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Burkert, Nancy Ekholm

Overview
Works: 64 works in 254 publications in 9 languages and 14,771 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Fairy tales  Poetry  Fantasy fiction  Echo verse  Picture books  Folklore  Fables  Humorous fiction 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Adapter, Creator
Classifications: PS1541, FIC
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Nancy Ekholm Burkert
James and the giant peach : a children's story by Roald Dahl( Book )

45 editions published between 1961 and 2011 in English and French and held by 2,875 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An enormous escaped rhinoceros from London Zoo has eaten James' parents. And it gets worse! James is packed off to live with his two really horrible aunts, Sponge and Spiker. Poor James is miserable, until something peculiar happens and James finds himself on the most wonderful and extraordinary journey he could ever imagine
Snow-White and the seven dwarfs by Jacob Grimm( Book )

5 editions published between 1972 and 1985 in English and held by 2,126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Retells the tale of the beautiful princess whose lips were red as blood, skin was white as snow, and hair was black as ebony
Mouse & lion by Rand Burkert( Book )

4 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 1,519 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents an adaptation of Aesop's classic tale about an unlikely friendship between a mouse and a lion in which an act of mercy proves to be a lifesaving gesture
The nightingale by H. C Andersen( Book )

7 editions published between 1964 and 1985 in English and Multiple languages and held by 1,214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hans Christian Andersen's classic tale. Though the emperor banishes the nightingale in preference for a jeweled mechanical imitation, the little bird remains faithful and returns years later when the emperor is near death and no one else can help him
Valentine & Orson : re-created as a folk play in verse and paintings by Nancy Ekholm Burkert( Book )

18 editions published between 1989 and 1994 in 4 languages and held by 1,167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twin brothers are separated at birth. One is raised as a knight, and the other as a wild animal in a forest. When they meet, they become friends, and try to discover the circumstances causing their separation
The fir tree by H. C Andersen( Book )

3 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 978 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The life of a little fir tree who, when discarded, recalls with nostalgia its two glorious moments--being a beautiful fir and being a brightly-lit Christmas tree
Edward Lear's The Scroobious Pip by Edward Lear( Book )

7 editions published between 1968 and 2012 in English and held by 938 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this verse by Edward Lear and completed by Ogden Nash, the Scroobious Pip visits various places while all the animals, birds, fish, and insects try to figure out what exactly he is
A child's calendar by John Updike( Book )

8 editions published between 1965 and 1989 in English and held by 727 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A poem for each month of the year. Kindergarten - Grade 2
Acts of light by Emily Dickinson( Book )

4 editions published between 1980 and 1995 in English and held by 696 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of eighty poems by the 19th century reclusive poet accompanied by paintings and drawings
Snow-White and the seven dwarfs : a tale from the Brothers Grimm ; translated by Randall Jarrell ; pictures by Nancy Ekholm Burkert by Jacob Grimm( Book )

39 editions published between 1972 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 623 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Retells the tale of the beautiful princess whose lips were red as blood, skin was white as snow, and hair was black as ebony--Résumé de l'éditeur
The big goose and the little white duck by Meindert De Jong( Book )

6 editions published between 1938 and 1980 in English and held by 371 WorldCat member 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
Jean-Claude's island by Natalie Savage Carlson( Book )

3 editions published between 1963 and 1966 in English and held by 349 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Whenever Jean-Claude's ideas bring him scoldings he runs across the way to his grandparents' house, but one summer, when they leave Canada for a visit to France and Jean-Claude's father buys a new tractor, the youngster's problems involve his whole family
Acts of light, Emily Dickinson : poems by Emily Dickinson( Book )

4 editions published between 1980 and 1994 in English and held by 148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of eighty poems by the 19th-century poet accompanied by paintings and drawings
Leaders in Wisconsin art, 1936-1981 : John Steuart Curry, Aaron Bohrod, John Wilde : Milwaukee Art Museum, April 4-May 23, 1982( Book )

3 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The complete poems of Emily Dickinson by Emily Dickinson( Book )

2 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of eighty poems by the 19th century reclusive poet accompanied by paintings and drawings
Hans Christian Andersen's The fir tree by H. C Andersen( Book )

6 editions published between 1950 and 1986 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The life of a little fir tree who, when discarded, recalls with nostalgia its two glorious moments--being a beautiful fir and being a brightly-lit Christmas tree
Hans Christian Andersen's The nightingale by H. C Andersen( Book )

8 editions published between 1965 and 1985 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A beautiful version of the fairy tale about a nightingale whose song was so sweet it kept death away from the Emperor. Illustrations have the beauty of Chinese scrolls
Blanca Nieves y los siete enanos by Jacob Grimm( Book )

3 editions published in 1982 in Spanish and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Retells the tale of the beatiful princess whose lips were redas blood, skin was white as snow, and hair was black as ebony
Biancaneve e i sette nani : la favola dei fratelli Grimm by Jacob Grimm( Book )

4 editions published in 1974 in Italian and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Acts of light : poems /by Emily Dickinson ; paintings by Nancy Ekholm Burkert ; appreciation by Jane Langton by Emily Dickinson( Book )

1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of eighty poems by the 19th century reclusive poet accompanied by paintings and drawings
 
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Snow-White and the seven dwarfs Snow-White and the seven dwarfs : a tale from the Brothers Grimm ; translated by Randall Jarrell ; pictures by Nancy Ekholm Burkert
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Snow-White and the seven dwarfsMouse & lionValentine & Orson : re-created as a folk play in verse and paintingsActs of lightSnow-White and the seven dwarfs : a tale from the Brothers Grimm ; translated by Randall Jarrell ; pictures by Nancy Ekholm BurkertActs of light, Emily Dickinson : poems
Alternative Names
Ekholm Burkert, Nancy

Ekholm Burkert Nancy 1933-....

Nancy Ekholm Burkert

Nancy Ekholm Burkert American illustrator

Nancy Ekholm Burkert Amerikaans schrijfster

Nancy Ekholm Burkert il·lustradora estatunidenca

Nancy Ekholm Burkert ilustradora estadounidense

Nancy Ekholm Burkert ilustratore amerikane

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