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Agee, Jon

Overview
Works: 77 works in 235 publications in 5 languages and 36,383 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Humorous stories  Picture books  Christmas stories  Humor  Poetry 
Roles: Illustrator, Creator, Lyricist, Librettist
Classifications: PZ7.A266, [E]
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Most widely held works by Jon Agee
Orangutan tongs : poems to tangle your tongue by Jon Agee ( Book )
5 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 3,481 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Have you ever gotten tripped up trying to say a silly succession of similar syllables? Try out these hilarious tongue twisters for lots of fun!
Nothing by Jon Agee ( Book )
3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 2,807 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When Suzie Gump, the richest lady in town, walks into Otis's empty antique shop and insists on buying nothing, she starts a fad that has everyone buying nothing and emptying their homes and stores to make room for it--until Suzie realizes things have gone too far
Terrific by Jon Agee ( Book )
9 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in English and held by 2,801 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Nothing seems to go right for Eugene, even when he wins a free trip to Bermuda, but while he is stranded on a tiny, deserted island after being shipwrecked, a broken-winged parrot tells him how to build a boat so that they can both be rescued
The retired kid by Jon Agee ( Book )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 2,519 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Although he enjoys some aspects of his retirement, eight-year-old Brian gains a new perspective on his job of being a child after spending time in Florida's Happy Sunset Retirement Community
The Big book for peace by Ann Durell ( Book )
10 editions published between 1990 and 1992 in English and Spanish and held by 2,244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The wisdom of peace and the absurdity of fighting are demonstrated in seventeen stories and poems by outstanding authors of today such as Jean Fritz, Milton Meltzer, and Nancy Willard, illustrated by famous illustrators such as Paul Zelinsky, the Dillons, and Maurice Sendak
Milo's hat trick by Jon Agee ( Book )
12 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in English and held by 1,741 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In the busy city, there are lots of peole with hats. But there is only one guy with a bear in his hat. That's Milo. The Magician. All Milo has to do is whistle and the bear will jump out, astonishing the crowd at the Rialto Theater. Oh, if it were only that easy
The incredible painting of Felix Clousseau by Jon Agee ( Book )
14 editions published between 1988 and 2012 in English and held by 1,341 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A painter becomes famous when his paintings come to life
Mean Margaret by Tor Seidler ( Book )
5 editions published between 1997 and 2001 in English and Italian and held by 1,339 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
What do a pair of newlywed woodchucks, a squirrel, a testy snake, a skunk, and a couple of bats have in common with a family of pudgy human beings named Hubble? Their lives are all turned topsy-turvy by a tyrannical toddler named Margaret
Sitting in my box by Dee Lillegard ( Book )
16 editions published between 1989 and 2010 in English and held by 1,253 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The box in which all the animals are sitting gets more and more crowded until a hungry flea comes along
The Halloween house by Erica Silverman ( Book )
10 editions published between 1997 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 1,253 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Halloween house, occupied by a variety of creatures, including werewolves, witches, bats, and skeletons, turns out to be an unfortunate choice as a hideout for a couple of escaped convicts
Mr. Putney's quacking dog by Jon Agee ( Book )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 1,241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mr. Putney has all sorts of animal friends with unusual names
Z goes home by Jon Agee ( Book )
5 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in English and held by 1,049 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Everybody has a job to do, and so does the letter Z. But when the workday's done, Z goes home. On the way he passes A through Y. When he reaches home, Z fits right in
Potch & Polly by William Steig ( Book )
4 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 1,046 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lively Potch pursues the girl of his dreams, the darling Polly Pumpernickel
My rhinoceros by Jon Agee ( Book )
7 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 1,037 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A rhinoceros does only two things: pop balloons and poke holes in kites. But rhinoceroses can really do more--so much more--than that!
Go hang a salami! I'm a lasagna hog! and other palindromes by Jon Agee ( Book )
10 editions published between 1991 and 1997 in English and held by 1,034 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of palindromes, sentences that read the same forward and backward
Little Santa by Jon Agee ( Book )
3 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 972 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A resident of the North Pole with the ability to slide up and down chimneys meets a flying reindeer and some industrious elves, in this fictional biography of Santa Claus
The return of Freddy Legrand by Jon Agee ( Book )
5 editions published between 1992 and 1995 in English and held by 933 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The magnificent LeGrand's transatlantic flight ends when his flying machine winds up somewhere in the French countryside
Sit on a potato pan, Otis! : more palindromes by Jon Agee ( Book )
2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 927 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Well-known author and illustrator Jon Agee has been playing with words again, and now a third collection of clever, absurd, and hilarious reversible phrases is the result. These palindromes and their accompanying cartoons will inspire laughs long after first sight. One may feel compelled to go through the book again backwards -- appropriately palindromically -- to revisit his or her favorites. Palindromes are phrases or sentences that read the same both forward and backward
Jon Agee's palindromania by Jon Agee ( Book )
2 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in English and held by 880 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of palindromes, sentences that read the same forward and backward
Who ordered the jumbo shrimp? and other oxymorons by Jon Agee ( Book )
4 editions published between 1998 and 2002 in English and held by 879 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Whether we are pretty ugly or terribly cute, we've all faced a minor catastrophe, made an original copy, or taken a calculated risk. And there are those of us who have turned up missing (sometimes accidentally on purpose). Good grief! These are oxymorons, common expressions made up of two completely contradictory words or elements. Jon Agee follows up his critically acclaimed palindrome books with a collection of over fifty of these strangely familiar phrases, each accompanied by a seriously hilarious illustration
 
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Alternative Names
Agee, Jon
アギー, ジョン
エイジー, ジョン
Languages
English (122)
Spanish (6)
French (3)
German (1)
Italian (1)
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