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Young, Ed

Overview
Works: 159 works in 851 publications in 13 languages and 81,786 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Picture books  Folklore  Folk tales  Fairy tales  Literature  History  Biographies  Fables 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Translator, Contributor, Artist, Editor
Classifications: PZ8.1.Y84, E
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Ed Young
Seven blind mice by Ed Young( Recording )

106 editions published between 1991 and 2019 in 10 languages and held by 4,716 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this retelling of the Indian fable, seven blind mice discover different parts of an elephant and argue about its appearance
Lon Po Po : a Red-Riding Hood story from China by H. Edwin Young( Book )

9 editions published between 1989 and 2012 in English and held by 4,697 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three sisters staying home alone are endangered by a hungry wolf who is disguised as their grandmother
Twenty heartbeats by Dennis Haseley( Book )

4 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 3,064 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After waiting for decades for the portrait of his prize horse to be finished, an angry rich man decides to confront the artist
Tsunami! by Kimiko Kajikawa( Book )

9 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 2,998 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A wealthy man in a Japanese village, who everyone calls Ojiisan, which means grandfather, sets fire to his rice fields to warn the innocent people of an approaching tsunami
The emperor and the kite by Jane Yolen( Book )

41 editions published between 1967 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 2,560 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the emperor is imprisoned in a high tower, his smallest daughter, whom he has always ignored, uses her kite to save him
Yeh-Shen : a Cinderella story from China by Ai-Ling Louie( Book )

19 editions published between 1980 and 2002 in English and held by 2,512 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This version of the Cinderella story, in which a young girl overcomes the wickedness of her stepsister and stepmother to become the bride of a prince, is based on ancient Chinese manuscripts written 1000 years before the earliest European version
Young Fu of the upper Yangtze by Elizabeth Foreman Lewis( Book )

31 editions published between 1932 and 1999 in English and held by 2,383 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the 1920's a Chinese youth from the country comes to Chungking with his mother where the bustling city offers adventure and his apprenticeship to a coppersmith brings good fortune
The double life of Pocahontas by Jean Fritz( Book )

6 editions published between 1983 and 2003 in English and held by 2,158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the famous American Indian princess, emphasizing her life-long adulation of John Smith and the roles she played in two very different cultures
Shanghai messenger by Andrea Cheng( Book )

6 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 1,762 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A free-verse novel about eleven-year-old Xiao Mei's visit with her extended family in China, where the Chinese-American girl finds many differences but also the similarities that bind a family together
Wabi Sabi by Mark Reibstein( Book )

6 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 1,742 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wabi Sabi, a cat living in the city of Kyoto, learns about the Japanese concept of beauty through simplicity as she asks various animals she meets about the meaning of her name
Sadako by Eleanor Coerr( Book )

21 editions published between 1993 and 2000 in 5 languages and held by 1,674 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hospitalized with the dreaded atom bomb disease, leukemia, a child in Hiroshima races against time to fold one thousand paper cranes to verify the legend that by doing so a sick person will become healthy
I wish I were a butterfly by James Howe( Book )

5 editions published between 1987 and 1999 in English and held by 1,360 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The littlest cricket of Swampswallow Pond is convinced only by the Wise Old One that being special has nothing to do with physical metamorphosis, flashy colors, or shimmering wings
Foolish rabbit's big mistake by Rafe Martin( Book )

13 editions published between 1985 and 1993 in English and held by 1,330 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As all the animals panic and flee at little rabbit's announcement that the earth is breaking up, a brave lion steps in and brings sense to the situation
The yellow boat by Margaret Hillert( Book )

11 editions published between 1966 and 2009 in English and held by 1,311 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The adventures of a little yellow boat
Cats are cats : poems( Book )

5 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 1,253 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of thirty-six poems about all kinds of cats, from old grumbling cats to proud cats who sit tall, by poets including Eve Merriam, Jane Yolen, John Ciardi, and T.S. Eliot
The hunter : a Chinese folktale by Mary Casanova( Book )

5 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 1,146 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After learning to understand the language of animals, Hai Li Bu the hunter sacrifices himself to save his village
Cat and Rat : the legend of the Chinese zodiac by Ed Young( Book )

10 editions published between 1995 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,041 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces the Chinese zodiac and relates how each of its twelve signs was named for an animal selected by the Jade Emperor
The Turkey Girl : a Zuni Cinderella story by Penny Pollock( Book )

2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 1,009 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this Indian variant of a familiar story, some turkeys make a gown of feathers for the poor girl who tends them so that she can participate in a sacred dance, but they desert her when she fails to return as promised
The girl who loved the wind by Jane Yolen( Book )

14 editions published between 1972 and 2009 in English and Japanese and held by 985 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Though her father seeks to protect her from all unpleasant things, a young princess is intrigued by the voice of the wind that tells her of worlds beyond the palace walls
Mice are nice( Book )

3 editions published between 1988 and 1990 in English and held by 978 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of poems about mice by David McCord, A.A. Milne, John Ciardi, Ian Serraillier, and others
 
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Lon Po Po : a Red-Riding Hood story from China
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Lon Po Po : a Red-Riding Hood story from ChinaTwenty heartbeatsTsunami!The emperor and the kiteYeh-Shen : a Cinderella story from ChinaYoung Fu of the upper YangtzeThe double life of PocahontasShanghai messenger
Alternative Names
Cheng, Yang Zhr

Cheng Yang Zhr 1931-....

Ed Young Chinees schrijver

Ed Young US-amerikanischer Schriftsteller und Kinderbuchautor chinesischer Herkunft

Yang, Zhr Cheng

Yang Zhr Cheng 1931-....

Young, Ed

Young, Edmund 1931-

Young, Tse-chun 1931-

Эд Янг

‏יאנג, אד.

اد جوان

إد يونغ

영, 에드 1931-

エド・ヤング

ヤング, エド

杨志成

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