WorldCat Identities

Speirs, John

Overview
Works: 129 works in 321 publications in 4 languages and 32,506 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Detective and mystery fiction  Action and adventure fiction  Adventure stories  Ghost stories  Picture books  Humorous fiction  Braille books 
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 )

8 editions published between 1995 and 2012 in English and held by 1,675 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 )

6 editions published between 2000 and 2015 in English and held by 1,516 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
Twister trouble by Anne Schreiber( Book )

5 editions published between 2000 and 2015 in English and Korean and held by 1,269 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
The giant germ by Anne Capeci( Book )

6 editions published between 2000 and 2015 in English and Arabic and held by 1,255 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The students in Ms. Frizzle's class board the Magic School Bus in order to get up close and personal with microbes
The case of the mummy mystery by James Preller( Book )

5 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 1,176 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
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 1,168 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 spooky sleepover by James Preller( Book )

7 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 1,162 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 1,149 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
The case of the runaway dog by James Preller( Book )

3 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 1,035 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jigsaw is upset because his dog, Rags, is missing so Jigsaw and Mila set out to find him
Expedition down under by Rebecca Carmi( Book )

5 editions published between 2001 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,027 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

10 editions published between 2001 and 2016 in English and Hungarian and held by 1,017 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mrs. Frizzle's class challenges Mr. Order's class to a science contest, where the topic of the contest is magnetism
The case of the stinky science project by James Preller( Book )

3 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 1,012 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bobby fooled Sally-Ann with a phony magic trick. It was a spoiled science project
Voyage to the volcano by Judith Bauer Stamper( Book )

5 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in English and Korean and held by 1,011 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
The case of the great sled race by James Preller( Book )

4 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 1,010 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
It's about time! by Stuart J Murphy( Book )

5 editions published between 2005 and 2016 in English and held by 942 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 911 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
Scholastic's The magic school bus in the rain forest by Joanna Cole( Book )

5 editions published between 1998 and 2001 in English and held by 908 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ms. Frizzle and the kids are off on an adventure to the rain forest, to find out why Ms. Frizzle's cocoa tree has stopped growing cocoa beans
A fair bear share by Stuart J Murphy( Book )

6 editions published in 1998 in English and Undetermined and held by 773 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four bear cubs collect ingredients for a blueberry pie, counting and recounting them as their supply grows
Give a dog a bone : stories, poems, jokes, and riddles about dogs( Book )

5 editions published between 1996 and 1999 in English and held by 772 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of poems, stories, and humor with a dog theme
The best Easter [egg] hunt ever by John Speirs( Book )

2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 660 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Find the hidden Easter treats in the colorful pictures
 
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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 watchTwister troubleThe giant germThe case of the mummy mysteryScholastic's The magic school bus gets ants in its pants : a book about antsThe case of the spooky sleepoverThe case of the stolen baseball cardsThe case of the runaway dog