Kolding, Richard Max
Most widely held works by Richard Max Kolding
T-ball trouble by Gail Herman ( Book )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 310 libraries worldwide
When the twins start to play tee ball, they learn the importance of practice.
Gertie's great gifts by Ruth Lerner Perle ( Book )
1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 308 libraries worldwide
Gerie the grungy goat learns how to clean. Important lesson on neatness and cleanliness.
Show and tell by Sharon Gordon ( Book )
4 editions published between 1987 and 1988 in English and Spanish and held by 298 libraries worldwide
Worried about not having anything for show and tell, Jenny the squirrel absent-mindedly picks up many beautiful leaves as she walks to school and suddenly has an idea.
Go away, girls by Ann Hackney ( Book )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 282 libraries worldwide
Moffie and her twin brother Morgie love sitting together at lunch and playing Surprise Swap with different groups of friends, until the day the boys in the class decide that boys and girls should sit at separate tables.
Ivy can't wait by Ruth Lerner Perle ( Book )
2 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 278 libraries worldwide
"Ivy the Impatient Iguana discovers that things that take time are worth waiting for... learns the benefit of being patient."--Prelim.
Skating on thin ice by Louise Everett ( Book )
2 editions published between 1987 and 1988 in English and held by 259 libraries worldwide
In this easy-to-read story, Rosie the elephant and her friend Joe enjoy ice skating until Joe falls into the ice.
What's it like to be a newspaper reporter by Janet Palazzo-Craig ( Book )
1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 252 libraries worldwide
Follows a newspaper reporter as he covers different assignments and describes the activities of editors, proofreaders, and others inside and outside the news room who help publish and distribute the newspaper.
Justin's just joking by Shirley Bogart ( Book )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 251 libraries worldwide
"Justin the Joking Jackal plays practical jokes, pranks and tricks on his friends." Teaches a gentle lesson about considering people's feelings before playing or telling jokes at their expense. The difference between laughing at people and with them.
Monty see, Monty do by Ruth Lerner Perle ( Book )
2 editions published in 1991 in Undetermined and English and held by 237 libraries worldwide
In this Story, Monty the Mimicking Mouse finds it hard to make his own decisions and mindlessly imitates everything his AlphaPet friends do and say. Also teaches the value of making up your own decisions.
Nelly, that's not nice by Shirley Bogart ( Book )
2 editions published between 1981 and 1991 in English and held by 229 libraries worldwide
"Nelly, the Naughty Newt is habitually less than honest. Like the boy who cried "wolf," Nelly finds out that because people have learned not to trust her, they accuse her of wrongdoing even when she's blameless."--Prelim.
Triple checkup by Michelle Poploff ( Book )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 210 libraries worldwide
The Barker children visit the pediatrician before school starts.
Rupert to the rescue by Ruth Lerner Perle ( Book )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 179 libraries worldwide
"Rupert the Resourceful Rhinoceros leads a camping expedition which meets with a series of mishaps and near-disasters. Others in the party are discouraged and afraid, but Rupert can always be relied on to come up with an imaginative and resourceful solution to every problem."--Prelim.
Vinnie takes a bow by Ruth Lerner Perle ( Book )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 173 libraries worldwide
"Vinnie the Vocal Vulture is so busy talking that he hardly ever listens. A series of mishaps that almost prevents him from playing in the AlphaPet orchestra finally makes Vinnie realize the importance of paying attention to what others have to say."--Prelim.
Sylvester and the sand castle by Ruth Lerner Perle ( Book )
2 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in English and held by 162 libraries worldwide
"Sylvester the Stubborn Squirrel misses out on a lot of fun because he insists on having his way. By setting a good example, his AlphaPet friends help him realize the advantages of being adaptable and open-minded."--Prelim.
Yori and Yetta by Brauna B Harrant ( Book )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 155 libraries worldwide
"Yori the Yucky Yak introduces his AlphaPet friends to the wonders of the nature around them and ... helps them learn to accept and understand those with different tastes and ideas"--Prelim.
Silly Sidney by Morgan Matthews ( Book )
3 editions published between 1986 and 1987 in English and held by 112 libraries worldwide
Silly Sidney decides to keep fall from coming by putting the leaves back on the trees.
What did Loonette forget? : a book about being thoughtful by Gavin Jackson ( Book )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 97 libraries worldwide
Loonette the clown goes through a typical day but keeps forgetting things and being inconsiderate to her friends.
Take one home free by Ruth Lerner Perle ( Book )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 89 libraries worldwide
Emmy the Exaggerating Elephant bakes ten pies and sets them out on a table to cool. As each of ten AlphaPets take one pie away, your child will see how the quantity of pies diminishes, one by one, until the pies are all gone.
It's taking too long by Cheryl Wagner ( Book )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 89 libraries worldwide
Frustrated by the time it takes to do the things she wants to do, Loonette the clown finds that patience is a virtue and that good things come to those who wait.
Whoo's too tired by Morgan Matthews ( Book )
2 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 87 libraries worldwide
Edwin Owl has to switch from sleeping all day to sleeping at night when he goes to work for a big department store, but the sudden change in his sleeping habits puts his new job in jeopardy.
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