WorldCat Identities

James, Mary 1927-

Overview
Works: 11 works in 23 publications in 1 language and 2,393 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Children's television programs  Children's films  Fantasy television programs  Educational television programs  Drama  Puppet television programs  Television programs  Animated television programs 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PN1992.77, FIC
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about 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 1,140 WorldCat member 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 )

2 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 419 WorldCat member 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 )

2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 308 WorldCat member 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( Visual )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 287 WorldCat member 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 )

3 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in English and held by 228 WorldCat member 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 4 WorldCat member 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
Shoebag by Mary James( )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member 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
Shoebag by Mary James( Recording )

2 editions published between 1994 and 2009 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shoebag, the cockroach son of Drainboard and Under the Toaster, awakens one morning to find that he is now a boy! Adopted by the Biddles (in whose kitchen he has always lived) and renamed Stuart Bagg, poor Shoebag confronts the unknown worlds of humanity and school. Although he bands together with other social outcasts at school and becomes close to his human sister, he longs to return to roachdom and his roach family. Grades 4-7. 1990
Shoebag by M. E Kerr( )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

A cockroach wakes up one morning and discovers that he has turned into a boyShoebag likes his life as a cockroach. Like the others in his "tribe," he was named for the place of his birth-in his case, a white summer sandal. He enjoys living in a Boston apartment building with his parents, Drainboard and Under The Toaster, although they've lost countless relatives to jumping spiders, water bugs, beetles, and the deadly fumes of the dreaded exterminator. So when Shoebag discovers that he's been transformed into a person, he's horrified. But the worst is yet to come.Shoebag is adopted by the Biddle family and renamed Stu Bagg. Mr. Biddle enrolls him in Beacon Hill Elementary School, and every night for one hour before bedtime, he watches television with Eunice "Pretty Soft" Biddle, his new seven-year-old sister, who loves the color pink and is the star of toilet paper commercials. At school, Shoebag tries to fit in as a human, while back home he tries to protect his insect family from spiders, cats, and the Zapman.Then Shoebag discovers a secret formula that could change him back into a roach. All he has to do is choose.This ebook features an illustrated personal history of M. E. Kerr including rare images from the author's collection
Toca bien : a fast and effective piano course by Mary James( )

1 edition published in 2008 and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Shoebag
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FrankenlouseShoebag returnsThe shuteyesDestiny and the magic of LaGrimas Creek
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English (22)