WorldCat Identities

Conover, Chris

Overview
Works: 34 works in 64 publications in 3 languages and 10,369 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Poetry  Christmas stories 
Roles: Author, Illustrator
Classifications: PZ8.3.C7657, [E]
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Chris Conover
 
Most widely held works by Chris Conover
The wizard's daughter : a Viking legend by Chris Conover( Book )

2 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 912 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A farmer's son, enslaved by an evil wizard, is aided by the man's lovely daughter in freeing the whole land from the wizard's spell
Mother Goose and the sly fox : retold and with pictures by Chris Conover( Book )

2 editions published between 1989 and 1991 in English and held by 885 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A do-nothing mouse doesn't lift a paw to help when Mother Goose is away at market day and Fox comes calling. Fox tricks his way into their home and carries off six of her seven goslings
The Christmas bears by Chris Conover( Book )

4 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 860 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Santa Bear's seven cubs watch as their father loads the sleigh with toys to deliver on Christmas Eve
The adventures of Simple Simon by Chris Conover( Book )

3 editions published between 1987 and 1989 in English and held by 783 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents an illustrated version of the simpleton's misadventures. Hidden in the story are characters from sixteen nursery rhymes
Six little ducks by Chris Conover( Book )

2 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 678 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A retelling of the nursery song about the six little ducks who go to market with a quack, quack, quack
The bear and the kingbird : a tale from the Brothers Grimm by Jacob Grimm( Book )

3 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 644 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the bear insults the kingbirds' chicks, a humorous battle ensues between the land animals and the flying creatures of the world
Over the hills & far away by Chris Conover( Book )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 628 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A skillful piper makes people happy as he goes about playing music that lightens their burdens and makes them want to dance
The little humpbacked horse : a Russian tale by Margaret Hodges( Book )

3 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 590 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young peasant, with the help of his faithful and magical horse, captures a firebird, marries the woman he loves, and becomes Tsar of Russia
The lion's share by Chris Conover( Book )

12 editions published between 1999 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 552 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With the help of two animal fishermen, a young winged lion learns to read, to love books, and to fly properly
The beast in the bed by Barbara Dillon( Book )

1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 455 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A small pea green beast spends his days being a child's companion
Where did my mother go? by Edna Mitchell Preston( Book )

2 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 449 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Little Cat searches everywhere for his mother, convinced she is lost and cannot find the way home
Somebody else's child by Roberta Silman( Book )

3 editions published between 1976 and 1979 in English and held by 439 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As a result of his friendship with his school bus driver, Peter gains a greater understanding of what it means to be adopted
Froggie went a-courting by Chris Conover( Book )

3 editions published between 1986 and 1988 in English and held by 434 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Illustrates the well-known American folk song about the courtship and marriage of the frog and the mouse. Music is included at the end
The wish at the top by Clyde Robert Bulla( Book )

1 edition published in 1974 in English and held by 371 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thinking that to rub the ball on top of the church steeple will make his wish for his mother's happiness come true, a young boy climbs the steeple and then can't get down again
What's happened to Harry? by Barbara Dillon( Book )

1 edition published in 1982 in English and held by 348 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Harry becomes entangled with a witch on Halloween night and is transformed into a poodle
Moon song by Mildred Plew Merryman( Book )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 341 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A lullaby in which a moon man fishes the sea for many treasures
Sam Panda and Thunder Dragon by Chris Conover( Book )

2 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 312 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the rackety rain machine that rolls across the sky breaks down, Thunder Dragon seeks the help of Sam Panda down on Earth
The school mouse by Dorothy Joan Harris( Book )

1 edition published in 1977 in English and held by 307 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Knowing that his mouse is now living at school makes first grade more appealing to a six-year-old
Plenty of patches : an introduction to patchwork, quilting, and appliqué by Marilyn Ratner( Book )

1 edition published in 1978 in English and held by 298 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Instructions for creating various items using quilting, patchwork, and appliqué
The arrow and the lamp : the story of Psyche by Margaret Hodges( Book )

1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Relates how Psyche married the god of love, Eros, how she lost him, and the many obstacles she had to overcome before she became an immortal and could join him on Mount Olympus
 
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The Christmas bears
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