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Richard Parker
Født15. februar 1914[1]
Dødseptember 1990

Richard Parker (født 15. februar 1914 i Stanmore, Middlesex, død september 1990) var en engelsk forfatter, mest kjent for sine barne- og ungdomsbøker.

Han var en produktiv forfatter, og flere av hans beste beste bøker tilhører sjangrene oppvekstskildringer og guttebøker / adventure. På norsk er han bare kjent for fem korte lettlest-bøker.

BibliografiRediger

  • Only Some Had Guns, 1952
  • The Gingerbread Man, 1953
  • A Kind of Misfortune, 1954
  • Draughts in the Sun, 1955
  • Harm Intended, 1954
  • Fiddler's Place, 1961
  • Killer / Boy on a Chain[2], 1964.
Barnebøker
  • Escape from the Zoo, 1945.
  • A Camel from the Desert, 1947.
  • The Penguin Goes Home, 1951.
  • A Moor of Spain: The Story of a Rogue, 1953.
  • The Three Pebbles, 1956.
  • The Sword of the Ganelon, 1958.
  • Brother Turgar and the Vikings, 1959.
  • The Kidnapped Crusaders, 1959.
  • Lion at Large / Midnight Beast, 1959, 1961
  • More Snakes than Ladders / Almost Lost, 1960/1962.
  • The Green Highwayman, 1960.
  • Voyage to Tasmania / New Home South, 1961
  • A Valley Full of Pipers, 1962.
  • Goodbye to the Bush, 1963.
  • The House That Guilda Drew, 1964.
  • Perversity of Pipers, 1964.
  • Private Beach, 1965.
  • The Boy Who Wasn't Lonely, 1965.
  • Second-Hand Family, 1966.
  • M for Mischief, 1966.
  • One White Mouse / No House for a Mouse / The Impossible Pet, 1966/1968/1972
  • New in the Neighborhood / The Punch Back Gang, 1966.
  • The Hendon Fungus, 1968.
  • Me and My Boots, 1968.
  • Lost in a Shop, 1968.
  • A Sheltering Tree, 1969.
  • The Old Powder Line, 1971.
  • Spell Seven, 1971.
  • Frank's Fire, 1972.
  • Not at Home, 1972.
  • John Morris's Maid, 1972.
  • Paul and Etta, 1973.
  • Keeping Time, 1973.
  • One Green Bottle, 1973.
  • A Time to Choose, 1974.
  • Three by Mistake / Snatched, 1974.
  • He Is Your Brother, 1976.
  • Boy into Action, 1975.
  • The Fire Curse, 1975.
  • Beyond the Back Gate, 1975.
  • Quarter Boy, 1976.
  • In and Out the Window, 1976.
  • Digging for Treasure, 1976.
  • Flood, 1976.
  • Sausages on the Shore, 1976.
  • The Sunday Papers, 1976.
  • Hugo Takes Off / The Runaway, T. Nelson, 1977.
  • Wildflowers, 1986.
Skuespill
  • Six Plays for Boys (The New Football Boots, The Rabbit Hutch, The Wish, The Medicine Man, The Raft og No Excitement), 1951
  • Seven Plays for Boys (The Rehearsal, The Hut, The Waxworks, Lazy Jack, The Dilemma, A Message to the Kite og The Coconut Shy), 1953

ReferanserRediger

  1. ^ Internet Speculative Fiction Database, 9. okt. 2017, Richard Parker, 16148
  2. ^ Bøker som har oppgitt to titler er utgitt med ulik tittel i USA og Storbritannia