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Fancher, Lou

Overview
Works: 109 works in 342 publications in 5 languages and 45,605 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Stories in rhyme  Picture books  Biography  Biographies  Poetry  Humorous fiction  Christmas poetry  Fairy tales 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, ilt
Classifications: PZ8.3.G276, E
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Lou Fancher
My many colored days by Seuss( Book )

32 editions published between 1996 and 2001 in 3 languages and held by 3,870 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This rhyming story describes each day in terms of a particular color which in turn is associated with specific emotions
The cheese by Margie Palatini( Book )

6 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 3,492 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After they all agree to ignore the story of "The Farmer in the Dell," the rat, cat, dog, child, farmer, and his wife have a party featuring the tempting hunk of cheese
The boy on Fairfield Street : how Ted Geisel grew up to become Dr. Seuss by Kathleen Krull( Book )

14 editions published between 2004 and 2015 in English and Chinese and held by 3,004 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces the life of renowned children's author and illustrator Ted Geisel, popularly known as Dr. Seuss, focusing on his childhood and youth in Springfield, Massachusetts
Casey back at bat by Dan Gutman( Book )

3 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 2,870 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Mighty Casey is back at bat with a 2nd chance to bring joy to Mudville."--Source other than the Library of Congress
New York's bravest by Mary Pope Osborne( Book )

9 editions published between 2002 and 2006 in English and held by 1,693 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells of the heroic deeds of the legendary New York firefighter, Mose Humphreys
A poem for Peter : the story of Ezra Jack Keats and the creation of The snowy day by Andrea Davis Pinkney( Book )

6 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in English and held by 1,290 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of The Snowy Day begins more than one hundred years ago, when Ezra Jack Keats was born in Brooklyn, N.Y. The family were struggling Polish immigrants, and despite Keats's obvious talent, his father worried that Ezra's dream of being an artist was an unrealistic one. But Ezra was determined. By high school he was winning prizes and scholarships. Later, jobs followed with the WPA (Works Progress Administration) and Marvel comics. But it was many years before Keats's greatest dream was realized and he had the opportunity to write and illustrate his own book. For more than two decades, Ezra had kept pinned to his wall a series of photographs of an adorable African American child. In Keats's hands, the boy morphed into Peter, a boy in a red snowsuit, out enjoying the pristine snow; the book became The Snowy Day, winner of the Caldecott Medal, the first mainstream book to feature an African American child. It was also the first of many books featuring Peter and the children of his -- and Keats's -- neighborhood
Cat, you better come home by Garrison Keillor( Book )

11 editions published between 1995 and 2010 in English and held by 1,268 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dissatisfied with her life, Puff the cat leaves home and becomes a rich and glamorous model, but eventually returns having found out that it's better to be who you are
Silver seeds : a book of nature poems by Paul Paolilli( Book )

6 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in English and held by 1,200 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

See the world of nature in a new light
The king's taster by Kenneth Oppel( Book )

7 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 1,190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The royal chef takes Max the dog, the royal taster, on several international journeys to find a dish for the land's pickiest king
I walk at night by Lois Duncan( Book )

7 editions published between 2000 and 2003 in English and Japanese and held by 1,177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A cat describes the ways in which it enjoys spending the day and night
Jim Henson : the guy who played with puppets by Kathleen Krull( Book )

3 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 1,173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chronicles the life of Jim Henson, describing how he pushed the boundaries of entertainment and brought the art of puppets to a new level with the creation of his Muppets
Goyangi means cat by Christine McDonnell( Book )

5 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 1,073 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An understanding cat helps a young Korean girl adjust to her new home in America
Amazing peace : a Christmas poem by Maya Angelou( Recording )

5 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 941 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Angelou's poem celebrates the promise of peace in the holiday season. In this simple story, a family joins with their community--rich and poor, black and white, Muslim and Jew--to celebrate the holidays
The ugly duckling by Stephen Mitchell( Book )

4 editions published in 2008 in English and Romanian and held by 885 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An ugly duckling spends an unhappy year ostracized by the other animals before he grows into a beautiful swan
The first night by B. G Hennessy( Book )

14 editions published between 1993 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 830 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A simple retelling of the birth of Jesus with emphasis on the quiet time before the arrival of the shepherds, angels, and kings
Felix Salten's Bambi by Janet Schulman( Book )

6 editions published between 1999 and 2005 in English and held by 825 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Retells the adventures of a young deer growing up and learning about life in the forest
A boy named FDR : how Franklin D. Roosevelt grew up to change America by Kathleen Krull( Book )

5 editions published between 2010 and 2016 in English and held by 741 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Focuses on Franklin D. Roosevelt's childhood years and summarizes his achievements as president
What a good big brother! by Diane Wright Landolf( Book )

3 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 734 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cameron is always ready to help when his baby sister cries, whether by handing wipes to his father during a diaper change or finding the nursing pillow for his mother, until one day, when no one else can stop Sadie's tears, her big brother succeeds and gets a wonderful reward
The dancing tiger by Malachy Doyle( Book )

9 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in English and held by 734 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the moon is full, a mysterious tiger dances through the changing seasons with a little girl
Dr. Seuss : the great doodler by Kate Klimo( Book )

2 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 699 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"How Ted Geisel became Dr. Seuss"--
 
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The cheese
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The cheeseThe boy on Fairfield Street : how Ted Geisel grew up to become Dr. SeussCasey back at batNew York's bravestCat, you better come homeSilver seeds : a book of nature poemsThe king's tasterI walk at night
Alternative Names
Fancher, Louise

팡셔, 루

팬처, 루

ファンチャー, ルー

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