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Child, Lauren

Overview
Works: 577 works in 1,772 publications in 15 languages and 87,312 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Children's television programs  Animated television programs  Television programs  Television adaptations  Motion pictures  Children's films  Pictorial works  Drama 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Author of introduction, Contributor, Creator, Draftsman
Classifications: PZ7.C4383, E
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I am too absolutely small for school by Lauren Child( Book )
43 editions published between 2003 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 4,522 libraries worldwide
"I probably do not have time to go to school. I am too extremely busy doing important things at home," Lola says to her older brother, Charlie. But Lola agrees with Charlie that it would be handy to learn to write to Father Christmas, read bedtime stories to an ogre and count biscuits for elephants. Now it's just that Lola's invisible friend is too nervous to go. Suggested level: junior
Clarice Bean spells trouble by Lauren Child( Book )
16 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in English and held by 4,415 libraries worldwide
Clarice Bean, aspiring actress and author, unsuccessfully tries to avoid getting into trouble as she attempts to help a friend in need by following the rules of the fictional spy, Ruby Redfort
But, excuse me, that is my book by Lauren Child( Book )
22 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 4,230 libraries worldwide
When Lola's favorite book is not on the library's shelf, her older brother, Charlie, tries to find another book she will enjoy
Clarice Bean, don't look now by Lauren Child( Book )
22 editions published between 1006 and 2012 in English and French and held by 3,466 libraries worldwide
"The Ruby Redfort Survival Handbook" is full of useful information for getting out of tricky situations, but will it help Clarice Bean resolve her list of "worst worries"?
I will never not ever eat a tomato by Lauren Child( Book )
77 editions published between 2000 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 3,453 libraries worldwide
A fussy eater decides to sample the carrots after her brother convinces her that they are really orange twiglets from Jupiter
I will be especially very careful by Lauren Child( Book )
7 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 3,001 libraries worldwide
Lola's friend Lotta has a special new coat, and Lola really wants to borrow it
Utterly me, Clarice Bean by Lauren Child( Book )
39 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 2,335 libraries worldwide
Clarice's extraordinarily ordinary family is under pressure. Dad keeps muttering about how "there might be a reshuffle going on at work", while mum spends her life "gribbling about pants on the floor and shoes on the sofa". And as for her brother, Minal Cricket, he "tends to be utterly a nuisance". Meanwhile, Mrs Wilburton, the school teacher who insists that Clarice sets a book project "which sounds utterly dreary", until, that is, Miss Bean realises there is a prize
What planet are you from Clarice Bean? by Lauren Child( Book )
24 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 2,201 libraries worldwide
When Clarice has to do a school project on the environment, she and her family become eco-warriors in an attempt to save a tree on their street
Ruby Redfort look into my eyes by Lauren Child( Book )
30 editions published between 2011 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 2,002 libraries worldwide
Thirteen-year-old Ruby, a genius code-cracker and daring detective, gets an anonymous call setting a challenge that leads her to the headquarters of Spectrum, a highly secret anti-crime agency that needs her help to crack a code, but soon Ruby uncovers dastardly plans of the Fool's Gold Gang
Beware of the storybook wolves by Lauren Child( Book )
42 editions published between 2000 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,990 libraries worldwide
When two wolves escape one night from his fairy tale book and threaten to eat him, Herb enlists the reluctant help of Cinderella's fairy godmother
Clarice Bean, that's me by Lauren Child( Book )
31 editions published between 1999 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 1,934 libraries worldwide
A girl describes the hectic life she leads among the members of her large family, and her search for a little peace and quiet
Clarice Bean, guess who's babysitting? by Lauren Child( Book )
4 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in English and held by 1,832 libraries worldwide
When her Uncle Ted, the fireman, comes to stay with Clarice and her brothers and sister while her mother is away, things get somewhat hectic
Who's afraid of the big bad book? by Lauren Child( Book )
43 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 1,767 libraries worldwide
A boy who loves books but has not always treated them well falls asleep and finds himself in his book of fairy tales, where his interaction with everyone from Goldilocks to Cinderella wreaks havoc
The princess and the pea in miniature : after the fairy tale by Hans Christian Andersen by Lauren Child( Book )
31 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,763 libraries worldwide
"Real princesses do not grow on trees. You just have to wait for one to come to you. And if one does, just to be sure, make her a bed of twelve feather mattresses, and underneath those twelve feather mattresses place a small pea-green garden pea. Then wait for the moon to set and the sun to rise. And if she wakes up all black and blue, you'll know that you have indeed discovered a real princess. Once upon a time, not so many moons ago, Lauren Child and Polly Borland recreated this captivating fairy tale in miniature, setting it in a doll's house world. A book with a certain ... something about it. It will both mesmerise and fascinate."--Jacket
That pesky rat by Lauren Child( Book )
16 editions published between 2002 and 2016 in English and Spanish and held by 1,531 libraries worldwide
A brown street rat, who longs to be someone's pet and to have his very own name, gets lucky when he meets a man in the pet shop who has extremely poor eyesight
Snow is my favorite and my best by Lauren Child( Book )
8 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in English and held by 1,521 libraries worldwide
"When the weatherman predicts snow, Lola absolutely cannot wait"--Front jacket flap
The new small person by Lauren Child( Book )
10 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 1,359 libraries worldwide
Elmore Green likes being an only child, so when his parents bring a new small person, his baby brother, into the house he is not pleased and does his best to keep the new small person out of his life
Say cheese! by Lauren Child( Book )
10 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and French and held by 1,219 libraries worldwide
Lola wants to be "tidy and clean" for her first school photo taken with Charlie, but when she's neither her big brother knows what to do to make things right
I want a pet by Lauren Child( Book )
27 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,210 libraries worldwide
A girl tries to select a pet that will not eat her, be a copycat, make too much noise, or leave dirty footprints around the house
Pippi Longstocking by Astrid Lindgren( Book )
16 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and Japanese and held by 1,136 libraries worldwide
Escapades of a lucky little girl who lives with a horse and a monkey--but without any parents--at the edge of a Swedish village
 
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Alternative Names
Čailda, L. (Lorena), 1965-
Čailda, Lorena, 1965-
Ch'aildŭ, Loren
Chairudo, Rōren 1965-
Child, Lauren, 1965-
Lauren Child auteur d'ouvrages pour la jeunesse
Lauren Child britische Bilderbuchkünstlerin und Autorin
Lauren Child Brits schrijfster
Tsailnt, Loren 1965-
Tšāyild, Lauran 1965-
לורן צ'יילד
צ׳יילד, לורן
צ׳ילד, לורן
צ'יילד, לורן 1965-
צ'ילד, לורן 1965-
لورن تشايلد، 1965-
차일드, 로렌 1967-
챠일드, 로렌 1967-
チャイルド, ローレン
ローレン・チャイルド
乔尔德罗伦
蘿倫·查爾德
Languages
English (454)
Spanish (49)
Chinese (40)
French (20)
German (8)
Korean (6)
Japanese (4)
Welsh (3)
Danish (2)
Arabic (2)
Italian (2)
Dutch (2)
Norwegian (2)
Portuguese (1)
Catalan (1)
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