WorldCat Identities

Walsh, Melanie

Overview
Works: 96 works in 287 publications in 10 languages and 10,848 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Pictorial works  Picture books  Toy and movable books  Lift-the-flap books  Miscellanea  Board books  Split-page books 
Roles: Author, Illustrator
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Melanie Walsh
10 things I can do to help my world : fun and easy eco-tips by Melanie Walsh( Book )

33 editions published between 2008 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 1,158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A beautifully simple book for small children where transforming pages reveal ten things that everyone can do to help conserve their world. Many of them, such as turning off the television, and turning off lights when leaving a room are about conserving energy. Others will encourage an understanding of nature and conservation
Do pigs have stripes? by Melanie Walsh( Book )

20 editions published between 1995 and 2002 in 7 languages and held by 1,058 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Readers must identify animals by physical characteristics, asking questions such as "are these a monkey's antlers?"
Do monkeys tweet? by Melanie Walsh( Book )

11 editions published between 1997 and 2005 in 4 languages and held by 976 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Asks such questions as "Do little mice purr?" and "Do butterflies growl?" and then tells which animal makes each specific sound
Do lions live on lily pads? by Melanie Walsh( Book )

4 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 836 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a variety of facts about the habitation behaviors of such animals as crocodiles, giraffes, goats, and lions
My nose, your nose by Melanie Walsh( Book )

6 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 823 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Looks at what pairs of children have in common, despite their obvious differences, such as Daisy and Kit both kicking hard in the swimming pool, although one's legs are short and the other's long
Do donkeys dance? by Melanie Walsh( Book )

8 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and held by 785 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Asks such questions as "Do hippos hop?" and "Can ladybugs stand on one leg?" and then tells which animal makes each specific movement
Living with Mom and living with Dad by Melanie Walsh( Book )

2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 670 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A little girl describes what her life is like now that her parents no longer live together
My beak, your beak by Melanie Walsh( Book )

5 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 656 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Looks at what pairs of animals have in common, despite their obvious differences, such as sharks swimming in the deep ocean and goldfish swimming in a bowl, both blowing bubbles
Isaac and his amazing Asperger superpowers! by Melanie Walsh( Book )

10 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 644 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A little boy with Asperger's syndrome celebrates his differences while explaining how he often has more energy than other kids, has very acute senses, and says things that may be blunt but are never intended to be mean
Hide and sleep by Melanie Walsh( Book )

6 editions published between 1999 and 2003 in English and French and held by 420 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At bedtime Princess Poppy decides that, instead of going to bed, she is going to hide, trying several hiding places before finding the perfect one
Ned's rainbow by Melanie Walsh( Book )

5 editions published between 2000 and 2003 in English and French and held by 368 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Upset because he cannot reach and touch the colors of his first rainbow, Ned finds another rainbow that he can touch
Minnie and her baby brother by Melanie Walsh( Book )

5 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 270 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Young Minnie describes what it is like to have a baby brother in the house
Goodbye grandma : helping young children cope with bereavement by Melanie Walsh( Book )

13 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 261 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is a lift-the-flap book to help very young children cope with bereavement. When a little boy is told that his grandma has died, he isn't really sure what death means. In this reassuring lift-the-flap book with bold and colourful illustrations, he asks his mum important questions about death and bereavement. Why do people have to die? What happens to them once they are dead? What can he do to remember his grandma? Through this gentle dialogue between parent and child, Melanie Walsh sensitively explores the issues surrounding death and bereavement from a child's perspective. It is ideal for young children who have been bereaved. Questions about death are explored in a sensitive open-ended way which will offer reassurance in what can be a difficult time for both parents and children. Big flaps, bold illustrations and simple text make the book accessible for very young children
Trick or treat? by Melanie Walsh( Book )

8 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and French and held by 209 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Flaps reveal a host of Halloween-related creatures and characters as a little girl looks to see the whereabouts of a creepy spider, the contents of a boiling cauldron, and the brightness of the moon as it hangs in the evening sky. On board pages
Living with mum and living with dad : my two homes by Melanie Walsh( Book )

7 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in Italian and English and held by 201 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mum and Dad don't live together any more, so sometimes this little girl lives with her mum and her cat, and sometimes she lives with her dad. She has two bedrooms and two sets of toys, but she takes her favourite toys with her wherever she goes. This simple, warm lift-the-flap book with bold and colourful illustrations is a reassuring representation of separation for the youngest children. Melanie Walsh visits the changes in routine that are familiar to many children that live with separate parents and are loved by both
Monster, monster by Melanie Walsh( Book )

8 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 166 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

There's a monster in the house, but where is it? Each scary shape in this book looks like it must be the one, but young readers will laugh when they see the silly surprises behind the flaps. Full-color illustrations
My world, your world by Melanie Walsh( Book )

5 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shows the similarities and differences between children all around the world
Big and little by Melanie Walsh( Book )

7 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in 3 languages and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Youngsters may lift the flaps to find the opposite of the terms depicted in the illustrations. On board pages
My green day 10 green things I can do today by Melanie Walsh( Book )

5 editions published between 2010 and 2018 in English and held by 136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Make every day a green day with ten simple things to do between breakfast and bedtime. Turn the innovative shaped pages to reveal ten ways in which every child can make their day greener. With a helpful explanation to back up every activity, this is the perfect picture book for teaching young children the importance of conservation
What's there? by Melanie Walsh( Book )

6 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in 3 languages and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lift the flaps of a trash can, a flower pot, and a pillow, to discover what is hiding there
 
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10 things I can do to help my world : fun and easy eco-tips
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Do pigs have stripes?Do monkeys tweet?Do lions live on lily pads?My nose, your noseDo donkeys dance?My beak, your beakHide and sleepNed's rainbow
Alternative Names
Melanie Walsh English writer and illustrator

월쉬, 멜라니

월시, 멜라니

ウォルシュ, メラニー

Languages
English (102)

French (21)

Japanese (13)

Chinese (9)

German (8)

Italian (7)

Spanish (6)

Korean (4)

Dutch (2)

Danish (1)