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Williams, Jenny 1939-

Overview
Works: 184 works in 377 publications in 9 languages and 13,898 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  High interest-low vocabulary books  Children's films  Drama  Animated films  History  Sources  Christmas stories  Pictorial works 
Roles: Illustrator, Author, Creator
Classifications: PZ7.A3586, E
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Publications about Jenny Williams
Publications by Jenny Williams
Most widely held works by Jenny Williams
A lion in the meadow by Margaret Mahy( Book )
34 editions published between 1969 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 885 libraries worldwide
Mother didn't believe the little boy's tales about a dragon and lion in the meadow, but to the boy the creatures were very real
Mousekin's special day by Jane Belk Moncure( Book )
5 editions published between 1988 and 2001 in English and French and held by 863 libraries worldwide
Mousekin thinks about special days such as Easter, Halloween, and Thanksgiving as she tries to remember which special day she is preparing to celebrate
The boy with two shadows by Margaret Mahy( Book )
15 editions published between 1971 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 739 libraries worldwide
When a witch decides to go on holiday she looks for someone to look after her shadow. But having two shadows to look after, especially when one belongs to a witch, is a big job, as a little boy is about to find out. Suggested level: junior
The witch in the cherry tree by Margaret Mahy( Book )
11 editions published between 1974 and 2010 in English and held by 599 libraries worldwide
David and his mother outsmart the witch that comes to sample their freshly baked cakes
Egyptian gods and goddesses by Henry Barker( Book )
3 editions published between 1999 and 2012 in English and held by 549 libraries worldwide
Recounts the religious beliefs of ancient Egypt, discussing various gods and goddesses and their attributes
If you lived in Williamsburg in colonial days by Barbara Brenner( Book )
2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 511 libraries worldwide
More than two hundred years ago, two thousand people lived in the town of Williamsburg, Virginia. This book tells you what it was like to grow up in colonial days, before there was a United States of America
A very brave witch and more great Halloween stories for kids! ( visu )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 495 libraries worldwide
A little witch wants to know what humans are actually like, so she sets out on an adventure to find out. Other stories included are: By the Light of the Halloween Moon; A Dark, Dark Tale; Georgie; The Witch in the Cherry Tree; The Three-Legged Cat; The Three Robbers; and Little Tim and the Brave Sea Captain
Staying at Sam's by Jenny Hessell( Book )
6 editions published between 1989 and 1992 in English and held by 482 libraries worldwide
When he spends the night at his friend Sam's, a young boy discovers that his family's way of doing things is not necessarily the way all families do things
Elliot drives away by Matt Curtis( Book )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 457 libraries worldwide
Fed up with eating his vegetables, cleaning his room, and being bullied by his big brother, Elliot jumps into his toy car and drives away, encountering a host of dangerous adventures
The joys of Christmas : Christmas customs and legends around the world by Kathryn Jackson( Book )
2 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 436 libraries worldwide
Briefly describes Christmas customs and celebrations in various parts of the world
This little baby by Tony Bradman( Book )
7 editions published between 1990 and 2003 in English and Finnish and held by 435 libraries worldwide
A new version of the "This Little Piggy" verse in which a baby enjoys the activities of a busy day
Leaf magic by Margaret Mahy( Book )
6 editions published between 1976 and 1977 in English and held by 390 libraries worldwide
Michael desperately wants a dog but all he attracts is a big orange leaf that follows him everywhere
Ichabod's adventure in Alphabet Town by Janet McDonnell( Book )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 312 libraries worldwide
Uses many words beginning with the letter a to tell about the adventures of Ape
Hugging by Annetta E Dellinger( Book )
5 editions published between 1985 and 1995 in 3 languages and held by 304 libraries worldwide
Describes hugging as a way to say "I love you," "I forgive you," "I need you," and other expressions of emotion
Squirrel's adventure in Alphabet Town by Laura Alden( Book )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 298 libraries worldwide
Penguin meets several "p" words on her adventures in Alphabet Town. Includes alphabet activities
What's so special about this fall? : I'm going to school by Jane Belk Moncure( Book )
1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 297 libraries worldwide
A child describes first-day-at-school experiences, including meeting Squeaky the guinea pig, playing with blocks, snack and rest time, and visiting the playground
A bad week for the three bears by Tony Bradman( Book )
2 editions published between 1992 and 1993 in English and held by 274 libraries worldwide
The three bears have a disastrous week before the arrival of a well-known visitor
What's so special about today? : it's my birthday by Jane Belk Moncure( Book )
2 editions published between 1987 and 1988 in English and held by 256 libraries worldwide
Ben's fifth birthday is the most special day of his life, as his presents include the puppy he wants very much
Understanding A tale of two cities : a student casebook to issues, sources, and historical documents by George Newlin( Book )
3 editions published between 1989 and 1997 in 3 languages and held by 250 libraries worldwide
This book discusses having understanding in its many forms
 
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Alternative Names
Hewson Williams, Jennifer 1939-
Jenny Williams Irish scholar
Williams, Jennifer
Williams, Jennifer H. 1939-
Williams, Jennifer H. (Jennifer Hewson), 1939-
Williams, Jennifer Hewson 1939-
Дженни Уильямс
ウィリアムズ, ジェニー
Languages
English (91)
German (5)
Spanish (3)
Danish (2)
Portuguese (2)
French (1)
Dutch (1)
Finnish (1)
Afrikaans (1)
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