WorldCat Identities

Gordon, Mike 1948 March 16-

Overview
Works: 617 works in 1,775 publications in 3 languages and 77,566 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Children's audiobooks  High interest-low vocabulary books  Stories in rhyme  Board books  Soccer stories 
Roles: Illustrator, Author, Artist, Creator, Draftsman
Classifications: PZ8.3.C8396, E
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Mike Gordon
Do princesses wear hiking boots? by Carmela LaVigna Coyle( Book )

7 editions published between 2003 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 1,612 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a little girl asks her mother about princesses, she learns that they are much like herself
Do princesses really kiss frogs? by Carmela LaVigna Coyle( Book )

5 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 1,154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young girl takes a hike with her father, asking many questions along the way about what princesses do
The playground problem by Margaret McNamara( Book )

6 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in English and held by 1,047 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When first-graders Nick, Jamie, and Reza refuse to let Emma join their soccer game just because she is a girl, Emma and her father devise a plan to teach the boys a lesson
The pumpkin patch by Margaret McNamara( Book )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and held by 1,014 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Katy finds what she thinks is the perfect pumpkin on a class field trip to a pumpkin patch, but after her classmates tease her about how small it is, it is up to Katy's father to show her how perfect her pumpkin can be
Do princesses scrape their knees? by Carmela LaVigna Coyle( Book )

8 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 1,002 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While a little boy spends a day playing with his older sister, he asks many questions about princesses
The first day of school by Margaret McNamara( Book )

7 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and held by 988 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After a summer of playing with his puppy, Michael is sad to learn that she cannot stay with him on the first day of school
Happy Thanksgiving by Margaret McNamara( Book )

9 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in English and held by 980 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Just as Mrs. Connor's first grade class finishes dressing up in their Thanksgiving costumes, a fire drill is called
One hundred days (plus one) by Margaret McNamara( Recording )

6 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and held by 969 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hannah looks forward to Robin Hill School's celebration of one hundred days of classes, but when a cold keeps her home the day of the party she decides to bring in the one hundred buttons she found anyway
Fall leaf project by Margaret McNamara( Book )

4 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 957 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mrs. Connor's first grade class decides to send colorful fall leaves to students in another state where the leaves do not change color
Election day by Margaret McNamara( Book )

6 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in English and held by 952 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On Becky's first day at a new school, she finds that she has a chance to run for class president
First-grade bunny by Margaret McNamara( Book )

6 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 899 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Everyone in Mrs. Conner's first-grade class loves their visitor, Sparky the bunny, except Reza, who tries to overcome his fear when the teacher gives him a special job
Too many valentines by Margaret McNamara( Book )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2012 in English and held by 897 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Neil tells his classmates that he does not want any more valentines, especially pink or frilly ones, the class comes up with a good idea
Groundhog Day by Margaret McNamara( Book )

4 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 890 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On Groundhog Day, the students in Mrs. Connor's class try to find out whether the class hamster can predict the weather as well as a groundhog
Do super heroes have teddy bears? by Carmela LaVigna Coyle( Book )

4 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 834 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Follow along as two ragtag, everyday super heroes don capes to play in the mud, save their stuffed animals from certain peril, conquer the vegetables at dinner, and overcome darkness at night"--
The counting race by Margaret McNamara( Book )

6 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 795 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Mrs. Connor challenges her first grade students to count to ten in less than one second, they work together and find a way to count that will beat the clock
The luck of the Irish by Margaret McNamara( Book )

4 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 794 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Katie and her family make shamrocks for each of her classmates to celebrate St. Patrick's Day, but then Mrs. Connor shows a shamrock that looks very different
A tooth story by Margaret McNamara( Book )

4 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 780 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jamie longs to have at least one tooth missing in his first grade class picture, just like his friends, and when picture day arrives an unexpected event gives Jamie his wish
Martin Luther King Jr. Day by Margaret McNamara( Book )

3 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 732 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mrs. Connor's students at Robin Hill School share their dreams for the future after learning about the day that celebrates the life and dream of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr
All wrapped up by Thera S Callahan( Book )

3 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and Spanish and held by 732 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a brother and sister run out of tape while tryng to wrap their dad's birthday present, they use various other sticky substances to make the paper stick
Why should I recycle? by Jen Green( Book )

11 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 727 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Uses color illustrations and simple text to explore the importance and benefits of recycling bottles, cans, plastic, clothes, and paper. Includes notes for parents and teachers that have suggestions for reading the book with children and suggestions for follow-up activities
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Do princesses wear hiking boots?
Alternative Names
Gordon, Michael 1948-

Gordon, Michael, 1948 mars 16-

Gordon, Mike

Gordon, Mike, 1948-

Gordon, Mike 1948 Mar. 16-

Gordon, Mike 1948 March 16-

고든, 마이크

ゴードン, マイク

Languages
English (99)

Spanish (10)

French (2)

Covers
Do princesses really kiss frogs?The playground problemThe pumpkin patchDo princesses scrape their knees?The first day of schoolHappy ThanksgivingOne hundred days (plus one)Fall leaf project