WorldCat Identities

Ahlberg, Janet

Overview
Works: 253 works in 997 publications in 10 languages and 28,956 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Toy and movable books  Pictorial works  Picture books  Domestic fiction  Board books  Christmas stories 
Roles: Illustrator, Creator, Scenarist, Bibliographic antecedent
Classifications: PZ8.3.A278, [E]
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Janet Ahlberg
Each peach pear plum : an "I spy" story by Janet Ahlberg ( Book )
104 editions published between 1978 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 4,577 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rhymed text and illustrations invite the reader to play "I Spy" with a variety of Mother Goose and other folklore characters
The jolly postman, or, Other people's letters by Janet Ahlberg ( Book )
34 editions published between 1986 and 2006 in English and held by 2,011 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A Jolly Postman delivers letters to several famous fairy-tale characters such as the Big Bad Wolf, Cinderella, and the Three Bears. Twelve of the pages have been made into six envelopes and contain eight letters and cards. Each letter may be removed from its envelope page and read separately
Funnybones by Janet Ahlberg ( Book )
48 editions published between 1980 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,831 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Three skeletons--a grownup, a child, and a dog--take a walk at night through a dark town
The baby's catalogue by Janet Ahlberg ( Book )
40 editions published between 1982 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,741 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Babies, their families, and familiar objects and activities are depicted in whimsical drawings which present the daily routines of the lives of babies and their parents. Includes some vocabulary words
Peek-a-boo! by Janet Ahlberg ( Book )
14 editions published between 1981 and 2001 in English and held by 1,546 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Brief rhyming clues invite the reader to look through holes in the pages for a baby's view of the world from breakfast to bedtime
--Starting school by Janet Ahlberg ( Book )
27 editions published between 1988 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,505 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Introduces the serious and fun activities of students just starting school
The jolly Christmas postman by Janet Ahlberg ( Book )
32 editions published between 1991 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 1,332 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A Jolly Postman delivers Christmas cards to several famous fairy-tale characters such as the Big Bad Wolf, Cinderella, and the Three Bears. Each card may be removed from its envelope page and read separately
It was a dark and stormy night by Janet Ahlberg ( Book )
17 editions published between 1993 and 1998 in English and held by 1,252 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After being kidnapped by outlaws, Antonio, an eight-year old boy is asked to tell them a story which he makes up as he goes along
Jeremiah in the dark woods by Janet Ahlberg ( Book )
25 editions published between 1977 and 1999 in English and held by 928 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A little boy sets out to find the thief of his grandmother's strawberry tarts and meets a number of unusual characters on his search
Bye-bye, baby : a sad story with a happy ending by Janet Ahlberg ( Book )
13 editions published between 1989 and 1999 in English and held by 883 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A baby with an aggressive nature who lives alone manages to acquire a mommy, a daddy, and several other acquaintances to live with him
Peepo! by Janet Ahlberg ( Book )
38 editions published between 1981 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 754 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Classic picture book with rhyming text and cut-out peep-hole illustrations. 3-6 yrs
The bear nobody wanted by Janet Ahlberg ( Book )
12 editions published between 1992 and 1995 in 4 languages and held by 749 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A teddy bear with a rather inflated opinion of himself has a series of not-always-pleasant adventures before finding a real home
Cops and robbers by Janet Ahlberg ( Book )
30 editions published between 1978 and 2000 in 4 languages and held by 740 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A band of thieves plot to steal the children's toys before they are received on Christmas
Burglar Bill by Janet Ahlberg ( Book )
32 editions published between 1977 and 1999 in 5 languages and held by 674 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Burglar Bill decides to change his ways after he becomes a victim of burglary
The clothes horse and other stories by Janet Ahlberg ( Book )
12 editions published between 1987 and 2000 in English and held by 637 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of stories in which the literal interpretation of everyday expressions brings such surprising results as a horse made out of clothes and a train that delivers the night
Mr. Biff the boxer by Allan Ahlberg ( Book )
24 editions published between 1980 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 562 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Billy and Betty Biff toughen up their dad for his big charity fight against the very fit Mr. Bop. Suggested level: junior
Mrs. Wobble the waitress by Allan Ahlberg ( Book )
23 editions published between 1980 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 514 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When Mrs. Wobble is fired from her job for wobbling, the young Wobbles figure out a way to overcome her problem
The jolly pocket postman by Janet Ahlberg ( Book )
13 editions published between 1995 and 1999 in 5 languages and held by 419 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Join the jolly postman with his mailbag of delightful deliveries for Dorothy from Oz, Alice from Wonderland, and other favorite storybook characters
See the rabbit by Janet Ahlberg ( Book )
6 editions published between 1982 and 2003 in English and held by 371 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The things and people babies and toddlers see daily
Baby sleeps by Janet Ahlberg ( Book )
6 editions published between 1982 and 2001 in English and Undetermined and held by 361 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Simple text and illustrations present the various activities that fill a baby's day
 
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Audience level: 0.06 (from 0.00 for Baby sleep ... to 0.28 for The tellin ...)
Alternative Names
Hall, Janet, 1944-1994
アールバーグ, ジャネット
ジャネット
Languages
English (455)
French (57)
Spanish (8)
Japanese (6)
Italian (4)
German (3)
Catalan (3)
Dutch (3)
Welsh (1)
Greek, Modern (1)
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