WorldCat Identities

Paraskevas, Betty

Overview
Works: 79 works in 134 publications in 1 language and 6,520 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Animated television programs  Children's television programs  Easter stories  Stories in rhyme  Action and adventure television programs  Fantasy television programs  Television programs  Drama 
Roles: Author, Bibliographic antecedent, Conceptor
Classifications: PZ7.P2135, E
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Betty Paraskevas
Nibbles O'Hare by Betty Paraskevas( Book )

2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 555 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nibbles O'Hare and his friend Struts, the pigeon, are a couple of city dwellers on the run from the owner of a restaurant where Nibbles used to steal vegetables. They find an abandoned playhouse deep in the country, and with the help of a friendly squirrel named Wacky Shellhammer, they turn it into a pleasant little home. Their new rabbit neighbors don't take well to strangers, and they want Nibbles out until he announces that he is the Easter bunny. But Easter is coming soon, and Nibbles will have to find a way to live up to his claim. Once again, Betty Paraskevas and Michael Paraskevas charm readers with this delightful holiday story
On the edge of the sea by Betty Paraskevas( Book )

5 editions published between 1992 and 1999 in English and held by 476 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A boy dreams that he lives in a sand castle on the edge of the sea
The tangerine bear by Betty Paraskevas( Book )

7 editions published between 1997 and 2000 in English and held by 471 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A teddy bear, not sold because of a crooked mouth and faded to a tangerine color, finds friends and a new home in a second-hand shop
Hoppy & Joe by Betty Paraskevas( Book )

3 editions published between 1999 and 2002 in English and held by 448 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A lonely dog befriends an injured seagull at the beach, and together they find a way to go south
On the day the tall ships sailed by Betty Paraskevas( Book )

2 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 400 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As the tall ships sail into New York Harbor to celebrate the Fourth of July, a bald eagle soars in the sky overhead, a regal symbol with shining armor and eyes like canary diamonds
Monster Beach by Betty Paraskevas( Book )

2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 319 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A rhyming story about a young boy who is frightened by a mysterious sea monster while visiting his grandfather's beach house
Marvin the tap dancing horse by Betty Paraskevas( Book )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 290 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Marvin, a tap-dancing horse in a small traveling carnival, finds success and fame on Broadway but misses his friends from the old life
Junior Kroll by Betty Paraskevas( Book )

4 editions published between 1993 and 2000 in English and held by 284 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Humorous poems depict various events in a lively young boy's life, including taking his baby cousin for a walk, disrupting a garden club meeting, and making an unusual birthday cake for his grandfather
Maggie and the Ferocious beast : the big scare by Betty Paraskevas( Book )

6 editions published between 1999 and 2001 in English and held by 278 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Maggie and Hamilton help their friend, the Ferocious Beast, when he confesses that he is afraid of mice
The strawberry dog by Betty Paraskevas( Book )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 234 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A homeless and independent dog and a lonely man find companionship at a beach resort
Maggie and the Ferocious Beast : adventures in Nowhere Land( Visual )

4 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in English and held by 228 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Whether painting, playing in the snow, singing or exploring new places, Maggie, the Ferocious Beast, and Hamilton Hocks sure know how to have a good time. In Nowhere Land, the sky's the limit to how much fun you can have!
Maggie and the Ferocious Beast : the big carrot by Betty Paraskevas( Book )

2 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Maggie, Hamilton, and the Ferocious Beast help a stubborn rabbit dig up a gigantic carrot
Maggie and the Ferocious Beast( Visual )

4 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in English and held by 225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Maggie has a bagful of very unusual jelly beans - for starters, they won't stop arguing over which color jeally bean is the best. When a flood whisks away Hamilton's box, the gang set out on an adventrue to rescue it with the help of the Jelly Bean Team. After a heavy rainfall, Hamilton, Maggie and Beast travel to Mud Creek looking for the end of the rainbow. While at a slumber party, Beast yearns for a pair of Bunny Slippers until he discovers something special about his own slippers
Gracie Graves and the kids from room 402 by Betty Paraskevas( Book )

2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 218 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brief humorous poems describe each of the fourteen boys and thirteen girls in Ms. Gracie Graves' class
Maggie and the Ferocious Beast( Visual )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in English and held by 213 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hamilton the chef needs an extra big pumpkin for one of his famous recipes, but when Beast and Maggie arrive with the other ingredients, they find that Hamilton has dug his way into a big problem. Nowhere Land gets its own train as Hamilton, Beast and Maggie lay on the tracks. During a contest to see who can shout the loudest, the Beast roars a little too ferociously and loses his voice. When Maggie, Hamilton and Beast discover they need honey for their tea party, Hamilton dresses up like a bee to get some from a nearby hive
A very Kroll Christmas by Betty Paraskevas( Book )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of poems describes how Junior Kroll and his family get ready for Christmas
Peter Pepper's pet spectacular by Betty Paraskevas( Book )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Performing pets in colorful attire compete for the top prize in Peter Pepper's talent show
The ferocious beast with the polka-dot hide by Betty Paraskevas( Book )

2 editions published between 1996 and 2000 in English and held by 175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After outsmarting the beast that was planning to eat him, a piglet stays on to cook for the beast
Cecil Bunions and the midnight train by Betty Paraskevas( Book )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 140 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young boy has a dreamlike adventure on the Midnight Super Train where he meets Cecil Bunions, a private eye
Junior Kroll and company by Betty Paraskevas( Book )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Junior Kroll creates havoc in the family with his saxophone lessons, pet parrot, and attempts to get along with eccentric relatives
 
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Nibbles O'Hare
Alternative Names
Betty Paraskevas Amerikaans schrijfster (1929-2010)

Paraskevas, Betty

Paraskevas Rita E.

Бетти Параскевас

פרסקיוס, בטי

Languages
English (56)

Covers
On the edge of the seaThe tangerine bearHoppy & JoeOn the day the tall ships sailedMonster BeachMarvin the tap dancing horseJunior KrollMaggie and the Ferocious beast : the big scare