Most widely held works by Josie Lawrence
Enchanted April ( Visual )
16 editions published between 1991 and 2010 in English and German and held by 1,217 libraries worldwide
London, the 1920s. Lottie and Rose are two married women who share the misery of empty marriages and decide to rent an Italian castle for the spring to get away. In order to save money, they advertise for two other women to join them. Mrs. Fisher is an elderly widow is struggling with a lonely and regimented existence. She jumps at the chance to join the vacation. Lady Caroline Dester is a gorgeous flapper who has been grabbed one too many times and believes that she is sick of men. They arrive in San Salvatore. The seaside Italian castle is drenched in wisteria and sunshine. The women find themselves in a transformative beauty so enchanting that they experience changes in themselves they never thought possible.
The tale of Pigling Bland and other stories ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 417 libraries worldwide
Pigling Bland's trip to market becomes an unexpected adventure when he meets Pig-wig, a lovely little pig who has been stolen, and offers to help her escape from the wicked farmer. The mischievous Tom Kitten falls into the grasp of a fat, greedy rat called Samuel Whiskers, who wants to enjoy Kitten Dumpling for his dinner. The enchanting story of a tailor working on a magnificent coat for the Mayor of Gloucester. When the tailor falls ill, the coat is mysteriously completed by secret helpers.
Bad girls by Jacqueline Wilson ( Recording )
6 editions published between 1996 and 2001 in English and Undetermined and held by 155 libraries worldwide
The tale of the Flopsy Bunnies and Mrs. Tittlemouse The tale of Pigling Bland ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 153 libraries worldwide
In The tale of the Flopsy Bunnies, Benjamin Bunny has now married his cousin Flopsy, but their six little Flopsy Bunnies get into all manner of mischief and have a narrow escape from Mr. McGregor's garden. In The tale of Pigling Bland, Pigling Bland lives in the countryside and dreams of owning his own garden beyond the hills. However, his first venture away from home--a trip to the market--becomes an unexpected adventure when he loses his way. Pigling Bland and Pig-wig must escape the clutches of Mr. Piperson before he can turn them into next season's bacon.
The enchanted April by Elizabeth Von Arnim ( Recording )
4 editions published between 1992 and 1994 in English and held by 122 libraries worldwide
Secrets by Jacqueline Wilson ( Recording )
7 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in English and held by 101 libraries worldwide
A chance meeting sparks a great friendship between two girls from very different backgrounds, but who have one thing in common - they both keep diaries full of secrets. When Treasure has to run away, India has an idea for an amazing hiding place based on the life of her favourite author. And that gives the girls their biggest secret ever.
The bed and breakfast star by Jacqueline Wilson ( Recording )
5 editions published between 1994 and 2006 in English and held by 92 libraries worldwide
The cards are stacked against ten-year-old Elsa; she contends with a family breakup, frequent moves and intermittent poverty. But her feisty, joyful resilience turns every misfortune into an adventure.
Paddy's pot of gold by Dick King-Smith ( Recording )
6 editions published between 1990 and 2009 in English and held by 64 libraries worldwide
Brigid enjoys making friends with Paddy the leprechaun and wonders if he has a pot of gold.
Room on the broom by Julia Donaldson ( Recording )
4 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 59 libraries worldwide
A witch finds room on her broom for all the animals that ask for a ride, and they repay her kindness by rescuing her from a dragon. Suggested level: junior, primary.
Richard Rodgers, Some enchanted evening ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 57 libraries worldwide
Gala celebrating the cenetenary of the birth of the legendary Broadway composer.
Mercedes Ice by Philip Ridley ( Recording )
3 editions published between 2001 and 2007 in English and held by 45 libraries worldwide
This is a modern fairy story, set in Shadow Point, a menacing and crumbling tower block where Hickory plays at being Queen of the basement, and her friend Mercedes is a prince. He longs for his kingdom to be more colourful. Will Hickory find him the bright yellow bird he longs for?
Dakota of the white flats by Philip Ridley ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 45 libraries worldwide
In searching for an eccentric old woman's jewel-encrusted turtle, Dakota and Treacle tangle with a recluse author and almost become a midnight menu for mutant eels.
Emma Thomson's Felicity Wishes spotlight solo and other stories by Emma Thomson ( Recording )
11 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 44 libraries worldwide
Spot and his grandparents go to the carnival by Eric Hill ( Recording )
2 editions published between 1997 and 1999 in English and held by 42 libraries worldwide
The illustrated mum by Jacqueline Wilson ( Recording )
5 editions published between 2000 and 2003 in English and held by 34 libraries worldwide
Marigold is the world's most tattooed mum. She's also the world's most hopeless mum, forgetting to buy food for her daughters Star and Dolphin and forgetting to pay the bills. Marigold thinks she's in love with Micky, Stars father, so when she meets him again at a pop concert, she has high hopes. But Micky is more realistic and as Marigold's precarious world begins to crumble, only Star and Dolphin can hold it together.
Spot's magical Christmas by Eric Hill ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 33 libraries worldwide
It's Christmas eve and Santa's sleigh is lost. Spot and his friends join in the search which leads to a wonderful snowy adventure and a truly magical reward.
Jamaica Inn by Daphne Du Maurier ( Recording )
4 editions published between 1992 and 1993 in English and held by 30 libraries worldwide
Een herberg in Cornwall blijkt omstreeks 1850 een smokkelaarscentrum te zijn, waar men voor een moord niet terugdeinst.
Brilliant blossoms and other stories by Emma Thomson ( Recording )
2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 27 libraries worldwide
Outside edge ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1993 and 2003 in English and held by 26 libraries worldwide
Two very different couples with very different lifestyle are brought together by cricket.
Magical mysteries and other stories by Emma Thomson ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 13 libraries worldwide
Animated television programs Bed and breakfast accommodations Children's audiobooks Children's films Children's stories Children's stories, English Christmas stories Drama England--London English language--Study and teaching--Foreign speakers Fairies Feature films Fiction Fiction television programs Film adaptations Film adaptations Films Friendship Great Britain Italy Italy--Riviera Juvenile works Kittens Magic Married women Musicals--Excerpts Music videos Nobility Pictorial works Rabbits Rats Rodgers, Richard,--1902-1979 Santa Claus Short films Sound recordings Spot (Fictitious character) Swine Tailors Talking books Talking books for children Television adaptations Television programs Vacations Video recordings--for the hearing impaired Von Arnim, Elizabeth,--1866-1941 Widows Wishes, Felicity (Fictitious character) Witches Women Women--Conduct of life