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Nordqvist, Sven

Overview
Works: 1,032 works in 2,991 publications in 25 languages and 10,439 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Christmas stories  Handbooks and manuals  Picture books 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Creator, 9pu, Contributor, Bibliographic antecedent, Other, Artist, Translator, pw, Arranger, 9 p;
Classifications: PZ7.N7756, E
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Publications about Sven Nordqvist
Publications by Sven Nordqvist
Most widely held works by Sven Nordqvist
Pancake pie by Sven Nordqvist( Book )
111 editions published between 1984 and 2015 in 10 languages and held by 1,038 libraries worldwide
This story about baking a 'pancake-cake' for the cat with three birthdays a year! When Pettson sets out to make Findus a cake, he finds that he's missing a key ingredient. This starts a hilarious chain of events resulting in Pettson distracting a bull, climbing through a skylight into his attic to find his fishing pole to fish the key out of the well, so he can open his shed, fix his flat tire, then ride to the store to buy some flour (and a new pair of overalls), then made a tasty cake for Findus!
The fox hunt by Sven Nordqvist( Book )
73 editions published between 1986 and 2015 in 11 languages and held by 880 libraries worldwide
Farmer Festus and his cat find a way of getting rid of a troublesome fox by using their brains instead of a gun. Suggested level: junior, primary
Merry Christmas, Festus and Mercury by Sven Nordqvist( Book )
23 editions published between 1988 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 471 libraries worldwide
Unable to continue with Christmas preparations because of his injured foot, old man Festus and his cat Mercury face a bleak Christmas until the neighbors come to the rescue
Festus & Mercury ruckus in the garden by Sven Nordqvist( Book )
43 editions published between 1990 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 418 libraries worldwide
Festus and his cat Mercury come up with elaborate methods to protect their garden from chickens, pigs, and cows
Findus disappears! by Sven Nordqvist( Book )
58 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in 9 languages and held by 298 libraries worldwide
Farmer Pettson's talking cat Findus disappears on the farm and runs into some mice and a badger before being rescued by Pettson
Festus & Mercury wishing to go fishing by Sven Nordqvist( Book )
36 editions published between 1987 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 278 libraries worldwide
Mercury the cat tries to cheer up his grouchy old master Festus through elaborate plans to get him to go fishing
Porker finds a chair by Sven Nordqvist( Book )
7 editions published between 1988 and 2007 in Swedish and English and held by 248 libraries worldwide
Porker finds a chair but can't figure out how to sit on it
The hat hunt by Sven Nordqvist( Book )
19 editions published between 1987 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 204 libraries worldwide
When the hat he never takes off suddenly disappears, Grandpa searches for it all over town and in the process finds a variety of objects from his past
The Tomtes' Christmas porridge by Sven Nordqvist( Book )
27 editions published between 1986 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 202 libraries worldwide
"Every Christmas Eve, the family put out porridge for the Tomtes to thank them for their help around the farm. But this year they forget, and Papa Tomte will be angry if he finds out. So Mama Tomte and the children hatch a cunning plan ... A charming story based on an old Swedish Christmas tradition" --Cover verso
Festus and Mercury go camping by Sven Nordqvist( Book )
15 editions published between 1992 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 166 libraries worldwide
Festus and his cat, Mercury, change their plans for a camping trip when the chickens insist on going along
Pettson gaat kamperen by Sven Nordqvist( Book )
6 editions published between 1992 and 2010 in Dutch and Undetermined and held by 164 libraries worldwide
Opa Pettson en zijn poes Findus willen gaan kamperen, maar komen niet verder dan de achtertuin. Prentenboek met grote gekleurde tekeningen en stripachtige details. Vanaf ca. 5 jaar
Willie in the big world : an adventure with numbers by Sven Nordqvist( Book )
8 editions published between 1985 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 141 libraries worldwide
In searching for the big world, Willie encounters witches, talking animals, and other strange creatures, who give him odd objects that come in handy later on, and introduce him to the concepts of numbers and counting
Findus gaat verhuizen by Sven Nordqvist( Book )
2 editions published in 2012 in Dutch and held by 140 libraries worldwide
Omdat kat Findus van opa Pettson niet om vier uur 's nachts op zijn bed mag springen, verhuist hij naar een huisje in de tuin. Maar is dat wel zo leuk? Prentvertelling met paginagrote kleurenillustraties. Vanaf ca. 5 jaar
Porker's taxi by Sven Nordqvist( Book )
4 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in Swedish and English and held by 126 libraries worldwide
As he transports passengers uphill and downhill in his wheelbarrow, Porker makes an interesting discovery
When Findus was little and disappeared by Sven Nordqvist( Book )
5 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in English and held by 112 libraries worldwide
Farmer Pettson tells the story of when Findus was little and came to live with him, and how he lost him and found him again. Suggested level: junior, primary
Mamá Muu y el chichón by Jujja Wieslander( Book )
31 editions published between 2006 and 2015 in 14 languages and held by 106 libraries worldwide
When Mamá Muu has a little accident and ends up with a scratch and a lump on her forehead, the farmer helps with her scratch, while her friend Cuervo flies off to see if he can help with the lump on her head
Toen Findus klein was by Sven Nordqvist( Book )
3 editions published between 2001 and 2012 in Dutch and held by 103 libraries worldwide
Opa Pettson vertelt hoe zijn bijdehante poes Findus bij hem in huis kwam en dat hij hem een keer kwijt was. Prentenboek met gedetailleerde tekeningen in kleur. Vanaf ca. 5 jaar
Het hengelsportboek voor kinderen by Casper Verner-Carlsson( Book )
16 editions published between 1993 and 2011 in 7 languages and held by 95 libraries worldwide
Informatie over zaken waarmee je te maken krijgt wanneer je hengelen als jouw sport kiest. Met veel gekleurde tekeningen. Vanaf ca. 10 jaar
Morgen, Findus, wird's was geben by Sven Nordqvist( Book )
37 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 94 libraries worldwide
Eine Weihnachtsüberraschung für Pettersson und Findus: 1994 kam die vorliegende Geschichte von Pettersson und Findus das erste Mal heraus. Nun ist sie erstmals im Taschenbuch erschienen. Es wird darin erzählt wie Pettersson seinem Kater Findus vom Weihnachtsmann erzählt und dieser ihn unbedingt treffen möchte. Nachdem Pettersson ihm dies versprochen hat, geht er an die Arbeit, um eine Weihnachtsmannmaschine herzustellen. Dass dies gar nicht so einfach ist, merkt Pettersson bald schon. Was es da alles zu tun gibt und mit welchen Schwierigkeiten der Tüftler zu kämpfen hat, wird in den siebzehn Kapiteln ebenso erzählt, wie die Überraschung, welche auf Pettersson am Weihnachtsabend wartet ... Diese spannende Geschichte, wird durch viele liebenswerte Bilder veranschaulicht und bereichert. Ein schönes Vorlesebuch zur Weihnachtszeit. Ab 5 Jahren, ausgezeichnet, Beatrice Balint
Aan de slag met Findus : het knutselboek voor binnen en buiten by Sven Nordqvist( Book )
22 editions published between 1998 and 2008 in 7 languages and held by 90 libraries worldwide
Met behulp van duidelijke teksten en tekeningen in kleur wordt uitgelegd wat je allemaal kunt maken met de materialen die je in de verschillende maanden van het jaar in en rond het huis vindt. Vanaf ca. 9 jaar
 
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Alternative Names
Nardvist, Sven 1946-
Nōdokuvisuto, Suven 1946-
Noradakawisata, Sawena 1946-
Nôrdakvista, Svena 1946-
Nõrdkvist, Sven 1946-
Norkvist, Sven 1946-
Nórtkbist, Sben 1946-
Norudokuvisto, Suven 1946-
Norudokuvisuto, Suven 1946-
Norŭdŭk'ŭbisŭt'ŭ, Sŭben 1946-
Nūrdkfīst, Sfīn 1946-
Nūrdkvīst, Sven 1946-
Nūrdkvīst, Svin 1946-
Nūrdkvists, Svens 1946-
Sven Nordquvist
Sven Nordqvist auteur-illustrateur de livres pour enfants
Sven Nordqvist schwedischer Zeichner
Sven Nordqvist svensk arkitekt och författare
Sven Nordqvist svensk arkitekt og skribent
Sven Nordqvist Swedish author and illustrator
Sven Nordqvist Zweeds schrijver
Нордквист С. 1946-
Норквист, Свен 1946-
Нурдквист, Свен
Нурдквист, Свен 1946-
Свен Нордквіст
Свен Нурдквіст
Свэн Нурдквіст Швэдзкі пісьменьнік, ілюстратар
נורדקויסט, סון
노르드크리스트, 스벤 1946-
노르드크비스트, 스벤 1946-
누루드크비스트, 스벤 1946-
누르드크비스트, 스벤 1946-
ノードクヴィスト, スヴェン
ノルドクヴィスト, スヴェン
ノルドクヴィスト, スヴェン 1946-
ノルドクビスト, スベン
Languages
German (153)
Swedish (99)
English (65)
Russian (55)
Polish (30)
Danish (22)
Dutch (20)
French (15)
Arabic (13)
Norwegian (11)
Chinese (7)
Finnish (6)
Turkish (4)
Persian (4)
Korean (3)
Afrikaans (3)
Japanese (2)
Spanish (2)
Lithuanian (2)
Estonian (1)
Greek, Modern [1453- ] (1)
Hungarian (1)
Syriac, Modern (1)
Hindi (1)
Catalan (1)
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