WorldCat Identities

Hurd, Edith Thacher 1910-1997

Overview
Works: 189 works in 494 publications in 4 languages and 21,320 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Readers (Publications)  Humorous fiction  Christmas stories  Fantasy fiction  Pictorial works  History  Picture books  Legends 
Roles: Author, Creator
Classifications: PZ10.3.H964, FIC
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Edith Thacher Hurd
  • Papers by Edith Thacher Hurd( )
 
Most widely held works by Edith Thacher Hurd
Johnny Lion's book by Edith Thacher Hurd( Book )

30 editions published between 1965 and 2002 in English and held by 1,977 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When his parents go out hunting, Johnny Lion stays home and reads his book about another little lion who goes out into the world and gets lost
Starfish by Edith Thacher Hurd( Book )

11 editions published between 1962 and 2002 in English and held by 1,454 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A simple introduction to the appearance, growth, habits, and behavior of starfish
Johnny Lion's rubber boots by Edith Thacher Hurd( Book )

12 editions published between 1972 and 2001 in English and held by 1,367 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Until his father brings him some boots, a young lion searches for ways to entertain himself on a rainy day
Johnny Lion's bad day by Edith Thacher Hurd( Book )

17 editions published between 1970 and 2001 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,230 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Johnny had a bad cold and the medicine he took as well as the dreams he had were terrible
I dance in my red pajamas by Edith Thacher Hurd( Book )

3 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 827 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young girl visits with her grandparents who feel the best day is a noisy day
Last one home is a green pig by Edith Thacher Hurd( Book )

14 editions published between 1959 and 1975 in English and Undetermined and held by 765 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Duck and the Monkey race each other home, but neither wants to be a green pig, so they resort to all sorts of extra transportation such as a bicycle, a horse, a taxi, and a dump truck to get there first
Come and have fun by Edith Thacher Hurd( Book )

12 editions published between 1962 and 1990 in English and held by 724 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The cat tries to entice the mouse out of his house, and later when he does come out, chases him, but cannot follow him back into his house
Christmas eve by Edith Thacher Hurd( Book )

4 editions published in 1962 in English and Undetermined and held by 627 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The animals hear of the birth of the Christ Child and come to visit Him
The black dog who went into the woods by Edith Thacher Hurd( Book )

1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 598 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The various members of a family react to the death of their dog
Stop, stop by Edith Thacher Hurd( Book )

13 editions published between 1961 and 1984 in English and held by 596 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Miss Mugs comes to stay with Suzie, and washes everything in sight, then finds nothing clean enough for her taste when they go the zoo
No funny business by Edith Thacher Hurd( Book )

9 editions published between 1962 and 1980 in English and held by 586 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Carl the cat is left at home while the family goes on a picnic, he goes to sleep and dreams that he is on the picnic and having all kinds of adventures
Hurry hurry by Edith Thacher Hurd( Book )

16 editions published between 1938 and 1973 in 4 languages and held by 564 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Suzie's parents go away, Miss Muggs who is always in a hurry comes to stay with her, and the sitter's great hurry leads from bad situation to worse
The day the sun danced by Edith Thacher Hurd( Book )

4 editions published between 1958 and 1965 in English and held by 488 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The coming of spring brings joy to the animals and new life to the forest
Wilson's world by Edith Thacher Hurd( Book )

10 editions published between 1971 and 1982 in English and Undetermined and held by 439 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wilson starts out painting a picture of a beautiful world but keeps adding so many people and cities that soon his world is not fit to live in
The mother owl by Edith Thacher Hurd( Book )

3 editions published between 1974 and 2012 in Japanese and English and held by 385 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the yearly cycle of a mother screech owl as she hatches her eggs, raises her young, and mates again
The mother whale by Edith Thacher Hurd( Book )

3 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 377 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces five years in the life of a mother whale as she gives birth to a calf, cares for him, mates, and finally gives birth again
Look for a bird by Edith Thacher Hurd( Book )

1 edition published in 1977 in English and held by 372 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Simple facts and pictures introduce fourteen familiar American birds
The So-so Cat by Edith Thacher Hurd( Book )

5 editions published between 1964 and 1965 in English and Undetermined and held by 360 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A cat hides his witch's hat, wand and broomstick, because she cast so many spells, but when Halloween comes he can't find them again
Sandpipers by Edith Thacher Hurd( Book )

6 editions published between 1961 and 1970 in English and held by 332 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introduction to the migration, mating, and seashore life of the brown and white sandpiper
Song of the sea otter by Edith Thacher Hurd( Book )

3 editions published between 1983 and 1989 in English and held by 323 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the early life of a sea otter, from birth to the moment he realizes he has lost his mother's protection
 
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Johnny Lion's book
Alternative Names

controlled identitySage, Juniper

Edith Hurd Thacher Amerikaans kinderboekenschrijfster (1910-1997)

Hurd, E. 1910-1997

Hurd, E.-T. 1910-1997

Hurd, Edith

Hurd, Edith 1910-1997

Hurd, Edith T.

Hurd, Edith T. 1910-1997

Hurd, Edith (Thacher)

Thacher, Edith 1910-

Thacher, Edith 1910-1997

Thacher, Edith Hurd 1910-1997

Thacher Hurd, Edith

Thacher Hurd, Edith 1910-1997

ハード, E. T

ハード, イーディス・T

ハード, イーディス・サッチャー

ハード, エディス・サッチャー

Languages
English (164)

German (3)

Danish (3)

Japanese (2)

Covers
StarfishJohnny Lion's rubber bootsJohnny Lion's bad dayI dance in my red pajamasWilson's world