WorldCat Identities

Offen, Hilda

Overview
Works: 179 works in 452 publications in 5 languages and 10,147 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Stories in rhyme  Nursery rhymes  Christmas stories  Pictorial works  Picture books  Fantasy fiction 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Creator, Artist
Classifications: PZ8.3.O336, E
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Hilda Offen
A fox got my socks by Hilda Offen( Book )

15 editions published between 1992 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 653 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[Rhymed text and illustrations describe what happens on washing day when the wind blows away the clothes. Includes instructions for imitating the actions shown in the illustrations]
Nice work, Little Wolf! by Hilda Offen( Book )

12 editions published between 1991 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 591 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Porker family boss around their pet wolf once too often
The sheep made a leap by Hilda Offen( Book )

6 editions published between 1993 and 1998 in English and Undetermined and held by 459 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As various animals perform in a show, the reader is encouraged to imitate their movements
As quiet as a mouse by Hilda Offen( Book )

9 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in English and held by 431 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rhyming text describes animals making a variety of decidedly human-like noises, such as clapping, giggling, and snoring
Elephant pie by Hilda Offen( Book )

6 editions published between 1993 and 2000 in English and held by 380 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Snipper-Snapper family orders a birthday pie from Mrs. Elephant
Good girl, Gracie Growler! by Hilda Offen( Book )

7 editions published between 1995 and 2000 in English and Korean and held by 363 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Although Gracie's new baby brother gets a great deal of attention from the adults, she finds that he is giving her all of his attention
Rita the rescuer by Hilda Offen( Book )

6 editions published between 1981 and 2002 in English and held by 207 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Is it a jet plane? A javelin? A flash of greased lightning? No, it's the amazing Rita the Rescuer, whose identity is a special secret. Suggested level: junior, primary
A treasury of Mother Goose( Book )

1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traditional nursery rhymes include The House That Jack Built, The Queen of Hearts, Three Little Kittens, The Cat and the Fiddle, Little Jack Horner, Simple Simon, and Old Mother Hubbard
SOS for Rita by Hilda Offen( Book )

6 editions published between 1992 and 2004 in English and held by 188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mrs Pepperpot and the treasure by Alf Prøysen( Book )

7 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and held by 175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mrs. Pepperpot faces unexpected danger when her cat takes her across the boys' playground, across a field full of magpies, and through a neighbor's dog-guarded yard in order to find the cat's hidden treasure
Happy Christmas, Rita! by Hilda Offen( Book )

5 editions published between 1993 and 2001 in English and held by 169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rita Potter is the youngest member of the Potter family, with a special secret, she is also Rita the Rescuer. Suggested level: junior
The wizard's warning by Hilda Offen( Book )

2 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Prince Florian has to complete four tasks before he can become king
Watch out for witches! by Hilda Offen( Book )

4 editions published between 1996 and 2008 in English and held by 161 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Owing to the fairy godmother not completing her spell, Prince Pompom grows up without manners or common sense, and he will keep going into the woods where the five witches live
Practically perfect by Hilary McKay( Book )

7 editions published between 1996 and 2009 in English and Dutch and held by 149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Queen must be married to make life more bearable decide the ladies-in-waiting!. 8 yrs+
Happy and glorious by Hilary McKay( Book )

7 editions published between 1996 and 2009 in English and Dutch and held by 146 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Queen is not happy because it is her unofficial birthday and no-one has bought her a present
Mrs Pepperpot at the bazaar by Alf Prøysen( Book )

8 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and held by 142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Just as she is making gingerbread cookies to donate as a prize to the school bazaar, Mrs. Pepperpot shrinks to the size of a teacup, so she dresses up as a clockwork doll and donates herself
Bella at the ballet by Brian Ball( Book )

3 editions published between 1990 and 2001 in English and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bella can't wait to go to her first ballet lesson - she wants to be a famous ballerina. But why does Baby Tommy have to come too? Bella is sure that he will spoil everything. But in the end it's hard tp know who enjoys the class more - Bella or Tommy!
Rita in Rocky Park by Hilda Offen( Book )

6 editions published between 2000 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Roll up! Roll up! It's Rita by Hilda Offen( Book )

3 editions published between 1998 and 2003 in English and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mother Goose nursery rhymes( Book )

7 editions published between 1985 and 1995 in English and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An illustrated collection of traditional rhymes
 
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Audience level: 0.42 (from 0.14 for The sheep ... to 0.78 for Bella at t ...)

A treasury of Mother Goose
Alternative Names
Offen, Hilda

Languages
English (113)

German (5)

Dutch (3)

Italian (1)

Korean (1)

Covers
Nice work, Little Wolf!As quiet as a mouseElephant pieGood girl, Gracie Growler!Rita the rescuerA treasury of Mother GooseSOS for RitaMrs Pepperpot and the treasure