round the spindle went, and the gleaming of gold turned with it. I don't know how long we watched it, turning and turning, flashing gold with every revolution. I could not take my eyes away
The cowgirl aunt of Harriet Bean by Alexander McCall Smith( Recording )

8 editions published between 2007 and 2015 in English and held by 195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When she joins Aunt Japonica and Aunt Thessalonika on a trip to America, nine-year-old Harriet meets yet another relative--Aunt Formica, a cowgirl who is having trouble with some clever and mysterious cattle rustlers
Earwig and the witch by Diana Wynne Jones( Recording )

12 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 192 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Although an orphan, Earwig has always enjoyed living at St. Morwald's, where she manages to make everyone do her bidding, but when she is taken in by a foster parents who are actually a witch and a demon, she has a hard time trying to turn the situation to her advantage
Malcolm at midnight by W. H Beck( Recording )

9 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 192 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Malcolm, a smaller than average rat, loves life at McKenna School and the secret society of classroom pets that keep children out of trouble, but when Aggy the iguana disappears Malcolm must use all of his ratty persistence to prove his innocence and save her
One green apple by Eve Bunting( Recording )

11 editions published between 2007 and 2018 in English and held by 191 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While on a school field trip to an orchard to make cider, a young immigrant named Farah gains self-confidence when the green apple she picks perfectly complements the other students' red apples
Secrets of a proper lady by Victoria Alexander( Recording )

10 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Determined to be the last bachelor among his friends, Daniel Sinclair is suddenly tempted by Lady Cordelia Bannister, the woman that he is supposed to marry, unaware that both he and Cordelia are hiding their true identities
 
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Remarkable creatures : a novel
Covers
The DeclarationBefore I dieRemember me?Theodosia and the Serpents of ChaosHarriet Bean and the League of CheatsA curse dark as goldOne green appleSecrets of a proper lady
Languages
English (202)