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Sewell, Helen 1896-1957

Overview
Works: 118 works in 400 publications in 3 languages and 18,341 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Domestic fiction  History  Poetry  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography  Love stories  Young adult works  Dictionaries 
Roles: Illustrator, Author, Arranger
Classifications: PZ7.W6461, [FIC]
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Publications about Helen Sewell
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Publications by Helen Sewell, published posthumously.
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Most widely held works by Helen Sewell
The Thanksgiving Story by Alice Dalgliesh( Book )
24 editions published between 1954 and 2001 in English and held by 3,463 libraries worldwide
A Pilgrim family's struggle to survive in their harsh new homeland culminates in a thanksgiving feast
The bears on Hemlock Mountain by Alice Dalgliesh( Book )
32 editions published between 1952 and 2000 in English and held by 2,746 libraries worldwide
A young boy sent on an errand over Hemlock Mountain is not so sure he likes going alone, because there may be bears on the mountain, but with the help of the big iron pot he borrows, he completes his errand
The dream keeper and other poems by Langston Hughes( Book )
13 editions published between 1932 and 1986 in English and held by 1,029 libraries worldwide
A collection of fifty-nine poems, selected by the author for young readers, including lyrical poems, songs, and blues, many exploring the black experience
A book of myths; selections from Bulfinch's Age of fable by Thomas Bulfinch( Book )
10 editions published between 1942 and 1970 in English and held by 1,017 libraries worldwide
From the classic collection of retellings, Age of Fable, 30 Greek myths have been excerpted
Away goes Sally by Elizabeth Jane Coatsworth( Book )
20 editions published between 1934 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 848 libraries worldwide
In late eighteenth-century Massachusetts, Sally, an orphan living on a farm with her three aunts and two uncles, is excited when, after deciding to relocate in Maine, the family sets out on the long and adventurous winter journey taking with them a little house on runners so that her oldest aunt may never have to leave her own fireside behind
Baby island by Carol Ryrie Brink( Book )
10 editions published between 1937 and 1993 in English and held by 732 libraries worldwide
Twelve-year-old Mary Wallace and her ten-year-old sister Jean survive the wreck of an ocean liner on its way to Australia and manage to make it to a seemingly deserted island in a lifeboat with four babies
The long winter by Laura Ingalls Wilder( Book )
11 editions published between 1940 and 1965 in English and held by 521 libraries worldwide
A severe blizzard isolates the Dakota town in which Laura and Mary live. A desperate need for food sends Almanzo and another boy on a dangerous trip across the prairie. In May the snow melted and brought the Ingalls' Christmas barrel and the gayest celebration ever
Ten saints by Eleanor Farjeon( Book )
10 editions published between 1936 and 1973 in English and held by 484 libraries worldwide
Biographies of ten saints of the Catholic Church
Little house in the big woods by Laura Ingalls Wilder( Book )
13 editions published between 1932 and 1947 in English and held by 480 libraries worldwide
Meer dan honderd jaar geleden woonde de kleine Laura met haar familie in de bossen van Noord-Amerika. Daar was het gezellig en veilig, ook al sloop er wel weleens een beer om het huis
By the shores of Silver Lake by Laura Ingalls Wilder( Book )
7 editions published between 1939 and 1956 in English and held by 442 libraries worldwide
Sequel to the author's "On the banks of Plum Creek." Dakota in the early days of the railroads is the background for this true story of American life. Contains a description of a railroad building camp seen thru the eyes of Laura at the age of thirteen
Little town on the prairie by Laura Ingalls Wilder( Book )
4 editions published in 1941 in English and held by 433 libraries worldwide
Pa's homestead thrives, Laura gets her first job in town, blackbirds eat the corn and oats crops, Mary goes to college, and Laura gets into trouble at school, but becomes a certified school teacher
These happy golden years by Laura Ingalls Wilder( Book )
3 editions published in 1943 in English and held by 414 libraries worldwide
Laura has her first experiences as a teacher, and is courted by Almanzo Wilder
Blue barns, the story of two big geese and seven little ducks by Helen Sewell( Book )
14 editions published between 1933 and 1968 in English and Undetermined and held by 394 libraries worldwide
Blue Barns is home to many different animals including seven little ducks who learn to fly on their own
Emily Dickinson by Emily Dickinson( Book )
8 editions published between 1952 and 2005 in English and held by 388 libraries worldwide
This is a collection of poems by Emily Dickinson, who used words to paint vivid pictures
Bluebonnets for Lucinda by Frances Clarke Sayers( Book )
5 editions published between 1934 and 1984 in English and held by 380 libraries worldwide
Lucinda travels to mainland Texas to visit friends and see the bluebonnets
A first Bible ( Book )
8 editions published between 1934 and 1963 in English and held by 355 libraries worldwide
"It contains in the words of the King James Bible the stories which time has proved to be the most interesting and inspiring to youth of every age"--Foreword
The Fair American by Elizabeth Jane Coatsworth( Book )
9 editions published between 1940 and 2005 in English and Swedish and held by 294 libraries worldwide
Pierre, sole survivor of his family because of the horrors of the French Revolution, escapes to Brest where he is taken on as a cabin boy
Tag-along Tooloo by Frances Clarke Sayers( Book )
7 editions published between 1941 and 1958 in English and held by 282 libraries worldwide
Five-year-old Talluluh, Ann's sister, wants to do everything Ann and her friends, Susan and Virginia, do. But all three tell her she's either too little, it's too hard, or, it's too dangerous, and nickname her Tag-Along Tooloo! Echo's of the author's own childhood growing up in Galveston, Texas can be seen in this story of Texas
A round of carols ( score )
2 editions published in 1964 in English and held by 278 libraries worldwide
Pride and prejudice by Jane Austen( Book )
5 editions published between 1940 and 1986 in English and held by 188 libraries worldwide
In early nineteenth-century England, a spirited young woman copes with the suit of a snobbish gentleman as well as the romantic entanglements of her four sisters
 
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Alternative Names
シュウェル, ヘレン
Languages
English (218)
Swedish (4)
Danish (2)
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