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Miles, Miska

Overview
Works: 36 works in 113 publications in 1 language and 14,780 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  History 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PZ7.M5944, [E]
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Publications about Miska Miles
Publications by Miska Miles
Most widely held works by Miska Miles
Annie and the Old One by Miska Miles( Book )
17 editions published between 1971 and 2000 in English and held by 3,106 libraries worldwide
A Navajo girl unravels a day's weaving on a rug whose completion, she believes, will mean the death of her grandmother
Swim, Little Duck by Miska Miles( Book )
1 edition published in 1976 in English and held by 751 libraries worldwide
Little Duck goes to see the world but decides that his pond is best after all
Nobody's cat by Miska Miles( Book )
4 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 710 libraries worldwide
"Nobody's cat" was his own master, tough and independent, but occasionally in exchange for food he allowed himself to be petted
Hoagie's rifle-gun by Miska Miles( Book )
4 editions published between 1968 and 1970 in English and held by 674 libraries worldwide
Hunting animals for food is a necessity for Hoagie's poor Appalachian family but it becomes difficult when game has a name
Chicken forgets by Miska Miles( Book )
3 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 520 libraries worldwide
A forgetful chicken, off to pick blackberries for his mother, almost comes home with flies, weeds, or clover blossoms instead
Mississippi possum by Miska Miles( Book )
2 editions published in 1965 in Undetermined and English and held by 512 libraries worldwide
A fearful young possum flees when the Mississippi River overflows
Uncle Fonzo's Ford by Miska Miles( Book )
1 edition published in 1968 in English and held by 510 libraries worldwide
A ten-year-old girl is very much embarrassed by her uncle who intends well but always does things wrong, so that everyone laughs, especially the boy next door
Teacher's pet by Miska Miles( Book )
3 editions published in 1966 in English and held by 508 libraries worldwide
Ten-year-old Lottie is miserable in her new school. The girls laughed when Clara the cat followed Lottie to school, and called her "Teacher's Pet" when she brought a jar of jam. Most of all she hates her sweater, knitted from Army surplus yarn
Fox and the fire by Miska Miles( Book )
9 editions published between 1966 and 1988 in English and held by 503 libraries worldwide
The fox is forced from his usual hunting area by a fire and takes a chance raiding the farmer's chicken coop
Gertrude's pocket by Miska Miles( Book )
4 editions published between 1969 and 1984 in English and held by 502 libraries worldwide
Gertrude wanted to hurt Watson but tearing his only shirt brought more serious consequences than she anticipated
Jenny's cat by Miska Miles( Book )
3 editions published between 1979 and 1982 in English and held by 497 libraries worldwide
Lonely in their new town, Jenny is delighted when a stray cat comes to their house, but her mother doesn't want the cat to stay
Somebody's dog by Miska Miles( Book )
3 editions published between 1973 and 1987 in English and held by 428 libraries worldwide
As a year passes and no one claims him, two children become more and more attached to the stray but well-trained dog they found
Aaron's door by Miska Miles( Book )
3 editions published between 1976 and 1977 in English and held by 407 libraries worldwide
Unable to adjust to the idea of being adopted and having a new mother and father, Aaron locks his door against the world
Wharf rat by Miska Miles( Book )
3 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 396 libraries worldwide
After an oil slick fouls the beach a disrupted rat finds haven on a freighter
The pieces of home by Miska Miles( Book )
2 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 396 libraries worldwide
A young boy living in San Francisco in 1906 enjoys Chinatown's New Year and is one of those left homeless by the great earthquake and fire
Noisy gander by Miska Miles( Book )
1 edition published in 1978 in English and held by 385 libraries worldwide
A gosling discovers just how useful his father's loud honking can really be
Small rabbit by Miska Miles( Book )
3 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 371 libraries worldwide
After several misadventures, a little rabbit finds someone to play with
This little pig by Miska Miles( Book )
1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 367 libraries worldwide
The runt of a litter of pigs enjoys being the leader of her brothers and sisters, even if it lasts only a short while
Pony in the schoolhouse by Miska Miles( Book )
4 editions published between 1964 and 1975 in English and held by 339 libraries worldwide
Amy has two great desires--to have a horse and to no longer be teased by a boy at school
Beaver moon by Miska Miles( Book )
3 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 332 libraries worldwide
An old beaver, searching for a new home, locates an abandoned lodge and sets about making it his own
 
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Alternative Names

controlled identity Martin, Patricia Miles

マイルズ, ミスカ
Languages
English (73)
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