Slime time

Author: Jim O'Connor
Publisher: Random House Books for Young Readers
ISBN: 0679807144
Release Date: 1990-08-01
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

Danny and Jed become contestants on the children's television show "Slime Time," where wrong answers mean getting sprayed with whipped cream but right answers could lead to new skateboards.

Yours Till Niagara Falls Abby

Author: Jane O'Connor
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 9781101078327
Release Date: 2008-05-01
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

#1 New York Times bestselling author Jane O?Connor?s first novel gets a brand-new look! Abby is thrilled when her parents agree to let her go to Camp Pinecrest with her best friend, Merle. But her dreams of a fun-filled summer are shattered when Merle breaks her ankle the day before they leave. Now Abby must face a long summer filled with homesickness and nasty bunkmates?all without Merle. Will Merle still be her best friend when she finally returns home? Will Abby ever really fit in at camp? And will the campers ever be able to identify the mystery meat?

Sir Small and the Dragonfly

Author: Jane O'Connor
Publisher: Random House Books for Young Readers
ISBN: 9780385374811
Release Date: 2013-12-18
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

Illus. in full color. "The tallest person is no taller than a toothpick in the town of Pee Wee, and when Lady Teena is abducted by a dragonfly, a tiny knight, riding his trusty ant, rescues the miniature maiden. This is a hit--an engagingly humorous storyline (set in very large type) features simple words and only a sentence or two per page."--Booklist.

Who Is Ralph Lauren

Author: Jane O'Connor
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 9781524786564
Release Date: 2017-10-17
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

The polo player with the raised mallet—everyone knows the Ralph Lauren logo. Learn the amazing story of the man who is a true American fashion icon. Born in the Bronx, even as a teenager Ralph Lauren was known for his distinctive fashion sense, having a taste for both classic preppy clothes and vintage looks like beat-up leather jackets. He got his start in the fashion business by selling ties that he designed. From ties he went on to create a global fashion empire. In this easy-to-read biography, best-selling author and Who Was? creator Jane O'Connor explains exactly how a fashion line is created—from first drawings to models strutting on the runway.

Nina Nina Ballerina

Author: Jane O'Connor
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 9780698158023
Release Date: 1993-03-24
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

It's the big dance show! Nina is a butterfly. She has pretty wings and a bug mask. But she is not the only one! There are lots of butterflies. How will her mom know which one is Nina? Read this funny story and find out!

Lulu Goes to Witch School

Author: Jane O'Connor
Publisher: Harper Collins
ISBN: 9780062233523
Release Date: 2013-06-25
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

Jane O’Connor’s classic story for beginning readers Lulu Goes to Witch School has been given fresh illustrations by Bella Sinclair in this beautiful new edition. Lulu the witch girl is a little nervous about her first day of school, but she heads off with her broom and Dracula lunch box. She immediately loves pretty new teacher, Miss Slime, especially her wart. Lulu’s first flying lesson around the cemetery goes great. There’s only one thing she doesn’t like about witch school—curly-haired Sandy Witch who seems to do everything better than Lulu. Funny, spooky Lulu Goes to Witch School is a Level Two I Can Read book, geared for kids who read on their own, but still need a little help.

Fancy Nancy My Family History

Author: Jane O'Connor
Publisher: HarperCollins
ISBN: 9780062076281
Release Date: 2011-06-28
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

Nancy wants to do an interesting school report on her ancestor. (That's fancy for a family member who lived long ago.) But will she remember to stick to the plain truth?

Nina Nina Star Ballerina

Author: Jane O'Connor
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 9780698162716
Release Date: 1997-03-17
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

Playing the star in the class dance show, Nina finds herself in an awkward situation. All her friends think that she is the star of the show, so she now has to set the record straight and make things right once more.

Lulu and the Witch Baby

Author: Jane O'Connor
Publisher: Harper Collins
ISBN: 9780062305183
Release Date: 2014-07-22
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

It's just not fair! No matter what a mess she makes, nobody ever gets mad at Witch Baby. Nobody except Lulu Witch, who cooks a magic brew that makes her baby sister disappear. But then she begins to worry that Mama Witch will get mad—very mad. Can Lulu wish Witch Baby back? Beginning readers will love this beautifully repackaged thirty-two-page edition of the classic tale from Fancy Nancy author Jane O'Connor about children learning to welcome new siblings, now with brand-new illustrations by Bella Sinclair. With plenty of humor and witchy magic, Lulu and the Witch Baby is a level two I Can Read book, perfect for kids who read on their own but still need a little help.

Fancy Nancy at the Museum

Author: Jane O'Connor
Publisher: HarperCollins
ISBN: 9780061905957
Release Date: 2011-05-31
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

Nancy’s class is going on a fancy trip to the museum. A bumpy bus ride leaves Nancy feeling not-so-fancy, but Miss Glass saves the day, leaving Nancy as fancy as ever!

The Teeny Tiny Woman

Author: Jane O'Connor
Publisher: Random House Books for Young Readers
ISBN: 9780394883205
Release Date: 1986
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

A teeny tiny woman, who puts a teeny tiny bone she finds in a churchyard away in a cupboard before she goes to sleep, is awakened by a voice demanding the return of the bone.

Without Warning

Author: Jane O'Connor
Publisher: Hardie Grant Publishing
ISBN: 9781742734835
Release Date: 2010-02-01
Genre: Biography & Autobiography

On Saturday 7 February 2009, Jane and her family were sweltering through one of the hottest summer days on record, listening with concern to reports of fires sweeping through Kilmore and Wandong, 50 kilometres to their east and - according to the reports - heading south. But as the clouds of smoke loomed closer, and became tinged with a colour that from experience heralded danger, they realised that the fire was in fact heading towards them. But by then it was too late to evacuate; they were trapped as the firestorm swept towards them, obliterating everything in its ferocious path.

Fancy Nancy The Dazzling Book Report

Author: Jane O'Connor
Publisher: HarperCollins
ISBN: 9780061851636
Release Date: 2011-05-31
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

Nancy's first book report is sure to be dazzling. After all, she is the second-best artist in her class. She is using beads, fringe, and a fancy border. And she is writing about Sacajawea, a true-life heroine. What could go wrong?

The Snow Globe Family

Author: Jane O'Connor
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 9781524738921
Release Date: 2006-09-07
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

Oh, when will it snow again? wonders the little family who lives in the snow globe. They long for a swirling snowstorm—if only someone in the big family would pick up the snow globe and give it a great big shake. Baby would love to. She alone notices the little family. She gazes longingly at their snowy little world, but the snow globe is up way too high for her to reach. Then, when a real snowstorm sends the big children outside sledding in the moonlight, Baby finds herself alone in the parlor. . . . Will the snow globe family at last get a chance to go sledding too? As readers follow the parallel adventures of both families, big and little, they will take special pleasure in the miniature world of the snow globe, where the skating pond is the size of a shiny quarter and a snowman is no bigger than a sugar cube.