WorldCat Identities

Pieńkowski, Jan

Overview
Works: 404 works in 1,733 publications in 11 languages and 31,364 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Art  Pictorial works  Short stories  Toy and movable books  Picture books  Fairy tales  Pop-up books  Christmas stories 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Author in quotations or text abstracts, Photographer, Composer, Other
Classifications: PZ7.N5596, E
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Jan Pieńkowski
 
Most widely held works by Jan Pieńkowski
Easter : the King James version by Jan Pieńkowski( Book )

25 editions published between 1988 and 2015 in English and held by 1,358 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Easter. The words are taken from the gospels of Matthew, Mark, Luke, and John
Christmas, the King James Version by Jan Pieńkowski( Book )

16 editions published between 1984 and 1997 in English and held by 1,249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Uses the words of the Gospels of Luke and Matthew to present the story of the birth of Jesus
Meg and Mog by Helen Nicoll( Book )

72 editions published between 1972 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Meg the witch meets her friends for a Halloween party but something goes wrong with the spell they cast
The fairy tales by Jan Pieńkowski( Book )

18 editions published between 1977 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 888 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four of the best loved fairy tales are collected here
Haunted house by Jan Pieńkowski( Book )

42 editions published between 1979 and 2005 in 6 languages and held by 810 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pop-ups, pull tabs, and flaps illustrate the strange happenings that occur while visiting a haunted house
Meg on the moon by Helen Nicoll( Book )

36 editions published between 1973 and 2015 in English and Greek, Modern and held by 734 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Meg and Mog fly to the moon in their space ship and find some astronauts there already
Dinner time by Jan Pieńkowski( Book )

40 editions published between 1980 and 2008 in 5 languages and held by 667 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Frog, vulture, gorilla, tiger, crocodile, and shark open pop-up mouths, accompanying a story in which each animal is eatern by the next
A foot in the grave by Joan Aiken( Book )

11 editions published between 1989 and 2013 in English and held by 664 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A truly creepy band of ghosts is conjured up in this unusual collection of tales
Meg's eggs by Helen Nicoll( Book )

36 editions published between 1972 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 637 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Les oeufs que Meg la sorcière a préparés pour le dîner sont vraiment très étranges : impossible de les casser. Mais ils finissent par éclore tout seuls
Shapes by Jan Pieńkowski( Book )

29 editions published between 1973 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 602 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brief text and illustrations present the concept of shapes
Meg at sea by Helen Nicoll( Book )

33 editions published between 1973 and 2011 in English and Japanese and held by 579 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Meg, Mog, and Owl go to sea but are shipwrecked on an island until they are rescued by a helicopter
Jim along, Josie : a collection of folk songs and singing games for young children by Nancy Langstaff( )

3 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 567 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The kingdom under the sea and other stories by Joan Aiken( Book )

22 editions published between 1971 and 2011 in English and held by 558 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of eleven fairy tales from eastern Europe and the Soviet Union retold by a noted English author
A necklace of raindrops and other stories by Joan Aiken( Book )

22 editions published between 1968 and 2009 in English and held by 521 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

'The cat sat on the mat. Lots of cats do that, everybody knows. And nothing strange comes of it. But once a cat sat on a mat and something strange did come of it'. In Joan Aiken's classic story collection, the strange often happens, and with fantastic consequences...Characters spring out of their books and chase around the room, cats grow bigger than elephants, and houses on legs lay eggs. Buses live on clouds, patchwork quilts become flying carpets, and pies float away when they have a corner of sky baked into them...The magical meets the everyday in these much-loved modern fairytales, now in a beautiful new edition with Jan Pienkowski's original silhouette illustrations
Meg's castle by Helen Nicoll( Book )

21 editions published between 1975 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 508 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Meg the witch and her friends spend the night in a castle where they meet an unfriendly ghost and two knights
The first Christmas : the King James version by Jan Pieńkowski( Book )

11 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in English and held by 493 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of Christmas verses from the Gospels of Luke and Matthew is illustrated in dark silhouettes with richly colored backgrounds
Past eight o'clock : goodnight stories by Joan Aiken( Book )

12 editions published between 1986 and 1990 in English and held by 480 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collection of stories which are all concerned with sleeping and waking, dreams and bedtime
Sizes by Jan Pieńkowski( Book )

23 editions published between 1973 and 2003 in English and Undetermined and held by 479 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brief text and illustrations present the concept of big and little
Homes by Jan Pieńkowski( Book )

21 editions published between 1977 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 472 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Words describing various kinds of homes for people and other creatures are defined by full-page illustrations
Weather by Jan Pieńkowski( Book )

21 editions published between 1975 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 466 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Words describing various kinds of weather conditions are defined by full-page illustrations
 
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Audience level: 0.41 (from 0.23 for Easter : t ... to 0.67 for Meg and Mo ...)

The fairy tales
Alternative Names
Jan Pieńkowski British illustrator and book designer

Jan Pieńkowski polsk författare

Jan Pieńkowski polsk skribent

Jan Pieńkowski Pools schrijver

Pienkovski, Jan

Pienkowski, Jan.

Pieńkowski, Jan 1936-

Pienkowski, Jan Michał.

피엔코브스키, 잔 1936-

피엔코프스키, 얀 1936-

ピアンコフスキー, ヤン

ピエンコフスキー, ジャン

ピエンコフスキー, ヤン

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The fairy talesHaunted houseMeg on the moonDinner timeA foot in the graveMeg's eggsShapesMeg at sea