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Yeoman, John

Overview
Works: 136 works in 553 publications in 16 languages and 12,353 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Folklore  Poetry  Pictorial works  Stories in rhyme  Christmas stories 
Roles: Author, Translator, Illustrator, Adapter, Creator
Classifications: PZ7.Y418, E
Publication Timeline
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Publications about John Yeoman
Publications by John Yeoman
Most widely held works about John Yeoman
 
Most widely held works by John Yeoman
The wild washerwomen : a new folk tale by John Yeoman( Book )
71 editions published between 1979 and 2012 in 14 languages and held by 1,213 libraries worldwide
Seven washerwomen, sick of their work, go on an uncontrollable rampage, only to meet their match in seven very dirty woodcutters
The bear's water picnic by John Yeoman( Book )
19 editions published between 1970 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 1,034 libraries worldwide
Relates how the bear and his friends went on a water picnic and were rescued by frogs
Mouse trouble by John Yeoman( Book )
24 editions published between 1972 and 2011 in English and held by 866 libraries worldwide
The mice grow fond of the miller's cat and save him when the grouchy master decides to rid himself of the worthless animal
The seven voyages of Sinbad the sailor by John Yeoman( Book )
11 editions published between 1996 and 2003 in English and held by 722 libraries worldwide
A retelling of Sinbad's seven incredible voyages, filled with adventure and disaster
Sixes and sevens by John Yeoman( Book )
21 editions published between 1971 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 653 libraries worldwide
While traveling on a raft to Limber Lea, Barnaby picks up a varied assortment of passengers
Beatrice and Vanessa by John Yeoman( Book )
19 editions published between 1974 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 587 libraries worldwide
Bored with their everyday existence, a nanny-goat and a ewe decide to take a holiday taking with them a stuffed wolf's head and some balloons, both of which come in very handy
Beer bouwt een winterhuis by John Yeoman( Book )
27 editions published between 1969 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 508 libraries worldwide
The bear is behaving very strangely indeed: collecting moss, logs, and branches to build a winter house. The other animals think this is silly, and laugh at him, but when winter comes, bear is cozy in his house while the other animals suffer in the cold. Being a very kind bear, he invites the others in; but unfortunately for the bear, they are too excited to sleep, and he will get no rest at all this winter. But when spring arrives, he finds a solution
Our village by John Yeoman( Book )
8 editions published between 1988 and 2001 in English and Dutch and held by 469 libraries worldwide
A collection of poems introducing the memorable residents of a village, including the baker, Mr. Crumb, absent-minded Dotty Lou, and Mr. Mandolini and his dancing bear
Three little owls by Emanuele Luzzati( Book )
11 editions published between 2013 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 371 libraries worldwide
Three irrepressible little owls mischievously journey around the world for a year between Christmas holidays
The singing tortoise and other animal folktales by John Yeoman( Book )
5 editions published between 1993 and 2000 in English and French and held by 339 libraries worldwide
Dyreeventyr for forskellige lande
The Fabulous Foskett Family Circus by Quentin Blake( Book )
8 editions published between 2013 and 2015 in English and French and held by 319 libraries worldwide
Roll up, roll up for the Fabulous Foskett Family Circus! There are Milly and Willy who perform with young Fred, who does a back flip and lands on his head. Uncle Phoenix Foskett who blows smoke rings, Jess and Bess with their conjuring tricks, not to mention singing dogs and birds and performing parrots. And at the end of all that excitement it is time for a well earned rest
The do-it-yourself house that Jack built by John Yeoman( Book )
13 editions published between 1994 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 312 libraries worldwide
Illustrations accompanying the cumulative nursery rhyme about the chain of events that start when Jack builds a house tell a story different from the traditional one
Old Mother Hubbard's dog learns to play by John Yeoman( Book )
5 editions published between 1989 and 1990 in English and Dutch and held by 282 libraries worldwide
When Old Mother Hubbard suggests her dog learn to play, rather than read all day, he takes her words literally, driving her crazy by enthusiastically playing a variety of musical instruments
Quentin Blake's amazing animal stories by John Yeoman( Book )
2 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in English and held by 281 libraries worldwide
Meet fearsome alligators, clever coyotes, a jittery leopard, a shell-less tortoise and all sorts of amazing animals in these wonderful stories
Old Mother Hubbard's dog dresses up by John Yeoman( Book )
5 editions published between 1989 and 1990 in English and Dutch and held by 275 libraries worldwide
When Old Mother Hubbard complains to her dog about the ragged condition of his coat, he resorts to wearing a variety of disguises and drives her to distraction
The improbable book of records by Quentin Blake( Book )
1 edition published in 1976 in English and held by 275 libraries worldwide
Includes the achievements of the American chicken pox spot record holder, the oldest international cross-country unicyclist, the highest jumping flea with a wooden leg, and other similar record-breaking events
Old Mother Hubbard's dog takes up sport by John Yeoman( Book )
4 editions published between 1989 and 1990 in Dutch and English and held by 273 libraries worldwide
When Old Mother Hubbard criticizes her dog for being lazy, he begins playing a variety of sports, creating havoc around the house and leaving Old Mother Hubbard exhausted
Old Mother Hubbard's dog needs a doctor by John Yeoman( Book )
3 editions published between 1989 and 1990 in English and Dutch and held by 246 libraries worldwide
Old Mother Hubbard's dog feigns a series of illnesses to escape the threat of taking some exercise
The heron and the crane by John Yeoman( Book )
9 editions published between 1999 and 2011 in English and held by 238 libraries worldwide
Crane thinks he should get married to Heron, but the two can never make up their minds
Rumbelow's dance by John Yeoman( Book )
13 editions published between 1982 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 233 libraries worldwide
Rumbelow is off to visit his grandparents. As he sets off he feels so happy that he starts to dance. Along the way he meets many different characters, who all join in with his infectious dancing!
 
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Alternative Names
ヨーマン, ジョン
Languages
English (180)
French (35)
Dutch (21)
Spanish (20)
Japanese (6)
Italian (4)
Chinese (3)
Arabic (2)
Urdu (1)
German (1)
Portuguese (1)
Hungarian (1)
Albanian (1)
Tagalog (1)
Russian (1)
Nepali (1)
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