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Oppenheim, Joanne

Overview
Works: 148 works in 356 publications in 3 languages and 29,674 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Personal narratives‡vAmerican  Records and correspondence  Christmas stories  Lists  Bibliography  Picture books  Biography  Legends 
Classifications: PZ8.3.O615, [E]
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Publications about Joanne Oppenheim
Publications by Joanne Oppenheim
Most widely held works about Joanne Oppenheim
 
Most widely held works by Joanne Oppenheim
Dear Miss Breed : true stories of the Japanese American incarceration during World War II and a librarian who made a difference by Joanne Oppenheim( Book )
10 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 1,555 libraries worldwide
Provides the story of life in a Japanese internment camp during World War II through the correspondence of the children in the camp to their librarian, Miss Clara Breed, who worked on their behalf to show the injustice of their imprisonment
Have you seen birds? by Joanne Oppenheim( Book )
31 editions published between 1968 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 1,288 libraries worldwide
A simple description of different types of birds--how they sound and what they do
"Not now!" said the cow by Joanne Oppenheim( Book )
8 editions published between 1989 and 2002 in English and held by 1,199 libraries worldwide
In this story based on "The Little Red Hen," a little black crow asks his animal friends to help with the planting of some corn seed
Show-and-tell frog by Joanne Oppenheim( Book )
7 editions published between 1992 and 2003 in English and held by 1,138 libraries worldwide
Allie finds a frog for show-and-tell, but he disappears before she can take him to school
Eency Weency Spider by Joanne Oppenheim( Book )
5 editions published between 1991 and 2002 in English and held by 1,077 libraries worldwide
After climbing the water spout, Eency Weency Spider meets Little Miss Muffet, Humpty Dumpty, and Little Jackie Horner
Do you like cats? by Joanne Oppenheim( Book )
7 editions published between 1993 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,057 libraries worldwide
Simple rhyming text and illustrations present different kinds of cats and their behavior
Have you seen bugs? by Joanne Oppenheim( Book )
11 editions published between 1996 and 2001 in English and Chinese and held by 984 libraries worldwide
Describes in verse a variety of bugs and how they look, behave, and improve our lives
"Uh-oh!" said the crow by Joanne Oppenheim( Book )
6 editions published between 1993 and 2001 in English and held by 970 libraries worldwide
On a dark and windy night, the animals in the barn are frightened by strange noises above them and think there might be a ghost in the barn with them
Could it be? by Joanne Oppenheim( Book )
5 editions published between 1990 and 2002 in English and Undetermined and held by 933 libraries worldwide
Surrounded by the many sounds of spring, a hibernating bear is late in waking up, until he hears one very special sound
The Christmas Witch : an Italian legend by Joanne Oppenheim( Book )
7 editions published between 1993 and 2002 in English and held by 922 libraries worldwide
Retells the traditional Italian tale of the poor peasant woman who, long ago, set out to find the Christ Child and wanders to this day, carrying a sack of gifts to give to good children at Christmas
Follow that fish by Joanne Oppenheim( Book )
5 editions published between 1990 and 2002 in English and held by 917 libraries worldwide
While trying to reel in a big fish, a child is pulled into the sea and has a series of underwater adventures with various marine animals
Have you seen trees? by Joanne Oppenheim( Book )
2 editions published between 1995 and 1999 in English and held by 854 libraries worldwide
Poetic introduction to the world of trees in all their variety
The miracle of the first Poinsettia : a Mexican Christmas story by Joanne Oppenheim( Book )
7 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 805 libraries worldwide
A retelling of a Mexican legend that describes the origin of the Poinsettia plant. In this version, a young girl has nothing to give the Christ child, but when the weeds she carries in her hands miraculously transform into red flowers, she now has the perfect gift
The Prince's bedtime by Joanne Oppenheim( Book )
8 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in English and held by 785 libraries worldwide
When the Prince refuses to go to bed each night, people come from near and far with "cures," but an old woman knows the best way of putting children to sleep
Choosing books for kids : choosing the right book for the right child at the right time by Joanne Oppenheim( Book )
2 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 743 libraries worldwide
How do you make a bubble? by William H Hooks( Book )
4 editions published between 1992 and 2005 in English and held by 729 libraries worldwide
This simple rhyming text poses questions about how to do a variety of things and provides the answers
James will never die by Joanne Oppenheim( Book )
1 edition published in 1982 in English and held by 643 libraries worldwide
In their pretend games, an older brother always seems to come out on top
The elementary school handbook : making the most of your child's education by Joanne Oppenheim( Book )
3 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 639 libraries worldwide
Row, row, row your boat by Joanne Oppenheim( Book )
4 editions published between 1993 and 2002 in English and held by 611 libraries worldwide
While singing "Row, Row, Row Your Boat" in the bathtub, a boy becomes the skipper of several imaginary vessels
Sequoyah : Cherokee hero by Joanne Oppenheim( Book )
4 editions published between 1979 and 2001 in English and held by 566 libraries worldwide
A biography of the Cherokee Indian who invented a syllabary for the Cherokee language
 
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Alternative Names
オッペンハイム, ジョアンヌ
オッペンハイム, ジョーン
Languages
English (129)
Spanish (5)
Chinese (1)
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