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Muth, Jon J.

Overview
Works: 170 works in 371 publications in 5 languages and 32,584 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Picture books  Folklore  Legends  Poetry  Pictorial works  Horror comic books, strips, etc  Graphic novels  Comic books, strips, etc 
Roles: Illustrator, Adapter
Classifications: PZ7.M97274, [E]
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Most widely held works by Jon J Muth
Zen shorts by Jon J Muth ( Book )
13 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in English and held by 3,492 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When Stillwater the bear moves into the neighborhood, the stories he tells to three siblings teach them to look at the world in new ways. "Michael," said Karl. "There's a really big bear in the backyard." This is how three children meet Stillwater, a giant panda who moves into the neighborhood and tells amazing tales. To Addie he tells a story about the value of material goods. To Michael he pushes the boundaries of good and bad. And to Karl he demonstrates what it means to hold on to frustration. With graceful art and simple stories that are filled with love and enlightenment, the author and Stillwater the bear present three ancient Zen tales. Includes a factual note on Zen
City Dog, Country Frog by Mo Willems ( Book )
5 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 2,376 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Through the seasons, whenever City Dog visits the country he runs straight for Country Frog's rock to play games with him, but during the winter things change for them both
Come on, rain by Karen Hesse ( Book )
7 editions published between 1924 and 2013 in English and German and held by 2,168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A young girl eagerly awaits a coming rainstorm to bring relief from the oppressive summer heat
A family of poems : my favorite poetry for children by Caroline Kennedy ( Book )
4 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 2,004 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An anthology of poems celebrating poetry's ability to connect us like family
The three questions by Jon J Muth ( Book )
12 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,851 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Nikolai asks his animal friends to help him answer three important questions: "When is the best time to do things?" "Who is the most important?" and "What is the right thing to do?"
Zen ties by Jon J Muth ( Book )
8 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 1,624 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When Stillwater the panda encourages Koo, Addy, Michael, and Karl to help a grouchy neighbor, their efforts are rewarded in unexpected ways
Stone soup by Jon J Muth ( Book )
12 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and Chinese and held by 1,405 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In this retelling of a European folktale set in China, three wise monks trick a poor, frightened community into finding happiness by teaching them the magic of generosity
Mr. George Baker by Amy Hest ( Book )
7 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and held by 1,354 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Harry sits on the porch with Mr. George Baker, an African American who is one hundred years old but can still dance and play the drums, waiting for the school bus that will take them both to the class where they are learning to read
Zen ghosts by Jon J Muth ( Book )
3 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and held by 1,265 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
On Halloween night, Stillwater the giant panda tells Karl, Addy, and Michael a spooky and unusual story. Based on a Zen koan, includes an author's note with a history of the story and facts about Zen koans
Gershon's monster : a story for the Jewish New Year by Eric A Kimmel ( Book )
2 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 1,247 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When his sins threaten the lives of his beloved twin children, a Jewish man finally repents of his wicked ways
On Christmas Eve by Ann M Martin ( Book )
4 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 1,115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Eight-year-old Tess is convinced that if she believes and stays aware of the magic around her, she will meet Santa Claus on Christmas Eve of 1958, when she will thank him for his gifts and ask him to use his magic to cure her best friend's father of cancer
Old Turtle and the broken truth by Douglas Wood ( Book )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 1,110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Earth is full of suffering and war until one little girl seeks Old Turtle, who tells her about a "broken truth" and how mending it will help her community to understand the common bond of all humanity
Our Gracie Aunt by Jacqueline Woodson ( Book )
5 editions published between 2001 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When a brother and sister are taken to stay with their mother's sister because their mother neglects them, they wonder if they will see their mother again
The Christmas magic by Lauren Thompson ( Book )
3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 1,078 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
As Santa prepares for the upcoming holiday season, it is the Christmas magic that truly makes everything happen
Poems to learn by heart by Caroline Kennedy ( Book )
2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 966 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
For this companion to her "New York Times"-bestselling collection "A Family of Poems," Kennedy has hand-selected more than 100 of her favorite poems that lend themselves to memorization
No dogs allowed! by Sonia Manzano ( Book )
6 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in English and held by 863 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When Iris, her family, and the neighbors take a trip to Enchanted Lake, everyone brings what they think is needed, but the family dog turns out to present a problem
I will hold you 'til you sleep by Linda Zuckerman ( Book )
4 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 848 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A parent expresses undying love for a child
Why I will never ever ever ever have enough time to read this book by Remy Charlip ( Book )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 805 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A busy girl recounts all of the things she has to do in a day as she tries to find time to read
The Sandman : the wake by Neil Gaiman ( Book )
6 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and held by 732 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
All dreamers celebrate the life of the King of Dreams in the last chapter of the "Sandman" saga
Blowin' in the wind by Bob Dylan ( Book )
4 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and held by 576 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents the familiar Dylan song, accompanied by illustrations
 
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Alternative Names
Muth, John J.
מות, ג׳ון ג׳
جون ج. موث
مث، جون
ミュース, ジョン・J
Languages
English (109)
French (4)
German (1)
Chinese (1)
Hebrew (1)
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