WorldCat Identities

O'Brien, Anne Sibley

Overview
Works: 102 works in 283 publications in 10 languages and 19,308 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Folklore  Fairy tales  Graphic novels  Comic books, strips, etc  History  Children's audiobooks  Picture books 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Adapter
Classifications: TH2201, E
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Anne Sibley O'Brien
Jamaica's find by Juanita Havill( Book )

31 editions published between 1986 and 2006 in English and Spanish and held by 1,935 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A little girl finds a stuffed dog in the park and decides to take it home
Talking walls by Margy Burns Knight( Book )

30 editions published between 1992 and 1998 in 9 languages and held by 1,907 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An illustrated description of walls around the world and their significance, from the Great Wall of China to the Berlin Wall
Jamaica tag-along by Juanita Havill( Book )

16 editions published between 1989 and 2010 in English and held by 1,348 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When her older brother refuses to let her tag along with him, Jamaica goes off by herself and allows a younger child to play with her
Jamaica and Brianna by Juanita Havill( Book )

8 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in English and held by 966 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jamaica hates wearing hand-me-down boots when her friend Brianna has pink fuzzy ones
Who belongs here? : an American story by Margy Burns Knight( Book )

7 editions published between 1993 and 1996 in English and Spanish and held by 819 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the new life of Nary, a Cambodian refugee, in America, as well as his encounters with prejudice. Includes some general history of U.S. immigration
Jouanah : a Hmong Cinderella by Jewell Reinhart Coburn( Book )

4 editions published between 1996 and 2014 in English and held by 817 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Despite a cruel stepmother's schemes, Jouanah, a young Hmong girl, finds true love and happiness with the aid of her dead mother's spirit and a pair of special sandals
Jamaica and the substitute teacher by Juanita Havill( Book )

3 editions published between 1999 and 2004 in English and held by 812 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jamaica copies from a friend during a spelling test because she wants a perfect paper, but her substitute teacher Mrs. Duval helps her understand that she does not have to be perfect to be special
The legend of Hong Kil Dong, the Robin Hood of Korea by Anne Sibley O'Brien( Book )

8 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 775 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Graphic novel treatment of the life and career Hong Kil Dong, the Korean equivalent of Robin Hood
Africa is not a country by Margy Burns Knight( Book )

2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 738 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Demonstrates the diversity of the African continent by describing daily life in some of its fifty-three nations
I'm new here by Anne Sibley O'Brien( Book )

5 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 715 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three children from other countries (Somalia, Guatemala, and Korea) struggle to adjust to their new home and school in the United States
Jamaica's blue marker by Juanita Havill( Book )

6 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in English and held by 641 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jamaica thinks her classmate Russell is a pest who is always getting into trouble, but then she discovers he is moving away
Brianna, Jamaica, and the Dance of Spring by Juanita Havill( Book )

3 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in English and held by 609 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When her sister Nikki gets sick, Brianna hopes to play her part as the butterfly queen in the Dance of Spring, but then another disaster strikes
Welcoming babies by Margy Burns Knight( Book )

7 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in English and held by 558 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Who named you? What does your name mean? What baby gifts were given to you? What baby games did you play? Who held you, and how was your birth announced?" These are some of the questions explored as babies all over the world are welcomed
After Gandhi : one hundred years of nonviolent resistance by Anne Sibley O'Brien( Book )

7 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and French and held by 540 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Over the last century brave people across the world have taken a stand against violence and oppression. Against all odds their actions have toppled governments, challenged unjust laws, and rebuilt societies. This is the power of nonviolent resistance, the legacy of Mahatma Gandhi. From individuals like Muhammad Ali, whose refusal to be drafted helped galvanize American resistance to the Vietnam War, to movements such as Argentina's Mothers of the Disappeared, whose courageous vigils for their missing children contributed to the fall of the military government responsible for the kidnappings, After Gandhi profiles some of the major figures of nonviolent resistance from around the world
The mystery of the haunted cabin by Judy Delton( Book )

1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 523 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three children spending the summer in an old cottage on a lake try to track down the mystery of a ghost who seems to be haunting the place
The princess and the beggar : a Korean folktale by Anne Sibley O'Brien( Book )

2 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 507 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A sad princess finds happiness after marrying a beggar
Abracadabra, it's spring! by Anne Sibley O'Brien( Book )

2 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 477 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Winter turns to spring in this lyrical book that celebrates the magic of nature and the changing seasons. Eleven gatefolds open to recreate the excitement and surprise of spring's arrival"--
Hocus pocus, it's fall! by Anne Sibley O'Brien( Book )

4 editions published in 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 476 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the days begin to cool and the leaves change color, the magic of fall is in the air. Features gatefolds
Moon watchers : Shirin's Ramadan miracle by Reza Jalali( Book )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 421 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nine-year-old Shirin wants to join her family and other Muslims in fasting for Ramadan but is told she is too young, and so she seeks other ways to participate including, perhaps, getting along better with her older brother, Ali
What will you be, Sara Mee? by Kate Aver Avraham( Book )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 412 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At her Tol, the first birthday party, Sara Mee plays the traditional Korean prophecy game--Toljabee--while her extended family and friends watch
 
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Jamaica's find
Alternative Names
O'Brien, Anne

Sibley O'Brien Anne 1952-....

오브라이언, 앤 시블리

Languages
English (126)

Spanish (8)

Vietnamese (4)

Chinese (2)

Tagalog (2)

Lao (1)

French (1)

Hmong (1)

Khmer (1)

Korean (1)

Covers
Talking wallsJamaica tag-alongJamaica and BriannaWho belongs here? : an American storyJouanah : a Hmong CinderellaJamaica and the substitute teacherThe legend of Hong Kil Dong, the Robin Hood of KoreaAfrica is not a country