WorldCat Identities

Whatley, Bruce

Overview
Works: 194 works in 684 publications in 7 languages and 34,228 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Poetry  Fiction  Picture books  Narrative poetry  Christmas poetry  Diary fiction  Christmas stories  Stories in rhyme  Epistolary fiction 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Creator, Translator, Other
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Most widely held works by Bruce Whatley
Diary of a wombat by Jackie French( Book )

44 editions published between 2002 and 2016 in English and Spanish and held by 2,526 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In his diary, a wombat describes his life of eating, sleeping, and getting to know some new human neighbors
The perfect pet by Margie Palatini( Book )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 1,554 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bird? Bunny? Turtle? Fish? Elizabeth really, really wants a pet, but her parents say NO to all of her ideas. Instead, she ends up with a cactus called Carolyn. And after some very unsuccessful campaigning, to her wonderful surprise, Elizabeth encounters Doug -- surely the most unusual and special pet of all. Even Carolyn agrees. Margie Palatini and Bruce Whatley team up for a wacky picture book that handles a topic every parent and child will relate to -- choosing that just perfect pet
The night before Christmas : poem by Clement Clarke Moore( Book )

11 editions published between 1998 and 2004 in English and held by 1,412 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The well-known poem about an important Christmas Eve visitor
Wait! No paint! by Bruce Whatley( Book )

4 editions published between 2001 and 2005 in English and held by 1,372 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The three little pigs are in their usual trouble with the big bad wolf, until a mysterious Voice gets involved and mixes things up
Too many pears! by Jackie French( Book )

15 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 1,223 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pamela loves pears and she'll do anything to get them. Can Amy find a way to keep the pears safe? Suggested level: junior
Martha doesn't say sorry! by Samantha Berger( Book )

11 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 1,138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Young Martha learns that she must apologize for her bad behavior if she wants people to cooperate with her
Diary of a baby wombat by Jackie French( Book )

12 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and German and held by 1,028 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Through a week of diary entries, a wombat describes his life of sleeping, playing, and helping his mother look for a bigger hole in which to make their home
Here comes Santa Claus by Gene Autry( Book )

9 editions published between 1947 and 2012 in English and Chinese and held by 1,012 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Santa Claus is riding down Santa Claus Lane tonight with toys for all girls and boys
Christmas wombat by Jackie French( Book )

9 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and German and held by 962 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Christmas from a wombat's point of view, including competition for the carrots children have left out for Santa's reindeer, and guess who gets stuck in the chimney?"--
Josephine wants to dance by Jackie French( Book )

21 editions published between 2006 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 907 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Despite the discouragement of her little brother, Josephine proves that kangaroos can dance when she fills in for an injured prima ballerina. Suggested level: junior
Martha doesn't share! by Samantha Berger( Book )

5 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in English and held by 848 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Martha the otter learns there are unpleasant consequences for refusing to share with her baby brother
The Great Texas hamster drive by Eric A Kimmel( Book )

3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 845 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Pecos Bill's daughter gets two pet hamsters, they soon multiply into the hundreds, so Bill decides to take them all to Chicago where lots of boys and girls want pet hamsters
Pete the sheep-sheep by Jackie French( Book )

8 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 788 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The sheep-shearers in Shaggy Gully all have a sheep dog, but the new guy Shaun uses an extremely polite sheep named Pete
How to scratch a wombat : where to find it ... what to feed it ... why it sleeps all day by Jackie French( Book )

4 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 767 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the habits, life cycle, and natural environment of the wombat of Australia
Pig on the Titanic : a true story! by Gary Crew( Book )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 745 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On the disastrous night when the ocean liner Titanic sinks, the sounds of a pig-shaped music box cheer children escaping in a lifeboat. Based on a true story
Clinton Gregory's secret by Bruce Whatley( Book )

7 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 698 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Clinton Gregory has fantastic adventures every night, from fighting dragons to flying around the world with his friends, and he keeps each one a secret
Captain Pajamas by Bruce Whatley( Book )

5 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 680 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the middle of the night, Brian transforms himself into Captain Pajamas, Defender of the Universe, to save his older sister Jessie from attacking aliens, but they are nowhere to be found
On the first day of grade school by Emily Brenner( Book )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 653 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this cumulative rhyme based on "The Twelve Days of Christmas," a teacher receives an array of animals from her adoring students
Detective Donut and the wild Goose chase by Bruce Whatley( Book )

10 editions published between 1997 and 2005 in English and held by 631 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Detective Donut and his partner, Mouse, set out to find Professor Drake, the world-famous archaeologist who has mysteriously disappeared
I want a hippopotamus for Christmas by John Rox( Book )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 612 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An illustrated version of the song about a child who wants a hippopotamus for Christmas
 
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Diary of a wombat
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The perfect petThe night before Christmas : poemWait! No paint!Too many pears!Martha doesn't say sorry!Diary of a baby wombatHere comes Santa ClausChristmas wombat
Alternative Names
Bruce Whatley maker uit Australië

와틀리, 브루스 1954-

워틀리, 브루스 1954-

ホワットリー, ブルース

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