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Coerr, Eleanor

Overview
Works: 74 works in 456 publications in 13 languages and 21,462 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  History  Readers (Publications)  Picture books  Children's audiobooks  Biography  Children's films  Nonfiction films  Short films 
Roles: Author, Performer
Classifications: PZ7.C6567, E
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Eleanor Coerr
Publications by Eleanor Coerr
Publications by Eleanor Coerr, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about Eleanor Coerr
 
Most widely held works by Eleanor Coerr
Sadako and the thousand paper cranes by Eleanor Coerr( Book )
119 editions published between 1977 and 2015 in 10 languages and held by 4,842 libraries worldwide
Hospitalized with the dreaded atom bomb disease, leukemia, a child in Hiroshima races against time to fold one thousand paper cranes to verify the legend that by doing so a sick person will become healthy
The big balloon race by Eleanor Coerr( Book )
28 editions published between 1981 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 2,674 libraries worldwide
Ariel almost causes her famous mother to losa a balloon race and helps her win it
The Josefina story quilt by Eleanor Coerr( Book )
27 editions published between 1981 and 2010 in English and Spanish and held by 2,447 libraries worldwide
While traveling west with her family in 1850, a young girl makes a patchwork quilt chronicling the experiences of the journey and reserves two special patches for her pet hen Josefina
Sadako by Eleanor Coerr( Book )
28 editions published between 1980 and 2000 in 4 languages and held by 1,737 libraries worldwide
Fictionalised account of a courageous little Japanese girl's struggle with leukemia after the bombing of Hiroshima
Buffalo Bill and the Pony Express by Eleanor Coerr( Book )
8 editions published between 1993 and 1998 in English and held by 1,410 libraries worldwide
Sixteen-year-old Bill finds adventure when he becomes a rider for the Pony Express (though his letters home never hint at the dangers he encounters)
Sadako and the thousand paper cranes by Eleanor Coerr( Sound Recording )
41 editions published between 1977 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,238 libraries worldwide
Hospitalized with the dreaded atom bomb disease, Leukemia, a child in Hiroshima races against time to fold one thousand paper cranes to verify the legend that by doing so a sick person will become healthy
Chang's paper pony by Eleanor Coerr( Book )
7 editions published between 1988 and 2000 in English and held by 1,182 libraries worldwide
In San Francisco during the 1850's gold rush, Chang, the son of Chinese immigrants, wants a pony but cannot afford one until his friend Big Pete finds a solution
Mieko and the fifth treasure by Eleanor Coerr( Book )
25 editions published between 1993 and 2014 in English and Chinese and held by 1,174 libraries worldwide
Staying with her grandparents after the atomic bomb has been dropped on Nagasaki, ten-year-old Mieko feels that the happiness in her heart has departed forever and she will no longer be able to produce a beautiful drawing for the contest at school
The Josefina story quilt by Eleanor Coerr( Sound Recording )
17 editions published between 1986 and 2016 in English and held by 491 libraries worldwide
While traveling west with her family in 1850, a young girl makes a patchwork quilt chronicling the experiences of the journey and reserves a special patch for her pet hen Josefina
The big balloon race by Eleanor Coerr( Sound Recording )
18 editions published between 1981 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 477 libraries worldwide
Ariel almost causes her famous mother to lose a balloon race and then helps her win it
Lady with a torch : how the Statue of Liberty was born by Eleanor Coerr( Book )
2 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 354 libraries worldwide
Describes how the French sculptor Frédéric Auguste Bartholdi realized his dream of building the giant Statue of Liberty
Jane Goodall by Eleanor Coerr( Book )
1 edition published in 1976 in English and held by 325 libraries worldwide
A biography of the woman whose childhood love of wildlife led her into the African bush to study chimpanzees and into later becoming a world-famous ethologist
S is for silver : a Nevada alphabet by Eleanor Coerr( Book )
4 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in English and held by 323 libraries worldwide
Brief rhymes for each letter of the alphabet, accompanied by longer explanatory text, present features of Nevada
Circus day in Japan by Eleanor Coerr( Book )
11 editions published between 1953 and 2016 in English and Japanese and held by 308 libraries worldwide
A Japanese brother and sister take a train from the farm where they live into the city to go to their first circus, where they delight in the jugglers, the trapeze artists, and the big white elephant
The bell ringer and the pirates by Eleanor Coerr( Book )
1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 299 libraries worldwide
An Indian boy rings the Mission bells to warn of danger and signal safety when pirates attack
Sadako y las mil grullas de papel by Eleanor Coerr( Book )
20 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in Spanish and English and held by 264 libraries worldwide
Hospitalized with the dreaded atom bomb disease, leukemia, a child in Hiroshima races against time to fold one thousand paper cranes to verify the legend that by doing so a sick person will become healthy
The mixed-up mystery smell by Eleanor Coerr( Book )
2 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 251 libraries worldwide
Youthful detectives investigate the mystery of the mixed-up smell surrounding a formerly empty old house that is rumored to be haunted
Gigi, a baby whale borrowed for science and returned to the sea by Eleanor Coerr( Book )
1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 236 libraries worldwide
An account of a gray whale calf taken from its mother for study in a sheltered environment before being returned to the sea
Sadako and the thousand paper cranes by Eleanor Coerr( visu )
10 editions published between 1990 and 2009 in English and held by 224 libraries worldwide
Animated version of the true story of Sadako Sasaki, a young Japanese girl who developed leukemia from radiation caused by the bombing of Hiroshima. While hospitalized, her closest friend reminded her of the Japanese legend that if she folded a thousand paper cranes, the gods might grant her wish to be well again. With hope and determination, Sadako began folding
Biography of a kangaroo by Eleanor Coerr( Book )
1 edition published in 1976 in English and held by 182 libraries worldwide
Describes the experiences, from birth to mating, of a young kangaroo living in the Australian bush
 
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Alternative Names
Coer, Eleanor 1922-2010
Coerr, E. 1922-2010
Coerr, Eleanor
Coerr, Eleanor B.
Coerr, Eleanor Beatrice 1922-
Eleanor Coerr Canadees schrijfster (1922-2010)
Hicks Eleanor B.
Hicks, Eleanor B. 1922-2010
Page, Eleanor 1922-2010
エレノア・コア
コア, エリナー
可兒, 艾琳諾
Languages
English (309)
Spanish (25)
French (11)
Chinese (6)
German (5)
Japanese (3)
Swedish (3)
Korean (1)
Persian (1)
Arabic (1)
Basque (1)
Dutch (1)
Thai (1)
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