WorldCat Identities

Hughes, Shirley 1927-

Overview
Works: 472 works in 1,858 publications in 10 languages and 79,674 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Pictorial works  Poetry  History  Biography  Adventure stories  Picture books  Interviews  Anecdotes 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Editor
Classifications: PZ7.H87395, [E]
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Shirley Hughes
 
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Dogger by Shirley Hughes( Book )
53 editions published between 1977 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 2,338 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A little boy is upset by the loss of his favorite stuffed dog
My naughty little sister storybook by Dorothy Edwards( Book )
78 editions published between 1952 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 2,280 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The misadventures of the narrator's rambunctious little sister with her family and friends
Out and about by Shirley Hughes( Book )
17 editions published between 1988 and 2014 in English and held by 2,161 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rhyming text depicts the pleasures of the outdoors in all kinds of weather, through the four seasons
Alfie gets in first by Shirley Hughes( Book )
47 editions published between 1981 and 2011 in 7 languages and held by 2,064 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Alfie accidentally locks his mother and baby sister Annie Rose outside and can't reach the latch to let them in. Soon the whole neighborhood is involved in getting the door open
Alfie gives a hand by Shirley Hughes( Book )
40 editions published between 1983 and 2010 in 6 languages and held by 2,013 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Holding tightly to his old bit of blanket as he attends his first birthday party, Alfie finds a way to be helpful, but it means putting down his blanket first
Alfie's feet by Shirley Hughes( Book )
37 editions published between 1982 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 1,811 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Alfie is proud of being able to put his lovely new boots on by himself but wonders why they feel funny
An evening at Alfie's by Shirley Hughes( Book )
37 editions published between 1984 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,772 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A burst pipe causes chaos over the upstairs landing while Alfie's parents are out, but Alfie, his baby-sitter, and her parents finally find a solution
The big Alfie and Annie Rose storybook by Shirley Hughes( Book )
23 editions published between 1988 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 1,464 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents experiences of nursery school student Alfie and his younger sister Annie Rose
Ella's big chance : a Jazz-Age Cinderella by Shirley Hughes( Book )
9 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 1,452 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In this version of the Cinderella tale set in the 1920's, Ella has two men courting her. The handsome Duke of Arc and Buttons the delivery boy
Don't want to go! by Shirley Hughes( Book )
6 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and French and held by 1,392 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lily's mother is sick and her father must go to work, but she does not want to stay with a babysitter, even if it means playing with cute baby Sam, sweet little dog Ringo, and fun big brother Jack
Rhymes for Annie Rose by Shirley Hughes( Book )
9 editions published between 1995 and 2006 in English and held by 1,386 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of more than twenty poems about young Annie Rose and the daily activities of a child
Annie Rose is my little sister by Shirley Hughes( Book )
8 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and Dutch and held by 1,381 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A boy describes all the things that he and his younger sister do together
Alfie and the birthday surprise by Shirley Hughes( Book )
13 editions published between 1997 and 2009 in English and Dutch and held by 1,335 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The death of Bob's cat prompts his friends and family to give him a surprise birthday party and a very special present
Angel Mae by Shirley Hughes( Book )
14 editions published between 1989 and 1999 in English and held by 1,288 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Christmas season at Mae's house is enlivened by the arrival of a new baby and Mae's appearance in a Christmas play
The snow lady by Shirley Hughes( Book )
13 editions published between 1990 and 2003 in English and held by 1,283 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sam and Barney build a snow lady that resembles their elderly neighbor, mean Mrs. Dean
Giving by Shirley Hughes( Book )
11 editions published between 1993 and 2005 in English and held by 1,275 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A little girl and her baby brother experience the various aspects of giving, finding that it is nice whether you are giving a present, a smile, or a kiss
The big Alfie out of doors storybook by Shirley Hughes( Book )
17 editions published between 1991 and 2002 in 3 languages and held by 1,241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Preschooler Alfie has pleasant outdoor adventures with various family members, including his sister Annie Rose, Grandma, and Dad
Hero on a bicycle by Shirley Hughes( Book )
9 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 1,224 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Florence, Italy, 1944: The city is under heavy Nazi occupation, but for thirteen-year-old Paolo, war is a long and boring wait. Too young to fight for the resistance, yet desperate for action and adventure, he sneaks out each night to ride his bicycle along the darkened city streets. For Paolo, the risk is thrilling. But when he is accosted by Partisans--covert members of the anti-Nazi movement--thrilling quickly becomes dangerous as Paolo and his family are thrust into a terrifying and impossible situation. Finally at the center of the action, Paolo must figure out once and for all whether he has what it takes to truly be a hero."--Dust jacket
Moving Molly by Shirley Hughes( Book )
20 editions published between 1978 and 2002 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,196 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Molly is lonely after her family's move from the city to the country, but she adjusts with the help of her new next-door neighbors
Wheels by Shirley Hughes( Book )
16 editions published between 1991 and 1999 in English and held by 1,169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Carlos is jealous of his friend Billy's new bicycle and desperately wants a new one of his own for his upcoming birthday
 
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Audience Level
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Audience level: 0.05 (from 0.00 for Don't want ... to 1.00 for Shirley Hu ...)
Alternative Names
Huges, Shirley 1929-
Hughes, Shirley
Hugues, Shirley
Vulliamy, Shirley.
Vulliamy, Shirley 1927-
ヒューズ, シャーリー
Languages
English (453)
Dutch (21)
Welsh (10)
Spanish (7)
French (4)
Afrikaans (4)
Chinese (3)
Japanese (2)
Korean (2)
Danish (1)
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