WorldCat Identities

Banks, Kate 1960-

Overview
Works: 139 works in 519 publications in 10 languages and 36,769 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Picture books  Rebuses  Christmas stories  Action and adventure fiction  Stories in rhyme  Board books  Pictorial works  Big books 
Roles: Author, Creator, wen
Classifications: PS3552.A4859, E
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Kate Banks
 
Most widely held works by Kate Banks
The great blue house by Kate Banks( Book )

10 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in 5 languages and held by 2,421 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When its owners leave, a summer house comes alive with the sounds of a mouse nibbling crumbs in the fall, a cat taking shelter in the winter, and rain falling on the roof in the spring
Close your eyes by Kate Banks( Book )

20 editions published between 2001 and 2015 in English and Khmer and held by 1,921 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A mother tiger entices her child to sleep by telling of all that can be seen with one's eyes closed
Max's words by Kate Banks( Book )

5 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 1,884 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Max cuts out words from magazines and newspapers, collecting them the way his brothers collect stamps and coins, they all learn about words, sentences, and storytelling
And if the moon could talk by Kate Banks( Book )

19 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in English and Korean and held by 1,833 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As evening progresses into nighttime, the moon looks down on a variety of nocturnal scenes, including a child getting ready for bed
The night worker by Kate Banks( Book )

9 editions published between 2000 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 1,563 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alex wants to be a "night worker" like his father who goes to work at a construction site after Alex goes to bed
The bear in the book by Kate Banks( Book )

11 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,420 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At the end of the day a little boy falls asleep as his mama reads about a bear hibernating
Baboon by Kate Banks( Book )

13 editions published between 1994 and 2005 in 4 languages and held by 1,339 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young baboon's view of the world changes as his mother shows him various parts of his environment
Fox by Kate Banks( Book )

4 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 1,335 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A baby fox anticipates the time when he can go out alone, but first his parents must teach him the ways of the wilderness
The cat who walked across France by Kate Banks( Book )

6 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 1,079 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After his owner dies, a cat wanders across the countryside of France, unable to forget the home he had in the stone house by the edge of the sea
Max's dragon by Kate Banks( Book )

4 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 1,015 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Many unusual and unexpected things happen while Max plays with his invisible dragon
How to find an elephant by Kate Banks( Book )

4 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 992 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A boy provides instructions as he searches high and low for an elephant, which the reader can find in the illustrations
The turtle and the hippopotamus by Kate Banks( Book )

6 editions published in 2002 in French and English and held by 900 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Afraid to swim across the river because of the hippopotamus there, a turtle takes inspiration from other animals in trying other ways to get across. Features rebuses
What's coming for Christmas? by Kate Banks( Book )

4 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 897 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While a farm family bustles about, preparing for the arrival of Christmas, they do not notice the great anticipation spreading among the animals, who know that something very special is on its way
The bird, the monkey, and the snake in the jungle by Kate Banks( Book )

7 editions published between 1999 and 2003 in English and held by 862 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A bird, a monkey, and a snake lose their home in a tree and go looking for a new home, encountering various jungle animals on the way. Features rebuses, which are identified with labels in the margins of the pages
Pup and bear by Kate Banks( Book )

5 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 836 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A stranded wolf cub is rescued and raised by a loving polar bear, and years later when he is grown into a wolf and on his own, he comes upon a lost polar bear cub, and the cycle begins again
Max's math by Kate Banks( Book )

4 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 821 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Max and his brothers drive to Shapeville and Count Town searching for problems, and are able to use their skills in arithmetic and sleuthing to help get things ready for a rocket launch
Max's castle by Kate Banks( Book )

3 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 810 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Max finds a box of long-forgotten toys, he builds a kingdom filled with adventures for himself and his two brothers
The eraserheads by Kate Banks( Book )

4 editions published between 2010 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 789 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three eraserheads that live with a boy in the land of pencils, paper, rulers, numbers, letters, and drawings become trapped in one of his pictures while trying to correct mistakes
Dillon Dillon by Kate Banks( Book )

14 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 787 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During the summer that he turns ten years old, Dillon Dillon learns the surprising story behind his name and develops a relationship with three loons, living on the lake near his family's New Hampshire cabin, that help him make sense of his life
City cat by Kate Banks( Book )

8 editions published between 2013 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 782 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An easy-to-read book about a globe-trotting cat that crosses paths with a vacationing family in the great cities of Europe. Includes facts about the cities
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
The great blue house
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Close your eyesMax's wordsAnd if the moon could talkThe night workerBaboonFoxThe cat who walked across FranceMax's dragon
Alternative Names
Banks, Kate

Banks, Katherine A.

Banks, Katherine Anne

Banks, Katherine Anne 1960-

Kate Banks American French children's writer

Kate Banks Amerikaans schrijfster

Kate Banks auteur de livres pour enfants

בנקס, קייט, 1960-

뱅크스, 케이트 1960-

バンクス, K.

バンクス, ケイト

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