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John Himmelman

Författare till Ibis: A True Whale Story

64+ verk 5,473 medlemmar 128 recensioner

Om författaren

John Himmelman was born in Kittery, Maine. He received a BFA from the School of Visual Arts in 1981. He wrote Talester the Lizard while taking a course in writing and illustrating children's books and it became his first published book. To pay the bills, he worked as a cook and then as a carpenter, visa mer working on his books at night. It took about six years before he could make a full time living writing and illustrating children's books. He has written and illustrated over 70 children's books, many with nature-related themes. His books include Discovering Moths, Discovering Amphibians, Guide to Night Singing Insects of the Northeast, and Cricket Radio: Tuning In To the Night-Singing Insects. (Bowker Author Biography) visa färre

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Verk av John Himmelman

Ibis: A True Whale Story (1990) 896 exemplar
Katie Loves the Kittens (2008) 445 exemplar
Pigs to the Rescue (2010) 280 exemplar
Chickens to the Rescue (2006) 273 exemplar
Cows to the Rescue (2011) 241 exemplar
A Guest Is a Guest (1991) 179 exemplar
Tales of Bunjitsu Bunny (2014) 152 exemplar
Wanted: Perfect Parents (1982) 126 exemplar
10 Little Hot Dogs (2010) 96 exemplar
Tudley Didn't Know (2006) 73 exemplar
Frog in a Bog (2004) 66 exemplar
Noisy Bug Sing-Along (2013) 55 exemplar
A Slug's Life (Nature Upclose) (1792) 51 exemplar
Bunjitsu Bunny's Best Move (2015) 50 exemplar
Pipaluk And The Whales (2002) 45 exemplar
Amanda and the Witch Switch (1985) 41 exemplar
Lights Out! (1995) 40 exemplar
Katie and the Puppy Next Door (2013) 39 exemplar
Floaty (2018) 31 exemplar
Noisy Frog Sing-Along (2013) 27 exemplar
There's a Bug on My Book! (2017) 26 exemplar
The Cow Said Meow (2016) 20 exemplar
Mouse in a Meadow (1821) 20 exemplar
Who's at the Seashore? (2008) 15 exemplar
Albert Hopper, Science Hero (2020) 12 exemplar
The Giant from the Fire Sea (2019) 12 exemplar
Talester the Lizard (1982) 9 exemplar
Amanda and the Magic Garden (1987) 8 exemplar
J.J. Versus the Baby-Sitter (1996) 8 exemplar
Box Turtle (2018) 6 exemplar
Honest Tulio (1997) 5 exemplar

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Young Christopher Columbus: Discoverer of New Worlds (1992) — Illustratör, vissa utgåvor411 exemplar
Hanukkah Lights, Hanukkah Nights (1992) — Illustratör — 300 exemplar
Hooray! It's Passover! (1996) — Illustratör — 261 exemplar
Young Thomas Edison: Great Inventor (1995) — Illustratör — 172 exemplar
Buzby to the Rescue (1993) — Illustratör — 134 exemplar
Sound the Shofar!: A Story for Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur (1998) — Illustratör — 123 exemplar
Snuggle Piggy and the Magic Blanket (1987) — Illustratör — 85 exemplar
Charlotte Cheetham: Master of Disaster (1985) — Illustratör — 36 exemplar
Mort The Sport (2000) — Illustratör — 31 exemplar
Let's Count 12345 (Preschool Pop-ups) (1988) — Illustratör — 6 exemplar
A Daddy Longlegs Isn't a Spider (2009) — Illustratör — 2 exemplar


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Good lessons about friendship, but it also has ninja animals.
sloth852 | 7 andra recensioner | Jan 12, 2024 |
Each chapter of this delightful little book is a sort of parable wherein Bunjitsu Bunny (AKA Isabel) learns a lesson or someone learns a lesson from her. The messages here are very zen, but not entirely pacifist in nature. Bunjitsu students must never start fights, and they must do all they can to avoid fights, but when Isabel faces a bunch of bullying pirates she kicks their butts. Fun two-tone illustrations, a big font size, and wide margins make this a perfect choice for burgeoning chapter book readers, particularly those who study martial arts. The only way this could've been improved for me was if the stories came together in the end, but each chapter stands alone.… (mer)
LibrarianDest | 7 andra recensioner | Jan 3, 2024 |
A family favorite. The story is clever, but the detailed and hilarious illustrations hit this one out of the park.
sloth852 | 12 andra recensioner | Jan 2, 2024 | rating: Under Review
Warning: parents should be aware of potential Eastern wisdom which may not necessarily line up with their spiritual beliefs.
MamaBearLendingDen | 7 andra recensioner | Nov 25, 2023 |



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