WorldCat Identities

Heide, Florence Parry

Overview
Works: 145 works in 400 publications in 6 languages and 30,825 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Picture books  Poetry  History  Humorous fiction  Short stories  Detective and mystery fiction  Illustrated works  Children's films 
Roles: Author, Actor
Classifications: PZ7.H36, E
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Princess Hyacinth : (the surprising tale of a girl who floated) by Florence Parry Heide( Book )

5 editions published between 2009 and 2016 in English and held by 2,770 WorldCat member 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 )

28 editions published between 1990 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 1,982 WorldCat member 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 )

43 editions published between 1971 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,656 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collects the stories of Treehorn, a boy to whom very strange things keep happening which adults, from his parents to the meter reader, do not seem to think are noteworthy
That's what friends are for by Florence Parry Heide( Book )

15 editions published between 1968 and 2007 in English and held by 1,342 WorldCat member 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."--Title page verso
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 1,202 WorldCat member 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
Treehorn's treasure by Florence Parry Heide( Book )

6 editions published between 1981 and 1984 in English and held by 901 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"For one brief day the leaves of the maple tree in Treehorn's backyard turn into dollar bills." -- Title page verso
Tales for the perfect child by Florence Parry Heide( Book )

15 editions published between 1985 and 2017 in English and Swedish and held by 810 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vignettes of children whose less than desirable behavior is masked in insidious but acceptable ways
How to be a hero by Florence Parry Heide( Book )

3 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 689 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gideon is a little boy who wants to be a hero and get his picture in the paper--but first he has to figure out just what a hero is
The one and only Marigold by Florence Parry Heide( Book )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 686 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Relates the misadventures of Marigold, a monkey, as she shops with her mother for a coat, makes a hobby of "bugging" her best friend, Maxine the hippo, and imaginatively copes with finding the right outfit for the first day of school
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 Undetermined and held by 683 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of poems about surviving daily life presented from a child's point of view
Always listen to your mother by Florence Parry Heide( Book )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 651 WorldCat member 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
Grim and ghastly goings-on by Florence Parry Heide( Book )

4 editions published between 1990 and 1994 in English and held by 635 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of twenty-one humorous poems, about monsters and their ilk
The House of Wisdom by Florence Parry Heide( Book )

9 editions published between 1998 and 2000 in English and held by 623 WorldCat member 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 )

8 editions published between 1984 and 2011 in English and Swedish and held by 590 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On his birthday Treehorn finds a genie in a bottle and is granted the standard number of wishes
The problem with Pulcifer by Florence Parry Heide( Book )

6 editions published between 1982 and 1992 in English and Swedish and held by 554 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pulcifer's preference for books is considered a grave problem by the television-addicted world around him
Time's up! by Florence Parry Heide( Book )

6 editions published between 1982 and 1988 in English and French and held by 513 WorldCat member 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 naemd Bruce Dooster
A promise is a promise by Florence Parry Heide( Book )

4 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 508 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

George's father finally agrees to let him have a pet and that's when all the trouble begins
Time flies! by Florence Parry Heide( Book )

3 editions published between 1984 and 1985 in English and held by 508 WorldCat member 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
Mystery of the forgotten island by Florence Parry Heide( Book )

3 editions published between 1979 and 1983 in English and held by 452 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Spotlight Club detectives discover strange happenings and stage a thrilling rescue on a forgotten island in the north woods
Mystery of the bewitched bookmobile by Florence Parry Heide( Book )

6 editions published between 1975 and 2013 in English and held by 411 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Why would anyone break into a bookmobile{u2014}but take nothing? One night, Cindy, Jay, and Dexter see a flickering light in the window of the library's bookmobile{u2014}is it a ghost? No, it's a break-in. Someone is looking for a secret among the stacks and it's up to the Spotlight Club to figure out the truth. There is no shortage of suspects: P. Nelson Edward, who says he doesn't know Olga Ratchett, but he does. Olga Ratchett, who is clearly angry with P. Nelson, but why? Why is she so upset about the bookmobile being closed early? And who is the mysterious man with the silver cane? Another mystery needs solving. The Spotlight Club is on the case!
 
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Princess Hyacinth : (the surprising tale of a girl who floated)
Alternative Names

controlled identityAllen, Alex B.

McDonald, Jamie

Parry, Florence Fisher

하이드, 플로렌스

하이드, 플로렌스 P.

ハイド, フローレンス・パリー

ヘイド, フローレンス・パリー

Languages
English (154)

Spanish (9)

German (8)

Swedish (8)

French (2)

Arabic (1)

Covers
The day of Ahmed's secretThe shrinking of TreehornThat's what friends are forSami and the time of the troublesTreehorn's treasureTales for the perfect childThe one and only MarigoldOh, grow up! : poems to help you survive parents, chores, school, and other afflictions