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Gay, Marie-Louise

Overview
Works: 309 works in 1,261 publications in 17 languages and 43,933 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Readers (Publications)  Picture books  High interest-low vocabulary books  Comic books, strips, etc  Short stories  Humorous fiction  FAQs  Children's audiobooks 
Subject Headings:
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Translator
Classifications: PZ7.G2375, E
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Marie-Louise Gay
 
Most widely held works by Marie-Louise Gay
Houndsley and Catina by James Howe( Book )

30 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 7,354 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Houndsley and Catina run into trouble when they decide to prove that they are the best at cooking and writing, respectively
Houndsley and Catina and the birthday surprise by James Howe( Book )

15 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,596 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Friends Houndsley and Catina are sad because they do not know when their birthdays are, but they solve the problem in a thoughtful and creative way
Stella, fairy of the forest by Marie-Louise Gay( Book )

52 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 1,777 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In their third adventure, Stella and her brother, Sam, explore the magic of the forest. This book captures the playful yet trusting relationship of the siblings" Cf. Our choice, 2003
Stella, queen of the snow by Marie-Louise Gay( Book )

47 editions published between 2000 and 2015 in 11 languages and held by 1,625 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stella introduces Sam to the fun of playing in the snow
Stella, star of the sea by Marie-Louise Gay( Book )

74 editions published between 1986 and 2016 in 14 languages and held by 1,463 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stella and her little brother are spending the day at the beach. Stella has been to the sea before and knows all its secrets, but Sam has many questions: "Does a catfish purr? Does a seahorse gallop?" Stella has an answer for them all. The only thing she isn't sure of, is whether Sam will ever come into the water. Suggested level: junior
Houndsley and Catina and the quiet time by James Howe( Book )

15 editions published between 2008 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,451 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Houndsley loves the quiet of the first snow of winter, but Catina does not enjoy being snowed in. What about all her plans for the day? With pretending, books, games, creativity, and some time to dream, Houndsley helps Catina let go of her worries and enjoy the snowy day
Good morning Sam by Marie-Louise Gay( Book )

46 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in 7 languages and held by 1,392 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stella tries to help her little brother Sam get dressed, but Sam has ideas of his own
Good night Sam by Marie-Louise Gay( Book )

41 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in 8 languages and held by 1,360 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story touches on many fears young children have about the dark-monsters in the closet, menacing-looking furniture, noises from unknown sources-but it reassures with gentle humor and a steadfast sister
Stella, princess of the sky by Marie-Louise Gay( Book )

32 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in 7 languages and held by 1,261 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this sweetly humorous book, Stella and her brother, Sam, explore the wonders of the natural world. A vast luminous sky, the sun, the stars, and the rising moon form the backdrop for their nocturnal expedition. As they encounter raccoons, fireflies, tree frogs, and bats, Sam wonders if the moon can swim, if the sun wears pajamas, or if he can catch shooting stars with his butterfly net. Stella, as always, has an answer for every question. Marie-Louise Gay's whimsical prose and enchanting illustrations capture the joys of young children making their first discoveries of the world around them
Any questions? by Marie-Louise Gay( Book )

11 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and French and held by 1,246 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Many children want to know where stories come from and how a book is made. Marie-Louise Gay's new picture book provides them some answers though a fictional encounter between an author and some very curious children. Together, they write and illustrate a story. Marie-Louise Gay has scribbled, sketched, scrawled, doodled, penciled, collaged, and painted the words and pictures of a story-within-a-story that show how brilliant ideas creep up on you when you least expect it and how words sometimes float out of nowhere, asking to be written
When Stella was very, very small by Marie-Louise Gay( Book )

16 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 1,210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ever-inquisitive, carrot-top Stella takes a peek at her early days when she couldn't read but, now that she's grown, she can read to her little brother
Roslyn Rutabaga and the biggest hole on earth by Marie-Louise Gay( Book )

13 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 1,121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Roslyn Rutabaga is a rabbit. One day she has a plan to dig the biggest hole on earth. Will she succeed?
Caramba! by Marie-Louise Gay( Book )

38 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in 9 languages and held by 907 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Caramba the cat wishes he could fly
Short stories for little monsters by Marie-Louise Gay( Book )

3 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 886 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collects a series of humorous short stories that explore the things kids think about, from what trees talk about to lies their mother tells them
Tiger and badger by Emily Jenkins( Book )

3 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 807 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Best friends Tiger and Badger work through their disagreements over a toy, a chair, and sharing
What are you doing, Sam? by Marie-Louise Gay( Book )

17 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in 7 languages and held by 748 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stella's little brother Sam decides to teach his dog Fred new tricks, but Fred has other ideas which include doing as he pleases and making the maximum amount of mess
Please, Louise! by Frieda Wishinsky( Book )

7 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 667 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jake is annoyed that his little sister Louise won't leave him alone. He wishes Louise were a dog. Suddenly Louise is gone and a little dog appears to be in her place. Jake is worried that his wish may have come true
Read me a story, Stella by Marie-Louise Gay( Book )

4 editions published in 2013 in English and French and held by 649 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stella introduces her little brother Sam to the pleasures of reading
How to take your grandmother to the museum by Lois Wyse( Book )

5 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and held by 607 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young girl takes her grandmother on an outing to the natural history museum
Princess Pistachio by Marie-Louise Gay( Book )

3 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 601 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"One day Pistachio Shoelace opens a mysterious present: a golden crown! Pistachio knew all along that she was a princess, but her 'real' parents, the king and queen of Papua, have sent her a message at last. Soon they will come to claim her. But for now, her adoptive parents still force her to eat spinach and go to school. Her former best friends laugh at her new crown. And her so-called baby sister is a pest. Princess Pistachio must prove that she is a real princess-- elegant, graceful, and very brave"--Page 4 of cover
 
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Houndsley and Catina
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Houndsley and Catina and the birthday surpriseStella, fairy of the forestStella, queen of the snowStella, star of the seaHoundsley and Catina and the quiet timeGood morning SamGood night SamStella, princess of the sky
Alternative Names
Gay, Marie-Louise

Gay, Marie Louise 1952-

Marie-Louise Gay Canadees schrijfster

Marie-Louise Gay Canadian illustrator and children's writer

גי, מרי-לואיז

개이, 마리 루이스 1952-

게이, 마리 루이스 1952-

게이, 마리 루이즈 1952-

게이, 마리에 루이스 1952-

ゲイ, メアリー・ルイーズ

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