WorldCat Identities

Chesworth, Michael

Overview
Works: 61 works in 179 publications in 5 languages and 25,190 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Terminology  Conversation and phrase books  Football stories 
Roles: Illustrator, Author
Classifications: PZ7.L6585, [E]
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Michael Chesworth
Jingle the brass by Patricia Newman( Book )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 2,513 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
On a train trip, an engineer teaches a boy the expressions used by railroad workers as he describes the different kinds of cars, freight, and people they see
Pippi's extraordinary ordinary day by Astrid Lindgren( Book )
12 editions published between 1978 and 2001 in English and held by 1,609 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Pippi and her friends, Tommy and Annika, attend the circus where Pippi walks the tightrope and wrestles with the "World's Strongest Man."
Alphaboat by Michael Chesworth( Book )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 1,119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rhyming text full of puns tells the story of the letters of the alphabet sailing off to look for a buried treasure
Olympics! by B. G Hennessy( Book )
11 editions published between 1996 and 2000 in 5 languages and held by 1,105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Provides a simple overview of the history, preparations, training, and actual events that are part of the Olympic Games
Pippi Longstocking's after-Christmas party by Astrid Lindgren( Book )
10 editions published between 1950 and 1998 in English and held by 1,066 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Pippi Longstocking's after-Christmas party includes such activities as undecorating the Christmas tree, opening presents, and sledding
Pippi goes to school by Astrid Lindgren( Book )
10 editions published between 1950 and 1999 in English and held by 1,037 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After Tommy and Annika entice Pippi into going to school, her first-and-only day there is unlike anything they ever expected
Morgy makes his move by Maggie Lewis( Book )
2 editions published between 1999 and 2002 in English and held by 1,004 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When third-grader Morgy MacDougal-MacDuff moves from California to Massachusetts with his parents, he has a lot of new things to get used to before he feels comfortable
Swish! by Bill Martin( Book )
2 editions published between 1997 and 2000 in English and held by 898 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two girls' teams, the Cardinals and the Blue Jays, play a close and intense game of basketball
The adventures of Pippi Longstocking by Astrid Lindgren( Book )
4 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 760 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of three previously published books: Pippi Longstocking, Pippi goes on board, and Pippi in the South Seas
Little granny quarterback by Bill Martin( Book )
2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 701 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Despite her aches and pains, an elderly woman who was once a star quarterback dreams of being able to atone for the one big game that she lost
Fluffy, Scourge of the Sea by Teresa Bateman( Book )
6 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 686 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When Fluffy, a pampered poodle, is captured by canine pirates, he uses his wiles to convince them that he is in reality the "Scourge of all the Sea."
Creaky old house : a topsy-turvy tale of a real fixer-upper by Linda Ashman( Book )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 677 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A large family gets into an increasingly complicated home repair situation when the doorknob falls off a door
Gentle Willow : a story for children about dying by Joyce C Mills( Book )
3 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in English and held by 672 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Amanda is upset that she is going to lose her friend Gentle Willow, but the Tree Wizards help her understand that her memories are gifts from her friend and that there are special ways of saying goodbye. Written to help children who may not survive their illness. May also help children who are dealing with with the death of a friend, family member or even a pet
This is the story of Archibald Frisby : who was as crazy for science as any kid could be by Michael Chesworth( Book )
6 editions published between 1994 and 2000 in English and held by 670 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Archibald Frisby, mad about science and wise beyond his years, is sent to camp to have fun and ends up broadening the horizons of his fellow campers
This is your life cycle by Heather Miller( Book )
4 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 642 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Host Bob Beetle takes special guest Dahlia Dragonfly down memory lane, highlighting the most influential creatures and experiences during her time as a nymph and giving young readers facts about the life cycle of a dragonfly
The boy trap by Nancy Matson( Book )
2 editions published between 1999 and 2001 in English and held by 589 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fifth grader Emma decides to do a science fair project to prove scientifically that girls are better than boys, but in the process, she learns more about herself, her friends and about research methods
Inventor McGregor by Kathleen T Pelley( Book )
3 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 588 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Hector McGregor, inventor of peppermint pencils, glow-in-the-dark books, and other unusual items, leaves his home workshop to work in a laboratory but finds that his inspiration comes from being around his cheery wife, five children, and a hen called Hattie
Trouble will find you by Joan M Lexau( Book )
2 editions published between 1994 and 1996 in English and held by 571 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When his parents promise that he can get a puppy if he can stay out of trouble for just one day, Desmond "Diz" Aster tries his best, but a burglar almost spoils his efforts
Touchdown Mars! : an ABC adventure by Peggy Wethered( Book )
4 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 560 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An alphabet book which presents facts about an space expedition to Mars
Princess Justina Albertina : a cautionary tale by Ellen Dee Davidson( Book )
4 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 558 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A spoiled, demanding young princess who sends her nanny to the far corners of the world in search of the perfect pet finally gets exactly what she deserves
 
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Alternative Names
Chesworth, Michael D.
Languages
English (88)
Zulu (1)
Xhosa (1)
Sotho (1)
Afrikaans (1)
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