WorldCat Identities

Kessler, Leonard P. 1920-

Overview
Works: 196 works in 530 publications in 5 languages and 48,237 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Readers (Publications)  Picture books  Football stories  Archives  Illustrated works  Detective and mystery fiction 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Other, Collector
Classifications: PZ7.K484, E
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Leonard P Kessler
 
Most widely held works by Leonard P Kessler
Here comes the strikeout by Leonard P Kessler( Book )

28 editions published between 1965 and 2009 in English and Spanish and held by 2,871 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bobby changes from an "easy out" to a game-winning hitter with the help of a friend and a lot of hard work
Kick, pass, and run by Leonard P Kessler( Book )

21 editions published between 1966 and 1996 in English and held by 2,360 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After observing a boy's football game, a group of animals organizes its own teams and game
Last one in is a rotten egg by Leonard P Kessler( Book )

26 editions published between 1969 and 1999 in 3 languages and held by 1,982 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After Freddy is pushed into deep water by a couple of toughs, he decides to learn to swim
Stan the hot dog man by Ethel Kessler( Book )

10 editions published between 1990 and 2009 in English and held by 1,637 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After he retires, Stan becomes a hot dog man and finds that his new job helps him come to the rescue during a big snowstorm
Ducks don't get wet by Augusta R Goldin( Book )

13 editions published between 1965 and 2001 in English and Persian and held by 1,105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the habits and behavior of ducks, emphasizing the physical characteristics which prevent their getting wet
Old Turtle's baseball stories by Leonard P Kessler( Book )

4 editions published between 1982 and 1990 in English and held by 1,000 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While gathered around the wood stove in winter, Old Turtle tells his friends unbelievable baseball stories of Cleo Octopus, Melvin Moose, Clara Kangaroo, and Randy Squirrel
Binky brothers, detectives by James Duncan Lawrence( Book )

6 editions published between 1968 and 1978 in English and held by 987 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the Binky brothers get a case involving a missing catcher's mitt, the younger brother proves the better detective and establishes his right to be a full partner in the agency
Old Turtle's 90 knock-knocks, jokes, and riddles by Leonard P Kessler( Book )

2 editions published between 1991 and 1993 in English and held by 818 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An illustrated collection of animal jokes and riddles
That's not Santa! by Leonard P Kessler( Book )

7 editions published between 1981 and 2011 in French and English and held by 812 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Santa cannot find his red suit, he tries on a cowboy suit, a baseball uniform, and other clothes, but none seems right for his yearly rounds
Too many rabbits by Peggy Parish( Book )

6 editions published between 1974 and 1992 in English and held by 804 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After finally finding a home for a mother rabbit and her many children, Miss Molly gets a new house guest--a pregnant cat
Saturn : the spectacular planet by Franklyn M Branley( Book )

4 editions published between 1983 and 1987 in English and held by 800 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the physical features and characteristics of the "Queen of the Planets" and presents theories about the rings of Saturn
Old Turtle's winter games by Leonard P Kessler( Book )

3 editions published between 1983 and 1990 in English and held by 775 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A group of animals organize winter games, and compete in events such as sled races, skating, skiing, and ice hockey
The big mile race by Leonard P Kessler( Book )

4 editions published between 1983 and 1991 in English and held by 726 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The animals prepare for and participate in the Big Mile Race
Binky brothers and the Fearless Four by James Duncan Lawrence( Book )

7 editions published between 1970 and 1983 in English and held by 660 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the snow fort is threatened and then wrecked, the obvious suspect is the new boy in the neighborhood
Old Turtle's soccer team by Leonard P Kessler( Book )

5 editions published between 1988 and 1990 in English and held by 633 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Under Old Turtle's guidance, the animals learn how to play soccer and the meaning of good sportsmanship
On your mark, get set, go! : the first all-animal Olympics by Leonard P Kessler( Book )

3 editions published between 1972 and 1973 in English and held by 626 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Everyone gets to participate in the first All-Animal Olympics except Worm but he keeps training anyway
Mr. Pine's purple house by Leonard P Kessler( Book )

11 editions published between 1965 and 2015 in English and Korean and held by 560 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mr. Pine lives in a little white house on Vine Street, where there are fifty white houses all in a line. How can Mr. Pine tell which one is his?
Be ready at eight by Peggy Parish( Book )

4 editions published between 1979 and 1987 in English and held by 537 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Absent-minded Miss Molly tries to remember why she tied a string around her finger--and why all her friends plan to see her at eight
Old Turtle's riddle and joke book by Leonard P Kessler( Book )

4 editions published between 1986 and 1990 in English and held by 518 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Old Turtle and his animal friends relate their favorite animal riddles
Super bowl by Leonard P Kessler( Book )

3 editions published between 1980 and 1991 in English and held by 496 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Animal Champs play the Super Birds in the football Super Bowl, and the losers console themselves that there is another year coming
 
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Here comes the strikeout
Alternative Names
Kessler, Len

Kessler, Len 1920-

Kessler, Leonard

Kessler, Leonard 1920-

Kessler, Leonard P

Kessler, Leonard P. 1920-

케슬러, 레너드 P. 1921-

ケスラー, レオナード

Languages
English (155)

Spanish (9)

French (4)

Persian (1)

Korean (1)

Covers
Kick, pass, and runLast one in is a rotten eggStan the hot dog manDucks don't get wetOld Turtle's 90 knock-knocks, jokes, and riddlesThat's not Santa!Too many rabbitsOld Turtle's soccer teamMr. Pine's purple house