Heide, Florence Parry
Most widely held works about Florence Parry Heide
Most widely held works by Florence Parry Heide
Princess Hyacinth : (the surprising tale of a girl who floated) by Florence Parry Heide ( Book )
3 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 2,552 libraries worldwide
Princess Hyacinth is bored and unhappy sitting in her palace every day because, unless she is weighed down by specially-made clothes, she will float away, but her days are made brighter when kite-flying Boy stops to say hello.
The day of Ahmed's secret by Florence Parry Heide ( Book )
17 editions published between 1990 and 1997 in English and held by 1,898 libraries worldwide
A young Egyptian boy describes the city of Cairo as he goes about his daily work and waits for the evening to share a special surprise with his family.
The shrinking of Treehorn by Florence Parry Heide ( Book )
35 editions published between 1971 and 2009 in 6 languages and held by 1,652 libraries worldwide
A boy discovers he is shrinking but does not know the cause or cure.
Some things are scary by Florence Parry Heide ( Book )
11 editions published between 1969 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 1,515 libraries worldwide
A list of scary things includes "roller skating down hill when you haven't learned how to stop, getting hugged by somebody you don't like, and finding out your best friend has a best friend who isn't you."
Sami and the time of the troubles by Florence Parry Heide ( Book )
6 editions published between 1992 and 2007 in English and Arabic and held by 1,330 libraries worldwide
A ten-year-old Lebanese boy goes to school, helps his mother with chores, plays with his friends, and lives with his family in a basement shelter when bombings occur and fighting begins on his street.
That's what friends are for by Florence Parry Heide ( Book )
16 editions published between 1968 and 2007 in English and held by 1,272 libraries worldwide
All the elephant's friends give him advice, but none can solve his problem until the opossum announces friends are to help, not just to give advice.
Treehorn's treasure by Florence Parry Heide ( Book )
14 editions published between 1981 and 1987 in 5 languages and held by 1,081 libraries worldwide
For one brief day the leaves of the maple tree in Treehorn's backyard turn into dollar bills.
Banana twist by Florence Parry Heide ( Book )
7 editions published between 1978 and 1989 in 3 languages and held by 925 libraries worldwide
Relates the attempts of Jonah D. Krock to elude his oddball neighbor who thinks Jonah has a banana fixation.
Oh, grow up! : poems to help you survive parents, chores, school, and other afflictions by Florence Parry Heide ( Book )
3 editions published between 1996 and 2001 in English and held by 797 libraries worldwide
A collection of poems about surviving daily life presented from a child's point of view.
Tales for the perfect child by Florence Parry Heide ( Book )
9 editions published between 1985 and 1999 in English and Swedish and held by 747 libraries worldwide
Vignettes of children whose less than desirable behavior is masked in insidious but acceptable ways.
Grim and ghastly goings-on by Florence Parry Heide ( Book )
3 editions published between 1990 and 1994 in English and held by 727 libraries worldwide
A collection of twenty-one humorous poems, about monsters and their ilk.
The House of Wisdom by Florence Parry Heide ( Book )
7 editions published between 1998 and 2000 in English and held by 711 libraries worldwide
Ishaq, the son of the chief translator to the Caliph of ancient Baghdad, travels the world in search of precious books and manuscripts and brings them back to the great library known as the House of Wisdom.
Treehorn's wish by Florence Parry Heide ( Book )
4 editions published between 1984 and 1986 in 3 languages and held by 705 libraries worldwide
On his birthday Treehorn finds a genie in a bottle and is granted the standard number of wishes.
The one and only Marigold by Florence Parry Heide ( Book )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 698 libraries worldwide
Relates the misadventures of Marigold, who does not agree with anyone, as she shops with her mother for a coat, becomes interested in a new hobby, finds a way to "bug" her best friend Maxine, and imaginatively copes with finding the right outfit for the first day of school.
The problem with Pulcifer by Florence Parry Heide ( Book )
3 editions published between 1982 and 1992 in English and Swedish and held by 641 libraries worldwide
Pulcifer's preference for books is considered a grave problem by the television-addicted world around him.
Banana blitz by Florence Parry Heide ( Book )
4 editions published between 1983 and 1984 in English and held by 607 libraries worldwide
Television and candy bar addict Jonah, arriving at Fairlee School, thinks his problems will be over if he can just win the prize offered by the American Banana Institute for watching its commercials.
Time flies by Florence Parry Heide ( Book )
3 editions published between 1984 and 1985 in English and held by 591 libraries worldwide
When his mother goes to the hospital to have a baby, Noah's worst fears about a baby around the house are realized when he goes to stay with Bib and her family.
Time's up by Florence Parry Heide ( Book )
5 editions published between 1982 and 1988 in English and French and held by 591 libraries worldwide
Noah is afraid that life in the suburbs will be boring until he meets a clever girl named Bib and an unusual house painter named Bruce Dooster.
Always listen to your mother by Florence Parry Heide ( Book )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 552 libraries worldwide
When a new neighbor moves in next door, Ernest's mother, who always insists that he obey all the rules, encourages them to play together every day.
Mystery of the forgotten island by Florence Parry Heide ( Book )
4 editions published between 1979 and 1983 in English and held by 544 libraries worldwide
The Spotlight Club detectives discover strange happenings and stage a thrilling rescue on a forgotten island in the north woods.
Animals Boarding schools Books and reading Camping Children's poetry, American Children's stories, American Children--Conduct of life City and town life Civil War (Lebanon : 1975-1990) Conduct of life Contests Cooperativeness Detective and mystery stories Egypt Elephants Families Fear Fiction Floating bodies Food habits Friendship Hippopotamus History Humorous stories Humorous stories Individuality Iraq--Baghdad Islands Juvenile works Lebanon Libraries Life skills Magic Money Monkeys Monsters Neighbors Obedience Only child Play Poetry Princesses Schools Short stories Stories in rhyme Students Suburban life Teachers Television Wit and humor, Juvenile
Heide, Florence Perry 1919-
Heide-Gorey, ... 1919-
McDonald, Jamie 1919-....
Parry, Florence Fisher
Parry Heide, Florence
Parry Heide, Florence 1919-....היד, פלורנס פרי
No Linguistic content (3)
Multiple languages (2)