Most widely held works about Russell Hoban
Most widely held works by Russell Hoban
Bread and jam for Frances by Russell Hoban ( Book )
60 editions published between 1964 and 2009 in 7 languages and held by 3,381 libraries worldwide
"Jam on toast," sings Frances about the food she likes most--until she has it for the sixth meal in two days.
Bedtime for Frances by Russell Hoban ( Book )
88 editions published between 1960 and 2009 in 14 languages and held by 3,362 libraries worldwide
Frances finds it difficult to go to sleep with the strange noises and menacing shapes that seem to fill her room after dark.
A bargain for Frances by Russell Hoban ( Book )
80 editions published between 1970 and 2008 in 6 languages and held by 3,324 libraries worldwide
Thelma usually outsmarts Frances until Frances decides to teach her a lesson about friendship.
A baby sister for Frances by Russell Hoban ( Book )
52 editions published between 1946 and 2008 in 6 languages and held by 2,963 libraries worldwide
When things change around the house after her baby sister is born, Frances decides to run away--but not too far.
Best friends for Frances by Russell Hoban ( Book )
34 editions published between 1969 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 2,800 libraries worldwide
When Albert and his buddies have a "no girls" baseball game, Frances and her sister organize a "Best Friends Outing -- No Boys."
A birthday for Frances by Russell Hoban ( Book )
28 editions published between 1968 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 2,376 libraries worldwide
Frances is jealous of her sister's birthday, but birthday spirit moves her to reluctantly give her coveted gift.
The mouse and his child by Russell Hoban ( Book )
62 editions published between 1967 and 2008 in 6 languages and held by 2,130 libraries worldwide
Two discarded toy mice survive perilous adventures in a hostile world before finding security and happiness with old friends and new.
Riddley Walker : a novel by Russell Hoban ( Book )
32 editions published between 1980 and 2002 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,931 libraries worldwide
Set in a remote future in a post-nuclear holocaust England (Inland), Hoban has imagined a humanity regressed to an iron-age, semi-literate state--and invented a language to represent it. Riddley is at once the Huck Finn and the Stephen Dedalus of his culture--rebel, change agent, and artist. Read again or for the first time this masterpiece of 20th-century literature with new material by the author.--From publisher description.
Dinner at Alberta's by Russell Hoban ( Book )
28 editions published between 1975 and 2001 in English and Japanese and held by 1,532 libraries worldwide
Arthur Crocodile cannot seem to learn table manners until his sister brings her new girlfriend to visit.
Emmet Otter's jug-band Christmas by Russell Hoban ( Book )
6 editions published between 1971 and 1992 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,477 libraries worldwide
Both Ma Otter and her son, Emmet, hope to win the $50 talent show prize and surprise each other with a special Christmas present.
The mole family's Christmas by Russell Hoban ( Book )
15 editions published between 1969 and 1992 in 3 languages and held by 1,354 libraries worldwide
When the Mole family finds out about Christmas and the fat man in the red suit, they ask for a telescope to help them see the stars.
Egg thoughts, and other Frances songs by Russell Hoban ( Book )
8 editions published between 1964 and 1994 in English and held by 1,128 libraries worldwide
Twenty-two poems reflect Frances' observations on the events in her life.
Monsters by Russell Hoban ( Book )
12 editions published between 1989 and 1993 in 4 languages and held by 1,013 libraries worldwide
John's obsession with drawing monsters takes him to a doctor, where a startling discovery is made about the degree of reality of John's drawings.
How Tom beat Captain Najork and his hired sportsmen by Russell Hoban ( Book )
26 editions published between 1974 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 958 libraries worldwide
Because Tom's aunt disapproves of his constant fooling around she calls in Captain Najork to teach him a lesson. Tom, however, has a splendid idea.
Turtle diary by Russell Hoban ( Book )
26 editions published between 1975 and 2000 in 7 languages and held by 906 libraries worldwide
Arthur's new power by Russell Hoban ( Book )
6 editions published between 1978 and 1981 in English and Undetermined and held by 902 libraries worldwide
A crocodile family tries to conserve energy at home.
Pilgermann by Russell Hoban ( Book )
24 editions published between 1983 and 2003 in 4 languages and held by 836 libraries worldwide
A traveler on the road to Jerusalem during the First Crusade of 1096, moving across a landscape of grotesque horror and extravagant beauty, meets God and Satan in all their forms
The sea-thing child by Russell Hoban ( Book )
6 editions published between 1972 and 2000 in English and held by 817 libraries worldwide
Washed up on the beach during a storm, the sea-thing child clings fearfully to the shore until he discovers his true destiny.
The little Brute family by Russell Hoban ( Book )
15 editions published between 1966 and 2002 in English and Undetermined and held by 806 libraries worldwide
The little Brute family live an unhappy life until Baby Brute finds a lost good feeling in the forest, and the Brute family changes forever.
Emmet Otter's jug-band Christmas ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1996 and 2008 in English and held by 764 libraries worldwide
In Frogtown Hollow live Emmet and Ma Otter, a family with little money but lots of love. With Christmas coming, they want very much to buy each other a store-bought gift, but are barely scraping by doing odd jobs. When a local talent contest offers a special prize. Emmet must make a sacrifice to join his jug band for the competition. Will the jug band prevail or will fierce competition from the Riverbottom Gang steal the show - and the prize?
Animals Attention Badgers Bedtime Birthdays Bread Brothers and sisters Children's poetry, American Children's stories Children's stories, American Children--Sleep Christmas stories Crocodiles Crusades Crusades (First, 1096-1099) Dollhouses Drawing Energy conservation England--Canterbury England--London Envy Etiquette Families Fantasy Fear of the dark Fiction Food habits Frances (Fictitious character : Hoban) Friendship Gifts House construction Infants Jam Juvenile works Letter writing Mice Moles (Animals) Monsters Nuclear warfare Otters Owls Play Regression (Civilization) Responsibility Santa Claus Sisters Slaves Telescopes Toys Tricksters
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