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Prelutsky, Jack

Overview
Works: 271 works in 970 publications in 4 languages and 117,275 library holdings
Genres: Poetry  Juvenile works  Humorous poetry  Fiction  Stories in rhyme  Big books  Biography  Children's films  Interviews  Software 
Roles: Author, Editor, Translator, Narrator, Performer
Classifications: PS3566.R36, 811.54
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Jack Prelutsky
Behold the bold umbrellaphant : and other poems by Jack Prelutsky( Book )

8 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 3,732 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An illustrated collection of humorous poems on a variety of topics
Hooray for Diffendoofer Day! by Seuss( Book )

18 editions published between 1998 and 2002 in 4 languages and held by 3,551 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Book Description: Started by Dr. Seuss, finished by Jack Prelutsky, and illustrated by Lane Smith, Hooray for Diffendoofer Day! is a joyous ode to individuality starring unsinkable teacher Miss Bonkers and the quirky Diffendoofer School (which must prove it has taught its students how to think--or have them sent to dreary Flobbertown). Included is an introduction by Dr. Seuss's longtime editor explaining how the book came to be and reproductions of Dr. Seuss's original pencil sketches and hand-printed notes for the book-a true find for all Seuss collectors! Jack Prelutsky and Lane Smith pay homage to the Good Doctor in their own distinctive ways, the result of which is the union of three one-of-a-kind voices in a brand-new, completely original book that is greater than the sum of its parts
The new kid on the block : poems by Jack Prelutsky( Book )

22 editions published between 1984 and 2013 in English and held by 3,500 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Humorous poems about such strange creatures and people as Baloney Belly Billy and the Gloopy Gloopers--Résumé de l'éditeur
My dog may be a genius : poems by Jack Prelutsky( Book )

3 editions published in 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Have you ever encountered an underwater marching band, a pig in a bathing suit, a pet orangutan, or a witch in a hardware store? Have you ever sat with a skunk in a courtroom, shopped for a dinosaur, or conversed with a Bupple, a Wosstrus, a Violinnet, or a Celloon? You will have, once you've read collection of poems
The Random House book of poetry for children by Jack Prelutsky( Book )

7 editions published between 1983 and 2000 in English and held by 3,073 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Synopsis: This deceptively slender volume contains a treasure-trove of poems. Each page is crammed with verse and illustrations by Caldecott Medalist Arnold Lobel. Everyone's favorite poems are complemented by fresh new voices and organized into such unusual themes as food, the city, spooky poems, and word play
Something big has been here by Jack Prelutsky( Book )

13 editions published between 1986 and 2010 in English and held by 3,019 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An illustrated collection of humorous poems on a variety of topics
It's Thanksgiving by Jack Prelutsky( Book )

17 editions published between 1981 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,903 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents twelve poems about Thanksgiving, including "When Daddy carves the Turkey," "I Ate Too Much," "Daddy's Football Game," and "If Turkeys Thought."
For laughing out loud : poems to tickle your funnybone by Jack Prelutsky( Book )

15 editions published between 1991 and 1995 in English and held by 2,873 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of humorous poems by a variety of authors including John Ciardi, X.J. Kennedy, Eve Merriam, and William Jay Smith
The dragons are singing tonight by Jack Prelutsky( Book )

18 editions published between 1986 and 2005 in English and Japanese and held by 2,704 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of poems about dragons, including "I'm an Amiable Dragon," "If You Don't Believe in Dragons," and "A Dragon Is in My Computer."
It's Valentine's Day by Jack Prelutsky( Book )

12 editions published between 1983 and 2013 in English and held by 2,508 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of Valentine poems including "I made my dog a valentine" and "I love you more than applesauce."
Tyrannosaurus was a beast : dinosaur poems by Jack Prelutsky( Book )

28 editions published between 1988 and 1998 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,482 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of humorous poems about dinosaurs
Awful Ogre running wild by Jack Prelutsky( Book )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 2,457 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For Awful Ogre, the coming of summer offers opportunities to get outside and swim, visit a favorite hotel, and climb an isolated mountain. Throughout this set of whimsical poems, youngsters will be entertained not only by Awful Ogre's actions but also by the rhythm of the poetry
It's raining pigs & noodles : poems by Jack Prelutsky( Book )

20 editions published between 1993 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,414 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of humorous poems such as "The Dancing Hippopotami," "You Can't Make Me Eat That," "My Father's Name is Sasquatch," and "Dear Wumbledeedumble."
Read-aloud rhymes for the very young by Jack Prelutsky( Book )

9 editions published between 1986 and 2016 in English and held by 2,389 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of more than 200 short poems by both known and anonymous American and English authors
It's Christmas by Jack Prelutsky( Book )

19 editions published between 1981 and 2012 in English and held by 2,385 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of poems concerning Christmas
It's snowing! It's snowing! by Jack Prelutsky( Book )

10 editions published between 1984 and 2007 in English and held by 2,122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of more than a dozen poems that capture the excitement of winter
The frogs wore red suspenders : rhymes by Jack Prelutsky( Book )

13 editions published between 2001 and 2005 in English and held by 2,109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Prelutsky presents tongue-twisting (but real) places to visit, such as Tuscaloosa and Winnemucca in these verses, and the result is this spree of 28 exuberantly illustrated poems
My parents think I'm sleeping : poems by Jack Prelutsky( Book )

12 editions published between 1985 and 2008 in English and held by 2,064 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of humorous poems about bedtime
It's Halloween by Jack Prelutsky( Book )

16 editions published between 1977 and 1996 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,985 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thirteen Halloween poems for beginning readers
Meet Jack Prelutsky( Visual )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jack Prelutsky, writer of poetry for children, is interviewed about his writing style and habits. His childhood experiences that became inspirations for his poetry are discussed
 
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Behold the bold umbrellaphant : and other poems
Alternative Names
Jack Prelutsky American writer

Jack Prelutsky Amerikaans schrijver

Jack Prelutsky amerikansk författare

Jack Prelutsky amerikansk skribent

Jack Prelutsky escritor estadounidense

Puriratsukī, Jakku 1940-

프렐루츠키, 잭

プリラツキー, ジャック

プレラツキー, J

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Hooray for Diffendoofer Day!The new kid on the block : poemsMy dog may be a genius : poemsThe Random House book of poetry for childrenSomething big has been hereIt's ThanksgivingFor laughing out loud : poems to tickle your funnyboneThe dragons are singing tonight