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Monks, Lydia

Overview
Works: 196 works in 593 publications in 12 languages and 22,937 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Pictorial works  Stories in rhyme  High interest-low vocabulary books  Big books  Short stories  Humorous fiction  Board books  Picture books 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Other
Classifications: PZ8.3.W6587, E
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Publications about Lydia Monks
Publications by Lydia Monks
Most widely held works by Lydia Monks
Falling for Rapunzel by Leah Wilcox( Book )
8 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in English and French and held by 2,009 libraries worldwide
To rescue Rapunzel from her tower, a prince yells for her to throw down her hair; but being too far away to hear clearly, she tosses out various items from her room, including her maid
Aaaarrgghh! spider! by Lydia Monks( Book )
29 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 1,902 libraries worldwide
A clever spider is lonely and longs to become a family pet
What the ladybug heard by Julia Donaldson( Book )
30 editions published between 2009 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 1,690 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
Waking Beauty by Leah Wilcox( Book )
6 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and French and held by 1,151 libraries worldwide
Prince Charming tries all sorts of silly ways to wake Sleeping Beauty before he learns how he is really supposed to wake her up
The cat barked? by Lydia Monks( Book )
5 editions published between 1998 and 2001 in English and held by 864 libraries worldwide
A cat that imagines life would be better as a dog recognizes, after some thought, the many advantages of being a feline
Princess Mirror-Belle by Julia Donaldson( Book )
19 editions published between 2003 and 2015 in English and held by 686 libraries worldwide
Lovely, funny, young magical princess stories by a hugely successful writer
The scariest monster in the whole wide world by Pamela Mayer( Book )
3 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in English and held by 565 libraries worldwide
Thea's parents do not want her to dress up as a scary monster for the Halloween costume parade, but with Grandma's help she surprises them
Mad Dog McGraw by Myron Uhlberg( Book )
6 editions published between 1999 and 2002 in English and Korean and held by 557 libraries worldwide
After trying many tricks, a young boy finally figures out how to deal with the meanest dog in the neighborhood
How to be good (ish) by Karen McCombie( Book )
14 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 507 libraries worldwide
Meet Indie Kidd, ten years old today - and stressed! Indie's teacher has asked the class to name their three top talents. Three! Indie can barely think of one! With the help of her best friends Soph and Fee, she's prepared to try anything. But, it might take a shy black, blob-like dog to reveal what Indie Kidd is really good(ish) at
Shout, show, and tell! by Kate Agnew( Book )
10 editions published between 2004 and 2016 in English and Welsh and held by 465 libraries worldwide
Three brief stories, all set in school, about Daisy's wobbly tooth, noisy Sean, and Lily's family
City pig by Karen Wallace( Book )
10 editions published between 1999 and 2001 in English and Dutch and held by 465 libraries worldwide
Feeling that something is wrong with her life, a successful, but dissatisfied pig discovers happiness with other pigs in the country
Eeeek, mouse! by Lydia Monks( Book )
7 editions published between 2008 and 2015 in English and French and held by 451 libraries worldwide
While Mommy and Daddy try to get rid of the mouse they find in their house, Minnie has other ideas
Sharing a shell by Julia Donaldson( Book )
22 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 447 libraries worldwide
When the little hermit crab finds a shiny new shell he doesn't want to share it, not with a blobby purple anemone and a tickly bristle worm. Join Crab, Blob, and Brush in the rock pool for a sparkly story of sea, shells and friendship
Oops, I lost my best(est) friends by Karen McCombie( Book )
12 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 445 libraries worldwide
Indie wouldn't be without her bestest friends, Soph and Fee, but her step-brother Dylan has no close mates. It's time for Indie to help him become more friend-friendly. But what if Dylan drives Indie mad in the process? And what if, oops, Soph and Fee begin to feel left out. Suggested level: primary, intermediate
Being grown-up is cool (not!) by Karen McCombie( Book )
9 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 418 libraries worldwide
Why are Indie Kid's friends so childish. Why is her mum being a total control freak? Indie is sooo fed up being treated like a baby, if she was grown up then everything would be Cooool, wouldn't it?
The Princess and the wizard by Julia Donaldson( Book )
19 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 411 libraries worldwide
'The princess may try seven times to escape. By changing her colour and changing her shape. But Princess Eliza can't hide from the wicked Wizard - not as a blue fish, an orange fox or a black cat. Can she find a way to outwit him before it's too late?"--Cover
The singing mermaid by Julia Donaldson( Book )
14 editions published between 2012 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 392 libraries worldwide
Lured by the promise of fame and fortune, the singing mermaid joins a circus. The crowds love her, but she soon finds living in a fish tank is no substitute for the freedom of the ocean- and Sam Sly, the wicked circus owner, keeps all the money for himself. Can she escape back to her home at Silversands? A clever seagull and a talented acrobat have a plan
Are we having fun yet? (Hmm?) by Karen McCombie( Book )
10 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and French and held by 389 libraries worldwide
When Indie's best friend's cat is run over, Indie tries several plans to cheer her up. But is Fee ready to have fun yet?
The rhyming Rabbit by Julia Donaldson( Book )
10 editions published between 2011 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 384 libraries worldwide
Poor old Rhyming Rabbit is feeling lonely and left out. None of his fellow rabbits appreciate his carefully thought-out poems. And as for the other woodland animals? They just tell him to be quiet! Then one starry night he meets someone who shares his enthusiasm for poetry
Sugarlump and the unicorn by Julia Donaldson( Book )
8 editions published between 2013 and 2016 in English and held by 263 libraries worldwide
When Sugarlump the rocking horse wishes to see the world, a magical unicorn with a silver horn and sparkling blue eyes turns him into a real horse. But after trotting around the farm, galloping around a racetrack and even dancing at the circus, Sugarlump learns to be careful what he wishes for and realises how much he misses the children he left behind. Luckily the unicorn has one more wish to grant
 
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Alternative Names
Monks, Lidia
מונקס, לידיה
ليديا مونكس
モンクス, リディア
Languages
English (202)
French (21)
Welsh (5)
German (4)
Dutch (4)
Chinese (3)
Spanish (3)
Japanese (2)
Polish (2)
Hebrew (2)
Russian (1)
Korean (1)
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