WorldCat Identities

Gable, Brian 1949-

Overview
Works: 89 works in 254 publications in 1 language and 43,733 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Humor  Poetry 
Roles: Illustrator, Author
Classifications: PE1591, 428.1
Publication Timeline
.
Most widely held works by Brian Gable
I and you and don't forget who : what is a pronoun? by Brian P Cleary( Book )

8 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 2,664 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rhyming text and illustrations of comical cats present numerous examples of pronouns and their functions, from "he" and "she" to "anyone", "neither", and "which."
How much can a bare bear bear? : what are homonyms and homophones? by Brian P Cleary( Book )

7 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 2,624 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains the concept of homonyms and homophones
Pitch and throw, grasp and know : what is a synonym? by Brian P Cleary( Book )

6 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 2,518 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Clever rhymes and comical illustrations combine to explain the concept of synonyms. The latest addition to the best-selling Words Are Categorical? series, this fun-filled guide uses playful puns and humorous illustrations to creatively clarify the concept of synonyms. Key synonyms appear in color for easy identification to show, not tell, readers what synonyms are all about
Stop and go, yes and no : what is an antonym? by Brian P Cleary( Book )

9 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in English and held by 2,447 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"What is an antonym? Find out by enjoying the clever rhymes and comical illustrations of the concept of opposites."--Source other than the Library of Congress
Under, over, by the clover : what is a preposition? by Brian P Cleary( Book )

13 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in English and held by 1,872 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rhyming text and illustrations of comical cats present examples of prepositions and how they are used in sentences. Suggested level: primary
Dearly, nearly, insincerely : what is an adverb? by Brian P Cleary( Book )

10 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and held by 1,743 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rhyming text and illustrations present numerous examples of adverbs and their functions
Quirky, jerky, extra-perky : more about adjectives by Brian P Cleary( Book )

6 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in English and held by 1,015 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introduction to adjectives and how they help with descriptons
A lime, a mime, a pool of slime : more about nouns by Brian P Cleary( Book )

5 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 1,013 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A group of cats provide a humorous introduction to nouns
The action of subtraction by Brian P Cleary( Book )

7 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and held by 915 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rhyming text and illustrations highlight subtraction, the basic concept of taking one number away from another, resulting in less than you started with
The mission of addition by Brian P Cleary( Book )

6 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 805 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fun ways to learn addition and arithmetic
Stroll and walk, babble and talk : more about synonyms by Brian P Cleary( Book )

5 editions published between 2008 and 2014 in English and held by 792 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Clever rhymes and comical illustrations combine to explain the concept of synonyms
Lazily, crazily, just a bit nasally : more about adverbs by Brian P Cleary( Book )

5 editions published between 2008 and 2014 in English and held by 766 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rhyming words and illustrations exemplify adverbs and their functions
Slide and slurp, scratch and burp : more about verbs by Brian P Cleary( Book )

6 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and held by 748 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Crazy cats illustrate the power of action verbs and linking verbs
Skin like milk, hair of silk : what are similes and metaphors? by Brian P Cleary( Book )

4 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in English and held by 747 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides humorous explanations of similes and metaphors
But and for, yet and nor : what is a conjunction? by Brian P Cleary( Book )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 701 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Teaches grammar using rhyming text, humor, and illustrations. Key conjunctions appear in color for easy identification
On the scale : a weighty tale by Brian P Cleary( Book )

4 editions published between 2008 and 2014 in English and held by 680 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces essential measurement units, from grams to pounds to tons
Straight and curvy, meek and nervy : more about antonyms by Brian P Cleary( Book )

4 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in English and held by 654 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introduction to antonyms
Feet and puppies, thieves and guppies : what are irregular plurals? by Brian P Cleary( Book )

4 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in English and held by 591 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Illustrations and rhyming text explain how to form irregular plurals
Monster mayhem : jokes to scare you silly! by Sam Schultz( Book )

3 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in English and held by 415 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of jokes about monsters
Holiday howlers : jokes for punny parties by Peter Roop( Book )

4 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in English and held by 357 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of jokes about holidays
 
moreShow More Titles
fewerShow Fewer Titles
Audience Level
0
Audience Level
1
  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.07 (from 0.00 for I and you ... to 0.81 for The best o ...)

I and you and don't forget who : what is a pronoun?
Alternative Names
Brian Gable Canadian editorial cartoonist

게이블, 브라이언

Languages
English (121)

Covers
How much can a bare bear bear? : what are homonyms and homophones?Pitch and throw, grasp and know : what is a synonym?Stop and go, yes and no : what is an antonym?Under, over, by the clover : what is a preposition?Dearly, nearly, insincerely : what is an adverb?Quirky, jerky, extra-perky : more about adjectivesA lime, a mime, a pool of slime : more about nounsThe action of subtraction