WorldCat Identities

Smith, Joseph A. (Joseph Anthony) 1936-

Overview
Works: 90 works in 217 publications in 4 languages and 30,074 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Biography  Picture books  Stories in rhyme  History  Pictorial works  Biographies  Detective and mystery fiction  Big books 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Translator, Editor
Classifications: PZ7.F5992, E
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Joseph A Smith
 
Most widely held works by Joseph A Smith
Jim Ugly by Sid Fleischman( Book )

13 editions published between 1992 and 2003 in English and held by 2,482 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The adventures of twelve-year-old Jake and Jim Ugly, his father's part-mongrel, part-wolf dog, as they travel through the Old West trying to find out what really happened to Jake's actor father
Bandit's moon by Sid Fleischman( Book )

12 editions published between 1998 and 2008 in English and Spanish and held by 2,090 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twelve-year-old Annyrose relates her adventures with Joaquín Murieta and his band of outlaws in the California gold-mining region during the mid-1800s
Clay boy by Mirra Ginsburg( Book )

4 editions published between 1997 and 2007 in English and Japanese and held by 1,167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wanting a son, an old man and woman make a clay boy who comes to life and begins eating everything in sight until he meets a clever goat
Gregor Mendel : the friar who grew peas by Cheryl Bardoe( Book )

3 editions published between 2006 and 2015 in English and held by 1,091 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the life of the geneticist, discussing the poverty of his childhood, his struggle to get an education, his life as a monk, his discovery of the laws of genetics, and the rediscovery of his work thirty-five years after its publication
A creepy countdown by Charlotte S Huck( Book )

2 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and held by 1,082 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ten scary Halloween things, such as jack-o-lanterns, bats, and witches, count from one to ten and then back down again
Hurry! by Jessie Haas( Book )

2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 903 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young girl helps her grandparents get the hay in before a rainstorm ruins the crop
How do you spell God? : answers to the big questions from around the world by Marc Gellman( Book )

2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 859 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A rabbi and a priest compare some of the world's major religions
Matthew's dragon by Susan Cooper( Book )

5 editions published between 1991 and 1994 in English and held by 834 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The dragon in Matthew's picture book comes to life and takes him for an amazing nocturnal ride
The adventures of King Midas by Lynne Reid Banks( Book )

3 editions published between 1992 and 1993 in English and held by 797 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

King Midas comes to regret his wish to turn all he touches into gold and must deal with a magician, a witch, and a dragon as he tries to undo the magical spell
Mowing by Jessie Haas( Book )

5 editions published between 1994 and 2005 in English and held by 773 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nora helps her grandfather mow the field by watching for little animals in the tall grass and warning him to circle the horses and mowing machine around them
Eek! Creak! Snicker, sneak by Rhonda Gowler Greene( Book )

2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 761 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bugbear and Bugaboo are creatures who like to play scary tricks on children, until the night they get scared themselves
Audubon : painter of birds in the wild frontier by Jennifer Armstrong( Book )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 755 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Briefly tells the story of this nineteenth-century painter and naturalist who is most famous for his detailed paintings of birds
Ogres! ogres! ogres! : a feasting frenzy from A to Z by Nicholas Heller( Book )

4 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 745 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The letters of the alphabet are represented by an assortment of ogres devouring all sorts of foods
Goblins in green by Nicholas Heller( Book )

2 editions published between 1995 and 1999 in English and held by 686 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A succession of goblins, from Annabelle in an amber blouse to Zelda in a zebra anorak, presents the letters of the alphabet
Mr. Tucket by Gary Paulsen( Book )

3 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and Danish and held by 682 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1848, fourteen-year-old Francis Tucket is heading west on the Oregon Trail with his family by wagon train. When he receives a rifle for his birthday, he is thrilled that he is being treated like an adult. But Francis lags behind to practice shooting and is captured by Pawnees. It will take wild horses, hostile tribes, and a mysterious one-armed mountain man named Mr. Grimes to help Francis become the man who will be called Mr. Tucket
Danny and the Kings by Susan Cooper( Book )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 672 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While trying to get a Christmas tree for his little brother, Danny receives unexpected help from three friendly truck drivers
Sugaring by Jessie Haas( Book )

3 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 620 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nora wants to find a way to give the horses a special treat for helping her grandfather and her gather sap to make maple syrup
No foal yet by Jessie Haas( Book )

2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 605 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nora and her grandparents wait for their horse Bonnie to have her foal
Step by step by Diane Wolkstein( Book )

4 editions published between 1994 and 2000 in English and Spanish and held by 577 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A little ant and her friend enjoy a day together, dining on the nectar of a yellow flower, sailing on a leaf, and dancing in the rain
Elwood and the witch by Nicholas Heller( Book )

2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 574 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While being taken for a wild ride on a witch's broom and with its angry owner sending spells skyward, Elwood the pig doesn't know how to land the broom
 
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Jim Ugly
Alternative Names
Smith, Joe 1936-

Smith, Jos. A.

Smith, Jos. A. 1936-

Smith, Jos. A. (Joseph Anthony), 1936-

Smith, Joseph A.

Smith, Joseph Anthony

Smith, Joseph Anthony 1936-

Sumisu, Josu A. 1936-

스미스, 조셉 A

스미스, 조스 A

スミス, ジョス・A

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Bandit's moonClay boyGregor Mendel : the friar who grew peasA creepy countdownHurry!How do you spell God? : answers to the big questions from around the worldMatthew's dragonThe adventures of King Midas