WorldCat Identities

Speirs, John

Overview
Works: 127 works in 286 publications in 6 languages and 34,080 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Detective and mystery fiction  Humorous fiction 
Roles: Author, Illustrator
Classifications: PZ7.P915, FIC
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by John Speirs
The magic school bus plants seeds : a book about how living things grow by Patricia Relf( Book )

5 editions published between 1995 and 2012 in English and held by 1,653 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Miss Frezzle's class plants a garden and travels via the magic school bus inside a flower
The wild whale watch by Eva Moore( Book )

5 editions published between 2000 and 2015 in English and held by 1,506 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A fictional description of a science class studying whales and going on a whale watch with their science teacher Ms. Frizzle
The giant germ by Anne Capeci( Book )

5 editions published between 2000 and 2015 in English and French and held by 1,251 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Miss Frizzle's class discovers the world of microbes
Twister trouble by Anne Schreiber( Book )

4 editions published between 2000 and 2015 in English and Korean and held by 1,250 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While on their way to Weatherama Amusement Park to attend the Wild Weather Show, Ms. Frizzle and her class get a first-hand lesson in the forces of nature as they fly directly into the heart of a powerful tornado
Scholastic's The magic school bus gets ants in its pants : a book about ants by Linda Beech( Book )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 1,204 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Keesha's ant disappears, and the kids have no choice but to follow, all the way into an anthill. Come along on a zany field trip and learn how ants work together
The case of the mummy mystery by James Preller( Book )

5 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 1,192 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Detective Jigsaw Jones and his friend, Mila, have a new case to solve after they happen upon a genuine mummy at the class Halloween party
The case of the spooky sleepover by James Preller( Book )

5 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 1,181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jigsaw Jones finds himself investigating the perfect case and piecing together all the ghostly clues when Ralphie Jones cannot sleep at night because something is making scary noises in his room
The case of the stolen baseball cards by James Preller( Book )

2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 1,175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eddie brought his baseball cards to school and now they seem to be missing. It's up to Jigsaw Jones and his partner Mila to solve this puzzling case
Insect invaders by Anne Capeci( Book )

4 editions published between 2001 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 1,145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At school the teacher, Ms. Frizzle turns her entire class into insects so they can learn about the creatures and what they do
The case of the runaway dog by James Preller( Book )

2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 1,053 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jigsaw is upset because his dog, Rags, is missing so Jigsaw and Mila set out to find him
The case of the great sled race by James Preller( Book )

3 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 1,047 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When someone steals Bigs Maloney's sled right before the great sled race, it's up to detectives Jigsaw and Mila to solve the case
The case of the stinky science project by James Preller( Book )

2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 1,040 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bobby fooled Sally-Ann with a phony magic trick. It was a spoiled science project
Expedition down under by Rebecca Carmi( Book )

4 editions published between 2001 and 2015 in English and held by 1,033 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Miss Frizzle's class travel to Australia
Amazing magnetism by Rebecca Carmi( Book )

8 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 1,000 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ms. Frizzle teaches her class about magnetism so that they can challenge Mr. Order's class to a science contest
Voyage to the volcano by Judith Bauer Stamper( Book )

5 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in English and Korean and held by 993 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Hi, I'm Dorothy Ann, one of the kids in Ms. Frizzle's class. When we started learning about volcanoes, I thought we'd just be studying them in books -- but Ms. Frizzle had other ideas. She took us all the way to Hawaii, where we waded through lava and saw a real volcano blow its top. We had a great time -- even though the trip was sometimes almost too hot to handle! One thing's for sure: This was one explosive adventure that none of us will ever forget!" -- Back cover
It's about time! by Stuart J Murphy( Book )

4 editions published between 2005 and 2016 in English and held by 940 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's About Time-to wake up-to learn, to play, to read-to cuddle up in the blankets and to dream. A twenty-four -- hour day is full of great things to do! Endearing illustrations depicting things kids do every day make this an easy introduction to the skill of telling time, perfect for very young readers
Food chain frenzy by Anne Capeci( Book )

3 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in English and Arabic and held by 900 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ms. Frizzle's student Arnold goes on one of her field trips and finds that learning about food chains is much more interesting than he had originally thought
Give a dog a bone : stories, poems, jokes, and riddles about dogs( Book )

3 editions published between 1996 and 1999 in English and held by 791 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of poems, stories, and humor with a dog theme
A fair bear share by Stuart J Murphy( Book )

7 editions published between 1998 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 784 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four bear cubs collect ingredients for a blueberry pie, counting and recounting them as their supply grows
 
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The magic school bus plants seeds : a book about how living things grow
Alternative Names
Spiers, John

Spiers, John (Illustrator)

스피어, 존

스피어스, 존

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The wild whale watchThe giant germTwister troubleScholastic's The magic school bus gets ants in its pants : a book about antsThe case of the mummy mysteryThe case of the spooky sleepoverThe case of the stolen baseball cardsInsect invaders