WorldCat Identities

Daurio, Ken

Works: 100 works in 348 publications in 10 languages and 16,755 library holdings
Genres: Animated films  Children's films  Comedy films  Drama  Juvenile works  Action and adventure films  Film adaptations  Fantasy films  Short films  Fiction 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Producer, Scenarist, Bibliographic antecedent, Conceptor, Author, Director, Other, Contributor
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Ken Daurio
Despicable me by Steve Carell( Visual )

41 editions published between 2010 and 2016 in English and Italian and held by 2,935 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gru delights in all things wicked. Surrounded by an army of tireless little yellow minions, and armed with his arsenal of shrink rays, freeze rays, and battle-ready vehicles for land and air, he vanquishes all who stand in his way. Until the day he encounters the immense will of three little orphaned girls who look at him and see something that no one else has ever seen, a potential dad
Dr. Seuss' Horton hears a Who! by Seuss( Visual )

34 editions published between 2008 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 2,561 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A playful pachyderm named Horton becomes a reluctant hero when he discovers the microscopic city of Who-ville on a floating speck of dust and embarks on a hilarious adventure to save the town from the dangers of the jungle
Despicable me 2 by Steve Carell( Visual )

28 editions published between 2013 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 2,534 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Just as Gru has given up being super-bad to be a super-dad, the Anti-Villain League recruits him to track down a new criminal mastermind and save the world"--Container
The Lorax by Ken Daurio( Visual )

32 editions published between 2012 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 1,920 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a place where the brown Bar-ba-loots frisk and the Humming-Fish splash around, you will find the Lorax. The Lorax speaks of the trees, which the Once-ler is chopping down as fast as he pleases. Will the Once-ler change his destructive ways and heed the wise warnings of the Lorax?
The secret life of pets( Visual )

17 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in English and held by 1,694 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A hilarious comedy about the lives our pets lead after we leave for work or school each day. Max, a terrier, has his favorite-pet status turned upside-down when his owner takes in a stray named Duke
Hop by Tim Hill( Visual )

26 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,681 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Blending animation with live action, Hop is the tale of Fred, an out-of-work slacker who accidentally injures the Easter Bunny and must take him in as he recovers. As Fred struggles with the world's worst houseguest, both will learn what it takes to finally grow up
College road trip by Roger Kumble( Visual )

6 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 1,172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Choosing a college and striking out on one's own is an exciting time that requires a big adjustment by both child and parent, but few parents will have as much difficulty relinquishing control over their daughter's life as Chicago police chief James Porter. A loving, but overprotective father, James wants his daughter Melanie to attend nearby Northwestern College. When she's waitlisted and called for an interview at Georgetown in Washington, D.C., James gets more than a little nervous. Squashing her plans for a road trip to D.C. with her girlfriends, James insists on a father-daughter road trip which he envisions being full of reminiscing, heart-to-heart conversations, and a healthy dose of persuasive promotion of Northwestern. Melanie's little brother and pet pig stow away in the back of the truck. The Porters manage to keep running into a super sweet dad and his college-bound daughter, who have a close relationship, are full of clean-cut enthusiasm, and for some reason, willing to befriend the Porters
Meet the minions by Lucy Rosen( Book )

3 editions published in 2013 in English and French and held by 330 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Children's Book. The Minions have one job, and one job only--they work for Gru! Join Dave, Kevin, Tom, Stuart, Jerry and the rest of the gang as they do everything from stealing the moon to testing jelly recipes!
Attack of the evil minions! by Kirsten Mayer( Book )

2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 298 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

El Macho starts kidnapping minions and uses purple goo to turn them into evil creatures, until the former supervillain Gru comes up with a way to turn them back
Despicable me : the junior novel by Annie Auerbach( Recording )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 292 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In his quest to be the world's greatest villain, Gru plans to steal the Moon, but he meets his greatest challenge when he adopts three little girls to help him on his mission
Despicable me 2 : the junior novel by Annie Auerbach( Book )

3 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After adopting Margo, Edith, and Agnes, Gru gave up his life as a supervillain to become a super-dad, but he is soon called upon to spy for the Anti-Villain League
Bubble boy by Cinco Paul( Visual )

11 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in 3 languages and held by 163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Innocuous, innocent, and somewhat idiotic, Jimmy is a good-hearted innocent born with no immunities against germs. Jimmy grows up in a plastic bubble. To win back the girl of his dreams, he steps out of his indoor greenhouse and into a homemade bubble suit. He wins over the support of soft-hearted bikers, zombielike teenage cultists, and orphaned "freaks" through his purity and pluck
Hop, the movie : the chapter book by Annie Auerbach( Book )

2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Fred, an out-of-work slacker, accidentally injures the Easter Bunny, he must take him in as he recovers as well as take his place in order to save Easter
Sleepy kittens by Cinco Paul( Book )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When it is time for bed, the three little kittens are not sleepy at all, so Mama Cat brushes their fur, gives them milk, and sings them a lullaby until they drift off to sleep
Meet the Easter Bunny by Lucy Rosen( Book )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Easter Island is home to the Easter Bunny's magical workshop. Chocolate carving, jelly bean polishing, and adorable chicks and bunnies are just a few of the fantastic sights on this lively tour of Easter in the making ..."--Page 4 of cover
Chicks versus bunnies by Kirsten Mayer( Book )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Cute and cuddly Easter icons face off! The Easter Bunny gets all the glory, but what about the chicks who do all the work making holiday treats? When the factory chicks decide it's time to get the credit they deserve, it's mutiny on Easter Island. But an elite bunny task force known as the Pink Berets drops in to set things straight. Who will reign supreme?"--Page 4 of cover
Bubble Boy by Cinco Paul( Book )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2014 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jimmy Livingston was born without immunities and has spent his entire life confined inside a plastic bubble room. Enter Chloe, the girl next door, who becomes his friend and steals his heart. When she leaves town to get married, Jimmy travels cross-country in a homemade bubble suit in order to stop the wedding and finally tell her how he feels. Along the laugh-filled journey he deals with a crazy cult, a biker gang, a dead cow, and a controlling mother who will stop at nothing to get him back in the bubble
College road trip by Alice Alfonsi( Book )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Melanie Porter is accepted to a great college, but it's too close to home. When she has the chance to get off the waiting list of another top college, Melanie plans a road trip with some of her friends. However, Melanie's dad, James has a different idea. The road trip of friends suddenly becomes a family only road trip
Despicable me 2 the official minion manual : your go-to guide for all things Minion! by Howie Dewin( Book )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Find out everything you ever wanted to know about Tim, Tom, Jerry, Dave and Stuart
Undercover super spies by Kirsten Mayer( Book )

3 editions published in 2013 in French and English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Not too long ago, Gru gave up being a villain for being a dad. But when the world's biggest organization against treachery, the Anti-Villain League, recruits the former baddie to go on a top secret mission to save the world, he must add to his busy day of making pancakes and unicorn balloons and go undercover
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Audience level: 0.12 (from 0.09 for The secret ... to 0.51 for Bubble Boy ...)

WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Despicable me : the junior novel
Alternative Names
ダウリオ, ケン

Hop, the movie : the chapter bookSleepy kittensMeet the Easter BunnyChicks versus bunniesCollege road trip