Most widely held works by Eleonore Schmid
The water's journey by Eleonore Schmid ( Book )
15 editions published between 1989 and 1999 in 3 languages and held by 711 libraries worldwide
Explains the water cycle from precipitation through a stream into a river, a lake, and on to the ocean and back into the atmosphere by evaporation to repeat the cycle.
Wake up, Dormouse, Santa Claus is here by Eleonore Schmid ( Book )
19 editions published between 1988 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 632 libraries worldwide
Gus the dormouse is determined to stay awake and see Santa Claus make his visit.
Hare's Christmas gift by Eleonore Schmid ( Book )
6 editions published in 2000 in 3 languages and held by 487 libraries worldwide
After finding the courage to visit the special baby that has been born in a stable, a timid young hare discovers that even he has a gift for the child.
The living earth by Eleonore Schmid ( Book )
10 editions published between 1994 and 2000 in 3 languages and held by 477 libraries worldwide
Explains why topsoil is important and describes the complex interactions of plants and animals that maintain the soil's viability. Notes that some farmers carefully plant their crops to restore the earth but large-scale farms use artificial fertilizers and reduce the land's natural productivity. Also warns against squandering natural resources such as coal and oil.
The squirrel and the moon by Eleonore Schmid ( Book )
9 editions published between 1996 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 376 libraries worldwide
When her beloved moon begins to grow smaller and smaller, Tifi the squirrel buries nuts to help fatten it up to its beautiful round self again.
The story of Christmas : from the Gospel according to Luke with illustrations by Eleonore Schmid by Eleonore Schmid ( Book )
1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 348 libraries worldwide
Illustrates the story of the birth of Jesus and the arrival of the shepherds at the manger.
The air around us by Eleonore Schmid ( Book )
6 editions published in 1992 in German and English and held by 327 libraries worldwide
Discusses the role air plays in the weather and in sustaining life on earth.
The lonely wolf by Chantal de Marolles ( Book )
11 editions published between 1979 and 1989 in 3 languages and held by 236 libraries worldwide
Left behind by his fellows, a young wolf seeking shelter in a village finds most of the people there unwilling to take him in.
Story number 1 : for children under three years of age by Eugène Ionesco ( Book )
2 editions published between 1967 and 1968 in English and held by 197 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.
Napoleon the donkey by Regine Schindler ( Book )
6 editions published between 1988 and 1995 in 5 languages and held by 188 libraries worldwide
When Napoleon is unhappy with a new owner, his crow friend proves the power of friendship by engineering the donkey's return to his former owner.
The three feathers ( Book )
1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 180 libraries worldwide
Though considered a simpleton by his father and brothers, the youngest son manages, with the help of a toad, to win the kingdom and a beautiful bride.
Cats' tales by Eleonore Schmid ( Book )
4 editions published between 1984 and 1985 in 3 languages and held by 161 libraries worldwide
Twenty-one tales about cats from different countries.
The oak by Kitty Benedict ( Book )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 127 libraries worldwide
Describes the physical features of an oak tree, how it reproduces, and where it grows.
Treasure Island by Robert Louis Stevenson ( Book )
6 editions published between 1964 and 1977 in 3 languages and held by 124 libraries worldwide
While going through the possessions of a deceased guest who owed them money, the mistress of the inn and her son find a treasure map that leads to a pirate fortune as well as great danger.
Tonia; the mouse with the white stone and what happened on her way to see Uncle Tobias by Eleonore Schmid ( Book )
3 editions published between 1970 and 1974 in 3 languages and held by 123 libraries worldwide
Tonia, a mouse, has an exciting journey to visit her uncle who has a surprise for her.
Fenny, the desert fox by Hans Baumann ( Book )
4 editions published between 1970 and 1977 in English and German and held by 108 libraries worldwide
A desert fox travels to see the world and how other foxes live but decides home is best.
Farm animals by Eleonore Schmid ( Book )
2 editions published between 1985 and 1986 in German and English and held by 103 libraries worldwide
Color pictures of common farm animals.
The tree by Étienne Delessert ( Book )
4 editions published between 1966 and 1968 in English and held by 96 libraries worldwide
The fascinating life of animals and nature centered around the tree as it stretches its protective branches.
Alone in the caves by Eleonore Schmid ( Book )
5 editions published in 1986 in 3 languages and held by 95 libraries worldwide
Two children exploring a cave have some scary moments and some beautiful ones.
Das schwarze Schaf by Eleonore Schmid ( Book )
27 editions published between 1976 and 2009 in 8 languages and held by 83 libraries worldwide
Feeling different from the white sheep, a baby black sheep runs away to the forest where the animals are friendlier. When winter comes and the forest animals leave, the black sheep looks for his flock again.
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