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Yeoman, John

Overview
Works: 141 works in 613 publications in 13 languages and 12,903 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Stories in rhyme  Folklore  Poetry  Picture books  Pictorial works  Christmas stories 
Roles: Author, Translator, Illustrator, Adapter, Editor, 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 )
67 editions published between 1979 and 2012 in 10 languages and held by 1,205 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 )
23 editions published between 1970 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 1,031 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 )
47 editions published between 1972 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,007 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 707 libraries worldwide
A retelling of Sinbad's seven incredible voyages, filled with adventure and disaster
Sixes and sevens by John Yeoman( Book )
25 editions published between 1971 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 651 libraries worldwide
Barnaby maakt een tocht op zijn vlot. Onderweg pikt hij steeds meer dieren en mensen op. Kan hij de steeds groter wordende chaos op het vlot de baas blijven? Oblong prentenboek met kleurrijke, gedetailleerde illustraties. Vanaf ca. 4 jaar
Beatrice and Vanessa by John Yeoman( Book )
20 editions published between 1974 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 650 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 )
30 editions published between 1969 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 509 libraries worldwide
Since his animal houseguests kept him awake during the winter, bear goes back to sleep when spring arrives
Our village by John Yeoman( Book )
8 editions published between 1988 and 2001 in English and Dutch and held by 460 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 )
12 editions published between 2013 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 391 libraries worldwide
Three irrepressible little owls mischievously journey around the world for a year between Christmas holidays
The Fabulous Foskett Family Circus by Quentin Blake( Book )
9 editions published between 2013 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 341 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 singing tortoise and other animal folktales by John Yeoman( Book )
5 editions published between 1993 and 2000 in English and French and held by 336 libraries worldwide
Dyreeventyr for forskellige lande
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 310 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
Quentin Blake's amazing animal stories by John Yeoman( Book )
3 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in English and held by 286 libraries worldwide
Meet fearsome alligators, clever coyotes, a jittery leopard, a shell-less tortoise and all sorts of amazing animals in these wonderful stories
The young performing horse by John Yeoman( Book )
8 editions published between 1977 and 2016 in English and Dutch and held by 284 libraries worldwide
A brother and sister and their unusually talented horse journey to London to seek their fortunes as actors
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 273 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
The improbable book of records by Quentin Blake( Book )
1 edition published in 1976 in English and held by 268 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 dresses up by John Yeoman( Book )
5 editions published between 1989 and 1990 in English and Dutch and held by 268 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
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 265 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
The heron and the crane by John Yeoman( Book )
11 editions published between 1999 and 2012 in English and Chinese and held by 239 libraries worldwide
Crane thinks he should get married to Heron, but the two can never make up their minds
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 237 libraries worldwide
Old Mother Hubbard's dog feigns a series of illnesses to escape the threat of taking some exercise
 
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Alternative Names
ヨーマン, ジョン
Languages
English (178)
French (49)
Dutch (24)
Spanish (19)
Chinese (16)
Italian (10)
Japanese (6)
German (2)
Portuguese (2)
Arabic (2)
Panjabi (1)
Russian (1)
Nepali (1)
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