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Shepard, Aaron

Overview
Works: 43 works in 103 publications in 4 languages and 12,179 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Folklore  Legends  Graphic novels  Comic books, strips, etc  Pictorial works 
Roles: Editor, Creator
Classifications: PZ8.S3425, E
Publication Timeline
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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 1,722 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
Master man : a tall tale of Nigeria by Aaron Shepard ( Book )
2 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 1,081 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 sea king's daughter : a Russian legend by Aaron Shepard ( Book )
13 editions published between 1997 and 2011 in English and held by 1,077 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A talented musician from Novgorod plays so well that the Sea King wants him to marry one of his daughters
The baker's dozen : a Saint Nicholas tale by Aaron Shepard ( Book )
10 editions published between 1994 and 2010 in English and held by 924 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
Robin Hood by Aaron Shepard ( Book )
11 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 784 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
One-eye! two-eyes! three-eyes! : a very Grimm fairy tale by Aaron Shepard ( Book )
2 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 695 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 686 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A retelling of a Finnish folk tale about a young man who plans to marry his mouse sweetheart
The crystal heart : a Vietnamese legend by Aaron Shepard ( Book )
2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 613 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 )
3 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 547 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 )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 507 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 )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 493 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 449 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 398 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 391 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 335 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 318 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 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 )
5 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in English and held by 285 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 244 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
Folktales on stage : children's plays for reader's theater (or readers theatre), with 16 play scripts from world folk and fairy tales by Aaron Shepard ( Book )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of reader's theater scripts for young readers, adapted by award-winning children's author Aaron Shepard from his own folktale retellings. A wide variety of countries and cultures is represented, including Native America, Africa, the Middle East, Russia, Southeast Asia, and China. The scripts may be freely copied, shared, and performed for educational, noncommercial purposes. While aiming mostly at ages 8 to 15, the collection features a full range of reading levels
Readers on stage : resources for reader's theater (or readers theatre), with tips, play scripts, and worksheets by Aaron Shepard ( Book )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Languages
English (70)
Spanish (2)
Indonesian (1)
Danish (1)
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