WorldCat Identities

Wiesner, David

Overview
Works: 119 works in 396 publications in 9 languages and 47,199 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Picture books  Stories without words  Folklore  Pictorial works 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Composer, Author of introduction
Classifications: PZ7.W6367, [E]
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Most widely held works about David Wiesner
 
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Most widely held works by David Wiesner
Tuesday by David Wiesner( Book )
34 editions published between 1991 and 2012 in 8 languages and held by 5,049 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This nearly wordless picture book shows lily pads and frogs rising from a pond on a Tuesday evening. The frogs sail around town on the lily pads until they fall to the ground at sunrise and the adventure comes to an end. large, detailed watercolors in rich purples, blues, and greens draw readers into this fantastic world of frog flight
Flotsam by David Wiesner( Book )
34 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 4,655 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A wordless tale about how a camera that washes up on shore changes a boy's day at the beach into a magical adventure
The three pigs by David Wiesner( Book )
16 editions published between 2001 and 2012 in English and held by 4,503 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The three pigs escape the wolf by going into another world where they meet the cat and the fiddle, the cow that jumped over the moon, and a dragon
Sector 7 by David Wiesner( Book )
13 editions published between 1997 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 3,163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
While on a school trip to the Empire State Building, a boy is taken by a friendly cloud to visit Sector 7, where he discovers how clouds are shaped and channeled throughout the country
Free fall by David Wiesner( Book )
22 editions published between 1988 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 3,143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A young boy dreams of daring adventures in the company of imaginary creatures inspired by the things surrounding his bed
Art & Max by David Wiesner( Book )
24 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 2,743 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Max wants to be an artist like Arthur, but his first attempt at using a paintbrush sends the two friends on a whirlwind trip through various media, with unexpected consequences
June 29, 1999 by David Wiesner( Book )
9 editions published between 1992 and 1995 in English and Chinese and held by 2,732 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
While her third-grade classmates are sprouting seeds in paper cups, Holly has a more ambitious, innovative science project in mind
Mr. Wuffles! by David Wiesner( Book )
13 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 2,659 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Mr. Wuffles ignores all his cat toys but one, which turns out to be a spaceship piloted by small green aliens. When Mr. Wuffles plays rough with the little ship, the aliens must venture into the cat's territory to make emergency repairs." --Provided by publisher
Hurricane by David Wiesner( Book )
16 editions published between 1990 and 2008 in 5 languages and held by 2,064 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The morning after a hurricane, two brothers find an uprooted tree which becomes a magical place, transporting them on adventures limited only by their imaginations
Night of the gargoyles by Eve Bunting( Book )
7 editions published between 1994 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 1,764 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In the middle of the night, the gargoyles that adorn the walls of an art museum come to life and frighten the night watchman
The rainbow people by Laurence Yep( Book )
12 editions published between 1989 and 2004 in English and held by 1,751 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of twenty Chinese folk tales that were passed on by word of mouth for generations, as told by some oldtimers newly settled in the United States
The loathsome dragon by David Wiesner( Book )
6 editions published between 1987 and 2005 in English and held by 1,722 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A wicked queen casts a spell over her beautiful stepdaughter, turning her into a loathsome dragon until such time as her wandering brother shall return and kiss her three times
Owly by Mike Thaler( Book )
8 editions published between 1982 and 2000 in English and Japanese and held by 1,191 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When Owly asks his mother question after question about the world, she finds just the right ways to help him find the answers
Man from the sky by Avi( Book )
6 editions published between 1980 and 1993 in English and held by 986 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In an almost foolproof scheme, a man parachutes from an airplane with a large amount of money, only to be seen by a boy who has a reputation for seeing things in the clouds
Tongues of jade by Laurence Yep( Book )
2 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 780 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A retelling of seventeen Chinese American folktales from a variety of Chinese communities in the United States
Firebrat by Nancy Willard( Book )
3 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 504 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Riding on the New York City subway, Molly and Sean exit into the Crystal Empire and join a giant tortoise on a mission to save the empire from the Firebrat
Kite flier by Dennis Haseley( Book )
3 editions published between 1986 and 1993 in English and held by 489 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A father sends his magnificent kites soaring through the sky to express his feelings toward his restless son
The one bad thing about birthdays by David R Collins( Book )
1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 469 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A boy tries to decide what to wish for on his birthday
Gonna roll the bones by Sarah L Thomson( Book )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 425 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Joe Slattermill is about to experience a night he'll never forget. Tired of his decrepit house, he leaves his wife and mother behind and sets out for a night at The Boneyard. Joe has a knack for dice throwing and figures he can take on any opponent. But can he win when the stakes are raised, and it's his life he's gambling for?
Hurricane by David Wiesner( Recording )
13 editions published between 1990 and 2008 in English and held by 372 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The morning after a hurricane, two brothers find an uprooted tree which becomes a magical place, transporting them on adventures limited only by their imaginations
 
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Audience Level
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Audience level: 0.04 (from 0.01 for Flotsam / ... to 0.47 for Wiesner, D ...)
Alternative Names
ウィーズナー, デイヴィッド
ウィーズナー, デヴィット
ビースナー, デービッド
ワイズナー, デヴィッド
Languages
English (181)
Japanese (17)
Chinese (14)
German (12)
French (11)
Spanish (8)
Danish (3)
Korean (3)
Russian (1)
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