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Foster, John 1941 October 12-

Overview
Works: 448 works in 1,003 publications in 1 language and 23,617 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Poetry  Dictionaries  Nursery rhymes 
Roles: Author, Editor, Compiler, Other, Adapter, Artist
Classifications: PR1175.3, 821.00809282
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by John Foster
Dragon poems by John Foster( Book )

14 editions published between 1990 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 860 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of poems about a variety of dragons, including purple dragons, fiery dragons, cross-eyed dragons and the last dragon
My first Oxford book of poems by John Foster( Book )

6 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in English and held by 759 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of poems for children by such authors as Robert Louis Stevenson, Wordsworth, D.H. Lawrence, and Christina Rossetti
Let's celebrate : festival poems by John Foster( Book )

12 editions published between 1989 and 2005 in English and held by 650 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An illustrated collection of festival and holiday poems from around the world
Dinosaur poems by John Foster( Book )

8 editions published between 1993 and 2004 in English and held by 549 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of poems about a variety of dinosaurs. Suggested level: primary, intermediate
First verses : finger rhymes, action rhymes, counting rhymes, chanting rhymes by John Foster( Book )

12 editions published between 1996 and 2003 in English and Undetermined and held by 503 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of fourteen finger rhymes, fourteen counting rhymes, seventeen chanting rhymes, and fourteen action rhymes
Monster poems by John Foster( Book )

9 editions published between 1991 and 2004 in English and held by 446 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a collection of poems about monsters
My first Oxford book of animal poems by John Foster( Book )

6 editions published between 2001 and 2005 in English and held by 407 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collects poems about animals by poets including John Keats, Christina Rossetti, William Blake, Jack Prelutsky, and Jane Yolen
Pet poems by John Foster( Book )

7 editions published between 1993 and 2007 in English and held by 382 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An illustrated collection of children's poems about all kinds of pets
Barron's junior rhyming dictionary by John Foster( Book )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 373 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An illustrated dictionary of rhyming words for children
A first poetry book by John Foster( Book )

6 editions published between 1979 and 1999 in English and Undetermined and held by 356 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Never say boo to a ghost : and other haunting rhymes by John Foster( Book )

7 editions published between 1990 and 2006 in English and held by 323 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Poems to chill your blood and make you die laughing about ghosts, witches, vampires, zombies, and headless horsemen, monsters, werewolves, and haunted houses
Drift upon a dream : poems for sleepy babies( Book )

2 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and held by 303 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

American and English poems for young children about the end of the day, bedtime, and sleep
Magic poems by John Foster( Book )

5 editions published between 1997 and 2004 in English and held by 303 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of poems about every kind of magic you can think of, including wizards, magicians, enchanters, goblins, trolls, genies, unicorns, ogres, ghosts, and phantoms. Suggested level: primary, intermediate
School's out by John Foster( Book )

7 editions published between 1988 and 2009 in English and held by 266 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of humorous poems about many aspects of school life including school dinners, teachers, bullies, homework, school outings, and reports. Suggested level: primary, intermediate, junior secondary
Finger rhymes by John Foster( Book )

6 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and held by 261 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of finger rhymes about birds, earthworms, fireworks, and caterpillars
Excuses, excuses : poems about school by John Foster( Book )

6 editions published between 1997 and 2009 in English and held by 250 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of humorous poems about many aspects of school life including teachers, classrooms, playgrounds, bullies, games, assemblies, homework and reports. Suggested level: primary, intermediate, junior secondary
My first Oxford book of Christmas poems( Book )

3 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in English and held by 249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An illustrated collection of poems about Christmas
A Very first poetry book( Book )

8 editions published between 1984 and 1995 in English and Undetermined and held by 244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This collection of poems were written especially for these volumes, and among the poets included are Roald Dahl, Grace Nichols, Judith Viorst, Jack Prelutsky, and David McCord
Fantastic football poems by John Foster( Book )

6 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 238 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Here is a collection of fabulously funny poems put together by John Foster and illustrated with creative genius by Korky Paul. There are poems by a range of authors about all kinds of football matches - including meteorite footballs, football on the moon, a witches versus wizards football match, the goalie with expanding hands, and the Stone Age man who invented football. --Oxford University Press. A lively collection of verses which are accompanied by Korky Paul's equally energetic illustrations. Fantastic Football Poems is bound to be a hit. --The School Librarian
See you later, escalator : rhymes for the very young( Book )

5 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in English and held by 235 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a collection of nonsense rhymes accompanied by colorful illustrations of the rhymes
 
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My first Oxford book of poems
Alternative Names
Foster, John 1941 Oct. 12-

Foster, John L.

Foster, John L. 1941-

Foster, John L. (John Louis), 1941-

Foster, John Louis.

Foster, John Louis 1941-

Stuart, Derek.

Stuart, Derek 1941-

Languages
English (131)

Covers
My first Oxford book of poemsLet's celebrate : festival poemsDinosaur poemsFirst verses : finger rhymes, action rhymes, counting rhymes, chanting rhymesMonster poemsMy first Oxford book of animal poemsPet poemsBarron's junior rhyming dictionary