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Laroche, Giles

Overview
Works: 18 works in 62 publications in 4 languages and 9,178 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Poetry  Board books 
Roles: Illustrator
Classifications: TG148, [E]
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Publications about Giles Laroche
Publications by Giles Laroche
Most widely held works by Giles Laroche
Bridges are to cross by Philemon Sturges( Book )
10 editions published between 1995 and 2000 in English and French and held by 1,184 libraries worldwide
Discusses different kinds of bridges, from train bridges to fortified castle bridges, and provides an example of each
If you lived here : houses of the world by Giles Laroche( Book )
5 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 1,101 libraries worldwide
Features detailed, bas-relief collage spreads of dwellings in other world regions and historical times to explain how different people live and have lived, from a village house in South Africa to a floating green house in the Netherlands
What do wheels do all day? by April Jones Prince( Book )
7 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and held by 980 libraries worldwide
Presents the wide variety of wheels, including the many types of vehicles they are used on, what they do, the sounds they make, and who they transport
Sing a song of people by Lois Lenski( Book )
18 editions published between 1987 and 2003 in English and held by 902 libraries worldwide
Depicts the pleasures of city life, people alone and in crowds, smiling and hurrying, on the sidewalk, bus, and subway
Ragged shadows : poems of Halloween night ( Book )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 754 libraries worldwide
A collection of poems about Halloween and its creatures, by such authors as Jane Yolen, Karla Kuskin, and Nancy Willard
A road might lead to anywhere by Rachel Field( Book )
1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 710 libraries worldwide
After reading about faraway lands, a young girl closes her eyes and imagines all the wonderful places a road could take her, from a cave full of treasure to a witch's house and even to Mexico
The color box by Dayle Ann Dodds( Book )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 691 libraries worldwide
Alexander the monkey finds an ordinary-looking box with spots of color inside, through which he journeys to many bright landscapes of different colors. Each page has a hole revealing the next color he will find
What's inside? : fascinating structures around the world by Giles Laroche( Book )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 674 libraries worldwide
Presents a guide to such structures as skyscrapers, stone barns, limestone tombs, and grand castles, discussing how they were built, what they are used for, and profiles of the people who work and live within their walls
Sacred places by Philemon Sturges( Book )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 651 libraries worldwide
Describes various types of space which are sacred to different religions, including churches, mosques, synagogues, temples, and other shrines
Who sees the lighthouse? by Ann Fearrington( Book )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 578 libraries worldwide
In this cumulative rhyme, lighthouses from around the United States are observed by one sailor, two pilots, three gulls, and more
Down to the sea in ships by Philemon Sturges( Book )
3 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 490 libraries worldwide
Poems describe a variety of watercraft, from birch bark canoes to cruise ships, and reveal their impact on the world
General store by Rachel Field( Book )
3 editions published between 1988 and 1995 in English and held by 306 libraries worldwide
A girl imagines the general store she will own someday and all the things for sale in it, from bolts of calico to bunches of bananas
¿Qué hacen las ruedas todo el día? = What do wheels do all day? by April Jones Prince( Book )
3 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in Spanish and English and held by 135 libraries worldwide
Presents the wide variety of wheels, including the many types of vehicles they are used on, what they do, the sounds they make, and who they transport
Lieux sacrés by Philemon Sturges( Book )
1 edition published in 2002 in French and held by 11 libraries worldwide
Un tour du monde des plus beaux lieux de culte aux architectures exceptionnelles, initiant l'enfant aux cinq grandes religions que sont les religions juive, musulmane, chrétienne, bouddhiste et hindouiste
General store by Rachel Field( visu )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 7 libraries worldwide
A girl imagines the general store she will own someday and all the things for sale in it, from bolts of calico to bunches of bananas
Konna ie ni sundetara : sekai no ie no ehon by Giles Laroche( Book )
2 editions published in 2013 in Japanese and held by 2 libraries worldwide
What's inside? by Giles Laroche( Book )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Inori : Seinaru basho ( Book )
1 edition published in 2004 in Japanese and held by 1 library worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
ラロッシュ, ジャイルズ
Languages
English (52)
French (5)
Japanese (3)
Spanish (2)
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