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Gay, Marie-Louise

Overview
Works: 252 works in 881 publications in 10 languages and 39,495 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Picture books  High interest-low vocabulary books  Pictorial works 
Subject Headings:
Roles: Author, Illustrator
Classifications: PZ7.H83727, [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 )
23 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and French and held by 7,622 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 plink and plunk by James Howe( Book )
9 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in English and French and held by 3,374 libraries worldwide
Houndsley likes canoeing and his friend Catina likes bicycling, but each has to help the other learn to enjoy these activities in order to do them together
Stella, fairy of the forest by Marie-Louise Gay( Book )
20 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in English and Swedish and held by 1,664 libraries worldwide
Stella's little brother Sam wonders if fairies are invisible. Stella assures him she has seen many and takes Sam to the meadow and the forest to find them
Stella, queen of the snow by Marie-Louise Gay( Book )
17 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in English and held by 1,514 libraries worldwide
Stella introduces Sam to the fun of playing in the snow
Houndsley and Catina and the quiet time by James Howe( Book )
11 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and French and held by 1,438 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
Stella, star of the sea by Marie-Louise Gay( Book )
23 editions published between 1999 and 2010 in English and Welsh and held by 1,284 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
Good night Sam by Marie-Louise Gay( Book )
12 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in English and held by 1,254 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
Good morning Sam by Marie-Louise Gay( Book )
14 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in English and held by 1,208 libraries worldwide
Sam gets dressed all by himself, with a little help from his sister Stella
When Stella was very, very small by Marie-Louise Gay( Book )
4 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 1,182 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 )
7 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,120 libraries worldwide
A young bunny named Roslyn Rutabega awakens one morning and informs her father that she will dig the biggest hole on Earth, but the grumpy animals that she disturbs with her digging slow down her progress
Stella, princess of the sky by Marie-Louise Gay( Book )
9 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in English and held by 1,067 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
Caramba! by Marie-Louise Gay( Book )
24 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 960 libraries worldwide
Caramba the cat wishes he could fly
What are you doing, Sam? by Marie-Louise Gay( Book )
6 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and held by 738 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
Please, Louise! by Frieda Wishinsky( Book )
6 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 693 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
How to take your grandmother to the museum by Lois Wyse( Book )
4 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and held by 670 libraries worldwide
A young girl takes her grandmother on an outing to the natural history museum
Houndsley and Catina by James Howe( Sound Recording )
14 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 662 libraries worldwide
Friends Houndsley and Catina are sad because they do not know when thier birthdays are. However, they each solve the problem in a creative and thoughtful way unbeknownst of the other
Caramba and Henry by Marie-Louise Gay( Book )
2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 593 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
Travels with my family by Marie-Louise Gay( Book )
15 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in English and French and held by 589 libraries worldwide
A young boy tells the adventures of his family's summer vacations as his parents choose unusual places to visit
Summer in the city by Marie-Louise Gay( Book )
4 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and held by 581 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
Read me a story, Stella by Marie-Louise Gay( Book )
4 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 543 libraries worldwide
Stella introduces her little brother Sam to the pleasures of reading
 
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Alternative Names
Gay, Marie-Louise
גי, מרי-לואיז
ゲイ, メアリー・ルイーズ
Languages
English (203)
French (19)
German (4)
Portuguese (3)
Swedish (1)
Welsh (1)
Catalan (1)
Spanish (1)
Galician (1)
Dutch (1)
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