WorldCat Identities

Yashima, Tarō 1908-1994

Overview
Works: 84 works in 263 publications in 3 languages and 12,627 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Biography  Love stories  Folklore  History  Fairy tales  Pictorial works 
Roles: Illustrator
Classifications: PZ7.Y212, [E]
Publication Timeline
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posthumous Publications by Tarō Yashima, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Tarō Yashima
Crow Boy by Tarō Yashima ( Book )
31 editions published between 1955 and 1990 in English and held by 3,461 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The intolerance of a small boy's classmates is overcome when a strange talent of the boy wins for him the admiration of the community
Umbrella by Tarō Yashima ( Book )
28 editions published between 1955 and 1986 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,917 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
On her third birthday, Momo (whose name means "Peach" in her parents' native Japan) receives rubber boots and an umbrella. Impatiently she waits for a rainy day so she can try out her new apparel
Seashore story by Tarō Yashima ( Book )
6 editions published between 1967 and 1970 in English and held by 1,101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Children hear an old Japanese story about a fisherman who rode on a turtle's back to a beautiful place under the sea, and then ask questions about the story
The village tree by Tarō Yashima ( Book )
10 editions published between 1953 and 1972 in English and held by 693 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Relates the author's childhood experiences playing near a huge old tree in his native Japanese village
Momo's kitten by Mitsu Yashima ( Book )
8 editions published between 1961 and 1977 in English and held by 669 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A little Japanese-American girl finds a stray kitten and is allowed to keep it as a pet
Plenty to watch by Mitsu Yashima ( Book )
6 editions published between 1954 and 1998 in English and Japanese and held by 412 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This picture book of Japan shows the everyday things two children see on their way home from school. There is the sweet shop, the dye-maker's house, the rice-pounder's, the huge fertilizer mill and the place where they buy bean curd
The golden footprints by Hatojū Muku ( Book )
4 editions published in 1960 in English and held by 401 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A young fox chained to a nestbox in a shed refuses to eat until helped by his parents
Umbrella by Tarō Yashima ( Recording )
19 editions published between 1958 and 1986 in English and held by 363 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Momo eagerly waits for a rainy day so she can use the red boots and umbrella she received on her third birthday
Soo Ling finds a way by June Behrens ( Book )
1 edition published in 1965 in English and held by 359 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When a new laundromat opens across the street from the Golden Lotus Hand Laundry, Soo Ling wonders what will happen to her grandfather's laundry. But she finds a way to save Grandfather Soo's job and make everyone happy
The sugar pear tree by Clyde Robert Bulla ( Book )
6 editions published between 1960 and 1961 in English and held by 324 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lonnie wins a pear tree in a school contest but has no place to plant it since his house will soon be moved to make way for a new road. Grandfather, however ignores all warnings to move and one night Lonnie, Mother, and Gramp find themselves put out on the sidewalk with no place to go
Youngest one by Tarō Yashima ( Book )
4 editions published between 1962 and 1966 in English and held by 314 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The youngest one is afraid of everyone until he meets Momo next door and learns about friendship
The fisherman and the goblet; [a Vietnamese folk tale] by Mark Taylor ( Book )
2 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 267 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A beautiful maiden thinks she loves a fisherman she has never seen, but when she finally meets him she forgets his love is more important than his ugly face
The new sun by Tarō Yashima ( Book )
4 editions published in 1943 in English and held by 231 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
1 ink sketch (framed)
Niño cuervo by Tarō Yashima ( Book )
4 editions published between 1955 and 1996 in Spanish and English and held by 185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A shy mountain boy in Japan is ridiculed by his schoolmates, until they understand why he is "different."
Crow Boy by Tarō Yashima ( Recording )
14 editions published between 1955 and 2012 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Concern and understanding on the part of his teacher result in bringing to young Chibi, shunned for years by his classmates as an outsider, a respect and popularity he had never known
Crow boy by Tarō Yashima ( Recording )
3 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A shy mountain boy in Japan is ridiculed by his schoolmates, but they stop when they understand why he is "different."
Horizon is calling = Suiheisen wa maneku by Tarō Yashima ( Book )
6 editions published in 1947 in English and Undetermined and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"This is an autobiographical book telling, in pictures more than words, the story of a young Japanese resistance painter and his family" --Dust jacket
Momo's kitten by Mitsu Yashima ( Recording )
3 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A little Japanese-American girl finds a stray kitten and is allowed to keep it as a pet
Crow boy by Tarō Yashima ( Visual )
3 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Uses the pictures and text of the book by Tarō Yashima to tell the story about the intolerance of a small boy's classmates, showing how the strange talent of the boy wins for him the admiration of the community
To ride a butterfly : new picture stories, folktales, fables, nonfiction, poems, and songs for young children ( Book )
3 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An illustrated collection of fables, folk tales, stories, poems, songs, and nonfiction by a variety of authors and illustrators
 
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Alternative Names
Iwamatsu, Atsushi
Iwamatsu, Atsushi, 1908-
Iwamatsu, Atsushi, 1908-1994
Iwamatsu, Atsushi 1908-1994 Wirklicher Name
Iwamatsu, Jun
Iwamatsu, Jun, 1908-
Iwamatsu, Jun, 1908-1994
Iwamatsu, Jun Atsushi
Yashima, Taro
Yashima, Taro, 1908-1994
Yashima, Tarō, pseud.
やしま, たろう
イワマツ, アツシ
ヤシマ, タロウ
ヤシマ, タロウ, 1908-1994
八島, 太郎, 1908-1994
八島太郎, 1908-1994
岩松, 惇 1908-1994 Wirklicher Name
岩松, 淳
岩松惇 1908-1994 Wirklicher Name
矢島太郎, 1908-1994.
Languages
English (175)
Japanese (14)
Spanish (3)
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