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Kuskin, Karla

Overview
Works: 143 works in 404 publications in 7 languages and 26,811 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Stories in rhyme  Picture books  Poetry  Literature  Echo verse  Love poetry  History  Humorous poetry 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Contributor, Performer
Classifications: PZ8.3.K96, E
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The Philharmonic gets dressed by Karla Kuskin( Book )

24 editions published between 1982 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 1,677 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ce document peut être utilisé dans le cadre de l'immersion à l'anglais. Il décrit étape par étape chaque élément que les musiciens d'un orchestre font avant de se rendre à un concert
So, what's it like to be a cat? by Karla Kuskin( Book )

13 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and held by 1,482 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A cat answers a young child's questions about such things as how much and where it sleeps, and whether or not it likes living with people
A boy had a mother who bought him a hat by Karla Kuskin( Book )

8 editions published between 1976 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,035 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After a boy's mother buys him a hat, she buys him a mouse, shoes, boots, skis, mask, cello, and an elephant--none of which he is ever without
Under my hood I have a hat by Karla Kuskin( Book )

9 editions published between 1992 and 2005 in English and held by 1,011 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A child describes the many layers of clothing needed to brave the winter weather
O ye jigs & juleps! by Virginia Cary Hudson( )

4 editions published between 1962 and 1969 in English and held by 1,011 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A ten-year-old girl's interpretation of religion, education, spring, and a variety of other topics
Green as a bean by Karla Kuskin( Book )

4 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 991 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Questions in verse about the many things you could be if you were square or soft or loud or red or small or fat or fierce or dark
A great miracle happened there : a Chanukah story by Karla Kuskin( Book )

8 editions published between 1993 and 1995 in English and held by 961 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On the first night of Hanukkah, a mother tells her family and a young guest the story of the holiday's origin
James and the rain by Karla Kuskin( Book )

23 editions published between 1957 and 2000 in English and Korean and held by 925 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

James puts on his yellow slicker and goes out into the rain to play rainy day games with an ever-increasing number of different animals
Roar and more by Karla Kuskin( Book )

18 editions published between 1955 and 2004 in English and held by 824 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rhyming text presents the behavior and noises of animals such as the lion, snake, and kangaroo
Valentine poems by Myra Cohn Livingston( Book )

1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 808 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of twenty poems which celebrate Valentine's Day
Soap soup and other verses by Karla Kuskin( Book )

4 editions published between 1992 and 1994 in English and held by 807 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of poems about discovering the world
Jerusalem, shining still by Karla Kuskin( Book )

6 editions published between 1987 and 1990 in English and Afrikaans and held by 807 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Evokes the spirit of an ancient city, recalling David, Nebuchadnezzer, Herod, Hadrian, Constantine, Saladin, Sulieman, and the many groups who came to conquer; and observes that despite 3000 years of being battered, burned, and rebuilt, Jerusaleum shines peacefully in the moonlight
Moon, have you met my mother? : the collected poems of Karla Kuskin by Karla Kuskin( Book )

6 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 692 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Overview: Write about a radish Too many people write about the moon. The night is black The stars are small and high The clock unwinds its ever-ticking tune Hills gleam dimly Distant nighthawks cry. A radish rises in the waiting sky. This long-awaited, comprehensive collection by acclaimed poet Karla Kuskin contains her most celebrated poems as well as new works never before published. Whether she's writing about napping cats, reaches of beaches, or radishes as beautiful as the moon, Moon, Have You Met My Mother? amuses while it inspires
The Dallas Titans get ready for bed by Karla Kuskin( Book )

4 editions published between 1986 and 1988 in English and held by 687 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows a fictitious football team off the field, into the locker room, and to their homes, describing the normal routine after a game and examining the uniforms and pieces of equipment as they are removed
Dogs & dragons, trees & dreams : a collection of poems by Karla Kuskin( Book )

5 editions published between 1980 and 1992 in English and held by 640 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A representative collection of Karla Kuskin's poetry with introductory notes on poetry writing and appreciation
Something sleeping in the hall : poems by Karla Kuskin( Book )

3 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 639 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Poems in humorous vein about animals, nature, friends, and experiences
I am me by Karla Kuskin( Book )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and Chinese and held by 594 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After being told how she resembles other members of her family, a young girl states positively and absolutely that she is "NO ONE ELSE BUT ME."
Traces by Paula Fox( Book )

5 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 545 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Looks at the traces left behind by a turtle on the sand, a jet in the sky, and even a long-gone dinosaur in loose soil
The upstairs cat by Karla Kuskin( Book )

5 editions published between 1997 and 2003 in English and held by 523 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The fights between a mean, old cat and a lean, young cat always end in a draw and result in a waste of energy which proves the futility of war
City dog by Karla Kuskin( Book )

4 editions published between 1993 and 1998 in English and held by 517 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A rhyming tale of a city dog's first outing in the country
 
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The Philharmonic gets dressed
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So, what's it like to be a cat?A boy had a mother who bought him a hatUnder my hood I have a hatGreen as a beanA great miracle happened there : a Chanukah storyJames and the rainRoar and moreValentine poems
Alternative Names
Charles, Nicholas J., 1932-2009

Karla Kuskin American writer and illustrator

Karla Kuskin Amerikaans schrijfster (1932-2009)

Kuskin, Karla Seidman 1932-2009

Seidman, Karla

Seidman, Karla 1932-2009

커스킨, 칼라 1932-2009

쿠스킨, 칼라 1932-2009

カスキン, カーラ

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