WorldCat Identities

Cosby, Bill 1937-

Overview
Works: 1,416 works in 2,503 publications in 16 languages and 97,620 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Humor  Juvenile works  Biography  Anecdotes  History  Documentary films  Miscellanea  Nonfiction films  Quotations 
Roles: Author, Actor, Performer, Interviewee, Producer, Creator, Composer, Narrator, Speaker, Host, Arranger, Instrumentalist, Singer, Conductor, Author of introduction, Artist, Commentator, Scenarist, Director
Classifications: PZ7.C8185, E
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Most widely held works about Bill Cosby
 
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Most widely held works by Bill Cosby
Fatherhood by Bill Cosby( Book )

70 editions published between 1976 and 1997 in 14 languages and held by 3,986 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A Dolphin book." A collection of ruminations, anecdotes, and vignettes based on Cosby's experiences as a son and father
Childhood by Bill Cosby( Book )

27 editions published between 1991 and 1997 in 8 languages and held by 2,532 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bill Cosby writes humorous stories of his childhood as well as stories about children today
Love and marriage by Bill Cosby( Book )

26 editions published between 1953 and 1996 in 7 languages and held by 2,526 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides a humorous look at love and marriage from childhood romance to the institution of marriage
The meanest thing to say by Bill Cosby( Book )

10 editions published between 1997 and 2003 in English and held by 2,395 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a new boy in his second grade class tries to get the other students to play a game that involves saying the meanest things possible to one another, Little Bill shows him a better way to make friends
The best way to play by Bill Cosby( Book )

12 editions published between 1997 and 2004 in English and held by 2,231 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Little Bill and his friends, avid fans of the television show "Space Explorers," clamor to get the video game version, but they find that they have more fun using their imagination while playing outside
The treasure hunt by Bill Cosby( Book )

6 editions published between 1997 and 2005 in English and held by 2,149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One rainy day while his father listens to his old records, his mother polishes a silver platter, and his brother enjoys his baseball card collection, Little Bill discovers his own treasure, a talent for storytelling
Super-fine Valentine by Bill Cosby( Book )

7 editions published between 1997 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,886 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Little Bill makes a special Valentine for Mia but is reluctant to give it to her, because he is afraid that the other children in their third grade class will tease him
Shipwreck Saturday by Bill Cosby( Book )

6 editions published between 1998 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,765 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Although his brother's friends make fun of it, Little Bill is very proud of the toy boat he has built and very upset when it is wrecked the first time he puts it in the water
Come on, people : on the path from victims to victors by Bill Cosby( Book )

5 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 1,764 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Addressing the problems facing many African American communities, encourages people to move forward in their lives by overcoming feelings of low self-esteem, fearfulness, and anger
My big lie by Bill Cosby( Book )

4 editions published between 1997 and 1999 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,722 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Little Bill gets in big trouble when he tells a fib to explain why he has come home late for dinner
One dark and scary night by Bill Cosby( Book )

6 editions published between 1998 and 2005 in English and held by 1,690 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One night, little Bill is positive there are mean things in his dark closet and that they are just dying to get him. Only when Alice the great performs a magical tucking-in trick do the mean things go away for good
Money troubles by Bill Cosby( Book )

4 editions published between 1998 and 2001 in English and held by 1,641 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While trying to raise enough money for a telescope, Little Bill makes a discovery about generosity and the needs of others
The Black book by M. A Harris( Book )

4 editions published between 1974 and 2009 in English and held by 1,593 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Now in a deluxe 35th anniversary hardcover edition, The Black book remains a breathtaking testament to the legendary wisdom, strength, and perseverance of Black men and women intent on freedom; features a new foreword and original poem by Toni Morrison
4 Little Girls( Visual )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in English and held by 1,232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a bomb tears through the basement of a black Baptist church on a peaceful fall morning, it takes the lives of four young girls; Denise McNair, Carole Robertson, Cynthia Wesley and Addie Mae Collins. This racially motivated crime, taking place at a time when the civil rights movement is burning with a new flame, could have doused that flame forever. Instead it fuels a nation's outrage and brings Birmingham, Alabama to the forefront of America's concern
Congratulations! now what? : a book for graduates by Bill Cosby( Book )

3 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 959 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Offers a humorous look at college life, writing resumes, looking for a job, talking with recruiters, and the responsibilities of "real life."
Kids say the darndest things by Bill Cosby( Book )

3 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and held by 881 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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In remembrance of Martin( Visual )

6 editions published between 1996 and 2011 in English and held by 820 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Personal comments from family members, friends, former classmates, and advisors are chronicled in this moving piece honoring Dr. Martin Luther King. Includes the "I have a dream" speech on the Lincoln Memorial and other memorable events
Friends of a feather : one of life's little fables by Bill Cosby( Book )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 813 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this story about a zealous bird who learns to soar from under the shadow of his best friend's wing comes a powerful message about being oneself and the glorious freedom that can bring!
Time flies by Bill Cosby( Book )

26 editions published between 1977 and 1994 in 5 languages and held by 353 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Looks at the shifting ways in which the world is viewed at different stages of life--from childhood to middle age
I am what I ate ... and I'm frightened!!! : and other digressions from the doctor of comedy by Bill Cosby( Book )

5 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is a collection of hip and original stand-up routines chronicling the humorous side of our self-destructive tendencies, beginning in childhood and extending all the way into old age by one of the funniest bestselling authors in the world
 
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Audience level: 0.11 (from 0.05 for My big lie ... to 0.46 for Brown v. B ...)

The meanest thing to say
Alternative Names
Bill Cosby aktor amerykański

Bill Cosby Amerikaans acteur

Bill Cosby attore, comico e cantante statunitense

Bill Cosby US-amerikanischer Schauspieler, Komiker, Sänger und Autor

Bill Kosbi

Bills Kosbijs

Cosby, Bill

Cosby, William H.

Cosby, William H. 1937-

Cosby, William H. 1937- Dr

Cosby, William H. 1937- Jr

Cosby, William H., Dr. 1937-

Cosby, William H., Jr. 1937-

Cosby, William Henry 1937-

Gulielmus Cosby

William Henry Cosby, Jr

Μπιλ Κόσμπι

Бил Козби

Білл Косбі

Косби, Билл

ביל קוסבי

קוסבי, ביל.

קוסבי, ביל 1937-

بيل كوسبي

بیل کازبی

빌 코스비

코스비, 빌

コズビー, ビル

ビル・コスビー

比爾·寇司比

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Love and marriageThe meanest thing to sayThe best way to playThe treasure huntSuper-fine ValentineShipwreck SaturdayCome on, people : on the path from victims to victorsMy big lie