WorldCat Identities

Tibo, Gilles

Overview
Works: 463 works in 1,507 publications in 8 languages and 14,010 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Poetry  Artists' books  Epistolary fiction 
Subject Headings:
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Author of screenplay, Creator, Redactor, Editor
Classifications: PZ7.T4333, E
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Gilles Tibo
 
Most widely held works by Gilles Tibo
Simon and the snowflakes by Gilles Tibo( Book )

17 editions published between 1988 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 682 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During a snowfall, a young boy tries to count the snowflakes
Simon and his boxes by Gilles Tibo( Book )

39 editions published between 1992 and 2001 in 4 languages and held by 594 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Simon loves to build himself a house from a box and doesn't understand why his animal friends won't live in the box houses that he made for them
Simon welcomes spring by Gilles Tibo( Book )

25 editions published between 1990 and 1998 in 5 languages and held by 523 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A little boy tries all sorts of ways to make spring come faster
Annabel Lee : the poem by Edgar Allan Poe( Book )

10 editions published between 1987 and 1998 in 4 languages and held by 455 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dream poem of innocent love between children
Simon and the wind by Gilles Tibo( Book )

12 editions published between 1989 and 1999 in English and Chinese and held by 392 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shows Simon playing different games in the wind
Giant, or, Waiting for the Thursday boat by Robert N Munsch( Book )

7 editions published between 1989 and 1990 in English and German and held by 341 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A giant in Ireland waits for God on the thursday boat
Simon finds a feather by Gilles Tibo( Book )

17 editions published between 1994 and 1997 in English and French and held by 305 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Simon finds a red feather and tries to find the bird that lost it
Simon finds a treasure by Gilles Tibo( Book )

13 editions published between 1996 and 2001 in English and French and held by 293 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Simon, the little boy with impossible dreams, has charmed children around the world. Simon books have won The Governor General's Literary Award for Illustration in Canada and the Owl Prize in Japan; and were chosen for the prestigious Illustrators Exhibit in Bologna, Italy
Simon in summer by Gilles Tibo( Book )

7 editions published between 1991 and 1998 in 3 languages and held by 267 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A little boy tries to make summer last forever by trying to keep the frogs singing, the butterflies on the flowers and the sun high in the sky-- only to find that when summer does end, there are compensations
Simon makes music by Gilles Tibo( Book )

16 editions published between 1995 and 2001 in 3 languages and held by 263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Simon tries to interest his animal friends in music, he finds out that nature makes its own music, and music played with friends is better than music played alone
The cowboy kid by Gilles Tibo( Book )

5 editions published in 2000 in English and French and held by 241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

They call him the Cowboy kid, the strange boy who lassoes trash cans and whinnies like a horse. He dreams of escaping the city, of riding away on a golden steed of his own. And then, one wonderful night, the Cowboy Kids dreams come true. A magnificent stallion carries him to the heavens on a magical ride. Soon they are joined by other horses, leaping from paintings, jumping down from stone pedestals in parks, and breaking free of merry-go-rounds -- and they lead a riotous stampede of marble, wood, and paint through the streets of the town and beyond. A beautiful book about freedom and the urge to break away for the child in everyone
Simon at the circus by Gilles Tibo( Book )

8 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and French and held by 220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Simon, the little boy with impossible dreams, has charmed children around the world. Simon books have won The Governor General's Literary Award for Illustration in Canada and the Owl Prize in Japan; and were chosen for the prestigious Illustrators Exhibit in Bologna, Italy. The ever-imaginative little character, Simon, dreams of being the ringmaster of a circus. In a cardboard box he creates a circus with his animal friends, but his efforts to stage the show are frustrated. When he acts as lion tamer to a paper lion, a goat tries to eat the star attraction. When he tries to walk a tightrope, he is foiled by a flock of tame birds. As usual his sensible friend, Marlene, comes to the rescue. Her common-sense advice saves the day and Simon creates a circus that will never be forgotten
Simon in the moonlight by Gilles Tibo( Book )

5 editions published between 1993 and 1996 in English and Chinese and held by 216 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Simon tries to find the answer to why the moon gets smaller every night
Pikolo's night voyage by Gilles Tibo( Book )

9 editions published between 1992 and 1994 in 3 languages and held by 192 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pikolo travels through the starry night in a magical train. He is seeking a special Trerasure Tree that lies somewhere toward the ends of the earth. On his way, Pikolo discovers fantastic new worlds, and has adventures that will enthral young readers
Alex and Toolie by Gilles Tibo( Book )

12 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in French and English and held by 192 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Even after his dog Toolie, the goalie, is mildly injured playing hockey, Alex and his friends return to the game
Simon's disguise by Gilles Tibo( Book )

8 editions published in 1999 in English and French and held by 182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The ever-imaginative Simon dreams of the great adventures he can have if only he could be in disguise. In his fantasies he becomes a magician, a daring knight, a funny clown, a scary bear, and even the trunk of a tree. His friend Marlene, as usual, comes to the rescue in a gentle story sure to charm the youngest readers. Full color
Too many books! by Gilles Tibo( Book )

16 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nicholas discovers that books can be entertaining as well as informative
Corre, Nicolás, corre! by Gilles Tibo( Book )

1 edition published in 2009 in Spanish and held by 138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Relates the humorous consequences of having too many after-school activities
My diary : the totally true story of me! by Gilles Tibo( Book )

2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young girl shares many things, including thoughts on becoming a big sister, freedom, joy, death, peace, and hope, through secrets, lists, poems, and inventions recorded in her diary
Les petits souliers by Gilles Tibo( Book )

2 editions published in 2004 in French and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Un homme raconte comment, lorsqu'il était petit, il ne rêvait que de souliers: des voyages qu'ils lui permettraient de faire, des activités auxquelles il pourrait s'adonner, de disciplines qu'il pourrait pratiquer, de métiers qu'il souhaitait exercer ... Sa collection de chaussures lui permettait de rêver. Devenu adulte, bien que pieds nus lorsqu'il exerce son métier d'écrivain pour la jeunesse, il continue son rêve en "chaussant" les petits souliers des personnages qu'il invente pour atteindre les enfants du monde entier. -- Un récit en partie autobiographique inspiré des oeuvres hyperréalistes et vivantes de Tom Kapas dans lequel Gilles Tibo a projeté la rêverie d'un personnage qui lui ressemble. [SDM]
 
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Simon in summer
Alternative Names
Gilles Tibo French-Canadian children's book illustrator and writer

Thibault, Gilles 1951-

Tibo.

Tibo 1951-

Tibo, G. 1951-

Tibo, G. (Gilles), 1951-

Tibo, Gilles

티보, 질 1951-

티보, 질레 1951-

チボ, ジル

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Simon and his boxesSimon welcomes springAnnabel Lee : the poemSimon and the windSimon finds a featherSimon finds a treasureSimon in summerSimon makes music