WorldCat Identities

Akinyemi, Rowena

Overview
Works: 52 works in 454 publications in 5 languages and 3,692 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  History  Biography  Short stories  Illustrated works  Horror tales  Ghost stories  Suspense fiction  Detective and mystery fiction 
Roles: Author, Adapter, Editor, Author of introduction, Other
Classifications: PS2612, 823.914
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Rowena Akinyemi
Cry freedom by John Briley( Book )

50 editions published between 1987 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 537 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

They said Steve Biko was a man of violence; then why did he talk of peace? They said he wanted revolution; so why did he talk of friendship? They said he died of hunger; why was his body broken and bruised? This is the story of a man's fight with the government of South Africa. It is the story of all people who prefer truth to lies. It is the story of all people who cry 'Freedom', and who are not afraid to die. --- Product Description
Love or money? by Rowena Akinyemi( Book )

49 editions published between 1989 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 457 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It is Molly Clarkson's fiftieth birthday. She is having a party, for only four people. They all want her money. She will not give them her money so they are waiting for her to die. But one person can't wait
The witches of Pendle by Rowena Akinyemi( Book )

27 editions published between 1994 and 2008 in English and held by 348 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Today most people don't believe in witches. But in 1612 everybody was afraid of them. Young Jennet Device in Lancashire knew a lot about them because she lived with the witches of Pendle. They were her family
Rainforests by Rowena Akinyemi( Book )

33 editions published between 1995 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 321 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Grade level: 3, 4, 5, e, i, p
Under the moon by Rowena Akinyemi( Book )

38 editions published between 1992 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 315 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reading level: 1 [green]
Remember Miranda by Rowena Akinyemi( Book )

25 editions published between 1996 and 2008 in English and Spanish and held by 274 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reading level: 1 [green]
I, robot : short stories by Isaac Asimov( Book )

28 editions published between 1993 and 2008 in English and held by 229 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A human being is a soft, weak creature. It needs constant supplies of air, water, and food; it has to spend a third of its life asleep, and it can't work if the temperature is too hot or too cold. But a robot is made of strong metal. It uses electrical energy directly, never sleeps, and can work in any temperature
Deadlock : a V.I. Warshawski mystery by Sara Paretsky( Book )

40 editions published between 1995 and 2008 in English and Spanish and held by 208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

V. I. Warshawki, private investigator, Chicago, USA. People imagine private detectives to be tired-looking men in raincoats, but Vic is female. She's tough, beautiful, carries a gun - and goes on asking questions until she gets answers. When her cousin Boom Boom dies in an accident, Vic is naturally upset. She wants to know how and why the accident happpened, and she isn't satisfied by the answers she gets. So she goes on asking questions .. and more people start to die
The children of the New Forest by Frederick Marryat( Book )

22 editions published between 1996 and 2008 in English and Spanish and held by 202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

'England in 1647: King Charles is in prison, and Cromwell's men are fighting the King's men. These are dangerous times for everybody. The four Beverley children have no parents; their mother is dead and their father died while fighting for the King. Now Cromwell's soldiers have come to burn the house - with the children in it. The four of them escape into the New Forest - but how will they live? What will they eat? And will Cromwell's soldier find them?' --from back
Reflex by Dick Francis( Book )

29 editions published between 1991 and 2008 in English and Spanish and held by 177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kriminalroman fra hestesportskredse om, hvordan en afdd hestefotografs fortid får skbnesvangre flger for hans efterladte
Nelson Mandela by Gini Holland( Book )

17 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1918 in the peaceful province of Transkei, South Africa, the Mandela family gave their new baby son the name Rolihlahla--'troublemaker'. But the young boy's early years were happy ones, and he grew up to be a good student and an enthusiastic sportsman. Who could imagine then what was waiting for Nelson Mandela--the tireless struggle for human rights, the long years in prison, the happiness and sadness of family life, and one day the title of President of South Africa? This is the story of an extraordinary man, recognized today as one of the world's great leaders, whose long walk to freedom brought new hope to a troubled nation
Gandhi by Rowena Akinyemi( Book )

10 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The 'Factfiles' are non-fiction readers for all ages, featuring a wide range of topics such as famous cities, sport, science, the environment and the media. There are exercises at the back of each book to check students' understanding, plus ideas for extended activities and project work
The hole in the hedge by Rowena Akinyemi( Book )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hamster weekend by Rowena Akinyemi( Book )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A stroke of luck by Rowena Akinyemi( Book )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The witches of Pendle by Rowena Akinyemi( Visual )

5 editions published between 1998 and 2008 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Today most people don't believe in witches. But in 1612 everybody was afraid of them. Young Jennet Device in Lancashire knew a lot about them because she lived with the witches of Pendle. They were her family...
Airport by Arthur Hailey( Book )

2 editions published between 1993 and 1995 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

De gebeurtenissen op een vliegveld, waar door het slechte weer enorme vertragingen zijn ontstaan
Rainforests by Rowena Akinyemi( Visual )

2 editions published between 1995 and 2008 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Love or money? by Rowena Akinyemi( Recording )

6 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Een rijke vrouw uit Cambridge die haar vijftigste verjaardag viert met vier mensen van wie ze niet weet of ze van háár houden of van haar geld, wordt de nacht erna vermoord. Bekorte en vereenvoudigde uitgave met verschillende oefeningen en woordverklaringen in het Engels
Tales of mystery and imagination by Edgar Allan Poe( Book )

4 editions published between 1993 and 1996 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents an anthology of tales of horror and the supernatural
 
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Cry freedom
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Akinyemi, Rowena

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Love or money?The witches of PendleRainforestsUnder the moonRemember MirandaI, robot : short storiesDeadlock : a V.I. Warshawski mysteryThe children of the New Forest