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Burningham, John

Works: 497 works in 1,724 publications in 11 languages and 48,123 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Pictorial works  Picture books  Adventure stories  Biography  Christmas stories  Fantasy fiction  Young adult works  Board books 
Subject Headings: Travelers 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Creator, Bibliographic antecedent
Classifications: PZ7.B936, E
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Mr. Gumpy's outing by John Burningham( Book )
40 editions published between 1970 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 2,659 libraries worldwide
Twee kinderen en allerlei dieren vragen Mr. Gumpy of ze met hem mee mogen in zijn boot, die zo vol raakt dat hij omkiept. Prentenboek met zacht gekleurde illustraties. Voorlezen vanaf ca. 3 jaar, zelf lezen vanaf ca. 10 jaar
Mr. Gumpy's motor car by John Burningham( Book )
72 editions published between 1973 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 2,641 libraries worldwide
Mr Gumpy has decided to go for a ride in his motor car. All the animals and the children want to go to, but when it begins to rain and the tires cannot grip the muddy ground, no one will get out and help. Eventually it gets so bad that they all have to get out and help
Chitty Chitty Bang Bang : the magical car by Ian Fleming( Book )
47 editions published between 1964 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 2,339 libraries worldwide
Two children persuade their father, an inventor, to purchase and restore an old car which turns out to have magical powers
Granpa by John Burningham( Book )
49 editions published between 1984 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 1,809 libraries worldwide
A little girl and her grandfather share very special moments
There's going to be a baby by John Burningham( Book )
14 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,780 libraries worldwide
A young boy imagines what life will be like when his new sibling arrives
Harvey Slumfenburger's Christmas present by John Burningham( Book )
25 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,758 libraries worldwide
On discovering late Christmas Eve that he has forgotten to deliver one present, Santa Claus wearily makes his way in a variety of conveyances to the top of the Roly Poly Mountain to deliver it
It's a secret! by John Burningham( Book )
21 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 1,673 libraries worldwide
One evening Marie Elaine and her neighbor Norman go with Malcolm the cat to a secret place, where they dance and party with the Queen of the Cats--Résumé de l'éditeur
John Patrick Norman McHennessy : the boy who was always late by John Burningham( Book )
27 editions published between 1987 and 2008 in English and held by 1,581 libraries worldwide
When John Patrick Norman McHennessy sets off along the road to learn he runs into all sorts of trouble, but Sir never believes a word he says
Hey! Get off our train by John Burningham( Book )
14 editions published between 1989 and 1999 in 3 languages and held by 1,537 libraries worldwide
At bedtime a young boy takes a trip on his toy train and rescues several endangered animals
The shopping basket by John Burningham( Book )
38 editions published between 1980 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 1,480 libraries worldwide
On his way home from a quick trip to the store, Steven encounters several marauding animals ready to relieve him of his goods
Edwardo : the horriblest boy in the whole wide world by John Burningham( Book )
18 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 1,452 libraries worldwide
Each time he does something a little bit bad, Edwardo is told that he is very bad and soon his behavior is awful, but when he accidentally does good things and is complimented, he becomes much, much nicer
Avocado baby by John Burningham( Book )
36 editions published between 1982 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 1,274 libraries worldwide
A baby who gains enormous strength from avocados defends his weakling family
The magic bed by John Burningham( Book )
19 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,175 libraries worldwide
Georgie gets a new bed that takes him on magical adventures
Picnic by John Burningham( Book )
10 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 1,115 libraries worldwide
Boy and Girl go out for a picnic and meet all sorts of animals along the way
Where's Julius? by John Burningham( Book )
17 editions published between 1900 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 1,011 libraries worldwide
Julius uses his bold imagination while he plays to enjoy fabulous escapades, shooting South American rapids and riding camels up pyramids
The way to the zoo by John Burningham( Book )
8 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 1,007 libraries worldwide
Discovering a magical door in her bedroom that leads her to the zoo, a little girl is tempted to bring one little bear back to her room, and then a menagerie of smaller animals, and then a medley of big animals, until pandemonium ensues
For every child : the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child in words and pictures by Caroline Castle( Book )
8 editions published between 1999 and 2002 in English and Spanish and held by 974 libraries worldwide
In 1989, the United Nations formally adopted 54 principles that make up the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child. For this picture book, the 14 declarations most relevant to children's everyday lives are retold in simple text, with double-page illustrations by different artists from around the world. Published in association with UNICEF with a foreword by Archbishop Desmond Tutu. Full-color illustrations and B & W photos
Courtney by John Burningham( Book )
20 editions published between 1994 and 2007 in 5 languages and held by 963 libraries worldwide
The children bring home an old mongrel named Courtney who cooks, serves meals, juggles, and even saves the baby from a fire, only to disappear mysteriously
Hushabye by John Burningham( Book )
4 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 959 libraries worldwide
A cat, three bears, a fish, a frog, a baby, and others look for a place to go to sleep at the end of the day
First steps : letters, numbers, colors, opposites by John Burningham( Book )
7 editions published between 1985 and 1996 in English and held by 794 libraries worldwide
An illustrated introduction to the letters of the alphabet, the numbers one to ten, basic colors, and opposites
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Alternative Names
Burningham, John 1935-
Burningham, John Mackintosh.
Burninghem, G'ohn
Burninghem, Gohn 1936-
John Burningham
John Burningham auteur et illustrateur d'ouvrages pour enfants
John Burningham britischer Kinderbuchautor und Illustrator
John Burningham Brits schrijver
בורנינגהם, ג׳והן
ברנינגהם, ג'ון
버닝엄, 존 1936-
버닝햄, 존
버닝햄, 존 1936-
존 버닝햄
バーニンガム, ジョン
English (379)
French (29)
German (25)
Chinese (25)
Spanish (10)
Japanese (9)
Korean (7)
Italian (6)
Hebrew (4)
Portuguese (2)
Galician (1)
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