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Young, Selina

Overview
Works: 73 works in 276 publications in 13 languages and 11,793 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Christmas stories  Pictorial works  Poetry  Picture books 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Creator, Other
Classifications: PZ7.Y8792, E
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Publications about Selina Young
Publications by Selina Young
Publications by Selina Young, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Selina Young
A summery Saturday morning by Margaret Mahy( Book )
21 editions published between 1998 and 2015 in English and held by 1,425 libraries worldwide
The children go down to the sea on a summery, Saturday morning, down the wiggly track, scattering shells and leaping logs. But first their dogs chase a cat, then they chase a boy on a rattly bike, then wild geese hiss and chase the children and the dogs and the walk is not so peacful after all. Suggested level: junior, primary
Big Dog and Little Dog go sailing by Selina Young( Book )
9 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and Italian and held by 816 libraries worldwide
Big Dog and Little Dog's adventures on their new boat include fishing, water skiing, and exploring a very unusual island. Suggested level: junior, primary
Big Dog and Little Dog visit the moon by Selina Young( Book )
17 editions published between 1996 and 2002 in 4 languages and held by 783 libraries worldwide
Because the moon looks sad, Big Dog and Little Dog build a rocket to fly there to cheer him up
Once upon a tide by Tony Mitton( Book )
10 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and Finnish and held by 704 libraries worldwide
A boy and a girl build a boat and sail off to find Captain Bart's buried treasure
The pig who wished by Joyce Dunbar( Book )
11 editions published between 1998 and 2000 in 3 languages and held by 662 libraries worldwide
When a pig swallows a magic acorn, all her wishes come true
Not now, Mrs. Wolf! by Shen Roddie( Book )
9 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in 5 languages and held by 504 libraries worldwide
When Mrs. Wolf hatches and cares for a duckling in preparation for a delicious supper, she comes to love him instead
A year full of stories : 366 days of story and rhyme by Georgie Adams( Book )
23 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 500 libraries worldwide
A collection of stories, poems, holiday tales, humor, fantasies, and retellings of best-loved classics, with one for each day of the year
Nanny Fox and the Christmas surprise by Georgie Adams( Book )
3 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 473 libraries worldwide
Arnold Fox proves his worth as a nanny when he manages to save the chicks in his care from other foxes who have disguised themselves as Santa Claus and his reindeer
First poems ( Book )
6 editions published between 1993 and 2000 in English and held by 470 libraries worldwide
An illustrated collection of poems by such writers as A.A. Milne, Judith Viorst, and Ogden Nash
My favorite word book : words and pictures for the very young by Selina Young( Book )
2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 444 libraries worldwide
Introduces young children to words and reading through familiar objects, such as toys, clothing, food, and parts of the body, as well as match-the-word and find-the-object activities
You're a big bear now, Winston Brown! by Paul May( Book )
4 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and Italian and held by 388 libraries worldwide
His parents keep forgetting that Winston is a big bear now, but when he discovers a burglar in the house who has eaten all of his porridge, Winston proves that he is both big and brave. Includes suggested activities
Nanny fox by Georgie Adams( Book )
19 editions published between 1992 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 360 libraries worldwide
Arnold Fox, a young fox who would rather make friends with chickens than eat them, becomes nanny to Mrs. Buff Orpington's six chicks
Mrs. Pig's night out by Ros Asquith( Book )
3 editions published in 2003 in English and Finnish and held by 305 libraries worldwide
When mother pig decides to leave her little piggies for a night out, the piggies don't want her to go. But they have so much fun with their father, they don't notice how quickly the evening disappears
First rhymes by Lucy Coats( Book )
7 editions published between 1994 and 1997 in English and German and held by 301 libraries worldwide
A collection of poems centered around different times of the day
The Kitten with No Name by Vivian French( Book )
3 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 297 libraries worldwide
Poor little Kitten. All he wants is his mother so that together they can find a special warm place where someone will love them. But Mother is gone and Kitten is all alone. Will he ever find a place to call home? Suggested level: junior, primary
Adam Pig's everything fun book : stories to read, pictures to look at, and things to do by Selina Young( Book )
2 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in English and held by 270 libraries worldwide
Follows a young pig's activities at home, at playgroup, in the garden, at his birthday party, and as he paints, grows a bean, and makes a puppet
First fairy tales by Margaret May( Book )
4 editions published between 1994 and 2004 in English and held by 259 libraries worldwide
A collection of nine favourite fairy tales with easy to read text and illustrations. Suggested level: preschool, junior
Ned by Selina Young( Book )
7 editions published in 1993 in 3 languages and held by 221 libraries worldwide
Emily and her constant companion, a green donkey named Ned, head off to real school for the first time and make an interesting discovery
All about me : a hundred things that happened to me between 0 and 3 /. by Selina Young( Book )
2 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and held by 213 libraries worldwide
A boy, Alfred Sage, talks about the things he has done from infancy to the age of three
Down in the jungle by Vivian French( Book )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 189 libraries worldwide
Down in the jungle it's time for bed, but Monkey isn't sleepy! He wants a story, and sets off to find one
 
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Alternative Names
ヤング, セリーナ
Languages
English (109)
Spanish (11)
Finnish (11)
Italian (9)
German (6)
Japanese (3)
Dutch (3)
Catalan (3)
French (2)
Afrikaans (2)
Tswana (1)
Xhosa (1)
Zulu (1)
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