WorldCat Identities

Grindley, Sally

Overview
Works: 473 works in 1,325 publications in 8 languages and 39,009 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Picture books  Readers (Publications)  Epistolary fiction  Bildungsromans  Pictorial works  Toy and movable books  Lift-the-flap books  Children's audiobooks 
Roles: Author, Compiler, Editor, Creator, Adapter, Author of introduction, Other
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Sally Grindley
The little ballerina by Sally Grindley( Book )

16 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in English and held by 1,225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows the activities of a group of young students in their ballet class as they prepare for a show
Dear Max by Sally Grindley( Book )

15 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As Max--who is almost ten--and his favorite author, D.J. Lucas, exchange letters, the two writers help each other with their new books and develop a special friendship
It's my school by Sally Grindley( Book )

2 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 940 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tom is not happy that his younger sister, Alice, is starting kindergarten at his school
No trouble at all by Sally Grindley( Book )

10 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in English and Chinese and held by 918 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Grandfather Bear thinks his cubs are so wonderful, he cannot imagine them being naughty
What are friends for? by Delei Gelin( Book )

17 editions published between 1998 and 2004 in English and Chinese and held by 806 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Even when Figgy Twosocks makes Jefferson Bear cross, they discover that "a friend is forever."
What will I do without you? by Sally Grindley( Book )

10 editions published between 1999 and 2001 in English and held by 695 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Figgy Twosocks sulks when her friend Jefferson Bear goes away to hibernate, but in time she finds a new friend in Hoptail the squirrel and is able to play again with Jefferson after winter ends
Polar Star by Sally Grindley( Book )

18 editions published between 1997 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 676 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows a mother polar bear and her two cubs from their birth to a dangerous encounter with a hungry male bear, describing how the mother protects her offspring until they can fend for themselves
Where are my chicks? by Sally Grindley( Book )

12 editions published between 1999 and 2006 in English and held by 656 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The farm yard animals help Mother Hen find her lost chicks
Who is it? by Sally Grindley( Book )

8 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 639 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The reader is asked to identify fairy tale heroes and villains from clues in the text and illustrations
Bravo, Max! by Sally Grindley( Book )

13 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 633 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As he turns eleven years old, Max continues to exchange letters with his favorite author, from whom he receives some advice about writing a play and about coping with his mother's new boyfriend. Suggested level: primary, intermediate
Captain Pepper's pets by Sally Grindley( Book )

15 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 590 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nasty Captain Pepper orders his poor crew to help him find a pet. The crew try hippos, tigers, and monkeys, but will a very hungry snake be the perfect pirate pet?
A little bit of trouble by Sally Grindley( Book )

6 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in English and Chinese and held by 584 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A bull disrupts the little bears' picnic with their grandfather
Peter's place by Sally Grindley( Book )

11 editions published between 1995 and 2001 in English and Undetermined and held by 574 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Peter helps clean up the disaster when an oil tanker spills its cargo on his shoreline, but only time will truly heal the place
Four black puppies by Sally Grindley( Book )

13 editions published between 1876 and 1996 in English and Undetermined and held by 559 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four black puppies raise havoc in the house before settling down for their nap
I don't want to! by Sally Grindley( Book )

8 editions published between 1990 and 1999 in English and held by 556 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young boy doesn't want to go to nursery school, but after he sees all the fun that everyone has there, he eagerly joins in
Spilled water by Sally Grindley( Book )

16 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and held by 532 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After her father's death, Lu Si-Yan's uncle sells her to a rich family who expect her to work as their servant until she is old enough to marry their son, but when she runs away things only get worse
Shhh! by Sally Grindley( Book )

36 editions published between 1991 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 515 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While touring an intriguing castle, the reader is warned not to wake the giant. Features lift-the-flap illustrations. Suggested level: juniors
The giant postman by Sally Grindley( Book )

17 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 482 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

All the villagers are frightened when the giant postman comes thumping down the street to deliver the mail, but everything changes when Billy takes a letter of his own to the postman's house
Why is the sky blue? by Sally Grindley( Book )

18 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in English and Korean and held by 471 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Although he wants to learn all that wise old Donkey knows, Rabbit cannot sit still to listen to the answers to his questions, but in the end he teaches Donkey some new things
Little Elephant Thunderfoot by Sally Grindley( Book )

5 editions published between 1998 and 2009 in English and Chinese and held by 421 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A baby elephant learns to feel secure with his grandmother, the head of the herd, until shots by poachers change his world
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Dear Max
Covers
Dear MaxIt's my schoolNo trouble at allWhat are friends for?What will I do without you?Polar StarWhere are my chicks?Who is it?
Alternative Names
D. J. Lucas

DJ Lucas

Grindley, Sally, 1953-

Lucas, D. J.

Lucas, D. J. 1953-

Sally Grindley britische Kinderbuchautorin

Sally Grindley Brits auteur

그린드레이, 셜리 1953-

그린들리, 샐리 1953-

グリンドリー, サリー

グリンドレー, サリー

Languages
English (219)

French (24)

Chinese (9)

Spanish (5)

Korean (3)

German (2)

Danish (1)

Arabic (1)