WorldCat Identities

Blanco, Osvaldo

Overview
Works: 27 works in 54 publications in 2 languages and 5,565 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Picture books  Folklore  Historical fiction  Humorous fiction  Board books  Children's audiobooks  Stories in rhyme  Stories, plots, etc 
Roles: Author, Translator
Classifications: PZ8.1.A213, E
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Most widely held works by Osvaldo Blanco
Kitten's first full moon by Kevin Henkes( Book )

5 editions published in 2006 in Spanish and English and held by 972 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Kitten mistakes the full moon for a bowl of milk, she ends up tired, wet, and hungry trying to reach it
Why mosquitoes buzz in people's ears : a West African tale by Verna Aardema( Book )

2 editions published in 1998 in Spanish and held by 500 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A retelling of a traditional West African tale that reveals how the mosquito developed its annoying habit. A mosquito annoyed the iguana, who frightened the python, who scared the rabbit, and now the whole jungle is in an uproar because the sun won't rise. The animals discuss the situation and decide to punish the mosquito. Even today, whenever we hear a mosquito buzz, we smack it hard!
The talking eggs : a folktale from the American South by Robert D San Souci( Book )

4 editions published in 1996 in Spanish and English and held by 309 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Southern folktale in which kink Blanche, following the instructions of an old witch, gains riches, while her greedy sister makes fun of the old woman and is duly rewarded
Noisy Nora by Rosemary Wells( Book )

2 editions published in 1997 in Spanish and held by 289 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Feeling neglected, Nora makes more and more noise to attract her parents' attention
Make way for ducklings by Robert McCloskey( Book )

4 editions published between 1996 and 2000 in Spanish and English and held by 289 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mr. and Mrs. Mallard proudly return to their home in the Boston Public Garden with their eight offspring
The Christmas witch by Steven Kellogg( Book )

1 edition published in 1996 in Spanish and held by 242 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gloria must prove that she has what it takes to become a Christmas Witch by bringing peace to a planet occupied by two feuding factions
Ricitos Dorados y los tres osos by James Marshall( Book )

1 edition published in 1996 in Spanish and held by 240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three bears return home from a walk to find a little girl asleep in baby bear's bed
The adventures of taxi dog by Debra Barracca( Book )

2 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in Spanish and held by 233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A stray dog in New York City is adopted by a taxi driver, with whom he thereafter rides and shares adventures each day
No jumping on the bed! by Tedd Arnold( Book )

3 editions published between 1997 and 2003 in Spanish and held by 218 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Walter lives near the top floor of a tall apartment building, where one night his habit of jumping on his bed leads to a tumultous fall through floor after floor, collecting occupants all the way down. Walter has been told not to jump on the bed, but he just can't resist. Higher and higher he bounces until the floor cracks and down he tumbles, bed and all, into the apartment below. And so begins the most exciting nighttime adventure of Walter's life. This wild and giddy book has been enthralling children for many years. Now it has been edited for an even younger audience, but it hasn't lost any of its humor and glee
Last one in is a rotten egg by Leonard P Kessler( Book )

2 editions published in 1995 in Spanish and held by 200 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After Freddy is pushed into deep water by a couple of toughs, he decides to learn to swim
Paco y la bruja : cuento popular puertorriqueño by Felix Pitre( Book )

2 editions published in 1995 in Spanish and held by 190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young boy is trapped by a crafty witch who will not free him unless he can guess her name
A shepherd's gift by Mary Calhoun( Book )

2 editions published in 2001 in Spanish and held by 175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While looking for his lost lamb, an orphaned shepherd boy meets Mary, Joseph, and newborn baby Jesus in a manger
The escape of Marvin the ape by Caralyn Buehner( Book )

3 editions published between 1997 and 2002 in Spanish and held by 169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Un libro de imágenes hilarantes sobre el fugitivo más atractiva en la historia del zoo. Aprovechando la oportunidad, Marvin, un mono amistoso, decide explorar el mundo fuera de su jaula y le resulta encantador
My little wagon by Alma Powell( Book )

1 edition published in 2003 in Spanish and held by 167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this illustrated book for children, a little bear works and enjoys her little red wagon and all that she can do with it
Hill of fire by Thomas P Lewis( Book )

1 edition published in 1997 in Spanish and held by 145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An easy-to-read account of the birth of Parícutin volcano in the field of a poor Mexican farmer
Somewhere in the darkness by Walter Dean Myers( Book )

2 editions published between 1994 and 2003 in Spanish and held by 142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A teenage boy accompanies his father, who has recently escaped from prison, on a trip that turns out to be a time of often painful discovery for them both
Caillou : just like daddy by Christine L'Heureux( Book )

1 edition published in 2004 in Spanish and held by 131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Caillou decides that his Daddy's life is a perfect example to follow
The runaway balloon by Ellen Sandhaus( Book )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Why mosquitoes buzz in people's ears : a West African taleThe talking eggs : a folktale from the American SouthNoisy NoraMake way for ducklingsThe Christmas witchRicitos Dorados y los tres ososThe adventures of taxi dogNo jumping on the bed!