WorldCat Identities

Pieńkowski, Jan

Overview
Works: 423 works in 1,857 publications in 11 languages and 30,120 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Art  Fairy tales  Toy and movable books  Short stories  Pop-up books  Children's songs  Singing games  Pictorial works 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Author in quotations or text abstracts, Composer, Photographer, Other
Classifications: PZ7.N5596, 823.914
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 )

26 editions published between 1988 and 2015 in English and held by 1,322 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 )

17 editions published between 1984 and 1997 in English and held by 1,199 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 )

73 editions published between 1972 and 2018 in 4 languages and held by 1,172 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 )

11 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and held by 819 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

41 editions published between 1979 and 2005 in 6 languages and held by 787 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 )

38 editions published between 1973 and 2015 in English and Greek, Modern and held by 721 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Meg and Mog fly to the moon in their space ship and find some astronauts there already
Meg's eggs by Helen Nicoll( Book )

39 editions published between 1972 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 635 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
Dinner time by Jan Pieńkowski( Book )

35 editions published between 1980 and 2008 in English and Polish and held by 628 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

14 editions published between 1989 and 2013 in English and held by 622 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A truly creepy band of ghosts is conjured up in this unusual collection of tales
Shapes by Jan Pieńkowski( Book )

31 editions published between 1973 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 561 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

32 editions published between 1973 and 2011 in English and Japanese and held by 547 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 544 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

26 editions published between 1971 and 2018 in English and held by 536 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of eleven fairy tales from eastern Europe and the Soviet Union retold by a noted English author
The first Christmas : the King James version by Jan Pieńkowski( Book )

14 editions published between 1984 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 501 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
A necklace of raindrops and other stories by Joan Aiken( Book )

24 editions published between 1968 and 2009 in English and held by 485 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 )

22 editions published between 1975 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 484 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
Sizes by Jan Pieńkowski( Book )

23 editions published between 1973 and 2003 in English and Undetermined and held by 453 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brief text and illustrations present the concept of big and little
Past eight o'clock : goodnight stories by Joan Aiken( Book )

13 editions published between 1986 and 1990 in English and held by 449 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

24 editions published between 1977 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 440 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

26 editions published between 1986 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 437 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pop-up illustrations introduce the reader to five little monsters
 
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Audience level: 0.41 (from 0.22 for Easter : t ... to 0.68 for Meg and Mo ...)

The fairy tales
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The fairy talesHaunted houseMeg on the moonMeg's eggsDinner timeA foot in the graveShapesMeg at sea
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

ヤン・ピエンコフスキ

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