Arnold Lobel

Arnold Lobel

Arnold Lobel was born in Schenectady, New York on May 22nd, 1933 and passed away at the age of 54 on December 4th, 1987.

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Arnold Lobel Stats: The highest rated book by Arnold Lobel on Book Notification is Frog and Toad Are Friends, the first novel in the Frog and Toad series. The second-highest rated book is Frog and Toad All Year (Frog and Toad #4).

The most read book by Arnold Lobel on Book Notification is Frog and Toad Are Friends, the first novel in the Frog and Toad series. The second most read book is Mouse Soup, a Picture Book novel.

Below is a complete list of Arnold Lobel books in publication and chronological order, broken down by series.

List of Frog and Toad Books in Publication Order

List of Mister Muster Books in Publication Order

List of Picture Books in Publication Order

# ReadTitle Avg. Year Book Link
1
1963
2
1964
3
1964
4
1965
5
1966
6
1968
7
61969
8
1971
9
1971
10
81975
11
1978
12
1979
13
81980
14
1981
15
1981
16
1982
17
1983
18
1984
19
1985
20
1988
21
71997
22
2009

These are only books written by Arnold Lobel. He served as an illustrator on many more.

List of An Early I Can Read Books in Publication Order

# ReadTitle Avg. Year Book Link
1
1960
2
1971
3
Mine's the best, (By: Crosby Newell Bonsall)
1973
4
1974
5
Hester the Jester (By: Ben Shecter)
1977
6
Mother Rabbit's Son Tom (By: Dick Gackenbach)
1977
7
1977
8
Little Chick's Story (By: Cyndy Szekeres, Mary Deball Kwitz)
1978
9
Ottie and the Star (By: Laura Jean Allen)
1979
10
1979
11
Little Chick's Big Day (By: Mary Deball Kwitz)
1981
12
Little Chick's Breakfast (By: Mary Deball Kwitz)
1983
13
Addie Meets Max (By: Sue Truesdell, Joan Robins)
1985
14
1985
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List of I Can Read: Level 2 Books in Publication Order

# ReadTitle Avg. Year Book Link
1
Emmett's Pig (By: Mary Stolz)
1959
2
81964
3
Kick, Pass, and Run (By: Leonard Kessler)
1966
4
61969
5
81975
6
1981
7
1990
8
Happy Haunting, Amelia Bedelia (By: Herman Parish)
2004
9
Amazing Tigers! (By: Sarah L. Thomson)
2004
10
The Best Seat in Second Grade (By: Katharine Kenah)
2005
11
The Best Teacher in Second Grade (By: Katharine Kenah)
2006
12
Amazing Snakes! (By: Sarah L. Thomson)
2006
13
Amazing Dolphins! (By: Sarah L. Thomson)
2006
14
The Day the Dinosaurs Died (By: Charlotte Lewis Brown)
2006
15
After the Dinosaurs (By: Charlotte Lewis Brown)
2006
16
2009
17
Detective Dinosaur Undercover (By: James Skofield)
2009
18
Strike Three, Marley! (By: Richard Cowdrey, John Grogan)
2010
19
2010
20
Cats, Dogs, Hamsters, and Horses (By: Mary Hassinger)
2010
21
2010
22
2011
23
2011
24
Sea Creatures (By: Anonymous)
2011
25
Marley's Big Adventure (By: Richard Cowdrey, John Grogan)
2011
26
The Best Chef in Second Grade (By: Katharine Kenah)
2011
27
Gilbert, the Surfer Dude (By: Diane deGroat)
2011
28
2011
29
2011
30
2011
31
Jungle Beasts (By: Anonymous)
2011
32
Barnyard Critters (By: Mary Hassinger)
2011
33
Forest Friends (By: Zondervan)
2011
34
2011
35
Farm Dog (By: Richard Cowdrey, John Grogan)
2011
36
2011
37
2012
38
2012
39
2012
40
2012
41
Riff Raff the Mouse Pirate (By: Susan Schade)
2012
42
2012
43
2013
44
Riff Raff: Shiver Me Whiskers! (By: Susan Schade)
2013
45
2013
46
2013
47
2014
48
2014
49
2016
50
2016
51
2017
52
John F. Kennedy the Brave (By: Sheila Keenan)
2017
53
2017
54
2017
55
2017
56
2018
57
2018
58
Ben Franklin Thinks Big (By: Sheila Keenan)
2018
59
Harriet Tubman: Freedom Fighter (By: Nadia L. Hohn)
2018
60
2019
61
2019
62
2019
63
2020
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List of Reading Rainbow Books in Publication Order

# ReadTitle Avg. Year Book Link
1
Over the River and Through the Wood (By: Lydia Maria Francis Child, Kevin O'Malley, Iris Van Rynbach)
1844
2
1971
3
My Puppy Is Born (By: Joanna Cole, Margaret Miller, Jerome Wexler)
1973
4
I Have a Sister--My Sister Is Deaf (By: Deborah Kogan Ray, Jeanne Whitehouse Peterson)
1977
5
Honey, I Love and Other Love Poems (By: Leo Dillon, Diane Dillon, Eloise Greenfield)
1978
6
Eats (By: Arnold Adoff)
1979
7
1979
8
"Could Be Worse!" (By: James Stevenson)
1979
9
Hot-Air Henry (By: Mary Calhoun, Erick Ingraham)
1981
10
Just Us Women (By: Pat Cummings, Jeannette Franklin Caines)
1982
11
The Philharmonic Gets Dressed (By: Karla Kuskin)
1982
12
A Medieval Feast (By: Aliki)
1983
13
Truck Song (By: Diane Siebert)
1984
14
Dabble Duck (By: Anne Leo Ellis)
1984
15
1985
16
A Three Hat Day (With: Laura Geringer)
1985
17
Maps and Globes (By: Harriet Barton, Jack Knowlton)
1985
18
The Paper Crane (By: Molly Bang)
1985
19
1985
20
How a Book Is Made (By: Aliki)
1986
21
I Like the Music (By: Leah Komaiko, Barbara Westman)
1987
22
1987
23
Bugs (By: Nancy Winslow Parker, Joan Richards Wright)
1987
24
An Enchanted Hair Tale (By: Alexis De Veaux)
1987
25
Sunken Treasure (By: Gail Gibbons)
1988
26
Storms (By: Seymour Simon)
1989
27
Galimoto (By: Karen Lynn Williams, Catherine Stock)
1990
28
1991
29
Water, Water Everywhere (By: Cynthia Overbeck Bix, Mark Rauzon)
1994
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List of Arnold Lobel Anthologies in Publication Order

Arnold Lobel: Biography

Arnold Lobel was born on May 22nd, 1933. Arnold passed away December 4th, 1987 at 54 years old. Arnold Lobel was born in Schenectady, New York.

Arnold Lobel was the author of the Arnold Lobel Picture Books series which consists of 22 novels. The Arnold Lobel Picture Books series started in 1963 with the novel Prince Bertram the Bad. The most recently released novel in the Arnold Lobel Picture Books series was Odd Owls & Stout Pigs which was released in 2009. There are no upcoming novels for the Arnold Lobel Picture Books series.

Arnold Lobel also wrote the Frog and Toad series which has 5 books including Frog and Toad Are Friends and Frog and Toad Together.

Arnold Lobel: Awards & Accolades

Lobel's book, Frog and Toad Together won the John Newbery Medal Awards, Newbery Honor, in 1973.

Arnold Lobel books have also been nominated for multiple awards, Frog and Toad Are Friends was nominated for the National Book Awards, Children's Literature, in 1971. Frog and Toad Together was nominated for the National Book Awards, Children's Books - Paperback, in 1980. On Market Street was nominated for the National Book Awards, Children's Picture Books - Hardcover, in 1982.

Arnold Lobel: F.A.Q

When was Arnold Lobel Born?

Arnold Lobel was born on May 22nd, 1933.

When did Arnold Lobel die?

Arnold Lobel died on December 4th, 1987 at 54 years old.

Where was Arnold Lobel Born?

Arnold Lobel was born in Schenectady, New York, .

What book awards has Arnold Lobel won?

Lobel's book, Frog and Toad Together won the award John Newbery Medal Awards, Newbery Honor, in 1973.

What was the first book Arnold Lobel wrote?

The first book written by Arnold Lobel was A Zoo for Mister Muster, published in 1962.

What was the most recent book Arnold Lobel wrote?

Their most recently released work was Odd Owls & Stout Pigs (a short story) on October 20th, 2009.

How many books has Arnold Lobel written?

Arnold Lobel has written 34 books excluding contributions to anthologies. 5 books in the Frog and Toad Series, 2 books in the Mister Muster Series, 22 books in the Picture Books, 1 book in the An Early I Can Read Series, 4 books in the I Can Read: Level 2 Series, 1 book in the Reading Rainbow Series.

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