WorldCat Identities

Hess, Lilo

Overview
Works: 38 works in 87 publications in 1 language and 10,002 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Anecdotes 
Roles: Author, Photographer
Classifications: PZ10.H489, 636.707
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Lilo Hess
Mouse and company by Lilo Hess( Book )

2 editions published between 1972 and 1973 in English and held by 518 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes varieties of mice and related rodents, their physical characteristics, and habits
The amazing earthworm by Lilo Hess( Book )

2 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 475 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the characteristics and habits of that best-known worm, the earthworm
The remarkable chameleon by Lilo Hess( Book )

5 editions published between 1968 and 1972 in English and held by 460 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Surveys the habits and behavior of the small lizard that lives in the trees. Describes its physical appearance and senses, hunting and feeding habits, skin changes, mating and birth, and defenses. Also tells how to keep a chameleon as a pet. Illustrated with photographs
Sea horses; story and photographs by Lilo Hess( Book )

8 editions published between 1966 and 1971 in English and held by 449 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the folk-lore surrounding the sea horse, as well as its structure, life history, habits and behavior
Time for ferrets by Lilo Hess( Book )

2 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 432 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Text and photographs detail the life and behavior of ferrets raised on a farm to be sold as pets
The misunderstood skunk by Lilo Hess( Book )

1 edition published in 1969 in English and held by 424 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Text and photographs describe the physical characteristics and habits of skunks and discuss their suitability as pets
Diary of a rabbit by Lilo Hess( Book )

2 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 390 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows the day-to-day activities of a rabbit from birth to motherhood
That snake in the grass by Lilo Hess( Book )

1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 362 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A discussion of snakes in the wild and at home as pets
Animals that hide, imitate, and bluff by Lilo Hess( Book )

4 editions published between 1970 and 1971 in English and held by 361 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Investigates that special type of defense that allows animals to evade enemies by means of camouflage or mimicry
Life begins for puppies by Lilo Hess( Book )

2 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 345 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Text and photographs describe the adoption of a Shetland Sheepdog from an animal shelter and the birth and first eight weeks of life of her four puppies
Listen to your kitten purr by Lilo Hess( Book )

2 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 323 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After they are mistreated and abandoned by their first owners, Mindy and her kittens find good homes
The curious raccoons by Lilo Hess( Book )

1 edition published in 1968 in English and held by 316 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Photographs and text trace the habits, behavior, and life cycle of a mother raccoon and her three kits
A pony to love by Lilo Hess( Book )

2 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 315 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gives instructions for choosing, housing, feeding, and generally caring for a pony
A cat's nine lives by Lilo Hess( Book )

1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 313 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chronicles the nine lives of Misty, a purebred Persian cat, from her birth in a cattery, through several owners, a stint as a show cat, a stay in an animal shelter, a period of homelessness, and finally a good home with a loving owner
Small habitats by Lilo Hess( Book )

1 edition published in 1976 in English and held by 311 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses plants and animals that can be used in woodland, jungle, coastline, desert, or marshland terrariums
Making friends with guinea pigs by Lilo Hess( Book )

1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 302 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the experiences of three guinea pigs born in the same litter as one becomes a child's pet, another a laboratory animal and later a class mascot, and the third a prize specimen for showing and breeding
The praying mantis, insect cannibal by Lilo Hess( Book )

1 edition published in 1971 in English and held by 293 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Text and photographs record the habits and behavior of the insect cannibal, harmless to man but formidable to other insects
Bird companions by Lilo Hess( Book )

1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 282 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces several breeds of birds that make good pets and discusses how to select, care for, and breed your bird
Secrets in the meadow by Lilo Hess( Book )

2 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 279 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the many animals to be found in a meadow, seemingly a serene place, yet teeming with life in the form of deer, rabbits, ants, spiders, raccoons, bats, and others creatures
A puppy for you by Lilo Hess( Book )

3 editions published between 1976 and 1978 in English and held by 268 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the selection, care, and training of a puppy
 
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Diary of a rabbit
Alternative Names
Hess, Liselotte 1916-2003

Languages
English (44)

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