WorldCat Identities

Argent, Kerry 1960-

Overview
Works: 86 works in 307 publications in 5 languages and 12,908 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Stories in rhyme  Picture books  Toy and movable books  Humorous fiction  Poetry  Pictorial works  Christmas fiction  Board books 
Roles: Author, Artist, Illustrator
Classifications: PZ8.3.F8245, E
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Kerry Argent
Wombat divine by Mem Fox( Book )

24 editions published between 1995 and 2016 in English and held by 1,831 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wombat auditions for the Nativity play, but has trouble finding the right part
Sleepy bears by Mem Fox( Book )

15 editions published between 1999 and 2002 in English and Korean and held by 1,827 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When winter comes, six sleepy bears are rhymed to sleep by Mother Bear
Nighty night! by Margaret Wild( Book )

15 editions published between 2000 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,097 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Little lambs, chicks, ducks, and pigs change places and try other ways to delay going to bed
Too loud Lily by Sofie Laguna( Book )

11 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 1,091 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lily Hippo's family and friends often complain that she is too loud and noisy, but that loudness makes her a hit in the school play
Gotcha! by Gail Jorgensen( Book )

8 editions published between 1995 and 2005 in English and held by 1,078 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Bertha Bear's birthday party is interrupted by a pesky fly, she races off in pursuit of it and disturbs a number of animals along the way
Thank you, Santa by Margaret Wild( Book )

7 editions published between 1991 and 1994 in English and held by 970 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A little girl becomes Santa's pen pal throughout the course of one year and learns some interesting facts about polar animals
Dinnertime! by Sue Williams( Book )

3 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 933 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One by one, six little rabbits escape a hungry fox
One woolly wombat by Rod Trinca( Book )

36 editions published between 1982 and 2017 in English and German and held by 819 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Australia's favourite counting book is back in a special 25th anniversary edition. Kids who learned the delights of counting with the first edition are now reading this book to their own kids. Kerry Argents wonderful illustrations of a wombat sunbathing, kangaroos dancing, kookaburras writing riddles and dingoes playing with yo-yos have stood the test of time and are as fresh today as ever. Not only does the book introduce many wonderful animals and birds, it also encourages counting! Its the perfect book for bringing your own memories of childhood flooding back while sharing a special moment with a little one
Derek, the knitting dinosaur by Mary Blackwood( Book )

9 editions published between 1987 and 2004 in English and held by 502 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Derek, a little green dinosaur, is somewhat worried that he likes to stay home and knit instead of acting like his ferocious brothers, but the onset of cold weather allows his knitting to become useful
Sebastian lives in a hat by Thelma Catterwell( Book )

20 editions published between 1985 and 2015 in English and held by 347 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After the untimely death of his mother, a baby wombat lives in a hat and is tenderly cared for by loving humans
Animal capers by Kerry Argent( Book )

6 editions published between 1986 and 1997 in English and held by 267 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Each letter of the alphabet is represented by an animal, from the anteater and bear to the yak and zebra
Wombat & Bandicoot : best of friends :three stories by Kerry Argent( Book )

3 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 260 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the adventures of Wombat and Bandicoot as they learn the bonds of friendship, spend a glorious day at the beach, relish the thrill of hiding, and share a picnic with good friends
India the showstopper by Kerry Argent( Book )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 207 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

India the circus elephant is an absolute whiz on the mouth organ. She's the star of the show and she knows it. But when a tough circus re-trainer arrives to teach everyone new tricks India does something very bad
Ruby roars by Margaret Wild( Book )

5 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and held by 190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When she was a baby, Ruby, a Tasmanian Devil, liked making popping noises with her dummy. When she was older, she tried making scary noises instead. But she couldn't frighten anyone, or could she?
Happy birthday, Wombat! by Kerry Argent( Book )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bandicoot and his friends set up a surprise birthday party for Wombat. Movable flaps conceal the portions of the illustrations in which the party preparations are made
Dinnertime! by Ann Weld( Book )

7 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in English and Chinese and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One by one, six little rabbits escape a hungry fox
Someone is flying balloons : Australian poems for children( Book )

6 editions published between 1983 and 1986 in English and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of over ninety poems by Australian writers, exploring topics ranging from the inner world of the child's imagination to the individual's place in the universe
A bush birthday by Eleanor Nilsson( Book )

13 editions published between 1985 and 2004 in English and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"It's Koala's birthday and she's invited everyone to celebrate, including Possum, Kangaroo, Echidna, Emu, Dingo, Wombat, Platypus and the wee Dibbler"--Page 2 of cover
Itsy bitsy teenie weenie yellow polka dot bikini by Paul J Vance( Recording )

6 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Illustrated text of the famous song portrays a hippopotamus who is shy about wearing her yellow bikini
A giraffe in the bath by Mem Fox( Book )

7 editions published between 2010 and 2017 in English and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A sheep in the shower? A roo on theloo? A giraffe in the bath? Now does that make you laugh?" --Back cover
 
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Sleepy bearsNighty night!Too loud LilyGotcha!Dinnertime!One woolly wombatDerek, the knitting dinosaurSebastian lives in a hat
Alternative Names
Kerry Argent australische und Illustratorin und Kinderbuchautorin

Kerry Argent auteur uit Australië

Kerry Argent Illustrator of children's books

아르젠트, 케리

아전트, 케리

아젠트, 케리

Languages
English (201)

Chinese (2)

Korean (2)

German (1)

Spanish (1)