WorldCat Identities

Preller, James

Overview
Works: 380 works in 1,079 publications in 7 languages and 56,510 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Detective and mystery fiction  Novels  High interest-low vocabulary books  Ghost stories  Baseball stories  Picture books  Christmas fiction  Horror tales 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PZ7.P915, FIC
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by James Preller
Bystander by James Preller( Book )

6 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,856 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thirteen-year-old Eric discovers there are consequences to not standing by and watching as the bully at his new school hurts people, but although school officials are aware of the problem, Eric may be the one with a solution
The case of the Christmas snowman by James Preller( Book )

26 editions published between 1998 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 1,613 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"What's bright and shiny and hard to find? Buried treasure! Jigsaw's class finds a hidden riddle that leads them on a treasure hunt ..."
The case of the mummy mystery by James Preller( Book )

18 editions published between 1999 and 2018 in English and Spanish and held by 1,321 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Detective Jigsaw Jones and his friend, Mila, have a new case to solve after they happen upon a genuine mummy at the class Halloween party
The case of Hermie the missing hamster by James Preller( Book )

13 editions published between 1998 and 2018 in 3 languages and held by 1,276 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The clever, puzzle-crazy Jigsaw Jones utilizes his top-secret detective journal and enlists the help of his ace partner, Mila, to track down a missing hamster
Hiccups for Elephant by James Preller( Book )

15 editions published between 1994 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 1,276 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

None of the other animals can sleep because Elephant has the hiccups
A pirate's guide to first grade by James Preller( Book )

12 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and held by 1,239 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young pirate and his crew embark on a grand adventure when they board the bus for the first day of first grade
Six innings : a game in the life by James Preller( Book )

15 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and Korean and held by 1,222 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Earl Grubb's Pool Supplies plays Northeast Gas & Electric in the Little League championship game, while Sam, who has cancer and is in a wheelchair, has to call the play-by-play instead of participating in the game
The case of the bicycle bandit by James Preller( Book )

22 editions published between 1984 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 1,134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Someone stole 'Old Rusty, ' Ralphie Jordan's trusty bicycle. Jigsaw and Mila hit the trail to track down the thief. But one piece of the puzzle doesn't fit. Who would take a hand-me-down bike? Solving this case is an uphill ride for ace detectives Jigsaw and Mila
The case of the spooky sleepover by James Preller( Book )

17 editions published between 1999 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jigsaw Jones finds himself investigating the perfect case and piecing together all the ghostly clues when Ralphie Jones cannot sleep at night because something is making scary noises in his room
The case of the stolen baseball cards by James Preller( Book )

6 editions published between 1999 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 1,049 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eddie brought his baseball cards to school and now they seem to be missing. It's up to Jigsaw Jones and his partner Mila to solve this puzzling case
The case of the marshmallow monster by James Preller( Book )

17 editions published between 1984 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,035 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While on a class camping trip, Danika informs Jigsaw that there is a Marshmallow Monster haunting the lake, so Jigsaw joins foces with Mila to find out the truth
The case of the class clown by James Preller( Book )

17 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,025 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jigsaw tries to find out who is playing practical jokes in class
Wake me in spring by James Preller( Book )

11 editions published between 1994 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,006 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mouse feels sad because his best friend Bear is getting ready to go to bed for the winter
The case of the secret valentine by James Preller( Book )

15 editions published between 1999 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 955 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Second-grade sleuth Jigsaw Jones gets another opportunity to solve a bizarre mystery and join forces with his friend Mila to solve a baffling Valentine's Day puzzle
The case of the runaway dog by James Preller( Book )

5 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 949 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jigsaw is upset because his dog, Rags, is missing so Jigsaw and Mila set out to find him
Home sweet horror by James Preller( Book )

11 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 941 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After the death of his mother, eight-year-old Liam and his father and sister move to a new house for a fresh start, but Liam soon discovers that the old house is haunted
The case of the stinky science project by James Preller( Book )

6 editions published between 1984 and 2000 in English and held by 930 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bobby fooled Sally-Ann with a phony magic trick. It was a spoiled science project
The case of the great sled race by James Preller( Book )

9 editions published between 1999 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 917 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When someone steals Bigs Maloney's sled right before the great sled race, it's up to detectives Jigsaw and Mila to solve the case
The case of the best pet ever by James Preller( Book )

14 editions published between 2003 and 2018 in English and held by 913 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The prize for the pet show is missing. Jigsaw enters his dog Rags in the contest and has an idea to solve the case
The case of the haunted scarecrow by James Preller( Book )

10 editions published between 1984 and 2019 in English and held by 886 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jigsaw and Mila discover what appears to be a living scarecrow while investigating a new case
 
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Bystander
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The case of the Christmas snowmanThe case of the mummy mysteryThe case of Hermie the missing hamsterHiccups for ElephantA pirate's guide to first gradeSix innings : a game in the lifeThe case of the bicycle banditThe case of the spooky sleepover
Alternative Names
James Preller American writer

James Preller escritor estadounidense

James Preller kinderboekenschrijver

James Preller shkrimtar amerikan

Preller, James

프렐러, 제임스 1961-

Languages
English (188)

Spanish (55)

Catalan (9)

German (3)

Korean (3)

Arabic (2)

Hindi (1)