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Udry, Janice May

Overview
Works: 62 works in 281 publications in 10 languages and 17,059 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Pictorial works 
Roles: Author, Contributor, Creator
Classifications: PZ7.U27,
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Publications about Janice May Udry
Publications by Janice May Udry
Most widely held works by Janice May Udry
A tree is nice by Janice May Udry( Book )
50 editions published between 1956 and 2015 in 9 languages and held by 5,081 libraries worldwide
Briefly describes the value of a tree
Thump and Plunk by Janice May Udry( Book )
15 editions published between 1981 and 2006 in English and held by 1,887 libraries worldwide
When Thump thumps Plunk's doll Plunkit, an argument starts which their mother resolves
The moon jumpers by Janice May Udry( Book )
29 editions published between 1959 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,706 libraries worldwide
Four children play in the moonlight before bedtime on a soft summer night
What Mary Jo shared by Janice May Udry( Book )
23 editions published between 1966 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,402 libraries worldwide
Mary Jo has a hard time figuring out a unique thing to share with her classmates
Let's be enemies by Janice May Udry( Book )
31 editions published between 1961 and 1999 in 5 languages and held by 1,326 libraries worldwide
John gives the reasons why he and James are no longer friends, but finds it hard to remain enemies
Mary Jo's grandmother by Janice May Udry( Book )
6 editions published between 1970 and 1980 in English and held by 639 libraries worldwide
When her grandmother is hurt in a fall, Mary Jo must get help to the remote farm where they live
Glenda by Janice May Udry( Book )
11 editions published between 1969 and 1997 in 3 languages and held by 608 libraries worldwide
Glenda, the witch, decides she wants to be a school girl but fails to recognize her complete lack of success in the venture
What Mary Jo wanted by Janice May Udry( Book )
7 editions published between 1968 and 1973 in English and held by 563 libraries worldwide
When she gets her long-wished for puppy, a little girl takes the responsibility of training him; but no matter what she does, that puppy won't sleep at night
Is Susan here? by Janice May Udry( Book )
7 editions published between 1962 and 1993 in English and held by 539 libraries worldwide
When Susan disappears for the day, different animals appear in her place and help Susan's mother and father with the household chores
The sunflower garden by Janice May Udry( Book )
2 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 359 libraries worldwide
An Algonquian Indian girl lives in the shadow of her four brothers' achievements until her cultivation of a sunflower garden and an attack on a rattlesnake bring praise from the entire village
Angie by Janice May Udry( Book )
2 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 266 libraries worldwide
Whether she is greeting two creatures from outer space at the front door or eating stuffed boa constrictor for breakfast, Angie's life is never dull
Next door to Laura Linda by Janice May Udry( Book )
3 editions published between 1965 and 1968 in English and held by 265 libraries worldwide
Laura Linda, a small girl, wishes everything were different. She is unhappy with the color of her house, the color of her eyes, the sex of her sibling, etc. She wishes her new neighbor were a girl, but surprisingly when she gets to know him, she is introduced to a new world of activity where she never has time to become dissatisfied
Emily's autumn by Janice May Udry( Book )
5 editions published between 1969 and 1976 in English and Undetermined and held by 259 libraries worldwide
A little girl recounts to her cornhusk doll the pleasures of a summer on Grandmother's farm
How I faded away by Janice May Udry( Book )
1 edition published in 1976 in English and held by 236 libraries worldwide
Unhappy and ignored at school Robbie fades away but becomes visible when he cries or finds something he can do well
"Oh no, cat!" by Janice May Udry( Book )
1 edition published in 1976 in English and held by 227 libraries worldwide
In spite of the mischievous nature of the little cat they find on the doorstep, everyone in the family but the father wants to keep him
A tree is nice by Janice May Udry( Sound Recording )
10 editions published between 1956 and 2001 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 203 libraries worldwide
The author celebrates the beauty and joy found in the everyday world and captures the wonder of young children as they discover the simple pleasures trees give to those who take the time to enjoy them
Alfred by Janice May Udry( Book )
3 editions published in 1960 in English and held by 197 libraries worldwide
Every morning, Henry had to pass many dogs on his way to school. It seemed that there were more dogs on his street than anywhere else. And Henry was afraid of dogs. Then one morning, Alfred, the big red dog and Henry met face to face and everything changed. Alfred was happy and even Henry was happy
The mean mouse : and other mean stories by Janice May Udry( Book )
4 editions published between 1962 and 1966 in English and held by 160 libraries worldwide
"Various "mean" stories are told about mice, witches, tigers, a dwarf, and many others. The stories show how their meanness affects other people and how others put them in their place by tricking them"--Publisher's website
Danny's pig by Janice May Udry( Book )
1 edition published in 1960 in English and held by 156 libraries worldwide
Mary Ann's mud day by Janice May Udry( Book )
1 edition published in 1967 in English and held by 152 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Janice May Udry American writer
Janice May Udry Amerikaans schrijfster
May Udry, Janice
Udry, Janice 1928-
Udry, Janice M.
Udry, Janice May
Udry, Janis May 1928-
Yūdorī, Janisu Mei 1928-
アドリー, ジャニス・メイ
アドレー, ジャニス・メイ
ユードリー, ジャニス・メイ
ユードリイ, ジャニス・メイ
Languages
English (164)
Japanese (11)
French (10)
Spanish (8)
Chinese (7)
German (2)
Afrikaans (2)
Danish (1)
Catalan (1)
Korean (1)
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