Most widely held works about Jan Wahl
Most widely held works by Jan Wahl
Humphrey's bear by Jan Wahl ( Book )
9 editions published between 1987 and 2008 in English and Korean and held by 1,440 libraries worldwide
Humphrey has wonderful adventures with his toy bear after they go to bed at night, just as his father did before him.
The field mouse and the dinosaur named Sue by Jan Wahl ( Book )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 1,078 libraries worldwide
A field mouse finds himself in the Field Museum when the roof of his former home is transported there with the rest of the bones of a dinosaur named Sue.
Little Eight John by Jan Wahl ( Book )
4 editions published between 1992 and 1998 in English and Undetermined and held by 853 libraries worldwide
Little Eight John, as mean as mean there was, persists in disobeying his mother until he finds his mischief backfiring on him. Mean Little Eight John, who does everything his mother warns him not to do, gets his comeuppance from Old Raw Head Bloody Bones.
I met a dinosaur by Jan Wahl ( Book )
4 editions published between 1997 and 2002 in English and Korean and held by 805 libraries worldwide
After a visit to a museum of natural history, a young girl begins to see dinosaurs everywhere.
Elf night by Jan Wahl ( Book )
3 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 718 libraries worldwide
At bedtime, a child enters the magical, miniature world of the elves.
Dracula's cat by Jan Wahl ( Book )
4 editions published between 1978 and 1990 in English and held by 684 libraries worldwide
A pet's eye view of life with Count Dracula.
Tailypo by Jan Wahl ( Book )
2 editions published between 1991 and 1996 in English and held by 678 libraries worldwide
A strange varmint haunts the woodsman who lopped off its tail.
The woman with the eggs by Jan Wahl ( Book )
3 editions published between 1964 and 1974 in English and held by 674 libraries worldwide
The greedy woman is so preoccupied with her plans for becoming rich from selling her eggs that she forgets she is carrying them in a basket on her head.
Pleasant Fieldmouse by Jan Wahl ( Book )
22 editions published between 1964 and 2007 in 5 languages and held by 652 libraries worldwide
The happy adventures of Pleasant Fieldmouse, Mrs. Worry-Wind Hedgehog, Haunted Beaver, and other little forest folk. Grades 2-4.
My cat Ginger by Jan Wahl ( Book )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 637 libraries worldwide
A child describes all the special attributes of Ginger the cat.
Rabbits on Mars by Jan Wahl ( Book )
5 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and held by 628 libraries worldwide
Tired of their hard life on Earth, where dogs chase them, winters are cold, and carrots scarce, three rabbit friends build a rocket ship and journey to Mars in hopes of finding a better life.
Candy shop by Jan Wahl ( Book )
2 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 627 libraries worldwide
When a boy and his aunt find that a bigot has written hurtful words on the sidewalk just outside the candy shop owned by "Miz Chu", a new immigrant from Taiwan, they set out to comfort her.
Knock! knock by Jan Wahl ( Book )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 590 libraries worldwide
A little witch sitting alone at her spinning wheel hears a knock at her door, but the various body parts that enter are not much company.
Cabbage moon by Jan Wahl ( Book )
3 editions published between 1964 and 1998 in English and Undetermined and held by 586 libraries worldwide
A dog and her mistress, Princess Adelgitha, rescue the cabbage moon when it is stolen by a miser to use in a salad.
The Norman Rockwell storybook by Jan Wahl ( Book )
6 editions published between 1969 and 1979 in English and held by 582 libraries worldwide
Twenty, one-page, humorous stories illustrated with drawings by Norman Rockwell.
The teeny, tiny witches by Jan Wahl ( Book )
3 editions published between 1979 and 1983 in English and French and held by 551 libraries worldwide
Relates the adventures of a family of teeny tiny witches as they search for a home.
Rabbits on roller skates by Jan Wahl ( Book )
3 editions published between 1986 and 1989 in English and held by 549 libraries worldwide
Rhymed text and illustrations follow the progress of a group of rabbits on roller skates.
I remember, cried Grandma Pinky by Jan Wahl ( Book )
2 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and held by 502 libraries worldwide
Lisa loves to hear Grandma Pinky tell stories about the old days, but she worries when Grandma becomes forgetful about more recent activities.
Three pandas by Jan Wahl ( Book )
2 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 500 libraries worldwide
Three pandas leave the forest for an adventure in the city. Once there was a big bamboo forest far away. Yip, Yap, and Yep are three pandas. One day they leave the forest and take a train to the city. There, they ride a bicycle in the circus and play music in the street. But when the snows come, the city begins to lose its allure for three cold pandas. By turns funny and poignant, Jan Wahl's tale of pandas who long to see the world is exquisitely illustrated by Naava. Three little pandas have a series of misadventures when they explore beyond their bamboo forest; so they decide to head back home.
How the children stopped the wars by Jan Wahl ( Book )
7 editions published between 1969 and 2007 in English and held by 453 libraries worldwide
A shepherd boy sets out to stop wars and persuades hundreds of children to follow his banner.
African Americans Animals Bears Bedtime Brothers and sisters Cats Children's stories, American Christmas stories City and town life Contentment Deaf Dinosaurs Dogs Dolls Dreams England Fairy tales Families Fantasy Farm life Fiction Field Museum of Natural History Folklore Folklore Forest animals Fossils Friendship Grandmothers Halloween Human body Humorous stories Imagination Juvenile works Lullabies Mice Neighborliness Old age Parent and child Parties People with disabilities Picture books Picture books for children Rabbits Space flight to Mars Stores, Retail Stories in rhyme Taiwanese Americans Toleration United States Witches
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