WorldCat Identities

Wallace, Karen

Overview
Works: 408 works in 1,200 publications in 4 languages and 43,386 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Literature  Readers (Publications)  Fiction  Pictorial works  Illustrated works  High interest-low vocabulary books  Big books  Children's audiobooks  Picture books 
Roles: Author, Creator, Scenarist
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Karen Wallace
Tale of a tadpole by Karen Wallace( Book )

20 editions published between 1998 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,794 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the development of a tadpole into a frog
Wild baby animals by Karen Wallace( Book )

21 editions published between 2000 and 2016 in English and Spanish and held by 1,653 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Skip, splash, sniff and cuddle with the cutest animals in the rough with Wild Baby Animals . Venture out into the world of monkeys, squirrels, bears, foxes and more and as they play, learn, and explore in their natural habitats in Wild Baby Animals . Perfect for 5-7 year olds beginning to read fluently with support, Level 2 titles contain carefully selected photographic images to complement the text, providing strong visual clues to build vocabulary and confidence. Additional information spreads are full of extra fun facts, developing the topics through a range of nonfiction presentation styles, such as diagrams, and activities. Trusted by parents, teachers, and librarians, and loved by kids, DK 's leveled reading series is now revised and updated. With new jackets and brand new nonfiction narrative content on the topics kids love, each book is written and reviewed by literacy experts, and contains a glossary and index making them the perfect choice for helping develop strong reading habits for kids ages 3-11
Diving dolphin by Karen Wallace( Book )

19 editions published between 2000 and 2015 in English and held by 1,471 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young dolphin's life is full of adventure--can he escape the killer whales?
Rockets and spaceships by Karen Wallace( Book )

14 editions published between 2001 and 2016 in English and held by 1,390 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes how space shuttles, probes, satellites, the Hubble space telescope, and space stations allow astronaunts to explore the moon and planets
Big machines by Karen Wallace( Book )

10 editions published between 2000 and 2003 in English and Spanish and held by 1,386 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Demonstrates how the crane, bulldozer, dump truck, and other construction machines all play a part in building a new park
Born to be a butterfly by Karen Wallace( Book )

10 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in English and Spanish and held by 1,274 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Simple text and photographs describe the stages by which a butterfly develops from an egg
Gentle giant octopus by Karen Wallace( Book )

19 editions published between 1998 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the physical characteristics and behavior of a giant octopus and how she searches for a home at the bottom of the ocean, lays her eggs and protects them from predators until they can hatch
A bed for the winter by Karen Wallace( Book )

11 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in English and Spanish and held by 939 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dormouse encounters many different animals as she searches for a place to spend the winter
Think of an eel by Karen Wallace( Book )

26 editions published between 1993 and 2012 in English and held by 903 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Text and illustrations discuss the characteristics and life cycle of the eel
Busy buzzy bee by Karen Wallace( Book )

9 editions published between 1999 and 2017 in English and Chinese and held by 880 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains the behavior and lives of bees, discussing how they collect nectar from flowers, care for their eggs and queen bee, and communicate with each other
Scarlette Beane by Karen Wallace( Book )

12 editions published between 1999 and 2002 in 3 languages and held by 865 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Scarlette Beane is born, the tips of her fingers glow green and her mother knows she will do something wonderful. One night Scarlette plants some seeds and the ensuing vegetables are so huge the whole village must harvest them
Duckling days by Karen Wallace( Book )

10 editions published between 1999 and 2011 in English and Chinese and held by 837 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A mother duck builds her nest, lays her eggs, hatches six ducklings, and teaches them about life on their own
Imagine you are a crocodile by Karen Wallace( Book )

6 editions published between 1996 and 2003 in English and Undetermined and held by 828 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of a crocodile's life told from the view of the crocodile
My hen is dancing by Karen Wallace( Book )

15 editions published between 1993 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 792 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recreates a hen's day in the farmyard as she eats, keeps her feathers clean, and cares for her chicks. Includes additional facts in the form of hand-lettered notes
Whatever the weather by Karen Wallace( Book )

10 editions published between 1999 and 2005 in English and held by 776 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Text, illustrations, and photographs of a boy looking out the window introduce different kinds of weather as it changes from day to day
A trip to the zoo by Karen Wallace( Book )

7 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 742 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two brothers learn about wild animals by visiting the zoo
Bears in the forest by Karen Wallace( Book )

16 editions published between 1994 and 2009 in English and Chinese and held by 715 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Continuing the Read and Wonder series, which combines fictional stories with facts, Wallace follows a black bear mother and two cubs from the cubs' birth through their second summer. Pencil-and-watercolor illustrations on double-page spreads often show the mother's watchful behavior on one page and the cubs' playful actions on the other
A day at Seagull beach by Karen Wallace( Book )

8 editions published between 1999 and 2008 in English and Chinese and held by 608 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A seagull flies over the sea looking for something before returning to its nest
Think of a beaver by Karen Wallace( Book )

8 editions published between 1993 and 2010 in English and held by 585 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pictures and rhythmic text provide a close-up look at the habits and homes of North American beavers
I am an ankylosaurus by Karen Wallace( Book )

8 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 584 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

I am an ankylosaurus. Look through my eyes and see what I see. A mother ankylosaurus lays her eggs and must protect them from fierce predators. She swings her tail powerfully. Bone smashes bone. Can anything get by this armored beast? Follow an ankylosaurus as she goes about her day and learn what life was like in the prehistoric age
 
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Audience Level
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Audience level: 0.16 (from 0.10 for Big machin ... to 0.31 for Think of a ...)

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Big machines
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Wild baby animalsDiving dolphinRockets and spaceshipsBig machinesBorn to be a butterflyGentle giant octopusA bed for the winterThink of an eel
Alternative Names
Wallace, K.

Wallace, K. 1951- (Karen)

Wallace, K. (Karen)

וואלעס, קרן

וועלס, קרן

ולאס, קרן

월레스, 카렌

월레스, 캐런

월리스, 캐런

ウォーラス, カレン

ウォレス, カレン

Languages
English (231)

Spanish (12)

Chinese (8)

German (4)