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So, Meilo

Overview
Works: 70 works in 190 publications in 4 languages and 28,698 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Picture books  Poetry  Anecdotes  Folklore  History  Pictorial works  Board books 
Roles: Illustrator, Author, Artist, 9pu, Other
Classifications: PS586.3, E
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Meilo So
Hurry and the monarch by Antoine Ó Flatharta( Book )

8 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in English and held by 3,285 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hurry the tortoise befriends a monarch butterfly when she stops in his garden in Wichita Falls, Texas, during her migration from Canada to Mexico. Includes facts about monarch butterflies
Beauty of the beast : poems( Book )

3 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 1,733 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An illustrated collection of poems about animals, insects, and birds by poets from different parts of the world
The 20th century children's poetry treasury( Book )

3 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 1,667 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of more than 200 poems by such modern poets as Nikki Grimes, John Ciardi, Karla Kuskin, Ted Hughes, e.e. cummings, Eve Merriam, Deborah Chandra, Arnold Adoff, and more than 100 others
Pale Male : citizen hawk of New York City by Janet Schulman( Book )

4 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 1,553 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A red tail hawk and his mate build their nest near the top of a Fifth Avenue apartment building and bird watchers gather hoping to see the chicks in the nest
Moonbeams, dumplings & dragon boats : a treasury of Chinese holiday tales, activities & recipes by Nina Simonds( Book )

2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 1,332 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Spectacular fireworks, silk lions dancing through the streets, sumptuous family banquets - these are the hallmarks of Chinese New Year. Now, discover how to bring this splendid celebration, and others, into your own home. In this glorious collection, bestselling cookbook author Nina Simonds joins with Leslie Swartz and The Children's Museum, Boston, to offer festival lore, traditional stories, delectable recipes, and engaging activities that will inspire you to enjoy a full year of Chinese holidays. Try such treats as golden New Year's dumplings or tasty moon cakes. Build a kite at Qing Ming or a miniature dragon boat for the Dragon Boat Festival. Share the stories of the greedy Kitchen God or the valiant imperial warrior Hou Yi. Whether your family ahs embraced these holidays for generations or is introducing new traditions, Moonbeams, Dumplings & Dragon Boats offers exciting ways for the whole family to celebrate year after year, presenting background information, related tales, and activities for celebrating five Chinese festivals--Chinese New Year, the Lantern Festival, Qing Ming, the Dragon Boat Festival, and the Moon Festival
Read a rhyme, write a rhyme( Book )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in English and held by 1,251 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Segmented into ten subjects, a collection of "poemstarts" provides beginnings to a series of poems and challenges readers to complete the tale in their own special way, enhanced with large text and bold illustrations. When Jack Prelutksy posted the first couplet of a funny poem on a Web site and invited children to finish it, he expected about 100 responses. He got thousands. Now he has come up with an anthology of poems on 10 popular subjects by well-known poets and combined it with his own. Included with each poemstart are suggestions for various ways the reader might continue the poem. With large type and a big red stop sign, it is made abundantly clear that the reader get a pencil and paper to complete the poem
Alex the parrot : no ordinary bird by Stephanie Spinner( Book )

4 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 1,217 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recounts the true story of an African grey parrot who was the subject of a graduate student's scientific experiment on animal intelligence and who astonished everyone with its ability to add, understand concepts and speak hundreds of words
Tasty baby belly buttons by Judy Sierra( Book )

10 editions published between 1998 and 2001 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Urikohime, a girl born from a melon, battles the monstrous oni, who steal babies to eat their tasty belly buttons
Brush of the gods by Lenore Look( Book )

5 editions published between 2013 and 2015 in English and Chinese and held by 1,028 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During the Tang dynasty, master painter Wu Daozi creates an extraordinary mural for the emperor
"It's simple," said Simon by Mary Ann Hoberman( Book )

8 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in English and French and held by 933 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After successfully meeting the challenges posed by a dog, cat, and horse, Simon meets a tiger that is much harder to satisfy and that he must outwit before he becomes the tiger's dinner
Water sings blue : ocean poems by Kate Coombs( Book )

8 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in English and Japanese and held by 925 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Come down to the shore with this rich and vivid celebration of the ocean! With watercolors gorgeous enough to wade in by award-winning artist Meilo So and playful, moving poems by Kate Coombs, Water Sings Blue evokes the beauty and power, the depth and mystery, and the endless resonance of the sea.--Book jacket
Gobble, gobble, slip, slop : a tale of a very greedy cat by Meilo So( Book )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 863 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this story based on a folktale from India, a very greedy cat eats five hundred cakes, his friend the parrot, the nosy old woman, and much more
The White Swan express : a story about adoption by Jean Davies Okimoto( Book )

3 editions published between 2002 and 2015 in English and held by 849 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Across North America, people in four different homes prepare for a special trip to China, while four baby girls in China await their new adoptive parents
Countdown to spring : an animal counting book by Janet Schulman( Book )

4 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and held by 810 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Readers count the number of animals that appear on each page, including nine butterflies fluttering and three squirrels scurrying. On board pages
Otters love to play by Jonathan London( Book )

2 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 775 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Ka-splash! "Head to the river, where a frolicsome bunch of otters plays all year round in a nonfiction story sprinkled with facts and loaded with fun.--
Water rolls, water rises by Pat Mora( Book )

2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 773 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A series of verses, in English and Spanish, about the movement and moods of water around the world and the ways in which water affects a variety of landscapes and cultures. Includes Author's Note"--
A bunny for all seasons by Janet Schulman( Book )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in English and held by 759 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A little brown bunny enjoys visiting a garden from summer to spring, especially when a gray bunny shares the fun
Central heating : poems about fire and warmth by Marilyn Singer( Book )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 659 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As a companion volume to her poetry collections about earth and about water, Marilyn Singer now examines the nature of fire, an overlooked subject in the realms of poetry. From forest fires and prairie fires to the fires on backyard grills; from chili peppers to birthday candles; to jack-o-lanterns, menorahs, Christmas lights, and holidays around the earth; to dragons who provide their own central heating--these lyrical poems present a fresh and insightful view of fire of all kinds. Meilo So combines strong linocut art with her signature brushwork in striking illustrations reproduced in fire-red. From the Hardcover edition
Wishbones : a folk tale from China by Barbara Ker Wilson( Book )

8 editions published between 1993 and 2012 in English and held by 609 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this Chinese version of the Cinderella tale, Yeh Hsien uses magic fishbones to dress herself in finery for the Cave Festival, where she loses a slipper in fleeing from her wicked stepmother
Noodle magic by Roseanne Thong( Book )

5 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 558 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Grandpa Tu is famous for his special noodles, and as the emperor's birthday approaches, he encourages his granddaughter, Mei, to find her own noodle magic
 
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Hurry and the monarch
Alternative Names
Sandford, Meilo So

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Beauty of the beast : poemsThe 20th century children's poetry treasuryPale Male : citizen hawk of New York CityMoonbeams, dumplings & dragon boats : a treasury of Chinese holiday tales, activities & recipesRead a rhyme, write a rhymeTasty baby belly buttons"It's simple," said SimonGobble, gobble, slip, slop : a tale of a very greedy cat