WorldCat Identities

Jukes, Mavis

Overview
Works: 37 works in 131 publications in 2 languages and 14,190 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Children's films 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PZ7.J9294, FIC
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Mavis Jukes
Like Jake and me by Mavis Jukes( Book )

13 editions published between 1984 and 2012 in English and Chinese and held by 2,545 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alex feels that he does not have much in common with his stepfather Jake until a fuzzy spider brings them together
Blackberries in the dark by Mavis Jukes( Book )

30 editions published between 1984 and 2002 in English and held by 1,960 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nine-year-old Austin visits his grandmother the summer after his grandfather dies and together they try to come to terms with their loss
Growing up : it's a girl thing : straight talk about first bras, first periods, and your changing body by Mavis Jukes( Book )

3 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 1,033 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A guide for pre-adolescent girls to the changes that puberty brings to their bodies, including information about menstruation
It's a girl thing : how to stay healthy, safe, and in charge by Mavis Jukes( Book )

4 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and held by 965 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains what happens to a girl's body as she matures
I'll see you in my dreams by Mavis Jukes( Book )

3 editions published between 1992 and 2002 in English and held by 903 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A girl preparing to visit her seriously ill uncle in the hospital imagines being a skywriter and flying over his bed with a message of love
The guy book : an owner's manual for teens : safety, maintenance, and operating instructions for teens by Mavis Jukes( Book )

3 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 802 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides information for boys on changes that occur in their bodies during puberty and offering advice on sexual topics, nutrition, drugs, girls, and more
The new kid by Mavis Jukes( Book )

6 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and held by 730 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When almost-nine-year-old Carson Blum and his father move to Northern California, he is worried about adjusting to his new, large, public school and finding friends
Be healthy! it's a girl thing : food, fitness, and feeling great by Lilian W. Y Cheung( Book )

3 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in English and held by 722 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A guide for adolescent girls on how to stay healthy and fit, with information on nutrition and exercise
Getting even by Mavis Jukes( Book )

7 editions published between 1988 and 1991 in English and held by 666 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Finding herself the victim of an obnoxious classmate, ten-year-old Maggie receives conflicting advice from her crazy friend Iris and both of her parents, who are still at war two years after their divorce
No one is going to Nashville by Mavis Jukes( Book )

6 editions published between 1983 and 1992 in English and held by 567 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sonia, who plans to be a veterinarian, finds an ally in her stepmother when her father refuses to let her keep a stray dog for her own
Smoke : a novel by Mavis Jukes( Book )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 457 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twelve-year-old Colton and his mother move to a farm in California, away from his grandfather and his rodeo-champion father in Idaho, and after his cat Smoke goes missing, Colt feels even more lonely for his old life
Cinderella 2000 by Mavis Jukes( Book )

5 editions published between 1999 and 2001 in English and held by 443 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fourteen-year-old Ashley has her heart set on spending New Year's Eve 1999 at an exclusive country club party with an Almost Boyfriend, but her plan is endangered by her stepmother and two bratty stepsisters
Planning the impossible by Mavis Jukes( Book )

2 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 437 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As twelve-year-old River and some of her friends work on a handbook for sixth-grade parents, they have to deal with information from the candid Ms. Furley's sex education lessons as well as the efforts of the class flirt to break up several couples
You're a bear by Mavis Jukes( Book )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 424 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young girl pretends she is a bear roaming through the night
Lights around the palm by Mavis Jukes( Book )

2 editions published between 1986 and 1987 in English and held by 390 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Seven-year-old Emma tries to convince her disbelieving older brother that she is teaching their farm animals to read and speak English
Wild Iris Bloom by Mavis Jukes( Book )

4 editions published between 1991 and 1993 in English and held by 318 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Independent-minded and angry at being left at home while her parents travel on business, twelve-year-old Iris gives her babysitter the slip; but a disturbing incident makes her realize that she does need her family and friends
Human interaction with Mrs. Gladys B. Furley, R.N. : expecting the unexpected by Mavis Jukes( Book )

2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twelve-year-old River and her sixth-grade classmates handle the information from their sex education class in different ways, and it leads River to the conclusion that her older sister's unusual behavior is due to pregnancy
Expecting the unexpected by Mavis Jukes( Book )

2 editions published between 1996 and 1999 in English and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twelve-year-old River and her sixth-grade classmates handle the information from their sex education class in different ways, and it leads River to the conclusion that her older sister's unusual behavior is due to pregnancy
Like Jake and me( Visual )

4 editions published between 1989 and 1992 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The relationship between Alex and his stepfather is strengthened when Jake shows his fear of a spider
Like Jake and me by Mavis Jukes( Recording )

1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alex feels that he does not have much in common with his stepfather, Jake, until a fuzzy spider brings them together
 
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Like Jake and me
Alternative Names

controlled identityHudson, Iris

Hudson, Iris

Mavis Jukes American children's writer

Mavis Jukes Amerikaans schrijfster

Mavis Jukes escriptora de literatura infantil estatunidenca

Mavis Jukes escritora de literatura infantil estadounidense

Languages
English (109)

Chinese (1)

Covers
Blackberries in the darkGrowing up : it's a girl thing : straight talk about first bras, first periods, and your changing bodyIt's a girl thing : how to stay healthy, safe, and in chargeI'll see you in my dreamsThe guy book : an owner's manual for teens : safety, maintenance, and operating instructions for teensThe new kidBe healthy! it's a girl thing : food, fitness, and feeling greatSmoke : a novel