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Cosby, Bill 1937-

Overview
Works: 1,342 works in 2,311 publications in 1 language and 98,644 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Humor  Biography  Anecdotes  History  Quotations  Drama 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Interviewee, Producer, Creator, Narrator, Composer, Arranger, Host, Instrumentalist, Singer, Conductor, Speaker, Artist, Commentator, Scenarist, Director, Author of introduction
Classifications: PZ7.C8185, [E]
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Bill Cosby
Publications by Bill Cosby
Most widely held works about Bill Cosby
 
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Most widely held works by Bill Cosby
Fatherhood by Bill Cosby( Book )
24 editions published between 1986 and 1993 in English and held by 3,948 libraries worldwide
"A Dolphin book." A collection of ruminations, anecdotes, and vignettes based on Cosby's experiences as a son and father
Love and marriage by Bill Cosby( Book )
15 editions published between 1953 and 1992 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,866 libraries worldwide
Provides a humorous look at love and marriage from childhood romance to the institution of marriage
Childhood by Bill Cosby( Book )
13 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,805 libraries worldwide
Bill Cosby writes humorous stories of his childhood as well as stories about children today
The meanest thing to say by Bill Cosby( Book )
10 editions published between 1997 and 2004 in English and held by 2,597 libraries worldwide
When a new boy in his second grade class tries to getthe other students to play a game that involves saying the meanest thing possible to one another, Little Bill shows him a better way to make friends
The best way to play by Bill Cosby( Book )
12 editions published between 1995 and 2004 in English and held by 2,464 libraries worldwide
Little Bill and his friends, avid fans of the television show "Space Explorers," clamor to get the video game version, but they find that they have more fun using their imagination while playing outside
The treasure hunt by Bill Cosby( Book )
5 editions published between 1997 and 2005 in English and held by 2,362 libraries worldwide
One rainy day while his father listens to his old records, his mother polishes a silver platter, and his brother enjoys his baseball card collection, Little Bill discovers his own treasure, a talent for storytelling
Super-fine Valentine by Bill Cosby( Book )
6 editions published between 1997 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,084 libraries worldwide
Little Bill makes a special Valentine for Mia but is reluctant to give it to her, because he is afraid that the other children in their third grade class will tease him
Shipwreck Saturday by Bill Cosby( Book )
5 editions published between 1998 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,004 libraries worldwide
Although his brother's friends make fun of it, Little Bill is very proud of the toy boat he has built and very upset when it is wrecked the first time he puts it in the water
My big lie by Bill Cosby( Book )
4 editions published between 1997 and 1999 in Undetermined and English and held by 1,965 libraries worldwide
Little Bill gets in big trouble when he tells a fib to explain why he has come home late for dinner. Grade 2.5; Points 0.5
One dark and scary night by Bill Cosby( Book )
3 editions published between 1998 and 2005 in English and held by 1,921 libraries worldwide
One night, little Bill is positive there are mean things in his dark closet and that they are just dying to get him. Only when Alice the great performs a magical tucking-in trick do the mean things go away for good
Come on, people : on the path from victims to victors by Bill Cosby( Book )
7 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,916 libraries worldwide
Addressing the problems facing many African American communities, encourages people to move forward in their lives by overcoming feelings of low self-esteem, fearfulness, and anger
Money troubles by Bill Cosby( Book )
2 editions published between 1998 and 2001 in English and held by 1,898 libraries worldwide
While trying to raise enough money for a telescope, Little Bill makes a discovery about generosity and the needs of others
Congratulations! now what? : a book for graduates by Bill Cosby( Book )
3 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 1,102 libraries worldwide
Offers a humorous look at college life, writing resumes, looking for a job, talking with recruiters, and the responsibilities of "real life"
4 little girls ( visu )
4 editions published between 1998 and 2010 in English and held by 1,079 libraries worldwide
When a bomb tears through the basement of a black Baptist church on a peaceful fall morning, it takes the lives of four young girls; Denise McNair, Carole Robertson, Cynthia Wesley and Addie Mae Collins. This racially motivated crime, taking place at a time when the civil rights movement is burning with a new flame, could have doused that flame forever. Instead it fuels a nation's outrage and brings Birmingham, Alabama to the forefront of America's concern
Bill Cosby, himself by Bill Cosby( visu )
11 editions published between 1982 and 2004 in English and held by 1,051 libraries worldwide
One of the longtime masters of stand-up comedy, Bill Cosby treats his fans to this funny, satirical and heartwarming live concert from Canada. His material ranges from the trials of marriage and parenthood, to the side-splitting antics of the very young, to a hilarious encounter at a dentist's office. Filled with spontaneity and electricity that only a live performance can provide
Kids say the darndest things by Bill Cosby( Book )
3 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and held by 994 libraries worldwide
Gift
Friends of a feather : one of life's little fables by Bill Cosby( Book )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 928 libraries worldwide
In this story about a zealous bird who learns to soar from under the shadow of his best friend's wing comes a powerful message about being oneself and the glorious freedom that can bring!
The day I was rich by Bill Cosby( Book )
4 editions published between 1999 and 2006 in English and held by 891 libraries worldwide
While playing stick-can hockey with his friends, Little Bill discovers what he thinks is a diamond and they all start imagining what it will be like to be rich
Learning to survive black youth look for education and hope by Atron Gentry( file )
1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 855 libraries worldwide
The worst day of my life by Bill Cosby( Book )
4 editions published in 1999 in English and Undetermined and held by 812 libraries worldwide
Little Bill's parents expect him to dress up and act like a gentleman during their party, even though he would rather be playing soccer with his friends
 
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Alternative Names
Cosby, Bill
Cosby, William H.
Cosby, William H., 1937-
Cosby, William H., Dr. 1937-
Cosby, William H., Jr. 1937-
Cosby, William Henry, 1937-
William Henry Cosby, Jr
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Languages
English (221)
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