WorldCat Identities

Sturm, James 1965-

Works: 63 works in 167 publications in 6 languages and 9,314 library holdings
Genres: Graphic novels  Juvenile works  Comic books, strips, etc  Comics (Graphic works)  Fiction  Handbooks and manuals  Biography‡vAnecdotes  Interviews  Christmas stories  Stories in rhyme 
Roles: Author, Editor, Artist
Classifications: PZ7.7.S84, 741.5973
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about James Sturm
Most widely held works by James Sturm
Satchel Paige : striking out Jim Crow by James Sturm( Book )

6 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 1,976 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Satchel Paige began his baseball career in the Negro Leagues in Alabama in the 1920s. For years, Jim Crow laws, which segregated blacks and whites, kept him out of the major leagues. But they couldn't stop him from becoming a world-class athlete. This is a fictionalized account of a real-life sports hero
Adventures in cartooning by James Sturm( Book )

12 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 1,807 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Once upon a time ... a princess tried to make a comic. And with the help of a magical cartooning elf, she learned how -- well enough to draw her way out of an encounter with a dangerous dragon, near-death by drowning, and into her very own adventure!"--Publisher description
Ape and Armadillo take over the world by James Sturm( Book )

4 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 865 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Armadillo is trying to come up with a plan for global domination ... but with every new idea, being a bad guy seems a little less fun-especially if ruling the world means losing your best friend"--
Sleepless Knight by James Sturm( Book )

4 editions published between 2015 and 2017 in English and French and held by 646 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Knight is so excited for the big camping trip, but sleeping under the stars is only fun when you have your trusty teddy bear--and Knight's is nowhere to be found
The golem's mighty swing by James Sturm( Book )

22 editions published between 2001 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 478 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the Stars of David, a Jewish barnstorming baseball team of the 1920s, finds their season threatened, they bring to life a legendary Jewish creature called the Golem so that he can play for them
Birdsong : a story in pictures by James Sturm( Book )

3 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 462 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The wordless adventure of two children whose misdeeds are punished when they're transformed into monkeys. In the tradition of kamishibai, or Japanese paper theater, the wordless format gives freedom to the readers to tell the story as they see it"--
Market day by James Sturm( Book )

15 editions published between 2010 and 2017 in 6 languages and held by 443 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Carting his lovingly handcrafted rugs to town, Mendleman discovers that the shop that carried his wares has been taken over by a new, bottom-line-oriented owner who stocks only cheaply made merchandise. With the disappearance of his patron, Mendleman's world is upended. His only recourse is to sell his rugs for a pittance to a grand new emporium. Although he must accept the insult for the survival of his young family, the blow drives the sensitive artist to the breaking point
Adventures in cartooning : Chistmas special by James Sturm( Book )

5 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 442 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A story about the magical cartooning elf and a brave knight creating a book for children for Christmas introduces information about story elements, rhyming text, and creating comic strips
Ogres awake! by James Sturm( Book )

3 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 389 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The knight and her horse, Edward, have made a startling discovery: there are three huge ogres asleep at her doorstep! When they wake up, the kingdom is in big trouble! The knight, Edward, and some garden gnomes fight back, not with swords and shields, but with potato peelers and spoons. It turns out that ogres are pretty friendly when they have full stomachs!"--Provided by publisher
James Sturm's America : God, gold and golems by James Sturm( Book )

5 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 276 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

I. The revival : Cane Ridge, Kentucky, 1801 : thousands of pilgrims look towards heaven to find salvation -- II. Hundreds of feet below daylight : Solomon's Gulch, Idaho, 1886 : the last residents of a mining town continue their descent -- III. The golem's mighty swing : small town America, the early 1920s : a barnstorming Jewish baseball team create a golem to deliver them from their trials
Hocus focus by James Sturm( Book )

3 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"All day long, the Knight peels turnips. This isn't what she had in mind for her first magic lesson. She wants to make a magic potion, not soup! Things get a lot more exciting when she steals the wizard's magic wand and spell book. Her potion transforms Edward into a giant worm--and he's hungry"--Pg. 4 of cover
Denys Wortman's New York : portrait of the city in the 1930s and 1940s by Denys Wortman( Book )

3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presented as a panorama of a single day in New York City, this collection of drawings is not only a tribute to Wortman, but also to the city that sparked his voracious creative output
Fantastic Four legends. unstable molecules( Book )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Taking the idea that Reed Richards, Ben Grimm, Sue Storm and Johnny Storm were based on real people, imagines their lives in a small town in the 1950s, populated with housewives, beatniks, bullies, and government officials
Above and below : two stories of the American frontier by James Sturm( Book )

4 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adventures in cartooning activity book by James Sturm( Book )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Black star la véritable histoire de Satchel Paige by James Sturm( Book )

1 edition published in 2009 in French and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Oeuvrant au sein de ligues nègres, à l'époque où les lois ségrégationnistes sont toujours en vigueur, Jim Crow est devenu un héros pour de nombreux Afro-Américains et Blancs amateurs de base-ball
Comics confidential : thirteen graphic novelists talk story, craft, and life outside the box by Leonard S Marcus( Book )

2 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thirteen prominent cartoonists discuss their creative processes and the experiences and influences that led to their success in one of today's most vibrant art forms. Each interview is followed by an original graphic short on the common theme of "the city."
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Satchel Paige : striking out Jim Crow
Alternative Names
James Sturm Amerikaans cartoonist

James Sturm cartoonist

스텀, 제임스 1965-

Adventures in cartooningThe golem's mighty swingMarket dayJames Sturm's America : God, gold and golemsDenys Wortman's New York : portrait of the city in the 1930s and 1940sFantastic Four legends. unstable moleculesAdventures in cartooning activity book