WorldCat Identities

Holub, Joan

Overview
Works: 379 works in 1,099 publications in 6 languages and 103,565 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Stories in rhyme  Biography  Miscellanea  Humorous fiction  Picture books  Romance fiction 
Roles: Author, Illustrator
Classifications: PZ7.H7427, E
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Joan Holub
Bed, bats, & beyond by Joan Holub( Book )

3 editions published between 2008 and 2014 in English and held by 2,939 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 )

5 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in English and held by 2,611 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 Julie Hanna( Book )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 2,110 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 )

9 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in English and held by 1,710 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 1,382 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
The 100th day of school by Angela Shelf Medearis( Book )

13 editions published between 1996 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 1,372 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The children learn 100 spelling words, plant 100 seeds, bake 100 cookies, and "do everything the 100 way" to celebrate this special day
Little Red writing by Joan Holub( Book )

9 editions published between 2013 and 2016 in English and Chinese and held by 1,370 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
My first book of sign language by Joan Holub( Book )

10 editions published between 1995 and 2004 in English and held by 1,358 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

18 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,358 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 )

16 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in English and French and held by 1,304 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
Zero the hero by Joan Holub( Book )

8 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and Korean and held by 1,291 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
Artemis the brave by Joan Holub( Book )

17 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and French and held by 1,268 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
The garden that we grew by Joan Holub( Book )

13 editions published between 2001 and 2012 in English and Japanese and held by 1,229 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
The pizza that we made by Joan Holub( Book )

7 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in English and held by 1,115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three young cooks have fun making their own pizza, cleaning up their mess, and eating hot slices!
Why do cats meow? by Joan Holub( Book )

10 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in English and held by 1,115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Questions and answers present information about the history, behavior, and characteristics of cats and their interaction with humans
Athena the wise by Joan Holub( Book )

13 editions published between 2011 and 2015 in English and French and held by 1,092 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 )

7 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and French and held by 1,078 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

10 editions published between 2014 and 2016 in English and French and held by 1,077 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Told in simple rhyming text, hard-working construction vehicle fathers guide and encourage their children
Why do dogs bark? by Joan Holub( Book )

12 editions published between 2001 and 2012 in English and held by 1,077 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Questions and answers present information about the origins, behavior, and characteristics of dogs and their interaction with humans
Shampoodle by Joan Holub( Book )

6 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in English and held by 985 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
 
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Bed, bats, & beyond
Alternative Names
Holub, Joan 1956-

Joan Holub American writer

הולוב, ג'ואן

할럽, 조안 1956-

호럽, 조앤 1956-

홀럽, 조안 1956-

홀럽, 조앤 1956-

ホルブ, ジョーン

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Groundhog weather schoolThe man who named the cloudsBreakout at the bug labAthena the brainThe 100th day of schoolMy first book of sign languagePersephone the phonyAphrodite the beauty