WorldCat Identities

Horvath, Polly

Overview
Works: 98 works in 467 publications in 9 languages and 29,832 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Humorous fiction  Children's audiobooks  Detective and mystery fiction  Paranormal fiction  Historical fiction  Action and adventure fiction  Fiction  Young adult works 
Roles: Author, Narrator, Translator, Creator
Classifications: PS3558.O7276, FIC
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Polly Horvath
 
Most widely held works by Polly Horvath
Everything on a waffle by Polly Horvath( Book )

31 editions published between 2000 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 3,936 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eleven-year-old Primrose living in a small fishing village in British Columbia recounts her experiences and all that she learns about human nature and the unpredictability of life in the months after her parents are lost at sea
My one hundred adventures by Polly Horvath( Book )

11 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 3,403 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twelve-year-old Jane, who lives at the beach in a run-down old house with her mother, two brothers, and sister, has an eventful summer accompanying her pastor on bible deliveries, meeting former boyfriends of her mother's, and being coerced into babysitting for a family of ill-mannered children
Northward to the moon by Polly Horvath( Book )

12 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and German and held by 2,600 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When her stepfather loses his job in Saskatchewan, Jane and the rest of the family set off on a car trip, ending up in Nevada after improbably being given a bag full of possibly stolen money
The trolls by Polly Horvath( Book )

21 editions published between 1999 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 2,003 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eccentric Aunt Sally comes from Canada to babysit the Anderson children while their parents are on a trip to Paris and every night the bedtime story adds another piece to a very suspect family history
The canning season by Polly Horvath( Book )

47 editions published between 2003 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 1,981 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thirteen-year-old Ratchet spends a summer in Maine with her eccentric great-aunts Tilly and Penpen, hearing strange stories from the past and encountering a variety of unusual and colorful characters
Mr. and Mrs. Bunny-- detectives extraordinaire! by Polly Horvath( Book )

26 editions published between 2011 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 1,477 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Middle-schooler Madeline's hippy parents have been kidnapped from Hornby Island, Canada, by foxes and Madeline, upon discovering that she can understand animal languages, hires two rabbit detectives to find them
The Pepins and their problems by Polly Horvath( Book )

16 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 1,373 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The reader is invited to help solve the Pepin family's unusual problems, which include having a cow who creates lemonade rather than milk and having to cope with a competitive neighbor
One year in Coal Harbor by Polly Horvath( Book )

2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 1,309 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a small fishing village in British Columbia, twelve-year-old Primrose tries to be a matchmaker for her Uncle Jack, befriends Ked, a new foster child, tries to decide if she is willing to go to jail for her convictions, and together with Ked, publishes a cook book to raise money for the Fisherman's Aid. Includes recipes
Everything on a waffle by Polly Horvath( Recording )

21 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in English and held by 956 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eleven-year-old Primrose recounts her experiences and all that she learns about human nature and the unpredictability of life in a small fishing village in British Columbia in the months after her parents are lost at sea
The vacation by Polly Horvath( Book )

14 editions published between 2005 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 902 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When his parents go to Africa to work as missionaries, twelve-year-old Henry's eccentric aunts, Pigg and Mag, take him on a cross-country car trip, allowing him to gain insight into his family and himself
The night garden by Polly Horvath( Book )

12 editions published between 2017 and 2019 in English and held by 879 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It is World War II, and Franny and her parents, Sina and Old Tom, enjoy a quiet life on a farm on Vancouver Island. Franny writes, Sina sculpts, and Old Tom tends to their many gardens--including the ancient, mysterious night garden. Their peaceful life is interrupted when their neighbour begs Sina to watch her children. Soon after the children move in, amid the chaos of the household, Sina sees UFOs, a hermit makes himself useful, a mystery involving the neighbour's husband and a spy plane emerges, and the night garden reveals its powers of wish fulfillment
Lord and Lady Bunny -- almost royalty! by Polly Horvath( Book )

11 editions published between 2014 and 2016 in English and held by 827 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Madeleine and her hippie parents travel to England to run a candy shop. Meanwhile Mr. and Mrs. Bunny also travel to England, where Mrs. Bunny tries to weasel her way into the ranks of royalty"--
Mr. and Mrs. Bunny-- detectives extraordinaire! by Polly Horvath( Recording )

11 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 752 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Middle-schooler Madeline's hippy parents have been kidnapped from Hornby Island, Canada, by foxes and Madeline, upon discovering that she can understand animal languages, hires two rabbit detectives to find them
When the circus came to town by Polly Horvath( Book )

11 editions published between 1996 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 730 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Although Ivy and her family welcome the Halibuts, and their son Alfred becomes her best friend, not all the townspeople are pleased to have circus people as neighbors, especially as other circus families move in
Very rich by Polly Horvath( Book )

11 editions published between 2018 and 2019 in English and held by 676 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ten-year-old Rupert, from a very large, very poor family, accidentally becomes part of an eccentric rich family's life beginning at Christmas, and soon sees that wealth is not everything
An occasional cow by Polly Horvath( Book )

6 editions published between 1989 and 1998 in English and held by 635 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Imogene is sent from New York City to spend the summer with her cousins on an Iowa farm
My one hundred adventures by Polly Horvath( Recording )

11 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 552 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An ambitious 12-year-old named Jane has spent numerous summers with family and friends but now is ready for more adventurous times. The summer brings her an abundance of memorable encounters and journeys that fill Jane's heart with enormous joy. In the end, however, she learns that life is one big soul searching adventure
One year in Coal Harbor by Polly Horvath( Recording )

9 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 474 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a small fishing village in British Columbia, twelve-year-old Primrose tries to be a matchmaker for her Uncle Jack, befriends Ked, a new foster child, tries to decide if she is willing to go to jail for her convictions, and together with Ked, publishes a cook book to raise money for the Fisherman's Aid. Includes recipes
The Corps of the Bare-Boned Plane by Polly Horvath( Book )

14 editions published between 2007 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 469 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When their parents are killed in a train accident, cousins Meline and Jocelyn, who have little in common, are sent to live with their wealthy, eccentric, and isolated Uncle Marten on his island off the coast of British Columbia, where they are soon joined by other oddly disconnected and troubled people
M is for Mountie : an RCMP alphabet by Polly Horvath( )

4 editions published between 2008 and 2015 in English and held by 467 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The traditions, mission, and important work of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police are explained using the alphabet format. Topics include badges, investigation, Musical Ride, and rank. Poems are used to introduce each subject accompanied by side-bar text filled with detailed text"--Provided by publisher
 
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My one hundred adventuresNorthward to the moonThe trollsThe canning seasonMr. and Mrs. Bunny-- detectives extraordinaire!The Pepins and their problemsEverything on a waffleThe vacation
Alternative Names

controlled identityBunny, Mr. (Fictitious character)

controlled identityBunny, Mrs.

Horvath, P. 1957-

Hōvasu, Porī 1957-

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ホーヴァート, ポリー

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