WorldCat Identities

Kidder, Harvey

Overview
Works: 61 works in 142 publications in 2 languages and 11,613 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Juvenile works  Historical fiction  War stories  Sports fiction  War fiction  Psychological fiction  Fantasy fiction  Allegories 
Roles: Author, Illustrator
Classifications: PS1449.C85, FIC
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Harvey Kidder
The kid who only hit homers by Matt Christopher( Book )

9 editions published between 1972 and 2009 in English and held by 1,606 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A boy becomes a phenomenal baseball player one summer when a mysterious stranger resembling Babe Ruth befriends him
Tough to tackle by Matt Christopher( Book )

8 editions published between 1971 and 1992 in English and held by 1,363 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Disappointed at first by being too large to play quarterback, Boots discovers that there is as much challenge in playing tackle
Look who's playing first base by Matt Christopher( Book )

6 editions published between 1971 and 2009 in English and held by 1,214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mike Hagin offers his new friend from Russia the first baseman's position on the little league team before he finds out the boy can't play baseball
Catch that pass! by Matt Christopher( Book )

4 editions published between 1969 and 1989 in English and held by 1,165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Everyone knows Jim will be the star linebacker on the team if he can only conquer his fear of being tackled, but it takes a boy in a wheelchair to teach him that kind of courage
Johnny Long Legs by Matt Christopher( Book )

7 editions published between 1970 and 2005 in English and held by 1,053 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Even though he is the tallest member of the basketball team, a young boy finds he is far from being the best player
Shortstop from Tokyo by Matt Christopher( Book )

7 editions published between 1970 and 1994 in English and held by 913 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the new boy from Tokyo takes over Stogie Crane's position as shortstop, the two boys encounter the first of several barriers to their friendship
Face-off by Matt Christopher( Book )

6 editions published between 1972 and 1989 in English and Undetermined and held by 859 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Although he loves the game, a young hockey player discovers he is handicapped while playing by his fear of the puck
The kids' book of chess by Harvey Kidder( Book )

7 editions published between 1970 and 1994 in English and held by 737 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the history of chess, describes the pieces and how they move, and discusses the strategy of the game
Illustrated chess for children by Harvey Kidder( Book )

18 editions published between 1960 and 1990 in Spanish and English and held by 581 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the history of chess, describes the pieces and how they move, and discusses the strategy of the game
Mystery coach by Matt Christopher( Book )

2 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 340 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When their coach becomes ill and their baseball team starts falling apart, several of the Blazers begin receiving coaching tips from an anonymous phone caller
Favorite sleuths : Ellery Queen, Doctor Alcazar, Lord Peter Wimsey, Nero Wolfe, Miss Marple, the Saint, Mr. Campion, Tommy Hambledon, Perry Mason, Mr. Fortune by John Ernst( Book )

2 editions published in 1965 in English and held by 273 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of 10 mystery stories by English and American authors
New Amsterdam : old Holland in the New World by Caroline D Emerson( Book )

3 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 247 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A portrait of the prosperous Dutch settlement established by the Dutch West Indies Company on the southern end of Manhattan Island, describing family life, customs, industry and trade, and dangers and hardships
Lucky seven : sports stories by Matt Christopher( Book )

2 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Football, baseball, hockey, and slot-car racing are among the sports topics covered in these seven stories
Paul Revere : colonial craftsman by Regina Zimmerman Kelly( Book )

1 edition published in 1963 in English and held by 191 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the silversmith of renown who was also a patriot of the Revolution
The red badge of courage : an episode of the American Civil War by Stephen Crane( Book )

5 editions published between 1968 and 1991 in English and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During his service in the Civil War a young Union soldier matures to manhood and finds peace of mind as he comes to grips with his conflicting emotions about war
Matt Christopher's All-Star lineup by Matt Christopher( Book )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of baseball stories by the popular author
Corey's sea monster by Rutherford G Montgomery( Book )

1 edition published in 1969 in English and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While scuba diving to get underwater photographs for his father's book on marine biology, a high school senior discovers a "sea monster" long thought to be extinct and stops two treasure hunters from illegally carrying off a sunken treasure
Little league hotshots by William Heuman( Book )

1 edition published in 1972 in English and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Newly-arrived from Puerto Rico, a young boy is lonely until he becomes a member of a Little League Team
Wild wings by Walter B Hendrickson( Book )

1 edition published in 1969 in English and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the habits and behavior of the Canada goose and follows the migration of a flock from its winter home in the south to its summer nesting place in the north and back again
Horseshoe nails by Laura Benét( Book )

1 edition published in 1965 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adventure story during the time of the American Revolution
 
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The kid who only hit homers
Covers
Tough to tackleLook who's playing first baseCatch that pass!Johnny Long LegsShortstop from TokyoFace-offThe kids' book of chessIllustrated chess for children
Alternative Names
Harvey Kidder American artist

Harvey Kidder Amerikaans kunstschilder

Harvey Kidder artista estadounidense

Languages
English (79)

Spanish (12)