WorldCat Identities

Cole, Babette

Overview
Works: 433 works in 1,717 publications in 18 languages and 33,098 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Humorous fiction  Pictorial works  Humor  Picture books  Interviews  Fairy tales  Folklore  Stories in rhyme 
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
Princess Smartypants by Babette Cole( Book )

96 editions published between 1986 and 2016 in 9 languages and held by 2,555 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Not wishing to marry any of her royal suitors, Princess Smartypants devises difficult tasks at which they all fail, until the multitalented Prince Swashbuckle appears
Prince Cinders by Babette Cole( Book )

68 editions published between 1987 and 2016 in 9 languages and held by 1,894 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A fairy grants a small, skinny prince a change in appearance and the chance to go to the Palace Disco
Truelove by Babette Cole( Book )

17 editions published between 2000 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 1,165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a new baby arrives, Truelove the dog must teach his family that there is enough love to go around
Princess Smartypants rules by Babette Cole( Book )

23 editions published between 1987 and 2015 in English and Chinese and held by 966 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Princess Smartypants discovers that it is easier to capture evildoers and rule the kingdom of Totaloonia than to control one small baby
The bad good manners book by Babette Cole( Book )

33 editions published between 1995 and 2008 in 5 languages and held by 908 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A lighthearted look at etiquette for the young
Dr. Dog by Babette Cole( Book )

38 editions published between 1994 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 885 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dr. dog is not your usual doctor. For one thing, he makes house calls. For another, he's a pet beagle! When his entire family falls sick, only Dr. Dog can save the day, with cure for head lice, pinworms, and (yikes!) even a case of too much gas
Hair in funny places : a book about puberty by Babette Cole( Book )

25 editions published between 1998 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 881 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 812 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 )

19 editions published between 1987 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 738 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 )

21 editions published between 2001 and 2012 in 8 languages and held by 732 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At bedtime, a little girl and her father play a game in which each imagines what it would be like to be the other for a day
The trouble with mom by Babette Cole( Book )

9 editions published between 1984 and 2009 in Chinese and English and held by 730 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 trouble with dad by Babette Cole( Book )

33 editions published between 1985 and 2004 in 5 languages and held by 715 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dad's boring job leads him to make robots, with very successful results
How to put your parents to bed by Mylisa Larsen( Book )

3 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 708 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A child provides instructions for putting tired parents to bed
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 675 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two children explain to their parents, using their own drawings, where babies come from
Mummy laid an egg! by Babette Cole( Book )

64 editions published between 1993 and 2016 in 9 languages and held by 645 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

21 editions published between 1989 and 2001 in 3 languages and held by 644 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lists in humorous verse the many silly things to be seen if you look closely
The trouble with grandad by Babette Cole( Book )

15 editions published between 1988 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 626 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Grandad's enormous vegetables get him in trouble with the local police
The smelly book by Babette Cole( Book )

31 editions published between 1987 and 2010 in English and Spanish and held by 619 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lists in humorous verse such smelly things as cabbage, skunks, drains, and stink bombs. Suggested level: junior, primary
Drop dead by Babette Cole( Book )

24 editions published between 1996 and 2001 in 6 languages and held by 603 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
Lady Lupin's book of etiquette by Babette Cole( Book )

12 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and Spanish and held by 591 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lady Lupin undertakes the education of her puppies in the art of manners
 
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Princess Smartypants
Alternative Names
Babette Cole auteur et illustrateur de livres pour la jeunesse

Babette Cole britische Kinderbuchautorin

Babette Cole Brits schrijfster

Бабетт Коул

콜, 배빗 1950-

コール, バベット

バベット・コール

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Prince CindersTruelovePrincess Smartypants rulesThe bad good manners bookDr. DogHair in funny places : a book about pubertyBad habits!, or, The taming of Lucretzia CrumThe trouble with Gran