WorldCat Identities

Costanza, John

Overview
Works: 498 works in 760 publications in 1 language and 29,329 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Graphic novels  Fiction  Comic books, strips, etc  Comics (Graphic works)  Horror comics  Science fiction comics  Horror comic books, strips, etc  Science fiction comic books, strips, etc  History 
Roles: Illustrator, Author, Artist, Creator, Draftsman, Contributor
Classifications: PZ7.B4618, 741.5973
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by John Costanza
Batman : the Dark Knight returns by Frank Miller( Book )

18 editions published between 1986 and 2016 in English and held by 2,093 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ten years after his retirement, a troubled Batman returns to the streets, evening the score with criminals in an increasingly violent manner, which brings trouble from the police and a gang called the Mutants
Let's talk about being bossy by Joy Wilt Berry( Book )

8 editions published between 1984 and 1986 in English and held by 721 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains what it means to be bossy and why it is better to make suggestions and let everyone choose
Let's talk about being selfish by Joy Wilt Berry( Book )

4 editions published between 1982 and 1984 in English and held by 661 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses how being selfish and how to avoid being selfish
Let's talk about disobeying by Joy Wilt Berry( Book )

4 editions published between 1982 and 1988 in English and held by 622 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cautions children about the wisdom of heeding adults' instructions, and discusses the possible consequences of disobedience, which might include unhappiness or injury
Let's talk about teasing by Joy Wilt Berry( Book )

6 editions published between 1982 and 1985 in English and held by 534 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Encourages young children who are the objects of others' teasing to retain their own self-confidence and to ignore whatever is being said against them
Big bratty book of Bart Simpson by Matt Groening( Book )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 522 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bart Simpson is back with another big book dedicated exclusively to that rabble-rousing, misbehaving menace-Springfield's favourite son, Homer's only son, and TV's favourite son-Bart Simpson! Following the great success of Big Book of Bart Simpson, Big Bratty Book of Bart Simpson-the third comic book compilation in a series dedicated exclusively to Bart Simpson. Join Bart Simpson and the Springfield kids in the newest collection of comics and stories filled with mistaken identities, alien abduction recipes, cereal package prizes, unrequited love, lima beans, facial hair, karaoke, cafeteria shenanigans, talk shows, mail-order brides, sidekicks gone mad, hideous monsters, balloon animals, girl scout cookies, circus popcorn, martial arts, and history gone very, very wrong. It's all here in one bratty' book-all the chaos, commotion, and confusion that can only be caused by one uncontrollable force: Bart Simpson
Let's talk about being destructive by Joy Wilt Berry( Book )

3 editions published between 1982 and 1984 in English and held by 511 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Identifies the reasons for destructive behavior, tells how to stop breaking or ruining things, and looks at the results of destructiveness
Let's talk about tattling by Joy Wilt Berry( Book )

5 editions published between 1982 and 1985 in English and held by 471 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the different kinds of tattling, why people do it, and why it is better not to tattle
Let's talk about fighting by Joy Wilt Berry( Book )

2 editions published between 1982 and 1984 in English and held by 466 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Instructs on compromising to avoid fights and on handling disagreements by self-assertiveness short of fighting
Let's talk about lying by Joy Wilt Berry( Book )

3 editions published between 1982 and 1985 in English and held by 413 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A discussion about lying with cartoon pictures for children and parents
Saga of the Swamp Thing by Alan Moore( Book )

7 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in English and held by 400 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Created by a freak accident, the Swamp Thing is an elemental creature who uses the forces of nature and wisdom of the plant kingdom to rail against a polluted world's self-destruction"--Amazon
Let's talk about breaking promises by Joy Wilt Berry( Book )

4 editions published between 1982 and 1985 in English and held by 390 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains to children what it means to break a promise, why it is important to keep promises you make, and what it means to be trusted
Let's talk about gossiping by Joy Wilt Berry( Book )

5 editions published between 1984 and 1986 in English and held by 384 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains how gossiping that you do can hurt you as well as the person you gossip about
Let's talk about being a bad sport by Joy Wilt Berry( Book )

2 editions published between 1984 and 1986 in English and held by 380 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contrasts the bad sport with the good sport, suggesting what the bad sport and the good sport might do in different situations
A children's book about stealing by Joy Wilt Berry( Book )

4 editions published between 1982 and 1985 in English and held by 371 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A discussion about stealing with cartoon pictures for children and parents
Let's talk about cheating by Joy Wilt Berry( Book )

5 editions published between 1982 and 1985 in English and held by 371 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains why people cheat, tells what to do when someone won't stop cheating, and argues that one should just enjoy a game and not worry about who wins or loses
Let's talk about whining by Joy Wilt Berry( Book )

2 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 367 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses overcoming whining
Frank Miller's Ronin by Frank Miller( Book )

6 editions published between 1984 and 2014 in English and held by 364 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dishonored, masterless 13th Century samurai - a ronin - is reborn into the corrupt and ncomputerized New York City of the 21st Century with one last chance for redemption. It is here, on this bleak and decaying battleground, that he will at last come face to face with the reincarnation of his master's killer - the ancient demon Agat - settle ancient debts, and fight for the soul of a dying civilization
A children's book about throwing tantrums by Joy Wilt Berry( Book )

2 editions published between 1982 and 1984 in English and held by 352 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses ways of responding to anger rather than merely reacting
A children's book about being bullied by Joy Wilt Berry( Book )

7 editions published between 1982 and 1986 in English and held by 348 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains what a bully is, why they behave the way they do, and how to respond to bullies
 
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Batman : the Dark Knight returns
Alternative Names
Constanza, John.

Constanza, John 1943-

Costanza

Costanza 1943-

John Costanza American artist and letterer

콘스탄자, 존

Languages
English (98)

Covers
Big bratty book of Bart SimpsonSaga of the Swamp ThingFrank Miller's Ronin