WorldCat Identities

Booth, George 1926-

Overview
Works: 117 works in 190 publications in 3 languages and 13,806 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Stories in rhyme  Juvenile works  Biography  Humorous fiction  Picture books  Caricatures and cartoons  Interviews  Picture puzzles  Humor 
Roles: Author, Illustrator
Classifications: PN2287.C632, E
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by George Booth
Wacky Wednesday by Theo LeSieg( Book )

28 editions published between 1969 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 2,815 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Drawings and verse point out the many things that are wrong one wacky Wednesday
Possum come a-knockin' by Nancy Van Laan( Book )

11 editions published between 1989 and 2015 in English and held by 1,946 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A cumulative tale in verse about a mysterious stranger that interrupts a family's daily routine
Cosbyology : essays and observations from the doctor of comedy by Bill Cosby( Book )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 1,427 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a collection of stand-up routines, the comedian reflects on childhood, marriage, school, work, sports, and other familiar topics
School! : adventures at the Harvey N. Trouble Elementary School by Kate McMullan( Book )

5 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and held by 1,031 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Each morning, student Ron Faster hurries to Harvey N. Trouble School, where he encounters such staff members as science teacher Ms. Roxanne Pebbles, music instructor Mrs. Doremi Fasollatido, and the resigning janitor Mr. Iquit
Never tease a weasel by Jean Conder Soule( Book )

3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 841 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Illustrations and rhyming text present animals in silly situations, such as a pig in a wig and a moose drinking juice, along with a reminder not to tease
Nit-pickin' by Nancy Van Laan( Book )

2 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in English and held by 577 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Family members go to great lengths to rid their child of head lice
Who invited you? by Candace Fleming( Book )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 567 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A rhyming counting tale in which Possum, Skunk, Frog, and other animals join a procession through the swamp, one with a potentially dangerous conclusion
Starlight goes to town by Harry Allard( Book )

4 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 461 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Starlight LaPoule, better known as Ethel-Fae Klucksworth, is very unhappy living on a poultry farm in Tennessee, but when her fairy godmother gives her the ability to make her wishes come true, the results are unexpected
1,001 logical laws, accurate axioms, profound principles, trusty truisms, homey homilies, colorful corollaries, quotable quotes, and rambunctious ruminations for all walks of life by Gordon Bennett( Book )

5 editions published between 1979 and 1988 in English and held by 459 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of humorous maxims, proverbs, and aphorisms concerning many common life situations
Think good thoughts about a pussycat by George Booth( Book )

3 editions published between 1975 and 1976 in English and held by 380 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's not my turn to look for Grandma! by April Halprin Wayland( Book )

2 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and held by 379 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Grandma is too busy for various family activities until she's invited to put together a banjo band to entertain them
Animals, animals, animals : a collection of great animal cartoons( Book )

2 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 372 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rehearsal's off! by George Booth( Book )

3 editions published between 1976 and 1977 in English and held by 366 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

I didn't ask to be born (but I'm glad I was) by Bill Cosby( Book )

2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 347 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The legendary entertainer and funnyman provides insights on life including how to handle a teenage daughter who refuses to clean her room and a discussion of his antique Bible collection
Omnibooth : the best of George Booth by George Booth( Book )

4 editions published between 1984 and 1986 in English and held by 284 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pussycats need love, too by George Booth( Book )

5 editions published between 1980 and 1981 in English and held by 273 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Ballymara flood by Chad Stuart( Book )

3 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in English and held by 256 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pandemonium reigns when a boy's bathtub overflows and floods the Irish town of Ballymara
Self-editing for fiction writers by Renni Browne( Book )

2 editions published between 1994 and 2001 in English and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Processes an expert fiction editor would go through to perfect your manuscript. Each point is illustrated with examples, many drawn from the hundreds of books Browne and King have edited. Every chapter contains hands-on exercises to help you apply these techniques to your own work. And illustrations by New Yorker cartoonist George Booth keep everything in perspective
Booth again! : more of George Booth by George Booth( Book )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

About dogs by George Booth( Book )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

40th anniversary collection of George Booth's dog cartoons
 
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Wacky Wednesday
Alternative Names
George Booth New Yorker cartoonist

Languages
English (94)

Danish (2)

German (1)

Covers
Possum come a-knockin'Cosbyology : essays and observations from the doctor of comedySchool! : adventures at the Harvey N. Trouble Elementary SchoolNever tease a weaselNit-pickin'Who invited you?Starlight goes to townIt's not my turn to look for Grandma!