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Harcourt Brace Jovanovich

Overview
Works: 1,648 works in 2,709 publications in 2 languages and 63,203 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Poetry  Stories in rhyme  Folklore  Picture books  Children's audiobooks  Folk tales  Bildungsromans  Picture puzzles 
Roles: Publisher
Classifications: PZ7.W846, E
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Most widely held works about Harcourt Brace Jovanovich
 
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Most widely held works by Harcourt Brace Jovanovich
A visit to William Blake's inn : poems for innocent and experienced travelers by Nancy Willard( Book )

2 editions published between 1981 and 1982 in English and held by 3,871 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of poems describing the curious menagerie of guests who arrive at William Blake's inn. Inspired by William Blake's Songs of Innocence and Songs of Experience, this delightful collection of poetry for children brings to life Blake's imaginary inn and its unusual guests
King Bidgood's in the bathtub by Audrey Wood( Book )

1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 3,386 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Despite pleas from his court, a fun-loving king refuses to get out of his bathtub to rule his kingdom
The napping house by Audrey Wood( Recording )

2 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 2,940 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cuando una pulga despierta sube a la cama, todos que duermen reciben una sorpresa
Red leaf, yellow leaf by Lois Ehlert( Book )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 2,814 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lois Ehlert uses watercolor collage and pieces of actual seeds, fabric, wire, and roots in this innovative and rich introduction to the life of a tree. A special glossary explains how roots absorb nutrients, what photosynthesis is, how sap circulates, and other facts about trees
Raven : a trickster tale from the Pacific Northwest by Gerald McDermott( Book )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 2,740 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Raven, a Pacific Coast Indian trickster, sets out to find the sun
Working cotton by Sherley Anne Williams( Book )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 2,449 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young black girl relates the daily events of her family's migrant life in the cotton fields of central California
Feathers for lunch by Lois Ehlert( Book )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 2,356 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An escaped housecat encounters twelve birds in the back yard but fails to catch any of them and has to eat feathers for lunch
Eating the alphabet : fruits and vegetables from A to Z by Lois Ehlert( Book )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 2,292 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Overview: While teaching upper- and lowercase letters to preschoolers, Ehlert introduces fruits and vegetables from around the world. A glossary at the end provides interesting facts about each food. An alphabetical tour of the world of fruits and vegetables, from apricot and artichoke to yam and zucchini
Nuts to you! by Lois Ehlert( Book )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 2,021 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A rascally squirrel has an indoor adventure in a city apartment
Appalachia : the voices of sleeping birds by Cynthia Rylant( Book )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 1,682 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Text and illustrations explore the countryside and people of Appalachia
The first dog by Jan Brett( Book )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 1,570 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kip the Cave Boy and Paleowolf each face hunger and danger on a journey in Paleolithic times and, when they decide to join forces and help one another, Paleowolf becomes the first dog
Jump again! : more adventures of Brer Rabbit by Van Dyke Parks( Book )

1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 1,531 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brer Rabbit is at his lippity-clippity best, in his dapper courtship days when most all the folks in Hominy Grove live in cahoots like they've never had a falling out. Brer Rabbit and Brer Fox have their fusses, but when it comes to romance, Brer Rabbit just naturally shakes the eyelids off all the others
Jump! : the adventures of Brer Rabbit by Van Dyke Parks( Book )

1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 1,496 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A retelling of five tales in which crafty Brer Rabbit tries to outsmart all the other creatures in the animal community. Includes lyrics and music to the song, "Hominy Grove."
Sky dogs by Jane Yolen( Book )

2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 1,487 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young motherless boy in a tribe of Blackfeet Indians is present when his people see horses for the first time and are changed forever
Pish, posh, said Hieronymus Bosch by Nancy Willard( Book )

2 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 1,409 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The weird creatures which inhabit a medieval painter's home drive his housekeeper away, until a change of heart sends her back to the beasts and to Bosch in a new and loving relationship
Who is the beast? by Keith Baker( Book )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 1,378 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a tiger suspects he is the beast the jungle animals are fleeing from, he returns to them and points out their similarities
Hide and snake by Keith Baker( Book )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 1,326 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Play hide and seek with a snake
Elijah's angel : a story for Chanukah and Christmas by Michael J Rosen( Book )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 1,252 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At Christmas-Hanukkah time, a Christian woodcarver gives a carved angel to a young Jewish friend, who struggles with accepting the Christmas gift until he realizes that friendship means the same thing in any religion
Walking to sleep : new poems and translations by Richard Wilbur( Book )

1 edition published in 1969 in English and held by 1,170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Meet the orchestra by Ann Hayes( Book )

2 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 1,157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the features, sounds and role of each musical instrument in the orchestra
 
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Audience level: 0.11 (from 0.08 for Red leaf, ... to 1.00 for Form 10-K ...)

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A visit to William Blake's inn : poems for innocent and experienced travelers
Alternative Names

controlled identityHarcourt Brace & Company

controlled identityHarcourt, Brace & World

Academic Press, a subsidiary of Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, Publishers.

Harcourt Brace Jovanovich/Academic Press.

Harcourt Brace Jovanovich College Publishers.

Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, Inc.

Harcourt Brace Jovanovich Publishers.

Harcourt General, Inc Harcourt Brace Jovanovich

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HBJ (Harcourt Brace Jovanovich)

Languages
English (38)

German (1)

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King Bidgood's in the bathtubThe napping houseRed leaf, yellow leafRaven : a trickster tale from the Pacific NorthwestWorking cottonFeathers for lunchEating the alphabet : fruits and vegetables from A to ZNuts to you!