WorldCat Identities

Henstra, Friso

Overview
Works: 61 works in 99 publications in 2 languages and 5,323 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Fairy tales  Action and adventure fiction  Legends  Fantasy fiction  Illustrated works  Short stories  Picture books  History 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Recipient, Correspondent, Other
Classifications: PZ8.W6696, E
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Friso Henstra
Mighty mizzling mouse by Friso Henstra( Book )

7 editions published between 1983 and 1991 in English and Dutch and held by 865 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wordless story about a wild cat-mouse chase
Petronella by Jay Williams( Book )

4 editions published between 1973 and 1974 in English and held by 581 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Determined not to be outdone by her brothers in seeking a fortune in the world, a young princess sets out to find a prince to rescue
The practical princess by Jay Williams( Book )

7 editions published between 1969 and 2016 in English and held by 484 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A princess uses common sense to get rid of a dragon, save herself from imprisonment, and find a handsome prince
The wicked tricks of Tyl Uilenspiegel by Jay Williams( Book )

2 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 405 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four stories about a cunning Dutch folk hero
The last snow of winter by Tony Johnston( Book )

2 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 348 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The great sculptor Gaston Pompicard creates a snow sculpture for his friends the children, and then later he receives a similar gift from them during the last snow of winter
Six impossible things before breakfast : stories & poems by Norma Farber( Book )

1 edition published in 1977 in English and held by 291 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four poems and two short stories about unicorns, dough, and other fantastic things
The little spotted fish by Jane Yolen( Book )

4 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 288 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two times the little spotted fish saves the fisherlad's life, but the third time the fish itself is in danger
Seven at one blow by Jay Williams( Book )

3 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 278 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recounts the tale of the tailor who gained fame and fortune after killing seven flies
The round Sultan and the straight answer by Barbara K Walker( Book )

5 editions published between 1970 and 1972 in English and held by 259 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The sultan could not lose weight until the hamal told him his fate
The mouse who owned the sun by Sally Derby( Book )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A little mouse learns that there is much more to the world than he had ever imagined
The silver whistle by Jay Williams( Book )

2 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 239 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When her mother dies, a very homely girl goes out to make her way in the world without a thought that her freckles and her mother's silver whistle are her greatest assets
Forgetful Fred by Jay Williams( Book )

4 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 222 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Forgetful Fred's absent-mindedness causes problems during his search for the Bitter Fruit of Satisfaction for his master, the richest man in the world
The terrible tales of Happy Days School by Lois Duncan( Book )

1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The students at Happy Days Progressive School, allowed to do whatever they please, are happy to do so until the school must close for lack of students
Sophie the circus princess by Stig Claesson( Book )

3 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and held by 167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sophie tells a young friend the sad story of why she abandoned her career as a circus performer, but the story has an unexpected happy ending
Stupid Marco by Jay Williams( Book )

1 edition published in 1970 in English and held by 163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Prince Marco wasn't as smart as a prince ought to be but he had other redeeming qualities that helped him succeed in his princely quest of rescuing a princess
Cynthia and the runaway gazebo by Elsa Marston( Book )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Though unpracticed as a hostess, Cynthia assumes the necessary authority when the gazebo in which she and other children are sheltering floats off its foundation during a storm and ends up as part of a pirate's booty
Waarom niet? by Sylvia Hofsepian( Book )

2 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in Dutch and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Een ernstige weduwnaar met volwassen kinderen neemt een kat om de eenzaamheid te verdrijven, maar al gauw heeft hij een volledig nieuw gezin. Prentenboek met illustraties in gedekte kleuren. Vanaf ca. 4 jaar
Lessen in eenzaamheid : 104 sonnetten om aandachtig te lezen op een goed beschaduwde plek in de wereld by Max Dendermonde( Book )

2 editions published in 1987 in Dutch and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wij en het water : de strijd der lage landen tegen de erfvijand het water in het verleden, het heden en de toekomst by H. J Looman( Book )

2 editions published in 1957 in Dutch and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shell hoogtewijzer by Leonhard Huizinga( Book )

1 edition published in 1963 in Dutch and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The mouse who owned the sun
Alternative Names
Friso Henstra Nederlands beeldhouwer (1928-2013)

ヘンストラ, フリソー

Languages
English (47)

Dutch (8)

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