WorldCat Identities

Cole, Babette

Overview
Works: 398 works in 1,631 publications in 17 languages and 32,673 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Pictorial works  Humor  Handbooks and manuals  Interviews  Humorous fiction  Fairy tales  Picture books  Educational films 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Bibliographic antecedent, Creator, Author of introduction
Classifications: PZ7.C6734,
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Babette Cole
Princess Smartypants by Babette Cole( Book )

113 editions published between 1986 and 2015 in 9 languages and held by 3,519 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Not wishing to marry any of her royal suitors, Princess Smartypants devises difficult tasks at which they all fail, until the multitalented Prince Swashbuckle appears
Prince Cinders by Babette Cole( Book )

65 editions published between 1987 and 2009 in 9 languages and held by 1,879 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A fairy grants a small, skinny prince a change in appearance and the chance to go to the Palace Disco
Truelove by Babette Cole( Book )

18 editions published between 2000 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 1,224 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a new baby arrives, Truelove the dog must teach his family that there is enough love to go around
The trouble with mom by Babette Cole( Book )

38 editions published between 1983 and 2009 in 6 languages and held by 1,110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young boy's mother, who is a witch, is not immediately accepted by the parents of the children in his new school
Dr. Dog by Babette Cole( Book )

48 editions published between 1994 and 2007 in 8 languages and held by 906 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dr. Dog explains the causes of some common health complaints, and shows how they can be avoided. Suggested level: junior, primary
The bad good manners book by Babette Cole( Book )

25 editions published between 1995 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 892 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A rhyming text and colorful illustrations give a lighthearted look at etiquette for the young
Hair in funny places : a book about puberty by Babette Cole( Book )

23 editions published between 1998 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 877 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Uses a picture book format to explain the changes which occur during puberty. Suggested level: primary
Bad habits!, or, The taming of Lucretzia Crum by Babette Cole( Book )

12 editions published between 1998 and 2012 in English and held by 830 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Lucretzia Crum's outrageous behavior becomes a bad influence on her friends, the parents resort to extreme measures
The trouble with Gran by Babette Cole( Book )

27 editions published between 1983 and 2005 in 4 languages and held by 817 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gran, who is secretly an extraterrestrial being, livens up a trip to the seaside taken by a group of school children and senior citizens
The trouble with dad by Babette Cole( Book )

28 editions published between 1985 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 703 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dad's fantastic robot creations cause the family to have incredible adventures
Mommy laid an egg! : or where do babies come from? by Babette Cole( Book )

2 editions published between 1993 and 1996 in English and held by 696 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two children explain to their parents, using their own drawings, where babies come from
If I were you by Richard Hamilton( Book )

16 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in 7 languages and held by 690 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Dad puts Daisy to bed, he suggests, 'If I were you... I'd go to sleep.' So cheeky Daisy starts thinking about what things would really be like if she and Dad swapped around. She could feed Dad porridge while she ate chocolate fromage frais and would wheel him past the neighbours all dressed in pink! Dad thinks it would be great not to have to do any cleaning or cooking but to visit the zoo and play in the park instead! (Quelle: Homepage des Verlags)
The silly book by Babette Cole( Book )

21 editions published between 1989 and 2001 in 3 languages and held by 652 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lists in humorous verse the many silly things to be seen if you look closely
Mummy laid an egg! by Babette Cole( Book )

59 editions published between 1993 and 2015 in 10 languages and held by 629 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Just how are babies made? Erm Well... they're delivered by dinosaurs squidged out of tubes and found under stones! In this story the kids put their embarrassed parents straight and dispel the myths surrounding baby-making, growth and birth. Babette Cole careers through the facts of life with her no-nonsense text and funny illustrations. (Quelle: Homepage des Verlags)
The smelly book by Babette Cole( Book )

30 editions published between 1987 and 2010 in English and Spanish and held by 620 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

There are so very many things that are so smelly. Hold your nose and take a peek!
The trouble with grandad by Babette Cole( Book )

12 editions published between 1988 and 2004 in English and Afrikaans and held by 612 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Grandad's enormous vegetables get him in trouble with the local police
Drop dead by Babette Cole( Book )

25 editions published between 1996 and 2001 in 6 languages and held by 602 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Billedbog om hvordan to rynkede og skaldede babyer bliver til to rynkede og skaldede bedsteforældre
Lady Lupin's book of etiquette by Babette Cole( Book )

12 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and Spanish and held by 601 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lady Lupin undertakes the education of her puppies in the art of manners
The trouble with Uncle by Babette Cole( Book )

8 editions published between 1992 and 1994 in English and Spanish and held by 595 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Billedbog. En pige har en mærkelig onkel, der vil være sørøver, og hun følger ham på et forrygende sørøvertogt
Hurray for Ethelyn by Babette Cole( Book )

9 editions published between 1991 and 1993 in English and Spanish and held by 582 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jealous fellow pupils of Ethelyn try to sabotage her dream of becoming a brain surgeon--but she overcomes, winning hearts in the process
 
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Princess Smartypants
Alternative Names
Babette Cole britische Kinderbuchautorin

Babette Cole Brits schrijfster

Babette Cole English children's writer and illustrator

Бабетт Коул

콜, 배빗 1950-

コール, バベット

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Prince CindersTrueloveThe trouble with momDr. DogThe bad good manners bookHair in funny places : a book about pubertyBad habits!, or, The taming of Lucretzia CrumThe trouble with Gran