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Pinkwater, Jill

Overview
Works: 53 works in 155 publications in 2 languages and 25,394 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Humorous fiction  Detective and mystery fiction 
Roles: Author, Illustrator
Classifications: PZ7.P6335, E
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Jill Pinkwater
 
Most widely held works by Jill Pinkwater
Superpuppy : how to choose, raise, and train the best possible dog for you by Jill Pinkwater( Book )

11 editions published between 1976 and 2002 in English and held by 1,121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A guide to buying, training, and caring for a dog, with special emphasis on understanding its personality, feelings, and reactions to new situations
Irving and Muktuk : two bad bears by Daniel Manus Pinkwater( Book )

4 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in English and held by 1,082 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two muffin-loving polar bears make a yearly attempt to use stealth and subterfuge to get muffins at the Yellowtooth Blueberry Muffin Festival
Young Larry by Daniel Manus Pinkwater( Book )

3 editions published between 1997 and 2004 in English and held by 967 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After being hit on the head by his mother and told to fend for himself, Larry the polar bear floats from Baffin Bay to New Jersey where he gets a job as a lifeguard
Bad bears in the big city : an Irving & Muktuk story by Daniel Manus Pinkwater( Book )

5 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in English and held by 941 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Irving and Muktuk, two muffin-eating polar bears from the frozen north, have some trouble fitting into life at the zoo in Bayone, New Jersey
At the Hotel Larry by Daniel Manus Pinkwater( Book )

4 editions published between 1997 and 2004 in English and held by 930 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young girl and Larry, the polar bear who lives in her father's hotel, enjoy each other's company and, on an outing to the zoo, they discover Larry's brother Roy
Bad bear detectives : an Irving & Muktuk story by Daniel Manus Pinkwater( Book )

3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 917 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Irving and Muktuk, polar bears at the zoo in Bayone, New Jersey, are the natural suspects when someone steals a shipment of imported muffins, but they decide to prove that they are not bad bears by finding the real thief
Buffalo Brenda by Jill Pinkwater( Book )

3 editions published between 1989 and 1992 in English and held by 892 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Determined to make their mark on their high school, ninth graders India Ink and her zany best friend Brenda Tuna organize an underground newspaper and then provide a live buffalo as a mascot for the football team
Looking for Bobowicz : a Hoboken chicken story by Daniel Manus Pinkwater( Book )

4 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 887 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Upon moving to Hoboken, New Jersey, a boy convinces his two new friends to help him track down the mysterious phantom who stole his bicycle, as well as Arthur Bobowicz, owner of a giant chicken that once terrorized local citizens
Ice-cream Larry by Daniel Manus Pinkwater( Book )

3 editions published between 1999 and 2004 in English and held by 843 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After he eats an eighth of a ton of ice cream at Cohen's Cones, Larry the polar bear happily becomes the spokesbear for the Iceberg Ice-Cream Company under the slogan, "I do not feel sick."
The Artsy Smartsy Club by Daniel Manus Pinkwater( Book )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 825 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After three Hoboken children and their giant chicken Henrietta begin to appreciate beautiful sidewalk art, they venture into art class and visits to Manhattan
The lunchroom of doom by Daniel Manus Pinkwater( Book )

8 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and Spanish and held by 819 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Billy Furball, member of the Werewolf Club, is kicked out of the lunchroom for having a food fight with himself and ordered to see a psychiatrist who tries to convince him that he is not really a werewolf, but when aliens invade the town, Billy knows it is time to revert to his true nature
The magic pretzel by Daniel Manus Pinkwater( Book )

8 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and Spanish and held by 777 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fourth-grader Norman Gnormal, who behaves a lot like a dog, finds his first real friends when the principal signs him up for the Werewolf Club at school
Bad bears go visiting : an Irving & Muktuk story by Daniel Manus Pinkwater( Book )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 748 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Irving and Muktuk, two polar bears, enjoy themselves so much when Larry comes to visit them that the next time they escape from the zoo in Bayonne, New Jersey, they decide to pay a visit themselves
Bad bears and a bunny : an Irving and Muktuk story by Daniel Manus Pinkwater( Book )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 745 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Although they intend to live up to their notorious reputations when they are invited to a fancy hotel party, polar bears Irving and Muktuk end up behaving themselves when a scary bunny shows up
Dancing Larry by Daniel Manus Pinkwater( Book )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 734 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Larry the polar bear follows in the footsteps of little Mildred Frobisher's ballet class to overcome strict Madame Swoboda's admonition that "bears have no place in ballet."
Beautiful Yetta : the Yiddish chicken by Daniel Manus Pinkwater( Book )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 715 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Yetta, the beautiful chicken, breaks free from the truck that is carrying her to market. She quickly realizes the big city is nothing like the chicken farm. She is scared and confused until she meets and saves the life of a little, green parrot
Wolf Christmas by Daniel Manus Pinkwater( Book )

4 editions published between 1998 and 2002 in English and held by 711 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On the longest night of the year, a family of wolves takes a run through the woods to see the unusual sight of a human family's Christmas celebration
Second-grade ape by Daniel Manus Pinkwater( Book )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 691 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Flash Fleetwood finds a very quiet gorilla which he names Phil, and, to the delight of the second grade students, their teacher Mrs. Hotdogbun says he may attend school along with them
Sleepover Larry by Daniel Manus Pinkwater( Book )

4 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and held by 672 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After little Mildred Frobisher has a sleepover at the hotel where she lives with her parents and Larry the polar bear, Larry decides that he too would like to host a sleepover for his friends
The Werewolf Club meets Dorkula by Daniel Manus Pinkwater( Book )

9 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 671 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A new student who claims to be a vampire joins the Watson Elementary School Werewolf Club, but the werewolves discover his true secret when fruits and vegetables begin to disappear all over town
 
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Irving and Muktuk : two bad bearsYoung LarryBad bears in the big city : an Irving & Muktuk storyAt the Hotel LarryBad bear detectives : an Irving & Muktuk storyBuffalo BrendaLooking for Bobowicz : a Hoboken chicken storyIce-cream Larry