WorldCat Identities

Edelson, Wendy

Overview
Works: 87 works in 165 publications in 3 languages and 6,518 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Legends  Board books  Music‡vTexts  Pictorial works  Stories in rhyme  Folklore  Picture books  Upside-down books 
Roles: Illustrator, Author
Classifications: PZ7.C8187, E
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Wendy Edelson
The baker's dozen : a Saint Nicholas tale by Aaron Shepard( Book )

11 editions published between 1994 and 2010 in English and held by 899 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A baker in colonial New York learns the importance of generosity from an old woman who visits his shop on St. Nicholas Day
Ira Wordworthy by Stephen Cosgrove( Book )

4 editions published between 1989 and 2000 in English and held by 370 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The badger proprietor of a country store fusses and fumes at the children who sit on his steps to read until young Rita Raccoon discovers his secret
Fiddler by Stephen Cosgrove( Book )

6 editions published between 1987 and 2002 in English and Russian and held by 362 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The bears in Barely There live shut up in their houses, each refusing to share his own special food with the others, until a strange new bear comes along with some new ideas
Hambone by Caroline Fairless( Book )

4 editions published between 1980 and 2001 in English and held by 267 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When his father slaughters his favorite pig, young Jeremy feels sad until his sister suggests making a memorial
One baby Jesus : a new Twelve days of Christmas by Patricia A Pingry( Book )

4 editions published between 2001 and 2005 in English and Spanish and held by 261 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This biblical story told in the style of the Twelve days of Christmas counts the visitors to the newborn baby Jesus. Text of John 2:1-16 at end
Easter bunnies by Stephen Cosgrove( Book )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 253 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Feeling bad about not helping Mom and Dad with the spring cleaning, the Boo Bunnies pool their pennies and talents to create a handmade Easter surprise for them
The Christmas story by Patricia A Pingry( Book )

5 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and held by 247 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the story of the trip to Bethlehem, the birth of Christ, and the angel's announcement to the shepherds
T.J. Flopp by Stephen Cosgrove( Book )

4 editions published between 1989 and 1992 in English and Russian and held by 247 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

T.J. Flopp, a fearsome hunter, catches Miss Felicia Fuzzybottom who helps him acknowledge the tender emotions beneath his tough exterior
Persimmony by Stephen Cosgrove( Book )

3 editions published between 1990 and 1991 in English and held by 220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The riddle frequently muttered by an odd and reclusive otter is finally deciphered by the townspeople, who are then able to offer her the friendship she needs
Hannah & Hickory by Stephen Cosgrove( Book )

3 editions published between 1990 and 1991 in English and held by 211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The school bully plans to discredit two new students who falsely claim to be rich, until he faces his own delusions of grandeur
Help yourself, little red hen! by Alvin Granowsky( Book )

4 editions published between 1996 and 2001 in English and held by 206 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Juxtaposes the traditional tale of the little red hen whose friends would not help her bake bread with the friends'side of the story
Pobble's way by Simon Van Booy( Book )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 196 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pobble and her father stroll through the snowy woods near their home one evening. In her excitement of imagining worlds transformed, Pobble does not notice when her pink mitten falls from her pocket and soon the woodland animals gather and begin to wonder what the soft, pink addition to the forest is
Read on, Rita by Stephen Cosgrove( Book )

3 editions published between 1992 and 1993 in English and held by 192 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rita, a young raccoon discovers that all the books in the land are being bought by a sly hedgehog who firmly believes a picture is worth a thousand words but Rita, in a competition, convinces him that from words come great dreams and pictures
Gossamer : from the land of Barely There by Stephen Cosgrove( Book )

2 editions published between 1988 and 1991 in English and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An encounter with a tattered and blind butterfly helps the lovely winter weasel Prettina understand the perils of vanity and the value of inner beauty
Shadow chaser : from the land of the barely there by Stephen Cosgrove( Book )

2 editions published between 1987 and 1991 in English and held by 134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

All the animals are alarmed because Gabriel Groundhog, quivering in fear of shadows, refuses to come out of his burrow on Groundhog Day to signal the end of winter
Jenny Craig's I believe in Genevieve by Jenny Craig( Book )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Genevieve has a deep affection for horses and wants nothing more than to ride in the big horse show at the end of the summer, but she and her horse, Candy Ride, need to get healthy and strong before they can compete
Saturn for my birthday by John McGranaghan( Book )

3 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jeffrey wants the planet Saturn for his birthday, along with all 47 of its moons. He plans to share his present with friends at school and his teacher, Mrs. Cassini. "For Creative Minds" section includes fun facts about Saturn and the Solar System
Alex Fitzgerald's cure for nightmares by Kathleen Krull( Book )

4 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in English and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When nine-year-old Alex moves to weird California to live with her father for a year, she is plagued by disturbing nightmares and fears her new friends will learn her babyish secret
The best part of the day by Sarah Ban Breathnach( Book )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rhyming text encourages young readers, as they prepare for sleep, to review their day to find at least one moment to celebrate
It's night-night time by Kim Mitzo Thompson( Recording )

5 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in Spanish and English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mothers get their babies ready for bed
 
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The baker's dozen : a Saint Nicholas tale
Alternative Names
Ėdelʹson, Uėndi

Ėdelʹson, Vendi

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FiddlerHamboneOne baby Jesus : a new Twelve days of ChristmasThe Christmas storyT.J. FloppHelp yourself, little red hen!Pobble's wayGossamer : from the land of Barely There