WorldCat Identities

Demi

Overview
Works: 182 works in 408 publications in 10 languages and 52,688 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Biography  Folklore  Picture books  Fiction  Big books  Folk tales 
Roles: Author, Illustrator
Classifications: PZ8.1.D38, E
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Demi
The empty pot by Demi( Book )

28 editions published between 1990 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 2,570 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Ping admits that he is the only child in China unable to grow a flower from the seeds distributed by the Emperor, he is rewarded for his honesty
One grain of rice : a mathematical folktale by Demi( Book )

13 editions published between 1997 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 2,384 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A reward of one grain of rice doubles day by day into millions of grains of rice when a selfish raja is outwitted by a clever village girl
Liang and the magic paintbrush by Demi( Book )

21 editions published between 1980 and 2013 in English and Hebrew and held by 1,816 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A poor boy who longs to paint is given a magic brush that brings to life whatever he pictures
Muhammad by Demi( Book )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 1,381 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces Muhammad and the basic tenets of the Islamic faith
Mother Teresa by Demi( Book )

4 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 1,191 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of Agnes Gonxha Bojaxhiu, known as Mother Teresa, who spent most of her life serving "the poorest of the poor" in Calcutta, India
The hungry coat : a tale from Turkey by Demi( Book )

6 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After being forced to change to a fancy new coat to attend a party, Nasrettin Hoca tries to feed his dinner to the coat, reasoning that it was the coat that was the invited guest
Happy New Year! : Kung-hsi fa-ts'ai! by Demi( Book )

7 editions published between 1997 and 2001 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the customs, traditions, foods, and lore associated with the celebration of Chinese New Year
The Dalai Lama : a biography of the Tibetan spiritual and political leader by Demi( Book )

4 editions published between 1998 and 2001 in English and held by 1,100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A short biography of the fourteenth Dalai Lama, who has been in exile since 1959
Buddha by Demi( Book )

2 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in English and held by 1,009 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of Sidhartha, a prince from the Himalayan mountains who became a spiritual leader of the Buddhism religion
The legend of Saint Nicholas by Demi( Book )

3 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 957 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recounts pivotal events in the history and life of Saint Nicholas, including how he came to be associated with Christmas and Santa Claus
Kites : magic wishes that fly up to the sky by Demi( Book )

8 editions published between 1999 and 2003 in English and held by 943 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A story of how kite-flying started in China and of what the various kites represent and mean. Includes directions for making and decorating magic kites
Marco Polo by Demi( Book )

5 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 937 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recounts the life of the great explorer who traveled more than thirty thousand miles by land and sea from Italy to China in the thirteenth century, and who was instrumental in opening up the East to Europeans
Grass sandals : the travels of Basho by Dawnine Spivak( Book )

6 editions published between 1997 and 2005 in English and held by 862 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A simple retelling of the travels of seventeenth-century Japanese poet, Basho, across his island homeland. Includes examples of the haiku verses he composed
Florence Nightingale by Demi( Book )

5 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 859 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Florence Nightingale revolutionized the world of medicine by emphasizing cleanliness, food that was hot and nutritious, and organization in hospitals. What began as an attempt to make army hospitals safer and more effective became a lifelong mission, and remains relevant today. This new picture book biography of Florence Nightingale, from celebrated author and artist Demi, beautifully portrays the story of Florence's life and explores the long-lasting effects of her career"--
King Midas : the golden touch by Demi( Book )

3 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 848 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A king finds himself bitterly regretting the consequences of his wish that everything he touches would turn to gold
The legend of Lao Tzu and the Tao te ching by Demi( Book )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 815 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the teachings of Lao Tzu, the philosopher believed to be the inspiring force behind the seminal Taoist work, through a collection of eighty-one inspirational passages that speak to the balance of earth and heaven
In the eyes of the cat : Japanese poetry for all seasons by Demi( Book )

6 editions published between 1992 and 1995 in English and held by 799 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of Japanese nature poems organized according to the seasons, illustrated with paintings corresponding to the themes of the poems
Jesus : based on the King James version of the Holy Bible by Meryl Doney( Book )

6 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 787 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With reverence, splendid majesty, and grace, award-winning artist Demi celebrates the life of Jesus and creates a book to be treasured for all time
 
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Audience level: 0.13 (from 0.10 for One grain ... to 0.83 for Opus 34, C ...)

One grain of rice : a mathematical folktale
Alternative Names

controlled identityHitz, Demi

Demi 1942-

Demi, Demi

Dumaresq Hunt, Charlotte 1942-

Hitz, Demi

Hitz Demi 1942-....

Hunt, Charlotte Dumaresq

Hunt, Charlotte Dumaresq 1942-

데미 1942-

히츠, 데미 1942-

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One grain of rice : a mathematical folktaleLiang and the magic paintbrushMuhammadMother TeresaThe hungry coat : a tale from TurkeyHappy New Year! : Kung-hsi fa-ts'ai!The Dalai Lama : a biography of the Tibetan spiritual and political leaderBuddha