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Denham, Sylvia

Overview
Works: 93 works in 165 publications in 4 languages and 3,319 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Stories in rhyme  Board books  Picture books  Pictorial works  Folklore  Illustrated works  Fairy tales  Poetry 
Roles: Translator
Classifications: PZ8.3.M418, E
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Publications about Sylvia Denham
Publications by Sylvia Denham
Most widely held works by Sylvia Denham
Brown bear, brown bear, what do you see? by Bill Martin( Book )
7 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in Chinese and English and held by 217 libraries worldwide
Exuberantly coloured artwork and favourite animals make this rhythmic story the perfect introduction to looking and learning about colours
What shall we do with the boo-hoo baby? by Cressida Cowell( Book )
10 editions published between 2000 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 193 libraries worldwide
A dog, a cat, a duck, and a cow try to think of things to do to soothe a crying baby
The Little Red Hen and the grains of wheat = La Petite Poule Rouge et les grains de blé by L. R Hen( Book )
4 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in Chinese and English and held by 123 libraries worldwide
None of her animal friends will help the little red hen plant and care for the grains of wheat she finds, but they are willing to eat the bread she bakes from it
Meiling de e ni = Mei Ling's hiccups by David Mills( Book )
2 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in Chinese and held by 123 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
Xiao bao bao, huan ying jiang lin zhe ge shi jie! = Welcome to the world, baby by Na'íma bint Robert( Book )
2 editions published in 2005 in Chinese and English and held by 117 libraries worldwide
When Tariq's new baby brother is born, he brings a bag of dates to class in celebration. Miss Smith decides to have the class explore the ways that different cultures celebrate birth and the five senses at the same time
Handa's surprise by Eileen Browne( Book )
4 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in Chinese and held by 113 libraries worldwide
Handa puts seven different fruits in a basket to take to her friend as a surprise gift, but by the time she arrives at Akeyo's house, she is in for a surprise herself. Presented in Chinese characters and English
al-Ḥijāb al-malfūf = The swirling hijaab by Na'íma bint Robert( Book )
1 edition published in 2002 in Chinese and held by 111 libraries worldwide
Enter the imaginary world of a little girl playing with her mother's hijaab. With a swirl of the hijaab, she is at once a brave warrior queen, an adventurous nomad in the desert, a beautiful bride, or inside a Bedouin tent
Yeh-Hsien : [a Chinese Cinderella] by Dawn Casey( Book )
7 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 110 libraries worldwide
The story of Yeh-Shen is believed to be the original telling of the Cinderella story. Yeh-Shen is raised by her stepmother who always gives her the hardest chores. Yeh-Shen's only friend is a fish, whom her stepmother kills. The bones of the fish are magical and they grant her wish to go to the village festival where she loses her slipper
Zu mu de xing qi liu tang = Grandma's Saturday soup by Sally Fraser( Book )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 101 libraries worldwide
Every day something reminds Mimi of the special soup her grandma makes every Saturday
al-Sinn al-muhtazzah al-mutaʼarjaḥah = the wibbly wobbly tooth by David Mills( Book )
2 editions published in 2003 in Chinese and English and held by 98 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
Al-Yawm al-awwal li-Sām = Sam's first day by David Mills( Book )
3 editions published between 2000 and 2004 in Chinese and English and held by 94 libraries worldwide
Sam loved to talk. He talked while he was getting ready for his first day at school. But when he got there, he stopped talking. It wasn't that Sam was unhappy. He enjoyed building things and was happy to write, but he just would not say anything
Lima de la jiao = Lima's red hot chilli by David Mills( Book )
1 edition published in 1999 in Chinese and held by 90 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?
My daddy is a giant by Carl Norac( Book )
2 editions published in 2004 in Chinese and held by 84 libraries worldwide
He might sneeze like a hurricane and make the ground shake when he runs, but this daddy is a gentle giant. He loves his little boy with all his giant heart - even if he does always want to win at football!
Malāʼikat Alfī = Alfie's angels by Henriette Barkow( Book )
1 edition published in 2003 in Chinese and held by 83 libraries worldwide
Alfie wanted to be an angel in the school play, but had to convince his teacher that boys can be angels too
Elʹfy i sapozhnik = The elves and the shoemaker by Henriette Barkow( Book )
2 editions published in 2007 in Chinese and English and held by 82 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
Cai yi di shou = The pied piper by Henriette Barkow( Book )
2 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in Chinese and held by 75 libraries worldwide
Sensitive retelling of the famous Pied Piper legend of the plague of rats which infested Hamelin. What could the poor townspeople do? Enter a mysterious stranger who rid the town of rats but its children too
Augustus and his smile by Catherine Rayner( Book )
1 edition published in 2008 in Chinese and held by 71 libraries worldwide
After searching mountains, in forests, oceans, and deserts to find his smile, Augustus the tiger finds it when he looks in a puddle and realizes that "happiness is everywhere around him."
Bulaimei de jie tou yi ren = The buskers of Bremen by Henriette Barkow( Book )
1 edition published in 2001 in Chinese and held by 66 libraries worldwide
An old donkey, an old dog, an old cat and a cockerel ran away from their owners. They wanted to become buskers and on their way together to Bremen. However, they never make their way to Bremen and settled in a house instead
Tomek i Zosia rozpoczynają naukę w szkole = Tom and Sofia start school by Henriette Barkow( Book )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 65 libraries worldwide
The first day at school is a big step for every child. Tom is worried. Sofia is excited. They find out about the fun and fears of the first day at school
You guan hu li yu yan = Fox fables by Dawn Casey( Book )
2 editions published in 2006 in Chinese and English and held by 62 libraries worldwide
Two fables about the cunning fox
 
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Chinese (38)
English (15)
Vietnamese (2)
Swedish (1)
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