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Shecter, Ben

Overview
Works: 66 works in 193 publications in 5 languages and 21,711 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Poetry  Picture books 
Roles: Author, Illustrator
Classifications: PZ7.Z77, E
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Publications about Ben Shecter
Publications by Ben Shecter
Most widely held works about Ben Shecter
 
Most widely held works by Ben Shecter
A ghost named Fred by Nathaniel Benchley( Book )
17 editions published between 1968 and 1998 in 3 languages and held by 1,803 libraries worldwide
George meets a friendly ghost named Fred when he enters a haunted house to get out of the rain. Kindergarten - Grade 3
The hating book by Charlotte Zolotow( Book )
16 editions published between 1969 and 1997 in English and Japanese and held by 1,427 libraries worldwide
A little girl knows her friend hates her but doesn't know why until she summons up enough courage to ask and the misunderstanding is resolved
Mooch the messy by Marjorie Weinman Sharmat( Book )
11 editions published between 1976 and 1992 in English and French and held by 1,050 libraries worldwide
Only for love does a very messy young rat clean up his hole to make his father's visit happier
The summer night by Charlotte Zolotow( Book )
8 editions published between 1958 and 1991 in English and held by 889 libraries worldwide
After she and her father take a walk and have a bedtime snack, a little girl is finally sleepy enough to go to sleep. Suggested level: junior, primary
Getting something on Maggie Marmelstein by Marjorie Weinman Sharmat( Book )
7 editions published between 1971 and 1992 in English and held by 881 libraries worldwide
After Thad embarrasses Maggie and she retaliates by embarrassing him even more, he plots revenge
A father like that by Charlotte Zolotow( Book )
5 editions published between 1971 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 858 libraries worldwide
A small boy tells his mother what he would like a father to be
Merrily comes our harvest in : poems for Thanksgiving ( Book )
5 editions published between 1978 and 1993 in English and held by 812 libraries worldwide
Contains 20 poems with Thanksgiving themes
Maggie Marmelstein for president by Marjorie Weinman Sharmat( Book )
7 editions published between 1975 and 1991 in English and held by 712 libraries worldwide
Maggie Marmelstein thought that her friend would be a good class president. But when he refuses her offer to manage his campaign, she decides to run against him. Sequel to Getting something on Maggie Marmelstein
The toad hunt by Janet Chenery( Book )
3 editions published between 1967 and 1992 in English and held by 712 libraries worldwide
While looking for a toad, two little boys see many of the residents of their garden and pond
Mysteriously yours, Maggie Marmelstein by Marjorie Weinman Sharmat( Book )
6 editions published between 1982 and 1991 in English and held by 707 libraries worldwide
Named the mystery column writer for the school newspaper, Maggie revels in the power she can exert
My friend John by Charlotte Zolotow( Book )
3 editions published between 1968 and 1997 in English and Japanese and held by 701 libraries worldwide
John's best friend tells everything he knows about John, the secrets they share, their likes and dislikes, and the fun they have as friends
More potatoes! by Millicent E Selsam( Book )
7 editions published between 1972 and 1973 in English and held by 647 libraries worldwide
A youngster investigates the procedures involved in getting the potato from the farmer's field to the dinner table
Grandpa by Barbara Borack( Book )
3 editions published between 1967 and 1989 in English and held by 611 libraries worldwide
A little girl tells about her grandfather and all the wonderful things they share and do
If it weren't for you by Charlotte Zolotow( Book )
3 editions published between 1966 and 1969 in English and held by 573 libraries worldwide
An older sister imagines the advantages of not having her younger sister around, but then thinks of one disadvantage
Hester the jester by Ben Shecter( Book )
5 editions published between 1977 and 1979 in English and held by 543 libraries worldwide
A small girl wants to be something important, but can't decide whether to be a jester, a knight, or a king
When will the snow trees grow? by Ben Shecter( Book )
3 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 487 libraries worldwide
A boy and his bear friend enjoy the pleasures of autumn as they prepare for winter
Will it be okay? by Crescent Dragonwagon( Book )
1 edition published in 1977 in English and held by 462 libraries worldwide
A mother comforts a child about her special fears concerning dogs, thunder, snakes, and other things
Great-Uncle Alfred forgets by Ben Shecter( Book )
3 editions published between 1996 and 2001 in Chinese and English and held by 433 libraries worldwide
A young girl takes her great-uncle, who is afflicted with Alzheimer's disease, for a walk and gently and patiently answers all his seemingly absurd questions
The hiding game by Ben Shecter( Book )
4 editions published between 1977 and 1980 in English and held by 400 libraries worldwide
Two friends decide that playing hide and seek isn't as much fun as doing things together
Conrad's castle by Ben Shecter( Book )
4 editions published between 1967 and 1970 in English and held by 364 libraries worldwide
A small boy builds his castle in the air despite the many distractions offered by his friends and momentary doubt which causes it to crumble
 
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Alternative Names
Schecter, Ben
シェクター, ベン
Languages
English (108)
French (4)
Japanese (4)
Dutch (3)
Chinese (2)
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