WorldCat Identities

Shepard, Aaron

Overview
Works: 76 works in 172 publications in 11 languages and 13,887 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Folklore  Legends  Biography  Comic books, strips, etc  Graphic novels  Pictorial works  Picture books 
Roles: Author, Editor
Classifications: PZ8.S3425, E
Publication Timeline
.
Most widely held works about Aaron Shepard
 
Most widely held works by Aaron Shepard
King O' the Cats by Aaron Shepard( Book )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 1,708 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A church sexton, known for his wild tales, has three weird encounters with magical cats and can't convince Father Allen that they really happened, until the priest's cat shows an intense interest
The sea king's daughter : a Russian legend by Aaron Shepard( Book )

14 editions published between 1997 and 2011 in English and held by 1,058 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A talented musician from Novgorod plays so well that the Sea King wants him to marry one of his daughters
Master man : a tall tale of Nigeria by Aaron Shepard( Book )

2 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 1,044 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A boastful strong man learns a lesson harder than his muscles when he encounters one of Nigeria's superheroes in this Hausa tale which explains the origin of thunder
The baker's dozen : a Saint Nicholas tale by Aaron Shepard( Book )

11 editions published between 1994 and 2010 in English and held by 910 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
Savitri : a tale of ancient India by Aaron Shepard( Book )

14 editions published between 1992 and 1997 in 8 languages and held by 726 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this tale from the "Mahabharata," India's national epic, Princess Savitri outwits the god of death to save her husband
One-eye! two-eyes! three-eyes! : a very Grimm fairy tale by Aaron Shepard( Book )

4 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 690 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A retelling of a classic fairy tale about a little girl who has two eyes and is horribly teased by her sisters who have one and three eyes respectively
The princess mouse : a tale of Finland by Aaron Shepard( Book )

4 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 684 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A retelling of a Finnish folk tale about a young man who plans to marry his mouse sweetheart
Robin Hood by Aaron Shepard( Book )

10 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 644 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

All about Robin Hood and his Merrie Men in Sherwood Forest, robbing from the rich, giving to the poor, and so on, in graphic novel format
The crystal heart : a Vietnamese legend by Aaron Shepard( Book )

2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 585 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The sheltered and privileged daughter of a mandarin comes to understand the consequences of her naive, yet cruel, words to a fisherman
The gifts of Wali Dad : a tale of India and Pakistan by Aaron Shepard( Book )

5 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 528 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An Indian/Pakistani folktale in which an impoverished grass-cutter finds that gifts can be a mixed blessing
The legend of Lightning Larry by Aaron Shepard( Book )

2 editions published between 1993 and 2005 in English and held by 490 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shooting bolts of light instead of bullets, Lightning Larry changes the town of Brimstone into a friendly, happy place
Forty fortunes : a tale of Iran by Aaron Shepard( Book )

2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 486 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A well-intentioned fortune-telling peasant unwittingly tricks a band of local thieves into returning the king's stolen treasure
Stories on stage : scripts for reader's theater( Book )

2 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 426 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of twenty-two plays adapted from folk tales, short stories, myths, and novels and intended for use in reader's theater programs with middle grade and junior high school students
The enchanted storks : a tale of Bagdad by Aaron Shepard( Book )

2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 392 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Calif of Baghdad is turned into a stork by an evil sorcerer, the only one who knows the magic word that will restore the Calif to his human form
Master Maid : a tale of Norway by Aaron Shepard( Book )

2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 373 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A stubborn young prince goes to work for an evil troll where he falls in love with a captive maiden
The legend of Slappy Hooper : an American tall tale by Aaron Shepard( Book )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 321 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Slappy Hooper, the world's biggest, fastest, bestest sign painter, gets in all kinds of trouble with his amazingly realistic signs
Stories on stage : children's plays for Reader's Theater (or Readers Theater), with 15 plays scripts from 15 authors( Book )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 320 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of twenty-two plays adapted from folk tales, short stories, myths, and novels and intended for use in reader's theater programs with middle grade and junior high school students
The magic brocade : a tale of China by Aaron Shepard( Book )

5 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and Spanish and held by 312 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a widowed weaver creates a beautiful brocade depicting the Sun Palace, the fairies of the Sun Palace send a wind to bring the brocade to the Palace that they might copy it. The weaver's son goes on a hazardous journey in search of the brocade. He must bring it back as his mother cannot live without the brocade
The business of writing for children : an award-winning author's tips on how to write, sell, and promote your children's books by Aaron Shepard( Book )

6 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in English and held by 295 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Writing books for children is both art and business. If you dream of becoming a children's author--or even if you're well on your way--this handbook can help you in writing sellable stories, getting them published, and promoting your books
The maiden of Northland : a hero tale of Finland by Aaron Shepard( Book )

5 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in English and held by 233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An incident from the Finnish national epic, The Kalevala, in which two friends become rivals for the hand of the maiden of Northland
 
moreShow More Titles
fewerShow Fewer Titles
Audience Level
0
Audience Level
1
  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.16 (from 0.00 for King O' th ... to 0.33 for Something ...)

Languages
Covers
The sea king's daughter : a Russian legendMaster man : a tall tale of NigeriaThe baker's dozen : a Saint Nicholas taleSavitri : a tale of ancient IndiaOne-eye! two-eyes! three-eyes! : a very Grimm fairy taleThe princess mouse : a tale of FinlandRobin HoodThe crystal heart : a Vietnamese legend