WorldCat Identities

Oppenheim, Joanne

Overview
Works: 173 works in 503 publications in 8 languages and 25,973 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Stories in rhyme  High interest-low vocabulary books  Biographies  Personal correspondence  Personal narratives‡vAmerican  Personal narratives  Literature  Picture books 
Roles: Author, Editor, Contributor, Other
Classifications: PZ8.3.O615, E
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Joanne Oppenheim
 
Most widely held works by Joanne Oppenheim
Dear Miss Breed : true stories of the Japanese American incarceration during World War II and a librarian who made a difference by Joanne Oppenheim( Book )

10 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 1,444 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the early 1940s, Clara Breed was the children's librarian at the San Diego Public Library. But she was also friend to dozens of Japanese American children and teens when war broke out in December of 1941. The story of what happened to these American citizens is told through letters that her young friends wrote to Miss Breed during their internment. This librarian and humanitarian served as a lifeline to these imprisoned young people, and was brave enough to speak out against a shameful chapter in American history
Have you seen birds? by Joanne Oppenheim( Book )

46 editions published between 1968 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 1,178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A simple description of different types of birds--how they sound and what they do
"Not now!" said the cow by Joanne Oppenheim( Book )

11 editions published between 1989 and 2018 in English and held by 1,031 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this story based on "The Little Red Hen," a little black crow asks his animal friends to help with the planting of some corn seed
Have you seen trees? by Joanne Oppenheim( Book )

7 editions published between 1967 and 2011 in English and held by 947 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Poetic introduction to the world of trees in all their variety
Eency Weency Spider by Joanne Oppenheim( Book )

6 editions published between 1991 and 2002 in English and held by 923 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After climbing the water spout, Eency Weency Spider meets Little Miss Muffet, Humpty Dumpty, and Little Jackie Horner
Show-and-tell frog by Joanne Oppenheim( Book )

8 editions published between 1992 and 2003 in English and held by 918 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Allie finds a frog for show-and-tell, but he disappears before she can take him to school
The Prince's bedtime by Joanne Oppenheim( Book )

28 editions published between 2005 and 2019 in 5 languages and held by 867 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the Prince refuses to go to bed each night, people come from near and far with "cures," but an old woman knows the best way of putting children to sleep
Do you like cats? by Joanne Oppenheim( Book )

7 editions published between 1993 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 850 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Simple rhyming text and illustrations present different kinds of cats and their behavior
"Uh-oh!" said the crow by Joanne Oppenheim( Book )

6 editions published between 1993 and 2001 in English and held by 810 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On a dark and windy night, the animals in the barn are frightened by strange noises on the roof and think that it might be a ghost
Have you seen bugs? by Joanne Oppenheim( Book )

13 editions published between 1996 and 2004 in 4 languages and held by 798 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes in verse a variety of bugs and how they look, behave, and improve our lives
The miracle of the first Poinsettia : a Mexican Christmas story by Joanne Oppenheim( Book )

10 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 797 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A retelling of a Mexican legend that describes the origin of the poinsettia plant. In this version, a young girl has nothing to give the Christ child, but when the weeds she carries in her hand miraculously transform into red flowers, she then has the perfect gift
The Christmas Witch : an Italian legend by Joanne Oppenheim( Book )

7 editions published between 1993 and 2002 in English and held by 773 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Retells the traditional Italian tale of the poor peasant woman who, long ago, set out to find the Christ Child and wanders to this day, carrying a sack of gifts to give to good children at Christmas
Follow that fish by Joanne Oppenheim( Book )

4 editions published between 1990 and 2002 in English and held by 765 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While trying to reel in a big fish, a child is pulled into the sea and has a series of underwater adventures with various marine animals
Could it be? by Joanne Oppenheim( Book )

5 editions published between 1990 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 755 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Surrounded by the many sounds of spring, a hibernating bear is late in waking up, until he hears one very special sound
Choosing books for kids : choosing the right book for the right child at the right time by Joanne Oppenheim( Book )

5 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 592 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

How do you make a bubble? by William H Hooks( Book )

5 editions published between 1992 and 2005 in English and held by 572 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This simple rhyming text poses questions about how to do a variety of things and provides the answers
James will never die by Joanne Oppenheim( Book )

1 edition published in 1982 in English and held by 521 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In their pretend games, an older brother always seems to come out on top
Black Hawk : frontier warrior by Joanne Oppenheim( Book )

4 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 501 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the life of the Sauk Indian leader who struggled in vain to prevent the Americans from claiming the rich farmland near the Mississippi River in Illinois
The Prince's breakfast by Joanne Oppenheim( Book )

14 editions published between 2014 and 2019 in 3 languages and held by 500 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A very stubborn Prince learns how to expand his diet and try new foods"--
Row, row, row your boat by Joanne Oppenheim( Book )

4 editions published between 1993 and 2002 in English and held by 500 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While singing "Row, Row, Row Your Boat" in the bathtub, a boy becomes the skipper of several imaginary vessels
 
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Dear Miss Breed : true stories of the Japanese American incarceration during World War II and a librarian who made a difference
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Have you seen birds?"Not now!" said the cowHave you seen trees?Eency Weency SpiderShow-and-tell frogThe Prince's bedtimeDo you like cats?"Uh-oh!" said the crow
Alternative Names
Oppenheim, Joanne

Oppenheim, Joanne F

Oppenheim, Joanne F. 1934-

אפנהיים, ג'ואן

אפענהיים, ג'ואן

אפפנהים, ג'ואן

오펜하임, 조앤 1934-

オッペンハイム, ジョアンヌ

オッペンハイム, ジョーン

Languages
English (177)

Spanish (11)

French (4)

Chinese (2)

Catalan (1)

Arabic (1)

Korean (1)

Dutch (1)