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Thaler, Mike 1936-

Overview
Works: 333 works in 1,051 publications in 3 languages and 62,113 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Humorous fiction  Picture books  Action and adventure fiction  Fantasy fiction  Horror fiction  Adventure stories  Baseball stories  Short stories 
Roles: Author, Editor
Classifications: PZ7.T3, E
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Mike Thaler
 
Most widely held works by Mike Thaler
The librarian from the black lagoon by Mike Thaler( Book )

23 editions published between 1989 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 2,458 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From stories he has heard about the librarian, a young boy imagines the worst when his class visits the school library for the first time
The teacher from the black lagoon by Mike Thaler( Book )

26 editions published between 1989 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 2,407 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On the first day of school, a young boy expects only the worst when he discovers that his new teacher is the "monstrous" Mrs. Green
The gym teacher from the Black Lagoon by Mike Thaler( Book )

20 editions published between 1944 and 2011 in English and held by 1,949 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On the first day of school, a young boy expects only the worst when he discovers that his new gym teacher is "Coach Kong," Mr. Green
The principal from the black lagoon by Mike Thaler( Book )

20 editions published between 1989 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,905 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A little boy is sent to the principal's office
The talent show from the black lagoon by Mike Thaler( Book )

11 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in English and held by 1,507 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When his teacher requires that everyone in class take part in the talent show, a boy asks his mother for suggestions and she insists he start taking piano lessons
The music teacher from the Black Lagoon by Mike Thaler( Book )

12 editions published between 1997 and 2011 in English and held by 1,499 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A boy contemplates all the horrible stories he has heard about the music teacher, Miss LaNote, and the ordeals she forces her students to endure
The class trip from the black lagoon by Mike Thaler( Book )

11 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in English and held by 1,497 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young boy's imagined school trip makes the real trip look mundane
The science fair from the Black Lagoon by Mike Thaler( Book )

15 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in English and held by 1,411 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mean Mrs. Green says that everyone has to invent something for the school science fair. But everyone would rather invent a way to get out of it! Hubie can't decide on what he's going to do. He thinks all the good inventions have been done already. And all of his friends have figured out what they are going to do. He tries to decide between cloning himself or building a laugh machine. After a bad dream about cloning, he decides to build a laugh machine. After many tries, he makes himself into a human laugh machine and wins a special prize for "Silliest Invention."
The cafeteria lady from the black lagoon by Mike Thaler( Book )

8 editions published between 1993 and 2012 in English and held by 1,395 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Humorous story about the new cafeteria lady, Wanda Belch, who is rumored to drive a garbage truck to school
The class election from the Black Lagoon by Mike Thaler( Book )

8 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in English and held by 1,358 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Everyone has to run for an office in Mrs. Green's class election
The school bus driver from the Black Lagoon by Mike Thaler( Book )

5 editions published between 1999 and 2012 in English and held by 1,268 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A little boy's imagination goes wild when he hears his new bus driver drives like he's in the Indy 500
The school nurse from the black lagoon by Mike Thaler( Book )

2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 1,185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young boy has heard scary stories about the school nurse, Miss Hearse, but when he meets her himself, he has a very different impression
The field day from the black lagoon by Mike Thaler( Book )

10 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in English and held by 1,163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Field day is one week away, and everyone has to go. But you'd rather go home! Crazy coach Kong is making up all the events! You might leap over lions, hop over hippos, skip through snakes, and tiptoe around tigers! Will it be a field day of dreams or a field day of screams?
The custodian from the black lagoon by Mike Thaler( Book )

8 editions published between 1989 and 2014 in English and held by 1,124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After relating all of the horrible things the school custodian, Fester Smudge, is known to have done, a student whose locker won't open needs Mr. Smudge's help
Owly by Mike Thaler( Book )

12 editions published between 1982 and 2000 in English and Japanese and held by 1,083 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Owly asks his mother question after question about the world, she finds just the right ways to help him find the answers
The little league team from the Black Lagoon by Mike Thaler( Book )

7 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 909 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hubie just feels sick because baseball fever is catching everyone. The only hit he had last year was when he got hit in the head by a ball. Will he make the big hit this year and knock the ball out of the park?
The class pet from the Black Lagoon by Mike Thaler( Book )

10 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in English and held by 902 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The students in Mrs. Green's class get a bit nervous when she announces she is going to bring in a class pet but will not reveal what it is--letting their imaginations run wild
The dentist from the black lagoon by Mike Thaler( Book )

12 editions published between 1995 and 2014 in English and held by 896 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A boy learns that a dentist will be visiting his school. He hears scary rumors about the dentist, but discovers there is no reason to be afraid of dentists
The substitute teacher from the black lagoon by Mike Thaler( Book )

12 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in English and held by 829 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An elementary school class must contend with a substitute teacher that seems like the monster Frankenstein
The Halloween party from the Black Lagoon by Mike Thaler( Book )

8 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in English and held by 769 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hubie feels left out when his teacher announces a class costume party and he, unlike his classmates, has no ideas about what to wear
 
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The librarian from the black lagoon
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The teacher from the black lagoonThe gym teacher from the Black LagoonThe principal from the black lagoonThe talent show from the black lagoonThe music teacher from the Black LagoonThe class trip from the black lagoonThe science fair from the Black LagoonThe cafeteria lady from the black lagoon
Alternative Names
Thaler, Michael C.

Thaler, Michael C. 1936-

탈러, 마이크 1936-

サーラー, マイク

セイラー, マイク

マイク・セイラ

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