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Parnall, Peter

Overview
Works: 85 works in 330 publications in 6 languages and 36,769 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Picture books  Poetry  Folklore  Stories in rhyme  Action and adventure fiction  Nature stories  Braille books 
Roles: Author, Illustrator
Classifications: PZ7.B3435, E
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Publications about Peter Parnall
Publications by Peter Parnall
Most widely held works about Peter Parnall
 
Most widely held works by Peter Parnall
Annie and the Old One by Miska Miles( Book )
31 editions published between 1971 and 2002 in 6 languages and held by 3,240 libraries worldwide
A young Navajo girl attempts to prevent the passage of time when she learns that her grandmother's days are numbered
Hawk, I'm your brother by Byrd Baylor( Book )
25 editions published between 1976 and 2007 in English and Spanish and held by 2,486 libraries worldwide
Determined to learn to fly, Rudy adopts a hawk hoping that their kinship will bring him closer to his goal
The desert is theirs by Byrd Baylor( Book )
13 editions published between 1975 and 2007 in English and held by 2,249 libraries worldwide
Simple text and illustrations describe the characteristics of the desert and its plant, animal, and human life
The way to start a day by Byrd Baylor( Book )
14 editions published between 1978 and 1998 in English and held by 2,014 libraries worldwide
Text and illustrations describe how people all over the world celebrate the sunrise
Everybody needs a rock by Byrd Baylor( Book )
25 editions published between 1974 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 1,714 libraries worldwide
Describes the qualities to consider in selecting the perfect rock for play and pleasure
Kävik the wolf dog by Walt Morey( Book )
17 editions published between 1968 and 1997 in English and held by 1,451 libraries worldwide
A wolf-dog instinctively travels 2000 miles from Washington to Alaska to return to the boy who once saved his life
I'm in charge of celebrations by Byrd Baylor( Book )
15 editions published between 1986 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 1,396 libraries worldwide
A dweller in the desert celebrates a triple rainbow, a chance encounter with a coyote, and other wonders of the wilderness
If you are a hunter of fossils by Byrd Baylor( Book )
12 editions published between 1979 and 1984 in English and held by 1,071 libraries worldwide
A fossil hunter looking for signs of an ancient sea in the rocks of a western Texas mountain describes how the area must have looked millions of years ago
Desert voices by Byrd Baylor( Book )
9 editions published between 1981 and 2007 in English and held by 922 libraries worldwide
Desert inhabitants describe the beauty of their home
The daywatchers by Peter Parnall( Book )
2 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 902 libraries worldwide
Discusses American birds of prey, such as eagle, hawk, osprey, and falcon, giving technical information as well as anecdotes of the author's experience with them
The other way to listen by Byrd Baylor( Book )
10 editions published between 1978 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 839 libraries worldwide
When you know "the other way to listen," you can hear wildflower seeds burst open, you can hear the rocks murmuring, and the hills singing, and it seems like the most natural thing in the world
The fire bringer; a Paiute Indian legend by Margaret Hodges( Book )
2 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 805 libraries worldwide
Retells the Paiute legend of the way the Coyote helped an Indian boy bring fire to his tribe
The table where rich people sit by Byrd Baylor( Book )
9 editions published between 1994 and 1998 in English and held by 788 libraries worldwide
A girl discovers that her impoverished family is rich in things that matter in life, especially being outdoors and experiencing nature
Apricot ABC by Miska Miles( Book )
6 editions published between 1961 and 1969 in English and Undetermined and held by 732 libraries worldwide
An apricot falls to the ground and becomes a thing to be examined by insects, eaten by a villainous hen, and covered by the processes of nature to grow again. Each page introduces a new letter of the alphabet
The twilight seas by Sally Carrighar( Book )
4 editions published between 1975 and 1979 in English and Spanish and held by 696 libraries worldwide
Follows the life of a blue whale from his birth to his mating and untimely death at the hands of whalers
Winter barn by Peter Parnall( Book )
1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 689 libraries worldwide
A dilapidated old barn shelters a wide variety of animals, including snakes, porcupines, cats, and a skunk, during the sub-zero winter temperature of Maine, while they wait for the first signs of spring
Roadrunner by Naomi John( Book )
2 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 616 libraries worldwide
Describes the activities of one day, from dawn to dusk, in the life of a road runner living in the desert
A natural history of marine mammals by Victor B Scheffer( Book )
4 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 590 libraries worldwide
Your own best secret place by Byrd Baylor( Book )
1 edition published in 1979 in English and held by 563 libraries worldwide
Considers the pleasures to be found in one's very own private place, whether it be a hollow in a tree, a sandy gully, or a secret sand dune
The nightwatchers by Angus Cameron( Book )
1 edition published in 1971 in English and held by 537 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Peter Parnall
Peter Parnall American illustrator and children's writer
Peter Parnall Amerikaans schrijver
パーナル, P
パーナル, ピーター
Languages
English (171)
Spanish (18)
Japanese (6)
Chinese (3)
Hebrew (1)
Korean (1)
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