Most widely held works about Jane Ray
Most widely held works by Jane Ray
Lugalbanda : the boy who got caught up in a war by Kathy Henderson ( Book )
8 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 2,751 libraries worldwide
An ancient Sumerian tale about the youngest and weakest of eight brothers who, caught up in an ill-advised war, uses his wits and courage and eventually becomes king.
The iron ring by Lloyd Alexander ( Book )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 1,560 libraries worldwide
Driven by his sense of "dharma," or honor, young King Tamar sets off on a perilous journey, with a significance greater than he can imagine, during which he meets talking animals, villainous and noble kings, demons, and the love of his life.
The story of the creation : words from Genesis ( Book )
8 editions published between 1990 and 1998 in 3 languages and held by 1,434 libraries worldwide
The language of the first book in the Bible is used to tell the story of Creation. Illustrations depict the creation of the world as recounted in Genesis.
The story of Christmas : words from the Gospels of Matthew and Luke by Jane Ray ( Book )
4 editions published in 1991 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,165 libraries worldwide
Illustrates the story of the birth of Jesus and its aftermath, adapted from the King James version of the Bible.
The apple-pip princess by Jane Ray ( Book )
3 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 1,151 libraries worldwide
In a land that has stood barren, parched by drought and ravaged by frosts since the Queen's death, the King sets his three daughters the task of making the kingdom bloom again, and discovers that sometimes the smallest things can make the biggest difference.
Mythical birds & beasts from many lands by Margaret Mayo ( Book )
8 editions published between 1996 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 1,046 libraries worldwide
Retells a variety of traditional tales featuring such mythical creatures as the mermaid, unicorn, and phoenix.
A balloon for grandad by Nigel Gray ( Book )
6 editions published between 1988 and 2002 in English and held by 912 libraries worldwide
Unhappy when he loses his silver and red balloon, Sam is comforted by imagining it on its way to visit his grandfather in Egypt.
The twelve dancing princesses by Jane Ray ( Book )
6 editions published between 1996 and 2002 in English and German and held by 895 libraries worldwide
A retelling of the traditional tale of how the king's twelve daughters wear out their shoes every night while supposedly sleeping in their locked bedroom.
Fairy tales by Berlie Doherty ( Book )
7 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 859 libraries worldwide
A retelling of twelve classic and best-loved fairy stories of all time.
Magical tales from many lands by Margaret Mayo ( Book )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 859 libraries worldwide
Presents an international collection of tales, including "The Lemon Princess," "Seven Clever Brothers," and "Baba Yaga Bony-legs."
Shakespeare's Romeo & Juliet by Michael Rosen ( Book )
3 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 821 libraries worldwide
A prose retelling, incorporating lines from the play, of the tragic consequences of a deadly feud between two rival families in Renaissance Verona.
Hansel and Gretel by Jane Ray ( Book )
5 editions published between 1997 and 1999 in English and held by 783 libraries worldwide
A retelling of the well-known tale in which two children are left in the woods but find their way home despite an encounter with a wicked witch.
Sun, moon, and stars by Mary Hoffman ( Book )
6 editions published between 1998 and 2000 in 3 languages and held by 767 libraries worldwide
Discusses the stories which people from the ancient world told to explain their understanding of what they could see in the sky.
Adam and Eve and the Garden of Eden by Jane Ray ( Book )
11 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in 5 languages and held by 761 libraries worldwide
The story of Adam and Eve blended with creation stories from around the world.
The bold boy by Malachy Doyle ( Book )
8 editions published between 2001 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 729 libraries worldwide
After his pea is eaten by a hen, the bold boy tries to exact justice by taking from their owners a series of increasingly larger animals.
The dollhouse fairy by Jane Ray ( Book )
2 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 726 libraries worldwide
Worried about her father's trip to the hospital, Rosy goes to play with the special dollhouse he built for her and finds Thistle, a very messy and mischievous fairy who needs a place to stay while her injured wing mends.
Earth, fire, water, air by Mary Hoffman ( Book )
2 editions published in 1995 in German and English and held by 689 libraries worldwide
The ancient philosophy of the world as made up of four elements--earth, fire, water, and air--becomes a contemporary entreaty for respect for the natural world and our place in it.
La historia de Navidad : según los Evangelios de Mateo y Lucas by Jane Ray ( Book )
20 editions published between 1991 and 2003 in 7 languages and held by 605 libraries worldwide
Folk paintings illustrate the story of the birth of Jesus, with text taken from the Gospels of Matthew and Luke.
The King of Capri by Jeanette Winterson ( Book )
7 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 575 libraries worldwide
The greedy and self-centered king of Capri has a reversal of fortune when the wind blows all of his precious things into the backyard of a kind and generous Naples washerwoman, Mrs. Jewel.
From a distance by Julie Gold ( Book )
4 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and held by 514 libraries worldwide
Illustrates the Grammy Award-winning song with images of a world that becomes increasingly devastated by war, then begins to recover as people show their hope for a better future.
Adam--(Biblical figure) Adventure and adventurers Air Animals Apples Balloons Bible stories, English--N.T. Luke Bible stories, English--N.T. Matthew Bible stories, English--O.T. Genesis Children's stories Children's stories, English Conduct of life Creation Dollhouses Earth Eden Eve--(Biblical figure) Fairies Fairy tales Fairy tales Fathers and daughters Fiction Fire Folklore Four elements (Philosophy) Germany Good and evil Grimm, Jacob,--1785-1863 Grimm, Wilhelm,--1786-1859 Honor Iraq Italy--Verona Jesus Christ Juliet (Fictitious character) Juvenile works Kings and rulers Mythology Nativity of Jesus Christ Noah's ark Pictorial works Princesses Romeo (Fictitious character) Seeds Sick Tales Texts Vendetta Voyages and travels Water Youth--Conduct of life
Rei, Jein 1960-
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