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Sharkey, Niamh

Overview
Works: 55 works in 234 publications in 15 languages and 7,891 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Folklore  Christmas stories  Pictorial works  Picture books  Children's audiobooks  Fairy tales  Board books  Textured books 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Creator, Other, Conceptor
Classifications: GR202, E
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Publications about Niamh Sharkey
Publications by Niamh Sharkey
Most widely held works by Niamh Sharkey
The gigantic turnip by Aleksey Nikolayevich Tolstoy( Book )
32 editions published between 1998 and 2009 in English and held by 1,437 libraries worldwide
In this traditonal Russian tale, a farmer grows a turnip so big that it takes the combined efforts of him, his wife, six canaries, five geese, four hens, three cats, two pigs, one cow, and, finally, one mouse to pull it from the ground
Jack and the beanstalk by Richard Walker( Book )
36 editions published between 1999 and 2011 in 7 languages and held by 1,207 libraries worldwide
A retelling of the tale of a boy who climbs to the top of a magic beanstalk and outsmarts a giant to make his and his mother's fortune
Tales from old Ireland by Malachy Doyle( Book )
19 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in English and Dutch and held by 980 libraries worldwide
Fascinating anthology of Irish folk and fairy tales is greatly enhanced by artwork of Niamh Sharkey. It includes seven stories. Some of the tales are unsettling, some are sad, some have satisfying conclusions
Santasaurus by Niamh Sharkey( Book )
10 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and held by 851 libraries worldwide
On Christmas Eve, a young dinosaur wishes that he could help Santasaurus deliver presents around the world
The ravenous beast by Niamh Sharkey( Book )
19 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 812 libraries worldwide
Various creatures from a mouse to a whale describe all the things they can eat, but the Ravenous Beast proves to be the hungriest of all
Tales of wisdom & wonder by Hugh Lupton( Book )
38 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in 10 languages and held by 651 libraries worldwide
A collection of seven tales from around the world featuring remarkable animals and extraordinary people reminding us of how vast and mysterious the world is and how our lives can be transformed in the most unexpected circumstances
Cinderella by Max Eilenberg( Book )
6 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in English and held by 425 libraries worldwide
A mistreated kitchen maid, with the help of her fairy godmother, attends the palace ball on the condition that she leave before midnight
I'm a happy Hugglewug by Niamh Sharkey( Book )
5 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and held by 355 libraries worldwide
Meet the Hugglewugs, a brand-new family in fact, a brand-new species! Follow them as they go about their everyday lives singing, eating, going to school, running, sliding, skipping and, of course, hugging! Suggested level : junior
El nabo gigante by Henriette Barkow( Book )
4 editions published between 1998 and 2002 in Spanish and held by 219 libraries worldwide
In this traditional Russian tale, a farmer grows a turnip so big that it takes the combined efforts of him, his wife, six canaries, five geese, four hens, three cats, two pigs, one cow, and, finally, one mouse to pull it from the ground
On the road with Mavis and Marge by Niamh Sharkey( Book )
6 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and Irish and held by 161 libraries worldwide
Mavis and Marge are different from other animals. They want to go a-wandering. Over the hills, across the sea, and up to the moon they go, gathering a band of free-range friends on the way. But suddenly, from across the Milky Way, home has a distant allure
The gigantic turnip by Aleksey Nikolayevich Tolstoy( Sound Recording )
3 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and held by 149 libraries worldwide
A cumulative tale in which the turnip planted by an old man grows so enormous that everyone must help to pull it up
Welcome to Roarsville by Sheila Sweeny Higginson( Book )
1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 134 libraries worldwide
Henry Hugglemonster lives in Roarsville, the best place ever! Roarsville is filled with all kinds of monsters and plenty of fun things to do
Tales from old Ireland by Malachy Doyle( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 99 libraries worldwide
Presents seven folk and fairy tales from Ireland, featuring witches, fairies, and a land where no one ever grows old
Le gros navet by Aleksey Nikolayevich Tolstoy( Book )
5 editions published between 1998 and 2007 in French and English and held by 56 libraries worldwide
Un vieil homme et une vieille femme ont la surprise de trouver dans leur jardin un navet géant. Pour l'enlever, le vieil homme fait appel à sa femme qui fait appel à sa fille, puis à son chien, à son chat et à la souris ... Finalement, le navet géant jaillit du sol. Un conte drôle, bien rythmé. [SDM]
La rapa gigante by Aleksey Nikolayevich Tolstoy( Book )
4 editions published between 1999 and 2004 in Italian and held by 54 libraries worldwide
Jack e il fagiolo magico by Richard Walker( Book )
1 edition published in 2000 in Italian and held by 39 libraries worldwide
Jack was a little boy who lived with his mother in real poverty. One day, when they had absolutely nothing to eat, the mother asked him to take their old cow to the market and sell her in order to get some money for food. Instead, to the great annoyance of his mother, Jack exchanged her for a few beans. Those, however, were magic
Daddo in charge by Sheila Sweeny Higginson( Book )
1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 36 libraries worldwide
"Join Henry and Daddo for a monstrous good time in this board book with a touch-and-feel element on every spread! Momma is going away for a relaxing weekend, leaving Daddo in charge of the Huggle-kids. The day is going well until Daddo loses his to-do list then everything starts to spin out of control in the Hugglemonster house!"--Amazon.com
The trout in the turnhole by Benedict Kiely( Book )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 26 libraries worldwide
Irish legends for the very young by Niamh Sharkey( Book )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 20 libraries worldwide
Juan y los frijoles mágicos by Richard Walker( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2008 in Spanish and held by 17 libraries worldwide
En este cuento infantil clásico, Juan se sube por un tallo de frijol y visita el castillo de un gigante y rescata a la ganza que pone huevos de oro
 
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Alternative Names
シャーキー, ニーアム
Languages
English (140)
Spanish (16)
French (12)
Italian (5)
Catalan (3)
Dutch (3)
Finnish (3)
Japanese (2)
Chinese (2)
Basque (2)
Irish (2)
Welsh (1)
Portuguese (1)
Galician (1)
Korean (1)
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