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Gordon, Carl 1972-

Overview
Works: 81 works in 193 publications in 5 languages and 10,787 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Poetry  Fables  Folklore  Fairy tales  Stories in rhyme  FAQs  Pictorial works  High interest-low vocabulary books 
Roles: Illustrator, clr, Author, Performer
Classifications: PZ8.3.C8396, E
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Publications about Carl Gordon
Publications by Carl Gordon
Most widely held works by Carl Gordon
Do princesses wear hiking boots? by Carmela LaVigna Coyle( Book )
8 editions published between 2003 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 1,561 libraries worldwide
When a little girl asks her mother about princesses, she learns that they are much like herself
Do princesses really kiss frogs? by Carmela LaVigna Coyle( Book )
6 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 1,144 libraries worldwide
A young girl takes a hike with her father, asking many questions along the way about what princesses do
Do princesses have best friends forever? by Carmela LaVigna Coyle( Book )
4 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in Spanish and English and held by 667 libraries worldwide
On a play date, a young girl and her new friend ask one another many questions about what princesses do. Includes two paper friendship bracelets pasted to the rear end paper
Just me and 6,000 rats : a tale of conjunctions by Rick Walton( Book )
2 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 530 libraries worldwide
A boy is surprised by people's reactions when he and six thousand rats visit a big city, in a tale that features conjunctions from "and" to "yet."
Last to finish : a story about the smartest boy in math class by Barbara Esham( Book )
3 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 520 libraries worldwide
Max Leonard is convinced that he will never succeed with memorizing his multiplication tables; and his brain "freezes" during timed tests. But to everyone's surprise, Max has been completing algebra problems sets in his spare time! Max, his parents and teachers are amazed by his math "potential."
Stacey Coolidge's fancy-smancy cursive handwriting by Barbara Esham( Book )
3 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 505 libraries worldwide
Carolyn has been practicing cursive handwriting, but is frustrated by her lack of success. Her classmate, Stacey Coolidge, has no problem with it, creating more self doubt for Carolyn. Carolyn's teacher finds a way to convince her that creative writing and cursive handwriting are two unrelated skills
Mrs. Gorski, I think I have the wiggle fidgets by Barbara Esham( Book )
4 editions published between 2007 and 2015 in English and French and held by 495 libraries worldwide
David Sheldon finds it difficult to pay attention and follow directions. His teacher, Mrs. Gorski, has had enough of David's brainstorms, but David "brainstorms" a way to manage his "wiggle fidgets."
If you're so smart, how come you can't spell Mississippi? by Barbara Esham( Book )
5 editions published between 2007 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 466 libraries worldwide
Introduces the mainstream student and educator to the world of the child who struggles academically. The main character discovers her father is dyslexic, as is one of her classmates-- and she tries to make sense of it
Pirate Pat by Mairi Mackinnon( Book )
9 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and French and held by 413 libraries worldwide
The first book in a series of 15 rhyming stories developed to help children learn to read. Each book is designed for an adult and child to read together and introduces new letters or reading patterns and reinforces material from previous books. Includes puzzles to reinforce new skills, and guidance notes on reading with children. In this story, Pirate Pat appears on a cold, dark night with a treasure map and proceeds to dig over Gran's objections
The queen makes a scene by Mairi Mackinnon( Book )
4 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and held by 378 libraries worldwide
The sixth in a series of 15 rhyming stories developed to help children learn to read. Each book is designed for an adult and child to read together and introduces new letters or reading patterns and reinforces material from previous books. Includes puzzles to reinforce new skills, and guidance notes on reading with children. In this story, a footman and a doctor arrive at the palace in pouring rain to find the queen recovered from her illness
The monster diner by Mairi Mackinnon( Book )
4 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and held by 356 libraries worldwide
Humans are very unhappy with the food offered at a monster diner. Thirteenth in a series of 15 rhyming stories developed to help children learn to read. Each book is designed for an adult and child to read together and introduces new letters or reading patterns and reinforces material from previous books. Includes puzzles to reinforce new skills, and guidance notes on reading with children
The magic porridge pot by Rosie Dickins( Book )
8 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in English and Danish and held by 293 libraries worldwide
A boy steals Hannah's pot and she saves him when it won't stop making porridge
King donkey ears by Lesley Sims( Book )
10 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in English and Dutch and held by 283 libraries worldwide
The King has a secret. He has donkey's ears! But when he tells the barber his secret, it surely can't be a secret for long
The boy who cried wolf : a retelling of Aesop's fable by Eric Blair( Book )
9 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 266 libraries worldwide
A bored young shepherd cries "wolf" in order to trick the townspeople into coming to his aid, but when a wolf really does appear one day, the townspeople ignore his pleas for help
I'm allergic to school! by Robert Pottle( Book )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 224 libraries worldwide
"A collection of hilarious songs and poems about the funny things that happen at school"--Provided by publisher
Santa got stuck in the chimney : 20 funny poems full of Christmas cheer by Kenn Nesbitt( Book )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 192 libraries worldwide
"A collection of 20 humorous poems about Christmas"--Provided by publisher
Goldilocks and the three bears by Susanna Davidson( Book )
4 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in English and held by 186 libraries worldwide
A little girl helps herself to the belongings of three bears in the woods
Dinner with Dracula : a spine-tingling collection of frighteningly funny poems ( Book )
3 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 172 libraries worldwide
"A collection of spooky, funny poems about vampires, ghosts, Frankenstein, and other creatures"--Provided by publisher
Do princesses count? by Carmela LaVigna Coyle( Book )
3 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 168 libraries worldwide
A little girl counts the animals she sees while on a hike
The musicians of Bremen by Susanna Davidson( Book )
6 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in English and held by 155 libraries worldwide
While on their way to Bremen, four aging animals who are no longer of any use to their masters find a new home after outwitting a gang of robbers
 
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Alternative Names
ゴードン, カール
Languages
English (83)
Spanish (8)
French (6)
Danish (1)
Dutch (1)
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