WorldCat Identities

Hughes, Shirley

Works: 4 works in 16 publications in 3 languages and 133 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Christmas stories  Short stories  Historical fiction  Children's audiobooks  History  War fiction 
Roles: Author, Illustrator
Classifications: PZ7.O964, FIC
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Shirley Hughes
The painted garden by Noel Streatfeild( Book )

8 editions published between 1961 and 1985 in English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When an English family spends six months in California, the older and younger children continue their dancing and music, and the plain middle child gets a part in the movie of The Secret Garden
Whistling in the dark by Shirley Hughes( Recording )

4 editions published between 2015 and 2017 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Liverpool, 1940: thirteen-year-old Joan's home is under threat from the Nazi's terrifying nightly air-raids. It is not an easy time to be a teenager, especially with the sweet rationing, strict curfews and blackouts. Joan and best friend Doreen love going to the cinema until the bombings intensify and then even that becomes too dangerous, especially when an army deserter is found lurking near their home. Who is he and why does he think Joan can help him? As the Blitz worsens, Joan and her friends make a discovery that will tear the whole community apart
The thirteen days of Christmas by Jenny Overton( Book )

2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On the first day of Christmas my true love gave to me, a partridge in a pear tree ...We all know this classic Christmas song, but what if someone really did send you all of those gifts? Where would you put all the geese a-laying? Not to mention the lords a-leaping!
Badwater is warm by Shirley Hughes( Book )

2 editions published in 1985 in Dutch and Afrikaans and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Prentenboekje met sfeervolle, kleurige illustraties waarop een klein meisje en haar babybroertje allerlei tegenstellingen tonen. Vanaf ca. 3 jaar
Audience Level
Audience Level
  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.57 (from 0.34 for The thirte ... to 0.80 for Badwater i ...)

The painted garden