WorldCat Identities

Butler, Dorothy 1925-

Overview
Works: 110 works in 272 publications in 5 languages and 8,501 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Bibliography  Case studies  Biography  Pictorial works  Poetry  Folklore  Big books 
Roles: Author, Editor
Classifications: Z1037.A1, [E]
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Reading begins at home : preparing children for reading before they go to school by Dorothy Butler( Book )

20 editions published between 1979 and 2008 in English and held by 1,272 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
My brown bear Barney by Dorothy Butler( Book )

31 editions published between 1988 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 1,178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brown bear Barney is a very precious teddy bear, his little-girl owner loves him so much that she takes him everywhere she goes. But school days are coming closer and closer. Do bears go to school? Suggested level: junior
Babies need books by Dorothy Butler( Book )

31 editions published between 1980 and 1995 in 3 languages and held by 1,020 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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 per leeftijdsfase
Cushla and her books by Dorothy Butler( Book )

17 editions published between 1975 and 2006 in English and Japanese and held by 871 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Grade level: k, p, t
My brown bear Barney in trouble by Dorothy Butler( Book )

5 editions published between 1989 and 1993 in English and held by 587 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A little girl and her brown bear Barney have a busy week, getting into all kinds of mischief
My brown bear Barney at the party by Dorothy Butler( Book )

4 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 529 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Barney the brown bear accompanies his owner to Harold Hinkel's birthday party, where he suffers several indignities at the hands of Harold's little sister Poppy
Babies need books : sharing the joy of books with children from birth to six by Dorothy Butler( Book )

7 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 489 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 417 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 )

13 editions published between 1985 and 1988 in English and Japanese and held by 279 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Another happy tale by Dorothy Butler( Book )

2 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 152 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
A happy tale by Dorothy Butler( Book )

3 editions published between 1990 and 2007 in English and held by 133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Both good and bad luck accompany Mabel as she tries to get across her island to her new home
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 133 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."--Page 4 of cover
For me, me, me : poems for the very young by Dorothy Butler( Book )

5 editions published between 1983 and 1988 in English and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

I will build you a house : poems( Book )

3 editions published between 1984 and 1988 in English and held by 87 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 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A tale of the family cat, Ginger, and her prized possession
Lulu by Dorothy Butler( Book )

3 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bears, bears, bears by Dorothy Butler( Book )

2 editions published between 1989 and 1994 in English and held by 56 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 56 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 50 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
My brown bear Barney at school by Dorothy Butler( Book )

2 editions published between 1994 and 1998 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Barney the brown bear is meant to stay in a school bag in the porch while his owner has fun at school, but one day he has a surprising adventure. Suggested level: junior
 
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Alternative Names
Dorothy Butler Children's book author

バトラー, ドロシー

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My brown bear BarneyBabies need booksMy brown bear Barney at the partyBabies need books : sharing the joy of books with children from birth to sixAnother happy taleA happy taleDavy's ducks : a tale of old New Zealand