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Felts, Shirley

Overview
Works: 51 works in 131 publications in 2 languages and 7,106 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  History  Poetry  Anecdotes  Legends  Toy and movable books  Pastoral fiction  Biography  Folklore 
Roles: Author, Illustrator
Classifications: PR5022, FIC
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Publications about Shirley Felts
Publications by Shirley Felts
Most widely held works by Shirley Felts
Sweet and sour : tales from China by Carol Kendall( Book )
10 editions published between 1978 and 2006 in English and held by 805 libraries worldwide
A collection of tales from various periods of Chinese history
The secret world of Polly Flint by Helen Cresswell( Book )
9 editions published between 1982 and 1991 in English and held by 774 libraries worldwide
Polly Flint, a girl who sees things other people can't, finds herself involved with the "time gypsies" of Grimstone, inhabitants of a lost village who have become trapped in a time not their own
Sun horse, moon horse by Rosemary Sutcliff( Book )
5 editions published between 1978 and 1986 in English and held by 472 libraries worldwide
A young boy in pre-Roman England becomes chieftain of his tribe and learns just how much he must sacrifice for his people
Dogs have the strangest friends : & other true stories of animal feelings by J. Moussaieff Masson( Book )
2 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in English and held by 452 libraries worldwide
A collection of true stories demonstrating that animals have feelings, including "An Elephant Saves a Baby Rhino," "The Mother Cat Who Went Into the Fire to Save Her Kittens," and "The Sadness of a Peregrine Falcon."
The Magic umbrella, and other stories for telling : with notes on how to tell them by Eileen H Colwell( Book )
4 editions published between 1976 and 1979 in English and French and held by 445 libraries worldwide
A collection of twenty-nine stories and poems from a variety of sources with accompanying notes suggesting ways of reading or telling each selection aloud
The giant at the ford : and other legends of the saints by Ursula Synge( Book )
3 editions published between 1978 and 1980 in English and held by 408 libraries worldwide
Recounts the lives of both well-known and lesser-known saints, many of them women, including St. Christopher, St. George, St. William Firmatus, and St. Odilia
Archaeology of the Bible by Magnús Magnússon( Book )
1 edition published in 1977 in English and held by 326 libraries worldwide
A brilliantly illistrated and definitive book about the dramatic new discoveries that are shedding light on the bible and leading to a reassessment of long held beliefs
Rome and the barbarians by Barry W Cunliffe( Book )
1 edition published in 1975 in English and held by 306 libraries worldwide
Describes what the work of archaeologists has revealed about the Roman armies and the "barbarians" from Northern Europe whom they fought in the period of approximately 150 B.C. to 150 A.D
The blue whale by Melissa Kim( Book )
6 editions published between 1993 and 1995 in English and held by 287 libraries worldwide
A look at the endangered blue whale and its habitat; why it is in danger and what people can do about it
Witch words : poems of magic and mystery by Robert Fisher( Book )
1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 239 libraries worldwide
Poetry in themes - Witches - Spells - Halloween - Magic - Mystery
The sword and the circle : King Arthur and the knights of the Round Table by Rosemary Sutcliff( Book )
8 editions published between 1981 and 2015 in English and held by 194 libraries worldwide
Rooted in folklore, medieval ideals of chivalry, and the last gallant struggles of the British against the Saxon invaders, the legends of King Arthur have been told in song and story since the Middle Ages. The Sword and the Circle by Rosemary Sutcliff tells of the birth of Arthur, the gift of Excalibur, the forming of the Round Table and the first noble quests of its knights until the arrival of Percival
Foxglove tales by Alison Uttley( Book )
4 editions published between 1984 and 1991 in English and held by 180 libraries worldwide
A collection of favorite stories by the English author known for her fanciful animal tales
The dead moon : and other tales from East Anglia and the fen country by Kevin Crossley-Holland( Book )
7 editions published between 1982 and 1990 in English and held by 130 libraries worldwide
A collection of eleven scary or humorous stories and Fen country lake tales from the folklore of East Anglia
Naturescapes : a three-dimensional field guide to woods, forests, meadows, & marshes by Shirley Felts( Book )
3 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 107 libraries worldwide
Text and pop-up illustrations present information on deciduous and coniferous forests, grasslands, ponds, and marshes, and the plant and animal life which such natural communities can support
The gift of a lamb : a shepherd's tale of the first Christmas told as a verse-play by Charles Causley( Book )
4 editions published between 1978 and 1985 in English and held by 104 libraries worldwide
Our village by Mary Russell Mitford( Book )
5 editions published between 1986 and 1992 in English and held by 94 libraries worldwide
A collection of poems introducing the memorable residents of a village, including the baker, Mr. Crumb, absent-minded Dotty Lou, and Mr. Mandolini and his dancing bear
The giant panda by Melissa Kim( Book )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 79 libraries worldwide
Describes the characteristics, behaviour and habitat of the giant panda, looks at why they have become endangered, and discusses what can be done to save them from extinction. Suggested level: primary, intermediate
Long Tom and the dead hand : and more tales from East Anglia and the Fen Country by Kevin Crossley-Holland( Book )
2 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 54 libraries worldwide
A collection of 15 scary or humorous stories and Fen country tales fron the folklore of East Anglia. Suggested level: intermediate, junior secondary
 
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English (75)
French (1)
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