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So, Meilo

Overview
Works: 69 works in 156 publications in 1 language and 27,143 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Picture books  Poetry  Anecdotes  History  Folklore  Pictorial works  Board books 
Roles: Illustrator, Author
Classifications: PZ7.O331275, [E]
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Meilo So
Hurry and the monarch by Antoine Ó Flatharta( Book )

7 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in English and held by 3,291 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hurry the tortoise befriends a monarch butterfly when she stops in his garden in Wichita Falls, Texas, during her migration from Canada to Mexico. Includes facts about monarch butterflies
Beauty of the beast : poems( Book )

3 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 1,774 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An illustrated collection of poems about animals, insects, and birds by poets from different parts of the world
The 20th century children's poetry treasury( Book )

2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 1,680 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of more than 200 poems by such modern poets as Nikki Grimes, John Ciardi, Karla Kuskin, Ted Hughes, e.e. cummings, Eve Merriam, Deborah Chandra, Arnold Adoff, and more than 100 others
Pale Male : citizen hawk of New York City by Janet Schulman( Book )

3 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 1,562 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A red tail hawk and his mate build their nest near the top of a Fifth Avenue apartment building and bird watchers gather hoping to see the chicks in the nest
Moonbeams, dumplings & dragon boats : a treasury of Chinese holiday tales, activities & recipes by Nina Simonds( Book )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 1,346 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents background information, related tales, and activities for celebrating five Chinese festivals--Chinese New Year, the Lantern Festival, Qing Ming, the Dragon Boat Festival, and the Moon Festival
Read a rhyme, write a rhyme( Book )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in English and held by 1,269 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Segmented into ten subjects, a collection of "poemstarts" provides amusing beginnings to a series of poems and challenges readers to complete the tale in their own special way, enhanced with large text and bold illustrations. When Jack Prelutksy posted the first couplet of a funny poem on a Web site and invited children to finish it, he expected about 100 responses. He got thousands. Now he has come up with an anthology of poems on 10 popular subjects by well-known poets and combined it with his own (S2(Bpoemstarts.(S3(B Included with each poemstart are suggestions for various ways the reader might continue the poem. With large type and a big red stop sign, it is made abundantly clear that the reader get a pencil and paper to complete the poem. Jack Prelutsky has been credited with making poetry fun for children to read. Now he is making poetry fun for children to write! From the Hardcover edition
Tasty baby belly buttons by Judy Sierra( Book )

9 editions published between 1998 and 2001 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Uriko-hime, a girl born from a melon, battles the monstrous oni, who steal babies to eat their tasty belly buttons
Alex the parrot : no ordinary bird by Stephanie Spinner( Book )

3 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 1,072 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recounts the true story of an African grey parrot who was the subject of a graduate student's scientific experiment on animal intelligence and who astonished everyone with its ability to add, understand concepts and speak hundreds of words
Brush of the gods by Lenore Look( Book )

2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 995 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During the Tang dynasty, master painter Wu Daozi creates an extraordinary mural for the emperor
"It's simple," said Simon by Mary Ann Hoberman( Book )

4 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in English and held by 964 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After successfully meeting the challenges posed by a dog, cat, and horse, Simon meets a tiger that is much harder to satisfy and that he must outwit before he becomes the tiger's dinner
Water sings blue : ocean poems by Kate Coombs( Book )

5 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 904 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Come down to the shore with this rich and vivid celebration of the ocean! With watercolors gorgeous enough to wade in by award-winning artist Meilo So and playful, moving poems by Kate Coombs, Water Sings Blue evokes the beauty and power, the depth and mystery, and the endless resonance of the sea.--Book jacket
Gobble, gobble, slip, slop : a tale of a very greedy cat by Meilo So( Book )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 896 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this story based on a folktale from India, a very greedy cat eats five hundred cakes, his friend the parrot, the nosy old woman, and much more
The White Swan express : a story about adoption by Jean Davies Okimoto( Book )

2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 894 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Across North America, people in four different homes prepare for a special trip to China, while four baby girls in China await their new adoptive parents
Countdown to spring : an animal counting book by Janet Schulman( Book )

4 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and held by 836 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Readers count the number of animals that appear on each page, including nine butterflies fluttering and three squirrels scurrying
A bunny for all seasons by Janet Schulman( Book )

3 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in English and held by 784 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A little brown bunny enjoys visiting a garden from summer to spring, especially when a gray bunny shares the fun
Central heating : poems about fire and warmth by Marilyn Singer( Book )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 699 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As a companion volume to her poetry collections about earth and about water, Marilyn Singer now examines the nature of fire, an overlooked subject in the realms of poetry. From forest fires and prairie fires to the fires on backyard grills; from chili peppers to birthday candles; to jack-o-lanterns, menorahs, Christmas lights, and holidays around the earth; to dragons who provide their own central heating--these lyrical poems present a fresh and insightful view of fire of all kinds. Meilo So combines strong linocut art with her signature brushwork in striking illustrations reproduced in fire-red. From the Hardcover edition
Wishbones : a folk tale from China by Barbara Ker Wilson( Book )

6 editions published between 1993 and 2012 in English and held by 594 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this Chinese version of the Cinderella tale, Yeh Hsien uses magic fishbones to dress herself in finery for the Cave Festival, where she loses a slipper in fleeing from her wicked stepmother
Water rolls, water rises by Pat Mora( Book )

2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 554 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A series of verses, in English and Spanish, about the movement and moods of water around the world and the ways in which water affects a variety of landscapes and cultures. Includes Author's Note"--
The ugly duckling by Kevin Crossley-Holland( Book )

6 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 552 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An ugly duckling spends an unhappy year ostracized by the other animals before he grows into a beautiful swan
That special little baby by Jane Ann Peddicord( Book )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 522 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A rhyming exploration of the slowly expanding world of the newborn baby
 
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Hurry and the monarch
Alternative Names
Sandford, Meilo So

ソー, メイロ

Languages
English (70)

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Beauty of the beast : poemsThe 20th century children's poetry treasuryPale Male : citizen hawk of New York CityMoonbeams, dumplings & dragon boats : a treasury of Chinese holiday tales, activities & recipesRead a rhyme, write a rhymeTasty baby belly buttons"It's simple," said SimonGobble, gobble, slip, slop : a tale of a very greedy cat