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Jeffers, Oliver

Overview
Works: 121 works in 500 publications in 18 languages and 27,875 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Pictorial works  Epistolary fiction  Picture books  Board books  Humorous stories  Catalogs  Film adaptations  Fantasy fiction 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Bibliographic antecedent, Other
Classifications: PZ7.J3643, [E]
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Oliver Jeffers
The day the crayons quit by Drew Daywalt ( Book )
9 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 2,655 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When Duncan arrives at school one morning, he finds a stack of letters, one from each of his crayons, complaining about how he uses them
Lost and found by Oliver Jeffers ( Book )
47 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in 9 languages and held by 2,456 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
While trying his best to help a penguin that has shown up at his door, a boy journeys all the way to the South Pole, only to realize that the penguin was never lost
The incredible book eating boy by Oliver Jeffers ( Book )
35 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in 10 languages and held by 2,194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Henry loves to eat books, until he begins to feel quite ill and decides that maybe he could do something else with the books he has been devouring--Résumé de l'éditeur
This moose belongs to me by Oliver Jeffers ( Book )
8 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 1,852 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A young boy learns that moose do not always follow the rules of proper pet behavior
Stuck by Oliver Jeffers ( Book )
20 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and held by 1,813 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When Floyd's kite gets stuck in a tree, he tries to knock it down with increasingly larger and more outrageous things
How to catch a star by Oliver Jeffers ( Book )
39 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 1,805 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Eager to have a star of his own, a boy devises imaginative ways of catching one
The way back home by Oliver Jeffers ( Book )
25 editions published between 2007 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,486 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Stranded on the moon after his extraordinary airplane takes him into outer space, a boy meets a marooned young Martian with a broken spacecraft, and the two new friends work together to return to their respective homes
Up and down by Oliver Jeffers ( Book )
14 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in English and held by 1,424 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Even though the penguin and the boy are close friends and do many things together, the penguin decides that he wants to fly and he wants to do it on his own
The boy who swam with piranhas by David Almond ( Book )
10 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,373 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Stanley Potts's uncle Ernie has developed an over-the-top fascination with canning fish in the house, and life at 69 Fish Quay Lane has turned balmy. But there's darkness in the madness, and when Uncle Ernie's obsession takes an unexpectedly cruel turn, Stan has no choice but to leave. As he journeys away from the life he's always known, he mingles with a carnival full of eccentric characters and meets the legendary Pancho Pirelli, the man who swims in a tank full of perilous piranhas. Will Stan be bold enough to dive in the churning waters himself and choose his own destiny?"--Description from Amazon.com, viewed July 31, 2013
The great paper caper by Oliver Jeffers ( Book )
23 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 1,220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When tree branches begin disappearing and paper airplanes are left in their place, the creatures that live in the forest carry out an investigation to find the culprit who has been stealing their homes
The terrible thing that happened to Barnaby Brocket by John Boyne ( Book )
17 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 1,161 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Born with an ability to float in the air, Barnaby Brocket is entreated by his parents to hide his unusual trait until a fateful day when he finds himself on a journey that takes him all over the world and into outer space
Noah Barleywater runs away : a fairytale by John Boyne ( Book )
24 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in English and held by 1,100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When life at home becomes too difficult, eight-year-old Noah sets out to see the world and have an adventure, and in the forest he meets a toymaker who has a story and some advice to share
The heart and the bottle by Oliver Jeffers ( Book )
16 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 1,098 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After safeguarding her heart in a bottle hung around her neck, a girl finds the bottle growing heavier and her interest in things around her becoming smaller
The Hueys in The new sweater by Oliver Jeffers ( Book )
2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 942 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"One Huey wears a new sweater to be different from the other identical Hueys, only to have them decide to be different too--by wearing sweaters"--
The Hueys in It wasn't me by Oliver Jeffers ( Book )
8 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 836 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Hueys may look the same, think the same, and even do the same things, but that doesn't mean they can't disagree. The only problem is, they can't seem to agree on what they didn't agree on in the first place! Which ultimately leads to an even bigger disagreement"--
Stay where you are & then leave by John Boyne ( Book )
7 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 815 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The day the First World War broke out, Alfie Summerfield's father promised he wouldn't go away to fight - but he broke that promise the following day. Four years later, Alfie doesn't know where his father might be, other than that he's away on a special, secret mission. Then, while shining shoes at King's Cross Station, Alfie unexpectedly sees his father's name - on a sheaf of papers belonging to a military doctor. Bewildered and confused, Alfie realises his father is in a hospital close by - a hospital treating soldiers with an unusual condition. Alfie is determined to rescue his father from this strange, unnerving place
Once upon an alphabet by Oliver Jeffers ( Book )
7 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 778 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"From an Astronaut who's afraid of heights, to a Bridge that ends up burned between friends, to a Cup stuck in a cupboard and longing for freedom, this series of interconnected stories and characters explores the alphabet"--
The Hueys in None the number by Oliver Jeffers ( Book )
5 editions published in 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 579 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
One of the Hueys tries to explain the concept of "none" to another by finding different numbers of items, one through ten, then taking them all away
De vuelta a casa by Oliver Jeffers ( Book )
4 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in Spanish and held by 258 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Stranded on the moon after his extraordinary airplane takes him into outer space, a boy meets a marooned young Martian with a broken spacecraft, and the two new friends work together to return to their respective homes
The new jumper by Oliver Jeffers ( Book )
8 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and German and held by 251 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Introducing the Hueys - a fabulously quirky group of characters in a hilarious new series from internationally bestselling, award-winning author/illustrator, Oliver Jeffers, creator of How to Catch a Star and Lost and Found
 
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Alternative Names
ג'פרס, אוליבר
オリヴァー・ジェファーズ
ジェファーズ, オリヴァー
Languages
English (255)
Spanish (22)
French (15)
German (12)
Japanese (8)
Hebrew (5)
Dutch (5)
Chinese (4)
Slovenian (1)
Portuguese (1)
Italian (1)
Arabic (1)
Polish (1)
Greek, Modern (1)
Swedish (1)
Catalan (1)
Danish (1)
Thai (1)
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