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John Himmelman

Autor/a de Ibis: A True Whale Story

64+ obres 5,390 Membres 128 Ressenyes

Sobre l'autor

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, mostra'n més 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) mostra'n menys

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Obres de John Himmelman

Ibis: A True Whale Story (1990) 888 exemplars
Katie Loves the Kittens (2008) 432 exemplars
Pigs to the Rescue (2010) 280 exemplars
Chickens to the Rescue (2006) 272 exemplars
A Ladybug's Life (Nature Upclose) (1998) 243 exemplars
Cows to the Rescue (2011) 237 exemplars
A Guest Is a Guest (1991) 179 exemplars
Tales of Bunjitsu Bunny (2014) 153 exemplars
Wanted: Perfect Parents (1982) 124 exemplars
10 Little Hot Dogs (2010) 93 exemplars
Tudley Didn't Know (2006) 72 exemplars
Frog in a Bog (2004) 65 exemplars
Noisy Bug Sing-Along (2013) 55 exemplars
Bunjitsu Bunny's Best Move (2015) 50 exemplars
A Slug's Life (Nature Upclose) (1792) 49 exemplars
Pipaluk And The Whales (2002) 43 exemplars
Amanda and the Witch Switch (1985) 40 exemplars
Lights Out! (1995) 40 exemplars
Katie and the Puppy Next Door (2013) 39 exemplars
Floaty (2018) 30 exemplars
Noisy Frog Sing-Along (2013) 27 exemplars
There's a Bug on My Book! (2017) 25 exemplars
The Cow Said Meow (2016) 20 exemplars
Mouse in a Meadow (1821) 20 exemplars
A Mouse's Life (Nature Upclose) (2000) 15 exemplars
Who's at the Seashore? (2008) 14 exemplars
Albert Hopper, Science Hero (2020) 12 exemplars
The Giant from the Fire Sea (2019) 12 exemplars
Talester the Lizard (1982) 9 exemplars
J.J. Versus the Baby-Sitter (1996) 8 exemplars
Amanda and the Magic Garden (1987) 7 exemplars
Box Turtle (2018) 6 exemplars
Honest Tulio (1997) 5 exemplars

Obres associades

Young George Washington: America's First President (1997) — Il·lustrador — 554 exemplars
Young Christopher Columbus: Discoverer of New Worlds (1992) — Il·lustrador, algunes edicions400 exemplars
Hanukkah Lights, Hanukkah Nights (1992) — Il·lustrador — 297 exemplars
Hooray! It's Passover! (1996) — Il·lustrador — 259 exemplars
Young Thomas Edison: Great Inventor (1995) — Il·lustrador — 170 exemplars
Buzby to the Rescue (1993) — Il·lustrador — 125 exemplars
Sound the Shofar!: A Story for Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur (1998) — Il·lustrador — 122 exemplars
Snuggle Piggy and the Magic Blanket (1987) — Il·lustrador — 84 exemplars
Charlotte Cheetham: Master of Disaster (1985) — Il·lustrador — 34 exemplars
Mort The Sport (2000) — Il·lustrador — 31 exemplars
Let's Count 12345 (Preschool Pop-ups) (1988) — Il·lustrador — 6 exemplars
A Daddy Longlegs Isn't a Spider (2009) — Il·lustrador — 2 exemplars

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Nom normalitzat
Himmelman, John
Data de naixement
1959-10-03
Gènere
male
Nacionalitat
USA
Llocs de residència
Connecticut, USA
Educació
School of Visual Arts
Professions
illustrator
naturalist
Relacions
Himmelman, Betsy (wife)
Himmelman, Jeffrey (son)
Himmelman, Liz (daughter)
Organitzacions
SCBWI

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Ressenyes

Good lessons about friendship, but it also has ninja animals.
 
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sloth852 | Hi ha 7 ressenyes més | 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.… (més)
 
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LibrarianDest | Hi ha 7 ressenyes més | Jan 3, 2024 |
A family favorite. The story is clever, but the detailed and hilarious illustrations hit this one out of the park.
 
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sloth852 | Hi ha 12 ressenyes més | Jan 2, 2024 |
EducatingParents.org rating: Under Review
Warning: parents should be aware of potential Eastern wisdom which may not necessarily line up with their spiritual beliefs.
 
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MamaBearLendingDen | Hi ha 7 ressenyes més | Nov 25, 2023 |

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Obres
64
També de
12
Membres
5,390
Popularitat
#4,625
Valoració
3.8
Ressenyes
128
ISBN
236
Llengües
6

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