WorldCat Identities

Robbins, Ruth

Works: 12 works in 52 publications in 2 languages and 7,785 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Folklore  History  Fairy tales  Christmas stories 
Roles: Author, Illustrator
Classifications: PZ8.1.R5, E
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Ruth Robbins
Baboushka and the three kings by Ruth Robbins( Book )

17 editions published between 1960 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 3,488 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An old woman who was too busy to travel with the Wise Men to find the Child now searches endlessly for Him each Christmas season
The beautiful Christmas tree by Charlotte Zolotow( Book )

6 editions published between 1972 and 1991 in English and Japanese and held by 876 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Although everyone laughs when Mr. Crockett plants a straggly pine tree in front of his house, his loving care is rewarded in time
Stories California Indians told by Anne B Fisher( Book )

3 editions published between 1957 and 1963 in English and held by 546 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twelve stories, authentic California Indian legends, retold
The emperor and the drummer boy by Ruth Robbins( Book )

5 editions published in 1962 in English and held by 543 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two drummer boys serve as witnesses the day Emperor Napoleon orders a review of naval maneuvers despite being warned of a dangerous oncoming storm
Taliesin and King Arthur by Ruth Robbins( Book )

1 edition published in 1970 in English and held by 541 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Taliesin, young bard of King Arthur's court, tells of his strange childhood
Timothy too! by Charlotte Zolotow( Book )

1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 419 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John is tired of having his little brother Timmy always tagging along with him until Timmy gets a friend of his own
All in good time by Edward Ormondroyd( Book )

4 editions published between 1975 and 1983 in English and held by 418 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young girl is granted three rides in a magic elevator that transports her to the end of the nineteenth century
How the first rainbow was made : an American Indian tale by Ruth Robbins( Book )

2 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 344 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When so much rain falls on Mt. Shasta that the Indians cannot gather seeds, they ask Coyote for a sign the rain will stop
Harlequin & Mother Goose, or, The magic stick by Ruth Robbins( Book )

7 editions published in 1965 in English and held by 227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Long ago, Harlequin loved Columbine, but old miser Pantaloon would not let them marry. Then Mother Goose with her magic powers gave Harlequin his chance to win Sweet Columbine, setting in motion a breathless chase with greedy Pantaloon in hot pursuit
Fisherman's luck by Josephine Haskell Aldridge( Book )

3 editions published in 1966 in English and held by 197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Another tale of Sy the fisherman, who lives in a little house on the edge of the ocean in Maine. After a storm destroys his home, his good friends help him build a new life on the old land
A penny and a periwinkle by Josephine Haskell Aldridge( Book )

2 editions published in 1961 in English and held by 174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sy the fisherman lives by the sea. His worldly possessions are few, but his needs are simple. All he needs is a penny and a periwinkle
Nicolas Sidjakov by Ruth Robbins( )

1 edition published in 1961 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Audience level: 0.14 (from 0.09 for Baboushka ... to 1.00 for Nicolas Si ...)

Baboushka and the three kings
The beautiful Christmas tree