WorldCat Identities

Coerr, Eleanor

Overview
Works: 96 works in 501 publications in 11 languages and 20,447 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  History  High interest-low vocabulary books  Biographies  Literature  Picture books  Children's audiobooks  Children's films  Novels 
Roles: Author, Performer
Classifications: PZ7.C6567, E
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Eleanor Coerr
 
Most widely held works by Eleanor Coerr
Sadako and the thousand paper cranes by Eleanor Coerr( Book )

106 editions published between 1977 and 2021 in 8 languages and held by 4,805 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hospitalized with the dreaded atom bomb disease, leukemia, a child in Hiroshima races against time to fold one thousand paper cranes to verify the legend that by doing so a sick person will become healthy
The big balloon race by Eleanor Coerr( Book )

32 editions published between 1981 and 2010 in English and Swedish and held by 2,563 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ariel stows away in her mother's beautiful hot-air balloon as it lifts off for the big race of 1882 in the Mohawk Valley of New York State
The Josefina story quilt by Eleanor Coerr( Book )

31 editions published between 1981 and 2010 in English and held by 1,960 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While traveling west with her family in 1850, a young girl makes a patchwork quilt chronicling the experiences of the journey and reserves a special patch for her pet hen Josefina
Sadako by Eleanor Coerr( Book )

2 editions published between 1993 and 1995 in Dutch and English and held by 1,406 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sadako wordt duizelig tijdens een wedstrijd die wordt gehouden ter nagedachtenis van de atoomaanval op Hiroshima. In het ziekenhuis ontdekken de artsen dat ze leukemie heeft. Prentenboek met sfeervolle krijttekeningen in kleur. Vanaf ca. 9 jaar
Buffalo Bill and the Pony Express by Eleanor Coerr( Book )

11 editions published between 1993 and 1998 in English and held by 1,337 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sixteen-year-old Bill finds adventure when he becomes a rider for the Pony Express (though his letters home never hint at the dangers he encounters)
Mieko and the fifth treasure by Eleanor Coerr( Book )

28 editions published between 1993 and 2014 in English and held by 1,138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Staying with her grandparents after the atomic bomb has been dropped on Nagasaki, ten-year-old Mieko feels that the happiness in her heart has departed forever and she will no longer be able to produce a beautiful drawing for the contest at school
Sadako and the thousand paper cranes by Eleanor Coerr( Recording )

49 editions published between 1977 and 2019 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hospitalized with the dreaded atom bomb disease, Leukemia, a child in Hiroshima races against time to fold one thousand paper cranes to verify the legend that by doing so a sick person will become healthy
Chang's paper pony by Eleanor Coerr( Book )

9 editions published between 1988 and 2000 in English and held by 1,121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In San Francisco during the 1850's gold rush, Chang, the son of Chinese immigrants, wants a pony but cannot afford one until his friend Big Pete finds a solution
The Josefina story quilt by Eleanor Coerr( Recording )

20 editions published between 1986 and 2016 in English and held by 437 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While traveling west with her family in 1850, a young girl makes a patchwork quilt chronicling the experiences of the journey and reserves a special patch for her pet hen Josefina
The big balloon race by Eleanor Coerr( Recording )

21 editions published between 1981 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 428 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ariel almost causes her famous mother to lose a balloon race and then helps her win it
Circus day in Japan by Eleanor Coerr( Book )

15 editions published between 1953 and 2016 in English and Japanese and held by 366 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A Japanese brother and sister take a train from the farm where they live into the city to go to their first circus, where they delight in the jugglers, the trapeze artists, and the big white elephant."--
Josefina y la colcha de retazos by Eleanor Coerr( Book )

5 editions published between 1995 and 2006 in Spanish and held by 351 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While traveling west with her family in 1850, a young girl makes a patchwork quilt chronicling the experiences of the journey and reserves a special patch for her pet hen Josefina
S is for silver : a Nevada alphabet by Eleanor Coerr( Book )

4 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in English and held by 340 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brief rhymes for each letter of the alphabet, accompanied by longer explanatory text, present features of Nevada
Lady with a torch : how the Statue of Liberty was born by Eleanor Coerr( Book )

3 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 337 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes how the French sculptor Frédéric Auguste Bartholdi realized his dream of building the giant Statue of Liberty
Jane Goodall by Eleanor Coerr( Book )

1 edition published in 1976 in English and held by 304 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the woman whose childhood love of wildlife led her into the African bush to study chimpanzees and into later becoming a world-famous ethologist
The bell ringer and the pirates by Eleanor Coerr( Book )

2 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 287 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An Indian boy rings the Mission bells to warn of danger and signal safety when pirates attack
Sadako y las mil grullas de papel by Eleanor Coerr( Book )

21 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in Spanish and English and held by 249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hospitalized with the dreaded atom bomb disease, leukemia, a child in Hiroshima races against time to fold one thousand paper cranes to verify the legend that by doing so a sick person will become healthy
The mixed-up mystery smell by Eleanor Coerr( Book )

2 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Youthful detectives investigate the mystery of the mixed-up smell surrounding a formerly empty old house that is rumored to be haunted
Gigi, a baby whale borrowed for science and returned to the sea by Eleanor Coerr( Book )

2 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 234 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An account of a gray whale calf taken from its mother for study in a sheltered environment before being returned to the sea
Sadako and the thousand paper cranes by Eleanor Coerr( Visual )

14 editions published between 1990 and 2009 in English and held by 204 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Animated version of the true story of Sadako Sasaki, a young Japanese girl who developed leukemia from radiation caused by the bombing of Hiroshima. While hospitalized, her closest friend reminded her of the Japanese legend that if she folded a thousand paper cranes, the gods might grant her wish to be well again. With hope and determination, Sadako began folding
 
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The big balloon race The big balloon race
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The big balloon raceThe Josefina story quiltSadakoBuffalo Bill and the Pony ExpressMieko and the fifth treasureSadako and the thousand paper cranesChang's paper ponyThe Josefina story quilt
Alternative Names
Coer, Eleanor 1922-2010

Coerr, E. 1922-2010

Coerr, Eleanor

Coerr, Eleanor Beatrice 1922-

Eleanor Coerr Canadees schrijfster (1922-2010)

Eleanor Coerr kanadische Schriftstellerin und Kinderbuchautorin‏

Hicks Eleanor B.

Hicks, Eleanor B. 1922-2010

Page, Eleanor 1922-2010

النور کوئر نویسنده کانادایی

エレノア・コア

コア, エリナー

Languages
English (335)

Spanish (25)

Swedish (4)

Japanese (3)

French (2)

Basque (1)

Persian (1)

Arabic (1)

Korean (1)

Dutch (1)

Thai (1)