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Canova, Diana

Overview
Works: 133 works in 304 publications in 1 language and 11,579 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Children's films  Animated films  Short films  Drama  Fiction  Film adaptations  Action and adventure films  Fantasy films  Children's audiobooks 
Roles: Narrator, Actor, Performer, ine
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4575
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Publications about Diana Canova
Publications by Diana Canova
Most widely held works by Diana Canova
Danny and the dinosaur : --and more friendly "monster" stories ( visu )
8 editions published between 1990 and 2011 in English and held by 716 libraries worldwide
Danny and the dinosaur: When Danny visits the museum, he thinks it would be nice to play with a dinosaur. It's great fun when the dinosaur is just as eager to play with Danny. The two spend a whole day together. The Island of the Skog: A band of mice and their leader set sail to an island inhabited by a hostile Skog with gigantic feet. But when the two parties finally meet face to face, they find they have a lot more in common than they thought. The beast of Monsieur Racine: Monsieur Racine lays a trap and catches a marauder, a strange but harmless-looking beast, who has been stealing his prize pears. What happens when Monsieur Racine presents his catch to the Academy of Science throws Paris into an uproar
I stink! : --and more stories on wheels ( visu )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 691 libraries worldwide
Live through a stinky night in the life of a New York City garbage truck that likes to eat alphabet soup. Follow Mr. Gilly around Trashy Town until his truck is full of glorious garbage. Big diesel engines threaten to run Mike Mulligan and his steam shovel out of business until he finds just the job to prove their worth. An old tricycle is mistaken for trash, but just before being crushed for scrap metal, it magically speeds away on an adventure through town
Emily's first 100 days of school : --and more great school time stories by Rosemary Wells( visu )
5 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 586 libraries worldwide
Emily's first 100 days of school: As the days and weeks of school go by, Emily and her classmates learn a lot: about reading, writing, counting, and other new ideas. Reading to your bunny: Young Freddy Bunny is having trouble learning in school. He would rather play video games and watch TV anyway, until he learns how to read. If you made a million: Have you ever wanted to make a million dollars? Marvelosissimo the Mathematical Magician is an expert guide about the various forms of money
Antarctic antics by Judy Sierra( visu )
9 editions published between 1998 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 543 libraries worldwide
A collection of 7 beloved children's stories presented in story book form
Arnie the doughnut : --and 4 other fantastic adventure stories ( visu )
4 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 522 libraries worldwide
Arnie the Doughnut is shocked when he finds he is about to be eaten by Mr. Bing! Arnie realizes his carefree days are about to end ... unless he can persuade Mr. Bing that a doughnut can be more than a sweet snack! Roberto the termite dreams of designing big buildings everywhere--including the moon! Hondo & Fabian spend a day sleeping in the sun, and playing inside and outside. A duo of dogs plots to get rid of the newest "animal" in the house--the baby! Angelica is a young girl, but she happens to also be the strongest woodswoman around, and after defeating a fearsome bear, is known as the swamp angel
Pete's a pizza ( visu )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 428 libraries worldwide
When Pete is in a bad mood, his parents cheer him up by making a pizza with a very special ingredient. Rocketing down on a shooting star, Moon Man finds that life on Earth is different from what he expected. When his brothers won't share their collections of stamps and coins, Max creates a collection of his own. Norvin, a boy who resembles a shark, uses his talents to scare away all the swimmers at Caramel Cove - all except for one female shark in love
Ella, the elegant elephant by Carmela D'Amico( Sound Recording )
15 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and held by 426 libraries worldwide
Ella is nervous about the first day of school in her new town, but wearing her grandmother's good luck hat makes her feel better--until the other students tease her and call her names
Soap ( visu )
8 editions published between 2003 and 2016 in English and held by 407 libraries worldwide
The controversial sitcom that defined the late 70s and became an instant classic. Soap took viewers into the homes of two of the most dysfunctional families ever-- and we couldn't help but embrace every eccentric one of them!
The teacher from the Black Lagoon : --and more slightly scary stories ( visu )
5 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 405 libraries worldwide
The Teacher From the Black Lagoon (a young boy thinks his new teacher is a monster); The Librarian From the Black Lagoon (a trip to the library has the kids ready for anything); The Gym Teacher From the Black Lagoon (is the new gym teacher really a monster?); and Shrinking Violet (a little girl has to overcome her shyness, when she must perform in the school play!)
Mike Mulligan and his steam shovel : --and 3 more stories about trucks ( visu )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 376 libraries worldwide
"Mike Mulligan and His Steam Shovel" prove that, although getting older and perhaps dated, they are still useful. A rowdy, ravenous New York City garbage truck declares, "Know what I do at night while you're asleep? I Eat your TRASH." Consuming everything from a to z, at the end of the day he can boast, "I Stink!" Mr. Gilly is a trash collector who drives a big blue truck from the school, to the park and the pizza parlor. At every stop, he picks up the trash, and transforms "Trashy Town" into a tidy town. "Dot the Fire Dog" sleeps by the firefighters' big rubber boots, suits up to answer an alarm, and rescues a tiny kitten. It is a good day for the firefighters, the firehouse, and Dot. One trash day, a young boy leaves his tricycle to play with a kite he retrieves from a trashcan. The trash men pick up the tricycle, which becomes "The Remarkable Riderless Runaway Tricycle" as it escapes crushing, eludes capture, and makes its way back to the boy
20 Halloween stories ( visu )
2 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 361 libraries worldwide
A collection of Halloween stories
Spoon : --and more stories about friendship ( visu )
6 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 338 libraries worldwide
Four stories that encourage a love of reading for the pre- or early reader
Teeny-Tiny and the witch-woman : --and 4 more spine-tingling tales ( visu )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 313 libraries worldwide
"Teeny-Tiny" is the youngest and smallest of three boys who live in a small village. But he may be the smartest, as he outsmarts an old witch-woman before she can have him and his brothers for dinner. "Space Case" came from outer space, and luckily arrived on Halloween. Most of the natives were unfriendly, but it finds some nice ones out trick-or-treating. Buddy McGee takes it home, to school, and hopes it will stay forever. "The Boy with Two Shadows" is about a little boy who takes the very best care of his shadow. Unfortunately, a witch takes notice of his painstaking care, and, offering him a spell as payment, asks him to mind her shadow while she goes on a vacation. "The Witch in the Cherry Tree" finds David's mother baking cakes one damp, dull day. Everything is fine until a naughty old witch comes to settle in the cherry tree in the garden. She tries to outwit David and persuade his mother to part with the cakes
Is your mama a llama? : --and more classic children's stories ( visu )
3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 301 libraries worldwide
Is your mama a llama?: Through playful rhyme and riddle, a young llama learns about different kinds of animals; Noisy Nora: What's a wee mouse to do when little brother and big sister take up all of mom and dad's time? Make noise!; Each peach pear plum: Children play 'I spy' with favorite nursery rhyme characters in this beloved story; The little red hen: The classic tale of a hardworking hen who teaches her friends a thing or two about helping out; Reading to your bunny: An original story by Rosemary Wells that highlights the importance of reading to children
Robot Zot : --and more rhyming stories by Jon Scieszka( visu )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 292 libraries worldwide
This is a tale of a robot determined to conquer the earth. But once discovers the princess - a toy cell phone - he must learn how to be a hero
Soap ( visu )
7 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in English and held by 282 libraries worldwide
The celebrated soap opera spoof returns for a second helping. Includes all 22 episodes from the Emmy Award-winning second season
Miss Nelson has a field day by Harry Allard( Sound Recording )
10 editions published between 1985 and 2004 in English and held by 271 libraries worldwide
In the third Miss Nelson book, the laugh track continues with this book and CD combo. This time, the notorious Miss Swamp returns to Horace B. Smedley School as coach to shape up the football team and help them to win at least one game...and she has a secret helper!
Chicka chicka 1, 2, 3 : and more counting fun! ( visu )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 270 libraries worldwide
Read along with four stories featuring counting. Chicka chick 1, 2, 3: When one hundred and one numbers race each other up the apple tree, bumblebees come buzzing. Which number will save the day? Emily's first 100 days of school: School begins and as the days and weeks go by, Emily and her classmates learn new ideas and expand their world. How much is a million?: Marvelosissimo the Mathematical Magician explains the concepts of a million, a billion and a trillion. If you made a million: Marvelosissimo the Mathematical Magician explains various forms of money and how to use it
Emily's first 100 days of school by Rosemary Wells( Sound Recording )
9 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and held by 263 libraries worldwide
Starting with number one for the first day of school, Emily learns the numbers to one hundred in many different ways
Miss Nelson is back by Harry Allard( Sound Recording )
5 editions published between 1982 and 2002 in English and held by 262 libraries worldwide
When their teacher has to go away for a week, the kids in room 207 plan to "really act up."
 
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