WorldCat Identities

Newton, Jill 1964-

Overview
Works: 166 works in 452 publications in 30 languages and 13,931 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Picture books  Pictorial works  Christmas stories  Sports stories  Didactic fiction 
Roles: Author, Illustrator
Classifications: PR4879.L2, E
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Jill Newton
Keeping up with Cheetah by Lindsay Camp( Book )

93 editions published between 1993 and 2014 in 24 languages and held by 1,235 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cheetah likes to tell jokes and Hippopotamus laughs at every one, but he can't run as fast as Cheetah. Cheetah finds other friends who can run almost as fast as he can, but they don't like his jokes
Crash Bang Donkey! by Jill Newton( Book )

9 editions published between 2010 and 2016 in English and held by 814 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A donkey's loud musical instruments annoy Farmer Gruff--until he discovers that the music keeps away the pesky crows that have been eating his corn crop
The frog princess? by Pamela Mann( Book )

22 editions published in 1995 in 10 languages and held by 726 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A lonely, ugly frog is approached, and misunderstood, by many animals until one day a handsome prince understands why she croaks "Reddit! Reddit!"
Where are my chicks? by Sally Grindley( Book )

9 editions published between 1999 and 2006 in English and held by 706 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The farm yard animals help Mother Hen find her lost chicks
Gordon in charge by Jill Newton( Book )

6 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 548 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gordon the Goat is in charge of the farmyard until Gordon the Goose arrives to challenge him and, after a series of competitions gets them in trouble, they learn who is the real boss
The penguin who wanted to be different : a Christmas wish by Maria O'Neill( Book )

7 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in 3 languages and held by 538 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Santa grants Dorothy Penguin her Christmas wish of wanting to be different from the dozens of other penguins
Of pelicans and pussycats : poems and limericks by Edward Lear( Book )

5 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 532 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A selection of poems and limericks by Edward Lear, including "The Quangle Wangle's Hat," "The Pelican Chorus," and "The Courtship of Yonghy- Bonghy-Bo."
Matepo by Angela McAllister( Book )

4 editions published between 1990 and 1991 in English and held by 502 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Through a series of exchanges with the animals he meets on his walk through the jungle, Matepo the monkey winds up with the perfect birthday gift for his mother
Old MacNoah had an ark by Sally Lloyd-Jones( Book )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 477 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After building his ark and loading it with animals, Old MacNoah must deal with mealtimes and their aftermath on the high seas
Den' sporta v dzhungli︠a︡kh = Sports day in the jungle by Jill Newton( Book )

28 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in 14 languages and held by 393 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Today the jungle is alive with sport, the animals have spent days practicing for the big event and now Sports Day has finally arrived. But not everyone is taking part. Poor Sloth is too slow and, as Monkey keeps reminding him, there are no prizes for hanging around. There might not be a race for Sloth but he becomes the jungle's unlikely hero when he saves Sports Day from disaster and teaches Monkey an important lesson. Fable meets fact file in Jill Newton's modern jungle tale in dual language. 'Sports Day in the Jungle' combines fascinating facts, exuberant illustrations and animal antics with a moral that should be taught in every classroom. Monkey is saved from a near miss and the jungle animals learn that everyone has something to contribute, even if at first they do not know it. 'Sports Day in the Jungle' is a simple and creative way for children to improve how they work together in teams. Set groups collaborative tasks, then read the story and discuss how teamwork tactics could be improved before reshuffling teams and attempting the task again
All about color by Irene Yates( Book )

7 editions published between 1997 and 2002 in English and held by 387 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the world of colors, providing many examples from the world around us to demonstrate each color
Bored! Bored! Bored! by Jill Newton( Book )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 357 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With the neighborhood busy with gardening, Claude the shark is bored until he finds a way to make his own contribution
It's time! by Kathleen W Deady( Book )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 357 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the dog announces that it is time, all the barnyard animals rush to see
Larry and Rita by Jamie Michalak( Book )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 357 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The adventures of two friends, a porcupine and a chipmunk, are related in illustrations and simple text
Cat-fish by Jill Newton( Book )

7 editions published between 1992 and 1993 in English and German and held by 341 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Winston, a cat who loves to eat fish, tries to live in the sea
Buzz Bumble to the rescue by Lynn E Hazen( Book )

6 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 336 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Buzz Bumble, widely admired for his flying ability, resents having to watch the cute new baby when he should be practicing for an important visitor, but only he can rescue Baby when she takes a misstep into a Venus fly trap
All about shape by Irene Yates( Book )

8 editions published between 1997 and 2002 in English and held by 336 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes a variety of shapes, including circles, spheres, squares, rectangles, cubes, triangles, and others
All about pattern by Irene Yates( Book )

5 editions published between 1997 and 2002 in English and held by 322 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Defines what a pattern is and points out some of the many different patterns that can be seen around us, in nature, at home, and in architecture, for example. Includes simple activities designed to increase the reader's awareness of patterns
All about touch by Irene Yates( Book )

7 editions published between 1997 and 2002 in English and held by 299 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes what we learn using our sense of touch and the different sensations of hard and soft, wet and dry, hot and cold, rough and smooth, and others
Quiltmaking for your home by Eileen Gonin( Book )

2 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 276 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Crash Bang Donkey!
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뉴턴, 질

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Crash Bang Donkey!The frog princess?Where are my chicks?Gordon in chargeThe penguin who wanted to be different : a Christmas wishOld MacNoah had an arkAll about colorBored! Bored! Bored!