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Martin, Rafe 1946-

Overview
Works: 105 works in 193 publications in 1 language and 17,305 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Folklore  Fiction  Biography  Paraphrases  Anecdotes  Legends  Fairy tales  Picture books  Young adult works 
Roles: Performer, Actor
Classifications: E99.A349, E
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Most widely held works by Rafe Martin
The rough-face girl by Rafe Martin( Book )
25 editions published between 1983 and 1998 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,041 libraries worldwide
In this Algonquin Indian version of the Cinderella story, the Rough-Face Girl and her two beautiful but heartless sisters compete for the affections of the Invisible Being
Will's mammoth by Rafe Martin( Book )
9 editions published between 1989 and 1997 in English and held by 1,653 libraries worldwide
Though his parents explain there have been no mammoths for over 10,000 years, Will goes out in the snow one day, certain he will meet some
Foolish rabbit's big mistake by Rafe Martin( Book )
10 editions published between 1985 and 1993 in English and held by 1,530 libraries worldwide
As all the animals panic and flee at little rabbit's announcement that the earth is breaking up, a brave lion steps in and brings sense to the situation
The boy who lived with the seals by Rafe Martin( Book )
5 editions published between 1993 and 1997 in English and held by 1,239 libraries worldwide
A lost boy who has grown up in the sea with seals returns to his tribe but is strangely changed
The language of birds by Rafe Martin( Book )
3 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 1,076 libraries worldwide
A retelling of the Russian tale about a wealthy merchant's younger son who proves his worth in an unusual way
The Shark God by Rafe Martin( Book )
3 editions published between 2001 and 2007 in English and held by 1,070 libraries worldwide
Because they freed a shark caught in a net, the fearsome Shark God rescues a brother and sister from the cruel king's imprisonment and helps them find a new, peaceful kingdom across the sea
The storytelling princess by Rafe Martin( Book )
5 editions published between 1999 and 2003 in English and held by 1,066 libraries worldwide
Having survived a shipwreck, a princess tries to tell a prince a story whose ending he does not know and thus qualify for his hand in marriage
Mysterious tales of Japan by Rafe Martin( Book )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 933 libraries worldwide
A collection of traditional Japanese tales
Birdwing by Rafe Martin( Book )
3 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 907 libraries worldwide
Prince Ardwin, known as Birdwing, the youngest of six brothers turned into swans by their stepmother, is unable to complete the transformation back into human form, so he undertakes a journey to discover whether his feathered arm will be a curse or a blessing to him
The brave little parrot by Rafe Martin( Book )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 660 libraries worldwide
When a raging fire threatens to burn down the forest, all of the animals run away in fear. All except for one brave little parrot, who has an idea. Help me, she cries to the elephants, beseeching them to fill their trunks with water to spray on the flames. Help me, she begs the cheetahs, even as they urge her to flee and save herself. But the brave little parrot will not be daunted. Can the determination and courage of one small bird be enough to save a forest? Susan Gaber's majestic illustrations and Rafe Martin's lyrical retelling bring to life an inspiring tale from ancient India that will speak to today's readers
The world before this one : a novel told in legend by Rafe Martin( Book )
4 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in English and held by 530 libraries worldwide
After Crow and his grandmother are cast out of the Seneca tribe because they are unable to help make war, Crow hears the voice of the Storytelling Stone and comes to realize his own power to effect change
The monkey bridge by Rafe Martin( Book )
2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 505 libraries worldwide
A human king learns wisdom and compassion from a monkey king willing to make a great sacrifice for the good of his subjects
Awakening to Zen : the teachings of Roshi Philip Kapleau by Philip Kapleau( Book )
3 editions published between 1997 and 2009 in English and held by 463 libraries worldwide
The eagle's gift by Rafe Martin( Book )
2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 454 libraries worldwide
Hoping to win the return of his two brothers, an Eskimo boy follows the directions of Eagle Mother and learns to dance, sing, and tell stories, so spreading joy throughout the world
The twelve months by Rafe Martin( Book )
2 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 401 libraries worldwide
A retelling of a Slavic "Cinderella" tale in which a young girl is given impossible tasks to perform by her cruel aunt and cousin and who by virtue of her sweet nature is helped and rewarded by the twelve months
One hand clapping : Zen stories for all ages by Rafe Martin( Book )
2 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and held by 257 libraries worldwide
The hungry tigress : Buddhist legends and Jataka tales by Rafe Martin( Book )
1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 112 libraries worldwide
The hungry tigress and other traditional Asian tales by Rafe Martin( Book )
2 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 84 libraries worldwide
In many of these seemingly simple tales, wise animals teach humans important lessons about the central Buddhist principles of wisdom, heroic action, nonviolence and compassion
The hungry tigress : Buddhist myths, legends, and Jataka tales by Rafe Martin( Book )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 64 libraries worldwide
Dear as salt by Rafe Martin( Book )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 60 libraries worldwide
Based on an old Italian folktale, a daughter teaches her father, the King, the meaning of her love for him
 
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Alternative Names
マーティン, レイフ
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English (91)
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