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Cann, Helen 1969-

Overview
Works: 111 works in 238 publications in 4 languages and 13,061 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  History  Folklore  Legends  Biography  Prayers  Pictorial works  Christmas stories  Adventure stories 
Roles: Illustrator, Creator
Classifications: PZ7.Y89653, [FIC]
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Most widely held works by Helen Cann
Little Leap Forward : a boy in Beijing by Guo Yue ( Book )
4 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 2,298 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In Communist China in 1966, eight-year-old Leap Forward learns about freedom while flying kites with his best friend, by trying to get a caged wild bird to sing, and through the music he is learning to play on a bamboo flute. Includes author's notes on his childhood in Beijing, life under Mao Zedong, and the Cultural Revolution
A calendar of festivals by Cherry Gilchrist ( Book )
9 editions published between 1998 and 2007 in English and Spanish and held by 893 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of tales and stories recalling the origins of many festivals that are celebrated throughout the world
The barefoot book of father and son tales by Josephine Evetts-Secker ( Book )
10 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 879 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of folktales from various cultures illuminate the father-son relationship
Brigid's cloak : an ancient Irish story by Bryce Milligan ( Book )
2 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in English and held by 705 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Relates a legend about the Irish slave girl who became Saint Brigid, beginning with a celestial song, a mysterious gift, and a prophecy on the night of her birth
The Barefoot book of heroic children by Rebecca Hazell ( Book )
4 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and held by 579 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Contains twelve accounts of boys and girls who struggled against the odds to achieve greatness
Baboushka A Christmas folktale from Russia by Arthur Scholey ( Book )
7 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 571 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An old woman who was too busy to travel with the Wise Men to find the Child now searches endlessly for Him each Christmas season
The lady of ten thousand names : goddess stories from many cultures by Burleigh Mutén ( Book )
6 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 532 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Introduces the cast of brave and powerful goddesses who can perform feats of magic, scale impossible distances with ease, and transform themselves as they choose in the blink of an eye
We're riding on a caravan : an adventure on the Silk Road by Laurie Krebs ( Book )
4 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 532 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rhyming text introduces the sights and sounds of the Silk Road, such as the Yellow River, the oasis at Dunhuang, the rugged desert near Hami, and the excitement of the market at Kashgar. Includes a history of this trade route and the places where people stopped along the way
The shipwreck by Jørn Riel ( Book )
3 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 528 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Shipwrecked off the coast of Greenland, Leiv Steinursson, a young Viking boy, is helped by two Inuit children, twelve-year-old Apuluk and his eleven-year-old sister Narua, and is accepted into their community, gladly leaving his violent lifestyle behind
A forest of stories : magical tree tales from around the world by Rina Singh ( Book )
4 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 447 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Collection of folktales about magical trees including a dancing tree, a talking tree, and a tree that cures blindness
The Bible for children from Good Books by Murray Watts ( Book )
4 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 436 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of approximately two hundred and fifty illustrated stories from the Old and New Testaments, retold for children
On that Easter morning by Mary Joslin ( Book )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 425 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Retells the Easter story of the crucifixion and resurrection of Jesus Christ
Fireside stories : tales for a winter's eve by Caitlin Matthews ( Book )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 413 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of eight traditional tales associated with a variety of winter celebrations from Scottish, Russian, Slavey, Austrian, Czech, and Jewish lore
On that Christmas night by Mary Joslin ( Book )
5 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 361 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An illustrated retelling of the birth of Jesus in Bethlehem
Mother and daughter tales by Josephine Evetts-Secker ( Book )
10 editions published between 1996 and 2002 in 3 languages and held by 348 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of folktales from various cultures illuminate the mother-daughter relationship
The loving arms of God by Anne Elizabeth Stickney ( Book )
2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 336 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A retelling of Bible stories illustrating God's relationship with his people through the history of Israel, the ministry of Jesus, and the early church
Prayers for children ( Book )
2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 288 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A timeless treasure to gently remind children that God is interested in all aspects and occasions of their lives, and that prayer is not something people do only in church. 'Prayers for Children' includes more than 200 prayers arranged into five main sections
Mary's story by Sarah Jane Boss ( Book )
3 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 252 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Traces the life of the Virgin Mary from her childhood to her assumption
The Barefoot book of father & daughter tales by Josephine Evetts-Secker ( Book )
6 editions published between 1997 and 2012 in English and held by 223 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This anthology features ten thought-provoking stories, all of them showing the importance of the father-daughter bond, not only in traditional societies but also in the modern world
Christian festival tales by Saviour Pirotta ( Book )
2 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 191 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Retold are the stories about three kings bearing presents, a mischievious donkey, and tongues of fire bringing special powers
 
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Alternative Names
Kena, Helēna, 1969-
Languages
English (87)
Spanish (2)
Hebrew (2)
Slovenian (1)
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