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Little, Jean 1932-

Overview
Works: 426 works in 966 publications in 4 languages and 28,358 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Biography  Poetry  Parodies, imitations, etc  Domestic fiction 
Roles: Composer, Performer
Classifications: PZ7.L7225, [FIC]
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Publications about Jean Little
Publications by Jean Little
Most widely held works by Jean Little
Emma's yucky brother by Jean Little( Book )
10 editions published between 2000 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,035 libraries worldwide
Emma finds out how hard it is to be a big sister when her family adopts a four-year-old boy named Max
Emma's magic winter by Jean Little( Book )
13 editions published between 1998 and 2001 in English and held by 1,507 libraries worldwide
With the help of her new friend who has magic boots just like her own, Emma overcomes her shyness and no longer hates reading out loud in school
Hey world, here I am! by Jean Little( Book )
19 editions published between 1986 and 1990 in English and held by 1,505 libraries worldwide
A collection of poems and brief vignettes from the perspective of a girl named Kate Bloomfield, reflecting her views on friendship, school, family life, and the world
Mine for keeps by Jean Little( Book )
27 editions published between 1962 and 2008 in English and Japanese and held by 1,486 libraries worldwide
After spending five years in a cerebral palsy center, Sally is challenged to adjust to normal family and school life
Emma's strange pet by Jean Little( Book )
10 editions published between 2002 and 2006 in English and held by 1,315 libraries worldwide
Emma is allergic to animals with fur, but because she and her adopted brother really want a pet, they decide to try a lizard
From Anna by Jean Little( Book )
31 editions published between 1972 and 2012 in English and Japanese and held by 1,213 libraries worldwide
When the family moves from Germany to Canada in the 1930's, a nine-year-old girl discovers the reason for her awkwardness and apparent inability to do anything right
Mama's going to buy you a mockingbird by Jean Little( Book )
28 editions published between 1984 and 2013 in English and held by 1,193 libraries worldwide
Young Jeremy and Sarah learn to cope with their grief and drastically changed lifestyle during their father's battle with cancer, which forces their mother to sell their house and return to school full time
Different dragons by Jean Little( Book )
18 editions published between 1986 and 2005 in English and held by 1,089 libraries worldwide
Timid Ben learns how to deal with his fears when he spends the weekend with Aunt Rose and meets a big Labrador retriever named Gully
Pippin the Christmas pig by Jean Little( Book )
10 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in English and held by 852 libraries worldwide
Intimidated and dejected by the other animals' stories about the important gifts brought by their ancestors to the stable where Jesus was born, Pippin the pig performs an act of kindness and discovers the true meaning of Christmas giving--Résumé de l'éditeur
Home from far by Jean Little( Book )
13 editions published between 1962 and 1988 in English and Undetermined and held by 785 libraries worldwide
When her twin brother is killed in an accident, Jenny, feeling that part of herself is gone, is convinced that she will never get over the loss
Lost and found by Jean Little( Book )
25 editions published between 1981 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 751 libraries worldwide
Lonely in a new town, Lucy finds a little dog and wants to keep him but her parents insist that she try to find the dog's owners
Look through my window by Jean Little( Book )
7 editions published between 1970 and 1995 in English and held by 746 libraries worldwide
When Emily's parents move to an eighteen-room house so that her four unpredictable cousins can live with them, life for Emily, an only child, is never again the same
Take wing by Jean Little( Book )
3 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 744 libraries worldwide
When Mother is hospitalized, everyone in the Ross household must finally face the long ignored problem that seven-year-old James is not a baby, a slow learner, or lazy, but mentally retarded
Spring begins in March by Jean Little( Book )
10 editions published between 1966 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 720 libraries worldwide
An adolescent girl learns to cope with problems at school and at home with her large family
Once upon a golden apple by Jean Little( Book )
19 editions published between 1990 and 1998 in English and Undetermined and held by 703 libraries worldwide
A princess who marries a prince
Kate by Jean Little( Book )
10 editions published between 1971 and 2001 in English and Undetermined and held by 639 libraries worldwide
Product of a Jewish-Protestant marriage, Kate finds her dilemma over her religious leanings threatening her relationship with her best friend
Listen for the singing by Jean Little( Book )
13 editions published between 1977 and 1991 in English and held by 633 libraries worldwide
As the world around her braces itself for World War II, a young Canadian girl with impaired vision prepares to begin public high school
Willow and Twig by Jean Little( Book )
14 editions published between 2000 and 2004 in English and held by 631 libraries worldwide
Ten-year-old Willow and her difficult little brother Twig, abandoned on the streets of Vancouver, take a chance and get in touch with a grandmother Willow barely remembers, crossing Canada to make a new home in the Ontario countryside with a peculiar group of people and animals
One to grow on by Jean Little( Book )
11 editions published between 1969 and 2008 in English and held by 545 libraries worldwide
Twelve-year-old Janie's family had reached the point where no one believed anything she said. But then godmother Tillie appeared at just the right time to save the summer--and Janie
His banner over me by Jean Little( Book )
13 editions published between 1995 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 541 libraries worldwide
The daughter of missionary parents stays in Canada with relatives while her parents head back to Taiwan
 
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Alternative Names
Little, Jean
リトル, ジーン
Languages
English (343)
Japanese (5)
German (3)
French (1)
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