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Biro, Val 1921-2014

Overview
Works: 806 works in 1,430 publications in 1 language and 22,323 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Biography  Folklore  Picture books  Fairy tales 
Roles: Illustrator, Creator, Narrator
Classifications: PZ7.B5233, [E]
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Val Biro
Publications by Val Biro
Publications by Val Biro, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Val Biro
Hungarian folk-tales by Val Biro( Book )
6 editions published between 1980 and 1992 in English and Undetermined and held by 458 libraries worldwide
A collection of traditional legends and folktales originating from Hungary
Gumdrop and the steamroller : story and pictures by Val Biro( Book )
7 editions published between 1976 and 2000 in English and held by 392 libraries worldwide
Gumdrop, Joe's smart old car, has a near-calamity with a steamroller
How to draw dinosaurs and prehistoric life by Marit Claridge( Book )
8 editions published between 1990 and 2006 in English and held by 359 libraries worldwide
A practical introduction, with step-by-step examples, of how to draw dinosaurs and other prehistoric life
Gumdrop at the zoo by Val Biro( Book )
3 editions published between 1983 and 2000 in English and held by 355 libraries worldwide
A sick camel at the zoo leaves the children without rides, unless Gumdrop the vintage car can save the day
Jack and the beanstalk by Val Biro( Book )
16 editions published between 1989 and 2000 in English and Undetermined and held by 353 libraries worldwide
A boy climbs to the top of a giant beanstalk where he uses his quick wits to outsmart an ogre and make his and his mother's fortune
Gumdrop and the farmyard caper by Val Biro( Book )
2 editions published between 1984 and 1985 in English and held by 349 libraries worldwide
Joe, his vintage car Gumdrop, and his puppy Horace have an outdoor adventure, in which Horace chases all the farm animals and meets a hungry fox
Santa's big sneeze by H. E Todd( Book )
2 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 340 libraries worldwide
When Santa Claus wakes up an entire family with his sneezing, everybody pitches in to help him finish his deliveries
Gumdrop's merry Christmas by Val Biro( Book )
8 editions published between 1980 and 1997 in English and held by 338 libraries worldwide
Gumdrop is the best by Val Biro( Book )
2 editions published between 1984 and 1985 in English and held by 332 libraries worldwide
Joe's friends try to convince him that his vintage car Gumdrop is no good and should be replaced by a new one like theirs
Gumdrop floats away by Val Biro( Book )
2 editions published between 1984 and 1985 in English and held by 324 libraries worldwide
At high tide, Joe's puppy Horace floats away in his vintage car Gumdrop
Archie the ugly dinosaur by M. Christina Butler( Book )
3 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and held by 321 libraries worldwide
Lone wolf : the story of Jack London by Arthur Calder-Marshall( Book )
1 edition published in 1962 in English and held by 315 libraries worldwide
The dialogue is drawn from authoritative sources and covers London's entire life, both the good and bad parts
The donkey that sneezed by Val Biro( Book )
15 editions published between 1986 and 2000 in English and held by 315 libraries worldwide
Every time Harry's donkey sneezed money fell from his mouth, so the wicked innkeeper decided to steal him, but with the help of a magic stick Harry taught the innkeeper a lesson
Gumdrop catches a cold by Val Biro( Book )
1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 304 libraries worldwide
When Gumdrop, a vintage car, catches a cold, his owner is concerned by his sneezing and wheezing and must save him from falling apart
Gumdrop goes to school : story and pictures by Val Biro( Book )
3 editions published between 1983 and 1986 in English and held by 304 libraries worldwide
When Joe takes his vintage car Gumdrop to school to show to the pupils, one of them tries to go for a ride without permission
Gumdrop and the great sausage caper : story and pictures by Val Biro( Book )
3 editions published between 1985 and 1986 in English and held by 303 libraries worldwide
Disobeying orders to stay with the vintage car Gumdrop, Horace the puppy faces an angry crowd and a mean bulldog after finding some sausage
Gumdrop finds a ghost by Val Biro( Book )
9 editions published between 1980 and 1997 in English and Undetermined and held by 300 libraries worldwide
At Mildew Manor, Gumdrop discovers a real ghost for the owner who has wanted one
The Pied Piper of Hamelin by Val Biro( Book )
7 editions published between 1985 and 2000 in English and held by 291 libraries worldwide
The Pied Piper pipes the village free of rats and when the Mayor and Corporation refuse to pay him for his service, he pipes away the children, too, until the villagers set their things right
The three billy-goats gruff by Val Biro( Book )
12 editions published between 1987 and 2007 in English and held by 282 libraries worldwide
The three billy goats live on a stony mountain, while across the valley they can see a lovely green grass meadow. The only way to get there is by the old bridge. But a terrible troll lives under the bridge and he threatens to gobble up anyone who tries to cross
Gumdrop gets a lift : story and pictures by Val Biro( Book )
4 editions published between 1983 and 1996 in English and held by 279 libraries worldwide
While giving everyone a ride, Gumdrop the vintage car gets stuck in the creek and needs help himself
 
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Alternative Names
Bairo, Vals, 1921-
Biro.
Bíró 1921-
Biro, 1921-2014
Biro, B.
Biro, B. (Balint), 1921-
Biro, B. (Balint), 1921-2014
Biro, B. S.
Biro, B. S. 1921-
Biro, B. S. (Balint Stephen), 1921-
Biro, B. S. (Balint Stephen), 1921-2014
Biro, Balint Stephen.
Biro, Balint Stephen 1921-
Biro, Balint Stephen, 1921-2014
Biro, Val
Languages
English (110)
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