WorldCat Identities

Nikola-Lisa, W.

Overview
Works: 44 works in 131 publications in 4 languages and 12,216 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Poetry  Stories in rhyme  Biography  Pictorial works  Children's audiobooks  Picture books  Big books 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PZ7.N5855, E
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Most widely held works about W Nikola-Lisa
 
Most widely held works by W Nikola-Lisa
Bein' with you this way by W Nikola-Lisa( Book )

19 editions published between 1992 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 1,450 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A little girl runs through the park noting differences between people, but surmising that we are all the same. "Straight hair, curly hair - different but the same!" "Big nose, little nose. Light skin, dark skin - different but the same!" Even with our differences, she chants, "Isn't it delightful bein' with you this way?" This poem reflects a perfect sentiment for our children living in this multicultural society
Shake dem Halloween bones by W Nikola-Lisa( Book )

12 editions published between 1996 and 2009 in English and held by 1,305 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A rhythmic tale about different fairy tale characters who attend a hip-hop Halloween ball
1, 2, 3 Thanksgiving! by W Nikola-Lisa( Book )

3 editions published between 1991 and 1996 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,057 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Thanksgiving counting book depicting the numbers one through ten through scenes of a family preparing for the holiday
Setting the turkeys free by W Nikola-Lisa( Book )

3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 861 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
Night is coming by W Nikola-Lisa( Book )

9 editions published between 1991 and 1997 in 3 languages and held by 658 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the sights, sounds, and sensations of the coming of night to the countryside
The year with Grandma Moses by W Nikola-Lisa( Book )

2 editions published between 2000 and 2003 in Japanese and English and held by 623 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of paintings and memoirs by the American folk artist describing the seasons and their related activities in rural upstate New York
Hallelujah! : a Christmas celebration by W Nikola-Lisa( Book )

4 editions published between 1999 and 2005 in English and held by 583 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the plum-purple sky, yew-green hills, silver strands of moonlight, and other colorful things which provide the setting for the birth of a black baby Jesus
Summer sun risin' by W Nikola-Lisa( Book )

4 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in English and held by 570 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An African American boy enjoys a summer day on his family's farm, milking the cows, fishing, and having fun
My teacher can teach--anyone! by W Nikola-Lisa( Book )

6 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and held by 516 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An alphabet story in verse about a Latino boy and his remarkable teacher who can teach an astronaut how to float in space and instruct a ballet dancer how to land with grace
One hole in the road by W Nikola-Lisa( Book )

2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 498 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces the numbers one through ten while describing the people and machinery involved in fixing a hole in the road
Magic in the margins : a medieval tale of bookmaking by W Nikola-Lisa( Book )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 424 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At a medieval monastery, orphaned Simon, who is apprenticing in illumination, dreams of the day he can create his own pictures, but finds he must first complete a strange and unusual assignment that Father Anselm has given him
How we are smart by W Nikola-Lisa( Book )

2 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in English and held by 385 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Through direct quotations, verse, and prose, presents the achievements of a diverse group of people who illustrate Dr. Howard Gardner's theory of multiple intelligences. Includes information about the eight basic ways people can be "smart" and suggested activities"--Provided by publisher
Storm by W Nikola-Lisa( Book )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 370 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A farmer and family watch as a thunderstorm sweeps into the valley, surrounds them, and then rushes off again
Till year's good end : a calendar of medieval labors by W Nikola-Lisa( Book )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 358 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents farm activities, month by month, in England during the Middle Ages
To hear the angels sing : a Christmas poem by W Nikola-Lisa( Book )

2 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 345 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A simple rhymed retelling of the Nativity story
Bein' with you this way by W Nikola-Lisa( Recording )

14 editions published between 1994 and 2001 in Spanish and English and held by 333 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A playground rap that introduces young readers to how people are different yet the same
Tangletalk by W Nikola-Lisa( Book )

2 editions published between 1997 and 2004 in English and held by 330 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recounts some of the strange upside-down events that happened in "the month of Boston, In the wonderful city of May."
America : my land, your land, our land by W Nikola-Lisa( Book )

3 editions published between 1997 and 2004 in English and held by 298 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rhythmic text and illustrations by fourteen different African-, Hispanic-, Asian-, and Native-American artists evoke the characteristics of the landscape of the United States
Can you top that? by W Nikola-Lisa( Book )

2 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 295 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Children drawing animals on the ground at the park compete to see who has the most impressive one, from a fish with one fin to a horse with ten heads
America : a book of opposites by W Nikola-Lisa( Book )

2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 293 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Share the diversity of the land forms in the United States through art
 
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Bein' with you this way
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Lisa, W. Nikola-

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Shake dem Halloween bones1, 2, 3 Thanksgiving!Setting the turkeys freeNight is comingThe year with Grandma MosesHallelujah! : a Christmas celebrationSummer sun risin'My teacher can teach--anyone!