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Crawford, Elizabeth D.

Overview
Works: 74 works in 181 publications in 3 languages and 16,068 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Bio-bibliography‡vDictionaries  Dictionaries  Folklore  Young adult works  History  Fantasy fiction  Exhibition catalogs  Bio-bibliography 
Roles: Translator, Author, Creator, Editor
Classifications: PN1009.A1, FIC
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Publications about Elizabeth D Crawford
Publications by Elizabeth D Crawford
Most widely held works by Elizabeth D Crawford
Fourth book of junior authors & illustrators ( Book )
7 editions published between 1978 and 1994 in English and held by 1,621 libraries worldwide
Contains 242 autobiographical or biographical sketches, arranged alphabetically, of authors and illustrators of books for children and young people
Little Red Cap by Jacob Grimm( Book )
7 editions published between 1983 and 2013 in English and held by 1,420 libraries worldwide
A little girl meets a hungry wolf in the forest while on her way to visit her sick grandmother
The robber and me by Josef Holub( Book )
6 editions published between 1997 and 2002 in English and Chinese and held by 1,201 libraries worldwide
Because he knows that the man accused of robbery is innocent, an eleven-year-old orphan struggles to find the courage to reveal the truth to his uncle in their small German village in 1867
Pirate curse by Kai Meyer( Book )
7 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 863 libraries worldwide
In a place similar to the 1706 Caribbean, two fourteen-year-old "polliwogs"--Humans who can walk on water--rely on a mysterious figure known as the Ghost Trader and a band of pirates to help them escape from the evil that is chasing them
The stone light by Kai Meyer( Book )
8 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 831 libraries worldwide
While Merle and the Flowing Queen travel to Hell to enlist Lord Light's help in Venice's fight against the invading Egyptian army, Serafin joins a resistance group that is led by an ancient sphinx
Crutches by Peter Härtling( Book )
2 editions published in 1988 in German and English and held by 706 libraries worldwide
A young boy, searching vainly for his mother in post-war Vienna, is befriended by a man on crutches and together they find hope for the future
Baby animals on the farm by Hans-Heinrich Isenbart( Book )
3 editions published between 1984 and 1991 in English and held by 676 libraries worldwide
Text and photographs present farm animals in their infancy
Pirate emperor by Kai Meyer( Book )
6 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 628 libraries worldwide
Jolly and Munk start training with Forefather when they discover that their special abilities as "polliwogs" may be the only way to save the city Aelenium from the Maelstrom. In the vast Caribbean Sea, pirates Jolly and Griffin are stranded on a tiny island where a peculiar architect is building an enormous bridge -- but to where? Another world? Before they can find out, the bridge bursts into flames and the kobalins attack. Jolly and Griffin have nowhere to run until the Ghost Trader mysteriously appears and carries them off to the magical coral city of Aelinium. It is from Aelinium that Jolly and Munk are supposed to descend far, far into the deep to keep out the world-devouring Maelstrom. But Jolly isn't ready for that task. She wants to rescue Captain Bannon, the only father she ever knew, so she steals the ghost ship and sets sail. Griffin follows her, until he is trapped by the man in the whale. Princess Soledad has her own plans -- to kill Pirate Emperor Kendrick. But the truly terrifying cannibal king stands in her way. Is Soledad ready to become the new pirate emperor?
Old John by Peter Härtling( Book )
2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 570 libraries worldwide
Things are never quite the same after Jacob and Laura's lovable but idiosyncratic grandfather moves in
Don't say a word by Barbara Gehrts( Book )
2 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 565 libraries worldwide
Living in Berlin during World War II, Anna finds herself and her family growing more and more aware of the dangerous direction in which her country is moving as her friends start to die
The glass word by Kai Meyer( Book )
5 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 545 libraries worldwide
Merle, the Flowing Queen, Junipa and Vermithrax the stone lion are in snow-bound Egypt, surrounded by ice, mirrors and sphinxes. They encounter Seth, the Pharoah's dangerous chief priest. Why is he offering to help them? Meanwhile, Serafin, Eft the mermaid and Lalapeya, the sphinx with a secret, are travelling to Egypt to help the others
Pirate wars by Kai Meyer( Book )
3 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 512 libraries worldwide
Jolly, Griffin, and other brave warriors return to battle in one last attempt to save their world from the evil Maelstrom as, despite major setbacks, they finally realize that only courage, love, and loyalty will see them through
Halinka by Mirjam Pressler( Book )
5 editions published between 1998 and 2000 in English and held by 492 libraries worldwide
While living in a home for emotionally disturbed girls in Germany just after World War II, twelve-year-old Halinka carefully hides her thoughts, feelings, and even her hopes
Blueprint by Charlotte Kerner( Book )
3 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 403 libraries worldwide
Siri Sellin, one of the first human clones, writes a bitter memoir of her childhood as the daughter of a famous and self-absorbed composer
Freedom beyond the sea by Waldtraut Lewin( Book )
3 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in English and held by 353 libraries worldwide
To escape the Inquisition, Esther Marchadi, the sixteen-year-old daughter of a murdered Jewish rabbi, disguises herself as a boy and joins the crew of Christopher Columbus's "Santa Maria."
The water mirror by Kai Meyer( Sound Recording )
7 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 308 libraries worldwide
In a place similar to Venice, Italy, two teenaged orphans, apprenticed to a maker of magic mirrors, begin to realize that their fates are tied to the magical protector of the city known as the Flowing Queen and to the ruler of Hell, respectively
The three little pigs by Jean Claverie( Book )
2 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 293 libraries worldwide
Relates the adventures of three little pigs who leave home to seek their fortunes and how they deal with the big bad wolf
Dominique and the dragon by Elizabeth D Crawford( Book )
4 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 269 libraries worldwide
When a great green dragon swims down the Rhone River into the city of Avignon, all the citizens are terrified except one little girl who is positive that just being big doesn't make the beast dangerous
 
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English (80)
German (1)
Chinese (1)
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