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Burkert, Nancy Ekholm

Overview
Works: 48 works in 214 publications in 10 languages and 15,347 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Poetry  Fairy tales  Folklore  Fables  Romances  Stories in rhyme  Humorous fiction  Picture books 
Roles: Illustrator, Author, Adapter, Creator
Classifications: PZ8.D137, FIC
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Nancy Ekholm Burkert
James and the giant peach : a children's story by Roald Dahl( Book )

46 editions published between 1961 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 3,073 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wonderful adventures abound after James escapes from his fearful aunts by rolling away inside a giant peach
Snow-White and the seven dwarfs by Jacob Grimm( Book )

34 editions published between 1972 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 2,813 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Retells the tale of the beautiful princess whose lips were red as blood, skin was white as snow, and hair was black as ebony
Mouse & lion by Rand Burkert( Book )

4 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 1,515 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents an adaptation of Aesop's classic tale about an unlikely friendship between a mouse and a lion in which an act of mercy proves to be a lifesaving gesture
The nightingale by H. C Andersen( Book )

12 editions published between 1965 and 1985 in English and held by 1,298 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Though the emperor banishes the nightingale in preference for a jeweled mechanical imitation, the little bird remains faithful and returns years later when the emperor is near death and no one else can help him
Valentine & Orson : re-created as a folk play in verse and paintings by Nancy Ekholm Burkert( Book )

13 editions published between 1989 and 1994 in English and Spanish and held by 1,225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twin brothers are separated at birth; one is raised by a bear in the forest and one by the King of France. They meet as enemies, become friends, and search for their true identity. When the truth of their origin is revealed, a joyful reunion results
The fir tree by H. C Andersen( Book )

9 editions published between 1950 and 1986 in English and held by 1,105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The life of a little fir tree who, when discarded, recalls with nostalgia its two glorious moments--being a beautiful fir and being a brightly-lit Christmas tree
Edward Lear's The Scroobious Pip by Edward Lear( Book )

2 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 992 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Literature of Delight. Nash completed this verse by Lear, brought fantastically into focus by the images in Burkert's generous, splendid paintings. Turn this over to young readers and ask them just what is the Pip. Or, what is he not?
Acts of light by Emily Dickinson( Book )

9 editions published between 1980 and 1995 in English and held by 981 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of eighty poems by the 19th century reclusive poet accompanied by paintings and drawings
A child's calendar by John Updike( Book )

8 editions published between 1965 and 1989 in English and held by 761 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A poem for each month of the year
The big goose and the little white duck by Meindert De Jong( Book )

6 editions published between 1938 and 1980 in English and held by 394 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A boy brings home a pet goose for his mother's birthday present, but grandfather threatens to eat it at his own eighty-eighth birthday dinner
Jean-Claude's island by Natalie Savage Carlson( Book )

3 editions published between 1963 and 1966 in English and held by 366 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Whenever Jean-Claude's ideas bring him scoldings he runs across the way to his grandparents' house, but one summer, when they leave Canada for a visit to France and Jean-Claude's father buys a new tractor, the youngster's problems involve his whole family
Leaders in Wisconsin art, 1936-1981 : John Steuart Curry, Aaron Bohrod, John Wilde : Milwaukee Art Museum, April 4-May 23, 1982( Book )

2 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Blanca Nieves y los siete enanos by Jacob Grimm( Book )

2 editions published in 1982 in Spanish and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Retells the tale of the beatiful princess whose lips were redas blood, skin was white as snow, and hair was black as ebony
Schneewittchen und die sieben Zwerge by Walt Disney( Book )

5 editions published in 1974 in German and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Retells the tale of the beautiful princess whose lips were red as blood, skin was white as snow, and hair was black as ebony
Biancaneve e i sette nani by Walt Disney Company( Book )

3 editions published in 1974 in Italian and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The nightingale by H. C Andersen( Book )

2 editions published between 1965 and 1967 in Multiple languages and English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Though the emperor banishes the nightingale in preference of a jeweled mechanical imitation, the little bird remains faithful and returns years later when the emperor is near death and no one else can help him
The fir tree by Bernadette Watts( Book )

4 editions published between 1970 and 1990 in English and Afrikaans and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A little fir tree realizes too late that it did not appreciate the grand moments of life, such as being a Christmas tree, while they were happening
Valentin und Urs ein Volksstück ; ein Floyd Yearout Buch by Nancy Ekholm Burkert( Book )

2 editions published in 1990 in German and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Valentino & Orso by Nancy Ekholm Burkert( Book )

2 editions published in 1990 in Italian and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The scroobious pip by Edward Lear( Book )

4 editions published between 1968 and 2012 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Literature of Delight. Nash completed this verse by Lear, brought fantastically into focus by the images in Burkert's generous, splendid paintings. Turn this over to young readers and ask them just what is the Pip. Or, what is he not?
 
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Ekholm Burkert, Nancy

Ekholm Burkert Nancy 1933-....

Nancy Ekholm Burkert

Nancy Ekholm Burkert American illustrator

Nancy Ekholm Burkert Amerikaans schrijfster

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Snow-White and the seven dwarfsMouse & lionValentine & Orson : re-created as a folk play in verse and paintingsActs of lightThe fir tree