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James, J. Alison

Overview
Works: 169 works in 403 publications in 5 languages and 54,194 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Pictorial works  Christmas stories  Picture books  Board books 
Roles: Translator, Illustrator, Editor
Classifications: PZ7.P448558, [E]
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Publications about J. Alison James
Publications by J. Alison James
Most widely held works by J. Alison James
The rainbow fish by Marcus Pfister( Book )
57 editions published between 1992 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 7,579 libraries worldwide
The most beautiful fish in the entire ocean discovers the real value of personal beauty and friendship
Dazzle the dinosaur by Marcus Pfister( Book )
9 editions published between 1994 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,897 libraries worldwide
Dazzle the dinosaur helps his friend Maia and her mother reclaim their former home from the nasty Dragonsaurus
Rainbow fish and the sea monsters' cave by Marcus Pfister( Book )
4 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 1,506 libraries worldwide
In order to find healing algae for the ailing bumpy-backed fish, Rainbow Fish volunteers to brave the dreaded Sea Monsters' Cave
Hugs and kisses by Christophe Loupy( Book )
5 editions published between 2001 and 2005 in English and held by 1,240 libraries worldwide
Hugs the puppy sets out to collect lots of wonderful kisses from his animal friends, but in the end he discovers that the best kiss of all is the one he gets from his loving mother
The happy hedgehog by Marcus Pfister( Book )
3 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 1,107 libraries worldwide
Mikko the hedgehog is perfectly content living in his garden until Grandfather Tarek suggests that he should accomplish something important in order to be happy like the other animals
Wake up, Santa Claus! by Marcus Pfister( Book )
3 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and held by 1,075 libraries worldwide
Having overslept on the day he is supposed to deliver his sleighful of presents, Santa finds everything going wrong as he frantically scrambles to get ready for the big job
How Leo learned to be king by Marcus Pfister( Book )
2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 1,027 libraries worldwide
When Leo the lion, King of the Beasts, ignores his subjects, preferring to lie around lazily being waited on and admired, they take away his crown
Little polar bear by Hans de Beer( Book )
12 editions published between 1992 and 2012 in English and held by 1,005 libraries worldwide
In this new adventure featuring Lars, the Little Polar Bear, the short North Pole summer is ending. Lars watches sadly as the geese head south again. Soon after, the reindeer, too, start their winter migration. But this year, man has interfered with their journey. A high fence that goes on for miles has been erected right in their path, and piles of giant pipes litter the landscape. The herd is trapped. If they can't get through, they will perish. Once again, it's Lars to the rescue. Using his brains and the muskoxen's brawn, they are able to break through the barricade and the reindeer can continue on to their winter grazing grounds. Fans of the Little Polar Bear books will delight in this exciting new story with its subtle reminder of man's impact on nature
Rainbow Fish finds his way by Marcus Pfister( Book )
4 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and held by 1,003 libraries worldwide
When Rainbow Fish gets lost and separated from his family and friends during an undersea storm, he makes new friends that help him find his way home
The little green goose by Adele Sansone( Book )
3 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 893 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
Henri, egg artiste by Marcus Pfister( Book )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 636 libraries worldwide
Tired of painting the same old Easter eggs, Henri the rabbit decides that as an artist he needs to create something different and takes his inspiration from various periods of art history
Charlie at the zoo by Marcus Pfister( Book )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 615 libraries worldwide
As a curious duckling visits the zoo for the first time, the reader is asked to identify various zoo animals in the illustrations. Includes factual information about the physical characteristics and behavior of each animal in the story
The elf's hat by Brigitte Weninger( Book )
2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 613 libraries worldwide
A retelling of a Russian cumulative tale in which a number of animals crowd into a lost hat to make their home, until a tiny flea comes along
Lila's little dinosaur by Wolfram Hänel( Book )
3 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and held by 586 libraries worldwide
When her father takes her to the museum, Lila, who likes dinosaurs more than anything else, finds a little live dinosaur who becomes so fond of her that he follows her home
The best of friends by Pirkko Vainio( Book )
2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 580 libraries worldwide
Despite their physical differences, best friends Hare and Bear laugh together, play together, and share special moments
Best foot forward : exploring feet, flippers, and claws by Ingo Arndt( Book )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 573 libraries worldwide
Whose foot is this? An intriguing close-up of an animal's foot piques curiosity that's satisfied on the following page with a stunning full-size photo of the animal itself and a brief description of how the foot is used. A tiger stalks its prey on velvet paws. A gecko's ribbed feet enable it to climb walls as smooth as glass. The mole uses its feet for digging. The webbed feet of a duck help it swim. Rabbits and kangaroos have feet adapted for jumping fast and far. Caterpillars, starfish, and octopuses all use their feet to grab hold. The guessing-game format makes learning about natural adaptation fun. Includes an index of all animals illustrated
Teddy's Easter secret by Gerlinde Wiencirz( Book )
3 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 566 libraries worldwide
One night a teddy bear discovers an Easter secret when he follows a rabbit who is carrying a basketful of eggs
The best father of all by Peter Horn( Book )
2 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 548 libraries worldwide
A turtle father and son play a guessing game about what kind of father does certain things for his children, such as chirping encouragement as they learn to fly, or organizing a croaking concert
Holey moley by Marcus Pfister( Book )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 542 libraries worldwide
Two young mole brothers fight over whether they should build a hill or dig a hole, but when each works on his own project, they get surprising results
The apple king by Francesca Bosca( Book )
2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 541 libraries worldwide
A selfish king keeps a beautiful apple tree and its wonderful fruit all to himself, until an invasion of worms teaches him a lesson about sharing
 
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Alternative Names
Alison James J.
Alison James, J. 1962-
Allison James, J. 1962-
James, Alison.
James, Alison 1962-
James Alison J.
Languages
English (115)
Chinese (2)
Korean (2)
Vietnamese (1)
Tagalog (1)
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