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Yolen, Jane

Overview
Works: 945 works in 2,877 publications in 7 languages and 315,550 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  History  Stories in rhyme  Picture books  Children's audiobooks  Young adult works  Adventure stories  Nature stories  Poetry 
Roles: Author, Editor, Narrator, Signer, Creator, Author of introduction, Bibliographic antecedent, Adapter, Other
Classifications: PZ7.Y78, E
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Jane Yolen
Publications by Jane Yolen
Most widely held works by Jane Yolen
Owl moon by Jane Yolen( Book )
42 editions published between 1987 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 5,665 libraries worldwide
On a winter's night under a full moon, a father and daughter trek into the woods to see the Great Horned Owl
How do dinosaurs say good night? by Jane Yolen( Book )
52 editions published between 1976 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 4,576 libraries worldwide
Mother and child ponder the different ways a dinosaur can say goodnight, from slamming his tail and pouting to giving a big hug and kiss
The devil's arithmetic by Jane Yolen( Book )
39 editions published between 1988 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 3,959 libraries worldwide
Hannah resents stories of her Jewish heritage and of the past until, when opening the door during a Passover Seder, she finds herself in Poland during World War II where she experiences the horrors of a concentration camp, and learns why she-- and we--need to remember the past
How do dinosaurs get well soon? by Jane Yolen( Book )
39 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 3,547 libraries worldwide
3 yrs+
How do dinosaurs go to school? by Jane Yolen( Book )
29 editions published between 2007 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 3,037 libraries worldwide
Explains how little dinosaurs should behave during a typical school day
How do dinosaurs eat their food? by Jane Yolen( Sound Recording )
13 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and held by 2,967 libraries worldwide
Describes how a dinosaur eats, with no rude noises and while sitting very still
The emperor and the kite by Jane Yolen( Book )
33 editions published between 1967 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 2,583 libraries worldwide
When the emperor is imprisoned in a high tower, his smallest daughter, whom he has always ignored, uses her kite to save him
Prince across the water by Jane Yolen( Book )
6 editions published between 2004 and 2015 in English and held by 2,538 libraries worldwide
In 1746, a year after the Scottish clans have rallied to the call of their exiled prince, Charles Stuart, to take up arms against England's tyranny, fourteen-year-old, epileptic Duncan MacDonald and his cousin, Ewan, run away to join the fight at Culloden and discover the harsh reality of war
The Rogues by Jane Yolen( Book )
4 editions published between 2007 and 2015 in English and held by 2,516 libraries worldwide
After his family is evicted from their Scottish farm, fifteen-year-old Roddy forms an unlikely friendship with a notorious rogue who helps him outwit a tyrant landlord in order to find a family treasure and make his way to America
Briar Rose by Jane Yolen( Book )
20 editions published between 1992 and 2016 in English and held by 2,352 libraries worldwide
An American journalist is trapped in Nazi Germany in this variation on the Sleeping Beauty theme
How do dinosaurs say I love you? by Jane Yolen( Book )
9 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 2,286 libraries worldwide
Parents and children can never have enough ways to say "I love you"--And now, America's favorite dinosaurs are giving families a funny book, perfect for bedtime, storytime, anytime. Even when little dinosaurs are naughty, it's important to remind them that no matter what they do, they are always loved. In this book, readers will laugh aloud as parents cope with the typical antics of childhood, but in the end, hugs and kisses show your little one how much you care
My Uncle Emily by Jane Yolen( Book )
3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 2,248 libraries worldwide
In 1881 Amherst, Massachusetts, six-year-old Gilbert finds it both challenging and wonderful to spend time with his aunt, the reclusive poet Emily Dickinson, who lives next door
Encounter by Jane Yolen( Book )
12 editions published between 1992 and 2001 in 3 languages and held by 2,109 libraries worldwide
A Taino Indian boy on the island of San Salvador recounts the landing of Columbus and his men in 1492
Foiled by Jane Yolen( Book )
5 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and held by 2,107 libraries worldwide
Aliera is a star at fencing, but at school no one notices her--until her new lab partner Avery begins flirting with her. Aliera's mother just bought her a foil from a garage sale, and it has a strange jewel attached to the hilt. Will Aliera's first date be ruined when magical creatures try to steal her foil?
Favorite folktales from around the world by Jane Yolen( Book )
9 editions published between 1986 and 2008 in English and held by 2,053 libraries worldwide
This collection of folktales drawn from over forty cultures and traditions includes classic tales from the Brothers Grimm, as well as lesser-known stories
Sword of the rightful king : a novel of King Arthur by Jane Yolen( Book )
11 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and held by 2,011 libraries worldwide
Merlinnus the magician devises a way for King Arthur to prove himself the rightful king of England--pulling a sword from a stone--but trouble arises when someone else removes the sword first
Sleeping ugly by Jane Yolen( Book )
18 editions published between 1981 and 1997 in English and held by 2,001 libraries worldwide
When beautiful Princess Miserella, Plain Jane, and a fairy fall under a sleeping spell, a prince undoes the spell in a surprising way
The perfect wizard : Hans Christian Andersen by Jane Yolen( Book )
3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 1,983 libraries worldwide
A biography of the famous Danish writer of fairy tales, interspersed with excerpts from his stories
Jason and the Gorgon's blood by Jane Yolen( Book )
8 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and held by 1,967 libraries worldwide
Jason, who will grow up to become the head of the Argonauts, leads five other boys on a dangerous quest to save the kingdom of Iolcus, learning along the way what it means to be in command
Heart's blood by Jane Yolen( Book )
20 editions published between 1984 and 2013 in English and held by 1,967 libraries worldwide
Jakkin, now a free dragon trainer, has his plans abruptly changed when he is asked to infiltrate rebel forces taking hold on the planet
 
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Alternative Names
Jane Yolen Amerikaans schrijfster
Jane Yolen Amerikaans schrijver
Jane Yolen amerikansk författare
Jane Yolen amerikansk skribent
Jane Yolen écrivaine américaine
Jane Yolen US-amerikanische Schriftstellerin
Stemple, Jane H. Yolen.
Stemple, Jane H. Yolen 1939-
Stemple, Jane H. Yolen (Jane Hyatt Yolen), 1939-
Yolen, Jane 1939-
Yolen, Jane H.
Yolen, Jane H. 1939-
Yolen, Jane Hyatt 1939-
יולן, ג׳יין, 1939-
יולן, ג׳יין. טיג, מרק
욜런, 제인 1939-
ジェイン・ヨーレン
ヨーレン, ジェイン
ヨーレン, ジェーン
约伦简
约伦简 1939-
Languages
English (377)
French (23)
Chinese (12)
Spanish (10)
German (7)
Korean (3)
Japanese (2)
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