WorldCat Identities

Littlewood, Valerie

Overview
Works: 77 works in 200 publications in 4 languages and 7,403 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Christmas stories 
Roles: Author, Illustrator
Classifications: PZ7.K5893, FIC
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Most widely held works by Valerie Littlewood
Scarecrow! by Valerie Littlewood( Book )

5 editions published between 1992 and 1995 in English and held by 723 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the familiar human-figured scarecrows and other methods that have been used by farmers throughout history to protect their crops from birds. Includes instructions for making a scarecrow
The glass angels by Susan Hill( Book )

9 editions published between 1991 and 2009 in English and held by 625 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Even through times are hard, Tilly looks forward to spending Christmas with her mother in their small attic apartment, until illness and an accident threaten her plans
Great Grandfather's house by Rumer Godden( Book )

5 editions published between 1992 and 1994 in English and held by 516 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Seven-year-old Keiko, a careless and spoiled Japanese girl, spends three months in the country with Great Grandfather and her cousin Yôji and gradually becomes more gentle and sensible
Fu-dog by Rumer Godden( Book )

4 editions published between 1989 and 1992 in English and held by 489 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of an English girl's search for her Chinese heritage. The embroidered satin Fu-Dog her great-uncle sends her from London's Chinatown enables Li-la to find her Chinese relatives and reconcile the English and Chinese sides of her family. Recommended
Goliath's Christmas by Terrance Dicks( Book )

6 editions published between 1986 and 1992 in English and Afrikaans and held by 336 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A heavy snow just before Christmas and preparations for a party for the senior citizens in his neighborhood bring excitement for David and his dog Goliath, until the party money and old Mrs. Gorringer both disappear
Goliath and the burglar by Terrance Dicks( Book )

5 editions published between 1984 and 1993 in English and held by 289 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A big, good-natured dog unintentionally manages to stop a burglar, with the help of his young owner, and thereby earns his place in a house where his permanent status has been threatened
Only the best by Meguido Zola( Book )

6 editions published between 1981 and 1984 in English and held by 266 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A father tries to decide what is the best gift in the world to give his baby daughter at the festival of Succoth
Pickles by Linda Yeatman( Book )

8 editions published between 1986 and 1989 in English and Afrikaans and held by 243 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Sarah is permanently disabled in an accident, she continues to ride the once-abused pony she nursed back to health and even enters a race
Goliath at the dog show by Terrance Dicks( Book )

3 editions published between 1986 and 1995 in English and held by 231 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a disappearing dog on the day of the local dog show suggests foul play, David's pet Goliath helps solve the mystery
Goliath and the buried treasure by Terrance Dicks( Book )

5 editions published between 1984 and 1994 in English and held by 228 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Canine Goliath's fondness for digging holes gets him into big trouble with the neighbors but also transforms him into the most unlikely hero in town
Lady Daisy by Dick King-Smith( Book )

3 editions published between 1992 and 1993 in English and held by 222 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nine-year-old Ned faces a lot of teasing when he decides to keep a Victorian doll that speaks only to him. Suggested level: primary
Dragon trouble by Penelope Lively( Book )

7 editions published between 1984 and 1994 in 3 languages and held by 203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Peter's birthday gift to his grandfather turns out to be much more unusual, and much more trouble, that either of them could have guessed
Harriet's hare by Dick King-Smith( Book )

4 editions published between 1994 and 1996 in English and held by 196 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hares don't talk. Everyone knows that. But the hare Harriet meets one morning in a corn circle in her father's wheatfield is a very unusual hare: a visitor from the far-off planet Pars, come to spend his holidays on Earth in the form of a talking hare. Wiz, as Harriet names her magical new friend, can speak any language, transform himself into any shape - and, as the summer draws to its close, he has one last, lovely surprise in store for Harriet
The season clock by Valerie Littlewood( Book )

4 editions published between 1986 and 1987 in English and held by 170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Father Time's apprentice tampers with the Season Clock, Spring and Summer are captured and imprisoned in the Season Catcher's castle
Horse pie by Dick King-Smith( Book )

4 editions published between 1993 and 2006 in English and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The large young Shire horses made the retired seaside donkey's life unpleasant until the night she saved them from being rustled and made into horse pies. Suggested level: junior, primary
Goliath on vacation by Terrance Dicks( Book )

1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lovable Goliath disrupts hotel life when David and his parents go on vacation, but the big dog redeems himself by helping solve a mystery of disappearing ponies
Flames in the forest by Ruskin Bond( Book )

1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two boys on a bicycle race against a forest fire to home and safety
Teacher's pet by Terrance Dicks( Book )

5 editions published between 1990 and 1993 in English and held by 144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

David's clumsy and lovable dog Goliath helps him get out of trouble with a seemingly mean math teacher and saves the teacher's job at the same time
Goliath's Easter parade by Terrance Dicks( Book )

2 editions published between 1987 and 1988 in English and held by 126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

David and his dog Goliath try to save the playground in the park by staging an Easter Parade and raising money
Only a show by Anne Fine( Book )

4 editions published between 1990 and 1991 in English and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Everyone in Anna's class must do a five-minute show, but she can't think of anything. Why would anyone listen to her? Anna's mum and her brother keep telling her she is special, very special. But will the rest of her class agree?"--Back cover. Suggested level: primary
 
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The glass angelsGreat Grandfather's houseGoliath at the dog showLady DaisyDragon troubleHarriet's hareHorse pieOnly a show