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Author photo. Photograph courtesy of Lisa Greenstein, 2005.

Photograph courtesy of Lisa Greenstein, 2005.

Russell Hoban (1925–2011)

Author of Bread and Jam for Frances

Includes the names: Russel Hoban, Russel Hoban, Russell Hoban, Russell Hobain, Russedll Hoban

MembersReviewsPopularityRatingFavorited   Events   
19,334 (22,278)487855 (4)550
Bread and Jam for Frances 2,608 copies, 69 reviews
A Bargain for Frances 2,429 copies, 25 reviews
Bedtime for Frances 2,246 copies, 33 reviews
Best Friends for Frances 1,409 copies, 21 reviews
A Baby Sister for Frances 1,254 copies, 16 reviews
Riddley Walker {expanded edition} (Author) 1,128 copies, 42 reviews
Riddley Walker (Author) 1,126 copies, 61 reviews
A Birthday for Frances 1,082 copies, 19 reviews
The Mouse and His Child 887 copies, 26 reviews
Turtle Diary 492 copies, 14 reviews
Pilgermann 295 copies, 1 review
The Medusa Frequency 279 copies, 2 reviews
Kleinzeit 276 copies, 5 reviews
Emmet Otter's Jug Band Christmas 260 copies, 6 reviews
The Mole Family's Christmas 251 copies, 4 reviews
Amaryllis Night and Day 161 copies, 6 reviews
The Little Brute Family 142 copies, 5 reviews
The Bat Tattoo 137 copies, 5 reviews
Angelica's Grotto 127 copies, 3 reviews
Linger Awhile 126 copies, 3 reviews
Harvey's Hideout 122 copies, 3 reviews
Fremder 116 copies, 1 review
Her Name Was Lola 108 copies, 1 review
Charlie the Tramp 94 copies, 11 reviews
Monsters 88 copies, 2 reviews
Come Dance With Me 67 copies, 3 reviews
Soonchild 67 copies, 2 reviews
The Sorely Trying Day 67 copies, 1 review
Rosie's Magic Horse 63 copies, 5 reviews
Jim's Lion (Author) 59 copies, 6 reviews
The Sea-Thing Child 55 copies, 2 reviews
My Tango with Barbara Strozzi 50 copies, 5 reviews
Angelica Lost and Found 48 copies, 3 reviews
The Twenty-Elephant Restaurant 46 copies, 2 reviews
The Frances Omnibus 45 copies, 2 reviews
Nothing to Do 43 copies
Trouble on Thunder Mountain 43 copies, 3 reviews
Ace Dragon Ltd 34 copies
La Corona and the Tin Frog 29 copies, 2 reviews
The Rain Door 27 copies, 2 reviews
Jim Frog 15 copies, 1 review
Ten What? 13 copies, 2 reviews
M.O.L.E. 12 copies
Lavinia Bat 11 copies
Ponders 8 copies
Flat Cat 6 copies
They Came from Aargh! 6 copies, 1 review
Ugly Bird 4 copies
Good-night 2 copies
BN-C2/3-83 1 copy
Frances 1 copy
The 20th Century Children's Book Treasury (Author) 1,226 copies, 14 reviews
Household Stories by the Brothers Grimm (Introduction, some editions) 643 copies, 24 reviews
Granta 42: Krauts! (Contributor) 114 copies
Granta 10: Travel Writing (Contributor) 76 copies
Granta 8: Dirty Realism (Contributor) 59 copies
Emmet Otter's Jug-Band Christmas [1977 TV movie] (Original story) 58 copies, 1 review
Granta 13: After the Revolution (Contributor) 39 copies
Granta 5: The Modern Common Wind (Contributor, some editions) 35 copies
Granta 9: John Berger, Boris (Contributor) 32 copies, 1 review
20th century (89) animals (281) anthology (141) badgers (260) bedtime (149) children (326) children's (722) children's books (101) children's fiction (158) children's literature (206) Christmas (191) collection:Fiction (154) dystopia (82) easy reader (84) fairy tales (102) family (344) fantasy (255) fiction (2,009) food (162) Frances (169) friends (108) friendship (253) Granta (112) hardcover (96) K (79) kids (82) literature (133) novel (290) paperback (153) picture book (1,023) post-apocalyptic (114) read (200) science fiction (308) series (80) sf (82) shelf:Fiction (155) short stories (114) siblings (117) to-read (312) unread (80)

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