Barry Wolverton

Barry Wolverton


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Barry Wolverton has been writing for children for 20 years, helping to create educational books, documentaries, and online content for Discovery Networks, National Geographic, the Library of Congress, Scholastic, and Time-Life Books.

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Neversink

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3.78 avg rating — 365 ratings — published 2012 — 8 editions
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The Vanishing Island (The C...

3.73 avg rating — 104 ratings — published 2015 — 5 editions
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The Sea of the Dead (The Ch...

3.57 avg rating — 7 ratings3 editions
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“If we do have only one afternoon to live, I'd love to hear another story.”
Barry Wolverton, Neversink

“Lockley would've hugged him if it weren't physically impossible for a puffin and a walrus to embrace.”
Barry Wolverton, Neversink

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Which anthropomorphic fantasy book/series is the best?

Warriors series by Erin Hunter Warriors Box Set (Warriors, #1-6) by Erin Hunter The New Prophecy Box Set (Books 1-6) by Erin Hunter Warriors Power of Three Box Set Volumes 1 to 6 by Erin Hunter Warriors Omen of the Stars Box Set Volumes 1 to 6 by Erin Hunter Erin Hunter
 
  66 votes, 20.0%

Watership Down by Richard Adams Watership Down by Richard Adams Tales from Watership Down by Richard Adams Richard Adams
 
  44 votes, 13.3%

Charlotte's Web by E.B. White Charlotte's Web by E.B. White E.B. White
 
  38 votes, 11.5%

Redwall series by Brian Jacques The Redwall Collection by Brian Jaques Brian Jacques
 
  37 votes, 11.2%

"The Named" series by Clare Bell Ratha's Creature (The Named, #1) by Clare Bell Clan Ground by Clare Bell Ratha and Thistle-Chaser by Clare Bell Ratha's Challenge (The Named, #4) by Clare Bell Ratha's Courage (The Named, #5) by Clare Bell Clare Bell
 
  17 votes, 5.2%

The Wolves of the Beyond series by Kathryn Lasky Lone Wolf (Wolves of the Beyond, #1) by Kathryn Lasky Shadow Wolf (Wolves of the Beyond, #2) by Kathryn Lasky Watch Wolf (Wolves of the Beyond, #3) by Kathryn Lasky Frost Wolf (Wolves of the Beyond, #4) by Kathryn Lasky Spirit Wolf (Wolves of the Beyond, #5) by Kathryn Lasky Star Wolf (Wolves of the Beyond, #6) by Kathryn Lasky Kathryn Lasky
 
  15 votes, 4.5%

Swordbird by Nancy Yi Fan Swordbird (Swordbird, #1) by Nancy Yi Fan Sword Quest (Swordbird, #0) by Nancy Yi Fan Sword Mountain (Swordbird, #2) by Nancy Yi Fan Nancy Yi Fan
 
  13 votes, 3.9%

The Sight & Fell by David Clement-Davies The Sight (Sight, #1) by David Clement-Davies Fell (The Sight, #2) by David Clement-Davies David Clement-Davies
 
  12 votes, 3.6%

The Seekers series by Erin Hunter The Quest Begins (Seekers, #1) by Erin Hunter Great Bear Lake (Seekers, #2) by Erin Hunter Smoke Mountain (Seekers, #3) by Erin Hunter The Last Wilderness (Seekers, #4) by Erin Hunter Erin Hunter
 
  12 votes, 3.6%

A Dog's Life: The Autobiography of a Stray by Ann M. Martin A Dog's Life The Autobiography of a Stray by Ann M. Martin Ann M. Martin
 
  9 votes, 2.7%

The Jungle Book by Rudyard Kipling The Jungle Book by Rudyard Kipling Rudyard Kipling
 
  9 votes, 2.7%

The Guardians of Ga'Hoole series by Kathryn Lasky Guardians of Ga'hoole Boxed Set (Guardians of Ga'hoole, #1-6) by Kathryn Lasky Kathryn Lasky
 
  8 votes, 2.4%

Bambi: A Life in the Forest by Felix Salten Bambi by Felix Salten Felix Salten
 
  8 votes, 2.4%

The Mistmantle Chronicles by Margaret McAllister Urchin of the Riding Stars (The Mistmantle Chronicles, #1) by Margaret McAllister Urchin and the Heartstone (The Mistmantle Chronicles, #2) by Margaret McAllister The Heir of Mistmantle (The Mistmantle Chronicles, #3) by Margaret McAllister Urchin and the Raven War (The Mistmantle Chronicles, #4) by Margaret McAllister Urchin and the Rage Tide (The Mistmantle Chronicles, #5) by Margaret McAllisterMargaret McAllister
 
  7 votes, 2.1%

The Survivors series by Erin Hunter The Empty City (Survivors, #1) by Erin Hunter A Hidden Enemy (Survivors, #2) by Erin Hunter Darkness Falls (Survivors, #3) by Erin Hunter The Broken Path (Survivors, #4) by Erin Hunter The Endless Lake (Survivors, #5) by Erin Hunter Erin Hunter
 
  6 votes, 1.8%

Tailchaser's Song by Tad Williams Tailchaser's Song by Tad Williams Tad Williams
 
  5 votes, 1.5%

The Wolf Chronicles by Dorothy Hearst Promise of the Wolves (Wolf Chronicles, #1) by Dorothy Hearst Secrets of the Wolves (Wolf Chronicles, #2) by Dorothy Hearst
 
  5 votes, 1.5%

The Wind in the Willows by Kenneth Grahame The Wind in the Willows by Kenneth Grahame
 
  5 votes, 1.5%

Fire Bringer by David Clement-Davies Fire Bringer by David Clement-Davies David Clement-Davies
 
  4 votes, 1.2%

The Farthing Wood series by Colin Dann The Animals of Farthing Wood (Farthing Wood, #1) by Colin DannColin Dann
 
  4 votes, 1.2%

The Wild Road by Gabriel King The Wild Road (The Wild Road, #1) by Gabriel King The Golden Cat (The Wild Road #2) by Gabriel King
 
  2 votes, 0.6%

Duncton Wood by William Horwood Duncton Wood (Duncton Chronicles, #1) by William Horwood
 
  2 votes, 0.6%

The Plague Dogs by Richard Adams The Plague Dogs by Richard Adams Richard Adams
 
  1 vote, 0.3%

Neversink by Barry Wolverton Neversink by Barry WolvertonBarry Wolverton
 
  1 vote, 0.3%

Mouseheart series by Lisa Fiedler Mouseheart by Lisa FiedlerLisa Fiedler
 
  0 votes, 0.0%

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