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Cole, Brock

Overview
Works: 67 works in 244 publications in 4 languages and 29,067 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Anecdotes  History  Fantasy fiction, English  Young adult works  Psychological fiction  Humorous stories  Christmas stories  Picture books 
Roles: Illustrator
Classifications: PZ7.C67342, [FIC]
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Publications about Brock Cole
Publications by Brock Cole
Most widely held works about Brock Cole
 
Most widely held works by Brock Cole
The Indian in the cupboard by Lynne Reid Banks( Book )
35 editions published between 1980 and 2012 in English and held by 6,123 libraries worldwide
A nine-year-old boy receives a plastic Indian, a cupboard, and a little key for his birthday and finds himself involved in adventure when the Indian comes to life in the cupboard and befriends him--Résumé de l'éditeur
Gully's travels by Tor Seidler( Book )
3 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 2,718 libraries worldwide
Gulliver leads a life of luxury with his master. But when his master falls in love with a woman who is allergic to dogs, Gulliver is sent to a new home. He finds himself with a family of raucous human beings and three mutts. But just as Gulliver begins to make a grudging peace with his new reality, he gets swept up in a harrowing new adventure
The goats by Brock Cole( Book )
29 editions published between 1987 and 2010 in English and held by 2,539 libraries worldwide
Two misfits at summer camp find inner strength and self-knowledge when they are cruelly marooned on an island by fellow campers. Literature of Delight. Two children are stripped of their clothes and marooned on an island by their fellow campers. They escape and learn, in addition to survival-on-the-run skills such as petty thievery and grand theft/auto, cooperation, intimacy, and loyalty. Quietly witty, this remarkable book yields new depths with each reading. Stripped and marooned on a small island by their fellow campers, a boy and a girl form an uneasy bond that grows into a deep friendship when they decide to run away and disappear without a trace
George Washington's teeth by Deborah Chandra( Book )
7 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and held by 2,366 libraries worldwide
A rollicking rhyme portrays George Washington's lifelong struggle with bad teeth. A timeline taken from diary entries and other nonfiction sources follows
Buttons by Brock Cole( Book )
4 editions published between 2000 and 2004 in English and held by 1,804 libraries worldwide
When their father eats so much that he pops the buttons off his britches, each of his three daughters tries a different plan to find replacements
Celine by Brock Cole( Book )
16 editions published between 1989 and 1998 in 4 languages and held by 1,417 libraries worldwide
Adolescence
Good enough to eat by Brock Cole( Book )
3 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 1,244 libraries worldwide
When an Ogre comes to town demanding a bride, the mayor sacrifices the homeless girl with no name that everyone thinks is a pest and a bother, but she finds a way to outwit them all
The facts speak for themselves by Brock Cole( Book )
10 editions published between 1997 and 2005 in English and held by 1,131 libraries worldwide
At the request of her social worker, thirteen-year-old Linda gradually reveals how her life with her unstable mother and her younger brother led to her rape and the murder she witnessed
The money we'll save by Brock Cole( Book )
3 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 1,100 libraries worldwide
In nineteenth-century New York City, when Pa brings home a young turkey in hopes of saving money on their Christmas dinner, his family faces all sorts of trouble--and expense--in their tiny apartment
Gaffer Samson's luck by Jill Paton Walsh( Book )
11 editions published between 1984 and 1990 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,049 libraries worldwide
James's difficulty in adjusting to a new school and life in the Fens is further complicated by the request of an elderly neighbour to find his lucky piece, a task which puts James in some danger
Alpha and the dirty baby by Brock Cole( Book )
6 editions published between 1987 and 1995 in English and Spanish and held by 1,015 libraries worldwide
When a devil's imp and his wife impersonate her parents, Alpha uses soap and water to deal with them and their baby
The king at the door : words and pictures by Brock Cole( Book )
6 editions published between 1979 and 1992 in English and held by 999 libraries worldwide
A beggar arrives at the inn declaring he is a king but only manages to convince Little Baggit, the servant
No more baths by Brock Cole( Book )
6 editions published between 1980 and 1989 in English and held by 856 libraries worldwide
A little girl with a particular aversion to taking baths decides to run away the next time her mother tells her to take one
Larky Mavis by Brock Cole( Book )
2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 815 libraries worldwide
Having found a tiny baby in a peanut shell, Larky Mavis calls him Heart's Delight and carries him around as he grows bigger, to the confusion and anger of the adults around her
The giant's toe by Brock Cole( Book )
5 editions published between 1985 and 1988 in English and held by 788 libraries worldwide
A giant accidentally cuts off his toe and it develops a character of its own
The winter wren by Brock Cole( Book )
2 editions published between 1984 and 1988 in English and held by 780 libraries worldwide
When his village suffers from a hard winter, Simon, whose mother laughs at his foolishness, goes in search of spring
Nothing but a pig by Brock Cole( Book )
3 editions published between 1981 and 1990 in English and held by 650 libraries worldwide
A spoiled pig, the new possession of a rich banker who is fond of bacon and ham, comes to appreciate his former owner who considered him his best friend
Fair Monaco by Brock Cole( Book )
3 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 534 libraries worldwide
Maggie, Katie, and Nora try to help their always-worried and fearful grandmother by entering her dreams and replacing her fears of burglars, trains, and bills with images of sails, sun, and the sea
Buttons by Brock Cole( Sound Recording )
4 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 199 libraries worldwide
When their father eats so much that he pops the buttons off his britches, each of his three daughters tries a different plan to find replacements
Larky Mavis by Brock Cole( Sound Recording )
3 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 156 libraries worldwide
Having found a tiny baby in a peanut shell, Larky Mavis calls him Heart's Delight and carries him around as he grows bigger, to the confusion and anger of the adults around her
 
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Alternative Names
Cole, Brock
コール, ブロック
Languages
English (154)
Spanish (5)
Catalan (2)
Danish (1)
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