WorldCat Identities

Lionni, Leo 1910-1999

Overview
Works: 753 works in 3,679 publications in 29 languages and 90,105 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Picture books  Readers (Publications)  Fairy tales  Fables  Music  Board books  Children's films  Film adaptations 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Bibliographic antecedent, Artist, Creator, Dedicatee, Film editor, Interviewee, Performer, Translator, Other
Classifications: PZ7.L6634, E
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Most widely held works about Leo Lionni
 
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Most widely held works by Leo Lionni
Swimmy by Leo Lionni( Book )

288 editions published between 1016 and 2018 in 15 languages and held by 7,400 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A little black fish in a school of red fish figures out a way of protecting them all from their natural enemies
Frederick by Leo Lionni( Book )

417 editions published between 1000 and 2018 in 23 languages and held by 7,373 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Frederick, the poet mouse, stores up something special for the long cold winter
A color of his own by Leo Lionni( Book )

76 editions published between 1975 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 4,911 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A little chameleon is distressed that he doesn't have his own color like other animals
Alexander and the wind-up mouse by Leo Lionni( Book )

93 editions published between 1968 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 4,895 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alexander, the mouse, makes friends with Wi lly, a toy mouse, and wants to be just like him until he discovers that Willy is to be thrown away
Inch by inch by Leo Lionni( Book )

100 editions published between 1960 and 2017 in 8 languages and held by 4,782 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

To keep from being eaten, an inchworm measures a robin's tail, a flamingo's neck, a toucan's beak, a heron's legs, and a nightingale's song
Fish is fish by Leo Lionni( Book )

130 editions published between 1970 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 4,238 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When his friend, the tadpole, becomes a frog and leaves the pond to explore the world, the little fish decides that maybe he doesn't have to remain in the pond either. A fable about a fish who learns from a frog how to be happy just being himself
Little blue and little yellow : a story for Pippo and Ann and other children by Leo Lionni( Book )

161 editions published between 1959 and 2017 in 8 languages and held by 3,830 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Little Blue and Little Yellow are the best of friends, and when they reunite after not being able to find each other, they give each other such a big hug that they turn green. On board pages
An extraordinary egg by Leo Lionni( Book )

58 editions published between 1994 and 2016 in 8 languages and held by 3,217 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jessica the frog befriends the animal that hatches from an egg she brought home, thinking it is a chicken
It's mine! by Leo Lionni( Book )

73 editions published between 1000 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 2,538 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three selfish frogs quarrel over who owns their pond and island, until a storm makes them value the benfits of sharing
Matthew's dream by Leo Lionni( Book )

36 editions published between 1991 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 2,453 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Matthew the mouse lives in a dreary corner of a dusty attic. But a trip to the museum helps him to see his surroundings in a new light. With brush in paw, Matthew sets out to paint "the shapes and colours of joy."
The biggest house in the world by Leo Lionni( Book )

100 editions published between 1968 and 2016 in 8 languages and held by 2,336 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A snail's father advises him to keep his house small and tells him what happened to a snail that grew a large and spectacular shell
Tico and the golden wings by Leo Lionni( Book )

61 editions published between 1964 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 2,233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A wingless bird is granted his wish for a pair of golden wings
Cornelius : a fable by Leo Lionni( Book )

46 editions published between 1983 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 1,865 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Unlike other crocodiles, Cornelius walks upright, sees things, and does tricks no other crocodile can. His friends aren't impressed--or are they? Endearingly captures the spirit of the seeker, the thinker, and those who are born to be different. Lionni's collages are wonderfully rich and colorful, perfectly setting the stage for a tale children will enjoy
The alphabet tree by Leo Lionni( Book )

54 editions published between 1968 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 1,865 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A strong wind blows most of the letters off the alphabet tree and those that remain hide among the branches. Then a bug and a caterpillar come along and teach them how to arrange themselves into words and sentences to form a special message
Tillie and the wall by Leo Lionni( Book )

41 editions published between 1989 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,771 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Unlike the other mice, who are incurious about the wall that has always been part of their world, Tillie is determined to find out what lies on the other side of the wall
Six crows : a fable by Leo Lionni( Book )

21 editions published between 1988 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,643 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An owl helps a farmer and some crows reach a compromise over the rights to the wheat crop
Nicolas, where have you been? by Leo Lionni( Book )

26 editions published between 1987 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,611 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mishap turns to adventure as a young mouse learns that all birds are not the enemies he thought they were
Pezzettino by Leo Lionni( Book )

74 editions published between 1975 and 2017 in 9 languages and held by 1,610 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Little Pezzettino is so small he is convinced he must be a piece of somebody else. A wise man helps him to discover the truth
The greentail mouse by Leo Lionni( Book )

25 editions published between 1973 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,562 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The mice become so involved in their Mardi Gras masquerade they forget it is all in fun
Geraldine, the music mouse by Leo Lionni( Book )

35 editions published between 1979 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 1,410 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After nibbling an enormous piece of Parmesan cheese into the shape of a giant mouse holding a flute, Geraldine hears music for the first time
 
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Frederick
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FrederickA color of his ownAlexander and the wind-up mouseInch by inchFish is fishLittle blue and little yellow : a story for Pippo and Ann and other childrenAn extraordinary eggIt's mine!
Alternative Names
Leo Lionni

Leo Lionni Italiaans schrijver

Leo Lionni italienischer Grafiker, Maler und Schriftsteller

Leo Lionni pittore, scrittore e illustratore italiano

Leonni, Leo 1910-1999

Lionni Leo

Lionni, Leonard 1910-1999

Reōni, Reo 1910-1999

לאוני, לאו 1910-1999

ליאו ליאוני סופר איטלקי

ליאוני, ליאו 1910-1999

ליוני, לאו 1910-1999

ليوني، ليو، 1910-1999

레오 리오니

리오니, 레오 1910-1999

レオ・レオニ

レオーニ, レオ

Languages
English (876)

German (481)

Spanish (145)

Italian (123)

French (101)

Chinese (59)

Japanese (35)

Korean (10)

Dutch (10)

Afrikaans (9)

Catalan (8)

Portuguese (7)

Turkish (6)

Zulu (5)

Persian (4)

Xhosa (4)

Polish (3)

Sotho (3)

Romanian (3)

Basque (3)

Galician (2)

Hebrew (2)

Swedish (1)

Miscellaneous languages (1)

Danish (1)

Norwegian (1)

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Achinese (1)

Finnish (1)

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