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Dick King-Smith (1922–2011)

Autor(a) de Babe: The Gallant Pig

221+ Works 20,588 Membros 260 Críticas 6 Favorited

About the Author

Dick King-Smith was born on March 27, 1922 in Bitten, Gloucestershire, England. Before becoming a full-time author, he was a farmer and a schoolteacher. He served in the Grenadier Guards during World War II and attended Marlborough College in Wiltshire. He has written over 100 children's books mostrar mais including The Fox Busters, The Hodgeheg, and The Sheep Pig (aka Babe-The Gallant Pig), which was adapted as the 1995 film Babe. The 1995 TV miniseries The Queen's Nose was also based in one of his books. He was voted Children's Author of the Year at the 1991 British Book Awards. He died on January 4, 2011 at the age of 88. (Bowker Author Biography) mostrar menos

Séries

Obras por Dick King-Smith

Babe: The Gallant Pig (1983) 2,327 exemplares
A Mouse Called Wolf (1997) 1,287 exemplares
The School Mouse (1995) 1,248 exemplares
The Water Horse (1990) 869 exemplares
Pigs Might Fly (1980) 831 exemplares
Martin's Mice (1988) 616 exemplares
Lady Lollipop (2000) 584 exemplares
Ace: The Very Important Pig (1990) 533 exemplares
Harriet's Hare (1995) 531 exemplares
Funny Frank (2002) 525 exemplares
The Hodgeheg (1987) 478 exemplares
I Love Guinea Pigs (1995) 400 exemplares
Smasher (1996) 372 exemplares
Harry's Mad (1986) 361 exemplares
The Fox Busters (1980) 354 exemplares
Mr. Ape (1998) 311 exemplares
The Invisible Dog (1993) 289 exemplares
Three Terrible Trins (1994) 281 exemplares
The Stray (1997) 278 exemplares
All Pigs Are Beautiful (1993) 272 exemplares
Jenius: The Amazing Guinea Pig (1996) 243 exemplares
Sophie's Tom (1991) 230 exemplares
Sophie's Snail (1988) 228 exemplares
The Cuckoo Child (1991) 222 exemplares
Spider Sparrow (1998) 212 exemplares
Puppy Love (1997) 212 exemplares
George Speaks (1948) 195 exemplares
The Queen's Nose (1983) 180 exemplares
Sophie Hits Six (1991) 175 exemplares
The Merman (1997) 165 exemplares
Sophie's Lucky (1995) 161 exemplares
Sophie in the Saddle! (1994) 157 exemplares
Aristotle (2003) 156 exemplares
Sophie Is Seven (1994) 145 exemplares
Mr. Potter's Pet (1994) 132 exemplares
The Golden Goose (2003) 130 exemplares
The Mouse Butcher (1981) 126 exemplares
Animal Stories (1997) 120 exemplares
Magnus Powermouse (1982) 119 exemplares
Horse Pie (1994) 119 exemplares
Billy the Bird (2000) 119 exemplares
Saddlebottom (1985) 111 exemplares
The Robber Boy (1998) 110 exemplares
Clever Lollipop (2003) 106 exemplares
Dinosaur Trouble (2005) 106 exemplares
Titus Rules! (2002) 103 exemplares
The Finger Eater (Sprinters) (1992) 103 exemplares
The Guard Dog (1991) 99 exemplares
King Max (1995) 98 exemplares
Sophie's Adventures (1994) 95 exemplares
The Spotty Pig (1997) 91 exemplares
Dodos Are Forever (Puffin Books) (1989) 86 exemplares
E. S. P.: Eric Stanley Pigeon (1986) 86 exemplares
Lady Daisy (Puffin Books) (1992) 75 exemplares
The Catlady (2004) 74 exemplares
All Because of Jackson (1995) 73 exemplares
The Roundhill (1999) 70 exemplares
Charlie Muffin's Miracle Mouse (1999) 70 exemplares
The Sheep-pig and Ace (1985) 68 exemplares
Pretty Polly (1992) 67 exemplares
Noah's Brother (1986) 66 exemplares
Connie and Rollo (1994) 65 exemplares
The Swoose (1994) 65 exemplares
Happy Mouseday (1996) 64 exemplares
Clever Duck (1832) 61 exemplares
Tumbleweed (Puffin Books) (1987) 57 exemplares
The Mouse Family Robinson (2007) 57 exemplares
The Twin Giants (2007) 57 exemplares
Dragon Boy (1993) 54 exemplares
Sophie's Further Adventures (1996) 53 exemplares
How Green Was My Mouse (1998) 52 exemplares
Blessu (Colour Young Puffins) (1845) 52 exemplares
Hairy Hezekiah (2005) 52 exemplares
Mysterious Miss Slade (2000) 52 exemplares
Godhanger (1996) 51 exemplares
Triffic: The Extraordinary Pig (1895) 51 exemplares
Emily's Legs (1988) 48 exemplares
Hogsel and Gruntel and other animal stories (1996) — Autor — 48 exemplares
Paddy's Pot of Gold (1990) 45 exemplares
Omnibombulator (1996) 44 exemplares
Find the White Horse (1991) 44 exemplares
Dumpling (1986) 42 exemplares
Treasure Trove (1996) 41 exemplares
The Witch of Blackberry Bottom (1999) 40 exemplares
Chewing the Cud (2001) 40 exemplares
Magic Carpet Slippers (2000) 39 exemplares
The Big Pig Book (1990) 39 exemplares
Poppet (Colour Young Puffin) (1999) 38 exemplares
The Adventurous Snail (2004) 38 exemplares
Under the Mishmash Trees (2005) 32 exemplares
Alphabeasts (1990) 31 exemplares
Countryside Treasury (1998) 31 exemplares
The Jolly Witch (1990) 29 exemplares
The Merrythought (1993) 29 exemplares
Just Binnie (2004) 26 exemplares
The Whistling Piglet (1990) 20 exemplares
More Animal Stories (1999) 20 exemplares
Animal Tales (2011) 18 exemplares
Bobby the Bad (1995) 17 exemplares
Henry Pond the Poet (Read Alone) (1991) 17 exemplares
Cuckoobush Farm (1987) 16 exemplares
Ninnyhammer (2007) 15 exemplares
Yob (Banana Books) (1986) 14 exemplares
Horace and Maurice (1991) 13 exemplares
Here Comes Sophie (2004) 13 exemplares
My Animal Friends (2013) 12 exemplares
Lightning Strikes Twice (1991) 11 exemplares
H. Prince (1986) 10 exemplares
Lightning Fred (1985) 9 exemplares
Small Animals (2008) 9 exemplares
The Complete Sophie Stories (2001) 9 exemplares
Farmer Bungle Forgets (1987) 8 exemplares
Topsy-turvy Storybook (1992) 8 exemplares
Warlock Watson (Young Hippo) (1995) 7 exemplares
The Big Book of Animal Stories (2000) 7 exemplares
Mrs. Jollipop (1996) 7 exemplares
Super Terrific Pigs (1992) 6 exemplares
Ace & Noah's Brother (1994) 6 exemplares
Tumbledown Farm: The Greatest (1988) 6 exemplares
Meu Monstro De Estimação (2007) 6 exemplares
Dirty Gertie Mackintosh (1996) 6 exemplares
Uncle Bumpo (Hippo Fiction) (1993) 6 exemplares
What Sadie Saw (Young Hippo) (1997) 6 exemplares
The Big Book of Short Stories (2001) 6 exemplares
Mrs. Jolly's Brolly (1998) 5 exemplares
Beware of the Bill (1989) 5 exemplares
Dumpling and other stories (1997) 4 exemplares
Alice and Flower and Foxianna (1989) 3 exemplares
The Rats of Meadowsweet Farm (2015) 3 exemplares
Já a moje příšera (2008) 2 exemplares
A Pig Called Lollipop (2022) 2 exemplares
The Trouble with Edward (1991) 2 exemplares
Vattenhästen (2009) 2 exemplares
Pets for Keeps (Puffin Books) (1986) 2 exemplares
Dodo Comes to Tumbledown Farm (1988) 2 exemplares
Sophie in the Saddle 2 exemplares
Babe Header (1978) 2 exemplares
Une surprise pour Sophie (1999) 2 exemplares
Dick and Dodo's Books of Pets (2017) 2 exemplares
The Jolly Witch Trilogy (2000) 2 exemplares
Spatz und Maus. 1 exemplar
Schweinchen Babe 1 exemplar
Hunde-Liebe 1 exemplar
Funny Frank & The Guard Dog (2010) 1 exemplar
Une marmite pleine d'or (2001) 1 exemplar
Troetelmuis (1992) 1 exemplar
Books 1 exemplar
Germans i amics (1988) 1 exemplar
Hondepootjes (1995) 1 exemplar
Farm tales (1992) 1 exemplar
Adorables cochons d'Inde (1999) 1 exemplar
The Queen's Nose 1 exemplar

Associated Works

Babe [1995 film] (1995) — Original book — 335 exemplares
It's Heaven To Be Seven (2000) — Contribuidor — 202 exemplares
Babe: Pig in the City [1998 film] (1998) — Based on characters by — 92 exemplares
Funny Business: Conversations with Writers of Comedy (2009) — Contribuidor — 71 exemplares
Ghostly Haunts (1994) — Contribuidor — 20 exemplares
Awesome Animal Stories (10-in-1) (2007) — Contribuidor — 14 exemplares
Guardian Angels (1987) — Contribuidor — 12 exemplares
The Methuen Book of Strange Tales (1980) — Contribuidor — 7 exemplares
Supernatural Stories: Thirteen Tales of the Unexpected (1987) — Contribuidor — 5 exemplares

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Estatísticas

Obras
221
Also by
9
Membros
20,588
Popularidade
#1,052
Avaliação
3.8
Críticas
260
ISBN
1,609
Línguas
15
Marcado como favorito
6

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