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Barton, Byron

Overview
Works: 148 works in 751 publications in 16 languages and 56,567 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Folklore  Pictorial works  Poetry  Children's audiobooks  Big books  Board books  Picture books 
Roles: Author, Illustrator
Classifications: PZ7.B2848, [E]
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Publications about Byron Barton
Publications by Byron Barton
Most widely held works by Byron Barton
Jump, frog, jump! by Robert Kalan( Book )
51 editions published between 1981 and 2006 in 6 languages and held by 4,167 libraries worldwide
A cumulative tale in which a frog tries to catch a fly without getting caught itself
Dinosaurs, dinosaurs by Byron Barton( Book )
40 editions published between 1989 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 3,318 libraries worldwide
In prehistoric days there were many different kinds of dinosaurs, big and small, those with spikes and those with long, sharp teeth
My car by Byron Barton( Book )
18 editions published between 2001 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 2,398 libraries worldwide
Sam describes in loving detail his car and how he drives it. On board pages
Machines at work by Byron Barton( Book )
26 editions published between 1937 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 2,223 libraries worldwide
During a busy day at the construction site, the workers use a variety of machines to knock down a building and begin constructing a new one
I want to be an astronaut by Byron Barton( Book )
20 editions published between 1988 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 2,217 libraries worldwide
A young child thinks about what it would be like to be an astronaut and go out on a mission into space
Gila monsters meet you at the airport by Marjorie Weinman Sharmat( Book )
10 editions published between 1980 and 1990 in English and held by 2,143 libraries worldwide
A New York City boy's preconceived ideas of life in the West make him very apprehensive about the family's move there
Good morning, chick by Mirra Ginsburg( Book )
42 editions published between 1980 and 2006 in 5 languages and held by 2,085 libraries worldwide
When he tries to imitate a rooster, a newly-hatched chick falls in puddle. Text adapted from the Russian Tsyplenok by Korney Chukovsky
The Little red hen by Byron Barton( Book )
44 editions published between 1993 and 2014 in 9 languages and held by 2,014 libraries worldwide
The little red hen finds none of her lazy friends willing to help her plant, harvest, or grind wheat into flour, but all are eager to eat the bread she makes from it
Building a house by Byron Barton( Book )
33 editions published between 1981 and 2010 in English and French and held by 1,927 libraries worldwide
Briefly describes the steps in building a house
A girl called Al by Constance C Greene( Book )
24 editions published between 1968 and 1997 in 3 languages and held by 1,869 libraries worldwide
A seventh-grade girl, her slightly fat girl friend, Al, and the assistant superintendent of their apartment building form a mutually needed friendship with the usual--and a few unusual--joys and sorrows
The three bears by Byron Barton( Book )
24 editions published between 1991 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,833 libraries worldwide
Lorsque les trois ours sortent, Boucle d'or s'aventure dans leur maison, mange leur bouillie, essaie leurs chaises, et finalement s'endort dans le lit du bébé
Bones, bones, dinosaur bones by Byron Barton( Book )
21 editions published between 1990 and 2007 in English and French and held by 1,824 libraries worldwide
A cast of characters looks for, finds, and assembles some dinosaur bones
Trains by Byron Barton( Book )
18 editions published between 1986 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 1,823 libraries worldwide
Brief text and illustrations present a variety of trains and what they do
Trucks by Byron Barton( Book )
17 editions published between 1986 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 1,792 libraries worldwide
Brief text and illustrations present a variety of trucks and what they do
Airport by Byron Barton( Book )
19 editions published between 1982 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 1,771 libraries worldwide
Describes and pictures what happens from the time an airplane passenger arrives at an airport, and boards an airplane until the plane is in the air
Boats by Byron Barton( Book )
20 editions published between 1968 and 2007 in English and Japanese and held by 1,660 libraries worldwide
Depicts several kinds of boats and ships
The paper airplane book by Seymour Simon( Book )
15 editions published between 1971 and 1988 in English and held by 1,550 libraries worldwide
Instructions for creating paper airplanes illuminate the principles of flight which apply to all aircraft
Truck song by Diane Siebert( Book )
12 editions published between 1984 and 1986 in English and held by 1,494 libraries worldwide
Rhymed text and illustrations describe the journey of a transcontinental truck
My bus by Byron Barton( Book )
6 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 1,136 libraries worldwide
"A bus driver named Joe heads out on his route, stopping at one bus stop after another to pick up passengers. He picks up five dogs and five cats in all, dropping nine of them off at the plane, train, or boat. The tenth passenger, a dog, Joe takes home"--Provided by publisher
The Tamarindo puppy and other poems by Charlotte Pomerantz( Book )
6 editions published between 1980 and 1993 in English and held by 1,082 libraries worldwide
An illustrated collection of 13 poems which contain a sprinkling of Spanish
 
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Alternative Names
Bāton, Bairon 1930-
バートン, バイロン
Languages
English (320)
French (85)
Spanish (20)
Japanese (7)
German (6)
Italian (6)
Swedish (5)
Korean (4)
Tswana (1)
Zulu (1)
Chinese (1)
Slovenian (1)
Catalan (1)
Sotho (1)
Breton (1)
Afrikaans (1)
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