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Sturges, Philemon

Overview
Works: 40 works in 125 publications in 2 languages and 20,952 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Pictorial works  Folklore  Christmas stories  Poetry  Picture books  Board books 
Classifications: PZ8.3.S9227, [E]
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Publications about Philemon Sturges
Publications by Philemon Sturges
Most widely held works by Philemon Sturges
The Little Red Hen makes a pizza by Philemon Sturges( Book )
15 editions published between 1999 and 2002 in English and held by 2,153 libraries worldwide
In this version of the traditional tale, the duck, the dog, and the cat refuse to help the Little Red Hen make a pizza but do get to participate when the time comes to eat it
I love trains! by Philemon Sturges( Book )
13 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in English and held by 1,867 libraries worldwide
A boy expresses his love of trains, describing many kinds of train cars and their special jobs
Who took the cookies from the cookie jar? by Bonnie Lass( Book )
8 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and held by 1,663 libraries worldwide
A skunk tries to find out which of his animal friends stole the cookies
I love trucks! by Philemon Sturges( Book )
10 editions published between 1999 and 2011 in English and held by 1,629 libraries worldwide
A child names many of his favorite trucks and each one's most notable characteristic
Ten flashing fireflies by Philemon Sturges( Book )
4 editions published between 1995 and 1998 in English and held by 1,284 libraries worldwide
Two children catch fireflies on a summer night, putting them one by one into a jar until all ten are caught, and then they let them out to watch all ten fly away
Bridges are to cross by Philemon Sturges( Book )
10 editions published between 1995 and 2000 in English and French and held by 1,184 libraries worldwide
Discusses different kinds of bridges, from train bridges to fortified castle bridges, and provides an example of each
She'll be comin' 'round the mountain / by Philemon Sturges ; illustrated by Ashley Wolff by Philemon Sturges( Book )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 1,156 libraries worldwide
New words to the traditional tune describe a camper-driving, "hootin'" and "shoutin'" guest and the party that will begin when she arrives
This little pirate by Philemon Sturges( Book )
4 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 1,146 libraries worldwide
Two bands of pirates fight over a box, but when they raise the white flag and open the box together, they find a treasure to share
I love school! by Philemon Sturges( Book )
7 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in English and held by 1,114 libraries worldwide
A brother and sister describe the things they love to do during their day at kindergarten
I love bugs! by Philemon Sturges( Book )
5 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 1,002 libraries worldwide
A boy extols the various characteristics of insects, all of which he loves
I love planes! by Philemon Sturges( Book )
5 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 911 libraries worldwide
A child celebrates his love of planes by naming his favorite kinds and their notable characteristics
How do you make a baby smile? by Philemon Sturges( Book )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 881 libraries worldwide
Animal parents use their best tricks to make their babies smile, laugh, coo, and grin
I love tools! by Philemon Sturges( Book )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 849 libraries worldwide
A boy and girl use a variety of tools to make a house for a friendly bluebird
Sacred places by Philemon Sturges( Book )
2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 652 libraries worldwide
Describes various types of space which are sacred to different religions, including churches, mosques, synagogues, temples, and other shrines
Waggers by Philemon Sturges( Book )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 572 libraries worldwide
This rhyming story reveals the real reason why dogs always sniff each other when they meet
The twelve days of Christmas : a piñata for the piñon tree by Philemon Sturges( Book )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 528 libraries worldwide
Provides a Southwestern spin on a Christmas classic, enhanced with bright illustrations, musical notation, and a recipe for a New Mexican holiday cookie--the bizcochitos!
Down to the sea in ships by Philemon Sturges( Book )
3 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 490 libraries worldwide
Poems describe a variety of watercraft, from birch bark canoes to cruise ships, and reveal their impact on the world
Rainsong/snowsong by Philemon Sturges( Book )
2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 485 libraries worldwide
Illustrations and rhyming text describe the joys of playing in the rain and snow
Marushka and the Month Brothers : a folktale by Anna Vojtech( Book )
4 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 437 libraries worldwide
A retelling of the Slavic folktale in which the Month Brothers' magic helps Marushka fulfill seemingly impossible tasks which prove the undoing of her greedy stepmother and stepsister
What's that sound, Woolly Bear? by Philemon Sturges( Book )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 416 libraries worldwide
Woolly Bear quietly shuffles along looking for a place to spin her bed and dream of tiger moths, while all around her other bugs buzz, chatter, zip, and whir
 
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Alternative Names
スタージェス, ファリマン
Languages
English (95)
French (4)
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