WorldCat Identities

LaMarche, Jim

Overview
Works: 65 works in 250 publications in 8 languages and 26,692 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Historical fiction  Picture books  Children's films  Animated films  Christmas stories  Stories in rhyme  Biographical fiction, American 
Roles: Author, Illustrator
Classifications: PZ8.M5214, E
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Jim LaMarche
The raft by Jim LaMarche( Book )

16 editions published between 2000 and 2003 in English and Chinese and held by 2,107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reluctuant Nicky spends a wonderful summer with Grandma who introduces him to the joy of rafting down the river near her home and watching the animals along the banks
The rainbabies by Laura Krauss Melmed( Book )

21 editions published between 1992 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,742 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the moon gives twelve tiny babies to a childless couple, the new parents take great care of their charges and eventually receive an unexpected reward
Albert by Donna Jo Napoli( Book )

4 editions published between 2001 and 2005 in English and held by 1,518 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One day when Albert is at his window, two cardinals come to build a nest in his hand, an event that changes his life
A story for Bear by Dennis Haseley( Book )

27 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 1,492 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young bear who is fascinated by the mysterious marks he sees on paper finds a friend when a kind woman reads to him
Little Oh by Laura Krauss Melmed( Book )

13 editions published between 1996 and 2009 in English and Arabic and held by 1,312 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A mother tells her son the story of Little Oh, a girl made of paper who becomes separated from her human mother
Old town in the green groves : the lost little house years by Cynthia Rylant( Book )

11 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in English and held by 1,215 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After grasshoppers ruin the crops, eight-year-old Laura Ingalls and her family leave Plum Creek and move to Burr Oak, Iowa, where they experience life in a small town and help manage a hotel
Bear's first Christmas by Robert Kinerk( Book )

9 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and French and held by 1,179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a young bear is awakened from his winter nap by a mysterious sound, he makes new friends and discovers the true meaning of Christmas
The elves and the shoemaker by Jim LaMarche( Recording )

7 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and held by 1,158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A poor shoemaker becomes successful with the help of two elves who finish his shoes during the night
Grandmother's pigeon by Louise Erdrich( Book )

8 editions published between 1996 and 1999 in 3 languages and held by 1,141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Passenger pigeon hatchlings, thought to be extinct, are discovered in Grandmother's room after she departs on a voyage to Greenland
Ivy takes care by Rosemary Wells( Book )

7 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 1,069 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brokenhearted when her best friend departs for the summer, Ivy spends her own summer caring for animals in the mid-century Southwest, sharing her season of discovery with a stubborn pony, a mischievous puppy, and a scarred racehorse
The carousel by Liz Rosenberg( Book )

10 editions published between 1995 and 1998 in English and held by 1,011 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two sisters find that the horses of a broken carousel have come alive in the rain
The little fir tree by Margaret Wise Brown( Book )

4 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 987 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A lonely little fir tree, standing by itself at the edge of the forest, has its life transformed when a father takes it home to serve as a living Christmas tree for his bedridden son
Winter is coming by Tony Johnston( Book )

4 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 961 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Each day, from September through November, a girl quietly sitting in the woods with her sketchbook glimpses forest animals seeking food in preparation for the onset of winter, from a fox sniffing the last apple to a flock of wild turkeys that finds nothing
Mandy by Barbara D Booth( Book )

5 editions published between 1991 and 1993 in English and held by 888 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hearing-impaired Mandy risks going out into the scary night, during an impending storm, to look for her beloved grandmother's lost pin
The carpenter's gift : a Christmas tale about the Rockefeller Center tree by David Rubel( Book )

3 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 792 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Depression-era New York City, construction workers at the Rockefeller Center site help a family in need--a gift that is repaid years later in the donation of an enormous Christmas tree
Lost and found : three dog stories by Jim LaMarche( Book )

11 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in English and held by 622 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three stories about being lost, being found, finding home, and, most importantly, about the dogs that help us find the way
Rapunzel : -- and more classic fairytales( Visual )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 589 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rapunzel is a girl with the very long, golden hair; A pair of elves secretly create an amazing pair of shoes for a poor but kindly shoemaker; When a young girl befriends a mysterious elderly woman, magical things begin to happen; Follow the adventures of billy goats named Gruff as they bravely hunt for fresh green grass to eat; Lon Po Po brings lessons about strangers, trust and courage; A king falls in love with a princess after she hides her identity under a coat made of a thousand furs
The sea of sleep by Warren Hanson( Book )

3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 532 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Soothing text takes the reader on a bedtime journey across a peaceful and beautiful sea to sleep
 
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The raft
Alternative Names
Lamarche, Jim 1952-

라마르크, 짐

라마쉬, 짐

러마치, 짐

ラマルシェ, ジム

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The rainbabiesAlbertA story for BearLittle OhOld town in the green groves : the lost little house yearsBear's first ChristmasThe elves and the shoemakerGrandmother's pigeon