WorldCat Identities

Brett, Jan 1949-

Overview
Works: 307 works in 1,267 publications in 7 languages and 112,426 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Poetry  Fiction  Picture books  Folklore  Board books  Narrative poetry  Toy and movable books  Stories in rhyme  Fables 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Conceptor, Other, Artist
Publication Timeline
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The mitten : a Ukrainian folktale by Jan Brett( Book )

51 editions published between 1989 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 5,702 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Several animals sleep snugly in Nicki's lost mitten until the bear sneezes
The hat by Jan Brett( Book )

55 editions published between 1997 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 4,351 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Lisa hangs her woolen clothes in the sun to air them out for winter, the hedgehog, to the amusement of the other animals, ends up wearing a stocking on his head
Gingerbread baby by Jan Brett( Book )

32 editions published between 1998 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 3,443 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young boy and his mother bake a gingerbread baby that escapes from their oven and leads a crowd on a chase similar to the one in the familiar tale about a not-so-clever gingerbread man. On board pages
The wild Christmas reindeer by Jan Brett( Book )

38 editions published between 1990 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 3,354 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After a few false starts, Teeka discovers the best way to get Santa's reindeer ready for Christmas Eve
Town mouse, country mouse by Jan Brett( Book )

23 editions published between 1994 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 3,215 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A town mouse and a country mouse exchange visits and discover that each is suited to his own home
Goldilocks and the three bears by Jan Brett( Book )

42 editions published between 1987 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 3,164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lost in the woods, a tired and hungry girl finds the house of the three bears where she helps herself to food and goes to sleep
Berlioz the bear by Jan Brett( Book )

29 editions published between 1991 and 1996 in 4 languages and held by 3,046 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Berlioz the bear and his fellow musicians are due to play for the town ball when the mule pulling their bandwagon refuses to move. A strange buzzing in Berlioz's double bass turns into a surprise that saves the day."--Title page verso
Annie and the wild animals by Jan Brett( Book )

32 editions published between 1985 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 3,000 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When her cat disappears during winter, Annie searches for a new pet among the woodland animals until her beloved Taffy reappears with a surprise in the spring
Trouble with trolls by Jan Brett( Book )

21 editions published between 1992 and 1999 in 3 languages and held by 2,941 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While climbing Mt. Baldy, Treva outwits some trolls who want to steal her dog
The three snow bears by Jan Brett( Book )

18 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 2,929 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Retells the story of Goldilocks, set in an Inuit village and featuring a family of polar bears
The twelve days of Christmas by Brian Wildsmith( Book )

30 editions published between 1984 and 2013 in English and held by 2,897 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young woman's true love sends her extravagant gifts on each of the twelve days of Christmas
Armadillo rodeo by Jan Brett( Book )

18 editions published between 1993 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 2,858 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bo, an adventurous, near-sighted armadillo, leaves his mother and brothers to follow a girl heading to a rodeo wearing new red boots which Bo mistakes for another armadillo
The night before Christmas : poem by Clement Clarke Moore( Book )

23 editions published between 1985 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,709 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the well-known poem about an important Christmas visitor
Hedgie's surprise by Jan Brett( Book )

12 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,666 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hedgie, The hedgehog, helps Henny, the speckled hen, trick the Tomten who has been eating all of Henny's eggs for breakfast
Scary, scary Halloween by Eve Bunting( Book )

16 editions published between 1986 and 2017 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,616 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A band of trick-or-treaters and a mother cat and her kittens spend a very scary Halloween
On Noah's ark by Jan Brett( Book )

19 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 2,595 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Noah's granddaughter assists him in bringing the animals two-by-two onto the ark and helps them adjust to their new cramped quarters during the next forty days of rain. On board pages
Who's that knocking on Christmas Eve? by Jan Brett( Book )

10 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in English and held by 2,572 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A boy from Finnmark and his ice bear help scare away some hungry trolls so that Kyri and her father can enjoy their Christmas Eve meal
 
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The mitten : a Ukrainian folktale
Alternative Names
Bowler, Jan Brett

Bowler, Jan Brett 1949-

Brett, Jan 1949-

Brett Jane 1949-....

Bŭres, Jaen 1949-

Jan Brett American children's illustrator and writer

Jan Brett Amerikaans schrijfster

בארעט, ג'ן, 1949-

ברט, ג'אן

브레트, 잔 1949-

브렛, 잔 1949-

브렛, 잰 1949-

ジャン・ブレット

ブレット, ジャン

Languages
English (398)

French (45)

Spanish (8)

Japanese (6)

German (2)

Korean (2)

Czech (1)

Covers
The hatGingerbread babyThe wild Christmas reindeerTown mouse, country mouseGoldilocks and the three bearsBerlioz the bearAnnie and the wild animalsTrouble with trolls