WorldCat Identities

Weiss, Ellen 1949-

Overview
Works: 324 works in 736 publications in 2 languages and 37,112 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Stories in rhyme  Readers (Publications)  Humorous fiction  Biography  Folklore  Braille books 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Adapter
Classifications: PZ7.W4472, E
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Ellen Weiss
My teacher sleeps in school by Leatie Weiss( Book )

9 editions published between 1983 and 1985 in English and held by 1,171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Because Mrs. Marsh is always in her classroom before the students arrive and always stays after they leave, Mollie becomes convinced that her teacher has no home other than the school
Eloise and the very secret room by Ellen Weiss( Book )

8 editions published between 2005 and 2016 in English and held by 1,000 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eloise discovers the Plaza Hotel's Lost and Found and decides to make it her secret play room
So many cats! by Beatrice Schenk De Regniers( Book )

7 editions published between 1985 and 2003 in English and held by 948 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Counting verses explain how a family ended up with a dozen cats
Things to make and do for Christmas by Ellen Weiss( Book )

3 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 851 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Christmas projects include directions for making cards, games, decorations, and things to eat
Porky and Bess by Ellen Weiss( Book )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 734 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Despite their differences, Porky the messy pig and Bess the fussy cat are best friends and support each other in all their endeavors, from poetry writing to cake baking
The Vingananee and the tree toad : a Liberian tale by Verna Aardema( Book )

3 editions published between 1983 and 1988 in English and held by 662 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A strange animal called the Vingananee beats up all the other animals and eats their stew until the tiny Tree Toad offers to fight him
My first day at camp by Ellen Weiss( Book )

4 editions published between 1999 and 2002 in English and held by 642 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Anna wants to take her lucky penny to camp on the first day because she is feeling a little afraid
The stinky giant by Ellen Weiss( Book )

6 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 636 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pepper and Jake, sister and brother shepherds, match wits with the giant, Urk, who regularly floods their valley with his dirty washwater
For sand castles or seashells by Gail Hartman( Book )

2 editions published between 1990 and 1991 in English and held by 621 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Depicts the alternative uses of such places as a tree stump, busy street, and rain puddle
Twins in the park by Ellen Weiss( Book )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 621 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A visit to the park includes playing in the sand and on the seesaw
Twins go to bed by Ellen Weiss( Book )

9 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 583 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rhyming text follows a set of sleepy twins as they get into their PJs, brush their teeth, and are tucked into bed
Lucky duck by Ellen Weiss( Book )

3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 558 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This adventure features a duck, oblivious to the dangers around him, whose day is filled with near-misses until he slips on a banana peel straight into his bed
Twins have a fight by Ellen Weiss( Book )

6 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 554 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rhyming text follows a set of twins as they fight over two new toys, break one, and learn to share the other
Twins take a bath by Ellen Weiss( Book )

4 editions published in 2003 in English and Undetermined and held by 494 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rhyming text describes the fun a set of twins has when they take their bath
Hanukkah by Miriam Chaikin( Book )

4 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 485 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the history behind Hanukkah and the ways it is celebrated
The nose knows by Ellen Weiss( Book )

7 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in English and Chinese and held by 482 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A boy with an amazing sense of smell becomes the "Family Nose" when his parents and siblings all come down with colds and cannot smell disgusting and dangerous odors around the house. Includes facts and activities related to the sense of smell
The adventures of Ratman by Ellen Weiss( Book )

2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 477 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With the help of a rat costume, Tod Watson is transformed from an ordinary eight-year-old into a superhero name Ratman
Who said meow? by Maria Polushkin Robbins( Book )

3 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 462 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Puppy tries to find out which animal makes the new sound he hears
The taming of Lola : a shrew story by Ellen Weiss( Book )

5 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 455 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lola, a shrew, is famous all over West Meadow for her temper tantrums, but when her cousin Lester comes for a visit and gets special treatment just because he demands it, Lola begins to rethink her behavior
Mother Teresa : a life of kindness by Ellen Weiss( )

4 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 418 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"People of Character explores important character traits through the lives of famous historical figures. Mother Teresa highlights how this great individual demonstrated kindness during her life. Intended for grades three through six"--Provided by publisher
 
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Eloise and the very secret roomSo many cats!Porky and BessMy first day at campThe stinky giantTwins in the parkTwins go to bedLucky duck
Alternative Names
바이스, 엘렌

웨이스, 엘렌

ワイス, エレン

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