WorldCat Identities

Noble, Trinka Hakes

Overview
Works: 79 works in 308 publications in 4 languages and 22,974 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Picture books  Humorous fiction  History  Children's audiobooks  Children's films  Animated films  Drama  Christmas stories 
Roles: Author, Composer
Classifications: PZ7.N6715, E
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Trinka Hakes Noble
The day Jimmy's boa ate the wash by Trinka Hakes Noble( Book )

57 editions published between 1980 and 2008 in 5 languages and held by 4,605 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jimmy's boa gør skoleudflugten til en bondegård exstra spændende
Jimmy's boa and the big splash birthday bash by Trinka Hakes Noble( Book )

16 editions published between 1988 and 1993 in English and French and held by 2,233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jimmy's birthday party at SeaLand turns out to be a big splash when everyone ends up in the big tank
Jimmy's boa bounces back by Trinka Hakes Noble( Book )

24 editions published between 1982 and 1992 in 3 languages and held by 2,002 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A pet boa constrictor wreaks havoc on a posh garden party
Meanwhile back at the ranch by Trinka Hakes Noble( Book )

21 editions published between 1983 and 1992 in English and French and held by 1,960 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Looking for some diversion, a bored rancher drives to the town of Sleepy Gulch little knowing that some amazing things are happening to his wife and ranch during his absence
Apple tree Christmas by Trinka Hakes Noble( Book )

14 editions published between 1984 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,842 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1881, when their apple tree is felled by a storm just before Christmas, a young farm girl and her family discover that the tree was important to each of them for different reasons
Jimmy's boa and the bungee jump slam dunk by Trinka Hakes Noble( Book )

6 editions published between 1980 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,606 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jimmy's boa constrictor creates havoc in his gym class and his antics lead to the formation of an unusual basketball team
The scarlet stockings spy by Trinka Hakes Noble( Book )

6 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in English and held by 808 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1777 Philadelphia, young Maddy Rose spies for General Washington's army by using an unusual code to communicate with her soldier brother
The last brother : a Civil War tale by Trinka Hakes Noble( Book )

4 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and held by 730 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eleven-year-old Gabe enlists in the Union Army in Pennsylvania along with his older brother Davy and, as bugler, does his best to protect Davy during the Battle of Gettysburg
Karin's Christmas walk by Susan Pearson( Book )

5 editions published between 1980 and 1983 in English and held by 668 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Karin is afraid her favorite uncle won't arrive in time for Christmas
The orange shoes by Trinka Hakes Noble( Book )

5 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and held by 620 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Delly Porter enjoys the feel of soft dirt beneath her feet as she walks to and from school, but after a classmate makes her feel ashamed of having no shoes she learns that her parents and others, too, see value in things that do not cost money
A Christmas spider's miracle by Trinka Hakes Noble( Book )

4 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 591 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A poor peasant woman who has no money for gifts or a special meal for her children gets help from a kindly mother spider on Christmas
The witch who lost her Shadow by Mary Calhoun( Book )

3 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 495 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A witch is convinced that no cat could take the place of her lost black cat Shadow, until she is pursued by a small striped kitten
The king's tea by Trinka Hakes Noble( Book )

4 editions published between 1979 and 1982 in English and held by 456 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The King's day is ruined when the milk for his tea is sour and noboby wants to take the blame
The day Jimmy's boa ate the wash by Trinka Hakes Noble( Recording )

19 editions published between 1980 and 2012 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 442 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jimmy's boa constrictor wreaks havoc on the class trip to a farm
Lizzie and the last day of school by Trinka Hakes Noble( Book )

3 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 435 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Lizzie loves school more than anything. After starting first grade, she mistakenly thinks it will last a full year and is dismayed when it ends in June. Luckily her first grade teacher applies to teach summer school"--
Hansy's mermaid by Trinka Hakes Noble( Book )

3 editions published between 1983 and 1985 in German and English and held by 418 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A storm brings a mermaid to a Dutch family that puts her to work for them; but the young son Hansy longs to help her return to her home in the sea
The legend of the Jersey Devil by Trinka Hakes Noble( Book )

2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 255 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Relates the origins of the Jersey Devil, a monstrous creature that has reportedly haunted the Pine Barrens region of New Jersey since 1735 menacing townspeople, worrying livestock, and causing all manner of ills
The people of twelve thousand winters by Trinka Hakes Noble( Book )

3 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 246 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ten-year-old Walking Turtle, of the Lenni-Lenape tribe, is close to his younger cousin, Little Talk, who has difficulty walking, and worries about what will become of him when the time comes for Walking Turtle to leave his childhood friends to begin training at warrior school
Rettie and the Ragamuffin Parade : a Thanksgiving story by Trinka Hakes Noble( Book )

3 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During the 1918 influenza outbreak, nine-year-old Rettie seeks ways to make Thanksgiving special for her siblings and ailing mother
Will you take me to town on strawberry day? by Marilyn Singer( Book )

1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 236 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young girl imagines all the things she'll see and taste and do at the Strawberry Day Fair in a long-ago June. Includes music for the song
 
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The day Jimmy's boa ate the wash
Alternative Names
Hakes Noble, Trinka

Hakes Noble, Trinka 1944-

Noble, Trinka

Languages
English (172)

French (19)

Spanish (6)

German (2)

Covers
Jimmy's boa and the big splash birthday bashJimmy's boa bounces backMeanwhile back at the ranchApple tree ChristmasJimmy's boa and the bungee jump slam dunkThe scarlet stockings spyThe last brother : a Civil War taleThe orange shoes