WorldCat Identities

James, J. Alison

Overview
Works: 176 works in 455 publications in 6 languages and 54,359 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Picture books  Pictorial works  Christmas stories  Big books  Textured books  Board books  Didactic fiction 
Roles: Translator, Author, Editor, Illustrator
Classifications: PZ7.D353, E
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by J. Alison James
The rainbow fish by Marcus Pfister( Book )

59 editions published between 1992 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 7,537 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ten years ago, Rainbow Fish swam into the lives and hearts of children around the world. Ever since, he's captivated readers with his beautiful silver scales and his generous heart of gold. To celebrate this very special birthday, this new edition of the classic picture book, has eye-catching holographic foil type on the cover
Rainbow fish and the big blue whale by Marcus Pfister( Book )

12 editions published between 1998 and 2014 in English and held by 2,430 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a big blue whale comes to live near their reef, there is a misunderstanding between him and Rainbow Fish and his friends that leaves everyone very unhappy and hungry. On board pages
Dazzle the dinosaur by Marcus Pfister( Book )

10 editions published between 1994 and 2011 in English and held by 1,842 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dazzle the dinosaur helps his friend Maia and her mother reclaim their former home from the nasty Dragonsaurus
Rainbow fish and the sea monsters' cave by Marcus Pfister( Book )

5 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in English and held by 1,559 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In order to find healing algae for the ailing bumpy-backed fish, Rainbow Fish volunteers to brave the dreaded Sea Monsters' Cave
Hugs and kisses by Christophe Loupy( Book )

7 editions published between 2001 and 2005 in English and held by 1,219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hugs the puppy sets out to collect lots of wonderful kisses from his animal friends, but in the end he discovers that the best kiss of all is the one he gets from his loving mother
The happy hedgehog by Marcus Pfister( Book )

2 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 1,073 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mikko the hedgehog is perfectly content living in his garden until Grandfather Tarek suggests that he should accomplish something important in order to be happy like the other animals
Rainbow Fish finds his way by Marcus Pfister( Book )

4 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and held by 1,048 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Rainbow Fish gets lost and separated from his family and friends during an undersea storm, he makes new friends that help him find his way home
Wake up, Santa Claus! by Marcus Pfister( Book )

4 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and held by 1,030 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Having overslept on the day he is supposed to deliver his sleighful of presents, Santa finds everything going wrong as he frantically scrambles to get ready for the big job
How Leo learned to be king by Marcus Pfister( Book )

2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 957 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Leo the lion, King of the Beasts, ignores his subjects, preferring to lie around lazily being waited on and admired, they take away his crown
The rainbow fish by J. Alison James( Book )

3 editions published between 1996 and 2006 in English and held by 880 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The most beautiful fish in the entire ocean discovers the real value of personal beauty and friendship
The little green goose by Adele Sansone( Book )

4 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 816 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mr. Goose finds an abandoned egg, hatches it, and raises a peculiar green-skinned long-tailed chick, who worries about his identity but comes to recognize that he has a loving parent
Best foot forward : exploring feet, flippers, and claws by Ingo Arndt( Book )

2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 721 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Whose foot is this? An intriguing close-up of an animal's foot piques curiosity that's satisfied on the following page with a stunning full-size photo of the animal itself and a brief description of how the foot is used. A tiger stalks its prey on velvet paws. A gecko's ribbed feet enable it to climb walls as smooth as glass. The mole uses its feet for digging. The webbed feet of a duck help it swim. Rabbits and kangaroos have feet adapted for jumping fast and far. Caterpillars, starfish, and octopuses all use their feet to grab hold. The guessing-game format makes learning about natural adaptation fun. Includes an index of all animals illustrated.--
Little Polar Bear and the husky pup by Hans de Beer( Book )

4 editions published between 1998 and 2012 in English and held by 634 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After Lars the Little Polar Bear rescues a scared hare from a hole in the ice, the two new friends share an adventurous day, during which each discovers just how much courage he has
Henri, egg artiste by Marcus Pfister( Book )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 612 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tired of painting the same old Easter eggs, Henri the rabbit decides that as an artist he needs to create something different and takes his inspiration from various periods of art history
Charlie at the zoo by Marcus Pfister( Book )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 593 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As a curious duckling visits the zoo for the first time, the reader is asked to identify various zoo animals in the illustrations. Includes factual information about the physical characteristics and behavior of each animal in the story
The elf's hat by Brigitte Weninger( Book )

2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 566 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A retelling of a Russian cumulative tale in which a number of animals crowd into a lost hat to make their home, until a tiny flea comes along
Teddy's Easter secret by Gerlinde Wiencirz( Book )

3 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 555 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One night a teddy bear discovers an Easter secret when he follows a rabbit who is carrying a basketful of eggs
Lila's little dinosaur by Wolfram Hänel( Book )

3 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and held by 513 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When her father takes her to the museum, Lila, who likes dinosaurs more than anything else, finds a little live dinosaur who becomes so fond of her that he follows her home
Holey moley by Marcus Pfister( Book )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 506 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two young mole brothers fight over whether they should build a hill or dig a hole, but when each works on his own project, they get surprising results
The best of friends by Pirkko Vainio( Book )

2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 504 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Despite their physical differences, best friends Hare and Bear laugh together, play together, and share special moments
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
The rainbow fish
Alternative Names
Alison James J.

Alison James, J. 1962-

Allison James, J. 1962-

James, Alison.

James, Alison 1962-

James Alison J.

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Rainbow fish and the big blue whaleDazzle the dinosaurRainbow fish and the sea monsters' caveHugs and kissesThe happy hedgehogRainbow Fish finds his wayWake up, Santa Claus!How Leo learned to be king