Most widely held works about Lane Smith
Most widely held works by Lane Smith
The true story of the 3 little pigs by Jon Scieszka ( Book )
58 editions published between 1989 and 2009 in 7 languages and held by 4,431 libraries worldwide
The wolf gives his own outlandish version of what really happened when he tangled with the three little pigs.
The Stinky Cheese Man and other fairly stupid tales by Jon Scieszka ( Book )
30 editions published between 1992 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 4,321 libraries worldwide
Madcap revisions of familiar fairy tales.
Science verse by Jon Scieszka ( Book )
12 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 4,295 libraries worldwide
When the teacher tells his class that they can hear the poetry of science in everything, a student is struck with a curse and begins hearing nothing but science verses that sound very much like some well-known poems.
Cowboy & Octopus by Jon Scieszka ( Book )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 4,091 libraries worldwide
Although Cowboy and Octopus have different opinions about beans and knock-knock jokes, their friendship endures.
Math curse by Jon Scieszka ( Book )
14 editions published between 1995 and 2009 in 6 languages and held by 3,456 libraries worldwide
When the teacher tells her class that they can think of almost everything as a math problem, one student acquires a math anxiety which becomes a real curse. From the inventive team that brought you The Stinky Cheese Man, a tale of a girl in the relentless grip of math-mania. What if you think of everything as a math problem--and you spend your morning tabulating your teeth and calculating your corn flakes? You've got the math curse, that's what! Let Jon Scieszka and Lane Smith take you on an adventure to infinity and back. Full color.
John, Paul, George & Ben by Lane Smith ( Book )
12 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and held by 3,380 libraries worldwide
A humorous look at five of our country's founding fathers.
Hooray for Diffendoofer Day by Seuss ( Book )
10 editions published between 1998 and 2002 in 3 languages and held by 3,092 libraries worldwide
The students of Diffendoofer School celebrate their unusual teachers and curriculum, including Miss Fribble who teaches laughing, Miss Bonkers who teaches frogs to dance, and Mr. Katz who builds robotic rats.
Knights of the kitchen table by Jon Scieszka ( Book )
26 editions published between 1991 and 2006 in 4 languages and held by 2,835 libraries worldwide
Joe receives a magic book for his birthday present from his uncle. Joe, Fred, and Sam are transported to a time when evil knights, fire-breathing dragons, and vile-smelling giants roamed the land.
Princess Hyacinth : (the surprising tale of a girl who floated) by Florence Parry Heide ( Book )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 2,551 libraries worldwide
Princess Hyacinth is bored and unhappy sitting in her palace every day because, unless she is weighed down by specially-made clothes, she will float away, but her days are made brighter when kite-flying Boy stops to say hello.
Squids will be squids : fresh morals, beastly fables by Jon Scieszka ( Book )
11 editions published between 1998 and 2004 in English and held by 2,510 libraries worldwide
Contemporary fables with tongue-in-cheek morals address such topics as homework, curfews, and television commercials.
The not-so-jolly-Roger by Jon Scieszka ( Book )
20 editions published between 1991 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 2,405 libraries worldwide
Once again, three friends are sent back in time by a magic book and they find themselves prisoners of the evil pirate Blackbeard.
The good, the bad, and the goofy by Jon Scieszka ( Book )
12 editions published between 1992 and 2006 in English and French and held by 2,290 libraries worldwide
The Time Warp Trio find themselves in the Wild West of yesteryear, rubbing elbows with cowboys and Indians.
Your mother was a Neanderthal by Jon Scieszka ( Book )
20 editions published between 1993 and 2006 in 4 languages and held by 2,197 libraries worldwide
The Time Warp Trio find themselves in the middle of an adventure in prehistoric times, where cave art is a form of graffiti and "rock" music takes on a whole new meaning.
Summer reading is killing me by Jon Scieszka ( Book )
10 editions published between 1998 and 2006 in English and held by 2,196 libraries worldwide
At the beginning of summer vacation Joe, Sam, and Fred find themselves trapped inside their summer reading list, involved in a battle between good and evil characters from well-known children's books.
Baloney, Henry P by Jon Scieszka ( Book )
7 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 2,180 libraries worldwide
A transmission received from outer space in a combination of different Earth languages tells of an alien schoolboy's fantastic excuse for being late to school again.
2095 by Jon Scieszka ( Book )
15 editions published between 1995 and 2009 in English and held by 2,052 libraries worldwide
While on a field trip to New York's Museum of Natural History, Joe, Sam, and Fred travel one hundred years into the future, where they encounter robots, anti-gravity disks, and their own grandchildren.
James and the giant peach : a children's story by Roald Dahl ( Book )
16 editions published between 1961 and 1996 in English and held by 2,037 libraries worldwide
A young boy escapes from two wicked aunts and embarks on a series of adventures with six giant insects he meets inside a giant peach.
It's all Greek to me by Jon Scieszka ( Book )
8 editions published between 1999 and 2006 in English and held by 1,991 libraries worldwide
As they are about to go on stage, Joe, Fred, and Sam are transported back to the time of Zeus and the other gods in Greek mythology, who, strangely enough, behave much as the characters in the trio's class play.
Tut, tut by Jon Scieszka ( Book )
23 editions published between 1991 and 2007 in 5 languages and held by 1,980 libraries worldwide
Joe, Sam, and Fred are back, but who figured on Joe's sister Anna and her cat Cleo getting into the act. This time the trio are dodging crocodiles on the Nile, out-witting the evil high priest in tombs and temples, and searching for an escape route from the top-secret mummy-making chamber.
Halloween A B C by Eve Merriam ( Book )
6 editions published between 1987 and 2002 in English and held by 1,759 libraries worldwide
A poem for each letter of the alphabet introduces a different, spooky aspect of Halloween.
Adventure and adventurers American Revolution (1775-1783) Animals Books and reading Chickens Children's stories Children's stories, American Cowboys Ducklings Ducks Fables Fairy tales Fiction Floating bodies Foxes Friendship Frogs Giants History Humorous stories Indians of North America Juvenile works Knights and knighthood Literature Magic Math anxiety Mathematics Museums New York (State)--New York Octopuses Paratext Parodies Picture books Pirates Poetry Prehistoric peoples Princesses Rabbits Schools Science--Miscellanea Stories in rhyme Swine Tales Teach, Edward,--d. 1718 Teachers Testudinidae Time travel United States Wit and humor, Juvenile Wolves
Multiple languages (3)
No Linguistic content (3)