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James, Mary 1927-

Works: 8 works in 14 publications in 1 language and 2,769 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Drama  Children's television programs  Puppet television programs  Television programs  Animated television programs  Children's films 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PZ7.J15417, [FIC]
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Publications about Mary James
Publications by Mary James
Most widely held works by Mary James
Shoebag by Mary James( Book )
7 editions published between 1990 and 1992 in English and held by 1,306 libraries worldwide
Shoebag, a happy young cockroach who finds himself suddenly changed into a little boy, changes the lives of those around him before returning to his former life as an insect
Frankenlouse by Mary James( Book )
1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 480 libraries worldwide
Fourteen-year-old Nick finds life dreary at the military academy run by his strict father and dreams of becoming a cartoonist, but then various events converge to bring him a better understanding of his father
Shoebag returns by Mary James( Book )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 366 libraries worldwide
Shoebag, a cockroach with magical powers, changes himself into a boy to aid lonely Stanley Sweetsong, the only boy in Miss Rattray's School for Girls
It's a big, big world. recycling and caring for the environment ( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 331 libraries worldwide
Snook the Sloth lives in the World Tree with various animal friends including marmosets, a tree frog and an anteater
The shuteyes by Mary James( Book )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 249 libraries worldwide
After being carried off to a planet where sleeping is a crime, Chester Dumbello realizes how much he misses his old life and his unusual, dream-interpreting mother
Destiny and the magic of LaGrimas Creek by Mary James( Book )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
Destiny and her mother move to a new town, where Destiny tries to escape the dark memories of her past and adjust to her new life and learns that she is destined to save children from the evil demons around LaGrimas Creek
Frankenlouse by M. E Kerr( file )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 0 libraries worldwide
A fourteen-year-old boy invents a comic-book fantasy world ruled by a book-dwelling insect named Frankenlouse I am called Nick. I was fourteen the year of this story, the year that changed my life . . .Nick Reber is a cadet with cartoonist dreams. Nick's father, a by-the-books control freak, believes his son's creative aspirations are a waste of time. As commanding officer of Blister Military Academy, he makes Nick march in step-or else. Nick misses his mother, who ran away, although she promised to one day send for him. As a form of escape, Nick creates a whole world inside his head-a comic
The shuteyes by M. E Kerr( file )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 0 libraries worldwide
The fantastical story of a lonely eleven-year-old whose parrot takes him on a magical mystery tour of a planet where sleeping is against the lawChester Dumbello's mom interprets people's dreams. One day a white, one-eyed parrot flies into the Dream Café. Chester's mom says that the day something rhymes with orange, they can keep the parrot. Since nothing does, she comes up with the name Lornge, and the parrot becomes the newest member of the Dumbello family. But there's something odd about Lornge: He never sleeps. (Or as he puts it, "I tell no lies, nor shut my eyes.")It's summer, and school's
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