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Delessert, Etienne

Overview
Works: 395 works in 1,292 publications in 9 languages and 15,110 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Short stories  Domestic fiction  Christmas stories  Picture books  Biographies  Biography  Autobiographical fiction  Poetry 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Translator, Book designer, Editor, Publishing director, Director, Artist, Creator, Honoree, Other
Classifications: PZ7.K632, FIC
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Most widely held works by Etienne Delessert
What's your favorite color? by Eric Carle( Book )

3 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 885 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fifteen children's book artists, including Lauren Castillo, Frann Preston-Gannon, and Melissa Sweet, share their favorite colors and explain why they love them. This personal collection will inspire readers to create favorite-color drawings and stories of their own
I hate to read! by Rita Marshall( Book )

25 editions published between 1992 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 742 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Victor Dickens hates to read--or so he tells his parents and teacher. But when he's alone one night, Victor discovers that words on a page can take him on unexpected adventures"--Provided by publisher
Rudyard Kipling by Rudyard Kipling( Book )

20 editions published between 1972 and 2015 in French and English and held by 594 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Les signes particuliers des animaux vus par Kipling. Des contes dont on jurerait bien qu'ils existent depuis toujours
Full color by Étienne Delessert( Book )

6 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in English and held by 446 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Colorful creatures depict the seven colors of the rainbow and how three colors can make countless others
Big and Bad by Étienne Delessert( Book )

5 editions published in 2008 in English and French and held by 446 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this variation on the classic tale of the three little pigs, two clever cats decide to rid their locale of a vicious wolf whose hunger threatens the entire planet, and enlist the help of assorted animals to build houses for the bait--three exquisitely pink pigs
Ogden Nash's zoo by Ogden Nash( Book )

6 editions published between 1987 and 1991 in English and held by 439 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The seven dwarfs by Étienne Delessert( Book )

12 editions published between 2000 and 2004 in English and French and held by 419 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stephane, one of seven dwarf brothers living in the forest, relates how all their lives were changed when they tried to rescue Snow White from the murderous rage of her wicked stepmother
I still hate to read! by Rita Marshall( Book )

5 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 417 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Now in fourth grade, Victor, the daydreamer with a reputation as a bad student who hates to read, secretly reads all the time
Hungry for numbers by Étienne Delessert( Book )

13 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and Italian and held by 321 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"From bananas and blueberries to sixes and sevens, numbers are paired with beautiful fruit to create an exercise in counting and naming."--Source other than the Library of Congress
Flores para Algernon by Daniel Keyes( Book )

5 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in Spanish and held by 319 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When brain surgery makes a mouse named Algernon into a genius, dull-witted Charlie Gordon, a mentally disabled man, wonders if it might also work for him. In poignant diary entries, Charlie tells how a brain operation increases his IQ and changes his life. As the experimental procedure takes effect, Charlie's intelligence expands until it surpasses that of the doctors who engineered his metamorphosis. The experiment seems to be a scientific breakthrough of paramount importance, until Algernon begins his sudden, unexpected deterioration. Will the same happen to Charlie?
How the mouse was hit on the head by a stone and so discovered the world by Étienne Delessert( Book )

5 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When he digs a hole to the outside world, a five-year-old mouse discovers the sun, moon, stars, flowers, and many things he had never seen before
Moon theater by Étienne Delessert( Book )

9 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

To prepare for the moon's nightly rising, a young stagehand performs such tasks as dressing the birds in long dark coats, training wild dogs to howl, and watering the stars
Flowers for Algernon by Daniel Keyes( Book )

2 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 247 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mentally retarded Charlie Gordon participates in an experiment which turns him into a genius but only temporarily
Humpty Dumpty by Étienne Delessert( Book )

6 editions published in 2006 in French and English and held by 246 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Expands on the familiar nursery rhyme, "Humpty Dumpty," to reveal that King Humpty built his wall to keep the common folk out of his lavish kingdom
Spartacus the spider by Étienne Delessert( Book )

7 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in Italian and English and held by 235 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Spartacus is a little spider who struggles to spin strong strands, but with determination and some encouragement he succeeds in making the strongest string ever, then worries about its repercussions
Alert! by Étienne Delessert( Book )

6 editions published in 2007 in French and English and held by 235 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Exhausted after trying to hide his treasured collection of shiny round pebbles from thieves, Tobias the mole falls into a deep sleep and awakens to find that he has been tricked
Comment la souris reçoit une pierre sur la tête et découvre le monde by Étienne Delessert( Book )

62 editions published between 1971 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 235 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Roman - maison - découverte - terre (planète)
Edwin Arlington Robinson by Michael E Goodman( Book )

2 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the life of the American poet and presents some of his poems
Fuzzy, furry hat by Étienne Delessert( Book )

3 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A lonely bear who lives in a magical tree provides shelter for countless animals in his fuzzy, furry hat as they all withstand a deluge and become forever friends"--
A Christmas memory by Truman Capote( Book )

1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A reminiscence of a Christmas shared by a seven-year-old boy and a sixtyish childlike woman, with enormous love and friendship between them
 
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Ogden Nash's zoo
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Full colorBig and BadOgden Nash's zooThe seven dwarfsI still hate to read!Hungry for numbersFlores para AlgernonMoon theater
Alternative Names
Delessert, Étienne 1941-

Etienne Delessert

Étienne Delessert Amerikaans schrijver

Étienne Delessert il·lustrador suís

Étienne Delessert ilustrador suizo

Étienne Delessert Schweizer Autor, Maler, Illustrator, Grafiker und Zeichner

Étienne Delessert Swiss illustrator

델리저트, 에티엔느 1941-

드레세르, 에띠엔느 1941-

드레쎄르, 에티엔느 1941-

들레세르, 에티엔 1941-

ドゥルセール, エティエンヌ

ドゥレセール, エチエンヌ

ドレセール, エティエンヌ

Languages
English (113)

French (92)

Italian (18)

Spanish (17)

German (15)

Chinese (7)

Basque (1)

Galician (1)

Korean (1)