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Pinkwater, Jill

Overview
Works: 57 works in 154 publications in 2 languages and 26,855 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Humorous stories  Detective and mystery stories 
Roles: Illustrator, Author
Classifications: PZ7.P6335, [E]
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Jill Pinkwater
Publications by Jill Pinkwater
Most widely held works about Jill Pinkwater
 
Most widely held works by Jill Pinkwater
Superpuppy : how to choose, raise, and train the best possible dog for you by Jill Pinkwater( Book )
10 editions published between 1976 and 2002 in English and held by 1,202 libraries worldwide
A guide to buying, training, and caring for a dog, with special emphasis on understanding its personality, feelings, and reactions to new situations
Irving and Muktuk : two bad bears by Daniel Manus Pinkwater( Book )
6 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in English and held by 1,192 libraries worldwide
Two muffin-loving polar bears make a yearly attempt to use stealth and subterfuge to get muffins at the Yellowtooth Blueberry Muffin Festival
Young Larry by Daniel Manus Pinkwater( Book )
3 editions published between 1997 and 2004 in English and held by 1,055 libraries worldwide
After being hit on the head by his mother and told to fend for himself, Larry the polar bear floats from Baffin Bay to New Jersey where he gets a job as a lifeguard
Bad bears in the big city : an Irving & Muktuk story by Daniel Manus Pinkwater( Book )
5 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in English and held by 1,012 libraries worldwide
Irving and Muktuk, two muffin-eating polar bears from the frozen north, have some trouble fitting into life at the zoo in Bayone, New Jersey
At the Hotel Larry by Daniel Manus Pinkwater( Book )
4 editions published between 1997 and 2004 in English and held by 1,005 libraries worldwide
A young girl and Larry, the polar bear who lives in her father's hotel, enjoy each other's company and, on an outing to the zoo, they discover Larry's brother Roy
Bad bear detectives : an Irving & Muktuk story by Daniel Manus Pinkwater( Book )
4 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 975 libraries worldwide
Irving and Muktuk, polar bears at the zoo in Bayone, New Jersey, are the natural suspects when someone steals a shipment of imported muffins, but they decide to prove that they are not bad bears by finding the real thief
Looking for Bobowicz : a Hoboken chicken story by Daniel Manus Pinkwater( Book )
5 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 962 libraries worldwide
Upon moving to Hoboken, New Jersey, a boy convinces his two new friends to help him track down the mysterious phantom who stole his bicycle, as well as Arthur Bobowicz, owner of a giant chicken that once terrorized local citizens
Buffalo Brenda by Jill Pinkwater( Book )
3 editions published between 1989 and 1992 in English and held by 959 libraries worldwide
Determined to make their mark on their high school, ninth graders India Ink and her zany best friend Brenda Tuna organize an underground newspaper and then provide a live buffalo as a mascot for the football team
Ice-cream Larry by Daniel Manus Pinkwater( Book )
3 editions published between 1999 and 2004 in English and held by 906 libraries worldwide
After he eats an eighth of a ton of ice cream at Cohen's Cones, Larry the polar bear happily becomes the spokesbear for the Iceberg Ice-Cream Company under the slogan, "I do not feel sick."
The lunchroom of doom by Daniel Manus Pinkwater( Book )
6 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and Spanish and held by 896 libraries worldwide
After one of its members is banned from the school lunchroom, the Watson Elementary School Werewolf Club has lunch at Tom's Tibetan-American Lunchroom, where they run into alien meatballs
The Artsy Smartsy Club by Daniel Manus Pinkwater( Book )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 868 libraries worldwide
After three Hoboken children and their giant chicken Henrietta begin to appreciate beautiful sidewalk art, they venture into art class and visits to Manhattan
The magic pretzel by Daniel Manus Pinkwater( Book )
3 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 831 libraries worldwide
Fourth-grader Norman Gnormal, who behaves a lot like a dog, finds his first real friends when the principal signs him up for the Werewolf Club at school
Bad bears go visiting : an Irving & Muktuk story by Daniel Manus Pinkwater( Book )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 795 libraries worldwide
Irving and Muktuk, two polar bears, enjoy themselves so much when Larry comes to visit them that the next time they escape from the zoo in Bayonne, New Jersey, they decide to pay a visit themselves
Bad bears and a bunny : an Irving and Muktuk story by Daniel Manus Pinkwater( Book )
2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 779 libraries worldwide
Although they intend to live up to their notorious reputations when they are invited to a fancy hotel party, polar bears Irving and Muktuk end up behaving themselves when a scary bunny shows up
Dancing Larry by Daniel Manus Pinkwater( Book )
3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 778 libraries worldwide
Larry the polar bear follows in the footsteps of little Mildred Frobisher's ballet class to overcome strict Madame Swoboda's admonition that "bears have no place in ballet."
Wolf Christmas by Daniel Manus Pinkwater( Book )
3 editions published between 1998 and 2002 in English and held by 751 libraries worldwide
On the longest night of the year, a family of wolves takes a run through the woods to see the unusual sight of a human family's Christmas celebration
Second-grade ape by Daniel Manus Pinkwater( Book )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 746 libraries worldwide
Flash Fleetwood finds a very quiet gorilla which he names Phil, and, to the delight of the second grade students, their teacher Mrs. Hotdogbun says he may attend school along with them
Beautiful Yetta : the Yiddish chicken by Daniel Manus Pinkwater( Book )
3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 733 libraries worldwide
Yetta, the beautiful chicken, breaks free from the truck that is carrying her to market. She quickly realizes the big city is nothing like the chicken farm. She is scared and confused until she meets and saves the life of a little, green parrot
The Werewolf Club meets Dorkula by Daniel Manus Pinkwater( Book )
10 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and Spanish and held by 732 libraries worldwide
A new student who claims to be a vampire joins the Watson Elementary School Werewolf Club, but the werewolves discover his true secret when fruits and vegetables begin to disappear all over town
Sleepover Larry by Daniel Manus Pinkwater( Book )
4 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and held by 710 libraries worldwide
After little Mildred Frobisher has a sleepover at the hotel where she lives with her parents and Larry the polar bear, Larry decides that he too would like to host a sleepover for his friends
 
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English (78)
Spanish (4)
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