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Sharkey, Niamh

Overview
Works: 73 works in 216 publications in 5 languages and 7,970 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Pictorial works  Folklore  Christmas stories 
Roles: Illustrator, Creator
Classifications: PZ7.S52982, 823.914
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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 )
27 editions published between 1998 and 2009 in English and held by 1,410 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 )
20 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in English and held by 1,029 libraries worldwide
Classic fairy tale, retold with sparky originality and lively humor, complemented by fascinatingly offbeat illustrations
Tales from old Ireland by Malachy Doyle( Book )
15 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in English and held by 946 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
The ravenous beast by Niamh Sharkey( Book )
17 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in English and held by 880 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
Santasaurus by Niamh Sharkey( Book )
10 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and held by 834 libraries worldwide
On Christmas Eve, a young dinosaur wishes that he could help Santasaurus deliver presents around the world
Tales of wisdom & wonder by Hugh Lupton( Book )
18 editions published between 1998 and 2009 in English and held by 608 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 )
4 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 442 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 )
6 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and held by 380 libraries worldwide
Henry Hugglewug takes the reader through his day as he sings his special song, goes to school, paints pictures, and introduces his classmates and special animal friends
El nabo gigante by Aleksey Nikolayevich Tolstoy( Book )
4 editions published between 1998 and 2002 in Spanish and held by 211 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 )
3 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 176 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
Juan y los frijoles mágicos by Richard Walker( Book )
3 editions published between 1999 and 2008 in Spanish and held by 170 libraries worldwide
A retelling of the classic story of the boy who climbs a beanstalk and outwits a giant
The gigantic turnip by Aleksey Nikolayevich Tolstoy( Sound Recording )
4 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and held by 154 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
Tales from old Ireland by Malachy Doyle( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 107 libraries worldwide
Presents seven folk and fairy tales from Ireland, featuring witches, fairies, and a land where no one ever grows old
Verhalen uit het oude Ierland by Malachy Doyle( Book )
1 edition published in 2004 in Dutch and held by 80 libraries worldwide
Zeven Ierse volksverhalen, voorzien van illustraties in kleur. Voorlezen vanaf ca. 9 jaar, zelf lezen vanaf ca. 11 jaar
Wijze & wonderlijke verhalen by Hugh Lupton( Book )
1 edition published in 2002 in Dutch and held by 56 libraries worldwide
Zeven verhalen uit verschillende landen, voorzien van grote pastelkleurige illustraties. Vanaf ca. 9 jaar
La rapa gigante by Aleksey Nikolayevich Tolstoy( Book )
5 editions published between 1999 and 2004 in Italian and held by 53 libraries worldwide
De Grote Slokop by Niamh Sharkey( Book )
1 edition published in 2004 in Dutch and held by 53 libraries worldwide
Allerlei dieren scheppen tegen elkaar op over hun honger en wat ze allemaal zouden kunnen eten, totdat de Grote Slokop hen allemaal opeet. Prentenboek met grote tekeningen in kleur. Vanaf ca. 4 jaar
Le gros navet by Aleksey Nikolayevich Tolstoy( Book )
5 editions published between 1998 and 2007 in French and English and held by 45 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]
Jack e il fagiolo magico by Richard Walker( Book )
1 edition published in 2000 in Italian and held by 39 libraries worldwide
The trout in the turnhole by Benedict Kiely( Book )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 27 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
シャーキー, ニーアム
Languages
English (127)
Spanish (7)
Italian (6)
French (4)
Dutch (3)
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