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Winter, Jeanette

Overview
Works: 144 works in 437 publications in 9 languages and 49,380 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Biography  Biographies  Picture books  Fiction  Patterns  Upside-down books  History  Nursery rhymes  Rebuses 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Creator
Classifications: PZ7.W7547, B
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Jeanette Winter
Publications by Jeanette Winter
Most widely held works about Jeanette Winter
 
Most widely held works by Jeanette Winter
Wangari's trees of peace : a true story from Africa by Jeanette Winter( Book )
10 editions published between 2008 and 2018 in English and held by 3,978 libraries worldwide
This true story of Wangari Maathai, environmentalist and winner of the Nobel Peace Prize, is a shining example of how one woman's passion, vision, and determination inspired great change
The librarian of Basra : a true story from Iraq by Jeanette Winter( Book )
39 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 2,737 libraries worldwide
Alia Muhammad Baker is a librarian in Basra, Iraq. For fourteen years, her library has been a meeting place for those who love books. Now war has come, and Alia fears that the library--along with the thirty thousand books within it--will be destroyed forever. This is the true story of her struggle to save her community's priceless collection of books
Follow the drinking gourd by Jeanette Winter( Book )
18 editions published between 1988 and 2008 in English and French and held by 2,613 libraries worldwide
By following the directions in a song, "The Drinking Gourd," taught them by an old sailor named Peg Leg Joe, runaway slaves journey north along the Underground Railroad to freedom in Canada
Diego by Jonah Winter( Book )
25 editions published between 1991 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 1,709 libraries worldwide
Discusses the childhood of Diego Rivera and how it influenced his art
The watcher : Jane Goodall's life with the chimps by Jeanette Winter( Book )
4 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 1,665 libraries worldwide
This book traces out the life and career of Jane Goodall as a watcher of English fauna to her adult work as scholar of animal behavior in Africa
My name is Georgia : a portrait by Jeanette Winter( Book )
8 editions published between 1998 and 2003 in English and Japanese and held by 1,614 libraries worldwide
Presents, in brief text and illustrations, the life of the painter who drew much of her inspiration from nature
Nasreen's secret school : a true story from Afghanistan by Jeanette Winter( Book )
7 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in English and Dutch and held by 1,367 libraries worldwide
Based on a true story. After her parents are taken away by the Taliban, young Nasreen stops speaking. But as she spends time in a secret school, she slowly breaks out of her shell
Henri's scissors by Jeanette Winter( Book )
9 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,236 libraries worldwide
"When Henri Matisse was a boy, he drew pictures everywhere. And when he grew up, he became a famous artist whose paintings were beloved around the world. Then late in life, a serious illness confined Henri to just his bed and a wheelchair. But amazingly, from there he created some of his finest works, the enormous and breathtaking paper cut-outs."--Jacket flap
Day of the Dead by Tony Johnston( Book )
8 editions published between 1997 and 2009 in English and Spanish and held by 1,184 libraries worldwide
Describes a Mexican family preparing for and celebrating the Day of the Dead
Eight hands round : a patchwork alphabet by Ann Whitford Paul( Book )
5 editions published between 1991 and 1996 in English and held by 1,095 libraries worldwide
Introduces the letters of the alphabet with names of early American patchwork quilt patterns and explains the origins of the designs by describing the activity or occupation they derive from
Mama : a true story in which a baby hippo loses his mama during the tsunami, but finds a new home and a new mama by Jeanette Winter( Book )
9 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 1,090 libraries worldwide
A true story about a baby hippo who loses his mother during a tsunami, but finds a new home and a new mother
Sebastian : a book about Bach by Jeanette Winter( Book )
5 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 1,054 libraries worldwide
Describes how Johann Sebastian Bach survived the sorrows of his childhood and composed the music the world has come to love
The house that Jack built by Jeanette Winter( Book )
6 editions published between 2000 and 2003 in English and held by 1,008 libraries worldwide
A retelling of the classic folk tale
Malala, Iqbal : two stories of bravery by Jeanette Winter( Book )
1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 1,007 libraries worldwide
"A lushly illustrated picture-book biography of two young Pakistani heroes, Malala Yousafzai and Iqbal Masih, from acclaimed nonfiction author/illustrator Jeanette Winter"--
September roses by Jeanette Winter( Book )
3 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and Japanese and held by 909 libraries worldwide
On September 11, 2001, two sisters from South Africa find a good use for the roses they have grown when the flower show in New York City is canceled due to the attack on the World Trade Center
Josefina by Jeanette Winter( Book )
2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 901 libraries worldwide
A counting book inspired by Mexican folk artist Josefina Aguilar who makes painted clay figures
Calavera abecedario : a Day of the Dead alphabet book by Jeanette Winter( Book )
7 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and held by 873 libraries worldwide
Every year Don Pedro and his family make paper-mache skeletons, or calavera, for Mexico's Day of the Dead holiday, and every letter of the alphabet gets its own unique bones
The secret project by Jonah Winter( Book )
3 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 825 libraries worldwide
"The world's greatest scientists gather in a secret town in the desert to develop the atomic bomb."--
Kali's song by Jeanette Winter( Book )
4 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 715 libraries worldwide
Thousands and thousands of years ago, a young boy gets his first hunting bow and learns to shoot, but he prefers to use the bow to make music
 
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Alternative Names
윈터, 자넷
윈터, 지네트
ウィンター, ジャネット
ジャネット・ウィンター
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