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Denham, Sylvia

Overview
Works: 81 works in 149 publications in 4 languages and 3,232 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Stories in rhyme  Pictorial works  Board books  Folklore  Big books  Illustrated works  Poetry  Fairy tales 
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 )
6 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in Chinese and English and held by 210 libraries worldwide
Children see a variety of animals, each one a different color, and a teacher looking at them
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 195 libraries worldwide
The dog, cat, duck, and cow come to the rescue when Boo-Hoo Baby won't stop crying
Meiling de e ni = Mei Ling's hiccups by David Mills( Book )
2 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in Chinese and held by 125 libraries worldwide
Mei Ling friends all try to help her get over her hiccups
Xiao Hong Ji he ta de gu mai = The Little Red Hen and the grains of wheat by L. R Hen( Book )
3 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and Chinese and held by 117 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
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 112 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 111 libraries worldwide
This is a vibrant and brightly coloured picture book, set in Africa, about a girl's eventful journey with a basket of fruit
al-Ḥijāb al-malfūf = The swirling hijaab by Na'íma bint Robert( Book )
1 edition published in 2002 in Chinese and held by 110 libraries worldwide
Enter the imaginary world of a little girl playing with her mother's hijaab ; with a swirl of the hijaab, she is a brave warrior queen, an adventurous nomad in the desert, a beautiful bride, or inside a Bedouin tent : Islamic fiction for young girls - dual text
Yeh-Hsien : [a Chinese Cinderella] by Dawn Casey( Book )
7 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 108 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 & 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 100 libraries worldwide
Mimi misses her grandma. Every day something reminds of her of grandma's special Saturday soup and the tales of Jamaica her grandmother tells
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 97 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 )
3 editions published between 1999 and 2012 in Chinese and held by 96 libraries worldwide
Lima, a little bit hungry, succumbs to the temptation to eat a shiny, red hot chilli, and gets full really fast eating ice cream, jello, and other cool treats to counteract the effects of the burning pepper. Presented in English and Spanish
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 94 libraries worldwide
On Monday evening Li got his first wobbly tooth and the tooth went wibble wobble. Li wibbled his tooth and wobbled his tooth unitl it came out. Now what should he do with it? 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
Wo de ba ba shi yi ge ju ren = My Daddy is a giant by Carl Norac( Book )
1 edition published in 2004 in Chinese and held by 82 libraries worldwide
A little boy's father seems so large to him that he needs a ladder to cuddle him and birds nest in his father's hair
Malāʼikat Alfī = Alfie's angels by Henriette Barkow( Book )
1 edition published in 2003 in Chinese and held by 81 libraries worldwide
Alfie wanted to be an angel in the school play, but had to convince his teacher that boys can be angels too
Xiao ai ren yu xie jiang = The elves and the shoemaker by Henriette Barkow( Book )
1 edition published in 2007 in Chinese and held by 78 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
El flautista de Hamelín = The pied piper by Henriette Barkow( Book )
1 edition published in 2002 in Chinese and held by 77 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 69 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."
Tūm wa-Ṣūfiyā yabdaʼān al-madrasah = 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
Muzykańci z Bremy = The buskers of Bremen by Henriette Barkow( Book )
1 edition published in 2001 in Chinese and held by 65 libraries worldwide
What can four animals do when they are no longer wanted? Run off to Bremen to become buskers! When they stop for the night they see a ramshackle house and decide to sing for their supper with unexpected results
Sahir goes to the dentist by Chris Petty( Book )
3 editions published in 2006 in Chinese and English and held by 61 libraries worldwide
"When Sahir loses a tooth, Dad decides to take him and Yasmin to the dentist. Yasmin needs a small filling and Sahir has a model made of his teeth. Then it's time to see the hygienist who shows them how to keep their teeth healthy"--Page 4 of cover
 
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Chinese (37)
English (14)
Vietnamese (2)
Swedish (1)
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