Most widely held works about Stephen Gilpin
Most widely held works by Stephen Gilpin
The hero revealed by William Boniface ( Book )
7 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in English and held by 1,092 libraries worldwide
Ordinary Boy, the only resident of Superopolis without a superpower, uncovers and foils a sinister plot to destroy the town.
The Gecko & Sticky : villain's lair by Wendelin Van Draanen ( Book )
13 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 947 libraries worldwide
Thirteen-year-old Dave and his sidekick, a talking gecko named Sticky, try to retrieve an ancient Aztec powerband and its magic ingots from the evil villain, Damien Black.
Pirate Mom by Deborah Underwood ( Book )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 821 libraries worldwide
When a hypnotist convinces Pete's mother that she is a pirate, Pete tries to find a way to turn her back into a regular parent.
The three cabritos by Eric A Kimmel ( Book )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 738 libraries worldwide
Retells, with a southwestern United States setting, the traditional tale about three billy goat brothers who trick a beast that lives under the bridge.
Felix takes the stage by Kathryn Lasky ( Book )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 728 libraries worldwide
Having been discovered, a family of poisonous but friendly brown recluse spiders must flee their cozy home in a symphony hall and go searching for a new place to live.
The greatest power by Wendelin Van Draanen ( Book )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 717 libraries worldwide
When the diabolical Damien Black robs a bank and steals a tiger-eye of great sentimental value, he is pursued by thirteen-year-old Dave Sanchez and his sidekick, a talking gecko named Sticky, who are armed with a magical Aztec armband.
The great powers outage by William Boniface ( Book )
3 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 674 libraries worldwide
When the citizens of Superopolis begin to mysteriously lose their superpowers, Ordinary Boy and his friends investigate the world of master villains.
Librarian on the roof! : a true story by M. G King ( Book )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 646 libraries worldwide
The story of RoseAleta Laurell, who arrived in Lockheart, Texas, in 1989 to be the head of the Dr. Eugene Clark Library. The library was outdated, so she spent a week on the library roof to raise money and interest in the library, with special emphasis on a new children's section.
Attack of the growling eyeballs by Lin Oliver ( Book )
5 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 627 libraries worldwide
Daniel Funk, who lives with three sisters, his mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother, has always wanted a brother, and when he suddenly shrinks to the size of a toe, he discovers that he has a twin brother who is the same size.
Sneezy the snowman by Maureen Wright ( Book )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 541 libraries worldwide
A snowman who finds it dreadfully cold keeps doing things that cause him to melt, while the children who rebuild him each time offer clothing to keep him warm.
Pirates, ho by Sarah L Thomson ( Book )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 539 libraries worldwide
Pirates Peg-Leg Tom, Angus Black, Dreadful Nell, and One-Eyed Jack chase ships on the high seas, tell ghost stories, and fall asleep counting gold instead of sheep.
Escape of the mini-mummy by Lin Oliver ( Book )
3 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 476 libraries worldwide
Still in shock after discovering that he has the ability, although uncontrollable, to miniaturize himself, and that he has a twin brother who is the size of a toe, sixth-grader Daniel Funk tries to focus on completing a diorama about ancient Egypt for his history class.
Sir Fartsalot hunts the Booger : a novel by Kevin Bolger ( Book )
3 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 448 libraries worldwide
In the kingdom of Armpit, a young prince with a penchant for practical jokes joins a flatulent, old knight on a quest to find the silent, but deadly source of the Foul West Wind and to vanquish the monstrous Booger.
My Daddy Snores by Nancy H Rothstein ( Book )
7 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 401 libraries worldwide
Each night when daddy snores, the walls rattle, the floor shakes, and no one gets any rest! How will this family ever get a good night's sleep? Also included is helpful information about snoring and sleep apnea.
Revenge of the itty-bitty brothers by Lin Oliver ( Book )
3 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 383 libraries worldwide
When Daniel learns to control his shrinking, Pablo, his tiny twin, writes a list of fun things they can do, including riding in a model rocket near the La Brea Tar Pits, which teaches the brothers the importance of sticking together.
Even firefighters go to the potty : a potty training lift-the-flap story by Wendy Wax ( Book )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 305 libraries worldwide
From firefighters to zookeepers, toddlers can discover where each person has gone despite their busy day-to the potty! With fun gatefold flaps, this hilarious story teaches children that everyone needs to take time to go to the potty.
Spiders on the case by Kathryn Lasky ( Book )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 252 libraries worldwide
Buster, a walnut orb weaving spider, enlists the help of Jo Beth, one of a family of poisonous but friendly brown recluse spiders, to help stop humans who are stealing from the rare books room of the Boston Public Library, where the spiders live.
Super Chicken Nugget Boy and the Pizza Planet people by Josh Lewis ( Book )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 200 libraries worldwide
Planet Earth is invaded by alien Pizza People, and Super Chicken Nugget Boy, normally a student at Bert Lahr Elementary School, must step in to save the day.
The return of Meteor Boy by William Boniface ( Book )
3 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 178 libraries worldwide
While working on a time machine for the Spring Science Fair, Ordinary Boy discovers the true identity of long-lost Superopolis hero Meteor Boy.
Super Chicken Nugget Boy and the Massive Meatloaf Man manhunt by Josh Lewis ( Book )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 66 libraries worldwide
Gordonville's "best of the breaded," Super Chicken Nugget Boy, faces his most dreaded adversary yet when Massive Meatloaf Man emerges from the woods.
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