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Oliver, Lin

Overview
Works: 184 works in 465 publications in 2 languages and 42,743 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  History  High interest-low vocabulary books  Drama  Humorous stories  Ghost stories  Film adaptations 
Roles: Author, Producer, Illustrator, Author of screenplay
Classifications: PZ7.W72934, [FIC]
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Lin Oliver
Niagara Falls, or does it? by Henry Winkler( Book )
13 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and held by 2,352 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fourth-graders Hank, Ashley, and Frankie are excitedly preparing for a magic show at the Rock 'N Bowl when Hank's creative alternative to an English essay lands him in detention and grounded the week of the show
I got a "D" in salami : the world's greatest underachiever by Henry Winkler( Book )
10 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and Spanish and held by 2,210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Antics ensue after Hank throws his report card into a meat grinder
Day of the iguana by Henry Winkler( Book )
10 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and Spanish and held by 2,191 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Hank has never been fond of his sister's pet iguana, and their relationship worsens when she lays her eggs inside his science project
The Zippity Zinger by Henry Winkler( Book )
19 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in English and Spanish and held by 1,981 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The pressure is on when Hank Zipzer is chosen as pitcher for the softball team at Public School 87's annual Olympiad, the most anticipated day of the school year
Help! Somebody get me out of fourth grade! by Henry Winkler( Book )
11 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in English and held by 1,815 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fearing that he may be failing fourth grade, Hank enlists the help of his friends, and even his annoying younger sister, in an effort to prevent his parents from attending a parent-teacher conference
The night I flunked my field trip by Henry Winkler( Book )
12 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 1,806 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fourth-grader Hank, while on a field trip aboard "The Pilgrim Spirit," tries to learn knot tying in his own unique way, which causes unforeseen problems
Holy enchilada! by Henry Winkler( Book )
11 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 1,757 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Efforts to impress a visiting student from Japan cause Hank to hide his dyslexia while the gang makes enchiladas for a Multi-Cultural Day lunch, and Hank is afraid he was very wrong about the amount of chili powder called for in the recipe
My secret life as a ping-pong wizard by Henry Winkler( Book )
10 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and held by 1,609 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
With the help of his grandfather, underachieving fifth-grader Hank Zipzer finally discovers that he is good at ping-pong, but he is afraid to tell his classmates for fear of being ridiculed
Summer school! : what genius thought that up? by Henry Winkler( Book )
8 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in English and held by 1,475 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
'Summer' and 'school' are two words that Hank Zipzer doesn't want to learn. But there's no escape this time--summer school, here he comes! Will Hank have to spend the whole summer bored to death inside a hot classroom, or will he actually learn a cool lesson or two?
My dog's a scaredy-cat : a Halloween tail by Henry Winkler( Book )
4 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and held by 1,401 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Teased by the school bully because of his Halloween costume, underachieving Hank, with the help of his friends, exacts revenge by creating the scariest and grossest haunted house ever and inviting the bully to visit
Zero to hero by Henry Winkler( Book )
6 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 1,296 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When Billy Broccoli moves into his new house, he discovers Hoover Porterhouse, a teenage ghost, is haunting his room, and he helps Billy get in style, stand up to bullies, and conquer his new school
The curtain went up, my pants fell down by Henry Winkler( Book )
4 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 1,280 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Failing fifth grade math, Hank must depend on Heather, the class brain, to help him get a "B" on the next test in order for him to be eligible to play the lead in the school play, "The King and I."
Barfing in the backseat : how I survived my family road trip by Henry Winkler( Book )
6 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 1,207 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
During a family road trip to a crossword puzzle tournament, Hank loses the homework he was supposed to finish before getting to the amusement park, causing much anxiety for Hank
The life of me : enter at your own risk by Henry Winkler( Book )
6 editions published between 2007 and 2014 in English and held by 1,116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Hank must decide whether to attend tae kwon do or an after school reading program run by his favorite teacher, and when he meets an interesting girl at "Reading Gym," he gets into a complicated situation that even has him lying to his father
Who ordered this baby? : definitely not me! by Henry Winkler( Book )
6 editions published between 2007 and 2014 in English and held by 1,116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Unhappy that his parents are expecting a baby and that his birthday party will be nothing special this year, fifth-grader Hank decides to celebrate by doing his favorite things, with only his new pet tarantula, Rosa, for company
Mind if I read your mind? by Henry Winkler( Book )
4 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 1,074 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
With Moorepark Middle School's annual Speak Out Challenge approaching, Billy Broccoli plans to demonstrate mind reading with the help of his ghost friend Hoover Porterhouse, but when Billy starts spending more time with his new teammates than with Hoover, he may lose his secret weapon
The trumpet of the swan by Richard Rich( Visual )
3 editions published in 2001 in English and Spanish and held by 1,033 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"When triplets are born to proud trumpeter swan parents, everyone is bursting with joy. All seems perfect until they discover that their only son, Louie, can't speak. And without a voice, Louie can't compete against his loudmouth rival, Boyd, for the affections of his true love, Serena. But with help from a boy at camp and his teacher, and with dubious guidance from a big city agent, Louie discovers his own unique talents which help him find his place in the world"--Container
A tale of two tails by Henry Winkler( Book )
5 editions published between 2008 and 2014 in English and held by 1,032 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fifth-grader Hank enters his dachshund Cheerio in a contest to choose a new mascot for his school
Dump trucks and dogsleds : I'm on my way, Mom! by Henry Winkler( Book )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 959 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Hank's mother's baby is coming early, but Hank, his sister, and their father are trapped in a snowstorm in Vermont and in order to get home they use any means necessary
A brand-new me! by Henry Winkler( Book )
3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 929 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
As he is preparing to attend middle school, Hank, who has learning differences and academic difficulties, gets an unexpected opportunity to audition for a performing arts school where his creativity and humor will be appreciated and nurtured
 
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Languages
English (147)
Spanish (6)
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