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Poole, Josephine

Overview
Works: 60 works in 190 publications in 10 languages and 8,079 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Biography  Pictorial works  History  Folklore  Fiction  Biography‡vPictorial works  Picture books  Fairy tales  Diaries 
Roles: Author, Adapter, Creator
Classifications: DS135.N6, B
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Publications about Josephine Poole
Publications by Josephine Poole
Most widely held works by Josephine Poole
Anne Frank by Josephine Poole( Book )
28 editions published between 2004 and 2015 in 9 languages and held by 2,119 libraries worldwide
The life of Anne Frank, from birth until being taken from the hidden attic by the Nazis, is presented in this haunting, meticulously researched picture book. It is a compelling yet easy-to-understand "first" introduction to the Holocaust as witnessed by Anne and her family. The stunningly evocative illustrations by Angela Barrett are worth a thousand words in capturing for young Americans what it must have felt like to be Anne Frank, a spirited child caught in the maelstrom of World War II atrocities. A detailed timeline of important events in Europe and in the Frank family is included
Joan of Arc by Josephine Poole( Book )
18 editions published between 1998 and 2001 in 4 languages and held by 1,592 libraries worldwide
A biography of the fifteenth-century peasant girl who led a French army to victory against the English, witnessed the crowning of King Charles VII, and was later burned at the stake for witchcraft
The sleeping beauty by Trina Schart Hyman( Book )
19 editions published between 1991 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,194 libraries worldwide
A princess takes refuge from her wicked stepmother in the cottage of seven dwarfs
Moon eyes by Josephine Poole( Book )
9 editions published between 1965 and 2002 in English and held by 346 libraries worldwide
In a desperate struggle between good and evil, a young girl tries to save her brother and herself from distruction by the mysterious woman who calls herself Aunt Rhoda, and the dog Moon Eyes
Touch and go : a story of suspense by Josephine Poole( Book )
7 editions published between 1976 and 1978 in English and held by 344 libraries worldwide
Two youngsters vacationing on the English coast uncover a plot to bomb the Naval college nearby
Catch as catch can; a story of suspense by Josephine Poole( Book )
4 editions published between 1969 and 1972 in English and held by 326 libraries worldwide
Summer heat, the odors of the moor, the haunting desolation of a lighthouse, and the fear of being kidnapped are elements in this suspense story
The visitor; a story of suspense by Josephine Poole( Book )
2 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 269 libraries worldwide
A young boy seems to be the only one to notice the strange events that begin to happen after his new tutor arrives in the village
Jack and the beanstalk by Josephine Poole( Book )
6 editions published between 1997 and 2004 in English and held by 266 libraries worldwide
A boy climbs to the top of a giant beanstalk, where he uses his quick wits to outsmart a giant and make his fortune. Suggested level: junior, primary
The water babies by Josephine Poole( Book )
5 editions published between 1996 and 1999 in English and held by 245 libraries worldwide
The adventures of Tom, a sooty little chimney sweep with a great longing to be clean, who is stolen by fairies and turned into a water baby
Puss in boots by Josephine Poole( Book )
3 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 227 libraries worldwide
A cunning cat wins for his master a castle and the hand of a princess
Scared to death and other ghostly stories by Josephine Poole( Book )
4 editions published between 1994 and 2000 in Italian and English and held by 88 libraries worldwide
Yokeham: a novel by Josephine Poole( Book )
1 edition published in 1970 in English and held by 80 libraries worldwide
This is me speaking by Josephine Poole( Book )
5 editions published between 1990 and 1991 in English and held by 57 libraries worldwide
Angel by Josephine Poole( Book )
2 editions published between 1989 and 1991 in English and held by 55 libraries worldwide
The country diary companion by Josephine Poole( Book )
2 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 54 libraries worldwide
Scorched by Josephine Poole( Book )
2 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in Danish and English and held by 50 libraries worldwide
Three for luck by Josephine Poole( Book )
2 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 47 libraries worldwide
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The loving ghosts by Josephine Poole( Book )
3 editions published between 1988 and 1989 in English and held by 46 libraries worldwide
When fishes flew : a selection of legends and old wives' tales from the West Country by Josephine Poole( Book )
4 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 46 libraries worldwide
The lilywhite boys by Josephine Poole( Book )
5 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 45 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Helyar, Jane Penelope Josephine
Pūru, Jozefīn 1933-
פול, ג׳וזפין
פול, ג׳וזפין 1933-
プール, ジョゼフィーン
Languages
English (96)
French (11)
Spanish (8)
Italian (4)
Danish (3)
Dutch (3)
German (2)
Catalan (2)
Portuguese (1)
Slovenian (1)
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