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Jeffers, Susan

Works: 115 works in 521 publications in 12 languages and 58,963 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Poetry  Nursery rhymes  Stories in rhyme  Fairy tales  Folklore  Board books  Legends  Pictorial works 
Roles: Illustrator, Author, Book designer, Creator
Classifications: PZ8.E32, E
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Publications about Susan Jeffers
Publications by Susan Jeffers
Most widely held works about Susan Jeffers
Most widely held works by Susan Jeffers
Brother eagle, sister sky : a message from Chief Seattle by Seattle( Book )
50 editions published between 1991 and 2008 in 7 languages and held by 3,800 libraries worldwide
A Suquamish Indian chief describes his people's respect and love for the earth, and concern for its destruction
Stopping by woods on a snowy evening by Robert Frost( Book )
13 editions published between 1978 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 3,451 libraries worldwide
Illustrations of wintry scenes accompany each line of the well-known poem--Résumé de l'éditeur
Hiawatha by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow( Book )
29 editions published between 1983 and 2004 in 5 languages and held by 2,672 libraries worldwide
Verses from Longfellow's epic poem depict the boyhood of Hiawatha
McDuff moves in by Rosemary Wells( Book )
16 editions published between 1997 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 2,599 libraries worldwide
A little white dog that nobody seems to want finds just the right home--and a name
McDuff and the baby by Rosemary Wells( Book )
14 editions published between 1997 and 2006 in English and Spanish and held by 2,034 libraries worldwide
McDuff enjoys reading the paper with Fred and taking walks in the woods with Lucy, but all that changes when they bring a new baby home
Blueberries for the Queen by John Paterson( Book )
3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 2,002 libraries worldwide
In the summer of 1942, when Queen Wilhelmina of the Netherlands lives down the road from his family's house in Massachusetts, young William decides to take her some of the blueberries he has picked. Includes historical notes. In 1942 Queen Wilhelmina of the Netherlands, living in exile after the Nazi invasion of her country, spent the summer in Lee, Massachusetts, with her daughter and granddaughters. The following is based on a true story ... It's summertime in New England during World War II, and a boy named William likes to imagine at bedtime that he is a brave knight fighting great battles to end the war. But in the morning he is always just William again, not big enough to contribute to the war effort like the rest of his family. Then a real queen moves in just down the road: Queen Wilhelmina of the Netherlands. William's parents explain that the queen has been forced out of her country because of the war. Now William has his chance to do something. It may not be war work -- it's more like peace work -- but that makes all the difference. Susan Jeffers's dramatic illustrations portray the compelling contrast between William's imagination and the real events in the story, which are based on an actual incident in John Paterson's childhood. Visually stunning, with an evocative, poignant telling, this is the picture-book art form at its finest
McDuff comes home by Rosemary Wells( Book )
8 editions published between 1997 and 2006 in English and held by 1,965 libraries worldwide
McDuff the little white dog gets lost while chasing a bunny and needs help finding his way home
Lassie come-home by Rosemary Wells( Book )
24 editions published between 1995 and 2000 in 4 languages and held by 1,949 libraries worldwide
Sold in financial desperation to a wealthy duke living in the far north of Scotland, a collie undertakes a 1000-mile journey in order to be reunited with her former master in Yorkshire
Three jovial huntsmen by Susan Jeffers( Book )
24 editions published between 1973 and 1993 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,679 libraries worldwide
Despite the many animals in the forest, three hunters see only a ship, a house, and a pincushion and find nothing to shoot
Cinderella by Susan Jeffers( Book )
11 editions published between 1985 and 2004 in English and held by 1,626 libraries worldwide
In her haste to flee the palace before the fairy godmother's magic loses effect, Cinderella leaves behind a glass slipper
Hansel and Gretel by Susan Jeffers( Book )
20 editions published between 1980 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,613 libraries worldwide
When they are left in the woods by their parents, two children find their way home despite an encounter with a wicked witch
Silent night by Joseph Mohr( Book )
9 editions published between 1984 and 2003 in English and held by 1,608 libraries worldwide
An illustrated version of the well-known German Christmas hymn celebrating the birth of Christ
McDuff's new friend by Rosemary Wells( Book )
6 editions published between 1998 and 2004 in English and held by 1,598 libraries worldwide
On Christmas Eve, McDuff's persistent "woofing" begins to annoy Fred and Lucy, but it leads to the rescue of Santa, whose sleigh has gotten stuck in the snow
McDuff saves the day by Rosemary Wells( Book )
4 editions published between 2001 and 2005 in English and held by 1,583 libraries worldwide
Fred, Lucy, the baby, and McDuff go to the lake for a Fourth of July picnic, but when ants consume all of their food it's up to McDuff to find something for them to eat
The midnight farm by Reeve Lindbergh( Book )
9 editions published between 1987 and 1995 in English and held by 1,547 libraries worldwide
Secrets of the dark are revealed in this poem describing a farm at midnight
Thumbelina by Amy Ehrlich( Book )
17 editions published between 1979 and 2005 in English and Spanish and held by 1,486 libraries worldwide
A retelling of Hans Christian Andersen's classic fairy tale about a girl who is only one inch tall
My pony by Susan Jeffers( Book )
8 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in English and held by 1,384 libraries worldwide
Longing to own a pony, a young girl finds that the one she draws seems to come alive and take her on a fantastical journey
McDuff goes to school by Rosemary Wells( Book )
2 editions published between 2001 and 2005 in English and held by 1,374 libraries worldwide
When McDuff and his new French-speaking neighbors' dog are enrolled in obedience school, it seems as though McDuff has not learned his lessons
The Snow Queen by Amy Ehrlich( Book )
5 editions published between 1982 and 2006 in English and held by 1,323 libraries worldwide
The strength of a little girl's love enables her to overcome many obstacles and free a boy from the Snow Queen's spell
The wild swans by Amy Ehrlich( Book )
18 editions published between 1981 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 1,311 libraries worldwide
Eleven brothers, turned into wild swans by an evil stepmother, are saved by the sacrifices of their beautiful sister, Elise
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Alternative Names
제퍼스, 수잔
제퍼즈, 수잔
ジェファーズ, スーザン
English (236)
Spanish (19)
German (9)
Chinese (8)
Danish (3)
Finnish (3)
Japanese (2)
Italian (2)
Swedish (1)
Hebrew (1)
Korean (1)
Czech (1)
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