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Willis, Jeanne

Overview
Works: 702 works in 1,953 publications in 7 languages and 59,906 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Stories in rhyme  Picture books  Humorous fiction  Toy and movable books  Pictorial works  Poetry 
Roles: Author, Creator, Contributor, Bibliographic antecedent, Interviewer
Classifications: PZ8.3.W6799, E
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Jeanne Willis
Publications by Jeanne Willis
Most widely held works by Jeanne Willis
Susan laughs by Jeanne Willis( Book )
26 editions published between 1999 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,561 libraries worldwide
"Rhyming couplets describe a wide range of common emotions and activities experienced by a little girl who uses a wheelchair."--Verso. Susan laughs, she sings, she rides, she swings. She gets angry, she gets sad, she is good, she is bad. In fact, despite the physical challenges, Susan is no different from any other child. Here the authors show a happy little girl whose physical challenges are never seen as handicaps
The monster bed by Jeanne Willis( Book )
37 editions published between 1986 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,332 libraries worldwide
A little monster is afraid to go to bed because he thinks that humans will get him while he is asleep
Tadpole's promise by Jeanne Willis( Book )
17 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 1,179 libraries worldwide
When a caterpillar meets her perfect love, a tadpole, she begs him never to change, but their relationship is doomed
Mommy, do you love me? by Jeanne Willis( Book )
7 editions published between 2008 and 2014 in English and held by 1,037 libraries worldwide
Little Chick asks if his mommy loves him, no matter what he looks like, or how he behaves
I want to be a cowgirl by Jeanne Willis( Book )
12 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in English and held by 1,014 libraries worldwide
Speaking in rhyme, a little girl tells her father that she would rather have the active outdoor life of a cowgirl than that of a girl who stays inside quietly reading, talking, or cleaning
The bog baby by Jeanne Willis( Book )
10 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in English and Hebrew and held by 992 libraries worldwide
When two sisters go fishing in a magic pond, they find a winged blue bog baby and take it home with them
Misery Moo by Jeanne Willis( Book )
14 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 894 libraries worldwide
A pessimistic cow is so resistant to a lamb's attempts to cheer her up that the previously happy-go-lucky lamb starts to feel just like the miserable cow
That's not funny! by Jeanne Willis( Book )
9 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 844 libraries worldwide
When Hyena puts a banana skin in Giraffe's path, causing a chain reaction of accidents that Hyena finds hilarious, he soon learns what it is like to be the butt of a joke
Hippospotamus by Jeanne Willis( Book )
10 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 815 libraries worldwide
When a hippopotamus discovers a spot on her bottom, it seems every creature in the jungle knows what it is and how to cure it
Never too little to love by Jeanne Willis( Book )
7 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and held by 781 libraries worldwide
"Tiny Too-Little loves somebody who's very, very tall, and Tiny really needs a kiss. Turn the pages to see Ting make himself taller and taller."
What did I look like when I was a baby? by Jeanne Willis( Book )
13 editions published between 1986 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 764 libraries worldwide
A young boy and a series of animals learn that as babies, they looked like little versions of their mothers and fathers, but a young bullfrog is horrified when he is shown a photograph of himself as a tadpole
I hate school by Jeanne Willis( Book )
16 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 758 libraries worldwide
Honor Brown describes all the things she hates about school
Earthlets, as explained by Professor Xargle by Jeanne Willis( Book )
10 editions published between 1988 and 1994 in English and held by 746 libraries worldwide
Professor Xargle's class of extraterrestrials learns about the physical characteristics and behavior of the human baby
Cottonball Colin by Jeanne Willis( Book )
7 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and Spanish and held by 729 libraries worldwide
Afraid that her smallest child, Colin, will be hurt if he goes outside or plays, a mother mouse insists that he sit quietly indoors until his grandmother suggests wrapping him in cotton wool, which proves to be effective, but in a most unexpected way
Slug needs a hug by Jeanne Willis( Book )
17 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 727 libraries worldwide
Slug worries that the reason his mother never hugs him is that he is ugly, so he follows his friends' advice to be furry, with a beak, horns, and more, until his mother can no longer recognize him, but then he learns that she loves him, no matter what
Boa's bad birthday by Jeanne Willis( Book )
23 editions published between 2013 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 687 libraries worldwide
Boa is hoping to enjoy his best birthday ever, but most of his friends' gifts are very disappointing
I'm sure I saw a dinosaur by Jeanne Willis( Book )
8 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in English and held by 657 libraries worldwide
When a child reports having seen a dinosaur everyone comes to the beach, from the butcher, the baker, and the priest to the newsmen and the navy
Fly, chick, fly! by Jeanne Willis( Book )
11 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 641 libraries worldwide
A chick that is reluctant to leave the nest finally learns how to fly
Upside down babies by Jeanne Willis( Book )
8 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 601 libraries worldwide
When the world tips upside down, baby animals tumble out of bed, landing in the arms of different mothers
Flabby Cat and Slobby Dog by Jeanne Willis( Book )
10 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 536 libraries worldwide
Flabby Cat and Slobby Dog were very lazy. They ate and ate and ate. And they slept and slept and slept. But when they woke up, they were most uncomfortable. The sofa had shrunk! Or so they liked to think
 
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Alternative Names
Jeanne Willis auteur de livres pour enfants
Jeanne Willis Brits schrijfster
Vilisa, Džina, 1959-
Willis, J.
Wirisu, Jīn 1959-
וויליס, ג׳ין.
וויליס, ג׳ין. רוס טוני
וויליס, ג׳ין. רוס, טוני סופרת בריטית
ויליס, ג'ין, 1961-
윌리스, 잔
윌리스, 잔느
윌리스, 쟌느
윌리스, 지니
윌리스, 진
윌리스, 진네
ウィリス, ジェニー
ウィリス, ジョニー
ウィリス, ジーン
ジーン・ウィリス
Languages
English (233)
French (9)
Spanish (9)
Italian (8)
Chinese (5)
Hebrew (1)
Korean (1)
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