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Gripe, Maria 1923-2007

Overview
Works: 426 works in 1,856 publications in 26 languages and 6,847 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Fairy tales  Drama  Film adaptations  Children's films 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Author of screenplay, Creator, Bibliographic antecedent, Scenarist
Classifications: PZ7.G8875, FIC
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Maria Gripe
 
Most widely held works by Maria Gripe
The glassblower's children by Maria Gripe( Book )

86 editions published between 1964 and 2016 in 8 languages and held by 718 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

By the Winner of the Hans? Christian Andersen Medal for Lifetime Achievement in Children?s Literature Albert the Glassblower and Sofia are the loving parents of little Klas and Klara. Albert makes the most beautiful glass bowls and vases (unfortunately they are so impractical that no one will buy them), while Sofia supports the family by working in the fields. Every year Albert goes to the fair to try to sell his wares, and sometimes Sofia and the children go too. At the fair the family meets Flutter Mildweather, a weaver of magical rugs that foretell the future, and Klas and Klara come the attention of the splendid Lord and Lady of All Wishes Town, who have everything they want except for one thing: children. Full of curious and vivid characters?like the one-eyed raven Wise Wit, who can only see the bright side of life, and the monstrous governess Nana, whose piercing song can shatter glass?The Glassblower?s ChildrenThe Glassblower?s Children Maria Gripe has drawn on fairy tales and Norse myths to tell a thrilling story with a very modern sensibility
Agnes Cecilia by Maria Gripe( Book )

22 editions published between 1984 and 2005 in 5 languages and held by 539 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After experiencing several inexplicable incidents, lonely Nora receives a strangely lifelike doll, which leads her to discover long-hidden secrets about her family
Elvis and his secret by Maria Gripe( Book )

81 editions published between 1972 and 2014 in 12 languages and held by 474 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Six year-old Elvis tries to understand the unreasonable grownups around him and determines to follow his own inclinations despite their constant interference
The night daddy by Maria Gripe( Book )

47 editions published between 1968 and 2012 in 7 languages and held by 431 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A fatherless girl whose mother works nights rejects the idea of a baby-sitter but rather enjoys having an eccentric young writer as her "night daddy."
Hugo and Josephine by Maria Gripe( Book )

45 editions published between 1962 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 344 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Julia's house by Maria Gripe( Book )

30 editions published between 1971 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 319 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When rumor has it that Julia's house is going to be torn down, she and her "night daddy" Peter try to find a way to save it
Pappa Pellerin's daughter by Maria Gripe( Book )

96 editions published between 1963 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 318 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Loella cannot remember her father, a poet who abondoned his family. Her mother is a ship's cook and Loella lives in a cottage and cares for her twin brothers. At age twelve she faces many problems on the road to maturity
In the time of the bells by Maria Gripe( Book )

39 editions published between 1965 and 2012 in 7 languages and held by 304 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Although the astrologers have tried to ignore it, a young king and his whipping boy sense a force that directs their future
Elvis and his friends by Maria Gripe( Book )

59 editions published between 1973 and 2014 in 11 languages and held by 303 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With very little help from his interfering parents, six-year-old Elvis adjusts to starting school and finally figures out how to handle his mother
Josephine by Maria Gripe( Book )

66 editions published between 1961 and 2014 in 14 languages and held by 295 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The adventures of the youngest daughter of a Swedish country parson. One of a trilogy
The green coat by Maria Gripe( Book )

21 editions published between 1974 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 279 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On one Saturday in May Fredrika changes her personality and subsequently learns how to deal with her family and friends through "Her Self."
Hugo by Maria Gripe( Book )

62 editions published between 1956 and 2014 in 12 languages and held by 261 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The adventures of Hugo as he and his friend, Josephine, think up schemes to earn money. One of a trilogy
The land beyond by Maria Gripe( Book )

22 editions published between 1967 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A tale, told once as a fairy tale and once as an allegory, recording the various reactions to an explorer's announcement that he has discovered a land not on the map
Skuggan över stenbänken by Maria Gripe( Book )

34 editions published between 1982 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Carolin appears as the new maid, she raises many disturbing questions about the household in which she now lives. When they are answered, the family will never be the same
Fuori, sotto, tocca a te! by Maria Gripe( Book )

6 editions published between 1989 and 1998 in Italian and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Agnes Cecilia by Maria Gripe( Book )

30 editions published between 1981 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After experiencing several inexplicable incidents. Nora receives a strangely life like doll, which leads her to discover long hidden secrets about her family
Ugo e Carolina by Maria Gripe( Book )

6 editions published between 1993 and 2002 in Italian and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Carolina wordt gepest op school, maar haar nieuwe vriendje Ugo steekt daar een stokje voor
El "auténtico" Elvis by Maria Gripe( Book )

27 editions published between 1976 and 2014 in Spanish and Swedish and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

7-årige Elvis funderer over tilværelsens mange sammenhænge og de besynderlige voksnes adfærd, mens hans mor synes, han bliver vanskeligere med årene
Il mistero di Agnes Cecilia by Maria Gripe( Book )

3 editions published in 1994 in Italian and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After experiencing several inexplicable incidents, lonely Nora receives a strangely lifelike doll, which leads her to discover long-hidden secrets about her family
I figli del mastro vetraio by Maria Gripe( Book )

6 editions published between 1988 and 1998 in Italian and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
The glassblower's children
Alternative Names
Gelipei, Maliya 1923-2007

Gelipo, Maliya 1923-2007

Gkripe, Maria 1923-2007

Gripe, María

Gripe, Maria 1923-

Grīpe, Marija 1923-2007

Gripeh, Mariyah 1923-2007

Gripih, Marya 1923-2007

Gurīpe, Maria 1923-2007

Hripe, Marija 1923-2007

Maria Gripe schwedische Schriftstellerin

Maria Gripe svensk författare

Maria Gripe svensk skribent

Maria Gripe Swedish children's writer

Maria Gripe Zweeds schrijfster

Maria Gripe Zweeds schrijver

Walter, Maria 1923-2007

Грипе, Мария

Грипе, Мария 1923-2007

Марія Гріпе

ماریا گریپه نویسنده سوئدی

그리페, M. 1923-2007

그리페, 마리아 1923-2007

グリーペ, マリア

格里佩, 玛丽娅

Languages
Covers
Elvis and his secretSkuggan över stenbänkenAgnes Cecilia