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Haugaard, Erik Christian

Overview
Works: 118 works in 334 publications in 9 languages and 12,954 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  History  Fairy tales  Historical fiction  Toy and movable books  Comic books, strips, etc  Picture books  Action and adventure fiction  Pop-up books 
Roles: Author, Translator
Classifications: PZ7.H286, FIC
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Most widely held works about Erik Christian Haugaard
 
Most widely held works by Erik Christian Haugaard
The complete fairy tales and stories by H. C Andersen( Book )

16 editions published between 1974 and 2007 in English and held by 1,412 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents 156 tales accompanied by the author's notes on the background of his stories
The samurai's tale by Erik Christian Haugaard( Book )

11 editions published between 1984 and 2005 in English and Danish and held by 1,017 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In turbulent sixteenth-century Japan, orphaned Taro is taken in by a general serving the great warlord Takeda Shingen and grows up to become a samurai fighting for the enemies of his dead family
Thumbelina by H. C Andersen( Book )

3 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and held by 833 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Relates how a tiny girl becomes Queen of all the flowers after she is kidnapped by an ugly toad
The little fishes by Erik Christian Haugaard( Book )

26 editions published between 1967 and 1997 in 5 languages and held by 765 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A tale of the tragedy of war: the story of a twelve-year-old orphaned beggar in occupied Italy, his daily search for food and for meaning in the life he witnesses, and the development of compassion and understanding that will help him survive
Chase me, catch nobody! by Erik Christian Haugaard( Book )

11 editions published between 1980 and 1982 in 4 languages and held by 667 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On a school trip to Germany in 1937 a 14-year-old Danish schoolboy becomes involved in the activities of the anti-Nazi underground
Prince Boghole by Erik Christian Haugaard( Book )

3 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 655 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Desmond, ruler of a kingdom on the island of Eire, promises his daughter's hand to the prince who brings him the most wonderful bird
The boy and the Samurai by Erik Christian Haugaard( Book )

4 editions published between 1991 and 2005 in English and held by 625 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Having grown up as an orphan of the streets while sixteenth-century Japan is being ravaged by civil war, Saru seeks to help a samurai rescue his wife from imprisonment by a warlord so they can all flee to a more peaceful life
Hans Andersen, his classic fairy tales by H. C Andersen( Book )

17 editions published between 1976 and 1997 in English and held by 553 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eighteen of the Danish author's most familiar tales are in this book
Hakon of Rogen's saga by Erik Christian Haugaard( Book )

11 editions published between 1963 and 2013 in English and Norwegian and held by 549 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Island of Rogen, in northern Norway where "the sun hides its face", lived young Hakon, a boy who had the strength and courage of a man. When his father is killed, Hakon is made a lowly slave by his tyrannical, jealous uncle. The young boy escapes after a time, and dwells in a damp, dreary cave, until he eventually defeats his wicked uncle, and becomes the rightful lord of the island."--Kirkus
A treasury of Hans Christian Andersen by H. C Andersen( Book )

6 editions published between 1974 and 1993 in English and held by 534 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

TRANSLATED FROM THE DANISH BY ERIK CHRISTIAN HAUGAARD
Orphans of the wind by Erik Christian Haugaard( Book )

10 editions published between 1966 and 1974 in English and Hebrew and held by 493 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twelve-year-old Jim sails from Bristol as deck boy on the "Four Winds," a blockade-runner bringing powder and guns from England to the Confederate States. After a difficult voyage, the ship sinks. Jim and some crewmates make their way to land and find themselves in the middle of the War
The revenge of the forty-seven samurai by Erik Christian Haugaard( Book )

3 editions published between 1995 and 2005 in English and held by 488 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A fourteen-year-old serving boy finds himself surrounded by suspicion and betrayal as his master gathers a group of samurai to avenge Lord Asano's death
A slave's tale by Erik Christian Haugaard( Book )

11 editions published between 1965 and 2013 in English and Norwegian and held by 482 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The sequel to Hakon of Rogen's Saga, this book is told from the point of view of a slave girl, Helga, who stows away on the longship when Hakon, the young Viking chieftain, sets sail for France on a voyage to return a freed slave to his homeland. The voyagers' journey is perilous, and upon reaching France only tragedy ensues
The untold tale by Erik Christian Haugaard( Book )

10 editions published between 1971 and 1984 in 3 languages and held by 380 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In seventeenth-century Denmark a young orphan seeks his fortune during the wars with Sweden
A boy's will by Erik Christian Haugaard( Book )

7 editions published between 1983 and 1991 in English and held by 380 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Patrick defies his unloving grandfather, a smuggler of the Irish island of Valentia, by warning John Paul Jones of the American fleet about an English ambush
Cromwell's boy by Erik Christian Haugaard( Book )

7 editions published between 1978 and 1991 in English and Norwegian and held by 320 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A 13-year-old spy's wit and horsemanship make him invaluable to the Cromwell forces as they fight against King Charles
Leif the unlucky by Erik Christian Haugaard( Book )

3 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 306 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Faced with increasingly harsh winters and deteriorating morale in fifteenth-century Greenland, a young man struggles to rally the last few surviving Norse colonists, who feel their only hope is rescue by ships from Norway
A messenger for Parliament by Erik Christian Haugaard( Book )

5 editions published between 1976 and 1978 in English and Norwegian and held by 295 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young boy becomes involved in the early events of the English Civil War that unseated Charles I bringing Cromwell and the Puritans to power
Princess Horrid by Erik Christian Haugaard( Book )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Called Princess Horrid by everyone except her parents, a very badly-behaved princess is transformed into a kitten and becomes the property of the lowliest kitchen maid in the castle
Portrait of a poet: Hans Christian Andersen and his fairytales by Erik Christian Haugaard( Book )

13 editions published between 1973 and 1974 in English and held by 263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The samurai's tale
Alternative Names
Erik Chr. Haugaard

Erik Christian Haugaard

Erik Christian Haugaard Danish-American children's writer

Erik Christian Haugaard schrijver uit Denemarken (1923-)

Haugaard, Erik 1923-2009

Haugaard, Erik C. 1923-2009

Haugaard, Erik Christian

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The samurai's taleThumbelinaThe little fishesThe boy and the SamuraiHans Andersen, his classic fairy talesThe revenge of the forty-seven samuraiA boy's willCromwell's boy