WorldCat Identities

Ehlert, Lois

Overview
Works: 252 works in 1,132 publications in 8 languages and 95,111 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Stories in rhyme  Picture books  Toy and movable books  Poetry  Folklore  Board books  Biography  Humorous fiction 
Subject Headings:
Roles: Author, Illustrator
Classifications: PZ7.E3225, E
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Most widely held works about Lois Ehlert
 
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Most widely held works by Lois Ehlert
Chicka Chicka Boom Boom by Bill Martin( Book )

93 editions published between 1989 and 2018 in 4 languages and held by 7,185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A told B, and B told C, I'll meet you at the top of the coconut tree. In this lively alphabet rhyme, all the letters of the alphabet race each other up the coconut tree. Will there be enough room? Oh, no - Chicka Chicka Boom! Boom! The well-known authors of Barn Dance and Knots on a Counting Rope have created a rhythmic alphabet chant that rolls along on waves of fun. Lois Ehlert's rainbow of bright, bold, cheerful colors makes the merry parade of letters unforgettable. An alphabet rhyme/chant that relates what happens when the whole alphabet tries to climb a coconut tree
Growing vegetable soup by Lois Ehlert( Book )

78 editions published between 1987 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 4,823 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A father and child grow vegetables and then make them into a soup
Eating the alphabet : fruits and vegetables from A to Z by Lois Ehlert( Book )

72 editions published between 1989 and 2017 in English and Undetermined and held by 4,639 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Overview: While teaching upper- and lowercase letters to preschoolers, Ehlert introduces fruits and vegetables from around the world. A glossary at the end provides interesting facts about each food. An alphabetical tour of the world of fruits and vegetables, from apricot and artichoke to yam and zucchini
Leaf Man by Lois Ehlert( Book )

12 editions published between 2005 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 4,221 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A man made of leaves blows away, traveling wherever the wind may take him. On die-cut pages
Color zoo by Lois Ehlert( Book )

28 editions published between 1989 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 3,825 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces colors and shapes with illustrations of shapes on die-cut pages that form animal faces when placed on top of one another
Planting a rainbow by Lois Ehlert( Book )

54 editions published between 1988 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 3,772 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A mother and child plant a rainbow of flowers in the family garden. This educational and enjoyable book helps children understand how to plant bulbs, seeds, and seedlings, and nurture their growth
Feathers for lunch by Lois Ehlert( Book )

47 editions published between 1990 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 3,593 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An escaped housecat encounters twelve birds in the back yard but fails to catch any of them and has to eat feathers for lunch
Red leaf, yellow leaf by Lois Ehlert( Book )

30 editions published between 1988 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 3,443 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lois Ehlert uses watercolor collage and pieces of actual seeds, fabric, wire, and roots in this innovative and rich introduction to the life of a tree. A special glossary explains how roots absorb nutrients, what photosynthesis is, how sap circulates, and other facts about trees
Snowballs by Lois Ehlert( Book )

33 editions published between 1993 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 3,203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Some children create a family out of snow. Includes labeled pictures of all the items they use, as well as information about how snow is formed. Pull on your mittens and head outside with Lois Ehlert for a snowball day! Grab some snow and start rolling. With a few found objects, like buttons and fabric and seeds, and a little imagination, you can create a whole family out of snow. Ehlert uses collages of cut paper and vibrant, textured objects to dazzling effect in her tribute to building a snowman--and snowgirl and snowcat. Her inventive designs extend the reader's perspective and tweak the limits of the picture-book format
Chicka chicka 1, 2, 3 by Bill Martin( Book )

22 editions published between 1989 and 2015 in English and held by 2,845 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Overview: 1 told 2 and 2 told 3, "I'll race you to the top of the apple tree." One hundred and one numbers climb the apple tree in this bright, rollicking, joyous book for young children. As the numerals pile up and bumblebees threaten, what's the number that saves the day? (Hint: It rhymes with "hero.") Read and count and play and laugh to learn the surprising answer. Numbers from one to one hundred climb to the top of an apple tree in this rhyming chant
Waiting for wings by Lois Ehlert( Book )

17 editions published between 1993 and 2011 in English and Chinese and held by 2,664 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Illustrates the life cycle of four common butterflies by featuring butterfly and flower facts, butterfly identification tips, and a guide to creating a butterfly garden
Fish eyes : a book you can count on by Lois Ehlert( Book )

24 editions published between 1990 and 2018 in English and held by 2,654 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A counting book depicting the colorful fish a child might see if he turned into a fish himself
Nuts to you! by Lois Ehlert( Book )

16 editions published between 1993 and 2004 in English and held by 2,366 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A rascally squirrel has an indoor adventure in a city apartment
Color farm by Lois Ehlert( Book )

16 editions published between 1989 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 2,192 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The rooster, dog, sheep, cow, pig, and other animals on a farm are made up of colorful shapes such as square, circle, rectangle, and triangle. Features die-cut pages
Moon rope : a Peruvian folktale = Un lazo a la luna : una leyenda peruana by Lois Ehlert( Book )

15 editions published between 1992 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 2,180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An adaptation of the Peruvian folktale in which Fox and Mole try to climb to the moon on a rope woven of grass
Ten little caterpillars by Bill Martin( Book )

8 editions published between 2011 and 2015 in English and Spanish and held by 2,043 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Illustrations and rhyming text follow ten caterpillars as one wriggles up a flower stem, another sails across a garden pool, and one reaches an apple leaf, where something amazing happens
Market day : a story told with folk art by Lois Ehlert( Book )

16 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 1,951 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On market day, a farm family experiences all the fun and excitement of going to and from the farmers' market
Pie in the sky by Lois Ehlert( Book )

9 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and Spanish and held by 1,899 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A father and child watch the cherry tree in their back yard, waiting until there are ripe cherries to bake in a pie. Includes a recipe for cherry pie
Rrralph by Lois Ehlert( Book )

9 editions published between 2011 and 2016 in English and held by 1,822 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The narrator describes discovering how Ralph the dog can talk, appropriately saying words such as "roof," "rough," "bark," and "wolf."
Cuckoo : a Mexican folktale = Cucú : un cuento folklórico mexicano by Lois Ehlert( Book )

13 editions published between 1996 and 2000 in English and Spanish and held by 1,799 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A traditional Mayan tale which reveals how the cuckoo lost her beautiful feathers
 
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Audience level: 0.09 (from 0.00 for Leaf Man / ... to 1.00 for Meet the a ...)

Chicka Chicka Boom Boom
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Growing vegetable soupEating the alphabet : fruits and vegetables from A to ZLeaf ManColor zooPlanting a rainbowFeathers for lunchRed leaf, yellow leafSnowballs
Alternative Names
Eirato, Roisu 1934-

Lois Ehlert American illustrator and children's writer

엘러트, 로이스 1934-

엘러트, 루이스 1934-

엘럿, 로이스 1934-

엘럿, 루이스 1934-

イェラー, ロイス

エイラト, ロイス

ロイス・エラート

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