WorldCat Identities

Dillon, Diane

Overview
Works: 202 works in 712 publications in 9 languages and 82,762 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Folklore  Fiction  Picture books  Poetry  Fairy tales  Stories in rhyme  Novels in verse  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography 
Roles: Illustrator, Book designer, Author, Editor, Artist, Other
Classifications: PZ8.1.A213, E
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Diane Dillon
 
Most widely held works by Diane Dillon
Why mosquitoes buzz in people's ears : a West African tale by Verna Aardema( Book )

53 editions published between 1975 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 6,268 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reveals the meaning of the mosquito's buzz
The people could fly : American Black folktales by Virginia Hamilton( Book )

37 editions published between 1985 and 2015 in English and Swedish and held by 5,826 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Retold Afro-American folktales of animals, fantasy, the supernatural, and desire for freedom, born of the sorrow of the slaves, but passed on in hope
Ashanti to Zulu : African traditions by Margaret Musgrove( Book )

24 editions published between 1976 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 4,509 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains some traditions and customs of 26 African tribes beginning with letters from A to Z
Many thousand gone : African Americans from slavery to freedom by Virginia Hamilton( Book )

15 editions published between 1990 and 1996 in English and held by 2,680 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recounts the journey of Black slaves to freedom via the underground railroad, an extended group of people who helped fugitive slaves in many ways
The tale of the mandarin ducks by Katherine Paterson( Book )

24 editions published between 1989 and 2002 in 3 languages and held by 2,653 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Genfortælling af et japansk eventyr om to mandarinænder, der adskilles, men genforenes med hjælp fra et elskende par
Rap a tap tap : here's Bojangles--think of that! by Leo Dillon( Recording )

14 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in English and held by 2,493 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In illustrations and rhyme, describes the dancing of Bill "Bojangles" Robinson, one of the most famous tap dancers of all time
Aïda by Leontyne Price( Book )

14 editions published between 1990 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 2,223 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Retells the story of Verdi's opera in which the love of the enslaved Ethiopian princess for an Egyptian general brings tragedy to all involved
Who's in Rabbit's house? : a Masai tale by Verna Aardema( Book )

16 editions published between 1969 and 1992 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,987 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Usædvanligt eventyr fra Afrika
Two little trains by Margaret Wise Brown( Book )

11 editions published between 1949 and 2006 in English and Korean and held by 1,943 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two little trains, one streamline, the other old fashioned, puff, puff, puff, and chug, chug chug, on their way West
Never forgotten by Pat McKissack( Book )

8 editions published in 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,905 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in West Africa, here is a lyrical story-in-verse about a young black boy who is kidnapped and sold into slavery, which will remind children that their slave ancestors should never be forgotten, and that family is more important than anything else
The girl who spun gold by Virginia Hamilton( Book )

5 editions published between 2000 and 2003 in English and Korean and held by 1,753 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this African American retelling of "Rumpelstiltskin," Lit'mahn spins thread into gold cloth for the king's new bride
To every thing there is a season : verses from Ecclesiastes by Leo Dillon( Book )

6 editions published between 1988 and 2002 in English and held by 1,715 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the selection from Ecclesiastes which relates that everything in life has its own time and season; depicts each verse with a different style of art from around the world
Jazz on a Saturday night by Leo Dillon( Recording )

11 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 1,695 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Synopsis: If you have ever been lucky enough to hear great jazz, then you will understand the pure magic of this book. Leo and Diane Dillon use bright colors and musical patterns that make music skip off the page in this toe-tapping homage to many jazz greats. From Miles Davis and Charlie Parker to Ella Fitzgerald, here is a dream team sure to knock your socks off. Learn about this popular music form and read a biography of each player pictured-and then hear each instrument play on a specially produced CD. What's the featured song? "Jazz on a Saturday Night," written and recorded to accompany this book
Honey, I love : and other love poems by Eloise Greenfield( Book )

8 editions published between 1978 and 2003 in English and held by 1,538 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Titles include "I look pretty," "Fun," "Riding on the train," "Harriet Tubman," and "By myself."
Pish, posh, said Hieronymus Bosch by Nancy Willard( Book )

6 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in English and held by 1,448 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The weird creatures which inhabit a medieval painter's home drive his housekeeper away, until a change of heart sends her back to the beasts and to Bosch in a new and loving relationship
Northern lullaby by Nancy White Carlstrom( Book )

7 editions published between 1992 and 1994 in English and held by 1,112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A child says goodnight to the natural world and all those that occupy it
The sorcerer's apprentice by Nancy Willard( Book )

3 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 1,108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sylvia, the new apprentice to the great magician Tottibo, steals one of his spells to complete an impossible task and accidentally creates chaos
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
The people could fly : American Black folktales
Alternative Names
Diane Dillon American illustrator

Diane Dillon Amerikaans illustratrice

Dillon, Diane 1933-

Dillon, Diane Sorber 1933-

Dillon Mrs. Leo

Sorber, Diane 1933-

Sorber, Diane Clare 1933-

딜런, 다이안 1933-

딜런, 다이앤 1933-

딜런, 다이언 1933-

딜론, 다아안 1933-

딜론, 다이앤 1933-

ダイアン, レオ

ディロン, ダイアン

ディロン, ディアヌ

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The people could fly : American Black folktalesAshanti to Zulu : African traditionsMany thousand gone : African Americans from slavery to freedomThe tale of the mandarin ducksRap a tap tap : here's Bojangles--think of that!AïdaWho's in Rabbit's house? : a Masai taleTwo little trains