WorldCat Identities

Hughes, Shirley 1927-

Overview
Works: 578 works in 2,572 publications in 6 languages and 74,936 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Picture books  History  Poetry  Stories in rhyme  Historical fiction  War stories  War fiction  Fairy tales 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Other, Editor, Artist, Contributor
Classifications: PR6058.U368, E
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Shirley Hughes
 
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Dogger by Shirley Hughes( Book )

77 editions published between 1977 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 2,127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A little boy is upset by the loss of his favorite stuffed dog
Alfie gets in first by Shirley Hughes( Book )

54 editions published between 1980 and 2019 in 4 languages and held by 1,906 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alfie accidentally locks his mother and baby sister Annie Rose outside and can't reach the latch to let them in. Soon the whole neighborhood is involved in getting the door open
Alfie gives a hand by Shirley Hughes( Book )

35 editions published between 1983 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,689 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Holding tightly to his old bit of blanket as he attends his first birthday party, Alfie finds a way to be helpful, but it means putting down his blanket first
Alfie's feet by Shirley Hughes( Book )

39 editions published between 1982 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,631 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alfie is proud of being able to put his lovely new boots on by himself but wonders why they feel funny
An evening at Alfie's by Shirley Hughes( Book )

48 editions published between 1984 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,508 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A burst pipe causes chaos over the upstairs landing while Alfie's parents are out, but Alfie, his baby-sitter, and her parents finally find a solution
Hero on a bicycle by Shirley Hughes( Book )

23 editions published between 2012 and 2017 in English and held by 1,380 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Florence, Italy, 1944: The city is under heavy Nazi occupation, but for thirteen-year-old Paolo, war is a long and boring wait. Too young to fight for the resistance, yet desperate for action and adventure, he sneaks out each night to ride his bicycle along the darkened city streets. For Paolo, the risk is thrilling. But when he is accosted by Partisans--covert members of the anti-Nazi movement--thrilling quickly becomes dangerous as Paolo and his family are thrust into a terrifying and impossible situation. Finally at the center of the action, Paolo must figure out once and for all whether he has what it takes to truly be a hero."--Jacket
Don't want to go! by Shirley Hughes( Book )

9 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and French and held by 1,283 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lily's mother is sick and her father must go to work, but she does not want to stay with a babysitter, even if it means playing with cute baby Sam, sweet little dog Ringo, and fun big brother Jack
Out and about by Shirley Hughes( Book )

29 editions published between 1988 and 2018 in English and Spanish and held by 1,282 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rhyming text depicts the pleasures of the outdoors in all kinds of weather, through the four seasons
The big Alfie and Annie Rose storybook by Shirley Hughes( Book )

24 editions published between 1988 and 2007 in English and Welsh and held by 1,227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents experiences of nursery school student Alfie and his younger sister Annie Rose
Rhymes for Annie Rose by Shirley Hughes( Book )

15 editions published between 1995 and 2006 in English and held by 1,130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of more than twenty poems about young Annie Rose and the daily activities of a child. Coloring pictures together, creating a playhouse under the table - Annie Rose spends a lot of time with her big brother, Alfie. Whether the two of them are depicted splashing in the rain or following footprints in the snow, sailing a toy boat or watching clothes dance around in the dryer, Shirley Hughes's quiet rhymes and slice-of-life images offer snippets of the familiar moments that make up a preschooler's world - and an endearing ode to sibling and family bonds
Alfie and the birthday surprise by Shirley Hughes( Book )

16 editions published between 1997 and 2009 in English and held by 1,120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The death of Bob's cat prompts his friends and family to give him a surprise birthday party and a very special present
Annie Rose is my little sister by Shirley Hughes( Book )

10 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 1,100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A boy describes all the things that he and his younger sister do together
The snow lady by Shirley Hughes( Book )

19 editions published between 1990 and 2003 in English and held by 1,046 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sam and Barney build a snow lady that resembles their elderly neighbor, mean Mrs. Dean
Giving by Shirley Hughes( Book )

16 editions published between 1993 and 2005 in English and held by 1,037 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A little girl and her baby brother experience the various aspects of giving, finding that it is nice whether you are giving a present, a smile, or a kiss
The big Alfie out of doors storybook by Shirley Hughes( Book )

15 editions published between 1992 and 2002 in English and Welsh and held by 1,019 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Preschooler Alfie has pleasant outdoor adventures with various family members, including his sister Annie Rose, Grandma, and Dad
Moving Molly by Shirley Hughes( Book )

30 editions published between 1978 and 2002 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,006 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Molly is lonely after her family's move from the city to the country but she adjusts with the help of her new next-door neighbors
Up and up by Shirley Hughes( Book )

27 editions published between 1979 and 2017 in English and Spanish and held by 879 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A small girl wants to fly and succeeds after several attempts
Ella's big chance : a Jazz-Age Cinderella by Shirley Hughes( Book )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 874 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this version of the Cinderella tale set in the 1920s, Ella has two men courting her--the handsome Duke of Arc and Buttons the delivery boy
Bobbo goes to school by Shirley Hughes( Book )

10 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 860 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"It starts out as a regular trip to the store with Mom, but then Lily does a dreadful thing: she flings her beloved stuffed toy, Bobbo, high in the air, only to have him land on top of a school bus just as it's pulling away! Lily is inconsolable. What if she never sees Bobbo again? Little does she know (though the reader can see) that Bobbo is having an exciting adventure at school--and will be well cared for until he finds his way back to Lily."--Publisher's website
Lucy & Tom's Christmas by Shirley Hughes( Book )

33 editions published between 1981 and 2015 in English and Chinese and held by 856 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows a young brother and sister as they wrap presents, hang paper chains, write letters to Santa, and wake up to many surprises on Christmas morning
 
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Audience level: 0.32 (from 0.13 for Making chi ... to 1.00 for Shirley Hu ...)

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Alfie gets in firstAlfie gives a handAlfie's feetAn evening at Alfie'sDon't want to go!Out and aboutThe big Alfie and Annie Rose storybookRhymes for Annie Rose
Alternative Names
Huges, Shirley 1929-

Hughes, Shirley

Hugues, Shirley

Hugues, Shirley 1927-

Shirley Hughes

Shirley Hughes anglická spisovatelka a ilustrátorka

Shirley Hughes auteur-illustratrice de livres pour enfants

Shirley Hughes Brits schrijfster

Shirley Hughes English children's writer and illustrator

Vulliamy, Shirley.

Vulliamy, Shirley 1927-

שירלי יוז סופרת בריטית

شيرلى هوجيس

휴즈, 셜리 1927-

シャーリー・ヒューズ

ヒューズ, シャーリー

ヒューズ, シャーリー‏ 1927-

Languages
English (546)

Welsh (6)

Spanish (4)

Korean (2)

French (1)

Chinese (1)