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Philomel Books

Overview
Works: 57 works in 71 publications in 1 language and 32,265 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Poetry  Diaries  Biography  Illustrated works  History  Folklore  Young adult works  Stories, plots, etc 
Roles: Publisher
Classifications: PZ8.1.Y84, E
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Most widely held works by Philomel Books
Lon Po Po : a Red-Riding Hood story from China by Ed Young( Book )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 4,311 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three sisters staying home alone are endangered by a hungry wolf who is disguised as their grandmother
Mockingbird (Mok'ing-bûrd) by Kathryn Erskine( Book )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 3,180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ten-year-old Caitlin, who has Asperger's Syndrome, struggles to understand emotions, show empathy, and make friends at school, while at home she seeks closure by working on a project with her father
Eric Carle's animals, animals by Eric Carle( Book )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 2,343 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An illustrated collection of poems by a variety of authors describing the peculiarities of pets and wild and domestic animals
Rechenka's eggs by Patricia Polacco( Book )

2 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 2,037 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An injured goose rescued by Babushka, having broken the painted eggs intended for the Easter Festival in Moscva, lays thirteen marvelously colored eggs to replace them, then leaves behind one final miracle in egg form before returning to her own kind
Artist to artist : 23 major illustrators talk to children about their art( Book )

4 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 1,409 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twenty-three illustrators of children's literature discuss their lives, inspirations, and creative backgrounds and present photographs of themselves and their work spaces along with examples of their illustrations
Absolutely almost by Lisa Graff( Book )

2 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 1,318 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ten-year-old Albie has never been the smartest, tallest, best at gym, greatest artist, or most musical in his class, as his parents keep reminding him, but new nanny Calista helps him uncover his strengths and take pride in himself
Appelemando's dreams by Patricia Polacco( Book )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 1,304 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Because he spends his time dreaming, the villagers are convinced that Appelemando will never amount to much but in time his dreams change the village and all the people in it
Riptide by Frances Ward Weller( Book )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 1,235 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Zach's dog Riptide loves the sea and proves himself worthy of being the nineteenth lifeguard on Cape Cod's Nauset Beach
Bear by John Schoenherr( Book )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 1,210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Searching for his mother, a young bear finds his own independence
Be good to Eddie Lee by Virginia M Fleming( Book )

2 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 1,179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Although Christy considered him a pest, when Eddie Lee, a boy with Down's Syndrome, follows her into the woods, he shares several special discoveries with her
A dance like starlight : one ballerina's dream by Kristy Dempsey( Book )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 1,165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young girl growing up in Harlem in the 1950s, whose mother cleans and stitches costumes for a ballet company, dreams of becoming a prima ballerina one day, and is thrilled to see a performance of Janet Collins, the first "colored" prima ballerina
Fox's dream by Keizaburō Tejima( Book )

1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 1,077 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wandering through a winter forest, a lonely fox has an enchanting vision and then finds the companionship for which he has been longing
I wonder if I'll see a whale by Frances Ward Weller( Book )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 1,072 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Aboard a whale-watching boat, a youngster observes the activities of a humpback whale. Includes factual information on the characteristics of whales spotted off the New England coast
Anno's hat tricks by Akihiro Nozaki( Book )

in English and held by 913 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three children, Tom, Hannah, and Shadowchild, who represents the reader, are made to guess, using the concept of binary logic, the color of the hats on their heads. An introduction to logical thinking and mathematical problem-solving
Owl lake by Keizaburō Tejima( Book )

1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 852 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As the sun slips down behind the lake and the sky darkens, Father Owl comes out and hunts for fish to feed his hungry family. Illustrated with the author's woodcuts
I invited a dragon to dinner : and other poems to make you laugh out loud( Book )

2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 703 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of humorous poems about such subjects as pickles, dragons, and mothers
A brighter garden by Emily Dickinson( Book )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 669 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An illustrated collection of poems by the famous nineteenth-century poet concentrating on humans and nature and the interconnectivity between the seasons and human lifecycles
The turnip by Pierr Morgan( Book )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 625 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One of Dedoushka's turnips grows to such an enormous size that the whole family, including the dog, cat, and mouse, is needed to pull it up
The log of Christopher Columbus by Christopher Columbus( Book )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 574 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A simple adaptation of excerpts in Columbus's diary, from his departure from Spain to his landing in the New World in 1492
Old bear tales by Jane Hissey( Book )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 534 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adventures of the playroom toys as they have parties, enjoy the seasons, and go on holiday
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Lon Po Po : a Red-Riding Hood story from China
Languages
English (27)

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Mockingbird (Mok'ing-bûrd)Eric Carle's animals, animalsRechenka's eggsArtist to artist : 23 major illustrators talk to children about their artAppelemando's dreamsRiptideBearBe good to Eddie Lee