WorldCat Identities

Yeoman, John

Overview
Works: 166 works in 705 publications in 11 languages and 13,067 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Stories in rhyme  Folklore  Poetry  Humorous fiction  Nursery rhymes  Picture books  Fairy tales  Fantasy fiction 
Roles: Author, Translator, Adapter, Artist, Creator
Classifications: PZ7.Y418, E
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Most widely held works about John Yeoman
 
Most widely held works by John Yeoman
The wild washerwomen : a new folk tale by John Yeoman( Book )

41 editions published between 1979 and 2012 in 9 languages and held by 1,151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Seven washerwomen, sick of their work, go on an uncontrollable rampage, only to meet their match in seven very dirty woodcutters
The bear's water picnic by John Yeoman( Book )

26 editions published between 1970 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 988 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The pig, squirrel, hedgehog and hen join the bear for a picnic on a raft in the middle of a lake. Numerous croaking frogs want to join them, but they pole away. When they are stuck on a sandbar, they must ask the frogs for help, and discover that the frogs are good company in spite of their loud croaking
Mouse trouble by John Yeoman( Book )

27 editions published between 1972 and 2011 in English and held by 835 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The mice grow fond of the miller's cat and save him when the grouchy master decides to rid himself of the worthless animal
The seven voyages of Sinbad the Sailor by John Yeoman( Book )

11 editions published between 1996 and 2003 in English and held by 668 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A retelling of Sinbad's seven incredible voyages, filled with adventure and disaster
Sixes and sevens by John Yeoman( Book )

28 editions published between 1971 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 641 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Barnaby maakt een tocht op zijn vlot. Onderweg pikt hij steeds meer dieren en mensen op. Kan hij de steeds groter wordende chaos op het vlot de baas blijven? Oblong prentenboek met kleurrijke, gedetailleerde illustraties. Vanaf ca. 4 jaar
Beatrice and Vanessa by John Yeoman( Book )

24 editions published between 1974 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 635 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bored with their everyday existence, a nanny-goat and a ewe decide to take a holiday taking with them a stuffed wolf's head and some balloons, both of which come in very handy
Beer bouwt een winterhuis by John Yeoman( Book )

36 editions published between 1969 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 520 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The bear is behaving very strangely indeed: collecting moss, logs and branches to build a winter house. The other animals think this is silly, and laugh at him, but when winter comes, bear is cosy in his winter house while the other animals suffer in the cold. Being a very kind bear, he invites the others in. Unfortunately for the bear, they are too excited to sleep, and it seems he will get no rest at all this winter! But when spring arrives, he finds a solution
Three little owls by Emanuele Luzzati( Book )

13 editions published between 2013 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 460 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three irrepressible little owls mischievously journey around the world for a year between Christmas holidays
The Fabulous Foskett Family Circus by Quentin Blake( Book )

9 editions published between 2013 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 443 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Roll up, roll up for the Fabulous Foskett Family Circus! There are Milly and Willy who perform with young Fred, who does a back flip and lands on his head. Uncle Phoenix Foskett who blows smoke rings, Jess and Bess with their conjuring tricks, not to mention singing dogs and birds and performing parrots. And at the end of all that excitement it is time for a well earned rest
Our village by John Yeoman( Book )

10 editions published between 1988 and 2001 in English and Dutch and held by 440 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of poems introducing the memorable residents of a village, including the baker, Mr. Crumb, absent-minded Dotty Lou, and Mr. Mandolini and his dancing bear
The young performing horse by John Yeoman( Book )

17 editions published between 1977 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 337 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A brother and sister and their unusually talented horse journey to London to seek their fortunes as actors
The singing tortoise and other animal folktales by John Yeoman( Book )

5 editions published between 1993 and 2000 in English and French and held by 334 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dyreeventyr for forskellige lande
The do-it-yourself house that Jack built by John Yeoman( Book )

13 editions published between 1994 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 305 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Illustrations accompanying the cumulative nursery rhyme about the chain of events that start when Jack builds a house tell a story different from the traditional one
Rumbelow's dance by John Yeoman( Book )

14 editions published between 1982 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 289 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rumbelow is off to visit his grandparents. As he sets off he feels so happy that he starts to dance. Along the way he meets many different characters, who all join in with his infectious dancing!
Quentin Blake's amazing animal stories by John Yeoman( Book )

4 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in English and held by 277 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Meet fearsome alligators, clever coyotes, a jittery leopard, a shell-less tortoise and all sorts of amazing animals in these wonderful stories
The improbable book of records by Quentin Blake( Book )

2 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 256 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes the achievements of the American chicken pox spot record holder, the oldest international cross-country unicyclist, the highest jumping flea with a wooden leg, and other similar record-breaking events
Old Mother Hubbard's dog takes up sport by John Yeoman( Book )

4 editions published between 1989 and 1990 in Dutch and English and held by 253 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Old Mother Hubbard criticizes her dog for being lazy, he begins playing a variety of sports, creating havoc around the house and leaving Old Mother Hubbard exhausted
Old Mother Hubbard's dog dresses up by John Yeoman( Book )

5 editions published between 1989 and 1990 in English and Dutch and held by 250 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Old Mother Hubbard complains to her dog about the ragged condition of his coat, he resorts to wearing a variety of disguises and drives her to distraction
Old Mother Hubbard's dog learns to play by John Yeoman( Book )

3 editions published between 1989 and 1990 in English and held by 247 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Old Mother Hubbard suggests her dog learn to play, rather than read all day, he takes her words literally, driving her crazy by enthusiastically playing a variety of musical instruments
Quentin Blake's magical tales by John Yeoman( Book )

5 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 235 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collection of fourteen stories of adventure and mystery from around the world. Escape to faraway mystical worlds where anything can happen: where a boy can find a belt that gives him amazing strength, where a frog can be a beautiful princess in disguise, and where princes can fly on magic carpets
 
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The seven voyages of Sinbad the Sailor
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John Yeoman British author

John Yeoman Brits auteur

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The bear's water picnicMouse troubleThe seven voyages of Sinbad the SailorBeatrice and VanessaBeer bouwt een winterhuisOur villageThe singing tortoise and other animal folktalesThe do-it-yourself house that Jack builtQuentin Blake's magical tales