WorldCat Identities

Utton, Peter

Overview
Works: 175 works in 452 publications in 11 languages and 9,887 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Miscellanea  Legends  Picture books  Lift-the-flap books  Toy and movable books 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Creator, Other, Draftsman, Compiler
Classifications: PZ7.U73, E
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Peter Utton
Dig and sow! how do plants grow? by Janice Lobb( Book )

9 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in 3 languages and held by 620 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces various scientific principles about botany and plants and presents simple experiments which illustrate them
Splish! Splosh! Why do we wash? by Janice Lobb( Book )

4 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and held by 567 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains the importance of bathing and showering and examines the scientific principles that can be demonstrated during such activities. Includes experiments
The witch's hand by Peter Utton( Book )

21 editions published between 1989 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 533 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When George notices the horrible, brown, crinkly thing hanging on the wall, his father takes him on his lap and tells him about the hideous old witch, who, the night before, tried to kidnap George and his brother as they lay sleeping
The Bible storybook : ten tales from the Old and New Testaments by Georgie Adams( Book )

9 editions published between 1994 and 2001 in English and Catalan and held by 467 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Retells the stories of Joseph, Moses, David and Goliath, Daniel, Jonah, the birth of Jesus, the Good Samaritan, the healing of Jairus' daughter, and the miracle of the loaves and fishes
Harry's stormy night by Una Leavy( Book )

6 editions published between 1993 and 1995 in English and held by 463 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a big storm knocks out their electricity, Harry's family sings and tells stories by candlelight
Shhh! by Sally Grindley( Book )

14 editions published between 1991 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 416 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While touring an intriguing castle, the reader is warned not to wake the giant. Features lift-the-flap illustrations
Duncan and the pirates by Peter Utton( Book )

9 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 339 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The fierce and retired pirate Mr. Hipstone and his soppy dog Duncan try to stop Captain Bootleg from stealing their buried treasure
What if--? by Peter Utton( Book )

9 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in 3 languages and held by 299 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes a little boy's imaginative adventures as he climbs the dark stairs up to his bedroom and gets into bed. Grade 2.0; bk #12104pts 0.5
Jennifer's room by Peter Utton( Book )

8 editions published between 1994 and 1996 in English and German and held by 283 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Little by little the things in a young girl's room change from familiar to extraordinary, as her chair becomes an elephant, her rug becomes a fish pond, and her desk becomes a castle
Counting sheep : how do we sleep? by Janice Lobb( Book )

3 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and Spanish and held by 269 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides tweleve simple experiments with common household materials to offer scientific explanations pertaining to sleep
Bump! thump! how do we jump? by Janice Lobb( Book )

4 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and held by 257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores how different parts of the body function, answering such questions as "What are bones for?", "How high can I jump?", and "How do I breathe?"
Munch! crunch! what's for lunch? by Janice Lobb( Book )

11 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in 5 languages and held by 252 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Text, illustrations and suggested experiments explore various aspects of food, such as why we need food and water, why food goes off and what happens when we eat. Suggested level: junior, primary
Uncle Harold and the green hat by Judy Hindley( Book )

3 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 250 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After trying on a magic hat, Malcolm is transported to wherever his thoughts happen to be
Color and noise! : let's play with toys by Janice Lobb( Book )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 246 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents twelve simple experiments using common items to discover scientific explanations to questions
Finn MacCool and the Giant's Causeway by Malachy Doyle( Book )

6 editions published between 2009 and 2015 in English and held by 231 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Exciting, page-turning adventures in under 400 words for children developing their reading confidence. The Irish giant Finn MacCool boasts that he is the strongest giant in the world. But the Scottish giant Benandonner disagrees. They start hurling rocks and soon a causeway stretches across the sea. Ages 5+
King Arthur by Andrew Matthews( Book )

6 editions published between 1996 and 2009 in German and English and held by 215 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fresh retelling of the legends of the famous king of England, who performed amazing deeds with wonderful powers. He had a powerful ally in Merlin, the great enchanter. Arthur formed a round table of knights who supported him, he married the beautiful Guinevere and at the end of a victorious life died in battle, but still was triumphant
Mr Spotty's potty by Hilary Robinson( Book )

5 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and Finnish and held by 186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mr Spotty wonders why the flowers in his potty grow up to the sky
Teddy tales by Sally Grindley( Book )

8 editions published between 1993 and 1999 in English and Spanish and held by 179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ten stories about different teddy bears such as Curly Bear who longs for straight fur, and Wellie Bear, who loves to jump in puddles. Suggested level: junior, primary
The Orchard book of Vikings by Robert E Swindells( Book )

3 editions published between 1999 and 2004 in English and held by 171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of stories set in the world of the Vikings
Feather and fur! : what makes cats purr? by Janice Lobb( Book )

2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents all kinds of exciting things you can learn about animals with the help of family or classroom pets
 
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Audience level: 0.38 (from 0.19 for What if--? ... to 0.77 for Mr Spotty' ...)

WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Dig and sow! how do plants grow?
Alternative Names
Utton, Peter

יוטון, פטר

アットン, ピーター

Languages
English (100)

French (11)

German (8)

Spanish (7)

Chinese (4)

Catalan (4)

Arabic (2)

Polish (2)

Dutch (2)

Finnish (2)

Danish (1)

Covers
Splish! Splosh! Why do we wash?The witch's handThe Bible storybook : ten tales from the Old and New TestamentsHarry's stormy nightShhh!Duncan and the piratesJennifer's roomCounting sheep : how do we sleep?