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Howlett, Peter

Overview
Works: 35 works in 100 publications in 3 languages and 619 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Picture books  Pictorial works  History  Folklore  Braille books  Christmas fiction 
Roles: Translator, Narrator, Author
Classifications: PZ8.1.O84, E
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Peter Howlett
Sūho's white horse : a Mongolian legend by Yūzō Ōtsuka( Book )

5 editions published between 1967 and 2006 in English and held by 229 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Mongolian legend - a story of love and lament between a poor shepherd boy and a white horse he found out on the open steppes and how this meeting and parting inspired the making of the grassland cello (horse-head fiddle), the 'morin khuur'
Guri and Gura by Rieko Nakagawa( Book )

4 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two mice find a giant egg in the forest, bake an enormous sponge cake, and share it with their animal friends
Guri and Gura's magical friend by Rieko Nakagawa( Book )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's a lovely day for a picnic breakfast and who should Guri and Gura meet but Bunny Buna the magical rabbit. An ordinary morning becomes more and more wondrous for the new friends
Guri to Gura no 1-nenkan by Rieko Nakagawa( Book )

5 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mice Guri and Gura celebrate each month of the year with fun activities like sledding in February and camping in August
Groompa's kindergarten by Minami Nishiuchi( Book )

3 editions published between 1965 and 2003 in English and Undetermined and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Groompa has a problem - everything he tries to do turns out wrong because of his size. Things look bad until he finds his true vocation - making children happy
Ōkina kabu by Risako Uchida( Book )

5 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One of Grandfather's turnips grows to such an enormous size that the whole family, including the dog, cat, and mouse is needed to pull it up
Elephee's walk by Hirotaka Nakano( Book )

3 editions published between 1968 and 2003 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

All of Elephee the elephant's friends want to come along on his walk, and they all insist on riding on his back
Guri and Gura's seaside adventure by Rieko Nakagawa( Book )

4 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Guri and Gura, two mice, find a message in a bottle at the beach and go on a grand adventure with a sea giant and a missing pearl
The restaurant of many orders by Kenji Miyazawa( Book )

3 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two English hunters meet with a series of strange adventures in the forest, culminating with the discovery of a mysteriously overcrowded restaurant
Balloon cat by Keiko Sena( Book )

4 editions published between 1972 and 2006 in Japanese and English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Demonstrates situations of temper tantrums exhibited by children
Sūho's white horse : a Mongolian legend by Yūzō Ōtsuka( Recording )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Relates how the tragic parting of a boy and his horse led to the creation of the horse-head fiddle of the Mongolian shepherds
Miki's first errand by Yoriko Tsutsui( Book )

3 editions published between 1976 and 2003 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Five-year-old Miki is entrusted by her Mother to run her first errand alone-- to go to the store to buy milk. Miki succeeds despite what are, to her, enormous challenges
Tadpole 101 by Satoshi Kako( Book )

3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tad101 wanders off from his family of one hundred and one newly-hatched tadpoles and gets into terrible danger
Barney and the kitten by Hisako Madokoro( Book )

3 editions published between 1986 and 2006 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Barney the puppy finds a lost kitten in the park and helps her look for her mother
Mr Crow's bakery by Satoshi Kako( Book )

4 editions published between 1973 and 2007 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mr. and Mrs. Crow run a bakery at the top of a tree, but between caring for four new chicks, baking, and running the store they are having a hard time, until the day that the four chicks decide to pitch in and help
The Yokosuka story : 150th anniversary of Ccommodore Perry's visit to Japan by Satoshi Kako( Book )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Guri and Gura's special gift by Rieko Nakagawa( Book )

5 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in English and Chinese and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Field mice Guri and Gura are just planning to add squash to their garden when a little girl shows up and brings them a huge squash for a gift, allowing them to treat all their friends to dinner, with seeds left over to plant
Little Daruma and Little Tiger : a Japanese children's tale by Satoshi Kako( Book )

5 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Little Daruma spends a day with his friend, Little Tiger, and together they bring a wonderful new rainbow of colors to Tiger Town
Guri to Gura no okyakusama by Rieko Nakagawa( Book )

3 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mysterious foot prints in the snow lead two mice through the woods on Christmas Eve to a familiar house and a surprise visitor
Little Daruma and Little Kaminari : a Japanese children's tale by Satoshi Kako( Book )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Little Kaminari falls out of the sky with a thump. Little Daruma tries to help him, but he cannot. Little Kaminari's father comes down from the clouds and takes them up to the cloud city to visit Little Daruma's family
 
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Audience level: 0.39 (from 0.17 for Sūho's wh ... to 0.79 for The Yokosu ...)

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Guri and GuraGuri and Gura's magical friendGuri to Gura no 1-nenkanGroompa's kindergartenŌkina kabuElephee's walkGuri and Gura's seaside adventureThe restaurant of many orders
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ハウレット, ピーター

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