WorldCat Identities

Moxley, Sheila

Overview
Works: 54 works in 134 publications in 3 languages and 6,908 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Folklore  Biography  Picture books  Fairy tales  Nursery rhymes  Lullabies  Poetry  Diary fiction 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Creator
Classifications: QE707.A56, E
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Sheila Moxley
Stone girl, bone girl : the story of Mary Anning by Laurence Anholt( Book )

13 editions published between 1998 and 2007 in English and held by 1,180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A brief biography of the English girl whose discovery of an Ichthyosaurus skeleton in 1811 when she was twelve led to a life-long interest in fossils and other important discoveries
The Arabian nights by Neil Philip( Book )

5 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 867 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sheherezade, daughter of King Shahryar's advisor, tells her husband a different story every night to keep the king from killing her
Skip across the ocean : nursery rhymes from around the world by Floella Benjamin( Book )

9 editions published between 1995 and 2008 in English and held by 711 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of traditional rhymes and lullabies from different countries
Joy to the world : Christmas stories from around the globe by Saviour Pirotta( Book )

6 editions published between 1998 and 2011 in English and held by 631 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents five folktales related to Christmas, including "The Brave Little Camel" (Syria), "Baby in the Bread" (Malta), "The Gourd of Plenty" (Ghana), "Flowers for Jesus" (Mexico), and "Babushka" (Russia)
Elephant dance : memories of India by Theresa Heine( Book )

9 editions published between 2004 and 2015 in English and held by 516 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Grandfather tells many stories about his native India in answer to Ravi and Anjali's questions, such as the tale of a procession of elephants on the feast of Divaali when he was a boy. Includes facts about life in India, a list of cooking spices, and descriptions of Indian animals
Grandpa's garden by Stella Fry( Book )

6 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in English and held by 510 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Billy learns about gardening from his grandfather. Includes gardening tips
ABCD : an alphabet book of cats and dogs by Sheila Moxley( Book )

2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 428 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents photographs, mixed with paintings, of dogs and cats and such alliterative text as "Freddie fishes for flounder" and "Victoria vacations in Venice" for each letter of the alphabet
When good-bye is forever by Lois Rock( Book )

7 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and Chinese and held by 353 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Uses separations, or "good-byes," that are short to prepare the reader for the concept of what death is like, and for how readers may feel when a loved one dies
Come to the great world : poems from around the globe( Book )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 349 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of poetry which celebrates the diverse experiences of children all over the world
Marduk the Mighty and other stories of creation by Andrew Matthews( Book )

2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 215 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of creation stories from various world cultures, both ancient and contemporary
100 best poems for children by Roger McGough( Book )

3 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"100 best poems for children is a unique treasure trove. From the hundreds of poems originally chosen by children themselves, Roger McGough has selected an irresistible top one hundred no child should be without. Arranged alphabetically, this ... collection offers a fantastic voyage of discovery. Here you'll find Dr. Seuss rubbing shoulders with Shakespeare, Roald Dahl sharing a page with Walte de la Mare and Christina Rossetti sitting next to Michael Rosen. With a wealth of contemporary and classic verse ..."--Back cover
Rebecca's Passover by Adèle Geras( Book )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As Rebecca and her brother help Granny Sarah make the food needed for the Seder, Granny tells them the story of Passover and how Moses led the freed Israelite slaves through the Red Sea and across the desert
All the colours of the Earth : a multi-cultural treasury( Book )

2 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of poetry which celebrates the diverse experiences of children all over the world. Suggested level: primary, intermediate
The Orchard book of stories from the seven seas by Pomme Clayton( Book )

5 editions published in 1996 in English and Dutch and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Diary of a princess : a tale from Marco Polo's travels by Heather Maisner( Book )

3 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While visiting China, the Emperor asks Venetian traveller, Marco Polo to escort Princess Kokachim to the Khan of Persia, this is her story revealed by her diary
How the world began : and other stories of creation by Andrew Matthews( Book )

2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Christmas long ago : Christmas past with changing pictures by Tessa Paul( Book )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Uses text and revolving illustrations to describe ways in which Christmas has been celebrated in Europe in the past, with specific emphasis on Victorian England
All the colours of the Earth : poems from around the world by Wendy Cooling( Book )

3 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of poetry which celebrates the diverse experiences of children all over the world. Suggested level: primary, intermediate
100 favourite prayers( Book )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This collection of 100 prayers includes all the favourite children's prayers that everyone with a Christian background feels they half know already, and have been selected and arranged to make a thoughtful and inspiring volume as well as covering every type of occasion where you need 'just the right' prayer. 5 yrs +
The Christmas story : a lift-the-flap Advent calendar by Sheila Moxley( Book )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Christ's birth is accompanied by illustrations with flaps used to count the days of Advent. Includes a fold-out manger scene
 
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Audience level: 0.26 (from 0.12 for Grandpa's ... to 0.79 for The Orchar ...)

Stone girl, bone girl : the story of Mary Anning
Covers
The Arabian nightsSkip across the ocean : nursery rhymes from around the worldJoy to the world : Christmas stories from around the globeElephant dance : memories of IndiaABCD : an alphabet book of cats and dogsWhen good-bye is foreverCome to the great world : poems from around the globe100 best poems for children
Alternative Names
록슬리, 실라

목슬리, 쉴라

목슬리, 실라

쉴라 목슬리

Languages
English (83)

Chinese (1)

Dutch (1)