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Manna, Giovanni 1966-

Overview
Works: 116 works in 272 publications in 4 languages and 4,436 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  History  Poetry  Picture books  Folklore  Pictorial works  Cross-cultural studies  Drama  High interest-low vocabulary books 
Roles: Illustrator, Editor
Classifications: PQ2228, [E]
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Publications about Giovanni Manna
Publications by Giovanni Manna
Most widely held works by Giovanni Manna
The Barefoot book of knights by John Matthews( Book )
11 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in English and held by 705 libraries worldwide
Young Tom of Warwick is sent to live in a castle so that he can learn about knighthood and chivalry. There, kindly Master William, the armorer, tells stories about knights from all around the world. Through their courage, honor, strength, wisdom, patience and humility, the knights in these stories illustrate to Tom what it takes to be a great knight
Someone I like : poems about people by Judith Nicholls( Book )
6 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in English and held by 700 libraries worldwide
Includes poems by John Agard, Moira Andrew, James Berry, Gwendolyn Brooks, Andrew Collett, Ian Hamilton Finlay, Nikki Giovanni, Eloise Greenfield, Mary Ann Hoberman, Langston Hughes, Elizabeth Jennings, Lindamichellebaron, Frances Nagle, Judith Nicholls, Grace Nichols, Hiawyn Oram, Lydia Pender, Vyanne Samuels, Fred Sedgwick, Margaret Walker, David Whitehead, Kit Wright, Charlotte Zolotow
The Barefoot book of giants, ghosts and goblins : traditional tales from around the world by John Matthews( Book )
9 editions published between 1999 and 2008 in English and held by 699 libraries worldwide
A cross-cultural anthology of folk tales carefully chosen to terrify and tantalize young readers. The mystery and magic of the stories are beautifully realized by evocative and enchanting watercolors
You and me by Stella Blackstone( Book )
9 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in English and held by 509 libraries worldwide
A boy and a girl play an imaginary game, picturing themselves as opposites
Swing high, swing low : a book of opposites by Fiona Coward( Book )
8 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and held by 403 libraries worldwide
As they enjoy a busy day, a mother and two children encounter an abundance of contrasts, such as playing and working, laughing and crying, and waking and sleeping
Finn at Clee Point by Richard John Knight( Book )
2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 299 libraries worldwide
Finn has always heard that the Finers, a family living alone at the tip of Clee Point, are to be avoided because of some long-ago incident that no one will discuss, but when Davey Finer saves Finn's life, he begins to learn more and, in defiance of his parents, befriend them
First morning : poems about time by Nikki Siegen-Smith( Book )
4 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in English and held by 241 libraries worldwide
A collection of poems that examine the many faces of time: the first time, racing against time, different times of our lives, and times of the year. The poets represent different places and backgrounds
La tulipe noire by Alexandre Dumas( Book )
4 editions published between 1997 and 2010 in French and held by 56 libraries worldwide
Un classique de la littérature française adapté pour l'apprentissage du français langue étrangère. Propose un texte, des activités pédagogiques et un lexique
Les trois mousquetaires by Alexandre Dumas( Book )
10 editions published between 1997 and 2010 in French and held by 42 libraries worldwide
Frankrijk, het hof van Lodewijk XIII. Drie musketiers en hun jonge vriend d'Artagnan beleven allerlei avonturen. Met opdrachten en een cd
Buon Natale, Samira by Max Bolliger( Book )
3 editions published in 2002 in Italian and held by 32 libraries worldwide
Dormi, cucciolo mio : una ninna nanna by Laura Manaresi( Book )
4 editions published in 2000 in Italian and held by 30 libraries worldwide
La regina della neve by H. C Andersen( Book )
2 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in Italian and held by 27 libraries worldwide
Strega no by Marie Desplechin( Book )
1 edition published in 2005 in Italian and held by 27 libraries worldwide
Occhio di Nuvola by Ricardo Gómez( Book )
2 editions published in 2009 in Italian and held by 27 libraries worldwide
Occhio di Nuvola è un ragazzo non vedente, guardato con curiosità e sospetto dagli altri indiani Crow. Eppure sarà proprio la sua diversità a salvare la tribù dall'invadenza degli uomini-pallidi, rubandogli la cosa più strana che hanno portato con loro nella conquista dei territori americani: il cavallo. L'oscurità è un problema per gli uomini del villaggio, ma non per Occhio di Nuvola, deciso a disarmare gli uomini-pallidi da una parte del loro potere: i fucili. Con l'aiuto del padre Abete in Fiore, che a fatica sapeva essere gli occhi del ragazzo, Occhio di Nuvola tenta l'avventura di allontanare dalle terre dei Crow i pericolosi uomini bianchi
La bella addormentata by Tahar Ben Jelloun( Book )
4 editions published in 2003 in Italian and held by 26 libraries worldwide
Wo ai xiao bu dian by Laura Manaresi( Book )
2 editions published in 1999 in Chinese and held by 24 libraries worldwide
La nascita di Arlecchino by Roberto Piumini( Book )
4 editions published in 2002 in Italian and held by 22 libraries worldwide
I cigni selvatici : una fiaba di Hans Christian Andersen by H. C Andersen( Book )
1 edition published in 2007 in Italian and held by 20 libraries worldwide
Roma by Laura Manaresi( Book )
3 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in Italian and held by 20 libraries worldwide
Romeo and Juliet by William Shakespeare( Book )
7 editions published between 1998 and 2007 in English and held by 18 libraries worldwide
A prose retelling of Shakespeare's drama in which young lovers attempt to defy fate
 
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Alternative Names
Manna, Giovanni
マンナ, ジョヴァンニ
Languages
English (56)
Italian (24)
French (14)
Chinese (2)
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