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Ness, Evaline

Overview
Works: 122 works in 388 publications in 11 languages and 27,053 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Poetry  Fairy tales  Legends  Picture books  Stories in rhyme  History  Folklore 
Roles: Author, Illustrator
Classifications: PZ7.N4384, E
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Publications about Evaline Ness
Publications by Evaline Ness
Publications by Evaline Ness, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Evaline Ness
Sam, Bangs, and moonshine by Evaline Ness( Book )
64 editions published between 1966 and 2014 in 11 languages and held by 4,672 libraries worldwide
Relates the experiences of a little girl as she learns to tell the difference between make believe and real life
A pocketful of cricket by Rebecca Caudill( Book )
22 editions published between 1964 and 2004 in 4 languages and held by 2,026 libraries worldwide
A boy takes his pet cricket to school where it first disturbs the class with its chirping, but then becomes the show-and-tell attraction
Tom tit tot : an English folk tale by Evaline Ness( Book )
15 editions published between 1965 and 1997 in English and held by 1,081 libraries worldwide
A variation of the story of Rumpelstiltskin, the scheming small creature who strikes a devilish bargain with a dull-witted country girl
Thistle and thyme; tales and legends from Scotland by Sorche Nic Leodhas( Book )
8 editions published between 1960 and 1975 in English and held by 1,013 libraries worldwide
Ink woodcut & zip-a-tone illustration
All in the morning early by Sorche Nic Leodhas( Book )
6 editions published between 1963 and 1971 in English and held by 864 libraries worldwide
Sandy with his sack of corn, one huntsman, two ewes, three gypsies, four farmers, five lads, six hares, seven geese, eight burnybees, nine larks, and ten bonny lassies travel together on the highlands of Scotland
Favorite fairy tales told in Italy by Virginia Haviland( Book )
2 editions published between 1965 and 1974 in English and held by 860 libraries worldwide
Cenerentola -- The story of Bensurdatu -- The stone in the Cock's Head -- Bastianelo -- The three Goslings -- The golden Lion
Some of the days of Everett Anderson by Lucille Clifton( Book )
5 editions published between 1970 and 1987 in English and held by 833 libraries worldwide
Nine poems about a boy who likes to play in the rain, is not afraid of the dark, and sometimes feels lonely
The Sherwood ring by Elizabeth Marie Pope( Book )
7 editions published between 1958 and 2001 in English and held by 751 libraries worldwide
A young orphan is sent to live with an eccentric uncle who leaves her largely to herself. She discovers that Uncle Enos' house is full of mysteries ... and ghosts!
Amelia mixed the mustard and other poems by Evaline Ness( Book )
4 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 701 libraries worldwide
Women and girls of all types and dispositions are the heroines of twenty children's poems and limericks
Do you have the time, Lydia? by Evaline Ness( Book )
9 editions published between 1971 and 1976 in 3 languages and held by 677 libraries worldwide
Lydia is busy with so many projects that she never has time to finish any of them
Everett Anderson's Christmas coming by Lucille Clifton( Book )
4 editions published in 1971 in English and Undetermined and held by 608 libraries worldwide
Nine poems describe a small boy's preparations for Christmas
The truthful harp by Lloyd Alexander( Book )
8 editions published between 1967 and 2016 in Japanese and English and held by 604 libraries worldwide
The king of a small land in Prydain, unable to pass the test to be a bard, is given a harp whose strings keep breaking as he speaks
Old Mother Hubbard and her dog by Sarah Catherine Martin( Book )
7 editions published between 1972 and 1973 in English and held by 573 libraries worldwide
Old Mother Hubbard runs errand after errand for her remarkable sheepdog
The lives of my cat Alfred by Nathan Zimelman( Book )
3 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 563 libraries worldwide
Alfred is a truly remarkable, friendly cat who owns a tree of bird song, believes in education, and might even have lived nine lives
The princess and the lion by Elizabeth Coatsworth( Book )
4 editions published in 1963 in English and held by 549 libraries worldwide
A princess in disguise journeys to tell her brother that he has been named king, and to warn him to abandon his plan to escape from the mountain prison where he had been banished by the old king who sought to avoid civil strife
Coll and his white pig by Lloyd Alexander( Book )
8 editions published between 1965 and 2016 in Japanese and English and held by 532 libraries worldwide
A good-natured gardener of the Land of Prydain, aided by friends of the forest, rescues his white pig from his country's greatest enemy
The devil's bridge : a legend by Charles Scribner( Book )
4 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 523 libraries worldwide
The Devil promises a French town that he will build them a bridge for the price of a human soul
Josefina February by Evaline Ness( Book )
7 editions published between 1963 and 1970 in English and Undetermined and held by 522 libraries worldwide
Josefina is very happy when she is unable to find the owner of a baby burro, but she is very sad that she has not sold her basket of fruit and will be unable to buy grandfather his birthday gift
The steamroller : a fantasy by Margaret Wise Brown( Book )
3 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 493 libraries worldwide
A little girl wakes up on Christmas morning and finds that her only gift is a big black steamroller
Mr. Miacca; an English folk tale by Evaline Ness( Book )
9 editions published between 1967 and 1971 in English and held by 482 libraries worldwide
Tommy Grimes is seized by Mr. Miacca who captures bad boys and features boy-meat for supper
 
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Alternative Names
Evaline Ness American illustrator and children's writer
Evaline Ness Amerikaans illustratrice (1911-1986)
Michelow, Evaline 1911-1986
Ness, Evaline Michelow 1911-1986
ネス, E
ネス, イーヴリン
ネス, エヴァリン
ネス, エバライン
ネス, エバリン
Languages
English (170)
Japanese (9)
Chinese (5)
Spanish (5)
German (3)
Danish (2)
Swedish (2)
Afrikaans (2)
Norwegian (1)
Korean (1)
Dutch (1)
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