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Singer, Marilyn

Overview
Works: 172 works in 414 publications in 2 languages and 63,263 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Poetry  Fiction  Stories in rhyme  Pictorial works  Christmas stories  Picture books  Children's audiobooks 
Roles: Author, Narrator, Performer, Editor, Illustrator, Other, Author of introduction
Classifications: PS3569.I546, E
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Marilyn Singer
Venom by Marilyn Singer( Book )

6 editions published between 2007 and 2014 in English and held by 3,660 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Learn about venom and the animals that produce it and use it to survive, including spiders, insects, snakes and other reptiles, frogs and toads, fish, and ocean invertebrates
Mirror mirror : a book of reverso poems by Marilyn Singer( Book )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 3,455 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of short poems called reversos which, when reversed, provide new perspectives on the fairy tale characters they feature
What stinks? by Marilyn Singer( Book )

3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 3,397 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Why do some animals, insects, plants and trees smell the way they do? Find out how they use smells to mark their territories, defend themselves, communicate, or even attract a mate
Tallulah's toe shoes by Marilyn Singer( Book )

9 editions published between 2013 and 2016 in English and French and held by 1,360 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tallulah is frustrated because the grownups will not let her try dancing in toe shoes yet, so she sneaks a pair out of the wastebasket and tries on her own
Turtle in July by Marilyn Singer( Book )

7 editions published between 1989 and 1996 in English and held by 1,203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An illustrated collection about the activities of particular animals in each month of the year
Follow follow : a book of reverso poems by Marilyn Singer( Book )

6 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 1,186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of short poems called reversos which, when reversed, provide new perspectives on the fairy tale characters they feature
On the same day in March : a tour of the world's weather by Marilyn Singer( Book )

4 editions published between 2000 and 2003 in English and held by 992 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Highlights a wide variety of weather conditions by taking a tour around the world and examining weather in different places on the same day in March
Chester, the out-of-work dog by Marilyn Singer( Book )

6 editions published between 1992 and 1997 in English and held by 979 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chester's attempts to find a herding job after his human family moves into town prove disastrous until he meets a group of lost children
Fireflies at midnight by Marilyn Singer( Book )

5 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 972 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A robin cheerfully greets the day at dawn. A horse nibbles grass under the heat of the midday sun. A rabbit stands still, disappearing into the grass at dusk. As evening falls, a frog tells the world that he's the king of the pond. During one summer day, these and other creatures tell their tales, celebrating their ordinary -- but extraordinary -- lives in verse. Young readers will be entranced by the many voices created by renowned poet Marilyn Singer. They will be encouraged to look more closely at the surprising world around them -- morning, noon, and night
I'm your bus by Marilyn Singer( Book )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 966 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In rhyming text, a school bus describes its busy day transporting children to and from school
Tallulah's tutu by Marilyn Singer( Book )

6 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 935 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tallulah takes ballet lessons and eagerly awaits her coveted tutu, which, she learns, she must work hard to earn
Quiet night by Marilyn Singer( Book )

2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 893 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One frog, two owls, three geese are joined by increasingly larger numbers of different animals that keep ten campers from falling asleep in their tent
Eggs by Marilyn Singer( Book )

3 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and held by 882 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains the varieties, functions, and characteristics of the eggs of a multitude of creatures, including insects, birds, and reptiles
Rutherford B., who was he? : poems about our presidents by Marilyn Singer( Book )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 882 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents rhymes about presidents of the United States, from George Washington to Barack Obama
Prairie dogs kiss and lobsters wave : how animals say hello by Marilyn Singer( Book )

5 editions published between 1996 and 2004 in English and held by 836 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes animal communication and some of the basic elements of animal behavior
I'm getting a checkup by Marilyn Singer( Book )

2 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 815 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Overview: It's natural to feel a little nervous about going to the doctor. But this book's concrete and kid-friendly approach will put everyone's fears to rest. Join three children and their parents as they visit their pediatricians for a typical checkup, and learn all about the different tools doctors and nurses use. Upbeat illustrations featuring a diverse cast of characters are paired with a breezy rhymed text that reassures young readers-and their grownups-by guiding them through a physical examination step by step. Includes an author's note
Twenty ways to lose your best friend by Marilyn Singer( Book )

4 editions published between 1990 and 1993 in English and held by 792 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Emma loses her best friend when she votes for another girl to get the lead role in the class play
Tallulah's solo by Marilyn Singer( Book )

5 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 789 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tallulah strives for perfection during ballet class and dreams of dancing a solo in the upcoming recital, but her little brother, Beckett, who misbehaves all during class, gets a better role than she does. Listen as you read along with this book and CD set
Echo echo : reverso poems about Greek myths by Marilyn Singer( Book )

5 editions published between 2015 and 2017 in English and held by 756 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"What happens when you hold up a mirror to poems about Greek myths? You get a brand-new perspective on the classics! And that is just what happens in Echo Echo, the newest collection of reverso poems from Marilyn Singer. Read one way, each poem tells the story of a familiar myth; but when read in reverse, the poems reveal a new point of view! Readers will delight in uncovering the dual points of view in well-known legends, including the stories of Pandora's box, King Midas and his golden touch, Perseus and Medusa, Pygmalion, Icarus and Daedalus, Demeter and Persephone, and Echo and Narcissus. These cunning verses combine with beautiful illustrations to create a collection of fourteen reverso poems to treasure."--
Tallulah's Nutcracker by Marilyn Singer( Book )

3 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 752 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tallulah is thrilled to play a mouse in a professional production of The Nutcracker and works very hard to be the most marvelous mouse of all, but opening night brings some surprises
 
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Alternative Names
Marilyn Singer Amerikaans schrijfster

Marilyn Singer amerikansk författare

Marilyn Singer amerikansk skribent

Marilyn Singer écrivaine américaine

Marilyn Singer escritora estadounidense

Singer, Marilyn 1948-

مریلین سینگر نویسنده آمریکایی

싱어, 마릴린

싱어, 매릴린

シンガー, マリリン

Languages
English (87)

French (1)

Covers
Mirror mirror : a book of reverso poemsWhat stinks?Turtle in JulyOn the same day in March : a tour of the world's weatherFireflies at midnightI'm your busTallulah's tutuQuiet night