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Wormell, Christopher

Works: 121 works in 500 publications in 10 languages and 18,261 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Myths  Pictorial works  Picture books  Fables  Humorous fiction  Board books  Children's audiobooks  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Wood-engraver, Signer, Creator
Classifications: BL310, E
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Publications about Christopher Wormell
Publications by Christopher Wormell
Most widely held works about Christopher Wormell
Most widely held works by Christopher Wormell
Teeth, tails & tentacles : an animal counting book by Christopher Wormell( Book )
14 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 1,565 libraries worldwide
The first portion of the work is a counting book covering the numbers one to twenty with block prints of animals. The second portion of the work has factual information concerning the animals
Blue Rabbit and friends by Christopher Wormell( Book )
12 editions published between 1999 and 2002 in 4 languages and held by 1,250 libraries worldwide
In his search for just the right home, Blue Rabbit helps a bear, a goose, and a dog find the perfect place to live
Mice, morals & monkey business : lively lessons from Aesop's Fables by Christopher Wormell( Book )
6 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and French and held by 1,011 libraries worldwide
Colorful linoleum-block prints depict classic characters from Aesop's Fables. The prints illustrate a key moment in the story, highlighting the moral; while an appendix provides each tale in more detail.--
George and the dragon by Christopher Wormell( Book )
40 editions published between 1000 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 921 libraries worldwide
George the mouse unintentionally rids the kingdom of a ferocious dragon. Suggested level: junior, primary
The wild girl by Christopher Wormell( Book )
26 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in 7 languages and held by 908 libraries worldwide
A young girl and a little brown dog live together, alone in the wilderness, until a big bear tries to share their cave
A number of animals by Kate Green( Book )
20 editions published between 1993 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 898 libraries worldwide
Introduces the numbers one through ten as a lost little chick searches for its mother among groups of barnyard animals
Ferocious wild beasts! by Christopher Wormell( Book )
22 editions published between 2008 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 889 libraries worldwide
When a boy wanders into the forest where he has been warned about the dangerous wild animals, he encounters nothing of the sort
Puff, puff, chugga-chugga by Christopher Wormell( Book )
4 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 642 libraries worldwide
"Puff, puff, chugga, chugga here comes the little train ... the little train ends up holding many big passengers!"
The big ugly monster and the little stone rabbit by Christopher Wormell( Book )
16 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in 4 languages and held by 567 libraries worldwide
A monster who is shunned for his ugliness finds relief from loneliness when he befriends an inanimate rabbit he carved from stone
Blue Rabbit and the runaway wheel by Christopher Wormell( Book )
9 editions published between 1999 and 2001 in English and Dutch and held by 538 libraries worldwide
In search of the wheel that fell off his bicycle, Blue Rabbit encounters several animals, all of whom have been disturbed by a strange "whizzing" object
George, the dragon and the princess by Christopher Wormell( Book )
13 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and Danish and held by 498 libraries worldwide
Far, far away over the high, high mountains in an old castle wall, in a tiny, tiny hole there lives a little mouse called George. He’s very small and rather timid and he can be a bit clumsy too. In fact, poor George is so hopeless that he can't even make lunch without burning his cheese on toast! But when a huge and terrifying dragon attacks the castle, George springs into action. Because as fans of George and the Dragon know only too well, George has a very special talent
Mythology by Edith Hamilton( Book )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 494 libraries worldwide
A retelling of Greek, Roman and Norse myths
Scruffy Bear and the six white mice by Christopher Wormell( Book )
19 editions published between 2011 and 2017 in 6 languages and held by 488 libraries worldwide
Scruffy Bear meets six terrified white mice in a dark forest. It's getting dark, they have lost their way, and they are scared they will be eaten by owls, foxes, or snakes. Never, fear, Scruffy Bear has all kinds of ingenious ideas about how to keep them safe. Suggested level: junior
Two frogs by Christopher Wormell( Book )
18 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 432 libraries worldwide
Two frogs are sitting on a lily pad and one of them has a stick. The stick, he says, is to beat off the dog. There is no dog, at least not yet. But it will turn out to be a very unusual and surprising day for the two frogs. Suggested level: junior
Eric! by Christopher Wormell( Book )
11 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 418 libraries worldwide
Eric is a little boy who sometimes gets things wrong. But Eric learns that while you can't be good at everything, sometimes it takes a little time to find out what you are good at. Suggested level: junior, primary
The sea monster by Christopher Wormell( Book )
11 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in English and Swedish and held by 404 libraries worldwide
A great sea monster that sometimes sits disguised among the rocks along the beach, and an old fisherman who lives high on a cliff, both happen to be in the right place at the right time when a little boy is swept out to sea while trying to retrieve his toy boat
An alphabet of animals by Christopher Wormell( Book )
10 editions published between 1990 and 1996 in English and German and held by 403 libraries worldwide
Linoleum block prints produced the art which portrays both unusual and familiar animals, one for each letter of the alphabet
Through the animals' eyes : a story of the first Christmas by Christopher Wormell( Book )
2 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 400 libraries worldwide
The story of Jesus' birth is retold and highlighted with colorful wood-block illustrations often showing animals, whose significance is explained in a glossary
One smart fish by Christopher Wormell( Book )
22 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 352 libraries worldwide
A smart fish who longs to explore the world beyond the ocean discovers he can use his fins to walk on land. Suggested level: junior, primary
Molly and the night monster by Christopher Wormell( Book )
8 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 351 libraries worldwide
A little girl imagines all of the big nasty creatures that might be coming up the steps toward her room, but when the door opens she finds something much nicer than she was expecting
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Alternative Names
Christopher Wormell English illustrator
Wōmeru, Kurisu 1955-
Wormell, Chris.
Wormell Chris 1955-....
Wormell, Christoper
Wormell, Kris 1955-
워멀, 크리스토퍼
워멜, 크리스
워멜, 크리스토퍼
ウォーメル, クリス
English (174)
German (43)
French (24)
Spanish (12)
Dutch (9)
Chinese (7)
Danish (5)
Japanese (5)
Catalan (2)
Swedish (1)
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