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Pinkwater, Daniel Manus 1941-

Overview
Works: 236 works in 716 publications in 7 languages and 76,649 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Humorous fiction  History  Picture books  Science fiction  Anecdotes  Biography  Young adult works  Ghost stories 
Roles: Author, Editor, Narrator, Creator, Illustrator, Performer
Classifications: PZ7.P6335, FIC
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Daniel Manus Pinkwater
The Yggyssey : how Iggy wondered what happened to all the ghosts, found out where they went, and went there by Daniel Manus Pinkwater( Book )

11 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 2,546 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the mid-1950s, Yggdrasil Birnbaum and her friends, Seamus and Neddie, journey to Old New Hackensack, which is on another plane, to try to learn why ghosts are disappearing from the Birnbaum's hotel and other Hollywood, California, locations
The Hoboken chicken emergency by Daniel Manus Pinkwater( Book )

32 editions published between 1977 and 2007 in English and held by 2,247 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Arthur goes to pick up the turkey for Thanksgiving dinner but comes back with a 260-pound chicken
Lizard music by Daniel Manus Pinkwater( Book )

26 editions published between 1976 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,860 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When left to take care of himself, a young boy becomes involved with a community of intelligent lizards who tell him of a little known invasion from outer space
Bear's picture by Daniel Manus Pinkwater( Book )

4 editions published between 1972 and 2008 in English and held by 1,615 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A bear continues to paint what he likes despite criticism from two passing gentlemen
The big orange splot by Daniel Manus Pinkwater( Book )

17 editions published between 1977 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 1,391 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Mr. Plumbeans' house is splashed with bright orange paint, he decides a multi-colored house would be a nice change
Mush, a dog from space by Daniel Manus Pinkwater( Book )

7 editions published between 1995 and 2002 in English and held by 1,348 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kelly Mangiaro, who has wanted a pet for as long as she can remember, gets more than she bargained for from her new dog, Mush
Fat men from space by Daniel Manus Pinkwater( Book )

15 editions published between 1977 and 2001 in English and French and held by 1,341 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Through his radio tooth, William learns of an invasion by spacemen who are taking all of earth's supply of junk food
Aunt Lulu by Daniel Manus Pinkwater( Book )

4 editions published between 1988 and 1991 in English and held by 1,193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tired of working as a librarian in Alaska, Aunt Lulu takes her sled and her fourteen Huskies and moves to Parsippany, New Jersey
Irving and Muktuk : two bad bears by Daniel Manus Pinkwater( Book )

6 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in English and held by 1,158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two muffin-loving polar bears make a yearly attempt to use stealth and subterfuge to get muffins at the Yellowtooth Blueberry Muffin Festival
Superpuppy : how to choose, raise, and train the best possible dog for you by Jill Pinkwater( Book )

10 editions published between 1976 and 2002 in English and held by 1,107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A guide to buying, training, and caring for a dog, with special emphasis on understanding its personality, feelings, and reactions to new situations
Bear in love by Daniel Manus Pinkwater( Book )

11 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,092 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A bear with a secret admirer who leaves sweet, crunchy treats outside his cave each night tries to repay the kindness with honey, but comes to find out that his new friend is smaller, cuter, and fonder of carrots than any bear
The Neddiad : how Neddie took the train, went to Hollywood, and saved civilization by Daniel Manus Pinkwater( Book )

4 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 1,069 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When shoelace heir Neddie Wentworthstein and his family take the train from Chicago to Los Angeles in the 1940s, he winds up in possession of a valuable Indian turtle artifact whose owner is supposed to be able to prevent the impending destruction of the world, but he is not sure exactly how
I was a second grade werewolf by Daniel Manus Pinkwater( Book )

4 editions published between 1983 and 1985 in English and held by 1,045 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Though he has turned into a werewolf, his parents, teacher, and classmates still see him as Lawrence Talbot, second-grader
Blue moose by Daniel Manus Pinkwater( Book )

18 editions published between 1975 and 2011 in English and French and held by 1,026 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A man who runs a restaurant on the edge of the big north woods meets a talking blue moose that moves in and spends the winter serving as head waiter
Mrs. Noodlekugel by Daniel Manus Pinkwater( Book )

7 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 1,008 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nick and Maxine have a new babysitter--the eccentric Mrs. Noodlekugel who lives in the funny little house behind their drab high-rise apartment building along with her feline butler, Mr. Fuzzface, and four farsighted mice
Guys from space by Daniel Manus Pinkwater( Book )

2 editions published between 1989 and 1992 in English and held by 991 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A boy accompanies some guys from space on a visit to another planet, where they discover such incredibly amazing things as talking rocks and root beer with ice cream
Young Larry by Daniel Manus Pinkwater( Book )

3 editions published between 1997 and 2004 in English and held by 961 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After being hit on the head by his mother and told to fend for himself, Larry the polar bear floats from Baffin Bay to New Jersey where he gets a job as a lifeguard
Bad bears in the big city : an Irving & Muktuk story by Daniel Manus Pinkwater( Book )

5 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in English and held by 933 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Irving and Muktuk, two muffin-eating polar bears from the frozen north, have some trouble fitting into life at the zoo in Bayone, New Jersey
Bad bear detectives : an Irving & Muktuk story by Daniel Manus Pinkwater( Book )

3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 917 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Irving and Muktuk, polar bears at the zoo in Bayone, New Jersey, are the natural suspects when someone steals a shipment of imported muffins, but they decide to prove that they are not bad bears by finding the real thief
Adventures of a cat-whiskered girl by Daniel Manus Pinkwater( Book )

4 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 863 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Big Audrey, who has cat-like whiskers, and her telephathic friend Molly set out on a journey to find out why flying saucers are landing behind the old stone barn in Poughkeepsie, New York, and, more importantly, to determine whether another cat-whiskered girl really exists
 
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The Yggyssey : how Iggy wondered what happened to all the ghosts, found out where they went, and went there
Alternative Names
Daniel Pinkwater Amerikaans schrijver

Daniel Pinkwater amerikansk författare

Daniel Pinkwater amerikansk skribent

Daniel Pinkwater US-amerikanischer Schriftsteller von Kinder- und Jugendliteratur

Daniel Pinkwater Writer

Manus Pinkwater, Daniel 1941-

Pinkwater Daniel 1941-....

Pinkwater, Daniel M. 1941-

Pinkwater, Daniel M. (Daniel Manus), 1941-

Pinkwater, Manus

Pinkwater, Manus 1941-

핑크워터, 다니엘

핑크워터, 대니얼

ピンクウォーター, ダニエル

ピンクウォーター, メイナス

Languages
English (192)

French (8)

Chinese (4)

Arabic (4)

Thai (3)

Spanish (2)

German (1)

Covers
The Hoboken chicken emergencyLizard musicBear's pictureThe big orange splotMush, a dog from spaceFat men from spaceIrving and Muktuk : two bad bearsSuperpuppy : how to choose, raise, and train the best possible dog for you