WorldCat Identities

Butler, Dorothy 1925-

Overview
Works: 115 works in 255 publications in 2 languages and 8,913 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Bibliography  Case studies  Biography  Pictorial works  Poetry  Folklore  Big books 
Roles: Editor
Classifications: Z1037.A1, [E]
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My brown bear Barney by Dorothy Butler ( Book )
39 editions published between 1988 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,437 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
On her many travels, a small girl takes many things, especially her brown bear Barney. Suggested level: preschool, junior
Reading begins at home : preparing children for reading before they go to school by Dorothy Butler ( Book )
19 editions published between 1979 and 2008 in English and held by 1,320 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Offers advice to parents on what they can do to prepare their preschoolers to read, explaining what is meant by reading, looking at the learning points that can be emphasized throughout the course of a normal day, discussing more direct approaches to reading instruction, and answering parents' questions
Babies need books by Dorothy Butler ( Book )
27 editions published between 1980 and 1995 in 3 languages and held by 1,082 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Enthausiast pleidooi voor het gebruik van boeken in het gezin, voor ouders van kinderen van 0 tot 6 jaar, met veel praktische tips en een geannoteerde boekenlijst voor elke leeftijdsfase
Cushla and her books by Dorothy Butler ( Book )
7 editions published between 1979 and 1987 in English and held by 887 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Babies need books : sharing the joy of books with children from birth to six by Dorothy Butler ( Book )
6 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 512 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Each chapter is devoted to an age range and discusses the choices open to parents, giving tried and tested booklists
Higgledy piggledy hobbledy hoy by Dorothy Butler ( Book )
7 editions published between 1991 and 1994 in English and held by 441 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
On the way to a picnic, a little girl and a little boy make up nasty rhymes about each other
Five to eight : the vital years for reading by Dorothy Butler ( Book )
7 editions published between 1985 and 1987 in English and held by 288 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Another happy tale by Dorothy Butler ( Book )
2 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Happily, Mabel and Ned are the parents of a new baby, but unhappily, they are not good at taking care of her. And thus begins a tale
The magpies said : stories and poems from New Zealand by Dorothy Butler ( Book )
3 editions published between 1980 and 1982 in English and held by 140 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"A collection of stories and poems by New Zealand writers, but for children all around the world. Mysterious and chilling, dramatic and exciting, warm and funny by turns: there's something here to entertain every child. And as an added bonus he or she will learn more about the beautiful land of New Zealand."--P. [4] of cover
A happy tale by Dorothy Butler ( Book )
2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Both good and bad luck accompany Mabel as she tries to get across her island to her new home
For me, me, me : poems for the very young by Dorothy Butler ( Book )
6 editions published between 1982 and 1988 in English and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
I will build you a house : poems ( Book )
3 editions published between 1984 and 1988 in English and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Come back, Ginger : a tale of old New Zealand by Dorothy Butler ( Book )
3 editions published between 1987 and 1993 in English and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A tale of the family cat, Ginger, and her prized possession
Lulu by Dorothy Butler ( Book )
2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bears, bears, bears by Dorothy Butler ( Book )
2 editions published between 1989 and 1994 in English and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Picture story book for children
A bundle of birds by Dorothy Butler ( Book )
2 editions published between 1987 and 1988 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Davy's ducks : a tale of old New Zealand by Dorothy Butler ( Book )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Davy lives with his parents on a farm out of Waihi, a thriving mining town in the early 1900s. The dirt road that runs from the farm to Waihi is to be tarsealed, and Davy spends his time watching the men work on the road, and playing with his ducks. But disaster strikes when Davy's ducks get stuck in the newly tarsealed road. Will Davy and his family be able to rescue them? Based on a true story. Suggested level: junior, primary
Seadog : a tale of Old New Zealand by Dorothy Butler ( Book )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Young Joseph, who is disabled and uses a crutch, cannot help but envy his strong, active brothers. But then Joseph gets the chance to have an adventure of his own when he rescues a dog which is swept ashore near his home. Set in New Zealand in 1890 and based on a true story
O'Reilly and the real bears by Dorothy Butler ( Book )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
O'Reilly is a teddy bear who dreams of playing with real bears, so he sets off for the deep, dark forest to find them. But life as a real bear is not quite what he expects. Suggested level: junior
Farmer Beetroot's birthday by Dorothy Butler ( Book )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Audience Level
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Audience level: 0.15 (from 0.01 for Davy's duc ... to 0.28 for Five to ei ...)
Alternative Names
バトラー, ドロシー
Languages
English (145)
French (1)
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