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Donaldson, Julia

Works: 699 works in 3,003 publications in 37 languages and 66,677 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Pictorial works  Children's films  Drama  Animated films  Stories in rhyme  Picture books  Film adaptations  Short films 
Roles: Author, Bibliographic antecedent, Editor, Creator, Contributor, Adapter, Author of screenplay, Director, Translator, Narrator, Lithographer, Performer, Author of introduction
Classifications: PZ8.3.D7235, [E]
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The gruffalo by Julia Donaldson( Book )
270 editions published between 1998 and 2015 in 32 languages and held by 4,496 libraries worldwide
A clever mouse uses the threat of a terrifying creature to keep from being eaten by a fox, an owl, and a snake--only to have to outwit that creature as well
Room on the broom by Julia Donaldson( Book )
136 editions published between 2001 and 2015 in 19 languages and held by 3,495 libraries worldwide
The witch and her cat couldn't be happier, flying through the sky on their broomstick -- until the witch drops her hat, then her bow, then her wand! Luckily, three helpful animals find the missing items and all they want in return is a ride on the broomstick. But is there room on the broom for so many new friends? And when disaster strikes, will they be able to save the witch from the clutches of a hungry dragon? From the acclaimed creators of The Gruffalo, this enchanting story of quick wits and friendship is full of humor and adventure -- and just the right amount of spookiness. - Publisher
The Gruffalo's Child by Julia Donaldson( Book )
105 editions published between 1999 and 2015 in 19 languages and held by 2,464 libraries worldwide
The Gruffalo's Child goes out to find the Big Bad Mouse she has heard so much about
The snail and the whale by Julia Donaldson( Book )
75 editions published between 2003 and 2015 in 14 languages and held by 2,294 libraries worldwide
A snail longs to see the world and hitches a lift on a whale's tail. Together they go on an amazing journey, past icebergs and volcanoes, sharks and penguins, and the snail feels very small in the vastness of the world. But when the whale is beached in a bay, it's the tiny snail who saves the day
Charlie Cook's favorite book by Julia Donaldson( Book )
37 editions published between 2005 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 2,108 libraries worldwide
A circular tale in which each new book character is reading about the next, beginning and ending with Charlie Cook
Stick Man by Julia Donaldson( Book )
53 editions published between 2008 and 2015 in 12 languages and held by 1,926 libraries worldwide
Stick Man ends up far away from his family tree when he is fetched by a dog, thrown by a child, used as a snowman's arm, and even put in a fireplace, but finally Santa Claus steps in to make sure that Stick Man and his family have a joyous Christmas
What the ladybug heard by Julia Donaldson( Book )
32 editions published between 2009 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 1,729 libraries worldwide
Although much quieter than the farm animals that moo, cluck, or oink, a gentle ladybug is instrumental in foiling a plan to steal the farm's prize-winning cow
Where's my mom? by Julia Donaldson( Book )
60 editions published between 1999 and 2015 in 12 languages and held by 1,728 libraries worldwide
A butterfly helps a lost monkey find his mother
One Ted falls out of bed by Julia Donaldson( Book )
34 editions published between 2004 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 1,663 libraries worldwide
After a teddy bear falls out of bed, three mice help him get back up
Superworm by Julia Donaldson( Book )
37 editions published between 2012 and 2015 in 13 languages and held by 1,645 libraries worldwide
Superworm's bug friends attempt to free him from the clutches of Wizard Lizard who, having heard of Superworm's wondrous and heroic deeds, captures him and forces him to dig for treasure
The Highway Rat by Julia Donaldson( Book )
29 editions published between 2011 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 1,639 libraries worldwide
A very bad rat rides his horse along the highway stealing travelers' food, from a rabbit's clover to a spider's flies, until clever Duck introduces him to her "sister."
Tyrannosaurus Drip by Julia Donaldson( Book )
27 editions published between 2007 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 1,439 libraries worldwide
A duckbilled dinosaur, accidentally raised by fierce tyrannosauruses who would eat duckbills if only they could reach them, tries to be like his "family" but finally gives up, runs away, and finds a real home with others of his kind
A squash and a squeeze by Julia Donaldson( Book )
70 editions published between 1993 and 2015 in 9 languages and held by 1,264 libraries worldwide
With the help of an old man and all of her animals, an old lady realizes that her house is not as small as she thought it was
Tabby McTat, the musical cat by Julia Donaldson( Book )
35 editions published between 2009 and 2015 in 10 languages and held by 1,194 libraries worldwide
Tabby McTat is purr-fectly happy, singing along all day with Fred the busker. But when Fred gives chase to a thief, the two are sparated. Will they ever find each other again? A heart-warming story of friendship, loyalty - and kittens
The gruffalo by Julia Donaldson( visu )
22 editions published between 1999 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 1,099 libraries worldwide
When a courageous mouse goes for a stroll in the woods, he must outwit a series of predatory animals, including a fox, snake, owl, and the mighty Gruffalo
The giants and the Joneses by Julia Donaldson( Book )
19 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 982 libraries worldwide
When Jumbeelia, an eight-year-old giant, climbs down a beanstalk and collects some "iggly plops," the little people of children's stories, she treats them like toys, unaware that she is endangering their lives
Follow the swallow by Julia Donaldson( Book )
21 editions published between 2000 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 900 libraries worldwide
As one creature passes it on to the next, Chack the blackbird's message to his friend Apollo the swallow undergoes major changes
Zog by Julia Donaldson( Book )
48 editions published between 2010 and 2015 in 11 languages and held by 886 libraries worldwide
Zog is the keenest dragon in school. He's also the most accident-prone. Luckily, a mysterious little girl always comes by and patches up his bumps and bruises. But will she be able to help him with his toughest test: capturing a princess?
The spiffiest giant in town by Julia Donaldson( Book )
8 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in English and Swedish and held by 883 libraries worldwide
George the giant, known for wearing his old patched clothes, finally buys new ones, but then gives them away to some needy animals
The smartest giant in town by Julia Donaldson( Book )
74 editions published between 2002 and 2015 in 13 languages and held by 871 libraries worldwide
George wished he wasn't the scruffiest giant in town. So, one day, when he sees a new shop selling giant-size clothes, he decides it's time for a new look. With smart trousers, a smart shirt, stripey tie and shiny shoes, George is a new giant. But, on his way home, he meets various animals who desperately need his help, and his clothes!
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Alternative Names
Donaldson, Julia Catherine 1948-
Donaldsone, Džūlija 1948-
Julia Donaldson auteur d'ouvrages pour la jeunesse
Julia Donaldson britische Autorin
Shields, Julia Catherine 1948-
Джулия Доналдсън
דונלדסון, ג׳וליה
דונלדסון, ג'וליה 1948-
ドナルドソン, ジューリア
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