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Lois Ehlert (1934–2021)

Autor(a) de Eating the Alphabet

46+ Works 25,917 Membros 994 Críticas 10 Favorited

About the Author

Lois Ehlert was born November 9, 1934, in Beaver Dam, Wisconsin. She is a graduate of the University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, and the Layton School of Art. She has also worked as an art teacher, freelance illustrator, and designer. She has created 38 books for young reader and is known for her mostrar mais colorful collage artwork. Her work as an author and an illustrator has appeared in countless publications and has received numerous awards and honors. In addition to creating books, Ehlert has produced toys, games, clothes for children, posters, brochures, catalogs, and banners. She has received the Caldecott Honor Book, 1989, for Color Zoo, a Publishers Weekly Best Book of the Year for Snowballs, the Booklist Editors' Choice for Cuckoo/Cucú: A Mexican Folktale/Un Cuento Folklórico Mexicano, the IRA Teachers' Choice and NCTE Notable Children's Trade Book in the Language Arts for Feathers for Lunch, the American Library Association Notable Children's Book and Boston Globe-Horn Book Honor Award for Chicka Chicka Boom Boom. The first book that she wrote and illustrated was Growing Vegetable Soup (1987). Some of her other works include Planting a Rainbow (2003), Feathers for Lunch (1996), Snowballs (1999), Leaf Man (2005), Moon Rope/ Un Lazo de Luna (2003), which is based on a Peruvian folktale, and Rrralph (2013), Rain Fish (2016), and Heart to Heart (2017). Lois Ehlert died in Milwaukee, Wisconsin on May 25, 2021. She was 86. (Bowker Author Biography) mostrar menos

Obras por Lois Ehlert

Eating the Alphabet (1989) 3,652 exemplares
Growing Vegetable Soup (1987) 3,303 exemplares
Planting a Rainbow (1988) 2,513 exemplares
Red Leaf, Yellow Leaf (1991) 2,008 exemplares
Snowballs (1995) 1,643 exemplares
Feathers for Lunch (1990) 1,565 exemplares
Leaf Man (2005) 1,509 exemplares
Waiting for Wings (2001) 1,309 exemplares
Fish Eyes: A Book You Can Count On (1990) 1,139 exemplares
Color Zoo (1989) 948 exemplares
Nuts to You! (1993) 806 exemplares
Pie in the Sky (2008) 757 exemplares
Color Farm (1990) 485 exemplares
Top Cat (1963) 433 exemplares
Mole's Hill: A Woodland Tale (1994) 388 exemplares
Moon Rope (1992) 367 exemplares
In My World (2002) 323 exemplares
Hands (1997) 290 exemplares
Oodles of Animals (1900) 273 exemplares
Lots of Spots (2010) 237 exemplares
Wag a Tail (2007) 209 exemplares
Circus (1992) 208 exemplares
RRRalph (2011) 201 exemplares
Boo to You! (2009) 141 exemplares
Rain Fish (2016) 73 exemplares
Holey Moley (2015) 35 exemplares
Under My Nose (1996) 33 exemplares
Heart to Heart (2017) 25 exemplares
Red & Green (2023) 12 exemplares
What Is That Sound! (1966) — Ilustrador — 6 exemplares
Food, glorious food 3 exemplares
种彩虹(精) (2017) 1 exemplar
Helpers 1 exemplar
Planting A Rainbow [Videorecording] (2005) — Autor — 1 exemplar

Associated Works

Chicka Chicka Boom Boom (1989) — Ilustrador — 14,242 exemplares
Chicka Chicka 1, 2, 3 (2004) — Ilustrador — 3,492 exemplares
Chicka Chicka ABC (1990) — Ilustrador — 1,193 exemplares
Ten Little Caterpillars (2011) — Ilustrador — 981 exemplares
A Pair of Socks (1996) — Ilustrador — 840 exemplares
Words (1993) — Ilustrador — 136 exemplares
Chicka Chicka Sticka Sticka (1896) — Ilustrador — 99 exemplares
Mathematical Games for One or Two (1972) — Ilustrador — 12 exemplares
The visit (1977) — Ilustrador — 12 exemplares
Animals to see 1 2 3 (A Whitman book) (1964) — Ilustrador — 8 exemplares

Etiquetado

ABC (1,072) Alfabeto (2,406) Alimento (665) animais (657) aves (348) board book (494) Borboleta (305) cartas (434) Cartilha (355) Ciência (427) collection:Fiction (484) colors (830) counting (824) encadernado (554) estações (570) fall (787) Ficção (921) flowers (349) Fruto (308) Inverno (346) Jardim (412) Jardinagem (364) leaves (490) Lois Ehlert (338) Matemática (641) Natureza (484) numbers (510) Não ficção (301) Outono (332) para crianças (514) picture book (2,212) plants (666) Poesia (288) rhyming (820) Rima (514) shapes (315) shelf:Fiction (485) Spring (293) vegetables (532) árvores (459)

Conhecimento Comum

Nome legal
Ehlert, Lois Jane
Data de nascimento
1934-11-09
Data de falecimento
2021-05-25
Sexo
female
Nacionalidade
USA
Local de nascimento
Beaver Dam, Wisconsin, USA
Local de falecimento
Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA
Educação
University of Wisconsin (BFA)
Layton School of Art
Ocupações
children's book author
illustrator
graphic designer
Prémios e menções honrosas
Regina Medal (2009)

Membros

Críticas

this nook is for primary level students. This book talks about the rainbow and how to plant flowers.
 
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Kschweppe | 101 outras críticas | Apr 16, 2024 |
I'm genuinely confused why anyone would give this less than five stars. Ehlert just gets the magic found in nature.
 
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mrsandersonreads23 | 54 outras críticas | Apr 14, 2024 |
Mole's Hill by Lois Ehlert is a visually stunning picture book that celebrates the beauty of nature and the joy of friendship. Through vibrant collage illustrations and simple, yet captivating storytelling, Ehlert takes readers on a charming journey with Mole and his friends as they work together to create a new home. The book not only highlights the importance of collaboration and creativity but also encourages readers to appreciate the wonders of the natural world. With its engaging narrative and exquisite artwork, Mole's Hill is sure to captivate readers of all ages… (mais)
 
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alexablocker | 12 outras críticas | Apr 12, 2024 |
This is a really cute book for primary students. I loved the cut outs and I think that this would even be great for children before they go to school. Showing them the different shapes and colors!
 
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eweeks22 | 17 outras críticas | Apr 10, 2024 |

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Estatísticas

Obras
46
Also by
13
Membros
25,917
Popularidade
#802
Avaliação
4.1
Críticas
994
ISBN
390
Línguas
6
Marcado como favorito
10

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