WorldCat Identities

Estes, Eleanor 1906-1988

Overview
Works: 190 works in 849 publications in 16 languages and 34,105 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Detective and mystery fiction  Novels  Fairy tales  Christmas fiction  Christmas stories  History  Children's audiobooks  Historical fiction 
Roles: Author, Former owner, Illustrator
Classifications: PZ7.E749, FIC
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The hundred dresses by Eleanor Estes( Book )

83 editions published between 1944 and 2019 in 9 languages and held by 5,662 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In winning a medal she is no longer there to receive, a tight-lipped little Polish girl teaches her classmates a lesson. Includes a note from the author's daughter, Helena Estes
Ginger Pye by Eleanor Estes( Book )

70 editions published between 1951 and 2017 in 8 languages and held by 5,559 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The disappearance of a new puppy named Ginger and the appearance of a mysterious man in a mustard yellow hat bring excitement into the lives of the Pye children
The Moffats by Eleanor Estes( Book )

72 editions published between 1941 and 2004 in 6 languages and held by 3,377 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Relates the adventures and misadventures of the four Moffat children living with their widowed mother in a yellow house on New Dollar Streeet in the small town of Cranbury, Connecticut
The middle Moffat by Eleanor Estes( Book )

50 editions published between 1942 and 2008 in 6 languages and held by 2,623 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Janey, the middle Moffat, has an imagination that leads her into many difficulties
Rufus M. by Eleanor Estes( Book )

34 editions published between 1943 and 2008 in 8 languages and held by 2,275 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The further adventures of the Moffat family in which seven-year-old Rufus attempts to rescue the family from financial distress
Pinky Pye by Eleanor Estes( Book )

34 editions published between 1958 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 2,038 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Meet Pinky, a furious black kitten who adopts the Pye family. The Pyes have some of the smartest pets around--there's Ginger the intellectual dog, and Gracie the clever old cat--but Pinky is more than smart enough to earn a place in the Pye's hearts. She can box with Ginger, play games with Mr. Pye, and--Rachel and Jerry can hardly believe their eyes--even type out her life story! --
The Moffat Museum by Eleanor Estes( Book )

18 editions published between 1983 and 2005 in English and Japanese and held by 1,477 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jane Moffat decides to open a family museum in the barn behind the little grey house at Twelve Ashbellows Place in Cranbury, Connecticut
The witch family by Eleanor Estes( Book )

32 editions published between 1960 and 2020 in 4 languages and held by 1,462 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story about two little girls and their adventures with Old Witch, Little Witch Girl, and Weeny Witch
The Alley by Eleanor Estes( Book )

8 editions published between 1964 and 2003 in English and held by 1,036 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ten-year-old Connie and her friend, Billy, find a mystery in their Brooklyn neighborhood
The hundred dresses by Eleanor Estes( Recording )

26 editions published between 1975 and 2015 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,010 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In winning a medal she is no longer there to receive, a tight-lipped little Polish girl teaches her classmates a lesson. Grades 4-7. 1998
Ginger Pye by Eleanor Estes( )

24 editions published between 1951 and 2011 in English and held by 866 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the Pye family's puppy, Ginger, disappears on Thanksgiving Day, the children are convinced that he has been adbucted by a stranger in a yellow hat
Miranda the great by Eleanor Estes( Book )

12 editions published between 1967 and 2015 in English and Japanese and held by 794 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When barbarians invade ancient Rome and Miranda the cat is separated from her owners, she and her daughter lead a group of kittens to safety in the Coliseum
The coat-hanger Christmas tree by Eleanor Estes( Book )

12 editions published between 1973 and 2002 in 3 languages and held by 792 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ten-year-old Marianna desperately wants a Christmas tree but her mother refuses to be "like every tom-dick-and-harry."
Pinky Pye by Eleanor Estes( )

17 editions published between 1958 and 2011 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 684 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While spending a bird-watching summer on Fire Island, the Pye family acquires a small black kitten that can use a typewriter
The tunnel of Hugsy Goode by Eleanor Estes( Book )

10 editions published between 1971 and 2003 in English and held by 582 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Following a prophecy of a former Alley resident, two boys discover an underground passage behind their houses
Rufus M. by Eleanor Estes( )

12 editions published between 1943 and 2014 in English and Swedish and held by 528 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The adventures of seven-year-old Rufus Moffat, living with his widowed mother and older siblings including his encounter with an invisible piano player and his attempts at ventroliquism
The lost umbrella of Kim Chu by Eleanor Estes( Book )

22 editions published between 1978 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 527 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nine-year-old Kim Chu who lives in New York City's Chinatown searches for her father's special umbrella that Kim left in an umbrella stand in the library
The Moffats by Eleanor Estes( Recording )

31 editions published between 1941 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 365 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Relates the adventures and misadventures of the four Moffat children living with their widowed mother in a yellow house on New Dollar Street in the small town of Cranbury, Connecticut
The Moffats by Eleanor Estes( Recording )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 280 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Relates the adventures and misadventures of the four Moffat children living with their widowed mother in a yellow house on New Dollar Street in the small town of Cranbury, Connecticut
The curious adventures of Jimmy McGee by Eleanor Estes( Book )

5 editions published between 1987 and 2005 in English and held by 245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A tiny plumber becomes a hero by rescuing a doll and returning it to its grateful owner
 
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Alternative Names
Eleanor Estes

Eleanor Estes American children's writer

Eleanor Estes auteure de littérature d'enfance américaine

Eleanor Estes escriptora de literatura infantil estatunidenca

Eleanor Estes escritora de literatura infantil estadounidense

Eleanor Estes schrijfster uit Verenigde Staten van Amerika

Eleanor Estes scríbhneoir Meiriceánach

Estes, Eleanor, 1906-

Rosenfield, Eleanor Ruth 1906-1988

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