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Hoff, Syd 1912-2004

Overview
Works: 271 works in 1,092 publications in 7 languages and 76,985 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Humorous stories  Children's audiobooks  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Anecdotes 
Roles: Author, Illustrator
Classifications: PZ7.H672, [E]
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Publications about Syd Hoff
Publications by Syd Hoff
Publications by Syd Hoff, published posthumously.
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Most widely held works by Syd Hoff
Danny and the dinosaur by Syd Hoff( Book )
131 editions published between 1948 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 7,382 libraries worldwide
A little boy is surprised and pleased when one of the dinosaurs from the museum agrees to play with him
Sammy, the seal by Syd Hoff( Book )
61 editions published between 1958 and 2010 in 6 languages and held by 3,885 libraries worldwide
Anxious to see what life is like outside the zoo, Sammy the seal explores the city, goes to school, and plays with the children but decides that there really is no place like home
Oliver by Syd Hoff( Book )
49 editions published between 1960 and 2010 in 6 languages and held by 2,949 libraries worldwide
Oliver looks elsewhere for employment after learning that the circus already has enough elephants
The horse in Harry's room by Syd Hoff( Book )
23 editions published between 1958 and 2004 in English and held by 2,442 libraries worldwide
Although no one else can see it, Harry is very pleased to have a horse in his room
Chester by Syd Hoff( Book )
22 editions published between 1959 and 2006 in 5 languages and held by 2,267 libraries worldwide
A wild horse searches for someone to love and care for him
Julius by Syd Hoff( Book )
40 editions published between 1959 and 1998 in 6 languages and held by 2,227 libraries worldwide
Julius, an African gorilla, finds a home in an American circus. One day he inadvertently frightens away his audience, and goes in search of them
Grizzwold by Syd Hoff( Book )
29 editions published between 1959 and 1994 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,139 libraries worldwide
When Grizzwold the bear has to find a new place to live, nothing seems to fit just right
Who will be my friends? by Syd Hoff( Book )
19 editions published between 1960 and 1997 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,093 libraries worldwide
When Freddy moves into a new house, he worries if he will be able to make new friends
Danny and the dinosaur go to camp by Syd Hoff( Book )
27 editions published between 1958 and 2014 in English and held by 2,082 libraries worldwide
Danny and his friend the dinosaur go to summer camp together
Don't be my valentine by Joan M Lexau( Book )
12 editions published between 1985 and 1999 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,060 libraries worldwide
Sam's mean valentine for Amy Lou goes astray at school and almost ruins the day for him and his friends
Happy birthday, Danny and the dinosaur! by Syd Hoff( Book )
24 editions published between 1995 and 2008 in English and held by 2,056 libraries worldwide
Six-year-old Danny invites his dinosaur friend to come to his birthday party
Mrs. Brice's mice by Syd Hoff( Book )
17 editions published between 1972 and 1993 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,015 libraries worldwide
Mrs. Brice has twenty-five mice, and they all do everything together
Stanley by Syd Hoff( Book )
28 editions published between 1962 and 1994 in 3 languages and held by 1,920 libraries worldwide
Stanley, a caveman who does not like to live in a cave, finally finds a different way of life for himself
Barney's horse by Syd Hoff( Book )
10 editions published between 1972 and 1990 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,743 libraries worldwide
Though he is used to the city streets, Barney's horse becomes frightened of the noisy new overhead trains
Captain Cat : story and pictures by Syd Hoff( Book )
13 editions published between 1972 and 2004 in English and held by 1,651 libraries worldwide
A cat makes friends with a soldier and learns about military life when he joins the army
Albert : the albatross by Syd Hoff( Book )
17 editions published between 1961 and 1995 in English and held by 1,505 libraries worldwide
A lost albatross has trouble finding someone who can direct him to the ocean
Where's Prancer? by Syd Hoff( Book )
7 editions published between 1960 and 1997 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,467 libraries worldwide
When Santa and his reindeer return from their Christmas Eve trip around the world, they realize that one of them is missing and a search begins
The lighthouse children by Syd Hoff( Book )
7 editions published between 1992 and 1996 in English and held by 1,343 libraries worldwide
When an old lighthouse keeper and his wife leave their seaside home, they find a way for their old friends, the seagulls, to find them
I saw you in the bathtub, and other folk rhymes by Alvin Schwartz( Book )
5 editions published between 1989 and 1991 in English and held by 1,320 libraries worldwide
Presents an illustrated collection of traditional folk rhymes, some composed by children
Barkley by Syd Hoff( Book )
8 editions published between 1965 and 1978 in English and held by 1,258 libraries worldwide
When he gets too old to perform his act in the circus, Barkley tries to find something else to do
 
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Alternative Names
Hoff 1912-
Hoff 1912-2004
Hoff, Syd
Hoff, Sydney 1912-
Hoff, Sydney 1912-2004
Syd Hoff Jewish cartoonist
ホフ, シド
Languages
English (481)
Danish (20)
Swedish (14)
German (12)
Spanish (8)
Afrikaans (7)
Chinese (1)
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