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Smith, Robert Kimmel 1930-

Overview
Works: 51 works in 258 publications in 8 languages and 14,573 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Humor  Children's audiobooks  Humorous fiction  Illustrated works 
Roles: Author, Bibliographic antecedent
Classifications: PZ7.S65, FIC
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Publications about Robert Kimmel Smith
Publications by Robert Kimmel Smith
Most widely held works about Robert Kimmel Smith
 
Most widely held works by Robert Kimmel Smith
Chocolate fever by Robert Kimmel Smith( Book )
36 editions published between 1971 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 3,318 libraries worldwide
From eating too much chocolate, Henry breaks out in brown bumps that help him foil some hijackers and teach him a valuable lesson about self-indulgence
The war with Grandpa by Robert Kimmel Smith( Book )
20 editions published between 1984 and 2011 in English and Japanese and held by 2,069 libraries worldwide
Upset that he has to give up the room he loves to his grandfather, Pete decides to declare war in an attempt to get it back
Jane's house by Robert Kimmel Smith( Book )
43 editions published between 1982 and 2000 in 8 languages and held by 1,463 libraries worldwide
The sudden death of his wife tears up Paul's life and the lives of their two children, and then incandescent Ruth provides the chance for regeneration and new happiness
Bobby Baseball by Robert Kimmel Smith( Book )
13 editions published between 1989 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,388 libraries worldwide
Ten-year-old Bobby is passionate about baseball and convinced that he is a great player. The only problem is to get a chance to prove his skill, especially to his father
Jelly Belly by Robert Kimmel Smith( Book )
12 editions published between 1981 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,057 libraries worldwide
It's tough for eleven-year-old Ned to stop eating. At four-feet-eight inches tall he weighs one hundred and nine pounds, and he keeps growing--wider. When his pareents send him to a summer diet camp, he and his bunkmates can't quite give up their old habits. The joys of candy and doughnuts are so appealing that "cheating" adventures seems to be the only answer. The problem, of course, is how to lose weight and keep eating sweets. When Ned finally realizes that there is only one way to lose weight for good, his whole family is glad to help, except Grandma. How can he resist temptation without hurting his grandma and himself' From the Trade Paperback edition
Chocolate fever by Robert Kimmel Smith( Sound Recording )
22 editions published between 1972 and 2008 in English and held by 1,016 libraries worldwide
Henry breaks out in brown bumps as a result of eating too much chocolate. He then gets caught up in a hijacking and learns a valuable lesson about self-indulgence
Sadie Shapiro's knitting book; a novel by Robert Kimmel Smith( Book )
18 editions published between 1973 and 1984 in 4 languages and held by 741 libraries worldwide
De bejaarde schrijfster van een boek met breipatronen wordt beroemd na een TV-interview, wat zowel haar eigen leven als dat van enkele vrienden totaal verandert
Sadie Shapiro, matchmaker by Robert Kimmel Smith( Book )
9 editions published between 1979 and 2010 in English and Dutch and held by 729 libraries worldwide
The indomitable Sadie Shapiro sets about finding perfect mates fro her three special cases: a classy widow, a Brooklyn fruit and vegetable salesman, and an unkempt young sculptress
The squeaky wheel by Robert Kimmel Smith( Book )
3 editions published between 1990 and 1992 in English and held by 658 libraries worldwide
Moving to a new neighborhood following his parents' divorce, Mark has trouble making new friends and coping with his father's absence
Sadie Shapiro in Miami : a novel by Robert Kimmel Smith( Book )
10 editions published between 1977 and 1979 in English and Dutch and held by 657 libraries worldwide
Sadie Shapiro, the world's best knitter, her long-lost old flame, the legendary Prince of Pot Cheese, her new husband, and assorted others become implicated in a scandal concerning the construction of a revolutionary new project for senior citizens
Mostly Michael by Robert Kimmel Smith( Book )
8 editions published between 1987 and 1989 in English and held by 644 libraries worldwide
Michael's diary reflects the ups and downs of his eleventh year, as he copes with braces, troublesome relatives, a little sister not yet potty-trained, the school play, and a big spelling bee
The war with grandpa by Robert Kimmel Smith( Sound Recording )
13 editions published between 1984 and 2010 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 211 libraries worldwide
Peter is thrilled that Grandpa is coming to live with his family until he finds out that he has to give up his room and move upstairs
Ransom by Robert Kimmel Smith( Book )
5 editions published between 1971 and 1972 in English and held by 207 libraries worldwide
Jelly Belly by Robert Kimmel Smith( Sound Recording )
6 editions published between 1981 and 2012 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 88 libraries worldwide
The fattest kid in the fifth grade wants to lose weight, but not badly enough to starve
Chocolate fever by Robert Kimmel Smith( visu )
2 editions published between 1984 and 1989 in English and held by 66 libraries worldwide
Henry Green eats chocolate on everything, until one day he breaks out in chocolate freckles and discovers that no one seems to have a cure
Jelly belly by Robert Kimmel Smith( visu )
2 editions published between 1981 and 1992 in English and held by 10 libraries worldwide
The fattest kid in the fifth grade wants to lose weight, but not badly enough to starve
Il cielo è la mia meta by Paul Brickhill( Book )
1 edition published in 1974 in Italian and held by 4 libraries worldwide
Conversations with children's authors and illustrators ( visu )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
This program includes conversations with Joseph Bruchac, Robert Kimmel Smith, Paula Danzinger, Eve Bunting, Brian Pinkney, Jack Gantos, Leonard Everett Fisher, Keith Baker, Molly Bang, Floyd Cooper, Earl B. Lewis, Roland Smith, Gary Soto, Lynne Cherry, and Mary E. Lyons
The war with grandpa by Robert Kimmel Smith( visu )
1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Kimmel Smith, Robert
Robert Kimmel Smith American children's writer
Robert Kimmel Smith Amerikaans schrijver
Smith, Robert Kimmel
스미스, 로버트 킴멜 1930-
スミス, ロバート・K
Languages
English (180)
French (10)
German (9)
Italian (6)
Spanish (5)
Dutch (5)
Japanese (3)
Chinese (2)
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