WorldCat Identities

Benjamin, Alan

Overview
Works: 49 works in 88 publications in 2 languages and 4,909 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Poetry  Dictionaries  Pop-up books  Toy and movable books  Humor  Prayers and devotions  Stories in rhyme 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PZ8.3.B437, E
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Alan Benjamin
The nightingale by Alan Benjamin( Book )

2 editions published between 1984 and 1985 in English and held by 580 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Despite being neglected by the emperor for a jewel-studded bird, the little nightingale revives the dying ruler with its beautiful song
A change of plans by Alan Benjamin( Book )

2 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 375 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the Brown family decides to go for a boat ride and a picnic, they take along so many people that they end up having a swim and a picnic instead
A treasury of baby names by Alan Benjamin( Book )

6 editions published between 1983 and 1991 in English and held by 291 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The complete A-to-Z guide for naming your baby
Rat-a-tat, pitter pat by Alan Benjamin( Book )

1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 275 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Black and white photographs illustrate rhyming sounds such as "sizzle/drizzle," "pop/plop," and "slurp/burp."
A nickel buys a rhyme by Alan Benjamin( Book )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 273 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of short poems, including "Mud Pies a Penny," "Let's Count the Raindrops," and "Zoo's Who."
Disney picture dictionary by Thea Feldman( Book )

3 editions published between 2003 and 2012 in English and held by 272 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Packed with more than 800 entries, this first book of words and their meanings has been developed to help preschoolers and young grade-schoolers develop language, spelling, and vocabulary skills. Delightfully illustrated with Disney characters, each entry is organized alphabetically to help reinforce alphabet skills. Words are accompanied by simple definitions, and easy-to-read sentences that put words into context
Buck by Alan Benjamin( Book )

6 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in English and French and held by 254 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A rhymed tale in which a young girl keeps on trading a lesser possession for a better one, until, having amassed a fortune, she gives it all up for the lame dog that started it all
Rudolph the red-nosed reindeer by Alan Benjamin( Book )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"All of the other reindeer make fun of Rudolph and won't let him play in their reindeer games because he's different. But when Christmas is almost canceled because of a huge snowstorm, Rudolph comes to the rescue with his wonderful shiny red nose!"--Cover back
Ribtickle Town by Alan Benjamin( Book )

2 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes a fantastic town where nothing is what one would expect it to be
Appointment by Alan Benjamin( Book )

2 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Death, disguised as an old woman, searches for Abdullah the servant
Little thank-you's by Alan Benjamin( Book )

2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Little Prayers; Little Thank-You's
Hallowhat? by Alan Benjamin( Book )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 153 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Simple rhyming verse about Halloween
Hanukkah by Alan Benjamin( Book )

2 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A toddler's introduction to the holiday includes all its highlights--from dreidel to latkes to the menorah
Dear Santa by Alan Benjamin( Book )

4 editions published between 1986 and 1993 in English and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A chubby board book
David A. Carter's curious critters : a pop-up menagerie by David A Carter( Book )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"From Acrobaterpillar to Sopranosaurus, here's a pop-up menagerie of the most curious and delightful creatures you're likely to meet."--Page [4] of cover
Ducky's Easter surprise by Alan Benjamin( Book )

4 editions published between 1987 and 1988 in English and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ducky finds eggs of every color on his Easter egg hunt, all of which give him a surprise on Easter morning. On board pages
Christmas wishes by Alan Benjamin( Book )

2 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At Christmas time we wish for snow and lights aglow, blessings from above and, most of all, love. On board pages
Busy bunnies by Alan Benjamin( Book )

2 editions published between 1987 and 1988 in English and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bunnies in groups from one to six engage in thoroughly enjoyable activities, from playing catch to painting eggs. On board pages
Halloween riddles by Alan Benjamin( Book )

2 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of seven riddles including "Do you know which skyscraper is haunted?" "Why did the fly fly?" and "What do spooks eat for breakfast?"
Howl-o-ween : a book of spooky sounds by Alan Benjamin( Book )

2 editions published between 1992 and 1993 in English and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Words associated with scary sounds are illustrated in this board book
 
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A nickel buys a rhyme
Languages
English (47)

French (1)

Covers
A nickel buys a rhymeDisney picture dictionaryRudolph the red-nosed reindeerLittle thank-you'sHallowhat?HanukkahDear SantaDavid A. Carter's curious critters : a pop-up menagerie