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Barkow, Henriette

Overview
Works: 236 works in 568 publications in 29 languages and 8,739 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Picture books  Folklore  Fairy tales  Pictorial works  Diary fiction  Illustrated works  Medical fiction  Folk tales 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PZ23.B375, 823.914
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Publications about Henriette Barkow
Publications by Henriette Barkow
Most widely held works by Henriette Barkow
El nabo gigante by Henriette Barkow( Book )
28 editions published between 2000 and 2015 in 16 languages and held by 909 libraries worldwide
In this adaptation of the Russian tale, The Enormous Turnip, Miss Honeywood's class discover that when they all work together they can do the job
Nita va al hospital = Nita goes to hospital by Henriette Barkow( Book )
24 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in 20 languages and held by 682 libraries worldwide
Nita breaks her leg and must go to the hospital to have it set
El flautista de Hamelín = The pied piper by Henriette Barkow( Book )
25 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in 14 languages and held by 647 libraries worldwide
Retelling of the legend of the Pied Piper, who punished the people of Hamelin for refusing to pay him after he rid their town of rats
Malāʼikat Alfī = Alfie's angels by Henriette Barkow( Book )
14 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in 9 languages and held by 623 libraries worldwide
Alfie wants to be an angel more than anything in the world, but first he has to convince his teacher and classmates that boys as well as girls can be angels
Tomek i Zosia rozpoczynają naukę w szkole = Tom and Sofia start school by Henriette Barkow( Book )
10 editions published in 2006 in 8 languages and held by 573 libraries worldwide
Tom is worried. Sofia is excited. What will the first day of school be like?
Tīn bakre Graf = The three billy goats Gruff by Henriette Barkow( Book )
24 editions published between 2000 and 2016 in 14 languages and held by 532 libraries worldwide
Retelling of the traditional folk tale. Three Billy Goats Gruff try to cross the bridge to get to the grass on the other side but a mean troll blocks their way
Muzykańci z Bremy = The buskers of Bremen by Henriette Barkow( Book )
20 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in 14 languages and held by 529 libraries worldwide
Four old, unwanted animals decide to become buskers in Bremen, but never made it there because they had a run-in with some robbers along the way
Don't Cry, Sly!. [bilingual Polish] by Henriette Barkow( Book )
10 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in 8 languages and held by 509 libraries worldwide
Sly's mom was always shouting and demanding of him. And however much Sly did, it was never enough for her. One day she asks for a roast chicken. Sly had never caught a hen before but being a smart fox he had a plan. He manages to get Little Red into a sack but later she escapes. Out of sympathy for him, Little Red helps him with a way which puts an end to Sly's mom complaints
Tilka hiya umm-i = That's my mum by Henriette Barkow( Book )
14 editions published between 2001 and 2012 in 12 languages and held by 460 libraries worldwide
Two children who have parents of different races decide to take action when they grow tired of people making assumptions about their mothers based on their skin colors. Presented in English and Farsi
Elʹfy i sapozhnik = The elves and the shoemaker by Henriette Barkow( Book )
8 editions published in 2007 in 8 languages and held by 364 libraries worldwide
A retelling of the Grimm fairytale of the poor shoemaker who becomes successful with the help of two elves who finish his shoes during the night
The Little Red Hen and the grains of wheat = La Petite Poule Rouge et les grains de blé by L. R Hen( Book )
15 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in 13 languages and held by 287 libraries worldwide
Little Red Hen finds some grains of wheat but when she asks the cat, the dog and the goose to help her plant them, they are all too busy. So Little Red Hen grows the wheat, cuts it, takes it first to the miller and then the baker, all on her own. When she brings home the delicious bread the other animals are only too willing to help her eat it, but will she let them?
Puszka Pandory = Pandora's box by Henriette Barkow( Book )
10 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in 9 languages and held by 266 libraries worldwide
This famous Greek myth is richly retold with stunning illustrations that progressively depict the forthcoming doom
Ellie's secret diary by Henriette Barkow( Book )
15 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in 12 languages and held by 263 libraries worldwide
Read Ellie's secret diary to see how she coped and how she won through. Help is at hand!
al-Liftah al-ʻamlāqah = The giant turnip by Henriette Barkow( Book )
3 editions published between 2001 and 2007 in Arabic and held by 155 libraries worldwide
In this adaptation of the Russian tale, The Enormous Turnip, Miss Honeywood's class discover that when they all work together they can do the job
Buṛhī aur kaddū = Buri and the marrow by Henriette Barkow( Book )
15 editions published between 2000 and 2012 in 7 languages and held by 149 libraries worldwide
Text in both English and Arabic language describing a old woman travels through the forest to meet her daughter, a fox, a tiger and a lion try to eat her. Buri tells them to wait until she returns, then she'll be nice and fat. When it is time for her to go home, her daughter thinks of a plan which fools the lion and the tiger. But will the fox be tricked?
Biyuwulf = Beowulf by Henriette Barkow( Book )
21 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in 10 languages and held by 85 libraries worldwide
The vile creature Grendel is killing and devouring Denmark's warriors. Beowulf, the strongest and mightiest Geat warrior, fights Grendel with his bare hands and restores peace. But across the marshes, a creature even more vile wants revenge
Masta bara ek tārnip = Giant turnip by Henriette Barkow( Book )
1 edition published in 2001 in Bengali and held by 84 libraries worldwide
Bengali - English bilingual story for 5-7 years old
French & English by Henriette Barkow( Book )
4 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in English and French and held by 77 libraries worldwide
Nita is playing with Rocky the dog, when he runs into the road. She follows him, and is hit by a passing car. The driver phones for an ambulance and Nita is taken to hospital. Nita has broken her leg in the accident and needs to be brave as the doctors and nurses make her better. This is a DUAL LANGUAGE title in French/English
al-ʻAfārīt al-ṣighār wa-al-iskāfī = The elves and the shoemaker by Henriette Barkow( Book )
1 edition published in 2007 in Arabic and held by 71 libraries worldwide
A poor old shoemaker becomes successful with the help of two elves who finish his shoes during the night. Presented in English and Arabic
Būrī wa-thamarat al-yaqṭīn : qiṣah min al-fūluklūr al-Hindī = Buri and the marrow : an Indian folk tale by Henriette Barkow( Book )
3 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in Arabic and held by 71 libraries worldwide
Buri and the marrow is a Bengali folk tale. The word buri means old woman in Bengali
 
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controlled identity Hen, L. R.

Hen, L. R.
هنرييت باركو
Languages
English (32)
Arabic (29)
Spanish (19)
Chinese (19)
German (17)
French (16)
Polish (15)
Vietnamese (11)
Russian (11)
Persian (10)
Urdu (10)
Gujarati (10)
Somali (9)
Panjabi (9)
Italian (8)
Turkish (8)
Portuguese (7)
Bengali (6)
Japanese (5)
Albanian (3)
Czech (2)
Hindi (2)
Croatian (1)
Tamil (1)
Greek, Modern [1453- ] (1)
Multiple languages (1)
Korean (1)
Hungarian (1)
Romanian (1)
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