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Jama, Adam

Overview
Works: 65 works in 107 publications in 2 languages and 1,952 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Pictorial works  Picture books  Folklore  Fairy tales  Christmas stories  Illustrated works  Big books  Stories in rhyme 
Roles: Translator
Classifications: PZ7.M9534, 823.914
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Publications about Adam Jama
Publications by Adam Jama
Most widely held works by Adam Jama
Madaxkuti bunni ah, madaxkuti bunni ah, maxaad aragtaa? = Brown bear, brown bear, what do you see? by Bill Martin( Book )
2 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in Somali and held by 90 libraries worldwide
In a question and answer game, a teacher and her group see a variety of animals, each one a different color
El nabo gigante by Henriette Barkow( Book )
2 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in Somali and held by 86 libraries worldwide
This re-telling of a traditional story is based in an inner-city school, where the children have grown a huge turnip. The boys and girls try to pull it out, but it won't move. Will they ever manage to free the giant turnip?
Zu mu de xing qi liu tang = Grandma's Saturday soup by Sally Fraser( Book )
2 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in Somali and held by 83 libraries worldwide
"Mimi misses her grandma. Every day something reminds her of grandma's special Saturday Soup and the tales her grandma tells. Sally Fraser's delightful description of Jamaica and the wonderful soup ..."--Cover
What shall we do with the boo-hoo baby? by Cressida Cowell( Book )
5 editions published between 2000 and 2004 in Somali and held by 80 libraries worldwide
A dog, a cat, a duck, and a cow try to think of things to do to soothe a crying baby
Walking through the jungle by Debbie Harter( Book )
3 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in English and held by 77 libraries worldwide
In this traditional English nursery rhyme, a fearless young explorer discovers the different animals and terrains of the world before making it home, safe and sound, for her supper
Handa's hen by Eileen Browne( Book )
2 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in Somali and held by 70 libraries worldwide
Handa is searching for her grandma's black hen, Mondi. Every morning, she feeds Mondi her breakfast, but this morning Mondi hasn't come for her food. So Handa and her friend Akeyo begin to hunt for Mondi. While searching, they find all sorts of other animals
al-Tiyūs al-thalāthah al-ikhwah jrūf = three billy goats gruff by Henriette Barkow( Book )
3 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in Somali and held by 70 libraries worldwide
Retells the traditional tale about three billy goats who trick a troll that lives under the bridge
Meiling de e ni = Mei Ling's hiccups by David Mills( Book )
2 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in Somali and held by 60 libraries worldwide
Mei Ling gets hiccups at her class party. Her friends give her suggestions how to stop hiccups. However her hiccups keep coming back until she comes up with a brilliant idea
Malāʼikat Alfī = Alfie's angels by Henriette Barkow( Book )
1 edition published in 2003 in Somali and held by 60 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
Jill i zaczarowana fasola = Jill and the beanstalk by Manju Gregory( Book )
1 edition published in 2004 in Somali and held by 58 libraries worldwide
Similar to the story "Jack and the Beanstalk" but here, Jack is ill, so Jill takes the lead
al-Sinn al-muhtazzah al-mutaʼarjaḥah = the wibbly wobbly tooth by David Mills( Book )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 56 libraries worldwide
On Monday evening Li got his first wobbly tooth went Wibble Wobble. Li wibbled his tooth and wobbled his tooth until it came out. Now what should he do with his tooth? His friends have many suggestions: Throw it in the river for good luck. Bury it! Wait for the tooth fairy ... But grandma knows just what to do. This funny story celebrates the diverse traditions associated with losing a baby tooth
Līmā wa-al-filfilah al-ḥarrāqah = Lima's red hot chilli by David Mills( Book )
2 editions published between 1999 and 2001 in Somali and English and held by 56 libraries worldwide
Take one little hungry girl, six different tempting foods and one shiny delicious red hot chilli. One big bite into the chilli results in a spectacular display of fireforks. Mum, dad, aunt and grandad all come to help but Lima's mouth is still too hot. Who can rescue her?
Buster by Linda M Jennings( Book )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 56 libraries worldwide
Buster is abandoned by his family and finds a new home
Five minutes' peace by Jill Murphy( Book )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 53 libraries worldwide
Mrs. Large tries to take a peaceful, relaxing bath but her family has other ideas
Saam Iyo Maalintii Ugu Horraysay Dugsiga = Sam's first day by David Mills( Book )
1 edition published in 2000 in Somali and held by 50 libraries worldwide
Floppy by Guido van Genechten( Book )
1 edition published in 1999 in Somali and held by 49 libraries worldwide
Floppy wants to be like his friends, but learns there is more than one way to be the same
Xiao bao bao, huan ying jiang lin zhe ge shi jie! = Welcome to the world, baby by Na'íma bint Robert( Book )
4 editions published in 2005 in Somali and held by 47 libraries worldwide
All cultures celebrate the birth of a baby in different ways. When Tariq's mum has a baby boy the whole class celebrates. And as the children talk, at circle time, they each in turn tell how their families welcomed a new child into the world. A beautifull and sensitive exploration of the diversity of cultural and religious celebrations of a baby being welcomed into our world
Islaantii Buuri iyo Unuunkii = Buri and the Marrow by Henriette Barkow( Book )
3 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in Somali and held by 47 libraries worldwide
As an 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?
Elʹfy i sapozhnik = The elves and the shoemaker by Henriette Barkow( Book )
1 edition published in 2007 in Somali and held by 41 libraries worldwide
A poor shoemaker becomes successful with the help of two elves who finish his shoes during the night
Sanduuqii Baandoora = Pandora's box by Henriette Barkow( Book )
3 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in Somali and held by 41 libraries worldwide
Billedbog. Genfortælling af det græske sagn om Pandora, der får en ganske særlig æske i bryllupsgave
 
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Somali (34)
English (7)
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