WorldCat Identities

Frith, Michael K.

Overview
Works: 57 works in 138 publications in 1 language and 8,600 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Literature  Readers (Publications)  Poetry  Trivia and miscellanea  Parodies, imitations, etc  Stories in rhyme  Conference papers and proceedings  Board books 
Roles: Author, Interviewee, Illustrator, Editor
Classifications: PZ8.3.F918, E
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Michael K Frith
I'll teach my dog 100 words by Michael K Frith( Book )

26 editions published between 1973 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A youngster plans all the things he will teach his puppy
Because a little bug went ka-choo! by Rosetta Stone( Book )

12 editions published between 1975 and 2001 in English and held by 1,823 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The mere sneeze of a bug triggers a chain reaction involving, among others, cows, turtles, policemen, and an entire circus parade."--Title page verso
Animals do the strangest things by Leonora Hornblow( Book )

1 edition published in 1964 in English and held by 573 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes nineteen animals that have peculiar and strange characteristics, including the platypus which has poison spurs on its legs, the opossum which fools its enemies by pretending to be dead, and the bat which navigates by built-in sonar
Birds do the strangest things by Leonora Hornblow( Book )

3 editions published in 1965 in English and held by 523 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes twenty-one birds with unusual habits or characteristics, including the ostrich, kiwi, honey guide, and hornbill
I'll teach my dog a lot of words by Michael K Frith( Book )

4 editions published between 1973 and 1999 in English and held by 431 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this simple adaptation of Michael Frith's classic Bright & Early Book?, I'll Teach My Dog 100 Words, a pet owner doesn't just teach basics like beg and bark, but also such unlikely canine commands as Shine my shoe! Kiss a goose! and Clean the zoo!
The Sesame Street library : with Jim Henson's Muppets by Michael K Frith( Book )

18 editions published between 1978 and 1979 in English and held by 428 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A multivolume collection of short stories, games, craft projects, and other activities. Each volume introduces several letters of the alphabet and a number from 1 to 12
Insects do the strangest things by Leonora Hornblow( Book )

3 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 422 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes nineteen insects that have peculiar and strange characteristics, such as the camouflage of the walking stick, the driver ants that prefer people to picnics, and the bugs that row themselves like boats on the water's surface
Reptiles do the strangest things by Leonora Hornblow( Book )

1 edition published in 1970 in English and held by 412 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brief, easy-to-read descriptions of the strange habits of some of the world's more unusual reptiles, including the tuatara, hognose snake, horned toad, basilisk, and Komodo Dragon
Fish do the strangest things by Leonora Hornblow( Book )

2 editions published between 1966 and 1967 in English and held by 391 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes seventeen fish that have peculiar characteristics and habits, including fish that spit, fly, climb trees, blow up like balloons, and sleep out of water
Prehistoric monsters did the strangest things by Leonora Hornblow( Book )

1 edition published in 1974 in English and held by 349 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Briefly describes, in chronological order, many of the strange animals that lived on earth between the time life began and the appearance of man
Some of us walk ... some fly ... some swim by Michael K Frith( Book )

3 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Simple rhymes reflect curiosity about the shapes and actions of different animals
Bored of the rings : a parody of J.R.R. Tolkien's The lord of the rings by Henry Beard( Book )

1 edition published in 1969 in English and held by 167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Satirisk roman
Miss Piggy's treasury of art masterpieces from the Kermitage collection( Book )

2 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 161 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Miss Piggy takes the reader on a tour of her art museum which houses several muppet masterworks including Gainsborough's "Green Boy."
A book of promises by Elizabeth Laird( Book )

5 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A parent promises to love and care for a child in every situation. Suggested level: junior
Big bird's busy book : starring Jim Henson's Muppets( Book )

1 edition published in 1975 in English and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Big Bird and his Muppet friends introduce a collection of stories, poems, puzzles, recipes, crafts, and games
The world's largest cheese by Christopher Cerf( Book )

2 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Political Dr. Seuss( Visual )

2 editions published between 2004 and 2016 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This documentary on Theodor Geisel, better known as Dr. Seuss, traces the development of his art and political philosophy. Seuss's early work as a political cartoonist for PM newspaper and as a film propagandist with Frank Capra ultimately evolved into a career as a children's writer concerned with nurturing both literacy and social awareness
The Sesame Street treasury : with Jim Henson's Muppets( Book )

2 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A multivolume collection of short stories, games, craft projects, and other activities. Each volume introduces several letters of the alphabet and a number from 1 to 12
I'll teach my dog 100 words. by Michael K Frith( Recording )

1 edition published in 1974 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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I'll teach my dog 100 words
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Because a little bug went ka-choo!I'll teach my dog a lot of wordsA book of promises
Alternative Names

controlled identityStone, Rosetta, 1904-1991

Frith, Michael K.

Michael K. Frith American children's book editor and art director

Michael K. Frith artdirector

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Languages
English (90)