WorldCat Identities

Ohlsson, Ib 1935-

Overview
Works: 73 works in 167 publications in 3 languages and 14,012 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  History  Anecdotes  Folklore  Detective and mystery fiction  Biography  Fantasy fiction 
Roles: Illustrator, Author
Classifications: GR105, FIC
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Ib Ohlsson
 
Most widely held works by Ib Ohlsson
Encyclopedia Brown takes the cake! : a cook and case book by Donald J Sobol( Book )

11 editions published between 1983 and 1991 in English and French and held by 1,713 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The ten-year-old detective solves "The Case of the Missing Garlic Bread" and other food-related mysteries. Includes menus and recipes for a Fourth-of-July party, a birthday brunch, and other occasions
Encyclopedia Brown carries on by Donald J Sobol( Book )

7 editions published between 1980 and 2007 in English and held by 1,513 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ten-year-old Encyclopedia Brown, America's Sherlock Holmes in sneakers, solves a series of brain-teasing mysteries plaguing his hometown of Idaville
Encyclopedia Brown sets the pace by Donald J Sobol( Book )

10 editions published between 1982 and 1991 in English and French and held by 1,095 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

More mysterious cases for "America's Sherlock Holmes in sneakers" to solve for the standard twenty-five-cent fee. Solutions are included at the back of the book
The nonsense book of riddles, rhymes, tongue twisters, puzzles and jokes from American folklore by Duncan Emrich( Book )

9 editions published between 1970 and 1981 in English and held by 882 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes an account of the history of nonsense and explains the difference between the various forms, containing numerous examples of each
The hodgepodge book: an almanac of American folklore; containing all manner of curious, interesting, and out-of-the-way information drawn from American folklore, and not to be found anywhere else in the world; as well as jokes, conundrums, riddles, puzzles, and other matter designed to amuse and entertain--all of it most instructive and delightful by Duncan Emrich( Book )

4 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 856 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On title page: Containing all manner of curious, interesting, and out-of-theway information drawn from American folklore, and not to be found anywhere else in the world. As well as jokes, conundrums, riddles, puzzles, and other matter designed to amuse and entertain
Seeing lessons : the story of Abigail Carter and America's first school for the blind by Spring Hermann( Book )

4 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 804 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When ten-year-old Abby Carter attends the newly established school for the blind in Boston in 1832, she proves that blind people can learn and be independent
It happened in America : true stories from the fifty states by Lila Perl( Book )

2 editions published between 1992 and 1996 in English and held by 801 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents historical anecdotes from each of the fifty states, with an emphasis on women and ethnic minorities
The toady and Dr. Miracle by Mary Blount Christian( Book )

2 editions published between 1985 and 1987 in English and held by 539 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dr. Miracle comes to a small town to sell his cure-all and enlists a young boy to be his toady, or assistant
The Whim-wham book( Book )

2 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 452 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of riddles, jokes, jump rope rhymes, wishes, summer camp songs, and other Americana alive in the United States today
Celebration : the story of American holidays by Lucille Recht Penner( Book )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 384 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the origins and history of thriteen holidays, such as Columbus Day, Veterans Day, and Halloween. Also includes songs, maps, speeches, handicraft, and recipes
Tales for the third ear, from Equatorial Africa by Verna Aardema( Book )

4 editions published between 1969 and 1973 in English and held by 377 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nine African folk tales recount the adventures of a lonely lioness, a cunning spider, a lying hyena, and others
Laura's luck by Marilyn Sachs( Book )

4 editions published between 1965 and 1971 in English and held by 356 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Laura would rather stay home and read, but she is sent to summer camp anyway
The big yellow balloon by Edward Fenton( Book )

2 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 332 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A cat stalks a big yellow balloon that he thinks is the sun and begins a strange parade of animals and people
Professor Diggins' dragons by Felice Holman( Book )

5 editions published between 1966 and 1974 in English and German and held by 331 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An eccentric professor's trip to the seashore
The mysterious Bender bones by Susan Meyers( Book )

2 editions published between 1970 and 1972 in English and held by 317 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young boy's desire for a boxer puppy involves him with a mysterious fisherman who doesn't seem to know anything about fishing
A moon in your lunch box : poems by Michael Spooner( Book )

3 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in English and held by 303 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of poems celebrating feelings, seasons, and topics ranging from lunch boxes to the moon
Hats off to John Stetson by Mary Blount Christian( Book )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 292 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the life of master hatter John Stetson, from his boyhood apprenticeship under his father to his conquest of the American West with his design for the perfect cowboy hat
Room 10 by Agnes McCarthy( Book )

2 editions published in 1966 in English and held by 257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A novel about the classroom adventures of a group of third graders, starting with the first day of school and ending with the day they are promoted to fourth grade. Bobby, a fourth grader, reminisces about the escapades
Philbert the fearful by Jay Williams( Book )

1 edition published in 1966 in English and held by 225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adventures of Philbert, a cautious knight, who tries to stay from risky situations, until he is convinced by his doctor to become more active. He joins a search to rescue an emperor's daughter. Using his common sense, he successfully saves the princess and live a more eventful life
Timmy Green's blue lake by Donna Bergman( Book )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 213 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Timmy Green, who loves anything blue, uses his imagination to turn an old sheet of blue plastic into a lake, road, and space shuttle
 
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Encyclopedia Brown takes the cake! : a cook and case book
Alternative Names
Ib Ohlsson dänischer Illustrator

Ib Ohlsson Danish illustrator

Ib Ohlsson illustrator uit Denemarken

Languages
English (73)

German (2)

French (2)

Covers
Encyclopedia Brown sets the paceSeeing lessons : the story of Abigail Carter and America's first school for the blindIt happened in America : true stories from the fifty statesA moon in your lunch box : poems