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Tibo, Gilles

Overview
Works: 428 works in 1,130 publications in 5 languages and 13,838 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Pictorial works  Poetry  Epistolary fiction 
Subject Headings:
Roles: Illustrator, Author of screenplay, Creator, Redactor, Editor
Classifications: PZ7.T4333, [E]
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Gilles Tibo
Publications by Gilles Tibo
Most widely held works about Gilles Tibo
 
Most widely held works by Gilles Tibo
Simon and the snowflakes by Gilles Tibo( Book )
13 editions published between 1988 and 2007 in English and French and held by 738 libraries worldwide
During a snowfall, a young boy tries to count the snowflakes
Simon and his boxes by Gilles Tibo( Book )
30 editions published between 1992 and 2001 in 3 languages and held by 649 libraries worldwide
Simon loves to build himself a house from a box and doesn't understand why his animal friends won't live in the box houses that he made for them
Simon welcomes spring by Gilles Tibo( Book )
22 editions published between 1990 and 1998 in 3 languages and held by 518 libraries worldwide
A little boy tries all sorts of ways to make spring come faster
Annabel Lee : the poem by Edgar Allan Poe( Book )
10 editions published between 1987 and 1998 in 4 languages and held by 486 libraries worldwide
The poem by Edgar Allan Poe set, by the artist, Gilles Tibo, in the 1930s on the Gaspé Peninsula, Quebec
Simon and the wind by Gilles Tibo( Book )
11 editions published between 1989 and 1999 in English and held by 445 libraries worldwide
Shows Simon playing different games in the wind
Shy guy by Gilles Tibo( Book )
6 editions published in 2002 in English and French and held by 372 libraries worldwide
Greg is painfully shy, turning red and stumbling over his words each time he tries to speak, until his new pet goldfish, Shy Guy, helps him to get his words unstuck
Giant, or, Waiting for the Thursday boat by Robert N Munsch( Book )
4 editions published between 1989 and 1990 in English and held by 364 libraries worldwide
A giant in Ireland waits for God on the thursday boat
Simon finds a feather by Gilles Tibo( Book )
15 editions published between 1994 and 1997 in English and French and held by 353 libraries worldwide
Simon finds a red feather and tries to find the bird that lost it
Simon in summer by Gilles Tibo( Book )
7 editions published between 1991 and 1998 in English and Undetermined and held by 299 libraries worldwide
A little boy tries to make summer last forever by trying to keep the frogs singing, the butterflies on the flowers and the sun high in the sky-- only to find that when summer does end, there are compensations
Simon makes music by Gilles Tibo( Book )
13 editions published between 1995 and 2001 in 3 languages and held by 285 libraries worldwide
When Simon tries to interest his animal friends in music, he finds out that nature makes its own music, and music played with friends is better than music played alone
Simon in the moonlight by Gilles Tibo( Book )
10 editions published between 1993 and 1999 in French and English and held by 276 libraries worldwide
Simon tries to find the answer to why the moon gets smaller every night
Simon finds a treasure by Gilles Tibo( Book )
6 editions published between 1996 and 2001 in English and held by 263 libraries worldwide
Simon, the little boy with impossible dreams, has charmed children around the world. Simon books have won The Governor General's Literary Award for Illustration in Canada and the Owl Prize in Japan; and were chosen for the prestigious Illustrators Exhibit in Bologna, Italy
Simon at the circus by Gilles Tibo( Book )
7 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and French and held by 248 libraries worldwide
Simon, the little boy with impossible dreams, has charmed children around the world. Simon books have won The Governor General's Literary Award for Illustration in Canada and the Owl Prize in Japan; and were chosen for the prestigious Illustrators Exhibit in Bologna, Italy. The ever-imaginative little character, Simon, dreams of being the ringmaster of a circus. In a cardboard box he creates a circus with his animal friends, but his efforts to stage the show are frustrated. When he acts as lion tamer to a paper lion, a goat tries to eat the star attraction. When he tries to walk a tightrope, he is foiled by a flock of tame birds. As usual his sensible friend, Marlene, comes to the rescue. Her common-sense advice saves the day and Simon creates a circus that will never be forgotten
Alex and Toolie by Gilles Tibo( Book )
10 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in French and English and held by 189 libraries worldwide
Even after his dog Toolie, the goalie, is mildly injured playing hockey, Alex and his friends return to the game
Alex and Sarah by Gilles Tibo( Book )
10 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in French and English and held by 188 libraries worldwide
When Sarah loses the hockey ball in a scary dog's backyard, Alex figures out a clever way to get it back so that the game can continue
Pikolo's night voyage by Gilles Tibo( Book )
7 editions published in 1994 in 3 languages and held by 188 libraries worldwide
Pikolo travels through the starry night in a magical train. He is seeking a special Trerasure Tree that lies somewhere toward the ends of the earth. On his way, Pikolo discovers fantastic new worlds, and has adventures that will enthral young readers
The cowboy kid by Gilles Tibo( Book )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 187 libraries worldwide
They call him the Cowboy kid, the strange boy who lassoes trash cans and whinnies like a horse. He dreams of escaping the city, of riding away on a golden steed of his own. And then, one wonderful night, the Cowboy Kids dreams come true. A magnificent stallion carries him to the heavens on a magical ride. Soon they are joined by other horses, leaping from paintings, jumping down from stone pedestals in parks, and breaking free of merry-go-rounds -- and they lead a riotous stampede of marble, wood, and paint through the streets of the town and beyond. A beautiful book about freedom and the urge to break away for the child in everyone
Corre, Nicolás, corre! by Gilles Tibo( Book )
1 edition published in 2009 in Spanish and held by 148 libraries worldwide
Relates the humorous consequences of having too many after-school activities
Simon's disguise by Gilles Tibo( Book )
3 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 148 libraries worldwide
The ever-imaginative Simon dreams of the great adventures he can have if only he could be in disguise. In his fantasies he becomes a magician, a daring knight, a funny clown, a scary bear, and even the trunk of a tree. His friend Marlene, as usual, comes to the rescue in a gentle story sure to charm the youngest readers. Full color
My diary : the totally true story of me! by Gilles Tibo( Book )
2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 147 libraries worldwide
A young girl shares many things, including thoughts on becoming a big sister, freedom, joy, death, peace, and hope, through secrets, lists, poems, and inventions recorded in her diary
 
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Alternative Names
Tibo.
チボ, ジル
Languages
English (119)
French (67)
German (2)
Chinese (2)
Spanish (1)
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