WorldCat Identities

Paley, Joan

Overview
Works: 25 works in 60 publications in 1 language and 8,850 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Picture books  Poetry  Music 
Roles: Author, Illustrator
Classifications: QL696.S473, E
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Joan Paley
Little white duck by Walt Whippo( Book )

6 editions published between 1950 and 2005 in English and held by 1,464 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the song of the same title, a little white duck causes a commotion in its pond
The emperor lays an egg by Brenda Z Guiberson( Book )

4 editions published between 2000 and 2004 in English and held by 1,252 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This colorfully illustrated book shows how a penguin in Antarctica grows from an egg that has been laid by his mother, the emperor, and cared for by his father, into adulthood
I like stars by Margaret Wise Brown( Book )

13 editions published between 1982 and 2009 in English and held by 1,051 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A simple poem describing all kinds of stars that appear in the night sky
Moon glowing by Elizabeth Partridge( Book )

2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 984 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A squirrel, a bat, a beaver and a bear prepare for winter
Star of the sea : a day in the life of a starfish by Janet Halfmann( Book )

2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 930 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Learn about what life is like for a starfish, also called a sea star
Baby sea otter by Betty Tatham( Book )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 645 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After living under the protection of its mother as a pup, a young sea otter survives the most dangerous period of its life and successfully grows into a strong, skilled adult who is ready to face the world on his own
The secret life of the woolly bear caterpillar by Laurence Pringle( Book )

2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 509 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows one caterpillar as she feasts, tiny and hidden, in the tall summer grass; molts and grows; then sets off on the fall journey where she's most likely to be seen
Meet our flag, Old Glory by April Jones Prince( Book )

2 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in English and held by 478 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rhyming text introduces the American flag and some of the patriotic events with which it is associated. Also includes the text of the "Pledge of Allegiance."
One more river : a Noah's ark counting song by Joan Paley( Book )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 397 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this adaptation of a traditional spiritual, the animals enter Noah's Ark in increasing numbers, from one elephant to ten hens
What's that sound, Woolly Bear? by Philemon Sturges( Book )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 364 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Woolly Bear quietly shuffles along looking for a place to spin her bed and dream of tiger moths, while all around her other bugs buzz, chatter, zip, and whir
Unbeatable beaks by Stephen R Swinburne( Book )

2 editions published between 1999 and 2001 in English and held by 337 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rhyming verses describe many types of bird beaks. Includes factual information about thirty-nine birds found in the Northern Hemisphere
One more river : a Noah's ark counting book by Joan Paley( Book )

3 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this adaptation of a traditional spiritual, the animals enter Noah's Ark in increasing numbers, from one elephant to ten hens
Spring is in the air by Paula J Smith( Book )

1 edition published in 1971 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Defines the elements of haiku poetry, gives several examples, and encourages the reader to write his own
I am somebody! Stories and poems by Black children by Ana Ohenewaa( Book )

2 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of short stories and poems by fifth-grade black students recording what it is to be black in the city
The long line of letters by Gladys Bartholomew( Book )

3 editions published between 1972 and 1973 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses and illustrates the origins of the letters of the alphabet
Stop! look! by Priscilla M Maynard( Book )

3 editions published between 1974 and 1981 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An object in the shape of a circle on one page is incorporated into a picture on the next
The Future Explorers' Club meets here by Jeanne Bendick( Book )

4 editions published between 1973 and 1985 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the qualifications and tools needed by explorers--whether they go to the bottom of the sea or look through a microscope
Try, try again by Debbie Diller( Book )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

I wonder why this car can't go by Maggie Goodrich( Book )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Neither the car nor any other vehicle can move along on the road because of a surprising reason for the traffic congestion
Books by Stephanie Herbek( Book )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A boy and his parents find a lot of good books at the library
 
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Little white duck
Languages
English (55)

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The emperor lays an eggI like starsMoon glowingStar of the sea : a day in the life of a starfishBaby sea otterMeet our flag, Old GloryOne more river : a Noah's ark counting songWhat's that sound, Woolly Bear?