WorldCat Identities

Willis, Jeanne

Overview
Works: 614 works in 1,596 publications in 10 languages and 55,983 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Pictorial works  Stories in rhyme  Poetry  Humorous fiction  Picture books 
Roles: Author, Creator, Scenarist, Contributor, Interviewer
Classifications: PZ8.3.W6799,
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Jeanne Willis
The monster bed by Jeanne Willis( Book )

36 editions published between 1986 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,355 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

18 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 1,275 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Billedbog. En charmerende og særdeles overraskende kærlighedshistorie om to småkravl i forandring: en haletudse og en sommerfuglelarve
Susan laughs by Jeanne Willis( Book )

4 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in English and held by 1,192 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
I want to be a cowgirl by Jeanne Willis( Book )

14 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in English and French and held by 1,083 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
Mommy, do you love me? by Jeanne Willis( Book )

6 editions published between 2008 and 2014 in English and held by 1,040 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Little Chick asks if his mommy loves him, no matter what he looks like, or how he behaves
The bog baby by Jeanne Willis( Book )

7 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and Hebrew and held by 1,019 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 )

17 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 953 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 )

8 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in English and held by 849 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
What did I look like when I was a baby? by Jeanne Willis( Book )

15 editions published between 1986 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 848 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
Hippospotamus by Jeanne Willis( Book )

8 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and held by 824 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 )

6 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and held by 797 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."
Earthlets, as explained by Professor Xargle by Jeanne Willis( Book )

7 editions published between 1988 and 1994 in English and held by 784 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Professor Xargle's class of extraterrestrials learns about the physical characteristics and behavior of the human baby
Cottonball Colin by Jeanne Willis( Book )

7 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and Spanish and held by 776 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Afraid that her smallest child, Colin, will be hurt if he goes outside or plays, a mother mouse insists that he sit quietly indoors until his grandmother suggests wrapping him in cotton wool, which proves to be effective, but in a most unexpected way
Gorilla! Gorilla! by Jeanne Willis( Book )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 757 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While searching for her missing baby, a mother mouse comes upon a big, scary gorilla. She runs away, but the gorilla chases her, no matter where she runs
I hate school by Jeanne Willis( Book )

12 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 748 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Honor Brown describes all the things she hates about school
Earth tigerlets as explained by Professor Xargle by Jeanne Willis( Book )

16 editions published between 1988 and 2011 in English and held by 736 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The alien Professor Xargle explains all about Earth Tigerlets, known on this planet as felines
Daft Bat by Jeanne Willis( Book )

15 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 727 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Bat moves to a new home, her wild young neighbors are convinced she is daft because she sees things so differently than they do, until Owl asks some questions that reveal the truth to all
Delilah D. at the library by Jeanne Willis( Book )

3 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 702 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Delilah D., who is convinced she is the queen of a faraway land, informs Library Anne, her babysitter Gigi, and everyone else in the library the rules for proper behavior in the libraries of her kingdom
I'm sure I saw a dinosaur by Jeanne Willis( Book )

9 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in English and held by 664 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 )

9 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and held by 642 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A chick that is reluctant to leave the nest finally learns how to fly
 
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Audience level: 0.24 (from 0.10 for Delilah D. ... to 0.39 for Earth tige ...)

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

Jeanne Willis Brits schrijfster

Jeanne Willis English writer

Willis, J.

Wirisu, Jīn 1959-

וויליס, ג׳ין. רוס, טוני

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

Languages
English (175)

French (18)

Spanish (9)

Chinese (5)

Italian (3)

Korean (2)

Welsh (2)

Dutch (2)

Persian (1)

Hebrew (1)

Covers
Tadpole's promiseSusan laughsI want to be a cowgirlMommy, do you love me?The bog babyMisery MooThat's not funny!What did I look like when I was a baby?