Most widely held works by Cynthia Bishop
The goose girl by Shannon Hale ( Recording )
10 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 690 libraries worldwide
Princess Anidori, on her way to marry a prince she has never met, is betrayed by her guards and her lady-in-waiting and must become a goose girl to survive until she can reveal her true identity and reclaim the crown that is rightfully hers.
The Moffats by Eleanor Estes ( Recording )
9 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 486 libraries worldwide
Relates the adventures and misadventures of the four Moffat children living with their widowed mother in a yellow house on New Dollar Street in the small town of Cranbury, Connecticut.
Science fair project index, 1981-1984 by Cynthia Bishop ( Book )
3 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 440 libraries worldwide
Enna burning by Shannon Hale ( Recording )
6 editions published in 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 318 libraries worldwide
Enna hopes that her new knowledge of how to wield fire will help protect her good friend Isi--the Princess Anidori--and all of Bayern against their enemies, but the need to burn is uncontrollable and puts Enna and her loved ones in grave danger.
Science fair project index, 1985-1989 ( Book )
3 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 258 libraries worldwide
Indexes science fair projects and experiments in books published from 1985 to 1989.
Shakespeare's greatest hits. Vol. 1 by Bruce Coville ( Recording )
2 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in English and held by 240 libraries worldwide
Four masterful retellings of some of the Bard's most beloved plays.
Odysseus by Geraldine McCaughrean ( Recording )
7 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and held by 191 libraries worldwide
The Trojan War is over, and Odysseus longs to return to wife and son on his island kingdom of Ithaca. But between hero and home stands an array of dangers unlike any ever faced by mortal man.
Theseus by Geraldine McCaughrean ( Recording )
4 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 154 libraries worldwide
Retells the story of Theseus, from his beginning as a humble country boy to when he killed the Minotaur and was punished by Poseidon.
Hercules by Geraldine McCaughrean ( Recording )
4 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 133 libraries worldwide
Hercules is tricked by the goddess Hera into committing a crime of rage and must serve twelve years of slavery set against him by King Eurystheus.
Miracles on Maple Hill by Virginia Sorensen ( Recording )
8 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 131 libraries worldwide
Winner of the 1957 Newbery Award, this novel offers a loving portrait of a family trying to put itself back together when the father returns from a war in a distant land. Written over 45 years ago, Maple Hill is eerily apt for today's young listeners who will also appreciate the beautifully crafted portrait of a rural world that still exists, but is rapidly vanishing. An all time great.
Eyes like stars by Lisa Mantchev ( Recording )
3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 118 libraries worldwide
Beatrice Shakespeare Smith ("Bertie" for short) consorts daily with fairies, spirits, pirates, kings and queens. Left in infancy on the doorstep of the Theatre Illuminata, Bertie's confidants and acquaintances step from the pages of plays. When the Theatre decides to evict her from her home of seventeen years, Bertie fights to stay where she is as the curtain goes up on a drama of longing and discovery- with Bertie searching out the well-concealed secrets of her past...
The kite rider by Geraldine McCaughrean ( Recording )
5 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and held by 104 libraries worldwide
In thirteenth-century China, after trying to save his widowed mother from a horrendous second marriage, twelve-year-old Haoyou has life-changing adventures when he takes to the sky as a circus kite rider and ends up meeting the great Mongol ruler Kublai Khan.
Shakespeare's greatest hits. Vol. I by Bruce Coville ( Recording )
2 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in English and held by 88 libraries worldwide
This highly successful series of Shakespeare adaptations comes to audio in a remarkable production that combines clear, accessible storytelling with the Bard's gorgeous language. A huge cast of skilled readers brings the beauty, humor, and drama of these ageless classics to life in a recording that can be shared by the whole family. The perfect way to introduce youngsters and adults to the wonder of Shakespeare!
The book of Job ( Recording )
3 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and held by 83 libraries worldwide
Job is good and prosperous man, possibly the best man of his time. Then, without warning, all that he has worked for is stripped from him in a sudden series of terrible disasters. Three friends come to visit, supposedly to comfort him. But their accusations that Job must somehow have brought these calamities upon himself spark a debate. As the four men dispute, in public, the nature of Job's suffering they delve into ancient questions about the nature of man's relationship to the Almighty - questions that can only be resolved by the Almight himself. Experience the power, passion, and poetry of one of the Bible's most extraordinary stories as never before in this full cast presentation, which is anchored by a remarkable perfromance from Gerard Moses, who brings depth and dimension to Job, a good man struggling to keep his faith in the face of unbearable calamity. This is a recording to listen to over and over, for each new hearing will give you additional insight into the mysteries and wonders of this sacred text.
The light princess by George MacDonald ( Recording )
3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 81 libraries worldwide
It's a well known fact that a new-born princess will often be subject to a curse, especially if her royal parents neglect to invite an important magical relative to the christening. But never has there been a curse as charming (and hilarious) as that which befalls the Light Princess. Deprived of gravity, she can't take anything or anyone seriously. Even worse, she's apt to blow away on the first stiff breeze! Can even a handsome prince bring her down to Earth? One of the most acclaimed literary fairy tales of all time, George MacDonald's profound and witty story floats into bubbling new life in this lovingly crafted full cast reading.
The light princess by George MacDonald ( Recording )
3 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 67 libraries worldwide
Because she is not invited to the christening of the princess, the King's sister casts a spell depriving the child of gravity and the ability to weep tears.
Shakespeare's greatest hits. Volume I by William Shakespeare ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 43 libraries worldwide
Shakespeare's greatest hits Volume 1 by Nicholas Lemann ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 41 libraries worldwide
Collection of Shakespeare's plays.
Cyrano by Geraldine McCaughrean ( Recording )
3 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 28 libraries worldwide
A stunning adaptation of the play Cyrano de Bergerac by Geraldine McCaughrean. The adventure, the humor, and the pathos are all here and brought to vivid life in this recording.
The book of Job ( Recording )
3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 28 libraries worldwide
Experience all the power, poetry, and passion of one of the Bible₂s most moving stories as God and Satan contest for the soul of a good and faithful man₇a man whose faith is about to be tested in ways most of us can scarcely imagine. This full cast recording makes the language₇and the emotions₇of this great text accessible in a completely new way.
Adaptations Audiobooks Audiobooks Belch, Toby, Sir (Fictitious character) Brothers and sisters Children's audiobooks Connecticut Country life Drama Dysfunctional families Fairy tales Families Fantasy fiction Fiction Fire Fool (Fictitious character : Shakespeare) Helena (Fictitious character : Shakespeare) Hercules (Roman mythology) Hermia (Fictitious character : Shakespeare) History Human-animal communication Identity (Philosophical concept) Indexes Juliet (Fictitious character) Juvenile works Lysander (Fictitious character : Shakespeare) Macbeth,--King of Scotland,--11th cent Magic Malvolio (Fictitious character : Shakespeare) Mercutio (Fictitious character) Moving, Household Mythology, Greek Mythology, Roman Nature--Effect of human beings on Odysseus (Greek mythology) Paris (Fictitious character : Shakespeare) Pennsylvania Princesses Romeo (Fictitious character) Science--Experiments Science fairs Science fiction Science projects Shakespeare, William,--1564-1616 Sound recordings Theseus (Greek mythology) Titania (Fictitious character : Shakespeare) Tybalt (Fictitious character : Shakespeare) Viola (Fictitious character : Shakespeare) Weird Sisters (Fictitious characters)