WorldCat Identities

Harris, Dorothy Joan

Overview
Works: 67 works in 180 publications in 4 languages and 2,136 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  History  Sources  Picture books  Braille books  Young adult works 
Roles: Author, Editor
Classifications: PZ7.H376, E
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Dorothy Joan Harris
The school mouse by Dorothy Joan Harris( Book )

1 edition published in 1977 in English and held by 250 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Knowing that his mouse is now living at school makes first grade more appealing to a six-year-old
Un perro muy diferente by Dorothy Joan Harris( Book )

9 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and Spanish and held by 228 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jonathan has a very unusual dog. It likes to go to the park, watch TV, and eat toast crumbs. It's invisible
The school mouse and the hamster by Dorothy Joan Harris( Book )

2 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 207 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When his friend Toby gets the mumps, Jonathan finds that after school blackboard duty isn't much fun until he meets an enterprising mouse with interesting ideas
The house mouse by Dorothy Joan Harris( Book )

4 editions published between 1973 and 1974 in English and held by 196 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four-year-old Jonathan's new friend Mouse takes up residence in his sister's dollhouse - but only in the winter months
Cameron and me by Dorothy Joan Harris( Book )

6 editions published between 1997 and 2009 in English and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Zachary gets all the attention until Cameron and then a new baby sister comes along
Even if it kills me by Dorothy Joan Harris( Book )

14 editions published between 1987 and 2017 in English and Spanish and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Melanie is a good girl, a model student. And she wants to be even better. Perfect, maybe. So she starts to diet. The trouble is, Melanie's as good at dieting as she is at everything else. She's determined to be thin ... even if it kills her
Goodnight Jeffrey by Dorothy Joan Harris( Book )

4 editions published between 1983 and 2002 in Undetermined and English and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Unable to sleep, Jeffrey gathers many of his favorite things into bed with him and finally finds comfort from a very special friend
No dinosaurs in the park by Dorothy Joan Harris( Book )

12 editions published between 1989 and 1994 in English and French and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Grade level: 1, 2, 3,k, p, e
Elizabethan prose: an anthology by Dorothy Joan Harris( Book )

7 editions published in 1968 in English and Undetermined and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hobo jungle : Ellen by Dorothy Joan Harris( Book )

4 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"It's 1939 and Ellen's family has been hit hard by the Depression. When she meets Will, she learns the true meaning of generosity and sharing" Cf. Our choice, 2003
Four seasons for Toby by Dorothy Joan Harris( Book )

12 editions published between 1986 and 2002 in English and French and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Grade level: 1, 2, 3, p, e
Rumpelstiltskin by Dorothy Joan Harris( Book )

4 editions published in 1991 in English and Undetermined and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A strange little man helps the miller's daughter spin straw into gold for the king on the condition that she will give him her first-born child
Don't call me sugarbaby! by Dorothy Joan Harris( Book )

13 editions published between 1983 and 1994 in 3 languages and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Grade level: 7, 8, 9, 10, e, i, s
The waiting time by Dorothy Joan Harris( Book )

4 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During 1940 in Vancouver, Ellen and her parents have grown accustomed to living with wartime food rationing, but news that Ellen's classmate Marjorie has been stricken with polio causes fear of an epidemic in the community. There are other fears, too--of the war and for the many who've enlisted at risk to their lives. When Ellen becomes ill and must recuperate at home, she does a lot of thinking--about the war, what she can do to help the men overseas, and how she can cheer up her sick friend
Ellen : the wishing time by Dorothy Joan Harris( Book )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the hardships and prejudices experienced by Canadians whose heritage came under attack during the second world war
Ellen, book four : a time for courage by Dorothy Joan Harris( Book )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Vancouver, 1941, as the war rages on in Europe, the United States joins in the fight after the bombing of Pearl Harbor by Japanese forces. Suddenly, Japanese Canadians are considered to be "enemies," and Amy Takashima and her family fear for their safety and freedom. Ellen cannot understand why her best friend should be punished, especially since Amy was born in Canada and her parents have been wonderful neighbors. But others in the community think that the Takashimas could be spies--which only strengthens the girls' friendship as they cling together for comfort. What will happen to Amy and her family? Will the war separate the girls forever?
Un chien très très particulier by Dorothy Joan Harris( Book )

4 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in French and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jonathan insiste : il a un chien invisible. Exaspérée, sa grande soeur Élizabeth lui dit et lui répète que Chien n'existe pas. Mais sa grandmère, elle, s'y intéresse et y croit. Lorsque Jonathan s'aperçoit que cette dernière s'ennuie sans son chat, il décide de lui offrir Chien en cadeau. Il lui suggère même de l'appeler Chat si elle veut, car Chien est vraiment très très particulier. [Résumé de l'éditeur]
Speedy Sam by Dorothy Joan Harris( Book )

4 editions published between 1989 and 1994 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adam Clark found a mouse in his kitchen and named it Speedy Sam. But now his mother is threatening to set a trap and Adam must find a way to save his new friend
Cléo, la souris express by Dorothy Joan Harris( Book )

8 editions published between 1989 and 2018 in French and English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Translation of: Speedy Sam
Racing stripes for William by Dorothy Joan Harris( Book )

3 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

William always is slow until he paints racing stripes on his running shoes. Preschool to grade 2
 
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Cameron and meUn chien très très particulierSomething about the author facts and pictures about authors and illustrators of books for young people ; Volume 153
Alternative Names
Dorothy Joan Harris Canadees schrijfster

Dorothy Joan Harris Canadian writer

Dorothy Joan Harris escriptora canadenca

Dorothy Joan Harris eskritor kanades

Dorothy Joan Harris kanadische Schriftstellerin und Kinderbuchautorin‏

Dorothy Joan Harris scríbhneoir Ceanadach

Dorothy Joan Harris shkrimtare kanadeze

Harris, D. J

Harris, D. J. 1931-

Harris, David John

Harris, Dorothy Joan

دوروثي جوان هاريس كاتبة كندية

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Languages
English (87)

French (22)

Spanish (8)

Danish (2)