Most widely held works about Polly Dunbar
Most widely held works by Polly Dunbar
Here's a little poem : a very first book of poetry ( Book )
5 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and held by 1,606 libraries worldwide
A collection of poems for children with the various themes of self, family, going outside, and when it is time for bed. This exuberant celebration of poetry is an essential book for every young one's library and a gorgeous gift to be both shared and treasured. Sit back and savor a superb collection of more than sixty poems by a wide range of talented writers, from Margaret Wise Brown to Gertrude Stein, Langston Hughes to A. A. Milne. Greeting the morning, enjoying the adventures of the day, cuddling up to a cozy bedtime - these are poems that highlight the moments of a toddler's world from dawn to dusk. Carefully gathered by Jane Yolen and Andrew Fusek Peters and delightfully illustrated by Polly Dunbar, HERE'S A LITTLE POEM offers a comprehensive introduction to some remarkable poets, even as it captures a very young child's intense delight in the experiences and rituals of every new day.
Bubble trouble by Margaret Mahy ( Book )
6 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,593 libraries worldwide
Mabel blows a bubble that captures Baby and wafts him away, resulting in a wild chase that involves the whole neighborhood.
Down the back of the chair by Margaret Mahy ( Book )
6 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 1,285 libraries worldwide
A poor family is searching down the back of a chair for Dad's lost car keys and, miraculously in the mess of things back there, their financial problems are solved.
Dog Blue by Polly Dunbar ( Book )
13 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in 7 languages and held by 1,095 libraries worldwide
Bertie, who loves the color blue and really wants a dog, finally gets his wish even though the dog he meets is white with black spots.
Penguin by Polly Dunbar ( Book )
16 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in 7 languages and held by 1,087 libraries worldwide
Ben is delighted to receive a penguin for his birthday but Penguin will not answer or respond to him in any way, no matter what Ben does, until, at last, they discover the language of friendship.
Looking after Louis by Lesley Ely ( Book )
7 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 955 libraries worldwide
When a new boy with autism joins their classroom, the children try to understand his world and to include him in theirs.
Shoe baby by Joyce Dunbar ( Book )
5 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 861 libraries worldwide
A baby takes a journey in a shoe and after visiting the zoo, flying, and inviting the Queen to tea, he falls asleep and awakens to two very big surprises.
The boy who climbed into the moon by David Almond ( Book )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 800 libraries worldwide
Helped by a very long ladder, some unusual acquaintances, two rather worried parents, and a great deal of community spirit, a young English boy makes an astonishing discovery when he embarks on a mission to prove that the moon is nothing but a big hole in the sky.
Flyaway Katie by Polly Dunbar ( Book )
4 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and Spanish and held by 728 libraries worldwide
On a gray, gray day, a young girl named Katie finds that adding colors to her life brightens up her day.
Where's Tumpty by Polly Dunbar ( Book )
4 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 710 libraries worldwide
Tumpty the elephant tries unsuccessfully to hide by closing his eyes. But his friends can all see him, and they laugh. But then Tumpty finds the way to hide. And his friends search for their missing friend.
Pretty Pru by Polly Dunbar ( Book )
5 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and Hebrew and held by 613 libraries worldwide
Pretty Pru is trying on her favorite red lipstick. She's so busy prancing that she doesn't notice when someone borrows her special purse. Could it be Tiptoe the rabbit, blushing a shade of pink? Or Doodle the alligator, pointing a pretty finger? And what is that on top of Tumpty's head?
Hello, Tilly by Polly Dunbar ( Book )
4 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and French and held by 601 libraries worldwide
Tilly and her animal friends have lots of fun living and playing together in a little yellow house.
Happy Hector by Polly Dunbar ( Book )
4 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and French and held by 568 libraries worldwide
Hector the pig is unhappy when all the other animals want to play with Tilly, but eventually he realizes that he can be happy even though he does not have Tilly all to himself.
Doodle bites by Polly Dunbar ( Book )
5 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 400 libraries worldwide
Doodle the alligator awakens feeling "bitey," and soon all of the animal friends are in tears.
Measuring angels by Lesley Ely ( Book )
3 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and Chinese and held by 295 libraries worldwide
Though Gabriel, who believes in angels, thinks their classroom is happy, a little girl disagrees because she and her former friend are fighting. However, when they have to grow a sunflower together and theirs is puny, they work together to bring an angel into the classroom.
Good night, Tiptoe by Polly Dunbar ( Book )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 242 libraries worldwide
Tilly is putting all of her animal friends to bed but Tiptoe the rabbit is definitely not sleepy.
My dad's a birdman by David Almond ( Book )
6 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 235 libraries worldwide
Le père de Lizzie se prend pour un oiseau. Il s'est fabriqué une paire d'ailes, un costume de plumes et il se met à gober les mouches. Il rêve de participer au grand concours de l'homme volant.
Goodnight, Tiptoe by Polly Dunbar ( Book )
3 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 163 libraries worldwide
"I'm not sleepy", says Tiptoe, while Tilly gives him his goodnight kiss. Boom! Boom! Boom! goes Tiptoe's crum, while Tilly sings him a goodnight lullaby. Will a bedtime story do the trick and send Tiptoe off to sleep?
Hal the Highwayman by June Crebbin ( Book )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 115 libraries worldwide
A survivor's guide to families by Jeanette Baker ( Book )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 113 libraries worldwide
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