Most widely held works about Etienne Delessert
Most widely held works by Etienne Delessert
I hate to read by Rita Marshall ( Book )
19 editions published between 1992 and 2008 in 6 languages and held by 671 libraries worldwide
As a third-grader who hates to read unwillingly looks at a book, the characters come alive and interest him so much that he really begins to care about them, and begins turning the pages.
Just so stories by Rudyard Kipling ( Book )
7 editions published between 1972 and 2008 in English and French and held by 606 libraries worldwide
Twelve stories about animals, insects, and other subjects include "How the Alphabet Was Made," "How the Camel Got His Hump, " and "The Elephant's Child."
Flores para Algernon by Daniel Keyes ( Book )
4 editions published between 1988 and 2007 in Spanish and English and held by 569 libraries worldwide
When brain surgery makes a mouse named Algernon into a genius, dull-witted Charlie Gordon, a mentally disabled man, wonders if it might also work for him. In poignant diary entries, Charlie tells how a brain operation increases his IQ and changes his life. As the experimental procedure takes effect, Charlie's intelligence expands until it surpasses that of the doctors who engineered his metamorphosis. The experiment seems to be a scientific breakthrough of paramount importance, until Algernon begins his sudden, unexpected deterioration. Will the same happen to Charlie?
Ogden Nash's zoo by Ogden Nash ( Book )
3 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 474 libraries worldwide
I still hate to read by Rita Marshall ( Book )
5 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and French and held by 461 libraries worldwide
Now in fourth grade, Victor, the daydreamer with a reputation as a bad student who hates to read, secretly reads all the time.
The seven dwarfs by Etienne Delessert ( Book )
6 editions published between 2000 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 461 libraries worldwide
Stephane, one of seven dwarf brothers living in the forest, relates how all their lives were changed when they tried to rescue Snow White from the murderous rage of her wicked stepmother.
Big and Bad by Etienne Delessert ( Book )
3 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 445 libraries worldwide
In this variation on the classic tale of the three little pigs, two clever cats decide to rid their locale of a vicious wolf whose hunger threatens the entire planet, and enlist the help of assorted animals to build houses for the bait--three exquisitely pink pigs.
Full color by Étienne Delessert ( Book )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 367 libraries worldwide
Colorful creatures depict the seven colors of the rainbow and how three colors can make countless others.
Aa, a was an apple pie : an English nursery rhyme by Etienne Delessert ( Book )
2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 367 libraries worldwide
Introduces a classic nursery rhyme about the alphabet.
Hungry for numbers by Etienne Delessert ( Book )
3 editions published in 2006 in English and Italian and held by 327 libraries worldwide
"From bananas and blueberries to sixes and sevens, numbers are paired with beautiful fruit to create an exercise in counting and naming."--From source other than the Library of Congress
Story number 1 : for children under three years of age by Eugène Ionesco ( Book )
35 editions published between 1967 and 2002 in 5 languages and held by 295 libraries worldwide
Early one morning, after a big night on the town, a not-too-coherent, lazy papa must improvise a story for his little daughter which she appears to take seriously.
How the mouse was hit on the head by a stone and so discovered the world by Etienne Delessert ( Book )
3 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 291 libraries worldwide
When he digs a hole to the outside world, a five-year-old mouse discovers the sun, moon, stars, flowers, and many things he had never seen before.
Alert by Etienne Delessert ( Book )
3 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and French and held by 273 libraries worldwide
Exhausted after trying to hide his treasured collection of shiny round pebbles from thieves, Tobias the mole falls into a deep sleep and awakens to find that he has been tricked.
Edwin Arlington Robinson by Michael E Goodman ( Book )
1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 261 libraries worldwide
Examines the life of the American poet and presents some of his poems.
Humpty Dumpty by Etienne Delessert ( Book )
4 editions published in 2006 in French and English and held by 242 libraries worldwide
Expands on the familiar nursery rhyme, "Humpty Dumpty," to reveal that King Humpty built his wall to keep the common folk out of his lavish kingdom.
Who killed Cock Robin ( Book )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 239 libraries worldwide
An illustrated version of the English ballad relating the murder and funeral of Cock Robin.
A Christmas memory by Truman Capote ( Book )
1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 235 libraries worldwide
A reminiscence of a Christmas shared by a seven-year-old boy and a sixtyish childlike woman, with enormous love and friendship between them.
Moon theater by Etienne Delessert ( Book )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 221 libraries worldwide
To prepare for the moon's nightly rising, a young stagehand performs such tasks as dressing the birds in long dark coats, training wild dogs to howl, and watering the stars.
Beauty and the beast by Aulnoy ( Book )
2 editions published between 1984 and 2002 in English and held by 212 libraries worldwide
Through her great capacity to love, a kind and beautiful maid releases a handsome prince from the spell which has made him an ugly beast.
The endless party by Étienne Delessert ( Book )
19 editions published between 1967 and 1986 in 5 languages and held by 199 libraries worldwide
A huge rainstorm and the resulting flood trap all of Noah's party guests aboard his ark until the dove flies off and returns with an olive branch and a picture postcard.
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Etienne Delessert lived1941德拉瑟
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