WorldCat Identities

Cole, Babette

Overview
Works: 395 works in 1,390 publications in 20 languages and 26,957 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Pictorial works  Humor  Handbooks and manuals  Interviews  Humorous fiction  Picture books  Educational films  Internet videos 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Bibliographic antecedent, Creator, Author of introduction
Classifications: PZ7.C6734, E
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Babette Cole
Prince Cinders by Babette Cole( Book )

65 editions published between 1987 and 2009 in 9 languages and held by 1,879 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bullied by his three hairy brothers, Prince Cinders spends all his time cleaning and tidying up after them. But his luck changes when a fairy falls down the chimney and promises that his wishes shall come true, in this zany Cinderella spoof. 4 yrs+
Truelove by Babette Cole( Book )

18 editions published between 2000 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 1,220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a new baby arrives, Truelove the dog must teach his family that there is enough love to go around
The bad good manners book by Babette Cole( Book )

28 editions published between 1995 and 2008 in 5 languages and held by 900 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Humoristisk billedbog om at opføre sig pænt. Teksten fortæller ét, men billederne viser noget ganske andet
Hair in funny places : a book about puberty by Babette Cole( Book )

23 editions published between 1998 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 875 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A teddy bear explains to a little girl how Mr. and Mrs. Hormone cause people to change during puberty
Bad habits!, or, The taming of Lucretzia Crum by Babette Cole( Book )

12 editions published between 1998 and 2012 in English and held by 825 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Lucretzia Crum's outrageous behavior becomes a bad influence on her friends, the parents resort to extreme measures
The trouble with Gran by Babette Cole( Book )

26 editions published between 1983 and 2004 in 4 languages and held by 806 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gran, who is secretly an extraterrestrial being, livens up a trip to the seaside taken by a group of school children and senior citizens
If I were you by Richard Hamilton( Book )

19 editions published between 2001 and 2012 in 8 languages and held by 722 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Dad puts Daisy to bed, he suggests 'If I were you ... I'd go to sleep.' Daisy starts thinking about what things would REALLY be like if she and Dad changed places. She could feed Dad sticky oatmeal while she ate chocolate and dress him all in pink! Dad thinks it would be great not to have to do any cleaning or cooking and visit the zoo instead. But when it comes to saying goodnight, both decide they'd rather be ... themselves!
The trouble with dad by Babette Cole( Book )

25 editions published between 1985 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 698 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dad's fantastic robot creations cause the family to have incredible adventures
Mommy laid an egg! : or where do babies come from? by Babette Cole( Book )

2 editions published between 1993 and 1996 in English and held by 694 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two children explain to their parents, using their own drawings, where babies come from
The trouble with mom by Babette Cole( Book )

5 editions published between 1984 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 666 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young boy's mother, who is a witch, is not immediately accepted by the parents of the children in his new school
The silly book by Babette Cole( Book )

21 editions published between 1989 and 2001 in 3 languages and held by 652 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lists in humorous verse the many silly things to be seen if you look closely
El libro apestoso by Babette Cole( Book )

30 editions published between 1987 and 2010 in English and Spanish and held by 617 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

There are so very many things that are so smelly. Hold your nose and take a peek!
The trouble with grandad by Babette Cole( Book )

12 editions published between 1988 and 2004 in English and Afrikaans and held by 611 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Grandad's enormous vegetables get him in trouble with the local police
Drop dead by Babette Cole( Book )

25 editions published between 1996 and 2001 in 6 languages and held by 599 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A rather eccentric Gran and Grandad retell their dangerous life stories and speculate about what may become of them after they drop down dead. Suggested level: junior
Lady Lupin's book of etiquette by Babette Cole( Book )

12 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and Spanish and held by 598 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lady Lupin undertakes the education of her puppies in the art of manners
The trouble with Uncle by Babette Cole( Book )

8 editions published between 1992 and 1994 in English and Spanish and held by 593 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Uncle, who is a pirate, doesn't fit in with the other members of the yacht club, so he starts his own club, buys a treasure map, and ends up marrying a mermaid
Hurray for Ethelyn by Babette Cole( Book )

9 editions published between 1991 and 1993 in English and Spanish and held by 583 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jealous colleagues of Ethelyn try to sabotage her dream of becoming a brain surgeon--but she overcomes, winning hearts in the process
Tarzanna! by Babette Cole( Book )

26 editions published between 1991 and 2002 in 9 languages and held by 579 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While visiting her friend Gerald, Tarzanna, a girl from the jungle who speaks animalese, releases the animals from a zoo
Supermoo! by Babette Cole( Book )

10 editions published between 1991 and 1994 in 3 languages and held by 546 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A bovine superhero crusades against the evil spreaders of filth and pollution
The hairy book by Babette Cole( Book )

18 editions published between 1984 and 2003 in English and Spanish and held by 490 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Relates in rhyme the many places one can find hair
 
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Alternative Names
Babette Cole britische Kinderbuchautorin

Babette Cole Brits schrijfster

Babette Cole English children's writer and illustrator

Бабетт Коул

콜, 배빗 1950-

コール, バベット

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TrueloveThe bad good manners bookHair in funny places : a book about pubertyBad habits!, or, The taming of Lucretzia CrumThe trouble with GranIf I were youThe trouble with dadMommy laid an egg! : or where do babies come from?