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The plot chickens —Auch, Mary Jane.
Book
2009
16 available of 18 items

Henrietta the chicken loves to read so much that she decides to write a book herself, but first no one will publish a book written by a chicken, and then, when she publishes it herself and it gets a terrible review in "T...

Chickerella —Auch, Mary Jane.
Book
2005
5 available of 8 items

This barnyard version of the Cinderella story features a mild-mannered chicken, a fashion-conscious Fairy Goosemother, and a prince at a Fowl Ball.

The Easter egg farm —Auch, Mary Jane.
Book
1992
22 available of 25 items

Pauline the hen lays unusual eggs, but Mrs. Pennywort, her owner, thinks they're beautiful, and she and Pauline work together to open an Easter egg farm.

Ashes of roses —Auch, Mary Jane.
Book
2002
8 available of 10 items

Sixteen-year-old Margaret Rose Nolan, newly arrived from Ireland, finds work at New York City's Triangle Shirtwaist Factory shortly before the 1911 fire in which 146 employees died.

Poultrygeist —Auch, Mary Jane.
Book
2003
17 available of 17 items

On Halloween night, two rowdy young roosters encounter a "poultrygeist" in the barn.

Peeping Beauty —Auch, Mary Jane.
Book
1993
1 available of 2 items

Poulette the dancing hen falls into the clutches of a hungry fox, who exploits her desire to become a great ballerina.

A dog on his own —Auch, Mary Jane.
Book On CD
2009
2 available of 3 items

After a daring escape from the animal shelter, Pearl, Peppy, and K-10 explore the outside world while moving from one adventure to another.

Beauty and the beaks : a turkey's cautionary tale —Auch, Mary Jane.
Book
2007
12 available of 13 items

When Lance, a very pretentious turkey, arrives on the farm and boasts that he is the only bird invited to a special feast, no hen is impressed, but when Beauty learns that Lance is the main course, she convinces the othe...

The buk buk buk festival —Auch, Mary Jane, author, illustrator.
Book
2015
15 available of 16 items

Henrietta is a reader and a writer, unusual traits for a chicken, but when her book is published and she is invited to the Children's Book Festival, only the local librarian believes she is the author.

One-handed catch —Auch, Mary Jane.
Book
2006
3 available of 3 items

After losing his hand in an accident in his father's butcher shop in 1946, sixth-grader Norman uses hard work and humor to learn to live with his disability and to succeed at baseball, art, and other activities.

The princess and the pizza —Auch, Mary Jane.
Book
2002
6 available of 7 items

An out-of-work princess applies to become the bride of Prince Drupert, but first she must pass several tests, including a cooking contest.

The nutquacker —Auch, Mary Jane.
Book
1999
10 available of 10 items

Clara the duck is so impatient to discover the farm animals' secret of Christmas that she puts herself in danger and almost misses the party.

Souperchicken —Auch, Mary Jane.
Book
2003
8 available of 8 items

When Henrietta becomes the first chicken in her coop to learn how to read, she uses her skills to save her aunties from becoming chicken soup.

Hen lake —Auch, Mary Jane.
Book
1995
2 available of 2 items

Tired of the bragging of Percival the peacock, Poulette convinces the other hens in the barnyard that they can outperform the boastful bird in a ballet she creates.

A dog on his own —Auch, Mary Jane.
Book
2008
9 available of 9 items

After a daring escape from the animal shelter, Pearl, Peppy, and K-10--so named because he is one step above all the other canines--explore the outside world while moving from one adventure to another.

Eggs mark the spot —Auch, Mary Jane.
Book
1996
3 available of 3 items

Pauline the hen uses her talent for laying eggs with the image of what she sees to help capture the thief who has stolen a famous painting from an art gallery.

Bantam of the opera —Auch, Mary Jane.
Book
1997
1 available of 1 items

Luigi the rooster wins fame and fortune when the star of the Cosmopolitan Opera Company and his understudy both come down with chicken pox on the same night.

I was a third grade spy —Auch, Mary Jane.
Book
2001
4 available of 4 items

When Brian's dog Arful suddenly begins talking, Brian and his two friends send the dog to find out what their classmates are planning for the school talent show.

Troll teacher —Vande Velde, Vivian.
Book
2000
1 available of 1 items

Elizabeth tries to tell her family that there is something wrong with her new teacher, but they cannot see it, even though Miss Turtledove has orange eyes, eats desks, and throws fruit at the students.

Frozen summer —Auch, Mary Jane.
Book
1998
6 available of 6 items

In 1816, twelve-year-old Mem's new home in the wilderness of western New York is disrupted when the birth of another baby sends her mother into "spells" that disconnect her from reality.

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