search for books and compare prices
Jack Kent has written 40 work(s)
Search for other authors with the same name
at beginning | displaying 1 to 25 | next 15 >
Jump to start at |
show results in order: alphabetically | oldest to newest | newest to oldest
cover image for 9781600107825
Product Description: The peaceable little kingdom of Myopia rocks with laughter in the second IDW/TheLibrary of American Comics collection of Jack Kent's King Aroo. Colorful visitors come and go while Professor Yorgle pontificates, faithful Yupyop frets, and Mr...read more
By Bruce Canwell (contributor), Jack Kent and Dean Mullaney (editor)

Hardcover:

9781600107825 | Idea & Design Works Llc, July 12, 2011, cover price $39.99 | About this edition: The peaceable little kingdom of Myopia rocks with laughter in the second IDW/TheLibrary of American Comics collection of Jack Kent's King Aroo.

cover image for 9781600105814
Product Description: The Library of American Comics proudly presents a long-neglected classic — King Aroo! Lauded by critics in the pantheon of great strips such as Krazy Kat, Pogo, and Barnaby, Jack Kent's brilliantly conceived world brought smiles to young and old alike with its fanciful array of clever puns, visual humor, and good old slapstick...read more

Hardcover:

9781600105814 | Reprint edition (Idea & Design Works Llc, February 1, 2010), cover price $39.99 | About this edition: The Library of American Comics proudly presents a long-neglected classic — King Aroo!

cover image for 9780375851377
Product Description: A classic dragon tale returns in paperback!When Billy Bixbee finds a tiny dragon in his bedroom, his mom tells him, “There’s no such thing as a dragon!” This only makes the dragon get bigger. He grows, and grows, and grows, until he’s bigger than Billy’s house—and that’s just the beginning!Charming text and playful illustrations by well-known author-illustrator Jack Kent pair in a terrific story that demonstrates how a little attention can make a big difference, no matter what size the problem...read more

Hardcover:

9780375832086 | Golden Books, March 8, 2005, cover price $12.95 | About this edition: Billy Bixbee's mother won't admit that dragons exist until it is nearly too late.
9780307102140 | Golden Books, September 1, 2001, cover price $9.95 | About this edition: Billy Bixbee's mother won't admit that dragons exist until it is nearly too late.
9780307625250 | Goldencraft, November 1, 1975, cover price $10.60 | About this edition: Billy Bixbee's mother won't admit that dragons exist until it is nearly too late.

Paperback:

9780375851377 | Dragonfly, September 8, 2009, cover price $7.99 | About this edition: A classic dragon tale returns in paperback!

Library:

9780375932083 | Golden Books, March 8, 2005, cover price $14.99 | About this edition: Billy Bixbee's mother won't admit that dragons exist until it is nearly too late.

cover image for 9781435245518
Product Description: Impressed by the proud caterpillar's boast that she will turn into a butterfly when she grows up, a polliwog determines to watch the caterpillar very carefully and turn into a butterfly too.

Paperback:

9780671662813 | Reprint edition (Aladdin Paperbacks, February 1, 1985), cover price $7.99 | About this edition: A caterpillar brags to everyone she sees that she will change into a butterfly, until a polliwog tells her that he will change into something different too

School and Library:

9780671662806 | Simon & Schuster, November 1, 1987, cover price $17.99 | About this edition: Impressed by the proud caterpillar's boast that she will turn into a butterfly when she grows up, a polliwog determines to watch the caterpillar very carefully and turn into a butterfly too.

Reinforced:

9780606041836 | Demco Media, February 1, 1985, cover price $14.66 | About this edition: A caterpillar brags to everyone she sees that she will change into a butterfly, until a polliwog tells her that he will change into something different too

Prebinding:

9781435245518 | Reprint edition (Paw Prints, April 18, 2008), cover price $15.99 | About this edition: Impressed by the proud caterpillar's boast that she will turn into a butterfly when she grows up, a polliwog determines to watch the caterpillar very carefully and turn into a butterfly too.
9780808563686 | Turtleback Books, October 1, 1999, cover price $18.40 | About this edition: A caterpillar brags to everyone she sees that she will change into a butterfly, until a polliwog tells her that he will change into something different too

Product Description: FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY. After moving into their new house, the twins and their parents are awakened in the middle of the night by a strange tapping noise and are convinced that they have a ghost.
By Jack Kent (illustrator)

Prebinding:

9781435246478 | Reprint edition (Paw Prints, April 18, 2008), cover price $13.50 | About this edition: FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY.

While learning some facts about animals, the reader is challenged to guess why A is for zoo, B is for dog, and C is for hen.
By Jack Kent (illustrator)

Prebinding:

9781417677566 | Turtleback Books, August 15, 2005, cover price $17.15 | About this edition: While learning some facts about animals, the reader is challenged to guess why A is for zoo, B is for dog, and C is for hen.

cover image for 9780307106865
Inspired by a picture in the nursery rhyme book left on the barn floor, Mrs. Mooley, the cow, is determined to jump over the moon, despite the ridicule of the other barnyard animals.

Hardcover:

9780307106865 | Golden Books, May 1, 2002, cover price $9.95 | About this edition: Inspired by a picture in the nursery rhyme book left on the barn floor, Mrs.
9780307620422 | Goldencraft, February 1, 1975, cover price $7.62 | About this edition: All the barnyard animals laugh when the farmer's cow decides to jump over the moon

Library:

9780307175502 | Reissue edition (Artist & Writers Guild Books, September 1, 1993), cover price $12.95 | About this edition: Inspired by a picture in the nursery rhyme book left on the barn floor, Mrs.

cover image for 9780836809756
When a poor couple exchange socks for cheese and milk, they receive more than expected

Hardcover:

9780819309648 | Reissue edition (Parents Magazine Pr, November 1, 1987), cover price $5.95 | About this edition: When a poor couple exchange socks for cheese and milk, they receive more than expected.

Paperback:

9780517570135 | Reprint edition (Random House Childrens Books, July 1, 1988), cover price $2.95 | About this edition: When a poor couple exchange socks for cheese and milk, they receive more than expected.

Library:

9780836809756 | Gareth Stevens Pub, September 1, 1993, cover price $17.27 | About this edition: When a poor couple exchange socks for cheese and milk, they receive more than expected

cover image for 9780836808742
Goober the elephant is distressed when he loses his shadow

Hardcover:

9780819310477 | Dutton Childrens Books, September 1, 1981, cover price $5.50 | About this edition: Goober the elephant is distressed when he loses his shadow.

Paperback:

9780819311153 | E P Dutton, September 1, 1983, cover price $1.95 | About this edition: Goober the elephant is distressed when he loses his shadow.

Library:

9780836808742 | Reissue edition (Gareth Stevens Pub, January 1, 1993), cover price $17.27 | About this edition: Goober the elephant is distressed when he loses his shadow

Sam and Pam take their time bringing home ice cream for the family and find a surprise in the package at the end of their journey
By R. W. Alley (illustrator), Gail Herman and Jack Kent

Paperback:

9780679807902 | Random House Childrens Books, September 1, 1990, cover price $2.25 | About this edition: Sam and Pam take their time bringing home ice cream for the family and find a surprise in the package at the end of their journey

cover image for 9789501101232

Paperback:

9789501101232 | Editorial Sigmar S.A.C.I., August 30, 1990, cover price $4.95

cover image for 9780927370004
Unhappy with his lot in life, a tiny mouse seeks the aid of a wizard who specializes in magic spells

Paperback:

9780927370004 | Reprint edition (Weston Woods, November 1, 1989), cover price $4.95 | About this edition: A mouse helps a wizard discover what's lacking in his magic spells.

cover image for 9780671669690
A young robin eats until he gets so fat he cannot keep up with the southbound flock, gets lost, and is nearly eaten by a wolf

Hardcover:

9780137833320 | Prentice Hall, March 1, 1982, cover price $12.95 | About this edition: A robin who has eaten until he looks more like a ball than a bird finds when fall comes that he can only walk south while the other robins fly.

Paperback:

9780671669690 | Reissue edition (Aladdin Paperbacks, October 1, 1989), cover price $5.95 | About this edition: A robin who has eaten until he looks more like a ball than a bird finds when fall comes that he can only walk south while the other robins fly.

School and Library:

9780671666989 | Reissue edition (Simon & Schuster, October 1, 1989), cover price $12.95 | About this edition: A robin who has eaten until he looks more like a ball than a bird finds when fall comes that he can only walk south while the other robins fly.

cover image for 9780671670511
Little Peep, a recently hatched chick, impertinently challenges the old barnyard rooster as to which of them really makes the sun rise

Paperback:

9780671670528 | Reprint edition (Aladdin Paperbacks, October 1, 1989), cover price $5.95 | About this edition: A chick is warned by the other barnyard animals never to annoy the old rooster, because without him to bring up the sun, there may be no future.

School and Library:

9780671670511 | Reissue edition (Simon & Schuster, October 1, 1989), cover price $12.95 | About this edition: A chick is warned by the other barnyard animals never to annoy the old rooster, because without him to bring up the sun, there may be no future.

cover image for 9780671679361
Joey, a young kangaroo, faces many problems when he runs away after being told to clean his room by his mother

Paperback:

9780671679361 | Simon & Schuster, June 1, 1989, cover price $2.98 | About this edition: After Joey, a young kangaroo, runs away in search of a better place to live, other animals try out his mother's empty pouch while she is looking for him.

School and Library:

9780671664619 | Prentice Hall, August 1, 1985, cover price $12.95 | About this edition: After Joey, a young kangaroo, runs away in search of a better place to live, other animals try out his mother's empty pouch while she is looking for him.

cover image for 9780590021746
Product Description: A cat grows fatter and fatter as he eats everyone he meets.

Paperback:

9780590021746 | Scholastic Paperbacks, June 1, 1987, cover price $2.95 | About this edition: A cat grows fatter and fatter as he eats everyone he meets.

Joey, a young kangaroo, is bored in his mother's pouch and, when he invites his friends over, they show up with play equipment that dismays Joey's mother

Hardcover:

9780135103487 | Prentice Hall, August 1, 1984, cover price $11.95 | About this edition: Joey, a young kangaroo, becomes bored playing alone in his mother's pouch and invites some friends over to play with him.

Paperback:

9780671664602 | Reprint edition (Aladdin Paperbacks, April 1, 1987), cover price $5.95 | About this edition: Joey, a young kangaroo, becomes bored playing alone in his mother's pouch and invites some friends over to play with him.

cover image for 9780590324007
Product Description: Twenty-two valentines children can draw or write their own messages on, with 122 full-color preprinted message stickers.

Paperback:

9780590324007 | Scholastic, January 1, 1987, cover price $2.50 | About this edition: Twenty-two valentines children can draw or write their own messages on, with 122 full-color preprinted message stickers.

cover image for 9780138101770
A fox is helped by a goose from dangerous situations he encounters when he ignores the goose's counsel.

Hardcover:

9780671666767 | Prentice Hall, December 1, 1982, cover price $10.95 | About this edition: A fox is helped by a goose from dangerous situations he encounters when he ignores the goose's counsel.

Paperback:

9780138101770 | Reprint edition (Aladdin Paperbacks, March 1, 1986), cover price $5.95 | About this edition: A fox and a goose encounter a variety of exciting adventures while jogging through the woods one day

Twenty-six familiar sayings that make comparisons, one for each letter of the alphabet, prompt children to use their memories and imaginations and to create comparisons of their own
By Marcia Folsom, Michael Folsom and Jack Kent (illustrator)

Paperback:

9780899193519 | Houghton Mifflin, March 1, 1985, cover price $5.95 | About this edition: Introduces the letters of the alphabet with such familiar sayings as A--Straight as an arrow, B-Snug as a bug in a rug.

School and Library:

9780899193038 | Houghton Mifflin, March 1, 1985, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: Introduces the letters of the alphabet with such familiar sayings as A--Straight as an arrow, B-Snug as a bug in a rug.

cover image for 9780688025410
Product Description: One boring rainy day, Jim Jimmy James makes friends and plays games with his reflection, who is called James Jimmy Jim.

Hardcover:

9780688025410 | Olympic Marketing Corp, March 1, 1984, cover price $3.98 | About this edition: One boring rainy day, Jim Jimmy James makes friends and plays games with his reflection, who is called James Jimmy Jim.

cover image for 9780152578855
Convinced he is under a magic spell, a dragon buys a body-building guide in order to transform himself into a man.

School and Library:

9780152578855 | Harcourt Childrens Books, June 1, 1982, cover price $11.95 | About this edition: Believing he is really a handsome prince under a magic spell, Sam the dragon decides to use body building to make himself into the man he wants to be

cover image for 9780152710316
When the monster that a small boy and girl have drawn on a wall comes suddenly alive and pursues them, it is a race to get back to the wall to erase the troublesome monster

School and Library:

9780152710316 | Harcourt Childrens Books, September 1, 1981, cover price $6.95 | About this edition: A graffiti monster that two children draw on a wall comes alive and chases them until the little boy remembers to use the eraser.

cover image for 9780385151276
Little Nina, after wishing hard, suddenly becomes as big as a grown-up and gets to experience their viewpoint, as the adults in her life become knee-high.

Hardcover:

9780385151276 | Doubleday, December 1, 1980, cover price $7.95 | About this edition: Bored with being knee-high to all the world, Nina wishes extra hard to grow and suddenly finds herself grown quite big, with all the grown-ups knee-high to her

cover image for 9780394942179
Whimsical drawings highlight the retelling of five popular tales of magic and enchantment--Aladdin and the Wonderful Lamp, The Frog Prince, Toads and Diamonds, Jack and the Beanstalk, and The Golden Goose

Library:

9780394942179 | Random House Childrens Books, September 1, 1979, cover price $5.99 | About this edition: Presents five familiar fairy tales rewritten with tongue in cheek endings.

at beginning | displaying 1 to 25 | next 15 >