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Mikolaycak, Charles

Overview
Works: 157 works in 230 publications in 1 language and 24,830 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Poetry  Folklore  Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Pictorial works  Stories, plots, etc  Fairy tales  Bibliography 
Roles: Illustrator, Author, Book designer, Other, Translator
Classifications: PR6027.O8,
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Charles Mikolaycak
 
Most widely held works by Charles Mikolaycak
The man who could call down owls by Eve Bunting( Book )

6 editions published between 1984 and 1994 in English and held by 1,161 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a stranger takes away the powers of an old man who has befriended owls, the vengeance wreaked on him is swift and fitting
Babushka : an old Russian folktale by Charles Mikolaycak( Book )

3 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 1,075 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Retells the traditional tale of the old lady who, having missed her chance to take gifts to the newborn Christ Child, still wanders leaving gifts for all children in hopes that, one day, she will come upon Him
He is risen : the Easter story by Elizabeth Winthrop( Book )

3 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 1,059 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An adaptation of the Bible story of Christ's Crucifixion and Resurrection
Peter and the wolf by Sergey Prokofiev( Book )

8 editions published between 1982 and 1987 in English and held by 960 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Retells the orchestral fairy tale in which a boy ignores his grandfather's warnings and captures a wolf with the help of a bird, a duck, and a cat
Exodus = [Yetsiʼat Mitsrayim] by Miriam Chaikin( Book )

3 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 951 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Retells the Biblical story of Moses leading his enslaved people out of Egypt
Tam Lin : an old ballad by Jane Yolen( Book )

3 editions published between 1990 and 1998 in English and held by 930 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this retelling of an old Scottish ballad, a Scottish lass, on the Halloween after her sixteenth birthday, reclaims her family home which has been held for years by the fairies, and at the same time effects the release of Tam Lin, a human held captive by the Queen of the Fey
A child is born : the Christmas story by Elizabeth Winthrop( Book )

2 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 894 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An illustrated retelling of the birth of Jesus
The legend of the Christmas rose by Ellin Greene( Book )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 841 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In hope of getting her husband pardoned, an exiled outlaw's wife agrees to reveal to an old monk the miracle in Goïnge Forest, where every Christmas Eve a beautiful garden blooms in remembrance of the birth of the Christ Child
The hero of Bremen by Margaret Hodges( Book )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 797 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Retells the German legend in which a shoemaker who cannot walk helps the town of Bremen, aided by the spirit of the great hero Roland
The rumor of Pavel & Paali : a Ukrainian folktale by Carole Kismaric( Book )

2 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 718 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When cruel Pavel wins a wager against his kind twin brother Paali, he exacts a terrible price, but greed soon leads Pavel to his downfall
Bearhead : a Russian folktale by Eric A Kimmel( Book )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 713 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bearhead succeeds in outwitting the witch Madame Hexaba and a frog-headed goblin. Half-bear and half-man, he outwits an evil witch by being totally honest
A fair wind for Troy by Doris Gates( Book )

4 editions published between 1976 and 1984 in English and held by 711 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Retells the events leading up to the Trojan War including Helen's capture by Paris and the sacrifice of Iphigenia at Aulis
A gift from Saint Nicholas by Carole Kismaric( Book )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 694 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

By the time Saint Nicholas gets to Cecile's house on Saint Nicholas Eve he is out of presents, but she remembers the wonderful chocolate boat in the nearby candy shop
The Lullaby songbook( )

2 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 682 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of fifteen lullabies, each with a historic note and a musical arrangement
The highwayman by Alfred Noyes( Book )

3 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 651 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Returning by moonlight to the inn where his true love, the landlord's daughter, awaits him, the highwayman is unaware that the king's soldiers also lie in wait for him, concealed in the girl's bedroom
Perfect crane by Anne Laurin( Book )

4 editions published between 1981 and 1987 in English and held by 642 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A lonely Japanese magician gains friends through the paper crane that he brings to life but then must set free
I am Joseph by Barbara Cohen( Book )

3 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 634 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Retells the Biblical story of Joseph, from his viewpoint, relating how he was sold into slavery and became the Egyptian Pharaoh's adviser
Voyages : poems by Walt Whitman( Book )

3 editions published between 1988 and 2013 in English and held by 574 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of fifty-three poems and selections from poems focusing on the people and places encountered by the nineteenth-century American writer from his mid-thirties through his early seventies
The changing maze by Zilpha Keatley Snyder( Book )

2 editions published between 1985 and 1992 in English and held by 535 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A shepherd boy braves the evil magic of a wizard's maze to save his pet lamb
How Wilka went to sea, and other tales from west of the Urals by Mirra Ginsburg( Book )

3 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 513 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A retelling of ten traditional Finno-Ugric and Turkic tales representing nine separate cultures of the Soviet Union
 
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The man who could call down owls
Alternative Names
ミコライカ, チャールス

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English (60)

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Babushka : an old Russian folktaleHe is risen : the Easter storyPeter and the wolfExodus = [Yetsiʼat Mitsrayim]Tam Lin : an old balladA child is born : the Christmas storyThe hero of BremenBearhead : a Russian folktale