WorldCat Identities

Yolen, Jane

Overview
Works: 997 works in 3,250 publications in 6 languages and 317,957 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Stories in rhyme  History  Picture books  Children's audiobooks  Adventure stories  Nature stories  Fantasy fiction  Young adult works 
Roles: Author, Narrator, Editor, Creator, Signer, Author of introduction, Bibliographic antecedent, Adapter, Other, Illustrator
Classifications: PZ7.Y78, E
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Jane Yolen
Owl moon by Jane Yolen( Book )

39 editions published between 1987 and 2013 in English and German and held by 5,674 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On a winter's night under a full moon, a father and daughter trek into the woods to see the Great Horned Owl
How do dinosaurs say good night? by Jane Yolen( Book )

44 editions published between 1976 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,981 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mother and child ponder the different ways a dinosaur can say goodnight, from slamming his tail and pouting to giving a big hug and kiss
The devil's arithmetic by Jane Yolen( Book )

45 editions published between 1988 and 2005 in 4 languages and held by 3,931 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hannah resents stories of her Jewish heritage, until when opening the door during Passover Seder she finds hers self in Poland during World War II
How do dinosaurs get well soon? by Jane Yolen( Book )

38 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 3,549 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes what a young dinosaur should do in order to quickly get over being sick
How do dinosaurs go to school? by Jane Yolen( Book )

31 editions published between 2007 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 3,056 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains how little dinosaurs should behave during a typical school day
How do dinosaurs eat their food? by Jane Yolen( Recording )

18 editions published between 2005 and 2016 in English and Chinese and held by 3,007 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes how a dinosaur eats, with no rude noises and while sitting very still. How does a dinosaur eat all his food? Does he burp, does he belch, or make noises quite rude? Does he pick at his cereal, throw down his cup, hoping to make someone else pick it up? Just like kids, dinosaurs have a difficult time learning to behave at the table. However, with a little help from Mom and Dad, these young dinosaurs eat all before them with smiles and goodwill. As in their previous books, Yolen and Teague capture children's rambunctious natures with playful read-aloud verse and wonderfully amusing pictures
The emperor and the kite by Jane Yolen( Book )

34 editions published between 1967 and 2008 in English and Korean and held by 2,567 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the emperor is imprisoned in a high tower, it is his smallest daughter, whom he had always ignored, who uses her kite to save him
Prince across the water by Jane Yolen( Book )

7 editions published between 2004 and 2015 in English and held by 2,496 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1746, a year after the Scottish clans have rallied to the call of their exiled prince, Charles Stuart, to take up arms against England's tyranny, fourteen-year-old, epileptic Duncan MacDonald and his cousin, Ewan, run away to join the fight at Culloden and discover the harsh reality of war
The Rogues by Jane Yolen( Book )

4 editions published between 2007 and 2015 in English and held by 2,484 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After his family is evicted from their Scottish farm, fifteen-year-old Roddy forms an unlikely friendship with a notorious rogue who helps him outwit a tyrant landlord in order to find a family treasure and make his way to America
Briar Rose by Jane Yolen( Book )

21 editions published between 1992 and 2016 in English and held by 2,350 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An American journalist is trapped in Nazi Germany in this variation on the Sleeping Beauty theme
How do dinosaurs say I love you? by Jane Yolen( Book )

8 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 2,303 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Parents and children can never have enough ways to say "I love you"--And now, America's favorite dinosaurs are giving families a funny book, perfect for bedtime, storytime, anytime. Even when little dinosaurs are naughty, it's important to remind them that no matter what they do, they are always loved. In this book, readers will laugh aloud as parents cope with the typical antics of childhood, but in the end, hugs and kisses show your little one how much you care
My Uncle Emily by Jane Yolen( Book )

3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 2,229 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1881 Amherst, Massachusetts, six-year-old Gilbert finds it both challenging and wonderful to spend time with his aunt, the reclusive poet Emily Dickinson, who lives next door
Favorite folktales from around the world by Jane Yolen( Book )

11 editions published between 1986 and 2008 in English and held by 2,050 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This collection of folktales drawn from over forty cultures and traditions includes classic tales from the Brothers Grimm, as well as lesser-known stories
The perfect wizard : Hans Christian Andersen by Jane Yolen( Book )

3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 1,972 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the famous Danish writer of fairy tales, interspersed with excerpts from his stories
Sleeping ugly by Jane Yolen( Book )

22 editions published between 1981 and 1999 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,969 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When beautiful Princess Miserella, Plain Jane, and a fairy fall under a sleeping spell, a prince undoes the spell in a surprising way
Sword of the rightful king : a novel of King Arthur by Jane Yolen( Book )

15 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,966 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Merlinnus the magician devises a way for King Arthur to prove himself the rightful king of England--pulling a sword from a stone--but trouble arises when someone else removes the sword first
Jason and the Gorgon's blood by Jane Yolen( Book )

8 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and held by 1,924 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jason, who will grow up to become the head of the Argonauts, leads five other boys on a dangerous quest to save the kingdom of Iolcus, learning along the way what it means to be in command
Runaway Ralph by Beverly Cleary( Visual )

3 editions published between 1988 and 2010 in English and held by 667 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Runaway Ralph: Beverly Cleary's beloved, daring mouse comes to life in the third installment of the best selling series. Join Ralph on a string of adventures after he runs away from home at the Mountain View Inn and makes a new friend
How do dinosaurs go to school? by Jane Yolen( Recording )

16 editions published between 2007 and 2017 in English and held by 289 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains how little dinosaurs should behave during a typical school day. One track of sound disc has page-turn signals
A talk with Jane Yolen( Visual )

2 editions published between 1998 and 2007 in English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jane Yolin, the noted author of The devil's arithmetic talks about her life and her writing
 
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Owl moon
Alternative Names
Jane Yolen Amerikaans schrijfster

Jane Yolen amerikansk författare

Jane Yolen amerikansk skribent

Jane Yolen écrivaine américaine

Jane Yolen US-amerikanische Schriftstellerin

Stemple, Jane H. Yolen.

Stemple, Jane H. Yolen 1939-

Stemple, Jane H. Yolen (Jane Hyatt Yolen), 1939-

Yolen, Jane 1939-

Yolen, Jane H.

Yolen, Jane H. 1939-

Yolen, Jane Hyatt 1939-

Джейн Йолен

ג'יין יולן

יולן, ג׳יין 1939-

יולן, ג׳יין. טיג מרק

욜런, 제인 1939-

ジェイン・ヨーレン

ヨーレン, ジェイン

ヨーレン, ジェーン

约伦简

约伦简 1939-

Languages
English (389)

German (7)

French (7)

Spanish (5)

Chinese (3)

Korean (1)

Covers
How do dinosaurs say good night?The devil's arithmeticHow do dinosaurs get well soon?How do dinosaurs go to school?How do dinosaurs eat their food?The emperor and the kitePrince across the waterThe Rogues