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  • Bibliography:
    25 Books
  • First Book:
    March 1995
  • Latest Book:
    February 2022
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Book List in Order: 25 titles


  • Geraldine, an eleven-year-old girl, finds her stable life disintegrating into chaos when her father's business falls into suspicious disarray, her best friend harbors a terrible secret, and a mysterious white guinea pig appears in the night....






  • Becky is fed up with her little brother trailing after her. With a swish of her newly discovered magic wand, her brother disappears-and a mysterious black cat appears! Where did he go? And how is Becky going to explain this to her mother? Grades 1-3...



  • Rex, a tiny chameleon, is the class pet. Every day someone gets to take him home, along with a notebook for recording his adventures. How cool is that?
    But what's really cool about Rex--the book--is that those exploits are depicted as though each...



  • Funny, tough-minded and tender, this is the story of Matilda and her two sisters growing up in Sydney, Australia, in the early 1950s. Their father is mentally unstable and largely absent, their mother is possibly in the thrall of his brother, and a ...



  • Tibby feels like everything is going wrong when her big brother Clarence grows up. He doesn't want to play with her any more and says that pixies only exist in books. But if that's true, what exactly did Tibby see in the bush, peering out from behind...



  • In this uproarious update of a favorite story, an unexplained noise leads to pandemonium among the animals. The fox, the elephant, even the big brown bear prove no match for the Terrible Plop. Only the littlest bunny learns not to panic when the s...



  • In Eric's house there were too many elephants -- in the living room, in the kitchen, in the bathroom, even in his bedroom! The elephants take up a lot of space, but Eric loves every one of them. So when his mom says they have to go, Eric comes up wit...






  • This is the story of two sisters, Mary and Grace. As small children, growing up at their property called Abyssinia, they played with their dolls house together, side by side, always. Grace loved Mary, and Mary loved Grace. But inseparable bonds in...



  • They were coming back! Did they suspect? They must. Just by looking at her, anyone would know she had something to hide.…

    Eleven-year-old Bella has a terrible guilty secret: something she did three years ago, when her English relatives were...



  • In her hand was a hinged wooden box with a black clasp. On the lid was a painting of a white bird with a long neck, its wings stretched out in flight. Fred rubbed in with her fingers, wiping away the dust. There were some words, written in gold. "...



  • When their teacher goes missing during an outing, eleven girls grapple with the aftermath in this haunting, exquisitely told psychological mystery. The Vietnam War rages overseas, but back at home, in a year that begins with the hanging of one man...



  • Can Coco and Alberta solve the mystery? The first in a new chapter book series featuring two mystery solving guinea pigs.   Buenos Aires' Chief of Police, Coco Carlomagno, is sure his office high in the Obelisco is haunted. Every day at the s...



  • The second in the series featuring the guinea pig detective and his sleuthing cousin   Coco Carlomagno, the well-respected (if somewhat easily startled) Chief of Police, has run into an unusually difficult problem. From his office high in t...



  • The third delightfully funny detective story and puzzle book featuring the mystery solving guinea pig duo It's a national emergency! A rare and extremely valuable mongoose is missing and the legendary Buenos Aires zoo is in chaos. But with ra...



  • Join the pair of guinea-pig detectives as they solve their fourth case in Buenos Aires
    Coco is the well-respected, if somewhat easily startled, Chief of Police in Buenos Aires. Alberta is his more sensible cousin. Together they crack the c...



  • Join the pair of guinea pig detectives in their fifth adventure
    Coco Carlomagno is trying to avert a national disaster. La Bella Cucharita, the highly strung world-famous opera singer, is due to make her return to the stage after an unfort...



  • Coco's nerves are all a-jangle. Deep in a cemetery in Buenos Aires, the tomb of the famous, much-lamented tango singer Anibal Manzana has everyone baffled. It is talking! Could it be haunted? Luckily Coco has his commonsensical cousin Alberta on hand...






  • It's Christmas time in a warm city and Reindeer has great fun giving presents to his friends Cat, Dog and Guinea Pig. But even when it's warm and sunny outside, it's hard to be far from home and family on Christmas Eve. Luckily, Christmas is a time ...



  • A boy stood in the playground under the big fig tree. 'He can't speak English,' the children whispered. Sydney, 1942. The war is coming to Australia - not only with the threat of bombardment, but also the arrival of refugees from Europe. Dreamy Colum...



  • It starts with one little goat. It ends with one little goat. But what happens in between is a whirlwind of nonsense and fun. International favorites Ursula Dubosarsky and Andrew Joyner make the most of their advanced sense of the ridiculous in this ...



  • This is a story about a boy called Pender and a kangaroo called Brindabella, about how they became friends, and all the things that happened to them because of it.

    Pender and his father live in an old house made of honey-colored stone in ...



  • Ursula Dubosarsky is the Australian Children's Laureate for 2020 - 2021 Lara had always wished she was a dog, and one day, just for a short time, she actually became one. This is how it happened. In a mulberry brick house on the harbour that Lara exp...



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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

Ursula Dubosarsky has published 25 books.

Ursula Dubosarsky does not have a new book coming out soon. The latest book, Pierre's Not There, was published in February 2022.

The first book by Ursula Dubosarsky, The White Guinea-Pig, was published in March 1995.

No. Ursula Dubosarsky does not write books in series.