WorldCat Identities

Funai, Mamoru

Overview
Works: 52 works in 105 publications in 6 languages and 9,807 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Folklore  Poetry 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, 9pu
Classifications: PZ7.B4312, [E]
Publication Timeline
Key
Publications about  Mamoru Funai Publications about Mamoru Funai
Publications by  Mamoru Funai Publications by Mamoru Funai
posthumous Publications by Mamoru Funai, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Mamoru Funai
Dolphin by Robert A Morris ( Book )
15 editions published between 1975 and 1983 in 3 languages and held by 1,082 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Recounts the first six months of a baby dolphin's life, elucidating aspects of dolphin behavior, physical make-up, and development
The several tricks of Edgar Dolphin by Nathaniel Benchley ( Book )
14 editions published between 1970 and 1981 in 6 languages and held by 944 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Edgar was a clever young dolphin but he didn't like to play his games in a small tank on the ship where he was captive
Ootah's lucky day by Peggy Parish ( Book )
9 editions published between 1970 and 2005 in 4 languages and held by 621 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Although everyone thought Ootah too young to hunt, he brought home a walrus when the rest of the hunters returned empty-handed
The man who cooked for himself by Phyllis Krasilovsky ( Book )
3 editions published between 1981 and 1994 in English and held by 619 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A man who lives at the edge of the woods discovers that he need not rely on the store for a supply of good things to eat
The ventriloquist by Mary Blount Christian ( Book )
2 editions published between 1978 and 1982 in English and held by 591 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A talking dog finally discovers why his act has never been successful
Rat is dead and Ant is sad (based on a Pueblo Indian tale) by Betty Baker ( Book )
2 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 451 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A cumulative tale of the events occurring after Ant mistakenly announces that Rat is dead
Moke and Poki in the rain forest by Mamoru Funai ( Book )
3 editions published between 1972 and 1979 in English and Dutch and held by 437 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The adventures of two menehunes living in the rain forest of Hawaii
Running Owl the hunter by Nathaniel Benchley ( Book )
2 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 432 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Running Owl, unsuccessful in his first hunt, decides he needs an eagle's feather to bring him luck
The runaway giant by Adelaide Holl ( Book )
3 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 415 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Four different forest creatures react to a melting snowman, each believing he is seeing a giant, each proud of how he "scares" the giant away
Green turtle mysteries by John F Waters ( Book )
1 edition published in 1972 in English and held by 318 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Describes the life of the giant green turtle, the dangers that threaten it, and man's efforts to protect its existence
On a picnic by Judy Delton ( Book )
1 edition published in 1979 in English and held by 290 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Goose and Gorilla discover they can be friends despite their physical differences
The big fight by Pearl S Buck ( Book )
2 editions published between 1964 and 1965 in English and held by 270 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
How a rock came to be in a fence on a road near a town by Hyman Ruchlis ( Book )
2 editions published between 1973 and 1974 in English and held by 229 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Traces the history of a gray rock from its origin as a pile of seashells to its present shape and location three million years later
Biography of an octopus by Alice Lightner Hopf ( Book )
1 edition published in 1971 in English and held by 222 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Describes the physical characteristics and habits of the octopus
Dinosaur funny bones; poems by Jean Burt Polhamus ( Book )
1 edition published in 1974 in English and held by 211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Poems and pictures introduce twenty different dinosaurs, describing the habits, characteristics, and environment of each
Long ago in Florence; the story of the della Robbia sculpture by Marion Downer ( Book )
1 edition published in 1968 in English and held by 202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A brief biography of an Italian sculptor well-known for his statues of children and for inventing the method of sculpting glazed enamel over terra-cotta
The dolls' day for Yoshiko by Momoko Ishii ( Book )
2 editions published between 1965 and 1966 in English and held by 198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A ten-year-old Japanese girl's wish to have O̲-hina dolls for the Peach Blossom Festival comes true in a most unusual way
Cartoons for kids by Mamoru Funai ( Book )
1 edition published in 1977 in English and held by 197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Twenty-two cartoons in which the characters humorously deal with everyday situations
The new schoolmaster by Phyllis Reynolds Naylor ( Book )
1 edition published in 1967 in English and held by 194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A school master in a rural village of Indians accepts the friendship of his students as well as their mischievous and noisy behavior
The flying lesson of Gerald Pelican by Nathaniel Benchley ( Book )
1 edition published in 1970 in English and held by 193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A young pelican discovers the hard way that he has to learn to fly before he can fish for his dinner
 
moreShow More Titles
fewerShow Fewer Titles
Audience Level
0
Audience Level
1
  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.06 (from 0.06 for Dolphin / ... to 0.07 for The dolls' ...)
Alternative Names
Funai, Mamoru Roland
フナイ, マモル
Languages
English (48)
Dutch (4)
Afrikaans (4)
German (3)
Danish (2)
Swedish (2)
Covers