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Tarnowska, Wafa'

Overview
Works: 52 works in 106 publications in 2 languages and 2,420 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Stories in rhyme  Picture books  Fairy tales  Folklore  Big books  Fables  Illustrated works  Pictorial works 
Roles: Author, Translator, Adapter
Classifications: PZ7.W1137, E
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Wafa' Tarnowska
Publications by Wafa' Tarnowska
Most widely held works by Wafa' Tarnowska
The Arabian nights by Wafa' Tarnowska( Book )
9 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and Arabic and held by 727 libraries worldwide
Shahrazade saves herself from execution by distracting King Shahriyar with stories
The seven wise princesses : a medieval Persian epic by Wafa' Tarnowska( Book )
6 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in English and held by 412 libraries worldwide
A lonely king, inspired by seven mysterious portraits, invites seven lovely princesses to live with him; their stories entertain and educate him in the ways of a wise ruler
Augustus and his smile by Catherine Rayner( Book )
2 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and held by 149 libraries worldwide
After searching mountains, forests, oceans, and deserts to find his smile, Augustus the tiger finds it when he looks in a puddle, and realizes that "happiness is everywhere around him."
Zu mu de xing qi liu tang = Grandma's Saturday soup by Sally Fraser( Book )
2 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in Arabic and English and held by 97 libraries worldwide
Every day something reminds Mimi of the special soup her grandma makes every Saturday
Lion fables by Jan Ormerod( Book )
2 editions published in 2007 in Arabic and English and held by 92 libraries worldwide
"In Aesop's 'The Lion and the Mouse' Lion spares the life of the little mouse never thinking that one day the mouse might save his life. In the Malaysian fable 'The Hare's Revenge' Hare is fed up with the bullying Lion and finds a way to outwit him. Jan Omerod's warm retelling and evocative illustration make Lion Fables a wonderful addition to any classroom"--Publisher's description
Yeh-Hsien : [a Chinese Cinderella] by Dawn Casey( Book )
4 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and Arabic and held by 80 libraries worldwide
Befriended by a magical fish, Yeh-hsien is granted her dearest wish - to go to the village festival ... where she loses a slipper
Farmer duck by Martin Waddell( Book )
3 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in Arabic and held by 78 libraries worldwide
There once was a duck who had the bad luck to live with a lazy old farmer. While the duck worked, the farmer lay in bed-- until one day the other animals decided to take action
Hanseli dhe Gretela = Hansel and Gretel by Manju Gregory( Book )
4 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in Arabic and held by 75 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
Maichlūqāt al-fadā iyah taht al-sarāwīl al-dākluliyah = Aliens love underpants by Claire Freedman( Book )
3 editions published in 2011 in Arabic and held by 70 libraries worldwide
Aliens fly to planet Earth to try on all different colours and sizes of underwear
Den' sporta v dzhungli︠a︡kh = Sports day in the jungle by Jill Newton( Book )
2 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in Arabic and held by 70 libraries worldwide
Monkey teases Sloth because he is too slow to join in the jungle games
Keeping up with Cheetah by Lindsay Camp( Book )
6 editions published between 2008 and 2017 in Arabic and held by 65 libraries worldwide
Cheetah likes to tell jokes and Hippopotamus laughs at every one, but he can't run as fast as Cheetah. Cheetah finds other friends who can run almost as fast as he can, but they don't like his jokes
Listen, listen by Phillis Gershator( Book )
6 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in Arabic and English and held by 61 libraries worldwide
Illustrations and rhyming text explore the sights and sounds of nature in each season of the year
Nita va al hospital = Nita goes to hospital by Henriette Barkow( Book )
2 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in Arabic and held by 57 libraries worldwide
Nita breaks her leg and must go to the hospital to have it set
I took the moon for a walk by Carolyn Curtis( Book )
4 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in Arabic and English and held by 53 libraries worldwide
A boy takes the moon for a walk through his neighborhood
Isis and Osiris by Dawn Casey( Book )
2 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in Arabic and held by 49 libraries worldwide
An Egyptian legend in which twin sisters who lived 2000 years ago were changed forever when they participated in a temple ritual reenacting the lives of Isis and Osiris
Ziyārah ṭabīb alʼasnān = Sahir goes to the dentist by Chris Petty( Book )
1 edition published in 2006 in Arabic and held by 35 libraries worldwide
When Sahir loses a tooth, Dad decides to take him and Yasmin to the dentist. Yasmin needs a small filling and Sahir has a model made of his teeth. Then it's time to see the hygienist who shows them how to keep their teeth healthy
Ladhdhat, hādhā Ladhīdh! li-nakal = Yum! Let's eat by Thando Maclaren( Book )
2 editions published in 2009 in Arabic and held by 24 libraries worldwide
Meet children from around the world and explore their foods and eating traditions
Ghūl! hayyā nalʻab! = Goal! let's play! by Joe Marriott( Book )
2 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in Arabic and held by 23 libraries worldwide
Discover some of the world's best loved games and sports
Bi-bi! Poekhali! = Brrmm! Let's go! by Julie Kingdon( Book )
2 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in Arabic and held by 19 libraries worldwide
"Children from all around the world introduce the different forms of transport that they use. Trucks, trains, tuk-tuks, gondolas... Follow along as the pacy, onomatopoeic text races from Alabama to Zurich!"--Back cover
Yeh-Hsien : a Chinese Cinderella by Dawn Casey( Book )
1 edition published in 2007 in Arabic and held by 18 libraries worldwide
Portugese translation by Maria Teresa Dangerfield
 
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Alternative Names
타르노스카, 와파
Languages
Arabic (42)
English (23)
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