WorldCat Identities

Carnavas, Peter 1980-

Overview
Works: 73 works in 203 publications in 8 languages and 4,763 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Picture books  Pictorial works  Picture books for children  Novels in verse  Stories in rhyme  Humor  Humorous fiction 
Roles: Author, Illustrator
Classifications: PZ7.1.C416, A823.4
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Peter Carnavas
 
Most widely held works by Peter Carnavas
The children who loved books by Peter Carnavas( Book )

16 editions published between 2012 and 2018 in 3 languages and held by 662 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Angus and Lucy love books. They have hundreds of them. Then one day, all the books are taken away, and Angus and Lucy discover they need books more than they ever imagined. A warm and moving celebration of books and the way in which they bring us all together
Jessica's box by Peter Carnavas( Book )

24 editions published between 2008 and 2018 in 5 languages and held by 382 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

To attract and make friends, wheelchair-bound Jessica brings a different present to school each day in her cardboard box
The boy on the page by Peter Carnavas( Book )

9 editions published between 2013 and 2015 in English and Polish and held by 274 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A small boy lands on the page and, quite by accident, discovers the joy and wonders of life"--Cover
My totally awesome story by Pat Flynn( )

3 editions published between 2012 and 2015 in English and held by 259 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

My Totally Awesome Story is a school-based comedy about a fearless boy named Duane. As he fills in his writing workbook with his wicked stories and cartoons, Duane hilariously details his run-ins with the deputy principal, his misadventures with his best mate Meatball, his crush on hot chick Jackie, as well as his dreams to jump over 100 cars on his motorbike. A self-confessed legend, Duane will have kids laughing out loud to the very last page!
Blue whale blues by Peter Carnavas( Book )

5 editions published between 2015 and 2017 in English and held by 256 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"When Penguin hears Whale singing the blues, he tries to help. But how do you stop a blue whale feeling blue?"--Back cover
The elephant by Peter Carnavas( Book )

3 editions published between 2017 and 2020 in English and held by 242 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

'Your dad won't fix your bike until you fix your dad.' Olive's father has a sadness so big that she imagines it as an enormous elephant following him around. Every day Olive sees the elephant, and every day she wishes it would go. With the help of Grandad and her best friend, Arthur, Olive sets out to chase the elephant away. But how can Olive move something so big?
The important things by Peter Carnavas( Book )

15 editions published between 2009 and 2018 in 4 languages and held by 198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Christopher's mother wants to forget his father, so she collects up all of his father's old things and takes them to the secondhand shop. The objects begin to mysteriously reappear, and soon Christopher's mother realises that for Christopher the little things really are important when it comes to remembering his absent father. Suggested level: junior, primary
Last tree in the city by Peter Carnavas( Book )

13 editions published between 2010 and 2018 in 3 languages and held by 185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Edward is sad after he finds the last tree in the city is no longer standing. After some reflection, he finds a way to make things better. A poignant tale about the environment and the way children relate to its beauty
Oliver and George by Peter Carnavas( Book )

3 editions published between 2014 and 2017 in English and held by 175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Oliver tries desperately to get George to play with him, but George is far too engrossed in his book
Leave taking by Lorraine Marwood( Book )

1 edition published in 2018 in English and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

What if you had just one week left to say goodbye to everything you've ever known? Toby and his mum and dad are leaving their family farm after the death of Toby's younger sister, Leah. Together, they sort through all their belongings and put things aside to sell or throw out. It's a big task, and Toby doesn't want to leave the only place he's called home. As his last day on the farm approaches, Toby has a plan - a plan to say goodbye to all the things and places that mean something special to him and Leah, from the machinery shed to Pa's old truck to the chook house. With the help of his best friend, Trigger the dog, he learns what it means to take your leave
Jonathan! by Peter Carnavas( Book )

2 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Jonathan loves to dress up and scare his family, but they insist he is just not scary. What happens when Jonathan is too scary?"--Back cover
The great expedition by Peter Carnavas( Book )

10 editions published between 2011 and 2015 in English and Chinese and held by 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A group of young explorers travel across wild country to deliver a valuable package. Suggested level: junior, primary
What's in my lunchbox? by Peter Carnavas( Book )

4 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Today in my lunchbox I happened to find ...?
My pop is a pirate by Damon Young( Book )

3 editions published between 2015 and 2019 in English and Norwegian and held by 133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Some pops scream 'Huzzah!' when they dive in dazzling pools. But my pop is a pirate ... he yells 'Aaarrrgghhh!' and buries jewels. All pops are different. But what if your pop was really different? What if your pop was a ... pirate? A rollicking and comical picture book celebrating pops and grandfathers everywhere and the joy and fun they bring to our lives. A must for every family and library
Mr Darcy by Alex Field( Book )

6 editions published between 2011 and 2017 in English and Chinese and held by 129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mr Darcy is a rather reserved and gentle duck. He likes to tip his hat and say good morning. He would never want to bother anybody. Unfortunately, his life is a little lonely. Fortunately, Mr Darcy discovers that it's okay to let his friends know he needs some help
My nanna is a ninja by Damon Young( Book )

2 editions published between 2014 and 2018 in Norwegian and English and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"All nannas are different. But what if your nanna was really different? What if your nanna was a ninja?"--Back cover
My sister is a superhero by Damon Young( Book )

2 editions published between 2016 and 2019 in Norwegian and English and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Some sisters glide on scooters next to lanes of tooting cars. But my sister is a superhero ... she races rockets around stars. All sisters are different. But what if your sister was really different? What if your sister was a superhero?
Sarah's heavy heart by Peter Carnavas( Book )

6 editions published between 2009 and 2018 in 3 languages and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sarah knows she'll have to carry her heart always but she wishes it weren't so heavy. One day, as she struggles with the weight of her heart, she meets a boy whose heart is so light it carries him away and soon they find a solution to their problems
My brother is a beast by Damon Young( Book )

3 editions published between 2017 and 2018 in English and Norwegian and held by 112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Some brothers tap tambourines as the drummers keep the beat. But my brother is a beast . . he pounds pianos with his feet. All brothers are different. But what if your brother was really different? What if your brother was a beast?
A Quiet Girl by PETER CARNAVAS( Book )

2 editions published between 2019 and 2020 in English and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From award-winning author/illustrator Peter Carnavas comes this delightful new picture book - a quiet salute to the beauty of the world around us. Mary is a quiet girl. Her family makes so much noise that they hardly notice her - or anything else. Until one day, in her own quiet way, Mary shows them what they're missing
 
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Alternative Names
Carnavas Kanahuasi, Peter, 1980-

Kanahuasi 1980-

Kanahuasi, Peter Carnavas, 1980-

카나바스, 피터 1980-

카나버스, 피터 1980-

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