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Isadora, Rachel

Overview
Works: 138 works in 450 publications in 5 languages and 63,616 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Fairy tales  Picture books  Folklore  Board books  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Pictorial works  Humor 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Artist
Classifications: PZ7.I763, E
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Publications about Rachel Isadora
Publications by Rachel Isadora
Most widely held works about Rachel Isadora
 
Most widely held works by Rachel Isadora
Ben's trumpet by Rachel Isadora( Sound Recording )
21 editions published between 1979 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 2,886 libraries worldwide
Ben wants to be a trumpeter, but plays only an imaginary instrument until one of the musicians in a neighborhood night club discovers his ambition
Flossie & the fox by Pat McKissack( Book )
16 editions published between 1986 and 1993 in English and French and held by 2,406 libraries worldwide
A wily fox, notorious for stealing eggs, meets his match when he encounters a bold little girl in the woods who insists upon proof that he is a fox before she will be frightened
Max by Rachel Isadora( Book )
17 editions published between 1976 and 1993 in English and French and held by 1,731 libraries worldwide
Max finds a new way to warm up for his Saturday baseball game--his sister's dancing class
The white stallion by Elizabeth Shub( Book )
9 editions published between 1982 and 1996 in English and held by 1,529 libraries worldwide
In this story of pioneers, Gretchen is saved by a mysterious white stallion. Carried away from her wagon train in Texas in 1845 by the old mare she is riding, a little girl is befriended by a white stallion. Gretchen's grandmother tells her how her great-great-grandmother Gretchen was rescued by a beautiful white stallion on her family's journey west in 1845. A lovely and exciting story, it is illustrated with remarkable ink drawings using cross-hatchings and pointillism
Peekaboo morning by Rachel Isadora( Book )
4 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in English and held by 1,432 libraries worldwide
Overview: A toddler plays a game of peekaboo, and you're invited to play too. First there's Mommy to find, with Daddy not far behind. Then Puppy comes peeking around the corner, and a favorite toy train brings the toddler to Grandma and Grandpa. Isadora's brilliant, joyful pastel illustrations capture the familiar and cozy people, toys and animals that will delight babies. Join this sweet toddler in the morning fun, sharing words your baby can repeat and pictures your baby will recognize. Then find out what this toddler sees next. It could be you!
Lili at ballet by Rachel Isadora( Book )
8 editions published between 1993 and 1996 in English and held by 1,206 libraries worldwide
Lili dreams of becoming a ballerina and goes to her ballet lessons four afternoons a week
I see by Rachel Isadora( Book )
7 editions published between 1985 and 1991 in English and held by 1,097 libraries worldwide
A baby responds to all of the things she sees. On board pages
There was a tree by Rachel Isadora( Book )
5 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 1,086 libraries worldwide
A version of the cumulative song "The Green Grass Grew All Around," set in Africa
The twelve dancing princesses by Rachel Isadora( Book )
4 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and held by 1,056 libraries worldwide
A retelling, set in Africa, of the story of twelve princesses who dance secretly all night long and how their secret is eventually discovered
Old Mikamba had a farm by Rachel Isadora( Book )
4 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 1,050 libraries worldwide
A variation on the song "Old MacDonald", the inhabitants of Old Makimba's farm in Africa, including a baboon, an elephant, and a lion, are described, verse by verse. Includes facts about African animals
Sophie skates by Rachel Isadora( Book )
6 editions published between 1999 and 2002 in English and held by 1,046 libraries worldwide
Uses a story about a young girl who loves to ice skate to introduce the sport: the parts and care of skates, the techniques of different skating moves, and ice skating competitions
Bea at ballet by Rachel Isadora( Book )
5 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and held by 1,038 libraries worldwide
"Bea and her friends have fun attending a toddler ballet class"--
Golden Bear by Ruth Young( Book )
11 editions published between 1992 and 1996 in English and held by 1,027 libraries worldwide
Golden Bear and his human companion learn to play the violin, talk to a ladybug, make mudpies, wish on stars, and dream together
Caribbean dream by Rachel Isadora( Book )
5 editions published between 1998 and 2002 in English and held by 1,005 libraries worldwide
A lyrical and evocative dreamscape of the Caribbean. Lively pictures & spare, poetic text are used to illustrate the actions of four island children & evoke the mood of the Caribbean. Where does sea meet sky? Where does sound meet color? Where does song meet soul? They meet where children run, splash, sing, and live, on an island in the West Indies. Rachel Isadora has written an inventive text, just right for the very young, featuring the activities children love. Winsome watercolors depict the connections that exist in the world around us, and take us to the places that lie deep in the hearts of all children, no matter where they live
Yo, Jo! by Rachel Isadora( Book )
4 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 1,001 libraries worldwide
Jomar greets his neighbors using slang, but his grandfather wants to hear some more traditional words
The princess and the pea by Rachel Isadora( Book )
6 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and Portuguese and held by 972 libraries worldwide
Resets in Africa the classic Hans Christian Andersen tale of a girl who proves that she is a real princess by feeling a pea through twenty mattresses and twenty featherbeds
 
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Alternative Names
Hite, Rachel Isadora
Maiorano, Rachel Isadora
Rachel Isadora American children's illustrator and writer
Rachel Isadora Amerikaans schrijfster
Turner, Rachel Isadora
איזדורה, רחל
이사도라, 레이첼
Languages
English (125)
French (6)
Swedish (2)
Korean (1)
Portuguese (1)
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