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Pieńkowski, Jan

Overview
Works: 409 works in 1,741 publications in 11 languages and 31,116 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Art  Fairy tales  Short stories  Pictorial works  Toy and movable books  Picture books  Pop-up books  Humor 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Author in quotations or text abstracts, Other, Composer, Photographer
Classifications: PZ7.N5596, E
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Publications about Jan Pieńkowski
Publications by Jan Pieńkowski
Most widely held works about Jan Pieńkowski
 
Most widely held works by Jan Pieńkowski
Easter : the King James version by Jan Pieńkowski( Book )
25 editions published between 1988 and 2015 in English and held by 1,358 libraries worldwide
The story of Easter. The words are taken from the gospels of Matthew, Mark, Luke, and John
Christmas, the King James Version by Jan Pieńkowski( Book )
16 editions published between 1984 and 1997 in English and held by 1,240 libraries worldwide
Uses the words of the Gospels of Luke and Matthew to present the story of the birth of Jesus
Meg and Mog by Helen Nicoll( Book )
71 editions published between 1972 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,158 libraries worldwide
Meg the witch and Mog her cat go off to a wild Hallowe'en party with all the other witches. The spell they cast goes off with a bang
The fairy tales by Jan Pieńkowski( Book )
9 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and held by 841 libraries worldwide
Four of the best loved fairy tales are collected here
Haunted house by Jan Pieńkowski( Book )
41 editions published between 1979 and 2005 in 6 languages and held by 811 libraries worldwide
Pop-ups, pull tabs, and flaps illustrate the strange happenings that occur while visiting a haunted house
Meg on the moon by Helen Nicoll( Book )
35 editions published between 1973 and 2015 in English and Greek, Modern [1453- ] and held by 732 libraries worldwide
Meg and Mog fly to the moon in their space ship and find some astronauts there already
A foot in the grave by Joan Aiken( Book )
11 editions published between 1989 and 2013 in English and held by 658 libraries worldwide
A truly creepy band of ghosts is conjured up in this unusual collection of tales
Dinner time by Jan Pieńkowski( Book )
37 editions published between 1980 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 653 libraries worldwide
A pop-up book in which a series of jungle animals meet their fate as one another's dinner
Meg's eggs by Helen Nicoll( Book )
36 editions published between 1972 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 629 libraries worldwide
Les oeufs que Meg la sorcière a préparés pour le dîner sont vraiment très étranges : impossible de les casser. Mais ils finissent par éclore tout seuls
Shapes by Jan Pieńkowski( Book )
29 editions published between 1973 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 594 libraries worldwide
Brief text and illustrations present the concept of shapes
Meg at sea by Helen Nicoll( Book )
33 editions published between 1973 and 2011 in English and Japanese and held by 579 libraries worldwide
Meg, Mog, and Owl go to sea but are shipwrecked on an island until they are rescued by a helicopter
Jim along, Josie : a collection of folk songs and singing games for young children by Nancy Langstaff( score )
3 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 565 libraries worldwide
The kingdom under the sea and other stories by Joan Aiken( Book )
22 editions published between 1971 and 2011 in English and held by 551 libraries worldwide
A collection of eleven fairy tales from eastern Europe and the Soviet Union retold by a noted English author
A necklace of raindrops and other stories by Joan Aiken( Book )
24 editions published between 1968 and 2009 in English and held by 517 libraries worldwide
'The cat sat on the mat. Lots of cats do that, everybody knows. And nothing strange comes of it. But once a cat sat on a mat and something strange did come of it'. In Joan Aiken's classic story collection, the strange often happens, and with fantastic consequences...Characters spring out of their books and chase around the room, cats grow bigger than elephants, and houses on legs lay eggs. Buses live on clouds, patchwork quilts become flying carpets, and pies float away when they have a corner of sky baked into them...The magical meets the everyday in these much-loved modern fairytales, now in a beautiful new edition with Jan Pienkowski's original silhouette illustrations
Meg's castle by Helen Nicoll( Book )
21 editions published between 1975 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 509 libraries worldwide
Meg the witch and her friends spend the night in a castle where they meet an unfriendly ghost and two knights
The first Christmas : the King James version by Jan Pieńkowski( Book )
12 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 491 libraries worldwide
A collection of Christmas verses from the Gospels of Luke and Matthew is illustrated in dark silhouettes with richly colored backgrounds
Sizes by Jan Pieńkowski( Book )
23 editions published between 1973 and 2003 in English and Undetermined and held by 478 libraries worldwide
Brief text and illustrations present the concept of big and little
Past eight o'clock : goodnight stories by Joan Aiken( Book )
12 editions published between 1986 and 1990 in English and held by 469 libraries worldwide
Collection of stories which are all concerned with sleeping and waking, dreams and bedtime
Homes by Jan Pieńkowski( Book )
24 editions published between 1977 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 458 libraries worldwide
Words describing various kinds of homes for people and other creatures are defined by full-page illustrations
Little monsters by Jan Pieńkowski( Book )
25 editions published between 1986 and 2008 in English and Spanish and held by 453 libraries worldwide
Pop-up illustrations introduce the reader to five little monsters
 
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Alternative Names
Jan Pieńkowski British illustrator and book designer
Jan Pieńkowski polsk författare
Jan Pieńkowski polsk skribent
Jan Pieńkowski Pools schrijver
Pienkovski, Jan
Pienkowski, Jan.
Pieńkowski, Jan 1936-
Pienkowski, Jan Michał.
피엔코브스키, 잔 1936-
피엔코프스키, 얀 1936-
ピアンコフスキー, ヤン
ピエンコフスキー, ジャン
ピエンコフスキー, ヤン
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