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Viorst, Judith

Overview
Works: 221 works in 960 publications in 3 languages and 67,621 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Poetry  Picture books  Humor  Pictorial works  Humorous stories 
Roles: Lyricist, Editor, Librettist
Classifications: PZ7.V816, [E]
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Publications about Judith Viorst
Publications by Judith Viorst
Most widely held works by Judith Viorst
Alexander and the terrible, horrible, no good, very bad day by Judith Viorst( Book )
103 editions published between 1972 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 8,051 libraries worldwide
On a day when everything goes wrong for him, Alexander is consoled by the thought that other people have bad days too
The tenth good thing about Barney by Judith Viorst( Book )
47 editions published between 1971 and 2008 in English and held by 3,717 libraries worldwide
In an attempt to overcome his grief, a boy tries to think of the ten best things about his dead cat
Alexander, who used to be rich last Sunday by Judith Viorst( Book )
42 editions published between 1977 and 2003 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,539 libraries worldwide
Although Alexander and his money are quickly parted, he comes to realize all the things that can be done with a dollar
Necessary losses by Judith Viorst( Book )
42 editions published between 1986 and 2002 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,230 libraries worldwide
On verso title page: The loves, illusions, dependencies, and impossible expectations that all of us have to give up in order to grow
Alexander, who's not (Do you hear me? I mean it!) Going to move by Judith Viorst( Book )
21 editions published between 1995 and 1998 in English and held by 3,199 libraries worldwide
Angry Alexander refuses to move away if it means having to leave his favorite friends and special places
Just in case by Judith Viorst( Book )
8 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and held by 3,145 libraries worldwide
Charlie likes to be ready for anything, imagining that his house could be flooded or a mermaid might kidnap him, but he learns that it is sometimes good to be unprepared
My mama says there aren't any zombies, ghosts, vampires, creatures, demons, monsters, fiends, goblins, or things by Judith Viorst( Book )
29 editions published between 1973 and 2000 in English and held by 2,461 libraries worldwide
If his mother has made other important mistakes, can Nick trust her word that there are no goblins and such lurking around in the night?
If I were in charge of the world and other worries : poems for children and their parents by Judith Viorst( Book )
24 editions published between 1981 and 1996 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,389 libraries worldwide
Forty-one poems reveal a variety of secret thoughts, worries, and wishes
The good-bye book by Judith Viorst( Book )
8 editions published between 1988 and 1992 in English and held by 2,131 libraries worldwide
A child, on the verge of being left behind by parents who are going out for the evening, comes up with a variety of pleas and excuses
Earrings! by Judith Viorst( Book )
12 editions published between 1989 and 2010 in English and held by 1,868 libraries worldwide
A young girl uses various arguments to convince her parents to let her have her ears pierced
Forever fifty and other negotiations by Judith Viorst( Book )
9 editions published between 1989 and 1996 in English and held by 1,738 libraries worldwide
Amusing poems written about various aspects of being fifty years old
Super-completely and totally the messiest by Judith Viorst( Book )
14 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in English and held by 1,672 libraries worldwide
Olivia, who is very neat and practically perfect, despairs because her sister Sophia is super-completely and totally the messiest person, no matter where she goes or what she does
Rosie and Michael by Judith Viorst( Book )
20 editions published between 1974 and 1998 in English and held by 1,623 libraries worldwide
Two friends tell what they like about each other--even the bad things
Murdering Mr. Monti : a merry little tale of sex and violence by Judith Viorst( Book )
9 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and held by 1,609 libraries worldwide
There is also Adrienne's (and Brenda's) lover, the super-empathetic black activist Louis; Joseph Monti's surprising wife, Brenda's easily offended sister, Rosalie, who arrives in Washington with her frisky Great Dane; and Brenda's closest friend, Carolyn, who warns Brenda that "there is no such thing as equal-opportunity adultery."
Lulu and the brontosaurus by Judith Viorst( Book )
7 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and held by 1,597 libraries worldwide
Lulu's parents refuse to give in when she demands a brontosaurus for her birthday and so she sets out to find her own, but while the brontosaurus she finally meets approves of pets, he does not intend to be Lulu's
I'll fix Anthony by Judith Viorst( Book )
12 editions published between 1969 and 1992 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,582 libraries worldwide
A little brother thinks of the ways he will someday get revenge on his older brother
Imperfect control : our lifelong struggles with power and surrender by Judith Viorst( Book )
6 editions published between 1998 and 2002 in English and held by 1,356 libraries worldwide
The author draws on the work of biological and social scientists, psychoanalysts, and philosophers and interweaves fiction, poetry and personal stories, including some of her own, to argue that we are constantly dealing with issues of control
Sad underwear : and other complications more poems for children and their parents by Judith Viorst( Book )
9 editions published between 1995 and 2000 in English and held by 1,336 libraries worldwide
A collection of poems that examines a wide variety of feelings and experiences from a child's point of view
The Alphabet from Z to A : (with much confusion on the way) by Judith Viorst( Book )
4 editions published between 1993 and 1997 in English and held by 1,177 libraries worldwide
Verses running backwards through the alphabet take note of some anomalies in English spelling and grammar
Lulu walks the dogs by Judith Viorst( Book )
7 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and held by 1,146 libraries worldwide
Lulu needs help from a boy named Fleischman if she is to earn money walking her neighbors' dogs, and she finds out that if she wants her business venture to succeed, she has to be nice
 
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Alternative Names
Stahl, Judith.
ויורסט, ג׳ודית
ויורסט, גודית
ヴィオースト, ジュディス
ボースト, ジュディス
Languages
English (435)
Spanish (13)
Hebrew (1)
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