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Grifalconi, Ann

Overview
Works: 113 works in 340 publications in 3 languages and 30,615 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Picture books  Stories in rhyme  History  Literature  Poetry  Folklore  Biographies  Action and adventure fiction 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Woodcutter, Other
Classifications: PZ8.3.C573, E
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Ann Grifalconi
 
Most widely held works by Ann Grifalconi
The village of round and square houses by Ann Grifalconi( Book )

20 editions published between 1986 and 1995 in English and Afrikaans and held by 2,860 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A grandmother explains to her listeners why in their village on the side of a volcano the men live in square houses and the women in round ones. Suggested level: junior, primary
Everett Anderson's goodbye by Lucille Clifton( Book )

13 editions published between 1983 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Everett Anderson has a difficult time coming to terms with his grief after his father dies
The midnight fox by Betsy Cromer Byars( Book )

16 editions published between 1968 and 1984 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,922 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tom dislikes spending the summer on his aunt's farm until he discovers a black fox in the forest and tracks her to her den
The jazz man by Mary Hays Weik( Book )

25 editions published between 1966 and 2007 in English and Chinese and held by 1,431 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A lame, lonely boy living on the top floor of an apartment building in Harlem is deserted by his parents and also loses the pleasure of listening to the music from the apartment next door when the jazz pianist moves away
Patrol : an American soldier in Vietnam by Walter Dean Myers( Book )

11 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in English and held by 1,302 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A frightened American soldier faces combat in the lush forests of Vietnam
The village that vanished by Ann Grifalconi( Book )

11 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in English and held by 1,103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In southeastern Africa, a young Yao girl and her mother find a way for their fellow villagers to escape approaching slave traders
The lion's whiskers : an Ethiopian folktale by Nancy Raines Day( Book )

3 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 844 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this tale from the Amhara people of Ethiopia, a patient woman uses her experience with a wild lion to win the love of her new stepson
Osa's pride by Ann Grifalconi( Book )

7 editions published between 1989 and 1990 in English and Undetermined and held by 843 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Osa's grandmother tells her a tale about the sins of pride and helps Osa gain a better perspective on what things are important
The secret soldier : the story of Deborah Sampson by Ann McGovern( Book )

2 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 785 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A brief biography of the woman who disguised herself as a man and joined the Continental Army during the Revolutionary War." --
Darkness and the butterfly by Ann Grifalconi( Book )

4 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 764 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Small Osa is fearless during the day, climbing trees or exploring the African valley where she lives, but at night she becomes afraid of the strange and terrifying things that might lie in the dark
America forever new : a book of poems by Sara W Brewton( Book )

3 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 755 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of poetry revealing the diversity of the land and people of the United States
Everett Anderson's friend by Lucille Clifton( Book )

13 editions published between 1976 and 1993 in English and held by 744 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Having eagerly anticipated the new neighbors, a boy is disappointed to get a whole family of girls
Everett Anderson's nine month long by Lucille Clifton( Book )

6 editions published between 1978 and 1989 in English and Undetermined and held by 742 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A small boy and his family anticipate the birth of their newest member
Don't you turn back by Langston Hughes( Book )

4 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 736 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Forty-five poems chosen from the work of the black poet, Langston Hughes, by Harlem fourth graders
Ain't nobody a stranger to me by Ann Grifalconi( Book )

3 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and held by 736 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A grandfather tells his granddaughter about his experience on the Underground Railroad and his escape from slavery
Everett Anderson's year by Lucille Clifton( Book )

6 editions published between 1974 and 1992 in English and held by 717 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chronicles, in verse, the month-to-month activities of seven-year-old Everett Anderson throughout the seasons of the year
Everett Anderson's 1 2 3 by Lucille Clifton( Book )

7 editions published between 1977 and 2002 in English and held by 623 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As a small boy's mother considers remarriage, he considers the numbers one, two, and three--sometimes they're lonely, sometimes crowded, but sometimes just right
In the Rainfield : who is the greatest? by Isaac Olaleye( Book )

3 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 593 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Wind, Fire, and Rain meet in the land of the Yoruba to decide which of them is the greatest, Wind and Fire make great shows of strength, but Rain demonstrates the power of gentleness
Julio's magic by Arthur Dorros( Book )

3 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 526 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young artist discovers the power of friendship when he helps his mentor win a prestigious wood-carving contest
Flyaway girl by Ann Grifalconi( Book )

3 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in English and held by 515 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sent by her mother to the edge of the Niger to gather rushes for the Ceremony of Beginnings, Nsia encounters many distractions, until the ancestors' spirits guide her on her way to becoming a wise little woman
 
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The village of round and square houses
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Everett Anderson's goodbyeThe midnight foxThe jazz manPatrol : an American soldier in VietnamThe village that vanishedThe lion's whiskers : an Ethiopian folktaleThe secret soldier : the story of Deborah SampsonEverett Anderson's friend
Alternative Names
Ann Grifalconi American children's illustrator and writer

Ann Grifalconi American illustrator and writer

Ann Grifalconi Amerikaans schrijfster

그리팔코니, 앤 1929-

그리팰코니, 앤 1929-

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