WorldCat Identities

Hanson, Joan

Overview
Works: 36 works in 78 publications in 1 language and 9,922 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Humor  Terms and phrases  Anecdotes 
Roles: Author, Illustrator
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Joan Hanson
Going buggy! : jokes about insects by Peter Roop( Book )

1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 591 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of jokes and riddles about insects, including "What do you call a bug dance? A moth ball."
Go hog wild! : jokes from down on the farm by Peter Roop( Book )

3 editions published between 1984 and 1990 in English and held by 520 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of riddles about farming and farm animals, including "What do Hawaiian cows wear?" ("moo-moos") and "What does a farmer plow but never plant?" ("snow")
Space out! : jokes about outer space by Peter Roop( Book )

1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 483 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of riddles and jokes about outer space, including "What goes up when you count down?" (a rocket) and "What do Martians have that no one else can have?" (baby Martians)
Fossil follies! : jokes about dinosaurs by Rick Walton( Book )

3 editions published between 1988 and 1989 in English and held by 443 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of jokes about dinosaurs, e.g. "What do you get if you feed your nodosaurus gunpowder? Dino-mite."
In the doghouse! : jokes about dogs by Sharon Friedman( Book )

1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 434 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of riddles about dogs, such as "What do dogs eat at the movie theater? Pup-corn."
Cat's out of the bag! : jokes about cats by Sharon Friedman( Book )

3 editions published between 1986 and 1991 in English and held by 427 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fifty "groaners" about cats. Grades 3-6. 1986
What's your name? : jokes about names by Scott K Peterson( Book )

3 editions published between 1986 and 1987 in English and held by 421 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of jokes about names including "Who always eats ketchup instead of mustard? Tom Mato" and "What girl is allergic to cotton and wool? Polly Ester."
Dumb clucks! : jokes about chickens by Rick Walton( Book )

1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 420 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of jokes about chickens, e.g. What happened when the chicken ate cement? She laid a sidewalk
Similes by Joan Hanson( Book )

5 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 413 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A child uses similes to describe his neighborhood friends
101 sports jokes : guaranteed to make you a winner by Sam Schultz( Book )

2 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 410 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of jokes and riddles about such sports as football, baseball, basketball, soccer, fishing, and hunting
Let's celebrate! : jokes about holidays by Peter Roop( Book )

1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 377 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of jokes and riddles about holidays, including "What is a wolf's favorite holiday? Howl-oween."
Something's fishy! : jokes about sea creatures by Rick Walton( Book )

1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 376 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of jokes and riddles about sea creatures, including "Why did the shark wear a tuxedo? He was dressed to kill."
Grin and bear it! : jokes about teddy bears by Sharon Friedman( Book )

2 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 372 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of jokes about teddy bears including "What's the best way to catch a teddy bear robber? With a bear-glar alarm."
Can you match this? : jokes about unlikely pairs by Rick Walton( Book )

2 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 355 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of jokes describing humorous combinations, including "What do you get when you cross an owl with a duck? A Wisequack."
More homonyms : steak and stake and other words that sound the same but look as different as chili and chilly by Joan Hanson( Book )

3 editions published between 1973 and 1979 in English and Undetermined and held by 339 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pictures illustrate the difference in meaning of such homonyms as whale and wail, fairy and ferry, and sell and cell
Hail to the chief! : jokes about the presidents by Diane L Burns( Book )

2 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 310 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of jokes about the Presidents and aspects of our political system
Sound words : jingle, buzz, sizzle, and other words that imitate the sounds around us by Joan Hanson( Book )

5 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 308 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lists 28 words that echo and imitate the natural sounds of objects and actions
Still more antonyms : together and apart and other words that are as different in meaning as rise and fall by Joan Hanson( Book )

3 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 307 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pictures illustrate the opposite meanings of such antomyms as quiet and noisy, tight and loose, and happy and sad
Clowning around : jokes about the circus by Rick Walton( Book )

2 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 302 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of jokes about the circus, including "Which circus performers can see in the dark? The acro-bats."
More similes : roar like a lion as loud as thunder ... and other "like" or "as" comparisons between unlike things by Joan Hanson( Book )

1 edition published in 1979 in English and held by 262 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of similes accompanied by pictures that illustrate their meaning
 
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Alternative Names
Henson, G'oʼan

Henson, G'uʼan

הנסון, ג׳און

הנסון, ג׳ואן

Languages
English (44)