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Frankenhuyzen, Gijsbert van

Overview
Works: 49 works in 93 publications in 1 language and 11,681 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  History  Folklore  Anecdotes  Biography 
Roles: Illustrator
Classifications: PZ7.W5718, [E]
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Publications about Gijsbert van Frankenhuyzen
Publications by Gijsbert van Frankenhuyzen
Most widely held works about Gijsbert van Frankenhuyzen
 
Most widely held works by Gijsbert van Frankenhuyzen
L is for Lincoln : an Illinois alphabet by Kathy-jo Wargin( Book )
3 editions published between 2000 and 2004 in English and held by 936 libraries worldwide
Illustrations and rhyming text introduce people, places, and things associated with the state of Illinois, each accompanied by a more detailed explanation
Jam & jelly by Holly & Nellie by Gloria Whelan( Book )
3 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in English and held by 792 libraries worldwide
A Nellie and her mother pick berries all summer in order to make enough money so that Nellie can get a coat to wear to school in the winter
The legend of the teddy bear by Frank Murphy( Book )
2 editions published between 2000 and 2005 in English and held by 746 libraries worldwide
A retelling of the legend of how American president Theodore Roosevelt inspired the making of the first stuffed toy bear
Friend on freedom river by Gloria Whelan( Book )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 719 libraries worldwide
On a cold December night, Louis must decide whether to brave the treacherous Detroit River to take a slave family to freedom
The legend of sleeping bear by Kathy-jo Wargin( Book )
4 editions published between 1998 and 2008 in English and held by 697 libraries worldwide
In this retelling of an Ojibwe Indian tale, a mother bear loses sight of her two cubs as they all attempt to escape a forest fire by swimming across Lake Michigan
H is for horse : an equestrian alphabet by Michael Ulmer( Book )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 628 libraries worldwide
In the style and format of our alphabet books comes "H is for Horse: An Equestrian Alphabet." From basics such as mucking out the stall and how to judge a horse's qualities to historical facts on the Royal Canadian Mounted Police, Mike Ulmer relays the fun and fundamentals of the world of horses. Lush, detailed paintings by Gijsbert van Frankenhuyzen, whose work School Library Journal has described as "luminous," capture the beauty and magnificence of these creatures
Saving Samantha : a true story by Robbyn Smith van Frankenhuyzen( Book )
5 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and held by 567 libraries worldwide
Contains a delightful story of rescue and survival when a red fox pup is rescued from a rusty trap, nursed back to health and returned to the wild
W is for woof : a dog alphabet by Ruth Strother( Book )
2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 554 libraries worldwide
"Using the alphabet format learn about dog behavior, domestication, grooming, K-9 police dogs, and much more. Simple poetry for each topic is paired with detail-filled expository text. Realistic illustrations complement the text"--Provided by publisher
The Edmund Fitzgerald : song of the bell by Kathy-jo Wargin( Book )
4 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 552 libraries worldwide
Describes the voyage and sinking of the giant transport ship, the Edmund Fitzgerald, which was caught in a raging storm while crossing Lake Superior in November, 1975
T is for Titanic : a Titanic alphabet by Debbie Shoulders( Book )
2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 473 libraries worldwide
Presents an A-to-Z introduction about the sinking of the Titanic, exploring items ranging from the solid oak grand staircase to the on-board post office
The legend of Mackinac Island by Kathy-jo Wargin( Book )
3 editions published between 1999 and 2010 in English and held by 464 libraries worldwide
Retells the story of the great turtle Makinauk that enlists the aid of other animals to help create the special place known as Mackinac Island
The legend of the loon by Kathy-jo Wargin( Book )
2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 428 libraries worldwide
After being shown the wonders of nature by Grandmother Lom, two children venture out in her boat alone, find themselves in danger, and are rescued by a mysterious bird
S is for Smithsonian : America's museum alphabet by Marie Smith( Book )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 395 libraries worldwide
A rhyming alphabet that looks at people and things associated with the Smithsonian Museum and provides background information on each one
The legend of the lady's slipper by Kathy-jo Wargin( Book )
5 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in English and held by 367 libraries worldwide
One winter, when the people of her village become terribly ill, Running Flower braves the snow and freezing cold to race to the village on the other side of the forest for medicine. Based on an Ojibwe legend
Adopted by an owl : the true story of Jackson the owl by Robbyn Smith van Frankenhuyzen( Book )
3 editions published between 2001 and 2005 in English and held by 358 libraries worldwide
Jackson, a great horned owl, chooses to stay with the family that raised him after a boy stole him from his nest when he was just an owlet
The blue spruce by Mario Matthew Cuomo( Book )
2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 307 libraries worldwide
When a storm knocks down the blue spruce tree in a boy's yard, he and his father work with all their might to right the tree again
Jasper's story : saving moon bears by Jill Robinson( Book )
3 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 304 libraries worldwide
A true story of how Jasper was saved and sent to the Moon Bear Rescue Centre
Itsy Bitsy & Teeny Weeny by Robbyn Smith van Frankenhuyzen( Book )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 300 libraries worldwide
"A nature and animal rescue story that finds a lamb, rejected by its mother, and an orphaned fawn being cared for by a farm family as siblings on Hazel Ridge Farm. The next spring, the animals separate, one back into the wild and other a domestic animal"--Provided by publisher
The legend of Leelanau by Kathy-jo Wargin( Book )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 273 libraries worldwide
A young maiden is entranced by the Spirit Wood, where playful fairies known as the Pukwudjininees live, and wants to keep visiting there despite being forbidden to do so by her family
Mackinac Bridge : the five mile poem by Gloria Whelan( Book )
4 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 273 libraries worldwide
Although it will mean that their father can no longer make a living running a ferry boat, thirteen-year-old Mark and his brother Luke are excited about the building of a five-mile bridge across the Straits of Mackinac in Michigan in 1957
 
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Alternative Names
Van Frankenhuyzen, Gijsbert
Van Frankenhuyzen, Gijsbert, 1951-
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English (60)
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