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Tompert, Ann

Overview
Works: 62 works in 156 publications in 6 languages and 15,890 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Biography  Pictorial works  History 
Roles: Author, Creator
Classifications: PZ7.T598,
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Publications about Ann Tompert
Publications by Ann Tompert
Most widely held works by Ann Tompert
Grandfather Tang's story by Ann Tompert( Book )
20 editions published between 1990 and 2015 in English and held by 2,075 libraries worldwide
Grandfather tells a story about shape-changing fox fairies who try to best each other until a hunter brings danger to both of them
Little Fox goes to the end of the world : a story by Ann Tompert( Book )
25 editions published between 1976 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 1,701 libraries worldwide
Little Fox tells her mother all the things she'll see and do as she travels to the end of the world
Just a little bit by Ann Tompert( Book )
21 editions published between 1988 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 1,105 libraries worldwide
Animals try to help their friend elephant in the park
Saint Patrick by Ann Tompert( Book )
4 editions published between 1998 and 2005 in English and held by 1,043 libraries worldwide
A picture book biography of the patron saint of Ireland
Nothing sticks like a shadow by Ann Tompert( Book )
9 editions published between 1984 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 934 libraries worldwide
To win a bet, Rabbit tries to get rid of his shadow, with the aid of many animal friends
Will you come back for me? by Ann Tompert( Book )
2 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 787 libraries worldwide
Four-year-old Suki is worried about being left in day care for the first time until her mother reassures her that she loves her and will always return for her
Saint Nicholas by Ann Tompert( Book )
2 editions published between 2000 and 2005 in English and held by 662 libraries worldwide
A picture book biography of the patron saint of children
Saint Valentine by Ann Tompert( Book )
3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 657 libraries worldwide
Retells some of the legends associated with Saint Valentine, a third-century Christian priest who was executed during the reign of the Roman Emperor Claudius II
Bamboo hats and a rice cake : a tale adapted from Japanese folklore by Ann Tompert( Book )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 534 libraries worldwide
Wishing to have good fortune in the new year, an old man tries to trade his wife's kimono for rice cakes. Characters from the Japanese alphabet are incorporated into the text
The silver whistle by Ann Tompert( Book )
2 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 522 libraries worldwide
Having generously aided the needy with money he'd earned to buy a silver whistle for a gift to the Christ Child on Christmas Eve, a Mexican boy approaches the manger in the cathedral in embarrassment, only to find that he has pleased the Baby Jesus after all
A carol for Christmas by Ann Tompert( Book )
4 editions published between 1994 and 2004 in English and held by 507 libraries worldwide
Relates the important part a hungry mouse played in the creation of the Christmas carol "Silent Night."
Harry's hats by Ann Tompert( Book )
2 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 469 libraries worldwide
A young boy has fun doing different activities depending on the hat he is wearing each day of the week
Joan of Arc : heroine of France by Ann Tompert( Book )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 443 libraries worldwide
A picture book biography of French national hero Joan of Arc
The greatest showman on earth : a biography of P.T. Barnum by Ann Tompert( Book )
2 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 361 libraries worldwide
A biography of the showman who, among other achievements, created a three-ring circus known as "the greatest show on earth" and was active in Connecticut politics
The hungry black bag by Ann Tompert( Book )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 334 libraries worldwide
Meeting several animals on their way to market, greedy Ole Goat takes their wares for his hungry black bag, but he suffers an unfortunate fate when he tries to take Bear's hat
Little Otter remembers, and other stories by Ann Tompert( Book )
1 edition published in 1977 in English and held by 333 libraries worldwide
Little Otter selects a gift for Mother Otter, searches for his pine cone, and attends a coasting party with his relatives
Sue Patch and the crazy clocks by Ann Tompert( Book )
3 editions published between 1989 and 1992 in English and held by 327 libraries worldwide
The King of Tango appeals to Sue Patch, who can fix anything, because all the clocks in his palace are set at different times and he cannot function in the resulting chaos
Charlotte & Charles by Ann Tompert( Book )
1 edition published in 1979 in English and held by 326 libraries worldwide
Even though Charles insists that people always cause trouble for giants, Charlotte wants people to visit their island
The Pied Piper of Peru by Ann Tompert( Book )
2 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in English and held by 323 libraries worldwide
The legend of Martin de Porres, and how he rids a monastery of mice
The Tzar's bird by Ann Tompert( Book )
1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 316 libraries worldwide
A tzar's fear of going to the edge of the world grows when Baba Yaga threatens him, but in time he learns that fear of the unknown is a senseless fear
 
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Alternative Names
Tompert, Anna May
トムパート, A
Languages
English (81)
French (11)
Japanese (7)
Chinese (3)
German (2)
Spanish (2)
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