WorldCat Identities

Walsh, Melanie

Overview
Works: 98 works in 256 publications in 9 languages and 9,913 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Pictorial works  Lift-the-flap books  Toy and movable books  Picture books  Board books  Christmas stories  Split-page books 
Roles: Author, Illustrator
Classifications: QL765, E
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 )

21 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 1,055 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines easy ways to reuse items and why it's important to do so
Do monkeys tweet? by Melanie Walsh( Book )

9 editions published between 1997 and 2005 in 4 languages and held by 1,026 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 )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 853 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a variety of facts about the habitation behaviors of such animals as crocodiles, giraffes, goats, and lions
Do donkeys dance? by Melanie Walsh( Book )

7 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and held by 826 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. On board pages
My nose, your nose by Melanie Walsh( Book )

6 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 824 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
My beak, your beak by Melanie Walsh( Book )

6 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 686 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
Living with Mom and living with Dad by Melanie Walsh( Book )

2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 650 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A little girl describes what her life is like now that her parents no longer live together
Hide and sleep by Melanie Walsh( Book )

7 editions published between 1999 and 2003 in English and French and held by 461 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
Isaac and his amazing Asperger superpowers! by Melanie Walsh( Book )

7 editions published in 2016 in English and French and held by 455 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
Ned's rainbow by Melanie Walsh( Book )

4 editions published between 2000 and 2003 in French and English and held by 386 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 )

4 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 279 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 )

12 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 241 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
My green day 10 green things I can do today by Melanie Walsh( Book )

14 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 236 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young child describes ten things she does in her day which help the environment, including eating a free-range egg, hanging clothes to dry outside and putting on a jersey when she is cold. Uses a story format to present factual information
Trick or treat? by Melanie Walsh( Book )

6 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and French and held by 221 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 )

5 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in Italian and English and held by 183 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 )

7 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 180 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 )

4 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 164 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 162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Youngsters may lift the flaps to find the opposite of the terms depicted in the illustrations. On board pages
What's there? by Melanie Walsh( Book )

7 editions published between 2001 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lift the flaps of a trash can, a flower pot, and a pillow, to discover what is hiding there
Ho! ho! ho! by Melanie Walsh( Book )

2 editions published in 2006 in Welsh and English and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's Christmas time. But what's that twinkling on the treetop? Who is singing outside? And what surprises will Father Christmas leave? Lift the flaps to find out
 
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10 things I can do to help my world : fun and easy eco-tips
Alternative Names
Melanie Walsh English writer and illustrator

월쉬, 멜라니

월시, 멜라니

ウォルシュ, メラニー

Languages
English (84)

French (20)

Japanese (10)

Chinese (8)

Italian (7)

Korean (4)

Spanish (2)

Dutch (2)

Welsh (1)

Covers
Do monkeys tweet?Do lions live on lily pads?Do donkeys dance?My nose, your noseMy beak, your beakHide and sleepNed's rainbowMinnie and her baby brother