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Ward, Helen 1962-

Overview
Works: 135 works in 457 publications in 5 languages and 20,688 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Nature stories  Folklore  History  Christmas stories  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Pictorial works  Fables  Diaries 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Editor
Classifications: PZ7.G759, FIC
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Publications about Helen Ward
Publications by Helen Ward
Most widely held works by Helen Ward
Egyptology : search for the tomb of Osiris : being the journal of Miss Emily Sands, November 1926 by Emily Sands( Book )
12 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 1,422 libraries worldwide
Purports to be the journal of Emily Sands who in 1926, four years after the discovery of King Tut's tomb, led an expedition up the Nile in search of the tomb of the god Osiris. Alas, Miss Sands and crew soon vanished into the desert, never to be seen again. But luckily, her keen observations live on in the form of a lovingly kept journal, full of drawings, photographs, booklets, foldout maps, postcards, and many other intriguing samples. Based on real Egyptology, each chapter covers a different place in Egypt
The dragon machine by Helen Ward( Book )
10 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in English and Indonesian and held by 1,185 libraries worldwide
George sees dragons everywhere, but since he is the only one that sees them trouble begins. He must lead the dragons back to the great wilderness where they belong and then find his way home again
The tin forest by Helen Ward( Book )
13 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in English and Chinese and held by 1,096 libraries worldwide
"There once was a wide, windswept place ... but where there is a dream, hope can grow."--Jacket
The rooster and the fox by Helen Ward( Book )
5 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and held by 1,059 libraries worldwide
A proud rooster is tricked by a sly fox
The animals' Christmas carol by Helen Ward( Book )
5 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in English and held by 994 libraries worldwide
Many different animals come to bestow their own special gifts on the newborn Christ Child. An original song inspired by "The Friendly Beasts."
Unwitting wisdom : an anthology of Aesop's fables by Helen Ward( Book )
15 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and held by 916 libraries worldwide
An illustrated adaptation of twelve animal fables first told by the Greek slave Aesop
The town mouse and the country mouse : an Aesop fable by Helen Ward( Book )
11 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 879 libraries worldwide
A retelling of Aesop's well-known fable in which a country mouse visits a town mouse and they find they prefer very different ways of life. Set in 1930s New York at Christmas
Finding Christmas by Helen Ward( Book )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 792 libraries worldwide
A young girl wanders through the snow on Christmas Eve, looking for a gift for a very special someone. She happens upon a glowing toy shop, but before she can select a present, a mysterious old gentleman scoops up everything in the store
Little Moon Dog by Helen Ward( Book )
8 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 714 libraries worldwide
Little Moon Dog plays with the mischievous fairies who come to tour the moon, but he later realizes that the Man in the Moon is his true friend
The king of the birds by Helen Ward( Book )
11 editions published between 1987 and 2008 in English and held by 697 libraries worldwide
When chaos reigns among the birds, the oldest and wisest birds declare a contest to determine who will be their king
Spots in a box by Helen Ward( Book )
4 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 680 libraries worldwide
Ordering some spots by mail when he worries about his lack thereof, a young guinea fowl is surprised by his delivery, which contains spots of various sizes, colors, and patterns
Old shell, new shell : a coral reef tale by Helen Ward( Book )
5 editions published between 2001 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 591 libraries worldwide
A hermit crab who has outgrown his shell searches for a new one among the creatures of Australia's Great Barrier Reef. Includes a key which identifies the coral reef animals in the illustrations
The boat by Helen Ward( Book )
9 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 434 libraries worldwide
A reclusive old man and his menagerie of strange animals are rescued by nearby villagers when flood waters threatened to engulf the little hill where he lives
Life in the dark by Joyce Pope( Book )
4 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in English and French and held by 422 libraries worldwide
Describes the habitats and activities of creatures that live in darkness
Mistaken identity by Joyce Pope( Book )
5 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in English and French and held by 390 libraries worldwide
Describes the many ways vulnerable animals protect themselves by making themselves difficult to see or mimicking better protected creatures
Two lives by Joyce Pope( Book )
4 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in English and French and held by 312 libraries worldwide
Describes, with emphasis on the larval stage and metamorphosis, how various amphibians, insects, fishes and other marine animals change as they grow and mature into adults
The wind in the willows by Kenneth Grahame( Book )
9 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in English and held by 304 libraries worldwide
The enchanting story of Mole and his River Bank friends: gentle Raty, generous Badger, and the irrepressible Toad
 
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Alternative Names
Varda, Helēna 1962-
워드, 헬렌
ウォード, ヘレン
Languages
English (119)
French (5)
Chinese (3)
German (2)
Indonesian (1)
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