WorldCat Identities

Hooks, William H.

Overview
Works: 114 works in 319 publications in 2 languages and 26,296 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Readers (Publications)  Fairy tales  High interest-low vocabulary books  Folklore  Historical fiction  Fables  Humorous fiction  Stories in rhyme 
Roles: Author, Contributor, Editor
Classifications: PZ7.H7664, E
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by William H Hooks
Moss gown by William H Hooks( Book )

9 editions published between 1987 and 1988 in English and held by 1,448 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After failing to flatter her father as much as her two evil sisters do, Candace is banished from his plantation and only after much time and meeting her Prince Charming, is her father able to appreciate her love. A traditional southern tale that combines elements of King Lear and Cinderella
The three little pigs and the fox by William H Hooks( Book )

8 editions published between 1989 and 1997 in English and held by 1,057 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this Appalachian version of the classic tale, Hamlet, the youngest pig, rescues her two greedy brothers from the clutches of the "mean, tricky old drooly-mouth fox."
Mr. Baseball by William H Hooks( Book )

6 editions published between 1991 and 2001 in English and Undetermined and held by 918 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Little Leaguer suffers the enthusiastic activities of his baseball-loving five-year-old brother
The ballad of Belle Dorcas by William H Hooks( Book )

5 editions published between 1990 and 1996 in English and held by 904 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When she falls in love with Joshua, a slave, free-born Belle Dorcas uses the magic of a conjer woman to keep Joshua with her
Where's Lulu? by William H Hooks( Book )

6 editions published between 1991 and 2005 in English and held by 856 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Just when Lulu the dog is needed to help play catch with the new ball from Dad, she cannot be found
The Gruff brothers by William H Hooks( Book )

10 editions published between 1990 and 2020 in English and French and held by 855 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three clever billy goats outwit a big, ugly troll in this classic tale told in rebus format
Pioneer cat by William H Hooks( Book )

6 editions published between 1988 and 2014 in English and held by 829 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a young pioneer girl smuggles a cat aboard the wagon train taking her family from Missouri to Oregon, it turns out to be the best thing she could have done
Mr. Dinosaur by William H Hooks( Book )

8 editions published between 1994 and 2002 in English and held by 819 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Eli's fascination with dinosaurs begins to cause him trouble, his older brother finds a clever way to help
The mystery of the missing tooth by William H Hooks( Book )

8 editions published between 1997 and 2005 in English and held by 810 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Kara finally loses a tooth and can't find it anywhere, she wonders if the Tooth Fairy will still come, if she will bring a gift, and what she does with all those teeth
Lion and lamb by Barbara Brenner( Book )

8 editions published between 1989 and 2002 in English and held by 774 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lamb sees through the fierce reputation of her friend Lion and recognizes him for the gentle being he really is
Feed me! : an Aesop fable by William H Hooks( Book )

10 editions published between 1992 and 2001 in English and held by 763 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A mother lark whose nest in the farmer's corn is threatened by the coming harvest uses wisdom in deciding when to move her babies
Peach boy by William H Hooks( Book )

11 editions published between 1991 and 2002 in English and held by 739 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Found floating on the river inside a peach by an old couple, Momotaro grows up and fights the terrible demons who have terrorized the village for years
Lo-Jack and the pirates by William H Hooks( Book )

4 editions published between 1991 and 2005 in English and held by 738 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Jack is kidnapped by a band of greedy pirates, he persists in misunderstanding all the captain's orders
The new extended family : day care that works by Ellen Galinsky( Book )

6 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 728 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dozen dizzy dogs by William H Hooks( Book )

3 editions published between 1990 and 1997 in English and held by 723 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dozen dizzy dogs have an adventure with a bone
Mr. Bubble Gum by William H Hooks( Book )

9 editions published between 1989 and 2001 in English and held by 719 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A boy has mixed feelings about his five-year-old brother Eli, who sticks close to him whether he is inventing a new soft drink or trick-or-treating on Halloween
The legend of the Christmas rose by William H Hooks( Book )

6 editions published between 1998 and 2000 in English and held by 703 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The younger sister of three shepherds secretly follows her brothers who are traveling to Bethlehem to see the Christ Child
The monster from the sea by William H Hooks( Book )

7 editions published between 1992 and 2004 in English and held by 665 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A determined princess, whose father's policy of keeping strangers off their island kingdom has made her curious about the outside world, finally gets her wish to meet someone new
Mr. Monster by William H Hooks( Book )

4 editions published between 1990 and 1998 in English and Undetermined and held by 663 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eli's brother comes up with a great scheme to rid their romm of Eli's many toy monsters, but then the plan backfires
Lion and Lamb step out by Barbara Brenner( Book )

5 editions published between 1990 and 2002 in English and held by 628 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows the adventures of two best friends, Lion and Lamb
 
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Moss gown
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The three little pigs and the foxMr. BaseballThe ballad of Belle DorcasWhere's Lulu?The Gruff brothersPioneer catMr. DinosaurThe mystery of the missing tooth
Languages
English (135)

French (2)