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Potter, Giselle

Overview
Works: 74 works in 245 publications in 8 languages and 28,830 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Picture books  Fairy tales  Poetry  Stories in rhyme  Humorous fiction  Folklore  History  Biography 
Roles: Illustrator, Author
Classifications: PS1667, E
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Publications about Giselle Potter
Publications by Giselle Potter
Most widely held works by Giselle Potter
Kate and the beanstalk by Mary Pope Osborne( Book )
8 editions published between 2000 and 2005 in English and Chinese and held by 2,108 libraries worldwide
In this version of the classic tale, a girl climbs to the top of a giant beanstalk, where she uses her quick wits to outsmart a giant and make her and her mother's fortune
The honest-to-goodness truth by Pat McKissack( Book )
14 editions published between 2000 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,649 libraries worldwide
After promising never to lie, Libby learns that it's not always necessary to blurt out the whole truth either
Gabriella's song by Candace Fleming( Book )
12 editions published between 1997 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,504 libraries worldwide
A young girl finds music all around her as she walks about the city of Venice, Italy, and she shares her song with everyone she meets
Three cheers for Catherine the Great! by Cari Best( Book )
11 editions published between 1999 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,307 libraries worldwide
Sara's Russian grandmother has requested that there be no presents at her seventy-eighth birthday party so Sara must think of a gift from her heart
When Agnes caws by Candace Fleming( Book )
6 editions published between 1999 and 2003 in English and Chinese and held by 1,239 libraries worldwide
When eight-year-old Agnes Peregrine, an accomplished birdcaller, travels with her parents to the Himalayas in search of the elusive pink-headed duck, she encounters a dastardly foe. Grades K-3. 1999
The boy who loved words by Roni Schotter( Book )
4 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in English and held by 1,175 libraries worldwide
Selig, who loves words and copies them on pieces of paper that he carries with him, goes on a trip to discover his purpose
The brave little seamstress by Mary Pope Osborne( Book )
7 editions published between 2002 and 2006 in English and held by 1,157 libraries worldwide
A seamstress who kills seven flies with one blow outwits the king and, with the help of a kind knight, becomes a wise and kind queen
The big box by Toni Morrison( Book )
18 editions published between 1999 and 2002 in 5 languages and held by 1,132 libraries worldwide
Because they do not abide by the rules written by the adults around them, three children are judged unable to handle their freedom and forced to live in a box with three locks on the door
Sleeping Bobby by Will Osborne( Book )
9 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 1,042 libraries worldwide
A retelling of the Grimm tale featuring a handsome prince who is put into a deep sleep by a curse until he is awakened by the kiss of a brave princess
This is my dollhouse by Giselle Potter( Book )
4 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 971 libraries worldwide
A little girl who has made her own dollhouse from a box and her vivid imagination has trouble playing with her friend Sophie's perfect dolls and dollhouse, but when Sophie comes to visit she is afraid that her handiwork will not be good enough for Sophie
Cecil the pet glacier by Matthea Harvey( Book )
4 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 898 libraries worldwide
Ruby Small's embarrassingly eccentric parents take her on a vacation to Norway where she acquires an unwanted pet, a glacier named Cecil, who finds a way to melt Ruby's heart
Mr. Semolina-Semolinus : a Greek folktale by Anthony L Manna( Book )
6 editions published between 1997 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 783 libraries worldwide
Areti, a Greek princess, makes a man fit for her to love from almonds, sugar, and semolina, but when he is stolen away by a jealous queen, Areti searches the world for him
The orphan : a Cinderella story from Greece by Anthony L Manna( Book )
4 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 777 libraries worldwide
In this variation on the Cinderella story set in Greece, a girl mistreated by her stepmother and stepsisters manages to captivate the prince, with help from Mother Nature and her children
Ghost wings by Barbara M Joosse( Book )
5 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in 3 languages and held by 765 libraries worldwide
While celebrating the Days of the Dead, a young Mexican girl remembers her wonderful grandmother who sang songs, made tortillas, chased monsters away, and loved butterflies
Moo, moo, brown cow, have you any milk? by Phillis Gershator( Book )
2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 758 libraries worldwide
Through rhyming text, farm animals are asked if they have items needed to prepare for a snack and bedtime, such as wool for a blanket, down for a pillow, and milk to drink
Wynken, Blynken, and Nod by Eugene Field( Book )
4 editions published between 1982 and 2008 in English and held by 746 libraries worldwide
A bedtime poem of three wee fishermen who sail up to the stars
Beatrice spells some lulus and learns to write a letter by Cari Best( Book )
4 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 707 libraries worldwide
Beatrice enjoys learning to spell, and gets really excited about it after some encouragement from her grandmother, but she has trouble convincing her classmates that spelling is not boring
Want to be in a band? by Suzzy Roche( Book )
2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 661 libraries worldwide
Describes the hard work, cooperation, and enthusiasm needed to make music and participate in a band
Sugar would not eat it by Emily Jenkins( Book )
3 editions published in 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 652 libraries worldwide
When Leo adopts a cat, he names her Sugar and tries to feed her a piece of his birthday cake, but no matter what Leo does to try to make her eat it, the cat simply refuses
The year I didn't go to school by Giselle Potter( Book )
5 editions published between 2002 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 16 libraries worldwide
Billedbog. Forfatteren beskriver sin rejse til Italien som 7-årig, hvor hendes familie turnerede med et dukketeater
 
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Alternative Names
포터, 지젤
ポター, ジゼル
Languages
English (97)
Chinese (18)
Spanish (6)
Japanese (4)
Swedish (3)
German (2)
French (2)
Danish (2)
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