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Isadora, Rachel

Overview
Works: 148 works in 605 publications in 6 languages and 63,816 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Picture books  Fairy tales  Baseball stories  Folk songs  Rebuses  Folklore  Board books  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Artist
Classifications: PZ7.I763, E
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Rachel Isadora
 
Most widely held works by Rachel Isadora
Ben's trumpet by Rachel Isadora( Recording )

27 editions published between 1979 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 2,840 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ben wants to be a trumpeter, but plays only an imaginary instrument until one of the musicians in a neighborhood night club discovers his ambition
Flossie & the fox by Pat McKissack( Book )

20 editions published between 1986 and 1993 in English and French and held by 2,360 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rita rencontre un renard
At the crossroads by Rachel Isadora( Book )

20 editions published between 1991 and 1994 in English and held by 1,921 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

South African children gather to welcome home their fathers who have been away for several months working in the mines
Max by Rachel Isadora( Book )

19 editions published between 1976 and 1993 in 3 languages and held by 1,618 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Max finds a new way to warm up for his Saturday baseball game--his sister's dancing class
The little match girl by H. C Andersen( Book )

17 editions published between 1987 and 2017 in English and Hebrew and held by 1,499 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In "The Little Match Girl" a poor young girl tries to sell matches in the street. Walking barefoot having lost her slippers, she shivers from cold and early hypothermia. Too afraid to go home and face her father's wrath at not selling enough matches, the girl takes shelter in an alley. The girl lights the matches to warm herself and sees several lovely visions. First a warm stove, then a sumptuous holiday feast, and then a magnificent Christmas tree. Seeing a shooting star, she remembers her late kindly grandmother. The harsh realism of this story remind the listener to be grateful and kind to one another during the cold holiday season
Peekaboo morning by Rachel Isadora( Book )

8 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,447 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Overview: A toddler plays a game of peekaboo, and you're invited to play too. First there's Mommy to find, with Daddy not far behind. Then Puppy comes peeking around the corner, and a favorite toy train brings the toddler to Grandma and Grandpa. Isadora's brilliant, joyful pastel illustrations capture the familiar and cozy people, toys and animals that will delight babies. Join this sweet toddler in the morning fun, sharing words your baby can repeat and pictures your baby will recognize. Then find out what this toddler sees next. It could be you!
The white stallion by Elizabeth Shub( Book )

11 editions published between 1982 and 1996 in English and held by 1,434 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this story of pioneers, Gretchen is saved by a mysterious white stallion. Carried away from her wagon train in Texas in 1845 by the old mare she is riding, a little girl is befriended by a white stallion. Gretchen's grandmother tells her how her great-great-grandmother Gretchen was rescued by a beautiful white stallion on her family's journey west in 1845. A lovely and exciting story, it is illustrated with remarkable ink drawings using cross-hatchings and pointillism
I hear a pickle : (and smell, see, touch, and taste it, too!) by Rachel Isadora( Book )

14 editions published between 2016 and 2018 in English and French and held by 1,399 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Children explore their five senses, learning what they can see, smell, hear, touch, and taste
Say hello! by Rachel Isadora( Book )

9 editions published between 2010 and 2017 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,326 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A little girl greets people in her neighborhood in many different languages
Lili at ballet by Rachel Isadora( Book )

13 editions published between 1993 and 1996 in English and held by 1,154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lili dreams of becoming a ballerina and goes to her ballet lessons four afternoons a week. Lili loves to dance, and dreams of becoming a ballerina. In her ballet class she does stretches, works at the barre, and learns the five classical dance positions that are the basics for the roles she may dance when she is older. Enhanced by delicate watercolor illustrations, this lovely book is the perfect introduction for boys and girls who want to learn more about ballet
Old Mikamba had a farm by Rachel Isadora( Book )

8 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 1,134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A variation on the song "Old MacDonald", the inhabitants of Old Makimba's farm in Africa, including a baboon, an elephant, and a lion, are described, verse by verse. Includes facts about African animals
There was a tree by Rachel Isadora( Book )

7 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 1,119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A version of the cumulative song "The Green Grass Grew All Around," set in Africa
The twelve dancing princesses by Rachel Isadora( Book )

7 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and held by 1,104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A retelling, set in Africa, of the story of twelve princesses who dance secretly all night long and how their secret is eventually discovered
Bea at ballet by Rachel Isadora( Book )

6 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and held by 1,093 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Bea and her friends have fun attending a toddler ballet class"--
The princess and the pea by Rachel Isadora( Book )

9 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and Portuguese and held by 1,035 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Resets in Africa the classic Hans Christian Andersen tale of a girl who proves that she is a real princess by feeling a pea through twenty mattresses and twenty featherbeds
I see by Rachel Isadora( Book )

9 editions published between 1985 and 1991 in English and held by 1,008 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A baby responds to all of the things she sees
Uh-oh! by Rachel Isadora( Book )

3 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 974 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As an African American toddler keeps getting into mischief throughout the day, the reader is invited to discover what the trouble is with each page-turn and to say "uh-oh."
Yo, Jo! by Rachel Isadora( Book )

4 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 972 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jomar greets his neighbors using slang, but his grandfather wants to hear some more traditional words
Sophie skates by Rachel Isadora( Book )

8 editions published between 1999 and 2002 in English and held by 971 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Uses a story about a young girl who loves to ice skate to introduce the sport: the parts and care of the skates, the techniques of differernt skating moves, and ice skating competitions
Golden Bear by Ruth Young( Book )

12 editions published between 1992 and 1996 in English and held by 960 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Golden Bear and his human companion learn to play the violin, talk to a ladybug, make mudpies, wish on stars, and dream together
 
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Ben's trumpet
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Flossie & the foxAt the crossroadsMaxThe little match girlPeekaboo morningThe white stallionSay hello!Lili at ballet
Alternative Names
Hite, Rachel Isadora

Maiorano, Rachel Isadora

Rachel Isadora American children's illustrator and writer

Rachel Isadora Amerikaans schrijfster

Turner, Rachel Isadora

איזדורה, רחל

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