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Marks, Alan 1957-

Overview
Works: 271 works in 952 publications in 9 languages and 40,257 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Picture books  Anecdotes  Nursery rhymes  Fairy tales  Pictorial works  Adventure stories  Short stories  History 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Editor, Creator, Other, Translator, Artist
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Publications about Alan Marks
Publications by Alan Marks
Most widely held works by Alan Marks
Little lost bat by Sandra Markle( Book )
3 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and held by 2,625 libraries worldwide
"Chronicles the early life of an orphaned Mexican free-tailed bat, from its birth to its adoption by a new mother. Includes back matter about bats"--Provided by publisher
Finding home by Sandra Markle( Book )
4 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 2,481 libraries worldwide
A koala mother faces two challenges: protecting herself and her joey from the raging bushfire, and finding food after their home range is destroyed. Her journey brings her closer to the world of humans than she has ever been before--but it's a risk she must take. Based on the real-life story of a koala nicknamed Cinders that survived two bushfires
A mother's journey by Sandra Markle( Book )
9 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 1,459 libraries worldwide
Describes the long, dangerous journey of a female emperor penguin to bring food back for her newborn chick. Suggested level: junior, primary
The little green goose by Adele Sansone( Book )
15 editions published between 1910 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 1,058 libraries worldwide
Mr. Goose finds an abandoned egg, hatches it, and raises a peculiar green-skinned long-tailed chick, who worries about his identity but comes to recognize that he has a loving parent
Rickie and Henri : a true story by Jane Goodall( Book )
13 editions published between 2004 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 965 libraries worldwide
When her human guardian goes on a business trip, Ricki, an orphaned chimpanzee infant, adopts Henri, a shaggy dog, as her "mother."
With love by Jane Goodall( Book )
11 editions published between 1994 and 2014 in English and French and held by 956 libraries worldwide
A collection of stories based on the author's experiences with chimpanzees in Gombe Stream National Park in Tanzania over a period of almost forty years
Birdy and the ghosties by Jill Paton Walsh( Book )
8 editions published between 1989 and 2012 in English and held by 764 libraries worldwide
Jill Paton Walsh weaves the magical tale of Birdy, a young girl who discovers her ability to see more the second time she looks at things. "A master storyteller describes a small girl's encounter with a trio of shape-changing ghosts."--Booklist
Over the hills and far away : a book of nursery rhymes by Alan Marks( Book )
6 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in English and German and held by 713 libraries worldwide
Presents a collection of more than fifty traditional nursery rhymes
Abby by Wolfram Hänel( Book )
11 editions published between 1996 and 1999 in 3 languages and held by 651 libraries worldwide
Abby the dog is Moira's best friend, and when she accidentally is poisoned, Moira tends to her all through the day and night, even after everyone else has given up hope for her recovery
Waiting for ice by Sandra Markle( Book )
3 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 621 libraries worldwide
"Based on the true story of an orphaned cub. Far north in the Arctic Ocean on Wrangel Island, an orphaned polar ear cub struggles to find food. Without a mother to feed her, this young female must fend for herself. Due to rising global temperatures, food is hard to find because the pack ice that the bears rely on for hunting is late in coming."--Amazon.com
High tide for horseshoe crabs by Lisa Kahn Schnell( Book )
3 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 618 libraries worldwide
Dual-layered text introduces the life cycle of the horseshoe crab, with a focus on the annual mass-spawning event at Delaware Bay.--
Ragged bear by Brigitte Weninger( Book )
12 editions published between 1996 and 2000 in 3 languages and held by 611 libraries worldwide
An old teddy bear, abandoned in the park by unappreciative owners, is rescued by another child and given a new home filled with love
How long? by Elizabeth Dale( Book )
3 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 606 libraries worldwide
Caroline the dormouse finds out that her mother will love her forever. Suggested level: junior
The dragon's child by Jenny Nimmo( Book )
8 editions published between 1997 and 2008 in English and Japanese and held by 576 libraries worldwide
Dando, a young dragon who cannot fly, is captured by dangerous humans, but a kind slave-girl, an orphaned bird, and the melancholy son of the dragon's captors help him escape his imprisonment and learn to fly
Ring-a-ring o' roses & a ding, dong, bell : a book of nursery rhymes by Alan Marks( Book )
15 editions published between 1990 and 1996 in English and held by 574 libraries worldwide
An illustrated collection of traditional nursery rhymes
The snow queen by Lesley Sims( Book )
22 editions published between 2004 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 571 libraries worldwide
Retelling of the story about a boy captured by the snow queen and taken to her castle in the north and his friend's efforts to save him
The Jungle Book : Level 2 by David Ronder( Book )
3 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 28 libraries worldwide
"A family of wolves takes a little boy into their home in the jungle. The child learns and plays with the other cubs. But can he really live in the jungle? Will the other wolves want him to stay? And will the dangerous tiger Shere Khan catch him?"--Page 4 of cover
 
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Alternative Names
Alan Marks English artist and illustrator
마르크스, 앨런 1957-
마크스, 알란 1957-
마크스, 앨런 1957-
막스, 알란 1957-
막스, 앨런 1957-
マークス, アラン
Languages
English (118)
German (12)
French (6)
Dutch (6)
Chinese (3)
Danish (2)
Japanese (1)
Serbian (1)
Spanish (1)
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