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Malone, Peter 1953-

Overview
Works: 53 works in 127 publications in 2 languages and 13,993 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  History  Biography  Fiction  Anecdotes  Fantasy fiction  Stories, plots, etc  Poetry  Christmas stories  Sources 
Roles: Illustrator
Classifications: BT315.3, [E]
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Publications about Peter Malone
Publications by Peter Malone
Most widely held works by Peter Malone
How many miles to Bethlehem? by Kevin Crossley-Holland( Book )
4 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 1,181 libraries worldwide
A retelling of the story of the Nativity in colloquial English
The Boston Tea Party by Russell Freedman( Book )
4 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 1,089 libraries worldwide
Tells the story of the Boston Tea Party of 1773 from the arrival of the ships full of controversial taxed tea in Boston Harbor, through the explosive protest meetings at the Old South Church, to the defiant act of dumping 226 chests of fine tea into the harbor on December 16
The world of King Arthur and his court : people, places, legend, and lore by Kevin Crossley-Holland( Book )
5 editions published between 1998 and 2004 in English and held by 1,014 libraries worldwide
Surveys the known history of King Arthur, the legends and lore surrounding him, his treatment in literature, and the possible historical background of his associates and stories
Brother sun, sister moon : the life and stories of St. Francis by Margaret Mayo( Book )
2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 936 libraries worldwide
The story of St. Francis of Assisi, who rejected his wealthy background to lead a life of poverty, good works, and kindness to animals
The adventures of Odysseus by Neil Philip( Book )
5 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and Danish and held by 846 libraries worldwide
Retells the adventures of the hero Odysseus as he encounters many monsters and other obstacles on his journey home from the Trojan War
Big wig : a little history of hair by Kathleen Krull( Book )
3 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 754 libraries worldwide
Chronicles the history of hair, looking at hair facts and lore from ancient to modern times
Close to the wind : the Beaufort scale by Peter Malone( Book )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 751 libraries worldwide
Explains how the Beaufort scale is used to measure the force of the wind especially at sea. In 1810, a British naval officer and surveyor named Francis Beaufort developed a scale to give sailors a common language for describing the wind. From 0 (calm) to 12 (hurricane), stunning artwork and jaunty prose show what life at sea must have been like for a young boy serving as a midshipman in the 1800s. As William sails from Naples to the Caribbean, we learn intriguing historical information and nautical terminology, and witness how the wind affected day-to-day life on a ship. Detailed illustrations show the wind at work, and readers will be engrossed and fascinated as they watch the storm develop in magnificent full-color paintings
Sergei Prokofiev's Peter and the wolf by Janet Schulman( Book )
5 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 651 libraries worldwide
Despite Grandfather's warning about wolves in the forest, Peter and his animal friends capture one
The magic flute by Anne Gatti( Book )
4 editions published between 1997 and 2005 in English and held by 638 libraries worldwide
Retells the story of the Mozart opera in which the noble Prince Tamino seeks the fair Pamina against a backdrop of the battle between darkness and light
A world of words : an ABC of quotations by Tobi Tobias( Book )
6 editions published between 1997 and 2000 in English and held by 590 libraries worldwide
An alphabetical collection of poems covering a diverse range of subjects, from animals to zoos
The drowsy hours : poems for bedtime ( Book )
3 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 520 libraries worldwide
Presents a colection of nighttime poems to help babies fall asleep quickly
The Kingfisher book of fairy tales by Vivian French( Book )
5 editions published between 1991 and 2000 in English and held by 502 libraries worldwide
Retellings of seven popular children's fairy tales
Catherine de' Medici : "the black queen" by Janie Havemeyer( Book )
3 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 464 libraries worldwide
Dubbed the "Black Queen" of France, Catherine de' Medici came from one of the most powerful families in 15th-century Europe and, marrying into the French Royal Court, led a precarious life. This history details how Catherine, anxious to secure the power of her family, became the target of rumors about poisoning those who opposed her, was blamed for the St. Bartholomew's Day Massacre, and reportedly dabbled in the dark arts
The nutcracker by Stephanie Spinner( Book )
3 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 409 libraries worldwide
In this retelling of the original 1816 German story, Godfather Drosselmeier gives young Marie a nutcracker for Christmas, and she finds herself in a magical realm where she saves the nutcracker and sees him change into a handsome prince. Accompanied by a fully orchestrated CD of Tchaikovsky?s music performed by the Utah Symphony Orchestra
Star shapes by Peter Malone( Book )
3 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and held by 400 libraries worldwide
Illustrations and rhyming text describe some of the animal constellations seen in the night sky
Marie Antoinette : "Madame Deficit" by Liz Hockinson( Book )
3 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 360 libraries worldwide
An introduction to the 18th century French queen, Marie Antoinette, whose extravagance incited a revolution
Cleopatra : "serpent of the Nile" by Mary Fisk Pack( Book )
3 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 294 libraries worldwide
Fact meets with illustration to present an intelligent, evocative rise-to-ruin story of Cleopatra who, despite her schemes, lost everything --including her beloved homeland
The forest child by Richard Edwards( Book )
2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 255 libraries worldwide
A boy from the nearby village befriends a girl who has been raised by the animals of the forest and later helps rescue her from a hunter
The possibility of angels : a literary anthology ( Book )
2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 253 libraries worldwide
The king who was and will be : the world of King Arthur and his knights by Kevin Crossley-Holland( Book )
4 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and held by 207 libraries worldwide
Surveys the known history of King Arthur, the legends and lore surrounding him, his treatment in literature, and the possible historical background of his associates and stories
 
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Alternative Names
Малоне, Петер, 1953-
マローン, ピーター
Languages
English (69)
Danish (1)
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