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Gay, Marie-Louise

Overview
Works: 210 works in 1,048 publications in 19 languages and 41,734 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  High interest-low vocabulary books  Children's audiobooks  Pictorial works  Picture books  Braille books 
Subject Headings:
Roles: Author, Illustrator
Classifications: PZ7.G2375, E
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Publications about Marie-Louise Gay
Publications by Marie-Louise Gay
Most widely held works about Marie-Louise Gay
 
Most widely held works by Marie-Louise Gay
Houndsley and Catina by James Howe( Book )
25 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and French and held by 7,384 libraries worldwide
Houndsley and Catina run into trouble when they decide to prove that they are the best at cooking and writing, respectively
Houndsley and Catina and the birthday surprise by James Howe( Book )
11 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and French and held by 3,632 libraries worldwide
Friends Houndsley and Catina are sad because they do not know when their birthdays are, but they solve the problem in a thoughtful and creative way
Stella, fairy of the forest by Marie-Louise Gay( Book )
61 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in 9 languages and held by 3,043 libraries worldwide
Sam is full of questions on his first trip to the seashore and his older sister has an answer for each one, except whether or not Sam will ever come into the water
Stella, queen of the snow by Marie-Louise Gay( Book )
38 editions published between 2000 and 2012 in 10 languages and held by 1,609 libraries worldwide
Stella introduces Sam to the fun of playing in the snow
Stella, princess of the sky by Marie-Louise Gay( Book )
72 editions published between 1986 and 2012 in 15 languages and held by 1,589 libraries worldwide
In this sweetly humorous book, Stella and her brother, Sam, explore the wonders of the natural world. A vast luminous sky, the sun, the stars, and the rising moon form the backdrop for their nocturnal expedition. As they encounter raccoons, fireflies, tree frogs, and bats, Sam wonders if the moon can swim, if the sun wears pajamas, or if he can catch shooting stars with his butterfly net. Stella, as always, has an answer for every question. Marie-Louise Gay's whimsical prose and enchanting illustrations capture the joys of young children making their first discoveries of the world around them
Good morning Sam by Marie-Louise Gay( Book )
43 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in 9 languages and held by 1,469 libraries worldwide
Sam gets dressed all by himself, with a little help from his sister Stella
Good night Sam by Marie-Louise Gay( Book )
40 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in 8 languages and held by 1,454 libraries worldwide
The story touches on many fears young children have about the dark-monsters in the closet, menacing-looking furniture, noises from unknown sources-but it reassures with gentle humor and a steadfast sister
Houndsley and Catina and the quiet time by James Howe( Book )
13 editions published between 2008 and 2015 in English and French and held by 1,449 libraries worldwide
Houndsley loves the quiet of the first snow of winter, but Catina does not enjoy being snowed in. What about all her plans for the day? With pretending, books, games, creativity, and some time to dream, Houndsley helps Catina let go of her worries and enjoy the snowy day
When Stella was very, very small by Marie-Louise Gay( Book )
13 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 1,218 libraries worldwide
Ever-inquisitive, carrot-top Stella takes a peek at her early days when she couldn't read but, now that she's grown, she can read to her little brother--Résumé de l'éditeur
Roslyn Rutabaga and the biggest hole on earth by Marie-Louise Gay( Book )
12 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 1,120 libraries worldwide
Roslyn Rutabaga is a rabbit. One day she has a plan to dig the biggest hole on earth. Will she succeed?
Any questions? by Marie-Louise Gay( Book )
7 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 1,103 libraries worldwide
Many children want to know where stories come from and how a book is made. Marie-Louise Gay's new picture book provides them some answers though a fictional encounter between an author and some very curious children. Together, they write and illustrate a story. Marie-Louise Gay has scribbled, sketched, scrawled, doodled, penciled, collaged, and painted the words and pictures of a story-within-a-story that show how brilliant ideas creep up on you when you least expect it and how words sometimes float out of nowhere, asking to be written
Princess Pistachio and the pest by Marie-Louise Gay( Book )
23 editions published between 1998 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,081 libraries worldwide
"One day Pistachio Shoelace opens a mysterious present: a golden crown! Pistachio knew all along that she was a princess, but her 'real' parents, the king and queen of Papua, have sent her a message at last. Soon they will come to claim her. But for now, her adoptive parents still force her to eat spinach and go to school. Her former best friends laugh at her new crown. And her so-called baby sister is a pest. Princess Pistachio must prove that she is a real princess-- elegant, graceful, and very brave"--Page 4 of cover
Caramba by Marie-Louise Gay( Book )
31 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in 9 languages and held by 945 libraries worldwide
Caramba is disappointed that he can't fly like other cats, but when his cousins decide to show him how, he discovers that he does have a unique talent that other cats don't have
Please, Louise! by Frieda Wishinsky( Book )
19 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 849 libraries worldwide
Jake is annoyed that his little sister Louise won't leave him alone. He wishes Louise were a dog. Suddenly Louise is gone and a little dog appears to be in her place. Jake is worried that his wish may have come true
What are you doing, Sam? by Marie-Louise Gay( Book )
15 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 773 libraries worldwide
Stella's little brother Sam decides to teach his dog Fred new tricks, but Fred has other ideas which include doing as he pleases and making the maximum amount of mess
How to take your grandmother to the museum by Lois Wyse( Book )
4 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and held by 655 libraries worldwide
A young girl takes her grandmother on an outing to the natural history museum
Houndsley and Catina by James Howe( Sound Recording )
18 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and held by 638 libraries worldwide
Houndsley and Catina run into trouble when they decide to prove that they are the best at cooking and writing, respectively
Read me a story, Stella by Marie-Louise Gay( Book )
4 editions published in 2013 in English and French and held by 612 libraries worldwide
Stella introduces her little brother Sam to the pleasures of reading
Caramba and Henry by Marie-Louise Gay( Book )
5 editions published in 2011 in 3 languages and held by 599 libraries worldwide
Caramba's troublesome little brother Henry learns to fly and breaks free from the string Caramba has tied around his waist, and it is dark when Caramba and his friend Portia finally find the little boy, clinging to a tree branch and very relieved to be rescued
Summer in the city by Marie-Louise Gay( Book )
3 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 380 libraries worldwide
Charlie was looking forward to summer vacation until he realized he would be stuck at home with his little brother the entire time, but Charlie ends up making new friends and finding adventure in his own neighborhood
 
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Alternative Names
Gay, Marie-Louise
Gay, Marie Louise, 1952-
Marie-Louise Gay Canadian illustrator
Marie-Louise Gay Canadian illustrator and children's writer
גי, מרי-לואיז
개이, 마리 루이스 1952-
게이, 마리 루이스 1952-
게이, 마리 루이즈 1952-
게이, 마리에 루이스 1952-
ゲイ, メアリー・ルイーズ
Languages
English (228)
French (66)
German (31)
Portuguese (31)
Spanish (24)
Chinese (20)
Japanese (20)
Dutch (12)
Swedish (4)
Hungarian (3)
Greek, Modern [1453- ] (3)
Slovenian (3)
Korean (2)
Serbian (2)
Danish (1)
Welsh (1)
Galician (1)
Basque (1)
Catalan (1)
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