HomeGroupsTalkExploreZeitgeist
Search Site
This site uses cookies to deliver our services, improve performance, for analytics, and (if not signed in) for advertising. By using LibraryThing you acknowledge that you have read and understand our Terms of Service and Privacy Policy. Your use of the site and services is subject to these policies and terms.
MembersReviewsPopularityRatingFavorited   Events   
16,0103451,262 (3.8)1
Frank Asch was born on August 6, 1946, in Somerville, NJ. In 1969 he graduated from Cooper Union in New York City with a Bachelor's of Fine Arts. Since then he has taught in both the United States and abroad. He has also organized art, writing, puppetry, and creative dramatics workshops for children all over the country. In 1976 Mr. Asch and his wife started their own children's theatre called The Belly Buttons. In l989, Frank Asch and Vladimir Vagin published Here Comes the Cat!, the first Russian/American collaboration on a children's book, which has since received the Russian National Book Award. Mr. Asch also joined forces with naturalist and photographer Ted Levin for a series of poetry books for children. In 1996, their first book, Sawgrass Poems, was named to the John Burroughs List of Nature Books for Young Readers. Like a Windy Day was released in fall 2002. It was the fourth and last book in the "element" book series that already includes The Earth and I, Water, and The Sun Is My Favorite Star. (Bowker Author Biography)
— biography from Happy Birthday, Moon
… (more)
Happy Birthday, Moon 2,556 copies, 45 reviews
Moonbear's Shadow 1,681 copies, 11 reviews
Mooncake 1,034 copies, 13 reviews
Moongame 975 copies, 14 reviews
Bear's Bargain 879 copies, 6 reviews
Skyfire 769 copies, 6 reviews
The Earth and I 738 copies, 20 reviews
Popcorn 615 copies, 17 reviews
Milk and Cookies 504 copies, 13 reviews
Just Like Daddy 402 copies, 7 reviews
Water 397 copies, 5 reviews
Moondance 387 copies, 6 reviews
Moonbear's Dream 387 copies, 5 reviews
Sand Cake 359 copies, 12 reviews
Baby Bird's First Nest 273 copies, 3 reviews
The Last Puppy 268 copies, 10 reviews
Moonbear's Pet 263 copies, 3 reviews
Good Night, Baby Bear 257 copies, 8 reviews
The Sun Is My Favorite Star 229 copies, 13 reviews
Like a Windy Day 205 copies, 14 reviews
Here Comes the Cat! 201 copies, 5 reviews
Goodbye House (Moonbear Books) 192 copies, 3 reviews
Moonbear's books 166 copies
Mr. Maxwell's Mouse 156 copies, 13 reviews
Oats and Wild Apples 156 copies, 1 review
Turtle Tale 128 copies, 7 reviews
George's Store 117 copies
Macgoose's Grocery 70 copies, 1 review
Baby Duck's New Friend 66 copies, 5 reviews
Mrs. Marlowe's Mice 64 copies, 5 reviews
Moonbear 43 copies, 3 reviews
Goodnight Horsey 43 copies, 1 review
Pizza (A Frank Asch Bear Book) 43 copies, 4 reviews
Cactus Poems 40 copies, 5 reviews
Happy Birthday, Big Bad Wolf 39 copies, 4 reviews
Pearl's Pirates 33 copies
The Flower Faerie 33 copies, 2 reviews
Barnyard Lullaby 32 copies, 2 reviews
I Can Roar Like a Lion 28 copies, 3 reviews
The Lending Zoo 27 copies, 2 reviews
Moonbear's Sunrise 25 copies, 2 reviews
Pearl's Promise 25 copies, 1 review
Baby in the Box 22 copies, 1 review
Monkey Face 22 copies
Dear Brother 22 copies, 3 reviews
Journey to Terezor 19 copies, 1 review
Yellow Yellow 14 copies
Starbaby 8 copies
One Man Show 7 copies
Country Pie 7 copies
Rebecka 6 copies
city sandwich 6 copies
Up River 6 copies
Good Lemonade 4 copies
Sunflakes 2 copies
SKYFIRE 1 copy
Linda 1 copy
animals (413) Asch (73) bear (347) bears (1,070) bedtime (77) big book (60) birds (119) birthday (202) birthdays (99) children (129) children's (228) children's literature (58) collection:Fiction (238) earth (124) Earth Day (71) family (125) fantasy (114) fiction (613) food (85) Frank Asch (107) friends (121) friendship (239) Halloween (75) hardcover (100) imagination (106) Level J (63) moon (463) Moonbear (90) nature (106) night (87) paperback (180) picture book (738) science (187) shadow (67) shadows (136) shelf:Fiction (238) space (140) sun (73) water (68) weather (152)
You must log in to edit Common Knowledge data.
For more help see the Common Knowledge help page.
Canonical name
Legal name
Other names
Date of birth
Date of death
Burial location
Gender
Nationality
Country (for map)
Birthplace
Place of death
Cause of death
Places of residence
Education
Occupations
Relationships
Agents
Organizations
Awards and honors
Short biography
Disambiguation notice

Is this you?

Become a LibraryThing Author.

Member ratings

Average: (3.8)
0.5
1 8
1.5 2
2 44
2.5 8
3 161
3.5 30
4 254
4.5 20
5 158

Improve this author

Combine/separate works

Author division

Frank Asch is currently considered a "single author." If one or more works are by a distinct, homonymous authors, go ahead and split the author.

Includes

Frank Asch is composed of 7 names. You can examine and separate out names.

Combine with…

 

About | Contact | Privacy/Terms | Help/FAQs | Blog | Store | APIs | TinyCat | Legacy Libraries | Early Reviewers | Common Knowledge | 179,852,239 books! | Top bar: Always visible