WorldCat Identities

Blair, Eric

Overview
Works: 55 works in 280 publications in 2 languages and 17,537 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Fairy tales  Legends  Biography  Folklore  Tall tales  High interest-low vocabulary books  Fables  Picture books 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PZ8.B5688, E
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Eric Blair
Paul Bunyan : a retelling of the classic tall tale by Eric Blair( Book )

11 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 635 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A retelling of the tall tale about Paul Bunyan
Sleeping Beauty by Eric Blair( Book )

14 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 583 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Enraged at not being invited to the princess's christening, a wicked fairy casts a spell that dooms the princess to sleep for one hundred years
The gingerbread man by Eric Blair( Book )

9 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in English and Spanish and held by 555 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A freshly baked gingerbread man escapes when he is taken out of the oven and eludes a number of pursuers until he meets a clever fox
The shoemaker and his elves : a retelling of the Grimms' fairy tale by Eric Blair( Book )

13 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 546 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An easy-to-read retelling of the classic tale of a kindly but poor shoemaker who gets unexpected help with his work
Puss in Boots by Eric Blair( Book )

16 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 518 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book introduce young readers to the captivating world of classic tall tales with the easy-to-read series. These timeless stories have been updated with a contemporary feel that appeals to today's reader
The boy who cried wolf : a retelling of Aesop's fable by Eric Blair( Book )

12 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and held by 486 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A retelling of the fable in which a young boy's false cries for help cause him problems when he is really in need of assistance
Johnny Appleseed : a retelling of the classic tall tale by Eric Blair( Book )

8 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 481 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A retelling of the tall tale about Johnny Appleseed
The pied piper by Eric Blair( Book )

11 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 438 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Pied Piper pipes a village free of rats, and when the villagers refuse to pay him for the service he pipes away their children as well
Pecos Bill by Eric Blair( Book )

10 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 436 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Relates some of the legends of Pecos Bill, a cowboy who was raised by wild animals, once roped a whole herd of cattle at once, and invented Texas chili
Hansel and Gretel : a retelling of the Grimms' fairy tale by Eric Blair( Book )

5 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and Spanish and held by 412 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When they are left in the woods by their parents, two children find their way home despite an encounter with a wicked witch
The crow and the pitcher : a retelling of Aesop's fable by Eric Blair( Book )

7 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and Spanish and held by 374 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a thirsty crow cannot drink from a pitcher because the water level is too low, she uses her ingenuity to solve the problem
Belling the cat : a retelling of Aesop's fable by Eric Blair( Book )

7 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in English and held by 374 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The mice learn that "some things are easier said than done" when they try to get rid of their great enemy the cat
Rumpelstiltskin : a retelling of the Grimms' fairy tale by Eric Blair( Book )

9 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and held by 371 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An easy-to-read retelling of a classic tale in which a strange man spins straw into gold, asks a huge reward, and offers a seemingly impossible way out of the deal
The wolf and the seven little kids by Eric Blair( Book )

9 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and Spanish and held by 353 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mother Goat rescues six of her kids after they are swallowed by a wicked wolf
Tom Thumb by Eric Blair( Book )

10 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and held by 353 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A boy the size of his father's thumb has a series of adventures, including stopping a pair of thieves, being swallowed by a cow, and tricking a wolf into bringing him back home
The Bremen town musicians : a retelling of the Grimms' fairy tale by Eric Blair( Book )

8 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and held by 350 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While on their way to Bremen, four aging animals who are no longer of any use to their masters find a new home after outwitting a gang of robbers
The brave little tailor : a retelling of the Grimms' fairy tale by Eric Blair( Book )

8 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in English and held by 346 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An easy-to-read retelling of the classic tale of a tailor whose boast about killing seven flies at one blow leads him to even greater feats
The country mouse and the city mouse : a retelling of Aesop's fable by Eric Blair( Book )

7 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in English and held by 336 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the country mouse and the city mouse visit each other, they discover they prefer very different ways of life
Annie Oakley, sharp shooter by Eric Blair( Book )

10 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and Spanish and held by 334 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A simple profile of Annie Oakley and her sharp shooting skills
The legend of Daniel Boone by Eric Blair( Book )

7 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and Spanish and held by 311 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Relates episodes from the life of Daniel Boone, a talented hunter and woodsman who helped explore the American West
 
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Paul Bunyan : a retelling of the classic tall tale
Alternative Names

controlled identityMoore, Mark, 1947-

블레어, 에릭

Languages
English (158)

Spanish (33)

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Sleeping BeautyThe gingerbread manThe shoemaker and his elves : a retelling of the Grimms' fairy talePuss in BootsThe boy who cried wolf : a retelling of Aesop's fableJohnny Appleseed : a retelling of the classic tall taleThe pied piperPecos Bill