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Simon, Francesca

Overview
Works: 1,014 works in 3,014 publications in 10 languages and 53,012 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Short stories  Humorous fiction  Poetry  Stories in rhyme  Fantasy fiction  Children's audiobooks  Action and adventure fiction  Young adult works 
Roles: Author, Creator, Bibliographic antecedent, Illustrator
Classifications: PZ7.S604, FIC
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Francesca Simon
Publications by Francesca Simon
Most widely held works about Francesca Simon
 
Most widely held works by Francesca Simon
Horrid Henry by Francesca Simon( Book )
94 editions published between 1994 and 2016 in English and Spanish and held by 2,629 libraries worldwide
Horrid Henry causes his brother Perfect Peter all sorts of problems when he behaves properly for a change, upstages Peter at a dance recital, plays pirates, and goes on a camping trip
Horrid Henry and the mega-mean time machine by Francesca Simon( Book )
31 editions published between 2005 and 2016 in English and German and held by 1,573 libraries worldwide
"Horrid Henry invents a time machine and promises to send his brother, Perfect Peter, to the future (as soon as Peter puts on one of Mom's dresses). But when Peter gets there, it isn't exactly what he had in mind. IN fact, everything kind of looks the same-- plus three more out-of-this-world funny stories"--Page 4 of cover
Horrid Henry and the soccer fiend by Francesca Simon( Book )
35 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in English and Turkish and held by 1,571 libraries worldwide
Four stories about Horrid Henry and his misadventures
Horrid Henry's stinkbomb by Francesca Simon( Book )
44 editions published between 2002 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 1,488 libraries worldwide
"Horrid Henry and Moody Margaret are a perfect pair. Henry has a secret club that doesn't allow girls in. Margaret has a secret club just for girls. And both Henry and Margaret love to play pranks. But with Perfect Peter and Sour Susan acting as spies, which secret club will win?"--Page 4 of cover
Horrid Henry tricks the tooth fairy by Francesca Simon( Book )
30 editions published between 1996 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 1,418 libraries worldwide
"When Perfect Peter's tooth falls out, Henry gets a great idea. He will steal the tooth and put it under his own pillow so that the Tooth Fairy gives him the reward instead of Peter. Will the Tooth Fairy fall for it? Pluss three other stories so funny they are sure to make your teeth fall out. (Okay, not really-- )"--Page 4 of cover
Horrid Henry and the mummy's curse by Francesca Simon( Book )
32 editions published between 2000 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 1,391 libraries worldwide
Horrid Henry indulges in his favorite hobby--collecting Gizmos; has a bad time with his spelling homework; starts a rumor that there's a shark in the swimming pool; and spooks Perfect Peter with the mummy's curse
Horrid Henry and the abominable snowman by Francesca Simon( Book )
30 editions published between 2007 and 2015 in English and held by 1,316 libraries worldwide
Horrid Henry builds a big, mean monster snowman in order to win the snowman competition against Moody Margaret's ballerina snowgirl, and claim the prize--a year's supply of ice cream--all for himself
Horrid Henry wakes the dead by Francesca Simon( Book )
20 editions published between 2009 and 2017 in English and held by 1,232 libraries worldwide
"Henry will do anything to win the grand prize at this year's talent show-- even wake the dead! Plus three other stories that will leave you screaming for more"--Page 4 of cover
Horrid Henry's underpants by Francesca Simon( Book )
35 editions published between 1997 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,208 libraries worldwide
Contains four stories that follow the adventures of Horrid Henry, including the title work in which Henry realizes, much to his chagrin, that he has accidently worn the bright pink "big girl" panties his goofy great-aunt Greta sent him for his birthday
Horrid Henry rocks by Francesca Simon( Book )
17 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and held by 1,200 libraries worldwide
Collects four stories recounting the adventures of Horrid Henry as he torments his younger brother, ruins Moody Margaret's sleepover, irritates his teacher, and tries to trick his family into seeing his favorite band
Horrid Henry's Christmas by Francesca Simon( Book )
27 editions published between 2006 and 2018 in English and Spanish and held by 1,032 libraries worldwide
Four stories about a misbehaving boy who causes mayhem during the Christmas season
Horrid Henry and the scary sitter by Francesca Simon( Book )
12 editions published between 2002 and 2017 in English and Irish and held by 1,030 libraries worldwide
Four stories about a misbehaving boy who causes mayhem during Halloween, for the babysitter and his friends, and during a car trip
Horrid Henry and the zombie vampire by Francesca Simon( Book )
15 editions published between 2011 and 2018 in English and held by 941 libraries worldwide
Henry knows that a class sleepover at a museum can only be one thing--boring! So he's invited a few party crashers to liven things up ... zombie vampires! Plus three other stories that will leave you screaming for more
Horrid Henry robs the bank by Francesca Simon( Book )
14 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and held by 838 libraries worldwide
Four brand new stories in which Horrid Henry helps himself to all the money he needs to win his favorite board game, comes up with another spectacular money-making scheme for launching a newspaper with all the school gossip, vows vengeance on Perfect Peter when Peter steals his birthday party theme and has his own Pirate Party?and gets his revenge by taking over as head teacher when Peter plays school with his goody-goody friends
Horrid Henry's monster movie by Francesca Simon( Book )
17 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 746 libraries worldwide
Horrid Henry has found a new way to scare everyone, his very own monster movie. The Undead Demon Monster Who Would Not Die is going to be a BIG hit! Plus three more monstrous tales that will leave you screaming for more
The Topsy-Turvies by Francesca Simon( Book )
19 editions published between 1995 and 2012 in English and Polish and held by 714 libraries worldwide
When the Topsy-Turvies babysit for their neighbor, their unconventional ways turn her house upside-down and startle an uninvited guest
Horrid Henry's joke book by Francesca Simon( Book )
13 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in English and held by 712 libraries worldwide
'All fans of Horrid Henry will love this book.. full of silliness and playground humour ... You'll be taking centre stage at school if you treat your friends to some of Henry's rib-ticklers.' -- MAIDENHEAD ADVERTISER
Calling all toddlers by Francesca Simon( Book )
11 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in 5 languages and held by 671 libraries worldwide
Rhyming verses describe activities that toddlers enjoy, such as splashing, stomping, and making faces
Spider school by Francesca Simon( Book )
23 editions published between 1996 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 599 libraries worldwide
Because Kate got out on the wrong side of the bed, her first day at a new school proves to be a real nightmare with a gorilla for a teacher and spiders for lunch. Suggested level: junior
The monstrous child by Francesca Simon( Book )
9 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in English and held by 563 libraries worldwide
"Meet Hel, teenager and Queen of the Dead ... Hel never wanted to be queen, but being a normal teenager wasn't an option either. Now she's stuck ruling the underworld. For eternity. She doesn't want your pity. But she does demand you listen. It's only fair you hear her side of the story ..."--Adapted from cover
 
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Alternative Names
Francesca Simon Amerikaans schrijfster
Francesca Simon amerikanisch-britische Kinderbuchautorin
Francesca Simon amerikansk författare
Francesca Simon amerikansk skribent
Francesca Simon auteur d'ouvrages pour la jeunesse
francesca simon escriptora estatunidenca
Francesca Simon escritora estadounidense
Francesca Simonová
Fransesca Simon
Fransesca Simon yhdysvaltalainen kirjailija
Saimona, Frančeska
Saimona, Frančeska, 1955-
Simon, Francesca Isabelle.
Simon, Francesca Isabelle 1955-
Саймон, Франческа
סאימאן, פרנצ'סקה 1955-
סימון, פרנצ'סקה 1955-
사이먼, 프란체스카 1955-
사이먼, 프랜시스카 1955-
프랜시스카 사이먼 1955-
サイモン, フランセスカ
サイモン, フランチェスカ
Languages
English (487)
Spanish (40)
German (4)
Irish (4)
Finnish (2)
Persian (2)
Polish (2)
Korean (2)
Turkish (1)
Dutch (1)
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