WorldCat Identities

Holub, Joan

Overview
Works: 462 works in 1,395 publications in 4 languages and 112,044 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Picture books  Mythological fiction  Stories in rhyme  Biography  Biographies  Humorous fiction  Romance fiction  Fantasy fiction 
Roles: Author, Illustrator
Classifications: PZ7.H7427, FIC
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Joan Holub
Bed, bats, & beyond by Joan Holub( Book )

5 editions published between 2008 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The brothers and sister of a young bat with insomnia try to help him fall asleep before the sun goes down and another bat day begins
Groundhog weather school by Joan Holub( Book )

7 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,651 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Groundhog realizes he needs helpers all over the country to accurately forecast the weather, he establishes a school to teach young groundhogs how to properly determine when spring will arrive
The man who named the clouds by Joan Holub( Book )

3 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in English and held by 2,177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

How did the clouds get their names? The story of Luke Howard and his interest in the weather with a modern day student's weather journals added in
Breakout at the bug lab by Ruth Horowitz( Book )

10 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in English and held by 1,693 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a giant cockroach named Max escapes from their mother's bug laboratory, Leo and his brother receive help from a mysterious stranger who advises them to think like a bug in order to recapture the runaway roach
Athena the brain by Joan Holub( Book )

14 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and held by 1,509 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Athena learns that she is a goddess when she is summoned to Mount Olympus by her father, Zeus, and she must quickly adjust to her new status, make friends with the other godboys and goddessgirls, and catch up with all the studies she missed while attending mortal school
Little Red writing by Joan Holub( Book )

11 editions published between 2013 and 2016 in English and held by 1,507 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Once upon a time, in pencil school, a brave little red pencil sets out to write an exciting story with nouns and adverbs and everything. But first she has to face the ravenous pencil sharpener, the Wolf 3000
Persephone the phony by Joan Holub( Book )

21 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,488 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Despite the warnings of her friends at Mount Olympus Academy, Persephone befriends bad-boy Hades, but following her mother's advice to "go along to get along" complicates her relationships with all of them
Aphrodite the beauty by Joan Holub( Book )

18 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,419 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After giving Athena a makeover Aphrodite becomes jealous of her friend, but she focuses on figuring out how to help a mortal win a race against Atalanta, which will result in either their marriage or his death
Artemis the brave by Joan Holub( Book )

17 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,399 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While protecting egotistical transfer student Orion, Artemis makes a mistake that later provides her with the chance that she has both hoped for and dreaded, to prove her courage to herself and others at Mount Olympus Academy
My first book of sign language by Joan Holub( Book )

14 editions published between 1995 and 2004 in English and held by 1,350 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pictures of children demonstrate the forming in sign language of alphabetically arranged words, accompanied by illustrations of the words themselves
Zero the hero by Joan Holub( Book )

8 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and Korean and held by 1,317 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Zero believes that he is a hero, but the counting numbers think he is worthless until they get into trouble with some Roman numerals, and only Zero can help
The 100th day of school by Angela Shelf Medearis( Book )

13 editions published between 1996 and 2007 in English and Spanish and held by 1,306 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

School children learn 100 spelling words, plant 100 seeds, bake 100 cookies, and "do everything the 100 way" to celebrate their 100th day of school
Shampoodle by Joan Holub( Book )

7 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in English and held by 1,294 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rhyming text describes a dog grooming establishment on picture day and the uproar some curious kittens cause when they try to explore
The garden that we grew by Joan Holub( Book )

12 editions published between 2001 and 2012 in English and held by 1,219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Children plant pumpkin seeds, water and weed the garden patch, watch the pumpkins grow, pick them, and enjoy them in various ways
Athena the wise by Joan Holub( Book )

14 editions published between 2011 and 2015 in English and held by 1,205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Athena isn't the only new kid at Mount Olympus! When a mortal named Heracles transfers to the Academy, Athena understands what he's going through. She started there a few months ago herself. Not only does Heracles need help fitting in, he also has to complete twelve 'labors' or be kicked out of school!"--Page 4 of cover
Zeus and the Thunderbolt of Doom by Joan Holub( Book )

6 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 1,183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When ten-year-old Zeus is kidnapped, he discovers he can defend himself with a magical thunderbolt
Artemis the loyal by Joan Holub( Book )

13 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and held by 1,181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"It's time for the annual Olympic Games, and the four goddessgirls are not happy! It's boys only--and the girls at MOA are not pleased. Led by Artemis, Athena, Persphone and Aphrodite, the ladies of Mount Olympus hatch a plan to get Zeus to open up the games to everyone. Will they succeed--or end up watching from the sidelines again?"--Publisher
Mighty dads by Joan Holub( Book )

10 editions published between 2014 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 1,165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Told in simple rhyming text, hard-working construction vehicle fathers guide and encourage their children
Who was Johnny Appleseed? by Joan Holub( Book )

6 editions published in 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Learn about the real man behind the legend
Aphrodite the diva by Joan Holub( Book )

8 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and held by 1,145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For an extra credit project, Aphrodite begins a club for matchmaking mortals, which brings her to Egypt and face-to-face with her competition, the Egyptian goddess Isis
 
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Bed, bats, & beyond
Alternative Names
Holub, Joan 1956-

Joan Holub American writer

Joan Holub Amerikaans schrijfster

הולוב, ג'ואן

할럽, 조안 1956-

호럽, 조앤 1956-

홀럽, 조안 1956-

홀럽, 조앤 1956-

ホルブ, ジョーン

Languages
English (207)

French (4)

Spanish (3)

Korean (1)

Covers
Groundhog weather schoolThe man who named the cloudsBreakout at the bug labAthena the brainPersephone the phonyAphrodite the beautyArtemis the braveMy first book of sign language