WorldCat Identities

Auch, Mary Jane

Overview
Works: 87 works in 338 publications in 4 languages and 37,946 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  History  Humorous fiction  Picture books  Historical fiction  Fairy tales  Action and adventure fiction  Christmas fiction  Drama 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PZ7.A898, E
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Mary Jane Auch
 
Most widely held works by Mary Jane Auch
One-handed catch by Mary Jane Auch( Book )

13 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 3,104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After losing his hand in an accident in his father's butcher shop in 1946, sixth-grader Norman uses hard work and humor to learn to live with his disability and to succeed at baseball, art, and other activities
The Easter egg farm by Mary Jane Auch( Book )

12 editions published between 1992 and 1995 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,877 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pauline the hen lays unusual eggs, but Mrs. Pennywort, her owner, thinks they're beautiful, and she and Pauline work together to open an Easter egg farm
Ashes of roses by Mary Jane Auch( Book )

12 editions published between 2002 and 2015 in English and held by 1,645 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sixteen-year-old Margaret Rose Nolan, newly arrived from Ireland, finds work at New York City's Triangle Shirtwaist Factory shortly before the 1911 fire in which 146 employees died
I was a third grade science project by Mary Jane Auch( Book )

12 editions published between 1996 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 1,521 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While trying to hypnotize his dog for the third grade science fair, Brian accidentally makes his best friend Josh think he's a cat
The princess and the pizza by Mary Jane Auch( Book )

8 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in English and Korean and held by 1,518 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An out-of-work princess applies to become the bride of Prince Drupert, but first she must pass several tests, including a cooking contest
Peeping Beauty by Mary Jane Auch( Recording )

11 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in English and held by 1,507 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Poulette the dancing hen falls into the clutches of a hungry fox, who exploits her desire to become a great ballerina
Bantam of the opera by Mary Jane Auch( Book )

4 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 1,271 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Luigi the rooster wins fame and fortune when the star of the Cosmopolitan Opera Company and his understudy both come down with chicken pox on the same night
Souperchicken by Mary Jane Auch( Book )

5 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,251 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Henrietta becomes the first chicken in her coop to learn how to read, she uses her skills to save her aunties from becoming chicken soup
The plot chickens by Mary Jane Auch( Book )

6 editions published between 2008 and 2015 in English and held by 1,244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Henrietta the chicken loves to read so much that she decides to write a book herself, but first no one will publish a book written by a chicken, and then, when she publishes it herself and it gets a terrible review in "The Corn Book," Henrietta is devastated
Journey to nowhere by Mary Jane Auch( Book )

10 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 1,212 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1815, while traveling by covered wagon to settle in the wilderness of western New York, eleven-year-old Mem experiences a flood and separation from her family
Hen lake by Mary Jane Auch( Book )

4 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 1,198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tired of the bragging of Percival the peacock, Poulette convinces the other hens in the barnyard that they can outperform the boastful bird in a ballet she creates
Beauty and the beaks : a turkey's cautionary tale by Mary Jane Auch( Book )

3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 1,150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Lance, a very pretentious turkey, arrives on the farm and boasts that he is the only bird invited to a special feast, no hen is impressed, but when Beauty learns that Lance is the main course, she convinces the others to save him
I was a third grade spy by Mary Jane Auch( Book )

13 editions published between 2001 and 2005 in English and held by 1,117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Brian's dog Arful suddenly begins talking, Brian and his two friends send the dog to find out what their classmates are planning for the school talent show
Chickerella by Mary Jane Auch( Book )

5 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 1,104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This barnyard version of the Cinderella story features a mild-mannered chicken, a fashion-conscious Fairy Goosemother, and a prince at a Fowl Ball
Poultrygeist by Mary Jane Auch( Book )

4 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and held by 1,059 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On Halloween night, two rowdy young roosters encounter a "poultrygeist" in the barn
A dog on his own by Mary Jane Auch( Book )

7 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 932 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After a daring escape from the animal shelter, Pearl, Peppy, and K-10--so named because he is one step above all the other canines--explore the outside world while moving from one adventure to another
Eggs mark the spot by Mary Jane Auch( Book )

5 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 880 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pauline the hen uses her talent for laying eggs with the image of what she sees to help capture the thief who has stolen a famous painting from an art gallery. A hen copies onto her eggs some portraits painted by famous artists. By laying eggs with images of what she sees, a hen helps solve a burglary
The nutquacker by Mary Jane Auch( Book )

2 editions published between 1999 and 2002 in English and held by 865 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Clara the duck is so impatient to discover the farm animals' secret of Christmas that she puts herself in danger and almost misses the party
Wing nut by Mary Jane Auch( Book )

7 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and held by 831 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When twelve-year-old Grady and his mother relocate yet again, they find work taking care of an elderly man, who teaches Grady about cars, birds, and what it means to have a home
Frozen summer by Mary Jane Auch( Book )

7 editions published between 1998 and 2000 in English and Danish and held by 817 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1816, twelve-year-old Mem's new home in the wilderness of western New York is disrupted when the birth of another baby sends her mother into "spells" that disconnect her from reality
 
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The Easter egg farmAshes of rosesI was a third grade science projectThe princess and the pizzaPeeping BeautyBantam of the operaSouperchickenThe plot chickens
Alternative Names
Auch, M. J

Auch, MJ

Mary Jane Auch Amerikaans schrijfster (?-2012)

Mary Jane Auch writer

아크, M. J

아크, 메리 제인

오크, 메리 제인

アウク, M. J

オーチ, メアリ・ジェーン

Languages
English (142)

Korean (2)

Japanese (2)

Danish (1)