WorldCat Identities

Wahl, Jan

Overview
Works: 155 works in 459 publications in 5 languages and 35,586 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Folklore  Pictorial works  Biography  Records and correspondence  Anecdotes  Picture books  Poetry  Autobiographies 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PZ7.W1266, [E]
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Jan Wahl
Pleasant Fieldmouse by Jan Wahl( Book )

46 editions published between 1964 and 2007 in 5 languages and held by 1,584 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The happy adventures of Pleasant Fieldmouse, Mrs. Worry-Wind Hedgehog, Haunted Beaver, and other little forest folk
Humphrey's bear by Jan Wahl( Book )

9 editions published between 1987 and 2008 in English and Korean and held by 1,404 WorldCat member 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 1,098 WorldCat member 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 )

5 editions published between 1992 and 1998 in English and Undetermined and held by 826 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Little Eight John, as mean as mean there was, persists in disobeying his mother until he finds his mischief backfiring on him
I met a dinosaur by Jan Wahl( Book )

17 editions published between 1997 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 818 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After a visit to a museum of natural history, a young girl begins to see dinosaurs everywhere
The woman with the eggs by Jan Wahl( Book )

8 editions published between 1964 and 1980 in English and held by 704 WorldCat member 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
Dracula's cat by Jan Wahl( Book )

7 editions published between 1977 and 1990 in English and held by 686 WorldCat member 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 645 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A strange varmint haunts the woodsman who lopped off its tail
Candy shop by Jan Wahl( Book )

4 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and held by 630 WorldCat member 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
Cabbage moon by Jan Wahl( Book )

4 editions published between 1964 and 1998 in English and Undetermined and held by 601 WorldCat member 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
Knock! knock! by Jan Wahl( Book )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 586 WorldCat member 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
My cat Ginger by Jan Wahl( Book )

2 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 574 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A child describes all the special attributes of Ginger the cat
The Norman Rockwell storybook by Jan Wahl( Book )

6 editions published between 1948 and 1979 in English and held by 562 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twenty, one-page, humorous stories illustrated with paintings by Norman Rockwell
The teeny, tiny witches by Jan Wahl( Book )

5 editions published between 1979 and 1983 in English and French and held by 512 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Relates the adventures of a family of teeny tiny witches as they search for a home
The art collector by Jan Wahl( Book )

2 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and held by 512 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A little boy who is not pleased with his own artistic efforts but treasures his great-grandmother's drawing goes on to collect art throughout his life
Rabbits on roller skates! by Jan Wahl( Book )

3 editions published between 1986 and 1989 in English and held by 496 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rhymed text and illustrations follow the progress of a group of rabbits on roller skates
The golden Christmas tree by Jan Wahl( Book )

7 editions published between 1988 and 2012 in English and held by 496 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

All the animals, from giraffes to cardinals, gather at Christmas to decorate a fir tree and dance throughout the night
Three pandas by Jan Wahl( Book )

3 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 482 WorldCat member 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
Elf night by Jan Wahl( Book )

6 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in English and held by 383 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At bedtime, a child enters the magical, miniature world of the elves
Rabbits on Mars by Jan Wahl( Book )

5 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in English and held by 293 WorldCat member 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
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
The field mouse and the dinosaur named Sue
Alternative Names
Bal, Yan 1933-

Jan Wahl American writer

ウォール, J

ウォール, ジャン

ワール, ジャン

Languages
English (126)

French (12)

German (9)

Danish (3)

Korean (2)

Covers
Humphrey's bearThe field mouse and the dinosaur named SueLittle Eight JohnI met a dinosaurTailypo!Candy shopCabbage moonKnock! knock!