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Jordan, Owen

Works: 91 works in 139 publications in 1 language and 2,109 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Poetry  Drama  Children's films  Animated films  Film adaptations  Children's audiobooks  Motion pictures  History 
Roles: Narrator, Performer, Author, Actor
Classifications: PN1995.9.F36, [E]
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Publications about Owen Jordan
Publications by Owen Jordan
Most widely held works by Owen Jordan
Diary of a spider --and more cute critter stories ( visu )
2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 624 libraries worldwide
Diary of a spider: This spider is a lot like a normal kid--he goes to gym class and has Grandparents Day at school. But he also gets to spin sticky webs, take wind-catching lessons, and have a fly as a best friend! Roberto the insect architect: Roberto the termite travels to the big city to follow his dream of becoming a successful architect. Norman the doorman: Norman, the guard of the Art Museum, is surprised when his sculpture wins first prize in a contest. The mysterious tadpole: Lewis's birthday gift appears to be a tadpole, but it turns out to be much, much more! The story of the dancing frog: Gertrude and George, the dancing frog, go on a whirlwind theatrical tour
Antarctic antics ( visu )
2 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in English and held by 440 libraries worldwide
A collection of 7 beloved children's stories presented in story book form
Danny and the dinosaur by Syd Hoff( Sound Recording )
5 editions published between 1965 and 1996 in English and held by 120 libraries worldwide
A little boy is surprised and pleased when one of the dinosaurs from the museum agrees to play with him
No roses for Harry! by Gene Zion( visu )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 103 libraries worldwide
Harry the dog finds a graceful way to dispose of his new sweater with roses on it
Antarctic antics-- and more hilarious animal stories! ( visu )
2 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 82 libraries worldwide
#1: Sing along with a chick as she grows up and learns about life on a penguin colony in Antarctica. #2: The natural beauty of animal life in a pond is depicted through striking illustrations and bewitching blends of words and sounds. #3: Some animals stop by a cave to warm up from the snow, drink tea and eat popcorn. What will Bear do when he wakes up to a lair of noisy guests? #4: When George, a dog, is told to bark he says "meow" and "quack-quack" and "oink" and "moo." Can the vet help George bet his bark back? #5: A peddler falls alseep under a tree and awakens to find that all of his colorful caps are gone. #6: A magical hat with a mind of its own goes on daring rescues and changes the life of a penniless man. #7: A lighthouse learns that you can still be important even if you are small
A tree is nice by Janice May Udry( Sound Recording )
3 editions published between 1956 and 1984 in English and held by 69 libraries worldwide
Tells of the value and usefulness of trees
Little Toot by Hardie Gramatky( Sound Recording )
in English and held by 57 libraries worldwide
Little Toot, the tugboat, conquers his fear of rough seas when he single-handedly rescues an ocean liner during a storm
Andy and the lion by James Daugherty( Sound Recording )
in English and held by 46 libraries worldwide
Several months after meeting a lion on the way to school and pulling a thorn from its paw, Andy and the lion meet again under completely different circumstances
Hercules ( visu )
2 editions published between 1957 and 1987 in English and held by 41 libraries worldwide
Uses the pictures and text of Hardie Gramatky's book to tell the story of a retired fire engine, its three horses, and its three firemen, who save the City Hall when all the motor-driven fire trucks break down
Mike Mulligan and his steam shovel by Virginia Lee Burton( visu )
1 edition published in 1967 in English and held by 38 libraries worldwide
Tells how Mike Mulligan and Mary Anne, his steam shovel, dug the cellar for the new town hall of Popperville
The big snow by Berta Hader( Sound Recording )
3 editions published in 1960 in English and held by 38 libraries worldwide
Despite their elaborate preparations for the winter, the animals and birds are delighted by a surprise banquet after a big snow
Blueberries for Sal ( visu )
in English and held by 36 libraries worldwide
Little Sal and Little Bear both lose their mothers and almost end up with each other's mother
The Story about Ping by Marjorie Flack( visu )
3 editions published between 1955 and 1987 in English and held by 36 libraries worldwide
Resentful because he is last in line and always spanked when his family boards its houseboat on the Yangzte River, a young Chinese duck stays away from home one night but, after an unpleasant adventure which almost results in his being cooked, happily returns to his family
Jordan's guide to British steam locomotives by Owen Jordan( Book )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 32 libraries worldwide
Casey at the bat by Ernest Lawrence Thayer( Sound Recording )
3 editions published in 1964 in English and held by 30 libraries worldwide
A narrative poem about a celebrated baseball player who struck out in the crucial moment of a game
What do you say, dear? by Sesyle Joslin( Sound Recording )
4 editions published in 1958 in No Linguistic Content and English and held by 29 libraries worldwide
Explains etiquette for children
In the forest by Marie Hall Ets( Sound Recording )
in English and held by 25 libraries worldwide
A small boy, with his paper hat and new horn, uses his imagaination and plays with animals while on a walk through the forest
Madeline's rescue by Ludwig Bemelmans( Sound Recording )
in English and held by 22 libraries worldwide
A hound rescues a schoolgirl from the Seine, becomes a beloved school pet, is chased away by the trustees, and returns with a surprise
Finders keepers by William Lipkind( Sound Recording )
in English and held by 21 libraries worldwide
Winkle and Nap find a bone and can't make up their minds whose bone it is until a big dog comes along
Custard the dragon by Ogden Nash( Sound Recording )
in English and held by 20 libraries worldwide
When Belinda's pet dragon, the cowardly Custard, encountered a pirate, Custard surprised everyone
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