WorldCat Identities

Firth, Barbara 1928-2013

Overview
Works: 248 works in 900 publications in 18 languages and 27,923 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Stories in rhyme  Big books  Pictorial works  Picture books  Poetry  Anecdotes  Braille books  Children's audiobooks 
Roles: Illustrator, Author, Creator, 9pu, Other, Artist
Classifications: PZ7.W1137, E
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Barbara Firth
 
Most widely held works by Barbara Firth
Can't you sleep, Little Bear? by Martin Waddell( Book )

148 editions published between 1988 and 2017 in 15 languages and held by 5,030 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's bedtime, and Little Bear can't get to sleep. He's frightened of the dark, the dark all around, which not even Big Bear's largest lantern can light up. Big Bear finds a way to show Little Bear that there is no need to be afraid
Let's go home, Little Bear by Martin Waddell( Book )

30 editions published between 1991 and 2012 in English and Chinese and held by 2,558 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Little Bear is frightened by the noises he hears while walking in the snowy woods, his friend Big Bear reassures him
You and me, Little Bear by Martin Waddell( Book )

47 editions published between 1996 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 2,406 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Little Bear helps Big Bear gather wood, fetch water, and tidy the cave so that they can play together
Good job, Little Bear! by Martin Waddell( Book )

6 editions published between 1999 and 2002 in English and held by 1,415 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Little Bear does a good job of climbing rocks, bouncing on a tree branch, and crossing a stream, but Big Bear is always there to lend a helping hand when needed
Sleep tight, Little Bear by Martin Waddell( Book )

22 editions published between 2004 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 1,395 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Little Bear finds a cave that is just the right size for him, but at bedtime he starts thinking about Big Bear, all alone in their big Bear Cave
Hi, Harry! by Martin Waddell( Book )

12 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and French and held by 1,313 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A tortoise tries to find someone who will play with him at his own speed
Tom Rabbit by Martin Waddell( Book )

17 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 1,026 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After spending an enjoyable day on the farm, Sammy and his toy rabbit become separated but happily find each other at bedtime
Bee frog by Martin Waddell( Book )

4 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 902 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It seems that no one pays attention to little Bee, even while she pretends to be a very fierce dragon, so she hops away from home, but soon finds herself wondering if a dragon ever gets lonely
The grumpalump by Sarah Hayes( Book )

12 editions published between 1990 and 2003 in English and French and held by 834 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

All the animals try to get a reaction out of the mysterious lumpy grumpalump, but nothing happens until the gnu blows into it and gets an inflated surprise
Bears in the forest by Karen Wallace( Book )

15 editions published between 1994 and 2009 in English and Chinese and held by 757 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Continuing the Read and Wonder series, which combines fictional stories with facts, Wallace follows a black bear mother and two cubs from the cubs' birth through their second summer. Pencil-and-watercolor illustrations on double-page spreads often show the mother's watchful behavior on one page and the cubs' playful actions on the other
The park in the dark by Martin Waddell( Book )

11 editions published between 1989 and 2002 in 3 languages and held by 730 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After night falls and their owner is asleep, three toy animals decide to go to the park and play
We love them by Martin Waddell( Book )

9 editions published between 1989 and 1999 in English and held by 620 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dog and a rabbit become great friends
A song for little toad by Vivian French( Book )

11 editions published between 1995 and 2003 in English and Chinese and held by 611 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Although Mother Toad tries to improve her lullaby singing voice by imitating the sounds of other animal mothers, Little Toad does not sleep until she sings his own song
Sam Vole and his brothers by Martin Waddell( Book )

13 editions published between 1990 and 2002 in 3 languages and held by 609 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young vole wants to do things all alone, but when he finally gets the chance, something is wrong
Wag, wag, wag by Peter Hansard( Book )

9 editions published between 1993 and 2005 in English and Chinese and held by 595 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pictures labeled with words such as sniff, woof, chase, leap, splash, shake, dig, gobble, and sleep depict the afternoon adventures of several lively dogs
"Quack!" said the billy-goat by Charles Causley( Book )

11 editions published between 1986 and 1999 in English and held by 552 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Something is wrong in the barnyard when goats quack and hens oink. What could the problem be?
Amazing air by Henry Smith( Book )

4 editions published between 1982 and 1990 in English and held by 494 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents experiments which explain characteristics of air and some effects it has on our lives
The spider by Margaret Lane( Book )

10 editions published between 1982 and 1994 in 3 languages and held by 492 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A brief introduction to several species of spiders, discussing their physiology, reproduction, and behavior, including the female's curious propensity to eat her mate
At the edge of the forest by Jonathan London( Book )

6 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and held by 477 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A boy and his father must decide how to protect the sheep when coyotes make their home near the family's farm
Well done, Little Bear by Martin Waddell( Book )

30 editions published between 1999 and 2017 in 8 languages and held by 416 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Little Bear goes exploring, Big Bear is close by, ready to help if needed. Suggested level: junior, primary
 
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Can't you sleep, Little Bear?
Alternative Names
Barbara Firth (1928-2013)

Firṯ, Bārbārā

Firth, Barbra

פרת, ברברה

퍼스, 바바라

ファース, バーバラ

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Let's go home, Little BearYou and me, Little BearGood job, Little Bear!Sleep tight, Little BearHi, Harry!Tom RabbitBee frogThe grumpalump