WorldCat Identities

Williams, Jenny 1939-

Overview
Works: 179 works in 393 publications in 10 languages and 13,914 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  High interest-low vocabulary books  Children's films  Drama  Animated films  Picture books  History  Short stories, New Zealand 
Roles: Illustrator, Author, Creator
Classifications: PZ7.M2773, E
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Jenny Williams
Mousekin's special day by Jane Belk Moncure( Book )

8 editions published between 1988 and 2001 in 3 languages and held by 943 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In trying to guess what special day it is, Mousekin mentions several popular holidays and the ways in which they are celebrated, before she finally realizes it is her birthday
A lion in the meadow by Margaret Mahy( Book )

36 editions published between 1969 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 893 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mother didn't believe the little boy's tales about a dragon and lion in the meadow, but to the boy the creatures were very real
The boy with two shadows by Margaret Mahy( Book )

25 editions published between 1971 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 826 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young boy who agrees to take care of a witch's shadow while she is on vacation finds that having two shadows creates some unexpected problems
The witch in the cherry tree by Margaret Mahy( Book )

14 editions published between 1974 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 601 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

David and his mother outsmart the witch that comes to sample their freshly baked cakes. Includes recipe. Suggested level: junior, primary
Egyptian gods and goddesses by Henry Barker( Book )

3 editions published between 1999 and 2012 in English and held by 548 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recounts the religious beliefs of ancient Egypt, discussing various gods and goddesses and their attributes
If you lived in Williamsburg in colonial days by Barbara Brenner( Book )

2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 508 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

More than two hundred years ago, two thousand people lived in the town of Williamsburg, Virginia. This book tells you what it was like to grow up in colonial days, before there was a United States of America
A very brave witch : and more great Halloween stories for kids!( Visual )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 508 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A little witch wants to know what humans are actually like, so she sets out on an adventure to find out. Other stories included are: By the Light of the Halloween Moon; A Dark, Dark Tale; Georgie; The Witch in the Cherry Tree; The Three-Legged Cat; The Three Robbers; and Little Tim and the Brave Sea Captain
Staying at Sam's by Jenny Hessell( Book )

6 editions published between 1989 and 1992 in English and held by 473 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When he spends the night at his friend Sam's, a young boy discovers that his family's way of doing things is not necessarily the way all families do things
Elliot drives away by Matt Curtis( Book )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 452 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fed up with eating his vegetables, cleaning his room, and being bullied by his big brother, Elliot jumps into his toy car and drives away, encountering a host of dangerous adventures
The joys of Christmas : Christmas customs and legends around the world by Kathryn Jackson( Book )

3 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 428 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Briefly describes Christmas customs and celebrations in various parts of the world
This little baby by Tony Bradman( Book )

7 editions published between 1990 and 2003 in English and Finnish and held by 428 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A new version of the "This Little Piggy" verse in which a baby enjoys the activities of a busy day
Leaf magic by Margaret Mahy( Book )

6 editions published between 1976 and 1977 in English and held by 384 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Michael desperately wants a dog but all he attracts is a big orange leaf that follows him everywhere
The Christmas kitten by Mary Packard( Book )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 332 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A little kitten wants to stay with Santa and Mrs. Claus on Christmas eve, but the workshop is too crowded so Santa finds a better place for it
Mouse's adventure in Alphabet Town by Janet McDonnell( Book )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 308 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Uses many words beginning with the letter m to tell about the friendship between Mouse and Mole
Hugging by Annetta E Dellinger( Book )

5 editions published between 1985 and 1995 in 3 languages and held by 302 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes hugging as a way to say "I love you," "I forgive you," "I need you," and other expressions of emotion
What's so special about this fall? : I'm going to school by Jane Belk Moncure( Book )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 294 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A child describes first-day-at-school experiences, including meeting Squeaky the guinea pig, playing with blocks, snack and rest time, and visiting the playground
Penguin's adventure in Alphabet Town by Laura Alden( Book )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 293 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Penguin meets several "p" words on her adventures in Alphabet Town. Includes alphabet activities
A bad week for the three bears by Tony Bradman( Book )

2 editions published between 1992 and 1993 in English and held by 274 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The three bears have a disastrous week before the arrival of a well-known visitor
What's so special about today? : it's my birthday by Jane Belk Moncure( Book )

2 editions published between 1987 and 1988 in English and held by 255 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ben's fifth birthday is the most special day of his life, as his presents include the puppy he wants very much
Understanding by Sandra Ziegler( Book )

3 editions published between 1989 and 1997 in 3 languages and held by 247 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book discusses having understanding in its many forms
 
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Mousekin's special day
Alternative Names
Hewson Williams, Jennifer 1939-

Jenny Williams Irish scholar

Williams, Jennifer

Williams, Jennifer H. 1939-

Williams, Jennifer H. (Jennifer Hewson), 1939-

Williams, Jennifer Hewson 1939-

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A lion in the meadowThe boy with two shadowsThe witch in the cherry treeEgyptian gods and goddessesIf you lived in Williamsburg in colonial daysStaying at Sam'sElliot drives awayThis little baby