WorldCat Identities

Hicks, Betty

Overview
Works: 14 works in 46 publications in 1 language and 19,303 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  High interest-low vocabulary books  Soccer stories  Basketball stories  Upside-down books  Humorous fiction 
Roles: Author
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Betty Hicks
Basketball Bats by Betty Hicks( Book )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 2,627 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Henry and his basketball teammates, the Bats, take on the Tigers, and Henry learns a lesson about working as a team
Goof-off goalie by Betty Hicks( Book )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 2,564 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ten-year-old Goose is best at goofing off, but when he decides to become the goalie for their soccer team, his friend Henry sets up a practice schedule and enlists their other friends to help Goose improve his skills
Swimming with sharks by Betty Hicks( Book )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 2,469 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rita tries to improve her times and flip turns as she struggles to decide whether to remain the best swimmer on the Dolphins team or the worst on the Sharks team, where she could be with her friends
Out of order by Betty Hicks( Book )

8 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 2,333 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four youngsters, ages nine to fifteen, narrate one side of the story of their newly blended family's adjustment, interwoven with grief and loss
Scaredy-cat catcher by Betty Hicks( Book )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 2,302 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Rocky, a talented catcher who was injured during the previous baseball season by an out-of-control runner, develops a reflex that keeps him from tagging the runner out, Rocky's friends--and his dog Chops--help him overcome his fear
Track attack by Betty Hicks( Book )

3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 2,280 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jazz is a born runner who loves being on the school's track team. Her biggest fan is her dad--and that is a problem. He gets over-involved in her training, talks too much to the coach, yells at the track ref, and cheers way too loudly during the meets. How can Jazz tell him to stay away from the track without hurting his feelings?
Busted! by Betty Hicks( Book )

4 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in English and held by 1,636 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Anxious to distract his "overly" strict mother, twelve-year-old Stuart and his best friend, a girl named Mack, determine to fix her up with Mack's Uncle Joe
I smell like ham by Betty Hicks( Book )

2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 705 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nick tries to maintain his sense of integrity as he works to succeed on the school basketball team, adjust to his new stepmother and little "dorky" stepbrother, and deal with peer pressure from his friends
The worm whisperer by Betty Hicks( Book )

7 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and held by 698 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ellison Ellis Coffey, a lonely fifth-grader, discovers he might have the special gift of talking to bugs and decides to use his ability to win his town's annual Woolly Worm Race
Doubles troubles by Betty Hicks( Book )

3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 626 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Henry wants to win the doubles tennis trophy more than anything. He knows he's good enough, but he's not sure his partner Rocky is. The advantage goes to new readers as they follow Henry as he helps Rocky train and, at the same time, works on his history project. Can Henry serve up an ace on and off the court?
Animal house and Iz by Betty Hicks( Book )

5 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 501 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Iz, formerly known as Elizabeth, has begun to enjoy the pandemonium of a spacey stepmother, mischievous stepbrothers, and an assortment of odd and unreliable pets
Get real by Betty Hicks( Book )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 383 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Destiny, a thirteen-year-old control freak who feels alienated in her messy, haphazard family, helps her adopted best friend when she finds her birth mother and decides to have a relationship with her
Basketball bats ; Goof-off goalie by Betty Hicks( Book )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In "Goof-off goalie," Ten-year-old Goose is best at goofing off, but when he decides to become the goalie for their soccer team, his friend Henry sets up a practice schedule and enlists their other friends to help Goose improve his skills
Swimming with sharks ; Track attack by Betty Hicks( Book )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rita tries to decide whether to remain the best swimmer on the Dolphins team or the worst on the Sharks team, where she could be with her friends, and Jazz needs to tell her father she can't concentrate when he yells at the referees during the track meet
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Basketball Bats
Languages
English (46)

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