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Sidman, Joyce

Overview
Works: 49 works in 161 publications in 5 languages and 29,576 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Poetry  Nature poetry  Picture books  Concrete poetry  Visual poetry  Fiction  Stories in rhyme  Humorous poetry  History 
Roles: Author, Performer
Classifications: PS3569.I295, 811.54
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Joyce Sidman
Red sings from treetops : a year in colors by Joyce Sidman( Book )

13 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 4,731 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The names of colors are woven into unrhymed poems that celebrate the seasons
Song of the water boatman : & other pond poems by Joyce Sidman( Book )

7 editions published between 2002 and 2006 in English and Korean and held by 3,679 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of poems that provide a look at some of the animals, insects, and plants that are found in ponds, with accompanying information about each
Meow ruff by Joyce Sidman( Book )

4 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 3,240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A story in concrete poetry in which a dog slips out of his house and meets a white cat left alone on the street. Together their adventure begins
Butterfly eyes and other secrets of the meadow by Joyce Sidman( Book )

4 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in English and Chinese and held by 2,852 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Discover the hidden world of the meadow in this unique combination of poetry riddles and science wisdom"--Jacket
Dark emperor & other poems of the night by Joyce Sidman( Book )

11 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 2,547 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of poems that celebrates the wonder, mystery, and danger of the night and describes the many things that hide in the dark
Swirl by swirl : spirals in nature by Joyce Sidman( Book )

12 editions published between 2011 and 2018 in English and held by 2,226 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Celebrates the shape of a spiral in nature, from rushing rivers to flower buds and even the shape of an ear
Ubiquitous : celebrating nature's survivors by Joyce Sidman( Book )

6 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 1,811 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Poems and factual information about some of the creatures that live on Planet Earth
Winter Bees & Other Poems of the Cold by Joyce Sidman( Book )

4 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 1,484 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In this outstanding picture book collection of poems by Newbery Honor-winning poet, Joyce Sidman ("Song of the Water Boatman," " Dark Emperor and Other Poems of the Night"), discover how animals stay alive in the wintertime and learn about their secret lives happening under the snow. Paired with stunning linoleum print illustrations by Rick Allen, that celebrate nature's beauty and power."--The publisher
Before morning by Joyce Sidman( Book )

12 editions published between 2015 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 1,457 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Just this once, schedules are swept aside as a too busy world suddenly revels in the freedom and peace of the snow. The joy and wonder of a snowy day is brought to new life in this destined-to-be-a-classic picture book from Newbery Honor author, Joyce Sidman, and Caldecott winning artist, Beth Krommes"--Publisher's website
This is just to say : poems of apology and forgiveness by Joyce Sidman( Book )

8 editions published between 2007 and 2014 in English and held by 1,307 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Mrs. Merz asks her sixth grade class to write poems of apology, they end up liking their poems so much that they decide to put them together into a book. Not only that, but they get the people to whom they apologized to write poems back. In haiku, pantoums, two-part poems, snippets, and rhymes, Mrs. Merz"s class writes of crushes, overbearing parents, loving and losing pets, and more. Some poets are deeply sorry; some not at all. Some are forgiven; some are not. In each pair of poems a relationship, a connection, is revealed
Round by Joyce Sidman( Book )

7 editions published between 2017 and 2018 in 3 languages and held by 1,106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Newbery-Honor winning poet Joyce Sidman invites readers to search their worlds for round objects in nature. Illustrated with warm, intimate art by two-time New York Times Best Illustrated artist Taeeun Yoo, this fresh celebration shows why we love this shape best."--
The girl who drew butterflies : how Maria Merian's art changed science by Joyce Sidman( Book )

4 editions published in 2018 in English and held by 714 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Newbery-Honor winning author Joyce Sidman explores the extraordinary life and scientific discoveries of Maria Merian, who discovered the truth about metamorphosis and documented the science behind the mystery in this visual biography that features many original paintings by Maria herself."--
What the Heart Knows : chants, charms & blessings by Joyce Sidman( Book )

5 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 692 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Calls up ancient forms of the spoken word and translates them into the twenty-first century"--Dust jacket flap
The world according to dog : poems and teen voices by Joyce Sidman( Book )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and held by 592 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of the poems about dogs is accompanied by essays by young people about the dogs in their lives
Eureka! : poems about inventors by Joyce Sidman( Book )

3 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 311 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains a collection of poems about the inventors whose inventions made our lives easier
Just us two : poems about animal dads by Joyce Sidman( Book )

2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 273 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eleven poems present life from the point of view of various animal fathers and their young, including Emperor penguins, Nile crocodiles, and giant water bugs
Red sings from treetops by Joyce Sidman( Recording )

9 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in English and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The names of colors are woven into unrhymed poems that celebrate the seasons
Dark emperor : & other poems of the night by Joyce Sidman( Recording )

12 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in English and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of poems that celebrates the wonder, mystery, and danger of the night and describes the many things that hide in the dark
Mei li de luo xuan = Swirl by swirl : spirals in nature by Joyce Sidman( Book )

3 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in Chinese and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Celebrates the shape of a spiral in nature, from rushing rivers to flower buds and even the shape of an ear
The tree that time built : [a celebration of nature, science, and imagination]( Recording )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An anthology of more than 100 poems celebrating the wonders of the natural world and encouraging environmental awareness. Includes an audio CD that comprises readings of 44 of the poems, many performed by the poets themselves
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Red sings from treetops : a year in colors
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Song of the water boatman : & other pond poemsMeow ruffButterfly eyes and other secrets of the meadowDark emperor & other poems of the nightSwirl by swirl : spirals in natureUbiquitous : celebrating nature's survivorsThis is just to say : poems of apology and forgivenessThe world according to dog : poems and teen voices
Alternative Names
Joyce Sidman American children's writer

Joyce Sidman Amerikaans schrijfster

Joyce Sidman escritora de literatura infantil estadounidense

Qiaoyisi Xideman

Xideman, Qiaoyisi

시드먼, 조이스

シドマン, ジョイス

乔伊斯 西德曼 著

西德曼 著, 乔伊斯

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