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Zelinsky, Paul O.

Overview
Works: 150 works in 632 publications in 10 languages and 71,640 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Fairy tales  Adventure stories  Picture books  Poetry  Folk literature  Humorous fiction  Diary fiction  History 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Editor, Adapter, Creator
Classifications: PZ7.C5792, FIC
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Dear Mr. Henshaw by Beverly Cleary( Book )

71 editions published between 1983 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 6,647 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In his letters to his favorite author, ten-year-old Leigh reveals his problems in coping with his parents' divorce, being the new boy in school, and generally finding his own place in the world
Rapunzel by Paul O Zelinsky( Recording )

25 editions published between 1994 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 4,780 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A retelling of the German folktale in which a beautiful girl with long golden hair is kept imprisoned in a lonely tower by a sorceress. One track of sound disc contains page-turn signals
Rumpelstiltskin : from the German of the Brothers Grimm by Paul O Zelinsky( Book )

54 editions published between 1986 and 2007 in 8 languages and held by 4,565 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A strange little man helps the miller's daughter spin straw into gold for the king on the condition that she will give him her first-born child
Strider by Beverly Cleary( Book )

38 editions published between 1991 and 2002 in 3 languages and held by 4,290 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a series of diary entries, Leigh tells how he comes to terms with his parents' divorce, acquires joint custody of an abandoned dog, and joins the track team at school
Ralph S. Mouse by Beverly Cleary( Book )

30 editions published between 1982 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 4,257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the further adventures of a motorcycle-riding mouse who goes to school and becomes the instigator of an investigation of rodents and the peacemaker for two lonely boys
Hansel and Gretel by Rika Lesser( Book )

33 editions published between 1984 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 3,623 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A poor woodcutter's children, lost in the forest, come upon a house made of bread, cakes, and candy, occupied by a wicked witch who likes to have children for dinner
The Shivers in the fridge by Fran Manushkin( Book )

3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 3,530 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One-by-one, the members of the Shivers family disappear from the inside of their chilly refrigerator home
Toys go out : being the adventures of a knowledgeable Stingray, a toughy little Buffalo, and someone called Plastic by Emily Jenkins( Book )

11 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,409 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Six stories relate the adventures of three best friends, who happen to be toys
Toy dance party : being the further adventures of a bossyboots Stingray, a courageous Buffalo, and a hopeful round someone called Plastic by Emily Jenkins( Book )

8 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,518 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Six stories relate further adventures of three best friends, who happen to be toys, as they encounter a fearsome (possible) shark, enjoy a dance party, and deal with rejection by The Girl, who is growing up
Awful Ogre running wild by Jack Prelutsky( Book )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 2,450 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For Awful Ogre, the coming of summer offers opportunities to get outside and swim, visit a favorite hotel, and climb an isolated mountain. Throughout this set of whimsical poems, youngsters will be entertained not only by Awful Ogre's actions but also by the rhythm of the poetry
Z is for Moose by Kelly L Bingham( Book )

11 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and held by 2,255 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Moose, terribly eager to play his part in the alphabet book his friend Zebra is putting together, then awfully disappointed when his letter passes, behaves rather badly until Zebra finds a spot for him
Awful Ogre's awful day by Jack Prelutsky( Book )

5 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and held by 1,907 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a series of poems, Awful Ogre rises, grooms himself, dances, pens a letter, and goes through other activities as the day passes
Dust devil by Anne Isaacs( Book )

7 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in English and held by 1,574 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Having moved to Montana from Tennessee in the 1830s, fearless Angelica Longrider--also known as Swamp Angel--changes the state's landscape, tames a wild horse, and captures some desperadoes
Circle, square, Moose by Kelly L Bingham( Book )

5 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 1,176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Zebra and his enthusiastic friend Moose are asked to exit a book about shapes, Moose has other plans
Toys meet snow : being the wintertime adventures of a curious stuffed buffalo, a sensitive plush stingray, and a book-loving rubber ball by Emily Jenkins( Book )

4 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 1,171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While Little Girl is away on winter vacation, her toys, Lumphy, StingRay, and Plastic, decide to go outside and learn more about snow
Doodler doodling by Rita Golden Gelman( Book )

7 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in English and Arabic and held by 1,142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Teachers teach, flyers fly, painters paint, climbers climb--and teachers fly, climbers paint
Toys come home by Emily Jenkins( Book )

6 editions published between 2011 and 2016 in English and held by 1,091 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a little girl gets a plush stingray for her birthday, it makes friends with some of her other toys as they all try to navigate in the world of real people
Earwig and the witch by Diana Wynne Jones( Book )

8 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and held by 1,065 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Although an orphan, Earwig has always enjoyed living at St. Morwald's, where she manages to make everyone do her bidding, but when she is taken in by a foster parents who are actually a witch and a demon, she has a hard time trying to turn the situation to her advantage
The wheels on the bus : --and more sing along favorites by Paul O Zelinsky( Visual )

6 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The wheels on the bus: The classic children's ditty comes to live with Paul Zelinky's art and lively musical score by the Bacon Brothers. Dem bones: a skeleton band sings this well-known song based on the African-American spiritual. Over the meadow: A version of an old counting song for children is filled with the beauty and wonder of meadow life. I know an old lady who swallowed a fly: Sung by the legendary Burl Ives, this old lady ends up swallowing much more than just the fly
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Dear Mr. Henshaw
Alternative Names
Paul O. Zelinsky American children's illustrator and writer

Paul O. Zelinsky Amerikaans schrijver

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RapunzelRumpelstiltskin : from the German of the Brothers GrimmStriderRalph S. MouseHansel and GretelThe Shivers in the fridgeToys go out : being the adventures of a knowledgeable Stingray, a toughy little Buffalo, and someone called PlasticToy dance party : being the further adventures of a bossyboots Stingray, a courageous Buffalo, and a hopeful round someone called Plastic