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Mistry, Nilesh

Overview
Works: 126 works in 398 publications in 33 languages and 11,407 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Fairy tales  History  Short stories  Folklore  Biography  Pictorial works  Folk tales  Picture books 
Roles: Illustrator, Creator, Other, Author
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Publications about Nilesh Mistry
Publications by Nilesh Mistry
Most widely held works by Nilesh Mistry
The illustrated book of myths : tales & legends of the world by Neil Philip( Book )
27 editions published between 1995 and 2007 in 10 languages and held by 1,460 libraries worldwide
A collection of myths from many cultures
al-Ḥijāb al-malfūf = The swirling hijaab by Na'íma bint Robert( Book )
69 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in 23 languages and held by 1,277 libraries worldwide
Enter the imaginary world of a little girl playing with her mother's hijaab. With a swirl of the hijaab, she is at once a brave warrior queen, an adventurous nomad in the desert, a beautiful bride, or inside a Bedouin tent
Turtle Bay by Saviour Pirotta( Book )
7 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and Danish and held by 1,021 libraries worldwide
Taro is fascinated by the strange actions of old Jiro-San, who sweeps the sand on the beach while waiting for the arrival of Japanese sea turtles ready to lay their eggs
Aladdin : and other tales from the Arabian Nights by Rosalind Kerven( Book )
11 editions published between 1998 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 925 libraries worldwide
Retells some of the magical adventures with Arabic, Persian, and Indian origins, framed by the tale of Shaharazad who tells the king a story for 1001 nights. Illustrated notes throughout the text explain the historical background of the story
The story of Divaali by Jatinder Nath Verma( Book )
8 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in English and held by 631 libraries worldwide
Retells the Hindu tale of a heroic prince and his bride who are separated by the demon prince Ravana until the Monkey Army of Hanuman, god of the wind, helps them
The illustrated book of fairy tales : spellbinding stories from around the world by Neil Philip( Book )
9 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 574 libraries worldwide
A multicultural collection of traditional tales from Europe, Asia, Australia, and North and South America
Fire and wings : dragon tales from East and West by Marianne Carus( Book )
2 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and held by 526 libraries worldwide
A collection of stories about all kinds of dragons, by such authors as Jane Yolen, Patricia MacLachlan, Eric A. Kimmel, Vida Chu, and E. Nesbit
Isis and Osiris by Dawn Casey( Book )
34 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in 17 languages and held by 514 libraries worldwide
An Egyptian legend in which twin sisters who lived 2000 years ago were changed forever when they participated in a temple ritual reenacting the lives of Isis and Osiris
Stories from the Silk Road by Cherry Gilchrist( Book )
6 editions published between 1999 and 2005 in English and held by 512 libraries worldwide
Seven folktales from countries along the ancient trade route
The seven wise princesses : a medieval Persian epic by Wafa' Tarnowska( Book )
6 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in English and held by 415 libraries worldwide
A lonely king, inspired by seven mysterious portraits, invites seven lovely princesses to live with him; their stories entertain and educate him in the ways of a wise ruler
Nico's octopus by Caroline Pitcher( Book )
4 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 326 libraries worldwide
Nico rescues a small octopus and takes it home to keep as a pet, caring for it until one day, he learns some sad and wonderful news. Includes a factual section on octopuses
Marie Antoinette by Katie Daynes( Book )
3 editions published between 2005 and 2017 in English and French and held by 244 libraries worldwide
Marie Antoinette's enchanting Austrian childhood is no prepartion for palace politics in France. When her mother sends her to marry France's future king, she's plunged into a baffling world, far from home. With gossip running rife and revolution in the air, she'll need more than grace and dignity to survive
The fabulous story of fashion by Katie Daynes( Book )
3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 214 libraries worldwide
An introduction to the amazing fashion styles that have been popular all over the world
Prince of fire : the story of Diwali by Jatinder Nath Verma( Book )
3 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 186 libraries worldwide
Ravana, the Demon King of Lanka, has covered the earth with darkness. He needs to be stopped -- but who can take on the task? Enter Prince Rama, his courageous wife Princess Sita, and his loyal brother Prince Lakshmana. These three are determined to restore peace and justice, but their plans take an unexpected turn when Ravana kidnaps Sita. Only with the help of Hanuman, God of the Winds, Jatayu, King of the Birds, and many other fearless friends can Prince Rama and his companions defend Ravana. Many will lose their lives in the this struggle, and everyone will be tested to the limits of their endurance
Krishna steals the butter and other stories by Anita Ganeri( Book )
2 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 180 libraries worldwide
A collection of four short stories that introduce children to Hinduism, its beliefs and key figures associated with the religion
Sprookjes : verhalen en feiten in woord en beeld by Neil Philip( Book )
34 editions published between 1997 and 2006 in 8 languages and held by 161 libraries worldwide
Bundel sprookjes uit de hele wereld, aangevuld met achtergrondinformatie. Bevat gekleurde tekeningen. Voorlezen vanaf ca. 4 jaar, zelf lezen vanaf ca. 8 jaar
Ghostly haunts by Michael Morpurgo( Book )
4 editions published between 1994 and 1996 in English and held by 159 libraries worldwide
A selection of ghost stories, set in a variety of mysterious houses, mansions and castles. Suggested level: intermediate, junior secondary
The revealing story of underwear by Katie Daynes( Book )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 139 libraries worldwide
Describes what people used to wear underneath their clothes throughout history
 
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Alternative Names
Mistrijs, Nilešs
미스트리, 닐레쉬
미스트리, 닐레슈
미스트리, 닐레시
ミッストリ, ニーレシュ
Languages
English (91)
Chinese (24)
Spanish (12)
Polish (10)
Somali (9)
German (9)
Arabic (8)
French (7)
Portuguese (7)
Bengali (7)
Panjabi (5)
Dutch (4)
Urdu (4)
Albanian (4)
Italian (3)
Tamil (3)
Croatian (3)
Turkish (3)
Vietnamese (2)
Finnish (2)
Persian (2)
Malay (2)
Russian (2)
Pushto (2)
Japanese (1)
Czech (1)
Kurdish (1)
Danish (1)
Faroese (1)
Hindi (1)
Gujarati (1)
Bosnian (1)
Serbian (1)
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