WorldCat Identities

Heide, Florence Parry

Overview
Works: 153 works in 442 publications in 6 languages and 35,854 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Poetry  History  Picture books  Humorous stories  Pictorial works 
Roles: Author, Actor, Creator
Classifications: PZ7.H36, [E]
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Princess Hyacinth : (the surprising tale of a girl who floated) by Florence Parry Heide( Book )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 2,768 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 2,077 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 )
51 editions published between 1971 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 1,859 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
Some things are scary by Florence Parry Heide( Book )
14 editions published between 1969 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,766 WorldCat member 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."
That's what friends are for by Florence Parry Heide( Book )
14 editions published between 1968 and 2007 in English and held by 1,397 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 )
3 editions published between 1992 and 2000 in English and held by 1,281 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 982 WorldCat member 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 )
11 editions published between 1978 and 1989 in 3 languages and held by 921 WorldCat member 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 )
2 editions published between 1996 and 2001 in English and held by 753 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of poems about surviving daily life presented from a child's point of view
The one and only Marigold by Florence Parry Heide( Book )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 736 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
Tales for the perfect child by Florence Parry Heide( Book )
11 editions published between 1985 and 1999 in English and Swedish and held by 718 WorldCat member 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 )
4 editions published between 1990 and 1994 in English and held by 689 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 686 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
Always listen to your mother by Florence Parry Heide( Book )
3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 662 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
Treehorn's wish by Florence Parry Heide( Book )
8 editions published between 1984 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 633 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 593 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Pulcifer's preference for books is considered a grave problem by the television-addicted world around him
Mystery of the melting snowman by Florence Parry Heide( Book )
8 editions published between 1974 and 2013 in English and held by 591 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Spotlight Club detectives are involved in a new case concerning a mysterious man and an iron dog
Banana blitz by Florence Parry Heide( Book )
7 editions published between 1983 and 1989 in French and English and held by 588 WorldCat member 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 556 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 bewitched bookmobile by Florence Parry Heide( Book )
7 editions published between 1975 and 2013 in English and held by 555 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Why would anyone break into a bookmobile and take nothing? The Spotlight Club investigates
 
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Alternative Names

controlled identity Allen, Alex B.

Heide, Florence Perry 1919-
Heide-Gorey, .. 1919-
MacDonald, Jamie
McDonald, Jamie
McDonald, Jamie 1919-
Parry, Florence Fisher
Parry Heide, Florence
Parry Heide, Florence 1919-
Parry Heide, Florence 1919-2011
فلورنس باري هايد، 1919-2011
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 (161)
Spanish (13)
German (11)
French (11)
Swedish (9)
Japanese (1)
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