WorldCat Identities

Hobbs, Leigh

Overview
Works: 122 works in 369 publications in 3 languages and 6,412 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Pictorial works  Humorous fiction  Picture books  Illustrated works  Comic books, strips, etc 
Roles: Author, Illustrator
Classifications: PZ8.H633, A823.3
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Old Tom, Man of Mystery by Leigh Hobbs( Book )

24 editions published between 1994 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 730 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Angela Throgmorton decides that Old Tom is now big enough to help around the house, he has other ideas
Old Tom's holiday by Leigh Hobbs( Book )

18 editions published between 1995 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 626 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Angela goes off on a vacation that she has won, but is surprised to find that everything reminds her of the cat she thought she left at home
Horrible Harriet by Leigh Hobbs( Book )

22 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in English and held by 441 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Horrible Harriet lives in a nest in the roof of the school. She's mean and nasty and has no friends until Athol Egghead arrives in a hotair balloon and befriends her. Suggested level: junior, primary
Mr Chicken goes to Paris by Leigh Hobbs( Book )

10 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 310 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mr Chicken's friend Yvette has invited him to Paris. As they tour some of the city's most famous sights, Mr Chicken is overcome by the city's magic. Meanwhile, the Parisians don't quite know what to make of a giant chicken wearing a top hat. Suggested level: junior, primary
Fiona the pig by Leigh Hobbs( Book )

8 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in English and Chinese and held by 229 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mr. and Mrs. Pig worry because their daughter Fiona is neat and clean and likes perfumed bubble baths rather than wallowing in the mud
Mr Chicken arriva a Roma (Mr Chicken arrives in Rome) by Leigh Hobbs( Book )

7 editions published between 2016 and 2019 in English and held by 220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mr Chicken has been to Paris and London, but his taste for travel is insatiable - now it's time to visit Rome, a city of ancient wonders and delicious things to eat
Bad Buster by Sofie Laguna( Book )

5 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in English and held by 215 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Working at the 'Doghouse' for 'lost and unwanted dogs' helps Buster to realize his self worth, and change his bad behavior, and make friends at school
Mr Chicken lands on London by Leigh Hobbs( Book )

10 editions published between 2014 and 2016 in English and held by 214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Mr. Chicken can't wait another minute, so he finishes his breakfast, collects his camera and flies to London. He wants to see everything. Join Mr Chicken and let him show you his favourite city in the world"--Back cover
Mr Badger and the big surprise by Leigh Hobbs( Book )

11 editions published between 2010 and 2018 in English and held by 197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mr. Badger, with the help of his assistant, Miss Pims, prepares for Miss Sylvia Smothers-Carruthers' seventh birthday party, not expecting that a surprise lie in store for both him and the birthday girl
Old Tom's big book of beauty by Leigh Hobbs( Book )

6 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and held by 194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Angela Throgmorton adores Old Tom but that doesn't mean there isn't room for improvement. When she gives him "The Big Book of Beauty" the results are astonishing. But will it go to Old Tom's head?
Horrible Harriet's inheritance : in her own words by Leigh Hobbs( Book )

4 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

You may remember Horrible Harriet - she's wicked, wild and larger than life, and she invented Mr Chicken. Well Harriet is back, to claim her inheritance and fill in the gaps in her impressive family tree along the way. These include queens, warriors and yes, a vampire, too ... In this story you will see how Horrible Harriet obtains her rightful inheritance, and in the process learns a lot about her famous and infamous ancestors
4F for freaks by Leigh Hobbs( Book )

3 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and held by 172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Miss Corker has the misfortune to be teaching 4F, the class who just don't want to learn. Suggested level: junior, primary
Old Tom goes to Mars by Leigh Hobbs( Book )

12 editions published between 1994 and 2006 in English and French and held by 165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Old Tom is leaving home, in fact, leaving earth, for Mars! What will Angela Throgmorton do?
Freaks ahoy by Leigh Hobbs( Book )

4 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and held by 162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

4F are all at sea. Who'd have thought so many Freaks could fit on a boat?
Mr Badger and the magic mirror by Leigh Hobbs( Book )

14 editions published between 2011 and 2018 in English and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Life is certainly full of surprises at the Boubles Grand Hotel. When Mr Badger discovers a mirror that is anything but ordinary, he learns more about his favourite hotel than he would ever have dreamed possible
Old Tom's guide to being good by Leigh Hobbs( Book )

9 editions published between 1998 and 2006 in English and held by 140 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hints on common courtesy and manners are humorously conveyed in the imaginary story of Angela Throgmorton's visit to the queen with her cat, Old Tom
Mr Badger and the difficult Duchess by Leigh Hobbs( Book )

4 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mr Badger is used to dealing with guests good and bad. But one day, the day of the Philatelic Society Annual Dinner, an extremely difficult guest arrives, demanding the Royal Suite. Just who is this tall and troublesome woman, and why does she look a little familiar? Suggested level: primary
Old Tom at the beach by Leigh Hobbs( Book )

10 editions published between 1994 and 2007 in English and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Old Tom has never been to the beach before and is eager to see the sights. Suggested level: junior, primary
Hide that horse! by David Metzenthen( Book )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tim is trying to keep a miniature horse in his backyard. The only problem is that it's against the law and Tim has to use all of his wits to keep little Percy from being caught by the horse-hating Ranger Dooley. Suggested level: junior, primary
Mr Badger and the missing ape by Leigh Hobbs( Book )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mr. Badger searches for Algernon, the large ape who went missing from the glass case that stands in the Boubles Grand Hotel's foyer
 
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Old Tom's holiday
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Old Tom's holidayHorrible HarrietMr Chicken goes to ParisFiona the pigBad BusterMr Badger and the big surpriseOld Tom's big book of beauty4F for freaks
Alternative Names
Leigh Hobbs Australian artist

Leigh Hobbs schrijver uit Australië

홉즈, 리 1953-

Languages
English (185)

French (3)

Chinese (1)