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French, Fiona

Overview
Works: 79 works in 246 publications in 5 languages and 10,771 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Folklore  Pictorial works  Fairy tales  Parodies, imitations, etc  History  Big books  Miscellanea  Legends 
Roles: Author, Illustrator
Classifications: PZ7.F8887, [E]
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Publications about Fiona French
Publications by Fiona French
Most widely held works by Fiona French
Anancy and Mr. Dry-Bone by Fiona French( Book )
14 editions published between 1991 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 1,040 libraries worldwide
Anancy and Mr. Dry-Bone attempt to win the hand of the beautiful Miss Louise by making her laugh
Snow White in New York by Fiona French( Book )
26 editions published between 1986 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 824 libraries worldwide
A fractured fairy tale of Snow White
Bethlehem : with words from the Authorized Version of the King James Bible by Fiona French( Book )
5 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 695 libraries worldwide
Text from the King James Bible and stained-glass illustrations depict the story of the birth of Jesus
Easter : with words from the King James Bible by Fiona French( Book )
4 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 666 libraries worldwide
Text from the King James Bible and stained-glass illustrations depict the story of the last week of Jesus' life, his crucifixion, and his rising from the dead
Pepi and the secret names by Jill Paton Walsh( Book )
11 editions published between 1994 and 2009 in English and held by 639 libraries worldwide
As he paints the lion, hawk, crocodile, and cobra that his son has managed to coax to serve as models for the decorations on the tomb of Prince Dhutmose, Pepi's father captures an even more important animal
Little Inchkin by Fiona French( Book )
11 editions published between 1994 and 2004 in English and Dutch and held by 560 libraries worldwide
In feudal Japan, little Inchkin, though only a few inches tall, becomes an honored Samurai swordsman
King of another country by Fiona French( Book )
5 editions published between 1992 and 1997 in English and held by 523 libraries worldwide
A young African drummer learns the difference between extremes and moderation when the King of the Forest teaches him to say "yes" instead of "no."
Lord of the animals : a Miwok Indian creation myth by Fiona French( Book )
3 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 520 libraries worldwide
The story of man's creation from the Miwok Indian tradition of coastal California
The dragon takes a wife by Walter Dean Myers( Book )
5 editions published between 1972 and 2000 in English and held by 471 libraries worldwide
Unable to fight a knight and thus win a wife, Harry the dragon seeks help from an unconventional fairy
The Star Child : a fairy tale by Oscar Wilde( Book )
6 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 456 libraries worldwide
A Star-Child whose beauty has caused him to grow proud, cruel, and selfish denies that an ugly beggar woman is his mother. Learning he is wrong, he vows to search for her throughout the world
Going to Squintum's : a foxy folk tale by Jennifer Westwood( Book )
3 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 368 libraries worldwide
A sly fox travels the countryside and collects a series of animals in his sack before he meets his match
Rise and shine! by Fiona French( Book )
1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 365 libraries worldwide
A folk adaptation of the American black spiritual in which the Lord instructs Noah to "build him an arky, arky" out of "hickory barky, barky."
The blue bird by Fiona French( Book )
6 editions published between 1972 and 1974 in English and held by 301 libraries worldwide
When her blue bird stops singing, Jade Lotus and her friend, Chiang Ti, seek the advice of the Enchantress
Future story by Fiona French( Book )
3 editions published between 1983 and 1984 in English and held by 297 libraries worldwide
In the year 2301 an expedition is sent into space to investigate a mysterious alien signal that has been received on Earth
Paradise : with words from the King James Bible by Fiona French( Book )
3 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 265 libraries worldwide
Extracts from the Authorized Version of the King James Bible
Jamil's clever cat : afolk tale from Bengal by Fiona French( Book )
4 editions published between 1998 and 2006 in English and held by 225 libraries worldwide
In an Indian version of "Puss in Boots," Jamil the weaver's cat, Sardul, makes his master appear to be the richest man in the world so that he can fulfill his dream of marrying a princess
Lord of the animals : a Native American creation myth by Fiona French( Book )
10 editions published between 1970 and 2008 in English and Danish and held by 220 libraries worldwide
Coyote has just created the world and all the creatures in it. Now he turns his attention to fashioning the Lord of the Animals, who is to rule over his creation. This is a retelling of a traditional Californian Miwok legend
The magic vase by Fiona French( Book )
5 editions published between 1990 and 1991 in English and held by 180 libraries worldwide
A rich and greedy art-dealer is given a magic vase, decorated with animals, which teaches the value of all things
Hunt the thimble by Fiona French( Book )
4 editions published in 1978 in 3 languages and held by 172 libraries worldwide
A quiet game of Hunt the Thimble results in a chase through the streets of 17th-century Amsterdam
Dragons and other fabulous beasts by Richard Blythe( Book )
2 editions published between 1977 and 1980 in English and held by 168 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
フレンチ, フィオナ
Languages
English (121)
Dutch (4)
German (1)
Danish (1)
Japanese (1)
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