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Sawyer, Ruth 1880-1970

Overview
Works: 133 works in 498 publications in 3 languages and 19,744 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Christmas stories  Folklore  History  Fantasy fiction  Fairy tales  Carols  Historical fiction 
Roles: Bibliographic antecedent, Creator, Performer
Classifications: PZ7.S269, [FIC]
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Ruth Sawyer
Publications by Ruth Sawyer
Publications by Ruth Sawyer, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about Ruth Sawyer
 
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Most widely held works by Ruth Sawyer
The twenty-one balloons by William Pène du Bois( Book )
47 editions published between 1936 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,813 libraries worldwide
The discoveries and adventures of ten-year old Lucinda, who spends a wonderful year exploring the New York City of the 1890's
The way of the storyteller by Ruth Sawyer( Book )
69 editions published between 1942 and 1990 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,540 libraries worldwide
An expert's advice on the art of storytelling with 11 charming folk tales
Journey cake, ho! by Ruth Sawyer( Book )
24 editions published between 1953 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 1,980 libraries worldwide
Johnny is leaving the farm because of hard times when his Journey Cake leads him on a merry chase that results in a farm yard full of animals and the family all together again
Joy to the world; Christmas legends by Ruth Sawyer( Book )
6 editions published between 1961 and 1982 in English and held by 1,078 libraries worldwide
Collection of Christmas stories and carols from around the world
The remarkable Christmas of the cobbler's sons by Ruth Sawyer( Book )
8 editions published between 1969 and 1998 in 3 languages and held by 904 libraries worldwide
A poor cobbler and his three sons worry about having food for their Christmas feast, until a playful goblin king pays them a visit
The long Christmas by Ruth Sawyer( Book )
13 editions published between 1941 and 1969 in English and held by 854 libraries worldwide
Thirteen stories interspersed with carols and Christmas rhymes
The Christmas Anna angel by Ruth Sawyer( Book )
15 editions published between 1944 and 1974 in English and held by 810 libraries worldwide
Because of the war, Anna was told there would be no Christmas cakes, but she believed that Christmas Angel would make them possible
This way to Christmas by Ruth Sawyer( Book )
12 editions published between 1916 and 1967 in English and held by 797 libraries worldwide
A lonely boy in snowy hill country at Christmas meets a "locked-out fairy" who introduces him to equally lonely neighbors and each tells him a unique story of the Christmas season
Roller skates by Ruth Sawyer( Book )
23 editions published between 1936 and 1995 in English and held by 704 libraries worldwide
Liberated for a year from her parents' restrictions, ten-year-old Lucinda discovers true freedom in the care of her temporary guardians as she roller skates around the streets of turn-of-the-century New York
The enchanted schoolhouse by Ruth Sawyer( Book )
7 editions published between 1956 and 1967 in English and held by 652 libraries worldwide
An Irish lad catches a leprechaun to take with him on a trip to America, where he impresses his new friends with the splendors of his homeland and helps bring a new schoolhouse to the town
The wee Christmas cabin of Carn-na-ween by Ruth Sawyer( Book )
4 editions published between 1941 and 2005 in English and held by 563 libraries worldwide
Oona Hegerty, a poor woman, has always longed for her own cabin, and on Christmas Eve, after being trapped in the snow with no shelter, she finds a group of wee people who work to grant her wish
The year of the Christmas dragon by Ruth Sawyer( Book )
2 editions published in 1960 in English and held by 482 libraries worldwide
A Mexican lad finds a Chinese dragon on the hillside and, in return for feeding the dragon and telling him old tales, the dragon helps the boy's village celebrate the Christmas fiesta
Maggie Rose, her birthday Christmas by Ruth Sawyer( Book )
5 editions published between 1952 and 1962 in English and held by 467 libraries worldwide
An eight-year-old Maine girl determines in June to sell enough berries that summer so that she and her shiftless family can give a proper celebration for her birthday Christmas
Daddles : the story of a plain hound-dog by Ruth Sawyer( Book )
1 edition published in 1964 in English and held by 354 libraries worldwide
Daddles, a joyful hunting dog, is the seasonal pet of a brother and sister who spend their summers in Maine
The year of jubilo by Ruth Sawyer( Book )
16 editions published between 1940 and 1975 in English and held by 303 libraries worldwide
After her father dies and the family firm goes bankrupt, Lucinda and her family move to Maine
My Spain; a storyteller's year of collecting by Ruth Sawyer( Book )
4 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 289 libraries worldwide
The author's account of her trip to pre-Revolutionary Spain to gather folk and fairy tale material for American children
Picture tales from Spain by Ruth Sawyer( Book )
8 editions published between 1936 and 1964 in English and held by 268 libraries worldwide
The least one by Ruth Sawyer( Book )
4 editions published between 1941 and 1947 in English and held by 238 libraries worldwide
Of Paco and his love for Chiquitico, the least important of his father's three burros. Grades 5-7
Dietrich of Berne and the dwarf king Laurin; hero tales of the Austrian Tirol by Ruth Sawyer( Book )
4 editions published in 1963 in English and held by 227 libraries worldwide
The adventures of Dietrich of Berne whose daring and courage won him many battles and friendships but never the thing he desired most--the hand of the Snow Queen
This is the Christmas, a Serbian folk tale by Ruth Sawyer( Book )
3 editions published in 1945 in English and held by 178 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Durand, Lucinda.
Durand, Lucinda, 1880-1970
Durand, Lucinda 1880-1970 Wirklicher Name
Durand, Ruth Sawyer.
Durand, Ruth Sawyer 1880-1970
Sawyer Durand, Ruth.
Sōyā, Rūsu 1880-1970
ソーヤー, ルース
Languages
English (275)
Japanese (3)
Afrikaans (2)
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