WorldCat Identities

Lester, Alison

Overview
Works: 215 works in 864 publications in 10 languages and 23,327 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Picture books  Stories in rhyme  Diary fiction  Adventure stories  Pictorial works  Action and adventure fiction  Field guides  Exhibition catalogs 
Roles: Author, Illustrator
Classifications: S522.A8, E
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Alison Lester
Sophie Scott goes south by Alison Lester( Book )

11 editions published between 2012 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 1,142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Sophie Scott is only nine years old, but she's going to Antarctica on an icebreaker with her dad, the ship's captain. During the voyage to Mawson Station and back, Sophie keeps a diary. She sees icebergs, penguins, seals and whales. She makes new friends, wonders at the southern lights and even becomes stranded in a blizzard!"--Back cover
Noni the pony by Alison Lester( Book )

18 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and held by 1,010 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces Noni the pony, who is friendly and funny and lives at Waratah Bay, where her best friends are Dave Dog and Coco the cat
The Quicksand pony by Alison Lester( Book )

24 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 983 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After her pony Bella, trapped in quicksand, is rescued by a mysterious unseen person, ten-year-old Biddy follows the trail into the Australian bush and discovers the solution to a disappearance that happened years ago
Are we there yet? by Alison Lester( Book )

21 editions published between 2001 and 2015 in English and held by 904 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An Australian family spends three months touring the continent in an old camper trailer
Magic beach by Alison Lester( Book )

33 editions published between 1990 and 2016 in English and held by 846 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Illustrations and rhyming text celebrate the real and imagined activities young beachgoers enjoy. Suggested level: junior
The snow pony by Alison Lester( Book )

21 editions published between 2001 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 800 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Prolonged drought has strained Dusty's ranching family to the breaking point, but she finds consolation with her wild and beautiful horse
Noni the pony goes to the beach by Alison Lester( Book )

8 editions published between 2014 and 2016 in English and held by 751 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In rhyming text, Noni the pony and her friends, Dave Dog and Coco the cat, spend the day at the beach
The journey home by Alison Lester( Book )

13 editions published between 1989 and 2009 in English and French and held by 718 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After falling through a pit and landing at the North Pole, Wild and Woolly have a long but interesting journey back home, punctuated by overnight stays with a number of colorful individuals
The silver horse switch by Alison Lester( Book )

10 editions published between 1989 and 2013 in English and held by 711 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a rural Australian town, best friends Bonnie and Sam, who share a mutual love of horses, watch in amazement as a farm horse and a wild horse, identical in appearance, trade places
Imagine by Alison Lester( Book )

45 editions published between 1989 and 2017 in 8 languages and held by 698 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two children imagine they are in the jungle, the ocean, the arctic : and at the turn of the page arrive there, surrounded by the local wildlife
Clive eats alligators by Alison Lester( Book )

29 editions published between 1985 and 2006 in 5 languages and held by 673 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Each of a group of children is different in a special way--when eating or dressing, at play, while shopping, and in bedtime routines
The circus horse by Alison Lester( Book )

10 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 662 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Currawong Creek, Australia, best friends Bonnie and Sam, who share a mutual love of horses, enhance their riding skills when a traveling circus comes to town
Ernie dances to the didgeridoo : for the children of Gunbalanya by Alison Lester( Book )

16 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in English and held by 661 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Ernie leaves the city and goes to live in the Aboriginal reserve of Arnhem Land, he sends letters to his old classmates describing the activities of his new friends
Running with the horses by Alison Lester( Book )

9 editions published between 2009 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 626 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nina is determined to save the horses at the famous Spanish Riding School in Vienna during the war
Isabella's bed by Alison Lester( Book )

19 editions published between 1991 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 571 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two children uncover the key to Grandmother's secret on a dream adventure in South America
When Frank was four by Alison Lester( Book )

13 editions published between 1994 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 571 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the new accomplishments and experiences of seven children from the time they are one-year-olds until they reach the age of seven
Alice and Aldo by Alison Lester( Book )

7 editions published between 1996 and 2002 in English and Korean and held by 507 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Labeled pictures of things beginning with each letter of the alphabet surround illustrations showing a young girl and her toy donkey spending a busy day having fun
Celeste sails to Spain by Alison Lester( Book )

9 editions published between 1997 and 2006 in English and held by 479 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Seven children enjoy a variety of activities, such as going to the museum and having celebrations, each in his or her own way
The sea rescue by Alison Lester( Book )

4 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 427 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During summer vacation in rural Australia, best friends Bonnie and Sam are taking care of two horses and helping with sheep shearing when they stumble upon a crime at Skull Rock
The Royal Show by Alison Lester( Book )

6 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 425 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On the way to assist their riding teacher at the Royal Show, Bonnie and Sam find a starving pony that they feel they must try to rescue
 
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The Quicksand pony
Covers
The Quicksand ponyAre we there yet?Magic beachThe snow ponyThe journey homeThe silver horse switchImagineClive eats alligators
Alternative Names
Alison Lester australiensk författare

Alison Lester australsk skribent

Alison Lester Author and illustrator

Alison Lester schrijfster uit Australië

Lester, Alison Jean 1952-

레스터, 알리슨 1952-

레스터, 앨러슨 1952-

레스터, 앨리슨 1952-

レスター, アリスン

レスター, アリソン

Languages
English (295)

German (11)

Spanish (11)

Japanese (8)

French (7)

Korean (4)

Dutch (4)

Catalan (3)

Chinese (2)

Hebrew (1)