WorldCat Identities

Wilson-Max, Ken

Overview
Works: 99 works in 291 publications in 3 languages and 16,059 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Picture books  Stories in rhyme  Board books  Dictionaries  Biography  Pictorial works 
Roles: Author, Illustrator
Classifications: PZ8.3.B145, E
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Ken Wilson-Max
 
Most widely held works by Ken Wilson-Max
I can do it too! by Karen Baicker( Book )

13 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,499 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Supported by her family, an African American girl is self confident about what she can do and in turn supports a younger family member. On board pages
The baby goes beep by Rebecca O'Connell( Book )

9 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in English and held by 1,211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A baby makes various sounds as he explores the world around him
K is for Kwanzaa : a Kwanzaa alphabet book by Juwanda G Ford( Book )

3 editions published between 1997 and 2003 in English and held by 919 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Celebrates the African-American holiday Kwanzaa by introducing related words from A to Z, including "Africa," "bendera," "dashiki," and "yams."
Red light, green light by Anastasia Suen( Book )

6 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 883 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young boy creates an imaginary world filled with zooming cars, flashing traffic lights, and racing fire engines
Setting the turkeys free by W Nikola-Lisa( Book )

3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 862 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a sly, hungry fox threatens a flock of turkeys, the young artist who drew the birds must find a way to save them
Can you hear the sea? by Judy Cumberbatch( Book )

6 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 604 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sarah's grandpa gives her a special shell and says if she listens carefully she can hear the sea, but all she hears are everyday village noises
Tickle, tickle by Dakari Hru( Book )

7 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and Korean and held by 581 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A baby boy has lots of fun when his father plays with him
Splash, Joshua, splash! by Malachy Doyle( Book )

6 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 491 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Joshua enjoys water splashing when he feeds the ducks, walks his dog, and especially when he and his grandmother splash in the swimming pool. Suggested level: junior
The little plant doctor : a story about George Washington Carver by Jean Marzollo( Book )

2 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and held by 475 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of George Washington Carver, whose scientific research revolutionized the economy of the South
Just like me by Marjorie Newman( Book )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 465 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tom is not happy about the arrival of his new baby brother until his parents show that change can be a positive experience
Halala means welcome : a book of Zulu words by Ken Wilson-Max( Book )

7 editions published between 1997 and 2000 in English and held by 454 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces words in Zulu, a "musical language with unusual clicking sounds" while following the activities of a boy at home in South Africa
Max's starry night by Ken Wilson-Max( Book )

3 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in English and held by 432 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Max comes up with a clever way to help his elephant friend Big Blue, who is afraid of the dark
I hate to be sick! by Aamir Lee Bermiss( Book )

3 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and Arabic and held by 384 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young boy with a cold misses his friends and does not like the medicine he has to take, but feels better after his father brings some soup and a book they can share. Includes activity ideas for parents and children
Furaha means happy : a book of Swahili words by Ken Wilson-Max( Book )

3 editions published between 1995 and 2000 in English and held by 384 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Uses a description of a brother and sister in Kenya on a picnic with their parents to introduce a variety of words in the African language Swahili
Tic-tac-toe : three in a row by Judith Bauer Stamper( Book )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 383 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A boy learns how to play tic-tac-toe and improves his skill playing with a friend. Includes related activities
Best friends in the snow by Angela Shelf Medearis( Book )

2 editions published between 1999 and 2003 in English and held by 315 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Friends enjoy playing in the snow--slipping and sliding, making snowmen and snow angels, building a fort, and more. Includes related activities
Where's Lenny? by Ken Wilson-Max( Book )

4 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lenny plays hide-and seek with daddy--but Daddy can't find him anywhere. Where's Lenny?
You can do it too! by Karen Baicker( Book )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 278 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A girl and her younger brother share a variety of activities throughout their day. On board pages
L is for loving : an ABC for the way you feel by Ken Wilson-Max( Book )

6 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and Undetermined and held by 263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An alphabet book presenting the range of emotions that we may feel, from angelic to zippy
Lenny has lunch by Ken Wilson-Max( Book )

3 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 258 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lenny Has Lunch vividly and simply portrays a charming relationship between a child and his parent. They prepare lunch together, play a game while waiting for it to cook, and then enjoy eating together? and all the time their dog Wilbur is trying to join in. It's a situation that will be familiar to all, but the charming depiction of Lenny and his dad engaged in this ordinary activity is brought to life by Ken Wilson Max's bright colors and strong simple lines. Its portrayal of a dad in a domestic role is refreshing, as is the depiction of a delightful and characterful mixed-race child at the heart of the book. With it's short and evocative text, this book will provide young children and their parents and carers with much to discuss
 
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Setting the turkeys free
Alternative Names
Max Ken Wilson-

Wilson-Max, Ken

מקס, קן וילסון-

윌슨-맥스, 켄

ウィルソン=マックス, ケン

Languages
English (88)

Arabic (1)

Korean (1)

Covers
The baby goes beepK is for Kwanzaa : a Kwanzaa alphabet bookRed light, green lightSetting the turkeys freeCan you hear the sea?Tickle, tickleSplash, Joshua, splash!The little plant doctor : a story about George Washington Carver