WorldCat Identities

Ambrus, Glenys

Overview
Works: 86 works in 161 publications in 1 language and 4,947 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Legends  Christmas stories  Biography 
Roles: Author, Illustrator
Classifications: PZ7.C2696, FIC
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Glenys Ambrus
Santa Claus forever! by Carolyn Haywood( Book )

6 editions published between 1983 and 1988 in English and held by 837 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After a particularly difficult Christmas Eve, Santa decides to retire, but when he sees his replacement, he changes his mind
A valentine fantasy by Carolyn Haywood( Book )

2 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 677 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A tale of how Valentine's Day came into existence and of how the heart became its symbol
A Christmas fantasy by Carolyn Haywood( Book )

5 editions published between 1972 and 1973 in English and held by 552 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Relates the boyhood of Santa Claus and how he got into the "present business."
Rent-a-genius by Gillian Cross( Book )

6 editions published between 1991 and 2003 in English and held by 203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sophy's efforts to be helpful at home aren't warmly received so she comes up with a scheme to help others -but things don't go according to plan
The poor pigeon by Ann Thwaite( Book )

4 editions published between 1974 and 1976 in English and held by 170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A pigeon flies into a window in Rob's house, breaking the window and making a mess of the house as it tries to get out again
Horrible boy by Ann Thwaite( Book )

2 editions published between 1975 and 1976 in English and held by 160 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A little boy finds a way of avoiding going on a visit with his mother
Santa Claus takes off! by Victor G Ambrus( Book )

2 editions published between 1990 and 1993 in English and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Santa Claus has transport trouble and doesn't think he'll be able to deliver all the presents in time, until he puts some to use to help him get around
Aunt Isabella's umbrella by Alison Winn( Book )

2 editions published between 1976 and 1977 in English and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Arabella's aunt gets mad at her for not handling the umbrella properly, but the next time Aunt Isabella uses it, she has some trouble herself
Brenda the Bold by Jean Ure( Book )

3 editions published between 1986 and 1993 in English and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Santa Claus snowed under! by Victor G Ambrus( Book )

2 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in English and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The day after yesterday by Geraldine Kaye( Book )

2 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eleven-year-old Su Su, quiet, serious, and haunted by a terrifying episode from her Hong Kong past, begins to feel at home in England only after she finds a friend to confide in
A piece of parkin : a true story from the autobiography of Frances Hodgson Burnett by Ann Thwaite( Book )

1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The doughnut ring by Alexander McCall Smith( Book )

2 editions published between 1992 and 1994 in English and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the school janitor's car is stolen, Jim decides to raise some money for another one by holding a doughnut sale; but when he runs out of doughnuts and comes up with a plan to meet the demand he soon has more doughnuts than he bargained for. Suggested level: junior, primary
The chatterbox by Ann Thwaite( Book )

1 edition published in 1978 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The girls' gang by Rose Impey( Book )

2 editions published between 1986 and 1989 in English and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mr Mills has never had any real trouble with girls in the past. But now the Turner twins, Sandra and Jane, are in his class and "The Girls' Gang" is formed. Then the real trouble begins
The terribly plain princess, and other stories by Pamela Oldfield( Book )

3 editions published between 1977 and 1983 in English and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Princes and princesses, witches and wizards, dragons, ogres, mermaids, goblins... The traditional fairytale folk appear in Pamela Oldfield's brand-new stories. Some of the eleven tales are a bit scary, some are very funny, and all are entralling
The donkey Christmas by Geraldine Kaye( Book )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The School Pool Gang by Geraldine Kaye( Book )

2 editions published between 1986 and 1989 in English and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Chocolate touch by Patrick Skene Catling( Book )

3 editions published between 1990 and 2000 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When John Midas acquires a magical gift, everything his lips touch turns into chocolate
 
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Alternative Names
アンブラス, グレニス

Languages
English (51)

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Brenda the BoldThe Chocolate touch