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Hurwitz, Johanna

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Works: 155 works in 679 publications in 7 languages and 81,176 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Biography  Interviews  History 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PZ7.H9574, [FIC]
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Mostly Monty by Johanna Hurwitz( Book )
8 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and held by 2,588 libraries worldwide
Because he suffers from asthma, six-year-old Monty is nervous about starting first grade but he soon learns to cope with his illness and use his special talents to make friends
Class clown by Johanna Hurwitz( Book )
13 editions published between 1987 and 2001 in 3 languages and held by 2,507 libraries worldwide
Lucas Cott, the most obstreperous boy in the third grade, finds it very hard to turn over a new leaf when he decides to become the perfect student
Mighty Monty by Johanna Hurwitz( Book )
9 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and held by 2,355 libraries worldwide
Monty, a quiet first-grader, continues to come into his own--playing the part of a tree in a miscued school play, sharing his enthusiasm for ants at an outdoor birthday party, and even signing up for karate class despite his asthma
Class president by Johanna Hurwitz( Book )
15 editions published between 1990 and 2013 in English and held by 2,041 libraries worldwide
Julio hides his own leadership ambitions to help another candidate win the nomination for class president
The hot & cold summer by Johanna Hurwitz( Book )
16 editions published between 1984 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,977 libraries worldwide
Two inseparable ten-year-old boys discover there is room in their friendship for another person and it really doesn't matter that she is a girl
Baseball fever by Johanna Hurwitz( Book )
13 editions published between 1981 and 2000 in English and held by 1,935 libraries worldwide
Ten-year-old Ezra, who is suffering from an advanced case of baseball fever, must convince his scholarly father that this disorder is not responsible for wasting his mind away. Ezra Feldman, almost ten, likes baseball more than anything else in the world. But his father cannot understand why his son would rather rot his brains watching men swinging big wooden sticks than read a book or play chess. Can an unwanted car trip, a grumpy old professor, and a surprising chess victory help father and son find a little common ground, and convince Ezra's dad that cheering for the national pastime isn't completely off base?
The adventures of Ali Baba Bernstein by Johanna Hurwitz( Book )
17 editions published between 1985 and 1995 in 3 languages and held by 1,774 libraries worldwide
Eight-year-old David is convinced that his life will be more adventurous when he changes his name to Ali Baba
Busybody Nora by Johanna Hurwitz( Book )
22 editions published between 1976 and 2002 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,694 libraries worldwide
Relates the adventures of an inquisitive little girl who lives in a large apartment building in New York with her parents and little brother Teddy
Aldo Applesauce by Johanna Hurwitz( Book )
11 editions published between 1979 and 1998 in English and held by 1,659 libraries worldwide
When he and his family move to the suburbs, Aldo has difficulty finding new friends
Russell and Elisa by Johanna Hurwitz( Book )
15 editions published between 1989 and 2003 in English and held by 1,628 libraries worldwide
Seven-year-old Russell and his three-year-old sister Elisa have adventures with friends and family in their apartment building
Russell sprouts by Johanna Hurwitz( Book )
8 editions published between 1987 and 2003 in English and held by 1,613 libraries worldwide
Home and school adventures of Russell, age six and growing up fast
Anne Frank : life in hiding by Johanna Hurwitz( Book )
24 editions published between 1988 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,586 libraries worldwide
A biography of a young Jewish girl made famous after her death in the Holocaust by the publishing of her diary detailing the two years her family hid from the Nazis during World War II
Rip-roaring Russell by Johanna Hurwitz( Book )
19 editions published between 1983 and 2012 in English and held by 1,581 libraries worldwide
Five-year-old Russell's adventures involve his nursery school, his baby sister, and his friends in his apartment building
Pee Wee's tale by Johanna Hurwitz( Book )
8 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and Dutch and held by 1,492 libraries worldwide
When his owner's parents let him go in Central Park, a young guinea pig learns to survive in the natural world with the help of a "park-wise" squirrel while trying to find his way back home
School's out by Johanna Hurwitz( Book )
10 editions published between 1961 and 2014 in English and Japanese and held by 1,385 libraries worldwide
Lucas thinks his summer vacation is ruined when Mom hires a French au pair to watch over Lucas and his two-year-old twin brothers
Aldo Ice Cream by Johanna Hurwitz( Book )
9 editions published between 1981 and 1989 in English and held by 1,376 libraries worldwide
Nine-year-old Aldo discovers the pleasures of doing volunteer work to help the older citizens of the community and the satisfactions of earning his first money on his own for unselfish reasons
Teacher's pet by Johanna Hurwitz( Book )
6 editions published between 1968 and 2014 in English and held by 1,369 libraries worldwide
Nine-year-old Cricket's expectations of being, as always, the teacher's favorite student are dashed by the arrival of an unusual new girl in her fourth-grade class
Helen Keller : courage in the dark by Johanna Hurwitz( Book )
10 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in English and held by 1,366 libraries worldwide
A biography of the blind and deaf girl who overcame both handicaps with the help of her teacher, Annie Sullivan
Tough-luck Karen by Johanna Hurwitz( Book )
8 editions published between 1982 and 1991 in English and French and held by 1,322 libraries worldwide
Thirteen-year-old Karen Sossi encounters bad luck when she ignores her schoolwork for cooking and baby-sitting
New shoes for Silvia by Johanna Hurwitz( Book )
15 editions published between 1993 and 2000 in 4 languages and held by 1,314 libraries worldwide
A young girl receives a pair of beautiful red shoes from her Tía Rosita and finds different uses for them until she grows enough for them to fit
 
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Alternative Names
Hurwitz, J.
ハーウィッツ, ヨハンナ
Languages
English (244)
French (10)
Spanish (3)
Chinese (2)
Japanese (1)
Portuguese (1)
Dutch (1)
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