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Rex, Adam

Works: 115 works in 506 publications in 16 languages and 53,845 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Picture books  Poetry  Detective and mystery fiction  Science fiction  Humorous fiction  Fantasy fiction  Young adult works  Children's films 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Bibliographic antecedent, Artist, Other
Classifications: PS3618.E925, FIC
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about Adam Rex
Most widely held works by Adam Rex
Frankenstein makes a sandwich : and other stories you're sure to like, because they're all about monsters, and some of them are also about food ... by Adam Rex( Book )

16 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 4,349 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stories in verse about the monster-sized problems Dracula, Wolfman, Bigfoot and other monsters have
Frankenstein takes the cake by Adam Rex( Book )

14 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 4,000 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Frankenstein wants to marry his undead bride in peace, but his best man, Dracula, is freaking out about the garlic bread, and the Headless Horseman wishes everyone would stop drooling over his pumpkin head
The true meaning of Smekday by Adam Rex( Book )

36 editions published between 2007 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 3,340 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the chaotic turmoil that follows the Boov invasion of Earth, eleven-year-old Gratuity Tucci finds herself driving her mother's car to Florida, where all of the humans are being relocated, with her cat and a renegade extraterrestiral named J. Lo as her copilots
The case of the case of mistaken identity by Mac Barnett( Book )

8 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 3,206 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When twelve-year-old Steve Brixton, a fan of Bailey Brothers detective novels, is mistaken for a real detective, he must elude librarians, police, and the mysterious Mr. E as he seeks a missing quilt containing coded information
Guess again! by Mac Barnett( Book )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 2,156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For each round of guessing, readers are presented with a page of illustrations opposite a rhyming quatrain. The unexpected conclusion of the verse's final line is revealed on the next page
Chu's day by Neil Gaiman( Book )

30 editions published between 2012 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 2,057 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Meet Chu. Chu is a small panda with a very big sneeze. When Chu sneezes, you REALLY don't want to get in the way. But a whole day of adventure will test Chu's sneeze-resisting powers to the limit - there's the library (dusty books!), the diner (pepper!), and then the circus (all those animals!). How big can a sneeze really be? Just wait and see
Guys read : funny business by Jon Scieszka( Book )

12 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in English and held by 1,920 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of humorous stories featuring a teenaged mummy, a homicidal turkey, and the world's largest pool of chocolate milk
School's first day of school by Adam Rex( Book )

16 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 1,839 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's the first day of school at Frederick Douglass Elementary and everyone's just a little bit nervous, especially the school itself. What will the children do once they come? Will they like the school? Will they be nice to him? The school has a rough start, but as the day goes on, he soon recovers when he sees that he's not the only one going through first-day jitters
The legend of rock paper scissors by Drew Daywalt( Book )

12 editions published between 2017 and 2018 in English and held by 1,665 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

You've played the game. Now read the legend of how it all began ... Long ago, in an ancient and distant realm called the Kingdom of Backyard, there lived a warrior named ROCK. Meanwhile in the Empire of Mom's Home Office, a second great warrior sought the glory of battle. And his name was PAPER. At the same time, in the Kitchen Realm, in the tiny village of Junk Drawer, lived a third warrior. They called her SCISSORS. These three were the strongest, smartest, and fastest in all the land. Time and again they beat the most fearsome opponents they could find: an apricot, a computer printer--even frozen, breaded, dinosaur-shaped chicken nuggets! But when the warriors finally meet each other, the most epic round of battles begins ... and never ends. That is why, to this day, children around the world honor these worthy adversaries by playing ROCK, PAPER, SCISSORS!--Provided by Publisher
Chu's first day of school by Neil Gaiman( Book )

11 editions published between 2014 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 1,393 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

ANIMAL STORIES. Chu's First Day of School is a perfect read-aloud story about the universal experience of starting school. Now this picture book adventure about the New York Times bestselling panda from Newbery Medal winner Neil Gaiman and acclaimed illustrator Adam Rex is available as a board book. Chu, the adorable panda with a great big sneeze, is heading off to his first day of school, and he's nervous. He hopes the other girls and boys will be nice. Will they like him? What will happen at school? And will Chu do what he does best?. Ages 0+
The dirty cowboy by Amy Timberlake( Book )

3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 1,266 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Telling his faithful dog to make sure nobody touches his clothes but him, a cowboy jumps into a New Mexico river for a bath, not realizing just how much the scrubbing will change his scent
Cold cereal by Adam Rex( Book )

9 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 1,264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A boy who may be part changeling, twins involved in a bizarre secret experiment, and a clurichaun in a red tracksuit try to save the world from an evil cereal company whose ultimate goal is world domination
Chu's day at the beach by Neil Gaiman( Book )

20 editions published between 2015 and 2017 in English and held by 1,249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Chu the panda goes to the beach!"--
Chloe and the lion by Mac Barnett( Book )

6 editions published between 2012 and 2016 in English and Catalan and held by 1,216 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mac, the author, fires Adam, the illustrator, over their artistic differences about Chloe, the main character of their book, until Mac realizes both of their talents are needed and they must work together or their story about Chloe will never be finished
The ghostwriter secret by Mac Barnett( Book )

4 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 1,133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twelve-year-old Steve is investigating a diamond heist but the case suddenly changes when the author of the Bailey Brothers detective novels writes him a letter to say that he fears for his life
Pssst! by Adam Rex( Book )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 1,063 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The animals at the zoo have some unusual requests for a little girl who goes to visit
Smek for president! by Adam Rex( Book )

16 editions published between 2014 and 2016 in English and German and held by 1,050 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Gratuity Tucci and her alien friend, J. Lo, journey to New Boovworld, one of Saturn's moons, to clear J. Lo's name after a string of misunderstandings"--
Manners mash-up : a goofy guide to good behavior by Tedd Arnold( Book )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 1,046 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From the dinner table to the doctor's office, from the playground to the pool, this irreverent book will help kids navigate any social scenario with utmost grace
It happened on a train by Mac Barnett( Book )

5 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 1,034 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Seventh-grader Steve Brixton finds himself pulled back into sleuthing when, during a train trip down the California coast, he uncovers a mystery involving a fleet of priceless automobiles, an assassin, and a private rail car.--Résumé de l'éditeur
Nothing rhymes with orange by Adam Rex( Book )

5 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 1,019 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

All the fruits gather together and enjoy a rhyming party, but poor Orange feels left out because he does not rhyme with anything--until Apple invents a new word
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Audience Level
  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.06 (from 0.00 for Frankenste ... to 0.76 for En route / ...)

Frankenstein makes a sandwich : and other stories you're sure to like, because they're all about monsters, and some of them are also about food ...
Alternative Names
Adam Rex Amerikaans schrijver

Adam Rex amerikansk författare

Adam Rex amerikansk skribent

آدام رکس نویسنده آمریکایی

렉스, 애덤

レックス, アダム


Frankenstein takes the cakeThe true meaning of SmekdayThe case of the case of mistaken identityGuess again!Guys read : funny businessThe dirty cowboyThe ghostwriter secretPssst!