WorldCat Identities

Murphy, Jill 1949-

Overview
Works: 351 works in 1,485 publications in 27 languages and 27,892 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Picture books  Humorous fiction  Domestic fiction  Pictorial works  Paranormal fiction  Fantasy fiction  Big books  Board books 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Creator, Artist, Originator, Conceptor
Classifications: PZ7.M9534, E
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Jill Murphy
 
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Five minutes' peace by Jill Murphy( Book )

133 editions published between 1986 and 2017 in 20 languages and held by 3,245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mrs. Large tries to take a peaceful, relaxing bath but her family has other ideas
Peace at last by Jill Murphy( Book )

131 editions published between 1980 and 2018 in 12 languages and held by 2,599 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The hour was late and Mr. Bear was tired. But he could not sleep, however he tried and wherever he tried. Snore, snore went Mrs. Bear. Tick-tock, tick-tock went the clock. Would he never get to sleep
The worst witch by Jill Murphy( Book )

139 editions published between 1974 and 2017 in 10 languages and held by 2,258 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mildred Hubble is the worst witch at Miss Cackle's Academy for Witches - she's always getting her spells wrong. But she manages to get by until she turns Ethel, the teacher's pet, into her deadly enemy
All in one piece by Jill Murphy( Book )

61 editions published between 1987 and 2017 in 12 languages and held by 1,664 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four young elephants help their parents get ready to go to a dinner dance
A piece of cake by Jill Murphy( Book )

57 editions published between 1989 and 2017 in 10 languages and held by 1,511 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A mother elephant convinced that she is getting fat puts her family on a diet despite their protests that elephants are supposed to be fat. Suggested level: junior, primary
Mr. Large in charge by Jill Murphy( Book )

21 editions published between 2005 and 2018 in 5 languages and held by 1,060 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Mr. Large the elephant tells his ill wife he will take care of the family while she rests in bed, she finds it difficult to relax with all the commotion in the house
The last noo-noo by Jill Murphy( Book )

31 editions published between 1995 and 2011 in 8 languages and held by 1,025 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

His grandmother thinks he is too big to have a pacifier, his mother agrees, and the other monster children make fun of him, but Marlon will not give up his noo-noo until he is ready
The worst witch to the rescue by Jill Murphy( Book )

32 editions published between 2007 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 990 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lovable but accident-prone Mildred Hubble is possibly the worst witch ever to go to Miss Cackle's Academy for Witches. She always tries her best, but her spells never seem to go right. In her latest adventure, Mildred is set up for disaster by her arch nemesis, Ethel Hallow. Ethel steals Mildred's summer project and her enchanted tortoise, Einstein, and Mildred must brave a broomstick flight through a violent thunderstorm to rescue him. But will she ever get back into Miss Hardbroom's good graces?
A quiet night in by Jill Murphy( Book )

7 editions published between 1994 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 876 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mr. and Mrs. Large's attempt to put the children to bed early and have a quiet night on their own has an unexpected ending
All for one by Jill Murphy( Book )

21 editions published between 1999 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 797 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Marlon tries very hard to be part of the neighborhood games until he finds something else to do that makes everyone want to join him
Dear hound by Jill Murphy( Book )

17 editions published between 2001 and 2016 in English and Japanese and held by 784 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Alfie, a timid deerhound puppy, gets lost in the woods, he will do almost anything--including befriending a pair of foxes--to find his way home to his beloved boy, Charlie, who refuses to believe Alfie is gone for good
Whatever next! by Jill Murphy( Book )

47 editions published between 1983 and 2018 in 6 languages and held by 695 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While his mother readies his bath, Baby Bear makes a quick trip to the moon
What next, baby bear! by Jill Murphy( Book )

9 editions published between 1983 and 1992 in English and Undetermined and held by 689 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While his mother readies his bath, Baby Bear makes a quick trip to the moon
A bad spell for the worst witch by Jill Murphy( Book )

15 editions published between 1982 and 2014 in English and French and held by 612 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Although her second year at Miss Cackle's Academy for Witches starts off better than her first, Mildred Hubble soon regains her reputation as the worst witch in the school when she and Ethel Hallow resume feuding
The worst witch saves the day by Jill Murphy( Book )

8 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in English and held by 570 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mildred Hubble is determined that her third year at Miss Cackle's Academy for Witches will be her best, especially without the horrible Miss Hardbroom, but the new teacher seems very odd and Mildred can not resist investigating
The worst witch strikes again by Jill Murphy( Book )

13 editions published between 1981 and 2014 in English and French and held by 558 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Disaster-prone Mildred Hubble finds that despite her best efforts she still manages to get into trouble at Miss Cackle's Academy for Witches, especially after she is put in charge of the new girl, the seemingly placid Enid Nightshade
The worst witch at sea by Jill Murphy( Book )

17 editions published between 1993 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 525 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Young Mildred Hubble, an apprentice witch with a reputation for being the worst student at Miss Cackle's Academy for Witches, smuggles her cat Tabby on a class trip to Gloomy Cove with unexpected results
Meltdown! by Jill Murphy( Book )

6 editions published between 2016 and 2018 in English and held by 517 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An outing to the grocery store quickly devolves into a power struggle between a frustrated mother rabbit and her exuberant toddler Ruby
The worst witch and the wishing star by Jill Murphy( Book )

18 editions published between 2013 and 2017 in English and French and held by 502 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mildred, notoriously the worst witch at Miss Cackle's Academy for Witches, makes a wish on a shooting star - and to her great surprise it comes true! But it also spells trouble. Mildred's wish-come-true is a small dog but she has to keep him a secret from her friends, and especially the formidable Miss Hardbroom. It's a disaster waiting to happen ... and it does ...!
The worst witch all at sea by Jill Murphy( Book )

38 editions published between 1993 and 2017 in 6 languages and held by 476 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mildred Hubble, the worst witch in Miss Cackle's Academy for Witches, can't bear to leave behind her beloved cat, Tabby, when the class goes for a week at the seaside. Secretly taking Tabby along gets Mildred into lots of trouble
 
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Five minutes' peace
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Peace at lastThe worst witchAll in one pieceA piece of cakeMr. Large in chargeThe last noo-nooThe worst witch to the rescueA quiet night in
Alternative Names
BIOGRAFIA JILL MURPHY

Jill Murphy

Jill Murphy auteure de littérature d'enfance britannique

Jill Murphy britische Schriftstellerin

Jill Murphy Brits schrijfster

Jill Murphy brittisk barnboksförfattarinna

Jill Murphy brytyjska pisarka

Jill Murphy escritora de literatura infantil británica

Meerfi, Jil 1949-

Murphy, Jill

Murpy, Jill 1949-

Джил Мърфи

מורפי, ג'יל

מורפי, ז'יל

머피, 질 1949-

マーフィ, ジル

Languages
English (550)

French (83)

German (47)

Spanish (19)

Dutch (15)

Welsh (12)

Chinese (9)

Japanese (9)

Vietnamese (7)

Italian (7)

Somali (5)

Hebrew (5)

Afrikaans (5)

Turkish (5)

Persian (4)

Swedish (3)

Korean (3)

Danish (3)

Urdu (3)

Czech (2)

Russian (2)

Bengali (2)

Finnish (2)

Burmese (1)

Slovenian (1)

Galician (1)

Panjabi (1)

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