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Hall, Amanda

Overview
Works: 107 works in 190 publications in 1 language and 7,934 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Folklore  Biography  Pictorial works  Legends  Prayers 
Roles: Illustrator, Contributor, Instrumentalist, Singer, 9pu
Classifications: ND553.R67, 398.2
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Publications about Amanda Hall
Publications by Amanda Hall
Most widely held works by Amanda Hall
The fantastic jungles of Henri Rousseau by Michelle Markel( Book )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 916 libraries worldwide
A child's biography of French artist Henri Rousseau, who spent his life as a toll collector, but created unheralded masterpieces in his spare time
Our favorite stories by Jamila Gavin( Book )
5 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 832 libraries worldwide
Stories from real children and for real children everywhere
The stolen sun : a story of Native Alaska by Amanda Hall( Book )
7 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in English and held by 624 libraries worldwide
When Raven fills the world with creatures, a song of joy bursts from his throat and brings everything to life. But as time passes, his song is droned by shouting as people greedily capture and kill the living things around them - and with an angy shriek he hides the shining sun away, leaving the people below to freeze in darkness. How his son, Little Darkness, brings light and the Raven's song back to the world is beautifully told and illustrated in an original story woven from Native Alaskan folklore
The Barefoot book of animal tales from around the world by Naomi Adler( Book )
13 editions published between 1996 and 2006 in English and held by 564 libraries worldwide
Folktales from a variety of cultures, all involving animals
Sun-day, moon-day : how the week was made by Cherry Gilchrist( Book )
3 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 411 libraries worldwide
Presents the stories behind the names of the days of the week
Robi Dobi : the marvelous adventures of an Indian elephant by Madhur Jaffrey( Book )
7 editions published between 1995 and 1998 in English and held by 410 libraries worldwide
An Indian elephant befriends a mouse, a butterfly, and a parrot, and together they have many adventures
The Dial book of animal tales from around the world by Naomi Adler( Book )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 407 libraries worldwide
Presents nine animal folktales from around the world
Tales from India by Jamila Gavin( Book )
6 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 384 libraries worldwide
Collection of Hindu tales, including the birth of the gods, tales of creation, and the arrival of humans, accompanied by exquisite artwork, which reflects the influence of both classical and contemporary Indian art
The gossipy wife : adapted from a Russian folk tale by Amanda Hall( Book )
3 editions published between 1981 and 1985 in English and held by 358 libraries worldwide
Ivan must cure his wife of her gossiping tendency if they are to be able to keep the chest of gold coins he found in the forest
Prince of the birds by Amanda Hall( Book )
2 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 349 libraries worldwide
The prince of Granada learns to speak the language of the birds and travels to the distant city of Seville to claim the hand of the beautiful princess. Adapted from Washington Irving's Legend of Prince Ahmed Al Kamel, or, The pilgrim of love
The foolish husbands by Amanda Hall( Book )
1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 231 libraries worldwide
Two wives have a competition to determine which of their husbands is more foolish
The storytelling star : tales of the sun, moon and stars by James Riordan( Book )
4 editions published between 1999 and 2001 in English and held by 222 libraries worldwide
Folklore from around the world tells tales of the heavenly bodies
In Andal's house by Gloria Whelan( Book )
2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 213 libraries worldwide
"Kumar, a young boy living in present-day India, faces bigotry when he goes to visit a classmate from a higher caste family"-
The Barefoot Book of Jewish tales by Shoshana Boyd Gelfand( Book )
3 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 188 libraries worldwide
This collection includes eight delightful tales from the Jewish tradition. Each story has been chosen for its appeal to families and each has a simple yet powerful, message
Good as gold : stories of values from around the world by Barbara Baumgartner( Book )
2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 176 libraries worldwide
A collection of folktales about gold from all around the world
The Lion book of day-by-day prayers by Mary Joslin( Book )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 161 libraries worldwide
An enduring collection of prayers for every mood and season that are drawn from the Christian tradition. Features words from the Bible, best-loved prayers that have stood the test of time, and new prayers from around the world
Stories from the sea ( Book )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 156 libraries worldwide
Collection of folk tales from around the world set in and around the sea
All my shining silver : stories of values from around the world by Barbara Baumgartner( Book )
2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 129 libraries worldwide
Giant tales by Fiona Waters( Book )
3 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 117 libraries worldwide
Myths and legends of giants appear in many different cultures, and acclaimed anthologist Fiona Waters has gathered together a selection of her favorites here: giants friendly and frightening, bumbling and brave, male and female-and the inevitable escapades and adventures that ensue. From Cornwall to Jamaica, Italy to North America, and many places in between, giants stride across the world and leave huge legends behind them. Amanda Hall's stunning artwork is highly decorative and carefully researched
The Lion classic Aesop's fables by Margaret McAllister( Book )
2 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and held by 103 libraries worldwide
A classic presentation of favourite stories in stylish prose with fabulous illustrations
 
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