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Agee, Jon

Overview
Works: 71 works in 247 publications in 8 languages and 36,925 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Picture books  Humorous stories  Humor  Poetry 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Creator, Librettist, Lyricist
Classifications: PZ7.A266, [E]
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Most widely held works about Jon Agee
 
Most widely held works by Jon Agee
Orangutan tongs : poems to tangle your tongue by Jon Agee( Book )
5 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 3,511 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Have you ever gotten tripped up trying to say a silly succession of similar syllables? Try out these hilarious tongue twisters for lots of fun!
Nothing by Jon Agee( Book )
4 editions published between 2007 and 2014 in English and held by 2,835 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When Suzie Gump, the richest lady in town, walks into Otis's empty antique shop and insists on buying nothing, she starts a fad that has everyone buying nothing and emptying their homes and stores to make room for it--until Suzie realizes things have gone too far
Terrific by Jon Agee( Book )
9 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in English and held by 2,815 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Nothing seems to go right for Eugene, even when he wins a free trip to Bermuda, but while he is stranded on a tiny, deserted island after being shipwrecked, a broken-winged parrot tells him how to build a boat so that they can both be rescued
The retired kid by Jon Agee( Book )
3 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in Chinese and English and held by 2,536 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Although he enjoys some aspects of his retirement, eight-year-old Brian gains a new perspective on his job of being a child after spending time in Florida's Happy Sunset Retirement Community
The Big book for peace by Ann Durell( Book )
10 editions published between 1990 and 1992 in English and Spanish and held by 2,218 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The wisdom of peace and the absurdity of fighting are demonstrated in seventeen stories and poems by outstanding authors of today such as Jean Fritz, Milton Meltzer, and Nancy Willard, illustrated by famous illustrators such as Paul Zelinsky, the Dillons, and Maurice Sendak
Milo's hat trick by Jon Agee( Book )
15 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 1,731 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In the busy city, there are lots of people with hats. But there is only one guy with a bear in his hat. That's Milo. The Magician
The incredible painting of Felix Clousseau by Jon Agee( Book )
25 editions published between 1988 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 1,361 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A painter becomes famous when his paintings come to life
Mean Margaret by Tor Seidler( Book )
5 editions published between 1997 and 2014 in English and held by 1,339 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Two-year-old Margaret is mean. She's loud. She's rude. But two woodchucks take in Margaret as their own, despite her horrible tendencies. Will Margaret ever be nice?"--
Little Santa by Jon Agee( Book )
5 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 1,335 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A resident of the North Pole with the ability to slide up and down chimneys meets a flying reindeer and some industrious elves, in this fictional biography of Santa Claus
Mr. Putney's quacking dog by Jon Agee( Book )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 1,295 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mr. Putney has all sorts of animal friends with unusual names
Sitting in my box by Dee Lillegard( Book )
16 editions published between 1989 and 2010 in English and French and held by 1,261 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The box in which all the animals are sitting gets more and more crowded until a hungry flea comes along
The Halloween house by Erica Silverman( Book )
12 editions published between 1997 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 1,250 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Halloween house, occupied by a variety of creatures, including werewolves, witches, bats, and skeletons, turns out to be an unfortunate choice as a hideout for a couple of escaped convicts
My rhinoceros by Jon Agee( Book )
8 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,088 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A young boy is disappointed that his pet rhinoceros can only do two things, pop balloons and poke holes in kites, until an unexpected event leads to a big surprise
Potch & Polly by William Steig( Book )
4 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 1,049 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lively Potch pursues the girl of his dreams, the darling Polly Pumpernickel
Z goes home by Jon Agee( Book )
5 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in English and held by 1,044 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Everybody has a job to do, and so does the letter Z. But when the workday's done, Z goes home
Go hang a salami! I'm a lasagna hog! and other palindromes by Jon Agee( Book )
10 editions published between 1991 and 1997 in English and held by 1,016 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of palindromes, sentences that read the same forward and backward
The return of Freddy Legrand by Jon Agee( Book )
10 editions published between 1992 and 1996 in 3 languages and held by 924 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The magnificent LeGrand's transatlantic flight ends when his flying machine winds up somewhere in the French countryside
Sit on a potato pan, Otis! : more palindromes by Jon Agee( Book )
2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 920 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Well-known author and illustrator Jon Agee has been playing with words again, and now a third collection of clever, absurd, and hilarious reversible phrases is the result. These palindromes and their accompanying cartoons will inspire laughs long after first sight. One may feel compelled to go through the book again backwards -- appropriately palindromically -- to revisit his or her favorites. Palindromes are phrases or sentences that read the same both forward and backward
Jon Agee's palindromania by Jon Agee( Book )
3 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in English and held by 881 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of palindromes, sentences that read the same forward and backward
Who ordered the jumbo shrimp? and other oxymorons by Jon Agee( Book )
4 editions published between 1998 and 2002 in English and held by 870 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Whether we are pretty ugly or terribly cute, we've all faced a minor catastrophe, made an original copy, or taken a calculated risk. And there are those of us who have turned up missing (sometimes accidentally on purpose). Good grief! These are oxymorons, common expressions made up of two completely contradictory words or elements. Jon Agee follows up his critically acclaimed palindrome books with a collection of over fifty of these strangely familiar phrases, each accompanied by a seriously hilarious illustration
 
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Alternative Names
Agee, Jon
アギー, ジョン
エイジー, ジョン
Languages
English (126)
French (13)
Japanese (8)
Spanish (6)
German (3)
Chinese (2)
Dutch (2)
Korean (1)
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