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Delessert, Etienne

Overview
Works: 285 works in 819 publications in 11 languages and 9,982 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Christmas stories  Science fiction  Domestic fiction  Psychological fiction  Fictional autobiographies  Picture books  Quotations  Study guides 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Translator, Book designer, Publishing director, Editor, Director, Artist, Creator, Other, Contributor
Classifications: PS3561.E769, 813.54
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Flowers for Algernon by Daniel Keyes( Book )
8 editions published between 1988 and 2008 in Spanish and English and held by 615 libraries worldwide
Mentally retarded Charlie Gordon participates in an experiment which turns him into a genius but only temporarily
I still hate to read! by Rita Marshall( Book )
6 editions published in 2007 in French and English and held by 464 libraries worldwide
Now in fourth grade, Victor, the daydreamer with a reputation as a bad student who hates to read, secretly reads all the time
Big and Bad by Etienne Delessert( Book )
3 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 461 libraries worldwide
In this variation on the classic tale of the three little pigs, two clever cats decide to rid their locale of a vicious wolf whose hunger threatens the entire planet, and enlist the help of assorted animals to build houses for the bait--three exquisitely pink pigs
The seven dwarfs by Marvano( Book )
11 editions published between 2000 and 2004 in English and French and held by 448 libraries worldwide
Stephane, one of seven dwarf brothers living in the forest, relates how all their lives were changed when they tried to rescue Snow White from the murderous rage of her wicked stepmother
Full color by Étienne Delessert( Book )
5 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in English and held by 447 libraries worldwide
Colorful creatures depict the seven colors of the rainbow and how three colors can make countless others
How the mouse was hit on the head by a stone and so discovered the world by Étienne Delessert( Book )
36 editions published between 1971 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 388 libraries worldwide
When he digs a hole to the outside world, a five-year-old mouse discovers the sun, moon, stars, flowers, and many things he had never seen before
Hungry for numbers by Etienne Delessert( Book )
11 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and Italian and held by 336 libraries worldwide
"From bananas and blueberries to sixes and sevens, numbers are paired with beautiful fruit to create an exercise in counting and naming."--Source other than the Library of Congress
Beauty and the beast by Aulnoy( Book )
17 editions published between 1984 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 319 libraries worldwide
Through her great capacity to love, a kind and beautiful maid releases a handsome prince from the spell which has made him an ugly beast
The magician : and three other stories by Anne van der Essen( Book )
19 editions published between 1978 and 1981 in English and held by 277 libraries worldwide
Humpty Dumpty by Étienne Delessert( Book )
6 editions published in 2006 in English and French and held by 245 libraries worldwide
Expands on the familiar nursery rhyme, "Humpty Dumpty," to reveal that King Humpty built his wall to keep the common folk out of his lavish kingdom
Spartacus the spider by Étienne Delessert( Book )
5 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in Italian and English and held by 234 libraries worldwide
Spartacus is a little spider who struggles to spin strong strands, but with determination and some encouragement he succeeds in making the strongest string ever, then worries about its repercussions
A Christmas memory by Truman Capote( Book )
1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 230 libraries worldwide
A reminiscence of a Christmas shared by a seven-year-old boy and a sixtyish childlike woman, with enormous love and friendship between them
Stories 1, 2, 3, 4 by Eugène Ionesco( Book )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 214 libraries worldwide
A father improvises a story for his daughter about names, which she appears to take seriously, teaches her some idiosyncratic meanings for words, takes her on a fantastic airplane ride without ever leaving bed, and has her look where he is not
A long long song by Étienne Delessert( Book )
17 editions published between 1988 and 1998 in 6 languages and held by 192 libraries worldwide
The leader of a band of rambunctious little creatures sings a comical song, song, song on a lane that is long, long, long, and so he went singing along
Story number 1 : for children under three years of age by Eugène Ionesco( Book )
9 editions published between 1967 and 1968 in English and held by 191 libraries worldwide
Early one morning, after a big night on the town, a not-too-coherent, lazy papa must improvise a story for his little daughter which she appears to take seriously
The lonely pine by Aaron Frisch( Book )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 187 libraries worldwide
A small pine that is earth's northernmost tree experiences a year's worth of Arctic sights, changes, and hardships, including the aurora borealis, vast animal migrations, and brutal cold
Air by Kitty Benedict( Book )
12 editions published between 1979 and 1998 in 5 languages and held by 178 libraries worldwide
Discusses the physical properties and the importance of air
The pony man by Gordon Lightfoot( Book )
5 editions published in 1972 in French and English and held by 162 libraries worldwide
The pony man comes at midnight to take the children for a ride to Mr. Moon's front door
Prince Ring : Icelandic fairy tale ( Book )
1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 149 libraries worldwide
With the help of a talking dog, Prince Ring performs several miraculous tasks which help him win the hand of the King's daughter and lift a witch's spell placed on his canine friend
Etienne Delessert by Étienne Delessert( Book )
8 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in 3 languages and held by 17 libraries worldwide
Analyse: Outre le catalogue, comprend un entretien avec l'artiste ainsi qu'une courte biographie
 
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Alternative Names
Delessert, Étienne 1941-
Etienne Delessert
Étienne Delessert Amerikaans schrijver
Étienne Delessert Schweizer Autor, Maler, Illustrator, Grafiker und Zeichner
Étienne Delessert Swiss illustrator
델리저트, 에티엔느 1941-
드레세르, 에띠엔느 1941-
드레쎄르, 에티엔느 1941-
들레세르, 에티엔 1941-
ドゥルセール, エティエンヌ
ドゥレセール, エチエンヌ
ドレセール, エティエンヌ
Languages
English (106)
French (52)
German (16)
Italian (12)
Spanish (12)
Chinese (4)
Catalan (2)
Korean (1)
Malay (1)
Japanese (1)
Galician (1)
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