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Rycroft, William

Overview
Works: 25 works in 65 publications in 1 language and 645 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Young adult works  Fantasy fiction  History  Historical fiction  Adventure stories  Domestic fiction  Biography  Psychological fiction 
Roles: Narrator
Classifications: PR9619.4.P54, 823.914
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by William Rycroft
Lights out in Wonderland by D. B. C Pierre ( )
10 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Caught up in his decadent lifestyle, 20-something Gabriel Brockwell decides to kill himself. But before he does, he embarks on a quest for Wonderland--a bacchanal to end all bacchanals. His journey takes him around the globe, from London to Tokyo to Berlin, to taste all of life's wildest pleasures, only to emerge with a renewed spirit and a desire to make up for some of the terrible things he's done in his life
The chop by Graham Hurley ( )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Like everyone else in UK, Norman's grandfather gets the bird flu
Thieves like us by Stephen Cole ( )
5 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in English and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Nathaniel Coldhardt, an aging, debonair master-criminal runs his own unique job creation scheme. He recruits teenagers with special skills - kids from the wrong side of the tracks. He trains them as ruthless, efficient professionals and employs them to undertake the daring crimes he's so good at planning
Ghosting by Keith Gray ( )
5 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in English and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Nate and his sister Sandy are fake mediums and don't believe in the ghosts they pretend to see. That is, until the real ghost of a serial killer's victim appear with a message for Sandy ..."--P. [4] of cover
Mr Toppit by Charles Elton ( Recording )
3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Spanning several decades, from the heyday of the British film industry after the war to the cut-throat world of show business in Los Angeles, 'Mr Toppit' is a tale of the unexpected effects of sudden fame and fortune
Number9dream by David Mitchell ( Recording )
4 editions published in 2012 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Eiji Miyake arrives in a sprawling Japanese metropolis to track down the father he has never met, but the city is a mapless place if you are 19, broke, and the only person you can trust is John Lennon
The great lover by Jill Dawson ( Book )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ghostwritten by David Mitchell ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
'Ghostwritten' is a novel set at the fugitive edges of Asia and Europe, and features a host of characters. A Mongolian gangster, a redundant English spy in Petersburg with a knack for forgery, a ghostwriter and a late night DJ all have tales to tell
Virus attack by Andy Briggs ( Recording )
3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Archfiends Basilisk and the Worm have dreamt up a plan so cunning it will strike fear into the heart of the bravest superhero. Combining their dastardly skills, they will infect HERO.COM with a virus potent enough to cripple it and ultimately to destroy Hero HQ. Toby, Lorna, Pete and Emily are tasked to stop them
The great lover by Jill Dawson ( Recording )
4 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A widow named Nell Golightly recalls her relationship with Rupert Brooke when a young Tahitian woman claiming to be the daughter of the poet writes to ask Nell what her father was like
The lessons by Naomi Alderman ( Recording )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
'The Lessons' is a spellbinding novel about shattered hopes, destructive love and dark family secrets from the author of 'Disobedience'
A wolf in Hindelheim by Jenny Mayhew ( Recording )
2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A remote German village, 1926. A baby has gone missing. A police constable has been called. A doctor suspects a storekeeper. A son wants to prove himself a man. A love affair unfolds. Then the rumours begin to spread. Once suspicion has taken hold, is anything beyond belief?
Little exiles by Robert Dinsdale ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jon Heather, proud to be nearly nine, knows that Christmas is a time for family. But one evening in December 1948, no longer able to cope, his mother leaves him by a door. Several weeks later, still certain his mother will come back, Jon finds himself on a boat set for Australia
Young Prince Philip : his turbulent early life by Philip Eade ( Recording )
2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In 'Young Prince Philip', Philip Eade recounts the prince's extraordinary upbringing in Greece, France, Nazi Germany and Britain, where he inhabited a strikingly colourful milieu yet was beset by continual turbulence and a succession of family tragedies
Crisis point by Andy Briggs ( Recording )
5 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Hero Foundation is a shadow of its former self and Lord Eon - the most terrible supervillain ever - is still at large. Worse, he has hatched a plan to tear apart time. Toby and his superhero friends should be able to stop him - but Pete has woken from his coma a different person and Lorna has disappeared
The Chop by Graham Hurley ( Book )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The walls of Byzantium by James Heneage ( Recording )
3 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
15th-century Europe: in the midst of growing unrest, rivals battle for a hidden treasure, each desperate to secure its power for their own nations. But no-one can discover its whereabouts; nor even knows if it is still in the possession of those born to guard it. Four remarkable characters from four leading families provide the story as their crossed allegiances, plots and passions are played out on this epic scale. Yet the private lives are there too, and in castle and church, in siege and on battlefield, the love, fear, violence and reluctant loyalty to creed or destiny propel the characters to their fates
The Windsor faction by D. J Taylor ( Recording )
2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Autumn 1939, in a parallel world where Edward VIII never abdicated and the Second World War might have taken a very different course. As the storm clouds gather over Europe and German troops are amassing, a clandestine 'King's Party' of fascist peace campaigners is stealthily undermining the war-effort. Back from Ceylon, Cynthia Kirkpatrick finds herself at the centre of a web of intrigue
Home by Nicola Davies ( )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
It's 2067 and the world has become uninhabitable with all the pollution created by mankind. Ruling classes live holed up in the cities and workers live in Stations, safe from the outside world. But one day Station 27 is taken over by rebels and Nero, from the ruling classes, and Sacks, a worker, find themselves thrown together
Borneo essays by Ernest J Parry ( Book )
1 edition published in 1924 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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English (58)