WorldCat Identities

Hughes, Shirley 1927-

Overview
Works: 470 works in 1,917 publications in 8 languages and 78,357 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Pictorial works  Poetry  History  War stories  Adventure stories  Biography  Picture books  Interviews 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Editor
Classifications: PZ7.H87395, [E]
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Shirley Hughes
 
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Most widely held works by Shirley Hughes
Dogger by Shirley Hughes( Book )

51 editions published between 1977 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 2,297 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A little boy is upset by the loss of his favorite stuffed dog
Alfie gets in first by Shirley Hughes( Book )

55 editions published between 1981 and 2011 in 8 languages and held by 2,039 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alfie accidentally locks his mother and baby sister Annie Rose outside and can't reach the latch to let them in. Soon the whole neighborhood is involved in getting the door open
Alfie gives a hand by Shirley Hughes( Book )

40 editions published between 1983 and 2010 in 6 languages and held by 1,975 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Holding tightly to his old bit of blanket as he attends his first birthday party, Alfie finds a way to be helpful, but it means putting down his blanket first
Alfie's feet by Shirley Hughes( Book )

37 editions published between 1982 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 1,789 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alfie is proud of being able to put his lovely new boots on by himself but wonders why they feel funny
An evening at Alfie's by Shirley Hughes( Book )

39 editions published between 1984 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 1,702 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A burst pipe causes chaos over the upstairs landing while Alfie's parents are out, but Alfie, his baby-sitter, and her parents finally find a solution
Out and about by Shirley Hughes( Book )

26 editions published between 1988 and 2015 in English and held by 1,509 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rhyming text depicts the pleasures of the outdoors in all kinds of weather, through the four seasons
Ella's big chance : a Jazz-Age Cinderella by Shirley Hughes( Book )

9 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 1,429 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this version of the Cinderella tale set in the 1920's, Ella has two men courting her. The handsome Duke of Arc and Buttons the delivery boy
Don't want to go! by Shirley Hughes( Book )

7 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,413 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lily's mother is sick and her father must go to work, but she does not want to stay with a babysitter, even if it means playing with cute baby Sam, sweet little dog Ringo, and fun big brother Jack
The big Alfie and Annie Rose storybook by Shirley Hughes( Book )

22 editions published between 1988 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 1,412 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents experiences of nursery school student Alfie and his younger sister Annie Rose
Rhymes for Annie Rose by Shirley Hughes( Book )

9 editions published between 1995 and 2006 in English and held by 1,353 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of more than twenty poems about young Annie Rose and the daily activities of a child
Annie Rose is my little sister by Shirley Hughes( Book )

8 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and Dutch and held by 1,344 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A boy describes all the things that he and his younger sister do together
Alfie and the birthday surprise by Shirley Hughes( Book )

13 editions published between 1997 and 2009 in English and Dutch and held by 1,302 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The death of Bob's cat prompts his friends and family to give him a surprise birthday party and a very special present
The snow lady by Shirley Hughes( Book )

13 editions published between 1990 and 2003 in English and held by 1,257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sam and Barney build a snow lady that resembles their elderly neighbor, mean Mrs. Dean
Angel Mae by Shirley Hughes( Book )

14 editions published between 1989 and 1999 in English and held by 1,253 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Christmas season at Mae's house is enlivened by the arrival of a new baby and Mae's appearance in a Christmas play
Giving by Shirley Hughes( Book )

11 editions published between 1993 and 2005 in English and held by 1,237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A little girl and her baby brother experience the various aspects of giving, finding that it is nice whether you are giving a present, a smile, or a kiss
The big Alfie out of doors storybook by Shirley Hughes( Book )

16 editions published between 1992 and 2002 in 3 languages and held by 1,198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Preschooler Alfie has pleasant outdoor adventures with various family members, including his sister Annie Rose, Grandma, and Dad
Moving Molly by Shirley Hughes( Book )

22 editions published between 1978 and 2002 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,160 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Molly is lonely after her family's move from the city to the country, but she adjusts with the help of her new next-door neighbors
My naughty little sister and Bad Harry's rabbit by Dorothy Edwards( Book )

43 editions published between 1952 and 2013 in English and held by 1,140 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a little girl manages to get her picture in the newspaper with her playmate's favorite toy, jealousy threatens their friendship
Hero on a bicycle by Shirley Hughes( Book )

8 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 1,130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Florence, Italy, 1944: The city is under heavy Nazi occupation, but for thirteen-year-old Paolo, war is a long and boring wait. Too young to fight for the resistance, yet desperate for action and adventure, he sneaks out each night to ride his bicycle along the darkened city streets. For Paolo, the risk is thrilling. But when he is accosted by Partisans--covert members of the anti-Nazi movement--thrilling quickly becomes dangerous as Paolo and his family are thrust into a terrifying and impossible situation. Finally at the center of the action, Paolo must figure out once and for all whether he has what it takes to truly be a hero."--Dust jacket
Wheels by Shirley Hughes( Book )

16 editions published between 1991 and 1999 in English and held by 1,122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Carlos is jealous of his friend Billy's new bicycle and desperately wants a new one of his own for his upcoming birthday
 
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Audience Level
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Audience Level
1
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Audience level: 0.27 (from 0.19 for Don't want ... to 0.98 for Guardian c ...)

Don't want to go!
Alternative Names
Huges, Shirley 1929-

Hughes, Shirley

Hugues, Shirley

Shirley Hughes English children's writer and illustrator

Vulliamy, Shirley.

Vulliamy, Shirley 1927-

ヒューズ, シャーリー

Languages
English (442)

Dutch (17)

Welsh (11)

Chinese (8)

Afrikaans (6)

French (4)

Korean (2)

Danish (1)

Covers
Alfie gets in firstAlfie gives a handAlfie's feetAn evening at Alfie'sOut and aboutElla's big chance : a Jazz-Age CinderellaDon't want to go!The big Alfie and Annie Rose storybook