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Yeoman, John

Overview
Works: 164 works in 503 publications in 12 languages and 12,213 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Pictorial works  Poetry  Folklore  Fairy tales  Fantasy fiction 
Roles: Illustrator, Translator, Adapter, Creator
Classifications: PZ7.Y418, [E]
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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 bear's water picnic by John Yeoman( Book )
16 editions published between 1970 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 968 libraries worldwide
The pig, squirrel, hedgehog and hen join the bear for a picnic on a raft in the middle of a lake. Numerous croaking frogs want to join them, but they pole away. When they are stuck on a sandbar, they must ask the frogs for help, and discover that the frogs are good company in spite of their loud croaking
Mouse trouble by John Yeoman( Book )
20 editions published between 1972 and 2011 in English and held by 931 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 777 libraries worldwide
A retelling of Sinbad's seven incredible voyages, filled with adventure and disaster
The wild washerwomen : a new folk tale by John Yeoman( Book )
11 editions published between 1979 and 2009 in English and held by 761 libraries worldwide
Seven washerwomen, sick of their work, go on an uncontrollable rampage, only to meet their match in seven very dirty woodcutters
Sixes and sevens by John Yeoman( Book )
13 editions published between 1971 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 637 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 )
16 editions published between 1974 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 588 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
Our village by John Yeoman( Book )
7 editions published between 1988 and 2001 in English and held by 491 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
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 303 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
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 302 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 dresses up by John Yeoman( Book )
5 editions published between 1989 and 1990 in English and Dutch and held by 297 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 do-it-yourself house that Jack built by John Yeoman( Book )
6 editions published between 1994 and 1996 in English and held by 297 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
The bear's winter house by John Yeoman( Book )
14 editions published between 1969 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 297 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
The improbable book of records by Quentin Blake( Book )
1 edition published in 1976 in English and held by 293 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
The wild washerwomen by John Yeoman( Book )
13 editions published between 1979 and 2012 in 8 languages and held by 268 libraries worldwide
Seven washerwomen, sick of their work, go on an uncontrollable rampage, only to meet their match in seven very dirty woodcutters
The singing tortoise and other animal folktales by John Yeoman( Book )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 266 libraries worldwide
Old Mother Hubbard's dog needs a doctor by John Yeoman( Book )
2 editions published between 1989 and 1990 in English and held by 257 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 )
7 editions published between 1999 and 2011 in English and held by 251 libraries worldwide
Crane thinks he should get married to Heron, but the two can never make up their minds
Quentin Blake's amazing animal stories by John Yeoman( Book )
3 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 248 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 )
6 editions published between 1977 and 1985 in English and held by 220 libraries worldwide
A brother and sister and their unusually talented horse journey to London to seek their fortunes as actors
Quentin Blake's magical tales by John Yeoman( Book )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 215 libraries worldwide
Collection of fourteen stories of adventure and mystery from around the world. Escape to faraway mystical worlds where anything can happen: where a boy can find a belt that gives him amazing strength, where a frog can be a beautiful princess in disguise, and where princes can fly on magic carpets
 
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Alternative Names
ヨーマン, ジョン
Languages
English (134)
Dutch (8)
French (6)
Japanese (6)
German (1)
Chinese (1)
Danish (1)
Portuguese (1)
Italian (1)
Arabic (1)
Hungarian (1)
Nepali (1)
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