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Gripe, Maria 1923-2007

Overview
Works: 444 works in 1,930 publications in 26 languages and 6,859 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Fairy tales  Action and adventure fiction  Drama  Fantasy fiction  Film adaptations  Children's films 
Roles: Author, Author of screenplay, Illustrator, Scenarist, Creator, Bibliographic antecedent, Librettist, Editor
Classifications: PZ7.G8875, FIC
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Publications about Maria Gripe
Publications by Maria Gripe
Publications by Maria Gripe, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about Maria Gripe
 
Most widely held works by Maria Gripe
The glassblower's children by Maria Gripe( Book )
81 editions published between 1964 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 692 libraries worldwide
By the Winner of the Hans? Christian Andersen Medal for Lifetime Achievement in Children?s Literature Albert the Glassblower and Sofia are the loving parents of little Klas and Klara. Albert makes the most beautiful glass bowls and vases (unfortunately they are so impractical that no one will buy them), while Sofia supports the family by working in the fields. Every year Albert goes to the fair to try to sell his wares, and sometimes Sofia and the children go too. At the fair the family meets Flutter Mildweather, a weaver of magical rugs that foretell the future, and Klas and Klara come the attention of the splendid Lord and Lady of All Wishes Town, who have everything they want except for one thing: children. Full of curious and vivid characters?like the one-eyed raven Wise Wit, who can only see the bright side of life, and the monstrous governess Nana, whose piercing song can shatter glass?The Glassblower?s ChildrenThe Glassblower?s Children Maria Gripe has drawn on fairy tales and Norse myths to tell a thrilling story with a very modern sensibility
Agnes Cecilia by Maria Gripe( Book )
26 editions published between 1981 and 2005 in 5 languages and held by 524 libraries worldwide
After experiencing several inexplicable incidents, lonely Nora receives a strangely lifelike doll, which leads her to discover long-hidden secrets about her family
Elvis and his secret by Maria Gripe( Book )
89 editions published between 1972 and 2016 in 12 languages and held by 472 libraries worldwide
Six year-old Elvis tries to understand the unreasonable grownups around him and determines to follow his own inclinations despite their constant interference
The night daddy by Maria Gripe( Book )
47 editions published between 1968 and 2012 in 7 languages and held by 424 libraries worldwide
A fatherless girl whose mother works nights rejects the idea of a baby-sitter but rather enjoys having an eccentric young writer as her "night daddy."
Hugo and Josephine by Maria Gripe( Book )
43 editions published between 1962 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 326 libraries worldwide
Småbørnsbog
Pappa Pellerin's daughter by Maria Gripe( Book )
101 editions published between 1963 and 2016 in 8 languages and held by 323 libraries worldwide
Loella cannot remember her father, a poet who abondoned his family. Her mother is a ship's cook and Loella lives in a cottage and cares for her twin brothers. At age twelve she faces many problems on the road to maturity
Elvis and his friends by Maria Gripe( Book )
61 editions published between 1973 and 2016 in 11 languages and held by 300 libraries worldwide
With very little help from his interfering parents, six-year-old Elvis adjusts to starting school and finally figures out how to handle his mother
In the time of the bells by Maria Gripe( Book )
41 editions published between 1965 and 2012 in 7 languages and held by 297 libraries worldwide
Although the astrologers have tried to ignore it, a young king and his whipping boy sense a force that directs their future
Julia's house by Maria Gripe( Book )
9 editions published between 1971 and 1977 in English and held by 285 libraries worldwide
When rumor has it that Julia's house is going to be torn down, she and her "night daddy" Peter try to find a way to save it
Josephine by Maria Gripe( Book )
57 editions published between 1961 and 2014 in 12 languages and held by 272 libraries worldwide
The adventures of the youngest daughter of a Swedish country parson. One of a trilogy
Hugo by Maria Gripe( Book )
64 editions published between 1966 and 2016 in 12 languages and held by 263 libraries worldwide
The adventures of Hugo as he and his friend, Josephine, think up schemes to earn money. One of a trilogy
The green coat by Maria Gripe( Book )
4 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 252 libraries worldwide
On one Saturday in May Fredrika changes her personality and subsequently learns how to deal with her family and friends through "Her Self."
The land beyond by Maria Gripe( Book )
22 editions published between 1967 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 177 libraries worldwide
A tale, told once as a fairy tale and once as an allegory, recording the various reactions to an explorer's announcement that he has discovered a land not on the map
Käfer fliegen in der Dämmerung by Maria Gripe( Book )
41 editions published between 1978 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 76 libraries worldwide
Nadat drie Zweedse jongeren op het spoor van een tragische liefdesgeschiedenis uit de 18e eeuw zijn gekomen, gaan ze op zoek naar een antiek Egyptisch beeldje, dat destijds een grote rol heeft gespeeld
Los escarabajos vuelan al atardecer by Maria Gripe( Book )
37 editions published between 1983 and 2012 in Spanish and held by 64 libraries worldwide
En esta novela una casa deshabitada está llena de posibilidades. Tres amigos tienen todo el verano por delante. Hay unas cartas antiguas con un misterio y un maleficio que no han desvelado los siglos
Fuori, sotto, tocca a te! by Maria Gripe( Book )
6 editions published between 1989 and 1998 in Italian and held by 51 libraries worldwide
Ugo e Carolina by Maria Gripe( Book )
6 editions published between 1993 and 2002 in Italian and held by 50 libraries worldwide
Carolina wordt gepest op school, maar haar nieuwe vriendje Ugo steekt daar een stokje voor
Il mistero di Agnes Cecilia by Maria Gripe( Book )
3 editions published in 1994 in Italian and held by 43 libraries worldwide
After experiencing several inexplicable incidents, lonely Nora receives a strangely lifelike doll, which leads her to discover long-hidden secrets about her family
El abrigo verde by Maria Gripe( Book )
22 editions published between 1982 and 2001 in 3 languages and held by 42 libraries worldwide
On one Saturday in May Fredrika changes her personality and subsequently learns how to deal with her family and friends through "Her Self."
I figli del mastro vetraio by Maria Gripe( Book )
6 editions published between 1988 and 1998 in Italian and held by 41 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Gelipei, Maliya 1923-2007
Gelipo, Maliya 1923-2007
Gkripe, Maria 1923-2007
Gripe, María
Gripe, Maria 1923-
Grīpe, Marija 1923-2007
Gripeh, Mariyah 1923-2007
Gripih, Marya 1923-2007
Gurīpe, Maria 1923-2007
Hripe, Marija 1923-2007
Maria Gripe auteure de littérature d'enfance suédoise
Maria Gripe escriptora de literatura infantil sueca
María Gripe escritora de literatura infantil sueca
Maria Gripe schwedische Schriftstellerin
Maria Gripe scrittrice svedese
Maria Gripe svensk skribent
Maria Gripe Swedish children's writer
Maria Gripe Zweeds schrijfster
Maria Gripe Zweeds schrijver
Walter, Maja Stina, 1923-2007
Walter, Maria 1923-2007
Грипе, Мария
Грипе, Мария 1923-2007
Мария Грипе шведска детска писателка
Марія Гріпе
ماریا قریپه
ماریا گریپه نویسنده سوئدی
그리페, M. 1923-2007
그리페, 마리아 1923-2007
グリーペ, マリア
格里佩, 玛丽娅
Languages
Spanish (255)
Swedish (215)
English (128)
Basque (22)
Italian (21)
German (20)
Danish (12)
Norwegian (12)
Japanese (9)
French (8)
Chinese (8)
Dutch (8)
Slovenian (6)
Hungarian (5)
Polish (4)
Galician (4)
Icelandic (4)
Finnish (4)
Indonesian (3)
Faroese (3)
Catalan (3)
Portuguese (2)
Estonian (2)
Russian (2)
Norwegian Nynorsk (1)
Hebrew (1)
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