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Andrews, Jan

Overview
Works: 43 works in 127 publications in 4 languages and 5,026 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Short stories  Sea stories  Picture books 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PZ7.A5665, E
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Publications about Jan Andrews
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Most widely held works by Jan Andrews
Very last first time by Jan Andrews( Book )
34 editions published between 1985 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,760 libraries worldwide
When the tide recedes, a young Eskimo girl living in northern Canada, journeys alone for the first time under the ice, walking on the seabed floor to gather mussels
When apples grew noses and white horses flew : tales of Ti-Jean by Jan Andrews( Book )
4 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 583 libraries worldwide
Follows the foolish, yet wise, Ti-Jean through three adventures as he outwits a greedy princess, a tiny scoundrel, and a very clever girl, in a collection of stories based on French-Canadian folk literature
The auction by Jan Andrews( Book )
8 editions published between 1990 and 2007 in English and held by 522 libraries worldwide
Todd and his grandfather prepare for the sale of the farm and its contents by telling stories about life there and making scarecrows
Out of the everywhere : tales for a new world by Jan Andrews( Book )
7 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 272 libraries worldwide
Ten traditional stories from around the world, set in Canada, but within the context of the heritage communities from which they have derived
Rude stories by Jan Andrews( Book )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 234 libraries worldwide
Meet Mr. Mosquito, drawn from a Gypsy story. He's cantankerous and nasty enough to raise belly laughs along with the eyebrows of the polite. In a story inspired by Australian bush tales, we meet Ella and Bella, two hilarious (and flatulent) sisters. Angelina's earthy wit is memorialized in a story from Swahili tradition. The eight stories in Rude Stories have roots from Japan to Canada, from Africa to Eastern Europe, but they all share a sense of irreverence
Stories at the door by Jan Andrews( Book )
3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 226 libraries worldwide
A collection of six folk stories pointing up human foibles with wit and humor
Pa's harvest : a true story by Jan Andrews( Book )
3 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 205 libraries worldwide
For the past few years, Ephraim's father's potato crop has failed almost entire. But this year there is hope. However, a good crop cannot ensure a good market. Since no one has any money to spend on potatoes, Ephraim's father must turn to logging to make ends meet. When he returns months later, the potatoes have rotted, and father and son must dump them in the river
Winter of peril : the Newfoundland diary of Sophie Loveridge by Jan Andrews( Book )
6 editions published between 2004 and 2018 in English and held by 96 libraries worldwide
An account of Sophie's first year as a settler in early 18th century Newfoundland
Pumpkin time by Jan Andrews( Book )
4 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 65 libraries worldwide
A magic realist story of a mother who turns into a pumpkin and how her children turn her back into Mum again
Fresh fish ... and chips by Jan Andrews( Book )
3 editions published between 1973 and 1974 in English and held by 48 libraries worldwide
Keri by Jan Andrews( Book )
5 editions published between 1995 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 48 libraries worldwide
A humpback whale has appeared on the beach, and only Keri and her brother know it's there. Something must be done, but how can two kids help a creature that big? It is Keri who decides that they alone will save the whale, no matter how impossible the odds. After all, hard work and stubborn determination have always meant survival for her people in the past
The silent summer of Kyle McGinley by Jan Andrews( Book )
2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 41 libraries worldwide
When no one listens, what's the point of talking? Kyle McGinley doesn't say a word. Fed up with being shuttled from one foster care home to another, he has stopped speaking. But at the home of Scott and Jill Wardman, with the help of a crow, and a swamp, and an excess of blank paint, he begins to think that maybe, just maybe, life could be better
The Dancing sun : a celebration of Canadian children ( Book )
1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 38 libraries worldwide
Writers for children from various regions of Canada have selections in this collection
Ella, an elephant = Ella, un éléphant by Jan Andrews( Book )
4 editions published in 1976 in English and French and held by 25 libraries worldwide
Caught in a rainstorm while out walking with her animal friends, Ella the elephant devises a way for everyone to keep dry. Bilingual text
The twelve days of autumn by Jan Andrews( Book )
1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 14 libraries worldwide
Following the pattern of the old Christmas carol, this seek and find book invites participation in a treasure hunt. Where is that fourth milkweed pod? Where are all those blackbirds? Is the ninth warbler really back there in the sky?
Preceptor guide by Pat Mascord( Book )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
På havets bund by Jan Andrews( Book )
2 editions published in 1989 in Danish and Undetermined and held by 4 libraries worldwide
Geology and soil studies in the Tower Hill area by Jan Andrews( Book )
1 edition published in 1977 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Andrews, J.
Andrews, Jan
Andrews, Janice Margaret
Andrews, Janice Margaret 1942-
Andrews, Janice Margaret Ellins
Languages
English (84)
French (3)
Swedish (2)
Danish (1)
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