WorldCat Identities

Willis, Jeanne

Overview
Works: 700 works in 1,948 publications in 7 languages and 59,975 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Stories in rhyme  Picture books  Humorous fiction  Toy and movable books  Pictorial works 
Roles: Author, Creator, Contributor, Interviewer
Classifications: PZ8.3.W6799, E
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Jeanne Willis
Susan laughs by Jeanne Willis( Book )

26 editions published between 1999 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,555 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Rhyming couplets describe a wide range of common emotions and activities experienced by a little girl who uses a wheelchair."--Verso. Susan laughs, she sings, she rides, she swings. She gets angry, she gets sad, she is good, she is bad. In fact, despite the physical challenges, Susan is no different from any other child. Here the authors show a happy little girl whose physical challenges are never seen as handicaps
The monster bed by Jeanne Willis( Book )

37 editions published between 1986 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,337 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A little monster is afraid to go to bed because he thinks humans will get him while he is asleep
Tadpole's promise by Jeanne Willis( Book )

17 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 1,182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a caterpillar meets her perfect love, a tadpole, she begs him never to change, but their relationship is doomed
Mommy, do you love me? by Jeanne Willis( Book )

7 editions published between 2008 and 2014 in English and held by 1,039 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Little Chick asks if his mommy loves him, no matter what he looks like, or how he behaves
I want to be a cowgirl by Jeanne Willis( Book )

12 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in English and held by 1,017 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Speaking in rhyme, a little girl tells her father that she would rather have the active outdoor life of a cowgirl than that of a girl who stays inside quietly reading, talking, or cleaning
The bog baby by Jeanne Willis( Book )

10 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in English and Hebrew and held by 991 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When two sisters go fishing in a magic pond, they find a winged blue bog baby and take it home with them
Misery Moo by Jeanne Willis( Book )

14 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 897 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

There was once a cow who was always miserable, and a lamb who was always trying to cheer her up. But she was impossible to cheer up! Even Father Christmas was too jolly. The poor lamb burst into tears, and wallowed in misery himself. Finally the cow started to miss him, and gave him the best birthday present ever, a great big grin! Suggested level: junior, primary
That's not funny! by Jeanne Willis( Book )

9 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 843 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Hyena puts a banana skin in Giraffe's path, causing a chain reaction of accidents that Hyena finds hilarious, he soon learns what it is like to be the butt of a joke
Hippospotamus by Jeanne Willis( Book )

10 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 814 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a hippopotamus discovers a spot on her bottom, it seems every creature in the jungle knows what it is and how to cure it
Never too little to love by Jeanne Willis( Book )

7 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and held by 784 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Tiny Too-Little loves somebody who's very, very tall, and Tiny really needs a kiss. Turn the pages to see Ting make himself taller and taller."
What did I look like when I was a baby? by Jeanne Willis( Book )

13 editions published between 1986 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 769 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young boy and a series of animals learn that as babies, they looked like little versions of their mothers and fathers, but a young bullfrog is horrified when he is shown a photograph of himself as a tadpole
Earthlets, as explained by Professor Xargle by Jeanne Willis( Book )

10 editions published between 1988 and 1994 in English and held by 745 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Professor Xargle's class of extraterrestrials learns about the physical characteristics and behavior of the human baby
Slug needs a hug by Jeanne Willis( Book )

18 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 723 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Slug worries that the reason his mother never hugs him is that he is ugly, so he follows his friends' advice to be furry, with a beak, horns, and more, until his mother can no longer recognize him, but then he learns that she loves him, no matter what
I'm sure I saw a dinosaur by Jeanne Willis( Book )

8 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in English and held by 658 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a child reports having seen a dinosaur everyone comes to the beach, from the butcher, the baker, and the priest to the newsmen and the navy
Fly, chick, fly! by Jeanne Willis( Book )

11 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 640 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A chick that is reluctant to leave the nest finally learns how to fly
Flabby Cat and Slobby Dog by Jeanne Willis( Book )

10 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 539 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Out-of-shape Flabby Cat and Slobby Dog, whose activities are limited to eating, drinking, and sleeping, finally slim down after embarking on an around-the-world search for the elusive Cunning Tiger and Wild Wolf
 
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Audience level: 0.26 (from 0.15 for Earthlets, ... to 0.35 for Slug needs ...)

WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Susan laughs
Alternative Names
Jeanne Willis auteur de livres pour enfants

Jeanne Willis Brits schrijfster

Vilisa, Džina, 1959-

Willis, J.

Wirisu, Jīn 1959-

וויליס, ג׳ין.

וויליס, ג׳ין. רוס טוני

וויליס, ג׳ין. רוס, טוני סופרת בריטית

ויליס, ג'ין, 1961-

윌리스, 잔

윌리스, 잔느

윌리스, 쟌느

윌리스, 지니

윌리스, 진

윌리스, 진네

ウィリス, ジェニー

ウィリス, ジョニー

ウィリス, ジーン

ジーン・ウィリス

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The monster bedTadpole's promiseMommy, do you love me?I want to be a cowgirlThe bog babyMisery MooThat's not funny!Never too little to love