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Nez, John A.

Overview
Works: 113 works in 194 publications in 4 languages and 14,807 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Picture books  Poetry  Action and adventure fiction  Christmas stories  Pictorial works  History  Didactic fiction 
Roles: Author, Illustrator
Classifications: PZ7.N4882, E
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by John A Nez
Diary of a worm : teacher's pet by Lori Haskins Houran( Book )

5 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 1,373 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Worm makes a surprising discovery -- teachers have birthdays! That means Worm and his friends have to find the perfect present for their teacher, Mrs. Mulch
Be my valentine by Rosemary Wells( Book )

3 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in English and held by 1,144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Confusion arises as Yoko's classmates secretly trade Valentine's Day cards. There's always a new adventure with Yoko, Timothy, Doris, the Franks and the rest of the gang in Mrs. Jenkins' classroom. With help from each other, their teacher and their families, Yoko and friends explore their similarities, their differences, and their relation to the world in this funny, touching new series just right for young school age children. In the spirit of Frog and Toad and Little Bear, and with simple clear text and brilliant illustrations, these funny, clever, and satisfying stories explore the central issues in elementary school. They deal with making and keeping friends, issues of fairness and justice, finding your voice and unique talents, and navigating the giggles and bumps, hiccups and surprises of the classroom. Love is in the air! Mrs. Jenkins's asks her class to celebrate Valentines Day the nice way -- by making special valentines for everyone. There's plenty of red-hot zingers, Mount Fuji drops, peppermint hearts, and glitter to go around, making this the best Valentine's Day ever
Doris's dinosaur by Rosemary Wells( Book )

2 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 909 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Mrs. Jenkins proposes the class paint dinosaurs, Doris's unusual artistic talent is not recognized until the class visits a modern art museum
Diary of a worm : Nat the gnat by Lori Haskins Houran( Book )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 904 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A skill-building reader starring Worm finds him taking a turn caring for a class pet gnat that accidentally escapes from its tank
Give please a chance by Bill O'Reilly( Book )

2 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 737 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this collaboration, authors Bill O'Reilly and James Patterson remind us all that a single word -- "Please?" -- is useful in a thousand different ways. From finding a lovable stray dog to needing a partner on a seesaw, from reading a bedtime story to really, really needing a cookie, this book depicts scenes and situations in which one small word can move mountains
The secret birthday by Rosemary Wells( Book )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 685 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Noisy Nora finds a surprising new site for her birthday party when her mother will not let her invite all of her classmates to her house because it is too small
Yoko's world of kindness : golden rules for a happy classroom by Rosemary Wells( Book )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 636 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents six stories in which students adjust to their first year of school, where they acquire skills, build self-confidence, and learn how to get along with one another
One smart Cookie by John A Nez( Book )

5 editions published between 2006 and 2015 in English and held by 491 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Cookie, a dog who can read and write, goes to school, he not only inspires the children there, he also helps avert disaster
The Grandma cure by Pamela Mayer( Book )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 412 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When her grandmothers disagree over how to take care of her while she has a cold, Becky is reminded of the behavior of her kindergarten classmates and instructs them as her teacher would to take their seats, take turns, and share
Cromwell Dixon's Sky-Cycle by John A Nez( Book )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 385 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1907 Columbus, Ohio, fourteen-year-old Cromwell Dixon, aided by his mother, begins building the flying bicycle he has invented to enter in the St. Louis Air Ship Carnival. Includes facts about Dixon's life as an aviation pioneer
A word or two with you : new rhymes for young readers by Eve Merriam( Book )

1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 383 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The author's original poems about friendship, parents, new neighbors, the supermarket, and other life experiences
Tightwad Tod by Daphne Skinner( Book )

3 editions published between 2001 and 2005 in English and Spanish and held by 377 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Challenged to spend twenty dollars in one day, a boy who loves money not only learns about bargain hunting and keeping track of his remaining balance, he also learns that spending can be fun
The dancing clock by Steve Metzger( Book )

2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 300 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Milo, a snow monkey who is fascinated by Central Park's Delacorte Clock, finally gets his chance to join the dancing animals there but then discovers he cannot return to his friends in the zoo
Mouse's Christmas cookie by Patricia Thomas( Book )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 260 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On Christmas, Mouse snatches a cookie from Santa's dish, and Cat chases him from spot to spot in the living room. In the end, Cat gives Mouse a bell from his collar as a Christmas gift, and Mouse reciprocates by giving Cat the cookie
Gotcha! by Jennifer Dussling( Book )

5 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in English and Chinese and held by 231 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pete is good at playing practical jokes on his friends at camp, but they use science to find a way to pay him back
No money? No problem! by Lori Haskins Houran( Book )

3 editions published between 2004 and 2015 in English and Vietnamese and held by 189 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Amy, desperate to get her hands on the latest video game, learns how people acquired things before money existed, and decides to take a lesson from history
Bubble trouble by Nat Gabriel( Book )

4 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in Chinese and English and held by 176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Grace can make soap bubbles, milk bubbles, and even air bubbles (by burping) but cannot be a member of her big sister's bubble gum club until she acquires a certain skill. Includes a science activity page
New dog in town by Gail Herman( Book )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With help from his dog Scout, Nick explores his new neighborhood and makes some friends
The creeping tide by Gail Herman( Book )

5 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in English and Chinese and held by 149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reluctant to take her little brother to the beach because of his constant questions, a teenager is soon grateful for his newly acquired knowledge of the tides
Squid and pickles by Jeffrey Dinardo( Book )

4 editions published between 2010 and 2016 in Spanish and English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Helen and Ethan have a big surprise planned for Roy. Will he learn that manners matter? Character concept: Respect: Use good manners
 
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Be my valentine
Alternative Names
Nez, John

Nez, John A.

Nez, John Abbott

네즈, 존 A

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Doris's dinosaurThe secret birthdayYoko's world of kindness : golden rules for a happy classroomOne smart CookieThe Grandma cureCromwell Dixon's Sky-CycleTightwad TodThe dancing clock