WorldCat Identities

Hoffman, Mary 1945-

Overview
Works: 382 works in 1,265 publications in 23 languages and 54,608 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Drama  Young adult works  History  Pictorial works  Fantasy fiction  Folklore  Christmas stories  Picture books 
Roles: Author, Editor, Creator, Contributor, Narrator
Classifications: PZ7.H67562, [E]
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Mary Hoffman
 
Most widely held works by Mary Hoffman
Amazing Grace by Mary Hoffman( Book )

65 editions published between 1991 and 2013 in 10 languages and held by 4,999 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Although a classmate says that she cannot play Peter Pan in the school play because she is black, Grace discovers that she can do anything she sets her mind to do
Boundless Grace by Mary Hoffman( Book )

16 editions published between 1994 and 2008 in English and Spanish and held by 2,172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Grace is invited for a visit with her father and his new family in Africa
Stravaganza : city of masks by Mary Hoffman( Book )

29 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in English and Faroese and held by 1,934 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While sick in bed with cancer, Lucien begins making journeys to a place in a parallel world that resembles Venice, Italy, and he becomes caught up in the political intrigues surrounding the Duchessa who rules the city
Stravaganza : city of stars by Mary Hoffman( Book )

39 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,692 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Georgia has a love of horses. She is desperate to buy a little, dusty winged horse that has appeared in a local antique shop. This tiny, winged horse proves to be the talisman that transports Georgia right into the rivalries and the high-octane excitement of the hugely competitive Stellata horse race
The great big book of families by Mary Hoffman( Book )

18 editions published between 2010 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 1,376 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Features illustrations and descriptions of different types of families and how their lives are similar and different
Stravaganza : city of flowers by Mary Hoffman( Book )

19 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in English and French and held by 1,323 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Seventeen-year-old Sky joins Georgia and the other Stravagante, "who travel between worlds and do what is required," when he leaves London for Giglia, a city similar to Renaissance Florence, and becomes involved in ancient feuds and palace intrigue
The falconer's knot by Mary Hoffman( Book )

26 editions published between 2007 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 1,305 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Silvano and Chiara, teens sent to live in a friary and a nunnery in Renaissance Italy, are drawn to one another and dream of a future together, but when murders are committed in the friary, they must discover who is behind the crimes before they can realize their love
Starring Grace by Mary Hoffman( Book )

9 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in English and held by 1,282 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Grace and her friends have all sorts of adventures during their summer vacation--going to the circus, taking an imaginary safari, making friends with an elderly neighbor, pretending to be astronauts, and calling the paramedics when her grandmother has an accident
An angel just like me by Mary Hoffman( Book )

7 editions published between 1997 and 2007 in English and held by 1,219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An African-American child wonders why all Christmas tree angels look alike and sets out to find an angel that looks just like him
The color of home by Mary Hoffman( Book )

14 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in 4 languages and held by 1,205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hassan, newly-arrived in the United States and feeling homesick, paints a picture at school that shows his old home in Somalia as well as the reason his family had to leave
Princess Grace by Mary Hoffman( Book )

5 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 1,176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Grace wants to participate in her community festival's princess float, but first she must decide what sort of a princess she wants to be--from an African princess in kente cloth robes to a floaty pink fairy tale princess
Stravaganza : city of secrets by Mary Hoffman( Book )

17 editions published between 2008 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,063 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Seventeen-year-old Matt, painfully dyslexic and insecure, discovers that he can travel between worlds after being transported to Talia, where he joins Luciano and other Stravaganti in trying to prevent the di Chimici family's breakthrough into our world
Parables : stories Jesus told by Mary Hoffman( Book )

8 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 1,012 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces and retells eight of the parables told by Jesus
Stravaganza : city of ships by Mary Hoffman( Book )

42 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in 12 languages and held by 1,003 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Feeling inferior to her talented twin brother, teenaged Isabel is transported to a parallel world that resembles the Italian Renaissance city-state of Ravenna, where she tries to save the city from attack by the fierce Gate people
Amazing Grace by Mary Hoffman( )

12 editions published between 1991 and 2011 in English and held by 980 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Although a classmate says that she cannot play Peter Pan in the school play because she is black, Grace discovers that she can do anything she sets her mind to do
A first Bible story book by Mary Hoffman( Book )

27 editions published between 1996 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 930 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of simple retellings of stories from both the Old and New Testaments
Encore, Grace! by Mary Hoffman( Book )

10 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in English and held by 816 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Grace and her group of friends, the Famous Five, face a variety of changes, including a new girl in class, taking part in the Christmas play, losing a dear friend, and challenging the grown-ups in their lives
Grace at Christmas by Mary Hoffman( Book )

4 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 813 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When her grandmother takes in a stranded family at Christmas, Grace is reluctant to share her favorite holiday with strangers, even though the visiting family includes a "real live ballerina."
Sun, moon, and stars by Mary Hoffman( Book )

15 editions published between 1998 and 2001 in 6 languages and held by 810 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Myths, legends and traditions from many cultures that explore the sky, sun, moon, and stars, come together with information on natural phenomenan
A twist in the tail : animal stories from around the world by Mary Hoffman( Book )

5 editions published between 1998 and 2001 in English and held by 715 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Retellings of ten traditional animal tales from around the world
 
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Alternative Names

controlled identityLassiter, Mary

Hoffman, Margaret 1945-

Hoffman, Mary

Hoffman, Mary Margaret 1945-

Hoffmann, Mary 1945-

Hofmane, Mērija 1945-

Hūfmān, Mārī 1945-

Huofuman, Mali, 1945-

Lassiter Mary 1945-....

Mali Huofuman, 1945-

Mary Hoffman britisk skribent

Mary Hoffman Brits schrijver

Mary Hoffman brittisk frfattare

Mary Hoffman crivaine britannique

Mary Hoffman englische Kinderbuchautorin

Mary Hoffman scrittrice inglese

Mērija Hofmane

Мэри Хоффман

האפמאן, מרי 1945-

הופמן, מרי 1945-

ホフマン, メアリー

文 瑪莉 霍夫曼, 1945-

霍夫曼 文 瑪莉, 1945-

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Boundless GraceStravaganza : city of masksStravaganza : city of starsThe great big book of familiesStravaganza : city of flowersThe falconer's knotStarring GraceAn angel just like me