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Parnall, Peter

Overview
Works: 85 works in 343 publications in 6 languages and 36,456 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 )
32 editions published between 1971 and 2005 in 5 languages and held by 3,235 libraries worldwide
A Navajo girl unravels a day's weaving on a rug whose completion, she believes, will mean the death of her grandmother
Hawk, I'm your brother by Byrd Baylor( Book )
25 editions published between 1976 and 2007 in English and Spanish and held by 2,464 libraries worldwide
"Rudi Soto sueña con volar, quiere flotar en el viento, quiere elevarse muy alto, por encima de los desfiladeros. No se ve a sí mismo como un pajarito de alas livianas que aletea y revolotea cuando vuela. Ni como un reyezuelo. Ni como un gorrión. Más bien sería como un halcón."
The desert is theirs by Byrd Baylor( Book )
14 editions published between 1975 and 2007 in English and held by 2,234 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 )
16 editions published between 1977 and 1998 in English and held by 2,001 libraries worldwide
Text and illustrations describe how people all over the world celebrate the sunrise
Everybody needs a rock by Byrd Baylor( Book )
24 editions published between 1974 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 1,710 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 1,450 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 1,392 libraries worldwide
"A dweller in the desert celebrates a triple rainbow, a chance encounter with a coyote, and other wonders of the wilderness." -- Verso
If you are a hunter of fossils by Byrd Baylor( Book )
13 editions published between 1979 and 1984 in English and held by 1,064 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 919 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 892 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 )
11 editions published between 1978 and 2014 in English and held by 829 libraries worldwide
After hoping and trying, the narrator is finally able to hear the hills singing
The fire bringer; a Paiute Indian legend by Margaret Hodges( Book )
3 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 797 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 789 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 728 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 )
5 editions published between 1975 and 1979 in English and Spanish and held by 690 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 685 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 609 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 586 libraries worldwide
Your own best secret place by Byrd Baylor( Book )
1 edition published in 1979 in English and held by 556 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 535 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 (180)
Spanish (18)
Japanese (6)
Chinese (3)
Hebrew (1)
Korean (1)
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