WorldCat Identities

Kelley, Gary 1945-

Overview
Works: 71 works in 186 publications in 5 languages and 11,718 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Sea stories  Psychological fiction  Juvenile works  Horror fiction  Biography  Ghost stories  Action and adventure fiction  Horror tales  Gothic fiction 
Roles: Illustrator, Author, Artist, Other, Narrator
Classifications: PR5397, 823.7
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Gary Kelley
Tallchief : America's prima ballerina by Maria Tallchief( Book )

5 editions published between 1999 and 2001 in English and held by 1,347 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ballerina Maria Tallchief describes her childhood on an Osage reservation, the development of her love of dance, and her rise to success in that field
Eleanor, quiet no more : the life of Eleanor Roosevelt by Doreen Rappaport( Book )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 1,150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of Eleanor Roosevelt, the most socially and politically active -- and controversial -- First Lady America had ever seen. Ambassador, activist, and champion of civil rights, Eleanor Roosevelt changed the soul of America forever. Includes selected quotes from Eleanor's own writings
William Shakespeare's Macbeth by Bruce Coville( Book )

3 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 1,058 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A simplified prose retelling of Shakespeare's play about a man who kills his king after hearing the prophesies of three witches. Suggested level: primary, intermediate
The legend of Sleepy Hollow by Washington Irving( Book )

9 editions published between 1990 and 2009 in English and Spanish and held by 918 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The legend of Sleepy Hollow: A superstitious schoolmaster, in love with a wealthy farmer's daughter, has a terrifying encounter with a headless horseman Rip Van Winkle: A man who sleeps for twenty years in the Catskill Mountains wakes to a much-changed world
Harlem hellfighters by J. Patrick Lewis( Book )

3 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 906 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A regiment of African American soldiers from Harlem journeys across the Atlantic to fight alongside the French in World War I, inspiring a continent with their brand of jazz music"--
The red heels by Robert D San Souci( Book )

10 editions published between 1995 and 2001 in French and English and held by 680 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An itinerant shoemaker in colonial New England makes a pair of shoes for a beautiful young woman, although he fears the red heels are a sign that she is a witch
Black cat bone by J. Patrick Lewis( Book )

5 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 591 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Robert Johnson was born in rural Mississippi and died young, leaving little behind except blues like no one sung the blues before him. A legend says that Robert sold his soul to the devil in return for becoming King of the Delta Blues."--Source other than the Library of Congress
And the soldiers sang by J. Patrick Lewis( Book )

7 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in English and Korean and held by 519 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young Welsh soldier fights along the Western Front during World War I, experiencing the horrors of trench warfare before participating in the famed Christmas Truce of 1914
The Christmas of the reddle moon by J. Patrick Lewis( Book )

10 editions published between 1994 and 2001 in French and English and held by 495 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lost in a snowstorm on an English heath on Christmas Eve, Liddy and Will meet the magical and mysterious Wee Mary Fever, who summons St. Nick himself to take them home
Boshblobberbosh : runcible poems for Edward Lear by J. Patrick Lewis( Book )

5 editions published between 1988 and 2002 in English and held by 415 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Illustrated poems written in the sytle of Edward Lear
The stolen smile by J. Patrick Lewis( Book )

6 editions published between 2004 and 2015 in Chinese and English and held by 309 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From his jail cell in Italy, Vincenzo Peruggia tells how and why he stole the Mona Lisa from the Louvre in 1911
The Navajo Code Talkers by J. Patrick Lewis( Book )

3 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 304 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Amidst a complicated history of mistreatment by and distrust of the American government, the Navajo people--especially bilingual code talkers--helped the Allies win World War II"--
The necklace by Guy de Maupassant( Book )

9 editions published between 1992 and 2011 in English and held by 241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A husband and wife enter into a life of hardship in order to repay the debt incurred in replacing a borrowed diamond necklace only to learn, ten years later, the irony of their situation. Includes an analysis of the story and a biography of the author
Tales of mystery and imagination by Edgar Allan Poe( Book )

7 editions published between 1995 and 2000 in English and Chinese and held by 212 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Spiral into a dimly lit world, down streets lined with madmen and their black deeds, through the cold twists of the catacombs, and into rooms where secrets dwell. From the tortured mind of Edgar Allan Poe, these three tales, "The Black Cat," "The Fall of the House of Usher," and "The Cask of Amontillado," speak to the hidden places inside us all. Capturing the mist and shadows rising from the stories are illustrations by prominent artist Gary Kelley. Angular and dark
The veldt by Ray Bradbury( Book )

2 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The advanced technology of a house first pleases then increasingly terrifies its occupants
The cask of amontillado by Edgar Allan Poe( Book )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After enduring many injuries of the noble Fortunato, Montressor executes the perfect revenge
Next year : hope in the dust by Ruth Vander Zee( Book )

3 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As Calvin grows from childhood to adulthood, he and his parents endure four years of dust storms and drought following "Black Sunday" in 1935, and he becomes determined to preserve the land rather than exploit it. Includes historical note
Moby Dick by Herman Melville( Book )

2 editions published between 1982 and 1995 in Undetermined and English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A classic of the sea, telling of the pursuit of Moby Dick, the white whale who defied capture
The annotated Frankenstein by Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley( Book )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

A monster assembled by a scientist from parts of dead bodies develops a mind of his own as he learns to loathe himself and hate his creator
Narratives : the work of Gary Kelley by Gary Kelley( Visual )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kelley discusses his work as an illustrator from his early work in grade school to the present. He discusses his commissioned projects and the importance of research, the influence of artists, and his posing of characters. He also talks about self-generated, personal projects. His extensive illustration work includes: magazines, children's books, book covers, theater and movie posters, artwork for sports leagues, and murals for Barnes and Noble Bookstores. A question-answer session follows the lecture
 
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Tallchief : America's prima ballerina
Alternative Names
켈리, 개리

켈리, 게리

ケリー, ゲーリー

Languages
English (75)

French (11)

Chinese (5)

Spanish (3)

Korean (1)

Covers
Eleanor, quiet no more : the life of Eleanor RooseveltWilliam Shakespeare's MacbethThe legend of Sleepy HollowThe red heelsBlack cat boneAnd the soldiers sangBoshblobberbosh : runcible poems for Edward LearThe stolen smile