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Andrews, Jan

Overview
Works: 48 works in 136 publications in 4 languages and 4,950 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Short stories  Children's films  Sea stories  Biography  Picture books  Children's television programs  Nonfiction television programs  Educational television programs 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PZ7.A5665, E
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Most widely held works about Jan Andrews
 
Most widely held works by Jan Andrews
Very last first time by Jan Andrews( Book )

34 editions published between 1985 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,734 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the tide recedes, a young Eskimo girl living in northern Canada journeys alone for the first time under the ice, walking on the seabed floor to gather mussels
When apples grew noses and white horses flew : tales of Ti-Jean by Jan Andrews( Book )

4 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 687 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows the foolish, yet wise, Ti-Jean through three adventures as he outwits a greedy princess, a tiny scoundrel, and a very clever girl, in a collection of stories based on French-Canadian folk literature
The twelve days of summer by Jan Andrews( Book )

6 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 542 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On each successive day of summer, a youngster finds an increasing number of animals and other natural wonders in the surrounding world and leaves behind a remembrance of the day's discovery
The auction by Jan Andrews( Book )

8 editions published between 1990 and 2007 in English and held by 506 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Todd and his grandfather prepare for the sale of the farm and its contents by telling stories about life there and making scarecrows
Out of the everywhere : tales for a new world by Jan Andrews( Book )

7 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 275 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ten traditional stories from around the world, set in Canada, but within the context of the heritage communities from which they have derived
Rude stories by Jan Andrews( Book )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 255 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Meet Mr. Mosquito, drawn from a Gypsy story. He's cantankerous and nasty enough to raise belly laughs along with the eyebrows of the polite. In a story inspired by Australian bush tales, we meet Ella and Bella, two hilarious (and flatulent) sisters. Angelina's earthy wit is memorialized in a story from Swahili tradition. The eight stories in Rude Stories have roots from Japan to Canada, from Africa to Eastern Europe, but they all share a sense of irreverence
Stories at the door by Jan Andrews( Book )

3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 251 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of six folk stories pointing up human foibles with wit and humor
Pa's harvest : a true story by Jan Andrews( Book )

3 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 192 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Ephie helps load potatoes into the wagon and watches as his father heads off to sell them. But at nightfall the cart is still full, and Ephie and Pa must face their dashed hopes together" Cf. Our choice, 2001
Winter of peril : the Newfoundland diary of Sophie Loveridge by Jan Andrews( Book )

6 editions published between 2004 and 2018 in English and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An account of Sophie's first year as a settler in early 18th century Newfoundland
Pumpkin time by Jan Andrews( Book )

4 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A magic realist story of a mother who turns into a pumpkin and how her children turn her back into Mum again
Fresh fish ... and chips by Jan Andrews( Book )

4 editions published between 1973 and 1980 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A mother goes fishing and catches fish, crabs, and a whale while father is home cooking
Keri by Jan Andrews( Book )

5 editions published between 1996 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A humpback whale has appeared on the beach, and only Keri and her brother know it's there. Something must be done, but how can two kids help a creature that big? It is Keri who decides that they alone will save the whale, no matter how impossible the odds. After all, hard work and stubborn determination have always meant survival for her people in the past
The silent summer of Kyle McGinley by Jan Andrews( Book )

2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When no one listens, what's the point of talking? Kyle McGinley doesn't say a word. Fed up with being shuttled from one foster care home to another, he has stopped speaking. But at the home of Scott and Jill Wardman, with the help of a crow, and a swamp, and an excess of blank paint, he begins to think that maybe, just maybe, life could be better
The Dancing sun : a celebration of Canadian children( Book )

2 editions published between 1981 and 1986 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Writers for children from various regions of Canada have selections in this collection
Ella, an elephant = Ella, un éléphant by Jan Andrews( Book )

4 editions published in 1976 in English and French and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Caught in a rainstorm while out walking with her animal friends, Ella the elephant devises a way for everyone to keep dry. Bilingual text
The twelve days of autumn by Jan Andrews( Book )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Following the pattern of the old Christmas carol, this seek and find book invites participation in a treasure hunt. Where is that fourth milkweed pod? Where are all those blackbirds? Is the ninth warbler really back there in the sky?
Keep the lights burning, Abbie by Peter Roop( Visual )

in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

LeVar visits Maine, tours a modern-day lighthouse, and enjoys a day at sea with a sailing family
Preceptor guide by Pat Mascord( Book )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

På havets bund by Jan Andrews( Book )

2 editions published in 1989 in Danish and Undetermined and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Geology and soil studies in the Tower Hill area by Jan Andrews( Book )

1 edition published in 1977 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Very last first time
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When apples grew noses and white horses flew : tales of Ti-JeanThe twelve days of summerThe auctionOut of the everywhere : tales for a new worldRude storiesStories at the doorPa's harvest : a true storyWinter of peril : the Newfoundland diary of Sophie Loveridge
Alternative Names
Andrews, J.

Andrews, Jan

Andrews, Janice Margaret

Andrews, Janice Margaret 1942-

Andrews, Janice Margaret Ellins

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