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Hall, Amanda

Overview
Works: 51 works in 139 publications in 9 languages and 6,709 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Folklore  Biography  Biographies  Legends  Folk tales  Picture books  Children's audiobooks  Prayers and devotions 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Contributor, 9pu
Classifications: ND553.R67, 759.4
Publication Timeline
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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 )
4 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 1,035 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 )
11 editions published between 1997 and 2003 in English and Spanish and held by 823 libraries worldwide
Stories from real children and for real children everywhere
The stolen sun : a story of Native Alaska by Amanda Hall( Book )
9 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in English and held by 576 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 drowned by shouting as people greedily capture and kill the living things around them - and with an angry 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
Tales from India by Jamila Gavin( Book )
6 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 424 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
Babushka : a Christmas tale by Dawn Casey( Book )
2 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 384 libraries worldwide
"With beautiful illustrations evoking folk art traditions and sensitive storytelling, Babushka tenderly reminds us that nothing is more important during the holiday season than taking the time to show love for one another. This timeless Russian tale will warm your heart and fill you up with the joyful, generous spirit of Christmas"--Amazon.com
The Dial book of animal tales from around the world by Naomi Adler( Book )
2 editions published between 1996 and 2006 in Persian and English and held by 362 libraries worldwide
Presents nine animal folktales from around the world
The gossipy wife : adapted from a Russian folk tale by Amanda Hall( Book )
7 editions published between 1981 and 1985 in 4 languages and held by 355 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
Robi Dobi : the marvelous adventures of an Indian elephant by Madhur Jaffrey( Book )
5 editions published between 1996 and 1998 in English and held by 343 libraries worldwide
An Indian elephant befriends a mouse, a butterfly, and a parrot, and together they have many adventures
Brother Giovanni's little reward : how the pretzel was born by Anna Egan Smucker( Book )
1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 298 libraries worldwide
Brother Giovanni is a happy man and the best baker his monastery has ever seen, but when he is tasked with preparing the children for the Bishop's visit, he has no luck until he twists some bread dough into a special shape, sprinkles it with salt, and offers it as a reward for learning prayers
In Andal's house by Gloria Whelan( Book )
2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 295 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"--
Prince of the birds by Amanda Hall( Book )
10 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 293 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 Barefoot Book of Jewish tales by Shoshana Boyd Gelfand( Sound Recording )
7 editions published between 2013 and 2017 in English and held by 273 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
The foolish husbands by Amanda Hall( Book )
1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 197 libraries worldwide
Two wives have a competition to determine which of their husbands is more foolish
The Lion book of day-by-day prayers by Mary Joslin( Book )
3 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in Polish and English and held by 159 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
Love like that by Amanda Hall( Book )
4 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in English and held by 147 libraries worldwide
Meet Dalton Moss: quick-witted, impulsive, aggressively unambitious; a halfhearted assistant to a Hollywood events planner, she has a penchant for dive bars and abusing her mother's credit card. Meet Dalton's boyfriend, Roman: charming, intellectual, worldly; he lands in L.A. just long enough to slip a two-carat diamond on her finger before flying right off again. Now meet Dalton's other boyfriend, Jeremy: perfect in his imperfection, surly in his attraction to her and can match her beer for beer; she doesn't want to love him, but can't help herself, despite Roman-and despite Jeremy's other girlfriend. Confused' So is Dalton. Now that she's engaged, twenty-five-year-old Dalton figures she should temper her fiery, furtive relationship with Jeremy. After all, this is her chance to shed her bad-girl habits and live happily ever after. It's a no brainer: Roman's offering a rescue from her drowned existence in L.A. But Jeremy could be her twisted ticket to wonderland. She's been holding out for a crushing feeling, a love like that, but will she figure out which man she has it with before she loses them both'
Basic anatomy & kinesiology : especially for dancers ( visu )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 124 libraries worldwide
"Knowing and understanding the basics of anatomy and kinesiology are a must for dance educators, especially when teaching technique. Give your students the information they need to best visualize and understand proper technique and the workings of their bodies"--Container
The Lion classic Aesop's fables by Margaret McAllister( Book )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 113 libraries worldwide
A classic presentation of favourite stories in stylish prose with fabulous illustrations
The hard to swallow tale of Jonah and the whale by Joyce Denham( Book )
6 editions published between 2000 and 2015 in English and held by 106 libraries worldwide
The story of Jonah is full of ingredients that children love: a dangerous mission; a man on the run; danger at sea; an incredible whale rescue; and a grand finale about forgiveness. Amanda Hall and Joyce Denham give this classic tale their own special twist. The beautiful illustrations and dramatic story line make this a great read
Giant tales by Fiona Waters( Book )
3 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 90 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
Lion's precious gift by Barbara Bennett( Book )
6 editions published between 2002 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 63 libraries worldwide
When Lioness tells her husband that the world is full of many things more precious than his crown, Lion declares that whoever should find such a precious gift would receive his crown as a gift
 
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Alternative Names
Hill, Amanda.
홀, 아만다
ホール, アマンダ
Languages
English (75)
Spanish (6)
French (2)
Polish (2)
Swedish (1)
Persian (1)
Catalan (1)
Dutch (1)
Afrikaans (1)
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