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McKay, Hilary

Overview
Works: 253 works in 794 publications in 3 languages and 42,883 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  History  Domestic fiction  Humorous stories  Pictorial works  Christmas stories  Young adult works 
Roles: Creator, Director
Classifications: PZ7.M4786574, [FIC]
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Publications about Hilary McKay
Publications by Hilary McKay
Most widely held works by Hilary McKay
Indigo's star by Hilary McKay( Book )
22 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and held by 4,203 libraries worldwide
Spurred on by his youngest sister, Rose, twelve-year-old Indigo sticks up for himself and an American boy who has replaced him as the primary target of the school bullies
Permanent Rose by Hilary McKay( Book )
19 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in English and held by 3,993 libraries worldwide
While trying to reconnect with her friend Tom, who has returned to the United States without leaving a forwarding address, eight-year-old Rose inadvertently discovers the identity of her adopted sister Saffy's father
Saffy's angel by Hilary McKay( Book )
8 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in English and held by 2,501 libraries worldwide
After learning that she was adopted, thirteen-year-old Saffron's relationship with her eccentric, artistic family changes, until they help her go back to Italy where she was born to find a special momento of her past
Wishing for tomorrow : the sequel to A little princess by Hilary McKay( Book )
6 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 2,092 libraries worldwide
Relates what becomes of Ermengarde and the other girls left behind at Miss Minchin's School after Sara Crewe leaves to live with her guardian, the Indian gentleman
Dog Friday by Hilary McKay( Book )
17 editions published between 1992 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,698 libraries worldwide
Ten-year-old Robin Brogan is determined to keep the dog he finds abandoned on the beach from being impounded by the police. Suggested level: primary
Forever Rose by Hilary McKay( Book )
11 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in English and held by 1,550 libraries worldwide
As Christmas approaches, eleven-year-old Rose, the youngest member of the eccentric Casson family, discovers that life is filled with both catastrophic problems and wonderful surprises
Lulu and the duck in the park by Hilary McKay( Book )
9 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and held by 1,550 libraries worldwide
A young girl who loves animals brings an abandoned duck egg to school, even though her teacher has banned her from bringing animals to school ever again
The amber cat by Hilary McKay( Book )
14 editions published between 1995 and 2009 in English and Chinese and held by 1,497 libraries worldwide
While recovering from chicken pox, Robin and his friends are drawn into his mother's story about the adventures she and her friends had years ago with an unusual girl who mysteriously appeared on the nearby beach
Caddy ever after by Hilary McKay( Book )
19 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 1,486 libraries worldwide
The four eccentric Casson siblings each contribute written accounts of the events--which include a Valentine's Day dance, the appearance of a sinister balloon, and the breakdown of a car--that lead to Caddy's wedding day
Dolphin luck by Hilary McKay( Book )
15 editions published between 1998 and 2003 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,457 libraries worldwide
Sent by their vacationing parents to visit Mad Aunt Mabel, Perry and Ant have an adventure, while their younger siblings Sun Dance and Beany stay at home making burglar traps and searching for a magic sword
The exiles by Hilary McKay( Book )
13 editions published between 1991 and 2007 in English and held by 1,408 libraries worldwide
The four Conroy sisters spend a wild summer at the seaside with Big Grandma, who tries to break them of their reading habit by substituting fresh air and hard work for books and gets unexpected results. Suggested level: primary, intermediate
The exiles in love by Hilary McKay( Book )
15 editions published between 1996 and 2007 in English and held by 1,209 libraries worldwide
When Big Grandma takes the four Conroy sisters on holiday as a cure for the "family failing," the girls wonder if their grandmother herself is still susceptible to it
Caddy's world by Hilary McKay( Book )
5 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and held by 1,169 libraries worldwide
Twelve-year-old Caddy's world turns upside down when her father, Bill, temporarily becomes a stay at home "mom" and her best friends since kindergarten, Ali, Beth, and Ruby, begin to move in different directions
Lulu and the dog from the sea by Hilary McKay( Book )
10 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and held by 1,074 libraries worldwide
Seven-year-old Lulu and her cousin think their vacation house is the most perfect place ever until they find a trouble-prone, stray dog living on the beach
The exiles at home by Hilary McKay( Book )
17 editions published between 1993 and 2007 in English and held by 1,032 libraries worldwide
The four Conroy sisters' efforts to raise money in order to sponsor a ten-year-old boy in Africa get them into one difficult situation after another
Was that Christmas? by Hilary McKay( Book )
6 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 1,010 libraries worldwide
Now that both Bella and her cat are three years old, they are big enough to learn about all the wonderful things that happen at Christmas
There's a dragon downstairs by Hilary McKay( Book )
7 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 1,002 libraries worldwide
Although she is afraid, Sophie is determined to confront the dragon that she thinks she hears downstairs at night
Lulu and the cat in the bag by Hilary McKay( Book )
5 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and held by 763 libraries worldwide
"When a mysterious bag is left on Lulu's doorstep, the last thing her grandmother expects to be in it is a cat--a huge, neon orange cat. But Lulu knows this cat doesn't mean any harm and in fact it needs a lovely new home"--
Saffy's angel by Hilary McKay( Sound Recording )
23 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 731 libraries worldwide
After learning that she was adopted, thirteen-year-old Saffron's relationship with her eccentric, artistic family changes, until they help her go back to Italy where she was born to find a special momento of her past
Binny for short by Hilary McKay( Book )
2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 722 libraries worldwide
Eleven-year-old Binny struggles to cope with her father's death and the loss of her beloved dog while she adjusts to a new home that might be haunted by her horrible Aunt Violet
 
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Alternative Names
Mac Kay Hilary
MacKay, Hilary
MacKay, Hilary, 1959-
Mc Kay Hilary
Mc Kay, Hilary 1959-
マッカイ, ヒラリー
Languages
English (236)
German (1)
Chinese (1)
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