WorldCat Identities

Faichney, Sheila

Works: 3 works in 5 publications in 2 languages and 27 library holdings
Genres: Folklore 
Roles: Illustrator
Classifications: GR145, 398.2
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Sheila Faichney
Orkney folk tales by Tom Muir( Book )

2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tom Muir takes you on a magical journey through the mysterious Orkney Islands, where the past and the present meet. Using the ancient stories that were told by the firesides of the Picts and Vikings, we hear how the islands were created from the teeth of a monster; how a giant created lochs and hills in his greed for fertile land; and how the waves are controlled by the hand of a goddess. Here ancient standing stones walk and burial mounds are the home of the trows. Invisible islands are encountered, home to fin folk and mermaids, while seals are not always what they seem to be. Witches r
Maryam and the money-doublers by Marion Sikuade( Book )

2 editions published between 1987 and 1988 in Dutch and English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Maryam, een meisje van het Nigeriaanse platteland, logeert bij familie in de stad Lagos. Ze komt daar in aanraking met oplichting en misdaad. Samen met haar neven ontmaskert ze een bende. Vanaf ca. 11 jaar
Maryam and the stolen statue by Marion Sikuade( Book )

1 edition published in 1988 in Dutch and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Een belangrijk beeld wordt in Nigeria gestolen en naar Engeland gesmokkeld. Een aantal kinderen reist naar Engeland en probeert het beeld terug te krijgen. Vanaf ca. 11 jaar
Audience Level
Audience Level
  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.66 (from 0.63 for Orkney fol ... to 0.77 for Maryam and ...)

Associated Subjects
English (3)

Dutch (2)