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James, J. Alison

Overview
Works: 181 works in 449 publications in 5 languages and 54,843 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Christmas stories  Pictorial works  Big books  Picture books  Board books  Pop-up books  Toy and movable books  Software 
Roles: Author, Translator, Editor
Classifications: PZ7.D353, 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 )
49 editions published between 1992 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 8,214 libraries worldwide
Although his friends want to ignore the new striped fish in their midst, Rainbow Fish must decide whether to help him when a shark attacks
Rainbow fish and the big blue whale by Marcus Pfister( Book )
11 editions published between 1998 and 2009 in English and held by 2,440 libraries worldwide
When a big blue whale comes to live near their reef, there is a misunderstanding between him and Rainbow Fish and his friends that leaves everyone very unhappy and hungry
Dazzle the dinosaur by Marcus Pfister( Book )
10 editions published between 1994 and 2011 in English and held by 1,848 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 1,487 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 )
7 editions published between 2001 and 2005 in English and held by 1,224 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 )
2 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 1,084 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
Rainbow Fish finds his way by Marcus Pfister( Book )
4 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and held by 1,050 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
Wake up, Santa Claus! by Marcus Pfister( Book )
3 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and held by 1,039 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 968 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
The little green goose by Adele Sansone( Book )
4 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 828 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
Best foot forward : exploring feet, flippers, and claws by Ingo Arndt( Book )
2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 719 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.--
Little polar bear by Hans de Beer( Book )
4 editions published between 1998 and 2012 in English and held by 642 libraries worldwide
After Lars the Little Polar Bear rescues a scared hare from a hole in the ice, the two new friends share an adventurous day, during which each discovers just how much courage he has
Henri, egg artiste by Marcus Pfister( Book )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 617 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 )
3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 598 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 568 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
Teddy's Easter secret by Gerlinde Wiencirz( Book )
3 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 560 libraries worldwide
One night a teddy bear discovers an Easter secret when he follows a rabbit who is carrying a basketful of eggs
Lila's little dinosaur by Wolfram Hänel( Book )
3 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and held by 515 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 511 libraries worldwide
Despite their physical differences, best friends Hare and Bear laugh together, play together, and share special moments
Holey moley by Marcus Pfister( Book )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 509 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 best father of all by Peter Horn( Book )
2 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 506 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
 
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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)
Korean (2)
Vietnamese (1)
Chinese (1)
Spanish (1)
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