WorldCat Identities

Hoban, Tana

Overview
Works: 144 works in 538 publications in 4 languages and 57,360 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Pictorial works  Fiction  Board books  Picture books  Stories without words  Photographs  Big books 
Roles: Author, Photographer, Illustrator, Producer, Author of introduction
Classifications: PZ7.H638, E
Publication Timeline
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26 letters and 99 cents by Tana Hoban( Book )

22 editions published between 1987 and 1997 in English and French and held by 2,292 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Color photographs of letters, numbers, coins, and common objects introduce the alphabet, coinage, and the counting system
Is it red? Is it yellow? Is it blue? : an adventure in color by Tana Hoban( Book )

14 editions published between 1978 and 1987 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Illustrations and brief text introduce colors and the concepts of shape and size
Shapes, shapes, shapes by Tana Hoban( Book )

16 editions published between 1986 and 2004 in English and French and held by 2,080 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Photographs of familiar objects such as chair, barrettes, and manhole cover present a study of rounded and angular shapes." -- T.p. verso
Of colors and things by Tana Hoban( Book )

27 editions published between 1980 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,968 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Photographs of toys, food, and other common objects are grouped on each page according to color
I read signs by Tana Hoban( Book )

20 editions published between 1983 and 2004 in English and Spanish and held by 1,875 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces signs and symbols frequently seen along the street
Exactly the opposite by Tana Hoban( Book )

14 editions published between 1990 and 2003 in English and French and held by 1,794 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Photographs of familiar outdoor scenes illustrate the concept of opposites to children
Count and see by Tana Hoban( Book )

16 editions published between 1972 and 1975 in English and held by 1,565 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Photographs of common objects and events illustrate the numbers one through one hundred
Over, under & through, and other spatial concepts by Tana Hoban( Book )

12 editions published between 1973 and 2008 in English and held by 1,465 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Photographs demonstrate the spatial concepts expressed in twelve words such as around, across, between, against, and behind
Shadows and reflections by Tana Hoban( Book )

7 editions published between 1990 and 1991 in 3 languages and held by 1,447 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Photographs without text feature shadows and reflections of various objects, animals, and people
Black on white by Tana Hoban( Book )

24 editions published between 1993 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 1,431 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Black illustrations against a white background depict such objects as an elephant, butterfly, and leaf
Construction zone by Tana Hoban( Book )

9 editions published between 1997 and 1999 in English and held by 1,339 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Photographs illustrate the kinds of equipment and earthmovers found at construction sites
So many circles, so many squares by Tana Hoban( Book )

3 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and held by 1,333 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The geometric concepts of circles and squares are shown in photographs of wheels, signs, pots, and other familiar objects
Look again! by Tana Hoban( Book )

13 editions published between 1971 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 1,333 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Look through the square cut in the page and see part of the photograph. Turn the page and experience the full concept of the picture
A children's zoo by Tana Hoban( Book )

10 editions published between 1985 and 2005 in English and French and held by 1,316 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Color photographs of animals are accompanied by several descriptive words, e.g. tall, spotted, silent giraffe
I read symbols by Tana Hoban( Book )

5 editions published between 1983 and 1999 in English and held by 1,290 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces signs and symbols frequently seen along the highway
Is it larger? Is it smaller? by Tana Hoban( Book )

7 editions published between 1985 and 2003 in English and held by 1,277 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Photographs of animals and objects in larger and smaller sizes suggest comparisons between the two
Is it rough? Is it smooth? Is it shiny? by Tana Hoban( Book )

4 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 1,237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Color photographs without text introduce objects of many different textures, such as pretzels, foil, hay, mud, kitten, and bubbles
Circles, triangles, and squares by Tana Hoban( Book )

8 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 1,195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The geometric concepts of circles, triangles, and squares are demonstrated in photographs of bubbles, windows, stacks of pipes, tires, boats, and other objects
Push, pull, empty, full : a book of opposites by Tana Hoban( Book )

14 editions published between 1972 and 1981 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Black and white photos illustrate fifteen pairs of opposites such as front-back, first-last, push-pull
White on black by Tana Hoban( Book )

9 editions published between 1993 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 1,139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

White illustrations against a black background depict such objects as a horse, baby bottle and sailboat
 
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Audience Level
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Audience Level
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Audience level: 0.14 (from 0.04 for Tana Hoban ... to 1.00 for Tana Hoban ...)

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Alternative Names
Gallob, Tana Hoban

Tana Hoban American photographer and creator of children's picture books

Tana Hoban American photographer, creator of children's picture books

Tana Hoban Amerikaans fotografe (1917-2006)

Tana Hoban amerikansk författare och fotograf

Tana Hoban amerikansk skribent og fotograf

호번, 타나

ホーバン, タナ

Languages
English (202)

French (44)

Spanish (10)

Chinese (4)

Covers
Is it red? Is it yellow? Is it blue? : an adventure in colorShapes, shapes, shapesOf colors and thingsI read signsExactly the oppositeCount and seeOver, under & through, and other spatial conceptsShadows and reflections