WorldCat Identities

Gray, Kes

Overview
Works: 212 works in 761 publications in 10 languages and 21,234 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Stories in rhyme  Picture books  Spy fiction  Humorous fiction  Illustrated works  Literature  Christmas stories  Didactic fiction 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PZ8.3.G7433, E
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Kes Gray
Cluck o'clock by Kes Gray( Book )

18 editions published between 2003 and 2015 in English and French and held by 1,165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A group of chickens has a full day on the farm, from eating breakfast early in the morning to avoiding a fox late at night
Eat your peas by Kes Gray( Book )

26 editions published between 2000 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 1,130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mom offers increasingly fantastic bribes to get Daisy to eat her peas, but what Daisy actually wants is quite simple
Frog on a log? by Kes Gray( Book )

5 editions published between 2015 and 2017 in English and held by 1,026 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In rhyming text, cat explains why frog has to sit on a log, even if he finds it uncomfortable
The "Get well soon" book : good wishes for bad times by Kes Gray( Book )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 897 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cynthia the centipede, Harold the hamster, Tiffany the turtle, and other animals suffer from various injuries or illnesses
Billy's bucket by Kes Gray( Book )

10 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in English and held by 815 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Despite his parents' protests, Billy wants nothing for his birthday but a very special bucket and all goes well until the bucket is borrowed without his permission
Dog on a frog? by Kes Gray( Book )

3 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 788 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this hilarious sequel to Frog on a Log?, frog decides that he does not want to sit on a log, and he definitely does not want a dog to sit on a frog! So he changes the rules. Now, dogs sit on logs, and cats sit on gnats! But what will frog decide to sit on now?
Our Twitchy by Kes Gray( Book )

6 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and held by 764 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A little bunny named Twitchy discovers that there's something special about his family: he was adopted by a cow and a horse. "We've always been your mom and pop. And you'll always be our Twitchy!" "Pop," said Twitchy, "why don't you and Mom hop like I do?" Twitchy and his parents live in a burrow and munch on carrots, just like any bunny family. But when Twitchy wonders why he doesn't look like his parents, the answer surprises him. How can the three of them truly be a family if they're not really the same? With lots of love (and plenty of carrots) Twitchy's parents show him that they are indeed a family after all. This sweet, funny adoption story will appeal to children and parents alike
Leave me alone by Kes Gray( Book )

11 editions published between 2011 and 2017 in English and held by 638 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With the help of his animals friends a little boy stands up to the giant who bullies him
Baby on board by Kes Gray( Book )

10 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in English and Catalan and held by 555 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Preparing to be an older sister, a girl reports on the changes in her mother and the developing baby over nine months
Mom and dad glue by Kes Gray( Book )

16 editions published between 2009 and 2016 in English and Danish and held by 509 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Confused and frightened when his parents divorce, a little boy does not know what to do until he discovers that one important thing remains unchanged
You do! by Kes Gray( Book )

15 editions published between 2003 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 449 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Daisy's mother instructs her on what Daisy should not do, but Daisy argues that Mother does it, so why can't she?
006 and a half by Kes Gray( Book )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 423 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Daisy's plan to become a spy falls apart when no one understands her spy language
Oi frog! by Kes Gray( Book )

21 editions published between 2014 and 2018 in English and held by 413 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From the award-winning Kes Gray and the winner of the Roald Dahl Funny Prize, Jim Field, comes an hilarious rhyming tale about a frog who discovers that all animals have their special places to sit! Cats sit on mats, hares sit on chairs, mules sit on stools and gofers sit on sofas, but Frog does not want to sit on a log! Jam-packed with animals and silliness, this original rhyming story will have young children in fits of laughter
006 and a bit by Kes Gray( Book )

10 editions published between 2006 and 2016 in English and Japanese and held by 364 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Daisy's plan to become a spy falls apart when no one understands her spy language
My mum goes to work by Kes Gray( Book )

4 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in English and held by 350 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

My mum goes to work, but I know she still loves me and cares about me. How do I know? Because my mum comes home from work, and tells me she loves me so much!
Really, really by Kes Gray( Book )

19 editions published between 2002 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 350 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Daisy gets left with a babysitter for the first time, she eats up her mum's note and tells Angela that she usually has ice-cream and chips for tea, never gets dirty, and always stays up watching videos till midnight. Really? asks Angela. Really, really , fibs Daisy. But what will happen when Mum comes home? If you liked Eat Your Peas , you will really, really like this book!
Oi Dog! by Kes Gray( Book )

10 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in English and held by 324 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Frog's had enough, he's the changing the status quo! Cat insists that there are rules - only mules sit on stools, no one but hares should sit on chairs and however irritating, dogs MUST sit on frogs. 'Well, I'm changing the rules, ' said the frog. 'From now on, dogs sit on logs, not frogs!' And everyone else is going to have to sit somewhere else too. Will Cat want to sit on gnats instead of cushy mats? Will spiders like sitting on gliders? Will whales be happy to sit on nails? And, most importantly, where is FROG going to sit? Praise for Oi Frog!: 'An absolute treat.'
Quick quack Quentin by Kes Gray( Book )

11 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in English and Scottish Gaelic and held by 309 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From the award-winning Kes Gray and the winner of the Roald Dahl Funny Prize, Jim Field, comes an hilarious tale about one duck's quest for a missing vowel! Quentin was a duck with a very quick quack. 'QUCK!' said Quentin. 'What's wrong with me?' Quentin's quack has lost its A. Do any of the other animals have one to spare? Not likely! APES don't want to be PES. SNAKES don't want to be SNKES. PANDAS don't want to be PNDAS or even PANDS. Will Quentin be stuck with a very quick QUCK?! Praise for Oi, Frog! also by Kes Gray and Jim Field: 'An absolute treat.' - Daily Mail Kes is one of the Independent's TOP TEN children's authors and winner of the Red House Children's Book Award. Jim's first picture book Cats Ahoy! won the Roald Dahl Funny Prize in 2011
Twoo Twit by Kes Gray( Book )

4 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 301 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Owls are supposed to be wise, but Twoo Twit is anything but! He has the eyes of an owl, the beak of an owl, the feathers of an owl and the brains of a greenfly! Why? Because he never goes to school!
Daisy and the trouble with Christmas by Kes Gray( Book )

5 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in English and held by 292 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Daisy is in the Christmas play at school but baby Jesus isn't special enough
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Cluck o'clock
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Eat your peasThe "Get well soon" book : good wishes for bad timesBilly's bucketOur TwitchyLeave me aloneBaby on boardMom and dad glueYou do!
Alternative Names
Gray, Kes 1960-

Grejs, Kess, 1960-

그레이, 케스

グレイ, ケス

ケス・グレイ

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