De Jong, Meindert 1906-1991
Most widely held works about Meindert De Jong
Most widely held works by Meindert De Jong
The wheel on the school by Meindert De Jong ( Book )
48 editions published between 1954 and 2010 in 16 languages and held by 3,903 libraries worldwide
Lina and the other children must overcome many obstacles to bring the storks back to their little Dutch village. But they don't give up, and soon they get the whole village working to make their dream come true.
The house of sixty fathers by Meindert De Jong ( Book )
26 editions published between 1956 and 2001 in 9 languages and held by 2,400 libraries worldwide
Alone in a sampan with his pig and three ducklings, a little Chinese boy is whirled down a raging river, back to the town from which he and his parents had escaped the invading Japanese, and spends long and frightening days regaining his family and new home.
Along came a dog by Meindert De Jong ( Book )
17 editions published between 1948 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 1,889 libraries worldwide
A stray dog earns a home for himself by protecting a little red hen and her chicks from a preying hawk.
Hurry home, Candy by Meindert De Jong ( Book )
21 editions published between 1953 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 1,684 libraries worldwide
A lonely, little stray dog survives several terrifying experiences, and eventually finds a good home.
Shadrach by Meindert De Jong ( Book )
15 editions published between 1950 and 1998 in 7 languages and held by 1,636 libraries worldwide
Davie finds it almost unbelievable that he has a pet rabbit all his own, and he's devastated on the day he goes out to the barn and finds that Shadrach has slipped out of his hutch and disappeared. Based on the author's own childhood in the Netherlands, this tells of Davie's great joy when his grandfather promises him a real rabbit for his very own pet and the anxious days until it finally arrives. Even after Davie had had the little black rabbit, Shadrach, for several weeks, it was still almost unbelievable. Every morning when Davie woke up it was a miracle all over again -- there in his grandfather's barn sat a wriggle black rabbit, and it was his. David had never been happier...until the day Shadrach slipped through the stats of his hutch and disappeared.
Journey from Peppermint Street by Meindert De Jong ( Book )
7 editions published between 1968 and 1973 in English and Dutch and held by 1,424 libraries worldwide
Chronicles the occurrences on a young boy's journey to visit an aunt and how these events affect his return journey and arrival at his home on Peppermint Street.
The Easter cat by Meindert De Jong ( Book )
8 editions published between 1971 and 1991 in 3 languages and held by 1,003 libraries worldwide
Although she always wanted a cat, Millie was never allowed to keep one until she found one next to her Easter basket.
The singing hill by Meindert De Jong ( Book )
16 editions published between 1962 and 1990 in 8 languages and held by 988 libraries worldwide
A little boy moves to the country with his family and gets a new hat which floats down a stream, gets chewed by a horse, and protects a skunk's home from the rain.
A horse came running by Meindert De Jong ( Book )
14 editions published between 1970 and 1980 in 5 languages and held by 907 libraries worldwide
After a devastating tornado passes, a young boy finds himself all alone with two horses, one dying and the other badly injured.
Far out the long canal by Meindert De Jong ( Book )
9 editions published between 1964 and 1980 in 4 languages and held by 740 libraries worldwide
In the village of Wierum, at the edge of the North Sea, practically everyone could skate except the very littlest children... and Moonta Riermersma, who was already nine years old. When ice finally came to the ditches and canals, Moonta was afire with enthusiasm, not only to learn to skate, but to let his skates lead him on to adventure. And when he heard of something called the New Church's Pipe, far out the long canal, he was determined to find it at any risk. (From publisher description).
The last little cat by Meindert De Jong ( Book )
9 editions published between 1961 and 1997 in 3 languages and held by 636 libraries worldwide
The last little cat was born in a kennel, surrounded by dogs and dog cages. The little cat was always half cold and half hungry--until the day it fell into the cage of the old, blind dog. Then, for a while, the last little cat was warm and well fed. This is the story of how the last little cat found a perfect home. (Publisher).
Puppy summer by Meindert De Jong ( Book )
7 editions published between 1966 and 1981 in 4 languages and held by 591 libraries worldwide
Spending the summer on their grandparents farm, Jon and Vestri experience exciting adventures with three lovable puppies.
The big goose and the little white duck by Meindert De Jong ( Book )
11 editions published between 1938 and 1980 in 3 languages and held by 527 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.
Nobody plays with a cabbage by Meindert De Jong ( Book )
8 editions published between 1962 and 1965 in 3 languages and held by 479 libraries worldwide
Jim's garden starts out filled with beans, broccoli, corn, carrots and cabbages, but after dogs, cats and chickens have taken their toll, one cabbage is left which grows and grows and shelters all kinds of animals.
The little cow and the turtle by Meindert De Jong ( Book )
6 editions published between 1955 and 1966 in English and Afrikaans and held by 462 libraries worldwide
A little cow befriends three hoboes who feed her honey, two little boys who feed her apples, and a turtle on a valiant journey to the lake.
The mighty ones; great men and women of early Bible days by Meindert De Jong ( Book )
2 editions published in 1959 in English and held by 423 libraries worldwide
A retelling of the Holy Scriptures in the form of short stories.
The almost all-white rabbity cat by Meindert De Jong ( Book )
4 editions published between 1972 and 1986 in 3 languages and held by 377 libraries worldwide
Left alone in the family's new city apartment, a boy befriends a white cat that mysteriously appears and disappears.
Smoke above the lane by Meindert De Jong ( Book )
8 editions published between 1951 and 1972 in 4 languages and held by 340 libraries worldwide
After the tramp and the little skunk become separated, the skunk wanders into town where he stops traffic and delays a parade.
The tower by the sea by Meindert De Jong ( Book )
5 editions published between 1950 and 1986 in 3 languages and held by 325 libraries worldwide
An old woman who lives with a magpie and a cat is accused of witchcraft by the hysterical, superstitious inhabitants of a small dutch village, but an action of the cat and the wisdom of the woman bring the people to their senses.
Good luck duck by Meindert De Jong ( Book )
5 editions published between 1950 and 2007 in English and held by 272 libraries worldwide
A boy from a very quiet valley attends a large and noisy fair where he acquires a loudmouth duck and rides a broken Ferris Wheel.
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De Jong, Meinert 1906-1991
Dejong, Meindert, 1906-1991
DeJong, Meindert 1906-1991 RAK alt
DeJong, Meinert 1906-1991 RAK alt
Jong, Meindert de, 1906-1991דה יונג, מיינדרט
דה יונג, מיינדרט. נתיב־עירוני, טלי. סנדק, מוריס
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