WorldCat Identities

Yorinks, Arthur

Overview
Works: 102 works in 310 publications in 4 languages and 25,639 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Picture books  Humorous fiction  Fantasy fiction  Toy and movable books  Humor  Pop-up books  Christmas fiction  Readers (Publications) 
Roles: Author, Photographer, Designer, Interviewee, Librettist, Scenarist, Other, Producer
Classifications: PZ7.Y819, E
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Arthur Yorinks
 
Most widely held works by Arthur Yorinks
Hey, Al by Arthur Yorinks( Book )

37 editions published between 1986 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 4,626 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A city janitor and his treasured canine companion are transported by a large colorful bird to an island in the sky, where their comfortable paradise existence threatens to turn them into birds as well
Company's coming by Arthur Yorinks( Book )

17 editions published between 1987 and 2018 in English and held by 1,678 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chaos erupts when Moe and Shirley invite some visitors from outer space to stay for dinner with the relatives
Louis the fish by Arthur Yorinks( Book )

14 editions published between 1980 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,378 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An unhappy butcher from Flatbush finally achieves happiness
Oh, brother by Arthur Yorinks( Book )

8 editions published between 1989 and 1991 in English and held by 1,033 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Milton and Morris, two orphaned immigrant brothers in New York, brave their way in the New World taking jobs as trapeze artists, fruit peddlers, and tailors, and discover life's bitter realities
Mommy? by Maurice Sendak( Book )

7 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 977 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While looking for his mother in a haunted house, a little boy plays pranks on the monster inhabitants. Features pop-up illustrations on foldout pages
The Miami giant by Arthur Yorinks( Book )

8 editions published between 1995 and 2019 in English and Undetermined and held by 908 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Giuseppe Giaweeni sails from Italy to look for China, he lands in Miami instead, where he discovers a lost tribe of dancing giants, one of whom he brings back to Europe
Christmas in July by Arthur Yorinks( Book )

6 editions published between 1991 and 1996 in English and Undetermined and held by 837 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Santa Claus loses his pants and gets arrested, so Christmas is postponed until July
Flappy and Scrappy by Arthur Yorinks( Book )

3 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 804 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After canine friends Scrappy and Flappy play an unusual game of catch, Scrappy complains that everyone has forgotten his birthday, but Flappy surprises him
Presto and Zesto in Limboland by Arthur Yorinks( Book )

4 editions published in 2018 in English and held by 786 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Presto and Zesto wander into the alternate universe of Limboland, they must find their way home
Company's going by Arthur Yorinks( Book )

6 editions published between 2001 and 2018 in English and held by 779 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After inviting two spacemen to stay for dinner, Shirley and Moe are asked to return with them to their planet Nextoo to cater their sister's rather large wedding
Harry and Lulu by Arthur Yorinks( Book )

6 editions published between 1998 and 2002 in English and held by 776 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lulu, who has always wanted a dog, instead gets a very unusual stuffed animal that takes her on a trip to France
Bravo, Minski by Arthur Yorinks( Book )

7 editions published between 1987 and 1991 in 3 languages and held by 738 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Minski travels across Europe inventing wonderful things, till at last he accomplishes his proudest achievement
Making scents by Arthur Yorinks( Book )

4 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 714 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Mickey isn't quite like his brothers and sisters. They're all stronger, faster, and have a much better sense of smell. That's because his "brothers and sisters" are dogs?bloodhounds, to be exact. Mickey's mom and dad are crazy about canines. Their dogs are the loves of their lives and their livelihood. So, naturally, they're raising their son as if he was a dog, and Mickey wants nothing more than to make his parents proud. Just as Mickey is mastering the art of sniffing, a tragic accident forever changes his happy family. Mickey is sent to live with relatives he's never met-relatives who are not fond of kids ... and who hate dogs!"--Page 4 of cover
Ugh by Arthur Yorinks( Book )

12 editions published between 1990 and 1998 in English and Undetermined and held by 698 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Unappreciated and overworked by his selfish family, Ugh, a prehistoric caveboy, escapes his dreary life when he invents a bicycle
Homework by Arthur Yorinks( Book )

3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 689 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Tony's pens, along with his pencil and eraser, come to life, the squabbling set of writing tools tries to complete Tony's neglected homework
The invisible man by Arthur Yorinks( Book )

3 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 684 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sy Kravitz, a Brooklyn fruit seller, explains why becoming invisible should never happen to you
Whitefish Will rides again! by Arthur Yorinks( Book )

3 editions published between 1994 and 1996 in English and held by 669 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

So what happens when the meanest, rotenest, ugliest gang of outlaws steal all the horses, swepes everybody's clothes, and threatens to burn down the entire town? You guessed it. whitefish Will rides again
It happened in Pinsk by Arthur Yorinks( Book )

5 editions published between 1983 and 1990 in English and held by 643 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A shoe salesman who wakes up one morning without his head roams the city of Pinsk in search of his most prized possession
Quack! by Arthur Yorinks( Book )

3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 522 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Quack, a young duck, builds a rocket and goes to the moon, only to find that he misses home
Happy bees by Arthur Yorinks( Recording )

3 editions published in 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 510 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rhythmic text describes the carefree life of bees as they sting knees, munch on Swiss cheese, and laugh in the breeze
 
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Audience Level
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Audience Level
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  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.13 (from 0.08 for Hey, Al / ... to 1.00 for Newbery-Ca ...)

Hey, Al
Covers
Company's comingLouis the fishOh, brotherMommy?The Miami giantChristmas in JulyFlappy and ScrappyCompany's going
Alternative Names
Arthur Yorinks American writer and director

Arthur Yorinks Amerikaans schrijver

Arthur Yorinks auteur d'ouvrages pour la jeunesse

Arthur Yorinks US-amerikanischer Kinderbuchautor, Dramatiker und Theaterregisseur

Yaffe Alan

Yaffe, Alan 1953-

Артур Йоринкс американский писатель и режиссёр

요링크스, 아서 1953-

ヨーリンクス, アーサー

Languages
English (151)

French (2)

Chinese (1)

Korean (1)