WorldCat Identities

Kidder, Harvey

Overview
Works: 58 works in 119 publications in 2 languages and 11,715 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Juvenile works  Historical fiction  War fiction  War stories  Allegories  Psychological fiction  Baseball stories  Biography 
Roles: Author, Illustrator
Classifications: PS1449.C85, 813.4
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Harvey Kidder
The kid who only hit homers by Matt Christopher( Book )

6 editions published between 1972 and 1995 in English and held by 1,589 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A boy becomes a phenomenal baseball player one summer when a mysterious stranger resembling Babe Ruth befriends him
Look who's playing first base by Matt Christopher( Book )

5 editions published between 1971 and 2009 in English and held by 1,228 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mike Hagin offers his new friend from Russia the first baseman's position on the little league team before he finds out the boy can't play baseball
Tough to tackle by Matt Christopher( Book )

6 editions published between 1971 and 1987 in English and held by 1,195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Disappointed at first by being too large to play quarterback, Boots discovers that there is as much challenge in playing tackle
Catch that pass! by Matt Christopher( Book )

3 editions published between 1969 and 1989 in English and held by 1,185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Only one thing keeps Jim from being the best linebacker in the team - his fear of getting tackled. But his friend Chuckie knows Jim isn't a coward. With Chuckie's special courage as an example, can Jim find the strength to face his fears head-on'
Johnny Long Legs by Matt Christopher( Book )

6 editions published between 1970 and 2005 in English and held by 1,104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Even though he is the tallest member of the basketball team, a young boy finds he is far from being the best player
Shortstop from Tokyo by Matt Christopher( Book )

6 editions published between 1970 and 1994 in English and held by 942 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the new boy from Tokyo takes over Stogie Crane's position as shortstop, the two boys encounter the first of several barriers to their friendship
Face-off by Matt Christopher( Book )

3 editions published between 1972 and 1989 in English and held by 881 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Although he loves the game, a young hockey player discovers he is handicapped while playing by his fear of the puck
The kids' book of chess by Harvey Kidder( Book )

4 editions published between 1970 and 1990 in English and held by 753 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the history of chess, describes the pieces and how they move, and discusses the strategy of the game
Illustrated chess for children by Harvey Kidder( Book )

16 editions published between 1960 and 1990 in Spanish and English and held by 605 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the history of chess, describes the pieces and how they move, and discusses the strategy of the game
Mystery coach by Matt Christopher( Book )

2 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 313 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When their coach becomes ill and their baseball team starts falling apart, several of the Blazers begin receiving coaching tips from an anonymous phone caller
Favorite sleuths : Ellery Queen, Doctor Alcazar, Lord Peter Wimsey, Nero Wolfe, Miss Marple, the Saint, Mr. Campion, Tommy Hambledon, Perry Mason, Mr. Fortune by John Ernst( Book )

1 edition published in 1965 in English and held by 274 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of 10 mystery stories by English and American authors
New Amsterdam : old Holland in the New World by Caroline D Emerson( Book )

2 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 252 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A portrait of the prosperous Dutch settlement established by the Dutch West Indies Company on the southern end of Manhattan Island, describing family life, customs, industry and trade, and dangers and hardships
Lucky seven : sports stories by Matt Christopher( Book )

2 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Football, baseball, hockey, and slot-car racing are among the sports topics covered in these seven stories
Paul Revere : colonial craftsman by Regina Zimmerman Kelly( Book )

1 edition published in 1963 in English and held by 194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the silversmith of renown who was also a patriot of the Revolution
The red badge of courage : an episode of the American Civil War by Stephen Crane( Book )

5 editions published between 1968 and 1991 in English and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During his service in the Civil War, a young Union soldier matures to manhood and finds peace of mind as he comes to grips with his conflicting emotions about war
Matt Christopher's All-Star lineup by Matt Christopher( Book )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of baseball stories by the popular author
Corey's sea monster by Rutherford G Montgomery( Book )

1 edition published in 1969 in English and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While scuba diving to get underwater photographs for his father's book on marine biology, a high school senior discovers a "sea monster" long thought to be extinct and stops two treasure hunters from illegally carrying off a sunken treasure
Little league hotshots by William Heuman( Book )

1 edition published in 1972 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Newly-arrived from Puerto Rico, a young boy is lonely until he becomes a member of a Little League Team
Wild wings by Walter B Hendrickson( Book )

1 edition published in 1969 in English and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the habits and behavior of the Canada goose and follows the migration of a flock from its winter home in the south to its summer nesting place in the north and back again
Horseshoe nails by Laura Benét( Book )

1 edition published in 1965 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adventure story during the time of the American Revolution
 
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The kid who only hit homers
Alternative Names
Harvey Kidder American artist

Harvey Kidder Amerikaans kunstschilder

Harvey Kidder artista estadounidense

Languages
English (61)

Spanish (12)

Covers
Look who's playing first baseTough to tackleCatch that pass!Johnny Long LegsShortstop from TokyoFace-offThe kids' book of chessIllustrated chess for children