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Dunbar, Polly

Overview
Works: 99 works in 349 publications in 15 languages and 24,423 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Picture books  Pictorial works  Stories in rhyme  Fantasy fiction  Humorous fiction  Humorous poetry  Poetry  Board books 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Bibliographic antecedent
Classifications: PZ7.D89445, [E]
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Polly Dunbar
 
Most widely held works by Polly Dunbar
My dad's a birdman by David Almond( Book )

19 editions published between 2007 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 2,825 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lizzie's Dad is building a pair of wings to enter the great human-bird competition ; Auntie Doreen is getting cross and making dumplings ; Mr Poop is parading the streets shouting louder and louder and Mr Mint, the head teacher, is getting in a flap. Suggested level: primary
Bubble trouble by Margaret Mahy( Book )

23 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 2,142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mabel blows a bubble that captures Baby and wafts him away, resulting in a wild chase that involves the whole neighborhood
Here's a little poem : a very first book of poetry by Jane Yolen( Book )

9 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and held by 1,808 WorldCat member 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
Penguin by Polly Dunbar( Book )

28 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in 8 languages and held by 1,649 WorldCat member 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
Down the back of the chair by Margaret Mahy( Book )

10 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and Spanish and held by 1,418 WorldCat member 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. Suggested level: junior
Dog Blue by Polly Dunbar( Book )

20 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in 7 languages and held by 1,359 WorldCat member 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
Looking after Louis by Lesley Ely( Book )

15 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 1,167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a new boy with autism named Louis joins their classroom, the children try to understand his world and to include him in theirs through imagination, kindness and a special game of soccer
The boy who climbed into the moon by David Almond( Book )

8 editions published between 2010 and 2015 in English and held by 1,008 WorldCat member 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
The man from the land of Fandango by Margaret Mahy( Book )

6 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 943 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Illustrations and rhyming text introduce a dancing, juggling, bouncing man who appears once every five hundred years
Shoe baby by Joyce Dunbar( Book )

7 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 941 WorldCat member 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
Arthur's dream boat by Polly Dunbar( Book )

9 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and French and held by 902 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"One night, Arthur has an amazing dream about a pink-and-green boat with a striped mast and beautiful figurehead. He tries to tell his family about it when he wakes up, but no one (not even the dog!) is interested. In fact, they don't even notice the boat on his head, growing larger and larger by the minute! Soon, Arthur is bouncing along the waves in his very own dream boat. Maybe now his family will listen to him!"--Dust jacket
Where's Tumpty? by Polly Dunbar( Book )

9 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 819 WorldCat member 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
Flyaway Katie by Polly Dunbar( Book )

14 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in 4 languages and held by 783 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On a gray, gray day, a young girl named Katie finds that adding colors to her life brightens up her day
Pretty Pru by Polly Dunbar( Book )

13 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 752 WorldCat member 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 )

11 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 745 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

PICTURE STORYBOOKS. From inspired picture-book creator "Polly Dunbar" comes a colourful and charming new series following the escapades of Tilly and her friends. Tilly lives in a little yellow house with her best friends. In this first book of the series, meet Tiptoe and Hector, Doodle, Pru and Tumpty as they play the trumpet, bang the drum, eat a feast and dance the Wiggle Wiggle Woo! Whump! Bump! Whoops! Ages 2+
Happy Hector by Polly Dunbar( Book )

13 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 718 WorldCat member 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 )

12 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 531 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Doodle the alligator awakens feeling "bitey," and soon all of the animal friends are in tears
Good night, Tiptoe by Polly Dunbar( Book )

7 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 506 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tilly is putting all of her animal friends to bed but Tiptoe the rabbit is definitely not sleepy
Pat-a-cake baby by Joyce Dunbar( Book )

4 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 414 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Late one night pat-a-cake baby wakes up his friends to help him bake a cake for a special guest
Measuring angels by Lesley Ely( Book )

3 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and Dutch and held by 413 WorldCat member 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
 
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My dad's a birdman
Alternative Names
Polly Dunbar anglick spisovatelka

Polly Dunbar British children's illustrator and writer

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Bubble troubleHere's a little poem : a very first book of poetryPenguinDown the back of the chairDog BlueLooking after LouisThe boy who climbed into the moonShoe baby