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Burkert, Nancy Ekholm

Overview
Works: 59 works in 249 publications in 11 languages and 15,101 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Fairy tales  Poetry  Echo verse  Fantasy fiction  Folklore  Fables  Romances  Christmas stories 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, 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 )

43 editions published between 1961 and 2011 in English and French and held by 2,987 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fantasy about a young boy and a huge magical peach
Snow-White and the seven dwarfs by Jacob Grimm( Book )

43 editions published between 1972 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 2,788 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 1,525 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 )

14 editions published between 1964 and 1985 in English and Multiple languages and held by 1,272 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hans Christian Andersen's classic tale. 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 )

10 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 1,165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twin brothers are separated at birth. One is raised as a knight, and the other as a wild animal in a forest. When they meet, they become friends, and try to discover the circumstances causing their separation
The fir tree by H. C Andersen( Book )

12 editions published between 1950 and 1990 in English and Spanish and held by 1,072 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 )

7 editions published between 1968 and 2012 in English and held by 971 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 )

11 editions published between 1980 and 1995 in English and held by 968 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 )

9 editions published between 1965 and 1989 in English and held by 742 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 379 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 354 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 )

3 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Valentine and Orson by Nancy Ekholm Burkert( Book )

8 editions published between 1989 and 1994 in 3 languages and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Retells the classic story of two brothers who are separated at birth
Blanca Nieves y los siete enanos by Jacob Grimm( Book )

2 editions published in 1982 in Spanish and held by 30 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 Nancy Ekholm Burkert( Book )

5 editions published in 1974 in German and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Biancaneve e i sette nani : la favola dei fratelli Grimm by Jacob Grimm( Book )

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

Guai tao li xian ji by Roald Dahl( Book )

3 editions published between 1995 and 2004 in Chinese and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wonderful adventures abound after James escapes from his fearful aunts by rolling away inside a giant peach
The fir tree by H. C Andersen( Book )

2 editions published between 1980 and 1986 in Afrikaans and English and held by 10 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
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

 
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James and the giant peach : a children's story
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Snow-White and the seven dwarfsMouse & lionValentine & Orson : re-created as a folk play in verse and paintingsThe fir treeActs of lightValentine and Orson
Alternative Names
Ekholm Burkert, Nancy

Ekholm Burkert Nancy 1933-....

Nancy Ekholm Burkert

Nancy Ekholm Burkert American illustrator

Nancy Ekholm Burkert Amerikaans schrijfster

Nancy Ekholm Burkert il·lustradora estatunidenca

Nancy Ekholm Burkert ilustradora estadounidense

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