WorldCat Identities

Gibson, Barbara

Overview
Works: 134 works in 231 publications in 6 languages and 15,484 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Biography  Picture books  Board books  Toy and movable books  Pop-up books 
Roles: Illustrator, Author, Performer, Photographer, Singer
Classifications: PZ7.P38448, [E]
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Barbara Gibson
 
Most widely held works by Barbara Gibson
A pocket full of kisses by Audrey Penn( Book )

11 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,833 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chester Raccoon is worried that his mother does not have enough love for both him and his new baby brother
Chester Raccoon and the big bad bully by Audrey Penn( Book )

8 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and French and held by 1,060 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Chester tells his mother about the school bully, she asks him to gather his friends to hear a story about getting along with people who are prickly
A kiss goodbye by Audrey Penn( Book )

6 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 923 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Moving is hard on everyone, but especially children. Chester Racoon, whom readers have come to know and love through the New York Times bestseller The Kissing Hand, and its sequel, A Pocket Full of Kisses, is facing another dilemma common to the lives of many children; he and his family are moving. Young readers will love the way Chester says goodbye to his old home and learns that there are some exciting aspects to his new home
How things are made( Book )

1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 786 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains how a variety of products--such as kaleidoscopes, baseballs, marbles, matches, toothpaste, light bulbs, and bridges--are made, highlighting the ways in which manufacturing techniques have changed over the years. A wall poster and a 24-page booklet of games and puzzles are included
Chester Raccoon and the acorn full of memories by Audrey Penn( Book )

5 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and French and held by 771 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chester Raccoon's good friend Skiddel Squirrel has had an accident and will not be returning - ever. Chester is upset that he won't get to play with his friend anymore. Mrs. Raccoon suggests that Chester and his friends create some memories of Skiddel, so that they will have good memories when they miss him. Chester, his brother Ronny, and their friends decide to gather at the pond, where they combine their memories and create a touching celebration of their friend's life. Many young children must face the loss of loved ones or the need to attend a funeral. This sweet story will help children
The Kennedys : the third generation by Barbara Gibson( Book )

6 editions published between 1993 and 2003 in English and held by 638 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With few exceptions, all the Kennedy grandchildren have experimented with drugs, and several have become severe addicts, one cousin dying from an overdose. Gibson examines problems with physical and emotonal abuse, culminating in such public scandals as the William Kennedy Smith rape trial
Your world of pets by Susan McGrath( Book )

1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 629 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the wild ancestors of modern pets, how to choose a suitable pet, and how to care for eleven different kinds, including dogs, cats, rabbits, gerbils, fish, and horses
N is for our nation's capital : a Washington, DC alphabet by Marie Smith( Book )

3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 568 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"An A-Z pictorial for children all about our nation's capital including, famous people, geography, history, and symbols. Topics are introduced with poems accompanied by expository text to provide detailed information"--Provided by publisher
Rose Kennedy and her family : the best and worst of their lives and times by Barbara Gibson( Book )

4 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 522 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A full biography as well as an insider's account of one of America's most admired and paradoxical families and their matriarch
Life's little fable by Patricia Daniels Cornwell( Book )

5 editions published in 1999 in Italian and English and held by 505 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the land of the pond there is no gravity and Jarrod, who has never fallen or felt heavy or learned to swim, wants to go into the pond, not knowing the grave danger that lurks there
Early childhood : where learning begins : mathematics : mathematical activities for parents and their 2- to 5-year-old children by Carol Sue Fromboluti( Book )

3 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 496 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mathematical activities for parents and their 2- to 5-year-old children
Chester the brave by Audrey Penn( Book )

5 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and French and held by 448 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Little Chester Raccoon, the beloved character who has helped so many children with issues in their lives, learns the meaning of bravery and a method for overcoming his fears in this new Audrey Penn title. After sharing the story of a little bird who is afraid to have flying lessons in front of his friends, Mrs. Raccoon tells Chester that being brave doesn't mean being unafraid; being brave means not letting that fear stop him. Mrs. Raccoon teaches Chester an important strategy: Think-Tell-Do. When he thinks he is afraid, he tells himself he can do it, and then he just does it. Of course, getti
A bedtime kiss for Chester Raccoon by Audrey Penn( Book )

4 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and held by 428 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Chester the raccoon goes to bed at sunrise, the shadows cast in his room are frightening and keep him from falling asleep
Early childhood, where learning begins : geography : with activities for children ages 2 to 5 years of age by Carol Sue Fromboluti( Book )

2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 414 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Creatures of the desert world by Barbara Gibson( Book )

3 editions published between 1987 and 2003 in English and held by 298 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the activities of various animals in Arizona's Sonoran Desert
A color game for Chester Raccoon by Audrey Penn( Book )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 260 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chester the raccoon and his friends have a game that they can play any time--looking for each of the colors in whatever they see
Explore a tropical forest by Barbara Gibson( Book )

7 editions published between 1989 and 1996 in English and Portuguese and held by 236 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Text and pop-up illustrations depict the rich variety of plant and animal life found in a tropical rain forest
The whistling tree by Audrey Penn( Book )

3 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in English and held by 199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Penny inquires about a wooden headboard hand-carved by her great-grandfather, she learns of her Cherokee heritage and the special gift The Great Spirit has bestowed upon her with the help of great-great-uncle, Johnny Elk
The dragonfly door by John Adams( Book )

2 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two insect friends, water nymphs Lea and Nym, play together in the marsh. While sleeping, Nym discovers that her friend Lea has died and gone to a new world as a dragonfly
The Kissing hand by Audrey Penn( Book )

2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Chester the raccoon is worried to be apart from his mother, she teaches him a secret way to carry her love with him
 
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A pocket full of kisses
Alternative Names
Gibson, Barbara

Gibson, Barbara L.

Gibson Barbara Leonard-

Gibsone, Barbara

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Chester Raccoon and the big bad bullyA kiss goodbyeChester Raccoon and the acorn full of memoriesThe Kennedys : the third generationN is for our nation's capital : a Washington, DC alphabetRose Kennedy and her family : the best and worst of their lives and timesLife's little fableA bedtime kiss for Chester Raccoon