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Parker, Robert Andrew

Works: 152 works in 329 publications in 5 languages and 43,237 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Biography  Picture books  History  Folklore  Poetry  Pictorial works  Sea stories  Exhibition catalogs 
Roles: Illustrator, Author, 9pu
Classifications: PZ7.H4364, E
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Publications about Robert Andrew Parker
Publications by Robert Andrew Parker
Most widely held works by Robert Andrew Parker
Ballet of the elephants by Leda Schubert( Book )
3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 3,283 libraries worldwide
The story of how "Circus polka" a dance of 50 elephants and 50 ballerinas, choreographed by George Balanchine, was created
Stowaway by Karen Hesse( Book )
11 editions published between 2000 and 2003 in English and Italian and held by 2,219 libraries worldwide
A fictionalized journal relates the experiences of a young stowaway from 1768 to 1771 aboard the Endeavor which sailed around the world under Captain James Cook
Grandfather Tang's story by Ann Tompert( Book )
15 editions published between 1990 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,075 libraries worldwide
Grandfather tells a story about shape-changing fox fairies who try to best each other until a hunter brings danger to both of them
Action Jackson by Jan Greenberg( Sound Recording )
8 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in English and Swedish and held by 2,029 libraries worldwide
Imagines Jackson Pollock at work during the creation of one of his paint-swirled and splattered canvasses
Who was Albert Einstein? by Jess M Brallier( Book )
5 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,679 libraries worldwide
Traces the life and work of the famous physicist, from his childhood in Germany through the development of his theories of relativity to his campaign for peace after World War II
Just Juice by Karen Hesse( Book )
9 editions published between 1998 and 2005 in English and held by 1,546 libraries worldwide
Realizing that her father's lack of work has endangered her family, nine-year-old Juice decides that she must return to school and learn to read in order to help their chances of surviving and keeping their house
To fly : the story of the Wright brothers by Wendie C Old( Book )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 1,517 libraries worldwide
Traces the work that the two Wright brothers did together to develop the first machine-powered aircraft
Piano starts here : the young Art Tatum by Robert Andrew Parker( Book )
6 editions published between 2008 and 2016 in English and held by 1,402 libraries worldwide
The story of the young Art Tatum, who became one of the all-time greats of jazz piano
The trees stand shining; poetry of the North American Indians by Hettie Jones( Book )
9 editions published between 1971 and 1993 in English and held by 1,281 libraries worldwide
Thirty-two poems from the oral tradition of fifteen North American tribes
The dancing skeleton by Cynthia C DeFelice( Book )
5 editions published between 1989 and 1996 in English and held by 1,114 libraries worldwide
An ornery dead man refuses to stay in his coffin and causes a disturbance when the best fiddler in town comes to call on his widow
Cold feet by Cynthia C DeFelice( Book )
6 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 995 libraries worldwide
After stealing a dead man's boots, a poor wandering bagpiper uses them to play a trick on an unfriendly farmer but then finds the trick turned back on him
A great miracle happened there : a Chanukah story by Karla Kuskin( Book )
5 editions published between 1993 and 1995 in English and held by 994 libraries worldwide
On the first night of Hanukkah, a mother tells her family and a young guest the story of the holiday's origin
Pop Corn & Ma Goodness by Edna Mitchell Preston( Book )
5 editions published between 1969 and 1972 in English and Undetermined and held by 959 libraries worldwide
A verse tale of how Pop Corn and Ma Goodness met, married, built a house, and had a family
The hatmaker's sign : a story by Benjamin Franklin by Candace Fleming( Book )
5 editions published between 1998 and 2004 in English and held by 942 libraries worldwide
To heal the hurt pride of Thomas Jefferson as Congress makes changes to his Declaration of Independence, Benjamin Franklin tells his friend the story of a hatmaker and his sign
The woman who fell from the sky : the Iroquois story of creation by John Bierhorst( Book )
4 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 862 libraries worldwide
Describes how the creation of the world was begun by a woman who fell down to earth from the sky country, and how it was finished by her two sons Sapling and Flint
The magic wings : a tale from China by Diane Wolkstein( Book )
4 editions published between 1983 and 1986 in English and Spanish and held by 861 libraries worldwide
A strange event occurs across the land when a little Chinese goose girl sprinkles her shoulders with water and begins to wave her arms, believing that she will sprout wings, fly, and enjoy all the beautiful flowers of spring
Across the blue Pacific : a World War II story by Louise Borden( Book )
4 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and held by 823 libraries worldwide
A woman reminisces about her neighbor's son who was the object of a letter writing campaign by some fourth-graders when he went away to war in 1943
Brothers : a Hebrew legend by Florence B Freedman( Book )
2 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 771 libraries worldwide
Hard times on adjoining farms bring about parallel acts of kindness and a celebration of "how good it is for brothers to live together in friendship."
Battle in the arctic seas : the story of convoy PQ 17 by Theodore Taylor( Book )
1 edition published in 1976 in English and held by 764 libraries worldwide
Describes the disastrous voyage from Iceland to Russia of the supply-laden allied convoy PQ 17 during the summer of 1942
Guess who my favorite person is by Byrd Baylor( Book )
8 editions published between 1977 and 1992 in English and held by 760 libraries worldwide
Two friends play the game of naming their favorite things
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Alternative Names
Parker, R. A.
Parker, Robert
Parker, Robert 1927-
Parker, Robert A.
Robert Andrew Parker
Robert Andrew Parker American painter
Robert Andrew Parker peintre américain
Robert Andrew Parker pintor estadounidense
פארקר, רוברט אנדרו
פרקר, רוברט אנדרו
파커, 로버트 앤드류
パーカー, ロバート・アンドルー
English (131)
Spanish (2)
Swedish (1)
Italian (1)
Hebrew (1)
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