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Sturges, Philemon

Overview
Works: 54 works in 171 publications in 6 languages and 20,567 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Stories in rhyme  Folklore  Picture books  Illustrated works  Pictorial works  Christmas stories  Poetry  Board books 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PZ8.3.S9227, E
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Philemon Sturges
 
Most widely held works by Philemon Sturges
The Little Red Hen makes a pizza by Philemon Sturges( Book )

18 editions published between 1999 and 2006 in English and Korean and held by 2,243 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this version of the traditional tale, the duck, the dog, and the cat refuse to help the Little Red Hen make a pizza but do get to participate when the time comes to eat it
I love trains! by Philemon Sturges( Book )

18 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 1,827 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A boy expresses his love of trains, describing many kinds of train cars and their special jobs
Who took the cookies from the cookie jar? by Bonnie Lass( Book )

8 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and held by 1,676 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A skunk tries to find out which of his animal friends stole the cookies
I love trucks! by Philemon Sturges( Book )

11 editions published between 1999 and 2011 in English and Japanese and held by 1,583 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vroom vroom! Beep beep! Woo woo! As a boy plays in his sandbox with a bright yellow bulldozer and a sand-filled dump truck, he sees lots of trucks zoom by. From cherry pickers to steamrollers, each has a special job. But one truck does the best thing of all. Can you guess which one?
Ten flashing fireflies by Philemon Sturges( Book )

6 editions published between 1995 and 2014 in English and held by 1,233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two children catch fireflies on a summer night, putting them one by one into a jar until all ten are caught, and then they let them out to watch all ten fly away
Bridges are to cross by Philemon Sturges( Book )

11 editions published between 1995 and 2014 in English and French and held by 1,131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses different kinds of bridges, from train bridges to fortified castle bridges, and provides an example of each
I love school! by Philemon Sturges( Book )

8 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in English and held by 1,116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A brother and sister describe the things they love to do during their day at kindergarten
She'll be comin' 'round the mountain by Philemon Sturges( Book )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 1,113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

New words to the traditional tune describe a camper-driving, "hootin'" and "shoutin'" guest and the party that will begin when she arrives
This little pirate by Philemon Sturges( Book )

5 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 1,070 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two bands of pirates fight over a box, but when they raise the white flag and open the box together, they find a treasure to share
I love bugs! by Philemon Sturges( Book )

6 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in English and Spanish and held by 1,019 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A boy extols the various characteristics of insects, all of which he loves
I love planes! by Philemon Sturges( Book )

6 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in English and Japanese and held by 889 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A child celebrates his love of planes by naming his favorite kinds and their notable characteristics
How do you make a baby smile? by Philemon Sturges( Book )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 842 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Animal parents use their best tricks to make their babies smile, laugh, coo, and grin
I love tools! by Philemon Sturges( Book )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 813 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A boy and girl use a variety of tools to make a house for a friendly bluebird
Sacred places by Philemon Sturges( Book )

7 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in 4 languages and held by 616 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes various types of space which are sacred to different religions, including churches, mosques, synagogues, temples, and other shrines
The twelve days of Christmas : a piñata for the piñon tree by Philemon Sturges( Book )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 528 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides a Southwestern spin on a Christmas classic, enhanced with bright illustrations, musical notation, and a recipe for a New Mexican holiday cookie--the bizcochitos!
Waggers by Philemon Sturges( Book )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 521 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This rhyming story reveals the real reason why dogs always sniff each other when they meet
Down to the sea in ships by Philemon Sturges( Book )

6 editions published between 2004 and 2015 in English and held by 469 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Poems describe a variety of watercraft, from birch bark canoes to cruise ships, and reveal their impact on the world
Rainsong/snowsong by Philemon Sturges( Book )

3 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 437 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Illustrations and rhyming text describe the joys of playing in the rain and snow
Marushka and the Month Brothers : a folktale by Anna Vojtech( Book )

4 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 401 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A retelling of the Slavic folktale in which the Month Brothers' magic helps Marushka fulfill seemingly impossible tasks which prove the undoing of her greedy stepmother and stepsister
What's that sound, Woolly Bear? by Philemon Sturges( Book )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 364 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Woolly Bear quietly shuffles along looking for a place to spin her bed and dream of tiger moths, while all around her other bugs buzz, chatter, zip, and whir
 
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The Little Red Hen makes a pizza
Alternative Names
스터지, 필레몬

스터지스, 필레몬

スタージェス, ファリマン

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I love trains!Who took the cookies from the cookie jar?I love trucks!Ten flashing firefliesBridges are to crossI love school!She'll be comin' 'round the mountainThis little pirate