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Gackenbach, Dick

Overview
Works: 107 works in 268 publications in 4 languages and 45,195 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Drama  Picture books 
Roles: Author, Illustrator
Classifications: PZ7.G117, [E]
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Publications about Dick Gackenbach
Publications by Dick Gackenbach
Most widely held works by Dick Gackenbach
Harry and the terrible whatzit by Dick Gackenbach( Book )
13 editions published between 1977 and 2005 in English and Spanish and held by 1,969 libraries worldwide
When his mother goes to the cellar and doesn't return right away, Harry goes down to search for her and confronts the terrible two-headed Whatzit
Hattie rabbit by Dick Gackenbach( Book )
7 editions published between 1976 and 1990 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,862 libraries worldwide
Two stories about Hattie Rabbit who has a tendency to overlook possible consequences of her actions
Claude the dog : a Christmas story by Dick Gackenbach( Book )
17 editions published between 1974 and 2002 in 3 languages and held by 1,391 libraries worldwide
Claude, the dog, gives away all his Christmas presents to his down-and-out friend but receives an even better present from his young owner
The show-and-tell war and other stories about Adam Joshua by Janice Lee Smith( Book )
9 editions published between 1988 and 1995 in English and held by 1,176 libraries worldwide
Five stories relate the adventures of Adam Joshua as he contends with the first day of school, being upstaged at show-and-tell time, and other events
The kid next door and other headaches : stories about Adam Joshua by Janice Lee Smith( Book )
5 editions published between 1984 and 1986 in English and held by 1,148 libraries worldwide
In a series of episodes, two young boys who are best friends share different viewpoints about neatness, the best kind of pet, super heroes, horrible cousins, and what consideration an overnight guest is entitled to
Dog for a day by Dick Gackenbach( Book )
3 editions published between 1987 and 1989 in English and held by 1,146 libraries worldwide
After transforming a football into a toaster and a cat into a canary, Sydney's new invention creates unexpected problems by changing Sydney into his dog and his dog into Sydney
What's Claude doing? by Dick Gackenbach( Book )
7 editions published between 1984 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 1,101 libraries worldwide
A dog refuses all the neighborhood pets' invitations to come out to play, not admitting that he's generously keeping his sick master company
Hattie be quiet, Hattie be good by Dick Gackenbach( Book )
3 editions published between 1977 and 1980 in English and held by 1,092 libraries worldwide
Hattie's helpfulness is unappreciated by her mother and her sick friend, Shirley Rabbitfoot
Poppy, the panda by Dick Gackenbach( Book )
2 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 1,064 libraries worldwide
Katie can't find the right thing for her toy panda to wear until her mother comes up with the perfect solution
The monster in the third dresser drawer and other stories about Adam Joshua by Janice Lee Smith( Book )
12 editions published between 1981 and 1990 in English and held by 1,029 libraries worldwide
In a series of episodes, a young boy must cope with a move to a new town, a new baby sister, a new tooth, a baby-sitter, and his Great-Aunt Emily
Mighty tree by Dick Gackenbach( Book )
8 editions published between 1992 and 1996 in English and held by 989 libraries worldwide
Three seeds grow into three beautiful trees, each of which serves a different function in nature and for people
Harvey, the foolish pig by Dick Gackenbach( Book )
1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 959 libraries worldwide
A poor pig goes on a journey to ask the Great King for wealth but fails to recognize the riches offered to him along the way
The turkeys' side of it : Adam Joshua's Thanksgiving by Janice Lee Smith( Book )
2 editions published between 1990 and 1992 in English and held by 943 libraries worldwide
Disappointed at being cast as a turkey in the school Thanksgiving play, Adam Joshua figures out a way to make the best of it
Hattie, Tom, and the chicken witch : a play and a story by Dick Gackenbach( Book )
4 editions published between 1980 and 1981 in English and held by 940 libraries worldwide
Hattie Rabbit tries to get a part in Tom's Easter play. Play script is included
Claude has a picnic by Dick Gackenbach( Book )
3 editions published between 1983 and 1993 in English and held by 919 libraries worldwide
After resolving his neighbors' problems, Claude the dog joins them in a picnic
Alice's special room by Dick Gackenbach( Book )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 887 libraries worldwide
Alice tells her mother about her special room, where she can play with her cat who died, enjoy the warm beach in January, go sledding on a hot summer day, and do anything she has already done in the past
Nelson in love : an Adam Joshua Valentine's Day story by Janice Lee Smith( Book )
3 editions published between 1992 and 1996 in English and held by 758 libraries worldwide
Adam Joshua's Valentine's Day is extremely complicated, and it doesn't help matters to know his best friend Nelson and his dog George are both in love
Binky gets a car by Dick Gackenbach( Book )
2 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 753 libraries worldwide
When Binky gets his first fast-pedaling car, he ignores the rules of the road and learns painfully that to be a driver, one must watch where he is going
Mother Rabbit's son Tom by Dick Gackenbach( Book )
3 editions published between 1977 and 1978 in English and held by 735 libraries worldwide
Tom keeps Mother and Father Rabbit busy by asking for hamburgers and pets
When I am eight by Joan Lowery Nixon( Book )
1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 715 libraries worldwide
A child imagines how things will be when he is eight, like his big brother
 
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Alternative Names
Gackenbach, Richard.
ガッケンバッハ, ディック
Languages
English (97)
German (4)
Spanish (1)
Japanese (1)
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