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Adams, Adrienne

Overview
Works: 131 works in 359 publications in 3 languages and 30,965 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Fairy tales  Legends  Folklore  Stories, plots, etc  Toy and movable books  Pictorial works  Picture books  Pop-up books 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Other
Classifications: PZ8.A542, E
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Publications about Adrienne Adams
Publications by Adrienne Adams
Publications by Adrienne Adams, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Adrienne Adams
The Easter bunny that overslept by Priscilla Friedrich( Book )
13 editions published between 1957 and 2002 in English and Japanese and held by 2,052 libraries worldwide
Having slept past Easter, the Easter bunny tries to distribute his eggs on Mother's Day, the Fourth of July, and Halloween, but no one is interested until finally Santa Claus is able to get him back on track. Suggested level: junior, primary
The Easter egg artists by Adrienne Adams( Book )
9 editions published between 1976 and 1991 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,787 libraries worldwide
Overview: Orson Abbott is a rabbit. His parents decorate Easter eggs. When the Abbotts go on vacation, they have lots of adventures. Orson likes decorating, but not as much as he likes to play. When a family wants their house decorated, Orson gets to do the high parts. A pilot wants his plane to have designs, and Orson gets a free ride! When the townspeople ask the Abbotts to paint the town bridge, Orson decides he wants to do the whole thing by himself? It takes a lot of hard work, but Orson loves it and never gets tired. The Abbotts, established Easter egg artists, let their son develop a style of his own when he shows interest in painting
A woggle of witches by Adrienne Adams( Book )
18 editions published between 1971 and 1993 in English and Japanese and held by 1,333 libraries worldwide
Witches are frightened by strange creatures on the night of their special celebration
Thumbelina by H. C Andersen( Book )
5 editions published between 1961 and 1968 in English and held by 1,222 libraries worldwide
Relates how a tiny girl becomes Queen of all the flowers after she is kidnapped by an ugly toad
The Shoemaker and the elves by Jacob Grimm( Book )
11 editions published between 1960 and 1987 in English and held by 1,180 libraries worldwide
A poor shoemaker becomes successful with the help of two elves who finish his shoes during the night
The great Valentine's Day balloon race by Adrienne Adams( Book )
5 editions published between 1980 and 1994 in English and held by 1,168 libraries worldwide
Bonnie and Orson, two young rabbits, build a hot air balloon to enter in a St. Valentine's Day balloon race
The Christmas party by Adrienne Adams( Book )
10 editions published between 1978 and 1992 in English and Japanese and held by 1,060 libraries worldwide
Orson Abbot helps a group of younger rabbits organize a surprise Christmas party for their parents
The ugly duckling by Jerry Pinkney( Book )
8 editions published between 1965 and 1982 in English and held by 987 libraries worldwide
An ugly duckling spends an unhappy year ostracized by the other animals in the barnyard before he grows into a beautiful swan
Houses from the sea by Alice E Goudey( Book )
6 editions published between 1959 and 1972 in English and held by 947 libraries worldwide
On one day waves ran up to meet two children and left seashells lying on the beach. Shells found this day are the beginning of a collection. At the end of the book are two pages showing the shells arranged and labeled, and there are also two pages telling how shells are made
The day we saw the sun come up by Alice E Goudey( Book )
4 editions published between 1961 and 1972 in English and held by 901 libraries worldwide
Billedbog i farver om solopgangen
Favorite fairy tales told in Scotland by Virginia Haviland( Book )
2 editions published in 1963 in English and held by 823 libraries worldwide
A collection of six Scottish fairy tales retold in English
A Halloween happening by Adrienne Adams( Book )
4 editions published between 1981 and 1993 in English and Japanese and held by 775 libraries worldwide
A group of children are invited to a real witches' Halloween celebration
Snow White and Rose Red by Jacob Grimm( Book )
4 editions published in 1964 in English and held by 759 libraries worldwide
A retelling of the traditional tale about two kind and beautiful sisters who befriend an unusual bear
Two hundred rabbits by Lonzo Anderson( Book )
10 editions published between 1968 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 748 libraries worldwide
A failure in his efforts to learn something different with which to entertain the king, a boy is guided by an old lady in making a magic whistle that summons one hundred ninety nine marching rabbits
Impunity Jane; the story of a pocket doll by Rumer Godden( Book )
10 editions published between 1954 and 1968 in English and held by 700 libraries worldwide
A tiny doll lives an adventurous life in a little boy's pocket and as a member of a gang of boys
Mouse house by Rumer Godden( Book )
14 editions published between 1957 and 2016 in English and Afrikaans and held by 695 libraries worldwide
There is never any room for Bonnie, the baby mouse, in the flower pot, so she goes looking for a new mouse house
Hansel and Gretel by Jacob Grimm( Book )
1 edition published in 1975 in English and held by 648 libraries worldwide
A poor woodcutter's two children, left in the woods, come upon a gingerbread house inhabited by a wicked witch
The river bank : from the Wind in the willows by Kenneth Grahame( Book )
5 editions published between 1977 and 1981 in English and held by 637 libraries worldwide
Rat and Mole enjoy an afternoon outing on the river in this first chapter of "The Wind in the Willows."
Arion and the dolphins : based on an ancient Greek legend by Lonzo Anderson( Book )
2 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 629 libraries worldwide
Sailing home with a prize of gold won in a contest, Arion faces death at the hands of the crew who covet his treasure
Jorinda and Joringel by Wanda Gág( Book )
6 editions published between 1968 and 1969 in English and held by 621 libraries worldwide
Jorinde og Joringel
 
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Alternative Names
Adams, Adrienne Dean Anderson 1906-2002
Adrienne Adams American children's book illustrator
Adrienne Adams US-amerikanische Kinderbuchillustratorin
Anderson, Adrienne Adams 1906-2002
아담스, 에이드리엔 1906-2002
アダムズ, アドリエンヌ
アダムズ, エイドリアン
アダムズ, エドリアン
エイドリアン・アダムズ
Languages
English (138)
Japanese (7)
Afrikaans (1)
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