WorldCat Identities

Hanson, Joan

Overview
Works: 47 works in 87 publications in 1 language and 13,164 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Humor  Terms and phrases 
Roles: Author, Illustrator
Classifications: PN6371.5, 818.5402
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 623 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 )

2 editions published between 1984 and 1990 in English and held by 556 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 513 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 )

2 editions published between 1988 and 1989 in English and held by 470 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 463 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 )

2 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 461 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of jokes about cats, including "What do you call a cat that hangs out at the bowling lanes? An alley cat."
Antonyms; hot and cold and other words that are different as night and day by Joan Hanson( Book )

4 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 453 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pictures on facing pages reflect the opposite meanings of the antonyms given
Dumb clucks! : jokes about chickens by Rick Walton( Book )

1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 449 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of jokes about chickens, e.g. What happened when the chicken ate cement? She laid a sidewalk
What's your name? : jokes about names by Scott K Peterson( Book )

2 editions published between 1986 and 1987 in English and held by 443 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."
Similes by Joan Hanson( Book )

3 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 439 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A child uses similes to describe his neighborhood friends
Homographs; bow and bow and other words that look the same but sound as different as sow and sow by Joan Hanson( Book )

4 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 429 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces words that look but do not sound the same
101 sports jokes : guaranteed to make you a winner by Sam Schultz( Book )

2 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 428 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of jokes and riddles about such sports as football, baseball, basketball, soccer, fishing, and hunting
Something's fishy! : jokes about sea creatures by Rick Walton( Book )

1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 411 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."
Let's celebrate! : jokes about holidays by Peter Roop( Book )

1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 409 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of jokes and riddles about holidays, including "What is a wolf's favorite holiday? Howl-oween."
Grin and bear it! : jokes about teddy bears by Sharon Friedman( Book )

1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 397 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."
Homonyms; hair and hare and other words that sound the same but look as different as bear and bare by Joan Hanson( Book )

3 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 384 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces words that sound the same but have different meanings
Can you match this? : jokes about unlikely pairs by Rick Walton( Book )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 381 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 )

2 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 354 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pictures illustrate the difference in meaning of such homonyms as whale and wail, fairy and ferry, and sell and cell
More synonyms; shout and yell and other words that mean the same thing but look and sound as different as loud and noisy by Joan Hanson( Book )

4 editions published between 1973 and 1977 in English and held by 342 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Funny creatures illustrate the common meanings of such synonyms as loud and noisy, sick and ill, and others
Still more homonyms : night and knight and other words that sound the same but look as different as ball and bawl by Joan Hanson( Book )

2 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 337 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pictures illustrate the meanings of such homonyms as stairs and stares, peal and peel, and merry and marry
 
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Alternative Names
Henson, G'oʼan

Henson, G'uʼan

הנסון, ג׳און

הנסון, ג׳ואן

Languages
English (40)